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  • Analysis of self-overlap reveals trade-offs in plankton swimming trajectories 

    Bianco, Giuseppe; Mariani, Patrizio; Visser, André W.; Mazzocchi, Maria Grazia; Pigolotti, Simone (2014-07-06)
    Article
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    Movement is a fundamental behaviour of organisms that not only brings about beneficial encounters with resources and mates, but also at the same time exposes the organism to dangerous encounters with predators. The movement ...
  • Analysis of Similarity based Representations on Heterogeneous Data 

    Seshadri, Shreyas (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-18)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    [ANGLÈS] The most common methodology of similarity based learning is the k-nearest neighbour method. But this has the disadvantage of having to store and calculate distances (similarities) for all the instances in the ...
  • Analysis of SoftError Rates for future technologies 

    Riera Villanueva, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    La fiabilitat s'ha convertit en un aspecte important del disseny de sistemes informàtics a causa de la miniaturització de la tecnologia. En aquest projecte s'analitza la fiabilitat de les tecnologies actuals i futures ...
  • Analysis of spaceborne GNSS-R delay-doppler tracking 

    Hyuk, Park; Pascual Biosca, Daniel; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Martínez Mindeguía, Francisco; Alonso Arroyo, Alberto; Carreño Luengo, Hugo (2014-05-01)
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    For spaceborne Global Navigation Satellite System-Reflectometry (GNSS-R), the delay and Doppler frequency conditions dynamically change, so the compensation of the delay and Doppler errors using tracking is important to ...
  • Analysis of Spanish non-energetic mining accidents: age, experience and size of the work centers 

    Sanmiquel Pera, Lluís; Vintró Sánchez, Carla; Freijo Álvarez, Modesto; Edo Tomás, Joaquín Jesús; Rossell Garriga, Josep Maria (2010-05-05)
    Conference report
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  • Analysis of sparse numerical methods for dependability evaluation 

    Carrasco, Juan A. (ACTA Press, 1987)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Homogeneous, continuous-time Markov chains are an usual mathematical tool for dependability evaluation of computer systems. Complex systems rise the large state space problem, thus making mandatory the use of efficient ...
  • Analysis of spatial agglomeration of KIS and HT-manufacturing in the Metropolitan Region of Barcelona (MRB) 

    Chica Mejía, Juan Eduardo (2012)
    Lecture
    Open Access
    RESEARCH VISIT. Juan Eduardo Chica, investigador del CPSV, va rebre el 17 d'abril a un grup d'estudiants de la School of Environment & Development, Universitat de Manchester, (UK), dirigits pel professor Richard Kingston. El ...
  • Analysis of spatial fixed PV arrays configurations to maximize energy harvesting in BIPV applications 

    Celik, Berk; Karatepe, Engin; Silvestre Bergés, Santiago; Gokmen, Nuri; Chouder, Aissa (2015-03-02)
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    This paper presents a new approach for efficient utilization of building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) systems under partial shading conditions in urban areas. The aim of this study is to find out the best electrical ...
  • Analysis of spectra, wave grouping and long wave phenomena of real measured wind waves in coastal waters 

    Wesson Vizcaino, Mauricio Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-06-16)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Real coastal waves measured at 4 different locations in the world were analyzed in detail. Long travelled swell measured in the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, wind swell from the Atlantic coast of Costa Rica, short period ...
  • Analysis of Stabilised Soils in Rammed Earth Construction 

    Todd, Owen (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-05-08)
    Master thesis
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  • Analysis of stability of earth dams in overtopping scenarios with the particle finite element method 

    Larese De Tetto, Antonia; Rossi, Riccardo; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (CIMNE (Centro Internacional de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería), 2009)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The aim of this work is to study the consequences of an overtopping on the stability of earth dams and its possible failure mode. Rehabilitation and safety analysis of existing dams is nowadays an open field of research. ...
  • Analysis of students’ generated questions in laboratory learning environments 

    Llorens-Molina, Juan Antonio; Llorens de Jaime, Jesús María; Sanz Berzosa, Isidora (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Ciències de l'Educació, 2012-03)
    Article
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    In order to attain a reliable laboratory work assessment, we argue taking the Learning Environment as a core concept and a research paradigm that considers the factors affecting the laboratory as a particularly complex ...
  • Analysis of support structure of wind turbine tower 

    Mediano Valiente, Begoña; Domínguez García, José Luís; García Planas, María Isabel (2013)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Wind turbines are being used to generate electricity as an alternative energy source to conventional fossil fu- els, and it is well known that wind towers must to sus- tain continuous vibration forces throughout their ...
  • Analysis of survey data investigating the malarial endemicity of a mixed tribal population of Bihar, India 

    Basu, Tapan Kamur; Ganguly, S.; Sarkar, B. K.; Arnab, Raghunath (Institut d'estadística de Catalunya, 1998)
    Article
    Open Access
    A section of the mixed tribal population of the Singhbhum district, Bihar, India, is declared malaria epidemic zone. The tribal population of several generations is known to be suffering from malaria. A survey based on ...
  • Analysis of swelling in tunnels excavated in sulphate claystones 

    Berdugo de Moya, Iván Rafael; Guimarães, Leonardo do N; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Gens Solé, Antonio; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar (2009)
    Conference report
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    The paper summarizes the main phenomenological aspects of swelling in tunnels excavated in sulphate claystones and formulates a series of theoretical consideration for their coupled hydro-mechanical-chemical analysis. The ...
  • Analysis of TCP variants over a QoS DVB-S2 system 

    Rendón Morales, Elizabeth; Mata Diaz, Jorge; Alins Delgado, Juan José; Muñoz Tapia, José Luis; Esparza Martín, Óscar (ACM Press. Association for Computing Machinery, 2011)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents a performance analysis of the TCP protocol considering the DiffServ architecture to provide Quality of Service guarantees working over a Digital Video Broadcasting - Second Generation (DVB-S2) satellite ...
  • Analysis of techniques for traffic optimization over satellite backhauling links 

    González Polo, Alvaro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-10-21)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    [ANGLÈS] In certain situations the operation of mobile operator infrastructure can be affected by natural disasters such as hurricanes, fires or earthquakes. This fact hinders optimum coordination of rescue actions and ...
  • Analysis of temperature effect on bituminous mixtures fatigue behaviour using the EBADE test 

    Pérez Jiménez, Félix Edmundo; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Martínez Reguero, Adriana Haydée (2013)
    Conference report
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    The EBADE test has been developed at the Road Research Laboratory of the UPC-Barcelona Tech to assess the fatigue behavior of the mixtures by applying a cyclic tensile-compression test to a prismatic specimen at different ...
  • Analysis of the actual shipping situation and the Port of bBarcelona : Strategy for the near future and application of Horizon 2020 policies. 

    Sáenz Alcántara, Eduardo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-07)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
  • Analysis of the aerodynamic coefficients in a digital flying body 

    Presas Batlló, Alexandre (Universitat Politècnica de CatalunyaTechnishe Universität München, 2008)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    1) Resume and study of the aerodynamic features in a longitudinal movement 2) Program a tool to make automatically the most important aerodynamic representations of this movement for the digital flying body 3) Analysis of ...