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    • Ambiences: on-the-fly usage of available resources through personal devices 

      Otero Calviño, Beatriz; Gil, Marisa (2013-10)
      Article
      Open Access
      In smart spaces such as smart homes, computation is embedded everywhere: in toys, appliances, or the home’s infrastructure. Most of these devices provide a pool of available resources which the user can take advantage, ...
    • Analyzing the impact of communication imbalance in high-speed networks 

      Utrera Iglesias, Gladys Miriam; Gil, Marisa; Martorell Bofill, Xavier (2017-12-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this work we analyze the communication load imbalance generated by irregular-data applications running in a multi-node cluster. Experimental approaches to diminish communication load imbalance are evaluated using a ...
    • CARM: Composable, Adaptive Resource Management system in ubiquitous computing environments 

      Morales Pacheco, Roberto Antonio; Gil, Marisa (Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2009-09-16)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Presently heterogeneous devices provided with several communications interfaces are everywhere, with this, we are increasingly coming in contact with ”shared” computer-enhanced devices such as cars, portable media players, ...
    • Dec-CS: the computer science declining phenomenon 

      Porta, Marcela; Maillet, Katherine; Gil, Marisa (2010)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Contrary to the continuing growth of the informatics industry in Europe the number of computer science experts (students, graduates, teachers, etc.) is declining. This decline is producing some negative consequences in ...
    • Escolta al teu voltant, xarxes de sensors sense fils 

      Crusafon, Carlota; Carcelle, Nuria; Punsoda, Georgina; Gil, Marisa (2010-09-06)
      External research report
      Open Access
      Escolta al teu voltant! és un projecte que consisteix en desenvolupar una plataforma de monitorització utilitzant una xarxa de sensors sense fils formada per motes. Una mote és un mòdul de baixa potència que incorpora un ...
    • “Escolta el teu voltant!”: Xarxes sense fils per a l'estalvi d'energia al Campus Nord 

      Carcelle, Núria; Crusafon, Carlota; Franzi, Albert; Punsoda, Georgina; Orduña, Xavier; Gil, Marisa (Centre per a la Sostenibilitat, 2009-07-09)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Aquest és un projecte dut a terme per estudiants i professors de la FIB, en col•laboració amb alguns estudiants de secundària i l’empresa tecnològica DEXMA. L’objectiu és sensibilitzar a la comunitat de l’estalvi energètic ...
    • Examen Final 

      Heredero Lazaro, Ana M.; Jiménez Castells, Marta; Llorente Viejo, Silvia; Macías Lloret, Mario; Monreal Arnal, Teresa; Pérez Rico, José Luis; Otero Calviño, Beatriz; Valverde Amador, Antonio Javier; Guerrero Zapata, Josep Maria; Gil, Marisa (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-01-18)
      Exam
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    • ICT4Girls: compartiendo experiencias de tecnología de la información y la comunicación (ITC) desde secundaria a la universidad 

      Cusso Calabuig, Roser; Fernández-Mostaza, María José; Gil, Marisa (2009-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      Los avances tecnológicos están mejorando el nivel de vida y las condiciones laborales. Curiosamente, el número de estudiantes que eligen carreras tecnológicas, desciende continuamente. En el caso de la mujer, esta caída ...
    • ICT4Girls: from high school to university: an approach 

      Gil, Marisa; Jiménez Castells, Marta; Otero Calviño, Beatriz (2011-06-20)
      External research report
      Open Access
      Technological advances are improving living conditions. Oddly, there continues to be a decrease in the number of ICT students. The decline in the number of female students is particularly noteworthy. One of the main reasons ...
    • Implementation of Web 2.0 Tools and Virtual Platforms to PBL Methodology: a Case Study 

      Cusso Calabuig, Roser; Gil, Marisa (2012)
      Conference report
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      In problem-based learning (PBL), students work together in groups to solve real-world problems. This is a very promising methodology to prepare students for 21st century skills as leadership and think critically, and to ...
    • Migration of a generic multi-physics framework to HPC environments 

      Dadvand, Pooyan; Rossi, Riccardo; Gil, Marisa; Martorell Bofill, Xavier; Cotela Dalmau, Jordi; Juanpere, E.; Idelsohn Barg, Sergio Rodolfo; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (2011)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Creating a highly parallelizable code is a challenge and development for distributed memory machines (DMMs) can be very different form developing a serial code in term of algorithms and structure. For this reason, many ...
    • Migration of a generic multi-physics framework to HPC environments 

      Dadvand, Pooyan; Rossi, Riccardo; Gil, Marisa; Martorell Bofill, Xavier; Cotela Dalmau, Jordi; Juanpere, E.; Idelsohn Barg, Sergio Rodolfo; Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (Elsevier, 2013-07)
      Article
      Open Access
      Creating a highly parallelizable code is a challenge specially for distributed memory machines (DMMs). Moreover, algorithms and data structures suitable for these platforms can be very different from the ones used in serial ...
    • Mobile resource management for better user experience: an audio case study 

      Morales Pacheco, Roberto Antonio; Otero Calviño, Beatriz; Gil, Marisa (2010)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Ubiquitous environment's research has evolved considerably over the last years. The wide range of mobile devices, their high diversity and mobility have raised a variety of challenges being resource management a predominant, ...
    • OS paradigms adaptation to fit new architectures 

      Joglar, Xavi; Planas Carbonell, Judit; Gil, Marisa (2008)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Future architectures and computer systems will be heterogeneous multi-core models, which will improve their performance, resource utilization and energy consumption. Differences between cores mean different binary formats ...
    • Predictive runtime code scheduling for heterogeneous architectures 

      Jimenez, Victor; Vilanova, Lluis; Gelado Fernandez, Isaac; Gil, Marisa; Fursin, Gregori; Navarro, Nacho (2009)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Heterogeneous architectures are currently widespread. With the advent of easy-to-program general purpose GPUs, virtually every re- cent desktop computer is a heterogeneous system. Combining the CPU and the GPU brings ...
    • Real projects to involve undergraduate students in CS degrees 

      Gil, Marisa; Fernández Mostaza, Maria-José; Cusso Calabuig, Roser; Crusafon, Carlota (2010)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Technological advances are improving the standard of living and working conditions. Curiously, the number of students that choose technological studies and careers continues to decline. This fall is particularly noteworthy ...
    • SPALINET: Red Española de lidares de aerosoles 

      Guerrero Ruiz, A.; Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Muñoz, C.; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Pujadas, Manuel; Molero, Francisco; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Moreno, J. M.; Bolarín, Jose Miguel; Requena, Alberto; Córdoba Jabonero, Carmen; Gil, Marisa; Exposito, Francisco Javier; Díaz Cort, Josep; Pedrós, Roberto; Martínez Lozano, José Antonio (2008)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
    • Strategies of Domain Decomposition to Partition Mesh-Based Applications onto Computational Grids 

      Otero Calviño, Beatriz; Gil, Marisa (2011-05-02)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this paper, we evaluate strategies of domain decomposition in Grid environment to solve mesh-basedapplications. We compare the balanced distribution strategy with unbalanced distribution strategies. While the former is ...
    • Technology-Enhanced Learning (TEL) tools to improve computational thinking skills 

      Gil, Marisa; Cusso Calabuig, Roser (2012)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The common and easy access to technological devices has led to the rapid inclusion of technology into the learning process. The development of technical skills, as well as the increasing confidence in computer attitudes, ...
    • Una visió actual a l'estat de la dona en les enginyeries 

      Cusso Calabuig, Roser; Gil, Marisa (2014)
      Article
      Open Access
      Aquest article analitza l’efecte del gènere en les vocacions tecnològiques estudiant quins són els factors que provoquen el gran desequilibri entre la presència d’homes i de dones en els estudis tècnics. Es mostren dades ...