Search for dissertations about: "Science and Technology Studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 5067 swedish dissertations containing the words Science and Technology Studies.

  1. 1. Travelling through time Students’ interpretation of evolutionary time in dynamic visualizations

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Jörgen Stenlund; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Örebro universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Evolution; visualization; time; learning; threshold; zooming;

    Abstract : För att kunna förstå och ta ställning till utmaningar i form av exempelvis klimatförändringar, förlust av biodiversitet och antibiotikaresistens krävs kunskap om evolution. För att förstå evolution är det i sin tur viktigt att inse betydelsen av de tidsskalor som evolutionära processer omfattar. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating credal set theory as a belief framework in high-level information fusion for automated decision-making

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Alexander Karlsson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; Örebro universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Teknik; Technology; High-level information fusion; belief framework; credal set theory; Bayesian theory; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik; Computer and Systems Science; Datalogi;

    Abstract : Högnivåfusion är ett forskningsområde där man studerar metoder för att uppnå en övergripande situationsförståelse för någon miljö av intresse. Syftet med högnivåfusion är att tillhandahålla ett effektivt beslutstöd for mänskligt eller automatiskt beslutsfattande. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluating the performance of TEWA systems

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Fredrik Johansson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; Örebro universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Teknik; Technology; air defense; information fusion; performance evaluation; threat evaluation; TEWA; weapon allocation; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap; Computer and Systems Science; Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : It is in military engagements the task of the air defense to protect valuable assets such as air bases from being destroyed by hostile aircrafts and missiles. In order to fulfill this mission, the defenders are equipped with sensors and firing units. To infer whether a target is hostile and threatening or not is far from a trivial task. READ MORE

  4. 4. Visual analytics for maritime anomaly detection

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Maria Riveiro; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; Örebro universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Teknik; Technology; visual analytics; anomaly detection; maritime traffic monitoring; analytical reasoning; information fusion; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap; Computer and Systems Science; Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : The surveillance of large sea areas typically involves  the analysis of huge quantities of heterogeneous data.  In order to support the operator while monitoring maritime traffic, the identification of anomalous behavior or situations that might need further investigation may reduce operators' cognitive load. READ MORE

  5. 5. Planning in Inhabited Environments Human-Aware Task Planning and Activity Recognition

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Marcello Cirillo; Örebro universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Human-aware planning; planning under uncertainty; activity recognition; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap; Computer and Systems Science; Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : Promised some decades ago by researchers in artificial intelligence and robotics as an imminent breakthrough in our everyday lives, a robotic assistant that could work with us in our home and our workplace is a dream still far from being fulfilled. The work presented in this thesis aims at bringing this future vision a little closer to realization. READ MORE