Publicacions resultants de les investigacions finançades pel 7è Programa Marc, pel Programa H2020 i l’European Research Council de la Unió Europea, recollides en el Projecte OpenAIRE (Open Access Infraestructure for Research in Europe) que promou l’accés obert a Europa.

Recent Submissions

  • Implementing SDGs to a Sustainable Rural Village Development from Community Empowerment: Linking Energy, Education, Innovation, and Research 

    Arco Bravo, Isabel del; Ramos Pla, Anabel; Zsembinszki, Gabriel; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Cabeza, Luisa F. (MDPI, 2021)
    Rural depopulation is a worldwide fact and has a domino effect on medium and small cities, which act as a nucleus of reference for small towns. Moreover, the United Nations (UN) stressed that disparities between rural and ...
  • Protective Effect of Intestinal Helminthiasis Against Tuberculosis Progression Is Abrogated by Intermittent Food Deprivation 

    Garrido Amaro, Cristina; Cardona, Paula; Gassó, Diana; Arias, Lilibeth; Velarde, Roser; Tvarijonativiciute, Asta; Serrano, Emmanuel; Cardona, Pere-Joan (Frontiers Media, 2021)
    Background: Tuberculosis (TB) is still a major challenge for humankind. Because regions with the highest incidence also have a high prevalence of helminthiasis and nutritional scarcity, we wanted to understand the impact ...
  • On d-Fibonacci digraphs 

    Dalfó, Cristina; Fiol, Miguel Angel (Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) IndonesiaIndonesian Combinatorial Society (InaCombS)GTA Research Group, University of Newcastle (Australia), 2021)
    The d-Fibonacci digraphs F(d, k), introduced here, have the number of vertices following some generalized Fibonacci-like sequences. They can be defined both as digraphs on alphabets and as iterated line digraphs. Here we ...
  • Spectra and eigenspaces of arbitrary lifts of graphs 

    Dalfó, Cristina; Fiol, Miguel Angel; Pavlíiková, Sona; Sirán, Josef (Springer, 2021-09-23)
    We describe, in a very explicit way, a method for determining the spectra and bases of all the corresponding eigenspaces of arbitrary lifts of graphs (regular or not).
  • A new methodological approach for the evaluation of scaling up a latent storage module for integration in heat pumps 

    Zsembinszki, Gabriel; Mselle, Boniface Dominick; Vérez, David; Borri, Emiliano; Strehlow, Andreas; Nitsch, Birgo; Frazzica, Andrea; Palomba, Valeria; Cabeza, Luisa F. (MDPI, 2021)
    A clear gap was identified in the literature regarding the in-depth evaluation of scaling up thermal energy storage components. To cover such a gap, a new methodological approach was developed and applied to a novel latent ...
  • Thermal Analysis of a MEMS-Based Self-Adaptive Microfluidic Cooling Device 

    Sisó Soler, Gonzalo; Rosell-Mirmi, Joana; Fernández, Álvaro; Laguna Benet, Gerard; Vilarrubí, Montse; Barrau, Jérôme; Ibañez, Manuel; Rosell Urrutia, Joan Ignasi (MDPI, 2021)
    This study presents a thermal analysis of a temperature-driven microfluidic cell through a nonlinear self-adaptive micro valve that provides the mechanisms for the system to maintain a given critical temperature in an ...
  • A data-driven method for unsupervised electricity consumption characterisation at the district level and beyond 

    Mor, Gerard; Cipriano, Jordi; Martirano, Giacomo; Pignatelli, Francesco; Lodi, Chiara; Lazzari, Florencia; Grillone, Benedetto; Chemisana Villegas, Daniel (Elsevier, 2021)
    A bottom-up electricity characterisation methodology of the building stock at the local level is presented. It is based on the statistical learning analysis of aggregated energy consumption data, weather data, cadastre, ...
  • Contributions of the international plant science community to the fight against infectious diseases in humans - part 2: endemic and re-emerging diseases 

    He, Wenshu; Baysal, Can; Lobato, Maria; Huang, Xin; Alvarez, Derry; Zhu, Changfu; Armario-Nájera, Victoria; Blanco Perera, Aamaya; Cerda, Pedro; Saba-Mayoral, Andrea; Sobrino-Mengual, Guillermo; Vargheese, Ashwin; Abranches, Rita; Abreu, Isabel Alexandra; Balamurugan, Shanmugaraj; Bock, Ralph; Buyel, Johannes F.; Cunha, Nicolau B. da; Daniell, Henry; Faller, Roland; Folgado, André; Gowtham, Iyappan; Häkkinen, Suvi; Kumar, Shashi; Sathish Kumar, Ramalingam; Lacorte, Cristiano; Lomonossoff, George P.; Luís, Ines M.; Ma, Julian K-C; McDonald, Karen A.; Murad, Andre; Nandi, Somen; O'Keef, Barry; Parthiban, Subramanian; Paul, Mathew J.; Ponndorf, Daniel; Rech, Elibio; Rodrigues, Julio C. M.; Ruf, Stephanie; Schillberg, Stefan; Schwestka, Jennifer; Shah, Priya S.; Singh, Rahul; Stoger, Eva; Twyman, Richard M.; Varghese, Inchakalody P.; Vianna, Giovanni R.; Webster, Gina; Wilbers, Ruud H. P.; Christou, Paul; Oksman-Caldentey, Kirsi-Marja; Capell Capell, Teresa (Wiley, 2021-04-06)
    The fight against infectious diseases often focuses on epidemics and pandemics, which demand urgent resources and command attention from the health authorities and media. However, the vast majority of deaths caused by ...
  • Soil Quality Assessment after 25 Years of Sewage Sludge vs. Mineral Fertilization in a Calcareous Soil 

    Simoes-Mota, Ana; Poch, Rosa M.; Enrique, Alberto; Orcaray, Luis; Virto, I. (MDPI, 2021)
    The aim of this work was to identify the most sensitive soil quality indicators and assess soil quality after long-term application of sewage sludge (SS) and conventional mineral fertilization for rainfed cereal production ...
  • The coordinated upregulated expression of genes involved in MEP, chlorophyll, carotenoid and tocopherol pathways, mirrored the corresponding metabolite contents in rice leaves during de-etiolation 

    Jin, Xin; Baysal, Can; Drapal, Margit; Sheng, Yanmin; Huang, Xin; He, Wenshu; Shi, Lianxuan; Capell Capell, Teresa; Fraser, Paul; Christou, Paul; Zhu, Changfu (MDPI, 2021-07-16)
    Light is an essential regulator of many developmental processes in higher plants. We investigated the effect of 4-hydroxy-3-methylbut-2-enyl diphosphate reductase 1/2 genes (OsHDR1/2) and isopentenyl diphosphate isomerase ...
  • Contributions of the international plant science community to the fight against infectious diseases in humans - part 1: epidemic and pandemic diseases, including HIV/AIDS and coronaviruses 

    Lobato, Maria; Huang, Xin; Alvarez, Derry; He, Wenshu; Baysal, Can; Zhu, Changfu; Armario-Nájera, Victoria; Blanco Perera, Aamaya; Cerda, Pedro; Saba-Mayoral, Andrea; Sobrino-Mengual, Guillermo; Vargheese, Ashwin; Abranches, Rita; Abreu, Isabel Alexandra; Balamurugan, Shanmugaraj; Bock, Ralph; Buyel, Johannes F.; Cunha, Nicolau B. da; Daniell, Henry; Faller, Roland; Folgado, André; Gowtham, Iyappan; Häkkinen, Suvi; Kumar, Shashi; Sathish Kumar, Ramalingam; Lacorte, Cristiano; Lomonossoff, George P.; Luís, Ines M.; Ma, Julian K-C; McDonald, Karen A.; Murad, Andre; Nandi, Somen; O'Keef, Barry; Oksman-Caldentey, Kirsi-Marja; Parthiban, Subramanian; Paul, Mathew J.; Ponndorf, Daniel; Rech, Elibio; Rodrigues, Julio C. M.; Ruf, Stephanie; Schillberg, Stefan; Schwestka, Jennifer; Shah, Priya S.; Singh, Rahul; Stoger, Eva; Twyman, Richard M.; Varghese, Inchakalody P.; Vianna, Giovanni R.; Webster, Gina; Wilbers, Ruud H. P.; Capell Capell, Teresa; Christou, Paul (Wiley, 2021-04-06)
    Infectious diseases, also known as transmissible or communicable diseases, are caused by pathogens or parasites that spread in communities by direct contact with infected individuals or contaminated materials, through ...
  • Baseline Energy Use Modeling and Characterization in Tertiary Buildings Using an Interpretable Bayesian Linear Regression Methodology 

    Grillone, Benedetto; Mor, Gerard; Danov, Stoyan; Cipriano Líndez, Jorge; Lazzari, Florencia; Sumper, Andreas (MDPI, 2021)
    Interpretable and scalable data-driven methodologies providing high granularity baseline predictions of energy use in buildings are essential for the accurate measurement and verification of energy renovation projects ...
  • The Impact of Genetics on Gut Microbiota of Growing and Fattening Pigs under Moderate N Restriction 

    Sarri Espinosa, Laura; Costa-Roura, Sandra; Balcells Terés, Joaquim; Seradj, Ahmad Reza; de la Fuente Oliver, Gabriel (MDPI, 2021-09-29)
    Characterization of intestinal microbiota is of great interest due to its relevant impact on growth, feed efficiency and pig carcass quality. Microbial composition shifts along the gut, but it also depends on the host ...
  • Bases for pesticide dose expression and adjustment in 3D crops and comparison of decision support systems 

    Planas de Martí, Santiago; Román, Carla; Sanz Cortiella, Ricardo; Rosell Polo, Joan Ramon (Elsevier, 2022-02-01)
    Authorities around the world have committed to limiting the use of chemical pesticides by reducing doses, among other strategies. Nevertheless, different dose expression models and decision support systems (DSSs) for dose ...
  • On the Laplacian spectra of token graphs 

    Dalfó, Cristina; Duque, F.; Fabila Monroy, R.; Fiol, Miguel Angel; Huemer, Clemens; Zaragoza Martínez, F.J.; Trujillo Negrete, A.L. (Elsevier, 2021)
    We study the Laplacian spectrum of token graphs, also called symmetric powers of graphs. The k-token graph Fk(G) of a graph G is the graph whose vertices are the k-subsets of vertices from G, two of which being adjacent ...
  • Map-based zonal dosage strategy to control yellow spider mite (Eotetranychus carpini) and leafhoppers (Empoasca vitis & Jacobiasca lybica) in vineyards 

    Román, Carla; Arnó Satorra, Jaume; Planas de Martí, Santiago (Elsevier, 2021)
    The particularly high incidence of yellow spider mite and leafhoppers in southern European viticulture means that between 1 and 4 interventions are required each year for their effective control. In vineyards with spatial ...
  • Spatially variable pesticide application in vineyards: Part II, field comparison of uniform and map-based variable dose treatments 

    Román, Carla; Llorens Calveras, Jordi; Uribeetxebarria Alonso de Armiño, Asier; Sanz Cortiella, Ricardo; Planas de Martí, Santiago; Arnó Satorra, Jaume (Elsevier, 2020)
    Reducing pesticide use is an important concern for many including the European Commission. One way to achieve this goal is to adjust the amount of pesticides in relation to canopy geometry and foliage. This objective ...
  • Genetic and Management Effects on Barley Yield and Phenology in the Mediterranean Basin 

    Cammarano, Davide; Ronga, Domenico; Francia, Enrico; Akar, Taner; Al-Yassin, Adnan; Benbelkacem, Abdelkader; Grando, Stefania; Romagosa, Ignacio (Frontiers Media, 2021)
    Heading time in barley is considered a key developmental stage controlling adaptation to the environment and it affects grain yield; with the combination of agronomy (planting dates) and genetics being some of the determinants ...
  • Changes in global terrestrial live biomass over the 21st century 

    Xu, Liang; Saatchi, Sassan S.; Yang, Yan; Yifan, Yu; Pongratz, Julia; Bloom, A. Anthony; Bowman, Kevin; Worden, John; Liu, Junjie; Yin, Yi; Domke, Grant; McRoberts, Ronald E.; Woodall, Christopher; Nabuurs, Gert-Jan; Miguel Magaña, Sergio de; Keller, Michael; Harris, Nancy; Maxwell, Sean; Schimel, David (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2021-07)
    Live woody vegetation is the largest reservoir of biomass carbon, with its restoration considered one of the most effective natural climate solutions. However, terrestrial carbon fluxes remain the largest uncertainty in ...
  • Evolution of viscera and muscle fractional protein synthesis rate in lean meat selected hybrids and castrated Duroc pigs fed under moderate crude protein restriction 

    Sarri Espinosa, Laura; Balcells Terés, Joaquim; de la Fuente Oliver, Gabriel; Tor i Naudí, Marc; Gómez-Arrue, J.; Seradj, Ahmad Reza (Elsevier, 2021-06-01)
    Differences in producing performance and organoleptic meat characteristics among pig genotypes and/or producing types are widely known. These parameters are also subjected to the animal's development, feeding and management. ...

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