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  • The impact of electricity tariffs on optimal production scheduling 

    Fisco Compte, Pau; Bullich Massagué, Eduard; Domenech Léga, Bruno; Juanpera Gallel, Marc; Pastor Moreno, Rafael; Ranaboldo, Matteo (2023)
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    Energy costs can represent a large portion of the total production costs, and therefore, any changes in electricity tariffs can have a significant impact on profitability. This paper analyses how different types of electricity ...
  • Improving communication procedures by means of video-recorded proposals. 

    Aguilar Pérez, Marta; Olivella Nadal, Jordi (Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), 2023)
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    There is an agreement regarding the importance of communication in the promotion processes of all types of technical or entrepreneurial initiatives. Communication skills have to make it possible to obtain the maximum ...
  • El geoturismo, un turismo de calidad. 

    Luján Blanco, Itziar (2012)
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    En los últimos años ha experimentado cierto auge el término geoturismo, entendido como la incorporación del Patrimonio Geológico en todas sus vertientes, a la oferta turística de un determinado país o región.Cada vez ...
  • Work performance evaluation as a motivational approach for early-career self-management 

    Torres Torres, Francisco; Silvestre Bergés, Santiago; Llorens García, Ariadna; Elias Fusté, Antoni (Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), 2023)
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    This article presents the main characteristics of an academic experience based on the concept of "work performance evaluation", whose objective is to facilitate a smooth transition to the technological labor market. Its ...
  • Should teaching guides be used as indicators of gender dimension in a university degree? 

    Mas de les Valls Ortiz, Elisabet; Peña Carrera, Marta; Olmedo Torre, Noelia; Lusa García, Amaia (Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin), 2023)
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    In order to achieve a truly equality society, universities are making significant efforts towards gender mainstreaming. One of the main pillars of this approach is the implementation of a gender dimension in teaching. To ...
  • La Conceptualització del Metacampus d'Unite! 

    Alcober Segura, Jesús Ángel; Llorens García, Ariadna; Adam, Araceli; Oller Aubia, Mercè; Prat Farran, Joana d'Arc; Alier Forment, Marc (Publicacions URV, 2021)
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    L’Aliança Unite!, formada per set universitats tecnològiques europees, és una xarxa que estableix un nou model per a un campus interuniversitari europeu virtual i físic, de col·laboració estreta, mitjançant mobilitat física ...
  • Investment planning in multi-vector energy systems: definition of key performance indicators 

    Hoffmann, Martha; Puranik, Sanket; Juanpera Gallel, Marc; Martín-Rapún, José M.; Tuiskula, Heidi; Blechinger, P. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
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    With the rising focus on integrating high shares of renewable energy into energy supply systems, the need to meet the viability of these renewable sources becomes pressing. Apart from storing electricity in electrochemical ...
  • The teaching involvement of the users, the units and the whole UPC measured through the Moodle indicators of the virtual platform Atenea. An extension proposal of Atenea’s BI platform 

    Prat Farran, Joana d'Arc; Llorens García, Ariadna; Alier Forment, Marc (European Society for Engineering Education (SEFI), 2022)
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    Atenea is the Moodle virtual platform of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) with about 31000 users and 5000 active subjects from 16 school centers. Atenea indicators give information on the teaching activity ...
  • Simheuristics: an introductory tutorial 

    Juan, Angel A.; Li, Yuda; Ammouriova, Majsa; Panadero Martínez, Javier; Faulín Fajardo, Francisco Javier (2022)
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    Both manufacturing and service industries are subject to uncertainty. Probability techniques and simulation methods allow us to model and analyze complex systems in which stochastic uncertainty is present. When the goal ...
  • A biased-randomized simheuristic for a hybrid flow shop with stochastic processing times in the semiconductor industry 

    Ammouriova, Majsa; Panadero Martínez, Javier; Laroque, Christoph; Juan, Angel A.; Leißau, Madlene; Schumacher, Christin (2023)
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    Compared to other industries, production systems in semiconductor manufacturing have an above-average level of complexity. Developments in recent decades document increasing product diversity, smaller batch sizes, and a ...
  • Combining survival analysis and simheuristics to predict the risk of delays in urban ridesharing operations with random travel times 

    Herrera Machado, Erika Magdalena; Panadero Martínez, Javier; Carracedo Garnateo, Patricia; Juan, Angel A.; Torre Martínez, María del Rocío de la; Perez Bernabeu, Elena (2023)
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    More sustainable transportation and mobility concepts, such as ridesharing, are gaining momentum in modern smart cities. In many real-life scenarios, travel times among potential customers' locations should be modeled as ...
  • Stackelberg game design and operation of a non-cooperative Bi-Level H2 supply chain under cournot equilibrium 

    Flores Pérez, José Manuel; Azzaro Pantel, Catherine; Ponsich, Antonin Sebastien; Aguilar Lasserre, Alberto A. (2022)
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    This paper proposes a hybrid solution algorithm for the mixed-integer bi-level programming problem (MIBLP) as a mathematical model of the Stackelberg game with the novelty inclusion of multi-followers in competition. The ...

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