Essays about: "sand"

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  1. 1. Soil organic carbon prediction using Sentinel-2 data and the LUCAS topsoil database

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Philipp Hansen; [2020]
    Keywords : Sentinel-2 LUCAS topsoil database Soil organic carbon mapping Multispectral data; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Its carbon sink potential as well as soil fertility benefits make organic carbon a soil variable for which reliable quantification methods are sought. This thesis work aims at investigating the possibility of adapting a large soil spectral library to build models for SOC predictions with remotely sensed, multispectral data. READ MORE

  2. 2. Den föränderliga lekplatsen : barns möjligheter att påverka sin lekmiljö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Elin Arai; [2020]
    Keywords : påverkbar lekplats; lekmiljö; löst material; loose parts; påverkbara lekredskap; Malmös temalekplatser;

    Abstract : Uppsatsen undersöker föränderlighet och möjligheten att påverka som en kvalitetsaspekt av lekmiljön. I tidigare studier av barns lekmiljöer har det konstaterats att miljöer som inte är statiska utan som går att förändra är en kvalitet för leken. READ MORE

  3. 3. Feasibility study for a 300kW pilot scale hydrogen production process from wood biomass : The case of Sandviksverket, Växjö

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för byggd miljö och energiteknik (BET)

    Author : Derick Samjeila Ewang; [2020]
    Keywords : Hydrogen; Biomass; Pyrolysis; Gasification; Combustion.;

    Abstract : Historically, fossil fuel sources (coal, oil and natural gas) have played significant role in meet global energy demand. As global population continue to rise, more and more energy resources are needed and there is a continuous depletion of these energy resources. READ MORE

  4. 4. OSL Dating and Grain Size Analysis: A Case Study in Brattforsheden and the Siljan Area in Central Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Tziavaras Charilaos; [2020]
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    Abstract : The geomorphological evolution of areas in Central Sweden after their deglaciation from the Fennoscandian Ice Sheet (FeIS) retreat has been a topic of study in the past, with more extensive work being done the more recent years. It is assumed that the FeIS retreat produced big quantities of fine material, which then could be deposited in the newly exposed areas. READ MORE

  5. 5. Back to mother nature : the potential of using nature-based solutions to mitigate climate change vulnerabilities along the coast of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Julian Cortes; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; nature-based solutions; suitability analysis; coastal vulnerability; Dar es Salaam; adaptation; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Climate change has been identified as one of the greatest threats facing our world today. The effects of climate change are expected to increase global sea level rise and the frequency and intensity of extreme weather events. READ MORE