Search for dissertations about: "sociotechnical systems"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 swedish dissertations containing the words sociotechnical systems.

  1. 1. Sociotechnical system studies of the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from energy and transport systems

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Linda Olsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Energy systems; transport systems; greenhouse gas emissions; energy policy; transport policy; sociotechnical systems analysis; wicked problem; Energisystem; transportsystem; växthusgasutsläpp; energipolicy; transportpolicy; socioteknisk systemanalys; wicked problem;

    Abstract : It is agreed that greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from energy and transport systems must be reduced. Technical means exist to reduce GHG emissions from these sources. However, these emission-reduction measures are not implemented to a high enough degree. READ MORE

  2. 2. Inertia in Sociotechnical Systems On IT-related Change Processes in Organisations

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Thomas Lind; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Human-Computer Interaction; User-Centred Design; Participatory Design; Organisational Change; IT-related Change Processes; Action Research; Inertia; Sociotechnical Systems; Vision Seminars; Datavetenskap med inriktning mot människa-datorinteraktion; Computer Science with specialization in Human-Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : The introduction of new information technology (IT) in an organisation is one way of changing the conditions for how tasks and work processes can be designed and performed, as well as how people in the organisation interact with each other. Today, many Swedish workers rely completely on IT to be able to perform their jobs, while experiencing a combination of continuous and intermittent IT-related changes that affect this ability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Human-Machine Interface Considerations for Design and Testing in Distributed Sociotechnical Systems

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Yemao Man; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Automation Bias; Human Machine Interface; Situation Awareness; Design; Maritime Transportation; Distributed Sociotechnical System; Human Factors; Decision Making;

    Abstract : The increasing concerns for safety and environmental sustainability create demands on the development of future maritime transportation strategies. One way to meet these demands is the concept of autonomous unmanned vessels for intercontinental voyages. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evolving Systems – Engaged Users Key Principles for Improving Region-wide Health IT Adoption

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Rebecka Janols; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; HCI; eHealth; EPR; sociotechnical systems; enterprise-wide systems; deployment; change management; usability; health care; Datavetenskap med inriktning mot människa-datorinteraktion; Computer Science with specialization in Human-Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : Many countries have formulated their eHealth visions and billions of dollars have been spent on supporting the eHealth development throughout the world. An important part of the development is the electronic patient record (EPR). READ MORE

  5. 5. Change and resistance to change in health care Inertia in sociotechnical systems

    University dissertation from Uppsala University

    Author : Thomas Lind; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Datavetenskap med inriktning mot människa-datorinteraktion; Computer Science with specialization in Human-Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : This thesis explores change and resistance to change of IT systems in organisations from a sociotechnical perspective. The work is drawing on empirical data gathered during two Action Research projects in Swedish Health Care: one regarding the deployment of electronic patient record systems within health care organisations, and the other regarding the deployment of eHealth services geared towards patients and citizens. READ MORE