• M. Marulanda, O. Cardona, A. Barbat
    Natural Hazards (2009). 49, 501–516, DOI 10.1007/s11069-008-9301-z

    Abstract
    The Urban Seismic Risk index (USRi) published in a previous article (Carreño et al., Nat Hazards 40:137–172, 2007) is a composite indicator that measures risk [...]

  • M. Marulanda, O. Cardona, M. Mora, A. Barbat
    Natural Hazards (2014). 74, 2071–2088, DOI 10.1007/s11069-014-1291-4

    Abstract
    Understanding and evaluating disaster risk due to natural hazard events such as earthquakes creates powerful incentives for countries to develop planning options and tools [...]

  • M. Carreño, O. Cardona, A. Barbat
    Natural Hazards (2007). 41, 1–20, DOI 10.1007/s11069-006-9008-y

    Abstract
    The Risk Management Index, RMI, proposed in this paper, brings together a group of indicators that measure risk management performance and effectiveness. These indicators [...]

  • M. Carreño, O. Cardona, A. Barbat
    Natural Hazards (2007). 40, 137–172, DOI 10.1007/s11069-006-0008-8

    Abstract
    Risk has been defined, for management purposes, as the potential economic, social and environmental consequences of hazardous events that may occur in a specified period of [...]

  • J. Birkmann, O. Cardona, M. Carreño, A. Barbat, M. Pelling, S. Schneiderbauer, S. Kienberger, M. Keiler, D. Alexander, P. Zeil, T. Welle
    Natural Hazards (2013). 67, 193–211, DOI 10.1007/s11069-013-0558-5

    Abstract
    The paper deals with the development of a general as well as integrative and holistic framework to systematize and assess vulnerability, risk and adaptation. The framework [...]

  • J. Valcárcel, M. Mora, O. Cardona, L. Pujades, A. Barbat, G. Bernal
    Natural Hazards (2013). 69, 845–868, DOI 10.1007/s11069-013-0739-2

    Abstract
    This article presents a methodology for an estimate of the benefit cost ratio of the seismic risk reduction in buildings portfolio at broadscale, for a world region, allowing [...]

  • C. Velásquez, O. Cardona, M. Mora, L. Yamin, A. Barbat, M. Carreño, A. Barbat
    Natural Hazards (2014). 72, 455–479, DOI 10.1007/s11069-013-1017-z

    Abstract
    Taken into account that the natural hazard risk is a contingent liability and, therefore, a sovereign risk for national governments, it is important to assess properly the [...]

  • M. Marulanda, M. Cardona, M. Ordaz, A. Barbat
    Natural Hazards (2013). 69(1), 59–84, DOI 10.1007/s11069-013-0685-z

    Abstract
    The risk evaluation model CAPRA (Comprehensive Approach to Probabilistic Risk Assessment) is a techno-scientific methodology and information platform, composed of tools for [...]

  • J. Avila-Haro, J. González-Drigo, Y. Vargas, L. Pujades, A. Barbat
    Key Engineering Materials (2013). 525-526, 537-540, doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.525-526.537

    Abstract
    Barcelona, as well as a large number of cities in the Mediterranean basin, has a housing stock composed of a large number of unreinforced brick masonry buildings. Motivated [...]

  • . L.Bozzo, A. Barbat
    Journal of Structural Control (1995). 2(2), 59-77

    Abstract
    It is accepted that sliding or friction base isolation systems effectively protect structures subjected to severe earthquakes. Precise modeling of the sliding connection is, [...]

  • A. Barbat, J. Rodellar, N. Molinares, E. Ryan
    Journal of Structural Control (1994). 1(1-2), 117-141

    Abstract
    A class of hybrid control system which combines a passive nonlinear base isolator with an active controller is analyzed. The passive component of the system has a hysteretic [...]

  • M. Morell, A. Jover
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    El present treball identifica els reptes dels sòls per activitats econòmiques a Catalunya que, a grans trets, poden resumir-se en una realitat actual caracteritzada [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    Aquestes pàgines són unes primeres reflexions per endreçar l’àmplia problemàtica que suscito. No hi ha ni dades ni resultats, només [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    L’adopció massiva de les tecnologies digitals en el món empresarial, industrial, i en general en qualsevol àmbit de l’activitat econòmica [...]

  • E. Romero, E. Barniol
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    El buen comportamiento del turismo en España y Cataluña se ha traducido en una mejora del ingreso medio diario por habitación disponible (RevPAR) del [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    D’un temps ençà, l’economia circular ha guanyat protagonisme mediàtic i discursiu. Tanmateix, molt sovint és presentada com una alternativa [...]

  • J. Marczyk, J. Rodellar, A. Barbat
    JOURNAL OF GUIDANCE , CONTROL , AND DYNAMICS (1999). 22(3), 447-454, doi.org/10.2514/2.4417

    Abstract
    A new model-free approach for the description of general dynamicalsystems with unknownstructure, order, and excitation is introduced. The approach is based on the new concept [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La Gran Recessió ha fet aparèixer alguns dels efectes relativament ocults de la globalització. N’hi ha dos de gran rellevància, que se situen [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    Avenços científics i revolució digital han transformat sensiblement el ritme i abast del canvi tecnològic sense que, més enllà de [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La irrupció de les plataformes digitals, en el marc de l’anomenada economia col·laborativa, ha generat beneficis econòmics evidents relacionats [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La proliferació de l’automòbil que va començar fa una cinquantena d’anys va portar a una reducció de la utilització del transport [...]

  • S. Calonge, A. Manresa
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    Una de las consecuencias económicas más importantes de la Gran Recesión -cuyo comienzo se sitúa en el tercer trimestre del año 2008- ha [...]

  • J. Galí
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La promoció del desenvolupament d’una economia sostenible, verda o circular és una prioritat per les institucions internacionals i catalanes. La nostra [...]

  • (2017). 14th International Benchmark Workshop on the Numerical Analysis of Dams. Stockholm, Sweden, 2017

    Abstract
    Double curvature arch dams feature geometrical complexity with a significant amount of parameters involved. Different criteria exist to assist in the design task, from simplified [...]

  • (2017). 14th International Benchmark Workshop on the Numerical Analysis of Dams. Stockholm, Sweden, 2017

    Abstract
    Arch dams have different properties that play a relevant role in their behavior, although it is not clear to what degree or in what sense. There is some consensus regarding [...]

  • C. Escudero, S. Oller, X. Martinez, A. Barbat
    Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE (2017). 143(9), 04017080-1 -- 04017080-19

    Abstract
    The construction of confined masonry buildings has become a good choice to meet the housing needs of low-income families in big cities. Despite this, current building codes [...]

  • J. Rodellar, A. Barbat, J. Martín-Sánchez
    Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE (1987). 113(6), 797-812

    Abstract
    Different continuous-time approches have been proposed in recent years to formulate active control algorithms to reduce the response of civil engineering structures under [...]

  • J. Paredes, S. Oller, A. Barbat
    Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE (2016). 142(10), 04016072, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0001130

    Abstract
    A new damage model, based on continuum damage mechanics and simulating the opening, closing, and reopening of cracks in concrete using only one surface of discontinuity, [...]

  • A. Barbat, J. Rodellar, E. Ryan, N. Molinares
    Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE (1995). 121(6), 676-684

    Abstract
    A hybrid seismic control system for building structures is considered, which combines a class of passive nonlinear base isolator with an active control system. The active [...]

  • P. Mata, R. Boroschek, A. Barbat, S. Oller
    Journal of Earthquake Engineering (2007). 11, 231–256, DOI: 10.1080/13632460601123214

    Abstract
    This work presents the results of a study carried out to characterize the mechanical response of a high damping rubber to be used in designing and constructing energy dissipating [...]

  • O. Cardona, M. Ordaz, L. Yamin, M. Marulanda, A. Barbat
    Journal of Earthquake Engineering (2008). 12(S2), 48–59, DOI: 10.1080/13632460802013495

    Abstract
    Understanding probable losses and reconstruction costs due to earthquakes creates powerful incentives for countries to develop planning options and tools to cope with risk, [...]

  • O. Cardona, M. Ordaz, M. Marulanda, A. Barbat
    Journal of Earthquake Engineering (2008). 12(S2), 60–70, DOI: 10.1080/13632460802013511

    Abstract
    The Disaster Deficit Index (DDI) measures country risk from a macroeconomic and financial perspective, according to possible catastrophic events. The DDI captures the relationship [...]

  • A. Barbat, S. Oller, E. Oñate, A. Hanganu
    International Journal of Solids Structures (1997). 34(30), 3953-3976

    Abstract
    A local damage constitutive model based on Kachanov’s theory is used within a finite element frame and applied to the case of 2D and 3D Timoshenko beam elements. The [...]

  • X. Martínez, S. Oller, L. Barbu, A. Barbat, A. Jesus
    International Journal of Fatigue (2015). 73, 132–142, http://dx.doi.org/10. 1016/j.ijfatigue.2014.11.013

    Abstract
    This paper presents a plastic-damage formulation and a new isotropic hardening law, based on the Barcelona plastic damage model initially proposed by Lubliner et al. (1989) [...]

  • L. Barbu, X. Martinez, S. Oller, A. Barbat
    International Journal of Fatigue (2015). 81, 213- 226, doi:10.1016/j.ijfatigue.2015.07.031

    Abstract
    This paper presents the results of finite element simulations made on a bent pipe subjected to an in-plane variable cyclic displacement combined with internal pressure. Special [...]

  • M. Molina, J. Cruz, S. Oller, A. Barbat, L. Gil
    INGENIERÍA E INVESTIGACIÓN (2011). 31(3), 26-39

    Abstract
    Experimental research has shown that one of the key factors affecting the behaviour of reinforced concrete structures strengthened with externally-bonded fibre-reinforced [...]

  • O. Salomón, S. Oller, A. Barbat
    INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING (1999). 46, 1741-1761

    Abstract
    A finite element formulation modelling hyperelastic quasi-incompressible rubber-like materials (elastomers) is developed which takes into account large displacements and large [...]

  • P. Mata, A. Barbat, S. Oller, R. Boroschek
    INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING (2009). 78, 1037–1075

    Abstract
    The poor performance of some reinforced concrete (RC) structures during strong earthquakes has alerted about the need of improving their seismic behavior, especially when [...]

  • F. López-Almansa, A. Barbat, J. Rodellar
    INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING (1988). 26, 2687-2706

    Abstract
    A direct integration algorithm to solve the spatially discretized equations of motion of a structure is proposed. This algorithm formulates the equations of motion in state [...]

  • M. Salgado-Galvez, A. Barbat, O. Cardona, M. Carreño
    International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (2016). 19, 355– 365, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2016.09.008

    Abstract
    A loss and damage assessment was performed for the buildings of Lorca, Spain, considering an earthquake hazard scenario with similar characteristics to those of a real event [...]

  • L. Yamin, A. Hurtado, A. Barbat, O. Cardona
    International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (2014). 10, 452 – 460, http://dx.doi.org/10.101 6/j.ijdrr.2014.05.007

    Abstract
    A general methodology to evaluate vulnerability functions suitable for a probabilistic global risk assessment is proposed. The methodology is partially based in the methodological [...]

  • C. Velásquez, O. Cardona, M. Carreño, A. Barbat
    International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (2014). 10, 477–489, http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2014.05.005

    Abstract
    The existing disaster databases allow analyzing losses produced by previous events and assessing the risk to natural hazard in a similar way as the insurance industry does [...]

  • M. Carreño, O. Cardona, A. Barbat, D. Suarez, M. Perez, L. Narvaez
    International Journal of Disaster Risk Science (2017). 8, 258–269, DOI 10.1007/s13753-01 7-0136-7

    Abstract
    Disaster risk depends on both the physical vulnerability and a wide range of social, economic, and environmental aspects of a society. For a better risk understanding, a holistic [...]

  • R. González-Drigo, A. Avila-Haro, A. Barbat, L. Pujades, Y. Vargas, S. Lagomarsino, S. Cattari
    INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE (2015). 9, 214-230

    Abstract
    The main objective of this work is to assess the vulnerability and seismic risk of typical existing modernist unreinforced masonry (URM) modernist buildings and aggregates [...]

  • M. Salgado-Galvez, G. Bernal, A. Barbat, M. Carreño, O. Cardona
    Human and Ecological Risk Assessment , (2016). 22(2), 543-557, DOI: 10.1080/10807039.2015.1095072

    Abstract
    A methodology to estimate, in a probabilistic way, the annual cost to society of premature deaths because of earthquakes is proposed in this article. The methodology makes [...]

  • M. Carreño, O. Cardona, M. Marulanda, A. Barbat
    Geotechnical, Geological, and Earthquake Engineering (2009). 7, 167-183, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4020-8609-0_10

    Abstract
    The holistic evaluation of disaster risk is achieved affecting the physical risk with an impact factor, obtained from contextual conditions, such as the socioeconomic fragility [...]

  • C. Escudero, S. Oller, X. Martinez, A. Barbat
    Finite Elements in Analysis and Design (2016). 119, 78–94

    Abstract
    In order to correctly predict the kinematics of complex structures, analysis using three-dimensional finite elements (3DFEs) seems to be the best alternative. However, simulation [...]

  • S. , L. Pujades, A. Barbat, Y. Vargas, D. Hidalgo-Leiva
    Engineering Structures (2017). 152, 424–436

    Abstract
    To assess the expected seismic damage of a structure, non-linear dynamic analysis and the damage index of Park-Ang have been often used. Depending on the size of the structure [...]

  • P. Mata, A. Barbat, S. Oller
    Engineering Structures (2008). 30, 3667–3680

    Abstract
    There is general agreement in the fact that fully three-dimensional (3D) numerical techniques provide the most precise tools for simulating the behavior of RC buildings even [...]

  • J. Paredes, A. Barbat, S. Oller
    Engineering Structures (2011). 33, 3559–3569

    Abstract
    Structures subjected to cyclic loads show alternative tension–compression stress states; in such a case,  even if certain damage (fracture) is reached during the [...]

  • J. Hurtado, A. Barbat
    Engineering Structures (2000). 22, 1121–1132

    Abstract
    The smooth endochronic hysteretic Bouc–Wen model is studied from the point of view of random vibration. The sources of the errors of the method of equivalent linearization [...]

  • S. Baetu, A. Barbat, I. Ciongradi, G. Baetu
    ENGINEERING COMPUTATIONS (2015). 32(6), 1661-1690

    Abstract
    The purpose of this paper is to investigate a reinforced concrete multi-storey building with dissipative structural walls. These walls can improve the behaviour of a tall [...]

  • S. Baetu, A. Barbat, I. Ciongradi
    ENGINEERING COMPUTATIONS (2015). 32(2), 424-451

    Abstract
    The purpose of this paper is to investigate a dissipative reinforced concrete structural wall that can improve the behavior of a tall multi-storey building, evaluating the [...]

  • J. Rodellar, A. Barbat
    ENGINEERING COMPUTATIONS (1985). 2, 128-134

    Abstract
    The concept of active control has been introduced in recent years in order to reduce the seismic response of structures. A predictive control methodology is used to formulate [...]

  • J. Faleiro, S. Oller, A. Barbat
    ENGINEERING COMPUTATIONS (2010). 27(1), 57-83

    Abstract
    The purpose of this paper is to develop an improved analytical model for predicting the damage response of multi-storey reinforced concrete frames modelled as an elastic beam-column [...]

  • C. Molins, P. Roca, A. Barbat
    Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics (1998). 27, 731-747

    Abstract
    A fexibility-based formulation of a new mass matrix for the dynamic analysis of spatial frames consisting of curved elements with variable cross-sections is presented. The [...]

  • J. Egozcue, A. Barbat, J. Canas, J. Miquel
    Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics (1991). 20, 43-60

    Abstract
    The estimation of site intensity occurrence probabilities in low seismic activity regions has been studied from different points of view. However, no method has been definitively [...]

  • M. Mora, J. Valcárcel, O. Cardona, A. Barbat, L. Pujades, G. Bernal
    Earthquake Spectra (2015). 31(4), 2535-2552, DOI: 10.1193/040412 EQS151T

    Abstract
    Colombian seismic code NSR-98 establishes the requirement for the seismic vulnerability analysis and, if necessary, the strengthening of public facilities (schools). Due to [...]

  • M. Carreño, O. Cardona, A. Barbat
    Earthquake Spectra (2010). 26(1), 63–86

    Abstract
    A method and a computational tool oriented to assist the damage and safety evaluation of buildings after strong earthquakes is described in this article. The input of the [...]

  • A. Barbat, F. Moya, J. Canas
    Earthquake Spectra (1996). 12(3), 371-394

    Abstract
    A methodology for simulating seismic damage of unreinforced mansonry buildings for seismic risk assessment of urban areas is presented in this paper. The methodology is based [...]

  • M. Marulanda, O. Cardona, A. Barbat
    Disasters (2010). 34(2), 552 − 570

    Abstract
    Small disasters are usually the product of climate variability and climate change. Analysis of them illustrates that they increase difficulties for local development—frequently [...]

  • O. Cardona, M. Ordaz, M. Marulanda, M. Carreño, A. Barbat
    Disasters (2010). 34(4), 1064 − 1083

    Abstract
    The Disaster Deficit Index (DDI) measures macroeconomic and financial risk in a country according to possible catastrophic scenario events. Extreme disasters can generate [...]

  • X. Martinez, S. Oller, F. Rastellini, A. Barbat
    Computers and Structures (2008). 86, 1604–1618

    Abstract
    The use of fiber reinforced polymers (FRP) to reinforce and retrofit reinforced concrete (RC) structures has become one of the main applications of composites in civil engineering. [...]

  • J. Faleiro, S. Oller, A. Barbat
    Computers and Structures (2008). 86, 581–597

    Abstract
    A plastic–damage model for reinforced concrete frames is developed in this article, based on the classical plastic model and the continuum damage model. The plastic–damage [...]

  • A. Barbat, N. Molinares, R. Codina
    Computers and Structures (1996). 58(1), 133-141

    Abstract
    The conventional form of solving the equations of motion governing the seismic response of building structures with nonlinear base isolation consists of using monolithic step [...]

  • A. Bahar, F. Pozo, L. Acho, J. Rodellar, A. Barbat
    Computers and Structures (2010). 88, 198–206

    Abstract
    Magnetorheological (MR) dampers are devices that can be used for vibration reduction in structures. However, to use these devices in an effective way, a precise modeling is [...]

  • A. Bahar, F. Pozo, L. Acho, J. Rodellar, A. Barbat
    Computers and Structures (2010). 88, 483–496

    Abstract
    Magnetorheological (MR) dampers have received special attention as semi-active devices for mitigation of structural vibrations. Because of the inherent nonlinearity of these [...]

  • A. Hanganu, E. Oñate, A. Barbat
    Computers and Structures (2002). 80, 1667–1687

    Abstract
    The paper introduces a new global damage evaluation method which leads to a meaningful global damage index. A numerical procedure for the prediction of local and global damage [...]

  • A. Barbat, L. Pujades, N. Lantada
    Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering (2006). 21, 573–593

    Abstract
    The seismic risk of the buildings of Barcelona, Spain, is analyzed by using a method based on the capacity spectrum. The seismic hazard in the area of the city is described [...]

  • P. Mata, S. Oller, A. Barbat
    Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Enginering (2007). 196, 4458–4478

    Abstract
    In this article, the nonlinear constitutive behavior is considered in the geometrically nonlinear formulation for beams proposed by Simo and Vu-Quoc. The displacement based [...]

  • P. Mata, S. Oller, A. Barbat
    Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Enginering (2008). 197, 857–878

    Abstract
    A fully geometric and constitutive nonlinear model for the description of the dynamic behavior of beam structures is developed. The proposed formulation is based on the geometrically [...]

  • Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Enginering (2006). 195, 4490–4511

    Abstract
    The evaluation of the damage caused by horizontal loads, such as seismic action, to existing bridges has received an important attention in recent years, because it is the [...]

  • Y. Vargas, L. Pujades, A. Barbat, J. Hurtado
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2013). 11(6), 2007-2032

    Abstract
    The main goals of this article are to analyze the use of simplified deterministic nonlinear static procedures for assessing the seismic response of buildings and to evaluate [...]

  • S. Díaz, L. Pujades, A. Barbat, D. Hidalgo-Leiva, Y. Vargas-Alzate
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2018). 16, 1209–1243, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10518-017-0237-0

    Abstract
    Recently proposed capacity-based damage indices and parametric models for capacity curves are applied to frame steel buildings located in soft soils of the Mexico City. To [...]

  • N. Lantada, J. Irizarry, A. Barbat, X. Goula, A. Roca, T. Susagna, L. Pujades
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2010). 8, 201–229, DOI 10.1007/s10518-009-9148-z

    Abstract
    The vulnerability index method, in its version developed in the framework of the European project Risk-UE, has been adapted and applied in this article, to evaluate the seismic [...]

  • L. PUJADES, Y. Vargas-Alzate, A. Barbat, J. González-Drigo
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2012). 10(1), 331-349

    Abstract
    A parametric model for capacity curves and capacity spectra is proposed. The capacity curve is considered to be composed of a linear part and a nonlinear part. The normalized [...]

  • L. Pujades, A. Barbat, R. González-Drigo, J. Avila-Haro, S. Lagomarsino
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2012). 10(1), 331-349

    Abstract
    Between the late nineteenth century and the early twentieth century, Barcelona was expanded, occupying the terrains connecting the old walled city and the nearby towns of [...]

  • M. Carreño, O. Cardona, A. Barbat
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2012). 10, 547–565, DOI 10.1007/s10518-011-9302-2

    Abstract
    The seismic risk evaluation usually works with a fragmented concept of risk, which depends on the scientific discipline in charge of the assessment. To achieve an effective [...]

  • R. González-Drigo, J. Avila-Haro, L. Pujades, A. Barbat
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2016). DOI 10.1007/s10518-016-9951-2

    Abstract
    In this work, the vulnerability of an unreinforced masonry building, evaluated on the one hand by using the incremental dynamic analysis, and on the other hand by using nine [...]

  • J. Irizarry, L. Lantada, L. Pujades, A. Barbat, X. Goula, T. Susagna, A. Roca
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2011). 9, 441–466, DOI 10.1007/s10518-010-9222-6

    Abstract
    The Capacity Spectrum Based Method (CSBM) developed in the framework of the European project Risk-UE has been applied to evaluate the seismic risk for the city of Barcelona, [...]

  • J. Vielma, A. Barbat, S. Oller
    Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering (2010). 8, 135–155, DOI 10.1007/s10518-009-9127-4

    Abstract
    The most important aspects of the design, seismic damage evaluation and safety assessment of structures with low ductility like waffle slabs buildings or flat beams framed [...]

  • J. Rodellar, E. Ryan, A. Barbat
    APPLIED MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTATION (1995). 70, 299-314

    Abstract
    A problem of feedback stabilization is addressed for a class of uncertain nonlinear mechanical systems with n degrees of freedom and nc < n control inputs. Each system [...]

  • L. Bozzo, A. Barbat, L. Torres
    Applied Artificial Intelligence (1998). 12, 29-48

    Abstract
    Qualitative reasoning is an alternative problem-solving technique useful for the conceptual design of structures. Qualitative reasoning represents the relationships between [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    L'Economia Col·laborativa (EC), és a dir, el consum col·laboratiu i la producció de capital i mà d'obra entre grups distribuïts [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    Hi ha tendència a l’augment de la població a les ciutats i un increment de la mobilitat, paral·lel al creixement econòmic, que converteix [...]

  • Julio García-Espinosa's Congress Presentations (2001). 3

    Abstract
    This paper presents advances in recent work of the authors to derive a fractional step scheme based on the stabilized finite element method that allows overcoming the above [...]

  • F. Granell
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    Les Nacions Unides han impulsat el desenvolupament dels països pobres des de els anys seixantes del segle XX tan per l’acció dels seus estats membres com [...]

  • J. BATALLA, M. COSTA-CAMPI, X. CAMPS
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    El cambio climático es un hecho fuera de duda que requiere de una transición energética que avance hacia una economía descarbonizada en un escenario [...]

  • J. BATALLA, X. CAMPS
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    El Acuerdo de París, alcanzado en la XXI Conferencia de las Partes (COP21) de la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático, contempla [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    El sector agroalimentari català ha demostrat, al llarg dels darrers cinquanta anys, una gran capacitat d’adaptació i creixement en un entorn de dificultat. [...]

  • F. Parellada, J. Olivella, X. Marcet
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La universitat té una dimensió com a organització molt important; unes funcions socialment i econòmicament decisives, com son la formació [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La proliferació de l’automòbil que va començar fa una cinquantena d’anys va portar a una reducció de la utilització del transport [...]

  • I. Torre, L. Torralba, J. Rivera
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    A finales de 2017, siete de las ocho empresas de mayor valor en el mundo eran tecnológicas (hace apenas diez años, sólo había una entre las… [...]

  • D. Cano
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    El endurecimiento de las exigencias de solvencia de las entidades crediticias, en un contexto de tipos de interés en mínimos y de coste de capital en máximos, [...]

  • RESILTRACK Project (2018). 2

    Abstract
    El objetivo del RESILTRACK es el de diseñar un sistema que permita conocer el estado de la infraestructura ferroviaria y su afectación ante fenómenos [...]

  • A. Pellicer
    Research Reports of the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Naval (ETSINO) (2013). 4

    Abstract
    This Master Thesis is focused on the estimation the hydrodynamic coefficients for Underwater Autonomous Vehicle (AUV) by means of CFD code. First a state of art of AUVs development [...]

  • D. López
    Research Reports of the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Naval (ETSINO) (2015). 3

    Abstract
    This degree thesis deals with the estimation of towing tank resistance of fishing vessel with round bilge. First, a state of art of fishing vessel is presented. Second, the [...]

  • A. García-Valenzuela
    Research Reports of the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Naval (ETSINO) (2019). 2

    Abstract
    This Master thesis is focussed in the verification of the capabilities of SeaFEM - FAST tool to carry out the fully coupled analysis of offshore wind turbines. First, a state [...]

  • 3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La urbanització, el canvi tecnològic i la incapacitat del sistema capitalista actual per resoldre els grans reptes de la humanitat –pobresa i desigualtat, [...]

  • J. Montalvo
    3r Congrés d'Economia i Empresa de Catalunya - Full papers.

    Abstract
    La valoración de los precios de los servicios públicos no puede realizar en el vacío y, por tanto, sin referencia al sistema impositivo en general y, [...]