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Vision controlled grasping by means of an intelligent robot hand

Milighetti, G.; Ritter, M.; Kuntze, H.-B.

In this paper a new visual servoing concept for dynamic grasping for humanoid robots will be presented. It relies on a stereo camera in the robot head for wide range observing in combination with a miniaturized close range camera integrated in a five finger hand. By optimal fusion of both camera inf...

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The specificities of radical innovation

Motte, Damien; Yannou, Bernard; Bjärnemo, Robert

In this paper, we investigate a special case of new product development (NDP), that of radical innovation. When a company desires to go outside a current saturated market, it is necessary to offer a new product which is radically different from the competition. If successful, the offering will creat...

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The process of creating a nation-wide pool system for transport packaging - from vision to decision

Gustafsson, Kerstin

After several years of disussions, tests, investigations and additional tests, the suppliers and retailers within the Swedish business sector for food and commodities formed a jointly owned, non-profit company in 1997, which subsequently started in physical operations in 2000. This company, Svenska ...

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The Path Dependence of European Copyright

Larsson, Stefan

This article analyses the path dependence of European copyright. It shows how copyright is legally constructed, is harmonised through international treaties and European regulatory efforts in terms of InfoSoc Directive and the IPRED, and is also affected by the Data Retention Directive and the Telec...

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Tagungsbericht: Qualitative Forschung: ein Nibelungenschatz, den es zu bergen gilt. BVM Conference: "Qualitative Marktforschung – State of the Art und Ausblick"

Kühn, Thomas

Am 9.3.2005 fand in Frank­furt am Main eine durch den Berufsverband der deutschen Markt- und Sozialforscher e.V. (BVM) organisierte Fachtagung mit dem Titel "Qualitative Marktforschung – State of the Art und Ausblick" statt, die aufgrund des regen Interesses am 20.4.2005 noch einmal wiederholt wurde...

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Study of alternative strategies to the task clarification activity of the market-pull product development process model

Motte, Damien

A very large majority of the current product development process models put forward in textbooks present a homogenous structure, what Ulrich & Eppinger 1 call the market-pull model, presented as a generic one, while other possible product development process models are merely seen as variants. This ...

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Some Aspects of Gas Turbine Fuel Preparation and Turbomachinery Response to LCV Fuels

Eriksson, Pontus

This thesis gives some background information on environmental issues as the scientific community at large currently sees it. It tries to relate the plethora of current combustion technologies which may be used in gas turbines to those issues. Some basic principles on combustion design are given. Di...

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Psychê Själens antropologi i det antika Grekland

Törngren, Anna

The subject of the thesis is the psychê, a Greek word whose closest equivalent is the Swedish “själ”, the English “soul”, the French “âme” and the German “Seele”. The meanings of these words are far from being the same. What is more, the Greek psychê has shifting meanings, both synchronically and di...

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Professor John Bessant CV

Bessant, John

John Bessant is Professor of Innovation Management at the School of Management, Cranfield University. He graduated from Aston University with a degree in Chemical Engineering in 1975 and later obtained a PhD for work on innovation within the chemical industry. After a spell in industry he took up fu...

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On the interaction between the engineering design and the development process models - Part II: Shortcomings and limitations

Motte, Damien; Bjärnemo, Robert; Yannou, Bernard

Models of the engineering design process and of the development process nowadays present similar forms in the engineering design literature and interact in a similar way. These models are often presented as generic, in order to be used in a wide area of applications. This interaction is however not ...

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On synthesis in the later phases of the mechanical engineering design process

Motte, Damien

Only 15% to 30% of product development projects require the development of new product concepts. This means that the majority of design projects are carried out within the embodiment design and detail design phases. However, the majority of the research studies on the mechanical engineering design p...

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On Aristotle and Baldness : Topic, Reference, Presupposition of Existence, and Negation

Brandtler, Johan

This paper is a contribution to the never settled debate on reference, negation and presupposition of existence in the linguistic/philosophical literature. Based on Swedish and English data, the discussion is an attempt to present a unified account of the opposing views put forward in the works of A...

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Managing Urban Disaster Risk: Analysis and Adaptation Frameworks for Integrated Settlement Development Programming for the Urban Poor

Wamsler, Christine

The damage caused by the dramatic worldwide increase in ‘natural’ disasters is staggering, with the poor in developing countries being most at risk. Disasters make their already precarious living conditions worse, creating a vicious circle of poverty from which they find it hard to escape. To achiev...

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Le développement morphosyntaxique du syntagme nominal chez des enfants et des adultes- approche générativiste

Granfeldt, Jonas

Le présent travail veut s’inscrire dans une tradition de linguistique appliquée dont l’ambition consiste à allier théorie et empirisme. Lorsque l’on tâche de combiner deux domaines, on pourrait espérer qu’ils s’avèrent mutuellement enrichis ; Dans le meilleur des cas, la théorie permettrait non seul...

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Le développement de la morphologie verbale de personne-nombre chez différents types d’apprenants

Schlyter, Suzanne

La morphologie verbale de personne-nombre se développe lentement chez les apprenants adultes (suédophones) de français L2. Ce développement, chez eux, ne semble pas relié au développement syntaxique, mais possiblement à des facteurs de fréquence de ces formes dans l’input. On ne peut pas non plus co...

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Investeringar i kommunal infrastruktur: Förutsättningar för en målfokuserad investeringsverksamhet

Fjertorp, Jonas

Capital assets in local infrastructure constitute an overbearing concern for society, with the generation of benefits for the population being its prime purpose. Nevertheless, the conditions for the capital investment activities within local governments are diffuse. Which different kinds of investme...

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Influences, effects and changes from interventions by eco-labelling schemes - What a Swan can do?

Thidell, Åke

Eco-labelling is a voluntary and informative policy instrument aiming at stimulating environmentally beneficial product development through using the market forces. The Nordic Swan eco-labelling scheme has been in operation since 1989. The research presented in this thesis concentrates on the kinds ...

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Gesetzgebungs- oder Justizstaat? : Zum (Macht-)Verhältnis zwischen Bundesverfassungsgericht und Parlamentsgesetzgeber am Beispiel der aktuellen grundrechtsdogmatischen Entwicklung Legislative or judicial state? : On the (power) relationship between the Federal Constitutional Court and the legislature in the current development of the theory of constitutional-rights doctrine

Komorowski, Alexis von; Bechtel, Michael M.

In der Rechtswissenschaft ist man gegenwärtig bemüht, die verfassungsgerichtlich überprüfbare Grundrechtsbindung des Gesetzgebers durch eine innovierte Grundrechtsdogmatik zu lockern. Ziel ist es, das Bundesverfassungsgericht in seiner unter demokratietheoretischen Gesichtspunkten problematischen Ro...

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Erfarenheter av stigmatisering och diskriminering bland personer med psykisk sjukdom

Lundberg, Bertil

The overall aim of this thesis is to 1) investigate the prevalence of stigmatizing experiences and beliefs of devaluation and discrimination among persons with mental illness, and 2) to investigate the relationship between beliefs of devalua¬tion/¬discrimination, rejection experiences and sociodemog...

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Elite-Mass Congruence, Partidocracia and the Quality of Chilean Democracy La congruencia élite-masa, partidocracia y la calidad de la democracia chilena

Peter M. Siavelis; Wake Forest University

Though Chile is often lauded for its successful democratic transition and high quality democracy, there are increasing levels of citizen dissatisfaction with the functioning of democracy. This article asks whether this dissatisfaction is due to the lack of congruence between political elites and the...

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Demand-driven logistics from a packaging perspective

Nilsson, Fredrik; Pålsson, Henrik

During the last decade there has been a shift of focus from supply management towards demand management in logistics literature and practice. This article sets out to investigate what impact such a shift has on logistics, especially from a packaging perspective. An extensive literature review has be...

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Children's Gestures from 18 to 30 months

Andrén, Mats

This thesis concerns the nature of the gestures performed by five Swedish children. The children are followed from 18 to 30 months of age: an age range which is characterized by a rapid succession of developmental changes in children's abilities to communicate by means of both spoken language and ge...

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Chain-length dependent bimolecular termination in free-radical polymerization : theory, validation and experimental application of novel model-independent methods

Kock, JBL (John) de

Doctoral degree 26-10-1999; Department of Chemical Engineering; Supervisors: A.L. German and M. Buback;co-promotor A.H. van Herk

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Bias, Misinformation and the Paradox of Neutrality.

Bednar, Peter; Welch, Christine

What is normally described as bias? A possible definition comprises attempts to distort or mislead to achieve a certain perspective, i.e. subjective descriptions intended to mislead. If designers were able to exclude bias from informing systems, then this would maximize their effectiveness. This imp...

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Alcohol Use in Swedish Halls of Residence

Ståhlbrandt, Henrietta

In the year 2000, the alcohol habits of 1460 Swedish university students living in residence halls were assessed. The students had a mean age of 23.8 years, and 64% were male. The results from this baseline assessment show that the mean AUDIT score (± sd) was 10.3 ± 5.2 for males and 8.1 ± 4.7 for f...

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ASPECTS OF FLUID THERAPY: An experimental study of the effects of systemic inflammation, microvascular permeability, blood pressure and plasma volume

Dubniks, Maris

Adequate circulating blood volume is a prerequisite for circulatory stability. Fluid therapy aims at correcting hypovolaemia, and is an important part of the haemodynamic management of perioperative and critically ill patients. The efficacy of plasma volume substitution largely depends on the pharma...

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Stirk, P. M. R.

This article considers the Westphalian model and its supposed origins in nineteenth-and early twentieth-century positivist thought. It shows how three German theorists, Georg Jellinek, Heinrich Triepel and Max Huber, subscribed to a weak version of the Westphalian model that allows for a multilatera...

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Schütz, Anton

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Redding, Stephen; Sturm, Daniel M

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Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M.

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