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    • Measuring resilience at the community scale: the peoples framework 

      Puigdellivol Goday, Joan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Politecnico di Torino, 2012)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      The paper is proposing a holistic framework for defining and measuring disaster resilience for a community at various scales. Seven dimensions characterizing community functionality have been identified and are represented ...
    • Resilience-based design of a hospital Emergency Department considering human behavior 

      Piqué Saboya, Marta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The paper presents a hospital testbed which aims to help the earthquake engineering community moving another step toward th e realization and implementation of resilience(based design strategie s for health care ...
    • Stability analysis on different type of steel scaffolds 

      Guillamón Causi, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      During the lifetime of a building, the highest risk is in the construction phase. The collapse of scaffolding systems occurs quite often with considerable accidents reported. This paper studies the major flaws or imperfections ...