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  • A Novel smart jacket for blood pressure measurement based in shape memory alloys 

    Monràs Álvarez, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-03)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Smart textiles with medical applications offer the possibility of continuous and non-invasively monitoring which benefit patients and doctors. To measure blood pressure in premature infants a miniature actuator that can ...
  • Application of intelligent materials to enhance SPAR floating offshore platforms stability 

    Rius Planas, Maria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    The following thesis presents a stability study of a floating wind turbine platform, composed by two concentric cylinders, for offshore application. The theoretical bases of the linear theory and the derivation of the ...
  • Behavior of NiTi wires for dampers and actuators in extreme conditions 

    Isalgué Buxeda, Antonio; Auguet Sangrá, Carlota E.; Grau, R.; Torra Ferré, Vicenç; Cinca i Luis, Núria; Fernández, J. (2015-09-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Shape memory alloys are considered smart materials because of their singular thermo-mechanical properties, due to a thermoelastic martensitic transformation, enabling possible uses as actuators (because of mechanical ...
  • Contribution to the generation of Ideas for the project “Smart Features and Connectivity” accomplished in Hilti headquarters. Internship report 

    Farrés Basso, Gerónimo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-01-12)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
  • Control d'un teixit calefactable amb una app d'iOS mitjançant Bluetooth Low Energy 

    Vila Calvo, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-07)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    El Projecte s'ha realitzat a l'empresa Cetemmsa i consisteix en el disseny d'un circuit electrònic de petites dimensions que permet controlar un teixit calefactable mitjançant un telèfon mòbil. El teixit calefactable s'escalfa ...
  • Developing of the smart textile for energy expenditure monitoring 

    Piedra, A.; Boqué, N; Fernández García, Raúl (2019)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
  • Effect of smart textile metamaterials on electromagnetic performance for wireless body area network systems 

    Moradi, Bahareh; Fernández García, Raúl; Gil Galí, Ignacio (2018-09-30)
    Article
    Open Access
    In this work, the utilization of different textile materials for manufacturing of metamaterial with the aim of controlling the signal propagation in smart textile applications is investigated. The performance of composite ...
  • Estudio de sensores textiles para su uso en bioinstrumentación 

    Martínez Estrada, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Durante el estudio se pretende realizar una recopilación de los diferentes sensores textiles, centrándose en los sensores de humedad, analizarlos y comprender las características más importantes de cada uno de los artículos ...
  • Estudio y simulación de una antena multibanda para textiles inteligentes 

    Martínez Reyes, Jimmy Arturo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-09)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    1) Disseny CAD del model de vehicle (es pot considerar la importació de models pre-establerts)2) Disseny d'una antena corresponent als estàndars anteriors.3) Simulació 3D de l'antena (diagrama de radiació, paràmetres ...
  • The SMA: an effective damper in civil engineering that smoothes oscillations 

    Torra Ferré, Vicenç; Isalgué Buxeda, Antonio; Auguet Sangrá, Carlota E.; Carreras, Guillem (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyers de Camins Canals i Ports de Barcelona, 2011-11-16)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    The properties of SMA (Shape Memory Alloys, that are smart materials) are associated to a first order phase transition named martensitic transformation that occurs between metastable phases: austenite and martensite. At ...
  • Vestidor Inteligente 

    Garcia de Paso Ventura, Juan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-02)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    La disminución del espacio de las casas, el aumento del consumo, los nuevos modelos de familia y la aparición de los productos inteligentes nos llevan a revisar el diseño de producto en el hogar. Nuevos usuarios y entornos ...