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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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.
  • 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, ...
  • 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
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Integrating multi-unit electrophysiology and plastic culture dishes for network neuroscience 

    Morales Larramendi, Ricardo; Riss, M; Wang, Liang; Gavin, R; Del, Rio Ja; Alcubilla González, Ramón; Claverol Tinturé, Enrique (2008-11)
    Article
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    The electrophysiological characterisation of cultured neurons is of paramount importance for drug discovery, safety pharmacology and basic research in the neurosciences. Technologies offering low cost, low technical ...
  • Jtrack's, anàlisi de dades de conducta 

    Regi Cosculluela, Aida (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-06-20)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    El Projecte Fi de Carrera realitzat consisteix en la continuació del desenvolupament del programa Jtrack's i l'estudi de diferents tècniques per a la creació d’un sistema automàtic de reconeixement i classificació dels ...
  • 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