Search for dissertations about: "controlled experiment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 202 swedish dissertations containing the words controlled experiment.

  1. 1. Empirical Evaluations of Semantic Aspects in Software Development

    Author : Martin Blom; Anna Brunström; Per Runeson; Karlstads universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Empirical Evaluations; Semantic Aspects; Software Development; Software; Controlled Experiment; Industrial Case Study; Computer science; Datavetenskap; Datavetenskap; Computer Science;

    Abstract : This thesis presents empirical research in the field of software development with a focus on handling semantic aspects. There is a general lack of empirical data in the field of software development. This makes it difficult for industry to choose an appropriate method for their particular needs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Software Testing in Agile Development : Technological and Organisational Challenges

    Author : Adnan Čaušević; Sasikumar Punnekkat; Feldt Robert; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; software testing; agile development; test-driven development; role of testers; empirical study; controlled experiment; Software engineering; Programvaruteknik; Computer Science; datavetenskap;

    Abstract : The emerging industrial trend towards agile software development processes brings forth new concerns, challenges as well as opportunities. One of the main concerns is with respect to the achievable quality levels of the final product, for which testing is the well-known assurance mechanism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Emotional Reactions to Music : Prevalence and Contributing Factors

    Author : Simon Liljeström; Patrik N Juslin; Petri Toiviainen; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; music; emotion; personality; survey; experience sampling method; experiment; Psychology; Psykologi; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : People value music mainly for its abilities to induce emotions. Yet little is known about these experiences. The aim of this thesis was thus to investigate the nature and prevalence of emotional reactions to music, and what factors in the listener, the music, and the situation might contribute to such reactions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Essays on antibiotics use: Nudges, preferences & welfare benefits

    Author : Linnea Wickström Östervall; Jakob Svensson; Astri Muren; Kjetil Bjorvatn; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; field experiment; nudge; reminder; common resources; antibiotics use; resistance; altruism; other-regarding preferences; time preferences; social security; temporary parental leave; natural experiment; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The stock of effective antibiotics can be seen as a common resource. Depletion of this potentially renewable, but currently finite, resource through the development of resistance poses an important policy problem. Prudent use can delay the spread of resistance. It is hence interesting to study factors that affect use and overuse of antibiotics. READ MORE


    Author : Thomas Nygårds; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Semi-active control; Vibration dynamics; Experiment; Washing machine; Modeling; Optimization; Magnetorheological damper.; Suspension system; Spinning;

    Abstract : A washing machine as a product is familiar to almost everyone in all developed countries. Thisthesis deals with the dynamics of modern washing machines of household type. READ MORE