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  • Design and integration of the electronic parts of a suborbital payload 

    Batlle Soler, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-02-05)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    This work is part of an experimental project carried out at the Departament de Física Aplicada of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) by a five student-team at the Microgravity Laboratory in Escola d'Enginyeria ...
  • Design of a multibubble sonoluminescence experiment for a microgravity platfom 

    Bas Espargaro, Jordi; Cortés Catalán, Eloi; Fortes Galera, Eduardo Manuel; García Sabaté, Anna (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-07-20)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Sonoluminescence is a phenomenon relatively recent in the scientific community, for which there are still many unknowns remaining to be discovered. Is important to keep investigating it, in order to reach a full understanding ...
  • Design of an experiment for an orbital payload 

    Quintana Buil, Guillem (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07-11)
    Master thesis
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  • Design of an experiment of bubble coalescence for the ESA Student Parabolic Flight Campaign 

    Pino Alfonso, Ramón Manuel; Sancho Vidal, Laura; Maldonado Díaz, Oscar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2006-07)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
  • Effects of an acoustic field on vapour bubbles in microgravity 

    Artigas Vidal, Vicenç (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-02-13)
    Master thesis
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  • Effects of vibrations applied to fluids at different gravity levels 

    Garcia Sabaté, Anna (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06-20)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Due to the increasing interest in space exploration, management of two-phase flows in the absence of gravity has become a key aspect in improving the efficiency of technological applications for space missions. Understanding ...
  • Electronic system in a suborbital payload 

    Quintana Buil, Guillem (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-22)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Electronic system and telemetry protocol in a suborbital payload
  • Energy conversion in a system to generate electricity in the Moon 

    Siddappa, Basavaraj (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10-30)
    Master thesis
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  • Estudi del desglaç del parabrises d’un vehicle mitjançant simulacions fluidodinàmiques 

    Bueno Buendia, Pol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2006-07-15)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    L’objectiu d’aquest treball ha estat observar, utilitzant la dinàmica de fluids computacional, la dependència del desglaç d’un parabrises amb la geometria i les velocitats involucrades. Per fer l’estudi s’ha creat un ...
  • Estudio de viabilidad de una torre de microgravedad en el campus de Castelldefels 

    Sendrós Garcia, Aran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2006-07)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
  • Estudio y optimización CFD de la brida del motor de un coche 

    Baranda Rivas, Tania (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-09-27)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    El objetivo de este proyecto es realizar un estudio aerodinámico del flujo que circula a través de una brida de admisión del motor de un coche para poder optimizar la geometría de la brida. Las bridas de admisión sirven ...
  • Evaporation and condensation in a thermal energy storage system 

    Castro Arnau, Oriol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-01-29)
    Master thesis
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    A long term mission in a lunar base presents technological challenges that have not been solved yet. The electricity production and energy management are some of the most crucial elements of the life support system. The ...
  • Experimental analysis of bubble size dispersion and Y-junction types of bubble generator 

    Aubin, Guillaume (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-12-23)
    Bachelor thesis
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    Previous studies carried out in the micro-gravity laboratory at the EPSC (Escola Politècnica Superior de Castelldefels) which is a Higher Education School of the Polytechnical University of Catalonia (UPC) allowed to ...
  • Experimental setup building and test for a drop tower 

    Aragonés Martínez, Judith (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-18)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    This document presents an experiment that will be carried out in the ZARM's drop tower. It has been developed at the Microgravity Laboratory located at the School of Telecommunications and Aerospace Engineering of ...
  • Experimental study of inter-particle acoustic forces 

    Garcia Sabaté, Anna (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-07-11)
    Master thesis
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    When particles are under an acoustic field, they can undergo various acoustic forces. By finely tuning the transducer to emit at the resonance frequency, particles will quickly levitate and once in equilibrium, particles ...
  • Experimental study of the main component of a technology for its use in space propulsion at cryogenic conditions 

    Gallego Chacón, Guillermo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    As the aerospace technology progresses, new challenges emerge which have to be managed and solved to make future space exploration missions possible. This study faces one of these challenges: The efficient long-term storage ...
  • Experimental study of the propagation of acoustic waves by means of a Laser Doppler Vibrometer 

    Argelagos Palau, Ana Maria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05-08)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Propellant storage in space mi ssions could be more efficient with the ability to control the bubbles within the storage tanks. One of the effective options is to control bubbles using acoustic fields. The following ...
  • Injector diameter influence in the generation of minibubbles for space applications 

    Sann, Evie (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-07-27)
    Bachelor thesis
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    To finish my second academic year I have to make a training course, I choose it in the Microgravity Laboratory at the Castelldefels School of Technology (EPSC) of the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC). My report ...
  • Measurement of thermal conductivity of polymeric nanocomposite materials 

    Gannoum, Misel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-02-23)
    Master thesis
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    A measuring device of the thermal conductivity of Polymeric nanocomposite materials is presented. This project is a continuation of a previous master student work. The goal of this project is to build a miniaturized version ...
  • Modeling of thermal environment for an astrophysical satellite 

    Bedmar Castillo, Francisco G. (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-06-01)
    Master thesis
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    The aim of this thesis is to design a thermal analysis workflow for design of nano and micro satellites at the Space Center EPFL. Currently orbiting Swiss Cube nano satellite and a future extrasolar planet observation ...