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    • Active-Arm Wheelchair: A Novel Approach in Hemiparesis Rehabilitation After Stroke 

      Sin Arumí, Pol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-08)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      TFG a Irvine (beques Balsells)
    • Analysis of Network Algorithms 

      Mamano Grande, Nil (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
    • Communication system for a tooth-mounted RF sensor used for continuous monitoring of nutrient intake 

      Zufía Mier, Pablo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-09-06)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      In this Thesis, the communication system of a wearable device that monitors the user’s diet is studied. Based in a novel RF metamaterial-based mouth sensor, different decisions have to be made concerning the system’s ...
    • Design and additive manufacturing of architected materials with non-linear mechanical response 

      Fabián Alfonso, Ricardo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / University of California, Irvine, 2013)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      Most structural systems are designed to operate in their elastic regime, resulting in a linear relationship between applied loads and resulting displacements. This behavior is easy to analyze but not necessarily optimal ...
    • Evaluating the impacts of start-up and clearance behaviors in a signalized network: A network fundamental diagram approach 

      Morales Fresquet, Adrià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-09-27)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      The objective of the present TFM is to analyze the performance of the Advisory Speed Limit (ASL), which is a control strategy, inside a city's signalized network grid using Newell's simplified car-following model with ...
    • Modeling of traffic instabilities and phantom jam: The LWR model with stochastic speed-density relation 

      Alcoba Corominas, Alicia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-09-27)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      This study will evaluate the real causes of phantom traffic jam by evaluating different continuous car-following models under different conditions. Finding the origins of these instabilities would lead to apply some control ...
    • Novel airplane roll mechanism implementation in a wind tunnel 

      Ventura Siches, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-09-25)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      According to recent research conducted by professor Haithem E. Taha and Ahmed M. Hasan, there is a loss in the control capabilities of the ailerons when flying at stall regime. Not only the sensitivity of this control ...
    • Novel airplane roll mechanism implementation in a wind tunnel 

      Ventura Siches, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-09-25)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      According to recent research conducted by professor Haithem E. Taha and Ahmed M. Hasan, there is a loss in the control capabilities of the ailerons when flying at stall regime. Not only the sensitivity of this control ...
    • Opportunistic Navigation with Iridium Next LEO Satellites 

      Acebes Cebrian, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-23)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      The concept of opportunistic navigation arises from the future demands that autonomous vehicles will require in order to navigate in a reliable and accurate way in GNSS-challenged environments. Specifically, GNSS signals ...
    • Optimal location of variable speed limit application areas in freeways 

      Martínez Josemaría, Irene (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-09-13)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      Variable speed limits (VSL) are an effective method for preventing, eliminating, or delaying the occurrence of capacity drop at active bottlenecks. Many studies are focused on feedback algorithms to adapt ...
    • Resource, recycling and waste challenges for storage resources in a 100% renewable economy 

      Tirado Creixell, Núria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-09-05)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      In this thesis, the battery storage needed for a 100% renewable economy was calculated. It was determined that the use of batteries as a worldwide energy storage solution is not viable. Other systems, such as power-to-gas, ...
    • Simulation of unsteady flow: dynamic stall on a pitching wing 

      Vescovi Pérez, Gonzalo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      La entrada en pérdida dinámica se ha estudiado utilizando CFD para el caso de un perfil NACA0012 3D haciendo un movimiento de cabeceo, a un número de Reynolds moderado. Los resultados se compararán con resultados experimentales. ...
    • Texture-Based brain tumor segmentation in MR images 

      Rodríguez Gálvez, Borja (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-08-02)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of California, Irvine
      In this thesis, we explored the idea of texture as a tumor segmentation approach in MR images. To deal with this, we extended the definition of the texture descriptors provided by Kovalev et al., co-occurrence matrices ...