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    • A dispatchable Bluetooth indoor location for mobile phones calling for emergency services 

      González Trastoy, Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • A Dynamic Stochastic Model For Balance Sheet Optimization 

      Barnils Sanchez, Armand (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • A Study of Plastic Reuse Innovation 

      Sarrió Mercadé, Nacho (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-09)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      The main objective of this project is to understand and present the big picture of the global plastic waste problem and to identify related innovation opportunities. The project focuses on the current situation as for ...
    • An Experimental Performance Evaluation of Innovations Sequence-based INS Monitor against GNSS Spoofing 

      Martinez Jimenez, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Analysis and Design of a School under Building Information Modeling Technology 

      Algar Triginer, Cristian (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2008)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Business plan to implement one-hour on-demand delivery service by drones 

      Casasús Xercavins, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      Delivery of goods by drones in populated areas is a reality that we will see soon in our cities. Currently, there are some startups that offer one-hour on-demand delivery in the main cities of the world. Sizable parts of ...
    • Channelized hotelling observer optimization for medical image quality assessment in lesion detection tasks 

      Calvo Gonzalez, Mireia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09-28)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      English: Since the image quality assessments made by human observers can be too much costly and time-consuming, despite they are the most accurate because humans will be the final users of the images, a widely used alternative ...
    • Comparative of resampling methods for predictive modeling in social networks 

      Javierre Petit, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013-12-18)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      [ANGLÈS] The aim of this project is to give some insight within the issue of applying resampling methods over correlated sets of data for predictive modeling, specifically social networks. These resampling methods were ...
    • Computing candidate keys of relational operators for optimizing rewrite-based provenance computation : key property module 

      Cornudella Ravetllat, Andrea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-01-20)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      Data provenance provides information about the origin of data, and has long attracted the attention of the database community. It has been proven to be essential for a wide range of use cases from debugging of data and ...
    • Content Adaptive Mesh Modeling 

      Lain Condom, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-02-21)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      English: Digital image restoration plays a very important role in many fields such as surveillance or medical imaging, where it can be used to obtain high-resolution images so that a more accurate analysis can be performed. ...
    • Crime prediction: spatial mesh modeling – prediction framework basis 

      Juan Ramón, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2013-12-19)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Design and developement of a bidirectional AC/DC battery charger for the sustainable auto rickshaws project 

      Montlló i Casabayó, Ernest (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2008)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
    • Determination of Chicago transit authority park-and-ride price elasticities: spatial analysis and socioeconomic patterns 

      Martín Sánchez, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-09)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      People make decisions on how to spend scarce money and time on transport, reflecting in this way not only their mobility needs but also their options and preferences. On the other hand, government and operators seek users ...
    • Development of a numerical method to study the diffusion of SERS NPs in resected tissue for binding potential assessment and evaluation 

      Navarro Comes, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-19)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      An intraoperative approach for breast tumor-margin assessment is presented, using a kinetic model for surface-enhanced Raman scattering nanoparticles (SERS NPs). A numerical method is developed to understand the behavior ...
    • E-commerce and Business Case of a US E-commerce firm 

      Pereira Sanchez, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2010)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      What do we know as E-commerce and E-Business? Unique features of E-commerce. Types of E-commerce. History and feature of E-commerce. Why does E-commerce develop better in some places than in others? What make a current ...
    • Electrical project management implementation manual 

      Diaz Aguilo, Diana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2009)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology / Electri International
      In 2007, ELECTRI International – The Foundation for Electrical Construction, the research arm of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), funded a research project to develop a model electrical project ...
    • Electrostatic adhesive design and optimization 

      Guardia Asensio, Cristina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Illinois Institute of Technology, 2011)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      Described herein is electroadhesion technology that permits controllable adherence between two objects. Electroadhesion uses a voltage, which is applied using electrodes in an electroadhesive device. The voltage produces ...
    • Emotion detection in real-time on an Android Smartphone 

      Saumell y Ortoneda, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      During the last decade the proliferation and capabilities of smartphones have exploded, reaching a situation in which, nowadays, almost everybody carries one of these devices with enormous computational power, cameras and ...
    • Flexible Working Time Models in the Service Industry 

      Pich-aguilera Ribas, Lucia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-24)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      In this project, a heuristic approach is designed so as to find the best configuration of working time models in the service industry, always focusing on the employee’s preferences. In order to do that, the project will ...
    • Indoor location - Platform for developers and mobile applications 

      Rois Siso, Francisco José (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      This paper describes the design, development, deployment and publication of the BOSSA Platform (Bluetooth and Sensors Array). BOSSA is integrated in the Indoor Location System (IIT RTC Lab) as a central platform that serves ...