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  • A dispatchable Bluetooth indoor location for mobile phones calling for emergency services 

    González Trastoy, Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
  • A Dynamic Stochastic Model For Balance Sheet Optimization 

    Barnils Sanchez, Armand (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Analysis and Design of a School under Building Information Modeling Technology 

    Algar Triginer, Cristian (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2008)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Channelized hotelling observer optimization for medical image quality assessment in lesion detection tasks 

    Calvo Gonzalez, Mireia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09-28)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    English: Since the image quality assessments made by human observers can be too much costly and time-consuming, despite they are the most accurate because humans will be the final users of the images, a widely used alternative ...
  • Comparative of resampling methods for predictive modeling in social networks 

    Javierre Petit, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013-12-18)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    [ANGLÈS] The aim of this project is to give some insight within the issue of applying resampling methods over correlated sets of data for predictive modeling, specifically social networks. These resampling methods were ...
  • Computing candidate keys of relational operators for optimizing rewrite-based provenance computation : key property module 

    Cornudella Ravetllat, Andrea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-01-20)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    Data provenance provides information about the origin of data, and has long attracted the attention of the database community. It has been proven to be essential for a wide range of use cases from debugging of data and ...
  • Content Adaptive Mesh Modeling 

    Lain Condom, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-02-21)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    English: Digital image restoration plays a very important role in many fields such as surveillance or medical imaging, where it can be used to obtain high-resolution images so that a more accurate analysis can be performed. ...
  • Crime prediction: spatial mesh modeling – prediction framework basis 

    Juan Ramón, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013-12-19)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Design and developement of a bidirectional AC/DC battery charger for the sustainable auto rickshaws project 

    Montlló i Casabayó, Ernest (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2008)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Determination of Chicago transit authority park-and-ride price elasticities: spatial analysis and socioeconomic patterns 

    Martín Sánchez, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-09)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    People make decisions on how to spend scarce money and time on transport, reflecting in this way not only their mobility needs but also their options and preferences. On the other hand, government and operators seek users ...
  • Development of a numerical method to study the diffusion of SERS NPs in resected tissue for binding potential assessment and evaluation 

    Navarro Comes, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-19)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    An intraoperative approach for breast tumor-margin assessment is presented, using a kinetic model for surface-enhanced Raman scattering nanoparticles (SERS NPs). A numerical method is developed to understand the behavior ...
  • E-commerce and Business Case of a US E-commerce firm 

    Pereira Sanchez, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    What do we know as E-commerce and E-Business? Unique features of E-commerce. Types of E-commerce. History and feature of E-commerce. Why does E-commerce develop better in some places than in others? What make a current ...
  • Electrical project management implementation manual 

    Diaz Aguilo, Diana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2009)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology / Electri International
    In 2007, ELECTRI International – The Foundation for Electrical Construction, the research arm of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), funded a research project to develop a model electrical project ...
  • Electrostatic adhesive design and optimization 

    Guardia Asensio, Cristina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2011)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    Described herein is electroadhesion technology that permits controllable adherence between two objects. Electroadhesion uses a voltage, which is applied using electrodes in an electroadhesive device. The voltage produces ...
  • Emotion detection in real-time on an Android Smartphone 

    Saumell y Ortoneda, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    During the last decade the proliferation and capabilities of smartphones have exploded, reaching a situation in which, nowadays, almost everybody carries one of these devices with enormous computational power, cameras and ...
  • Indoor location - Platform for developers and mobile applications 

    Rois Siso, Francisco José (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Illinois Institute of Technology
    This paper describes the design, development, deployment and publication of the BOSSA Platform (Bluetooth and Sensors Array). BOSSA is integrated in the Indoor Location System (IIT RTC Lab) as a central platform that serves ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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, ...