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  • Efficient Election Campaign Optimization Using Integer Programming 

    Güney, Evren (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: Political parties spend significant amounts of resources during their election campaigns, which are usually designed in a sub-optimal and informal way. This study aims to provide a mathematical framework for ...
  • Formative Assessment Framework Proposal for Transversal Competencies: Application to Analysis and Problem-Solving Competence 

    Gómez-Gasquet, Pedro; Verdecho Saez, Maria Jose; Rodriguez Rodriguez, Raúl; Alfaro-Saiz, Juan-Jose (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: In the last years, there is an increasing interest in the manner that transversal competences (TC) are introduced in the curricula. Transversal competences are generic and relevant skills that students have to ...
  • Software Defined Networking Firewall for Industry 4.0 Manufacturing Systems 

    Tsuchiya, Akihiro; Fraile, Francisco; Koshijima, Ichiro; Ortiz, Angel; Poler Escoto, Raúl (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: In order to leverage automation control data, Industry 4.0 manufacturing systems require industrial devices to be connected to the network. Potentially, this can increase the risk of cyberattacks, which can ...
  • Analyzing the Effects of Applying IoT to a Metal-Mechanical Company 

    Cañizares, Eduardo; Alarcón Valero, Faustino (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to show the improvements obtained through the application of IoT in a company of the metal-mechanical sector. Design/methodology/approach: The methodology used has been the collection ...
  • The Knowledge Absorptive Capacity to Improve the Cooperation and Innovation in the Firm 

    Sáiz Bárcena, Lourdes; Pérez Miguel, David; Manzanedo del Campo, Miguel Ángel (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose : The purpose of this paper is to study the absorptive capacity types in the knowledge management literature and aims to understand how companies can strength their contexts of cooperation in order to innovate. ...
  • Knowledge Management as a Tool for Improving Business Processes: An Action Research Approach 

    Martínez Martínez, Aurora; Cerdá Suárez, Luis Manuel; Sánchez Montero, Roberto; Asensio del Arco, Eva (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The aim of this study is to investigate the importance of Knowledge Management as a tool for improving business processes in a different context from the industrial organizations, as an archaeological museum. ...
  • Transfer Prices Assignment with Integrated Production and Marketing Optimization Models 

    Parra, Enrique (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: In decentralized organizations (today a great majority of the large multinational groups), much of the decision-making power is in its individual business units –BUs–. In these cases, the management control system ...
  • Best Practices in Road Transport: An Exploratory Study 

    Fernández Vázquez-Noguerol, Mar; González Boubeta, Ivan; Domínguez Caamaño, Pablo; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: Road transport aspects are becoming increasingly important due to their high impact on economic, environmental and social sustainability. Considering the triple bottom line approach, best practices play a fundamental ...
  • Design considerations for a dental health care for patients with special needs 

    Lakshmi, Krishnan; Madan Kumar, P. D; Das, Himangshu (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2018-05-31)
    Article
    Open Access
    Out of 121 million population, 2.86 crore accounts for disabled people which 1.21% of total population. It has been reported that oral health care status of disabled people are poor than normal population. The main reason ...
  • Evaluating the accessibility of online library guides at an academic library 

    Stitz, Tammy; Blundell, Shelley (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2018-05-31)
    Article
    Open Access
    This article describes an exploratory research study assessing the level of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance and general accessibility of online information resources at a mid-sized, 4-year, public institution ...
  • Measure of environmental accessibility (MEA): development and inter-rater reliability 

    Gamache, Stephanie; Morales, Ernesto; Noreau, Luc; Dumont, Israël; Leblond, Jean (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2018-05-31)
    Article
    Open Access
    The Measure of accessibility to urban infrastructures for adults with physical disabilities was first published in 2012 and proved to have good inter-rater reliability. Yet, the format (more user-friendly) and content ...
  • Identification of Reverse Logistics Decision Types from Mathematical Models 

    Cortés Pellicer, Pascual; Alarcón Valero, Faustino (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The increase in social awareness, politics and environmental regulation, the scarcity of raw materials and the desired “green” image, are some of the reasons that lead companies to decide for implement processes ...

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