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    • A direct elimination algorithm for quasi-static and dynamic contact problems 

      Capua, Daniel di; Agelet de Saracibar Bosch, Carlos (2015-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper deals with the computational modeling and numerical simulation of contact problems at Unite deformations using the Finite element method. Quasi-static and dynamic problems are considered and two particular ...
    • A filtered kinetic energy preserving finite volumes scheme for compressible flows 

      Baez Vidal, Aleix; Lehmkuhl Barba, Oriol; Pérez Segarra, Carlos David; Oliva Llena, Asensio (2012)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The Kinetic Energy Preserving Scheme (KEP) for compressible flows has been shown to solve 1-D shock waves without smearing them. The method does not add numerical diffusion to solutions but, as a counterpart, it needs ...
    • A new approach to the planetary N-Body Problem 

      Chierchia, Luigi (2012-03-27)
      Audiovisual
      Open Access
    • A new approach to the planetary N-Body Problem 

      Chierchia, Luigi (2012-03-26)
      Audiovisual
      Open Access
    • A new multisymplectic unified formalism for second order classical field theories 

      Prieto Martínez, Pedro Daniel; Román Roy, Narciso (American Institute of Mathematical Sciences, 2015-06-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      We present a new multisymplectic framework for second-order classical field theories which is based on an extension of the unified LagrangianHamiltonian formalism to these kinds of systems. This model provides a straightforward ...
    • A new phylogenetic reconstruction method based on invariants 

      Casanellas Rius, Marta; Fernández Sánchez, Jesús (2005)
      Article
      Open Access
      An attempt to use phylogenetic invariants for tree reconstruction was made at the end of the 80s and the beginning of the 90s by several authors (the initial idea due to Lake [Lake, 1987] and Cavender and Felsenstein [Cavender ...
    • Advances in dynamics, control, monitoring and applications: proceedings on the workshop on control, dynamics, monitoring and applications 

      Pozo Montero, Francesc; Zapateiro, Mauricio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament de Matemàtica Aplicada III (MA3), 2011-02)
      Book
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
    • An efficient experimental methodology for the assessment of the dynamic behaviour of resilient elements 

      Reina, Salvatore; Arcos Villamarín, Robert; Clot Razquin, Arnau; Romeu Garbí, Jordi (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-06-27)
      Article
      Open Access
      The assessment of the dynamic behaviour of resilient elements can be performed using the indirect method as described in the standard ISO 10846-3. This paper presents a methodology for control the error on the estimation ...
    • Analizing exact controllability of l-order linear ystems 

      García Planas, María Isabel (WSEAS Press, 2017-05)
      Article
      Open Access
      In recent years there has been growing interest in the descriptive analysis of l -order time invariant linear dynamical system x l = A l system x l = A l where A i are square complex matrices and x i denotes the i-th ...
    • Anàlisi del comportament de la dinàmica no lineal del ritme cardíac 

      Jové Sabaté, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2005-06-22)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      L’anàlisi de la variabilitat del ritme cardíac (VRC) o Heart Rate Variability (HRV) proporciona informació important sobre el funcionament del sistema cardiovascular. L’objectiu d’aquest treball és millorar el coneixement ...
    • Anàlisi del comportament dinàmic d'un aerogenerador flotant offshore 

      Perelló Noceras, Joan Antoni (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-06-29)
      Minor thesis
      Open Access
      [ANGLÈS] The overall trend of the wind energy industry to the off shore sector requires the study of new technologies for exploiting these renewable energy sources. The installation of wind farms in deeper water to improve ...
    • Application of the forces' method in dynamic systems 

      Bendito Pérez, Enrique; Carmona Mejías, Ángeles; Encinas Bachiller, Andrés Marcos; Gesto Beiroa, José Manuel (2007-10-11)
      Article
      Open Access
      We present here some applications of the Forces's method in dynamic systems. In particular, we consider the problem of the approximation of the trajectories of a conservative system of point masses by means of the minimization ...
    • Aprovechamiento de la energía producida en sesiones de spinning 

      Marti Jover, Ignacio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-09)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      En el presente documento se diseña un sistema de transformación de la energía cinética que se produce durante una sesión de spinning en energía eléctrica, proporcionando así una alternativa respetuosa con el medio ambiente ...
    • Ámbitos dinámicos: de cómo la tectónica cede paso a los agenciamientos 

      Machado Penso, María Verónica; Pérez-González, Edward; Aldea López, Jorge Alberto (Centre de Politica de Sol i Valoracions, CPSV / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, UPC, 2020-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      A partir de una perspectiva dinámica de la realidad surge esta investigación, cuyo propósito es determinar cómo la tectónica del espacio arquitectónico cede paso a los procesos espaciales que, imprimen características ...
    • Big-bang bifurcations in a first order system with a relay 

      Fossas Colet, Enric; Granados, Albert (2011)
      Conference report
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      In this work we describe the bifurcation scenario found in a general first order system when a relay based proportional control is considered. We show the existence of a big bang bifurcation causing the existence of an ...
    • Cálculo de probabilidades en el análisis de perfiles genéticos compatibles 

      Sánchez García, Miguel; Cuesta Alvaro, Pedro (Institut d'estadística de Catalunya, 2000)
      Article
      Open Access
    • Central configurations of the planar coorbital satellite problem 

      Cors Iglesias, Josep Maria; Llibre Saló, Jaume; Ollé Torner, Mercè (2003)
      Article
      Open Access
      We study the planar central configurations of the 1 + n body problem where one mass is large and the other n masses are infinitesimal and equal. We find analytically all these central configurations when 2 ≤ n ≤ 4. Numerically, ...
    • Collective behavior of chaotic oscillators with environmental coupling 

      Quintero Quiroz, Carlos Alberto; Cosenza, M. G (2015-02-01)
      Article
      Open Access
    • Collective excitability in a mesoscopic neuronal model of epileptic activity 

      Jedynak, Maciej; Pons Rivero, Antonio Javier; García Ojalvo, Jordi (2018-01-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      At the mesoscopic scale, the brain can be understood as a collection of interacting neuronal oscillators, but the extent to which its sustained activity is due to coupling among brain areas is still unclear. Herewe address ...
    • Collective versus hub activation of epidemic phases on networks 

      Ferreira, Silvio C.; Salvador, Renan; Pastor Satorras, Romualdo (AMER PHYSICAL SOC, 2016-03-14)
      Article
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      We consider a general criterion to discern the nature of the threshold in epidemic models on scale-free (SF) networks. Comparing the epidemic lifespan of the nodes with largest degrees with the infection time between them, ...