Search for dissertations about: "House of the Future"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 78 swedish dissertations containing the words House of the Future.

  1. 1. A pragmatist theory of design The impact of the pragmatist philosophy of John Dewey on architecture and design

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Leif E. Östman; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Classical archaeology and ancient history; design; design theory; design knowledge; avant-garde; pragmatist philosophy; Antikens kultur och samhällsliv; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Historical cultures Classical archaeology and ancient history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historiska kulturer Antikens kultur och samhälle;

    Abstract : This study is an inquiry into design-theoretical aspects of architectural design in Finland based mainly on the pragmatist philosophy of John Dewey. The study comprises two case studies. The . rst case deals with a young family designing their future home – a detached house built from prefabricated components – in cooperation with an architect. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Complex Nature of the Electrode/Electrolyte Interfaces in Li-ion Batteries Towards Understanding the Role of Electrolytes and Additives Using Photoelectron Spectroscopy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Katarzyna Ciosek Högström; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Li-ion battery; LiFePO4 graphite cell; interface; electrolyte additives; solid electrolyte interphase SEI ; photoelectron spectroscopy PES ; synchrotron; Chemistry with specialization in Inorganic Chemistry; Kemi med inriktning mot oorganisk kemi;

    Abstract : The stability of electrode/electrolyte interfaces in Li-ion batteries is crucial to the performance, lifetime and safety of the entire battery system. In this work, interface processes have been studied in LiFePO4/graphite Li-ion battery cells. READ MORE

  3. 3. Another Modernism? Form, Content and Meanings of the New Housing Architecture of Hanoi

    University dissertation from Department of Architecture and Development Studies, LTH, Lund University

    Author : Hoai Anh Tran; [1999]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Vietnam; tradition; The West; Third World; identity; modernity; modernisation; modernism; modern architecture; house design; housing architecture; Architecture; Hanoi; interior design; Arkitektur; inredningsarkitektur;

    Abstract : The study deals with the issue of how to understand and assess modern architecture in a non-Western context. Is there a non-Western modern architecture in its own right and with meanings connected to the local context or is it mere copy of Western modern architecture? At the primary level the study discusses the meanings and directions of contemporary architecture in a modernising society such as Vietnam, using a number of new private houses of Hanoi as case studies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Decision making on indoor climate control in historic buildings knowledge, uncertainty and the science-practice gap

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Gustaf Leijonhufvud; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Preventive conservation Environmental control; Energy efficiency; Decision-making; Knowledge sharing; Preventive conservation; Environmental control;

    Abstract : Balancing use, preservation and energy use is a fundamental challenge for the whole heritage field. This is put to the point in designing and operating systems for indoor climate control in historic buildings, where competing objectives such as preservation, comfort, accessibility, energy use and cost have to be negotiated in the individual case. READ MORE

  5. 5. Expectations, Financial Markets and Monetary Policy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics, Uppsala University

    Author : Dmytro Stoyko; Mikael Bask; Daniel Spiro; John Hassler; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Macroeconomics; Monetary policy; DSGE models; Expectations; Macroprudential regulations; Credit spread; Forward guidance; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Monetary Policy and Macroprudential Regulations. We investigate the desirability of macroprudential regulations in a DSGE model with collateral and income borrowing constraints. READ MORE