Essays about: "risk assessments"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 137 essays containing the words risk assessments.

  1. 1. Worst Credible Process Fire: Experiences from the Norwegian Petroleum Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Linnéa Tengvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Worst Credible Process Fire; Norwegian offshore industry; offshore fire safety; offshore process safety; offshore design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The term Worst Credible Process Fire (WCPF) was introduced to the Norwegian Petroleum Industry as a complement to the probabilistic approach to define design loads for offshore facilities. Currently there are mainly two documents about the WCPF being the SINTEF report (2017) and the definition in NORSOK S-001 (2018). READ MORE

  2. 2. Attack Modeling and Risk Assessments in Software Defined networking (SDN)

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Tanyi Frankeline; [2019]
    Keywords : SDN; Application layer; Northbound Interface; Controller; Southbound Interface; data plane OpenFlow; Threat Model; MulVAL; Attack Graph; Attack Trees; Risk Analysis;

    Abstract : Software Defined Networking (SDN) is a technology which provides a network architecture with three distinct layers that is, the application layer which is made up of SDN applications, the control layer which is made up of the controller and the data plane layer which is made up of switches. However, the exits different types of SDN architectures some of which are interconnected with the physical network. READ MORE

  3. 3. Carbon Stability of Biochar : Methods for assessment and indication

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Helena Söderqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Biochar; Stability; MRT; Carbon sink; Carbon stability; Negative emissions technology NET ;

    Abstract : Biochar can reduce the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere and is acknowledged as one feasible technology for negative carbon emissions. The stability of carbon in biochar is of major importance for the carbon sequestration value. A method for confident estimation of the stability is needed to make efficient priorities for the climate. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Company's Guide to Environmental Action

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Alexandra Teorell; [2019]
    Keywords : EU law; Competition law; Environmental Law; Environmental Integration; Horizontal Agreements; Cartels; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : While industries stand responsible for many of the emissions leading to global warming, tackling climate change seems to fall upon individuals and states. The limited course of corporate action may in many ways be traced back to competition law. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sorption of perfluorinated and polyfluorinated alkylated substances (PFASs) in the subsurface of an industrial site in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Carl Sköld; [2019]
    Keywords : Sorption; soil-water partitioning; Kd; PFOS; PFOA; PFHxS; Sorption; fördelningskoefficient; Kd; PFOS; PFOA; PFHxS;

    Abstract : Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are a group of emerging chemicals which havereceived increasing attention due to their toxicity, persistent properties, and global distribution.In this study, sorption coefficients (Kd and KOC) of PFASs in an industrial site in Sweden wereevaluated. READ MORE