Essays about: "strain"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 618 essays containing the word strain.

  1. 1. LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYMENT, VIOLENT CRIME AND VIOLENCE-RELATED BEHAVIOUR

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Natalia Eriksson; [2020-07-01]
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    Abstract : This is a panel data study over 289 Swedish municipalities for the period of 2000–2018. The purpose of this study is to reinvestigate the relationship between long-term unemployment and violent crime, as well as alcohol-drugs-related behaviour. READ MORE

  2. 2. Monitoring and Modelling of the Abiskojåkka Bridge

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Byggkonstruktion och brand

    Author : Kasper Furenstam; [2020]
    Keywords : Prestressed bridge; Abisko; Monitoring; thermal effects; FEM;

    Abstract : The infrastructure of today is getting older and problems caused by deterioration over time is affecting the service life of these structures. In Sweden most of the existing bridges were constructed 60 to 70 years ago, rising the need to determine the state of health of the bridges as the maintenance costs will increase heavily. READ MORE

  3. 3. Paper receipts, something from the past? : A digital solution towards a better future

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Saros Solimanajd; [2020]
    Keywords : Digital receipt; BPA; Design purposal;

    Abstract : Sustainability is a hot topic now, where we try to solve problems that puts a strain on ourenvironment. While many focus on solution concerning how we consume today, there is alsoa need to look at the smaller target. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pulp compositions and their influence on the production of dialcohol cellulose

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap och fysik (from 2013)

    Author : Viktoria Carlsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : The characteristics of products made from pulp can be modified through different methods. If the pulp is refined either laboratory or industrially, the fibres in the pulp become more flexible and therefore creates stronger bonds to each other, which results in a final product with a higher strength. READ MORE

  5. 5. Riders on the Storm : A Study on Natural Disasters and Post-Conflict Violence

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Simon Lidström; [2020]
    Keywords : Natural Disasters; Earthquakes; Floods; Pandemics; Post-Conflict; Violence; State Capacity; Non-State Groups;

    Abstract : Many studies find support that natural disaster events and post-conflict episodes increase the risk of organized violence. However, few are found to investigate if post-conflict countries become more violent in the aftermath of natural disasters. READ MORE