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  • Experiences using real time kinematic GPS positioning for erosion and hydrographic surveys in Doñana National Park (Spain) 

    Gili Ripoll, José Antonio; Ibáñez Martínez, Enric; Solís, J; Puig i Polo, Càrol; Buill Pozuelo, Felipe; López Bravo, Rogelio; Lantada, Nieves; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Corral Manuel de Villena, Ignacio de; González Lopez, Sergio (Instituto de Navegacion de España, 2021)
    Conference lecture
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    Last decade, real time kinematics (RTK) GPS methods have been developed with high productivity and good theoretical precision, enabling the coverage of wide areas. The main objective of this contribution is to ascertain ...
  • Determinación y validación de las cuencas hidrográficas de la Isla de Gran Canaria (Islas Canarias, España) 

    Betancor, Moises Martin; Menéndez, González I; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo (UNEX, 2003)
    Conference report
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    En el presente trabajo se plantea una metodología para la obtención y validación de dos elementos fundamentales en cualquier aplicación SIG hidrológica, que son las cuencas hidrográficas y los cursos de aguas o redes de ...
  • Las herramientas SIG en el análisis de vulnerabilidad y escenarios de riesgo sísmico 

    Lantada, Nieves; Pujades Beneit, Lluís; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro (UNEX, 2003)
    Conference report
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    An integrated GIS-based analysis (using ArcView GIS) is performed in order to estimate risk scenarios for EMS-98 seismic intensities in Barcelona (Spain), according to a methodology developed within the Risk-UE Project of ...
  • TLS- and inventory-based Magnitude – Frequency relationship for rockfall in Montserrat and Castellfollit de la Roca 

    Janeras Casanova, Marc; Pedraza Royo, Oriol; Lantada, Nieves; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Hantz, Didier; Palau, Joan (Chutes de Blocs Risques Rocheux Ouvrages de Protection, 2021)
    Conference lecture
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    Hazard scenarios are defined by a representative event of a certain magnitude, which corresponds to a frequency of occurrence or annual probability. In rockfall, scenario magnitude is identified by the total volume detached. ...
  • Influencia de los modelos 3D en la determinación de familias de discontinuidades en macizos rocosos 

    Buill Pozuelo, Felipe; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Ruiz Carulla, Roger; Lantada, Nieves (Departamento de Cultura y Política Lingüística del País Vasco, 2021)
    Conference report
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    El uso de técnicas geomáticas y modelos 3D del terreno en el estudio de riesgos naturales se ha incrementado notablemente en las últimas décadas. En este trabajo nos centramos en la caracterización de discontinuidades del ...
  • On the use of systems for tests on stainless steel members and frames aimed at interoperability 

    Chacón Flores, Rolando Antonio; Puig i Polo, Càrol; Real Saladrigas, Esther (2021)
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    An experimental development of systems for tests on stainless steel members and frames aimed at providing interoperability is presented. In the context of the project PINOX, tests on stainless steel members and frames have ...
  • Laboratory test to study the effect of comminution in rockfalls 

    Matas Casado, Gerard; Parra, E.; Lantada, Nieves; Gili Ripoll, José Antonio; Ruiz Carulla, Roger; Corominas Dulcet, Jordi; Moya Sánchez, José; Prades Valls, Albert; Buill Pozuelo, Felipe; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Puig i Polo, Càrol (2021)
    Conference lecture
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    Fragmentation in rockfalls reduces the size of the blocks and increases the number of fragments. It affects the runout and the impact energies, having implications in the associated hazard and therefore in the subsequent ...
  • Using several monitoring techniques to measure the rock mass deformation in the Montserrat Massif 

    Janeras Casanova, Marc; Jara Salvador, José Antonio; López Pacheco, Ferran; Marturiá Alavedra, Jordi; Royan, Manuel J.; Vilaplana Fernández, Joan Manuel; Aguasca Solé, Alberto; Fabregas Canovas, Francisco Javier; Cabranes, Fabián; Gili Ripoll, José Antonio (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2015)
    Conference lecture
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    Montserrat Mountain is located near Barcelona in Catalonia, at the north-east cornerof Spain, and its massif is formed by conglomerate interleaved by siltstone/sandstone withsteep slopes very prone to rock ...
  • Vegetation filtering using colour for monitoring applications from photogrammetric data 

    Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Prades Valls, Albert; Buill Pozuelo, Felipe (Scitepress, 2021)
    Conference lecture
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    Photogrammetry is one of the widest techniques used to monitor terrain changes which occur due to natural process and geological natural risk zones. In order to carry out terrain monitoring, it is necessary to eliminate ...
  • Effect of climate change on slope stability: a numerical analysis using predictions of the Catalan Pyrenees 

    Rodríguez, Stephania; Puig i Polo, Càrol; Lloret Morancho, Antonio; Vaunat, Jean; Hurlimann Ziegler, Marcel (International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), 2021)
    Conference report
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    The effect of climate change on soil loss processes in mountainous areas represents a current and critical problem. In this work, this issue is addressed through the analysis of the stability of different types of slopes ...
  • Effect of land cover and climate changes on rainfall-induced landslides: regional-scale modelling in the Val d’Aran (Pyrenees, Spain) 

    Hurlimann Ziegler, Marcel; Medina Iglesias, Vicente César de; Lloret Morancho, Antonio; Vaunat, Jean; Puig i Polo, Càrol; Moya Sánchez, José (International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), 2021)
    Conference report
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    The analysis of the impacts of future environmental changes on rainfall-induced landslides is of great importance. Recent studies have shown that these changes will affect the frequency and magnitude of shallow slides and ...
  • Adaptación de las titulaciones técnicas al EEES. El caso de arquitectura técnica en la EPSEB - UPC 

    Gaspar Fàbregas, Kàtia; Jordana Riba, Francisco de Paula; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Rodríguez Jordana, Juan (2014)
    Conference report
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    La armonización de los diferentes estudios universitarios en Europa y la creación del EEES ha supuesto un cambio de mentalidad en el diseño los nuevos planes de estudios y en la forma de contabilizar el proceso ¿enseñanza ...

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