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    • A compartmental model of a spiking and adapting olfactory receptor neuron 

      Ramos Garcia, Clàudia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Kungl. Tekniska högskolan. Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation
    • A computational system to monitor and control animal behaviour during perceptual tasks 

      Azizi, Rachid (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Università degli Studi di Padova
      In the neuroscience field the scientists aim to understand how the brain works. In order to study the brain mechanisms underlying behaviour and cognition, they perform standardized laboratory experiments with animal ...
    • A fuzzy approach for feature extraction of brain tissues in Non-Contrast CT 

      Davis Ortiz, Alberto; Gordillo Castillo, Nelly; Aymerich Martínez, Francisco Javier; Mejía Muñoz, José Manuel; García Quintero, M.; López Córdova, Mario Alberto; Andrade Luján, S. (Sociedad Mexicana de Ingeniería Biomedíca, 2018-01-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      In neuroimaging, brain tissue segmentation is a fundamental part of the techniques that seek to automate the detection of pathologies, the quantification of tissues or the evaluation of the progress of a treatment. Because ...
    • Analysis of brain changes before epileptic seizures 

      Escarre Pons, Bernat (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-12)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Politecnico di Torino
      [ANGLÈS] This study analyse EEG signals from different patients who suffer from epilepsy by means of mathematic algorithms in order to see what happens in the brain minutes before epileptic seizures.
    • Analysis of power management techniques for the santos neuromorphic SoC 

      Arribas Diaz, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-03-29)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
      Covenantee:   Technische Universität Dresden
    • Analysis of the dynamics of gray matter reduction in Alzheimers disease 

      Aduriz Berasategi, Asier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-05-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      This project attempts to study the cerebral atrophy patterns in gray matter across the different stages of the Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), or more specifically, along the entire AD continuum, in a voxelwise approach. To this ...
    • Análisis de la coordinación del movimiento de las extremidades delanteras y traseras en ratas deambulando en una cinta rodante 

      Snider Fiñana, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      From the paw?s footprints obtained from rats walking on a treadmill, I have designed algorithms to study the degree of coordination between the front and back legs. We have used the digi-gait system to capture the footprints ...
    • Aprender matando zombies 

      Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín (2019-10-16)
      External research report
      Open Access
      David Hunter, un profesor de Geografía de Seattle, ha creado un nuevo método de aprendizaje: el ZBL (Zombie-Based Learning o Aprendizaje Basado en Zombis). Su proyecto cuenta (de momento) con 354 patrocinadores que han ...
    • Breaking of the excitatory-inhibitory balance in neural networks 

      Pericas Iturriagagoitia, Cristina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-04)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   New York University
      Experimental and theoretical study of membrane potentials of neurons in culture provide evidence of some of the mechanisms responsible for excitatory-inhibitory imbalance.
    • Computation of invariant curves in the analysis of periodically forced neural oscillators 

      Pérez Cervera, Alberto; Huguet Casades, Gemma; Martínez-Seara Alonso, M. Teresa (Springer, 2018)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Open Access
      Background oscillations, reflecting the excitability of neurons, are ubiq- uitous in the brain. Some studies have conjectured that when spikes sent by one population reach the other population in the peaks of excitability, ...
    • Cómo impartir una clase magistral según la neurociencia 

      Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Barba Vargas, Alejandra (Asociación de Enseñantes Universitarios de la Informática (AENUI), 2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Las clases magistrales han sido una de las técnicas fundamentales de enseñanza desde tiempos de la civilización griega, y probablemente incluso desde mucho antes. Una clase magistral es una actividad centrada en el profesor, ...
    • Differentiating resting brain states using ordinal symbolic analysis 

      Quintero Quiroz, Carlos Alberto; Montesano Del Campo, Luis; Pons Rivero, Antonio Javier; Torrent Serra, Maria del Carmen; García Ojalvo, Jordi; Masoller Alonso, Cristina (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2018-10-08)
      Article
      Open Access
      Symbolic methods of analysis are valuable tools for investigating complex time-dependent signals. In particular, the ordinal method defines sequences of symbols according to the ordering in which values appear in a time ...
    • Dyscalculia, mind, calculating brain and education 

      García Planas, María Isabel; García-Camba Vives, María Victoria (2018)
      Conference lecture
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      The emerging scientific field of educational neuroscience is playing a significant role in the exploration of the subjacent neurocognitive processes underlying the practice and educational theory. Nevertheless, it can do ...
    • Effects and mechanisms of cognitive, aerobic exercise, and combined training on cognition, health, and brain outcomes in physically inactive older adults: the projecte moviment protocol 

      Castells Sánchez, Alba; Roig Coll, Francesca; Lamonja Vicente, Noemí; Perera Lluna, Alexandre (2019-08-14)
      Article
      Open Access
      Age-related health, brain, and cognitive impairment is a great challenge in current society. Cognitive training, aerobic exercise and their combination have been shown to benefit health, brain, cognition and psychological ...
    • Electromagnetic characterization of living action potential 

      Requena Pozo, Borja (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-05)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Brain imaging is a vanguard and promising topic with uncountable applications in several fields. This project is driven by the development of a new brain imaging technique that could provide activity information with spatial ...
    • Estudi de l'atròfia cerebral en la malaltia de l'Alzheimer 

      Pegueroles Monllau, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-02-10)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      [ANGLÈS] Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common form of dementia and it has been a socio-economic problem for the actual society. Moreover, is expected to be a growing problem due to the aging. It is vital to study the ...
    • Estudio de las investigaciones actuales, relacionadas con la neurociencia aplicada a la educación 

      Camarasalta Padilla, Ana (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-22)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      La sociedad evoluciona y sus demandas varían en función de nuevas necesidades sociales. Los centros educativos son los lugares donde se produce la transformación de los individuos para convertirse en los ciudadanos que ...
    • Estudio del grado de asociación entre la señal de resonancia magnética cerebral y la ecografía transcraneal 

      Carrascosa Morales, Rafael (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-01-10)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      English: The study tries to achieve a multimodal registration between a transcranial sonography (TCS) and a cerebral magnetic resonance volume. After the registration stage, a statistical analysis of each brain matter ...
    • Event reconstruction for KM3NeT/ORCA using convolutional neural networks 

      Aiello, S; Albert, A.; Alves Garre, Sergio; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos; Barbarino, G.C.; Baret, B. (2020-10-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The KM3NeT research infrastructure is currently under construction at two locations in the Mediterranean Sea. The KM3NeT/ORCA water-Cherenkov neutrino detector off the French coast will instrument several megatons of ...
    • Extracranial Estimation of Neural Mass Model Parameters Using the Unscented Kalman Filter 

      Escuain i Poole, Lara Sofia; García Ojalvo, Jordi; Pons Rivero, Antonio Javier (2018-10-15)
      Article
      Open Access
      Data assimilation, defined as the fusion of data with preexisting knowledge, is particularly suited to elucidating underlying phenomena from noisy/insufficient observations. Although this approach has been widely used in ...