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    • Diseño de mezclas de hormigón reciclado mediante el método Volumen de Mortero Equivalente (EMV): Validación bajo el contexto español y su adaptación al método de diseño de Bolomey 

      Jiménez Fernández, Cristian Gonzalo; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando (2013-10-08)
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      El nuevo método para el diseño de hormigón con árido reciclado (HAR) es usado para comprobar su posibilidad de uso bajo el contexto español. Primeramente, se realiza una extensa campaña experimental, para analizar las ...
    • Durability of recycled aggregate concrete designed with the Equivalent Mortar Volume (EMV) method: Validation under the Spanish context and its adaptation to Bolomey methodology 

      Jiménez Fernández, Cristian Gonzalo; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric (2014)
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      Some durability properties are analyzed in concretes made with a novel method for recycled aggregates concrete (RAC) proportioning, in order to validate it under the Spanish context. Two types of concrete mixes were ...
    • Educating XXIst century civil engineers in Barcelona 

      Turmo Coderque, José; Estela Carbonell, M. Rosa; Chacón Flores, Rolando Antonio; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Lloberas Valls, Oriol; Oliver Olivella, Xavier; Poblet-Puig, Jordi; Puigví Burniol, Maria Àngels; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Díez, Pedro (2017)
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      The educational programs of Civil Engineering schools have evolved to adapt to changes in society demands and regulations. Specifically, Civil Engineering curricula in Spain was highly impacted by the Bolonia Declaration ...
    • Estudio de hormigones con adición de polvo de neumàticos fuera de uso (NFU) 

      Royano García, Verónica; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyers de Camins Canals i Ports de Barcelona, 2011-11-16)
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      Pese a las diversas aplicaciones ya estudiadas con los neumáticos fuera de uso, el elevado volumen de los mismos producido anualmente como residuo, justifica el investigar sus nuevas posibilidades de uso. Asimismo, es cada ...
    • Experimental study of the effect of the thermal conductivity of EAF slag aggregates used in asphaltic concrete of wearing courses on the durability of road pavements 

      Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric; Méndez Candelario, Braulio Aquilino; Miró Recasens, José Rodrigo; Valls del Barrio, Susanna (2017)
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      Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) steel slag is the basic material used to obtain good quality aggregates in different layers of road pavements. Many scientific papers have reported on the high frictional and abrasion resistance ...
    • Impacto ambiental en el ámbito de los materiales de construcción 

      Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyers de Camins Canals i Ports de Barcelona, 2011-11-16)
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      El proceso de lixiviación en sí es universal, ya que cualquier material expuesto al contacto con el agua filtrará los componentes de su superficie o de su interior en función de la porosidad del material considerado. El ...
    • Improvement of the durability of concrete with recycled aggregates in chloride exposed environment 

      Vázquez Ramonich, Enric; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Jiménez Fernández, Cristian Gonzalo; Valls del Barrio, Susanna (2013)
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      Recycled aggregates concrete (RAC) becomes an important participant in recycled materials, although there are still questionable issues about some of its properties. Durability of RAC and its relationship with recycled ...
    • Improvement of the durability of concrete with recycled aggregates in chloride exposed environment 

      Vázquez Ramonich, Enric; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Jiménez, Cristian (2014-09-01)
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      Recycled aggregates concrete (RAC) becomes an important participant in recycled materials although there are still questionable properties of it, like chloride penetration and diffusion. An extensive experimental campaign ...
    • Influence of the nature of fraction unbound natural aggregates on the durability of recycled aggregates stabilized with cement 

      Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Cabrera Isa, Karen Virginia; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2018)
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      In the study of the application of recycled aggregates produced in Spain for its stabilization with cement and use in road pavement bases, it was observed that the mechanical and durability behaviour of the Mixed Recycled ...
    • Ladle steel slag in activated systems for construction use 

      Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Soto Martín, Oriol; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda (2020-08)
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      The construction industry needs to reduce greenhouse gases, in which cement production is currently responsible for generating between 4% and 6% of the total CO2 released into the atmosphere. Similarly, many industries ...
    • LCA of recycled and conventional concretes designed using the Equivalent Mortar Volume and classic methods 

      Jiménez Fernández, Cristian Gonzalo; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro; Valls del Barrio, Susanna (2015-06)
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      The objective of this investigation is to environmentally evaluate three concrete design methods through a Life Cycle Assessment using the methodology of the Institute of Environmental Sciences (CML), from Leiden University, ...
    • Els materials de construcció: de l’aula a l’obra. Una experiència d’aprenentatge actiu en entorn virtual 

      Pardo Tràfach, Patricia; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Casanova Hormaechea, Ignasi; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Etxeberria Larrañaga, Miren; Alegre, Vicente; Llamas Gaspar, David; Piza Godall, M. Sabrina; Valero Valbuena, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Ciències de l'Educació, 2010-02-11)
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      El projecte consisteix en el disseny i desenvolupament d’eines i metodologia adequades per tal de facilitar a l’alumnat la visualització, comprensió i estudi de diferents aspectes relatius als materials de construcció. Així, ...
    • Towards the STEM knowledge homogenization of pre-university students in 21st century MOOC: The Language for Engineering 

      Estela Carbonell, M. Rosa; Codina Mendoza, Andreu; Poblet-Puig, Jordi; Pardo Tràfach, Patricia; Puigví Burniol, Maria Àngels; Pujadas Gispert, Ester; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Álvarez del Castillo, María Dolores; Guaus Guerrero, Ester; Hervada Sala, Carme; Macanás de Benito, Jorge; Masip Álvarez, Albert; Morillo Cazorla, Margarita; Nejjari Akhi-Elarab, Fatiha (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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      For the past five years, Engineering students from Barcelona School of Civil Engineer in UPC BarcelonaTech have shown that educational intervention in first-year engineering programs can positively affect students’ awareness ...
    • Transport of moisture and chlorides into sprayed concrete 

      Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Fernández Carrasco, Lucía (2020)
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      This contribution is a study of the durability and transport properties of sprayed concrete used in an actual construction site. It considers whether concrete spraying can generate different porosities as the thickness of ...
    • Utilización de áridos reciclados "una oportunidad oportunidad frente a la situación actual" 

      Barra Bizinotto, Marilda; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Pielarisi, Sergio Henrique; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Vázquez Ramonich, Enric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyers de Camins Canals i Ports de Barcelona, 2011-11-16)
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      El impacto ambiental de la explotación de recursos naturales y el consumo desmedido de territorio con los vertederos impulsa la obtención y aplicación de áridos reciclados. El objetivo de los trabajos de nuestro equipo ...
    • Valorización de cenizas de lodos de depuradora de aguas residuales como adición en morteros (CONZEN) 

      Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Navarro López, Mª Carmen (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyers de Camins Canals i Ports de Barcelona, 2011-11-16)
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      El presente trabajo se basa en la utilización de ceniza de lodo de origen biológico procedente de la depuradora de aguas residuales de EDAR Galindo de Bilbao, como adición en la elaboración de morteros. La adición consistió ...