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  • Data acquisition differences between two AIS receiving antennas. 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Fonollosa Magrinyà, Jordi (2023)
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    Raw AIS messages are key to interpret the validity of AIS messages used in science for maritime spatial planning purposes. The Barcelona School of Nautical Studies has hosted two AIS antennas, storing raw messages ...
  • Human acceptance in the Human-Robot Interaction scenario for last-mile goods delivery 

    Puig-Pey Clavería, Ana María; Zamora i Mestre, Joan-Lluís; Amante García, Beatriz; Moreno Sanz, Joan; Garrell Zulueta, Anais; Grau Saldes, Antoni; Bolea Monte, Yolanda; Santamaria Navarro, Àngel; Sanfeliu Cortés, Alberto (2023)
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    The introduction of robotic technology in an existing scenario must be analyzed from the point of view of all the human roles involved in that scenario. In the case of dealing with urban public space, the analysis must ...
  • The reconversion of port spaces in the cities and surroundings of the ports in Panama. Statistical study of traffic and its impact, proposal for improvement 

    Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; López Millán, Marilyn (University of Split. Faculty of Maritime Studies, 2023)
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    Panama is a country with a privileged geographical and climatic position, which has allowed it to develop as a center/hub of the Americas. The economy is mainly based on the service sector that includes the Panama Canal, ...
  • Empowering teachers in maritime education and training (MET) through gender-equality training: A bottom-up approach for the implementation of current legislation 

    Barahona Fuentes, Claudia; Kitada, Momoko; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la (Batumi State Maritime Academy, 2022)
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    An increasing awareness of gender equality in the maritime sector is notable in recent years. While it is a good step forward, gender equality is often integrated into a diversity management agenda for leaders, but it is ...
  • Mooring optimization using ML techniques 

    Trubat Casal, Pau; Herrera Batista, Adrian; Molins i Borrell, Climent (American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2022)
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    The mooring optimization process for a FOWT is a complex study that involves a large number of simulations. All possible designs of the optimization process should be assessed and the operational and survival constrains ...
  • Cost-effective measurement equipment and data analysis tool for structural health monitoring. Case study: metro railway bridge 

    Sierra, Pablo Leonel; Chacón Flores, Rolando Antonio; Martínez García, Javier (2022)
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    Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) of bridges is getting special attention of infrastructure management agencies, due to its success in minimizing maintenance costs. The acquisition of structural behaviour data and its ...
  • Low-cost tracking system to infer fishing activity from small scale fisheries in Scotland 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Mendo, Tania; Swift, Rene; James, Mark; Crowe, Swithun; McCann, Patrick (Taylor & Francis, 2022)
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    Large Scale Fisheries (LSF), with Length Over All (LOA) larger than 12 to 15 m are gener- ally subject to national and international regulations that require they carry some form of tracking system that is capable of ...
  • Numerical simulation of wave interaction with a suspended cylinder using OpenFOAM 

    Wang, Ming; Mujal Colilles, Anna; Molins i Borrell, Climent (Taylor & Francis, 2022)
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    The objective of the present work is to investigate the hydrodynamic loads of a fixed cylinder subjected to regular waves inside a wave flume using OpenFOAM. The suspended cylinder can be considered as a simplification of ...
  • Fatigue analysis of a naval composite structure 

    Jurado Granados, Joel; Martínez García, Javier; Barbu, Lucia Gratiela; Capua, Daniel di (CRC Press, 2020)
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    The use of composite materials in marine industry has many potential benefits, such as lower weight. However, there are still some failure mechanisms, such as fatigue, that are not yet completely under- stood. This work ...
  • Maneuvering and operational strategies using AIS data 

    Mujal Colilles, Anna; Bagés Yáñez, Carolina; Fonollosa Magrinyà, Jordi (CRC Press, 2020)
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    Automatic Identification System (AIS) is a transmitter information system mandatory for ma- rine traffic. Although it was originally designed to help vessels in avoiding collisions, AIS data can be used as a decision-making ...
  • FIBRESHIP: A great step forward in the design and construction of lightweight large-length vessels 

    Martínez García, Javier; Jurado Granados, Joel; Jurado, Alfonso; García Espinosa, Julio (2021)
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    The application of composite materials in large-length shipbuilding is attracting considerable attention thanks to their significant expected structural weight reduction, resulting in advantages such as bunkering savings, ...
  • Development of a citizen monitoring program for the Barcelona coastal waters: the Scientific Patí Vela 

    Bardaji, Raul; Carbonell, Albert; Castells Sanabra, Marcel·la; Figuerola, Rafel; Hoareau, Nina; Mateu Llevadot, Jordi; Ortigosa Barragán, Inma; Pelegrí Llopart, José Luis; Piera, Jaume; Rodero, Carlos; Salvador, Joaquin; Simon, Carine; Vallès-Casanova, Ignasi (2021)
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    The first results of the PATI CIENTIFIC project are presented. This is a collaborative project funded by a Barcelona Institute of Culture’s grant for research and innovation under the 2019 Barcelona Science Plan. The main ...

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