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  • Empiric model for short-time prediction of COVID-19 spreading 

    Català Sabaté, Martí; Alonso Muñoz, Sergio; Álvarez Lacalle, Enrique; López Codina, Daniel; Cardona Iglesias, Pere Joan; Prats Soler, Clara (2020-05-19)
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    Covid-19 appearance and fast spreading took by surprise the international community. Collaboration between researchers, public health workers and politicians has been established to deal with the epidemic. One important ...
  • Numerical evaluation of aerosol exhalation through nose treatment 

    Calmet, Hadrien; Eguzkitza, Ane Beatriz; Lehmkuhl, Oriol; Houzeaux, Guillaume; Vázquez, Mariano (2019-02)
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    Aerosol medicine exhalation through the nose (ETN) is one of the most promising and comprehensive treatment methods for Eosinophilic Chronic Rhinosinusitis (ECRS) with asthma. In this work, we performed turbulent Large ...
  • PELE-MSM: a Monte Carlo based protocol for the estimation of absolute binding free energies 

    Gilabert Navarro, Joan Francesc; Municoy Terol, Martí; Guallar, Víctor (2019-10-07)
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    In this study, we present a fully automatic platform based on our Monte Carlo algorithm, the Protein Energy Landscape Exploration method (PELE), for the estimation of absolute protein–ligand binding free energies, one of ...
  • Influence of the tubular network on the characteristics of calcium transients in cardiac myocytes 

    Marchena Angos, Miquel; Echebarría Domínguez, Blas (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2020-04-17)
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    Transverse and axial tubules (TATS) are an essential ingredient of the excitation-contraction machinery that allow the effective coupling of L-type Calcium Channels (LCC) and ryanodine receptors (RyR2). They form a regular ...
  • Robust estimation of diagnostic rate and real incidence of COVID-19 for European policymakers 

    Català Sabaté, Martí; Pino González, David; Marchena Angos, Miquel; Palacios, Pablo; Urdiales, Tomás; Cardona Iglesias, Pere Joan; Alonso Muñoz, Sergio; López Codina, Daniel; Prats Soler, Clara; Álvarez Lacalle, Enrique (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2020-04-24)
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    Policymakers need a clear and fast assessment of the real spread of the epidemic of COVID-19 in each of their respective countries. Standard measures of the situation provided by the governments include reported positive ...
  • Azo-dye degradation by Mn–Al powders 

    Abolighasemabadi, Mitra; Mbarek Wael, Ben; Cerrillo Gil, Andrea; Roca Bisbe, Helena; Casabella, Oriol; Blánquez, Paqui; Pineda Soler, Eloi; Escoda, Lluïsa; Suñol Martinez, Juan Jose (2020-03-15)
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    Manganese–Aluminum powders were recently reported to show high efficiency and fast reaction rates as decolorization materials for azo-dye aqueous solutions. This work presents a detailed study of different aspects of this ...
  • Random walks in non-Poissoinan activity driven temporal networks 

    Moinet, Antoine; Starnini, Michele; Pastor Satorras, Romualdo (2019-09-17)
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    The interest in non-Markovian dynamics within the complex systems community has recently blossomed, due to a new wealth of time-resolved data pointing out the bursty dynamics of many natural and human interactions, manifested ...
  • On the formation of Taylor-Görtler structures in the vortex induced vibration phenomenon 

    Pastrana Maldonado, Daniel; Rodríguez Pérez, Ivette María; Cajas García, Juan Carlos; Lehmkuhl, Oriol; Houzeaux, Guillaume (2020-06-01)
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    In this work, the three-dimensional structure of the boundary layer in the context of the vortex induced vibration of a circular cylinder is presented and investigated for the first time. Large-eddy simulations of a low ...
  • Orientational dynamics in methanol: influence of temperature and hydrogen bonding 

    Ortiz de Urbina Viade, Jordi; Sesé Castel, Gemma (2020-03-01)
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    Rotational diffusion has been investigated in methanol by means of molecular dynamics simulations at several temperatures, approaching the supercooled state. Angular velocity autocorrelation functions in the molecule-fixed ...
  • Mapping atmospheric waves and unveiling phase coherent structures in a global surface air temperature reanalysis dataset 

    Zappala, Dario; Barreiro Parrillo, Marcelo; Masoller Alonso, Cristina (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2020-01-23)
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    In the analysis of empirical signals, detecting correlations that capture genuine interactions between the elements of a complex system is a challenging task with applications across disciplines. Here, we analyze a global ...
  • Defect reconstruction by non-destructive testing with laser induced ultrasonic detection 

    Mohamed Selim, Hossameldin; Delgado Prieto, Miquel; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Pico Vila, Rubén; Romeral Martínez, José Luis; Cojocaru, Crina (2020-02)
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    This work envisages a detailed study of two-dimensional defect localization and reconstruction, using laser generated ultrasound and its application as a remotely controlled non-destructive testing method. As an alternative ...
  • Colossal barocaloric effects near room temperature in plastic crystals of neopentylglycol 

    Lloveras Muntané, Pol Marcel; Aznar Luque, Araceli; Barrio Casado, María del; Negrier, Philippe; Popescu, C.; Planes Vila, Antoni; Mañosa Carrera, Lluis; Stern Taulats, Enric; Avramenko, Alex; Mathur, N.D.; Moya Raposo, Xavier; Tamarit Mur, José Luis (2019-04-18)
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    There is currently great interest in replacing the harmful volatile hydrofluorocarbon fluids used in refrigeration and air-conditioning with solid materials that display magnetocaloric, electrocaloric or mechanocaloric ...

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