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  • A computational system to monitor and control animal behaviour during perceptual tasks 

    Azizi, Rachid (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    In the neuroscience field the scientists aim to understand how the brain works. In order to study the brain mechanisms underlying behaviour and cognition, they perform standardized laboratory experiments with animal ...
  • Applicazioni di Industria 4.0 in Santex Spa. Interfacciamento Baan IV - Magazzino automatico 

    Garcia Falcò, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
  • Deployment of a low-cost digital platform for the monitoring of Santa María del Mar church in Barcelona 

    Borlenghi, Paolo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-14)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    Despite the growing need of protection for Cultural Heritage, many technological innovations are held back by the lack of affordable hardware. In this sense, Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) is a highly valuable tool ...
  • Discrete Partitioning and Coverage Control for Asynchronous Gossiping Robots 

    Tuzón Márquez, Luis (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-05-22)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    This thesis proposes distributed algorithms to automatically deploy a group of robotic agents and provide coverage of a discretized environment represented by a graph. The algorithms presented converge to a centroidal ...
  • Error propagation analysis in the processing of sar images for subsidence measuraments 

    Testolina, Paolo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    Every measurement of the physical world is affected by uncertainty, no matter how precise the available instruments are. In other words, a measure completely free of errors is not possible. Being able to quantify this ...
  • Esperimenti di un sistema di raffreddamento a film d’acqua per pannelli fotovoltaici 

    Montiel Claver, Joaquin (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Università degli Studi di Padova, 2013)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    Nei tempi attuali dove i combustibili stanno cominciando a sparire come fonte principale d’energia c’è bisogno di cominciare a usare le risorse rinnovabili. Per questo dobbiamo svilupparle bene prima di installare gli ...
  • Experimental Laboratory Tests Study of foams for vibration dampening in snowboards Fatigue tests on Mahindra J101 motorbike 

    Bach, Antoni (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Università degli Studi di Padova, 2013)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    This thesis is divided in two parts. The first part is a study comparing different foams and their future uses in the design of snowboards to dampen vibrations and shocks during snowboarding. The other part explains the ...
  • Experimental study on the influence of textile reinforcement on the structural response of reduced scale rammed earth buildings 

    Bonavita, Valentina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-14)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    Rammed earth is an ancient technique for building walls using natural raw materials such as earth, chalk, lime or gravel. It is a technique worldwide spread to a wide variety of countries and cultures. It has a revival in ...
  • Investigation on the strength of spandrels in masonry façades 

    Drygiannakis, Myronas (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-14)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    The study of the lateral strength of masonry façades and general walls with openings is of utmost importance for the verification of the seismic capacity of masonry buildings. Significant research effort has been recently ...
  • Modeling and simulation of smart buildings energy resources for energy management systems studies 

    Roig García, Luis (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-05-22)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    As the electrical energy production model is evolving from the traditional large capacity electrical power plants into distributed energy resources (DERs) that form smart grids and smart microgrids, having the capability ...
  • Numerical analysis of the reinforced arch method 

    Bonetto, Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-14)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    Masonry arches, vaults and domes are architectural elements diffusely present in a great part of the human construction heritage. Brought to its maximum magnificence from the Roman genius, and then spread all over the ...
  • Numerical simulation strategies for superadobe walls and arches 

    Rodríguez Jimeno, Sara (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-14)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    The superadobe is a construction technique that consists on building using bags filled with soil and adding barbwire between the courses. It is a simple, durable, sustainable, and affordable technique that has increased ...
  • Out-of-plane simulation of masonry structures using novel finite element techniques 

    Vlachakis, Georgios (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-14)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    The out-of-plane response is a complex and at the same time key aspect of the seismic vulnerability of masonry structures. It depends on several factors, some of which are the material properties, the quality of the ...
  • Sviluppo tecnologico su un impianto VRFB sperimentale di taglia industriale 

    Porteros Villar, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    Il lavoro di tesi si è svolto sull’impianto VRFB-IS, Vanadium Redox Flow Battery – Industrial Scale, all’interno del laboratorio di Energy Storage dell’Università degli Studi di Padova, e si compone di una parte numerica ...
  • Vulnerability assessment of masonry structures including uncertainty 

    Contrafatto, Francesca Romana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-20)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Università degli Studi di Padova
    Unreinforced masonry buildings represent a significant amount of the built heritage in the earthquakeprone regions. They were designed most of the times considering only gravity loads and they often present low ductility ...