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    • Bifurcation analysis in a self-oscillating series resonant converter 

      Ponce, Enrique; Benadero García-Morato, Luis; El Aroudi, Abdelali (De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o., 2020-02-10)
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      In this paper, the dynamics of a dc-ac resonant self-oscillating LC series inverter is analyzed from the point of view of piecewise smooth dynamical systems. The system under study is defined by two symmetric configurations ...
    • Computational evaluation of Cochlear implant surgery outcomes accounting for uncertainty and parameter variability 

      Mangado, Nerea; Pons Prats, Jordi; Coma Company, Martí; Mistrik, Pavel; Piella, Gemma; Ceresa, Mario; González Ballester, Miguel A. (Frontiers Media, 2019-04-04)
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      Cochlear implantation (CI) is a complex surgical procedure that restores hearing in patients with severe deafness. The successful outcome of the implanted device relies on a group of factors, some of them unpredictable ...
    • Combining polynomial chaos expansions and genetic algorithm for the coupling of electrophysiological models 

      Montes Novaes, Gustavo; Oliveira Campos, Joventino; Álvarez Lacalle, Enrique; Alonso Muñoz, Sergio; Martins Rocha, Bernardo; Weber dos Santos, Rodrigo (2019-06-08)
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      The number of computational models in cardiac research has grown over the last decades. Every year new models with di erent assumptions appear in the literature dealing with di erences in interspecies cardiac properties. ...
    • New data and methods for modelling future urban travel demand: a state of the art review 

      Puignau Arrigain, Sara Ahetze; Pons Prats, Jordi; Saurí Marchán, Sergi (Springer Nature, 2020)
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      This paper aims is to provide an overview of how new data collection methods and the various advances in urban travel demand modelling are improving the understanding of mobility. These new modelling applications and data ...
    • TM2. Energy awareness. Being aware of the importance of energy (for our life) 

      Martell Lamolla, Meritxell; Batet Miracle, Lluís (Wydawnictwo Naukowe, 2019)
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      In this module, the students will explore why and how SSH can help address energy issues and will reflect on how cooperation between technical and SSH disciplines could be enhanced. It is of utmost importance that technology ...
    • TM4. Social impact of energy technologiesassessing social impacts through social life cycle assessment (SLCA) 

      Batet Miracle, Lluís; Kutzeva, Denitsa; Martell Lamolla, Meritxell; Valderrama Angel, César Alberto (Wydawnictwo Naukowe, 2019)
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      This module aims to introduce the SLCA methodology as a tool to measure the main social impacts of energy projects through a life cycle perspective. Through it, students will be able to grab the importance of SLCA and ...
    • Wavelet transform applied to internal defect detection by means of laser ultrasound 

      Mohamed Selim, Hossameldin; Piñal Moctezuma, Juan Fernando; Delgado Prieto, Miquel; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Romeral Martínez, José Luis; Cojocaru, Crina (2019-04-03)
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      Laser-generated ultrasound represents an interesting nondestructive testing technique that is being investigated in the last years as performative alternative to classical ultrasonic-based approaches. The greatest difficulty ...
    • Optimization of the experimental set-up for a turbulent separated shear flow control by plasma actuator using genetic algorithms 

      Benard, N.; Pons Prats, Jordi; Periaux, Jacques Francis; Bonnet, J.P.; Bugeda Castelltort, Gabriel (Springer, 2020)
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      Since 1947, when Schubauer and Skramstad established the basis of the technology with its revolutionary work about steady state tools and mechanisms for the flow management, the progress of the flow control technology and ...
    • Description of the test cases 

      Bugeda Castelltort, Gabriel; Periaux, Jacques Francis; Qin, Ning; Pons Prats, Jordi (Springer, 2020)
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      The high-level objective of MARS project was to understand the formation and behaviour of turbulent structures which affects the Reynolds stress and skin friction. The aim was, once understood, to apply flow control ...
    • Coatings and inks for food packaging including nanomaterials 

      Bautista, Lorenzo; Molina, Laura; Niembro, Sandra; García Torres, José Manuel; López López, José; Vílchez, Alejandro (Elsevier, 2017)
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    • La gestió de la mobilitat: impressió i visions de dos centres de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya 

      Pineda Soler, Eloi; Barahona Fuentes, Claudia (Edicions de la Universitat de Lleida (UdL), 2018)
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    • Interaction of Magnetic Fields on Ferrofluidic Taylor-Couette Flow 

      Altmeyer, Sebastian Andreas (IntechOpen, 2018-11-05)
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      When studying ferrofluidic flows, as one example of magnetic flow dynamics, in terms of instability, bifurcation, and properties, one quickly finds out the additional challenges magnetic fluids introduce compared to the ...