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  • Automatic crowdflow estimation enhanced by crowdsourcing 

    Ribera Prat, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-12)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    [ANGLÈS] Video surveillance systems are evolving from simple closed-circuit television (CCTV) towards intelligent systems capable of understanding the recorded scenes. This trend is accompanied by the widespread increase ...
  • Automatic detection of abnormal human events 

    Delgado Parra, Blanca (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-07-21)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    [ANGLÈS] Nowadays, video surveillance systems contain a large number of cameras. Hence, the continuous human monitoring of the video feeds becomes nearly an impossible task, specially if the events of interest are not ...
  • Blade performance analysis and design improvement of a small wind turbine for rural areas 

    Cabanillas Sánchez, Verónica (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-08)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    Electrification projects based on renewable energy technology have demonstrated to be suitable for providing electricity to rural communities. In the region of Cajamarca, Peru, a wind electrification project has been ...
  • Comparative LCA of stand-alone power systems applied to remote cell 

    Olmeda Noguera, Eduardo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-27)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    Remote cell towers need on-site power generation or stand-alone power systems for operation and, traditionally, diesel electric generators have been used as backup power systems in combination with renewable energies. ...
  • Design and Development of an Active Noise Control 

    Ventura Ripol, Lucas (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
  • Design and development of an analog synthesizer 

    Ferraté Cuartero, Gabriel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-01)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    The purpose of this project is to build a self-contained, fully analog keyboard syn- thesizer
  • Evaluating common sense using artificial intelligence systems 

    Ayats Marsal, Pere (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-05-05)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    Evaluating machine common sense using artificial intelligence systems building a model capable of solving a multiple choice quiz involving different kinds of questions such as predicate, entity, pronoun and discourse type ...
  • Feature extraction and classification on Time Series 

    Méndez Pérez, Miguel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-29)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    Time is involved in almost every scienti c eld one can think on. Observations of a phenomena are collected with the aim of study or explain its behavior. This collections lead to organized data called time series. Data ...
  • Ground target chasing with a unmanned aerial vehicle 

    Mas Montserrat, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-09)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    Ground target chasing systems using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles are increasingly used in aerial photography and film recording. In most of the cases GPS-based system is not useful and the use of computer vision is required. ...
  • Mobile phone based imaging system for selected tele-healthcare applications 

    Condominas Guàrdia, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-06)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    A mobile phone based telemedicine study is developed to see how feasible phone usage is in selected health care applications. The research is divided into three different objectives. The first objective is to compile the ...
  • Potential for electrical power generation using forest wood biomass in rural areas of Catalonia 

    González Juncà, Arnau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-05)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    Biomass is a renewable energy source that has been used for many years. However, its usage as an electricity source in Spain is not well developed due to many causes, among which highlights the lack of knowledge about ...
  • Study of the sustainability issues of food production using vertical fam methods in an urban environment within the state of Indiana 

    Mendez Perez, Victor (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Purdue University
    There are several problems around the globe related to water scarcity, energy shortages, deforestation and loss of fertile land, and food security. Climate change is making environmental and social issues arise. Issues ...