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  • Comparative analysis of a university learning experience: classroom mode versus distance mode 

    Fàbregas Ruesgas, Juan José; Hernández Abad, Francisco; Hernández Abad, Vicente; Rojas Sola, José Ignacio (Springer, 2015-05)
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    The article presents a comparative analysis of learning a group of students in three different courses in the classroom mode or ‘campus’, and distance or ‘online’ using synchronous technology through web-conferencing ...
  • International journal of engineering education 

    Martínez Martínez, María del Rosario; Olmedo Torre, Noelia; Amante García, Beatriz; Farrerons Vidal, Óscar (2014-10-01)
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    This work presents an analysis of the assessment tools used by professors at the Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya to assess the generic competencies introduced in the Bachelor’s Degrees in Engineering. In order to ...
  • Analysis of assessment tools used in engineering degree programs 

    Martínez Martínez, María del Rosario; Olmedo Torre, Noelia; Amante García, Beatriz; Farrerons Vidal, Óscar; Cadenato Matia, Ana María (2014-10-01)
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    This work presents an analysis of the assessment tools used by professors at the Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya to assess the generic competencies introduced in the Bachelor’s Degrees in Engineering. In order to ...
  • Spatial ability in computer-aided design courses 

    Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel (CAD Solutions, 2014)
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    Many studies have demonstrated that spatial ability is an important factor in the study of Industrial Engineering. Spatial ability is fundamentally important to the work of an engineer, as it is vital for project design. ...
  • Characterization and treatments of oil palm frond fibers and its suitability for technical applications 

    Ventura Casellas, Heura; Morón Soler, Moises; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica (2014-09-29)
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    The aim of this paper is to explore the potential of oil palm frond fibers (OPFf) for technical applications such as composite reinforcement. For this purpose, fibers obtained from frond wastes were subjected to various ...
  • Photo-Fenton and sequencing batch reactor coupled to photo-Fenton processes for textile wastewater reclamation: feasibility of reuse in dyeing processes 

    Blanco Jurado, José; Torrades Carné, Francesc; Morón Soler, Moises; Brouta Agnésa, Marolda; García Montaño, Júlia (2014-03-15)
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    Both photo-Fenton oxidation and the combination of aerobic sequencing batch reactor (SBR) + photo-Fenton processes were investigated in a bench-scale study to degrade and reuse a real textile wastewater with Total Organic ...
  • Design as system : an approach to graphic and multimedia the design from the perspectives of chaos and general systems theories 

    Castaldo Suau, Blanca; Fernández Díez, Federico; Monguet Fierro, José María (2013-02-08)
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    Viewing design through the prism of science could give an extraordinary twist to the modern theory of art and design. Establishing, for example, a parallel between the modern concept of design or art and physical systems ...
  • Exoesqueleto para mano discapacitada con movimiento y sensibilidad, pero sin fuerza 

    Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Ticó Falguera, Neus; López Martínez, Joan Antoni; Abenoza Guardiola, Montserrat; Romero Cullerés, Georgia (2012)
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    Personas con ciertas patologías tienen limitaciones en sus actividades de la vida diaria, tales como coger un vaso de agua o mover un objeto. Las ortesis ayudan a mejorar y/o restaurar la funcionalidad del sistema ...
  • Interactive educational software of textile design 

    Hernández Abad, Francisco; Rojas Sola, José Ignacio; Hernández Abad, Vicente; Ochoa Vives, Manuel; Font Andreu, Jorge; Hernández Díaz, David; Villar Ribera, Ricardo Alberto (John Wiley & Sons, 2012-03)
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    This article presents a novel educational software package which develops an Interactive Didactic Application (IDA) created by the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), and which contains the essentials of textile ...
  • Una revisión histórica: desde el dibujo en ingeniería hacia la ingeniería del diseño 

    Rojas Sola, José Ignacio; Fernández Sora, Alberto; Serrano-Tierz, Ana; Hernández Díaz, David (2011-06)
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    Investigació històrica sobre l'evolució dels avenços en geometria i particularment en el dibuix tècnic com a dibuix en l'enginyeria. Es realitza una revisió per etapes que inclou el món Antic, l'Edat Mitjana, el Renaixement, ...

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