• F. Martínez, M. Estrada
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    Debido a los cambios climáticos que generan humedad en las zonas tropicales, el pavimento presenta cierta susceptibilidad a fallar por el desprendimiento de la película [...]

  • M. Pérez
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    La Administración Federal de Carreteras (FHWA, por sus siglas en inglés) del Departamento de Transportación Federal de los Estados Unidos estableció un programa innovador [...]

  • Y. Cruz-Cantillo, I. Cruzado
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    Los segmentos de carreteras que unen las zonas de alta velocidad con las zonas de baja velocidad son conocidos como zonas de transición; es en estas zonas que los conductores [...]

  • F. González, A. Medina
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    Las infracciones a la señal roja ("Red-Light Running", RLR) en una intersección con semáforo es un grave problema de seguridad. Un estudio de [...]

  • M. Rodríguez
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    Durante los pasados años, el gobierno federal ha requerido que las autoridades de transporte público informen sobre incidencias de seguridad en sus servicios de transportación. [...]

  • C. Aponte, J. Ortiz
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    Con el tiempo hemos observado como el sistema vial de Puerto Rico se ha desarrollado. Desde las vías de mayor importancia en décadas pasadas, como la PR-1, PR-2 y PR-3; [...]

  • H. Ordóñez
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    En esta ponencia se presenta la complejidad de la problemática de la inseguridad vial y las diferentes ramificaciones de manera específica y pragmática. [...]

  • B. Ríos
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (1)

    Abstract
    Editorial: La seguridad en la infraestructura vial: Un compromiso de todos

  • J. Abreu, L. Godoy
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    Errata "Investigación de causas de explosiones en una planta de almacenamiento de combustible en Puerto Rico"

  • M. Zeballos, A. Adami, R. Terzariol, R. Rocca
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    El limo arenoso de las formaciones loéssicas se caracteriza por su alta sensibilidad a los cambios de humedad. Esta condición lo cataloga como internamente inestable. A [...]

  • A. Tena Colunga, H. Hernández
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    En este trabajo los autores resumen los resultados de un estudio paramétrico dedicado a evaluar, mediante análisis estáticos no lineales (pushover), parámetros [...]

  • E. Tapia-Hernandez
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    El presente artículo estudia la factibilidad de efectuar predicciones de sismos, así como el estado actual de los estudios relacionados con sustento científico. El artículo [...]

  • F. Oliveira, M. Alves, C. Oliveira
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    O presente trabalho visou determinar e padronizar parâmetros do solo, para avaliação de áreas para disposição de resíduos provenientes das atividades humanas, levando-se [...]

  • B. Natalini, M. Natalini
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    La valoración de la acción del viento sobre un edificio en la etapa de diseño requiere conocer la magnitud de las máximas velocidades de viento a las que estará expuesta [...]

  • P. Gyssels, M. Ragessi, A. Rodriguez, J. Cardini, M. Campos
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    El frente costero urbano al sur de Punta Mogotes (Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires) padece desde hace años un fenómeno de erosión progresiva debido a factores naturales y de [...]

  • R. Rocca, M. Herz
    International Journal of Natural Disasters, Accidents and Civil Infrastructure (2013). Vol. 13, (2)

    Abstract
    Editorial: La carencia de uniformidad en el riesgo de carreteras en zonas montañosas

  • J. Japón, I. Sánchez-Barbudo
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (3)

    Abstract
    Curved graphs that relate the f/L ratio and the λ = qL3 /EIy parameter for clamped arches with the different calculation hypothesis are going to be proposed in this article. [...]

  • I. Bonola, J. Avilés
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (1)

    Abstract
    A finite layer method for evaluation of the effects of seismic action on retaining walls is presented, which is based on the wave propagation theory and modal superposition. [...]

  • P. Vieira, W. Silva
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (3)

    Abstract
    The ultimate limit state criteria (yielding surfaces) applied to structural designs are easier in stress resultants. There are many difficulties to generating interaction [...]

  • E. Tellechea, O. Sabri, M. Ariza
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (3)

    Abstract
    Motion of screw dislocations in BCC materials at low temperature is believed to be related to the formation of mobile kinks on the dislocation line. Therefore, the accurate [...]

  • V. Ruas, R. Leal-Toledo, M. Kischinhevsky
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (1)

    Abstract
    A mixed least-squares finite element scheme designed for solving the transient convection-diffusion equations expressed in terms of both the primal unknown and its flux, incorporating [...]

  • F. Rossomando, C. Soria, R. Carelli
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (1)

    Abstract
    This paper presents the design of an algorithm based on neural networks in discrete time for its application in mobile robots. In addition, the system stability is analyzed [...]

  • E. Puente, M. Lázaro, O. Abreu, J. Capote, D. Alvear
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    The pyrolysis models undergoes a fast development due to the enhancement of both the computational power and the new test used to characterize the behaviour of materials under [...]

  • F. Masson, D. González, E. Cueto, F. Chinesta
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (2)

    Abstract
    Dynamic Data Driven Application Systems (DDDAS) appear as a new paradigm in the field of applied sciences and engineering, and in particular in simulation-based engineering [...]

  • A. Hidalgo, J. Jalón
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    This article shows an efficient implementation of a dynamic semi-recursive formulation for large and complex multibody system simulations, with interesting applications in [...]

  • E. Hernández-Martínez, S. Valdez-Peña, E. Sánchez-Soto
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    The direct kinematics problem for parallel robots can be stated as follows: given values of the joint variables, the corresponding Cartesian variable values, the pose of the [...]

  • D. Garzón-Alvarado, A. Ramírez-Martínez, C. Daza
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    In this paper we have developed the numerical solution of two problems of diffusion-convection (DC), using the finite element method of Streamline Upwind Petrov-Galerkin (SUPG). [...]

  • R. Souza
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (1)

    Abstract
    Reinforced concrete elements subjected to membrane forces, i.e., elements subjected to in-plane shear and axial stresses are very common for modeling complex structures such [...]

  • C. Saracibar, R. López, B. Ducoeur, M. Chiumenti, B. Meester
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (1)

    Abstract
    The motivation of this work is the modeling of the hardening precipitate and hardness evolutions of fully hardened heat treatable aluminium alloys during friction stir welding [...]

  • J. Curiel-Sosa, D. Owen
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (2)

    Abstract
    Simulation problems involving non-linear materials imply in numerous cases divergence of the implicit method which use return mapping algorithms for modelling of the nonlinear [...]

  • J. Cervera, J. Ortiz, M. Vázquez, A. Aznar
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (2)

    Abstract
    The verification of the slender compressed members of a structure is a well formulated and codified problem. However, the non-linearity of the design process, combined with [...]

  • E. Brea
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (3)

    Abstract
    This article presents a new algorithm based on the Nelder-Mead simplex algorithmic method for identifying a local optimum, at least on unconstrained nonlinear mixed-integer [...]

  • D. Lázaro, E. Puente, M. Lázaro, J. Capote, D. Alvear
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (3)

    Abstract
    In recent years there has been extensive development of the fire computer models, and its use in the study of the fire safety, fire investigation, etc. has been increased. [...]

  • H. Terres-Peña, J. Morales-Gómez, A. Lizardi-Ramos, R. López-Callejas, R. Portillo-Vélez
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (2)

    Abstract
    In this work, results of efficiencies for first and second law of thermodynamics applied to four box-type solar cookers with internal reflectors are shown. The solar cooker [...]

  • Y. Vargas, L. Pujades, A. Barbat, J. Hurtado
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (2)

    Abstract
    Currently, many structures existing in seismic areas are highly vulnerable because they have been built without the use of seismic design codes or by using outdated codes. [...]

  • M. Galdo, C. Vidal, J. García
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    In this paper, the numerical method level set has been used to model the combustion process in an Otto two-stroke engine. The level set has been implemented in a CFD (Computational [...]

  • C. H., A. Coutinho
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    In this work we use the Unusual Stabilized Finite Element Method (USFEM) associated to Rothes method for solving the redistancing problem in the Level Set Method . Rothes [...]

  • V. Cortínez, P. Domínguez
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (1)

    Abstract
    In order to design or redesign urban transportation networks, the employment of mathematical models is very useful for predicting the effects of possible modifications of [...]

  • X. Cahís, A. Benavent-Climent, A. Goñi
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    Waffle-flat-plate structures have been widely used for residential and office buildings in the South of Europe between the seventies and nineties of the last century. These [...]

  • D. Ortega, G. Gutiérrez, A. Iznaga, T. Rodríguez, M. Beule, B. Verhegghe
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    Description of mechanical behavior of hard tissues by means of discrete models goes through various stages of analysis, which range from digital image processing to the specification [...]

  • H. Ramírez-León, C. Couder-Castañeda, I. Herrera-Díaz, H. Barrios-Piña
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (2)

    Abstract
    This work contributes to the study of nuclear plant thermal discharges in coastal areas by using a numerical model which solves the Navier-Stokes-Reynolds equations for shallow [...]

  • E. Flores-Méndez, M. Carbajal-Romero, N. Flores-Guzmán, J. Núñez-Farfán
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (3)

    Abstract
    This work shows the wave propagation in fluid-solid interfaces due to dynamic excitations, such interface waves are known as Scholtes waves. We studied a wide range of elastic [...]

  • J. Ramírez, D. Leducq, M. Arellano, G. Álvarez
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (4)

    Abstract
    Freezing is an important step in the manufacturing process of ice-cream and sorbet, since the operating conditions have a strong influence on the micro-structure, and consequently [...]

  • A. Garriga, C. Spa, L. Pozo
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2013). Vol. 29, (1)