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    • Implementation of bottom topography for Shallow water simulations 

      Ferrer Argullós, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-07-18)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The object of this bachelor thesis is to elaborate a Matlab code to simulate different atmospheric phenomena on a planetary scale on a rotating planet with the aim of introducing a topography into the model in order to ...
    • Influence of the WeMO and NAO decadal trends on the airborne pollen levels recorded in Catalonia (NW Mediterranean basin) 

      Alarcón Jordán, Marta; Periago Oliver, M. Cristina; Belmonte, Jordina; Izquierdo, Rebeca (EUETIB, 2013-12)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Airborne pollen records constitute a powerful tool for different purposes. First, in studies of dispersion and source identification of pollen grains, which, incorporated into the atmosphere by anemophilous plants, produce ...
    • Josep Estalella i Josep Comas: de Girona a Tità 

      Moreno Lupiáñez, Manuel; Miró Farrerons, Joan (Societat Catalana d'Història de la Ciència i de la Tècnica (SCHCT), 2010)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      During the first two decades of the XX century, in the field of the astronomy and of the popularization of the science, they highlight, among other, two excellent contributions carried out by the astronomer and journalist ...
    • La piel de Samantha: presencia y espacio: propuesta de innovación docente en Diseño 

      Fernández Barranco, Alicia (Grup per a la Innovació i la Logística Docent en l'Arquitectura (GILDA) / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Iniciativa Digital Politècnica / Publicaciones y Divulgación Científica, Universidad de Málaga, 2020-11)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      La presente comunicación expone el proyecto de innovación docente La piel de Samantha, que fue aplicado en la asignatura de Informática durante el segundo curso del Grado en Diseño (mención interiores) de una universidad ...
    • Microwave imaging radiometers by aperture synthesis— performance simulator (part 1): radiative transfer module 

      Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Hyuk, Park; Bandeiras, J.; Barbosa, José; Sousa, Anna; d'Addio, Salvatore; Martin-Neira, Manuel (2016-05-11)
      Article
      Open Access
      The Synthetic Aperture Interferometric Radiometer Performance Simulator (SAIRPS) is a three-year project sponsored by the European Space Agency (ESA) to develop a completely generic end-to-end performance simulator of ...
    • Mineralogy sensitive immersion freezing parameterization in DREAM 

      Ilić, Luka; Jovanović, Aleksandar; Kuzmanoski, Maja; Lazić, Lazar; Madonna, Fabio; Rosoldi, Marco; Mytilinaios, Michail; Marinou, Eleni; Ničković, Slobodan (Wiley, 2022)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Dust aerosols are abundant in the atmosphere and are very efficient ice nucleating particles at temperatures below −15°C. Depending on temperature, dust particles containing certain minerals (i.e., feldspar and quartz) are ...
    • Modelling of pollen dispersion in the atmosphere: evaluation with a continuous 1β+1δ lidar 

      Sicard, Michaël; Izquierdo, Rebeca; Jorba, Oriol; Alarcón, Marta; Belmonte, Jordina; Comerón, Adolfo; de Linares, Concepción; Baldasano, Jose M. (EDP Sciences, 2018-04-13)
      Article
      Open Access
      Pollen allergenicity plays an important role on human health and wellness. It is thus of large public interest to increase our knowledge of pollen grain behavior in the atmosphere (source, emission, processes involved ...
    • NoFOMO: a public space art project based on psychogeography 

      Wang, Lijing (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-09-08)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      NoFOMO is a public art project inspired by the situationist concept of psychogeography. It aims to raise people's awareness of the increasing damage we get from the busyness of modern life, following the psychogeographic ...
    • Nonsingular Zero-Order Bulk Models of Sheared Convective Boundary Layers 

      Haghshenas, Armin; Hartmann, Moritz; Mellado González, Juan Pedro (2019-12-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Two zero-order bulk models (ZOMs) are developed for the velocity, buoyancy, and moisture of a cloud-free barotropic convective boundary layer (CBL) that grows into a linearly stratified atmosphere. The models differ in ...
    • Numerical simulations of observed phenomena in the atmospheres of the giant planets: study 

      Ahrens Velásquez, Kevin (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-06-30)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The sky has been always in the mind of humans, as a target, a challenge and a source of knowledge. In the late 20th century, the Human Race has managed to significantly improve technology aimed at the exploration of space ...
    • "OM Pavilion", offline mode 

      Pérez Domínguez, María Belén (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-10-22)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Qué tal si pausamos todo por un instante y nos preguntamos ¿qué tanto nos afecta nuestro contexto? Sin darnos cuenta estamos sumergidos en este estrés social cotidiano, nuestra mente está expuesta a problemas económicos, ...
    • Radon metrology for use in climate change observation and radiation protection at the environmental level 

      Röttger, Stefan; Röttger, Annette; Grossi, Claudia; Vargas Drechsler, Arturo; Karstens, Ute; Cinelli, Giorgia; Chung, Edward; Kikaj, Dafina; Rennick, Chris; Mertes, Florian; Radulescu, Ileana (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2022-03-10)
      Article
      Open Access
      Radon (222Rn) gas is the largest source of public exposure to naturally occurring radioactivity and the identification of radon priority areas is required by the Council Directive 2013/59/Euratom. Radon is also used as a ...
    • REMS: the environmental sensor suite for the Mars Science Laboratory rover 

      Gómez Elvira, J.; Armiens, C.; Castañer Muñoz, Luis María; Domínguez Pumar, Manuel; Genzer, M.; Gómez, Francisco; Haberle, Robert M.; Harris, Aiden M.; Jiménez Serres, Vicente; Kahanpää, H.; Kowalski, Lukasz; Lepinette, A.; Martín, Jacques Wesley; Martínez Frías, Jesús; McEwan, I.; Mora, L.; Moreno, Jose C.; Navarro, S.; De Pablo, M.A.; Peinado, V.; Peña, A.; Polkko, J.; Ramos, Miguel; Renno, Nilton O.; Ricart, Jordi; Richardson, M.; Rodríguez Manfredi, José Antonio; Romeral, Julio; Sebastián, Eduardo M.; Serrano, Jaime; De La Torre Juárez, Manuel; Torres, Jose Antonio; Torrero, F.; Urquí, R.; Vázquez, L.; Velasco, T.; Verdasca, J.; Zorzano, M.P.; Martín Torres, Javier (2012-09)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      The Rover Environmental Monitoring Station (REMS) will investigate environ- mental factors directly tied to current habitability at the Martian surface during the Mars Sci- ence Laboratory (MSL) mission. Three major ...
    • Role of amospheric boundary layer processes in the diurnal evolution of CO2 concentration 

      Kakkonen, Jukka-Pekka (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-03-08)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Atmospheric boundary layer (ABL) is the lower portion of the troposphere that links the biosphere and atmosphere by exchanging heat, moisture, carbon dioxide (CO2) and other constituents between them. Interpretation of ...
    • Saturn atmospheric dynamics one year after Cassini: Long-lived features and time variations in the drift of the Hexagon 

      Hueso, Ricardo; Sánchez Lavega, Agustín; Rojas, Jose Félix; Simon, Amy A.; Barry, Trevor; del Rio Gaztelurrutia, Teresa; Antuñano, Arrate; Sayanagi, Kunio; Delcroix, M.; Fletcher, Leigh N.; García Melendo, Enrique José; Pérez Hoyos, Santiago; Blalock, J; Colas, Françoise; Gómez Forrellad, Josep Maria; Gunnarson, J. L.; Peach, D.; Wong, Michael (2020-01-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      We examine Saturn's atmospheric dynamics with observations in the visible range from ground-based telescopes and Hubble Space Telescope (HST). We present a detailed analysis of observations acquired during 2018 obtaining ...
    • Shallow water simulations of Saturn's giant storms at different latitudes 

      García Melendo, Enrique José; Sanchez-Lavega, Agustin (2017-04)
      Article
      Open Access
      Shallow water simulations are used to present a unified study of three major storms on Saturn (nicknamed as Great White Spots, GWS) at different latitudes, polar (1960), equatorial (1990), and mid-latitude (2010) ...
    • Spanish activities in the framework of the CHARMEX project since 2009: a summary 

      Sicard, Michaël; Pey, Jorge; Cerro, José Carlos; Lange, Diego; Caballero, Sandra; Tovar Sanchez, Antonio; Morales Baquero, Rafael; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Bujosa, Carles; Querol, Xavier; Artiñano, Begoña; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Alastuey, Andres; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Muñoz, Alvaro; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; García Vízcaino, David; Bach, Jordi; Bush, Xavier (Universidade de Évora, 2013)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The ChArMEx (Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment) project is a French initiative aiming at developing and coordinating regional research actions for a scientific assessment of the present and future state of the ...
    • Study of the dynamics of gases by means of Direct Simulation Monte Carlo, with application to spacecraft in Low Earth Orbit 

      Pujol De Miguel, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-10-17)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      The present study explores the complex dynamics of spacecraft in Earth’s orbit at altitudes ranging up to a few hundred kilometres. Spacecraft have the challenge of navigating through an atmosphere that consists of gases ...
    • Study: Numerical implementation of a multilayer Shallow Water atmospheric model 

      Galiot Pérez, Biel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-06-22)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Els fenòmens atmosfèrics de gran escala es poden simular a través d'una aproximació bidimensional del fluid, on es considera que aquest es troba limitat a una capa molt més ampla que profunda. El software actual per a ...
    • Study: Parallel implementation of a Shallow Water atmospheric model 

      Sierra Salvadó, Martí (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-19)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The current software for planetary atmosphere simulations, at the moment of writing this thesis, is already extended to a Shallow­Water mono­layer and multi­layer model. Thus, this document focuses on the implementation ...