Publications

2010

Performance Evaluation of a Mobile Ad-hoc Network for Collaborative Unmanned Systems Operations, E.Gutierrez, M. Quintana, E. Chester, 7th Symposium on Intelligent Autonomous Vehicles (IAV), Lecce, Italy, September 2010.

Optimising Ground Stations Scheduling with a Genetic Algorithm, J. Sun, M.Quintana, E.Chester, Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS), Sapporo, Japan, September 2010

On the Resolution of Position Ambiguity when Integrating GNSS and WLAN Observables, D. Fernández, M. Ciurana, M. Jofre, E. Gutiérrez, E.Chester, F. Barceló, I. Martín, The European Navigation Conference on Global Navigation Satellite Systems 2010, Braunschweig, Germany, Oct. 2010.

DRIFT/VISC: Distributed, Redundant, and Inherently Fault Tolerant Microprobe Concept, M. Arnold and E. Chester, 7th International Planetary Probe Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, June 2010.

VELOONUS: A Computational Tool for Balloon Trajectories at Venus, M. de Soria-Santacruz Pich, L. Aivar Garcia and E. Chester, 7th International Planetary Probe Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, June 2010.

Analysis and Design of a Microrover Delivery System (MARMOT), L. Aivar and E. Chester, 7th International Planetary Probe Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, June 2010.

Flight Performance Envelope of UAVs for in-situ Science in Titan’s Atmosphere, B. Roig and E. Chester, 7th International Planetary Probe Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, June 2010.

Promocion del Empleo de las Videoconferencias como Elemento de Potenciacion de la Calidad en el Aprendizaje en la ETSEIAT, D. García-Almiñana, E. Chester, M. Martínez-Sánchez, J. Gibert, E. Gríful and J.M. Sallán, VI Congreso Internacional de Docencia Universitaria e Innovación, Barcelona, Spain, Jun. 2010.

Teaching Innovation at UPC: Linking Space design Education with Agency Roadmaps for Exploration, E. Chester and D. Garcia-Almiñana, 14th ISU Annual Symposium, Strasbourg, France, 16-18 Feb. 2010.

"Unified Framework for Flexible Multi-Carrier Communication Systems" Jose A. Lopez-Salcedo, Esteban Gutierrez, Gonzalo Seco-Granados, 8th Workshop on multi-carrier systems and solutions at Herrsching, Germany

 

2009

A Novel Framework for an Unified International System of Volcano Early Warning and Hazard Tracking, F. Guim, I. Rodero, E. Ozalap, E. Chester, Recent Advances in Space Technology (RAST), Istanbul, 2009

Volcano Disaster Risk Reduction: A Detailed Gap Analysis and System Architecture for Data Archiving and Distribution (IAC-09.B1.4.5), E. Chester, H. Henry, J. Webb, D. Faied, D. Urbina, H. Schweiger, A. Peer, A. Sanchez, E. Ozalp, F. Guim, M. Sorgenfrei, 60th International Astronautical Congress, Daejeon, S. Korea, Oct. 2009

Down to Earth Systems Engineering:The Forgotten Ground Segment, Acta Astronautica, vol. 65 no.1-2, July/Aug 2009, Elsevier, E. Chester, ISSN 0094-5765, doi:10.1016/j.actaastro.2009.01.075

 

2008

Integrating Positioning Technologies – A Seamless Indoor/Outdoor Platform Prototype, B. Gallardo, P. Coutinho, M. Jofre, E. Chester, NAVITEC, ESTEC, Dec. 2008

Analysis in Robotic Autonomy for Future Planetary Missions, M. Quintana, E. Chester, A. Casals, ASTRA 2008, ESTEC, Dec. 2008

The Galactic Suite Experience (IAC-08.E5.3.9), Marc Zaballa, E. Chester, Xavier Claramunt, Juan de Dalmau, Gloria Garcia, 59th International Astronautical Congress, Glasgow UK, 29 Sep-3 Oct 2008

Mission planning approach for the control of a collaborative UAV network, C. Zamora, M. Quintana, C. Angulo, E. Chester, EMAVS’08, Braunschweig, June 2008

The Galactic Suite Experience, X. Claramunt, J. Cuevas, M. De Mas, M. Ezquerro, M. Gifra, A. Ortiz, M. Zaballa, J. Abouyehia, E. Chester, G. Garcia-Cuadrado, J-P. González, A. Orbaek, IAA First Symposium on Private Human Access to Space, Arcachon, May 2008

CTAE: Fostering Space Applications For The Citizen, M. Jofre, E. Chester, P. Coutinho, Space Application Days Toulouse, April 2008

Attracting and retaining human talent in high-tech and innovation: Case study of the CTAE Aerospace Research and Technology Centre, J. de Dalmau, A. Dal Canton, G. García-Cuadrado, E. Chester, J. Fuentes, March 2008