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  • Economic analysis and life cycle approach to compare drying reed beds and conventional treatments for sludge management 

    Uggetti, Enrica; Ferrer Martí, Ivet; Castellnou, Roger; Güell, David; Molist, Jordi; García Serrano, Joan (2010)
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    This book gathers experiences on sludge treatments wetlands from different European countries. Design and operation criteria adopted in Europe are here summarised. Focus is put on describing dewatering and mineralisation ...
  • Enginyeria de la construcció 

    Molins i Borrell, Climent (Proa-Enciclopèdia Catalana SAU, 2019)
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  • Tratamiento de aguas potables 

    Ferrer Martí, Ivet; García Serrano, Joan; Baronet, Xavier (Ediciones Paraninfo, 2019)
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    Se presentan en forma sintética los aspectos teóricos involucrados en el tratamiento de aguas residuales urbanas, potables, industriales y lodos, seguido de aplicaciones de estos conceptos. Este libro ha sido realizado con ...
  • Tratamiento de bajo coste 

    Ferrer Martí, Ivet; Baronet, Xavier; García Serrano, Joan (Ediciones Paraninfo, 2019)
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    Se presentan en forma sintética los aspectos teóricos involucrados en el tratamiento de aguas residuales urbanas, potables, industriales y lodos, seguido de aplicaciones de estos conceptos. Este libro ha sido realizado con ...
  • Effects of relative humidity cycling on the tensile strength of a claystone 

    Pineda Jiménez, Jubert Andrés; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2018)
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    Selected papers from the Second Pan-American Conference on Unsaturated Soils, held in Dallas, Texas, November 12–15, 2017. Sponsored by the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering and the ...
  • Urban policies for sustainable mobility: the return of the tram to Barcelona 

    Macias Arau, Pere; González, Antonio; Ortego, Abel; Roca Bosch, Elisabet; Vergés Fernández, Robert; Mercadé Aloy, Josep; Moreno Sanz, Joan; Scarnato, Alessandro; Villares Junyent, Míriam (2018)
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    The transport infrastructure generates benefits in efficiency and interchange of goods and people. The increase of accessibility induced by transport infrastructure in a region causes employment growth, which causes a more ...
  • Industrial application of genetic algorithms to cost reduction of a wind turbine equipped with a tuned mass damper 

    Pons Prats, Jordi; Coma Company, Martí; Bertran, Jaume; Roca, Xavier; Bugeda Castelltort, Gabriel (Springer, 2019)
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    This book contains thirty-five selected papers presented at the International Conference on Evolutionary and Deterministic Methods for Design, Optimization and Control with Applications to Industrial and Societal Problems ...
  • A state of the art review of modal-based damage detection in bridges: development, challenges, and solutions 

    Moughty, John James; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018)
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    This issue is a snapshot of the newest research in SHM for civil structures, and it includes a range of topics such as data processing algorithms to detect damage, modeling, and simulation [1–15]; sensor development and ...
  • Graphic Classes in the Worldwide Classroom: A Comparison of Two MOOC Experiences 

    Pujadas Gispert, Ester; Redondo Domínguez, Ernesto; Estela Carbonell, M. Rosa (2018-06-01)
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    Graphics are present in the day-to-day professional practice of architects and engineers, not only to receive and transmit information, but also to design and create. Students who are accepted on university courses have ...
  • Probabilistic assessment of seismic risk of dwelling buildings of Barcelona: implications for the city resilience 

    Aguilar Meléndez, Armando; Pujades Beneit, Lluís; Puente, Josep de la; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Lantada Zarzosa, Maria de Las Nieves (Springer, 2019)
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    This book brings together a series of theory and practice essays on risk management and adaptation in urban contexts within a resilient and multidimensional perspective. The book proposes a transversal approach with regard ...
  • Improving the metabolism and sustainability of buildings and cities through integrated rooftop greenhouses (i-RTG)" 

    Sanjuan-Delmás, David; Llorach Massana, Pere; Nadal, Ana; Sanyé Mengual, Esther; Petit Boix, Anna; Ercilla-Montserrat, Mireia; Cuerva Contreras, Eva; Rovira, Maria Rosa; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro; Muñoz, Pere; Montero, Juan Ignacio; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier; Rieradevall Pons, Joan; Pons Valladares, Oriol (Springer, 2018)
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    Food security in cities is an increasing concern due to the impact of climate change and the concentration of world population in cities. Urban agriculture (UA) aims at enhancing food production in urban areas, providing ...
  • Diagnostic load testing of concrete bridges, principles and example 

    Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Olaszek, Piotr; Ciesla, Juliusz; Germaniuk, Krzyszto (American Concrete Insitute, 2018)
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    Load testing of concrete bridges is a practice with a long history. Historically, and particularly before the unification of design and construction practices through codes, load testing was performed to show the travelling ...

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