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  • On-site waveform survey in LV distribution network using a photovoltaic installation 

    ten Have, Bas; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Pous Solà, Marc; Silva Martínez, Fernando; Leferink, F. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
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    Conducted electromagnetic interference has shown to result in misreadings of static energy meters due to non-linear current waveforms. Based on these findings it is of interest to survey waveforms that occur in typical low ...
  • Waveform model to characterize time-domain pulses resulting in EMI on static energy meters 

    ten Have, Bas; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Hartman, Tom; Pous Solà, Marc; Moonen, Niek; Silva Martínez, Fernando; Leferink, F. (2021-04)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    This article presents a time-domain waveform model developed to characterize pulsed, nonlinear, current waveforms resulting in electromagnetic interference on static energy meters. The waveform model is calculated by fitting ...
  • A non-contact camera-based method for respiratory rhythm extraction 

    Mateu Mateus, Marc; Guede Fernández, Federico; Rodriguez Ibañez, Noelia; García González, Miguel Ángel; Ramos Castro, Juan José; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya (2021-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    The aim of this work is to present a non-contact video-based method for respiratory rhythm extraction. The method makes use of a consumer-grade RGB camera, and it is based on computer vision algorithms to detect and track ...
  • Statistical evaluation of measurement accuracy in full time-domain EMI measurement systems 

    Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Pous Solà, Marc; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
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    FFT-based measuring receivers acquire time-domain data and calculate the spectrum of the interference according to the voltage indication levels of the standard weighting detectors using complex functions and algorithms ...
  • Electromagnetic characterization of 3D printed antennas employing conductive filament 

    Pous Solà, Marc; Azpúrua Auyanet, Marco Aurelio; Quílez Figuerola, Marcos; Mateu Mateus, Marc; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya; Silva Martínez, Fernando (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
    Conference report
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    This work presents the need to accurately define EM characterization of novel materials like the 3D conductive filament. Although these construction techniques and materials are currently used by the industry, the influence ...
  • Simultaneous electrical and mechanical stimulation to enhance cells' cardiomyogenic potential 

    Llucía Valldeperas, Aida; Bragós Bardia, Ramon; Bayés Genis, Antoni (2019-01-18)
    Article
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    Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death in developed countries. Consequently, the demand for effective cardiac cell therapies has motivated researchers in the stem cell and bioengineering fields to develop ...
  • Altered GDF15 and FGF21 levels in response to strenuous exercise: a study in marathon runners 

    Campderrós Serramia, Laia; Sánchez-Infante, David; Villarroya, Joan; Nescolarde Selva, Lexa Digna; Bayés Genis, Antoni; Cereijo, Rubén; Roca Rodríguez, Emma; Villarroya, Francesc (2020-11-19)
    Article
    Open Access
    Background: Recreational marathon runners face strong physiological challenges. Assessment of potential biomarkers for the biological responses of runners will help to discriminate individual race responsiveness and their ...
  • Conductive concrete made from recycled carbon fibres for self-heating and de-icing applications in urban furniture 

    Faneca Llesera, Gerard; Ikumi Montserrat, Tai; Torrents Dolz, Josep M.; Aguado de Cea, Antonio; Segura Pérez, Ignacio (Instituto Técnico de la Construcción y del Cemento, 2020-09)
    Article
    Open Access
    This paper presents a broad experimental study performed at laboratory and industrial facilities to develop conductive concrete for self-heating and de-icing applications in urban furniture. Self-heating capacity is achieved ...
  • Quantification by L-BIA of rectus femuris muscle injuries according to gap-filled by MRI 

    Nescolarde Selva, Lexa Digna; Yanguas Leyes, Javier; Terricabras, Joaquim; Alomar, Xavier; Rodas Font, Gil (2016)
    Conference lecture
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  • Mixed integration of CDIO skills into telecommunication engineering curricula 

    Sayrol Clols, Elisa; Bragós Bardia, Ramon; Alarcón Cot, Eduardo José; Cabrera-Bean, Margarita; Calveras Augé, Anna M.; Comellas Colomé, Jaume; O'Callaghan Castellà, Juan Manuel; Pegueroles Vallés, Josep R.; Pla, Enrique; Prat Viñas, Lluís; Sáez Moreno, Germán; Sardà Ferrer, Joan; Tallon Montoro, Carme (2010)
    Article
    Open Access
    Spain has been intensively involved in designing engineering curricula for the last two years and next academic year all engineering schools will be deploying all bachelor programs adapted to the EHEA and to the Spanish ...
  • A tribute to Antonio Piccoli, a father and a pioneer in body composition assessment using bioelectrical impedance technology 

    Lukaski, Henry; Nescolarde Selva, Lexa Digna; Cereda, Emanuele (2020-09-14)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Camera-based method for respiratory rhythm extraction from a lateral perspective 

    Mateu Mateus, Marc; Guede Fernández, Federico; García González, Miguel Ángel; Ramos Castro, Juan José; Fernández Chimeno, Mireya (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-08-25)
    Article
    Open Access
    This work proposes a new method based on computer vision algorithms to measure the respiratory rhythm of a subject from a lateral perspective. The proposed algorithm consists on tracking the motion of the intercostal and ...

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