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    • Cost-benefit analysis of smart structures 

      Llorens García, Ariadna; Martí Colom, Pau; Ruiz Gorrindo, Félix (Academic Star Publishing Company, 2020)
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      Smart structure is defined as structure equipped with sensors (especially continuous and composed of fiber optic), so that it is able of transmitting data of interest about its state of health (deformations, cracks, ...
    • ADBSat: Verification and validation of a novel panel method for quick aerodynamic analysis of satellites 

      Sinpetru, Luciana A.; Crisp, Nicholas H.; Roberts, Peter C.E; Sulliotti-Linner, Valeria; Hanessian, Virginia; Herdrichd, Georg H.; Romano, Francesco; García-Almiñana, Daniel; Rodríguez Donaire, Silvia (2022-06)
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      We present the validation of ADBSat, a novel implementation of the panel method including a fast pseudo-shading algorithm, that can quickly and accurately determine the forces and torques on satellites in free-molecular ...
    • Development and analysis of novel mission scenarios based on Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion (ABEP) 

      Vaidya, Shreepali Sanjay; Traub, Constantin; Romano, Francesco; Rodríguez Donaire, Silvia; García-Almiñana, Daniel; Sureda Anfres, Miquel; García Berenguer, Marina (2022-03-21)
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      Operating satellites in Very Low Earth Orbit (VLEO) benefit the already expanding New Space industry in applications including Earth Observation and beyond. However, long-term operations at such low altitudes require ...
    • Walk-IT: an open-source modular low-cost smart rollator 

      Fernández Carmona, Manuel; Ballesteros Gómez, Joaquín; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Parra Llanas, Xavier; Urdiales García, Cristina; Gómez de Gabriel, Jesús Manuel (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-03-01)
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      Rollators are widely used in clinical rehabilitation for gait assessment, but gait analysis usually requires a great deal of expertise and focus from medical staff. Smart rollators can capture gait parameters autonomously ...
    • Methodology for integrated multicriteria decision-making with uncertainty: Extending the compromise ranking method for uncertain evaluation of alternatives 

      Juanpera Gallel, Marc; Domenech Léga, Bruno; Ferrer Martí, Laia; García Villoria, Alberto; Pastor Moreno, Rafael (2021-08)
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      Making a decision usually means selecting one from different alternatives to solve a problem according to a set of criteria. Multicriteria analysis usually offers a quantitative approach to ease decision-making by ranking ...
    • Literature review on the effect of balanced scorecard on employee wellbeing 

      Torrents Arévalo, Juan Antonio; Vilajosana Crusells, Jordi; Cignitas, Ceren Peri (2022-02-23)
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      Employee well-being is an important key area of human resource development (HRD), such as performance measurement, employee productivity, employee development, and motivation. Employees are a key element in realizing the ...
    • Key factor: particularization model for TPM deployment 

      Torrell Martínez, Francesca; Cuatrecasas Arbós, Lluís; Olivella Nadal, Jordi (2021-10-14)
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      TPM (Total Productive Maintenance), which is part of the Lean Management philosophy, aims to increase the company's productivity by reducing efficiency losses during manufacturing. TPM allows organizations to know the real ...
    • Higher education systems and regional economic development in Europe: a combined approach 

      Bertoletti, Alice; Berbegal Mirabent, Jasmina; Agasisti, Tommaso (2022)
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      This study deals with the analysis of regional economic development in Europe. Specifically, it examines the extent to which the performance and characteristics of higher education systems (HESs) influence regional economic ...
    • An integrated connection planning and passenger allocation model for low-cost carriers 

      Birolini, Sebastian; Besana, Emanuele; Cattaneo, Mattia; Redondi, Renato; Sallán Leyes, José María (2022-03)
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      The aviation industry has recently experienced a fast move toward the hybridization of airline business models. This has remarkably affected airline network structures, moving from a neat contraposition between hub-and-spoke ...
    • Key activities for successful ventures scaling up 

      Nieto Cubero, Javier; Consolación Segura, Carolina María (2020-12-01)
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      The generation of new business models and the renewal of competencies are crucial for mature companies’ survival in the long term. Corporate venturing is a recognized mechanism to ensure balancing exploration and exploitation ...
    • University technology transfer: what it is and how to do it 

      Berbegal Mirabent, Jasmina (2021)
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    • Informe sobre clasificación de alimentos: el concepto “ultraprocesados” 

      Carretero, Carmen; Clotet, Ramon; Colomer Xena, Yvonne (2021-01)
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      La población mundial crece con la tendencia a concentrarse en las zonas urbanas. Disponer de alimentos para todos y de una correcta información sobre nutrientes y dieta, está incluido en el alcance global de los Objetivos ...