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  • Drenaje pluvial ciudad Juliaca (Sector Los Virreyes) - Puno- Perú 

    Rendón Dávila, Víctor Oscar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-02)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    [ANGLÈS] The city of Juliaca, located in the southern part of America and Peru, in the highlands, by its geographical position, during the austral summer rains supports high intensity, short duration, with a mostly flat ...
  • Environmental assessment of stormwater infrastructures built with the best management practices 

    Rojas-Gutierrez1, L. A.; Petit Boix, Anna; Barbassa, AP; Teixeira, B.; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro; Rieradevall Pons, Joan; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier (Associação Brasileira de Recursos Hídricos (ABRH), 2014)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Although some infrastructures were built for environmental purposes, there is a growing concern about their actual environmental impacts. In the context of hydrologic risk management, Best Management Practices (BMPs) are ...
  • Estabilidad de personas en flujos de agua 

    Martínez Gomariz, Eduardo; Gómez Valentín, Manuel; Russo, Beniamino (2016-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Nuestras ciudades están formadas por diversos elementos que están expuestos a inundaciones de magnitudes acordes al evento de lluvia que se produzca y según el diseño del sistema de drenaje urbano. Los elementos más ...
  • Estudio de la distribución de caudales en un cruce de calles con anchos diferentes 

    Gonzalo Pascual, Ruth (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2003-01-21)
    Minor thesis
    Open Access
    Los sucesos de tormenta en las grandes ciudades ocasionan graves problemas tanto más acusados cuanto mayor desarrollo tiene la ciudad. Es por ello que resulta interesante conocer la dinámica de la escorrentía superficial ...
  • Experimental study of the stability of pedestrians exposed to urban pluvial flooding 

    Martínez Gomariz, Eduardo; Gómez Valentín, Manuel; Russo, Beniamino (2016-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    Populations in urban environments are extremely mobile throughout the day and in various weather conditions; accounting for this pedestrian mobility and security becomes high importance. Research into the security and ...
  • Herramienta para la determinación de la distancia óptima entre imbornales en medio urbano 

    Sàrrias Montón, Miquel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10-22)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    La determinación del espaciamiento óptimo entre sumideros en medio urbano es un proceso iterativo, a partir de un modelo hidrológico (p.e. HMS) y una serie de criterios de peligrosidad propuestos. Se propone desarrollar ...
  • Local management of rainwater in residential areas 

    Rubio Heredia, Marina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
  • Research about required temporal resolution of hydrological input data in hydrological simulation 

    Sellart Aldomà, Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-15)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Nagaoka Gijutsu Kagaku Daigaku
    Using the Xinanjiang model, which is most popular rainfall-runoff model in China and also widely used all over the world, do some research works to check the scale effect of basin size in the input data of the model. This ...
  • Return period curves for extreme 5-min rainfall amounts at the Barcelona urban network 

    Lana Pons, Francisco Javier; Casas Castillo, M. del Carmen; Serra de Larrocha, Carina; Rodríguez Solá, Raúl; Redaño Xipell, Angel; Burgueño Rivero, August; Martínez Santafé, Maria Dolors (2019-02)
    Article
    Open Access
    Heavy rainfall episodes are relatively common in the conurbation of Barcelona and neighbouring cities (NE Spain), usually due to storms generated by convective phenomena in summer and eastern and south-eastern advections ...
  • "WETWALL” : an innovative design concept for the treatment of wastewater at an urban scale 

    Castellar da Cunha, Joana Amèrica; Morató Farreras, Jordi; Bosch González, Montserrat; Arias, Carlos Alberto; Montserrat Canals, Joan; Carvalho, P.; Rysulova Kósice, Martina; Pérez Luque, Gabriel (Taylor & Francis, 2018-03)
    Article
    Open Access
    Rising temperatures, increasing food demand and scarcity of water and land resources highlight the importance of promoting the sustainable expansion of agriculture to our urban environment, while preserving water resources. ...