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    • 3CAT-3/MOTS, an experimental nanosatellite for multispectra and GNSS-R Earth Observation: Mission concept and analysis 

      Castellví Esturi, Jordi; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Corbera Fauria, Jordi; Alamús, Ramón (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      The 3 Cat-3/MOTS mission is a joint initiative between the Institut Cartogràfic i Geològic de Catalunya (ICGC) and the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya-BarcelonaTech (UPC) to foster new and innovative technologies on ...
    • Analysis of energetic radiation associated with thunderstorms in the Ebro delta region in Spain 

      Fabró Tàpia, Ferran; Montañá Puig, Juan; Pineda Rüegg, Nicolau; Argemí Ribera, Oriol; Van der Velde, Oscar Arnoud; Romero Durán, David; Soula, Serge (2016-08-25)
      Article
      Open Access
      The analysis of high-energy background radiation (0.1 – 2 MeV) enhancements during eight winter thunderstorms and ¿ve summer storms in the Ebro delta region in the northeast of Spain is presented. For the ¿rst time, ...
    • Brightness-temperature retrival methods in synthetic aperture radiometers 

      Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi; Torres Torres, Francisco; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Duffo Ubeda, Núria; Vall-Llossera Ferran, Mercedes Magdalena (IEEE, 2009-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Bightness-temperature retrieval techniques for synthetic aperture radiometers are reviewed. Three different approaches to combine measured visibility and antenna temperatures, along with instrument characterization ...
    • Determinación en continuo de la radiactividad gamma ambiental en aerosoles con fines de vigilancia radiológica 

      Blas del Hoyo, Alfredo de; Toral, Juan; Riego Pérez, Albert; Sánchez Viñes, Javier; Tapia Fernández, Carlos; Colomer Batalla, Enric (2017)
      Conference report
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      El trabajo presentado forma parte del proyecto de mejora de la Red de Vigilancia Radiológica de la Generalitat de Catalunya. Una parte de este proyecto implica la incorporación de estaciones con equipos de determinación ...
    • Efectes de la radiació sobre els components electrònics d'un satèl·lit en òrbita al voltant de la Terra 

      Molas Pous, Laia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-06-03)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest treball analitza els efectes de la radiacio a l'espai sobre components electronics. En particular, considerem els efectes de la radiacio sobre el Wikisat, un femto-satel?lit desenvolupat a l'EETAC que es llancara ...
    • Inter-comparison of SMOS and aquarius brightness temperatures at L-band over selected targets 

      Pablos Hernández, Miriam; Piles Guillem, Maria; González Gambau, Veronica; Vall-Llossera Ferran, Mercedes Magdalena; Camps Carmona, Adriano José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
      Conference lecture
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      The spectral window at L-band (1.400 - 1.427 GHz) is reserved for passive microwave remote sensing. This band is well-suited to retrieve soil moisture and ocean salinity due to emissivity of soil and seawater decreases ...
    • Radiation environment over the WFM detector in LOFT's ESA space mission 

      Reyes Sanchez, Karla Patricia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-05-20)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      [ANGLÈS] The analysis of the radiation environment to which a space mission is exposed is of great importance given the negative effects that radiation could cause in different scientific instruments. In this work we carried ...