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  • A Cloud robotics architecture to foster individual child partnership in medical facilities 

    Navarro, Joan; Sancho-Asensio, Andreu; Garriga, Carles; Albo-Canals, J.; Ortiz-Villajos Maroto, Julio; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Miralles, David (2013)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Robots and automation systems have become a valuable partner in several facets of human life: from learning and teaching, to daily working, including health monitoring and assistance. So far, these appealing robot-based ...
  • A Cluster analysis of vote transitions 

    Puig Oriol, Xavier; Ginebra Molins, Josep (2014)
    Article
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    To help settle the debate triggered the day after any election around the origin and destination of the vote of winners and losers, a Bayesian analysis of the results in a pair of consecutive elections is proposed. It is ...
  • ACM bundles on cubic surfaces 

    Casanellas Rius, Marta; Hartshorne, Robin (2011)
    Article
    Open Access
    We prove that, for every r 2, the moduli space Ms X.rI c1; c2/ of rank r stable vector bundles with Chern classes c1 D rH and c2 D 1 2 .3r2 􀀀 r/ on a nonsingular cubic surface X P3 contains a nonempty smooth open ...
  • A Cobertura da Unité d'Habitation de Marselha e a Pergunta de Le Corbusier pelo Lugar Público 

    Sequeira Carneiro, Marta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008-07-11)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    La bibliografía existente sobra la Unidad de Habitación de Marsella de Le Corbusier - una de las más importantes propuestas de vivienda colectiva del siglo XX -, se basa esencialmente en el estudio del conjunto de viviendas ...
  • A code for multiphase reactive transport modeling of concentrated solutions under extreme dry conditions 

    Gamazo Rusnac, Pablo Andrés (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-12-20)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    La modelació del transport reactiu multifàsic (TRMF) involucra la simulació del flux de fases fluïdes, el transport de compostos químics i energia, i les reaccions químiques. La majoria dels codis de transport reactiu ...
  • A co-designed HW/SW approach to general purpose program acceleration using a programmable functional unit 

    Deb, Abhishek; Codina Viñas, Josep M.; González Colás, Antonio María (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2011)
    Conference report
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    In this paper, we propose a novel programmable functional unit (PFU) to accelerate general purpose application execution on a modern out-of-order x86 processor in a complexity-effective way. Code is transformed and ...
  • A cognitive management framework for spectrum selection 

    Bouali, Faouzi; Sallent Roig, José Oriol; Pérez Romero, Jordi; Agustí Comes, Ramon (2013-10-04)
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    To increase cognitive radio (CR) operation efficiency, there has been an interest in enhancing the awareness level of spectrum utilization. In this context, this paper builds a new cognitive management functional architecture ...
  • A collaborative knowledge management framework for supply chains: a UML-based model approach 

    Hernández, Jorge Esteban; Poler Escoto, Raúl; Mula, Josefa; Peidro, David (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2008-12)
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    In the most general cases, collaborative activities imply a distributed decision-making process which involves several supply chain nodes. In this paper, by means of a literature review, and by also considering the ...
  • A collaborative protocol for anonymous reporting in vehicular ad hoc networks 

    Tripp Barba, Carolina; Urquiza Aguiar, Luis; Aguilar Igartua, Mónica; Parra Arnau, Javier; Rebollo Monedero, David; Forné Muñoz, Jorge; Pallarès Segarra, Esteve (Elsevier, 2013-11-01)
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    Vehicular ad hoc networks (VANETs) have emerged to leverage the power of modern communication technologies, applied to both vehicles and infrastructure. Allowing drivers to report traffic accidents and violations through ...
  • A Collaborative Protocol for Private Retrieval of Location-Based Information 

    Rebollo Monedero, David; Forné Muñoz, Jorge; Subirats Maté, Laia; Solanas, Agustí; Martínez-Ballasté, Antoni (IADIS Press, 2009)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Privacy and security are paramount for the proper deployment of location-based services (LBSs). We present a novel protocol based on user collaboration to privately retrieve location-based information from an LBS provider. ...
  • A collection of resources for the study of educational reverse engineering activities in engineering design education 

    Calderón Saldierna, Marco Lino (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-12-23)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Educational Reverse Engineering Activities referred to as the acronym -EREA- help engineering design students to: Acquire and develop a set of abilities that raise their awareness of the design process; expand their sources ...
  • A collective intelligence approach for building student's trustworthiness profile in online learning 

    Miguel, Jorge; Caballé Llobet, Santiago; Xhafa Xhafa, Fatos; Prieto, Josep; Barolli, Leonard (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Information and communication technologies have been widely adopted in most of educational institutions to support e-Learning through different learning methodologies such as computer supported collaborative learning, which ...
  • Acolorit semiautomàtic de seqüències d'animació tradicional 

    Iborra Olba, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-06-14)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
  • A column generation approach for large-scale RSA-based network planning 

    Ruiz Ramírez, Marc; Zotkiewicz, Mateusz; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Comellas Colomé, Jaume (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
    Conference report
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    In flexgrid-based optical networks, the problem of finding optimal route and spectrum allocation (RSA) for the demands in a traffic matrix becomes harder to solve than similar problems in fixed DWDM networks, mainly due ...
  • A combination of the Knapsack algorithm and MIVES for choosing optimal temporary housing site locations: a case study in Tehran 

    Pons Valladares, Oriol; Fuente Antequera, Albert de la; Hosseini, Seyed Mohammad Amin (Elsevier, 2017-10-13)
    Article
    Open Access
    In the aftermath of natural disasters, decision-makers often clash when tackling the challenge of choosing suitable temporary housing unit (THU) site locations. Site location considerably impacts temporary housing (TH) ...
  • A Combinatorial Approach to Nonlocality and Contextuality 

    Acin, Antonio; Fritz, Tobias; Leverrier, Anthony (Springer, 2015-03-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    So far, most of the literature on (quantum) contextuality and the Kochen– Specker theorem seems either to concern particular examples of contextuality, or be considered as quantum logic. Here, we develop a general formalism ...
  • A combinatorial method for the evaluation of yield of fault-tolerant systems-on-chip 

    Suñé, Víctor; Rodríguez Montañés, Rosa; Carrasco, Juan A.; Munteanu, D-P (2003)
    Conference report
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    In this paper we develop a combinatorial method for the evaluation of yield of fault-tolerant systems-on-chip. The method assumes that defects are produced according to a model in which defects are lethal and affect given ...
  • A Combined Clinical and Langmuir Film Study of Natural Tear Films 

    Guaus Guerrero, Ester; Fàbregas, Carla; Pérez, Miriam; Torrent Burgués, Juan (2017-03-09)
    Article
    Open Access
    The Langmuir technique has been applied to the study of natural tears and the results obtained from surface pressure-area isotherms have been correlated with those of clinical tests (the Schirmer and the TFBUT tests). The ...
  • A combined implicit-explicit algorithm in time for non-linear finite element analysis 

    Curiel Sosa, José Luis; de Souza Neto, E.; Owen, D. R. J. (2006-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    An algorithm combining the numerical execution in time of implicit and explicit methods of solution is presented in this paper. The algorithm swaps between both methods as required for the analysis. The whole mesh is solved ...
  • A combined inventory routing and game theory approach for a real-world distribution problem 

    Mateo Doll, Manuel; Aghezzaf, El-Houssaine; Vinyes Vila, Pau (2009-07-06)
    Conference report
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    In this paper, we develop a solution approach combining inventory routing and game theory and discuss it application to solve a real-world distribution and logistics problem. The problem consists of developing a distribution ...