Essays about: "pull"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 260 essays containing the word pull.

  1. 1. Chinese immigrants studying and working in Sweden -A Push-Pull analysis of their motivation and experiences

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Fangfei Liu; [2019-02-13]
    Keywords : Chinese immigrants; push-pull analyses; study and work motivation for being in Sweden;

    Abstract : This is a qualitative research study, which aims to explore why Chinese studentschoose to study and work in Sweden and find out what “Pushes” them from Chinaand what “Pulls” them to study and work in Sweden. The “Push – Pull” model wasused to analyze the data. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting rifle shooting accuracy from context and sensor data : A study of how to perform data mining and knowledge discovery in the target shooting domain

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Datateknik och informatik; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Datateknik och informatik

    Author : Max Pettersson; Viktor Jansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Interpretability; Target shooting; Regression trees; Feature selection; Cross-validation;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to develop an interpretable model that gives predictions for what factors impacted a shooter’s results. Experiment is our chosen research method. Our three independent variables are weapon movement, trigger pull force and heart rate. Our dependent variable is shooting accuracy. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Long Way Home : Spontaneous Returns and Potential Returns of Syrian Refugees Examined

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Shant Kerbabian; [2019]
    Keywords : Syria; Return Migration; Spontaneous Return; Syrian Refugees; Diaspora; Homeland; Transnationalism;

    Abstract : The recent wave of Syrian refugees’ spontaneous return to conflict areas in Syria is not a new phenomenon, various cases of return to areas that do not meet safety and security standards has happened in cases like Somali refugees returning from Kenya or Angolan refugees returning from Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo. However, the Syrian case is important to study in order to examine any new patterns or elements in refugee returns that could arise or could be unpacked by looking into the Syrian case. READ MORE

  4. 4. The relationship between country characteristics, development levels and brain drain - A quantitative analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ella Bråve; [2019]
    Keywords : Brain drain; development levels; high-skilled migration; push- and pull-factors; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Brain drain refers to the international migration of highly skilled people. It can affect countries of all development levels, but it is the brain drain from developing countries that has garnered the most attention. READ MORE

  5. 5. Finite element modelling of strained nanowire heterostructures

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Synkrotronljusfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Alexander Grape Wyke; [2019]
    Keywords : Strain; nanowire; heterostructure; physics; nanophysics; COMSOL; simulation; lattice; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : When two materials with different lattice constants are grown together, this generates stress between them, and therefore strain. This strain causes them to have different thermal and electrical properties, and this is especially important on the nanoscale where changes have large impacts. READ MORE