Essays about: "universal design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 86 essays containing the words universal design.

  1. 1. Simulation of Lower Limb Muscle Activity During Inclined Slope Walking

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Ganesh Prasanth Arumuganainar; [2019]
    Keywords : Simulation OpenSim VICON Motion Capture Lower Limb Muscle Activity Analysis Inclined Slope Ramp Gait Analysis Biomechanics Considerations Robotic Exoskeleton Design;

    Abstract : Robotic exoskeletons are designed to assist patients with motor dysfunctions. Recent researches focus on extending the robotic assistance to patient activities other than ground level walking. This study aims to analyse the lower limb muscle activity during inclined slope walking contrasting with that of ground level walking. READ MORE

  2. 2. Light for dairy cows : methods to measure light in dairy barns

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Sofia Lindkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : light intensity; vision; color; dairy cow; lux meter; spectrophotometer; ELF-method;

    Abstract : Cows presumably perceive light differently from humans, due to physiological dif-ferences and the eyes’ position. When designing light in dairy barns, a lux meter is the most commonly used instrument, and the design is often calculated without any daylight inlet. READ MORE

  3. 3. QUEST FOR QUALITY EDUCATION FOR ALL PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN IN KENYAPERSPECTIVES ON UWEZO INITIATIVE IN WEST POKOT COUNTY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Nancy Mang’eni; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : quality education; education for all; marginalized communities; Kenya; Uwezo;

    Abstract : Aim:The study seeks to analyse the social, economic and political factors driving education marginalization in West Pokot County and assess the intervention and influence of Uwezo initiative in attaining literacy and numeracy among school children in West Pokot County. Lastly the study also intends to analyse the impacts of Uwezo in transforming the community in relation to quality education in West Pokot County. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply chain visibility in the last mile of delivery : A case study of the National Family Planning Supply Chain in Zimbabwe

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Mina ASGHARI; [2018]
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    Abstract : During the last decade, the role of supply chains has increasingly been articulated to be a key issue when it comes to universal health coverage. Humanitarian organization, donors and governments have started to realize that strong supply chains, in particular increased supply chain visibility, is imperative to ensuring proper availability of, and access to, health commodities in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). READ MORE

  5. 5. News for Everyone - Investigating Universal Accessibility with Cognitively Disabled Users on Swedish News Sites

    University essay from KTH/Medieteknik och interaktionsdesign, MID

    Author : Ellinor Jutterström; [2018]
    Keywords : Accessibility; User Experience; Universal Design; Design-For-All; Cognitive Disabilities; News Websites; Tillgänglighet; Användarupplevelse; Universell Design; Design-För-Alla; Kognitiva Funktionsvariationer; Nyhetshemsidor;

    Abstract : As more readers consume news through digital platforms such as computers, mobiles and tablets, it is essential to make these interfaces accessible to as many users as possible, both from an economic and social standpoint. The terms ‘universal accessibility’, ‘inclusive design’ and ‘design-for-all’ refer to the method of designing for users both with and without disabilities, which is a widely debated subject among researchers in the field where some say that it improves the usability for everyone, while others argue that it is impossible to create a design that fits all needs. READ MORE