Recent Submissions

  • A semi-parametric joint model for two sequential times to events and one longitudinal covariate 

    Serrat Piè, Carles; Abel Huertas, Jaime; Gómez Melis, Guadalupe (2012)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    The present work proposes a joint model for two sequential times to events together with longitudinal information, as an extension of the joint model by Wolfsohn and Tsiatis (1997) for one time to event and one longitudinal ...
  • Smart meters tackling energy poverty mitigation: uses, risks and approaches 

    Canals Casals, Lluc; Tirado Herrero, Sergio; Barbero, Mattia; Corchero García, Cristina (2020)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Big data analysis is becoming an increasing field of interest for research to analyse, identify and predict final user’s behaviour. For this reason, in the energy sector, smart metering is generally used to find new business ...
  • Using a stabilized Benders algorithm for cell suppression 

    Baena Mirabete, Daniel; Castro Pérez, Jordi; Frangioni, Antonio (John Wiley & sons, 2019)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The cell suppression problem (CSP) is one of the most widely applied post-tabular protection methods for tabular data. Given a set of sensitive cells to be protected, its aim is to find set of additional cells whose removal ...
  • Evaluation of the end-of-life of electric vehicles according to the state-of-health 

    Canals Casals, Lluc; Rodriguez, Marta; Corchero García, Cristina; Carrillo, Rafael E. (2019)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    As a result of monitoring thousands of electric vehicle charges around Europe, this study builds statistical distributions that model the amount of energy necessary for trips between charges, showing that most of trips are ...
  • 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
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    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, ...
  • Overview of the regulation on aggregator agents in Europe 

    Barbero, Mattia; Igualada González, Lucía; Corchero García, Cristina (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Demand Response (DR) mechanisms promise to increase competition in the electricity sector and grid's reliability. Balancing and ancillary services could be offered by consumers for frequency balances but a new actor is ...
  • 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
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    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
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    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 ...
  • Flexibilidad energética en barrio de edificios residenciales mediante la activación de la masa térmica. Resultados experimentales en un entorno semi-virtual 

    Salom, Jaume; Taddeo, Paolo; Canals Casals, Lluc; Bellanco, Ivan; Corchero García, Cristina (2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    En los próximos años los edificios se convertirán en productores y consumidores de energía al mismo tiempo. Por esta razón, la gestión de la demanda a nivel de edificio y a nivel de barrio a través de un agregador independiente ...
  • Reversible-Jump MCMC for Likelihood-Based Finite Mixture Models for Ordinal Data 

    Fernández Martínez, Daniel (American Statistical Association, 2016)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Many of the methods which deal with the reduction of dimensionality in matrices of data are based on mathematical techniques such as distance-based algorithms or matrix decomposition and eigen values. In general, it is not ...
  • 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 ...
  • The role of intelligent decision support systems in sustainability: an end-user experience 

    Gibert, Karina; Sànchez-Marrè, Miquel; Jadoon, Muhammad Awais; Grabiec, Natalia; Lovagnini, Greta; Perriard, Arnaud; Sharma, Sumit; Wargocki, Piotr (2019)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The paper presents a preliminary analysis of some intelligent decision support systems for sustainability from the point of view of the end user experience, by comparing up to four available systems. The role that these ...

View more