Search for dissertations about: "Roads"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 221 swedish dissertations containing the word Roads.

  1. 1. Dust suppressants for Nordic gravel roads

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Karin Oscarsson; KTH.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture Building engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur Byggnadsteknik; gravel roads; dust suppressants; objective methods; residual concentrations; dust generating device; Gravel roads; dust generating device.;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis is part of a Ph.D. project entitled “CDU:T43 Different methods for dust control and evaluating dust control on Nordic gravel roads”. The Ph. READ MORE

  2. 2. The role of roads on hydrological response Modeling and assessment for Swedish watersheds

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Alireza Nickman; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; GIS; Roads; Flooding; HEC-HMS; Sweden; Mark- och vattenteknik; Land and Water Resources Engineering;

    Abstract : Understanding the role of road networks in alteration of hydrological responses is crucial for maintaining the accessibility and durability of road infrastructures. Road construction is one of the most common man made disturbances to a landscape. READ MORE

  3. 3. Roads from Unemployment : Institutional Complementarities in Product and Labor Markets

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karl-Oskar Lindgren; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political science; Unemployment; Wage Bargaining; Wage Coordination; Corporatism; Labor Market Institutions; Institutional Complementarities; Varieties of Capitalism; Wage Inequality; Political Economy; Path Dependence; Statsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; statskunskap; statskunskap;

    Abstract : Bringing down unemployment is a top priority for governments across the industrialized world, regardless of ideological bent. What is at issue in the political debate is not if unemployment should be combatted, but by what means. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ground freeze-thaw, snow and roads in northern Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Maria Sarady; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ground freeze-thaw; snow depth; roads; northern Sweden; geography; Geography; Geografi;

    Abstract : In this thesis freeze-thaw along roads in northern Sweden is examined. The examinations are put in a context of changing climate and its amplification towards the Arctic region on earth. The research focuses on the impact of a warmer climate on ground freeze-thaw and in exten- sion road maintenance in the region. READ MORE

  5. 5. Functional Properties of Concrete Roads - Development of an Optimisation Model and Studies on Road Lighting Design and Joint Performance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Byggvetenskap

    Author : Malin Löfsjögård; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : concrete; roads; functional properties; optimisation model; road lighting; joint performance;

    Abstract : The roads constitute a major part of the nation’sinfrastructure. For the society and the individuals it isimportant with a well functioning road network. To sustain theimpact from traffic intensity and heavy loads durable pavementsare demanded. READ MORE