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  • Alarma coronaria 

    Barceló Garcia, Miquel (2006-01)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Analysis of correlation between an accelerometer-Based algorithm for Detecting Parkinsonian gait and UPDRS subscales 

    Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Alcaine, Sheila; Mestre, Berta; Quispe, Paola; Giuliani, Benedetta; Vainstein, Gabriel; Browne, Patrick; Sweeney, Dean; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Bayés, Àngels; Lewy, Hadas; Costa, Alberto; Annicchiarico, Roberta; Counihan, Timothy; ÓLaighin, Gearóid; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2017-09-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Background: Our group earlier developed a small monitoring device, which uses accelerometer measurements to accurately detect motor fluctuations in patients with Parkinson’s (On and Off state) based on an algorithm that ...
  • Antimicrobial peptides: Powerful biorecognition elements to detect bacteria in biosensing technologies 

    Hoyos Nogués, Mireia; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Mas Moruno, Carlos (2018-01-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Bacterial infections represent a serious threat in modern medicine. In particular, biofilm treatment in clinical settings is challenging, as biofilms are very resistant to conventional antibiotic therapy and may spread ...
  • A plasmonic accuracy biosensor using a single laser diode 

    Bañares Palacios, Paula (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-09-07)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    A theoretical model was implemented to obtain the total specular reflection of a variable external multicavity for out of normal incidence and different polarisations. The model was theoretically and experimentally validated ...
  • Aplicatiu per a l’etiquetació de senyals inercials en malalts de Parkinson 

    Fort Vela, Ricart (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Technical Research Centre for Dependency Care and Autonomous Living (CETpD)
    La malaltia de Parkinson(MP) és un trastorn degeneratiu del sistema nerviós central. Va ser descrita per primera vegada el 1817 per James Parkinson, un metge britànic que va publicar un article anomenant-la “la par{lisi ...
  • A software tool for large-scale synthetic experiments based on polymeric sensor arrays 

    Ziyatdinov, Andrey; Fernandez Diaz, Eduard; Chaudry, A.; Marco Colás, Santiago; Persaud, K.; Perera Lluna, Alexandre (2013-02-01)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
  • Assessing motor fluctuations in Parkinson’s disease patients based on a single inertial sensor 

    Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; De Mingo Fernandez, Eva; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2016-12-15)
    Article
    Open Access
    Altered movement control is typically the first noticeable symptom manifested by Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients. Once under treatment, the effect of the medication is very patent and patients often recover correct ...
  • Assessment of energy expended in physical activity by a smartphone-based system 

    Guede Fernández, Federico; Carbones Fargas, Bernat; Capdevila Ortis, Lluís; García González, Miguel Ángel; Ramos Castro, Juan José; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya (Springer, 2014)
    Conference report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The aim of this paper is to present a smartphone based system to assess daily energy expended in physical activ- ity (PA). Nowadays, sedentary li festyle is increasingly recog- nized as a serious, worldwide public ...
  • A theoretical and simulation study for the measurement of muscle anisotropic permittivity using electrical impedance myography 

    Guasch Morgades, Maria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Electrical impedance myography (EIM) is a collection of techniques that measure the electrical impedance of muscles using a weak, high frequency electrical current. They have emerged in the past years as a convenient, ...
  • Biofilm oxygen profiling using an array of microelectrodes on a microfabricated needle 

    Moya, A.; Guimerà Villalba, Xavier; del Campo, F.J.; Prats-Alfonso, E.; Dorado Castaño, Antonio David; Baeza, Mireia; Villa, R.; Gabriel, D.; Gamisans Noguera, Javier; Gabriel, G. (2014)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Knowledge of bacterial activity inside biofilms is key to the optimization of applied biotechnologies. A novel dissolved oxygen microelectrode array (DO-MEA) sensor has been designed and fabricated on a needle using ...
  • Caracterización de electrodos textiles en sensores integrados en ropa deportiva 

    Ortuño López, Aurora de la Concepción (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    The purpose of this project is to use electrodes with textile technology to measure an electrocardiogram (ECG) signal during physical activity. During intense exercise, changes in the heart rate (it is increased) and ...
  • Channel characterization and signal propagation studies for wireless galvanic coupled body sensors 

    Simon Cabrera, Ferran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.), 2013-12-16)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  Northeastern University
    [ANGLES`] New medical procedures involving continuous patient monitoring through human body sensors are becoming commonplace with micro-scale implanted sensors transferring information to on-surface macro-scale sensors for ...
  • Characterization and evaluation of human liver Phantoms for normal and malignant tissue 

    Alonso Rincón, Elena (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-05-12)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Chiral magnetic-nanobiofluids for rapid electrochemical screening of enantiomers at a magneto nanocomposite graphene-paste electrode 

    Muñoz, José; González Campo, Arántzazu; Riba Moliner, Marta; Baeza Labat, Mireia; Mas Torrent, Marta (2018-05)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The development of highly sensitive and selective enantiomeric platforms towards the rapid screening of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) is nowadays a crucial challenge in several fields related to pharmacology, ...
  • Comparación de correctores automáticos de artefactos en series RR 

    Benítez Herrera, Adolfo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-02-08)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    [ANGLÈS] This End of Degree Project (EDP) analyzes three commercial software which correct Hear Rate Variability (HRV) RR time series. The analysis was performed by entering the RR time series in each program with an ...
  • Cooperative signal amplification for molecular communication in nanonetworks. 

    Abadal Cavallé, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09-19)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    English: Nanotechnology is enabling the development of devices in a scale ranging from a few to hundreds of nanometers. Communication between these devices greatly expands the possible applications, increasing the complexity ...
  • Current Developments on Optical Feedback Interferometry as an All-Optical Sensor for Biomedical Applications 

    Perchoux, Julien; Quotb, Adam; Atashkhooei, Reza; Azcona Guerrero, Francisco Javier; Ramírez Miquet, Evelio E.; Bernal, Olivier; Jha, Ajit; Luna Arriaga, Antonio; Yáñez Alvarado, Carlos René; Caum Aregay, Jesús; Bosch, Thierry; Royo Royo, Santiago (2016-05-13)
    Article
    Open Access
    Optical feedback interferometry (OFI) sensors are experiencing a consistent increase in their applications to biosensing due to their contactless nature, low cost and compactness, features that fit very well with current ...
  • Desarrollo de biosensores de calcio para el control del proceso de angiogénesis 

    Gaihier, Fabien (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-02)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Los descubrimientos de los efectos del calcio extracelular sobre las respuestas celulares (como la angiogénesis) particularmente con el receptor-sensor de calcio (CaSR) fueron muy importantes especialmente en la ingeniería ...
  • Desenvolupament d'un dispositiu wearable per a mesurar patrons de respiració 

    Pou Robert, Enric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-01)
    Bachelor thesis
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  • Desenvolupament d’un sistema d’espectroscòpia d’impedància per a mesures amb biosensors 

    Guash Martínez, Aleix (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-06-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    De tots els àmbits existents en el projecte global per al desenvolupament de l’analitzador bacteriològic, clarament, ens encarregarem de realitzar el disseny del sistema d’instrumentació electrònic de mesura que interactuï ...