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    • A large active wave trapped in Jupiter's equator 

      Legarreta, Jon; Barrado-Izaguirre, Naiara; García Melendo, Enrique José; Sanchez-Lavega, Agustin; Gómez-Forrellad, Josep M. (EDP Sciences, 2017-02-11)
      Article
      Open Access
      Context. A peculiar atmospheric feature was observed in the equatorial zone (EZ) of Jupiter between September and December 2012 in ground-based and Hubble Space Telescope (HST) images. This feature consisted of two low ...
    • A planetary-scale disturbance in a long living three vortex coupled system in Saturn's atmosphere 

      del Rio-Gaztelurrutia, Teresa; Sanchez-Lavega, Agustin; Antuñano, Arrate; Legarreta, Jon; García Melendo, Enrique José; Sayanagi, Kunio; Hueso, Ricardo; Wong, Michael; Pérez Hoyos, Santiago; Rojas, Jose Felix; Simon, A. A.; de Pater, Imke; Blalock, J.; Barry, Trevor (2018-03-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The zonal wind profile of Saturn has a unique structure at 60°N with a double-peaked jet that reaches maximum zonal velocities close to 100 ms-1. In this region, a singular group of vortices consisting of a cyclone surrounded ...
    • Aigües civilitzades: una mirada a la cultura del banys d’Orient i Occident 

      Mayor Marco, Joan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-09-12)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest treball busca profunditzar en el paper de l’aigua dins l’arquitectura mitjançant l’anàlisi i comparació entre dues cultures, la romana i la japonesa. En l’antiguitat l’aigua era símbol essencial per fer de ...
    • An analysis of the thermospheric drag upon 3U CubeSats 

      Martínez Calzado, Adrián (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-07-13)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Accurate drag modelling is crucial for satellite operations and re-entries in low-Earth orbit (LEO). A proper treatment of this problem becomes increasingly important as the number of artificial satellites grows. However, ...
    • Anàlisi de la meteorologia i la seva aplicació en regates oceàniques. 

      Miró Llauradó, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-01)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Des dels 6 anys he anat coneixent el món de la vela. Com a navegant sempre he hagut de tenir en compte la meteorologia. Tot i així, mai havia decidit aprendre més del que sabia, que era molt bàsic o quasi nul. la motivació ...
    • Application of a source-receptor model to determine source areas of pollen in Catalonia (NE Spain) 

      Alarcón Jordán, Marta; Belmonte, Jordina; López-Pacheco, Mirna (EUETIB, 2013-12)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      In this study we characterize the long-range transport of allergenic pollen to the North East of Spain. To this end, cluster analysis of back-trajectories and a source-receptor model was applied to a dataset of 10 years ...
    • Cómo alargar la vida útil de un pan especial con elevado contenido en proteínas 

      Muñoz Laverde, Karen (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-14)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Ketterer Pan Aleman
    • Design and development of a hyper-thermal atomic oxygen wind tunnel facility 

      Oiko, Vitor; Roberts, Peter C.E; Edmonson, Steve; García-Almiñana, Daniel; Rodríguez Donaire, Silvia; Sureda Anfres, Miquel (Centre National d'Études Spatiales (CNES), 2018)
      Conference lecture
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      A hyper-thermal orbital aerodynamics test facility is described. The Rarefied Orbital Aerodynamics Research facility(ROAR)is a dedicated apparatus designedto simulate the atmospheric flow in very low Earth orbits(VLEO) to ...
    • Design of an apparatus for measuring atmospheric electrostatic fields 

      Cirera Jordana, Pol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-20)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The sky has always been something that the human race has tried to understand and use, in the first moments trying to imitate the birds and a way to fly and some steps further studying their composition; what we use to ...
    • Disseny de la primera fase d’un equip de renovació d’aire en una clínica hospitalària 

      Peralba Usón, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2024-02-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Clínica Sant Josep de Manresa
      Aquest projecte té com a objectiu dimensionar tota la part que engloba la primera fase i més important, d’un sistema de renovació d’aire en una clínica del sector hospitalari. La renovació d’aire és un element fonamental ...
    • EARLINET: potential operationality of a research network 

      Sicard, Michaël; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Mona, Lucia; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Amodeo, Aldo; Baars, Holger; Baldasano Recio, José María; Belegante, Livio; Binietoglou, Ioannis; Bravo Aranda, Juan Antonio; Fernández García, Alfonso; Fréville, Patrick; García Vizcaíno, David; Giunta, Aldo; Granados Muñoz, Maria; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Hadjimitsis, D.; Haefele, A.; Hervo, M.; Iarlori, M.; Kokkalis, P; Lange Vega, Diego; Mamouri, Rodanthi-Elisavet; Mattis, Ina; Molero, Francisco; Montoux, Nadège; Muñoz, Alvaro; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Nicolae, D.; Nisantzi, A.; Papagiannopoulos, N.; Papayannis, Alexander; Pereira, Sérgio; Preissler, Jana; Pujadas Cordero, Manuel; Rizi, Vicenzo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sellegri, Karine; Simeonov, Valentin; Tsaknakis, G.; Wagner, Frank; Pappalardo, Gelsomina (2015-11-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      In the framework of ACTRIS (Aerosols, Clouds, and Trace Gases Research Infrastructure Network) summer 2012 measurement campaign (8 June–17 July 2012), EARLINET organized and performed a controlled exercise of feasibility ...
    • Further evidence of the long-term thermospheric density variation using 1U CubeSats 

      Martínez, Adrián; Lledó Ardila, Carlos; Gutiérrez Cabello, Jordi; Gil Pons, Pilar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-04-29)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Faculty members, undergraduate and graduate students of the School of Communication and Aerospace Engineering (Polytechnical University of Catalonia) are participating in a series of studies to determine the thermospheric ...
    • Future Climate Change under SSP Emission Scenarios with GISS-E2.1 

      Nazarenko, Larissa S.; Tausnev, Nick; Russell, Gary L.; Rind, David; Miller, Ron L.; Pérez García-Pando, Carlos (Wiley Open Access, 2022)
      Article
      Open Access
      Abstract This paper presents the response to anthropogenic forcing in the GISS-E2.1 climate models for the 21st century Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSPs) emission scenarios within the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project ...
    • High efficiency and portable monitor of atmospheric radon concentration activity for environmental applications 

      Curcoll Masanes, Roger; Grossi, Claudia; Vargas, Arturo (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2021)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
    • Impact of model resolution on tropical cyclone simulation using theHighResMIP–PRIMAVERA multimodel ensemble 

      Roberts, Malcolm J.; Camp, Joanne; Seddon, Jon; Vidale, Pier Luigi; Hodges, Kevin; Vanniere, Benoit; Mecking, Jenny; Haarsma, Rein; Bellucci, Alessio; Scoccimarro, Enrico; Caron, Louis-Philippe; Chauvin, Fabrice; Terray, Laurent; Valcke, Sophie; Valcke, Sophie; Moine, Marie-Pierre; Putrasahan; Roberts, Christopher; Senan, Retish; Zarzycki, Colin; Ullrich, Paul (American Meteorological Society, 2020-02-25)
      Article
      Open Access
      A multimodel, multiresolution set of simulations over the period 1950–2014 using a common forcingprotocol from CMIP6 HighResMIP have been completed by six modeling groups. Analysis of tropicalcyclone performance using two ...
    • Implementació d'un generador procedural de planetes 

      Fernández Briones, Oriol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-07-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest treball consisteix en l'estudi i desenvolupament d'una aplicació web per visualitzar l'evolució temporal de planetes com la Terra mitjançant gràfics per ordinador. En cada capítol del document es presenta un nou ...
    • Implementation of a Shallow Water moldel for atmospheric applications in Python 

      Coll Ibars, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-06-22)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      La simulación de fenómenos atmosféricos a gran escala producidos en los planetas gigantes del sistema solar son el tema de estudio de este trabajo. Para ello se hace uso de un modelo matemático bidimensional que adapta las ...
    • Implementation of bottom topography for Shallow water simulations 

      Ferrer Argullós, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-07-18)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The object of this bachelor thesis is to elaborate a Matlab code to simulate different atmospheric phenomena on a planetary scale on a rotating planet with the aim of introducing a topography into the model in order to ...
    • Inicio de una smart city 

      Hernández Moreno, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-09-01)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Este proyecto se desarrolla desde la base que nos permita conseguir una ciudad sostenible, eficientemente energética y respetuosa con el medio ambiente. Por ello, todos los aspectos de diseño de este proyecto han tenido ...
    • Josep Estalella i Josep Comas: de Girona a Tità 

      Moreno Lupiáñez, Manuel; Miró Farrerons, Joan (Societat Catalana d'Història de la Ciència i de la Tècnica (SCHCT), 2010)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      During the first two decades of the XX century, in the field of the astronomy and of the popularization of the science, they highlight, among other, two excellent contributions carried out by the astronomer and journalist ...