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  • Suitability of Active Noise Barriers for Construction Sites 

    Sohrabi, Shahin (2020-09-04)
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    Barriers are increasingly used to protect the pedestrian and neighboring buildings from construction noise activities. This study aims to investigate the suitability of applying active noise control on barriers in a ...
  • Modeling cell crawling strategies with a bistable model: from amoeboid to fan-shaped cell motion 

    Moreno Ramos, Eduardo; Flemming, Sven; Font Clos, Francesc; Holschneider, Matthias; Beta, Carsten; Alonso Muñoz, Sergio (2020-11-01)
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    Eukaryotic cell motility involves a complex network of interactions between biochemical components and mechanical processes. The cell employs this network to polarize and induce shape changes that give rise to membrane ...
  • Translational diagnostics: an in-house pipeline to validate genetic variants in children with undiagnosed and rare diseases 

    Pijuan Casas, Jordi; Rodríguez Sanz, Maica; Cortez, Carolina; Altimir, A; Afonso Rodriguez, Carmen Nieves; Benítez Iglesias, Raúl; do Nascimento, Anderson Thiago (2021-01-13)
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    Diagnosis is essential for the management and treatment of patients with rare diseases. In a group of patients, the genetic study identifies variants of uncertain significance or inconsistent with the phenotype; therefore, ...
  • Influence of topographical features on the surface appearance measurement of injection moulded components 

    Gamonal Repiso, Pablo; Abt, Tobias Martin; Sánchez Soto, Miguel; Santos Pinto, Soledad; Maspoch Rulduà, Mª Lluïsa (Elsevier, 2020-11)
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    Adding textures to surfaces is known to improve the external appearance of injection moulded components. However, when high surface quality is required, normally a paint coating is applied on top of the moulded textured ...
  • Electrical conduction behavior of high-performance microcellular nanocomposites made of graphene nanoplatelet-filled polysulfone 

    Abbasi, Hooman; Antunes, Marcelo de Sousa Pais; Velasco Perero, José Ignacio (2020-12-04)
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    Graphene nanoplatelet (GnP)-filled polysulfone (PSU) cellular nanocomposites, prepared by two different methods—namely, water vapor-induced phase separation (WVIPS) and supercritical CO2 dissolution (scCO2) foaming—were ...
  • Creating business models for smart cities: a practical framework 

    Timeus, Krista; Vinaixa, Jordi; Pardo Bosch, Francesc (2020-05-03)
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    Smart cities can use business models to evaluate what value they offer citizens byintegrating ICT into their infrastructure and services. The article introduces the concept of the ‘city business model’ and proposes a ...
  • Vidas y obras 

    Vasta, Marina Celeste; Versace, Ileana; Gras, Louise Noelle; Montaner Martorell, José M. (Facultad de Arquitectura, Diseño y Urbanismo. Universidad de Buenos Aires, 2019)
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  • Análisis estructural de óxidos de grafeno (GO) y óxidos de grafeno reducidos (rGO) 

    Colom Fajula, Xavier; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Sanjuan, Gemma; Gil Galí, Ignacio (2020-07-01)
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    El artículo caracteriza a nivel estructural, morfológico y térmico tres muestras distintas de óxido de grafeno comerciales (AGO, EGO y CGO) obtenidas mediante el método Hummers, las cuales han sido posteriormente reducidas ...
  • Insights into the composition of ancient Egyptian red and black inks on papyri achieved by synchrotron-based microanalyses 

    Christiansen, Thomas; Cotte, Marine; Nolf, Wout de; Mouro, Elouan; Meyer, Steven de; Vanmeert, Frederik; Salvadó Cabré, Nativitat; González, Víctor; Lindelof, Poul Erik; Mortensen, Kell; Ryholt, Kim; Janssens, Koen; Larsen, Sine (2020-11-10)
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    A hitherto unknown composition is highlighted in the red and black inks preserved on ancient Egyptian papyri from the Roman period (circa 100 to 200 CE). Synchrotron-based macro–X-ray fluorescence (XRF) mapping brings to ...
  • The Geodetic Detrending technique: enabling high-accuracy navigation under scintillation 

    Rovira Garcia, Adrià; Juan Zornoza, José Miguel; Sanz Subirana, Jaume; González Casado, Guillermo
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    Scintillation is a particular type of space weather perturbation occurred when the signals from the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) traverse irregularities in the ionosphere; the upper layer of the Earth atmosphere. ...
  • Cohomología local con soporte un ideal monomial (D-módulos y combinatoria) 

    Álvarez Montaner, Josep (Edicions UPC, 2000)
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    We study, by using the theory of algebraic D-modules, the local cohomology modules supported on a monomial ideal I of the polynomial ring R = k[x1, . . . , xn], where k is a field of characteristic zero. We compute the ...
  • Enhancing occupants' comfort through BIM-based probabilistic approach 

    Alavi, Seyedhamidreza; Forcada Matheu, Núria; Bortolini, Rafaela; Edwards, David J. (2021-03)
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    Despite the fact that buildings are designed to meet occupants’ needs, many do not perform as planned, impacting upon both building performance and occupants’ comfort. Analyzing occupants’ comfort based on questionnaire ...

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