Search for dissertations about: "operational research"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 547 swedish dissertations containing the words operational research.

  1. 1. Operational Military Violence A Cartography of Bureaucratic Minds and Practices

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Anders Malm; Försvarshögskolan.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Krigsvetenskap; Krigsvetenskap; military violence; bureaucratisation; operational level; targeting; military masculinity;

    Abstract : Centralisering är en genomgående trend i västvärldens organisering och användning av militärt våld. Delvis för att den teknologiska utvecklingen, särskilt gällande sådana insatser som sker med obemannade flygande farkoster, möjliggör en centraliserad styrning av våldsanvändningen. READ MORE

  2. 2. On System Dynamics as an Approach for Manufacturing Systems Development

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Gary Linnéusson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; Teknik; Technology; system dynamics; manufacturing systems development; operational; Keywords: system dynamics;

    Abstract : Improvement work in manufacturing industry usually focuses on the utilisation of equipment. System dynamics simulation is a potential tool for increasing the utilisation of systems. By using group model building and simulation it facilitates a common view and better informed decisions for change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a Sustainable Resource Management A Broader Systems Approach to Product Design and Waste Management

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jagdeep Singh; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Resource Management; Product Design; Waste Management Challenges; Systems Thinking; Sustainability Science; Industriell ekologi; Industrial Ecology;

    Abstract : Rapid economic growth, urbanisation and increasing population have caused (materially intensive) resource consumption to increase, and consequently the release of large amounts of waste to the environment. Numerous technological and operational approaches to resource management have been introduced throughout the system of production, consumption and waste management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Atmospheric & Oceanic Applications of Eulerian and Lagrangian Transport Modelling

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Meteorology, Stockholm University

    Author : Joakim Kjellsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Eulerian; Lagrangian; trajectory; climate; atmosphere; ocean; modelling; drifter; thermodynamic; climate change; atmosfärvetenskap och oceanografi; Atmospheric Sciences and Oceanography;

    Abstract : This thesis presents several ways to understand transports of air and water masses in the atmosphere and ocean, and the transports of energy that they imply. It presents work using various kinds of observations as well as computer simulations of the atmosphere and oceans. READ MORE

  5. 5. Capturing the Operational Improvement Potential of Production Systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Meteorology, Stockholm University

    Author : Richard Hedman; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Capacity; Productivity; Capacity utilization;

    Abstract : The operational level is where a company’s manufacturing strategy becomes reality and where customer orders are fulfilled through transforming raw materials into finished goods. The research presented here examines the productivity and capacity of operational processes in manufacturing firms. READ MORE