Recent Submissions

  • Study of a simplified friction joint for the identification of the contact stiffness 

    Rodríguez Gauxachs, Irene (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-17)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Turbine blades normally use mechanical joints to attach themselves to turbine disks. In this kind of joints, contact problems are very common. They are called contact problems because they occur where two localized surfaces ...
  • Numerical Simulation of Gust Allevation System for Transport Aircraft 

    Ghionoiu Martínez, Cesare (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-04-14)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   Technische Universität Braunschweig
    Gust Alleviation (GA) represents a big research effort in the aviation industry in the late years. The recent implementation of new materials for structure with higher strength and reduced weight allows for a more ...
  • Guidance and control algorithms for UAV indoor applications 

    David Du Mutel De Pierrepont Franzetti, Iris (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-03-05)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   Politecnico di Torino
    The popularity of UAVs has increased during the last years due to the many applications in which such vehicles can get involved and yield benefits. Such uses often require specific behaviours and performances on the part ...
  • Introduction to Radio-frequency Identification (RFID) 

    Blázquez Fernández, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-10)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza im. S. Staszica w Krakowie
    This project presents the fundamental aspects of the RFID (Radio-frequency identifica-tion) technology used to establish wireless communications. The project focuses on thepassive mode of RFID, where the receiver does not ...
  • Mission control system for a moon analogue 

    Turrion San Pedro, Pablo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-08)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   European Space Agency
    Mission control systems (MCS) allow us to perform all the explained above. They are the foundations of any space mission. They give to the flight controllers the possibility of analyse all the telemetry sent by the spacecraft ...
  • Detect and visualize vulnerable systems using active vulnerability scans 

    Garralaga Alvarez, Mikel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-26)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften Hamburg
    Cyber Threat Intelligence helps organisations to improve their security and protect against threats and attacks. The main basis of CTI is the collection and management of information. However, it is really hard to manage ...
  • Aiding a SLAM system with an IMU sensor 

    Ibáñez Cuadal, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-03-29)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   Università degli studi di Roma "La Sapienza"
    This project consists of aid an existing SLAM system by developing and implementing a motion estimator based on the Inertial measurements of a VI-sensor in the SLAM pipeline. This entire project has been carried out at ...
  • Using Virtual Reality to increase technical performance during rowing workouts 

    Vivo Montero, Ricard (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-04-30)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet
    Technology is advancing rapidly in virtual reality (VR) and sensors, gathering feedback from our body and the environment we are interacting in. Combining the two technologies gives us the opportunity to create personalized ...
  • Tools for design of satellite constellations for meteor detection and reentry observation 

    Bertona, Juan Francisco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-12-13)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Airbus
    This thesis presents the necessity and advantages of using a constellation of satellites for the observation of meteors, and of spacecraft and debris reentry.\par For the purposes of evaluating the performance of such ...
  • Estudio técnico y operativo del desarrollo de una aeronave no tripulada para la limpieza en alturas 

    Ifkirne Hafid, Soufiane (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07-09)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    The technical and operational study that analyzes the viability of the use of drones in the field of cleaning, arises from an operational need of the company Serlim, which is dedicated to cleaning facades of buildings. The ...
  • Simulation and assessment of mixed slip deceleration ABS control strategy for an aircarft simplified landing gear 

    Fernández Sanz, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10-23)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   Politecnico di Milano
    In land based aircraft, wheel locking can be prevented by the usage of closed-loop anti- lock braking systems (ABS). Wheel deceleration and wheel longitudinal slip are usually considered as regulation for such systems. ...
  • Enrichissement de l'outillage de traces IRMA et création du décodeur ASTERIX 

    Farràs Espinal, Meritxell (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-28)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   Sopra Steria / École Nationale de l'Aviation Civile
    Day after day, the Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs) of the RADAR visualizations are being enhanced by improving their performances through updates and evolutions. Sometimes, the section toiling on maintaining the optimal ...

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