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  • Evaluation of low-cost angular measuring sensors 

    Komarizadehasl, Seyedmilad; Mobaraki, Behnam; Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Turmo Coderque, José (2020)
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    One of the main issues for performing Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) is the high cost of metering devices. In order to make it applicable to the conventional structures with low defined budgets, low-cost sensors have ...
  • Detailed evaluation of low-cost ranging sensors for structural health monitoring applications 

    Komarizadehasl, Seyedmilad; Mobaraki, Behnam; Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Turmo Coderque, José (2020)
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    To evaluate the safety of structures, choosing a proper maintains protocol to assess the performance/ workability of the structures in the future, Structural health monitoring (SHM) applications are required. The SHM ...
  • Effects of tensile stresses on punching shear strength of RC slabs 

    Fernández Sánchez, Pablo Gonzalo; Marí Bernat, Antonio Ricardo; Oller Ibars, Eva; Domingo Tarancón, Magí (Editorial Club Universitario, 2019)
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    RC slabs can be subjected to transverse loads and tensile in-plane forces, as it occurs in top slabs of continuous bridges under negative moments. Tensile forces can reduce the shear or punching capacity of the slab, aspect ...
  • Static structural health monitoring and automated data analysis procedures applied to the diagnosis of a complex medieval masonry monastery 

    Makoond, Nirvan Chandra; Pelà, Luca; Molins i Borrell, Climent; Roca Fabregat, Pedro (2020)
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    Static structural health monitoring (SHM), aimed at the continuous measurement of slow-varying parameters over a long period, has been proved to be a powerful tool to support the diagnosis of masonry heritage structures. ...
  • Campaña experimental de un forjado de hormigón reforzado con fibras a escala real 

    Aidarov, Stanislav; Sánchez, Ángel; Mena Sebastià, Francisco; Fuente Antequera, Albert de la (Fundació Privada Institut d'Estudis Estructurals, 2019)
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    En los últimos años, el uso de hormigón reforzado con fibras de acero (HRFA) se ha incrementado significativamente debido a su aceptación como material estructural en varios países. Esta aceptación y la necesidad de ...
  • Hormigones autocompactantes reforzados con fibras para aplicaciones con alta responsabilidad estructural: campaña experimental en laboratorio 

    Mena Sebastià, Francisco; Aidarov, Stanislav; Fuente Antequera, Albert de la (Fundació Privada Institut d'Estudis Estructurals, 2019)
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    El desarrollo de fibras de acero con mayores prestaciones mecánicas ha abierto la posibilidad de sustituir total o parcialmente el armado tradicional en elementos estructurales con elevadas solicitaciones, tales como los ...
  • Optimización del control de calidad para hormigón con fibras mediante el ensayo Barcelona y el método inductivo 

    Galeote Moreno, Eduardo; Fuente Antequera, Albert de la; Aguado de Cea, Antonio (Fundació Privada Institut d'Estudis Estructurals, 2019)
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    El ensayo de flexotracción a tres puntos es uno de los métodos más empleados en la caracterización de la resistencia residual y el control de calidad del hormigón reforzado con fibras (HRF). Sin embargo, la elevada ...
  • Simulación numérica de forjado de hormigón reforzado con fibras 

    Nogales Arroyo, Alejandro; Fuente Antequera, Albert de la (Fundació Privada Institut d'Estudis Estructurals, 2020)
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    El creciente uso del Hormigón Reforzado con Fibras (HRF) y las mejoras de sus propiedades mecánicas están conduciendo a la expansión del rango de aplicación estructural. En particular, el uso del HRF en forjados de losa ...
  • WindCrete fatigue verification 

    Trubat Casal, Pau; Bairán García, Jesús Miguel; Yagüe Martín, Adrián; Molins i Borrell, Climent (ASME PRESS, 2019)
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    WindCrete is an offshore concrete spar type platform for Wind Turbines developed at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya – BarcelonaTech. The main characteristics of the platform are its monolithic configuration and the ...
  • An environmental study of the use of steel slag aggregate in gabion cages 

    Otegui Alday, Miren Karmele; Richter, Tanya; Aponte Hernández, Diego Fernando; Barra Bizinotto, Marilda (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM), 2018)
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    Sustainable building and development is a growing tendency in modern day construction projects. Optimizing the use of raw materials and minimizing the environmental impact are becoming important factors in project design. ...
  • Infrastructure, innovation and industry as solutions for breaking inequality vicious cycles 

    Josa i Culleré, Irene; Aguado de Cea, Antonio (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2019)
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    Currently, poverty and inequality are crucial social issues around the world. They demand objective evaluations with the purpose of defining policies and prioritizing actions. Most of the times the most important problem ...
  • Validation of numerical models of the offshore wind turbine from the alpha ventus wind farm against full-scale measurements within OC5 Phase III 

    Popko, Wojciech; Robertson, Amy; Jonkman, Jason; Molins i Borrell, Climent; Trubat Casal, Pau (American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2019)
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    The main objective of the Offshore Code Comparison Collaboration Continuation, with Correlation (OC5) project is validation of aero-hydro-servo-elastic simulation tools for offshore wind turbines (OWTs) through comparison ...

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