Search for dissertations about: "Reward learning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 swedish dissertations containing the words Reward learning.

  1. 1. Learning in Collaboration Academics’ experiences in collaborative partnerships

    University dissertation from Lund : Lunds universitet. Pedagogiska institutionen

    Author : Jan Karlsson; Elsie Anderberg; Shirley Booth; Per Odenrick; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; multidisciplinary; SMARTA; krAft; Sweden; NIWL; holistic learning of scholarship; scholarship; interactive research; service; collaboration; Learning; SMEs; academia; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik;

    Abstract : There is an ongoing debate both in the United States and Europe about the need to develop a broader view of scholarship and the different activities connected with it, including “service to the community”. In Sweden, service takes the form of practice-oriented engagement and collaboration with the surrounding community, as stipulated by Swedish law regulating universities’ activities. READ MORE

  2. 2. If only I could sleep, maybe I could remember

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Frida H Rångtell; Christian Benedict; Ti­ina Paunio; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Sleep; Memory; Learning; Motor skills; Praise; Reward; Sleep deprivation; Sex-differences; LED-screens; Circadian rhythm; Competence-based self-esteem;

    Abstract : Memory lies the ground for human cognitive skills, enabling complex social interaction, abstract thinking, and execution of precise motor skills. Development of these memory functions can be modified by several factors, including previous knowledge, reward, and sleep. READ MORE

  3. 3. Learning in Collaboration: Academics’ experiences in collaborative partnerships

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jan Karlsson; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SMARTA; multidisciplinary; krAft; Sweden; NIWL; holistic learning of scholarship; scholarship; interactive research; service; collaboration; Learning; SMEs; academia;

    Abstract : There is an ongoing debate both in the United States and Europe about the need to develop a broader view of scholarship and the different activities connected with it, including “service to the community”. In Sweden, service takes the form of practice-oriented engagement and collaboration with the surrounding community, as stipulated by Swedish law regulating universities’ activities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Embodied Evolution of Learning Ability

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Stefan Elfwing; Henrik Christensen; Jarmo Alander; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Embodied Evolution; Evolutionary Robotics; Reinforcement Learning; Shaping Rewards; Meta-parameters; Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap Datalogi;

    Abstract : Embodied evolution is a methodology for evolutionary robotics that mimics the distributed, asynchronous, and autonomous properties of biological evolution. The evaluation, selection, and reproduction are carried out by cooperation and competition of the robots, without any need for human intervention. READ MORE

  5. 5. Molecular Mechanisms of Reward and Aversion

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Anna Klawonn; David Engblom; Anders Blomqvist; Paul Kenny; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Motivation; Dopamine; Reward; Aversion; Negative affect; Systemic Inflammation; Drug Addiction; Cytokines; Prostaglandin E2; Melanocortin receptor 4; Acetylcholine; Muscarinic M4 receptor;

    Abstract : Various molecular pathways in the brain shape our understanding of good and bad, as well as our motivation to seek and avoid such stimuli. This work evolves around how systemic inflammation causes aversion; and why general unpleasant states such as sickness, stress, pain and nausea are encoded by our brain as undesirable; and contrary to these questions, how drugs of abuse can subjugate the motivational neurocircuitry of the brain. READ MORE