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  • Desarrollo de nuevos hormigones de geopolímeros a partir de subproductos industriales activados alcalinamente 

    Martínez Mendoza, Alán (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    El presente documento es un trabajo de investigación para estudiantes de intercambio desarrollado en Barcelona, España. El principal objetivo de éste es el desarrollo de nuevos geopolímeros activados alcalinamente para uso ...
  • Road traffic open data in Sweden: Availability and commercial exploitation - A research study on the state of open transportation data in Sweden 

    Jönsson, Johan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    This chapter includes a description of how the study was conducted. In order to explore the possibilities for private companies to use open data, an extensive literature review was conducted. Furthermore, this helped to ...
  • Synchronization of complex-valued neural networks: A complete sliding mode control approach 

    Palo, Eugenia di (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Tutored research work
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
    Artificial neural networks (ANNs) are data-driven computing systems inspired by the dynamics and functionality of the human brain. A neural network can be represented as a complex system composed by a high number of ...
  • Analysis of Critical Factors for Lean Thinking Implementation 

    Antunes Carvalho, Raquel Maria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
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    In an increasingly competitive market, businesses must bet on the improvement of their manufacturing processes. Today's challenges for all businesses are to produce more with fewer resources, faster and more efficiently. ...
  • Analysis of Managerial Practices and Methodologies in Socio-Ethical Perspective for the Sustainability of Suply Chain 

    Barros Taveira, Andreia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Tutored research work
    Restricted access - author's decision
    In today's global world, the supply chain of our various products and services has come to play a crucial role in the efficiency of organizations, extending across multiple countries in every part of the world. The integration ...
  • Waste energy in the nordic countries: A case study 

    Scherman, John (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-01-28)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Renova
    The aim of this study is to find and understand different factors that contribute to Renova’s successful WtE initiative. The analysis focuses on contributional factors within the business model, value chain, culture, ...
  • Waste To Energy in Sweden - A Study of Sweden’s and Renova’s Operation 

    Avest, Anton; Scherman, John (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-01-28)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Renova
    This case study is built upon a literature review, studying Renova, and a semi-structured interview with a specialist at Renova followed by continuous e-mail contact. A qualitative research method has been chosen in order ...
  • Machine Learning For Financial Time Series Prediction: A Comparative Study On Stock Market Data 

    Jonsson, Eric; Deumic, Adnan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-01-28)
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    One of the most sought-after but equally complex and thus challenging areas in financial markets is the forecasting future prices. The complex- ity is due to the stochastic, noisy, and dynamically changing nature of a stock ...
  • Road traffic open data in Sweden: Availability and commercial exploitation - A research study on the state of open transportation data in Sweden 

    Shamoon, Sivan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-01-31)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    This chapter includes a description of how the study was conducted. In order to explore the possibilities for private companies to use open data, an extensive literature review was conducted. Furthermore, this helped to ...
  • Medical Applications of Materials Manufactured by the AM Process 

    Vieira Festas, João Filipe; Morais, Alexandra (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-02-07)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    The use of 3D printing for manufacturing parts has made it possible to produce components with complex geometries according to drawings made on the computer. 3D printing offers many advantages in the manufacture of polymers ...
  • Medical Applications of Materials Manufactured by the AM Process 

    Pereira Morais, Alexandra; Festas, Joao (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-02-07)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    The use of 3D printing for manufacturing parts has made it possible to produce components with complex geometries according to drawings made on the computer. 3D printing offers many advantages in the manufacture of polymers ...
  • Study of the feasibility of energy efficiency improvements in a residential building 

    Hajek, Jonathan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-13)
    Tutored research work
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Institut für Energiewirtschaft und Rationelle Energieanwendung
    It is often taken for granted, that retrofits of the thermal envelope, and investments in energy generating equipment are not only reducing the operational energy demand but are also economical beneficial. This study, which ...

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