Recent Submissions

  • Use of ocular vergence as a biomarker of the response to the variation of beverages taste 

    González Ponce-Benavides, Alix (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Nowadays, eye-tracking technology has become a major tool for attention analysis applied in neuromarketing. It is necessary to understand cognitive responses to the final product in order to understand consumer preferences. ...
  • Deep Brain Stimulation lead reconstruction and computer simulation based on neuroimaging for patients with Parkinson’s disease 

    García Cornet, Júlia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease, the second most common age-related illness after Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Spanish Parkinson’s Federation, Parkinson’s affects 160.000 people in Spain ...
  • Biomechanical Effects of Providing Assistance with an Ankle Exoskeleton for People with Hemiplegic Gait 

    Mesa Garrido, Alba (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Hemiplegia is one of the main causes of disability for adults in the European Union and in the world. About 80 % of affected people experience deficits in motor control, which cause problems in gait and balance. There are ...
  • Development of a Virtual Reality Tool for Respiratory Rehabilitation 

    Sistach Bosch, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Respiratory rehabilitation plays an important role in the management of respiratory complications after spinal cord injury. Abundant evidence supports the need for respiratory rehabilitation as a treatment for respiratory ...
  • Pilot test for a new postural corrector concept 

    Pallarès Mallafrè, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    This project is a study on the feasibility of a concept of postural correction that is not known to have been used so far. The concept and differences with the methods used today will be explained. By applying a device, ...