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    • Thermal energy storage in building integrated thermal systems: A review. Part 2. Integration as passive system 

      Navarro Farré, Lidia; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Niall, Dervilla; Castell, Albert; Browne, Maria C.; McCormack, Sarah J.; Griffiths, Philip; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2016)
      Energy consumption trends in residential and commercial buildings show a significant increase in recent decades. One of the key points for reducing energy consumption in buildings is to decrease the energy demand. Buildings ...
    • Thermal performance evaluation of bischofite at pilot plant scale 

      Gasia, Jaume; Gutiérrez, Andrea; Peiró Bell-lloch, Gerard; Miró, Laia; Grágeda, Mario; Ushak, Svetlana; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2015)
      The selection of the proper thermal energy storage (TES) material for an application is crucial. On the one hand, these materials should have suitable thermal properties for the operational temperatures range of the ...
    • Thermal stability test of sugar alcohols as phase change materials for medium temperature energy storage application 

      Solé, Aran; Neumann, Hannah; Niedermaier, Sophia; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Palomo, Elena (Elsevier, 2014)
      Sugar alcohols are potential phase change materials candidates as they present high phase change enthalpy values, are non-toxic and low cost products. Three promising sugar-alcohols were selected: D-mannitol, myo-inositol ...
    • Thermal stress reduction in cool roof membranes using phase change materials (PCM) 

      Saffari Tabalvandani, Mohammad; Piselli, Cristina; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Pisello, Anna Laura; Cotana, Franco; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2017)
      A considerable amount of energy is used in the building sector for air conditioning purposes. Additionally, the building sector contributes to the urban heat island (UHI) phenomenon which causes temperature rise in urban ...
    • Thermo-acoustic performance of green roof substrates in dynamic hygrothermal conditions 

      Fabiani, Claudia; Coma Arpón, Julià; Pisello, Anna Laura; Pérez Luque, Gabriel; Cotana, Franco; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2018)
      Green roofs can be considered as effective and esthetically appreciated passive tools for energy saving systems in buildings. In particular, the effect of evapotranspiration and the large thermal inertia of such solutions, ...
    • Thermochemical energy storage by consecutive reactions for higher efficient concentrated solar power plants (CSP): Proof of concept 

      Cabeza, Luisa F.; Solé, Aran; Fontanet, Xavier; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Jové, Aleix; Gallas, Manuel; Prieto, Cristina; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés (Elsevier, 2016)
      Concentrated solar power plants (CSP) combined with thermal energy storage (TES) offers the benefit to provide continuous electricity production by renewable energy feed. There are several TES technologies to be implemented, ...
    • Thermogravimetric study of a phase change slurry: effect of variable conditions 

      Giro-Paloma, Jessica; Valle-Zermeño, Ricardo del; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Chimenos, J. M.; Formosa, Joan (Elsevier, 2016)
      Microcapsules containing Phase Change Materials (MPCM) are widely used for passive systems in energy storage. When MPCM are mixed with a carrier fluid, Phase Change Slurries (PCS) are used for heat transfer fluids in active ...
    • Thermomechanical testing under operating conditions of A516Gr70 used for CSP storage tanks 

      Prieto, Cristina; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Martínez, Mònica; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés (Elsevier, 2018)
      Thermal energy storage (TES) in molten salts is the storage dominating technology in solar power applications today. In two-tank molten salt storage systems energy density ranges from 30 to 70 kW h/m3 are achievable. The ...
    • Thermophysical characterization and thermal cycling stability of two TCM: CaCl2 and zeolite 

      Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Cuypers, Ruud (Elsevier, 2015)
      At this moment, the global energy consumption in buildings is around 40% of the total energy consumption in developed countries. Thermal energy storage (TES) is presented as one way to address this energyrelated problem ...
    • Torsional dependence of the critical current in 2G tapes 

      Sotelo, G. G.; Granados, X.; Carrera i Vilanova, Miquel; López López, José (IEEE, 2016)
      Since the second-generation (2G) superconducting wires started to be produced in a large scale almost a decade ago, the quality of the materials manufactured has been continually improved. Every year, the manufacturers ...
    • 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. ...
    • Trace Element (Fe, Co, Ni and Cu) Dynamics Across the Salinity Gradient in Arctic and Antarctic Glacier Fjords 

      Krause, Jana; Hopwood, Mark J.; Höfer, Juan; Krisch, Stephan; Achterberg, Eric Pieter; Alarcón, Emilio; Carroll, Dustin; González, Humberto E.; Juul-Pedersen, Thomas; Liu, Te; Lodeiro, Pablo; Meire, Lorenz; Rosing, Minik T. (Frontiers Media, 2021-09-27)
      Around the Greenlandic and Antarctic coastlines, sediment plumes associated with glaciers are significant sources of lithogenic material to the ocean. These plumes contain elevated concentrations of a range of trace metals, ...
    • Tracking Five Millennia of Horse Management with Extensive Ancient Genome Time Series 

      Fages, Antoine; Hanghøj, Kristian; Khan, Naveed; Gaunitz, Charleen; Seguin-Orlando, Andaine; Leonardi, Michela; McCrory Constantz, Christian; Gamba, Cristina; Al-Rasheid, Khaled A.S.; Albizuri, Silvia; Alfarhan, Ahmed H.; Allentoft, Morten; Alquraishi, Saleh; Anthony, David; Baimukhanov, Nurbol; Barrett, James H.; Bayarsaikhan, Jamsranjav; Benecke, Norbert; Bernáldez-Sánchez, Eloísa; Berrocal-Rangel, Luis; Biglari, Fereidoun; Boessenkool, Sanne; Boldgiv, Bazartseren; Brem, Gottfried; Brown, Dorcas; Burger, Joachim; Crubézy, Eric; Daugnora, Linas; Davoudi, Hossein; Damgaard, Peter de Barros; Chorro y de Villa-Ceballos, María de los Ángeles de; Deschler-Erb, Sabine; Detry, Cleia; Dill, Nadine; Oom, Maria do Mar; Dohr, Anna; Ellingvåg, Sturla; Erdenebaatar, Diimaajav; Fathi, Homa; Felkel, Sabine; Fernández-Rodríguez, Carlos; García-Viñas, Esteban; Germonpré, Mietje; Granado, José D.; Hallsson, Jón H.; Hemmer, Helmut; Hofreiter, Michael; Kasparov, Aleksei; Khasanov, Mutalib; Khazaeli, Roya; Kosintsev, Pavel; Kristiansen, Kristian; Kubatbek, Tabaldiev; Kuderna, Lukas; Kuznetsov, Pavel; Laleh, Haeedeh; Leonard, Jennifer A.; Lhuillier, Johanna; Liesau von Lettow-Vorbeck, Corina; Logvin, Andrey; Lõugas, Lembi; Ludwig, Arne; Luis, Cristina; Arruda, Ana Margarida; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs; Matoso Silva, Raquel; Merz, Victor; Mijiddorj, Enkhbaya; Miller, Bryan K.; Monchalov, Oleg; Mohaseb, Fatemeh A.; Morales, Arturo; Nieto Espinet, Ariadna; Nistelberger, Heidi; Onar, Vedat Onar; Pálsdóttir, Albína H.; Pitulko, Vladimir; Pitskhelauri, Konstantin; Pruvost, Mélanie; Rajic Sikanjic, Petra; Rapan Papeša, Anita; Roslyakova, Natalia; Sardari, Alireza; Sauer, Eberhard; Schafberg, Renate; Scheu, Amelie; Schibler, Jörg; Schlumbaum, Angela; Serrand, Nathalie; Serres-Armero, Aitor; Shapiro, Beth; Sheikhi Seno, Shiva; Shevnina, Irina; Shidrang, Sonia; Southon, John; Star, Bastiaan; Sykes, Naomi; Taheri, Kamal; Taylor, William; Teegen, Wolf-Rüdiger; Trbojević Vukičević, Tajana; Trixl, Simon; Tumen, Dashzeveg; Undrakhbold, Sainbileg; Usmanova, Emma; Vahdati, Ali; Valenzuela-Lamas, Silvia; Viegas, Catarina; Wallner, Barbara; Weinstock, Jaco; Zaibert, Victor; Clavel, Benoit; Lepetz, Sébastien; Mashkour, Marjan; Helgason, Agnar; Stefánsson, Kári; Barrey, Eric; Willerslev, Eske; Outram,Alan K.; Librado, Pablo; Orlando, Ludovic (Elsevier, 2019)
      Horse domestication revolutionized warfare and accelerated travel, trade, and the geographic expansion of languages. Here, we present the largest DNA time series for a non-human organism to date, including genome-scale ...
    • Tracking progress toward EU biodiversity strategy targets: EU policy effects in preserving its common farmland birds 

      Gamero, Anna; Brotons, Lluís; Brunner, Ariel; Foppen, Ruud; Fornasari, Lorenzo; Gregory, Richard D.; Herrando, Sergi; Hořák, David; Jiguet, Frédéric; Kmecl, Primož; Lehikoinen, Aleksi; Lindström, Åke; Paquet, Jean-Yves; Reif, Jiří; Sirkiä, Päivi M.; Škorpilová, Jana; van Strien, Arco; Szép, Tibor; Telenský, Tomáš; Teufelbauer, Norbert; Trautmann, Sven; van Turnhout, Chris A.M.; Vermouzek, Zdeněk; Vikstrøm, Thomas; Vorisek, Petr (Wiley, 2016-08-11)
      Maximizing the area under biodiversity‐related conservation measures is a main target of the European Union (EU) Biodiversity Strategy to 2020. We analyzed whether agrienvironmental schemes (AES) within EU common agricultural ...
    • Transgenic rice grains expressing a heterologous ρ-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase shift tocopherol synthesis from the c to the a isoform without increasing absolute tocopherol levels 

      Farré Martinez, Gemma; Sudhakar, Duraialagaraja; Naqvi, Shaista; Sandmann, Gerhard; Christou, Paul; Capell Capell, Teresa; Zhu, Changfu (Springer Verlag, 2012)
      We generated transgenic rice plants overexpressing Arabidopsis thaliana q-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD), which catalyzes the first committed step in vitamin E biosynthesis. Transgenic grains accumulated ...
    • 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 ...
    • Travel advice on the road to carotenoids in plants 

      Farré Martinez, Gemma; Sanahuja Solsona, Georgina; Naqvi, Shaista; Bai, Chao; Capell Capell, Teresa; Zhu, Changfu; Christou, Paul (Elsevier, 2010)
      The carotenoids are a major class of organic pigments produced in plants and microbes. They fulfill many essential physiological and developmental processes in plants, and also have important roles in animal health and ...
    • Trends and patterns in the use of computed tomography in children and young adults in Catalonia — results from the EPI-CT study 

      Bosch de Basea, Magda; Salotti, Jane A.; Pearce, Mark S.; Muchart, Jordi; Riera, Luis; Barber, Ignasi; Pedraza, Salvador; Pardina Solano, Marina Asunción; Capdevila, Antoni; Espinosa, Ana; Cardis, Elisabeth (Springer, 2016)
      Background Although there are undeniable diagnostic benefits of CT scanning, its increasing use in paediatric radiology has become a topic of concern regarding patient radioprotection. Objective To assess the rate of CT ...
    • Truffle Market Evolution: An Application of the Delphi Method 

      Oliach, Daniel; Vidale, Enrico; Brenko, Anton; Marois, Olivia; Andrighetto, Nicola; Stara, Kalliopi; Martínez de Aragón, Juan; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Bonet Lledos, José Antonio (MDPI, 2021)
      Background: The objective of this study was to analyze the current situation of the truffle sector in the main producing countries of the Mediterranean area. Additionally, we identified the challenges for the future and ...
    • Two indigenous berberis species from Spain were confirmed as alternate hosts of the yellow rust fungus puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici 

      Rodriguez Algaba, Julian; Villegas Tort, Dolors; Hovmoller, Mogens S.; Cantero-Martínez, Carlos; Jin, Y.; Justesen, Annemarie Fejer (APS Publications, 2021)
      Puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici, which causes yellow (or stripe) rust on wheat, is a macrocyclic and heteroecious fungus. In this study, we investigated whether Berberis vulgaris subsp. seroi and B. vulgaris subsp. ...