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    • 04. Integración de sistemas activos de aprovechamiento energético 

      Pardal March, Cristina (2015-11-02)
      Audiovisual
      Open Access
    • A comprehensive review of control strategies and optimization methods for individual and community microgrids 

      Salehi, Navid; Martínez García, Herminio; Velasco Quesada, Guillermo; Guerrero, Josep Maria (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2022-01-13)
      Article
      Open Access
      Community Microgrid offers effective energy harvesting from distributed energy resources and efficient energy consumption by employing an energy management system (EMS). Therefore, the collaborative microgrids are essentially ...
    • A data center control architecture for power consumption reduction 

      Botero Vega, Juan Felipe; Rincón Rivera, David; Agustí Torra, Anna; Hesselbach Serra, Xavier; Raspall Chaure, Frederic; Remondo Bueno, David; Barba Martí, Antonio; Barone, Paolo; Giuliani, Giovanni (2013)
      Conference report
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      In recent years, the emergence of the cloud computing has increased the need of resources to support cloud-based services. Therefore, the role of the data centers has become essential. Following the growing of services, ...
    • A framework for energy communities management: smart electric vehicle charging stations 

      Cases Freixenet, Marcel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-06-28)
      Master thesis
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      Energy distribution flow through the general grid has traditionally been hierarchical and unidirectional from generation agents to customers. However, contemporary changes in the conception of energy uses have led to the ...
    • A generic architecture for Demand Response: the All4Green approach 

      Basmadjian, Robert; Lovasz, Gergö; Beck, Michael Till; de Meer, Hermann; Hesselbach Serra, Xavier; Botero Vega, Juan Felipe; Klingert, Sonja; Pérez Ortega, María; López, Juan Carlos; Stam, Andries; van Krevelen, Rick; di Girolamo, marco (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
      Conference report
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      Demand Response is a mechanism used in power grids to manage customers’ power consumption during critical situations (e.g. power shortage). Data centres are good candidates to participate in Demand Response programs due ...
    • A level-set method for thermal motion of bubbles and droplets 

      Balcázar Arciniega, Néstor; Oliva Llena, Asensio; Rigola Serrano, Joaquim (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2016)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      A conservative level-set model for direct simulation of two-phase flows with thermocapillary effects at dynamically deformable interface is presented. The Navier-Stokes equations coupled with the energy conservation equation ...
    • A literature review on thermal comfort performance of parametric façades 

      Yazdibahri, Seyedehsara; Alier Forment, Marc; Sánchez Riera, Alberto; Bagheri Moghaddam, Faezeh; Casany Guerrero, María José; Llorens García, Ariadna (Elsevier, 2022-10)
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      Thermal performance is a major part of the building envelope and is getting more attention globally. Nowadays, parametric design methods are used in building envelope design, such as facade design, for optimization of ...
    • A method for clustering and cooperation in wireless multimedia sensor networks 

      Alaei, Mohammad; Barceló Ordinas, José María (2010-04)
      Article
      Open Access
      Wireless multimedia sensor nodes sense areas that are uncorrelated to the areas covered by radio neighbouring sensors. Thus, node clustering for coordinating multimedia sensing and processing cannot be based on classical ...
    • A reinforcement learning approach using Markov decision processes for battery energy storage control within a smart contract framework 

      Selseleh Jonban, Mansour; Romeral Martínez, José Luis; Marzband, Mousa; Abusorrah, Abdullah (Elsevier, 2024-05-10)
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      With the increasing penetration of renewable energy sources (RESs), the necessity for employing smart methods to control and manage energy has become undeniable. This study introduces a real-time energy management system ...
    • A review of fuzzy-based residential grid-connected microgrid energy management strategies for grid power profile smoothing 

      Arcos-Aviles, Diego; Guinjoan Gispert, Francisco; Pascual, Julio; Marroyo Palomo, Luis; Sanchis Gúrpide, Pablo; Gordillo, Rodolfo; Ayala, Paul; Marietta Sciara, Martin (Springer, 2018-11-10)
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      This book covers different aspects of energy sustainability in residential buildings and neighborhoods, starting from the construction and design aspects, and moving on to HVAC systems and lighting, and the applications, ...
    • A Stackelberg game to derive the limits of energy savings for the allocation of data center resources 

      León Gutiérrez, Xavier; Navarro Moldes, Leandro (Elsevier, 2013-01)
      Article
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      Energy-related costs are becoming one of the largest contributors to the overall cost of operating a data center, whereas the degree of data center utilization continues to be very low. An energy-aware dynamic provision ...
    • A survey of routing protocols for energy constrained ad hoc wireless networks 

      Vassileva Vesselinova, Natalia; Barceló Arroyo, Francisco (IEEE, 2007-12)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      In this survey we review energy-aware routing protocols for wireless multihop ad hoc networks and critically discuss the main results in this area. The classification presented is in no case unique but summarizes the chief ...
    • A systematic method to design efficient ternary high performance CNTFET-based logic cells 

      Dabaghi Zarandi, Arezoo; Reza Reshadinezhad, Mohammad; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The huge quantity of nodes and interconnections in modern binary circuits leads to extremely high levels of energy consumption. The interconnection complexity and other issues of binary circuits encourage researchers to ...
    • Abitare domani: sfide e opportunità per la Smart City 

      Tonelli, Chiara (Università degli Studi Roma Tre / Centre de Política de Sòl i Valoracions, 2014-09)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      "La nascita dell’agricoltura segna, agli inizi della civiltà, la costituzione delle due più antiche professioni al mondo: l’agronomo e l’architetto. … L’agronomo in grado di comprendere la qualità del terreno e sapere ...
    • About information systems as a key for the sustainability strategy : case on energy efficiency of UPC buildings 

      Ferrer Balas, Dídac; Martorell, Galdric Ruiz; Cuchí Burgos, Alberto (AGS Center, cop. 2007, 2007)
      Conference report
      Open Access
    • Academill: energy efficiency 

      Kienzl, Tomas; Kpodar, Kangni; Chwirot, Maksymilian; Deshar, Prabina; Védrine, Thibault; Apegnikou, Adjovi Charlotte; Bravo Jiménez, Ismael; Melero Ramirez, Laia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06)
      Bachelor thesis
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      Covenantee:   Yrkeshögskolan Novia
      he following is a report for the EPS Project Academill which includes the description of the main objective of the project, requirements, research done, data and information collected through various methods, results and ...
    • Adaptive predictive control for peripheral equipment management to enhance energy efficiency in smart manufacturing systems 

      Bermeo Ayerbe, Miguel Ángel; Ocampo-Martínez, Carlos; Díaz Rozo, Javier (2021)
      Article
      Open Access
      The importance of implementing energy efficiency methodologies in industrial environments has increased considerably in the last decade given the high energy costs and environmental impact (e.g., greenhouse gas emissions). ...
    • Advanced application monitoring for energy savings in accelerated applications 

      Graciano Martínez, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-06-23)
      Bachelor thesis
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    • Advances in power quality analysis techniques for electrical machines and drives: a review 

      González Abreu, Artvin Darién; Osornio Rios, Roque A.; Jaen Cuellar, Arturo Yosimar; Delgado Prieto, Miquel; Antonino Daviu, Jose Alfonso; Karlis, Athanasios (2022-03-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The electric machines are the elements most used at an industry level, and they represent the major power consumption of the productive processes. Particularly speaking, among all electric machines, the motors and their ...
    • Agua y energía en el riego, en la época de la sostenibilidad 

      Corominas, Joan (Fundación para el Fomento de la Ingeniería del Agua, 2010-09)
      Article
      Open Access
      La expansión del regadío a lo largo de las últimas décadas, y en los últimos quince años su modernización, ha necesitado incorporar gran cantidad de energía para la captación, transporte y distribución del agua a los ...