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  • Criterios para prácticas de evaluación de calidad. Una propuesta de GRAPA-RIMA 

    Cadenato Matia, Ana María; Martinez, Maria; Amante García, Beatriz; Gallego Fernández, María Isabel; Jordana Barnils, José; Sánchez Robert, Francesc Josep; Farrerons Vidal, Óscar; Isalgue Buxeda, Antonio; Fabregat Fillet, Jaume (Octaedro, 2012)
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    El grupo de innovación GRAPA (GRupo de la Evaluación de la Práctica Académica) del proyecto RIMA de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya ha elaborado una serie de criterios, en forma de rúbrica, como buenas prácticas ...
  • Luminous recycling 

    Vásquez Paredes, Rodrigo Antonio; Franco González, Fidel; Roset Calzada, Jaime (European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST), 2013)
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  • Effects of strain aging in NiTi SMA wires for dampers 

    Auguet Sangrá, Carlota E.; Isalgue Buxeda, Antonio; Torra, Vicenç; Carreras, Guillem; Lovey, Francisco Carlos (Universidad del Pais Vasco, 2014)
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    SMA NiTi wires experience evolution under constrained aging. A strain and temperature aging sequence is designed and experimented, to ascertain the functionality of the dampers exposed to weathering
  • RES integrated refurbishment of prefabricated building in Belgrade, Serbia 

    Matic, Dubravka; Todorovic, Marija S.; Roset Calzada, Jaime (2013)
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    Energy refurbishment of the existing housing stocks main goals are: to decrease fossil fuels consumption, to reduce the CO2 emissions, and to improve indoor environment quality. The main objective of the presented investigation ...
  • Effect of thermal cycling on CuAlAg shape memory alloys 

    Isalgue Buxeda, Antonio; Fernandez Gonzalez, Javier; Franch, Raimon (2014)
    Conference lecture
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    CuAlAg alloys were syntetized and thermal treatment was obtained to have martensitic transformation. Alloys with high transformation temperature were obtained, but the alloys showed precipitation and formation of equilibrium ...
  • Containers movement cost analysis in a maritime terminal 

    Isalgue Buxeda, Antonio; Martínez Marín, Jesús Ezequiel; Eguren Martí, María de Lourdes (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2014)
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    Logistics of container movment in a terminal is analyzed. The cost of movements and land use is compared, and conclusions are drawn on the convenient stacking and relative cost
  • El vidrio calentado eléctricamente y su eficiencia energética como sistema de calefacción en una envolvente acristalada 

    La Ferla, Giuseppe; Acha, Consolación; Roset Calzada, Jaime (2014)
    Conference lecture
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    En climas poco severos y con elevada exposición solar, la envolvente de un edificio acristalado requiere un sistema eficaz para el control de la radiación incidente y las excesivas ganancias debidas a las exposiciones en ...
  • An approach to the assessment of environmental impact in retail architecture 

    Olaya Cotrino, Adriana; Zamora i Mestre, Joan-Lluís (2014)
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    Architecture has been an essential resouce in retail to keep products in suitable technical conditions, provide confort to costumers during the purchase process, and set up a communication bond across the attraction process ...
  • 3-D geometrical modelling and solar radiation at urban scale - morphological or typological digital mock-ups? 

    Curreli, Alessandra; Coch Roura, Helena (2013)
    Conference report
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    Studies regarding solar energy at the neighbourhood scale always have to deal with the size and the complex geometry of a real built context. Three-dimensional modelling techniques allow visual reproduction of formal ...
  • The Perception of light affected by colour surfaces in indoor spaces 

    López Besora, Judit; Coch Roura, Helena; Isalgue Buxeda, Antonio; Alonso Montolio, Carlos; Aguilar Sánchez, Alexis (2013)
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    Visual comfort in indoor spaces depends on the amount and quality of light available and also on space characteristics. One of the most influential aspects is the colour of surfaces definint a space. Each colour has a ...

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