Recent Submissions

  • Ecomateriales de aislamiento Térmico. Comportamiento higrotérmico 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Palumbo Fernández, Mariana; Giraldo Forero, María del Pilar (Plataforma Edificación Passivhaus, 2015)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    El sector de la edificación necesita de nuevos enfoques para un diseño energéticamente eficiente, que incluya no sólo la disminución de la transmitancia térmica de la envolvente del edificio, sino también la reducción de ...
  • Study of autogenous self-healing in different mortar formulations 

    Gutiérrez, Nohelia; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón (2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Autogenous self-healing of cement-based materials is a topic of current interest. This research evaluates autogenous self-healing in four types of mortars based on Portland Cement, one containing CEM II and the other 3 ...
  • Properties of ultra-high performance concrete made with granite cutting waste 

    Serrano López, Miguel; López Boadella, Iñigo; López Gayarre, Fernando; Suárez González, Jesús; López-Colina Pérez, Carlos; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente (Universidad de Córdoba, 2019)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Experimental study where the feasibility of using waste from granite quarries as a replacement for micronized quartz in the manufacture of UHPC has been analyzed. To carry out this study granite powder were characterized. ...
  • Fire in confined spaces: reality and numerical simulations 

    Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Lopez Moreno, Sergio; Romero Castro, Aldo Humberto (Atenea. Campus digital UPC, 2009)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Fire and smoke in enclosed spaces behave differently from those in open ones. Depending on scenario dimensions, fuel and ventilation, the fire passes through different stages after ignition. Together with the performance ...
  • Influence of gap junction dynamics on the stability of reentrant waves in cardiac tissue 

    Hawks, Claudia; Elorza Barbajero, Jorge; Echebarría Domínguez, Blas; Rodríguez Cantalapiedra, Inma; Peñaranda Ayllón, Angelina; Bragard, Jean (2016-01-01)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Constant conductances are often assumed when model- ing cardiac tissue. However experimental evidences have shown that gap junctions (GJ) actually connect adjacent cardiac myocytes. These GJ are complex proteins of ...
  • Construction wastes used for manufacturing RA-bricks 

    Aguilar Penagos, Armando; López, Alberto; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Rojas Valencia, María Neftalí (2017)
    Conference lecture
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    In the Mexican republic, around 33.600 tons of construction wastes are generated every day, Mexico City contributing for around 7.000 tons/day, with fewer than 1.000 tons/ day being sent to be recycled. This study ...
  • Elastic response and initial cost of rc buildings with diferent percentages of aggregate replacement by recycled concrete 

    Gómez Soberón, M. Consolación; Gómez Soberón, Luis Alberto; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente (2017)
    Conference lecture
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    In this paper, the analysis of simple models of five-storey buildings using recycled concrete as aggregate, with different configurations in plan (square and rectangular) and with regularity in height, are ...
  • Dynamic properties variation by irregular superstructure and substructure common bridges 

    Gómez Soberón, M. Consolación; Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente (Elsevier, 2017)
    Conference report
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    Irregular structures have a more-complex behavior that it is not always considered during their analysis and design. In some design codes, irregular condition is assumed by means of factors that modified the response of ...
  • Enhancing ecosystem services in cities through multifuncional rooftop gardens - Insights from a co-designed project in Barcelona, Spain 

    Bosch González, Montserrat; Langemeyer, Johannes; Calvo, Lidia; Abellán García, Ana Isabel; Baró, Francesc; Batalla, Mònica; Boleda Torrent, Martí; Guerrero, Vidal; Sanyé-Mengual, E. (2016)
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  • Montjuïc sandstone: petrophysical properties, decay and treatment 

    Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Gimeno Torrente, Domingo (2016)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Montjuic sandstone (from the near hill south of the downtown Barcelona) has been dominant, and practically only source of rock starting in the foundation of Colonia Barcino (15-10 a.C.) under Augustus in roman times ...
  • Estudio, diagnosis y caracterización de sistemas estructurales en un conjunto de edificios históricos de Skikda, Argelia 

    Albareda Valls, Albert; Maristany Carreras, Jordi; García Soto, Núria; Bosch González, Montserrat; Rosell Amigó, Juan Ramón (Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, 2016)
    Conference report
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    A partir de la colaboración mediante convenio entre el despacho de arquitectura de Barcelona AQUIDOS y el personal docente e investigador (PDI) de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), aprovechando la experiencia ...
  • Comparative by simulating the eventual waste generation of building indoor pavements construction 

    Gómez Soberón, José Manuel Vicente; Gómez Soberón, M. Consolación; Saldaña Márquez, Héctor; Gámez García, Diana C.; Arredondo Rea, Susana Paola; Corral Higuera, Ramón (2016)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The construction sector affects the environment through CO2 emissions generated by use of massive quantities of materials, energy, and waste during the construction and demolition process. Moreover, current technology ...

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