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  • Strategy for an efficient material non-linear multiscale analysis 

    Martínez García, Javier; Otero Gruer, Fermín Enrique; Oller Martínez, Sergio Horacio (2015)
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    As the internal microstructure of composite materials becomes more complex, multi-scale methods are gaining strength. These allow obtaining the material performance from the analysis of a representative volume element. The ...
  • Analysis of Ultra Low Cycle Fatigue problems with the Barcelona plastic damage model and a new isotropic hardening law 

    Martínez García, Javier; Oller Martínez, Sergio Horacio; Barbu, Lucia Gratiela; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; de Jesus, A.M.P. (2015-04)
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    This paper presents a plastic-damage formulation and a new isotropic hardening law, based on the Barcelona plastic damage model initially proposed by Lubliner et al. (1989) [1], which is capable of predicting steel failure ...
  • Analysis of viability to promote a hub Ro/Ro terminal in Palma de Mallorca (Spain) Port 

    Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Galiano, Ignacio (Universidad de Cantabria, 2014)
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    The presented paper is going to analyze the opportunity to develop a Ro/Ro hub in the Port of Palma de Mallorca. In order to get introduced in the study, the state of art related to geographical, economic tra c and human; ...
  • Theorical and descriptive analysis of the wave energy in the "Barcelona World Race" 

    Guarga, Ferran; Casals Torrens, Pau; Bosch Tous, Ricardo; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la (Universidad de Cantabria, 2014)
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    The main objective of this paper is the presentation of a theoretical study of the wave energy in some zones of the Barcelona World Race (BWR) considering di erent theories, how much of this energy is transferred to the ...
  • High cycle fatigue simulation: a new stepwise load-advancing strategy 

    Barbu, Lucia Gratiela; Oller Martínez, Sergio Horacio; Martínez García, Javier; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro (2015-08)
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    A stepwise load-advancing strategy for cyclic loading will be presented in this paper that yields convergence in reasonable computational time for highly nonlinear behaviour occurring past the S–N curve. The algorithm is ...
  • Ships' stopover times & their impact on crews. Approach to regulation 4.4 MLC thorugh Port of Barcelona 

    Gorina Murcia, Borja; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2014)
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    On the 20th of August 2013, the ILO’s Maritime Labour Convention 186 entered into force in the first 30 countries to ratify it. A few months after this milestone, now is the time to assess the degree of implementation of ...
  • Venezuelan ports master plans facing neighbord ports and globalization process 

    Salama Benazar, Rosana; Martínez Marín, Jesús Ezequiel; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2014)
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  • How the Manila amendments to the STCW code enhance training in maritime safety and security 

    Madariaga Domínguez, Ernesto; Ortega, Andrés; Martínez Marín, Jesús Ezequiel; Díaz, Emma; Sotés, Iranzu; Oria, Jesús M.; Blanco, Beatriz; Sánchez, Lidia (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2014)
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    This paper shows the changes that have occurred to the Manila Amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers Code (STCW 2010 Code). In the School of ...
  • Changes in Ro-Ro transport tendencies in Santander Port 

    Díaz, Emma; Ortega, Andrés; Madariaga Domínguez, Ernesto; Martínez Marín, Jesús Ezequiel; Sánchez, Lidia; Sánchez, Lidia; Blanco, Beatriz (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2014)
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    In recent years the Ro-Ro traffic has undergone major changes being the most significant the heavy loads transport in break bulk or static cargo, in other words, that the transport of bulky and heavy loads in conventional ...
  • Efficiency of the cathode protection inthe sports crafts, fishing and cabotage boats 

    Girón, M. Alfredo; Madariaga Domínguez, Ernesto; Martínez Marín, Jesús Ezequiel; Rio Calonge, Belén; Oria, Jesús M. (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2014)
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    This paper studies the efficiency of sacrificial anodes in nautical engineering, marine and maritime. The anode design, quality manufacturing process and proper installation are critical processes for maximum protection ...

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