Recent Submissions

  • Comparative study of trusses to determine the influence of the geometry in the structural efficiency, according to the directions of the principal stresses 

    Señís López, Roger; Brufau Niubó, Roberto; Sastre Sastre, Ramon; Carbajal Navarro, Eusebio Carlos (2015)
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    This study compares flat lattice girders mounted on two supports, based on various design parameters, to determine which have better structural performance and what geometries are more efficient. The fundamental goal is ...
  • Concrete with crumb rubber from used tyres 

    Royano García, Verónica; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric (2014)
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    This study aims to determine the influence of the substitution of a variable volume of aggregates on a concrete by an equivalent quantity of crumb rubber (CR) obtained from used tyres. The physical and mechanical properties ...
  • Characterization of thermal insulation materials developed with crop wastes and natural binders 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Avellaneda Díaz-Grande, Jaume (2014)
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    This paper seeks to discuss the possibility of developing insulation materials for the construction sector made of non-industrial crop wastes and natural binders. Three different crop wastes widely available in Spain, ...
  • Las habilidades sociales del docente universitario: una formación hacia la competencia interpersonal 

    Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Berbegal Mirabent, Jasmina; Cañabate Carmona, Antonio; Farrerons Vidal, Óscar; Huerta Carrillo, María; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Mora Giné, Mercè; Santos Boada, Germán; Torre Martínez, María del Rocío de la; Corral Manuel de Villena, Ignacio de (Congrés Internacional de Docència Universitària i Innovació (CIDUI), 2014)
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    Desde el ICE de la UPC se ha planteado una nueva formación dirigida a todo el profesorado basada en la adquisición de competencias docentes. Uno de los módulos de formación puesto en marcha trabaja la adquisición de la ...
  • Comportamiento químico de cenizas volantes activadas mediante DRX y FTIR 

    Rosas Casarez,, Carlos Antonio; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Corral Higuera, Ramón; Almaral Sánchez, Jorge Luis; Chinchillas Chinchillas, Manuel de Jesús; Acuña Agüero, Octavio Humberto; Barreras, A. J.; Morales, C. G.; Apodaca, S.; Orduño, R. (2014)
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    This work establishing the behavior of geopolymeric materials using X-ray diffraction (DRX) and Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR). The results show that the geopolymer containing amorphous structure but turn different crystalline ...
  • Comportamieto físico y mecánico de agregados naturales y reciclados en concreto permeable 

    Chinchillas Chinchillas, Manuel de Jesús; Corral Higuera, Ramón; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Almaral Sánchez, Jorge Luis; Acuña Agüero, Octavio Humberto; Rosas Casarez,, Carlos Antonio (2014)
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    Inject more water into the subsoil is very important, because when the ground water level is below capacity, causing settlements on the ground. Coupled with this, concrete recycling is an effective way to remove debris ...
  • CEDECAP: Desarrollando las capacidades en gestión de sistemas energéticos aislados en la zona andina 

    Vilar Ferrenbach, David; Velo García, Enrique; Escobar, Rafael; Ramírez Casas, Judith; Sneij Oria, Jorge (2006)
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    Gran parte de los proyectos de electrificación rura l usando energías renovables que se han instalado en las últimas décadas han colapsado o se encuentran en un estado precario debido a la ausencia de una apropiada y ...
  • Characterization of three recycled materials for alternative use of mortars 

    Cabrera-Cobarrubias, F. Guadalupe; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Almaral Sánchez, Jorge Luis; Corral Higuera, Ramón; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Tous Coll, Marc (2014)
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    Because natural resources in construction are limited, it is advisable to look for new alternatives that meet comparable functions, and likewise, reduce consumption of non-renewable resources. The use of recycled materials ...
  • Modeling and simulation of chloride diffusion in concrete with recycled aggregates 

    Acuña Agüero, Octavio Humberto; Corral Higuera, Ramón; Barrios-Durstewitz, Carlos; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Almaral Sánchez, Jorge Luis; Rosas Casarez,, Carlos Antonio; Chinchillas Chinchillas, Manuel de Jesús (Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors (the IRED), 2014)
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    The concrete along with steel, are the responsibility structural material required to respond to mechanical stresses; specifically, the tensile stresses are borne by the steel, and it is this material that involvement ...
  • Simulation and comparative analysis of waste in concrete slabs 

    Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Gómez Soberón, M. Consolación; Cabrera Covarrubias, Francisca Guadalupe; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Almaral Sánchez, Jorge Luis; Gómez Soberón, Luís Alberto; Ortega Rastrojo, Marta (2014)
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    Construction sector generates significant amounts of waste that affects the environment and obsturcts a sustainable development. The horizontal structure (slabs and roofs) is one of the building elements, by its functional ...

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