Essays about: "studying science"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 176 essays containing the words studying science.

  1. 16. Take (to) the Sea! - A Deep dive Into the Legal Regime Governing the Delineation and Delimitation of the Arctic Ocean

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

    Author : Erik Kvarfordt; [2020]
    Keywords : Public International Law; The Law of the Sea; UNCLOS; Article 76 UNCLOS; Article 83 UNCLOS; The Outer Continental Shelf; The Arctic; Delineation; Delimitation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The polar ice cap in the Arctic is receding, which has led to an increase in activity in the region. As the Arctic is becoming more accessible, economic opportunities are opening, making territorial claims in the region increasingly interesting to the Arctic Coastal States. READ MORE

  2. 17. Energy Efficiency Potential of Occupancy-Based Control of Energy Systems in an Office Environment

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Moa Mattsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Occupancy-based; Occupancy; Energy Efficiency Potential;

    Abstract : Energy efficiency of buildings is an important measure to obtain a reduction of emissions of greenhouse gases since the building sector currently emits 40% of the total emissions in the world. A modification of control systems within commercial buildings is shown in earlier research to have a possible energy saving. READ MORE

  3. 18. Ashish Vivekar (2020) Evaluation of methodology for estimating crop yield from multispectral UAV images : a case study at Lönnstorp, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Ashish Vivekar; [2020]
    Keywords : Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; Multispectral Sensor; Radiometric Correction; Reflection calibration; Phenology; GEM; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Adaptation of modern Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and multispectral sensor technology in agriculture can enhance the capacity to accurately monitor crops. But these technologies come with its own set of challenges. READ MORE

  4. 19. Walking a tightrope towards sustainability : a multi-level transition analysis of Iranian Nature Schools as an alternative educational initiative

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Fateme Bashiri; [2020]
    Keywords : Education for Sustainable Development; Multi-Level Perspective; Free Social Spaces; Nature Schools in Iran; Sustainability Science; Social Innovations; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Sustainable development requires a change of values, norms, and capabilities within individuals and societies, and education is a crucial means to achieve these goals. However, transformation is not a simple task as dominant structures due to path-dependency and lock-in processes resist change, put pressure on innovative approaches, and hinder their potential for change. READ MORE

  5. 20. Apart not alone while we #workfromhome: Tweeters Online Communal Coping with Involuntary Remote Work During COVID-19

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Saralie Sernhede; [2020]
    Keywords : Social media; Twitter; hashtag; communal coping; remote work; COVID-19;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the role of social media in communal coping. Specifically, it explores the role of Twitter in the communal coping with stressors affecting a global population due to the COVID-19 pandemic disease, with the purpose of answering the main research question: How is Twitter being used as a platform for online coping with the common stressor of involuntary teleworking from home during a pandemic? Through a mixed methods analysis of Twitter content collected from two weeks in April 2020, this thesis examines how Tweeters are connecting with each other through the hashtag #workfromhome in order to cope with stressors involved with working remotely from their homes. READ MORE