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  • A Caginalp phase-field system based on type III heat conduction with two temperatures 

    Miranville, Alain; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2016-06-01)
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    Our aim in this paper is to study a generalization of the Caginalp phasefield system based on the theory of type III thermomechanics with two temperatures for the heat conduction. In particular, we obtain well-posedness ...
  • A Caginalp phase-field system with a nonlinear coupling 

    Miranville, Alain; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2010-08-01)
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    Our aim in this article is to study a Caginalp phase-field system based on a thermomechanical theory of deformable continua proposed by Green and Naghdi (called type III thermoelasticity) and with a nonlinear coupling. ...
  • A concept of weighted connectivity on connected graphs 

    Amer Ramon, Rafael; Giménez Pradales, José Miguel (2009-02)
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    The introduction of a {0,1}-valued game associated to a connected graph allows us to assign to each node a value of weighted connectivity to the different solutions that for the cooperative games are obtained by means of ...
  • A discrete optimization problem in local networks and data alignment 

    Fiol Mora, Miquel Àngel; Andrés Yebra, José Luis; Alegre de Miguel, Ignacio; Valero Cortés, Mateo (1987-06)
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    This paper presents the solution of the following optimization problem that appears in the design of double-loop structures for local networks and also in data memory, allocation and data alignment in SIMD processors. Consider ...
  • Analyticity in porous-thermoelasticity with microtemperatures 

    Pamplona, Paulo Xavier; Muñoz Rivera, Jaime E.; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2012-10-15)
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    In this note we study the analyticity of the solutions to the one-dimensional porouselasticity problem with temperatures and microtemperatures when viscoelasticity and porous viscosity effects are also present. We show ...
  • Analyticity of solutions in type III thermoelastic plates 

    Liu, Zhuangyi; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2010-06-01)
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    In this paper, we consider the system of equations that governs the evolution of the homogeneous and isotropic prestressed type III thermoelastic plates. We prove that the semigroup that generates the solutions to this ...
  • Analyticity of solutions in type III thermoelastic plates [republished article] 

    Liu, Zhuangyi; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2010-08-01)
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    In this paper, we consider the system of equations that governs the evolution of the homogeneous and isotropic prestressed type III thermoelastic plates. We prove that the semigroup that generates the solutions to this ...
  • A note on a non-standard problem for an equation with a delay term 

    Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2010-07-01)
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    In this note we investigate the continuous dependence of the solutions for a theory of heat conduction with a delay term. We use energy arguments to obtain the continuous dependence results and spectral arguments to prove ...
  • A note on the two temperature theory with dual-phase-lag delay: some exact solutions 

    Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón; Jordan, P.M. (Elsevier, 2009-10)
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    In this note we present exact solutions of two initial-boundary value problems (IBVP)s in the setting of a recently-introduced theory of heat conduction, wherein the two temperature theory of the late 1960s is merged ...
  • Applications of discrete-event simulation to reliability and availability assesment in civil engineering structures 

    Juan Pérez, Angel Alejandro; Monteforte, A.; Ferrer Biosca, Alberto; Serrat Piè, Carles; Faulín, Javier (2009)
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    This paper discusses the convenience of predicting, quantitatively, time-dependent reliability and availability levels asso-ciated with most building or civil engineering structures. Then, the paper reviews different ...
  • A probabilistic concept of accessibility for access structures 

    Amer Ramon, Rafael; Giménez Pradales, José Miguel; Magaña Nieto, Antonio (2008-06-13)
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    In this paper we introduce the concept of weighted accessibility for access structures. In some sense, it represents a measure of how difficult or how easy is to recover the secret. We give also a numerical measure of ...
  • A simulation-based algorithm to predict time-dependent structural realiability 

    Juan Pérez, Juan Alejandro (2008-11-19)
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  • Clasificación de variables y reconciliación de datos en ingeniería de procesos 

    Lozano, Miguel A.; Remiro, Jesús A. (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2002)
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    Las medidas de proceso de las plantas térmicas se utilizan para tareas de control, evaluación de rendimientos, optimización de la operación, etc. Frecuentemente se dispone de más medidas que las necesarias. La reconciliación ...
  • Códigos convolucionales con propiedades predicibles correctoras de errores 

    Miravet Comellas, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010-01-27)
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  • Continuous dependence on initial geometry in linear elastodynamics on a half cylinder 

    Knops, R.J.; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (Elsevier, 2009)
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    Continuous dependence on the initial time geometry is established for the mean-square integral of the displacement in a linear inhomogeneous anisotropic elastic semi-infinite cylinder in motion subject to a prescribed ...
  • Cropping Euler factors of modular L-functions 

    González Rovira, Josep; Jiménez Urroz, Jorge; Lario Loyo, Joan Carles (2013-09)
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    According to the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjectures, if A/Q is an abelian variety, then its L-function must capture a substantial part of the properties of A. The smallest number field L where A has all its endomorphisms ...
  • Energy decay rate of a mixed type II and type III thermoelastic system 

    Liu, Zhuangyi; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2010-11-01)
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    In this paper, we study the energy decay rate for a mixed type II and type III thermoelastic system. The system consist of a wave equation and a heat equation of type II in another part of the domain, coupled in certain ...
  • Existence, uniqueness and convergence of the regularized primal-dual central path 

    Castro Pérez, Jordi; Cuesta Andrea, Jordi (2010-09)
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    In a recent work [J. Castro, J. Cuesta, Quadratic regularizations in an interior-point method for primal block-angular problems, Mathematical Programming, in press (doi:10.1007/s10107-010-0341-2)] the authors improved one ...
  • Exponential decay in a thermoelastic mixture of solids 

    Alves, M.S.; Muñoz Rivera, Jaime E.; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (Elsevier, 2009-04)
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    In this paper, we investigate the asymptotic behaviour of solutions to the initial boundary value problem for a one-dimensional mixture of thermoelastic solids. Our main result is to establish a necessary and sufficient ...
  • Hölder stability in type III thermoelastodynamics 

    Leseduarte Milán, María Carme; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (2014-10)
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    This note is concerned with the linear (and linearized) Type III thermoelastodynamic theory proposed by Green and Naghdi. We here assume that the mass density is positive and the thermal conductivity tensor is positive ...