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    • Vulnerability and flood risk in urban areas 

      Ortega Van Vloten, Sara (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05)
      Minor thesis
      Open Access
    • Vulnerability and risk evaluation for a reinforced concrete frame 

      Olteanu, Ioana; Vargas Alzate, Yeudy Felipe; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Budescu, Mihai; Pujades Beneit, Lluís (2011-08)
      Article
      Open Access
      Vulnerability and risk assessment can be evaluated in a deterministic or a probabilistic way and this paper makes a comparison between the two approaches. A 2-D reinforced concrete frame, design according to the Romanian ...
    • Vulnerability and Seismic risk scenarios based on GIS techniques: application to Barcelona city (Spain) 

      Pujades Beneit, Lluís; Lantada, Nieves; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro (2009-03-03)
      Conference report
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      The exponential increase in the world’s population, together with the growth of big cities, which is characterized by the inadequate occupancy of the soil, contributes augment the damage due to seismic catastrophes. The ...
    • Vulnerability assessment of masonry churches including uncertainty 

      Bitlloch Martínez, Carles-Hug (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      This thesis aims to investigate the vulnerability of masonry churches under seismic events. The seismic assessment of some representative structures in Catalonia (e.g. church of Poblet monastery, Mallorca cathedral, Santa ...
    • Vulnerability assessment of masonry structures including uncertainty 

      Contrafatto, Francesca Romana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-20)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Università degli Studi di Padova
      Unreinforced masonry buildings represent a significant amount of the built heritage in the earthquakeprone regions. They were designed most of the times considering only gravity loads and they often present low ductility ...
    • Vulnerability assessment of monumental masonry structures including uncertainty 

      Saloustros, Savvas; Pelà, Luca; Contrafatto, Francesca Romana; Roca Fabregat, Pedro; Petromichelakis, Yiannis (Springer International Publishing, 2019)
      Conference report
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      Existing heritage structures are frequently composed of diverse masonry typologies, corresponding either to various structural members (e.g. arches, walls, piers) or to additions constructed in different eras. The ...
    • Vulnerability assessment of reinforced concrete framed structures considering the effect of structural characteristics 

      Olteanu, Ioana; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Budescu, Mihai (2015-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      Considering the effects of earthquakes occurred during the last 15 years, this article focusses on finding solutions to minimize the human and economic losses. Several methodologies were developed in order to assess the ...
    • Vulnerability Assessment of the Spanish Coast to Climate Change: A Large Scale Approach 

      López Royo, Mireia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-05-18)
      Minor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Nowadays coastal zones are densely populated areas all over the world and, consequently, part of the coasts’ changes can be attributable to humans. The Spanish coast is a clear example of the previous theory as it ...
    • Vulnerability Evaluation and Secure Design Methodology of Cryptohardware for ASIC-embedded Secure Applications to Prevent Side-Channel Attacks 

      Tena-Sánchez, E.; Durán, I.; Canas, S.; Acosta, A. J. (2016-11-14)
      Conference report
      Open Access
    • Vulnerability modelling for periodical flexgrid network planning 

      Ruiz Ramírez, Marc; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
      Conference report
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      Dynamic flexgrid optical networks are being developed to operate under highly changing traffic scenarios. Planning such optical networks is fully dependent on the traffic characteristics whereas the constant traffic evolution ...
    • Vulnerability of Catalan (NW Mediterranean) ports to wave overtopping due to different scenarios of sea level rise 

      Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; Casanovas, Ignacio; Mösso Aranda, César; Mestres Ridge, Marc; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2016-05)
      Article
      Open Access
      The overtopping of port breakwaters may affect the assets located at the breakwater lee side. If adaptation measures are not taken, the sea level rise will increase the overtopping discharges putting those assets at ...
    • Vulnerability of modern energy systems: implications for democracy, security, and system transformation 

      Supersberger, Nikolaus (Càtedra Unesco de Sostenibilitat de la UPC, 2006-05)
      Article
      Open Access
      L'article ofereix una introducció de les característiques generals dels sistemes moderns d'energia i dels reptes que se'n deriven, seguida d'una anàlisi de la possible evolució que tindrà la disponibilitat del combustible ...
    • Vulnerability of sandy coasts to climate variability 

      Idier, Deborah; Castelle, Bruno; Poumadère, Marc; Balouin, Yann; Bohn Bertoldo, Raquel; Bouchette, Fréderic; Boulahya, Faiza; Brivois, Olivier; Calvete Manrique, Daniel; Capo, Sylvain; Certain, Raphael; Charles, Elodie; Chateauminois, Eric; Delvallée, Etienne; Falqués Serra, Albert; Fattal, Paul; Garcin, Manuel; Garnier, Roland; Héquette, Arnaud; Larroudé, Philippe; Lecacheux, Sophie; Le Cozannet, Gonéri; Maanan, Mohamed; Mallet, Cyril; Maspataud, Aurélie; Oliveros, Carlos; Paillart, Martin; Parisot, Jean-Paul; Pedreros, Rodrigo; Robin, Nicolas; Robin, Marc; Romieu, Emmanuel; Ruz, Marie-Hélène; Thiebot, Jerome; Vinchon, Charlotte (2013-06-13)
      Article
      Open Access
      The main objective of the VULSACO (VULnerability of SAndy COasts to climate change and anthropic pressure) project was to investigate present day and potential future vulnerability of sandy coasts at the 2030 horizon, i.e. ...
    • VULNInterpreter: Creación de un aplicativo que facilite los escaneos de puertos con Python 

      Bolumar Barrera, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-11)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      El objetivo principal de este trabajo es el de realizar una herramienta con Python que sea capaz de automatizar la ejecución de un examen Nmap en busca de vulnerabilidades y brechas en los puertos red de una Ip. Además, ...
    • VUMES - Vulnerability Management Expert System - Design development and implementation 

      González Suárez, Eliana Karina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-06-30)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Català: La Seguretat de la Informació s'ha convertit en un servei de gran demanda en els últims anys ja que les tecnologies de la informació i la comunicació han cobert gairebé tot el món empresarial. Per descomptat, no ...
    • Vπles- vortex particle intensified large eddy simulation 

      Samarbakhsh, S.; Kornev, N. (CIMNE, 2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      This paper presents the progress in the development of a novel numerical technique which utilizes the combination of grid based and grid free computational methods. This novel Large Eddy Simulation approach with a ...
    • W-band radiometric imager with mechanical beam-scanning 

      Nova, Enrique; Abril, Jordi; Romeu Robert, Jordi; Broquetas Ibars, Antoni; Torres Torres, Francisco; Jofre Roca, Lluís (IEEE, 2011)
      Conference report
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      The design of a 94 GHz Total Power Radiometer system for imaging purposes is presented in this paper. A mechanical beam-scanning antenna system is used to acquire passive raster images. The main performance parameters ...
    • Waddengebied environmental monitoring project 

      Demydenko, Serhii; Gómez Samper, Sebastian; Santiusti, Carlos; Koster, Bert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-02)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Hanzehogeschool Groningen
      Waddensea is a Unesco World heritage area unique in the world due to its natural wealth. Groningen Seaports is the company which operates the two harbo r s in the Waddensea area. Since they are aware of their environmental ...
    • Wahrnehmung des Raumes : Malerei um 1800 

      Usandizaga Calparsoro, Miguel M. (Jade Hochschule, Fachhochschule Wilhelmshaven/Oldenburg /Elfsleth, 2010)
      Conference report
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    • Wakana Gaiden: Una historia pixelada 

      Méndez López, Marina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      ìWakana Gaiden: Una historia pixelada y es un trabajo que hace uso del pixel art para explicar una historia como si fuera un videojuego RPG. En ella se sigue a la protagonista, Wakana Sasaki, en su aventura hacia la villa ...