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    • Integration of a microgrid laboratory into an aggregation platform and analysis of the potential for flexibility 

      Etxandi Santolaya, Maite; Colet, Alba; Barbero, Mattia; Corchero García, Cristina (Energy proceedings, 2021)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The increase of Renewable Energy Sources (RES) has given momentum to demand-side flexibility, led by Demand Response (DR), to counteract the uncertainties of the new electricity system. Meanwhile, consumers, with the help ...
    • Telecomunicacions 

      Berenguer Sau, Jordi (2020-02)
      Part of book or chapter of book
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      L’any 2019 es va caracteritzar per la planificació de l’execució del segon dividend digital, que, a més d’una replanificació de les freqüències dels canals de televisió digital terrestre, preveu, en un termini d’uns tres ...
    • Extraction and characterization of the starch present in the avocado seed (Persea americana mill) for future applications 

      Ferreira Martins, Sérgio Henrique; Pontes, Karen V.; Fialho Lopes Lima, Rosana Lopes Lima; Matta Fakhouri, Farayde (Elsevier, 2022-06-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Agro-industrial waste causes environmental impacts, and the use of new technologies and materials emerge as minimization alternatives. This work aimed to extract and characterize starch from avocado seeds for future ...
    • Cosmology intertwined: a review of the particle physics, astrophysics, and cosmology associated with the cosmological tensions and anomalies 

      Abdalla, Elcio; Abellan, Guillermo Franco; Aboubrahim, Amin; Agnello, Adriano; Akarsu, Özgür; Akrami, Yashar; Alestas, George; Aloni, Daniel; Amendola, Luca; Anchordoqui, Luis A.; Haro Cases, Jaume (2022-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      The standard ¿ Cold Dark Matter (¿CDM) cosmological model provides a good description of a wide range of astrophysical and cosmological data. However, there are a few big open questions that make the standard model look ...
    • La conservación de la biodiversidad cultivada 

      Casañas Artigas, Francesc; Simó Cruanyes, Joan; Casals Missio, Joan (2021-01-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Los programas de revalorización de una variedad tradicional tienen por objeto la recuperación y mejora de plantas cultivadas loca- les que han perdido, a través de la erosión genética, propiedades sensoriales y nutritivas ...
    • Energy decay in thermoelastic 0bodies with radial symmetry 

      Bazarra, Noelia; Fernández Bernárdez, José Ramón; Quintanilla de Latorre, Ramón (Springer Nature, 2022-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this paper, we consider the energy decay of some problems involving domains with radial symmetry. Three different settings are studied: a strong porous dissipation and heat conduction, a weak porous dissipation and heat ...
    • SMART_TC: an R&D Programme on uses of artificial intelligence techniques for tritium monitoring in complex ITER-like tritium plant systems 

      Iraola de Acevedo, Eduardo; Sedano Miguel, Luis Ángel; Nougués, José María; Feliu, Josep Anton; Coya, Bruno; Batet Miracle, Lluís (2021-05)
      Article
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      The realization of nuclear fusion energy is nowadays based on the concept of tritium breeding and the success of the ITER experiment. The latter relies today on a static monitoring approach to fulfill the emission limits ...
    • Brewing by-products as a source of natural antioxidants for food preservation 

      Codina Torrella, Idoia; Rodero de Lamo, Lourdes; Almajano Pablos, María Pilar (2021-09-23)
      Article
      Open Access
      Brewer’s spent grain (BSG) and brewer’s spent hops (BSH) are the major solid by-products of the brewing industry. The present work evaluated their potential as an alternative source of natural antioxidants. The efficacy ...
    • Comparison of first- and second-order sliding-mode controllers for a dc-dc dual active bridge 

      Dòria Cerezo, Arnau; Serra, Federico; Esteban, Francisco Daniel; Biel Solé, Domingo; Griñó Cubero, Robert (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2022-04-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper compares four sliding-mode control strategies for a dual active bridge. The proposed control algorithms define different switching functions resulting in first-and second-order controllers, and using both ...
    • Thermal comfort of older people during summer in the continental Mediterranean climate 

      Baquero Larriva, María Teresa; Forcada Matheu, Núria (Elsevier, 2022-05-23)
      Article
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      Globally, the population is ageing and extreme weather scenarios are expected, especially in southern European countries. In this context, the study assessed the thermal comfort of older people in five nursing homes in a ...
    • Meta-analysis of consumers’ willingness to pay for sustainable food products 

      Li, Shanshan; Kallas, Zein (2021)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Consumers are demanding products with high sustainable standards and have increasingly paid attention to the wider ethical issues and sustainable food products. This research helps to broaden the study of WTP for sustainable ...
    • Meta-analysis of consumers' willingness to pay for sustainable food products 

      Li, Shanshan; Kallas, Zein (2021-08-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      There is a continuous increase in the number of studies dealing with consumers' willingness to pay (WTP) price premiums for sustainable food products. This research focused on a broad area of sustainable food products, ...