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    • Aircraft dynamic loads generated in wake vortex encounters 

      Suñer Perucho, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-12)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Airbus Defence and Space
      The study illustrated in these pages was developed in the Structural Dynamics and Aeroelasticity Department of the Military Aircraft division of Airbus Defence and Space in Getafe, Madrid (Spain). That department is a ...
    • Aircraft turning ground maneuvers 

      Roca, Guillem (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      In this project a fully parameterized mathematical model of an aircraft turning on the ground in order to get the maximum aircraft speed and minimum infrastructure taxiway radius for three different types of aircrafts ...
    • Aircraft wireless sensor network (WSN) testbed 

      Pérez Simó, Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-04-27)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   TriaGnoSys
      [ANGLÈS] The objective of this thesis is to support the development of wireless sensor network (WSN) testbed in aircraft onboard network. This topic is currently having quite a lot of attention as airlines and aircraft ...
    • Amélioration des processus par l'application de l'AOS 

      Iriondo Soler, Ana Cinta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-12-11)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   École centrale de Lyon / Airbus
      Effectué à Saint-Nazaire sur le site d’assemblage et d’intégration systèmes d’Airbus Operations SAS, l’objectif de ce stage a été de pouvoir entreprendre une démarche d’amélioration des processus réalisés par le bureau du ...
    • Analyzing the effect of dynamic pressure drop on corona discharges for aircraft applications 

      Bas Calopa, Pau; Riba Ruiz, Jordi-Roger; Moreno Eguilaz, Juan Manuel (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2023-03-22)
      Article
      Open Access
      The combination of the low-pressure environment found in aircraft systems and the gradual electrification of aircraft increases the risk of electrical discharges occurrence. This is an undesirable situation that compromises ...
    • Análisis y mejora de un proceso Off-shore en una empresa aeronáutica 

      Valverde Morales, Victor (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-04-04)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The work is divided into three parts . In the first one it is exposed part of the business basics , different types of companies , organizing teams and the concept of ' offshoring ' that will be the focus throughout the ...
    • Applicability of 5G NR and Wi-Fi technologies in the aerospace industry sector (industry 4.0) 

      Gallardo Llorca, Antoni (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-02-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      In this project, some of the Industry 4.0 technologies are evaluated in order to verify if they can be applied in aerospace industry scenarios. It is proposed to implement an scenario in which various wireless-connected ...
    • Arc tracking control in insulation systems for aeronautic applications: challenges, opportunities, and research needs 

      Riba Ruiz, Jordi-Roger; Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Moreno Eguilaz, Juan Manuel; Bogarra Rodríguez, Santiago (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-03-16)
      Article
      Open Access
      Next generation aircrafts will use more electrical power to reduce weight, fuel consumption, system complexity and greenhouse gas emissions. However, new failure modes and challenges arise related to the required voltage ...
    • Automated guided vehicles for commercial aircraft manufacturing industry 

      Grau Calvo, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-05-04)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Aritex
      The automation level of the commercial aircraft manufacturing industry is growing every day. Its manufacturing procedures are changing due to the wide introduction of carbon fibre reinforced polymers and to the aim of ...
    • Cutting edge control by monitoring the tapping torque of new and resharpened tapping tools in Inconel 718 

      Sánchez Egea, Antonio José (2020-01-08)
      Article
      Open Access
      In aerospace industry, tapping is the prime choice for hole threading in jet aero-engine turbine components. Taps are not usually resharpened, unlike other tools which indeed are resharpened once they have accomplished a ...
    • Development of a software integrated by a unified airworthiness database for certification of RPAS and military/civil aircraft 

      Vallejo Ortiz, Judit (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-01)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   DMD Solutions
      The project will consist on the development of an airworthiness software that will ease the certification process of any kind of aircraft with several functions like the automatization of adding and choose the requirements ...
    • Development of an operational excellence framework for organisational performance improvement in the sudanese aviation industry 

      Osman, Mohamed Ibrahim; Mohammad, Roslina; Yusof, Sha’ri; Chelliapan, Shreeshivadasan (OmniaScience, 2021)
      Article
      Open Access
      Purpose: This study aims to investigate the critical success factors (CSFs) for the successful implementation of operational excellence (OE) by the organisations in the Sudanese aviation industry. Besides that, this study ...
    • Définition de stratégies de polissage robotisé pour un caisson de train d'atterrissage 

      Lloret de Muller, Alvaro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Institut Français de Mécanique Avancée, 2013)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Aubert & Duval / Institut français de mécanique avancée
      Les avionneurs exigent une bonne qualité d’état de surface pour la plupart des pièces aéronautiques, ceci dans le but d’améliorer la tenue en fatigue et de favoriser l’esthétisme des pièces visibles. Quand l’opération ...
    • Estudi de la indústria aeronàutica en Catalunya 

      Barroso Roig, Urko (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-10)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
    • Estudi de la xarxa d’aeròdroms i d’heliports de Catalunya 

      Benedicto Barba, Maria Beatriz de (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-10)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      L’objectiu d’aquest treball és fer un estudi de la xarxa d’aeròdroms i heliports que hi ha actualment a Catalunya, veure els beneficis que aporten a la societat, així com també les debilitats, fortaleses, amenaces i ...
    • Estudio de viabilidad de una línea de producción de larguerillos de alas de avión de CFRP 

      Ruiz Coll, Oriol Enric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-06)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    • Fatigue crack propagation of aeronautic AA7050-T7451 and AA2050-T84 aluminum alloys in air and saline environments 

      Cavalcante, Thiago; Pereira, Gualer; Koga, Guilherme; Claudemiro, Bolfarini; Bose Filho, Waldek; Ávila Díaz, Julián Arnaldo (2022-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      AA7050-T7451 aluminum alloy is one of the most used material in aeronautical applications due to its high strength/density ratio and good fatigue resistance. More recently the AA2050-T84 alloy was introduced due to its ...
    • Feasibility of Mars aircraft. Aerodynamics in Mars atmosphere. 

      García Aguilar, Enar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01-10)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      -State of the art. Gather information of all previous ideas of Mars aircraft.-Identify the most realistic design.-Develop a mesh and run Navier-Stokes CFD simulations to evaluate the aerodynamic performance of the design ...
    • Impact of Covid-19 on the aviation industry: an overview of global and some local effects 

      Babic, Danica; Kalic, Milica; Dozic, Slavica; Kuljanin, Jovana; Mijovic, Nemanja (2022-12-27)
      Article
      Open Access
      The COVID-19 pandemic temporarily paralysed demand for air travel causing long-term implications for all industry stakeholders involved. Nobody was spared, and without government support, many airlines, airports and air ...
    • Main wing and Tail concept design for an eVTOL aircraft prototype 

      Murciano Julià, Jaume (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-07-29)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   ONAerospace
      During the last years, aircraft concept design has been evolved to produce more ecological prototypes while covering aerotaxi functions, needing in that way, Vertical Landing and Take-Off capabilities. For that reason, and ...