Essays about: "spatial knowledge"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 310 essays containing the words spatial knowledge.

  1. 1. Integrating horticultural and arable crops : a sustainable way to increase vegetable production in Scania?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Stina Helena Mortensen; [2022]
    Keywords : Horticulture; agriculture; vegetables; crop rotation; crop sequence; diversification; integration; ecosystem services; farmers’ attitudes;

    Abstract : Modern arable production is associated with a highly homogenous landscape with few cultivated species and is relying heavily on external chemical inputs. Intensive vegetable production, on the other hand, is associated with environmental costs such as increased risk of nutrient leaching and loss of soil organic matter. READ MORE

  2. 2. Accuracy and Reliability of 3D Scanning Spatial Data when Capturing Limb Morphology for Use within Prosthetics and Orthotics: A Scoping Review

    University essay from Jönköping University/HHJ. Ortopedteknisk plattform

    Author : Miles Bailey-Brændgaard; Peter Wibe Enevoldsen; [2022]
    Keywords : Scanner; 3D; Accuracy; Reliability; Validity; Prosthetics; Orthotics; Shape capture; Measurement; Human; Shape; Morphology; Assessment;

    Abstract : Background: Scanners are becoming widespread in Prosthetics and Orthotics, replacing plaster casting in the manufacture of some types of devices. P&O shape capture must be accurate and reliable, so the device is comfortable and reproducible between clinicians/sessions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Questioning child-friendliness of public spaces in a modernist district Sykhiv (Lviv, Ukraine)

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Anna Kalash; [2022]
    Keywords : Child-friendly city; public realm; active public space; independent mobility; children’s infrastructure; reconceptualizing the playground; Environmental child-friendliness; affordance theory; modern microdistrict; neighborhood.;

    Abstract : Importance of seeing and implementing children’s needs in the urban public realm is widely discussed among urban researchers in recent years. It is becoming more challenging, as nowadays there are more than one billion children growing up in cities,which is more than ever before. READ MORE

  4. 4. Spatial co-occurrence between wind power and boreal forestlands with lichen important for reindeer browsing : a landscape analysis

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Erik Lundmark; [2022]
    Keywords : lichen; qGIS; reindeer; reindeer husbandry; spatial analysis; wind power;

    Abstract : To meet the increasing demand of renewable energy, Sweden aim to expand the onshore wind power production from 30 TWh today, to 80 TWh by 2040. Most wind power sites will be placed in Northern Sweden, which coincides with the reindeer husbandry area, where indigenous Sami have a legislated reindeer husbandry right. READ MORE

  5. 5. Living Transnational Financial Lives: Exploring the Everyday Financial Practices, Networks and Subjectivities of Singaporeans in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Yong Hao Tan; [2022]
    Keywords : Financialisation of everyday life; transnational migrants; everyday financial practices; networks; subjectivities; Singapore; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the everyday financial lives of transnational migrants through the case of Singaporean migrants in Sweden. Drawing upon the scholarship on the financialisation of everyday life and transnational migration across economic and sociocultural geography, this thesis develops a conceptual framework that explores the everyday financial practices, networks and subjectivities that shape the lived financial realities of transnational migrants and how the complex and overlapping relationships between these different aspects of the financial everyday shapes the formation of the transnational financial subject. READ MORE