Essays about: "weight"

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  1. 1. Tribological Performance of Polymer Based Self-lubricating Coatings

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Maskinelement

    Author : Amit Roy; [2019]
    Keywords : polyimide coatings; carbon nanotube; graphene; tribological properties; elevated temperature.;

    Abstract : The thesis comprises the two parts in each chapter: the first part focuses on the development and characterization of polyimide (PI) based composite coatings on a steel substrate. In order to improve the tribological performance of polyimide coatings, the fillers i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Physical health outcomes for young people commenced on clozapine

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Ajdin Mujanovic; [2019]
    Keywords : clozapine; metabolic side effects; young people; EPPIC; OYH;

    Abstract : Abstract BACKGROUND: Psychotic disorders are associated with symptoms such as delusions and hallucinations as well as impaired functioning. Second generation antipsychotic medications are the first line treatment for psychotic disorders, however a proportion of individuals will not respond to the medication. READ MORE

  3. 3. Multiscale Analysis of Multifunctional Composites

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Ammara Dil; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Conventional polymer composites are highly demanding due to their high strength and stiffness, low weight, easy processing and corrosion resistance. However, their weak out of plane properties restricts their use in high performance applications, such as aerospace, military and automotive components. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Utility Approach: Strategy Analysis and Optimization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Magnús Ólafur Sigurdsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Utility optimization; Portfolio analysis; Dynamic programming; Bellman equation.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Utility theory and Monte Carlo simulations are used to calculate optimal allocation for long term as well as, risk averse investors with a portfolio consisting of one risky asset and one risk-free bank account. The problems solved in this thesis are divided into two types, static and dynamic. READ MORE

  5. 5. Elderly Co-Watching 360-films – learnings and implications for sessions and design

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

    Author : Sharon Ghebremikael; [2019]
    Keywords : HCI; Virtual reality; elderly; Immersive film; co-location; co-watching; HMD;

    Abstract : With an ageing population, there is a need for elderly to be involved in the technology changes and be involved in finding ways for it to fit them and their needs. Virtual reality is one example of new technology that can be used to engage and help elderly. READ MORE