Essays about: "weather"

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  1. 1. Getting a grip on the effect of preventive public health interventions – A study of the economic benefits of subsidized ice cleats

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Joel Canderhed; Victor Abdalla; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : QALY; ICER; ice grip; ; ice cleat; ; STRADA; STRADA; traffic; injury; quality of life; DID; Difference-in-Difference; subsidy; Intent-to-Treat; weather; gender; negative binomial regression;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Game of Drones - Viability Study of Drone Deliveries in Swedish Rural Last Mile Transport

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lena Persson; Ling Liu; [2020-06-22]
    Keywords : Drone; UAV; Last mile; B2C; Logistics; Rural area; Sweden;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Volvo GTT Brake Simulation Tool : Virtual vehicle using data driven approach for rapid testing

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Industriell produktutveckling, produktion och design; Jönköping University/JTH, Industriell produktutveckling, produktion och design

    Author : Markus Johannesson; Anders Tolf; [2020]
    Keywords : Virtual Vehicle; Brake simulation; Braking; Simulation; Cost reduction; Customization;

    Abstract : The project has been conducted in collaboration with the company Volvo Group Truck Technology and deals with the area of ​​brake development. The purpose of this thesis is to develop a simulation tool to perform rapid testing of the brake system. READ MORE

  4. 4. A study of the effects of winterclimate and atmospheric icing onhigh-speed passenger trains

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Markus Granlöf; [2020]
    Keywords : Survival analysis; continuous Markov model; cumulative delay; highspeed train; weather; atmospheric icing;

    Abstract : Harsh winter climate causes various problems for both the public andprivate sector in Sweden, especially in the northern part and the railway industryis no exception. This master thesis project covers an investigation of the eects ofthe winter climate and a phenomena called atmospheric icing on the performance ofthe train in a region called the Botnia-Atlantica region. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigating the relationship between circulation patterns and cloudburst character in a changing climate

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten- och landskapslära

    Author : Sofia Litsmark; [2020]
    Keywords : Circulation patterns; future climate; hyetograph; hyetograph shape; cloudbursts; Cirkulationsmönster; framtida klimat; klimat; skyfall; hyetograf; hyetograf- karaktär; framtida vädermönster;

    Abstract : The consequences of extreme weather in terms of heavy precipitation and flooding are devastating in both rural and urban areas. The cost on society to handle the damages are substantial. It is therefore of high interest to further investigate the mechanisms behind these extreme events. READ MORE