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  • Smart meters tackling energy poverty mitigation: uses, risks and approaches 

    Canals Casals, Lluc; Tirado Herrero, Sergio; Barbero, Mattia; Corchero García, Cristina (2020)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Big data analysis is becoming an increasing field of interest for research to analyse, identify and predict final user’s behaviour. For this reason, in the energy sector, smart metering is generally used to find new business ...
  • Characterizing parking systems from sensor data through a data-driven approach 

    Arjona Martínez, Jamie; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (Informa UK (Taylor & Francis), 2020-12-25)
    Article
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    Nowadays, urban traffic affects the quality of life in cities as the problem becomes even more exacerbated by parking issues: congestion increases due to drivers searching slots to park. An Internet of Things approach ...
  • Overview of the regulation on aggregator agents in Europe 

    Barbero, Mattia; Igualada González, Lucía; Corchero García, Cristina (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
    Conference report
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    Demand Response (DR) mechanisms promise to increase competition in the electricity sector and grid's reliability. Balancing and ancillary services could be offered by consumers for frequency balances but a new actor is ...
  • Barcelona virtual mobility Lab 

    Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Linares Herreros, María Paz; Salmeron Moya, Juan; Recio Domènech, Gonzalo; Lorente García, Ester; Vázquez Giménez, Juan José (2018)
    Conference lecture
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    Los nuevos conceptos de movilidad sostenible están a la orden del día. Sin embargo, no hay una manera fácil de hacer realidad estas ideas, o de probar lo buenas que son como soluciones de movilidad (Montero et al., 2017, ...
  • Using GPS tracking data to validate route choice in OD trips within dense urban networks 

    Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Ros Roca, Xavier (2019)
    Conference report
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    There are presently several companies that provide processed or raw global positioning system (GPS) measurements generated by fleets of commercial vehicles, internet applications or automobile companies. The aim of this ...
  • A hazard ratio was estimated by a ratio of median survival times, but with considerable uncertainty 

    Cortés Martínez, Jordi; González Alastrué, José Antonio; Campbell, Michael J.; Cobo Valeri, Erik (2014-10-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Objectives: To evaluate the empirical concordance between the hazard ratio (HR) and the median ratio (MR) in survival cancer studies. Study Design and Setting: We selected all cancer survival articles from the New England ...
  • Measuring spatial subdivisions in urban mobility with mobile phone data 

    Graells Garrido, Eduardo; Meta, Irene; Serra Burriel, Feliu; Reyes Valenzuela, Patricio Alejandro; Cucchietti, Fernando (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2020)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Urban population grows constantly. By 2050 two thirds of the world population will reside in urban areas. This growth is faster and more complex than the ability of cities to measure and plan for their sustainability. To ...
  • Simulation of aerial supression tasks in wildfire events integrated with GisFIRE simulator 

    Figueras Jové, Jaume; Guasch Petit, Antonio; Casanovas Garcia, Josep (2020)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Wildfire simulation tools focus on how fire spreads in the natural environment. Simulation of fire containment operations can provide managers with a tool that combine wildfire evolution with suppression operations. Combined ...
  • An iterative method to protect the type I error rate in bioequivalence studies under two-stage adaptive 2×2 crossover designs 

    Molins Lleonart, Eduard; Labes, Detlew; Schütz, Helmut; Cobo Valeri, Erik; Ocaña Rebull, Jordi (2021-01)
    Article
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    Bioequivalence studies are the pivotal clinical trials submitted to regulatory agen- cies to support the marketing applications of generic drug products. Average bioequivalence (ABE) is used to determine whether the mean ...
  • A model for the simultaneous selection of bus lines and frequency setting problems in the expansion of public transit systems 

    Maureira Alegría, Grace Kelly; Codina Sancho, Esteve (Elsevier, 2020-03-02)
    Article
    Open Access
    When expanding an existing public transport system a common practice consists of defining a set of candidate new lines andfrom them, choose those that will revert into a greater increase of the system’s performance while ...
  • Framework of emotional dimensions: definitions, theories, and measuring tools for design 

    Abella Garcia, Ainoa; Clèries García, Laura; Marco Almagro, Lluís (Common Ground Research Networks, 2020)
    Article
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    Emotional dimensions have been dealt with in various disciplines for their transdisciplinary implication, and, therefore, complexity. These circumstances have led to a situation in which there is confusion and a lack of ...
  • Using GPS tracking data to validate route choice in OD trips within dense urban networks 

    Montero Mercadé, Lídia; Ros Roca, Xavier (Elsevier, 2020)
    Article
    Open Access
    There are presently several companies that provide processed or raw global positioning system (GPS) measurements generated by fleets of commercial vehicles, internet applications or automobile companies. The aim of this ...

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