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  • Comparison and coupling of continuous and hybridizable discontinuous Galerkin methods : application to multi-physics problems 

    Paipuri, Mahendra (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-03-21)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa
    This thesis proposes a coupled continuous and hybridizable discontinuous Galerkin formulation to solve conjugate heat transfer problems. This model is then used to find the thermal response of Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer ...
  • Cost analysis of the UGEN 

    Guardiola Moliner, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Instituto Superior Técnico, 2016-09)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa
    The world energy consumption is estimated to increase considerably over the next decades. In the dynamic evolution of the renewable energy sector, a wave energy industry is emerging. Although wave energy technologies are ...
  • Development and evaluation of new concepts in the design of honeycombs used in composite panels. 

    Bru Revert, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-04-03)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa
    Sandwich panels have been widely used in many engineering applications where saving weight whilst maintaining high strength and stiffness is crucial. The increase in use of these structures highlights the need for a detailed ...
  • Internet sharing in community networks 

    Dimogerontakis, Emmanouil (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-05-26)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa
    The majority of the world's population does not have any or adequate Internet access. This implies that the Internet cannot provide universal service, reaching everyone without discrimination. Global access to the Internet ...
  • Managing incentives in community network clouds 

    Khan, Amin M. (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06-21)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa
    Internet and communication technologies have lowered the costs for communities to collaborate, leading to new services like user-generated content and social computing, and through collaboration, collectively built ...