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  • Valorisation of Moringaoleifera waste: treatment and reuse of textile dye effluents 

    Vilaseca Vallvé, M. Mercedes; López Grimau, Víctor; Gutiérrez Bouzán, María Carmen (2015)
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    This work is focused on the valorisation of an agricultural waste as natural coagulant to treat wastewater from the textile industry. In this paper, the waste of Moringaoleifera oil extraction is used as coagulant to remove ...
  • La Experiencia del equipo ETSEIB-ELISAVA en la Barcelona Smart Moto Challenge: Un proyecto Learning-by-doing de diseño e ingeniería 

    Moreno Eguilaz, Juan Manuel; García Espinosa, Antonio; Riba Ruiz, Jordi-Roger; Ortega Redondo, Juan Antonio; Romeral Martínez, José Luis; Hernández Chiva, Emilio (Congrés Internacional de Docència Universitària i Innovació (CIDUI), 2014)
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    Se describe una experiencia docente pionera basada en el clásico concepto“learning-by-doing”, en la que diseño e ingeniería se unen para obtener un producto de mercado. En concreto, se describen los retos planteados así ...
  • Retrieval of boundary layer height from lidar using extended Kalman filter approach, classic methods, and backtrajectory cluster analysis 

    Banks, Robert Franklin; Tiana Alsina, Jordi; Baldasano Recio, José María; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2014)
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    This contribution evaluates an approach using an extended Kalman filter (EKF) to estimate the planetary boundary layer height (PBLH) from lidar measurements obtained in the framework of the European Aerosol Research LIdar ...
  • Inter-comparison of lidar methods for obtaining planetary boundary-layer height from a July 2012 monitoring campaign over the Iberian Peninsula in the framework of EARLINET 

    Banks, Robert Franklin; Baldasano Recio, José María; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2013)
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    The depth of the planetary boundary-layer (PBL) is defined as the height of the inversion level separating the free troposphere (FT) from the boundary-layer (Stull, 1988). Reliable representation of PBL height is important ...
  • Work in progress-role of learning strategies in electrical circuits and analog electronics courses 

    Ramírez Echeverry, Jhon Jairo; Olarte Dussan, Fredy Andres; García Carrillo, Àgueda (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    This work-in-progress describes a study intended to determine whether self-regulated learning strategies influence the academic performance of students from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at ...
  • Criterios para prácticas de evaluación de calidad. Una propuesta de GRAPA-RIMA 

    Cadenato Matia, Ana María; Martinez, Maria; Amante García, Beatriz; Gallego Fernández, María Isabel; Jordana Barnils, José; Sánchez Robert, Francesc Josep; Farrerons Vidal, Óscar; Isalgue Buxeda, Antonio; Fabregat Fillet, Jaume (Octaedro, 2012)
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    El grupo de innovación GRAPA (GRupo de la Evaluación de la Práctica Académica) del proyecto RIMA de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya ha elaborado una serie de criterios, en forma de rúbrica, como buenas prácticas ...
  • Multi-criteria decision making with linguistic labels: a comparison of two methodologies applied to energy planning 

    Afsordegan, Arayeh; Sánchez Soler, Monica; Agell Jané, Núria; Cremades Oliver, Lázaro Vicente; Zahedi, Siamak (2014)
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    This paper compares two multi-criteria decision making (MCDM) approaches based on linguistic label assessment. The first approach consists of a modified fuzzy TOPSIS methodology introduced by Kaya and Kahraman in 2011. ...
  • A BIM model to visualize quality risks in construction projects 

    Forcada Matheu, Núria; Beca, J.M.; Macarulla Martí, Marcel; Gangolells Solanellas, Marta; Casals Casanova, Miquel (CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group, 2014)
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    Defects are a non-value adding activity seriously affecting the performance and productivity in construction projects that spend unnecessary cost, time materials and manpower. Non-quality represent the 4% of the contract ...
  • Projeccions climàtiques futures regionalitzades a Catalunya a alta resolució 

    Barrera Escoda, Antoni; Gonçalves Ageitos, María; Cunillera i Grañó, Jordi; Baldasano Recio, José María (2014)
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    Es presenten els principals resultats del projecte ESCAT desenvolupat entre el BSC-CNS i l’SMC sobre projeccions climàtiques al Mediterrani nord-occidental a 10 km de resolució (1971-2050) mitjançant el model mesoescalar ...
  • Developing professional skills at tertiary level: A model to integrate competencies across the curriculum 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Soler Cervera, Antonia; López Álvarez, David; Martín Escofet, Carme; Ageno Pulido, Alicia; Belanche Muñoz, Luis Antonio; Cabré Garcia, José M.; Cobo Valeri, Erik; Farré Cirera, Rafael; García Almiñana, Jordi; Marès Martí, Pere (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    In the context of the European Higher Education Area, curriculum design needs to be based on the defined competencies of each degree programs, including both domain specific and professional competencies. In this educational ...

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