El LIM/UPC (Dept. Enginyeria Civil i Ambiental de l'ETSECCPB) està format per investigadors altament qualificats i de disciplines tecnicocientífiques diverses. Les línies de treball són: hidrodinàmica costanera i estuariana, clima i qualitat del medi ambient marí, física i enginyeria oceanogràfiques, enginyeria i morfologia costanera, enginyeria portuària, i gestió de la zona costanera i els recursos costaners.
El LIM/UPC ha desenvolupat un avançat conjunt de models numèrics i disposa d’una infraestructura de laboratori i camp per al vessant experimental dels projectes desenvolupats (destaca el canal d’onatge ICTS-CIEM, tercer en importància a la UE).

http://futur.upc.edu/LIM/UPC

The Maritime Engineering Laboratory (LIM/UPC) of the Technical University of Catalonia has long-standing experience in the field of maritime engineering. It is a unit of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the School of Civil Engineering of Barcelona. The LIM/UPC is made up of a team of highly qualified professionals who have solid experience and come from different technical and scientific disciplines (mathematics, physics, geology, civil engineering, oceanography, etc.), who are organised into specialised workgroups that are well-coordinated among themselves. This enables a naturally multidisciplinary approach to the services offered. The basic aims are to undertake basic and applied research, to develop oceanographic and maritime technology, to draw up training programmes for different levels and to organise dissemination activities in the maritime and coastal engineering fields. The main research lines are coastal and estuarine hydrodynamics, maritime environment climate

http://futur.upc.edu/LIM/UPC

The Maritime Engineering Laboratory (LIM/UPC) of the Technical University of Catalonia has long-standing experience in the field of maritime engineering. It is a unit of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the School of Civil Engineering of Barcelona. The LIM/UPC is made up of a team of highly qualified professionals who have solid experience and come from different technical and scientific disciplines (mathematics, physics, geology, civil engineering, oceanography, etc.), who are organised into specialised workgroups that are well-coordinated among themselves. This enables a naturally multidisciplinary approach to the services offered. The basic aims are to undertake basic and applied research, to develop oceanographic and maritime technology, to draw up training programmes for different levels and to organise dissemination activities in the maritime and coastal engineering fields. The main research lines are coastal and estuarine hydrodynamics, maritime environment climate

http://futur.upc.edu/LIM/UPC

Enviaments recents

  • Morphological changes, beach inundation and overwash caused by an extreme storm on a low-lying embayed beach bounded by a dune system (NW Mediterranean) 

    Duran, Ruth; Guillén Aranda, Jorge; Ruiz García, Antonio; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; Sagrista, Enric (2016-12)
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    The geomorphological evolution of a low-lying, micro-tidal sandy beach in the western Mediterranean, Pals beach, was characterized using airborne Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) data. Data were collected in prior to ...
  • Multi-purpose platforms for efficient observations in coastal waters 

    Cateura Sabrí, Jordi; Sospedra Iglesias, Joaquim; González Marco, Daniel; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2017)
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    The pressure on coastal seas keeps on increasing (navigation, fisheries, tourism, etc.) and this requires robust observations with adequate coverage. The deployment of wind turbines in shallow waters offers a good example ...
  • Impact of climate change on wave energy resource: the case of Menorca (Spain) 

    Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; Casas Prat, Mercè; Campins, E (2017-02)
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    The aim of this paper was to analyse how changes in wave patterns, due to the effect of climate change, can affect wave energy power and yield around Menorca (NW Mediterranean Sea). The present and future wave energy ...
  • Management of estuarine beaches on the Amazon coast though the application of recreational carrying capacity indices 

    de Sousa, Rosigleyse C.; Pereira, Luci Cajueiro Carneiro; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2017-04)
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    The purpose of this paper is to determine the Recreational Carrying Capacity of three estuarine beaches (Colares, Marudá and Murubira) on the Amazon coast of Brazil, based on the combined assessment of natural conditions ...
  • Impacts of sea-level rise-induced erosion on the Catalan coast 

    Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; Valdemoro Garcia, Herminia; Bosom García, Eva; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Nicholls, Robert J. (2017-02)
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    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    The Catalan coast as most of the developed Mediterranean coastal zone is characterized by the coincidence of stresses and pressures on the natural system with a high exposure and low adaptive capacity. Due to this, climate ...
  • Measuring wave impact induced pressures with a pressure mapping system 

    Stagonas, Dimitris; Marzeddu, Andrea; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Muller, Gerald (2016-06)
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    The use of a pressuremapping system formeasuring wave impact induced pressures is evaluated in this paper. A set-up and a calibrationmethodology are suggested and employed for thiswork. The system is validated against ...
  • Sistemes costaners i dinàmica litoral 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Gracia Garcia, Vicente; Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; García León, Manuel; Mösso Aranda, César (Institut d'Estudis Catalans (IEC), 2016-09)
    Capítol de llibre
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    Aquest capítol tracta de la projecció dels impactes de climes futurs per a trams vulnerables de la costa catalana. Al començament, s’hi revisa la geodiversitat de la costa en termes meteorològics i geològics. El ventall ...
  • Estudio de dilución del vertido de aguas residuales procedente del futuro emisario de Sagunto 

    Mestres Ridge, Marc (2015)
    Report de recerca
    Accés obert
    En el presente estudio se evalúa la dilución del efluente descargado a través del emisario submarino proyectado frente al puerto de Sagunto, y que vierte las aguas combinadas procedentes de distintas fuentes. Los objetivos ...
  • Modeling circulation patterns induced by spatial cross-shore wind variability in a small-size coastal embayment 

    Cerralbo Peñarroya, Pablo; Espino Infantes, Manuel; Grifoll Colls, Manel (2016-08)
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    This contribution shows the importance of the cross-shore spatial wind variability in the water circulation in a small-sized micro-tidal bay. The hydrodynamic wind response at Alfacs Bay (Ebro River delta, NW Mediterranean ...
  • Erosion caused by propeller jets in a low energy harbour basin 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Puig i Polo, Càrol; García León, Manuel (2017-01)
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    Field data of a harbour basin are compared with analytical formulations for predicting maximum scouring depth due to propeller jets. Spatial data analysis of seven-year biannual bathymetries quantifies the evolution of the ...

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