Search for dissertations about: "driving position"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 swedish dissertations containing the words driving position.

  1. 1. Outsourcing strategies for wood product manufactering firms : driving forces and strategic development

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Daniel Fransson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Outsourcing; driving forces; strategic development; wood product manufacturing firms; case studies; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : In this thesis outsourcing in the wood product manufacturing sector (WPM) is studied. More specifically, the study aims to describe and analyse outsourcing strategies for firms in the WPM industries (door, floor and window). READ MORE

  2. 2. A Model of Driver Perception and Action in Intersections

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Anna Bjelkemyr; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; intersection; vehicle heading; driving; behavior; driver; perception; eye movement; anticipate;

    Abstract : The objective of the research presented in this thesis is to describe driver behavior while approaching, entering and exiting an intersection. To fulfill this objective, two semi-naturalistic studies were conducted where ten driver participants drove a test vehicle through a three-way intersection repeatedly, driving straight, turning left, and turning right in a total of six possible passes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Delay-sensitive wireless communication for cooperative driving applications

    University dissertation from Halmstad : Halmstad University Press

    Author : Annette Böhm; Högskolan i Halmstad.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Cooperative driving applications; wireless communication;

    Abstract : Cooperative driving holds the potential to considerably improve the level of safety and efficiency on our roads. Recent advances in in-vehicle sensing and wireless communication technology have paved the way for the development of cooperative traffic safety applications based on the exchange of data between vehicles (or between vehicles and road side units) over a wireless link. READ MORE

  4. 4. Hangover Effects of Alcohol and Carry-over Effects of Certain Benzodiazepine Hypnotics on Driving Performance

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jan Törnros; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychology; Alcohol; Hangover; Hypnotics; Benzodiazepines; Driving performance; Simulation; Psykologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; psykologi;

    Abstract : The thesis deals with hangover effects of alcohol and carry-over effects of benzodiazepine hypnotics on car driving performance. One study is presented regarding effects of alcohol, and two studies regarding effects of hypnotics. A driving simulator was used in all three studies. Real car driving was used in one of the studies. READ MORE

  5. 5. A laboratory vehicle mock-up research work on truck driver’s selected seat position and posture A mathematical model approach with respect to anthropometry, body landmark locations and discomfort

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Kianoush Fatollahzadeh; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; truck driving; anthropometry; body landmarks; discomfort; sitting posture; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Other industrial engineering and economics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Övrig industriell teknik och ekonomi;

    Abstract : Professional truck drivers are highly exposed to fatigue and work related injuries. Truck drivers are common victims of musculoskeletal disorders, frequently suffering from pain symptoms particularly in the neck, shoulder and lower back. This situation is believed to be a contributor to the high absenteeism in this job category. READ MORE