Essays about: "structural systems"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 305 essays containing the words structural systems.

  1. 1. Developing a grading tool for sustainable design of structural systems in buildings

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell miljöteknik

    Author : Andres Oswaldo Zabala Mejia; [2021]
    Keywords : Construction; Design for Deconstruction; Design for Adaptability; Material efficiency; Structural Design; Sustainability.;

    Abstract : Construction is known for consuming large quantities of raw materials and high amounts of energy. In 2018, the construction industry was responsible for 6% of global energy consumption, 11% of global CO2 emissions, and approximately 36% of the total waste in the European Union. READ MORE

  2. 2. Towards Regenerative (Agri)Cultures. An ethnographic case study of integrated socio-ecological restoration at the Hof Lebensberg community farm, Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Cina Tanzarella; [2021]
    Keywords : Socio-Ecological Systems; System Thinking; Regenerative Agriculture; Agroecology; Ecosystem Restoration; Sustainability Transformations; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Agriculture is today the human activity most vulnerable to Climate Change, and one of its leading causes. Regenerative Agriculture offers powerful tools to restore ecosystems, without sacrificing abundant food production; nevertheless, a systematic adoption of such practices is incompatible with the existing economic structures and calls for a radical societal change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Application of NOMA for Mobile High Definition Images

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för tillämpad signalbehandling

    Author : Aishwarya Reddy Danda; Naga Manikanta Chama; [2021]
    Keywords : 5G; Bit Error Rate; High Definition Images; Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access; Performance Assesment; Structural Similarity Index.;

    Abstract : The telecommunications technology has been developed tremendously as there has been an ever-increasing demand for more speed and reliability. The enormous increase in the number of smart phones and other data consuming devices, combined with the development of enhanced multimedia applications has resulted in a dramatic increase in the volume of mobile data traffic. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predicting failure distribution for varying load histories applied to paper materials

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Matilda Rosdahl; [2021]
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    Abstract : Paper materials are renewable and recyclable and are often used for packaging applications, e.g., as in corrugated fiberboard boxes. From an engineering perspective, paper materials can be used to construct packaging with low weight but with high relative strength. READ MORE

  5. 5. RTIC - A Zero-Cost Abstraction for Memory Safe Concurrency

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

    Author : Henrik Tjäder; [2021]
    Keywords : Embedded systems; real-time; concurrency; RTIC; RTFM; Real-Time For the Masses; Real-Time Interrupt-driven Concurrency;

    Abstract : Embedded systems are commonplace, often with real-time requirements, limited resources and increasingly complex workloads with high demands on security and reliability. The complexity of these systems calls for extensive developer experience and many tools has been created to aid in the development of the software running on such devices. READ MORE