Recent Submissions

  • Data engineering for data science: two sides of the same coin 

    Romero Moral, Óscar; Wrembel, Robert (Springer, 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    A de facto technological standard of data science is based on notebooks (e.g., Jupyter), which provide an integrated environment to execute data workflows in different languages. However, from a data engineering point of ...
  • Meet-Up pilot: an inclusive program for students with autism spectrum disorder at UPC 

    Gracia Blanes, Mireia; Mampel Caballero, Sergi; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Vilalta, Montserrat; Josa i Culleré, Irene (International Association of Technology, Education and Development (IATED), 2019)
    Conference report
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    Meet-Up is an innovate pilot program for students enrolled at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). UPC is a Technical University that provides majors in the STEM (Science, Technology, ...
  • Barcelona virtual mobility Lab 

    Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Salmeron Moya, Juan; Recio Domènech, Gonzalo; Lorente García, Ester; Vázquez Giménez, Juan José (2018)
    Conference lecture
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    Los nuevos conceptos de movilidad sostenible están a la orden del día. Sin embargo, no hay una manera fácil de hacer realidad estas ideas, o de probar lo buenas que son como soluciones de movilidad (Montero et al., 2017, ...
  • Using GPS tracking data to validate route choice in OD trips within dense urban networks 

    Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Ros Roca, Xavier (2019)
    Conference report
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    There are presently several companies that provide processed or raw global positioning system (GPS) measurements generated by fleets of commercial vehicles, internet applications or automobile companies. The aim of this ...
  • Simulation of aerial supression tasks in wildfire events integrated with GisFIRE simulator 

    Figueras Jové, Jaume; Guasch Petit, Antonio; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2020)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Wildfire simulation tools focus on how fire spreads in the natural environment. Simulation of fire containment operations can provide managers with a tool that combine wildfire evolution with suppression operations. Combined ...
  • Transport analytic approaches to the dynamic origin-destination estimation problem 

    Ros Roca, Xavier; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Barceló Bugeda, Jaime (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Arquitectura de Computadors (AC), 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Dynamic traffic models require dynamic inputs, and one of the main inputs are the Dynamic Origin-Destinations (OD) matrices describing the variability over time of the trip patterns across the network. The Dynamic OD Matrix ...
  • A Survey on multimodal data stream mining for e-learner’s emotion recognition 

    Nandi, Arijit; Xhafa Xhafa, Fatos; Subirats, Laia; Fort, Santi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
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    Emotions play a crucial role in learning. To improve and optimize electronic learning (e-Learning) outcomes, many researchers have investigated the role of emotions. Also, researchers have come up with many approaches to ...
  • SETLBI: An integrated platform for semantic business intelligence 

    Deb Nath, Rudra Pratap; Hose, Katja; Bach Pedersen, Torben; Romero Moral, Óscar; Bhattacharjee, Amrit (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    With the growing popularity of Semantic Web technologies, more and more organizations natively manage data using Semantic Web standards, in particular RDF. This development gives rise to new requirements for Business ...
  • Multidimensional integration of RDF datasets 

    Behan, Jam Jahanzeb Khan; Romero Moral, Óscar; Zimányi, Esteban (Springer, 2019)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Data providers have been uploading RDF datasets on the web to aid researchers and analysts in finding insights. These datasets, made available by different data providers, contain common characteristics that enable their ...
  • A semantic model to fight social exclusion 

    Ortiz Santiago, Víctor Alejandro; Estañol Lamarca, Montserrat; Marinescu, Maria Cristina; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; Teniente López, Ernest; Rueda Palenzuela, Carmen (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    This work presents a semantic model meant to help with the identification and prediction of individuals at risk of social exclusion. The model is based on the self-sufficiency matrix, a tool that evaluates a person's ...
  • Simulation assessment of new generation navigation strategies 

    Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Recio Domènech, Gonzalo; Lorente García, Ester; Salmeron Moya, Juan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Probe vehicle (or connected car) data are becoming an important source of real-time travel information for a variety of intelligent transportation system applications. Since traditional sensors have significant installation ...
  • Graph BI & analytics: current state and future challenges 

    Ghrab, Amine; Romero Moral, Óscar; Jouili, Salim; Skhiri, Sabri (Springer, 2018)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    In an increasingly competitive market, making well-informed decisions requires the analysis of a wide range of heterogeneous, large and complex data. This paper focuses on the emerging field of graph warehousing. Graphs ...