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    • A MAP approach for convex non-negative matrix factorization in the diagnosis of brain tumors 

      Vilamala Muñoz, Albert; Belanche Muñoz, Luis Antonio; Vellido Alcacena, Alfredo (2014)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Convex non-negative matrix factorization is a blind signal separation technique that has previously demonstrated to be well-suited for the task of human brain tumor diagnosis from magnetic resonance spectroscopy data. This ...
    • Application of Reinforcement Learning for optimizing the inventory management of clinical trials 

      Escobar Nieves, Clara (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-07-26)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   École polytechnique de Louvain
      On the one hand, clinical trials are of great importance in discovering new treatments for diseases. They teach research things that cannot be learned in the laboratory, that is, what does and does not work in humans. ...
    • Counting-by-Detection with Three-dimensional Fully Convolutional Networks 

      Mas Pujol, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01-25)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
      The project goal is to count and detect instances in an image using deep learning. We target the regime where object detectors need to work reliably in scenarios with crowding, overlapping or instances with a small size. ...
    • Data-aware picking for medical models 

      Monclús Lahoya, Eva; Vázquez Alcocer, Pere Pau; Navazo Álvaro, Isabel (Springer, 2014-09-30)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Open Access
      Medical doctors are often faced with the problem of selecting anchoring points in 3D space. These points are commonly used for measurement tasks, such as lengths of bones, or dimensions of pathological structures (e.g. ...
    • Development of a numerical method to study the diffusion of SERS NPs in resected tissue for binding potential assessment and evaluation 

      Navarro Comes, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-19)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      An intraoperative approach for breast tumor-margin assessment is presented, using a kinetic model for surface-enhanced Raman scattering nanoparticles (SERS NPs). A numerical method is developed to understand the behavior ...
    • Edge and cluster computing as enabling infrastructure for Internet of Medical Things 

      Ritrovato, Pierluigi; Xhafa Xhafa, Fatos; Giordano, Andrea (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The continuous adoption of fitness and medical smart sensors are boosting the development of Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), reshaping and revolutionizing Healthcare. This digital transformation is paving the way to new ...
    • Effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines on the prevention of post-COVID cardiac and thromboembolic complications 

      Mercade Besora, Núria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-02-01)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of Oxford
      Previous research suggests that although (some) COVID-19 vaccines could increase rare thrombosis risk, SARS-CoV-2 infection leads to a much higher risk. The effects of vaccination on risk for post-COVID thromboses and ...
    • GPU-accelerated simulations of the chemotactic response of amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum 

      Casas Vidal, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-05-24)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Firstly, the design and implementation of a generic framework that easies the creation of gpu-accelerated physical simulations. Secondly, it tests a model for the chemotactic response and locomotion of the amoeba Dictyostelium ...
    • Improvement of JXTA-overlay P2P platform: evaluation for medical application and reliability 

      Liu, Yi; Sakamoto, Shinji; Matsuo, Keita; Ikeda, Makoto; Barolli, Leonard; Xhafa Xhafa, Fatos (2015)
      Article
      Open Access
      JXTA-Overlay is a middleware built on top of the JXTA specification, which defines a set of protocols that standardize how different devices may communicate and collaborate among them. JXTA-Overlay provides a set of basic ...
    • Joint learning of depression and anxiety severity directly from speech signals 

      Quintana Aguasca, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-01-30)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   King's College London
      Advances in digital health and phenotyping technologies are crucial to ensureincreased access to high-quality mental health support services and treatment. Speech is uniquely placed in this regard, as no other mobile health ...
    • Kernel generative topographic mapping of protein sequences 

      Cárdenas, Martha Ivón; Vellido Alcacena, Alfredo; Olier Caparroso, Iván; Rovira, Xavier; Giraldo, Jesús (IGI Global, 2012-06)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
    • Localization of the pattern generating circuits responsible for walking and hopping gait from mammal spinal cord 

      Vidiella Pinto, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-10)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Kokuritsu Jōhōgaku Kenkyūjo
    • Mobile tool for the child vaccination control 

      Gómez Pérez, Rubén (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-11-26)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      [ENGLISH] The objective of this project is to implement a mobile application that will help managing the vaccination of children. The application will remind the taking and pendent doses, and it will also keep a simple PHR ...
    • Real-time foot detection algorithm for rehabilitation using computer vision 

      Borràs Sánchez, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2024-01-25)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      It is a well-known fact that rehabilitation is one of the areas of healthcare where the number of people benefitting from it is rapidly increasing. largely due to the ageing of the population. Nonetheless, as the number ...