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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Capacity of coherent laser downlinks 

    Belmonte Molina, Aniceto (2014-06-01)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Dual-core DSP for control and communication in AC microgrids 

    Castilla Fernández, Miguel; Miret Tomàs, Jaume (The Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2016-05-01)
    Part of book or chapter of book
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    Control circuits are a key element in the operation and performance of power electronics converters. This book describes practical issues related to the design and implementation of these control circuits, with a focus on ...
  • Energy conscious lifestyle 

    Derya, Deniz; Dutkiewicz, Michał; McDonald, Murray; Niccolai, Lola; Pérez Barroso, Antonio José; Varga, Dóra (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-18)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Politechnika Łódzka
    In this project we dealt with energy consciousness in everyday life and we tried to give advice how to save the most energy in micro environment. It means that we focused on households and transportation to know where and ...
  • EPA: An efficient and privacy-aware revocation mechanism for vehicular ad hoc networks 

    Hernández Gañan, Carlos; Muñoz Tapia, José Luis; Esparza Martín, Óscar; Mata Diaz, Jorge; Alins Delgado, Juan José (Elsevier, 2015-08-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Security is vital for the reliable operation of vehicular ad hoc networks (VANETs). One of the critical security issues is the revocation of misbehaving vehicles. While essential, revocation checking can leak private ...
  • Externalising moods and psychological states to smooth pet-robot/child interaction through bluetooth communication 

    Larriba, Ferran; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Albo Canals, Jordi; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Boldú, Roger (Springer International Publishing, 2015-02-02)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
    Nowadays have already passed more than two years since PATRICIA research project about using pet robots to reduce pain and anxiety in hospitalized children was started and the advances made are more than significant. ...