Essays about: "technical risk analysis methods"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words technical risk analysis methods.

  1. 1. Mainstreaming Nature-based Solutions - The Impact of Societal Dynamics on Risk and Adaptation Perspectives of Pluvial Floods in Malmö

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Minja Sillanpää; Sofia Ritthammer; [2022]
    Keywords : Nature-based Solutions; Blue-Green Solutions; Mainstreaming Adaptation; Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management; Pluvial Flood-Risk; Climate Change Adaptation; Private Stakeholder Engagement; Capacity Development; Grounded Theory; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Cities around the world are not only facing the impacts of climate change but are also increasingly charged with the responsibility to adapt. The city of Malmö in Sweden, facing the consequences of ever-so-present pluvial floods, has set an objective to increase the use of multifunctional Nature-based Solutions (NBS) in its urban stormwater planning. READ MORE

  2. 2. Interaction between cobalt nanoparticles and DPPC at pulmonary conditions

    University essay from KTH/Yt- och korrosionsvetenskap

    Author : Paula Sommer; [2021]
    Keywords : metallic nanoparticles; lipids; lung surfactants; adsorption; pulmonary fluid; metalliska nanopartiklar; lipider; lungtensider; adsorption; syntetisk lungvätska;

    Abstract : Nanomaterial produceras och används alltmer i tekniska lösningar för att förbättra t.ex. materialegenskaper. Eftersom ett materials egenskaper förändras när det är i nanoskala så påverkas även dess toxikologiska egenskaper. READ MORE

  3. 3. DEVELOPMENT OF RISK INFORMED METHODS FOR ESTIMATING RADIATION RELEASE FROM CABLE FIRES AT HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS FACILITIES

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Daniel Funk; [2020]
    Keywords : Fire Safety Engineering; CERN; Fire-induced Radiological release; particle accelerator; Fire Protection; Fire Risk Analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : CERN operates the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator. The LHC was built to advance the state of knowledge in particle physics by increasing the energy of colliding particles to the TeV range. READ MORE

  4. 4. Qualitative risk analysis on wave energy technologies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för elektroteknik

    Author : Nice Sam Bliss; [2020]
    Keywords : Wave energy; risk analysis; qualitative risk analysis; barriers; ocean energy; Vågkraft; risk analys;

    Abstract : Wave energy as an industry is yet to emerge as a reliable energy technology. As of now, no wave energy device is said to be a commercial success. Survival in the harsh ocean environment, the low frequency of waves and the variability of wave resources are the basic challenges that a wave power concept or a developer has to overcome. READ MORE

  5. 5. Flood vulnerability analysis for inland medium-sized cities: Guang’an as an example

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Ting Liang; [2017]
    Keywords : GIS; socio-ecological system; flood vulnerability;

    Abstract : Vulnerability studies look into the impact of hazard events on socio-ecological systems. Socio-ecological vulnerability is a very complex subject because it is not only a technical matter but also a social problem. READ MORE