Sökning: "Nina Wormbs"

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  1. 1. Genom tråd och eter : Framväxten av distributionsnätet för radio och TV

    Författare :Nina Wormbs; KTH; []

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  2. 2. Who loved Tele-X? Conflicts on Satellites in the Nordic Countries 1974-1989

    Författare :Nina Wormbs; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :history of technology; history of ideas; media studies; direct broadcasting satellite; DBS; Tele-X; Nordsat; Nordic cooperation; technology policy; industrial policy; cultural imperialism; media imperialism; Swedish Telecom Administration; Swedish Sp;

    Sammanfattning : This historical dissertation describes and analyses thesatellite projects Nordsat and Tele-X. A guiding question ishow a large public project on new technology, marred withconflicts, is carried out. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Informed Gaze : On the Implications of ICT-Based Surveillance

    Författare :Baki Cakici; Magnus Boman; Nina Wormbs; Markus Bylund; Harald Rohracher; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; ICT; discourse; surveillance; design; sustainability; outbreak detection; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : Information and communication technologies are not value-neutral. I examine two domains, public health surveillance and sustainability, in five papers covering: (i) the design and development of a software package for computer-assisted outbreak detection; (ii) a workflow for using simulation models to provide policy advice and a list of challenges for its practice; (iii) an analysis of design documents from three smart home projects presenting intersecting visions of sustainability; (iv) an analysis of EU-financed projects dealing with sustainability and ICT; (v) an analysis of the consequences of design choices when creating surveillance technologies. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Environing Technology : Swedish Satellite Remote Sensing in the Making of Environment 1969–2001

    Författare :Johan Gärdebo; Nina Wormbs; Sabine Höhler; Edward Jones-Imhotep; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; COPUOS; environing; environmental diplomacy; infrastructure; satellite remote sensing; SPOT; Spot Image; sustainable development; Sweden; Swedish Space Corporation; History of Science; Technology and Environment; Historiska studier av teknik; vetenskap och miljö;

    Sammanfattning : The state-owned Swedish Space Corporation established a satellite remote sensing infrastructure and defined uses for the technology both within and beyond Sweden during the latter part of the twentieth century. This thesis studies Swedish satellite remote sensing as an environing technology – a technology that environs, that produces environments and our perceptions of the environment. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Success as Science but Burden for Business? : On the difficult relationship between scientific advancement and innovation

    Författare :Malena Ingemansson; Alexandra Waluszewski; Nina Wormbs; Luis Araujo; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; scientific research; commercialisation; innovation; use; biotechnology; economic logic; resource interaction; Business studies; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : Today, a general policy and investment recipe for economic growth and innovation, on both a national and an international level, is to base commercial ventures on novel scientific solutions. From this perspective, scientific research is seen as an untapped source of innovation, and the ambition is to make new scientific knowledge more easily transferable to business settings, where it is supposed to generate direct economic benefits. LÄS MER