Recent Submissions

  • Estudio comparativo de índices de riesgo de fauna en aeropuertos 

    Culla Belmonte, Gerard (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-12)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  AENA / Minuartia
    In this paper it has been tried to give an answer to the problem of assessing the risk of bird strikes with airplanes at airports; at present what we are using to do it is the Index 10,000, which present some shortcomings ...
  • Sweeping-jet active flow control actuation effects on boundary layer separation on airfoil at ultralow Reynolds 

    Colitti García, Luciano; Mateu Lopez, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-13)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Airfoils incur large drag penalty and a drop of lift production when operated at high angles of attack. Active flow control has a potential for improving the aerodynamic efficiency of airfoils at off-design operating ...
  • Design and simulation of an amplifier fixture for a shaker for space vibration testing purposes 

    Trigo Romero, Alonso (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-13)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    The purpose of this thesis is to show the process of designing, simulating, and prototyping a tool used to adapt the features of a conventional vibration test equipment in order to qualify space components. Due to cost ...
  • Design, simulation and testing of a downforce-increasing car bodykit 

    Maceira Gallego, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-12)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The following project depicts the design of a car body kit and its consequent aerodynamic analysis on virtual wind tunnel using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software. The aim is to increase downforce as much as ...
  • Millora de les funcionalitats d'una eina per a la gamificació 

    Nogues Farres, Sergi; Flores Navarro, César; Singh, Lovejinder (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-08)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The development of this project has focused on the improvement and extension of an already existing one, based in the programming of a tool that allows to incorporate gamification in educational environments (the application ...
  • Mejora en el impacto y gestion de un aircraft on ground 

    Palomo Cobos, David Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-31)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    Covenantee:  Vueling Airlines
    The project deals with the consequences of an aircraft being stopped due to maintenance issues or being taken out of service due to failures, blows, limitations or other problems based on the author's experience working ...
  • Optimització del weight and balance a partir de la distribució de passatgers 

    Nou Buenaventura, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-30)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Vueling Airlines
    Twenty years ago, the first low-cost airlines in Spain appeared. The introduction of these companies called low cost in the Spanish territory have benefited us exponentially in the traffic of passengers. More specifically, ...
  • Optimización del servicio de atención a pasajeros con movilidad reducida en el aeropuerto de Barcelona-El Prat 

    Termes Serra, Jaume (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-31)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Aeroport de Barcelona
    The aim of this project is to optimize the management of the people with reduced mobility (PRM) service at Barcelona-El Prat airport. In order to achieve this objective, an algorithm has been created to simulate the operation ...
  • Automation control of a Point Merge arrival procedure at the airport of Barcelona El Prat 

    Pastor Benedicto, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-31)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Eurocontrol
    The main objective of this project is to design an automatic control system for a new RNP arrival procedure for aircraft at the Barcelona - El Prat airport proposed in a previous final degree project, considering the ...
  • Anàlisi quantitatiu de tòpics sobre el manteniment de les aeronaus basats en dades reals 

    Espuña Usán, Clàudia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-31)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    Covenantee:  Vueling Airlines
  • Phase codification optimization of a pulse radar 

    Martinez Torrebadella, Alexis (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-30)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    In this project, a study about Barker codes and poly-phase codes is done, with the goal to create a search engine, to find a poly-phase sequence with given parameters using Matlab. First of all, the basic concepts to ...
  • Modeling and implementation of Spacecraft Attitude disturbances and control systems in to a Satellite simulator 

    Rincon Ortiz, Juan David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-11)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    In this project is wanted to create an attitude simulator to see how nanosatellites (particularly 1U CubeSats that are 10 x 10 x 10 cm of size) behave in front of external torques and perturbations, for instance solar ...

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