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    • A framework for collaborative air traffic flow management minimizing costs for airspace users: Enabling trajectory options and flexible pre-tactical delay management 

      Xu, Yan; Dalmau Codina, Ramon; Melgosa Farrés, Marc; Villardi de Montlaur, Adeline de; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (2020-03-03)
      Article
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      This paper proposes a collaborative air traffic flow management (ATFM) framework, in the scope of trajectory based operations, aiming to improve the cost-efficiency for airspace users (AUs) when facing ATFM regulations. ...
    • A novel methodology to predict regulations using deep learning 

      Mas Pujol, Sergi; Salamí San Juan, Esther; Pastor Llorens, Enric (Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR), 2020)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The current air traffic control system tries to allocate as many flights as possible in a scenario that is expected to be time-efficient, cost-efficient, and safe. To guaranty these safety conditions, it is performed a ...
    • 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 ...
    • Air traffic management and systems IV: selected papers of the 6th ENRI International Workshop on ATM/CNS (EIWAC2019) - Analysis of weather impact on flight efficiency for Stockholm Arlanda airport arrivals 

      Lemetti, Anastasia; Polishchuk, Tatiana; Sáez García, Raúl; Prats Menéndez, Xavier (Springer, 2021-02-26)
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      Analysis of punctuality of airport arrivals, as well as identification of causes of the delays within transition airspace, is an important step in evaluating performance of the Terminal Maneuvering Area (TMA) Air Navigation ...
    • 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, ...
    • 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
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      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 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
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      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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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
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      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
      Open Access
      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
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      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 ...