Search for dissertations about: "invisible tools"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words invisible tools.

  1. 1. The Invisible Tools of a Timber Framer - A survey of principles, situations and procedures for marking

    Author : Ulrik Hjort Lassen; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : timber framing; marking; procedures; procedural description; scribing; craft skills; craft research; working methods; layout; developed drawing; compound joinery; invisible tools; practice-led;

    Abstract : My thesis focuses on the marking procedures when building timber frames, from the idea of a construction to the cutting of the timbers. The marking procedures are essential parts of the building process, and without markings you don’t know where to cut. READ MORE

  2. 2. Testing Pills, Enacting Obesity : The work of localizing tools in a clinical trial

    Author : Petra Jonvallen; Boel Berner; Claes-Fredrik Helgesson; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Invisible work; contract research organisation; standardization; articulation work; production tasks; enactment; evidence based medicine; clinical trials; clinical research protocol; rationalizing tools; obesity; pharmaceutical production; clinical practice; medicalisation; Övervikt; klinisk prövning; Technology and social change; Teknik och social förändring; Genus och teknik; Gender and Technology;

    Abstract : This study examines tools and practices involved in a large scale and multi-sited clinical trial of a potential drug against obesity. Two tools are in focus: a clinical research protocol and a computer control system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards Measuring Apps' Privacy-Friendliness

    Author : Nurul Momen; Lothar Fritsch; Tobias Pulls; Audun Jøsang; Karlstads universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Mobile OS; Apps; User data; Transparency; Privacy; Computer Science; Datavetenskap;

    Abstract : Today's phone could be described as a charismatic tool that has the ability to keep human beings captivated for a considerable amount of their precious time. Users remain in the illusory wonderland with free services, while their data becomes the subject to monetizing by a genie called big data. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Common Thread, Textile Production during the Late Iron Age and Viking Age

    Author : Eva Andersson; Arkeologi; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Haithabu; Birka; Scania; Viking Age; Late Iron Age; household production; textile valuables; sail cloth; bone needle; loom weight; textile production; spindle whorl; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Abstract : The initial aim of the present PhD thesis was to develop the method of classification for textile tools to facilitate the study of textile production in an archaeological context. The thesis consists of five separate projects and a concluding summary. The study covers the late Iron Age, mainly the Viking Period. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gas and dust in early galaxy evolution

    Author : Jean Baptiste Jolly; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Galaxies: evolution -- Galaxies: high-redshift -- methods: stacking -- methods: data analysis -- techniques: interferometric;

    Abstract : In order to study the content of distant galaxies without focusing solely on the brightest objects -- the tip of the iceberg -- I developed a tool:  LineStacker. As its name indicates this tool was designed to perform spectral stacking analyses. READ MORE