Search for dissertations about: "FN"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 59 swedish dissertations containing the word FN.

  1. 1. Protection of Personnel in Peace Operations : The Role of the 'Safety Convention' against the Background of General International Law

    Author : Ola Engdahl; Ove Bring; Hans Corell; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Protection; personnel; peace operations; jurisdiction; privileges; immunity; impunity; status-of-forces agreement; international humanitarian law; human rights law; Juridik med inriktning mot folkrätt; Juridik med inriktning mot folkrätt;

    Abstract : The 1994 Convention on the Safety of United Nations and Associated Personnel (Safety Convention) was the first multilateral convention to deal specifically with the protection of personnel engaged in peace operations. It should be viewed against the background of the increasingly volatile environments in which peace operation personnel were required to operate at the beginning of the 1990s. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the radiation and diffraction of waves from a ship in beam seas at Fn=0

    Author : Philip Ekman; KTH; []
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  3. 3. Expanded knowledge on silk assembly for development of bioactive silk coatings

    Author : Linnea Nilebäck; My Hedhammar; Renko de Vries; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Recombinant spider silk; Self-assembly; Biomaterial; Implant coating; Functionalization; Multi-functional; Bioactive; Cell culture scaffold; Antibacterial; Biotechnology; Bioteknologi;

    Abstract : Silk is a fascinating natural material made from proteins that self-assemble through structural rearrangements into one of the toughest materials known. As silk is protein-based, durable and elastic, it has many features that makes it suitable as a scaffold material for tissue engineering. READ MORE

  4. 4. The United Nations Reformed : Responsibility, Protection and the Standing of States

    Author : Peter Håkansson; Ronnie Hjorth; Per Jansson; Johan Eriksson; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; The United Nations; the responsibility to protect; protection of civilians; pluralism; anti-pluralism; standard of civilization; human rights; democracy; Förenta Nationerna; skyldighet att skydda; skydd av civila; pluralism; anti-pluralism; civilisationsstandard; mänskliga rättigheter; demokrati; Political science; Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study is about reform of the United Nations. The study does not address reform proposals that set out to change the organizational structure of the UN, but focuses on initiatives that affect the normative basis of the international society that the United Nations and the UN Charter enable and sustain. READ MORE

  5. 5. Functional and structural characterization of integrins and their ligands ICAM-2, vitronectin and fibronectin in leukocytes

    Author : Rosalba Salcedo Amaya; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Leukocytes; Adhesion molecules; Integrins; ICAM-2; Vitronectin; Fibronectin.;

    Abstract : FUNCTIONAL AND STRUCTURAL CHARACTERIZATION OF INTEGRINS AND THEIR LIGANDS ICAM-2, VITRONECTIN AND FIBRONECTIN IN LEUKOCYTES Rosalba Salcedo Amaya Doctoral dissertation from the Microbiology and Tumor Biology Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden Transient adhesion of leukocytes to cells and extracellular matrices is a crucial process in leukocyte physiology. Cell surface adhesion molecules such as integrins and members of the immunoglobulin (Ig) superfamily are involved. READ MORE