Essays about: "systems thinking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 194 essays containing the words systems thinking.

  1. 1. Oulu Biovillage: Exploring Blue Bioeconomy Ecosystem Opportunities in Oulu, Finland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Emeline Lex; [2019]
    Keywords : Bioeconomy; blue bioeconomy; circular economy; ecosystem; waste-to-resource systems; local; community; regenerative; fish; aquaculture; renewable energies; biogas; bioenergy; live-work; cradle-to-cradle; typologies; greenhouse; environment; business; Oulu; Finland; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : By the year 2030, the world will need 50% more food, 45% more energy and 30% more water. This growth in demand will increase pressure on our natural resources. Ingenuitive and adaptive thinking will therefore be required in the ways we build our cities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy-water nexus in Mexico: A network-based approach of polycentric governance.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ricardo Gómez Zamudio; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy-water nexus; polycentric governance; social network analyis; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : By 2050, sixty percent of human population worldwide is going to live in cities. This will increase natural resource consumption to provide products and services in cities. Additionally, current policy making is done through a silo thinking mindset where unintended consequences can undermine natural resources availability. READ MORE

  3. 3. E-wallet - designed for usability

    University essay from KTH/Kommunikationssystem, CoS; KTH/Kommunikationssystem, CoS

    Author : Bercis Arslan; Blenda Fröjdh; [2019]
    Keywords : Usability; usability testing; e-wallet; mobile payments; Think-aloud protocol; performance measurements; Användarbarhet; användarbarhetstestning; e-plånbok; mobilbetalningar; tänkhögt protokoll; prestationsmätningar;

    Abstract : As the use of mobile payment applications (apps) and electronic wallets (e-wallets)increases, so does the demand for a improved user experience when interactingwith these apps. The field of Human-Computer interaction (HCI) focuses onthe design, evaluation, and implementation of interactive computing systems forhuman use. READ MORE

  4. 4. Resilience in urban hydrology : A study of storm water management in the municipality of Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Boel Lindberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Storm water management; Storm water; Stormwater; Blue structures; Resilience in infrastructure; Urban runoff;

    Abstract : The environmental issues of storm water in the urban environment is addressed in political policies on many different governance levels. The concept of “sustainable storm water” in Europe uses the natural water cycle as a template for urban drainage, and the EU has a water framework directive (WFD) with a systems approach, using drainage basins as the starting point of all actions. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Physical Platform for Teaching Distributed Systems in a Simplified Setting

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Teo Klestrup Röijezon; Therese Kennerberg; [2019]
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    Abstract : The digitalization of our society is moving quickly, and we all want to keep up with it. This puts a lot of pressure on schools to teach programming and computational thinking in the education. For this reason The Swedish agency of education (Skolverket) is adding com- putational thinking to the Swedish primary school curriculum. READ MORE