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    • Building synthetic voices in the META-NET framework 

      Garcia Casademont, Emília; Bonafonte Cávez, Antonio; Moreno Bilbao, M. Asunción (2012)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      METANET 4 U is a European project aiming at supporting language technology for European languages and multilingualism. It is a project in the META-NET Network of Excellence, a cluster of projects aiming at fostering the ...
    • Building synthetic voices in the METANET framework 

      Garcia Casademont, Emília; Bonafonte Cávez, Antonio; Moreno Bilbao, M. Asunción (2012)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      METANET4U is a European project aiming at supporting language technology for European languages and multilingualism. It is a project in the META-NET Network of Excellence, a cluster of projects aiming at fostering the ...
    • Building the city for the next generation : flipbook 

      Valcárcel Quezada, Bertha Iraís (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-01)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
    • Building the City Now!: Towards a Pedagogy for Transdisciplinary Urban Design 

      Masip Bosch, Enric; Sezneva, Olga (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Iniciativa Digital Politècnica / Grup per a la Innovació i la Logística Docent en l'Arquitectura (GILDA), 2019-11)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      This paper presents and discusses the unique experience of a training program in urban design, directed by the authors, which facilitated an exchange, integration and new advancement of the pedagogy and knowledge of diverse ...
    • Building the global democracy from urban planning policy to populism in architecture 

      Cedroni, Anna Rita (Centre de Política de Sòl i Valoracions, 2016-07)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      It is possible to claim that there is an analogy, in terms of management and programming, between the modality of execution in political contents and the formalities of the application of architectural models, or more ...
    • Building the modern city: a presentation 

      Sabaté Bel, Joaquín (Departamento de Urbanismo y Ordenación del Territorio. Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña, 2000-09)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
    • Building the new sense of place 

      Magalhães, José Eduardo Rodriguez Calvet de; Muntañola Thornberg, José; Martínez Gómez, Josué Nathan; Beltran Borràs, Júlia; Saura Carulla, Magdalena; Trejo Guzmán, María Teresa; Najafabadai, Rasoul Ameli; Molarinho Marques, Sara Cristina; Méndez, Sergi; Campos Calvo-Sotelo, Pablo; Muñoz Navarro, Pablo (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica. Oficina de Publicacions Acadèmiques Digitals de la UPC, 2021-03)
      Book
      Open Access
      Something very important is happening in the spatial human theories and practices. Just see the last articles by professor Luis Umbelino, or the works by professor Rainer E Zimmermann already published in this same review ...
    • Building the resilient sme: developing the ‘4 in a row’ tool for supply chain risk management 

      Domínguez Garrido, Antonio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Denmarks Tekniske Universitet (Technical University of Denmark), 2013)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The number of supply chain risks has sharply risen due to climate change and the increasing complexity of the 21st century business network whose firms are exporting and importing articles worldwide. Nowadays, it is not ...
    • Building the role of local government authorities towards the achievement of the human right to water in rural Tanzania 

      Jiménez, Alejandro; Pérez Foguet, Agustí (2010-05)
      Article
      Open Access
      In recent decades, many changes have occurred in the approach to financing and operating water services in developing countries. The demand-responsive approach is now adopted in many countries in a context of donor-supported ...
    • Building up child-robot relationship: from initial attraction towards long-term social engagement 

      Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Nuño Bermudez, Neus; Sàez Pons, Joan; Pardo Ayala, Diego Esteban; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Andrés, Amara (2011)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      To explore social bonds’ emergence with robots, a field study with 49 sixth grade scholars (aged 11-12 years) and 4 different robots was carried out at an elementary school. A subsequent laboratory experiment with 4 of ...
    • Building with earth. Historical review and improved characteristics by adding recycled materials 

      El Houari, Hind (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07-10)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Earth construction techniques have been used for over 9000 years, which highlights the antiquity of raw earth so it is really a very old material used in manmade buildings. Like cement in concrete, clay acts as a binder ...
    • Building “with the systems” vs. building “in the system” of IMS open technology of prefabricated construction: challenges for new “infill” industry for massive housing retrofitting 

      Nikolic, Jelena (2018-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Post-war industrialized housing between 1955 and 1985 in Belgrade and its special form of integrated prefabrication has been analyzed with a strong interest in transformation capacity of industrialized building model (IBM) ...
    • Building-integrated agriculture: are we shifting environmental impacts? An environmental assessment and structural improvement of urban greenhouses 

      Muñoz Liesa, Joan; Toboso, Susana; Mendoza Beltran, Angélica; Cuerva Contreras, Eva; Gallo, Esteban; Gassó Domingo, Santiago; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro (2021-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      Urban and building systems are awash with materials. The incorporation of green infrastructure such as integrated rooftop greenhouses (iRTGs) has the potential to contribute to buildings’ and cities’ circularity. However, ...
    • Building-integrated greenhouses raise energy co-benefits through active ventilation systems 

      Muñoz Liesa, Joan; Royapoor, Mohammad; Cuerva Contreras, Eva; Gassó Domingo, Santiago; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro (2022-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Buildings and greenhouses consume vast amounts of energy and natural resources for heating and ventilation. It is still unclear how the synergetic effect of combining greenhouses and buildings' forced waste airflows could ...
    • Building-integrated rooftop greenhouses: an energy and environmental assessment in the mediterranean context 

      Nadal, Ana; Llorach Massana, Pere; Cuerva Contreras, Eva; López-Capel, Elisa; Montero, Juan Ignacio; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro; Rieradevall Pons, Joan; Royapoor, Mohammad (2017-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      A sustainable and secure food supply within a low-carbon and resilient infrastructure is encapsulated in several of The United Nations’ 17 sustainable development goals. The integration of urban agriculture in buildings ...
    • Buildingmass and energy demand in conventional housing typologies of the Mediterranean city 

      Morganti, Michele; Pagès Ramon, Anna; Coch Roura, Helena; Isalgué Buxeda, Antonio (2019-06-27)
      Article
      Open Access
      The causal relation among building typology and building energy demand is a complex balance of climate, morphology, technology and use. The assessment of the relation between mass of building elements and energy demand in ...
    • Buildings 360º: un nuevo enfoque para la enseñanza en construcción 

      Sánchez-Aparicio, Luis Javier; Sánchez-Guevara Sánchez, Maria del Carmen; Gallego Sánchez-Torija, Jorge; Olivieri, Francesca (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
      El presente trabajo tiene como objeto presentar el proyecto de innovación educativa Buildings 360º. Proyecto que toma el relevo de iniciativas educativas anteriores, pretendiendo desarrollar una novedosa plataforma inmersiva ...
    • Buildings in Barcelona protected from railway-induced vibrations with base isolation 

      López Almansa, Francisco; Eskubi Ugarte, Ignacio; Araníbar, Hugo; Mas, Cristina; Roca Fabregat, Pedro; Clapés Boixader, Jaime; Caselles Magallón, Josep Oriol (Centre Internacional de Mètodes Numèrics en Enginyeria (CIMNE), 2014)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      This work describes two mid-height RC base isolated buildings recently erected in Barcelona. Both buildings are located near the main railway station in Barcelona (Barcelona-Sants), thus undergoing dynamic excitations due ...
    • Built environment accessibility in the eastern province of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as seen by persons with disabilities 

      Peterson, Helen Palmer (2021-05-31)
      Article
      Open Access
      According to the World Health Organization, the rights of persons with disabilities (PwD) worldwide are limited by social and physical barriers that prohibit their full participation in society. Built environment barriers ...
    • Built environment therapies 

      Burgio, Gianluca (2018-04)
      Audiovisual
      Open Access