Search for dissertations about: "laminate flooring"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words laminate flooring.

  1. 1. Drum sound from floor coverings - objective and subjective assessment

    University dissertation from Engineering Acoustics, LTH, Lund University

    Author : Ann-Charlotte Johansson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; vakuumteknik; vibrationer; akustik; hydraulik; Maskinteknik; vacuum technology; vibration and acoustic engineering; hydraulics; acoustic standard; Mechanical engineering; tapping machine; veneer flooring; parquet flooring; binaural recording; foot impact; loudness; sound quality; listening test; paired comparisons; walking sound; drum sound; building acoustics; psychoacoustics; laminate flooring;

    Abstract : Drum sound is the sound produced when an object, such as a foot, hits the flooring in the room in which the receiving ear is located. Drum sound has attracted interest in recent years, particularly due to an increased use of thin floating floor constructions, such as veneer or laminate flooring, which can produce loud and sharp walking sound. READ MORE

  2. 2. Engineering Emotional Values in Product Design Kansei Engineering in Development

    University dissertation from Institutionen för konstruktions- och produktionsteknik

    Author : Simon Schütte; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Technology; Feelings; impressions; purchasing; Kansei Engineering; scales; experimental design; validation methods; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Feelings and impressions of a product are important for the decision of purchasing it or not. Designing attractive products therefore requires knowledge about the feelings and impressions the products evoke on the customer and the user. READ MORE

  3. 3. Studies on the competitiveness of wood - market segmentation and customer need assessments

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Ragnar Jonsson; Växjö universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; wood; building material; material substitution; end-consumer; floorcovering; customer needs; FORESTRY; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES and LANDSCAPE PLANNING; SKOGS- och JORDBRUKSVETENSKAP samt LANDSKAPSPLANERING;

    Abstract : Over the last decades, wood has encountered increasing competition from other building materials. Hence, it is relevant to study the underlying factors of material substitution. The market for repair and remodelling (R&R) is growing in importance. READ MORE