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    • Active flow control on cambered airfoils at ultralow Reynolds using synthetic jets 

      Valdepeñas Pujol, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-09-21)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Active flow control methods have been widely studied for more than a decade in order to improve the airfoil's efficiency. This study is focused on fluidic actuation (the addition or subtraction of momentum to/from the ...
    • Aerobatic parabolic flights in Barcelona : review of research and educational activities 

      Pérez Poch, Antoni; Ventura González, Daniel (2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      We present an innovative method of performing parabolic flights with aerobatic single-engine planes. A parabolic platform has been stablished in Sabadell Airport (Barcelona, Spain) to provide an infraestructure ready to ...
    • Air Traffic Control (ATC) Management. 3D Visualization 

      Thani Awtaney, Manish (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-01-02)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      In this Bachelor Thesis, a software system has been developed for computers, which aims to renew current air traffic control systems by presenting a better user interface and show new ways of interaction and flights ...
    • Aircraft Charging and its Influence on Triggered Lightning 

      Pavan, C.; Fontanes Molina, Pol; Urbani, Michele; Nguyen, Ngoc-Cuong; Martínez Sánchez, Manuel; Peraire Guitart, Jaume; Guerra García, Carmen (2020-01-16)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper reports on a laboratory experiment to study the effect of vehicle net charge on theinception of a positive leader from an aircraft exposed to high atmospheric electric fields. The experimentmodels the first stage ...
    • Arrival traffic synchronisation with Required Time of Arrivals for fuel-efficient trajectories 

      Pawelek, Adrian; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Lichota, Piotr; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2017)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Continuous descent operations (CDOs) with required times of arrival (RTAs) have been identified as a potential solution to reduce fuel consumption and noise nuisance in the ma- neuvering area and without compromising ...
    • Combining the assignment of pre-defined routes and RTAs to sequence and merge arrival traffic 

      Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Alenka, Justinas; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2017)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Continuous descent operations (CDO) with required times of arrival (RTAs) have been identi ed as a potential solution to reduce the environmental impact without compromising capacity. However, in high traffic scenarios ...
    • Development of a LTE system-level simulator for aircraft cabins 

      Muñoz López, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-11-30)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      [ANGLÈS] Mobile broadband has changed the way we live and work. The way we communicate is becoming enriched with higher speeds and exciting new services both at home, on the road and on aircraft. Nowadays, a growing number ...
    • Development of a propagation prediction tool for aircraft cabins 

      Mut Vidal, Macià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-06)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      [ANGLÈS] In the last decade, the use of mobile phones in aircraft has become a reality. A growing number of flights have onboard GSM installations that enable this. However, such systems require some RF planning efforts ...
    • Development of the Frontend of an Entertainment Systems for Aircrafts 

      Ortiz Llorente, Maria Begoña (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-04-20)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      The in-flight entertainment system "Immfly" is a gate-to-gate entertainment system that provides flights passengers a new way of entertainment during their flight until they arrive to their destination. It is a solution ...
    • Diseño de un alojamiento para experimentos en vuelos parabólicos para la aeronave CAP-10B 

      Jaume Crespí, Joan Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-11)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    • Disseny d'un dispositiu de control de velocitat de la roda del tren d'aterratge d'un avió comercial 

      Niubó Boj, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-03-09)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      L’objectiu d’aquest treball ha estat dissenyar un dispositiu que, instal·lat a la les llantes d’un avió comercial, permeti accelerar les rodes fins assolir la velocitat de l’avió durant la fase d’aproximació. El fet que ...
    • Disseny d'un simulador de vol A320 

      Ramírez Pérez, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2004-09-06)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The aim of this project is to study the viability of two avionics simulation cockpits that are expected to be placed in an aeronautics laboratory in the near future: a lightweight simple-engine aircraft simulator with a ...
    • Disseny i fabricació d'un conjunt de peces per aeronàutica 

      Conill Jard, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-06-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      En el present projecte s’ha dut a terme el disseny, càlcul estructural i fabricació del conjunt de peces que formen l’ala d’una avioneta d’us privat comercialitzada durant els anys 80 “ Cessna 150”. Amb aquest projecte ...
    • Disseny i implementació d'un sistema de mètriques per a plataforma d'entreteniment de vols 

      Giralt Monedero, Pau Armand (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-06-30)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      En el present projecte es descriu el treball realitzat en l'empresa Immfly, empresa tecnològica que es dedica a la instal·lació i manteniment d'una plataforma d'entreteniment pels avions. S'ha creat un sistema d'estadístiques ...
    • Estudio de franqueamiento de obstáculos con fallo de motor después del punto de separación entre SID/EOSID. 

      Aguilar Baquero, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-02-15)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Thanks to the technological innovation, the world of aviation has grown considerably in the last years. Concerning the number of airports and the airlines there has been a considerable growth too. Nowadays the function of ...
    • FAA regulation analysis for ATR ETOPS validation 

      Claramunt Segura, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-08-31)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   École Nationale de l'Aviation Civile / ATR Aircraft
      ATR is the current world leader in regional aviation. In order to maintain its leading role in the turboprop market and to expand its customers' portfolio in the United States, the granting of the Extended Twin-Engine ...
    • Gestió de la qualitat en una línia d’assemblatge final d’avions. Automatització dels indicadors KPI i accions de reducció de les disconformitats. 

      Pont Guixa, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace, 2017-09)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Airbus - Saint-Martin-du-Touch Aircraft Assembly Plant
      Mon stage de fin d’études s’est déroulé au sein du département Qualité d’ATR, sur le site de la Final Assembly Line de Saint-Martin-du-Touch. Dans le département, j’ai intégré le service Quality Performance Improvement ...
    • Ground control station for UAS over ICARUS system 

      López Liévana, Borja (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-09-15)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
    • Higher activity of diesel soot oxidation over polycrystalline ceria and ceria-zirconia solid solutions from more reactive surface planes 

      Aneggi, Eleonora; de Leitenburg, Carla; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Trovarelli, Alessandro (2012-12-15)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      High temperature treatment under air of samples of polycrystalline ceria and ceria–zirconia is shown to induce a rearrangement of crystals, with a surface structural evolution of the oxides toward the formation of more ...
    • Improvement of the Lufthansa Consulting Network Management decision support models with performances 

      Raventós Olivella, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / École Nationale de l’Aviation Civile, 2008)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Lufthansa Consulting / École Nationale de l'Aviation Civile