Search for dissertations about: "Southwest India"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words Southwest India.

  1. 1. From Sea to Society - Climate Change, Microbial Community Interactions and Assessing Climate Risk on Society

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Gurpreet Kaur-Kahlon; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Phytoplankton; Bacteria; Climate change; Quorum sensing; Microbial blooms; Vulnerability factors; Arabian Sea; Southwest India;

    Abstract : Unicellular organisms, microalgae and bacteria, less than one millimeter in size make the world go round. Phytoplankton and cyanobacteria, for example, plays an inevitable role contributing 50-85% to the world’s oxygen via photosynthesis. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Economic Value of Water in the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna (GBM) River Basin

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Nasima Tanveer Chowdhury; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; marginal value productivity MVP ; production function; irrigation water; boro rice; Bangladesh;

    Abstract : This study estimates the scarcity value of irrigation water to farmers of Bangladesh and compares it with that of India especially in the Ganges dependent districts of both these countries. We use a physical production function approach for our analysis. The value of water ranges from USD 0.002 to 0. READ MORE

  3. 3. Climate Change Effects on Rainfall and Management of Urban Flooding

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Arun Rana; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Climate Change; Extreme Events; Intensive Rainfall; Urban Drainage; Intensity-Duration-Frequency; Statistical analysis; Flood Management;

    Abstract : Flooding in urban basins is intensifying due to increasing urbanization and climate change and variability. This thesis presents how the effects of climate change and high-intensive rainfall on the urban drainage system and management of flooding in urban areas of were studied in Mumbai, India and Southern Sweden, including Skåne and Gothenburg. READ MORE