Essays about: "recent trends in it"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 94 essays containing the words recent trends in it.

  1. 1. A study on the quality of the NKG2015 geoid model over the Nordic countries

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avdelningen för Matematik, Data- och Lantmäteriteknik

    Author : Jenny Berntsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Geodesi; modell; kvalitet;

    Abstract : Geoidmodellen NKG2015 (Nordiska kommissionen för geodesi) är den senaste geoidmodellen över Norden. Det har inte publicerats någon forskning om kvaliteten på den här nya modellen, därför kan den här studien bidra till forskningen inom ämnet. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vegetation phenology derived using the plant phenology index and the normalized difference vegetation index for the Balkan peninsula, south-eastern Europe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Aleksandra Ivanova; [2019]
    Keywords : physical geography; ecosystem analysis; phenology; vegetation; climate change; remote sensing; plant phenology index; PPI; timesat; Balkan peninsula; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This study analyses the performance of the satellite derived Plant Phenology Index (PPI) against the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) for estimating start of season (SOS) and end of season (EOS) of vegetation growth in part of the Balkan Peninsula, Southeastern Europe (2000 – 2016). Results revealed that PPI and NDVI differ considerably; SOS and EOS may diverge by more than one month between the two indices. READ MORE

  3. 3. An analysis of the #AidToo movement on Twitter: What impacts can a hashtag achieve on sexual exploitation and abuse in the aid sector?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Natacha Cornaz; [2019]
    Keywords : #AidToo; #MeToo; aid; online activism; safeguarding; SEA; sexual exploitation and abuse; social movements; Twitter;

    Abstract : Abuses and sexual misconduct have been present in the aid sector for decades. In 2013, a UN investigation declared sexual exploitation and abuse the most significant risk to UN peacekeeping missions. Nevertheless, the culture of impunity and hypocrisy still prevails in the aid sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. At what price? Searching for environmentally sustainable and socially just urban greening strategies in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Victoria Jepson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Urban Greening; Social Justice; Urban Planning; Critical Urban Theory; Malmö; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With sustainability at the forefront of many cities’ urban development plans, it is possible that sustainable polices are targeted to attract a certain group of inhabitants. Malmö, Sweden, has implemented changes in order to gain international recognition as a green city but has also been experiencing growing residential segregation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Servitization in Manufacturing Firms: Exploring Possible Relations Between the Product-Service Systems Offered by Highly Servitized Manufacturing Firms and the Market Environments in which they Operate

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Max Parkosidis; Edvin Magneteg; [2019]
    Keywords : Servitization; Services; Product-Service Systems; Product-Service Continuum; Highly Servitized; Servitization Possibilities; Manufacturing Firm; Market Environment; Internet of Things; Technology and Engineering; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title Servitization in Manufacturing Firms: Exploring Possible Relations Between the Product-Service Systems Offered by Highly Servitized Manufacturing Firms and the Market Environments in which they Operate Authors Edvin Magneteg Max Parkosidis Supervisors Ola Alexanderson, Faculty of Engineering (LTH), Lund University Stefan Calling, ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems Background In recent years, an increasing number of manufacturing firms have started looking towards servitization as a way of developing their business - offering different forms of product-service systems rather than only selling products. There are numerous ways in which manufacturing firms can choose to offer services, and the extent to which different firms have chosen to servitize also varies, with some firms having taken significant steps towards becoming pure service providers. READ MORE