Essays about: "weak parts"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 98 essays containing the words weak parts.

  1. 1. The relation between extreme heat and ENSO and characterization of health risks in relation to varying levels of UTCI

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Emanuel Svensson; [2022]
    Keywords : El Niño; ENSO; relative risk; heat waves; cold spells; UTCI; cardiovascular diseases; exposure; Taiwan.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : As a result of climate change, temperatures have been steadily increasing in the last half century and extreme weather events such as storms, extreme heat, extreme precipitation and cold spells have been observed to occur more frequently. This comes with potential consequences for lives and health. READ MORE

  2. 2. Too Hot to Handle? : Performance of large-scale infrastructure projects in a Swedish district heating company

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Emma Fält; Julia Gunnarsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Project; Project performance; Large-scale infrastructure; District heating; Energy sector; Projekt; Projektutförande; Projektgenomförande; Storskalig infrastruktur; Fjärrvärme; Energisektorn;

    Abstract : Large-scale infrastructure projects are risky ventures, often subjected to poor performance. Time and cost are often escalating beyond estimation while quality and benefits remain unchanged. READ MORE

  3. 3. Threats and Privacy Breaches Against Internet of Things- and Smart Home Users

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för teknik och samhälle (TS)

    Author : Alva Karlborg; Adam Wiktorsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Privacy; Security; Threat; Attack; Internet of Things; Smart Home; User; Internet; Integritet; Säkerhet; Hot; Attack; Sakernas internet; Smart hem; Användare; Internet;

    Abstract : With more parts of our lives going digital than ever before, more parts of our lives are also endangered. Not enough research and studies are done on users and their usage of Internet of Things and Smart Homes, which makes them vulnerable to several risks and attacks. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Influence of Natural Radon Occurrence on the Severity of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Germany: a Spatial Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Ignatius Gabriel Aloysius Maria Perera; [2022]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; Epidemiology; Germany; SARS-CoV-2; COVID-19; Radon; Spatial regression; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The exposure to naturally occurring, radioactive noble gas radon is known to cause permanent damage in lung tissue. Lung diseases and prior radiation of lung tissue have been identified as contributing to a severe progression of COVID-19. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trä som byggnadsmaterial : en undersökning av miljömässig hållbarhet

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Sarah Kallmén; [2022]
    Keywords : trä; materialval; byggnadsmaterial; miljö; Sverige;

    Abstract : Sveriges landskap är till stora delar skogsbeklädd, huvudsakligen med gran och tall som odlas fram i ett rotationsskogsbruk. Träanvändningen inom byggnadsbranschen ökar, vilket öppnat en diskussion för hur intensivt skogen ska brukas med hänsyn till miljön. READ MORE