Search for dissertations about: "Per Knutsson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words Per Knutsson.

  1. 1. Experimental Adaptive Optics. A test facility for adaptive optics on a small telescope

    Author : Per Knutsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; imaging through turbulent media; wavefront sensing; active or adaptive optics; aberration compensation; astronomical optics;

    Abstract : This thesis presents the work on the design of, construction of, and finally observations with, an experimental setup comprising a small telescope equipped with adaptive optics. The facility has been assembled at Lund Observatory, where also observations on the sky have been made. READ MORE

  2. 2. Interdisciplinary knowledge integration and the Sustainable Livelihoods Approach. Case studies on rural livelihoods in Kenya and China

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Per Knutsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; sustainable livelihoods approach; rural development; climate change; land use; interdisciplinary; transdisciplinary; China; Kenya;

    Abstract : To understand the complex and multifaceted problems of rural development in Africa and Asia, perspectives that have the capacity to consider, combine and integrate contributions from different disciplines and different stakeholders are needed. Through five papers based on case-studies in rural Kenya and China, this dissertation contributes towards reaching such a perspective. READ MORE

  3. 3. Atherosclerotic Plaque Stability and Vascular Repair

    University dissertation from Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Anki Knutsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; atherosclerosis; diabetes; repair; inflammation; extracellular matrix;

    Abstract : Myocardial infarction and stroke are two of the most common causes of death in the world, mainly caused by a rupture of an atherosclerotic plaque. A vulnerable atherosclerotic plaque is a high-risk plaque that can form a thrombus by rupture. READ MORE

  4. 4. Public Health Programmes, Healthcare and Child Health

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Daniel Knutsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Public Health; Mortality; Infant Mortality; Piped Water; Well-visits; Crowding; Delivery Care; Sulfa; Information; Clean Water; Neonatal Mortality; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three self-contained chapters.Modern Medicine, Public Policy and Infant Health: Evidence from a Preventive Health Programme in Sweden. This paper explores a universal preventive health programme targeting infants that coincided in time with the introduction and availability of an early antibiotic, sulfa. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dust from mining area and proposal of dust emission factors

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Qi Jia; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Civil engineering and architecture - Geoengineering and mining engineering; Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur - Geoteknik och gruvteknik; Geoteknik; Soil Mechanics;

    Abstract : Mining generates great deal of particulate matter, especially for surface mining. The principle of dust generation is based on the theory of soil wind erosion. This thesis theoretically and experimentally dealt with mining dust. In chapter 1 the development of study on soil erosion by wind and mining dust were introduced. READ MORE