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  • Methods based on eye tracking to assess cognitive impairment 

    Goset Maldonado, Joan (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2024)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Eye movements have been shown to be altered in neurological disorders such as Alzheimer's disease (AD), Parkinson's disease (PD), Multiple sclerosis (MS) etc. This has prompted researchers to explore potential links between ...
  • Analysis and simulation of social behavior during the COVID-19 pandemic in Argentina, using intelligent agents 

    Juarez, Gustavo; Menéndez, Franco Daniel; Lafuente, Cristian Horacio; Pérez, Jorge; Franco, Leonardo; Rodriguez Rivero, Cristian Maximiliano
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    The present work is an innovative educational strategy that uses a Final Integrative Work (FIW) as a method of evaluation of subjects of the Computer Engineering degree where students learn different subjects such as ...
  • Post-COVID cities: some reflections on planning in uncertain times 

    Ruiz Sánchez, Javier; Aquilué Junyent, Inés (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    21st Century has brought an extraordinary increase in uncertainty in urban systems. Much of this uncertainty seems to lead to an increase of mechanisms of control, even violence, inferred by the social system itself. Hereby ...
  • Mathematical modeling of SARS-CoV-2 variant substitutions in European countries: transmission dynamics and epidemiological insights 

    López de Rioja, Víctor; Perramon Malavez, Aida; Alonso Muñoz, Sergio; Andrés, Cristina; Antón, Andrés; Bordoy, Antoni E.; Càmara, Jordi; Cardona, Pere-Joan; Català Sabaté, Martí; López Codina, Daniel; Martí, Sara; Martró Català, Elisa; Saludes, Verónica; Prats Soler, Clara; Álvarez Lacalle, Enrique (Frontiers Media SA, 2024-05-15)
    Article
    Open Access
    Background: Countries across Europe have faced similar evolutions of SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern, including the Alpha, Delta, and Omicron variants.Materials and methods: We used data from GISAID and applied a robust, ...
  • Severity of Omicron subvariants and vaccine impact in Catalonia, Spain 

    López de Rioja, Víctor; Basile, Luca; Perramon Malavez, Aida; Martinez Solanas, Èrica; López Codina, Daniel; Medina-Maestro, Sergio; Coma Redon, Ermengol; Fina Avilés, Francesc; Prats Soler, Clara; Mendioroz, Jacobo; Álvarez Lacalle, Enrique (2024-04-27)
    Article
    Open Access
    In the current COVID-19 landscape dominated by Omicron subvariants, understanding the timing and efficacy of vaccination against emergent lineages is crucial for planning future vaccination campaigns, yet detailed studies ...
  • Characterising information gains and losses when collecting multiple epidemic model outputs 

    Sherratt, Katharine; Srivastava, Ajitesh; Ainslie, Kylie; Singh, David E.; Cublier, Aymar; Marinescu, Maria Cristina (Elsevier, 2024)
    Article
    Open Access
    Background Collaborative comparisons and combinations of epidemic models are used as policy-relevant evidence during epidemic outbreaks. In the process of collecting multiple model projections, such collaborations may ...
  • Country-report pattern corrections of new cases allow accurate 2-week predictions of COVID-19 evolution with the Gompertz model 

    Villanueva Baxarias, Maria Inmaculada; Conesa Ortega, David; Català Sabaté, Martí; Perramon Malavez, Aida; López de Rioja, Víctor; López Codina, Daniel; Alonso Muñoz, Sergio; Cardona Iglesias, Pere Joan; Prats Soler, Clara; Álvarez Lacalle, Enrique; López Cano, M. Cayetana; Molinuevo Gómez, Daniel; Montañola Sales, Cristina (Springer, 2024-05-11)
    Article
    Open Access
    Accurate short-term predictions of COVID-19 cases with empirical models allow Health Officials to prepare for hospital contingencies in a two–three week window given the delay between case reporting and the admission of ...
  • Covid-19: lo invisible que nos hace pensar la arquitectura en base a una reflexión sobre lo efímero, transformable y flexible con un propósito sostenible 

    Pinto Campos, Bruna Caroline; Bravo Farré, Luis; Escoda Pastor, Carmen (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica. Oficina de Publicacions Acadèmiques Digitals de la UPC, 2024-03)
    Article
    Open Access
    La arquitectura flexible está marcada por los cambios, y aunque sea posible que parezca una novedad, ha estado muy presente a lo largo de nuestra historia. Ha sido fundamental para la solución de problemas que van desde ...
  • Estudi de l’estabilitat de fixació en persones amb COVID persistent 

    De La Fuente Salvat, Raquel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-10-11)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Les malalties neurodegeneratives no tenen cura i un diagnòstic precoç és necessari per tractar-les el més aviat possible. Alguns estudis demostren que les alteracions dels moviments oculars poden ser un biomarcador de les ...
  • COVID-19 patient profiles over four waves in Barcelona metropolitan area: a clustering approach 

    Fernández Martínez, Daniel; Pérez Álvarez, Nuria; Molist Señé, Gemma (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2024-05-07)
    Article
    Open Access
    Objectives: Identifying profiles of hospitalized COVID-19 patients and explore their association with different degrees of severity of COVID-19 outcomes (i.e. in-hospital mortality, ICU assistance, and invasive mechanical ...
  • “Impacto del Covid-19 en el crecimiento del PIB de países de la OECD: Una aplicación de técnicas de pronóstico tradicionales y de machine learning” 

    Moreno Tamayo, Ivan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universitat de Barcelona, 2023-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    En este estudio se evalúa el impacto del Covid-19 en el crecimiento del PIB de los países miembros de la Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económicos (OCDE) para el año 2020. Para este fin, primero, se ...
  • Applying a Digital Twin and wastewater analysis for robust validation of COVID-19 pandemic forecasts: insights from Catalonia 

    Fonseca Casas, Pau; Garcia Subirana, Joan; Corominas, Lluís; Bosch, Lluís Maria (2024-02-09)
    Article
    Open Access
    Monitoring the spread of SARS-CoV-2 presents significant challenges due to the asymptomatic nature of the infections, the presence of numerous variants, and changes in population behavior resulting from the implementation ...

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