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    • Boreal‑winter teleconnections with tropical Indo‑Pacifc rainfall in HighResMIP historical simulations from the PRIMAVERA project 

      Molteni, Franco; Roberts, Christopher D.; Senan, Retish; Keeley, Sarah P. E.; Bellucci, Alessio; Corti, Susanna; Fuentes Franco, Ramon; Haarsma, Rein; Levine, Xavier; Putrasahan, Dian; Roberts, Malcolm J.; Terray, Laurent (Springer Link, 2020)
      Article
      Open Access
      This study investigates how teleconnections linking tropical rainfall anomalies and wintertime circulation in the northern extra-tropics are represented in historical simulations for the period 1950–2010 run by partners ...
    • Bose-Bose mixtures at finite temperature 

      Pascual López, Gerard (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06-25)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
    • CALIOPE-Urban v1.0: coupling R-LINE with a mesoscale air quality modelling system for urban air quality forecasts over Barcelona city (Spain) 

      Benavides, Jaime; Snyder, Michelle; Guevara, Marc; Soret, Albert; Pérez García-Pando, Carlos; Amato, Fulvio; Querol, Xavier; Jorba Casellas, Oriol (Copernicus Publications, 2019)
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      he NO2 annual air quality limit value is systematically exceeded in many European cities. In this context, understanding human exposure, improving policy and planning, and providing forecasts requires the development of ...
    • Caracterització de la interacció ió-grafè en una solució aquosa mitjançant simulació de dinàmica molecular 

      Marchena Angos, Miquel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-07-01)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      A proper description of ions at aqueous interfaces is a fundamental problem which has been thoroughly studied both theoretically and experimentally for a long time. The interaction of ions with interfaces plays an important ...
    • Carbon nanotubes as nanocarriers for antimalarial drugs 

      Rubio Huertas, Marta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Institut de Bioenginyeria de Catalunya
      Advances in nanotechnology have opened up exciting prospects in the field of pharmacology. Most antimalarial drugs contain aromatic rings that make them highly insoluble in the blood circulation in their free form. This ...
    • Challenges in large scale quantum mechanical calculations 

      Ratcliff, Laura E.; Mohr, Stephan; Huhs, Georg; Deutsch, Thierry; Masella, Michel; Genovese, Luigi (Wiley, 2017-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      During the past decades, quantum mechanical methods have undergone an amazing transition from pioneering investigations of experts into a wide range of practical applications, made by a vast community of researchers. First ...
    • Classical simulation of restricted quantum computations 

      Nebhwani, Mrityunjaya (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-09-09)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      [ANGLÈS] We study restricted models of measurement-based quantum computation; and we investigate whether their output probability distributions can be sampled from efficiently on a classical computer. We find that even for ...
    • Cloud computing: Case study 

      Pérez Gassió, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
      The interest of applications in adopting cloud computing has grown steadily. Requirements for users to plan for provisioning turned more flexible, and allows to increase them when there is a rise in service demand. To ...
    • Colorectal tumour simulation using agent based modelling and high performance computing 

      Kang, Guiyeom; Márquez, Claudio; Barat, Ana; Byrne, Annette T.; Prehn, Jochen H.M.; Sorribes, Joan; César, Eduardo (Elsevier, 2016-04-11)
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      450,000 European citizens are diagnosed every year with colorectal cancer (CRC) and more than 230,000 succumb to the disease annually. For this reason, significant resources are dedicated to the identification of more ...
    • Comment on 

      Serra Tort, Ana María; Bacon, D.J.; Pond, R.C. (2010-01-15)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
    • Comparative evaluation of two different 3D OpenFOAM modules in a dam-break test 

      Boix Oliva, Júlia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-16)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The main objective of this work is to analyse the two different turbulence methodologies, LES and RANS, using three numerical OpenFOAM simulations based on the Finite Volume Method. Also, the non-hydrostatic effects ...
    • Computational modeling of acute myocardial infarction 

      Sáez Viñas, Pablo; Kuhl, E. (Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 2016-07)
      Article
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      Myocardial infarction, commonly known as heart attack, is caused by reduced blood supply and damages the heart muscle because of a lack of oxygen. Myocardial infarction initiates a cascade of biochemical and mechanical ...
    • Conceptual modeling using Petri nets 

      Guasch Petit, Antonio; Figueras Jové, Jaume; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (IGI Global, 2013-07)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Transdisciplinary Models and Applications investigates a variety of programming languages used in validating and verifying models in order to assist in their eventual implementation. This book will explore different methods ...
    • Concomitant respiratory failure can impair myocardial oxygenation in patients with acute cardiogenic shock supported by VA-ECMO 

      Prisco, Anthony R.; Aguado Sierra, Jazmín; Butakoff, Constantine; Vázquez, Mariano; Houzeaux, Guillaume; Eguzkitza, Beatriz; Bartos, Jason A.; Yannopoulos, Demetris; Raveendran, Ganesh; Holm, Mikayle; Iles, Tinen; Mahr, Claudius; Iaizzo, Paul A. (Springer Link, 2021)
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      Venous-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO) treatment for acute cardiogenic shock in patients who also have acute lung injury predisposes development of a serious complication called “north-south syndrome” ...
    • Continuous simulation in Smalltalk 

      Guasch Petit, Antonio (1991)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Although object-oriented languages such as Smalltalk do not seem very suitable for continuous simulation, they offer a set of characteristics and programming environments that are excellent for prototyping.This paper ...
    • Contribution of the world's main dust source regions to the global cycle of desert dust 

      Kok, Jasper F.; Adebiyi, Adeyemi A.; Albani, Samuel; Balkanski, Yves; Checa Garcia, Ramiro; Klose, Martina; Obiso, Vincenzo; Pérez García-Pando, Carlos (Copernicus Publications, 2021)
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      Even though desert dust is the most abundant aerosol by mass in Earth's atmosphere, the relative contributions of the world's major source regions to the global dust cycle remain poorly constrained. This problem hinders ...
    • Control de posició i força d'una pinça elèctrica Pulstronik 

      Gabriel i Escoda, Pere (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-11)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      L’objectiu d’aquest projecte és la realització d’un controlador per a les variables de posició i força d’una pinça industrial PT-AP 70 de Schunk. Consta de quatre parts: descripció, modelització, control i experimentació. En ...
    • Control i simulació d'un reactor catalític de membrana 

      Lopez Solà, Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-06-30)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Using some experimental data available we will have to do a model so that we can build a simulator of the reactor. After that, we will have to design a controller.
    • Cost evaluation of intra-data center networks based on hybrid optical switching technologies 

      Queralt Garriga, Isaac (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-05-25)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The project is carried out at the Optical Communications Group (GCO), which is part of the Signal Theory and Communication Department (TSC) in the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. The purpose of this project is to ...
    • Creación de una aplicación web para simular el desarrollo de proyectos de la asignatura de PXC 

      Liarte, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008-01)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access