Search for dissertations about: "burning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 170 swedish dissertations containing the word burning.

  1. 1. Our Fury is Burning : From Local Practice to Global Connections in the Dalit Movement

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Socialantropologiska institutionen, Stockholms universitet

    Author : Eva-Maria Hardtmann; Stockholms universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Identity Psychology ; Group identity; Civilization; Dalits; Kastväsen Indien; Proteströrelser Indien; Proteströrelser Storbritannien; Kulturell identitet; Daliter Identity Psychology ; Group identity ; Civilization; Dalits; ; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

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  2. 2. Residential biomass combustion - emissions of organic compounds to air from wood pellets and other new alternatives

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Maria Olsson; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Analytisk kemi; Analytical chemistry; Miljökemi; Environmental chemistry; Burning; smoke; firewood; oats; wheat straw; peat; stove; boiler; ecolabel; benzene; methoxy¬phenol; hydrocarbon;

    Abstract : It is important to increase the use of biofuels for residential heating in order to decrease the use of fossil fuels and their impact on global warming. The smoke from the combustion of biomass contains a large number of compounds, which to varying degrees can affect the environment and human health. READ MORE

  3. 3. Methoxyphenols in smoke from biomass burning

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Jennica Kjällstrand; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2000]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; methoxyphenols; biomass; wood; lignin; smoke; combustion; antioxidants;

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  4. 4. Measurement of temperature and burning-rate in solid fuel combustors by fiber-optical techniques

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Dan Ericsson; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [1995]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Fiber-optic; open-end; blackbody; burning-rate; temperature; harsh atmosphere; solid-fuel ram-jet; hydroxyl-terminated; polybutadiene; response-time;

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  5. 5. Hygroscopic Properties of Aerosols from Open-Air Burning and Controlled Combustion of Biomass

    University dissertation from Division of nuclear physics, Department of Physics, Lund University

    Author : Jenny Rissler; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; cloud condensation nuclei; H-TDMA; CCN; hygroscopic growth; Teknik; internal and external mixture; CLAIRE; SMOCC; Physics; Fysik; Environmental chemistry; Technological sciences; Miljökemi; tandem differential mobility analyzer; slash and burn; Amazon; Biomass burning; combustion; Fysicumarkivet A:2005:Rissler;

    Abstract : The major uncertainty in predicting the influence of human activities on global climate change is the effect of aerosols. Two physical properties of aerosols largely controlling their influence on climate are the particle number size distribution and the interaction of the particles with the surrounding water vapor. READ MORE