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  • Charging demand of Plug-in Electric Vehicles: Forecasting travel behavior based on a novel Rough Artificial Neural Network approach 

    Jahangir, Hamidreza; Tayarani, Hanif; Ahmadian, Ali; Golkar, Masoud Aliakbar; Miret Tomàs, Jaume; Tayarani, Mohammad; Gao, H. Oliver (2019-08-20)
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    The market penetration of Plug-in Electric Vehicles (PEVs) is escalating due to their energy saving and environmental benefits. In order to address PEVs impact on the electric networks, the aggregators need to accurately ...
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    Silvestre Bergés, Santiago; Salazar Soler, Jorge (2019-05-01)
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    Tento modul popisuje svet Internetu vecí z anglického Internet of Things (IoT). Predstavuje hlavní technologie používané v Internetu vecí spolu s platformami a IoT zarízeními. Seznam reálných aplikací v Internetu vecí je ...
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    Silvestre Bergés, Santiago; Salazar Soler, Jorge; Marzo, Jordi (2019-05-06)
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    This module describes main characteristics of Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs). A brief history of PCBs is introduced in the first chapter. Then, the design processes and the fabrication of PCBs are addressed and finally a ...
  • Antennas based on low-cost thermoplastic polymer substrates for communication in the industrial, scientific and medical radio band 

    Gil Galí, Ignacio; Colom Fajula, Xavier (2019-05-10)
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    This work addresses the design guidelines, manufacturing process and experimental test of several antennas based on low cost and low loss thermoplastic polymer substrates. The proposed antennas are based on patch topologies ...
  • Action potential propagation: ion current or intramembrane electric field? 

    Martí Cabarrocas, Albert; Pérez González, Juan Jesús; Madrenas Boadas, Jordi (2018-01-22)
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    The established action potential propagation mechanisms do not satisfactorily explain propagation on myelinated axons given the current knowledge of biological channels and membranes. The flow across ion channels presents ...
  • Classification of hydration in clinical conditions: indirect and direct approaches using bioimpedance 

    Lukaski, Henry; Vega Diaz, Nicanor; Talluri, Antonio; Nescolarde Selva, Lexa Digna (2019-04-10)
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  • Effects of a polysaccharide-based multiingredient supplement on salivary immunity in non-elite marathon runners 

    Roca Rodríguez, Emma; Cantó, Elisabet; Nescolarde Selva, Lexa Digna; Perea, Lidia; Bayés Genis, Antoni; Sibila, Oriol; Vidal Alcorisa, Silvia (2019-03-25)
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  • Analysis of consensus-based islanded microgrids subject to unexpected electrical and communication partitions 

    Rosero Chandi, Carlos Xavier; Velasco García, Manel; Martí Colom, Pau; Camacho Santiago, Antonio; Miret Tomàs, Jaume; Castilla Fernández, Miguel (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-01-01)
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    Microgrids are power systems consisting of an electrical network composed by distributed loads and generation units that may include a communication network for improved operation. The considered microgrid in islanded mode ...
  • Robust sliding mode control of a DC/DC Boost converter with switching frequency regulation 

    Repecho del Corral, Víctor; Biel Solé, Domingo; Olm Miras, Josep Maria; Fossas Colet, Enric (2018-01-01)
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    This paper presents the design of a hysteresis band controller to regulate the switching frequency in a sliding mode controlled nonlinear Boost power converter. The proposed architecture relies on a piecewise linear modeling ...
  • Fixed-switching frequency interleaved sliding mode eight-phase synchronous buck converter 

    Repecho del Corral, Víctor; Biel Solé, Domingo; Ramos Lara, Rafael Ramón (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-01-01)
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    This paper describes the design of an interleaved sliding mode control for a multiphase synchronous buck converter, which inherits the properties of sliding mode control, operates with fixed switching frequency in the ...
  • Transport mechanisms in silicon heterojunction solar cells with molybdenum oxide as a hole transport layer 

    García Hernansanz, Rodrigo; Garcia Hemme, E.; Montero, D.; Olea Ariza, Javier; Prado Millán, Álvaro del; Martil, Ignacio; Voz Sánchez, Cristóbal; Gerling Sarabia, Luis Guillermo; Puigdollers i González, Joaquim; Alcubilla González, Ramón (2018-10-01)
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    Heterojunction solar cells based on molybdenum sub-oxide (MoOx) deposited on n-type crystalline silicon have been fabricated. The hole selective character of MoOx is explained by its high workfunction, which causes a strong ...
  • A calibratable detector for invasive attacks 

    Weiner, Michael; Wieser, Wolfgang; Lupón Roses, Emilio; Sigl, Georg; Manich Bou, Salvador (2019-01-25)
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    Microprobing is commonly used by adversaries to extract firmware or cryptographic keys from microcontrollers. We introduce the calibratable lightweight invasive attack detector (CaLIAD) to detect microprobing attacks. The ...

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