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    • A literature review on learned helplessness in school environments 

      Cabeza Loriente, Alberto Manuel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-22)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Learned helplessness is a form of learning which develops when the subject perceives a loss of control in inescapable situations. This can lead to the development of cognitive and social deficits. Main research on this ...
    • Applying user experience methods on TV quiz shows interaction design 

      Pifarré, Marc; Villegas, Eva; Fonseca, David; Redondo Domínguez, Ernesto; Navarro Delgado, Isidro (2012-02)
      Open Access
      The participation of the audience in tv quiz shows has traditionally two types of profiles: the contestant and the home viewer. This project has the goal of define the creation a new user profile: the remote contestant, ...
    • Beyond cognition and affect: sensing the unconscious 

      Ivonin, Leonid; Huang-Ming, Chang; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Chen, Wei; Rauterberg, Mattias (Taylor & Francis, 2015-03-04)
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      In the past decade, research on human-computer interaction has embraced psychophysiological user interfaces that enhance awareness of computers about conscious cognitive and affective states of users and increase their ...
    • Digitizing arquetypal human expereience through physiological signals 

      Ivonin, Leonid I. (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05-15)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      The problem of capturing human experience is relevant in many application domains. In fact, the process of describing and sharing individual experience lies at the heart of human culture. This advancement came at a price ...
    • Electrodermal Activity: Explorations in the Psychophysiology of Engagement with Social Robots in Dementia 

      Perugia, Giulia; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Barakova, Emilia; Rauterberg, Mattias (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The study of engagement is central to improve the quality of care and provide people with dementia with meaningful activities. Current assessment techniques of engagement for people with dementia rely exclusively on behavior ...
    • Emotions in archetypal media content 

      Chang, Huang-Ming (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-09-16)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Emotion is an intriguing and mysterious psychological phenomenon. While everyone seems to know what it is, researchers have not yet come to consensus on its definition, and many questions still remain unanswered. While ...
    • Formación psicológica dirigida a profesionales de seguridad privada. Especialidad servicio de vigilancia en eventos deportivos y espectáculos públicos 

      Rodón Alemany, Emilia (Escola Politècnica Superior d'Edificació de Barcelona / Escola Politècnica Superior d'Edificació de Barcelona. Biblioteca, 2020)
      Open Access
    • From mythology to psychology: Identifying archetypal symbols in movies 

      Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Chen, Wei; Rauterberg, Mattias; Ivonin, Leonid; Huang-Ming, Chang (2013-09-06)
      Open Access
      In this article, we introduce the theory of archetype, which explains the connection between ancient myths and the human mind. Based on the assumption that archetypes are in the deepest level of human mind, we propose that ...
    • Optimum watermark detection in color images 

      Sayrol Clols, Elisa; Vidal Manzano, José; Cabanillas, Silvia; Santamaria, Sonia (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1999)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      This work concentrates on the problem of watermarking embedding and optimum detection in color images through the use of spread spectrum techniques both in space (Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum or DSSS) and frequency ...
    • Propuesta de mejora de la gestión de una empresa de asistencia psicológica 

      Azaña Martín, Pedro José (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      En este proyecto se presenta una propuesta de plan de marketing, gestión y económicofinanciero para la gestión de una organización que tiene como actividad principal de negocio la asistencia psicológica. La idea surgió ...
    • Seguridad y Psicología en el escenario: la relación con los artistas durante el evento 

      Corbacho Hernández, Rosana (Escola Politècnica Superior d'Edificació de Barcelona / Escola Politècnica Superior d'Edificació de Barcelona. Biblioteca, 2020)
      Open Access