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

  • Corrosion Assessment of Myo-Inositol Sugar Alcohol as a Phase Change Material in Storage Systems Connected to Fresnel Solar Plants 

    Maldonado, José Miguel; Fernández, Ángel G.; Cabeza, Luisa F. (MDPI, 2019)
    Thermal energy storage systems work in conjunction with solar technologies with the aim of increasing their dispatchability and competitiveness in the energy market. Among others, latent heat thermal energy storage systems ...
  • Numerical parametric study of a hotspot-targeted microfluidic cooling array for microelectronics 

    Laguna Benet, Gerard; Vilarrubí, Montse; Ibáñez, Manuel; Betancourt, Yina; Illa i Alibés, Josep; Azarkish, Hassan; Amnache, Amrid; Collin, Louis-Michel; Coudrain, Perceval; Fréchette, L. G.; Barrau, Jérôme (Elsevier, 2018-11-05)
    Thermal management in integrated chips is one of the major challenges on micro- and nanoelectronics. The rise of power density raised the need for microchannel liquid cooling solutions. This technology has poor temperature ...
  • Transport of sediment borne contaminants in a Mediterranean river during a high flow event 

    Herrero, Albert; Vila, Judit; Ginebreda, A.; Sabater, Sergi; Batalla, Ramon J.; Barceló, Damià (Elsevier, 2018)
    Pollutants' dynamics in rivers flowing through industrial areas is linked to the entrainment and transport of contaminants attached to solid particles. The transport of sediment is mainly associated to high discharges and ...
  • Impact of the self-adaptive valve behavior on an array of microfluidic cells under unsteady and non-uniform heat load distributions 

    Laguna Benet, Gerard; Vilarrubí, Montse; Ibáñez, Manuel; Rosell Urrutia, Joan Ignasi; Badia Pascual, Ferran; Azarkish, Hassan; Collin, Louis-Michel; Fréchette, L. G.; Barrau, Jérôme (Regional Information Center for Science and Technology, 2019)
    Previous studies have demonstrated that the performance of a cooling scheme based on a matrix of microfluidic cells with self-adaptive valves under unsteady and non-uniform heat load scenarios improves in terms of pumping ...
  • Simulation analysis of an innovative micro-solar 2kWe Organic Rankine Cycle plant coupled with a multi-apartments building for domestic hot water supply 

    Arteconi, Alessia; Del Zotto, Luca; Tascioni, Roberto; Mahkamov, Khamid; Underwood, Chris; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Pili, Piero; Mintsa, André C.; Bartolini, Carlo M.; Gimbernat, Toni; Botargues, Teresa; Halimic, Elvedin; Cioccolanti, Luca (Elsevier, 2019)
    Combined heat and power plants driven by renewable energy sources (RES) are becoming more and more popular, given the energy transition towards the integration of more renewable energy sources in the power generation mix. ...
  • Influence of size and shape of forest inventory units on the layout of harvest blocks in numerical forest planning 

    Pascual, Adrián; Pukkala, Timo; Miguel Magaña, Sergio de; Pesonen, Annukka; Packalen, Petteri (Springer, 2019)
    The purpose of this study was to assess the effect of using alternative types of forest inventory units (FIUs) in multi-objective forest planning. The research was carried out in a Mediterranean forest area in central ...
  • Use of seagrass fibres in adobe bricks 

    Olacia, Elena; Pisello, Anna Laura; Chiodo, Vitaliano; Maisano, Susanna; Frazzica, Andrea; Cabeza, Luisa F. (IOP Publishing, 2019)
    The main aim of the present study is to measure the capability the 'Posidonia Oceanica' as fibre reinforcement for adobe bricks. This sea-plant is distributed in the Mediterranean coast, considered as a solid marine ...
  • Maximizing the information obtained from chamber-based greenhouse gas exchange measurements in remote areas 

    Debouk, Haifa; Altimir, Núria; Sebastià, Ma. T. (Elsevier, 2018)
    Measurements of greenhouse gas (GHG) fluxes, particularly methane (CH4) and nitrous oxide (N2O) in mountain ecosystems are scarce due to the complexity and unpredictable behavior of these gases, in addition to the remoteness ...
  • Faecal bacterial and short-chain fatty acids signature in hypercholesterolemia 

    Granado-Serrano, Ana Belén; Martín Garí, Meritxell; Sánchez, V.; Riart Solans, M.; Berdún Hernández, Rebeca; Ludwig, Iziar A.; Rubió Piqué, Laura; Vilaprinyo Terré, Ester; Portero Otín, Manuel; Serrano Casasola, José Carlos Enrique (Nature Research, 2019)
    Gut microbiota has been suggested to affect lipid metabolism. The objective of this study was to characterize the faecal microbiota signature and both short chain fatty acids (SCFAs) and bile acids (BA) profile of ...
  • Toxigenic molds in Tunisian and Egyptian sorghum for human comsumption 

    Lahouar, Amani; Crespo Sempere, Ana; Marín Sillué, Sònia; Saïd, Salem; Sanchís Almenar, Vicente (Elsevier, 2015)
    The objective of this study was to characterize the mycoflora of sorghum grains commercialized in the Tunisian retail market and to identify aflatoxins (AFs), ochratoxin A (OTA) and zearalenone (ZEA) producing species. ...
  • Characterizing identifying codes from the spectrum of a graph or digraph 

    Balbuena, C.; Dalfó, Cristina; Martínez Barona, B. (Elsevier, 2019)
    A (1, ≤ ℓ)-identifying code in digraph D is a dominating subset C of vertices of D, such that all distinct subsets of vertices of D with cardinality at most ℓ have distinct closed in-neighborhoods within C. As far as we ...
  • Duration of developmental phases, and dynamics of leaf appearance and tillering, as affected by source and doses of photoperiod insensitivity alleles in wheat under field conditions 

    Ochagavía Orbegozo, Helga; Prieto, Paula; Savin, Roxana; Griffiths, Simon; Slafer, Gustavo A. (Elsevier, 2017)
    Variation in photoperiod sensitivity in wheat plays a major role in the crop adaptation to wide agronomic environments. Photoperiod insensitivity is provided by Ppd-Aa, Ppd-B1a and Ppd-D1a alleles. Effects of the genome, ...
  • The spatial level of analysis affects the patterns of forest ecosystem services supply and their relationships 

    Roces-Díaz, José V.; Vayreda, Jordi; Banqué-Casanovas, Mireia; Díaz-Varela, Emilio; Bonet Lledos, José Antonio; Brotons, Lluís; Miguel Magaña, Sergio de; Herrando, Sergi; Martínez-Vilalta, Jordi (Elsevier, 2018)
    The implementation of the Ecosystem Services (ES) framework (including supply and demand) should be based on accurate spatial assessments to make it useful for land planning or environmental management. Despite the inherent ...
  • Graphs, friends and acquaintances 

    Dalfó, Cristina; Fiol, Miguel Angel (Faculty of Mathematics and Natural SciencesInstitut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) IndonesiaIndonesian Combinatorial Society (InaCombS)GTA Research GroupGTA Research Group, 2018)
    A graph is a mathematical object modeling the existence of a certain relation between pairs of elements of a given set. Many of the first results concerning graphs made reference to relationships between groups of people. ...
  • Unexpected synergistic HIV neutralization by a triple microbicide produced in rice endosperm 

    Vamvaka, Evangelia; Farré Martinez, Gemma; Molinos-Albert, Luis M.; Evans, Abbey; Canela Xandri, Anna; Twyman, Richard M.; Carrillo, Jorge; Ordóñez, Raziel Antonio; Shattock, Robin J.; O’Keef, Barry R.; Clotet, Bonaventura; Blanco, Julian; Khush, Gurdev S.; Christou, Paul; Capell Capell, Teresa (National Academy of Sciences, 2018-08-14)
    The transmission of HIV can be prevented by the application of neutralizing monoclonal antibodies and lectins. Traditional recombinant protein manufacturing platforms lack sufficient capacity and are too expensive for ...
  • Study of corrosion by Dynamic Gravimetric Analysis (DGA) methodology. Influence of chloride content in solar salt 

    Prieto, Cristina; Gallardo-González, J.; Ruiz-Cabañas, F. Javier; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Martínez, Mònica; Segarra Rubí, Mercè; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés (Elsevier, 2016)
    When a system for thermal energy storage (TES) is designed, many factors must be considered: storage time, dimensions, material to store heat, etc. Usually, molten salts are selected as TES materials because of their great ...
  • Combining innovative mulches and soil conditioners in mountain afforestation with ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.) in the Pyrenees (NE Spain) 

    Coello, Jaime; Piqué i Nicolau, Míriam; Rovira, Pere; Fuentes, Carla; Améztegui González, Aitor (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA), 2018)
    Aim of study: To assess the effectiveness for improving early seedling performance of the individual and combined application of (i) various doses of an innovative soil conditioner including polyacrylamide-free super-absorbent ...
  • The cubic polynomial differential systems with two circles as algebraic limit cycles 

    Giné, Jaume; Llibre, Jaume; Valls, Claudia (Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2018)
    In this paper we characterize all cubic polynomial differential systems in the plane having two circles as invariant algebraic limit cycles.
  • From Subkautz Digraphs to Cyclic Kautz Digraphs 

    Dalfó, Cristina (World Scientific Publishing, 2018)
    Kautz digraphs K(d, l) are a well-known family of dense digraphs, widely studied as a good model for interconnection networks. Closely related with these, the cyclic Kautz digraphs CK(d, l) were recently introduced by ...
  • Productos forestales: más allá de la madera 

    Redondo, Concha; Mutke, Sven; Adams, Sarah; Bonet Lledos, José Antonio; Calama, R.; Sánchez González, M.; Rubio, Roberto; Martínez de Arano, Inazio (Colegio Oficial de Ingenieros Técnicos Forestales, 2018)
    El cambio de paradigma de la economía europea hacia una bioeconomía basada en el conocimiento requiere repensar los procesos productivos y los patrones de consumo preponderantes. En este contexto está ganando relevancia ...

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