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    • Context-aware home monitoring system for Parkinson's disease patietns : ambient and werable sensing for freezing of gait detection 

      Takač, Boris (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-12-15)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Parkinson’s disease (PD). It is characterized by brief episodes of inability to step, or by extremely short steps that typically occur on gait initiation or on turning while walking. The consequences of FOG are aggravated ...
    • 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 ...
    • ENGAGE-DEM : a model of engagement of people with dementia 

      Perugia, Giulia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-12-21)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Dementia is a neurodegenerative disease that affects cognition, producing a reduction in thinking, problem-solving, and mnemonic abilities, functioning, preventing affected people to care for themselves and carry out ...