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    • A wireless augmentative and alternative communication system for people with speech disabilities 

      Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Casas Piedrafita, Óscar (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015-08-19)
      Article
      Open Access
      An augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device for people with speech disabilities is presented. This AAC system exhibits the advantages of two currently used systems: 1) usability of the communication boards ...
    • An electromagnetic interference reduction check list for unmanned aircraft system 

      Tristancho Martínez, Joshua; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Pastor Llorens, Enric (2010)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
    • Characterization of time domain EM field double-loaded curved loop probe 

      Pous Solà, Marc; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      In this paper, we present and analyze the performance of a double-loaded curved loop probe to measure simultaneously electric and magnetic fields (EMF). The aim is to construct a probe that can be fitted to non-planar ...
    • Compoball: Novel On-line Composting Monitoring System 

      Casas Piedrafita, Óscar; López Martínez, Margarita; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Huerta Pujol, Oscar; Martínez Farré, Francesc Xavier (2011)
      Conference report
      Open Access
    • Comunicador para personas con discapacidad. Entregable 4. Evolutivos maquetas y prototipos 

      Casas Piedrafita, Óscar; Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos (2012-04-02)
      Other
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      Entregable del convenio C-08197 con la empresa B&J adaptaciones
    • Comunicador para personas con discapacidad: entregable 2.2: maqueta no funcional para cada uno de los subsistemas 

      Casas Piedrafita, Óscar; Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos (2012-02-01)
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      Entregable seguiment conveni C-08197 amb l'empresa B&J Adaptaciones
    • Comunicador para personas con discapacidad: entregable 3: desarrollo de prototipos funcionales 

      Casas Piedrafita, Óscar; Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos (2012-03-01)
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      Entregable del convenio C-08197 con la empresa B&J Adaptaciones
    • D6.1 Report on Results on Parallel Testing 

      Casas Piedrafita, Óscar; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; López Martínez, Margarita; Martínez Farré, Francesc Xavier (2012-10-01)
      Research report
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      Delivarable entregat a la Unió Europea dins del projecte CompoBall. Novel on line composting monitoring system. Grant Agreement No: 243625
    • Effects of stray capacitance to ground in impedance measurements 

      Aliau Bonet, Carles; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos (Elsevier, 2021)
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      Inductive effects such as positive phase angles in impedance measurements have often confused the researchers when the material measured is nonmagnetic. When the measurement is based on auto-balancing bridge method and the ...
    • Electromagnetic characterization of 3D printed antennas employing conductive filament 

      Pous Solà, Marc; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Mateu Mateus, Marc; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
      Conference report
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      This work presents the need to accurately define EM characterization of novel materials like the 3D conductive filament. Although these construction techniques and materials are currently used by the industry, the influence ...
    • Entropy as a wear out indicator: The resistor example 

      Cuadras Tomàs, Àngel; Ovejas Benedicto, Victòria Júlia; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos (2013)
      Conference report
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      In this contribution we aim at proposing entropy measurements in resistive elements to characterize the induced damage due to current and Joule effect dissipation. 0.25 W off the shelf resistors are biased with constant ...
    • Initial analysis of SAR from a cell phone inside a vehicle by numerical computation. 

      Anzaldi, Gabriel; Silva Martínez, Fernando; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Riu Costa, Pere Joan (Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2007-05-31)
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      Open Access
      The purpose of this paper is to analyze the influence of the metallic structures of a realistic car body frame on the specific absorption rate (SAR) produced by a cell phone when a complete human body model is placed at ...
    • Interagames: Control accesible de videojuegos para Xbox 360, PS3, Wii y PC. 

      Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Casas Piedrafita, Óscar (2013)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Este trabajo presenta una nueva plataforma de interacción de usuarios con discapacidad con los juegos de las principales videoconsolas comerciales. El sistema diseñado habilita el acceso a las diferentes plataformas ...
    • Interfaz gestual para el acceso a plataformas digitales y control de plataformas para el ocio 

      Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Casas Piedrafita, Óscar (2015)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      La tetraplejia y la paraplejia son discapacidades que resultan de las lesiones en la médula espinal y trastornos neuromusculares tales como la parálisis cerebral. Los pacientes que las padecen presentan diferentes niveles ...
    • Irreversible entropy model for damage diagnosis in resistors 

      Cuadras Tomàs, Àngel; Crisóstomo, Javier; Ovejas Benedicto, Victòria Júlia; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos (American Institute of Physics (AIP), 2015-10-28)
      Article
      Open Access
      We propose a method to characterize electrical resistor damage based on entropy measurements. Irreversible entropy and the rate at which it is generated are more convenient parameters than resistance for describing damage ...
    • Mouse for computer control from the joystick of the wheelchair 

      Casas Nebra, Roberto José; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Romero, Borja; Romero, Carlos; Domingo, Sergio; Atarés, Antonio; Costa, Joaquín; Casas Piedrafita, Óscar (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2012)
      Article
      Open Access
      Becoming autonomous is one of the biggest challenges for many people with disabilities. Increasing their autonomy usually involves the use of a wheelchair and any kind of digital assistant, such as a computer or a tablet, ...
    • Technical specifications and system architecture of a compact weather station for rice blast field study 

      Pallàs-Areny, Ramon; Casas Piedrafita, Óscar; López Lapeña, Oscar; Hornero Ocaña, Gemma; Serrano Finetti, Roberto Ernesto; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Polo Cantero, José; Cuadras Tomàs, Àngel; PEREIRAS, Jaime; PUIGDOLLERS, Pau (2014-03-17)
      Research report
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      This report describes the work carried out as part of an EC-funded project called RICE-GUARD, which is developing a novel rice blast prediction tool based on an in-field wireless sensor network. Existing systems for ...
    • Tecnologies creatives a l’aula’ acumula 10 anys aixecant maquetes intel·ligents 

      Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Diari El Llobregat (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-092022-09)
      Contribution to periodical
      Open Access
    • Understanding electrosurgical unit perturbations in order to address hospital operating room electromagnetic compatibility 

      Fernández Chimeno, Mireya; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Silva Martínez, Fernando (IEEE-INST ELECTRICAL ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS INC, 2006-06-30)
      Article
      Open Access
      We analyze the radiated emissions from a low power electrosurgical unit (ESU). Measurements at a 3-meter distance are performed in order to find a suitable measurement setup intended to reproduce realistically the real ...