Search for dissertations about: "Effect of air pollution on"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 swedish dissertations containing the words Effect of air pollution on.

  1. 1. Lichens and air pollution a study of cryptogamic epiphytes and environment in the Stockholm region

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Sv. växtgeografiska sällsk

    Author : Erik Skye; Uppsala universitet.; [1968]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Lichens; Effect of air pollution on; Ekotoxikologi; Lavar;

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  2. 2. Air Pollution Dependency on Climate Variability and Source Region : Past, Current and Future Air Pollution Scenarios over Europe

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University

    Author : Camilla Andersson; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Acidification; Air Pollution; Climate Change; Europe; Numerical Model; Emission; Eutrophication; Key region; Nitrogen Dioxide; Particulate Matter; PM; Source region; Surface Ozone; Tropospheric Ozone; NATURAL SCIENCES Earth sciences; NATURVETENSKAP Geovetenskap; tillämpad miljövetenskap; Applied Environmental Science;

    Abstract : The main objectives of this thesis were to investigate the dependency of European air pollution on climate variability and emission source region. Calculations with a chemistry transport model (CTM) were conducted to investigate the influence of climate variability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Health effects of air pollution in Iceland respiratory health in volcanic environments

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Hanne Krage Carlsen; Umeå universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Respiratory health; air pollution; volcanic ash; epidemiology; hydrogen sulfide.; epidemiologi; Epidemiology; Public health; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : Air pollution has adverse effects on human health. The respiratory system is the most exposed and short-term changes in air pollution levels have been associated with worsening of asthma symptoms and increased rates of heart attacks and stroke. Air pollution in cities due to traffic is the major concern, as many people are exposed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dynamics of Energy Systems - Methods of analysing technology change

    University dissertation from Environmental and Energy Systems Studies, Lund university

    Author : Lena Neij; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1999]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; evaluation; Energy research; market transformation; PV modules; wind power; experience curves; air-distribution; lighting; vintage models; sustainable energy; renewable energy; energy efficiency; Energy; energy system; Energiforskning; Environmental technology; pollution control; Miljöteknik; kontroll av utsläpp;

    Abstract : Technology change will have a central role in achieving a sustainable energy system. This calls for methods of analysing the dynamics of energy systems in view of technology change and policy instruments for effecting and accelerating technology change. In this thesis, such methods have been developed, applied, and assessed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Remote Sensing of Forest Decline in the Czech Republic

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Jonas Ardö; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; neural networks; Czech Republic; sulphur dioxide; air pollution; Norway spruce; deforestation; forest decline; GIS; spectral characteristics; Remote sensing; Landsat; Ore Mountains; Geology; physical geography; Geologi; fysisk geografi;

    Abstract : This thesis describes the localisation and quantification of deforestation and forest damage in Norway spruce forests in northern Czech Republic using Landsat data. Severe defoliation increases the spectral reflectance in all wavelength bands, especially in the mid infrared region. READ MORE