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  • Explotaciones mineras en cuerpos celestes 

    Avram, Constantin Nelutu (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-09-15)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    This thesis focuses on the concept of space mining, analysing its current state and, subsequently, comparing it to land-based mining. Defining the negative impacts of traditional mining, such as environmental and social ...
  • Estudio y viabilidad de nuevas rutas aéreas entre España y Europa 

    Sacristan Valiente, Ivan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-09-14)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The first aim of this project is to study the possibility of creating new air routes between Spain and Europe, in addition to study existing routes that have not been fully exploited in order to add more frequency to them. ...
  • Orbit reconstruction using GNSS-derived state vectors 

    Martínez Galisteo, María (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-09-08)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The lower thermosphere (between 100 and 550 km of height) is known with lesser accuracy than desired. The use of spherical satellites to determine the density could result in a substantial improvement of the present ...
  • Estación de tierra autónoma para la recepción de imágenes de satélites NOAA 

    Pulido Serrano, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-09-14)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Polar meteorological satellites are one of the main environmental information sources about Earth and atmosphere, being capable to scan the entire globe. The ones of this type managed by the U.S. NOAA (National Oceanic and ...
  • On-Board Computer software and FlatSat testing for the 3Cat-4 CubeSat mission 

    Morea Font, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-09-13)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Last times technological breakthroughs allowed miniaturization of components and combined with the introduction of the CubeSat standard resulted in the creations of components without the need of platform customization. A ...
  • Blockchain for checked baggage tracking at airports 

    Cordon Dominguez, Meritxell (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-27)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Due to the large number of checked pieces of baggage that are mishandled from check-in until its final destination, measures such as IATA (International Air Transport Association) Resolution 753/30.53 have been created in ...
  • Design and implementation of a new prototype of quadrirotor drone controlled via 32 bits Arduino 

    Martínez Márquez, Jose (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-15)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Arduino is an open-source microcontroller programming platform at affordable cost. In this project the design and implementation of a controlled four-rotor drone using a microcontroller based on the new platforms 32-bit ...
  • Spirit of St. Louis: historia, desarrollo y modelaje 

    Gañán Gallardo, Rubén (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-16)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    This work is divided into two chapters. The first one deals with a theoretical, documented and technical part about the development of one of the most symbolic flights from the aviation point of view: the first non-stop ...
  • RPA implementation on Vueling check-in kiosk at Barcelona Airport with UiPath 

    Blanc Povill, Arnau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-01)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    The possibility to be able to face the growing demand of latest years in air transport can only be achieved by improving the efficiency of the airport system. The tool which has been helping human tasks to be done in a ...
  • Estudio de la viabilidad de las energías renovables en la aviación. 

    González Lecina, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-15)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Creating cleaner and more environmentally friendly aviation is a common goal in the fight against climate change. The main objective of this work is to study and analyse the main trends that exist today to reduce the ...
  • Aprendizaje de sistemas no tripulados basado en la construcción de un rover autónomo 

    Ruzafa Saceda, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-27)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    This project aims to solve a problem of the project of the elective subject UAS. In the first six weeks of the four-month period, the students have to build an autonomous rover, including the calibration of its¿ components ...
  • Desarrollo y pruebas de vuelo de UAS en entornos sin GPS 

    Borrell González, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-27)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The scope of this project is aimed on studying how UAS can navigate in GPS denied environments. In the first chapter, a research and study of the different existing systems will be performed in order to get in touch with ...

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