Departament de Projectes Arquitectònics

Departament de Projectes Arquitectònics

The Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Barcelona Tech (UPC) is a public institution dedicated to higher education and research, specialised in the fields of engineering, architecture and science.


The activity that goes on at UPC campuses and schools has made the University a benchmark institution. The University harnesses the potential of basic and applied research, and transfers technology and knowledge to society. These actions make the UPC—in partnership with the productive fabric—an agent and driver of economic and social change.


Our researchers are working in laboratories and research centres to increase scientific production, to promote its social value through the transfer of resultsto continue to lead international projects of excellence on our own initiative or in collaboration with research centres and universities around the world.


Website for the scientific production of UPC researchers

the website that provides open access to the knowledge of UPC

If you are a doctor of Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and you want to publish your thesis at TDX, contact with For more information check the frequently asked questions (in Catalan or in Spanish).

Recent Submissions

  • Hosseini Raviz, Sayed Reza (Date of defense: 17-04-2015)
    Residential building was the first form of architecture that people built for themselves. In fact, the house was a refuge and a basic need for them throughout history. lt has always been influenced by the lifestyle, cultural ...
  • Bataller Alberola, Lola (Date of defense: 28-07-2020)
    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 ...
  • Fuses, Josep, 1954- (Date of defense: 07-11-2011)
    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 ...
  • Beltran Borràs, Júlia (Date of defense: 11-12-2020)
    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 ...
  • Ayala Zapata, Fernando C. (Date of defense: 10-06-2012)
    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 ...

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