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    • A study on the upcoming transition to smart cities 

      Cosma, Sonia-Nicole (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-12)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   SEAT S.A.
      Les ciutats actuals són un complex ecosistema amb moltes problemàtiques per a resoldre, especialment quan parlem de mobilitat. Aquesta tesi presenta un estudi realitzat per a proporcionar solucions de mobilitat intel·ligents ...
    • Acoustic traffic monitor for a smart city concept 

      Portolés Albe, Cristina; Obrin, Samuel; Hrynevych, Olena; Forsman, Vincent (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-06-12)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Acoustic Traffic Monitor for a Smart City Concept aims to create a high-performance sensor that can accurately detect and analyse sound waves. The sensor is designed to have a compact form factor, low cost, and energy-efficient ...
    • An energy information system for retrofitting smart urban areas 

      SICILIA, ALVARO; Madrazo Agudín, Leandro; Massetti, Marco; López Plazas, Fabian; Ortet, Eric (Elsevier, 2017-10)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper presents the ENERSI platform, an energy information system that provides advanced energy services by means of integrating energy related data from multiple domains and formats using Semantic Web technologies. ...
    • An Incentive framework for surplus food distribution in the context of smart cities 

      Sanyal, Surja; Mukhopadhyay, Sajal; Xhafa Xhafa, Fatos; Kumar Singh, Vikash; Sanyal, Banhi (Springer, 2022)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Food donation is an absolute necessity for today’s society in order to counter the wastage of edible food. The key to this food movement is volunteer availability which aids in delivering the surplus food to a geographically ...
    • Anàlisi i validació d'eines de detecció d'atacs en escenaris de Smart Cities 

      Godoy Creus, Hèctor (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-06-30)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      IRIS és un projecte europeu enfocat al desenvolupament d'una plataforma amb capacitats de detecció, notificació, resposta i mitigació d'amenaces de ciberseguretat en sistemes de ciutats intel·ligents basats en l'internet ...
    • Análisis crítico al discurso de mercadeo urbano producido por Invest In Bogota entre 2006-2020: caso Bogotá Smart City 

      Torres Zapata, José Fernando (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universidad Nacional de Colombia / Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Bogotá / Universidad de Los Andes / Universidad Piloto de Colombia, 2022-01-19)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Mediante un análisis crítico a los discursos promocionales hechos por la agencia público-privada de promoción de Bogotá- Invest In Bogota (IIB), se busca evidenciar cómo la figura de la ciudad inteligente o Smart City, ...
    • Análisis de las Smart Cities: factores que las caracterizan 

      Hernández Bonel, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-26)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Este proyecto está dividido en tres grandes bloques, un primero de carácter más teórico donde se explica el nuevo concepto emergente de las Ciudades Inteligentes y qué indicadores existen para su correcta evaluación, hay ...
    • Certification protocol “Historical Small Smart Cities”: a decision support system tool for the strategic management and recovery of minor historical centers 

      Pica, Valentina (Centre de Politica de Sol i Valoracions, CPSV / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, UPC, 2019-12)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      La investigación en curso se presenta para la definición de un Sistema de Apoyo a la Decisión (DSS) dirigido a los órganos administrativos locales menores de las áreas internas. La herramienta, llamada Protocolo de HISMACIDAD ...
    • ¿Ciudades inteligentes o ciudades habitables? 

      Mayorga Cárdenas, Miguel Yuri (2023-09-29)
      Article
      Open Access
      La tecnología tendrá que ser el medio, nunca el fin en la construcción de ciudades más habitables, socialmente justas y ambientalmente equilibradas.
    • Ciudades inteligentes. Análisis de la huella de carbono de un individuo 

      Cocut, Sorin (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2024-01-29)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Ens trobem potser davant el major desafiament de la història de la nostra espècie. El nostre planeta podria deixar de ser el lloc habitable que durant milers d'anys ens ha albergat ja que afronta un procés de canvis en el ...
    • Ciudades inteligentes. Caso de estudio: Bratislava (Eslovaquia) 

      Aguilera González, Joan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-10-14)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Este proyecto pretende realizar la presentación de una serie de propuestas con el objetivo de transformar la ciudad de Bratislava en una ciudad inteligente. En la primera parte del proyecto se describirá una tecnología, ...
    • Collaborative perception architecture in smart cities 

      Caules Pons, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-04-25)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Fraunhofer-Institut für Kognitive Systeme IKS
      Autonomous Driving Systems have become a reality in our society. Everyday, progress is made to increase vehicles' autonomy to drive without restrictions in roads and cities. To achieve that, researchers are always seeking ...
    • Cost-benefit analysis of smart structures 

      Llorens García, Ariadna; Martí Colom, Pau; Ruiz Gorrindo, Félix (Academic Star Publishing Company, 2020)
      Article
      Open Access
      Smart structure is defined as structure equipped with sensors (especially continuous and composed of fiber optic), so that it is able of transmitting data of interest about its state of health (deformations, cracks, ...
    • Deep learning and internet of things for beach monitoring: An experimental study of beach attendance prediction at Castelldefels beach 

      Domingo Aladrén, Mari Carmen (2021-11-14)
      Article
      Open Access
      Smart seaside cities can fully exploit the capabilities brought by Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence to improve the efficiency of city services in traditional smart city applications: smart home, smart ...
    • Designing for smart screens in the city 

      Kangöz, Sara-Gül; Gonzalez Pons, Eric; Vinck, Ben; Gavril, Madalina; Lobka, Aleksandra; Gómez Carnero, Mario; Agwunedu, Joy; Van Mechelen, Dario (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
      From February to June 2020 for the European Project Semester, a group of seven (who became eight) students, from different fields of study, were paired together to work on the project ”Smart Screens in the City”. Our main ...
    • Enhanced incentive schemes for volunteers to distribute surplus food in smart cities 

      Sanyal, Surja; Mukhopadhyay, Sajal; Xhafa Xhafa, Fatos (Elsevier, 2023-04)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Food wastage is a major problem in today’s world and the distribution of food surplus is undoubtedly one of the leading solutions to the problem. Surplus distribution is widely practised across the globe and there are ...
    • Enhancing carsharing experiences for Barcelona citizens with data analytics and intelligent algorithms 

      Herrera Machado, Erika Magdalena; Calvet Liñán, Laura; Ghorbani, Elnaz; Panadero Martínez, Javier; Juan, Angel A. (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2023-02-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Carsharing practices are spreading across many cities in the world. This paper analyzes real-life data obtained from a private carsharing company operating in the city of Barcelona, Spain. After describing the main trends ...
    • Estudio de la capacidad de atracción de capital intelectual 

      Fornés Muntaner, Paula (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-07-11)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      En el present estudi es realitzarà una compració entre la ciutat de Terrassa i aquelles ciutats que es troben en llocs més alts dels rankings en quan a ciutats inovadores. Aquesta comparativa ens permetrà descobrir quins ...
    • Image recognition in smart cities using neuronal networks 

      Hernandez Plaza, Eva (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-02-08)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      L'objectiu principal és desenvolupar un servei de detecció d'incidències en l'entorn urbà que es troben en mal estat on els ciutadans puguin denunciar-ho penjant una fotografia del lloc on es troba. La fotografia serà ...
    • Impact of the Shared Autonomous Vehicle Systems on the Smart Urban Mobility Deployment 

      Wolf, Kalvin (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-02-09)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Breakthroughs in fully autonomous vehicle development are reaching and all-time high. The question is not if, but when this technology is will make it on the market. And the likely answer is soon. Although AVs are just a ...