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    • Experimental characterization of comfort performance parameters and multi-criteria sustainability assessment of recycled textile-reinforced cement facade cladding 

      Sadrolodabaee, Payam; Hosseini, Seyed Mohammad Amin; Claramunt Blanes, Josep; Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Haurie Ibarra, Laia; Lacasta Palacio, Ana María; Fuente Antequera, Albert de la (Elsevier, 2022-07)
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      Within the building construction sector, fiber cement boards have attracted interest as facade cladding materials in the last ten years, especially those that incorporate –for reinforcing purposes– natural and/or recycled ...
    • Soft-tissue-mimicking using hydrogels for the development of phantoms 

      Tejo Otero, Aitor; Fenollosa i Artés, Felip; Achaerandio Puente, María Isabel; Rey Viñoles, Sergi; Buj Corral, Irene; Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel; Engel López, Elisabeth (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-01-06)
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      With the currently available materials and technologies it is difficult to mimic the mechanical properties of soft living tissues. Additionally, another significant problem is the lack of information about the mechanical ...
    • 3D Volume rendering of invertebrates using light-sheet fluorescence microscopy 

      Gualda Manzano, Emilio José (2022-03-22)
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      <jats:p>Light-Sheet Fluorescence Microscopy has recently emerged as the technique of choice for obtaining high quality three-dimensional (3D) images of whole organisms, with low photo-damage and fast acquisition rates. ...
    • Two sides of one medal: Arable weed vegetation of Europe in phytosociological data compared to agronomical weed surveys 

      Bürger, Jana; Küzmic, Filip; Silc, Urban; Jansen, Florian; Bergmeier, Erwin; Chytry, Milan; Cirujeda Ranzenberger, Alicia; Fogliatto, Silvia; Fried, Guillaume; Dostatny, Denise Fu; Gerowitt, Bärbel; Glemnitz, Michael; Gonzalez Andujar, Jose Luis; Hernández Plaza, Eva; Izquierdo Figarola, Jordi; kolárová, Michaela; Lososová, Zdenka; Metcalfe, Helen; Necajeva, Jevgenija; Petit, Sandrine; Pinke, Gyula; Rasomavicius, Valerijus; Von Redwitz, Christoph; Schumacher, Matthias; Ulber, Lena; Vidotto, Francesco (Wiley, 2022-01-01)
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      Two scientific disciplines, vegetation science and weed science, study arable weed vegetation, which has seen a strong diversity decrease in Europe over the last decades. We compared two collections of plot-based vegetation ...
    • A note on prediction of maize stover qualityby near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS)technique 

      Albanell, Elena; Plaixats, Josefina; Mas Serra, Maite (1997-10-24)
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      Near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) technique was investigated as a means of predicting quality parameters in semi-exotic maize stover. These parameters included neutral detergent fibre (NDF) and in vitro dry ...
    • La conservación de la biodiversidad cultivada 

      Casañas Artigas, Francesc; Simó Cruanyes, Joan; Casals Missio, Joan (2021-01-01)
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      Los programas de revalorización de una variedad tradicional tienen por objeto la recuperación y mejora de plantas cultivadas loca- les que han perdido, a través de la erosión genética, propiedades sensoriales y nutritivas ...
    • Brewing by-products as a source of natural antioxidants for food preservation 

      Codina Torrella, Idoia; Rodero de Lamo, Lourdes; Almajano Pablos, María Pilar (2021-09-23)
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      Brewer’s spent grain (BSG) and brewer’s spent hops (BSH) are the major solid by-products of the brewing industry. The present work evaluated their potential as an alternative source of natural antioxidants. The efficacy ...
    • Meta-analysis of consumers' willingness to pay for sustainable food products 

      Li, Shanshan; Kallas, Zein (2021-08-01)
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      There is a continuous increase in the number of studies dealing with consumers' willingness to pay (WTP) price premiums for sustainable food products. This research focused on a broad area of sustainable food products, ...
    • Una segunda vida para la ropa usada: del armario a la fachada de un edificio 

      Ardanuy Raso, Mònica; Ventura Casellas, Heura; Claramunt Blanes, Josep (2022-05-25)
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    • Comparison of proximal remote sensing devices of vegetable crops to determine the role of grafting in plant resistance to Meloidogyne incognita 

      Hamdane, Yassine; García Romero, Adrián; Buchaillot, María Luisa; Araus Ortega, José Luís; Sanchez Bragado, Rut; Fullana Pons, Aïda Magdalena; Sorribas Royo, Francisco Javier; Kefauver, Shawn Carlisle (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-04-30)
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      Proximal remote sensing devices are novel tools that enable the study of plant health status through the measurement of specific characteristics, including the color or spectrum of light reflected or transmitted by the ...
    • Development of microscopic techniques for the visualization of plant–root-knot nematode interaction 

      Vernet Pérez, Helena; Fullana Pons, Aïda Magdalena; Sorribas Royo, Francisco Javier; Gualda Manzano, Emilio José (2022-04-26)
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      Plant-parasitic nematodes are a significant cause of yield losses and food security issues. Specifically, nematodes of the genus Meloidogyne can cause significant production losses in horticultural crops around the world. ...
    • European traditional tomatoes galore: a result of farmers’ selection of a few diversity-rich loci 

      Blanca, José; Pons, Clara; Montero Pau, Javier; Sanchez Matarredona, David; Ziarsolo, Pietro; Fontanet, Lilian; Fisher, Joseph; Plazas, Mariola; Casals Missio, Joan; Rambla, José Luis; Riccini, Alessandro; Pombarella, Samuela; Ruggiero, Alessandro; Sulli, MAria; Grillo, Stephania; Kanellis, Angelos; Giuliano, Giovani; Finkers, Richard; Cammareri, M; Grandillo, Silvana; Mazzucato, Andrea; Causse, Mathilde; Díez, Maria José; Prohens, Jaume; Zamir, Dani; Cañizares, Joaquín; Monforte, Antonio; Granell, Antoni (2022-03-31)
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      A comprehensive collection of 1254 tomato accessions, corresponding to European traditional and modern varieties, early domesticated varieties, and wild relatives, was analyzed by genotyping by sequencing. A continuous ...