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    • Analysis of the costs, variability and evolution of solar photovoltaic generation projects for the analysis by learning-by-doing 

      Callau Bonvehí, Martí (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-09-20)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      In this paper it will be evaluated and analysed the costs that compose a Solar PV project: modules, inverters and BOS (including the procedure and administrative management, taxes, sales effort, etc.) with the purpose to ...
    • Analysis of the drayage truck travel patterns on I-710 highway by processing GPS data for the Clean Truck Program 

      Busquets Arpa, Genís (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-09-07)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      This project arises due to the need to reduce environmental impact caused by drayage trucks from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach operating with freight transportation to warehouses in California. For this purpose, ...
    • Analysis of the drayage truck travel patterns on I-710 highway by processing GPS data for the Clean Truck Program 

      Busquets Arpa, Genís (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-09-07)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      This project arises due to the need to reduce environmental impact caused by drayage trucks from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach operating with freight transportation to warehouses in California. For this purpose, ...
    • Analysis of the limitations of the supply diagram for different organizational forms of assembly with real data 

      Cartanyà Hueso, Ariadna (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2017-09)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    • Analytical and numerical investigation of a small-scale radial-inflow steam turbine 

      Font Armenteras, Marcos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06-05)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
      This thesis compares experiments to the analytical and numerical investigation of a small-scale radial-inflow turbine (diameter of 15 mm). This turbine is part of the Fan-Turbine Unit (FTU). The turbine of this FTU propels ...
    • Anàlisi, Comparativa i Evolució de 3 Fons d’Inversió de diferents estils de Gestió 

      Cantero Sanchez, Guillermo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-09)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      L’objectiu d’aquest treball és analitzar 3 fons d’inversió de diferents categories de gestió prèviament definides (un fons ètic, un agressiu i un diversificat), detallant les principals posicions de la cartera d’inversions ...
    • Análisis comparativo Argentina-España: Sistemas de decisión electorales 

      Torras Sanchez, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires
      La toma de decisiones afecta en cualquiera de los ámbitos de la vida, pero también es cierto, que en aquellas decisiones que involucran otras personas se quiere una paridad y una equivalencia entre todas las partes. Es por ...
    • Anti-graffiti coating tests 

      Riviere Lemmel, Juan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-09)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Cranfield University
      Removing unsightly graffiti is costly and estimated to exceed 200 million per year in the UK alone. Moreover, it is also clear that graffiti commonly found in schools and shops, flats and on public transport signifies ...
    • Aplicação da regulamentação do mercado livre de energia elétrica espanhol para consumidores residenciais brasileiros 

      Olarieta Domingo, Miren (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-07)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      A liberalização dos mercados de energia elétrica foi realizada de forma diferente em cada país. Nesse sentido, o trabalho visa comparar os modelos de mercado de energia elétrica para consumidores residenciais aplicados no ...
    • Application of heterogeneous fenton oxidation for the removal of pollutants from wastewater 

      Rodríguez Rey, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Univerza v Ljubljani, 2014)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      During the last century there has been a growing concern about water pollution throughout the developed countries. Water has a major impact on the environment as it is used by all living being. This leads to leave the ...
    • Architecture public contest: new avenue and train station design after removing the current railway tracks in Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Barcelona. 

      Meseguer Girón, Antonio Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-29)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Inch'ŏn Taehakkyo
      New avenue and train station design after removing the current railway tracks in Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Barcelona.
    • Automatic segmentation of exudates in colour retinal fundus images 

      Maynau Hernandez, Cristina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-17)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Universidade do Porto
      This work aims at the development of an algorithm that allows the automatic detection of exudates in retinal fundus images. The detection of exudates allows diabetic retinopathy (DR) to be diagnosed, consequently it is an ...
    • Bi-Modal Transportation Network Capacity Analysis Based On Macroscopic Fundamental Diagram (MFD) 

      Romero Carol, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-17)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Riga Technical University
      The master thesis examines the possibilities of the MFD on the comparative performance evaluation of bi-modal networks. The work develops a microscopic transportation simulation model for the actual Riga inner-city ...
    • BIM and VR for the design and evaluation of healthcare buildings: Medical/Surgical Unit and Patient Room 

      Montañà Tor, Júlia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06-05)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Politecnico di Torino
      The research conducted for this thesis studies the impact of BIM and VR in the AEC industry. In particular, at how can these technologies improve the design phase. From this starting point, the goal was to design the ...
    • Biomass and oil shale co-pyrolysis 

      Cascante Cirici, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-23)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Tallinna Tehnikaülikool
      In this project it is carry out the pyrolysis of oil shale, the pyrolysis of biomass and the copyrolysis of oil shale and biomass using the batch reactor. It is used nitrogen as an inert gas in order to ensure pyrolysis ...
    • Blockchain within Logistics: a SWOT analysis 

      Martínez Laosa, Belén (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-17)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa
      The industry 4.0 is already developed in many sectors and business. In recent years, some technologies of this trend have appeared in our society providing new business models and improving the effectiveness and efficiency ...
    • Brand Valuation – Under Armour 

      Picó Lerma, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-09)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   HEC Paris
      Even though they are one of the most important assets of a company, brands are still very difficult to identify in the financial statements of a firm. Academics and practitioners have been studying intensively this concept ...
    • Brand valuation. A case study on Lindt & Sprüngli 

      Llobet Fábregas, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-10)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   HEC Paris
      Typically absent from financial statements, the brand of a company remains most times in the dark of finance. After all, it is the unconscious rationale behind consumers ́ or employees ́ choices for a product or a company, ...
    • Business plan and implementation of a manufacturing, distribution and retail business model 

      Torrellas Darvas, María (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-09)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      In present times, more and more companies are taking the decision (sometimes vital) to go online. Increased user reach and huge flexibility make these business models attractive and a key factor in some cases for commercial ...
    • Business plan for a learning code game: Tangerine 

      Jimenez Peña, Ainhoa (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Faculté polytechnique de Mons