• Motion capturing machine learning. Bluetooth motion sensors 

      Gangenes, Elisabeth Razafimandimby (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2016-04-06)
      Good and efficient care for our elderly is a major concern in our ever aging popu- lation. The elderly’s greatest fear is falling to the ground, not being able to get up or get help. Use of Bluetooth motion sensors and appropriate agents can help alert for in the event of a person falling. In this master thesis an experimental sensor rig has been created together with an android application which ...
    • Efficient customizable tools for big data processing. Incoherent scatter radar big data as a case study 

      Trieu Thanh, Huy (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2016-04-06)
      This project is my master diploma project of the department of Computer Science at Norks Arktisk Universitet (UiT) in 2016. Every day, the satellites send to the ground stations huge amount of data for processing. Incoherent Scatter Radar (ISR) is a very interesting technology in the space science and it also sends a large amount of data in plasma line data back to the earth. Currently, the space ...
    • Optimal routing and charging procedures for electric buses 

      Masliakova, Kseniia (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2016-04-06)
      The goal of the project is to use Ant Colony Optimization techniques with Genetic Algorithm to design and analyse routes and recharging schedules for electric buses. One system so-called “en route” charging was analysed where the bus applies a kind of pantograph at bus stops to recharge the bus batteries. This implies more frequent, but short recharging intervals. The program offers diff t variants ...
    • Design av dekksmontert knekk-kran 

      Eilertsen, Stian Schultz (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2016-11-01)
      Oppgavens hensikt var å designe en kran som skulle være klar til produksjon når prosjektet ferdigstilles. Under prosjekteringen skulle alle aspekter av krandesignet undersøkes. Kranen skulle arktifiseres, dette vil si gjøres klar for en arktiskmaritim vinter. Alle komponenter ble designet med en minimum sikkerhetsfaktor på 1.33, dog har de aller fleste komponentene en høyere sikkerhetsfaktor. Den ...
    • Duct fanned shielding design for quadrotors 

      Balakrishnan, Sethuram (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2016-11-01)
      The master thesis work involved the design implementation of a duct fanned shielding for Quadrotors. This included the investigation of various settings for duct shielding and to identify the best possible option to safe guard propellers of the quadrotor. In addition, the work focused on improving the aerodynamic efficiency, reducing the mass of flight and the use of quadrotors in the arctic ...
    • Effect of placement of PMUs on state estimation in a power system 

      Mironov, Iurii (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2016-11-07)
      State estimation is one of the most important processes in modelling and monitoring of a power system. Iterative and less accurate conventional means of estimation are now being replaced by fast and direct state vector measurements provided by PMUs. However, the high cost of PMUs forces engineers to choose wisely where the measurement units should be placed. The given project observes different ...
    • Classification of electroncephao-graph signals by convolutional neural network 

      Lin, Jiaxin (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-13)
      This thesis presents a brief introduction to epilepsy diagnosis use convolution neutral network. The datasets create through Electroencephao-graph(EEG) signal.Electroencephao-graph(EEG) is one of the most commonly signals recorded from humans like electrocardiogram(ECG). In this thesis give a short introduce about the EEG signal. Because EEG recordings are important in the diagnosis of epilepsy. But ...
    • Modeling and Simulation of Heat Transfer in Blocks with Thin Pipes 

      Karlsen, Renate (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-13)
      "The report presents modified Stokes equations and natural convection-diffusion equations that are needed to implement a system which uses natural convection to transport energy from one area to another. The thesis also includes results from a numerical simulations that used these equations as arguments."
    • Genetic algorithms (GA) for adaptable design 

      Jansson, Andreas Dyrøy (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-13)
      This thesis discusses the process of implementing and testing of a creative web element design system using a combination of genetic algorithms and K-nearest neighbor classification. Classification will be used as a learning mechanism to give the system the ability to absorb quality measures in regards to visual aesthetics, and utilize this knowledge to evaluate generated designs. In addition, some ...
    • Multisensor video magnification 

      Shrestha, Dinesh (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-13)
      This study was performed with the three main goals. The first of which includes the implementation of “Eulerian Video Magnification” for the normal videos to observe the subtle changes that cannot be seen through the naked eyes. The second goal was to implement interpolation on thermal infrared videos. Finally, the third goal is to combine both the videos to amplify complex variations to reveal ...
    • Optimization of the mass of a sandwich plate that TAM is producing 

      Jensen, Bjarne Steinulv (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      In this report the possibility to optimize the mass of a sandwich plate that TAM produces have been reviewed. Dimensions of the plate is 2602mm x 2404mm with a core thickness of 40mm, top facing of 3mm and bottom facing of 1mm. To simplify the computations they calculate with uniform facings of 1mm. The function of the sandwich plate is to lift livestock with wires that are fastened in the four ...
    • A study of hydro and pumped storage hydropower in Northern Norway 

      Maharjan, Sujan; Ampim, Emefa Akua (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      "The role of renewable sources of energy in combating climate change cannot be over-emphasized. Profound measures taken especially by the European Union (EU) in reducing global rising temperatures has seen massive development of renewable sources of energy such as solar and wind. This strategic plan taken by the EU has led to the an increase in national efforts to promote further development of ...
    • Analysis and Optimization of Sandwich Panels. Final report. 

      Røsdal, Arild (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      "The first part of this project, are general about sandwich structures. A sandwich construction, consist of two plate outsides (facings) glued to a core in the middle. Sandwiches are used in construction that must have a low weight, but a high stiffness. This indicated racing cars, aeroplane, ship shelters. To understand a sandwich construction, the basis, is to understand the sandwich beam. The are ...
    • First aid equipment for use in cold climate environment: stretcher 

      Søreng, Eirik; Bratteng, Karoline (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      "There is a need for a stretcher, which can also function as a sledge, especially for rescue missions in arctic climate, as the extraction point may only be accessible by people by foot or on skies. Existing solutions have some flaws, and some are not specifically designed for arctic conditions. The task is to develop a multi-purpose stretcher, operable by two members of the rescue team. In ...
    • Re- design of a multipurpose snowmobile sled for Norwegian volunteer (SAR organizations) 

      Johansen, Kari Wilhelmsen (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      "This master thesis is written for Norwegian volunteer organization “Hjelpekorpset” that is a search and rescue organization. The organization performs different kinds of activities in addition to rescue missions. During wintertime, they transport materials, furniture and other cargo to local huts to raise funds for the organization. This is the basis for the thesis, where the aim was to redesign a ...
    • Modular Design of Integrated Duct Fan Quadrotor Structure 

      Rones, Andre; Hoff, Sven Ole (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      This thesis will continue the work done by Sethuram Balakrishnan in his master thesis “Duct fanned shielding design for quadrotors”. It includes studies of integrating Balakrishnan’s solution to the outer structure of the DJI Flame Wheel F450 Quadrotor in order to save weight. A report with preliminary work will cover investigation of existing solutions and technology, setting design requirements ...
    • Parabolic reflector for focusing of underwater acoustic waves 

      Rasmussen, Helene Liebak; Flø, Julianne Tjervåg (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      Kongsberg Maritime has produced a transponder placed on the seabed designed for receiving and transmitting sound waves from vessels and ROVs. The soundwaves contain data regarding depth and location, and can be transformed to energy thus increasing the transponder battery lifetime. The transponder can only receive a small amount of energy, since its receiving area is small. This project aims to ...
    • A Comparison on Development of Pumped Storage Hydropower in Europe and Asia. An Analytical Case Study based on Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Projects developed in Europe and Asia in period 2010-2017 

      Mishra, Parash Mani (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      "Energy consumption in European countries is increasing in significant amount each year. EU countries are becoming more concerned towards environmental safeguarding along with energy production. Wind and solar power have increased their market in many power systems in the recent decades and the main limitation is that they are greatly time dependent and are not available all the time to cope with ...
    • Designing a lifting and lowering device to the storage market 

      Hoff, Even (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-15)
      "The aim of this thesis is to design a lifting and lowering device for the storage market. The design is based on a patent, held by Dropracks, which is a collaborator in the thesis. Dropracks is a company developing a lowerable roof rack for cars. This rack is protected by their patent of a lifting and lowering device. This patent gives Dropracks an immaterial protection in all industry sectors, and ...
    • Augmented Reality Application for Training in Maritime Operations. A Proof of Concept AR Application Developed for Microsoft HoloLens 

      Xue, Hui (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-27)
      Augmented reality (AR) is an advanced technology that integrates augmentations with the real world. This technology has been used to provide training and education along with other purposes. This work has been focused on enriching the learning experience of the maritime trainee by applying AR technology. In this work, a proof of concept AR application (App) is developed for the training of the ...