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    • Acoustic metamaterials with controllable transmission: from complete sound attenuation to a transparent state 

      Enrique Feliu, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-04-24)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      This project deals with the design and analysis of sound scattering in acoustic metamaterials with the aim to realize a controllable transmission response. First, a so-called stealth acoustic metamaterial is studied. This ...
    • An IoT sensor framework for smart offices 

      Alet Barcons, Bernat (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-02-03)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
    • Computational efficiency of explicit integration schemes in crystal plasticity 

      Vázquez Quintana, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-11-15)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      This project is based on the study of computational efficiency in crystal plasticity, so first, as an introduction, aspects that help to understand and serve as preliminary knowledge of crystal plasticity are discussed. ...
    • Cooperative distributed pick and place algorithm for mobile manipulators with camera feedback 

      Capo Fuster, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-09-10)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      The main goal of this research is to perform a pick and place task done by several mobile robots equipped with a robotic arm by using a distributed algorithm and a formation control law for keeping the shape. Nowadays, the ...
    • Design of a monitoring system for distributed data processing pipelines : ECiDA platform monitoring 

      García Dachary, Ignacio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-10-03)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      Distributed data processing pipelines allow businesses to reduce the time needed to get models in production, fostering accelerated innovation and breakthroughs in many fields. Monitoring is crucial for ensuring the health ...
    • Mechanical design of the Ocean Grazer's floater blanket 

      Vidal I Mauricio, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-10-03)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen / Ocean Grazer
      Nowadays, global warming is in the order of the day, as the majority of the countries are experiencing heat waves and other insalubrious atmospheric phenomena continuously. Some countries in Europe, such as United Kingdom, ...
    • Performing a piece collecting task with a Q-Learning agent 

      Casado Robert, Guillem (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-09-10)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      Since the early days of Artificial Intelligence (AI), researchers have tried to design intelligent machines capable of performing specific tasks with few instructions. In the 1950s, Machine Learning (ML) appeared and ...
    • Storage of thermal energy for reuse, urban agriculture & provide LNG vehicles 

      Bernà i Mascort, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, 2013)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      Osaka Gas Co., Ltd., was asking for a novel thermal storage technique, or material. This should meet the requirements of: Having a thermal storage density of 400 KJ/L, and be usable in the temperature range from 0 to 150 ...
    • Stresses and deformation analysis of the storage system structure of the Ocean Grazer 

      Altarriba Subirana, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-04-24)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      The global warming of the planet, mainly due to the excessive use of fossil fuels, and the consequences that are related to this phenomenon have implied a substantial increase in the bet on cleaner and more sustainable ...
    • Techno-financial analysis of large-scale energy storage : Applied to solar powered green hydrogen production 

      Puyuelo Puyuelo, Marina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-09-20)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Ocean Grazer / Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      The transition towards a sustainable and decarbonized energy system has sparked interest in green hydrogen (GH) as a versatile and clean energy carrier, projected to constitute 12% of final energy consumption by 2050. GH, ...
    • Valoration of chicory pulp 

      Guijarro Izaguirre, Carmen (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-10-27)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
      Because of the growing concern about the disastrous impacts of using fossil fuels, biomass is currently one of the most popular forms of renewable energy. This project is focused on the Cosun plant in Roosendaal, which ...