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  • Life cycle management applied to urban fabric planning 

    Gabarrell Durany, Xavier; Rieradevall Pons, Joan; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro; Oliver Solà, Jordi; Fernández Mendoza, Joan-Manuel F.; Sanjuan Demás, David; Petit Boix, Anna; Sanyé-Mengual, E. (Springer, 2015)
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    Illustrates how Life Cycle Management is or can be integrated into business practice, thereby creating sustainability within organizations.
  • GIS-based software platform for managing hydrogeochemical data 

    Velasco Mansilla, Domitila Violeta; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; García Alcaráz, María del Mar; Serrano Juan, Alejandro; Tubau Fernandez, Isabel; Sánchez Vila, Francisco Javier; Fernández García, Daniel; Garrido, Teresa; Fraile, Josep (Springer, 2016)
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    In over three decades, The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry has established itself as the premier reference source, providing sound and solid knowledge about environmental topics from a chemical perspective. Written by ...
  • Debris flow warning through radar nowcasting and critical rainfall thresholds: a case study in the Glarus catchment (Switzerland) 

    Mitidieri, Francesco; Papa, Maria Nicolina; Ciervo, Fabio; Berenguer Ferrer, Marc; Sempere Torres, Daniel; de Medina Iglesias, Vicente César; Bateman Pinzón, Allen (Springer, 2015)
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    The mitigation of debris flow (DF) risk can be achieved by the means of reliable warning systems. At present time, operational warning systems are mostly based on critical rainfall thresholds (CRT) derived through the ...
  • The Buen Pastor Cathedral in San Sebastián 

    Gens Solé, Antonio; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Jubany Casanovas, Jorge; Uzcanga, L. (CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group, 2013)
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    The construction of an underground car park required an excavation in sand under the water table adjacent to the cathedral of Buen Pastor in San Sebastián, Spain. Because of the close proximity of the cathedral and other ...
  • Incremental dynamic analysis and pushover analysis of buildings: a probabilistic comparison 

    Vargas Alzate, Yeudy Felipe; Pujades Beneit, Lluís; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Hurtado Gomez, Jorge Eduardo (Springer-Verlag, 2013-03-05)
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  • Experimental techniques for multi-scale description of soil fabric and its dual pore network 

    Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Musso, Guido; Jommi, Cristina (ALERT Geomaterials, 2012-10)
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    Fabric affects many aspects of soil mechanical behaviour. When transport processes are of concern, its dual, the pore network, is the key aspect ruling the soil properties of interest. In this chapter, a review of a few ...
  • Experimental techniques for hydromechanical and electro-chemo-hydraulic processes 

    Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Musso, Guido; Jommi, Cristina (ALERT Geomaterials, 2012-10)
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    This chapter presents the fundamentals behind selected experimental techniques used to control and monitor some coupled multi-physics processes. The starting point is the review of the experimental techniques for coupled ...
  • Physical models at increasing scale and role of theoretical / numerical back-analyses 

    Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Musso, Guido; Jommi, Cristina (ALERT Geomaterials, 2012-10)
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    In spite of advancements in the techniques for the study of thermo-hydro-chemomechanical behaviour of geomaterials at the REV scale, the latter might not provide an exhaustive picture of transport processes in soil, when ...
  • Rockfall quantitative risk assessment 

    Corominas Dulcet, Jordi; Mavrouli, Olga Christina (ISTE/WILEY, 2011)
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  • Seawater intrusion control by means of a reclaimed water injection barrier in the Llobregat Delta, near Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain 

    Ortuño, F; Custodio Gimena, Emilio; Molinero-Huguet, J; Juárez, Iker; Garrido, Teresa; Fraile, Josep (CRC Press/Balkema, 2012-10-01)
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