Search for dissertations about: "emergency supply"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 swedish dissertations containing the words emergency supply.

  1. 1. Emergency preparedness management and civil defence in Sweden An all-hazards approach for developed countries' supply chains

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Elvira Kaneberg; Susanne Hertz; Trond Hammervoll; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the evolving role of supply chain networks in the structures of the emergency preparedness planning. The thesis focuses on the management of planning in emergency preparedness and civil defence in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Modeling pooling and perishable items in inventory systems

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Patrik Tydesjö; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; two level; perishable items; Inventory control; newsboy model; emergency supply; stochastic; lateral transshipments; upstream customer demand.;

    Abstract : This thesis is built on three papers considering different problems in inventory control. The first paper considers a two-location newsboy model with the possibility of making lateral transshipments when needed. Usually, when considering newsboy models it is assumed that all demand in a period occurs at once. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cold exposure and thermal comfort among patients in prehospital emergency care innovation research in nursing

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Jonas Aléx; Britt-Inger Saveman; Stig Karlsson; Ulf Björnstig; Inggard Lereim; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; thermal comfort; thermal discomfort; cold exposure; cold stress; hypothermia; patients’ experiences; active warming; prehospital emergency care; finger temperature; back temperature; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : BackgroundPatients’ cold exposure is a neglected problem in prehospital emergency care. Cold stress increases pain and anxiety and contributes to fear and an overall sense of dissatisfaction. When left untreated, cold stress disturbs vital body functions until ultimately reaches hypothermia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pooling and emergency replenishment policies in inventory systems

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Fredrik Olsson; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with two types of problems occurring in inventory theory; pooling of stock and perishable items. All three papers in this thesis consider inventory distribution systems with continuous review. In Paper I we consider a single-echelon inventory system with two identical locations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards the mitigation of cultural barriers to communication and cooperation

    University dissertation from Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling; Linköpings universitet

    Author : Ida Lindgren; Kip Smith; Ann Enander; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; multinational cooperation; cultural differences; cross-cultural psychology; emergency management; teamwork; microworlds; group faultlines; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Manufacturing engineering and work sciences Work sciences and ergonomics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Produktion och arbetsvetenskap Arbetsvetenskap och ergonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis combines theories from cross-cultural psychology with literature on group faultlines to understand cultural barriers to communication and cooperation experienced in multinational emergency management teams. The aim is to investigate whether the faultline concept is a viable theoretical vocabulary for addressing cultural differences in communication and cooperation (in the domain of emergency management). READ MORE