Essays about: "the production of space"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 365 essays containing the words the production of space.

  1. 1. No jobs on a dead planet: Swedish unions’ perceptions of their roles in a just transition

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hedvig Schylander; [2021-06-15]
    Keywords : Just transition; Sweden; Labour unions; Unionisation; The Swedish Model; Climate change; Sustainability; Sustainable development; Sustainable Development Goals; SDG; Climate transition; Agenda 2030;

    Abstract : If we are to avoid the worst-case scenarios of climate change and environmental issues, we must drastically reduce our emissions of greenhouse gases. Such a transition to an ecologically sustainable society has far-reaching consequences on production systems and labour markets. READ MORE

  2. 2. Industry 4.0 Analysis of the implementation of Industry 4.0 in a medical technology enterprise with a comparison with automotive enterprises and options for improvement

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Bo Wei; Kevin Alius; [2021]
    Keywords : Industry 4.0; med tech; automotive; regulation; smart business; smart factory; smart customers;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the implementation of Industry 4.0 in medical technical industry (med tech). The aim of the thesis is to get a sufficient evaluation on the Industry 4.0 implementation in a German medical technology enterprise, and also to find suggestions for improving the implementation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Challenges when introducing collaborative robots in SME manufacturing industry

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Marie Schnell; [2021]
    Keywords : Human-robot collaboration; HRC; collaborative robots; cobots; SME; industry 4.0; smart industry;

    Abstract : Collaborative robots, cobots, are seen as an alternative to traditional industrial robots since they are more flexible, less space-consuming, and can share the workspace with human operators. For small and medium-sized enterprises, SMEs, the adoption still is in an early stage. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dynamics of net primary production and food availability in the aftermath of the 2004 and 2007 desert locust outbreaks in Niger and Yemen

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Emma Bylund; [2021]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; desert locust outbreak; NPP; food availability; livelihood zones; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The knowledge of desert locust plagues goes back to biblical times but it is just as relevant in 2020 with an ongoing outbreak in East Africa and the Middle East. The locusts pose a threat to agriculture, and by extent food availability, due to their high appetite, diverse diet and ability to migrate long distances in large swarms. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rocks in Vogue : on material flows within electronic devices

    University essay from Konstfack/Institutionen för design, inredningsarkitektur och visuell kommunikation (DIV)Konstfack/Industridesign

    Author : Giorgia Burzio; [2021]
    Keywords : Design research; Material flows; Electronics; Energy; Battery; Care; Waste; Recycling; Craft; Critique; Landscape;

    Abstract : Landscapes have been exploited and polluted by humans in order to obtain metals. Materials are treated as commodities: extracted, used inside our devices and appliances, then discarded as useless matter. The timespan of efficiency is shortened more and more due to obsolescence, material desire and constant innovation. READ MORE