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  • An insight on marketplace models: the case of Amazon and its seller's supply chains 

    Giuseppini, Elena (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-09)
    Master thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    This Master Thesis has the objective of investigating the way Amazon is disrupting the industry and the consequences for the seller’s supply chains. The topic is a very actual onesince everyone knows about Amazon but few ...
  • Assessment of a microcontroller for safety-critical avionics and automotive systems 

    Toscano, Lorenzo Giuseppe (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Nowadays, microcontrollers used in critical real-time embedded systems use mostly one core, but are being replaced with more powerful hardware platforms that implement multicore systems. Among the latter, it is possible ...
  • Attitude control of a solar sail 

    Vilchez Llamazares, Enol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-02-13)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    This study focuses to find the most beneficial control of attitude of a Solar Sail situated in the L1 Lagrange point. Several controls will be implemented in this work to find the most suitable one. From the most generic ...
  • Comparison of drop evaporation models on hot surface 

    González Esteve, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Politecnico di Milano, 2014)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    This project is a study of how a sessile drop evaporates on a hot surface. Some existing models of droplet evaporation are explained, understood, simulated and compared. This project also provides an expression of drop ...
  • Comparison of logistics market between Italy and Spain 

    González Quintero, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-03)
    Master thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
  • Conoscenza e prevenzione dei terremoti 

    Cuenca Núñez, Sira (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-06-16)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
  • Contratti di rete: una policy innovativa per la collaborazione tra imprese 

    Masclans Abelló, Aleix (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Politecnico di Milano, 2013)
    Bachelor thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Lo scopo di questa tesi1 è fornire un quadro dettagliato dello sviluppo dei contratti di rete in Lombardia. Verranno quindi analizzate, da un punto di vista qualitativo e quantitativo, le caratteristiche delle imprese ...
  • Definition of a reference dataset for life cycle consideration of refrigeration systems 

    Mas Méndez, Roger (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Politecnico di Milano, 2013)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    In recent decades society has increased its concern about environmental protection, in order to achieve the goal of sustainable development. However, there are several economic sectors like refrigeration industry, which ...
  • Development of a Business Plan for 3Bee 

    Rocafull Piqueras, Mariona (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
    Master thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
  • Direct optimization of three-dimensional, low-thrust space trajectories with variable path constraints 

    Batet Farre, Adria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-09-14)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Low-thrust propulsion systems are growing in popularity for both Earth orbiting satellites and scientific spacecraft on interplanetary missions. This is thanks to the ability of these systems of traveling during more time ...
  • Educational simulation-based toolbox for the industry 4.0 teaching lab 

    Petit Rojo, Oriol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-31)
    Master thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    In the very present moment, every fiber of the worldwide manufacturing fabric is under threat since we are in the midst of a perfect storm. This storm is the Industry 4.0 revolution that is and will be disrupting the ...
  • Employees relocation in reshoring operations: Effects on first & second host countries A descriptive study on European Manufacturing companies 

    Labrador Martinez, Ferran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-05-19)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Firms all over the world are starting to take advantage of the benefits of the globalisation. Trends in workforce reorganization and relocation have started to be in the big picture of worldwide firms in order to expand ...
  • Experimental analysis for peristalsis drag reduction technique 

    Rubio Serrano, Raul (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-02-25)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Most of the flows on our day basis are turbulent (airplane, cars, heat exchangers) so know its behavior has raised the interest of the industry. Compared to laminar flows turbulent ones have a higher skin-friction drag due ...
  • How to involve company's subsidiaries, leveraging on communication. A company case based on the A3 framework 

    Villarroya Marquina, Pablo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-05-19)
    Master thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    The A3 methodology is used to explain the reality of an Italian company – which we will call the group. Inorganic growth and non-integration have brought the firm to a point where it must be reconsidered how to continue ...
  • Implementation and comparison in local planners for Ackermann vehicles 

    Ferrer Sánchez, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
    Master thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Motion control plays an important role in autonomous navigation. It can be de ned as the compute of motion control inputs for a collision-free path tracking. To perform the motion control in path planning, a local planner ...
  • Innovation in Logistics 

    Puig Nogué, Alba (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Politecnico di Milano, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    The aim of this thesis is to review scientific literature on the topic of logistics innovation. In particular, the purpose of the work is to analyze what techniques and methods are actually introduced at companies to ...
  • Internet of things startups: state of the art and emerging trends 

    Cervera Teruel, Ignasi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-05-25)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Internet of Things offers nowadays a range of solutions that can have a very relevant impact in many applications and industries. Over the last years, a lot of new companies have emerged with the purpose of not only gaining ...
  • Laser cutting of wood: thermal model and empirical validation 

    Brescó Ferraz, Josep (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Politecnico di Milano, 2013)
    Bachelor thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    Laser cutting of metallic materials has been applied for many decades in industries because it is a process that has many advantages in processing materials: non-contact method, freedom of processing geometry, efficient ...
  • Maximum power point tracking algorithms performance comparison for photovoltaic systems under a wide range of dynamic partial shading condition 

    Guillen Lázaro, Pablo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-29)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    In the recent decades, the prolonged and increasing energy demand has caused a significant progress in the renewable energy enhancement and production. Photovoltaic (PV) energy is a fair option each time more considered ...
  • Modelling of contractility optimisationin organism locomotion 

    Bertolotti, Riccardo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06-19)
    Bachelor thesis
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    Covenantee:  Politecnico di Milano
    C elegans is a worm-like organism that moves due to a combination of neural sensors and motors, leading to a oscillatory mechanism between the dorsal and ventral side. the control of this motion and the parameters that ...