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    • 50 anys de l'arribada de l'home a la Lluna: mites i realitats 

      Moreno Lupiáñez, Manuel (2019-09-26)
      Audiovisual
      Open Access
      La primera tertúlia del cicle de tertúlies Científico-Tècniques que ofereix l'Escola durant el curs acadèmic anà a càrrec del professor Manel Moreno el dijous 26 de setembre a les 12.30 h. a la Sala d'Actes de l'EPSEVG. ...
    • Assessment of oxygen production on the Moon through reduction of ilmenite 

      Jaime Albalat, Andrea (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-02-12)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      In the past 20 years, considerable attention been paid to returning to our natural satellite with robotic and, eventually, manned mission(s) not only to continue one the most scientifically fruitful exploration programs ...
    • Asteroidal volatiles for the development of planetary outposts: the case of the Moon 

      Ibáñez Cuadal, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-06-21)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      The discovery of lunar ice in 1998 opened a whole variety of new perspectives for in-situ resource utilization of water on the Moon. However, more recent studies suggest that the amount of lunar ice is scarce. On the other ...
    • DEAR project: Lunar dust surface interactions, risk and removal investigations 

      Jalba, C.; Milev, P.; Schulz, P.; Pflug, A.; Ramm, P.; Gusland, O.; Ghitiu, I.; Jalba, R.; Magureanu, A.; Molenta, A.; Pantea, A.; Pantea, G.; Jalba, L.; Özdemir-Fritz, S.; Groemer, G.; Müller, A.; Steininger, H.; McKeown, D.; Gibson Kiely, F.; Hamilton, J. (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-04-29)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The DEAR project (Dusty Environment Application Research) investigates the interaction between lunar regolith and surfaces and components relevant for lunar exploration. Based on the TUBS regolith simulant which is ...
    • Disseny d'un magatzem de residus nuclears a la Lluna 

      Ceballos Forès, Laura; Ferrer Tort, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-07-05)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest projecte es basa en el disseny d'un magatzem destinat a situar-se i construir-se a la Lluna. Amb aquest magatzem s'estudia una nova opció per l’emmagatzematge dels residus nuclears de la Terra, i els possibles residus ...
    • Disseny d'un vehicle lunar per facilitar el transport d'astronautes 

      Puigjaner Muñoz, Joaquim (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-14)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      L’any 1951 Arthur C. Clarke escriptor mes conegut com l’autor de la novel·la “2001 una odissea en el espai” pública l’obra “Les arenes de Mart” el qual narra la historia d’un escriptor que viatja en la primera nau que fa ...
    • Editorial: The earth–moon system as a dynamical laboratory 

      Alessi, Elisa Maria; Masdemont Soler, Josep; Rossi, Alessandro (2019-06-12)
      Article
      Open Access
    • Further advances on low-energy lunar impact dynamics 

      Alessi, Elisa Maria; Gómez, Gerard; Masdemont Soler, Josep (2010-02)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      We extend the analysis, started in a previous work [1], concerning the formation of lunar impact craters due to low-energy trajectories. First, we adopt the Circular Restricted Three- Body Problem and consider different ...
    • Libration transfer design using patched elliptic three-body models and graphics processing units 

      Peng, Hao; Bai, Xiaoli; Masdemont Soler, Josep; Gómez Muntané, Gerard; Xu, Shijie (2017-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Copyright © 2016 by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Inc. Design of the transfer from lunar orbits to the sun-Earth libration point region by direct searching in the highfidelity ephemeris model is ...
    • Low-energy impact dynamics in the Earth – Moon system 

      Masdemont Soler, Josep; Gómez Muntané, Gerard; Alessi, Elisa Maria (2010)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Most of the craters on the surface of the Moon were created by the collision of minor bodies of the Solar System, in particular asteroids coming from the Main Belt as a consequence of different types of resonance. Our ...
    • La Lune 

      Guillemin, Amédée, 1826-1893 (L. Hachette et Cie, 1868)
      Book
      Open Access
    • Modelling and simulation of the primary power distribution of a lunar habitat 

      Fernández Palos, Mario (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-26)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   ESA European Astronaut Centre (EAC) / ESA European Astronaut Centre (EAC)
    • Natural formations at the Earth-Moon triangular point in perturbed restricted problems 

      Salazar, Francisco; Winter, O. C.; Macau, E.E.N.; Masdemont Soler, Josep; Gómez Muntané, Gerard (2015-07-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Previous studies for small formation flying dynamics about triangular libration points have determined the existence of regions of zero and Minimum Relative Radial Acceleration with respect to the nominal trajectory, that ...
    • Study of spacecraft orbits in the gravity field of the moon 

      Cardoso Vilana, Edgar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-01)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      The objective of the present study is to analyze the evolution of low lunar orbits under the gravitational potential of the Moon and additional perturbations of gravitational (Earth and Sun gravity) and non-gravitational ...
    • Study of the transfer between libration point orbits and lunar orbits in Earth–Moon system 

      Cheng, Yu; Gómez Muntané, Gerard; Masdemont Soler, Josep; Yuan, Jianping (2017-02-23)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper is devoted to the study of the transfer problem from a libration point orbit of the Earth–Moon system to an orbit around the Moon. The transfer procedure analysed has two legs: the first one is an orbit of the ...
    • Study of the use of lunar materials to produce rocket propellants 

      Valero Sánchez, Maria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-10-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The motivation of this thesis is to solve the two main problems of space exploration: the lack of fuel to perform space exploration beyond the Moon or Mars, and the limitations generated by the launching of large amounts ...
    • The cosmic ray shadow of the Moon observed with the ANTARES neutrino telescope 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel (springer-Verlag, 2018-12-11)
      Article
      Open Access
      One of the main objectives of the ANTARES telescope is the search for point-like neutrino sources. Both the pointing accuracy and the angular resolution of the detector are important in this context and a reliable way to ...
    • Use of electrodynamic screens for performance optimization of optics and solar panels on the Moon's surface 

      Díaz Gilete, Silvia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-03-26)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      The Moon is an excellent place to make astronomical observations and, furthermore, a great platform to study and gain a better understanding of our own planet and the Universe. However a thin layer of dust covers the lunar ...