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    • Análisis de la sensibilidad a las condiciones meteorológicas de los innovadores vuelos parabólicos de la aeronave CAP10B 

      Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; Pérez Poch, Antoni; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Torner Ribé, Jordi (EUETIB, 2014-12-01)
      Conference report
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      En estudios previos, utilizamos un software de diseño mecánico CAD Solidworks Motion® para simular el movimiento en el entrenamiento de pilotos acrobáticos. Específicamente, se simuló la maniobra de un vuelo parabólico ...
    • Can frozen sperm samples withstand being sent to space? Considering the creation of a sperm bank outside Earth 

      Boada Palà, Montserrat; Pérez Poch, Antoni; Ballester, Marta; Garcia, Silvia; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Ventura González, Daniel (International Astronautical Federation, 2019)
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      The aim of the research is to investigate the effects of microgravity exposure on the motility and vitality of human sperm. The likelihood of human reproduction in space relies heavily on the conditions in which human sperm ...
    • Challenge-based learning and the Barcelona ZeroG Challenge: A space education case study 

      Pérez Poch, Antoni; Torner Ribé, Jordi; González Alonso, Daniel Ventura; González Llamazares, Laura; Josep Martí, Maria; Pasquets Pérez, Rosa Maria; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; García Cuadrado, Gloria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-04-29)
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      Challenge-Based Learining is a STEM Education methodology that has been used as a collaborative and hands-on approach to encourage students to put their knowledge in practice by addressing real-life problems. Space Education ...
    • Configuration management for e-services: A lesson learned in a R&D center 

      Ferruzca, Marco; Fernández Sánchez, Joaquín; Monguet Fierro, José María; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; Sampieri, Mónica; Castelán Maldonado, Edgar (2016-01)
      Research report
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      Configuration Management is a discipline which includes all activities related to the products evolution management throughout their life cycle. This requires identifying, organizing and controlling the product changes ...
    • Definición de perfiles y competencias profesionales de un director de proyectos multimedia. Detección de las necesidades de formación 

      Olmedo Torre, Noelia; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc (Secretariado de Publicaciones e Intercambio científico. Universidad de Valladolid, 2007)
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      La aportación de este artículo será la definición y detección de los perfiles y competencias profesionales dentro del sector multimedia en las empresas TIC y posteriormente la detección y orientación de las necesidades de ...
    • Design and development of biomedical applications for post-stroke rehabilitation subjects 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Serrancolí, Gil; Ayestaran Arriaga, Inés; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Iriarte, Andrea; Margelí, Carles; Mayans, Berta; García, Andrés; Morancho, Sergio; Molas, Cristina (OmniaScience, 2021-02-01)
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      Virtual Reality (VR) is having an increasing influence in fields such as education, marketing or scientific research. Thus, biomedical and health applications are also improving due to advances in Virtual Reality. The aim ...
    • Earliest amyloid and tau deposition modulate the influence of limbic networks during closed-loop hippocampal downregulation 

      Skouras, Stavros; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Molinuevo, José Luis (2020-02-24)
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      Research into hippocampal self-regulation abilities may help determine the clinical significance of hippocampal hyperactivity throughout the pathophysiological continuum of Alzheimer’s disease. In this study, we aimed to ...
    • Effectiveness of telepresence learning environment for opera singing: First results from a case study 

      Rojas-Rajs, Teresa; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Lorente, Pedro; Iglesias, Francisco; Fernández Sánchez, Joaquín; Monguet Fierro, José María (2009-11-09)
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      This brief paper shows the first results of a case study on a remote learning telepresence environment, specialized on lyric singing at higher education level. Opera eLearning study uses high bandwidth for delivering quality ...
    • Estrategias en la generación de contenidos para formación Presencial – On-line, aplicado al diseño asistido por ordenador 

      Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Fernández Sánchez, Joaquín; García, Andrés; Farrerons Vidal, Óscar (2010)
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    • Exploring virtual reality to improve engineering students' spatial abilities pilot study 

      Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel (2019)
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      A Virtual Reality pilot study is conducted to improve the spatial ability of engineering students based on solid geometry scenarios. The investigation focused on the Graphic Expression and Computer-Aided Design (GECAD) ...
    • From bachelor to multimedia doctorate, past experience and future challenges 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Monguet Fierro, José María; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Fernández Sánchez, Joaquín (2005)
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      The multi-disciplinary approach, inherent to multimedia, requires the collaboration of people which should be separated in two wide groups: engineering of information technology and interactive - media design. In addition, ...
    • Generación de contenidos para formación presencial – on-line 

      Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Fernández Sánchez, Joaquín; García, Andrés; Farrerons Vidal, Óscar (Universidad de Cantabria, 2010)
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      En el proceso de definición del entorno necesario para poder impartir los contenidos de Expresión Gráfica en la Ingeniería y Diseño Asistido por Ordenador en modo “Presencial – On-line”, se observa la necesidad de que los ...
    • Multipurpose virtual reality environment for biomedical and health applications 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Skouras, Stavros; Molinuevo, José Luis; Gispert, Juan Domingo; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc (2019-08-26)
      Article
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      Virtual reality is a trending, widely accessible, and contemporary technology of increasing utility to biomedical and health applications. However, most implementations of virtual reality environments are tailored to ...
    • Professor Index Requirement (PIR): a standardized method to obtain teacher comparative qualifications based on student scores achievements 

      Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; Torner Ribé, Jordi (2018)
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      A simple assessment tool is presented in this communication to help professors performance. It is called "Professor Index Requirement" PIR. This index has certain similarities with Value-Added Models (VAM's). These ...
    • Realidad virtual inmersiva aplicada al aprendizaje de geometría del espacio 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel; Embodas, Robert (EUETIB, 2014-12-01)
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      Proponemos investigar las posibilidades de utilizar entornos virtuales inmersivos para mejorar la habilidad espacial de los estudiantes de ingeniería a partir del estudio de la geometría del espacio (solid geometry). La ...
    • Reducing techno-anxiety in high school teachers by improving their ICT problem-solving skills 

      Revilla Muñoz, Olga; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Fernández Sánchez, Joaquín; Santos, Olga C. (Taylor & Francis, 2017-01-01)
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      Teachers need to continuously update their information and communication technologies (ICT) knowledge, but they are usually not trained to deal with the problems arising from their use. In fact, studies in the literature ...
    • Reply to: “Definition of SPSS: we need to speak the same language”: Computer-assisted image processing for better quantification 

      Praktiknjo, Michael; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Simon-Talero, Macarena; Gu, Wenyi; Pérez Poch, Antoni; de la Torre, Cristina; del Val, Inés; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Genescà, Joan; Trebicka, Jonel (2020-08-13)
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      In response to Nicoara-Farcau and colleagues, we agree that gastrorenal shunts, seem important, since they are found in many patients with gastric varices and herefore possibly associate with bleeding. In total, 990 SPSS ...
    • Robotic arm controlled through vision and biomechanical sensors 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel (2017-05-11)
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      The project aims to design the control of a robotic arm capable of following the movements of a real hand. In order to do that, a number of different technologies were implemented: manufacture by adding material (3D ...
    • Sensores de visión aplicados a una mano biomimética 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel (2017-09-15)
      Article
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    • Spatial ability in computer-aided design courses 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Brigos Hermida, Miguel Ángel (CAD Solutions, 2014)
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      Many studies have demonstrated that spatial ability is an important factor in the study of Industrial Engineering. Spatial ability is fundamentally important to the work of an engineer, as it is vital for project design. ...