Essays about: "seasonality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 essays containing the word seasonality.

  1. 1. Assessing annual forest phenology: a comparison of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and phenocamera datasets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Shangharsha Thapa; [2020]
    Keywords : Geography; Ecosystem Analysis; Near-surface Remote Sensing; UAV; Phenocamera; Forest Phenology; Phenophase; Seasonality; NDVI; GCC; Geomatics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Near-surface remote sensing platforms such as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and phenocameras appear to be potential platforms for keeping track of seasonal dynamics at a local scale. This research focusses on extracting time series of different vegetation indices (VIs) from both platforms, computing seasonality events from them and comparing the results against spectral sensor data. READ MORE

  2. 2. Planetary boundary layer height measurements in a rural environment in southern Sweden - Relation to meteorological parameters and aerosol particle concentrations

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

    Author : Ellen Carneheim; [2020]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to analyse planetary boundary layer height (BLH) measurements from the Hyltemossa research station and find their dependence on seasonality, time of day, and air temperature. Further, investigation was made into the correlation between mass concentration of particulate matter with equivalent diameter... READ MORE

  3. 3. Impacts of peer-to-peer rental accommodation in Stockholm, Barcelona and Rio de Janeiro : An exploratory analysis of Airbnb’s data

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Irene Suárez Pacios; [2020]
    Keywords : Airbnb; peer-to-peer economy; shared economy; exploratory analysis; text mining; Airbnb; peer-to-peer-ekonomi; delad ekonomi; undersökande analys; textutvinning;

    Abstract : As a part of the growing movement called the “peer-to-peer” economy, Airbnb has changed the short-stay rental market and has become one of the world’s largest booking websites for finding an accommodation to stay. The platform has also affected the economy of tourism around the world, so, given the importance of the subject, in this thesis study, the impacts that the Airbnb rental accommodation model has on clients of Stockholm, Barcelona and Rio de Janeiro is studied. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cooperation and innovation to develop tourism and combat seasonality : A case study of local tourism firms in Geiranger, Norway

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Vendela Beckman; [2020]
    Keywords : tourism; seasonality; innovation; cooperation; development; turism; säsong; innovation; samarbete; utveckling;

    Abstract : This qualitative study describes how local tourism firms in Geiranger, Norway view innovation and cooperation as strategies to develop tourism and combat seasonality. The study examines different approaches to seasonality as well as how the innovation system of a tourism destination can be a way to transition from one to all-season tourism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Size and Seasonality : Using Enterprise Value and the January effect to Investigate the Size effect on the Swedish stock market 2000-2019 .

    University essay from Jönköping University; Jönköping University

    Author : Martin Djerf; August Lundgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Size effect; January effect; Enterprise Value; Market anomalies; Efficient Market Hypothesis; Fama and French three-factor model;

    Abstract : In 1981, Banz discovered evidence suggesting that small-cap firms outperform large-cap firms when considering risk-adjusted returns. Banz (1981), called this the “size effect” and raised concerns regarding the ability of current asset pricing models to set accurate prices for assets. READ MORE