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  • A new morphodynamic instability associated with cross-shore transport in the nearshore 

    Falqués Serra, Albert; Ribas Prats, Francesca; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Puig i Polo, Càrol (2021-07-16)
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    The existing theory for shore-transverse rhythmic sand bars relies on morphodynamic instabilities involving the wave-driven longshore current and rip currents. Intriguingly, transverse finger bars are common on coasts with ...
  • Evolution and container traffic prediction of Yangtze River Delta multi-port system (2001-2017) 

    Feng, Hongxiang; Grifoll Colls, Manel; Zheng, Pengjun; Li, Song; Martín Mallofré, Agustí (2021-01-01)
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    This paper analyses the spatio-temporal evolution of Ningbo-Zhoushan port growing from a feeder port to a hub port finding the historical pathways followed by its expanding in terms of container throughput capacity and ...
  • Análisis numérico de Eco-composites con procedimientos de homogeneización 

    Barbu, Lucia Gratiela; Martínez García, Javier; Oller Martínez, Sergio Horacio (2020-01)
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    Los procedimientos de homogeneización han ido ganando cada vez más énfasis en el campo del análisis numérico de los materiales compuestos. Un procedimiento de homogenización se basa sobre la hipótesis de que existe un set ...
  • Visualization of container throughput evolution of the Yangtze River Delta multi-port system: the ternary diagram method 

    Feng, Hongxiang; Grifoll Colls, Manel; Yang, Zhongzhen; Zheng, Pengjun; Martín Mallofré, Agustí (2020-10-01)
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    The Yangtze River Delta (YRD) is the most developed area in China attracting global attention. Noting that the concentration ratio, Herfindahl-Hirschman index (also including Gini coefficient and Aitchison Distance) and ...
  • Global maritime surveillance and oceanic vessel traffic services: towards the e-navigation 

    Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Uyà Juncadella, Àfrica (2021-01-07)
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    Vessel traffic services (VTS) operators can control the movements of ships in localcoastal areas, and also have the technological ability to track vessels internationally,since all merchant vessels are currently equipped ...
  • El convenio sobre remoción de restos de Nairobi 2007: un análisis critico 

    Rodrigo de Larrucea, Jaime (ASOCIACIÓN VENEZOLANA DERECHO MARITIMO, 2020-11-18)
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    El Convenio de Nairobi sobre la remoción de restos de naufragio, aprobado el 18 mayo de 2007, y con entrada en vigor el 14 de abril 2015, fue adoptado por una conferencia internacional celebrada en Kenia 2007.
  • Alternative manoeuvres to reduce ship scour 

    Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Llull Marroig, Antoni Ignaci; Moncunill Marimon, Jorge; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier (Cambridge University Press, 2020-08-03)
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    Scouring and sedimentation effects on the seabed induced by ship propellers during ship manoeuvring near harbour structures affect both structure stability and ship manoeuvring capabilities. This contribution proposes ...
  • Bunshaft’s showcase1: Exploración sobre el edificio vitrina : Feria Mundial, 1939 

    Parga Vázquez, Andrea María (Universitat Politècnica de València, 2020-04-01)
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    El pabellón de Venezuela fue uno de los primeros proyectos de Gordon Bunshaft para Skidmore & Owings. Fue una gran vitrina, un lugar aireado, un rectángulo con paredes de vidrio. La exposición se ordenó entre el perímetro ...
  • A second-order semi-lagrangian particle finite element method for fluid flows 

    Colom Cobb, J.; García Espinosa, Julio; Serván Camas, Borja; Nadukandi, Prashanth (Springer, 2019-01-01)
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    In this paper, a second-order SL-PFEM scheme for solving the incompressible Navier–Stokes equations is presented. This scheme is based on the second-order velocity Verlet algorithm, which uses an explicit integration for ...
  • Estudio del potencial energético de las energías renovables y su impacto en el archipélago de las Perlas (Panamá). Primeras Aproximaciones 

    Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Martínez Parera, Andreu; López, Marilyn (2017-11)
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    The current situation of the inhabitants of the Las Perlas archipélago highlights the lack of energy resources in this area. The study of the energetic potential of renewable energies and their environmental impacts in the ...
  • L’impacte dels creuers a Barcelona 

    Ordás Jiménez, Santiago; Olivella Nadal, Jordi (2016-12-01)
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    El turisme de creuers, com qualsevol altra activitat de fet, té un impacte econòmic i un impacte ambiental. El debat sobre la seva importància en aquest cas necessita una valoració adequada d’aquests factors. S’inclouen ...
  • Damage assessment using modeling of large-scale confined masonry building 

    Escudero Torres, Cuauhtemoc; Oller Martínez, Sergio Horacio; Martínez García, Javier; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Dávalos Chargoy, César Emilio (American Society of Civil Engineers, 2018-12-01)
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    The seismic behavior of a representative medium-rise building of Mexico City has been evaluated using the capacity spectrum method. This method is widely used nowadays in the seismic assessment of buildings, since it allows ...

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