Search for dissertations about: "Collections"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 205 swedish dissertations containing the word Collections.

  1. 1. From Curiosa to World Culture. The History of the Latin American Collections at the Museum of World Culture in Sweden

    Author : Adriana Muñoz; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : Archeology; Ethnography; Collections; Museums; Practices; National-States; World Culture; Latin America; Gothenburg; Sweden;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses the history of the Latin American collections stored today at the Museum of World Culture in Sweden, emphasizing the relationship between the political ideological context of society and the signifi cance that the objects have been given over time. When the fi rst collections started to come to Sweden they meant a cosmopolitan touch to the upcoming bourgeoisie of the city of Gothenburg. READ MORE

  2. 2. Crafting Movement : Moving Image Collections for Interaction Design

    Author : Jinyi Wang; Oskar Juhlin; Mark Blythe; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; NATURVETENSKAP; HUMANIORA; NATURAL SCIENCES; HUMANITIES; Human-Computer Interaction; Interaction Design; Moving Image; Film; Video; Animation; Design Mediation; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis conceptualises, investigates, and reflects on the moving image design space in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). Motivated by the increasing number of videos, films, and animations produced in the field, the thesis recognizes moving image making as a designerly way of inquiry across research and practice, and argues for the importance of moving image as a research topic in interaction design. READ MORE

  3. 3. Scalable Queries over Log Database Collections

    Author : Minpeng Zhu; Tore Risch; Peter Gray; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Datavetenskap med inriktning mot databasteknik; Computer Science with specialization in Database Technology;

    Abstract : In industrial settings, machines such as trucks, hydraulic pumps, etc. are widely distributed at different geographic locations where sensors on machines produce large volumes of data. The data produced is stored locally in autonomous databases called log databases. READ MORE

  4. 4. Conservation management and archival survival of photographic collections

    Author : Jesper Stub Johnsen; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES;

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  5. 5. Information Architecture Modeling for Historical and Juridical Manuscript Collections

    Author : Andrea Resmini; Monica Palmirani; University of Bologna; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; information architecture; user experience; digital libraries; philosophy of law; it law;

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