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  • 4D Continuous Descent Operations Supported by an Electronic Flight Bag 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Bendris, Bianca; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Montolio, Josep; Day, Brent; Lenz, Helge; Kohrs, Ralf (2016)
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    This paper describes a set of flight simulation experiments carried out with the DLR’s Generic Cockpit Simulator (GECO). A new concept named time and energy managed operations (TEMO), which aims to enable advanced four ...
  • Actividades en control y supervisión inteligente del Grupo de Sistemas Avanzados de Control (SAC) de la Universidad Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) 

    Quevedo Casín, Joseba Jokin; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Escobet Canal, Teresa; Pérez Magrané, Ramon; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; García España, Claudia M. (2010)
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    En esta ponencia se presenta un resumen de las actividades de investigación que se están desarrollando en el grupo de “Sistemas Avanzados de Control” (SAC) de la Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya UPC en el Campus de ...
  • Advances in UAS for forest fire fighting 

    Pastor Llorens, Enric; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; López, Juan; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Ramírez Alcántara, Jorge; Royo Chic, Pablo; Santamaria Barnadas, Eduard (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, 2007)
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  • A Fast and Flexible Aircraft Trajectory Predictor and Optimiser for ATM Research Applications 

    Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Melgosa Farrés, Marc; Vilardaga García-Cascón, Santi; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2018)
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    Trajectory prediction and optimisation algorithms will be the keystone for a successful trajectory based operations concept implementation, where accurate predictions and optimal trajectories will be needed for a wide ...
  • A Framework for RNAV trajectory generation minimizing noise nuisances 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Nejjari Akhi-Elarab, Fatiha; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Quevedo Casín, Joseba Jokin; Mora Camino, F. (Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering, 2006-06)
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    In this work it is presented a framework for a global optimization tool that will take into account air craft dynamics and performances, noise nuisances and RNAV radionavigation requirements in order to assess an optimum ...
  • Agent-based simulation framework for airport collaborative decision making 

    García Vasco, Ivan; Valero García, Miguel; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Delgado, Luis (2014)
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    Airport C ollaborative Decision Making (A - CDM) is based on information sharing. A better use of resources can be attained w hen the different stakeholders at airport operations share their more accurate and ...
  • Aircraft annoyance minimization around urban airports based on fuzzy logic 

    Quevedo Casín, Joseba Jokin; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Nejjari Akhi-Elarab, Fatiha; Puig, Vicenç (GERAD; École Polytechnique de Montréal; Cadi Ayyad University, 2007-05)
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    This paper presents a strategy based on fuzzy logic and lexicographic multi-objective optimization for designing noise abatement procedures aimed at reducing the noise exposure of the population living around the airports. ...
  • Alternative Trajectory Options for Delay Reduction in Demand and Capacity Balancing 

    Xu, Yan; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Melgosa Farrés, Marc; Villardi de Montlaur, Adeline de; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2018)
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    Aiming to a more collaborative demand and capacity balancing (DCB), in the scope of trajectory based operations, this paper presents an approach that takes alternative trajectories into a DCB optimization algorithm. ...
  • An architecture for the seamless integration of UAS 

    Pastor Llorens, Enric; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; López Rubio, Juan; Royo Chic, Pablo; Santamaria Barnadas, Eduard; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2009)
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  • An architecture for the seamless integration of UAS remote sensing missions 

    Pastor Llorens, Enric; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Royo Chic, Pablo; López Rubio, Juan; Santamaria Barnadas, Eduard; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2009)
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    Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) are slowing becoming e cient platforms that can be applied in scienti c/commercial remote sensing applications. UAS may o er interesting bene ts in terms of cost, exibility, endurance, ...
  • An architecture to automate UAS operations in non-segregated airspace 

    Pastor Llorens, Enric; Royo Chic, Pablo; Santamaria Barnadas, Eduard; Pérez Batlle, Marcos; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2011)
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    Technology evolution in the field of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) will affect the Air Traffic Management (ATM) performance regarding to new military and civil applications. UAS, as new airspace users, will represent new ...
  • An Assessment for UAS depart and approach operations 

    Delgado Muñoz, Luis; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Ferraz, Carlos; Royo Chic, Pablo; Pastor Llorens, Enric (2009-09)
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  • An Assessment for UAS Traffic Awareness Operations 

    Pastor Llorens, Enric; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Delgado Muñoz, Luis (2010)
    Conference report
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    Technology evolution in the field of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) will affect the Air Traffic Management (ATM) performance regarding to new military and civil applications. UAS, as new airspace users, will represent ...
  • An environmental assessment of air traffic speed constraints in the departure phase of flight: A case study at Gothenburg Landvetter Airport, Sweden 

    Mitchell, Deborah; Ekstrand, Henrik; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Grönstedt, Tomas (2012-12)
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  • An optimisation framework for aircraft operators dealing with capacity-demand imbalances in SESAR 

    Delgado Muñoz, Luis; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2010)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents a framework for the negotiation phase that is foreseen in the new operational concept proposed in the Single European Sky Research (SESAR) program. In particular, this paper describes a possible ...
  • A novel framework to assess the wake vortex hazards risk supported by aircraft in en-route operations 

    Melgosa Farrés, Marc; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Ruiz Navarro, Sergio; Tarragó, Joan; Busto, Javier; Steen, Meiko (2017)
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    This paper presents the simulation environment developed within the framework of R-WAKE project, funded by SESAR 2020 Exploratory Research. This project aims to investigate the risks and hazards of potential wake ...
  • APACHE - Exploitation plan 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Netjasov, Fedja; Vidosavljevic, Andrija; Bujor, Andrada (2018-07-25)
    External research report
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    This document is the Exploitation Plan of the APACHE project. Its purpose is to identify, describe and assesses the different exploitable results and foreground generated by the project. The APACHE project proposes a new ...
  • APACHE - Final project results report 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Agüi, Ignacio; Netjasov, Fedja; Pavlovic, Goran; Vidosavljevic, Andrija (2018-07-25)
    External research report
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    This report summarises all the research activities performed by the APACHE project and highlights the main project outcomes and contributions. The APACHE Project proposes a new approach based on simulation, optimization ...
  • APACHE - Final report on communication and dissemination 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2018-07-25)
    External research report
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    This document reviews the communication and dissemination plan for the APACHE Project and reports on the specific actions performed during whole duration of the Project (9 May 2016 to 8 May 2018). The success of these ...
  • APACHE - Functional requirements and specifications for the ATM performance assessment framework 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Camargo Forero, Leonardo; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Netjasov, Fedja; Mirkovic, Bojana; Pavlovic, Goran; Vidosavljevic, Andrija (2018-07-25)
    External research report
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    The APACHE project proposes a new framework to assess European ATM (air traffic management) performance based on simulation, optimization and performance assessment tools that will be able to capture the complex interdependencies ...