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  • Les TIC i la sostenibilitat 

    Alier Forment, Marc; López Álvarez, David; García Almiñana, Jordi; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Càtedra UNESCO de Sostenibilitat, 2011)
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    El segle XX va ser el segle de moltes coses, però, en particular, va ser el segle de la globalització. Es van globalitzar l’economia, les guerres, la cultura...; en general, es va globalitzar tot allò relatiu a l’activitat ...
  • A participatory service learning process for FOSS-based solidarity projects 

    Franquesa Griso, David; López Álvarez, David; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín (Unites Nations University Press, 2012-09)
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    Software and information and communication technologies (ICT) can be key elements for social development, especially in developing countries. Projects on ICT for development (ICT4D) are an important tool to incorporate ...
  • Evaluación formativa usando exámenes no presenciales 

    López Álvarez, David; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Cruz Díaz, Josep Llorenç; Fernández Jiménez, Agustín (IEEE. Sociedad de Educación. Capítulos Español, Portugués, Colombiano y Brasileño, 2013)
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    Los exámenes tradicionales están orientados a la evaluación sumativa, no a la formativa, y provocan un aprendizaje superficial, más que un aprendizaje profundo. Su objetivo es evaluar, no facilitar el aprendizaje. Los ...
  • Marco para el desarrollo de la competencia transversal "Comunicación Eficaz" 

    López Álvarez, David; Ramírez Bellido, Alejandro (IEEE. Sociedad de Educación. Capítulos Español, Portugués, Colombiano y Brasileño, 2013)
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    Hay bastante consenso entre los profesores y los empleadores sobre la importancia que tiene para los ingenieros saberse comunicar. También hay consenso respecto a las bajas capacidades comunicativas de nuestros titulados. ...
  • Using a crowdsourcing knowledge base to support the sustainability and social compromise skill in computer science engineering studies 

    Alier Forment, Marc; López Álvarez, David; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; García Almiñana, Jordi; Piguillem Poch, Jordi; Velasco Becerra, Martha Elena (Springer, 2013-01)
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    The Skill "Sustainability and Social Commitment" is commonly accepted as essential in today's world. However it proves tricky to introduce into the curriculum, mainly because of lack of knowledgeable teachers. To address ...
  • Cómo formar ingenieros en informática en la competencia sostenibilidad y compromiso social 

    Franquesa, David; Cruz Díaz, Josep Llorenç; Álvarez Martínez, Carlos; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Fernández Jiménez, Agustín; López Álvarez, David (IEEE, Sociedade de Educaçao: Capítulos Espanhol e Portugues, 2011)
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    In addition to he technical skills, the new trends in engineering education include the so-called professional skills. These skills are usually hard to teach and to evaluate, and some of them are difficult to include in ...
  • A survey of sustainability promotion experiences: the IPSO Project 

    García Almiñana, Jordi; García-Almiñana, Daniel; Esteban Álvarez, Francisco; Pujadas Garriga, Marta; Navallas Ramos, Francisco Javier; Miralles Marsa, Ramon (Peter Lang AG, 2011)
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    Purpose: This chapter presents the first results of an international survey taken through the IPSO project initiative. The objective of this survey is to identify the experiences of other universities about initiatives ...
  • A HW/SW codesign-based reconfigurable environment for telecommunication network simulation 

    Noguera, Juan José; Badia Sala, Rosa Maria; Domingo Pascual, Jordi; Solé Pareta, Josep (Springer, 1999)
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    Sequential network simulation is a high time-consuming application, and with the emergence of global multihop networks and gigabit-per-second links is becoming a challenging problem. A new approach to this open problem is ...
  • Performance impact of the grid middleware 

    Carrera Pérez, David; Guitart Fernández, Jordi; Beltran Querol, Vicenç; Torres Viñals, Jordi; Ayguadé Parra, Eduard (American Scientific Publishers, 2006-01)
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    The Open Grid Services Architecture (OGSA) defines a new vision of the Grid based on the use of Web Services (Grid Services). The standard interfaces, behaviors and schemes that are consistent with the OGSA specification ...
  • SLA-based resource management and allocation 

    Guitart Fernández, Jordi; Macías Lloret, Mario; Rana, Omer; Wieder, Philipp; Yahyapour, Ramin; Ziegler, Wolfgang (John Wiley & Sons, 2009-11)
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    The aim of the chapter is to describe how service-level agreements (SLAs) could be utilized to provide the basis for resource trading based on economic models. SLAs enable a service user to identify their requirements, ...

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