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  • Distributed experiment for the calculus of optimal values for energy consumption in buildings 

    Fonseca Casas, Pau; Fonseca Casas, Antoni; Garrido Soriano, Núria; Aina Ortiz, Joana; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Salom, Jaume (2015)
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  • e-Catalunya: un entorno colaborativo y de red social 

    Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Crespo Sanjusto, José Francisco; Martín Santiago, Rosa María (2006)
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    e-Catalunya es una iniciativa del Departamento de Presidencia de la Generalitat de Catalunya para desarrollar, integrar y poner en marcha, en colaboración con la Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña, una plataforma de ...
  • Empowering teachers' self assessment of their own practice on student's oral skills: EVALOE decision support system 

    Grácia, M.; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; Casanovas Muñoz, Jordi; Cuatrecasas Capdevila, Marta (Scitepress, 2018)
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    School is an essential context that contributes to children's communicative competence. Decision Support Systems (DSS) are tools that can help teachers to assess their own practice and to make decisions to improve it (Gregg, ...
  • Experiences of simulation use in industrial projects 

    Fonseca Casas, Pau; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Montero García, Jordi; Guasch Petit, Antonio (2011-07-01)
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    This paper presents experiences obtained from our involvement in the development of industrial simulation projects. Some important, common questions are covered, such as the need to define model behavior using a conceptual ...
  • Formalizing geographical models using specification and description language, the wildfire example 

    Fonseca Casas, Pau; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Figueras Jové, Jaume; Guasch Petit, Antonio (2013)
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    In this paper we explore how we can use Specification and Description Language, to represent simulation models that make an intensive use of geographical information, like environmental simulation models. The purpose is ...
  • Formalizing geographical models using specification and description language: the wildfire example 

    Fonseca Casas, Pau; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Figueras Jové, Jaume; Guasch Petit, Antonio (2013)
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    In this paper we explore how we can use Specification and Description Language, to represent simulation models that make an intensive use of geographical information, like environmental simulation models. The purpose is ...
  • Formal simulation model to optimize building sustainability 

    Fonseca Casas, Pau; Fonseca Casas, Antoni; Garrido Soriano, Núria; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2014-03)
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    In this work, we present a simulation model that makes it possible to find optimal values for various building parameters and the associated impacts that reduce the energy demand or consumption of the building. In the ...
  • Gestión e intercambio de contenidos audiovisuales en un entorno P2P basado en JXTA 

    Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Crespo Sanjusto, José Francisco; Giralt, Joan; Martín Santiago, Rosa María (2006)
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    En el marco de la Fundación i2CAT se ha desarrollado una serie de proyectos de investigación e innovación en los que se han utilizado tecnologías P2P para compartir contenidos audiovisuales. En este artículo se presentan ...
  • Hypothesis testing by simulation of a medical study model using the expected net benefits criteria 

    Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Abbas Abbas, Ismail; Rovira Forns, Joan (2013-03-01)
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    This work investigates whether to conduct a medical study from the point of view of the expected net benefit taking into account statistical power, time and cost. The hypothesis of this paper is that the expected net benefit ...
  • Impact on network performance of probe vehicle data usage: an experimental design for simulation assessment 

    Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Codina Sancho, Esteve; Recio, Gonzalo; Lorente, Ester; Salmeron Moya, Juan (2018-06-25)
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    Probe-based technologies are proliferating as a means for inferring traffic states. Technological companies are interested in traffic data for computing the best routes in a traffic-aware manner and they also provide ...
  • Individual-based modeling of tuberculosis in a user-friendly interface: Understanding the epidemiological role of population heterogeneity in a city 

    Prats Soler, Clara; Montañola Sales, Cristina; Gilabert Navarro, Joan-Francesc; Valls Ribas, Joaquim; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Vilaplana, Cristina; Cardona Iglesias, Pere Joan; López Codina, Daniel (2016-01-01)
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    © 2016 Prats, Montañola-Sales, Gilabert-Navarro, Valls, Casanovas-Garcia, Vilaplana, Cardona and López. For millennia tuberculosis (TB) has shown a successful strategy to survive, making it one of the world's deadliest ...
  • Informàtica a l'escola: plantejament d'una experiència 

    Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Conesa Santamaria, Pilar; Garrigosa Laspeñas, Diana; Kirchner Nebot, Xavier (Asociación de Técnicos de Informática, 1985-03)
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  • JGPSS, an open source GPSS framework to teach simulation 

    Fonseca Casas, Pau; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2009-12-13)
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    GPSS has been used for years to teach simulation. Different tools following the GPSS syntax exist. Usually these tools can be used to construct simulation models helping in the teaching of simulation. However no available ...
  • Large-scale social simulation, dealing with complexity challenges in high performance environments 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Rubio Campillo, Xavier; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Cela Espín, José M.; Kaplan Marcusan, Adriana (IGI Global Inc, 2014-04-01)
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    Advances on information technology in the past decades have provided new tools to assist scientists in the study of social and natural phenomena. Agent-based modeling techniques have flourished recently, encouraging the ...
  • Load-sharing policies in parallel simulation of agent-based demographic models 

    Pellegrini, Alessandro; Montañola Sales, Cristina; Quaglia, Francesco; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2017)
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    Execution parallelism in agent-Based Simulation (ABS) allows to deal with complex/large-scale models. This raises the need for runtime environments able to fully exploit hardware parallelism, while jointly offering ABS-suited ...
  • Modelado y simulación : aplicación a procesos logísticos de fabricación y servicios 

    Guasch Petit, Antonio; Piera Eroles, Miguel Angel; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Figueras Jové, Jaume (Edicions UPC, 2002)
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    En la actualidad, la simulación es una de las técnicas fundamentales que se utilizan para reducir el riesgo en los procesos de toma de decisiones. El objetivo principal del libro es introducir al lector en el apasionante ...
  • Modelado y simulación : aplicación a procesos logísticos de fabricación y servicios 

    Guasch Petit, Antonio; Piera Eroles, Miguel Angel; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Figueras Jové, Jaume (Edicions UPC, 2003)
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    En la actualidad, la simulación es una de las técnicas fundamentales que se utilizan para reducir el riesgo en los procesos de toma de decisiones. El objetivo principal del libro es introducir al lector en el apasionante ...
  • Modeling tuberculosis in Barcelona. A solution to speed-up agent-based simulations 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Gilabert Navarro, Joan-Francesc; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Prats Soler, Clara; López Codina, Daniel; Valls Ribas, Joaquim; Cardona Iglesias, Pere Joan; Vilaplana, Cristina (2015)
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    Tuberculosis remains one of the world’s deadliest infectious diseases. About one third of the world’s population is infected with tuberculosis bacteria. Understanding the dynamics of transmission at ...
  • Modeling tuberculosis transmission in urban cities through agent-based simulation: the case of Barcelona 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Prats Soler, Clara; Cardona, Pere-Joan; Gilabert, Joan-Francesc; López Codina, Daniel; Vilaplana, Cristina; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Valls Ribas, Joaquim (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017)
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    Tuberculosis remains one of the world’s deadliest infectious diseases. About one-third of the world’s population is infected with tuberculosis bacteria. Understanding the dynamics of transmission at different spatial ...
  • Modelling and analysis of intermodal passenger operations in a cruise terminal to prevent traffic congestion and enhance quality of service using discrete event simulation 

    Figueras Jové, Jaume; Guasch Petit, Antonio; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2018)
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    In this paper we present a discrete event simulation model of a cruise terminal for decision support and strategic planning. The main objective is to provide an analysis tool for systems with high capacity constraints, ...