Search for dissertations about: "Högskolan Väst."

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  1. 1. Design of Thermal Barrier Coatings A modelling approach

    University dissertation from Trollhättan : University West

    Author : Nicholas Curry; Mohit Kumar Gupta; Högskolan Väst.; Högskolan Väst.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing and materials engineering; Produktions- och materialteknik; Industrial Gas Turbine; Aero Turbine; Thermal Barrier Coating; Atmospheric Plasma Spraying; Suspension Plasma Spraying; Thermal Conductivity; Thermo-cyclic fatigue; Thermal Shock; Thermal barrier coatings; Microstructure; Thermal conductivity; Young’s modulus; Interface roughness; Thermally grown oxide; Lifetime; Finite element modelling; Design;

    Abstract : Atmospheric plasma sprayed (APS) thermal barrier coatings (TBCs) are commonly used for thermal protection of components in modern gas turbine application such as power generation, marine and aero engines. TBC is a duplex material system consisting of an insulating ceramic topcoat layer and an intermetallic bondcoat layer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Toward motion-capture-based digital human modelling

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Ali Keyvani; Högskolan Väst.; Högskolan Väst.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Mechatronics; Mekatronik; Digital human modeling; Motion capture data management; Virtual production tools; Human motion simulation; Motion Capture Data Management; Human Motion Simulation; Digital Human Modeling; Virtual Production Tools;

    Abstract : Digital Human Models (DHMs) are getting more applicable in the simulation of human postures/actions inside virtual production systems. Despite the existence of various modeling techniques, simulated motions are still looking unrealistic. READ MORE

  3. 3. Spatial Spillovers of Knowledge Production An Accessibility Approach

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Urban Gråsjö; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan Väst.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi; Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The main focus of the thesis is on issues concerning production of knowledge. It is a common observation that knowledge activities have a tendency to agglomerate as well as to spill over in space. READ MORE

  4. 4. Knowing in practice : a tool in the production of intensive care

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University. Sahlgrenska Academy

    Author : Ann-Charlott Wikström; Högskolan Väst.; Högskolan Väst.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap; Vårdvetenskap; Nursing science; accounting practices; competence; ethnography; human-human-machine; interaction; intensive care; meaning; morality; technology;

    Abstract : The overall aim with the the present thesisi was to find out how intensive care is produced by focusing on the ICU staffs interaction with each other and the technological tools they use. Theoretical perspective draws on socio cultural theory and the concepts accounting practices, moralöity in discourse and workplace research. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Impact of Care Process on Satisfaction with Elderly Care

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Department of Psychology, Göteborgs Universitet

    Author : Petri J. Kajonius; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan Väst.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Humaniora-samhällsvetenskap; Humanities and Social sciences; elderly care; quality; satisfaction; individualized care; äldreomsorg; äldreboende; nöjdhet; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis is based on the growing interest in Swedish elderly care. The aim of this thesis is to investigate what generates satisfaction with elderly care among older persons. READ MORE