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  • Adaptación de las titulaciones técnicas al EEES. El caso de arquitectura técnica en la EPSEB - UPC 

    Gaspar Fàbregas, Kàtia; Jordana Riba, Francisco de Paula; Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Rodríguez Jordana, Juan (2014)
    Conference report
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    La armonización de los diferentes estudios universitarios en Europa y la creación del EEES ha supuesto un cambio de mentalidad en el diseño los nuevos planes de estudios y en la forma de contabilizar el proceso ¿enseñanza ...
  • Preliminary study and tests arrangements for experimental programme on stainless steel frames 

    Arrayago Luquin, Itsaso; Real Saladrigas, Esther; Mirambell Arrizabalaga, Enrique (Independent Publishing Platform, 2019)
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    In recent years, a considerable amount of research has been devoted to the understanding of the structural performance of single isolated stainless steel members. Notwithstanding, advances related to the analysis of more ...
  • Structural behaviourof dual eccentrically braced frames with welded dog-bone joints subjected to cyclic loading 

    Jiménez, Adrià; Mirambell Arrizabalaga, Enrique; Real Saladrigas, Esther (Independent Publishing Platform, 2019)
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    This paper presents the results of a series of simulations of welded dog-bone connections subjected to cyclic and monotonic loading. Reduced beam section (RBS) connections are a very easy to apply and economical solution, ...
  • Experimental programme on austenitic stainless steel beams and columns 

    Arrayago Luquin, Itsaso; Real Saladrigas, Esther; Chacón Flores, Rolando Antonio (Independent Publishing Platform, 2019)
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    High ductility, durability, strain hardening and good fire resistance make stainless steel an excellent construction material. In recent years, a considerable amount of research has been devoted to the understanding of the ...
  • Numerical analysis of stainless steel frames subject to fire 

    Segura Valdivieso, Guillermo; Afshan, Sheida; Mirambell Arrizabalaga, Enrique; Real Saladrigas, Esther
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    Stainless steel possess better strength and stiffness reduction factors at high temperatures than carbon steel which has been shown to result in enhanced fire performance of structural components and assemblies. In recent ...
  • Debris-flow early warning system at regional scale using weather radar and susceptibility mapping 

    Palau Berastegui, Rosa Maria; Hurlimann Ziegler, Marcel; Berenguer Ferrer, Marc; Sempere Torres, Daniel (Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG), 2019)
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    Risk mitigation for debris flows at regional scale is a challenge. Early warning systems are helpful in depicting the time and the location of future debris flows so that emergency responders can act in advance before the ...
  • Modelling of fiber-reinforced concrete and application case 

    Puig Damians, Ivan; Olivella Pastallé, Sebastià; Cots Corominas, Carles (International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 2019)
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    This report summarizes the first results of 2D and 3D finite element method numerical modelling analysis of fiber-reinforced concrete behaviour and a tunnel case study application. A porosity strength-dependant material ...
  • STOP-IT: strategic, tactical, operational protection of water infrastructure against cyberphysical threats 

    Ugarelli, Rita; Koti, Juliane; Bonet Gil, Enrique (EasyChair Publications, 2018)
    Conference report
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    Water supply and sanitation infrastructures are essential for our welfare, but vulnerable to several attack types facilitated by the ever-changing landscapes of the digital world. A cyber-attack on critical infrastructures ...
  • Monitoring of rainfall and soil moisture at the Rebaixader catchment (Central Pyrenees) 

    Hurlimann Ziegler, Marcel; Oorthuis Gómez, Raül; Abanco Martínez de Arenzana, Claudia; Carleo, Luigi; Moya Sánchez, José (Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG), 2019)
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    The instrumental monitoring of torrential catchments is a fundamental research task and provides necessary information to improve our understanding on the mechanisms of debris flows. While most monitoring sites include ...
  • Simulating the hydrodynamics of sewer-grates using a 2D-hydraulic model 

    Sanz Ramos, Marcos; Tellez Alvarez, Jackson David; Bladé i Castellet, Ernest; Gómez Valentín, Manuel (Société Hydrotechnique de France (SHF), 2019)
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    Sewer inlets are one of the most important elements for avoiding floods in urban areas, capturing runoff and introducing into the sewer system. Traditionally the inlets have been designed by resistance criteria, without ...
  • New tools to assess the Suitability Physical Habitat (SPH) and the Weighted Usable Area (WUA) for fishes 

    Bladé i Castellet, Ernest; Sanz Ramos, Marcos; Vericat Querol, Damià; Palau Ibars, Antoni (Société Hydrotechnique de France (SHF), 2019)
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    The assessment of the Suitability of Physical Habitat (SPH) and the Weighted Usable Area (WUA) for fishes has been traditionally performed by means of simple habitat models based on experimental campaigns. In parallel with ...
  • Comparison of several geomatic techniques for rockfall monitoring 

    Núñez Andrés, María Amparo; Buill Pozuelo, Felipe; Puig i Polo, Càrol; Lantada Zarzosa, Maria de Las Nieves; Janeras Casanova, Marc; Gili Ripoll, José Antonio (2019)
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    Rockfalls are slope instabilities very frequent and harmful in mountainous areas. They cause damage in infrastructures (roads and railways), buildings, vehicles and people.Several testswerecarried out to ...

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