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  • Three-dimensional analysis of penetration problems using G-PFEM 

    Monforte Vila, Lluís; Arroyo Alvarez de Toledo, Marcos; Gens Solé, Antonio; Carbonell Puigbó, Josep Maria (CRC Press, 2018)
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    Numerical simulation of large displacement problems in geomechanics has attracted the interest of many researchers over the past decades. In many circumstances these problems can be treated as two dimensional: plane stress ...
  • Circular economy in practice: the fenix project 

    Ahlers, Reinhard; Aionesei, Cristian; Bianchin, Alvise; Birloaga, Ionela; Bonada Bo, Jordi; DeMichelis, Ida; Kopacek, Bernd; Koutretsos, Konstantinos; Lehne, Markus; Ntalaperas, Dimitris; Panou, Maria; Pantelopoulos, Stelios; Rosa, Paolo; Smyrnakis, George; Spiliotis, Aristotelis; Stanescu, Nicolae; Terzi, Sergio; Vegliò, Francesco (2018)
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    Circular economy is a concept even more exploited by governments and companies to share green principles. However, its real adoption at industrial level remains limited to either small-scaled pilot plants or appositely ...
  • Analysis and calibration of Ground Penetrating Radar shielded antennas 

    Rasol, M.; Pérez Gracia, María de la Vega; Santos Assunçao, Sonia (2018)
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    Ground-Penetrating Radar (GPR) is a non-destructive geophysical method applied in many civil engineering applications. The knowledge of the GPR antennas behavior is crucial to obtain accurate results and comprehensive data ...
  • Com les TIC poden ajudar a l'ensenyament de la història de la ciència 

    Pons Poblet, Josep Maria (2017)
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    L’objectiu de la present comunicació fora presentar, dins la temàtica de les TIC en la incorporació de la història de la ciència a l’ensenyament, com l’ús d’aquestes eines pot ajudar a mostrar a l’alumnat –acostumat sens ...
  • Investigation on repairs of aircraft composite structures made with various joining techniques 

    Pitta, Siddharth; Roure Fernández, Francisco; Crespo Artiaga, Daniel; Rojas Gregorio, José Ignacio (2018)
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    In the race for developing aircraft with lighter airframe, aiming at increasing aircraft payload and/or fuel efficiency, the shift from conventional metal structures to light-weight composite structures has attracted ...
  • Multi-objective design optimisation of stamping process for advanced high strength steels 

    Lee, Dong Seop; Pons Prats, Jordi; Espinoza Román, Héctor Gabriel; Fruitós Bickham, Óscar Alejandro; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (2012)
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    The paper investigates the multi-objective design optimisation of stamping process to control both the shape and quality of final Advanced High Strength Steels (AHSSs) in terms of springback and safety using Distributed ...
  • GPR building inspection: Examples of building structures assessed with Ground Penetrating Radar 

    Pérez Gracia, María de la Vega; Caselles Magallón, Josep Oriol; Clapés Boixader, Jaume; Santos Assunçao, Sonia (University of Edinburgh, 2017)
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    The GPR assessment of buildings depends on the structure or part of the building studied. In this paper, three different case study are presented, all of them about old buildings that need to be restored or modified. ...
  • Simulation of penetration problems in geomechanics 

    Gens Solé, Antonio; Arroyo Alvarez de Toledo, Marcos; Carbonell Puigbó, Josep Maria; Ciantia, Matteo Oryem; Monforte Vila, Lluís (2017)
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    The simulation of penetration problems in geomaterials is a challenging problem as it involves large deformations and displacements as well as strong non-linearities affecting material behaviour, geometry and contact ...
  • Modeling of surface wear by the particle finite element method: application to tunneling processes 

    Carbonell Puigbó, Josep Maria; Suárez Arroyo, Benjamín; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (2009)
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    This work introduces the advances in the Particle Finite Element Method (PFEM) for the modeling of contact and wear between solid materials. The PFEM is an original conjunction of solution strategies. The method has its ...
  • Development of a multimaterial additive manufacturing process for electronic devices 

    Muguruza Blanco, Asier; Bonada Bo, Jordi; Gómez Fernández, Agustín; Minguella Canela, Joaquim; fernandes, joana; Ramos, Francisco; Xuriguera Martin, Elena; Varea Espelt, Aida; Cirera Hernandez, Albert (2017)
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    In order to increase the versatility of additive manufacturing multimaterial processes, a hybrid system has been developed, which is capable of combin ing 3D printing technology by DLP (Digital Light Processing) with a two ...
  • Influence of exposure time on mechanical properties and photocuring conversion ratios for photosensitive materials used in additive manufacturing 

    Bonada Bo, Jordi; Muguruza Blanco, Asier; Fernández Francos, Xavier; Ramis Juan, Xavier (2017)
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    The influence of UV post - curing process on mechanical properties as well as photocuring conversion ratios is presented. An analytical model to determinate the conversion ratio for frontal polymerization is used t o define ...
  • Diseño y primeros resultados de tres ensayos de lanzamiento de bloques de roca para el estudio de la fragmentación 

    Gili Ripoll, José Antonio; Matas Casado, Gerard; Corominas Dulcet, Jordi; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Lantada Zarzosa, Maria de Las Nieves; Ruiz Carulla, Roger; Mavrouli, Olga; Buill Pozuelo, Felipe; Moya Sánchez, José; Prades Valls, Albert; Puig i Polo, Càrol; Martínez Bofill, Joan; Salo Salgado, Lluis (Centre Internacional de Mètodes Numèrics en Enginyeria (CIMNE), 2017)
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    RESUMENLa caída de bloques de roca sobre infraestructuras y zonas urbanizadas causa elevados daños y alguna víctima cada año en nuestro país. Los modelos de propagación existentes no tienen en cuenta la fragmentación durante ...

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