Search for dissertations about: "analytic hierarchy process"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words analytic hierarchy process.

  1. 1. Understanding the Clean Development Mechanism and its dual aims the case of China's projects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Qie Sun; KTH.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Clean development mechanism CDM ; Climate change mitigation; Kyoto Protocol; Sustainable Development; China’s mitigation strategy; Cost benefit analysis CBA ; co-benefits; Multi-criteria analysis MCA ; Analytic Hierarchy Process AHP ; TECHNOLOGY Other technology Environmental engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Övriga teknikvetenskaper Miljöteknik; SRA - Energy; SRA - Energi;

    Abstract : Having been running for over 10 years, the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is considered an innovative and successful mitigation initiative. CDM has the dual aims of helping industrialised countries achieve compliance with their emission limitation and reduction commitments in a cost-effective way, while simultaneously assisting developing countries in sustainable development. READ MORE

  2. 2. Picture Viewing and Picture Description: Two Windows on the Mind

    University dissertation from Cognitive Science

    Author : Jana Holsanova; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; discourse hierarchy; picture description; vision; picture viewing; information flow; discourse segmentation; discourse analysis; coherence; semantics; spatial and temporal relations; cognitive science; linguistics; cognitive linguistics; psycholinguistics; speech; cognition; multimodal communication; mental processes; eye movement protocol; focus of attention; spoken language protocol; information processing; scene perception; areas of interest;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I connect two disciplines, linguistics and vision research, and combine two methods, spoken language protocols and eye movement protocols, in order to cast light on the underlying cognitive processes. In a series of studies, I investigate the processual aspects of picture viewing and picture description. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aspects of improving punctuality from data to decision in railway maintenance

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Birre Nyström; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Drift och underhållsteknik; Operation and Maintenance;

    Abstract : The increasing demand for transportation and sustainability makes railways attractive. The ongoing deregulation of state-owned railways means that many new organisations are entering the railway sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. Toward Adjustable Lightweight Authentication for Network Access Control

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Henric Johnson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2005]

    Abstract : The increasing use of Internet access networks raises the demand for secure and reliable communication for both users and businesses. Traditionally, the aim has been to provide the strongest possible security. READ MORE

  5. 5. Geo-environmental considerations in transport infrastructure planning

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Caroline Karlsson; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Roads; Railways; Geology; GIS; Decision support; Modelling; Mark- och vattenteknik; Land and Water Resources Engineering;

    Abstract : Transport infrastructure constitutes one of the key factors to a country’s economic growth. Investment in new transport infrastructure might cause potential environmental impacts, and if a project has several alternative corridors open for suggestion then each alternative corridor will have a different impact on the environment. READ MORE