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  • Cruise passenger impacts on mobility within a port area: case of the Port of Barcelona 

    Ros Chaos, Sergio; Pino Roca, D; Saurí Marchán, Sergi; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2018-03)
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    Cruise tourism has grown rapidly worldwide over the past 30 years. This increase in cruise passengers has brought a set of economic, socio-cultural, and environmental impacts. In a port context, it is reflected in mobility ...
  • Desarrollo de una herramienta operacional de control de la calidad del agua en zonas portuarias mediante simulación numérica y observaciones 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Espino Infantes, Manuel; Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; García Sotillo, Marcos; Álvarez Fanjul, Enrique; Romo, Javier; Solé, Xavier; Basora, Joan; Hernáez, Mario; Grifoll Colls, Manel; Jordà Sánchez, Gabriel (2008-06)
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    El trabajo que se presenta se desarrolló dentro de un Convenio de Colaboración entre Puertos del Estado, las AAPP de Barcelona, Tarragona y Bilbao y el Laboratorio de Ingeniería Marítima de la UPC (LIM/UPC) y es la base ...
  • Effects of ultra-porous 3D printed reefs on wave kinematics 

    Frau, Lorenzoi; Marzeddu, Andrea; Dini, Enrico; Gracia Garcia, Vicente; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Eriolo, Alessio; Zomparelli, Alessandro; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2016-03)
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    Present 3D printing technology allows the efficient design and construction of structures with complex shapes and high porosity satisfying biological and coastal protection demands. In this case, an array of ultra-porous ...
  • Erosion caused by propeller jets in a low energy harbour basin 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Puig i Polo, Càrol; García León, Manuel (2017-01)
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    Field data of a harbour basin are compared with analytical formulations for predicting maximum scouring depth due to propeller jets. Spatial data analysis of seven-year biannual bathymetries quantifies the evolution of the ...
  • Erosive and accretive mobile bed experiments in large scale tests 

    Cáceres Rabionet, Iván; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (World Scientific Publishing, 2015)
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    Traditionally data and analysis for erosive or Accretive wave conditions have been carried out at relatively small scales and without enough spatial coverage or resolution. This limits the in depth analysis and does not ...
  • Estudio numérico-experimental de la contaminación en aguas costeras 

    Rodríguez, A.; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Bahía, E.; Redondo Apraiz, José Manuel; Collado, F. (Fundación para el Fomento de la Ingeniería del Agua, 1995-06)
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    En este trabajo se presentan resultados numéricos y experimentales de la dispersión de contaminantes y trazadores en el litoral Mediterráneo. Se han utilizado dos modelos hidrodinámicos para simular la circulación horizontal ...
  • Estudo do comportamento hidráulico de estruturas marítimas com ondas longas: parte I 

    Oliveira, Tiago Castro Alves; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Gironella Cobos, Xavier (2011)
    Conference report
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    Neste trabalho é implementado e validado a geração de ondas longas num canal numérico de ondas. Funções de transferências utilizadas em canais físicos para gerar ondas longas de forma constante são aplicadas com sucesso ...
  • Evaluation of transient defence measures against storms 

    García León, Manuel; Gracia Garcia, Vicente; Robichaux, Laura; Kroger, Arne; Gault, Jeremy; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2015)
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    Transient Defence Measures (TDM) are defined as actions that can be taken in advance in the coastal zone in order to reduce the impacts of an specific forecasted storm event. The design of such transient works requires ...
  • Evolución en planta/perfil de una playa. Métodos predictivos 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Jiménez, José A. (Fundación para el Fomento de la Ingeniería del Agua, 1995-04)
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    La regeneración/alimentación artificial de una playa supone reproducir una costa sedimentaria que, al igual que las costas naturales, estará sometida a una serie de procesos evolutivos. Estos procesos se esquematizan ...
  • Experimental set-up and calibration errors for mapping wave-breaking pressures on marine structures 

    Marzeddu, Andrea; Stagonas, Dimitris; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2018-03)
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    Capturing the detailed spatial variation of pressures induced by breaking waves on physical model structures has become possible using a high resolution mapping system. It can provide data with 4 measuring points/cm2, ...
  • Extremes in hydraulic modelling: combined capabilities in the spanish network MARHIS 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Losada, Iñigo; Alvarez, Alvaro; González Marco, Daniel; Cáceres Rabionet, Iván; Lara, Javier L. (2016)
    Conference lecture
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    This abstract provides an overview of the experimental work carried out at the MARHIS network formed by the Barcelona and the Santander research laboratories. The emphasis is on the role played by extremes as hydraulic ...
  • Geomorfología costera urbana 

    Gracia Garcia, Vicente; Valdemoro Garcia, Herminia; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2011-08-01)
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  • Green measures for Mediterranean harbours under a changing climate 

    Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; García León, Manuel; Gracia Garcia, Vicente; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2017-06)
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    Harbour operability may be hampered by climate change. Green solutions can be used to provide extra flexibility with respect to present grey infrastructure to adapt to, and mitigate, such functional disruptions with ...
  • Hybrid tool to prevent ship propeller erosion 

    Llull Marroig, Antoni Ignaci; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Martín Mallofré, Agustí; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2018)
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    The present contribution aims to implement a new methodology to prevent Roll on-Roll off vessels (RO-RO) from causing severe scouring actions. The methodology combines field, experimental, theoretical and numerical tools ...
  • Hydro morphodynamic modelling in Mediterranean storms: errors and uncertainties under sharp gradients 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Gracia Garcia, Vicente; García León, Manuel (2014-02)
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    This paper deals with the limits in hydrodynamic and morphodynamic predictions for semi-enclosed coastal domains subject to sharp gradients (in bathymetry, topography, sediment transport and coastal damages). It starts ...
  • Image analysis of surf zone hydrodynamics 

    Redondo Apraiz, José Manuel; Falqués Serra, Albert; Rodríguez, A.; Bahía, E.; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Gracia Garcia, Vicente; Stive, Marcel J.F. (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 1994)
    Conference lecture
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  • Impacts of sea-level rise-induced erosion on the Catalan coast 

    Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; Valdemoro Garcia, Herminia; Bosom García, Eva; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Nicholls, Robert J. (2017-02)
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    The Catalan coast as most of the developed Mediterranean coastal zone is characterized by the coincidence of stresses and pressures on the natural system with a high exposure and low adaptive capacity. Due to this, climate ...
  • Impacts on wave-driven harbour agitation due to climate change in Catalan ports 

    Sierra Pedrico, Juan Pablo; Casas Prat, Mercè; Moesso, C; Virgili, Marc; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2015)
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    The objective of the present work is to analyse how changes in wave patterns due to the effect of climate change can affect harbour agitation (oscillations within the port due to wind waves). The study focuses on 13 harbours ...
  • Impulsive wave loads on rigid structure, an experimental approach 

    Marzeddu, Andrea; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2013)
    Conference report
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    Within the European project ‘Hydralab IV’, HyRes we aim to improve the characterization of wave loads on rigid structures and the associated response by carrying out some laboratory experiments. Wave loads on rigid structures ...
  • Ingeniería de playas (I): conceptos de morfología costera 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; Jiménez, José A. (1994)
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    Se entiende por ingeniería de playas aquella que se realiza en costas sedimentarias, provocando generalmente una respuesta rápida de la zona litoral ante las nuevas condiciones generadas. A fin de que las actuaciones en ...