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  • 4D Continuous Descent Operations Supported by an Electronic Flight Bag 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Bendris, Bianca; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Montolio, Josep; Day, Brent; Lenz, Helge; Kohrs, Ralf (2016)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper describes a set of flight simulation experiments carried out with the DLR’s Generic Cockpit Simulator (GECO). A new concept named time and energy managed operations (TEMO), which aims to enable advanced four ...
  • Air Traffic Control (ATC) Management. 3D Visualization 

    Thani Awtaney, Manish (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-01-02)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    In this Bachelor Thesis, a software system has been developed for computers, which aims to renew current air traffic control systems by presenting a better user interface and show new ways of interaction and flights ...
  • Aprobación operacional de vuelo para un UAS 

    Herver Acosta, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-01-14)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Esta memoria describe las tareas realizadas con el objetivo de obtener una Autorización de Vuelo para una plataforma UAS (Unmanned Aircraft System) específica, propiedad del grupo de Investigación ICARUS de la UPC. Los ...
  • Bus aviónico de comunicación para simulador de cabina DC9 

    Paz Gomez, Francisco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-07-17)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    The aims of this project are the design of a communication bus that allows connection between a flight simulator and a real McDonnell Douglas DC9´s cockpit. This cockpit is located on the "Illa dels Banyols" High School ...
  • CoaX Flight Simulator in Webots 

    Font Calafell, Edgard (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Eidegenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Flight simulators are a powerful tool on the aeronautic industry because they provide an accurate prediction of what will happen if the same scenario is replicated on the reality. Furthermore, in the case of product in ...
  • DC-9: El sistema de precaución y avisos de emergencia 

    Bermejo Balson, Pablo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-01-30)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    This final career work has the aim to design a caution system and their emergency warnings of a DC-9, in such a way that is a part of a construction proyect of a flight simulator. The cockpit where is going to be installed ...
  • Diseño de una cabina de vuelo virtual 

    Simó Alonso, Maria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2006-02-23)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
  • Diseño de una interfaz de simulación de vuelo 

    Snider Fiñana, Rodrigo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Se presentan los procesos que se siguieron para la realización de una interfaz de simulación de vuelo. Se detallan las pruebas pre-diseño que se realizaron sobre hardware genérico, así como los diseños que se desarrollaron ...
  • Diseño de un panel de simulación de vuelo portátil 

    Ruiz Cifuentes, Daniel Ruben (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-02-13)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Flight simulators are very useful tools, that allows the training of new pilots, the improve of flight skills and the practice of emergency situations in a controlled environment. They are used in flight schools, aeronautical ...
  • Diseño e implementación del sistema de elevación vertical de un simulador de vuelo 

    Campón Lora, Francisco Manuel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-07-27)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Desde la obtención de un fuselaje C152 biplaza en el 2003 por el profesor Xavier Prats, muchos TFCs se han realizado respecto a lo que ahora es el simulador CESSNA de la escuela. Actualmente falta montar la columna principal ...
  • Disseny d’una aplicació de realitat virtual amb neuroautoregulació per a la detecció precoç de l’Alzheimer 

    Andrino Tapias, Ana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-03)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Actualment, més de 46 milions de persones pateixen Alzheimer, sent un dels majors desafiaments sanitaris actuals. Per això, la Fundació Pasqual Maragall està treballant en un programa de prevenció de l’Alzheimer en el ...
  • Disseny d'un simulador de vol A320 

    Ramírez Pérez, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2004-09-06)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    The aim of this project is to study the viability of two avionics simulation cockpits that are expected to be placed in an aeronautics laboratory in the near future: a lightweight simple-engine aircraft simulator with a ...
  • Educational simulation in practice: a teaching experience using a flight simulator 

    Ruiz Navarro, Sergio; Aguado Reyes, Carlos; Moreno Ortiz, Romualdo (OmniaScience, 2014-09)
    Article
    Open Access
    The use of appropriate Educational Simulation systems (software and hardware for learning purposes) may contribute to the application of the “Learning by Doing” (LbD) paradigm in classroom, thus helping the students to ...
  • Enabling dynamic parametric scans for UAS remote sensing missions 

    Royo Chic, Pablo; Pérez Batlle, Marcos; Cuadrado Santolaria, Raúl; Pastor Llorens, Enric (2014-05)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    This paper presents a methodology for performing dynamic and parametric scanning operations for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs) on remote sensing missions. Most UAS autopilots only support elemental waypoint-based guidance, ...
  • Human-in-the-loop performance assessment of optimized descents with time Constraints. Results from full motion flight simulation and a flight testing campaign 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Verhoeven, Ronald; Bussink, Frank (2017)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    TEMO (time and energy managed operations) is a new concept that aims to optimise continuous descent operations, while fulfilling with a very high accuracy controlled time of arrival (CTA) constraints at ...
  • Implementación de sistema de actuación del simulador CESNA 

    Quirós Álvarez, Pablo; Zurita Sierco, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-07-30)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
  • Implementación de sistema de mando del simulador CESNA 

    Ros Salvador, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-06-08)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
  • Improvement of Flight Test wing load measurements for A350 XWB 

    Medie Martinez, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / École Nationale de l’Aviation Civile, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    The measurement of the loads applied on the aircraft on flight is performed by means of calibration of the aircraft on ground. Within the scope of A350 XWB programme a study is currently performed to determine and correct ...
  • Integration of ground, airborne and linear holding for a cost-efficient network air traffic flow management 

    Xu, Yan; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Yang, Lei; Zhang, Honghai (2017)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents a method to integrate a cost-based linear holding (LH) practice, with the commonly seen ground and airborne holding, for the network air traf¿c ¿ow management (ATFM) problem. In this method, the performance ...
  • Masterdoc for Simulator Managers 

    Puente Tasias, Eduardo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-07-30)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    After my last year in Aeronautical engineering degree, I have done a six-month internship in the Airbus Flight and Integration Tests centre and more particularly, in the simulator operations and support service (EVAIS). I ...