Search for dissertations about: "scenarios"

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  1. 1. Scenarios and structural uncertainty

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Infrastruktur

    Author : Karl Henrik Dreborg; KTH.; [2004]
    Keywords : scenarios; backcasting; structural uncertainty; gaming; tacit knowledge;

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  2. 2. Personas and Scenarios in Use

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Rosa Gudjonsdottir; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ethnographic fieldwork; multi-sited fieldwork; participant observation; user-centered design; user research; personas; scenarios; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap Datalogi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi;

    Abstract : Personas are fictitious characters that represent the needs of the intended users, and scenarios complementing the personas describe how their needs can be met. The present doctoral thesis considers the usage of personas and scenarios and how they are used in system development projects. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modelling energy demand in the buildings sector within the EU

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Eoin Ó Broin; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Residential; EU; Efficiency; Econometrics; Decomposition; Heating; Scenarios;

    Abstract : In the on-going effort within the EU to tackle greenhouse gas emissions and secure future energy supplies, the buildings sector is often referred to as offering a large potential for energy savings. The aim of this thesis is to produce scenarios that highlight the parameters that affect the energy demands and thus potentials for savings of the building sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pathways to future cropland : Assessing uncertainties in socio-economic processes by applying a global land-use model

    University dissertation from Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Faculty of Science, Lund University

    Author : Kerstin Engstrom; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2016-08]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; land-use and land cover change; socio-economic modelling; scenarios; uncertainties;

    Abstract : Global agricultural production almost tripled within the last five decades. The production increase wasbased on expanding cropland and pastures, as well as the intensification of agriculture, including increased use ofhigh yielding crop varieties, machinery, irrigation, artificial fertilisers, and pesticides. READ MORE

  5. 5. Drivers of global land use change : are increasing demands for food and bioenergy offset by technological change and yield increase?

    University dissertation from Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Lund University

    Author : Kerstin Engstrom; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Global land use change; food demands; bioenergy demands; technological change; modelling; scenarios; uncertainty;

    Abstract : Globally, the food and energy demands of the growing global population are rising and require increased agricultural production. Additionally, climate change will have adverse effects on agricultural productivity. READ MORE