Enviaments recents

  • Coherent structures in oscillatory flows within the laminar-to-turbulent transition regime for smooth and rough walls 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Christensen, Kenneth T.; Bateman Pinzón, Allen; Garcia, Marcelo Horacio (2016-04)
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    We investigate coherent structures present in oscillatory boundary layers over smooth and rough beds for Reynolds numbers between 103 and 104, in the transition to turbulence regime. A two-camera 2D- particle image velocimetry ...
  • Environmental assessment of drinking water transport and distribution network use phase for small to medium-sized municipalities in Spain 

    Sanjuan-Delmás, David; Petit Boix, Anna; Gasol, Carlos M.; Farreny, Ramon; Villalba Mendez, Gara; Suárez-Ojeda, María Eugenia; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro; Rieradevall Pons, Joan (2015-01)
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    Previous studies assessing the environmental impacts of drinking water supply networks have considered a bottom-up approach, analysing single case studies. This paper presents a top-down approach for the assessment of the ...
  • A review of potential physical impacts on harbours in the Mediterranean Sea under climate change 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; Brown, Sally; Casas-Prat, Mercè; Nicholls, Robert J.; Lionello, Piero; Conte, Dario (2016-12)
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    The potential impact of climate change on port operations and infrastructures has received much less attention than the corresponding impact for beach systems. However, ports have always been vulnerable to weather extremes ...
  • Vulnerability of Catalan (NW Mediterranean) ports to wave overtopping due to different scenarios of sea level rise 

    Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; Casanovas, Ignacio; Mösso Aranda, César; Mestres Ridge, Marc; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2016-05)
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    The overtopping of port breakwaters may affect the assets located at the breakwater lee side. If adaptation measures are not taken, the sea level rise will increase the overtopping discharges putting those assets at ...
  • The trophic status of an Amazonian estuary under anthropogenic pressure (Brazil) 

    Cunha Monteiro Brenardi, Marcela; Pereira, Luci Cajueiro Carneiro; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2016-03)
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    The effects of the anthropogenic process on the trophic status of the Caete estuary (located 150 km southwest of the Amazon delta) were undertaken under different climate conditions. To do this, oceanographic data were ...
  • Real-time simulation techniques for augmented learning in science and engineering 

    Quesada, C.; González, D.; Alfaro, Icíar; Cueto Prendes, Elias; Huerta, Antonio; Chinesta, Francisco (Springer, 2016-11)
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    In this paper we present the basics of a novel methodology for the development of simulation-based and augmented learning tools in the context of applied science and engineering. It is based on the extensive use of model ...
  • Microbial fuel cells for clogging assessment in constructed wetlands 

    Corbella Vidal, Clara; García Serrano, Joan; Puigagut Juárez, Jaume (2016-11)
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    Clogging in HSSF CW may result in a reduction of system's life-span or treatment efficiency. Current available techniques to assess the degree of clogging in HSSF CW are time consuming and cannot be applied on a continuous ...
  • Numerical modeling of the electron beam welding and its experimental validation 

    Chiumenti, Michèle; Cervera Ruiz, Miguel; Dialami, Narges; Wu, Bin; Jinwei, L.; Agelet de Saracibar Bosch, Carlos (2016-11)
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    Electron Beam Welding (EBW) is a highly efficient and precise welding method increasingly used within the manufacturing chain and of growing importance in different industrial environments such as the aeronautical and ...
  • Balances de agua y calor en la marisma de Doñana 

    Ramos Fuertes, Anaïs; Dolz Ripollès, Josep; Prats Rodríguez, Jordi (2016-10)
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    Este trabajo expone los principales resultados del estudio de los balances hídrico y térmico de la marisma de Doñana. El estudio se ha basado en una amplia base de datos hidrometeorológicos tomados a intervalos de 10 minutos ...
  • Tests on ferritic stainless steel simply supported and continuous SHS and RHS beams 

    Arrayago Luquin, Itsaso; Real Saladrigas, Esther; Mirambell Arrizabalaga, Enrique (2016-11)
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    Development of efficient design guidance for stainless steel structures (considering non-linear behaviour, strain hardening and allowing for moment redistribution in indeterminate structures) is crucial for the widespread ...

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