Search for dissertations about: "swe World Maritime University"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words swe World Maritime University.

  1. 1. Meeting diversities in maritime education. A blend from World Maritime University

    Author : Jan Horck; Malmö högskola; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Education; multi-cultural; culture; multi-language; language; IMO; WMU; maritime; pedagogy; Bronfenbrenner; MET;

    Abstract : To address a diversified student complement in academic studies is becoming more and more frequent in maritime education and training. Diversity challenges are also the reality onboard ships that muster a multicultural crew complement. READ MORE

  2. 2. Building a national maritime security policy

    Author : Adriana Avila-Zuñiga-Nordfjeld; Dimitrios Dalaklis; Nikitakos Nikitas; Maximo Mejia; (SWE) World Maritime University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik;

    Abstract : The issue of port security raised concerns at the highest levels after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 against the United States. Security threats against ports and vessels acquired a new perspective and in 2002 the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS), 1974, introducing Chapter XI-2 - Special measures to enhance maritime security. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Mixed Crew Complement : A maritime safety challenge and its impact on maritime education and training

    Author : Jan Horck; Malmö högskola; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; multiculture; communication; shipping; education; teacher; seafarer; context; maritime;

    Abstract : The human factor/human element starts to have a key role in accidents and incidents during shipments at sea. Investigations show that poor communications increasingly are the root for many tragedies. A possible reason for communication constraints is the growing trend to employ multicultural crews. READ MORE

  4. 4. Anomaly detection in the surveillance domain

    Author : Christoffer Brax; Lars Niklasson; Göran Falkman; Dimiter Driankov; Henric Johnson; Örebro universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Anomaly Detection; Information Fusion; Visual Surveillance; Maritime Domain Awareness; Datalogi; Computer and Systems Science; Teknik;

    Abstract : In the post September 11 era, the demand for security has increased in virtually all parts of the society. The need for increased security originates from the emergence of new threats which differ from the traditional ones in such a way that they cannot be easily defined and are sometimes unknown or hidden in the “noise” of daily life. READ MORE

  5. 5. Anomaly detection in trajectory data for surveillance applications

    Author : Rikard Laxhammar; Örebro universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Anomaly detection; trajectory analysis; statistical methods; conformal prediction; automated surveillance; Computer science; Datavetenskap; Datalogi; Computer and Systems Science; Teknik;

    Abstract : Abnormal behaviour may indicate important objects and events in a wide variety of domains. One such domain is intelligence and surveillance, where there is a clear trend towards more and more advanced sensor systems producing huge amounts of trajectory data from moving objects, such as people, vehicles, vessels and aircraft. READ MORE