Search for dissertations about: "exploration and exploitation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 swedish dissertations containing the words exploration and exploitation.

  1. 1. Mineral Rights : Legal Systems Governing Exploration and Exploitation

    Author : Eva Liedholm Johnson; Hans Mattsson; Barbro Julstad Julstad; Kauko Viitanen; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Mineral Rights; mineral legislation; exploration permit; claim; exploitation- mining concession; lease; Civil engineering and architecture; Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to examine the legal procedures and systems concerning granting or possessing mineral rights, and how such rights may be exercised, particularly given the diametric interests of land use, ownership and land tenure. The study, comparative in its nature, aims at highlighting the similarities and differences between the countries and states of comparison, and thereby identify interesting solutions of issues relating to the granting and exercising of mineral rights. READ MORE

  2. 2. Innovation under pressure : Reclaiming the micro-level exploration space

    Author : Katarina Lund Stetler; Mats Magnusson; Jens Hemphälä; Salomo Sören; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Ambidexterity; exploration; exploitation; creativity; innovation; micro-level exploration space; operational level; operations; operational effectiveness; employee; lean; lean thinking; process management; streamlining; flow; Machine Design; Maskinkonstruktion;

    Abstract : Research & Development (R&D) departments are becoming increasingly structured and routine-based, with tight schedules and daily follow-ups. This way of working stems from increased demands for delivering products to customers quickly and with high quality at a low price. READ MORE

  3. 3. The dynamics of experiential learning : balancing exploitation and exploration within and between organisations

    Author : Mikael Holmqvist; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Organizational learning; Experiental learning; Lärande organisationer;

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  4. 4. Exploring the Interplay Between Standard Products and Customer Specific Solutions

    Author : Daniel Hjelmgren; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; relationship; product development; interaction; dependence; exploitation; organizing; network; adaptation; resource; standardisation; utilization; exploration;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with how a company may handle the interplay between the development of standard products and customer specific solutions. There are three aims of the thesis. The first aim concerns how a buyer and a supplier in interaction arrive at a solution involving a mix of standard and customer specific product features. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dynamics of Quality Attributes Over Life Cycles of Goods and Services

    Author : Anders Fundin; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; life cycle; technology readiness; goods-to-services continuum; product development; service development; exploration; exploitation; customer feedback; service attributes; Kano s theory of attractive quality;

    Abstract : This thesis is based on seven papers and has three main objectives. The first objective is to provide a theoretical framework that explains the dynamics of quality attributes over their life cycles, considering the technology readiness of users. READ MORE