Search for dissertations about: "resiliens"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the word resiliens.

  1. 1. Urban, pluvial flooding : Blue-green infrastructure as a strategy for resilience

    University dissertation from Faculty of Engineering (LTH), Lund University

    Author : Johanna Sörensen; [2018-08-06]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; urbanhydrologi; pluviala översvämningar; resiliens; blå-grön infrastruktur; socio-teknisk förändring; Urban hydrology; Pluvial flooding; Resilience; Blue-green infrastructure; socio-technical transition;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates urban, pluvial flooding and if blue-green infrastructure, for handling of stormwater in urban green spaces, can be used as a strategy for resilient flood risk management. Spatial analyses of flood claims from insurance companies and the water utility company of Malmö are used to better understand the mechanisms and characteristics of pluvial flooding and how blue-green infrastructure impacts flood risk. READ MORE

  2. 2. Toward Cyber-Secure and Resilient Networked Control Systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : André Teixeira; KTH.; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Cyber Security; Resilience; Industrial Control Systems; Fault-Tolerant Systems; Risk Management; Cyber säkerhet; Resiliens; Industriella Styrsystem; Riskanalys; Electrical Engineering; Elektro- och systemteknik;

    Abstract : Resilience is the ability to maintain acceptable levels of operation in the presence of abnormal conditions. It is an essential property in industrial control systems, which are the backbone of several critical infrastructures. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a Sustainable Food System Entrepreneurship, Resilience and Agriculture in the Baltic Sea Region

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Markus Larsson; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sustainable agriculture; eutrophication; Baltic Sea; entrepreneurship; resilience; sustainable food system; Hållbart jordbruk; övergödning; Östersjön; entreprenörskap; resiliens; hållbart livsmedelssystem; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis compares conventional agriculture and Ecological Recycling Agriculture (ERA) in terms of their environmental and socio-economic effects. Environmental effects include greenhouse gas emissions and energy use, but this analysis focuses on nutrient losses. READ MORE

  4. 4. Spatial analyses of people's experiences in urban landscapes

    University dissertation from Gävle : Gävle University Press

    Author : Karl Samuelsson; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Urban planning; social-ecological system; human wellbeing; expe-riences; affordance; ecological psychology; resilience; spatial analysis; PPGIS; Stockholm; Stadsplanering; social-ekologiska system; välbefinnande; upple-velser; miljökvalité; ekologisk psykologi; resiliens; rumslig analys; medbor-gardeltagade; Stockholm;

    Abstract : Limiting cities’ negative impact for global sustainability suggests compact city development. However, extensive and accessible urban nature is important for urban dwellers’ wellbeing. Aligning efforts to make cities locally and globally sustainable means resolving this conflict. READ MORE

  5. 5. Watermarks Urban Flooding and Memoryscape in Argentina

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Susann Ullberg; Försvarshögskolan.; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik; Natural disaster; memory; vulnerability; resilience; adaptation; adaptability; Argentina; Santa Fe; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi; natural disaster; naturkatastrof; minne; sårbarhet; resiliens; anpassning; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology; disaster;

    Abstract : The relationship between social experience and action in the context of recurrent disasters is often thought of in terms of adaptation. This study problematises this assumption from an anthropological perspective by analysing the memoryscape that mediates past experiences of disasters. READ MORE