Essays about: "science fiction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 75 essays containing the words science fiction.

  1. 1. Exhibiting transparency without opening the 'Black Box' - Balancing act between Data Protection and Trade Secrets Rights in Solely Automated Decision-Making AI system in Healthcare

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

    Author : Kristina Christensen; [2020]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence; Healthcare; Automated Decision-Making; Transparency; Data Protection; GDPR; Trade Secrets; TSA; Balancing Act; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : What was once called science fiction has developed over the years to be one of the most strategic technologies of the 21st century – artificial intelligence (AI) is real. The rapid digitalization has opened new pathways in Swedish healthcare, by increasing productivity and the effectiveness of care delivery as well as helping more patients in receiving better care. READ MORE

  2. 2. Galactic Dynamics and the spread of Galactic Civilisations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Astronomi

    Author : Markus Strickert; [2020]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Abstract The idea of the spread of life through the galaxy is, in most minds, considered science fiction. Yet, scientists argue that most galaxies have had more than enough time for civilisation development and space travel. READ MORE

  3. 3. Every Body in its Place : The reproduction of inequality by way of education in Metropolis and Snowpiercer 

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Ebbe Bjelkendal; [2020]
    Keywords : Ideology; ideological state apparatuses; pedagogic action; pedagogic authority; science fiction; corporatism; neoliberalism;

    Abstract : With increasing inequality in the world, having knowledge about the apparatuses maintaining unequal social structures is important. Utopian and dystopian science fiction films are a good source for analysis of social structures, due to their inherent interest in social critique and the role of semiotics in the spreading of ideology. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender and Sexuality on Gethen : A Contemporary Analysis of Ursula K le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Author : Ellen Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : gender; sexuality; Ursula K Le Guin; The Left Hand of Darkness; science fiction; kön; sexualitet; Ursula K Le Guin; Mörkrets Vänstra Hand; science fiction;

    Abstract : Ursula K Le Guin wrote The Left Hand of Darkness (1969) because she wanted to explore the limitations of gender and sexuality in a way that reflected the ongoing epistemic changes in her society. She created the Gethenians, an ambisexual, androgynous species that live most of their life without an assigned sex, making their entire society lack the concept of gender. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gate Recurrent Unit Neural Networks for Hearing Instruments

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Harshit Sharma; Pallavi Rajanna; [2020]
    Keywords : Keyword Spotting; GRU; Gated; Recurrent; Unint; RNN; Hearing Instruments; Hearing; Instruments.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Gated Recurrent Unit (GRU) neural networks have gained popularity for applications such as keyword spotting, speech recognition and other artificial intelligence applications. Typically for most applications training and inference is performed on cloud servers, and the result are transferred to the power constrained device, e.g. READ MORE