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  • Airspace complexity implementation for an Extended ATC Planner 

    Lentaigne Beneto, Nicolas-Eduardo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-08-28)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Sopra Steria
    This report describes the implementation of an airspace complexity server into the preindustrial prototype of the Extended ATC Planner. First, there is the description of the current ATC en-route control room situation, ...
  • Air traffic deconfliction using sum coloring 

    Duchamp, Vincent; Josefsson, Billy; Polishchuk, Tatiana; Polishchuk, Valentin; Sáez García, Raúl; Wiren, Richard (2019)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper studies strategic conflict resolution for air traffic based on sum coloring. We consider two application scenarios: manned and unmanned air traffic, with similar targets: to improve efficiency of operations and ...
  • Análisis del tiempo de vuelo programado vs. real en el par BCN-BRU 

    Medina Allue, Noelia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-30)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    Currently thousands of flights are delayed and cancelled daily. It is the main teaser of the airlines, because it implements unpredictable additional costs. It is also the main fear of passengers when it comes to taking a ...
  • Análisis, diseño e implementación de una herramienta para valorar el estrés producido por la inserción de drones en el espacio aéreo de un controlador 

    Mosquera Gallego, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-01-18)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    The research group ICARUS of the UPC has developed a simulation environment in which a ground station of a drone communicates with the usual work stations professional of the air traffic controllers and all related to a ...
  • Análisis y visualización de indicadores de la red de transporte aéreo en Europa 

    Mira Lluch, Javier; Lozano Castillo, Miriam (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-14)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    The main purpose of this project is to extract different visualizations of the air traffic network, at the present and in future, in Europe thanks to the creation of visualization tools and the computation of network ...
  • APACHE - Exploitation plan 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Netjasov, Fedja; Vidosavljevic, Andrija; Bujor, Andrada (2018-07-25)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This document is the Exploitation Plan of the APACHE project. Its purpose is to identify, describe and assesses the different exploitable results and foreground generated by the project. The APACHE project proposes a new ...
  • APACHE - Final project results report 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Agüi, Ignacio; Netjasov, Fedja; Pavlovic, Goran; Vidosavljevic, Andrija (2018-07-25)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This report summarises all the research activities performed by the APACHE project and highlights the main project outcomes and contributions. The APACHE Project proposes a new approach based on simulation, optimization ...
  • APACHE - Final report on communication and dissemination 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2018-07-25)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This document reviews the communication and dissemination plan for the APACHE Project and reports on the specific actions performed during whole duration of the Project (9 May 2016 to 8 May 2018). The success of these ...
  • APACHE - Functional requirements and specifications for the ATM performance assessment framework 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Camargo Forero, Leonardo; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Netjasov, Fedja; Mirkovic, Bojana; Pavlovic, Goran; Vidosavljevic, Andrija (2018-07-25)
    External research report
    Open Access
    The APACHE project proposes a new framework to assess European ATM (air traffic management) performance based on simulation, optimization and performance assessment tools that will be able to capture the complex interdependencies ...
  • APACHE - Report on the availability of the APACHE framework 

    Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Xu, Yan; Netjasov, Fedja; Pavlovic, Goran; Vidosavljevic, Andrija (2018-07-25)
    External research report
    Open Access
    The APACHE project proposes a new framework to assess European ATM (air traffic management) performance based on simulation, optimization and performance assessment tools that will be able to capture the complex interdependencies ...
  • APACHE - Results from simulations and analysis of results 

    Agüi, Ignacio; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Netjasov, Fedja; Pavlovic, Goran; Vidosavljevic, Andrija (2018-07-25)
    External research report
    Open Access
    This document presents the results from validation exercises of the APACHE Project. Its purpose is to identify, describe and assess the results generated by the different assessments and simulations carried out towards the ...
  • Architecture issues and challenges for the integration of RPAS in non-segregated airspace 

    Cuadrado Santolaria, Raúl; Royo Chic, Pablo; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Pérez Batlle, Marcos; Pastor Llorens, Enric (2013)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Despite the evolution of unmanned aircraft systems (UASs), the technological development on airframes, autopilots, communications and payload, is still limited by the absence of software standardization. Engineers face ...
  • Assessment of the North European free route airspace deployment 

    Nava Gaxiola, Cesar Antonio; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Royo Chic, Pablo; Pastor Llorens, Enric (2018-09-07)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Free Route Airspace is an operational concept for the modernization of the airspace, addressed to improving the efficiency of the flights. It also aims at the environmental friendly performance area by reducing the emissions ...
  • ATFM airborne delays without extra fuel consumption in wind conditions 

    Delgado Muñoz, Luis; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2012)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) regulations, such as ground holdings, are often canceled before their initially planned ending time. The ground delays impact on the cost of recovering part of the delay if the regulation ...
  • Automatic drone demand generation and evaluation 

    Herranz Bareas, Lluís Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-09-08)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    This project consists in building a drone traffic generator capable of spawning random operations in a country. This document provides the guidelines to generate the operations taking into account the existing regulation, ...
  • Automation Control of a Point Merge System at Palma de Mallorca Airport 

    Sabaté Rebollar, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-12)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The main objective of this project is to design an automation control system for a new arrival procedure at Palma de Mallorca airport, which is the Point Merge System (PMS). This new system, suggested by Cercle d’Economia ...
  • Comparison of various guidance strategies to achieve time constraints in optimal descents 

    Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Prats Menéndez, Xavier; Verhoeven, Ronald; Bussink, Frank; Heesbeen, Bart (2019-01-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Continuous Descent Operations (CDOs) have been subject of extensive research in the last decades. Even if proving successful in reducing the environmental impact [1], such operations suffer from a well-known drawback: the ...
  • Design and implementation of an ATS sector entry count computation program 

    González Bellart, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-09-13)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The main objective of this Bachelor Final Project is to design and implement a computation program in order to read the data of different flights (airplanes trajectories) and the configuration of the airspace (open sectors, ...
  • Design of a flight management system to support four-dimensional trajectories 

    Amaro Carmona, Manuel Angel; Rudinskas, Darius; Barrado Muxí, Cristina (2015-03-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    This paper presents the design and simulation of the functions of a flight Management System (FMS) in order to follow four-dimensional trajectories automatically. This is achieved by controlling the aircraft’s airspeed, ...
  • Despliegue de una torre de control remota 

    Garcia Alvarez, Raul (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06-21)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    This project starts from the need to implement a remote tower airport control within a medium / small size. All this is due to a long-term plan (2020) developed a Europe-wide initiative called SESAR, which will have to be ...