Search for dissertations about: "Soft Power"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 86 swedish dissertations containing the words Soft Power.

  1. 1. On soft-switching isolated AC/DC converters without auxiliary circuit

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Staffan Norrga; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Electrical power technology; voltage source converter; cycloconverter; isolated converter; medium frequency transformer; soft switching; modulation; commutation; wind power; electric traction; Elkraftteknik; TECHNOLOGY Electrical engineering; electronics and photonics Electric power engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Elektroteknik; elektronik och fotonik Elkraftteknik;

    Abstract : The thesis is concerned with a class of power electronic converter systems that permit bidirectional AC/DC conversion with galvanic separation of the AC and DC sides by a transformer operating at elevated frequency. The systems consist of a capacitively snubbered voltage source converter and a cycloconverter, separated by the mentioned transformer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Representing Cultural Diplomacy : Soft Power, Cosmopolitan Constructivism and Nation Branding in Mexico and Sweden

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Cesar Villanueva Rivas; Växjö universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Cultural Diplomacy; Theory of Representation; Soft Power; Cosmopolitan Constructivism; Nation Branding; Identity; Alterity; Mexican Culture and Swedish Culture; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study aims at understanding how representational theories can substantiate the field of Cultural Diplomacy by looking at three models: Cosmopolitan Constructivism, Nation Branding and Soft Power. This study aims at understanding how representational theories can substantiate the field of Cultural Diplomacy by looking at three models: Cosmopolitan Constructivism, Nation Branding and Soft Power. READ MORE

  3. 3. Artificial Intelligence-Based Characterization and Classification Methods for Power Quality Data Analytics

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Azam Bagheri; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Power System; power Quality; Voltage Dip; Big Data; Deep Learning; Machine Learning; Active Learning; Consensus Contriol; Electric Power Engineering; Elkraftteknik;

    Abstract : One of the important developments in the electric power system is the fast increasing amount of data. An example of such data is formed by the voltages and currents coming from power-quality measurements. READ MORE

  4. 4. Controlled by Knowledge A Study of two Clinical pathways in Mental Healthcare

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstad University Press

    Author : Mona Jerndahl Fineide; Karlstads universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Organisation theory; scientific bureaucratic medicine; health policy; governance; New Public Management; regulatory tools; control; management; standardisation; rule production; instrumentation; clinical pathways; lean; work; professions; professionals; autonomy; discretion; power; knowledge; legitimacy; evidence based medicine; mental health care; hospital; child and youth psychiatry; psychiatrist; psychologist; jurisdiction; legitimacy; soft bureaucracy; hybridisation; Working Life Science; Arbetsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Standardisation of professional work is a major policy concern to ensure quality and efficiency of services and a number of hospitals are now focusing on the use of clinical pathways as an important tool to standardise their work. This study sheds light on the processes set in motion when notions of standardisation meet local practice. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Regulation of Rule-Following Imitation and Soft Regulation in the European Union

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Jenny Svensson; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; företagsekonomi; Business Administration; soft regulation; imitation; international organisations; EU enlargement; public administration; Twinning;

    Abstract : Present times are sometimes referred to as "the golden era of regulation", as more and more areas of social life are regulated. But regulation is not only increasing; it is also changing. New regulators are emerging, and they are issuing new kinds of rules. READ MORE