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    • A LoRa-Based communication system for coordinated response in an earthquake Aftermath 

      Pueyo Centelles, Roger; Freitag, Fèlix; Meseguer Pallarès, Roc; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Ochoa, Sergio; Santos, Rodrigo M. (MDPI, 2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The response conducted by emergency units after natural disasters, such as earthquakes, has to be coordinated, fast, and efficient in order to rescue and care for the victims, keeping all the population—and the units ...
    • Alternativas de despliegue y asignación de espectro para las redes radio de emergencia de banda ancha 

      Cerrato, Javier Alonso; Ferrús Ferré, Ramón Antonio; Sallent Roig, Oriol (2015-07-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      La definición e implementación de una solución de banda ancha móvil que satisfaga las necesidades operativas de los cuerpos de seguridad pública y de emergencias (PPDR – Public Protection and Disaster Relief) es esencial ...
    • Diseño y prueba de un prototipo para la evaluación de la tecnología de comunicación Sigfox-Internet of Things para un dispositivo wearable 

      Abad Trenado, Borja (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Technical Research Centre for Dependency Care and Autonomous Living (CETpD)
      Desde la Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya, dentro del centro específico de investigación del CETpD, se ha desarrollado recientemente un sistema de detección de caídas para personas mayores y dependientes llamado FATE ...
    • Disseny d’un botó del pànic per a diferents perfils d’usuari per garantir la seva seguretat i assistència 

      Tuneu Crous, Judit (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Dipro Technologies
      El projecte de dissenyar un botó del pànic pateix una gran demanda per part de diversos col·lectius com són: les persones amb dependència, els infants o les dones, però també cal destacar que les funcions que ofereix aquest ...
    • Disseny i desenvolupament d'una eina de suport a la presa de decisió a la realització de rescats de muntanya 

      De Puig Guixé, Francesc De Paula (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-03)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest projecte té com a objectiu el disseny i desenvolupament d'una eina de suport per a la presa de decisions en rescats de muntanya (ARM assistència de rescat de muntanya). ARM consta de tres parts: un backend, un ...
    • FATE: one step towards an automatic aging people fall detection service 

      Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro; Arnal, Marc (Lodz University of Technology, 2013)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      FATE is a project funded by the European Union under the program CIP/ICT-PSP with the main objective of organizing a big pilot on the automatic falls detection in aging people living at home. Automatic detection of falls ...
    • ICT-based solution as a support tool for foreigners in an emergency 

      Morawska, Natalia; Velarde Ruiz, Isa; Pesce, Alexandra; Woźniak, Sebastian (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-05-27)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Høgskolen i Oslo
      The aim of this report is to present the proposition of the ICT based tools to overcome the problem of language barrier in an emergency situation
    • LoRaMoto: a LoRa-based communication system for coordinated response in an earthquake aftermath (excerpt) 

      Pueyo Centelles, Roger; Freitag, Fèlix; Meseguer Pallarès, Roc; Navarro Moldes, Leandro (2019-07-26)
      Research report
      Open Access
      Response of emergency units after natural disasters, such as earthquakes, has to be coordinated, fast and efficient in order to rescue and care for the victims, keeping all the population –and the units themselves– safe ...
    • Performance analysis of satellite-HSDPA transmissions in emergency networks 

      Raschellà, Alessandro; Araniti, Giuseppe; Umbert Juliana, Anna; Iera, Antonio; Molinaro, Antonella (2011)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      In this work we are interested to investigate how the Geostationary (GEO) satellite can be used to employ efficiently High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) technology supporting Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Service ...
    • Provisión de banda ancha móvil para seguridad pública y emergencias 

      Agustí Comes, Ramon; Sallent Roig, Oriol; Ferrús Ferré, Ramón Antonio (2013-06-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      El acceso de banda ancha móvil es fundamental para mejorar la eficiencia y efectividad de las comunicaciones de seguridad pública y emergencias. En este artículo se identifican y argumentan los tres pilares básicos sobre ...
    • SDN/NFV-enabled satellite communications networks: opportunities, scenarios and challenges 

      Ferrús Ferré, Ramón Antonio; Koumaras, Harilaos; Sallent Roig, Oriol; Agapiou, George; Rasheed, Tinku; Boustie, Christelle; Gélard, Patrick; Ahmed, Toufik (Elsevier, 2016-03-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      In the context of next generation 5G networks, the satellite industry is clearly committed to revisit and revamp the role of satellite communications. As major drivers in the evolution of (terrestrial) fixed and mobile ...
    • Security in transnational interoperable PPDR communications: threats and requirements 

      Ferrús Ferré, Ramón Antonio; Sallent Roig, Oriol; Verkoelen, Cor; Fransen, Frank; Saijonmaa, Jaakko; Olivieri, Claudia; Duits, Michel; Galin, Anita; Pangallo, Franco; Proietti, Debora (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The relevance of cross border security operations has been identified as a priority at European level for a long time. A European network where Public Protection and Disaster Relief (PPDR) forces share communications ...
    • Towards seamless indoor-outdoor positioning: the IOPES project approach 

      Angelats Company, Eduard; Navarro, José Antonio; Parés Calaf, Maria Eulàlia (2020)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The management of emergencies require the use of multiple resources that must be coordinated to achieve the best possible results. For a good decision-making process, the availability of timely and reliable information ...
    • Towards transnational interoperable PPDR communications: the European ISI cloud network 

      Ferrús Ferré, Ramón Antonio; Sallent Roig, Oriol; Aabye, Kirsten; Rashed, Aladdin; Olivieri, Claudia; Pangallo, Franco; Proietti, Debora (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The European Council has been stressing the need for interoperability among technologies used for Public Protection and Disaster Relief (PPDR) communications across Europe for a long time. Nevertheless, while the introduction ...