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  • Gamification and household energy saving: insights from the EnerGAware project 

    Casals Casanova, Miquel; Gangolells Solanellas, Marta; Macarulla Martí, Marcel; Forcada Matheu, Núria (IGI Publishing, 2022-05)
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    Buildings are responsible for 40% of the EU's total energy consumption and 36% of greenhouse gas emissions. Although difficult to quantify, individuals' attitudes to energy use significantly impact the energy consumed in ...
  • Integrating Artificial Intelligence Approaches for Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis in H-BIM 

    Bienvenido-Huertas, David; Tejedor Herrán, Blanca; Carretero Ayuso, Manuel J.; Rodríguez Jiménez, Carlos E; Torres Gonzalez, Marta (Springer, 2022-05-16)
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    Managing historic buildings is a process in which workers responsible for this task require many time resources. Its optimization through several techniques, such as artificial intelligence, reduces the time related to ...
  • Comparative Analysis of the Influence of the Convective Term in the Quantitative Assessment by Infrared Thermography 

    Bienvenido-Huertas, David; Tejedor Herrán, Blanca; Marin Garcia, David; Durán Álvarez, Joaquín Manuel (Springer, 2022-05-16)
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    Envelope thermal transmittance strongly influences building energy consumption, so there is a significant interest in using methods that assess it accurately. The quantitative infrared thermography method is among the most ...
  • Combining Characterization Tests of Building Envelope Thermal Transmittance with the Acoustic Characterization Through Data Mining Approaches 

    Berti, Krizia; Tejedor Herrán, Blanca; Durán Álvarez, Joaquín Manuel; Bienvenido-Huertas, David (Springer, 2022-05-16)
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    Climate change has forced many sectors to establish measures to achieve decarbonisation. Building is amongst these sectors with the greatest challenge. To achieve decarbonisation, energy improvement measures should be ...
  • Application of Qualitative and Quantitative Infrared Thermography at Urban Level: Potentials and Limitations 

    Tejedor Herrán, Blanca; Lucchi, Elena; Nardi, Iole (Springer, 2022-05-16)
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    In recent years, the usefulness of infrared thermography (IRT) has been extended to multiple scenarios, due to several benefits: rapid inspection, multi-point detection, real-time monitoring, etc. However, the range of ...
  • La industria textil y la moda ante los nuevos retos 

    Amante García, Beatriz; Fajol Soler, Josep; Masias, Patrícia (Cambra de Comerç de Girona, 2021-12)
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  • Gamificando la gestión de proyectos: la casa de papel para el análisis de riesgos 

    Amante García, Beatriz; Romero Garcia, Mª Carmen; Guinart Delgado, Aleix (Editorial Universitaria de Buenos Aires, 2021-11-27)
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    El objetivo de este estudio ha sido evaluar una experiencia de gamificación basada en un Escape room y analizar la satisfacción del alumnado con esta. Se ha utilizado una metodología cuantitativa con un diseño descriptivo ...
  • La inteligencia artificial para impulsar los objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible 

    Pardo Bosch, Francesc; Torrens, Marc (Universidad de Guadalajara (Méjico), 2019-12-01)
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    AI for Good (Inteligencia Artificial para el Bien) es una plataforma de las Naciones Unidas con el objetivo de estudiar e impulsar objetivos de desarrollo sostenible a través de la Inteligencia Artificial (IA). En este ...
  • El ingenio (in)visible: Desde las pioneras en ingeniería hasta la actualidad 

    Salán Ballesteros, Maria Núria; Ferrer Balas, Dídac; Amante García, Beatriz; Sureda Anfres, Miquel (OmniaScience, 2019)
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    En la actualidad, hombres y mujeres accedemos a la formación en general, y a la universitaria en particular, aparentemente en paridad. Pero no en todos los ámbitos. Las titulaciones del ámbito de la tecnología muestran ...
  • Earth Observation Technologies: Low-End-Market Disruptive Innovation 

    Rodríguez Donaire, Silvia; Sureda Anfres, Miquel; García-Almiñana, Daniel; Sierra, Eloi (IntechOpen, 2020-07)
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    After decades of traditional space businesses, the space paradigm is changing. New approaches to more efficient missions in terms of costs, design, and manufacturing processes are fostered. For instance, placing big ...
  • Fiber optics for load testing 

    Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Barrias, Antonio Jose de Sousa; Rodríguez, Gerardo; Villalba Herrero, Sergi (CRC Press, 2019)
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    This chapter presents the application of fiber optic sensor technology in the monitoring of a load test. First, the description of the fiber optic technology is described with main emphasis in the case of distributed optical ...
  • Consideraciones sobre los efectos de la luz en el ecosistema nocturno 

    García Gil, Manuel (Real Sociedad Española de Química (RSEQ), 2018)
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    Se ha abordado el problema en tres grandes campos: la protección del cielo nocturno y el resplandor luminoso, la salud humana en lo referido especialmente a la iluminación en horas nocturnas y la interacción con el ciclo ...

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