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  • 8è Premi ex-aequo a la Qualitat de la Docència Universitària del Consell Social de la UPC: "Els nous estudis de la FIB: viatge a l'Espai Europeu d'Ensenyament Superior" 

    García Almiñana, Jordi (2006-02)
    Conference report
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    En aquesta presentació es pretén donar una visió general de l’aposta decidida que va fer la FIB per tal d’adaptar els nous plans d’estudi a l’EEES. Aquests plans d’estudi, implantats completament el curs 2004/2005, ...
  • A comprehensive scenario agnostic Data LifeCycle model for an efficient data complexity management 

    Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    There is a vast amount of data being generated every day in the world, coming from a variety of sources, with different formats, quality levels, etc. This new data, together with the archived historical data, constitute ...
  • A Data LifeCycle model for smart cities 

    Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; Yin, Xuefeng; Wang, Chao (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
    Conference report
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    Smart Cities are the most challenging and promising technological solutions for absorbing the increasing pressure of population growth, while simultaneously enforcing a sustainable economic progress as well as a higher ...
  • A framework for integrating data alignment, distribution, and redistribution in distributed memory multiprocessors 

    García Almiñana, Jordi; Ayguadé Parra, Eduard; Labarta Mancho, Jesús José (2001-04)
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    Parallel architectures with physically distributed memory provide a cost-effective scalability to solve many large scale scientific problems. However, these systems are very difficult to program and tune. In these systems, ...
  • A learning tool to develop sustainable projects 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Cabré Garcia, José M.; Alier Forment, Marc; Vidal López, Eva María; López Álvarez, David; Martín Escofet, Carme; García Almiñana, Jordi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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    This paper presents a tool developed to help engineers to design and develop sustainable projects. The tool has been designed to introduce and evaluate the sustainability of engineering projects in general, but here we ...
  • A methodology to introduce sustainability into the Final Year Project to foster sustainable engineering projects 

    López Álvarez, David; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Vidal López, Eva María; Pegueroles Vallés, Josep R.; Alier Forment, Marc; Cabré Garcia, José M.; García Almiñana, Jordi; García, Helena (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    The introduction of sustainability skills into higher education curricula is a natural effect of the increasing importance of sustainability in our daily lives. Topics like green computing, sustainable design or environmental ...
  • An architecture for resource management in a fog-to-cloud framework 

    Sengupta, Souvik; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier (Springer, 2018)
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    Fog-to-cloud (F2C) platforms provide an excellent framework for the efficient resource management in the context of smart cities. In such a scenario, a vast number of heterogeneous resources, including computing devices ...
  • A novel architecture for efficient fog to cloud data management in smart cities 

    Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    Traditional smart city resources management rely on cloud based solutions to provide a centralized and rich set of open data. The advantages of cloud based frameworks are their ubiquity, (almost) unlimited resources capacity, ...
  • An SDN-based architecture for security provisioning in Fog-to-Cloud (F2C) computing systems 

    Kahvazadeh, Sarang; Souza, Vitor Barbosa Carlos de; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; García Almiñana, Jordi; Diaz, Rodrigo (The Science and Information (SAI) Organization, 2017)
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    The unstoppable adoption of cloud and fog computing is paving the way to developing innovative services, some requiring features not yet covered by either fog or cloud computing. Simultaneously, nowadays technology evolution ...
  • A proposal to develop and assess professional skills in Engineering Final Year Projects 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Climent Vilaró, Joan; Corbalán González, Julita; Fonseca Casas, Pau; García Almiñana, Jordi; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera (Tempus Publications, 2018-03)
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    In this paper we discuss the result of piloting a methodology for Engineering Final Year Projects (FYP) assessment that takes into consideration professional skills acquisition. The FYP is structured around three milestones; ...
  • A resource identity management strategy for combined fog-to-cloud systems 

    Gómez Cárdenas, Alejandro; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; Kahvazadeh, Sarang; García Almiñana, Jordi (2018)
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    Fog-to-Cloud (F2C) is an emerging architecture intended to manage the resources continuum from far datacenters up to the near edge, putting together the cloud and fog concepts. It aims to obtain both, an efficient utilization ...
  • A survey of sustainability promotion experiences: the IPSO Project 

    García Almiñana, Jordi; García-Almiñana, Daniel; Esteban Álvarez, Francisco; Pujadas Garriga, Marta; Navallas Ramos, Francisco Javier; Miralles Marsà, Ramon (Peter Lang AG, 2011)
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    Purpose: This chapter presents the first results of an international survey taken through the IPSO project initiative. The objective of this survey is to identify the experiences of other universities about initiatives ...
  • Automatic data distribution for massively parallel processors 

    García Almiñana, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 1997-04-16)
    Doctoral thesis
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    Massively Parallel Processor systems provide the required computational power to solve most large scale High Performance Computing applications. Machines with physically distributed memory allow a cost-effective way to ...
  • Competencias profesionales para el Grado en Ingeniería Informática 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; Botella López, Pere; García Almiñana, Jordi; Aluja Banet, Tomàs; Navarro Guerrero, Juan José; Balcázar Navarro, José Luis (IEEE, Sociedad de Educación: Capítulos Español, Portugués y Colombiano, 2009)
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    Degrees in the EHEA (European Higher Education Area) must be designed based on professional skills, so that when the students finish their studies they become competent professionals in the labour market. In this paper we ...
  • Competency maps: An effective model to integrate professional competencies across a STEM curriculum 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Soler Cervera, Antonia; Martín Escofet, Carme; López Álvarez, David; Ageno Pulido, Alicia; Cabré Garcia, José M.; García Almiñana, Jordi; Aranda López, Juan; Gibert, Karina (2018-10)
    Article
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    Curricula designed in the context of the European Higher Education Area need to be based on both domain-specific and professional competencies. Whereas universities have had extensive experience in developing students’ ...
  • Concurrent Masters Degrees across the Atlantic: innovations, issues & insights 

    García Almiñana, Jordi; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; Balas, Dídac; Barceló Garcia, Miquel; Dyrenfurth, Michael; Murphy, Mike; Bertoline, Gary; Herrick, Robert; Newton, Kathryne; O'Donnell, Gareth; McHale, Donal; Castell Ariño, Núria (2010)
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    A transatlantic degree consortium to implement a four-semester dual masters degree initiative across a three-institution consortium consisting of Purdue University (USA), the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), and the ...
  • Concurrent technology masters degrees across the Atlantic: innovations, issues, & insights 

    Dyrenfurth, Michael; Murphy, Mike; Bertoline, Gary; Herrick, Robert; Newton, Kathryne; O'Donnell, Gareth; McHale, Donal; Castell Ariño, Núria; Barceló Garcia, Miquel; Ferrer Balas, Dídac; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; García Almiñana, Jordi (2010)
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    A transatlantic degree consortium to implement a four-semester dual masters degree initiative across a three-institution consortium consisting of Purdue University (USA), the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), and the ...
  • Data Preservation through Fog-to-Cloud (F2C) Data Management in Smart Cities 

    Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (2018)
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    A vast amount of data is constantly being produced in the world from several sources, including the IoT at smart cities. Such complex universe of digital data is being set up through these daily accumulated fresh data over ...
  • DDT: a research tool for automatic data distribution in HPF 

    Ayguadé Parra, Eduard; García Almiñana, Jordi; Gironès Medina, Mercè; Grande Ayan, Ma. Luz; Labarta Mancho, Jesús José (1997-03)
    Article
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    This article describes the main features and implementation of our automatic data distribution research tool. The tool (DDT) accepts programs written in Fortran 77 and generates High Performance Fortran (HPF) directives ...
  • De la teoría a la práctica: cinco años después de la integración de la competencia genérica de sostenibilidad en el Grado en Ingeniería Informática 

    García Almiñana, Jordi; Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; López Álvarez, David; Vidal López, Eva María; Cabré Garcia, José M.; García, Helena; Alier Forment, Marc (Universidad de Oviedo. Escuela de Ingeniería Informática, 2014-07-09)
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    La sostenibilidad es una de las competencias transversales básicas que todo ingeniero debería adquirir durante su formación. De hecho, seguir desarrollando ciencia y tecnología de espaldas a la sostenibilidad provocaría ...