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    • A georeferenced agent-based model to analyze the climate change impacts on ski tourism at a regional scale 

      Pons Pons, Marc; Johnson, Peter A.; Rosas Casals, Martí; Jover Comas, Eric (2014-06-30)
      Article
      Open Access
      One main argument for modeling socio-ecological systems is to advance the understanding of dynamic correlations among various human and environmental factors, including impacts and responses to environmental change. We ...
    • Climate change impacts on winter tourism in the Pyrenees and adaptation strategies 

      Pons Pons, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-11-07)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Climate Change has become no longer a conjecture but an objective reality. The increase of the global average temperature, the seas level rise or the increase in the frequency and magnitude of extreme weather events are ...
    • Disseny d’una etiqueta RFID per superfícies metàl·liques 

      Pons Pons, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-12-12)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Darrerament l’ús de la tecnologia RFID està creixent considerablement i cada cop són més els camps on s’aplica. La indústria, la medicina o els transports són alguns exemples de sectors que utilitzen aquesta tecnologia ...
    • Influencia del cambio climático en el turismo de nieve del Pirineo. Experiencia del proyecto de investigación NIVOPYR 

      Pons Pons, Marc; Lopez Moreno, Jose Ignacio; Esteban, Pere; Macià, S.; Gavaldà, J.; García, Carles; Rosas Casals, Martí; Jover Comas, Eric (2014-10-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      En los últimos años multitud de estudios han evidenciado y corroborado la existencia de un cambio climático global. A pesar de la existencia de una gran heterogeneidad regional en el grado y la temporalidad de los posibles ...
    • Modeling climate change effects on winter ski tourism in Andorra 

      Pons Pons, Marc; Johnson, Peter A.; Rosas Casals, Martí; Sureda Carbonell, Bàrbara; Jover Comas, Eric (2012-10-11)
      Article
      Open Access
      Mountain regions have been identified as especially vulnerable areas to climate change. Changes in snowfall, glacier retreat and shifts in biodiversity amount and distribution are some examples of the sensitivity of mountain ...
    • Predicting municipal solid waste generation in Andorra with system dynamics modelling 

      Pons Pons, Marc; Perez, Cris; Jover, Eric; Felipe Blanch, José Juan de (CIMNE (Centro Internacional de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería), 2009-10)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Waste management is becoming a central point on public policies due to its economic and environmental impacts. Therefore, prediction of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) generation is an important issue both for public service ...
    • The vulnerability of Pyrenean ski resorts to climate-induced changes in the snowpack 

      Pons Pons, Marc; Lopez Moreno, Jose Ignacio; Rosas Casals, Martí; Jover Comas, Eric (2015-08)
      Article
      Open Access
      Winter tourism is the main source of income and the driving force of local development in many mountain areas. However, in recent years, the industry has been identified as being extremely vulnerable to future climate ...