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  • The evolution of female figures in met institutions over a decade : some case studies 

    Barahona Fuentes, Claudia; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Ordás Jiménez, Santiago; Torralbo Gavilán, Jordi (2018)
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    Although the figures of female students in technical studies have increased in recent years, in MET male students still greatly outnumber female ones. This inequality is transferred to the maritime professional sector, ...
  • Ship manoeuvre patterns to prevent propeller scouring effects 

    Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Llull Marroig, Antoni Ignaci; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Martín Mallofré, Agustí; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure (PIANC), 2018)
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  • Iberian motorways of the sea. An overview after 15 years of of Van Miert report 

    Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la (2018)
    Conference report
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    After 15 years of the Van Miert report proposing to include the Motorways of the Sea in the TEN-T schema, an overview wants to be done in the Iberian Peninsula scenario. In 2015 the Intra European trade (Eurostat, 2017) ...
  • Ship manoeuvre analysis and simulation to obtain scouring related propeller variables 

    Llull Marroig, Antoni Ignaci; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Martín Mallofré, Agustí; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 2018)
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    The evolution of shipping industry in terms of bigger and more powerful ships, is causing several issues in existing ports and marinas designed, initially, to host smaller vessels with smaller propulsion systems and lower ...
  • Hybrid tool to prevent ship propeller erosion 

    Llull Marroig, Antoni Ignaci; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Martín Mallofré, Agustí; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2018)
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    The present contribution aims to implement a new methodology to prevent Roll on-Roll off vessels (RO-RO) from causing severe scouring actions. The methodology combines field, experimental, theoretical and numerical tools ...
  • Ship manoeuvring effects on propeller induced erosion 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Llull Marroig, Antoni Ignaci; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2018)
    Conference report
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    The shipping industry evolution over the last decades has led to growing structural and operational problems, in particular, for old marinas with lower depths to hosts present ships and with higher drafts and power of ...
  • The MARHIS network: an application to composite modelling for overtopping 

    Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín; López Lara, Javier; Marzeddu, Andrea; Alvarez, Alvaro; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Losada, Iñigo (2018)
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    This paper presents the MARHIS network, an added value aggregation of hydraulic facilities and numerical modelling tools plus field equipment from the Catalonia University of Technology and IH Cantabria. The paper presents ...
  • Ship weather routing using pathfinding algorithms: the case of Barcelona – Palma de Mallorca 

    Grifoll Colls, Manel; Martorell, Lluis; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier (Universidad de Oviedo, 2018)
    Conference report
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    Weather ship routing has become a recognized measure to target safe, sustainable and economical ship activities. Academic research has focused the ship routing optimization through pathfinding algorithms which take into ...
  • CoC courses to revalitade competences by using simulators 

    Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Borén Altés, Clara (University of Split. Faculty of Maritime Studies, 2017)
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    This paper presents main results of the International Association Maritime Universities (IAMU) Project titled “COC course to revalidate competences by using simulators”. Use of simulation is considered relevant for maritime ...
  • Thermo-mechanical homogenization of composite materials 

    Zaghi, Stefano; Martínez García, Javier; Rossi, Riccardo; Oller Martínez, Sergio Horacio (Asociación Española de Materiales Compuestos, 2015)
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  • Tools for evaluation quay toe scouring induced by vessel propellers in harbour basins during the docking and undocking manoeuvring 

    Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Martín Mallofré, Agustí; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Gironella Cobos, Xavier (CRC Press, 2017)
    Conference report
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    The evolution of the shipping industry (increased capacity and size of ships, power and self-propulsion), the increased productivity and rearrangement of spaces (port calls increased in number and frequency, changes in use ...
  • Scouring processes in harbour basins during the docking and undocking manoeuvring: laboratory experiments 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Gironella Cobos, Xavier; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2016)
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