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    • A proposal to develop and assess professional skills in Engineering Final Year Projects 

      Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Climent Vilaró, Joan; Corbalán González, Julita; Fonseca Casas, Pau; García Almiñana, Jordi; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera (Tempus Publications, 2018-03)
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      In this paper we discuss the result of piloting a methodology for Engineering Final Year Projects (FYP) assessment that takes into consideration professional skills acquisition. The FYP is structured around three milestones; ...
    • Using simulation to estimate critical paths and survival functions in aircraft turnaround processes 

      Fonseca Casas, Pau; Guimarans Serrano, Daniel (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
      Conference report
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      In the context of aircraft turnaround processes, this paper illustrates how simulation can be used not only to analyze critical activities and paths, but also to generate the associated survival functions –thus providing ...
    • A heuristic method for a congested capacitated transit assignment model with strategies 

      Codina Sancho, Esteve; Rosell Camps, Francisca (2017-12)
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      Open Access
      This paper addresses the problem of solving the congested transit assignment problem with strict capacities. The model under consideration is the extension made by Cominetti and Correa (2001), for which the only solution ...
    • Using specification and description language for life cycle assesment in buildings 

      Fonseca Casas, Pau; Fonseca Casas, Antoni (2017-06-10)
      Article
      Open Access
      The definition of a Life Cycle Assesment (LCA) for a building or an urban area is a complex task due to the inherent complexity of all the elements that must be considered. Furthermore, a multidisciplinary approach is ...
    • SETL: A programmable semantic extract-transform-load framework for semantic data warehouses 

      Deb Nath, Rudra Pratap; Hose, Katja; Bach Pedersen, Torben; Romero Moral, Óscar (2017-08-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      In order to create better decisions for business analytics, organizations increasingly use external structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data in addition to the (mostly structured) internal data. Current ...
    • An integration-oriented ontology to govern evolution in big data ecosystems 

      Nadal Francesch, Sergi; Romero Moral, Óscar; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto; Vassiliadis, Panos; Vansummeren, Stijn (CEUR-WS.org, 2017)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Big Data architectures allow to flexibly store and process heterogeneous data, from multiple sources, in its original format. The structure of those data, commonly supplied by means of REST APIs, is continuously evolving, ...
    • Virtual mobility lab: a systemic approach to urban mobility challenges 

      Barceló Bugeda, Jaime; Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Ros Roca, Xavier (2018-01)
      Research report
      Open Access
    • Validation of Service Blueprint models by means of formal simulation techniques 

      Estañol Lamarca, Montserrat; Marcos, Esperanza; Oriol Hilari, Xavier; Pérez, Francisco J.; Teniente López, Ernest; Vara, Juan M. (Springer, 2017)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      As service design has gained interest in the last years, so has gained one of its primary tools: the Service Blueprint. In essence, a service blueprint is a graphical tool for the design of business models, specifically ...
    • Table identification and reconstruction in spreadsheets 

      Koci, Elvis; Thiele, Maik; Romero Moral, Óscar; Lehner, Wolfgang (Springer, 2017)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Spreadsheets are one of the most successful content generation tools, used in almost every enterprise to perform data transformation, visualization, and analysis. The high degree of freedom provided by these tools results ...
    • Big data management challenges in SUPERSEDE 

      Nadal Francesch, Sergi; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto; Romero Moral, Óscar; Varga, Jovan (CEUR-WS.org, 2017)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The H2020 SUPERSEDE (www.supersede.eu) project aims to support decision-making in the evolution and adaptation of software services and applications by exploiting end-user feedback and runtime data, with the overall goal ...
    • SM4MQ: a semantic model for multidimensional queries 

      Varga, Jovan; Dobrokhotova, Ekaterina; Romero Moral, Óscar; Bach Pedersen, Torben; Thomsen, Christian (Springer, 2017)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      On-Line Analytical Processing (OLAP) is a data analysis approach to support decision-making. On top of that, Exploratory OLAP is a novel initiative for the convergence of OLAP and the Semantic Web (SW) that enables the use ...
    • A visualization tool based on traffic simulation for the analysis and evaluation of smart city policies, innovative vehicles and mobility concepts 

      Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Serch, Oriol; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2017)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The CitScale tool is a software platform for visualizing, analyzing and comparing the impacts of smart city policies based on innovative mobility concepts in urban areas. It places emphasis on new automotive vehicles aimed ...