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    • Matrix inversion speed up with CUDA 

      Soriano Pinedo, Jorge (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09-28)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      English: In this project several mathematic algorithms are developed to obtain a matrix inversion method - that combines CUDA's parallel architecture and MATLAB which is actually faster than MATLAB's built in inverse ...
    • Operational & Financial data dashboard for a better decision-making in the supply chain 

      Bertomeu I Balde, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-10)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      Increasing digitalization is driving business growth in all areas of businesses today. Managing the data and understanding all the outputs that the data analysis can bring is giving competitive advantage to the companies. The ...
    • Palm oil supply chain risk analysis 

      Diez Closas, José Ignacio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      This research project is a supply chain risk evaluation of palm oil as a commodity in the next years. The project assesses how supply and demand will evolve in the coming years in order to find out if the centralized ...
    • Power supply through renewable energy based systems for grid connected detached houses. 

      Lorenzo Farreny, Víctor (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of technology, 2011)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      This project falls within the range of implementing alternative energy solutions in the case of supplying a detached house. Solar energy is proposed to produce electricity as well as heating water for domestic uses. The ...
    • Prediction of Relevant Areas for Detection of Abnormalities in X-ray Images 

      Lorente Gómez, Iris (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-02-28)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      [ANGLÈS] This project belongs to the field of medical imaging and was motivated by the idea of elaborating a first approximation to automatic medical diagnosis. The principal objective of this study is, given an X-ray chest ...
    • Product failure analysis. Assessment on the re-launch of Noticiero Telemundo 

      Bartrina Plana, Carla (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2011)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      The purpose of this study is to identify why many products fail during their road to market and how companies can avoid the amount of time and money it supposes. The first part is a general approach to market failures, ...
    • Prospective on last-mile logistics in Chicago 

      Pons Montasell, Ignasi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Proyecto de obra de atraque adosada al contradique del Puerto de Tarragona 

      Ruiz de Gopegui Sampron, Francisco Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-05-18)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Reshoring 

      Cabratosa Vidal, Ferran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Security and privacy vulnerabilities of in-car wireless networks 

      Figuerola Garcia, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2012-08)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      [ANGLÈS] The objective of this work is to analyze and test the wireless integrity of a typical car's network. The motivation for this work comes from the hazard that is to have security intrusions for a tool that a huge ...
    • Social media in the construction industry. 

      Yubero Ruiz, Álvaro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-11-04)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Spatial Fuzzy clustering with simultaneous estimation of Markov random field parameters and class 

      Esquerra Ortells, Lledó (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-02-21)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Speaker recognition access control system 

      Arrieta Fernández, Beinat (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      The following document will drive the reader through the whole development of a project consisting in the investigation of the feasibility and development of an access control security system that uses voice biometrics ...
    • Strategic approaches to outpatient scheduling through smart operation 

      Galofré Recasens, Patricia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      Efficient scheduling of patients’ appointments is a critical component that helps to reduce the time spend in queues and the time filling out paper works . M ajority of the clinics use static appointments ...
    • Study of mechanical viability of a neural implant 

      Molhoek Baleri, Carlota (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-09)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      The therapeutic use of electrical stimulation of the nervous system is a rapidly growing field pertaining to a wide range of applications, such as deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy or obsessive-compulsive ...
    • Study of new technological innovations and their possible strategical and operational effects on amazon’s supply chain 

      Vicén Sampériz, Miguel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Study on a multi-brand auto distribution network serving multiple cities to minimize the total distribution cost 

      Balaña Pedrol, Elena (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-02)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology / Ford / Chrysler
      The current research project consists of minimizing the total cost of an auto dealership supply chain management system that provides two auto brands for five major industrial cities in the Great Lake Area of the United ...
    • Study on vertical-axis wind turbines using streamtube and dynamic stall models 

      Vallverdú Cabrera, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      The expected exhaustion of fossil sources of energy requires the improvement of other renewable sources, such as wind turbines. Vertical-axis wind turbines present very attractive performance characteristics but extremely ...
    • Supply Chain Planning in Stable Demand and Fashion Products 

      Solé Ariza, Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      In recent years, terms such as supply chain or supply chain planning have become increasingly important in the industrial sector. Nowadays, everyone is aware that a good performance in supply chain activities is essential ...
    • Testing assembly for directional Gecko inspired adhesives 

      Cañones Bonham, David Francesc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      Gecko inspired adhesives are useful for situations where on/off states of adhesion are needed. Such adhesives are made of microstructured elastomers (usually a few microns in length) that are able to conform to a substrate ...