Essays about: "urban canyon"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words urban canyon.

  1. 1. Adaptive facade, the active connection between indoor and outdoor

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

    Author : Chenhong Wang; Angel Asis Perez Morata; [2019]
    Keywords : Adaptive facade; thermal and visual comfort; indoor and outdoor environment; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study explores the connection between the indoor and outdoor environment and how through the use of shading devices they affect each other. The chosen location for the study is a well-known street in the urban context of Copenhagen. READ MORE

  2. 2. GNSS Timing Receiver Performance in Urban Canyons

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

    Author : Xiangcheng Fu; [2019]
    Keywords : GNSS Timing Receiver; 1PPS; Synchronization; Urban Canyon;

    Abstract : Time synchronization is critical for the operation of radio base stations (RBS) in telecommunication companies. Global navigation satellite system (GNSS) is an existing technology to provide precise timing information to distributed RBSs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Daylighting and sunlighting in street canyons. A quantitative research on the visual perception and in-situ daylight measurements of four urban canyons in Copenhagen.

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

    Author : Olesja Lami; [2019]
    Keywords : daylighting; sunlighting; urban canyon; visual perception; visual comfort; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : “Light creates ambience and the feel of a place, as well as the expression of a structure.” Le Corbusier With the current urban pressure and large waves of immigration, cities are facing an increase in population and therefore urban densification. This increase in building quantities affects daylight reaching the public space. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vegetationens inverkan på det urbana klimatet : en studie om trädens effekt på en gatukanjonen i Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Linnea Saarela; [2016]
    Keywords : urbant lokalklimat; värmeö; klimatanpassning; mikroklimat; albedo; urban grönstruktur; evapotranspiration; termisk komfort;

    Abstract : Fysisk planering i Sverige har sedan länge inneburit att anpassa våra städer för ett kallt klimat. De pågående klimatförändringarna kommer dock kräva att den fysiska planeringen även omfattas av en anpassning för ett varmt sommarhalvårsklimat, där förekomsten av extrema väderhändelser kan komma att öka. READ MORE

  5. 5. Server Based Real Time GPS-IMU Integration Aided by Fuzzy Logic Based Map Matching Algorithm for Car Navigation

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik och Geodesi; KTH/Geoinformatik och Geodesi

    Author : Yashar Balazadegan Sarvrood; Md Nurul Amin; [2011]
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    Abstract : The stand-alone Global Positioning System (GPS) or an Integrated GPS and Dead Reckoning Systems (such as Inertial Navigation System or Odometer and magnetometer) have been widely used for vehicle navigation. An essential process in such an application is to map match the position obtained from GPS (or/and other sensors) on a digital road network map. READ MORE