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    • A flexible dialogue system for enhancing web usability 

      Gatius Vila, Marta; González Bermúdez, Meritxell (WWW2009, 2009)
      Conference lecture
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      In this paper, we study how the performance and usability of web dialogue systems could be enhanced by using an appropriate representation of the different types of knowledge involved in communication: general dialogue ...
    • A law of word meaning in dolphin whistle types 

      Ferrer Cancho, Ramon; McCowan, Brenda (2009-10-30)
      Article
      Open Access
      We show that dolphin whistle types tend to be used in specific behavioral contexts, which is consistent with the hypothesis that dolphin whistle have some sort of “meaning”. Besides, in some cases, it can be shown that the ...
    • Adoption of web databases for document management in SMEs of the construction sector in Spain 

      Forcada Matheu, Núria; Casals Casanova, Miquel; Roca Ramon, Xavier; Gangolells Solanellas, Marta (2007-07)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper presents a web-based tool designed to improve internal and external document management for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) sector. For each ...
    • An empirical study of effective capacity throughputs in 802.11 wireless networks 

      Davy, Alan; Meskill, Brian; Domingo Pascual, Jordi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Current literature defines the effective capacity of a wireless link as the maximum throughput that can be supported while meeting specific Quality of Service targets on packet delay. This metric can be harnessed for a ...
    • Analysis of the relationship between implementers participation in strategy formulation and resistance in strategy implementation 

      Rico Flor, Jesús (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-02-03)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Practitioners participation in strategy formulation has a significant influence in strategy implementation. Formulation and implementation are interdependent processes. Although historically formulation has received more ...
    • Análisis de los servicios y sistemas de comunicaciones de voz y datos para la implantación de un sistema de telefonía IP, en un entorno editorial 

      Giné Figueras, Francesc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-04-27)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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      Català: L'objectiu principal del present document és el d'analitzar el sistema de comunicacions de veu actual i, en especial, la qualitat del servei ofertat, estudiar els requeriments dels serveis de comunicacions de veu ...
    • Aprendiendo negociando: la realidad es mi campo de juego 

      Capdevila Castellanos, Ivan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Iniciativa Digital Politècnica / Grup per a la Innovació i la Logística Docent en l'Arquitectura (GILDA), 2017-11)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Este artículo desarrolla la experiencia W.A.T.C.H., un curso de proyectos arquitectónicos realizado entre universidad, ayuntamiento, instituciones públicas, entidades privadas, asociaciones culturales, sociedad civil... ...
    • Avaluació de dispositius wearables i disseny d'una aplicació per a la comunicació amb un smartphone 

      Azuara Dominguez, Oscar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-05-28)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The objective of this Treball Final de Grau is studying wearable devices and developing applications for them. This document contains a few concepts about Android applications and basic guidelines to program an application ...
    • Avaluació del sistema de comunicació augmentatiu i alternatiu 'Easy Communicator' en un entorn assistencial amb gent gran 

      Tomasa Pons, Ferran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-09)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   L'Onada Serveis
      [CATALÀ] L'Easy Communicator, o ECO, és una aplicació per a tauleta que s'emmarca dins el conjunt dels SAAC, o Sistemes Augmentatius i Alternatius de Comunicació. L'ECO ha estat dissenyat al llarg dels anys per diferents ...
    • BLE connection 

      Martinez Gordi, Joan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-02)
      Bachelor thesis
      60 months embargo
      Covenantee:   EGO Appliance Controls Company
      The purpose of this project is to supply to new induction cooking commercial generators a smart tool, which provide them of connectivity. Smart connectivity is implemented by the Bluetooth Communication module. First project ...
    • Can Menzerath’s law be a criterion of complexity in communication? 

      González Torre, Ivan; Debowski, Lukasz; Hernández Fernández, Antonio (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2021-08-20)
      Article
      Open Access
      Menzerath’s law is a quantitative linguistic law which states that, on average, the longer is a linguistic construct, the shorter are its constituents. In contrast, Menzerath-Altmann’s law (MAL) is a precise mathematical ...
    • Capacity of coherent laser downlinks 

      Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (2014-06-01)
      Article
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      Accurate knowledge of information data capacity between a spacecraft and optical ground stations is of utmost importance for assessing the feasibility of laser downlinks in future high bandwidth communication systems from ...
    • Claves excéntricas: fundamentos conceptuales para la enseñanza de proyectos arquitectónicos 

      Marina Barba, Jesús; Morón Serna, Elena (Universitat Politècnica de València / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Iniciativa Digital Politècnica / Grup per a la Innovació i la Logística Docent en l'Arquitectura (GILDA), 2016-10)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Thinking processes hold a spatial dimension that define the course they take. They follow a path that has different levels of complexity and linearity, their goal is to reach the horizon starting from a vertex the position ...
    • Combining one-sided communications with task-based programming models 

      Sala Penadés, Kevin; Macià Sorrosal, Sandra; Beltran Querol, Vicenç (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Hybrid programming combining task-based and message-passing models is an increasingly popular technique to exploit multi-core clusters. The Task-Aware MPI (TAMPI) library integrates both models enabling the safe overlap ...
    • Comunicació i posicionament subaquàtic mitjançant mòdems de baix cost 

      Font Fullera, Oleguer (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-10-29)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Actualment, gràcies a l’interès i les millores tecnològiques en les comunicacions sense cables, les comunicacions acústiques subaquàtiques han guanyat importància i s’han convertit en les més utilitzades en el mar. Aquestes ...
    • Construcción de códigos lineal simétricos 

      Ciurana Aguilar, Alex (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-07-09)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
    • Cooperative multicast exploiting physical layer network coding: a performance analysis 

      Miliotis, Vasileios; Alonso Zárate, Luis Gonzaga; Verikoukis, Christos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
      Conference report
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      In this paper, a novel cooperative scheme based on Physical layer Network Coding (PNC) for short range communication (SRC) networks is proposed. We present a scenario of overlapping networks with multicast traffic and ...
    • Coronawar: la docencia como espacio de resistencia 

      Ruiz Plaza, Angela; Coca Leicher, José de; Torrego Gómez, Daniel (Grup per a la Innovació i la Logística Docent en l'Arquitectura (GILDA) / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Iniciativa Digital Politècnica / Publicaciones y Divulgación Científica, Universidad de Málaga, 2020-11)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Cada año el proyecto Docente del Máster de Comunicación Arquitectónica MACA “enseña a enseñar” es un curso intensivo de dos semanas de duración estructurado como “matrioska docente”. Los profesores preparan a los alumnos ...
    • Cross-layer enabled translucent optical network with real-time impairment awareness 

      Pedrola Escribà, Òscar; Bathula, Balagangadhar G.; Wang, Michael; Ahsan, Atiyah K M; Careglio, Davide; Bergman, Keren (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012)
      Conference report
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      The existing dimensioning strategy for translucent, sub-wavelength switching architectures relies on over-provisioning, and consequently, overuse of costly, power-consuming optical-electrical-optical (O/E/O) regenerators. ...
    • Data Preservation through Fog-to-Cloud (F2C) Data Management in Smart Cities 

      Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (2018)
      Conference report
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      A vast amount of data is constantly being produced in the world from several sources, including the IoT at smart cities. Such complex universe of digital data is being set up through these daily accumulated fresh data over ...