Essays about: "traffic impact"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 314 essays containing the words traffic impact.

  1. 1. Evaluation of Memory Prefetching Techniques for Modem Applications

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorteknik

    Author : Gustav Nyholm; [2022]
    Keywords : cache; prefetching;

    Abstract : Processor performance has increased far faster than memories have been able to keep up with, forcing processor designers to use caches in order to bridge the speed difference. This can increase performance significantly for programs that utilize the caches efficiently but results in significant performance penalties when data is not in cache. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urban Planning for Better Air Quality : A case study of the Low-Traffic Neighbourhoods in London

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Greta Gustafsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Low-Traffic Neighbourhoods; London; Green Infrastructure; Urban Planning; Air Pollution;

    Abstract : Air pollution affects the environment negatively, boosts climate change, and is the cause of millions of deaths per year, first and foremost affecting the people living in urban areas. Since the early 20th century, many cities have been planned around cars, which are the main contributors to the bad air quality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Älgens och skogshönsens nyttjande av ett två år gammalt brandfält

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Alice Kårehagen; Hannah Sophie Jakob; [2022]
    Keywords : älg; Alces alces; skogshöns; Tetraoninae; brand; skogsbrand; älgbete; Ljusdal;

    Abstract : Forest fires have had an extensive impact on our landscapes. Natural forest fires are especially important for the regeneration of pine and nutrition cycle in the boreal zone. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Development of A Simple Engineering Calculation Method for Wildfire Scenarios

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Muthia Khairunisa Jaelani; [2022]
    Keywords : Wildfire; evacuation; WUI fire; evacuation modelling; traffic modelling; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Emergency planning is required to respond to the increasing wildfire threat. A part of this is to assess a community’s capacity to move to a safe place during wildfires. This can be achieved by calculating the time it takes for a community to evacuate from an at-risk area to a relatively safe place. READ MORE

  5. 5. Herbaceous vegetation for traffic islands : a design proposal in Bromma

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Hanna Holmberg; [2022]
    Keywords : perennials; urban vegetation; design proposal; traffic environment; naturalistic; planting design;

    Abstract : Today many of us spend a big part of our lives in the grey hardscape that dominates our urban environments. There is research pointing towards the health benefits gained from nature as well as the ecological values that vegetation brings to our cities. READ MORE