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  • Prácticas documentales: Proyecto y contingencia 

    Bataller Alberola, Lola (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-28)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Architecture has discussed questions about reality, honesty versus fiction and more recently about contingency, change, open project, or the participation of the inhabitants. All these concerns are collected in documentary ...
  • Arquitectura de la realitat 

    Fuses i Comalada, Josep (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-11-07)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    The topic of the thesis, Architecture of the reality, appears with a double objective: 1. A chronicle of the activities by the group of architects Pilar Prim, between 1997 and 2004, a period that belongs to the change ...
  • Una visió històrica com a eina projectual : el cas de Morella 

    Beltran Borràs, Júlia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-11)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    How and why is history useful to the architect in today’s world? The research focused on the role of designers in bringing back the historical precedents to bear on the present practice, and furthermore presented a synthesis ...
  • Arquitectura, ciencia-ficción y comic-books : vanguardias, evolución y lenguaje 

    Ayala Zapata, Fernando C. (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-06-10)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Esta tesis propone como elemento de investigación al trinomio formado por la Arquitectura, la Ciencia-ficción y los Comic-books. La intención es multidisciplinar; investigando las relaciones existentes y evidenciado las ...
  • Encuentros con la infraestructura :Intersecciones entre infraestructuras lineales elevadas y arquitecturas de la ciudad sedimentada europea 

    Villalonga Munar, Pablo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-22)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    This thesis investigates the encounters between elevated linear infrastructures and architectures of the European sedimentary city. The scalar contraposition between these two opposing urban elements (one small-grained ...
  • Les Travesseres de Barcelona : necessitat de la Travessera Nord 

    Signes Orovay, Ferran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-17)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    The aim of this thesis is to reveal the importance of the “travesseres” as abstract elements which have the role of connecting two points (areas, fragments, sections) in a structure and of creating a consistent system that ...
  • Tatuaje tecnológico : Cuerpo, espacio doméstico y paisaje interactivos 

    Ros Fernández, Pablo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-13)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    The interaction builds humanity. It is the most human of us; Our social life is based on it. Interacting leads us to design objects that facilitate communication, understanding with other humans and understanding our ...
  • Arquitectura sembrada : atlas de encuentros entre vegetación y arquitectura 

    Tàrrega Klein, Mònica (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-03-09)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    This thesis is the result of research into encounters between the world of plants and construction. Its focus is on those meetings in which the parties involved must reach agreements in order to cohabit successfully. It ...
  • Arquitectura brutalista en Quito 1960.1980: disección gráfica de una historia en concreto 

    Dávalos Muirragui, Pablo Hernan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-07)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    In Ecuador, the adoption and consolidation of international architectural styles has been historically executed within a late period, it has even started to exist, when in the places of their origin these approaches have ...
  • Integración contemporánea con edificios antiguos : la intervención como síntesis histórica : Castelvecchio, MNAR, Kolumba 

    Josué Nathan, Martínez Gómez (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-02-17)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    The fundamental objective of this PhD dissertation is to analyze the architecture thanks to some strategies coming from recent theories developed inside and outside the traditional and usual disciplinary field of ...
  • Atles del Port de Maó 

    Vidal Jordi, Antoni (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-01-24)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    An eminently urban landscape, an infrastructure element, and a -natural- port of general interest of the State, explained from architecture as a discipline and a starting point: this is the purpose of the doctoral thesis ...
  • Design behaviors : programming the material world for responsive architecture 

    Markopoulos, Areti (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-01-10)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    The advances of material science, coupled with computation and digital technologies, and applied to the architectural discipline have brought to life unprecedented possibilities for the design and making of responsive, ...

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