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  • Applying Metamodels and Sequential Sampling for Constrained Optimization of Process Operations 

    Shokry Abdel-aleem, Ahmed; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (2014)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents a framework for nonlinear constrained optimization of complex systems, in which the objective function and the constraints are represented by black box functions. The proposed approach replaces the ...
  • Applying metamodels and sequential sampling for constrained optimization of process operations 

    Shokry, Ahmed F.; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (2014)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents a framework for nonlinear constrained optimization of complex systems, in which the objective function and the constraints are represented by black box functions. The proposed approach replaces the ...
  • Applying nanotechnology in easy-to-clean hydrophofic fabrics and its use in automobiles 

    Oliveras Mérida, Víctor; González Benítez, María Margarita; Justes Azlor, Mª José (2011)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Upholstery cleaning is one of the main problems regarding the inner maintenance of a vehicle. Finding solutions to the usual brewery spots, grease stains, sausage marks and their smells is complicated due to both the nature ...
  • Applying new blow-forming processes to obtain new structural components for automotiva industry: A-pillar 

    Oliveras Mérida, Víctor; Ripoll, Xavier Agusti; Ferstl, Markus; Zahinos Ruiz, Abel; Clua, Victor (2011)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    The aim of this project is to determine the technical viability of the bodywork manufacturing process using the blow-forming technology. Specifically, the blow-forming technology has been studied to be applied to manufacture ...
  • Applying nonlinear MODM model to supply chain management with quantity discount policy under complex fuzzy environment 

    Zhang, Zhe; Xu, Jiuping (OmniaScience, 2014-07)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The aim of this paper is to deal with the supply chain management (SCM) with quantity discount policy under the complex fuzzy environment, which is characterized as the bi-fuzzy variables. By taking into account ...
  • Applying projection-based methods to the asymmetric traffic assignment problem 

    Codina Sancho, Esteve; Ibáñez Marí, Gemma; Barceló Bugeda, Jaime (2015-02-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    This article examines the application of a path-based algorithm to the static and fixed demand asymmetric traffic assignment problem. The algorithm is of the simplicial decomposition type and it solves the equilibration ...
  • Applying quality metrics and forecasting models on defect data in Software Development Process 

    Zabala Díez, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de CatalunyaTechnische Universiteit Eindhoven, 2009)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Nowadays, in management the computing is present everywhere. Thanks to computing variables the control of a process is increasing every day. For instance, it is possible to extract the data from any process and use the ...
  • Applying remote sensing and GIS on monitoring and measuring urban sprawl. A case study of China 

    Feng, Li (UPC. Cátedra Unesco de Sostenibilidad, 2009-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    The understanding on urban sprawl in China still rest on qualitative discussion instead of quantitative analysis. There is no clear answer to identify and evaluate the extent of sprawl. The existing methods for measuring ...
  • Applying sensor web technology to marine sensor data 

    Jirka, Simon; Río Fernandez, Joaquín del; Toma, Daniel; Nüst, Daniel; Stasch, Christoph; Delory, Eric (2015)
    Conference report
    Open Access
  • Applying UPC scaling-up methodology to the LSTF-PKL counterpart test 

    Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel; Reventós Puigjaner, Francesc Josep; Freixa Terradas, Jordi (2014-03-02)
    Article
    Open Access
    In the framework of the nodalization qualification process and quality guarantee procedures and following the guidelines of Kv-scaled analysis and UMAE methodology, further development has been performed by UPC team resulting ...
  • Applying web services to define open learning environments 

    Conde García, Miguel Ángel; García Peñalvo, Francisco José; Casany Guerrero, María José; Alier Forment, Marc (2010)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Evolution of learning processes is almost always linked to social changes and/or technological changes. One of those processes is eLearning, which is involved in the changes brought about by trends 2.0. This new tendencies ...
  • AppMovil conectada con AppServer. Prototipo de AppMovil para la gestión de un software MES 

    Rubio Martín, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-11)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Se ha detectado que muchas empresas manufactureras utilizan un software para la gestión y seguimiento de la producción. Este software está disponible para los trabajadores en el lugar de trabajo, pero estos datos no son ...
  • Appnalyze 

    Medina Herrera, Salvador (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-05-29)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Este proyecto tiene por objetivo presentar y analizar las bases de una posible solución al problema anteriormente planteado. Estudiaremos la aplicación técnicas de Machine Learning, en particular de diferentes modelos ...
  • Appraising Urban Development Projects 

    López Deulofeu, Clara (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-05-15)
    Minor thesis
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    This dissertation represents the end of my research at the university as well as gets the purpose of my traineeship at the European Investment Bank (EIB) from September 2011 to the end of January 2012, in Luxembourg. This ...
  • Appreciating speech through gaming 

    Carreon, M. T.; Sadural, S. T. (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2014-07)
    Article
    Open Access
    This paper discusses the Speech and Phoneme Recognition as an Educational Aid for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired (SPREAD) application and the ongoing research on its deployment as a tool for motivating deaf and hearing ...
  • Approach to a light-weight façade taxonomy 

    Paricio Ansuategui, Ignacio; Pardal March, Cristina (2015)
    Conference report
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    Any group admits diverse classifications according to the different objectives we may consider. Our proposal suggests a series of classification criteria, linked one to each other, and related to the construction process ...
  • Approach to velocity and acceleration measurement in the Bi-Directional SAR imaging mode 

    Mittermayer, Josef; Prats, Pau; Wollstadt, Steffen; Baumgartner, Stefan; López Dekker, Francisco J.; Broquetas Ibars, Antoni; Makhoul Varona, Eduardo; Krieger, Gerhard; Moreira, Alberto (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012)
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    This paper presents an initial analysis of the possibilities for velocity and acceleration m easurement with the Bi- Directional SAR imaging mode (BiDi). It comprises single satellite single path acquisitions as well ...
  • Approaching compost stability from Klason lignin modified method: Chemical stability degree for OM and N quality assessment 

    López Martínez, Margarita; Huerta Pujol, Oscar; Martínez Farré, Francesc Xavier; Soliva Torrentó, Montserrat (Elsevier, 2010-12-01)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Approaching dual quaternions from matrix algebra 

    Thomas, Federico (2014)
    Article
    Open Access
    Dual quaternions give a neat and succinct way to encapsulate both translations and rotations into a unified representation that can easily be concatenated and interpolated. Unfortunately, the combination of quaternions and ...
  • Approaching the rights management interoperability problem using intelligent brokerage mechanisms 

    Serrão, Carlos; Rodríguez Luna, Eva; Delgado Mercè, Jaime (2011-02-15)
    Article
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    The digital content industry is facing significant challenges. One of the most significant challenges is the Intellectual Property protection. This challenge has been addressed technologically by using Digital Rights ...