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  • Performance study of direct integration of phase change material into an innovative evaporator of a simple vapour compression system 

    Mselle, Boniface; Vérez, David; Zsembinszki, Gabriel; Borri, Emiliano; Cabeza, Luisa F. (MDPI, 2020)
    This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 768824 (HYBUILD). This work was partially funded by the Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación ...
  • Use of Peroxyacetic Acid as Green Chemical on Yield and Sensorial Quality in Watercress (Nasturtium officinale R. Br.) Under Soilless Culture 

    Carrasco, Gilda; Moggia Lucchini, Claudia; Osses, Ingrid Jennifer; Álvaro, Juan Eugenio; Urrestarazu, Miguel (MDPI, 2011)
    The goal of this research was to evaluate the effect of different doses of peroxyacetic acid on the productivity of watercress (Nasturtium officinale R. Br.) cultivated hydroponically using a constant nutritive solution. ...
  • Effectiveness of nanoemulsions of clove and lemongrass essential oils and their major components against Escherichia coli and Botrytis cinerea 

    Gago, C. M. L.; Artiga Artigas, María; Antunes, M. D. C.; Faleiro, M. L.; Miguel, M. G.; Martín Belloso, Olga (Springer NatureAssociation of Food Scientists & Technologists (India), 2019-04-15)
    Nanoemulsions exhibit a number of advantages to carry and deliver lipophilic compounds such as essential oils (EOs) due to their good stability and high surface area per volume unit. The purpose of this work was to assess ...
  • Dynamic Corrosion Test Using LiNO3 Containing Molten Salt for CSP Applications 

    Fernández, Ángel G.; Muñoz-Sánchez, Belén; Nieto-Maestre, Javier; Cabeza, Luisa F. (MDPI, 2020)
    Low melting point thermal energy storage (TES) materials have been proposed in the last years to reduce the storage cost in concentrating solar power (CSP) technology. One of the most interesting additive due to the ...
  • Are soil carbon stocks in mountain grasslands compromised by land-use changes? 

    Garcia-Pausas, Jordi; Romanyà i Socoró, Joan; Montané, Francesc; Rios, Ana I.; Taull, Marc; Rovira, Pere; Casals, Pere (Springer Open, 2017-08-05)
    Mountain grasslands are generally rich in soil organic C, but the typical high spatial variability of mountain environments, together with the different management systems, makes their soil C content particularly variable. ...
  • Identifying codes in line digraphs 

    Balbuena Martínez, Camino; Dalfó, Cristina; Martínez Barona, Berenice (Elsevier, 2020-05-21)
    Given an integer ≥1, a (1, ≤ )-identifying code in a digraph is a dominating subset C of vertices such that all distinct subsets of vertices of cardinality at most have distinct closed in-neighborhoods within C . In ...
  • Fusarium mycotoxins in total mixed rations for dairy cows 

    Rodríguez Blanco, María; Marín Sillué, Sònia; Sanchís Almenar, Vicente; Ramos Girona, Antonio J. (Springer Nature, 2020-02-12)
    Mycotoxins produced by certain fungal species of the Fusarium genus are frequently found as contaminants in cereals and feedstuffs. Fumonisins (FBs), deoxynivalenol (DON) and zearalenone (ZEN) are of special concern relative ...
  • Las micotoxinas: el enemigo silencioso 

    Ramos Girona, Antonio J.; Marín Sillué, Sònia; Molino Gahete, Francisco; Vila Donat, P.; Sanchís Almenar, Vicente (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 2020-05-01)
    Las micotoxinas son metabolitos fúngicos secunda­rios que pueden ejercer un efecto tóxico tanto en el hombre como en los animales debido, principalmente, a su exposición a través de los alimentos. La presencia de estos ...
  • An improved Moore bound and some new optimal families of mixed Abelian Cayley graphs 

    Dalfó, Cristina; Fiol, Miguel Angel; López Lorenzo, Ignacio; Ryan, Joe (Elsevier, 2020)
    We consider the case in which mixed graphs (with both directed and undirected edges) are Cayley graphs of Abelian groups. In this case, some Moore bounds were derived for the maximum number of vertices that such graphs can ...
  • Human breathable air in a Mediterranean forest: characterization of monoterpene concentrations under the canopy 

    Bach, Albert; Yáñez-Serrano, Ana Maria; Llusià Benet, Joan; Filella, Iolanda; Maneja Zaragoza, Roser; Peñuelas, Josep (MDPI, 2020-06-18)
    Monoterpenes have been identified as potential determinants of the human health effects induced by forest exposure. The present study characterizes the total monoterpene concentrations at nose height in a Mediterranean ...
  • Interactions between biogeochemical and management factors explain soil organic carbon in Pyrenean grasslands 

    Rodríguez, Antonio; Canals, Rosa M.; Plaixats i Boixadera, Josefina; Albanell Trullas, Elena; Debouk, Haifa; García-Pausas, Jordi; San Emeterio, Leticia; Jiménez, Juan José; Sebastià, Ma. T. (European Geosciences UnionCopernicus Publications, 2020-03-17)
    Grasslands are one of the major sinks of terrestrial soil organic carbon (SOC). Understanding how environmental and management factors drive SOC is challenging because they are scale-dependent, with large scale drivers ...
  • Toll Like Receptor 2 promoter -196 to -174 deletion affects CD4 levels along HIV infection progression 

    Laplana Lafaja, Marina; Bravo, M. J.; Fernández-Fuertes, M.; Ruiz-García, C.; Alarcón-Martin, E.; Colmenero, J. D.; Caruz, Antonio; Fibla Palazón, Joan; Real, Luis M.; Royo Sánchez-Palencia, José Luis (Infectious Diseases Society of AmericaOxford University Press, 2020-06-09)
    TLR2 plays a key role in innate immune response recognizing molecular patterns expressed by pathogens. rs111200466 is a TLR2 promoter Insertion/Deletion polymorphism with contradictory data about its role in HIV-1 infection. ...
  • Tri-octahedral bentonites as potential technological feed additive for Fusarium mycotoxin reduction 

    Vila Donat, P.; Marín Sillué, Sònia; Sanchís Almenar, Vicente; Ramos Girona, Antonio J. (Taylor & Francis Group, 2020-06-12)
    In 2009 the EU Regulation 386/2009 established a new functional group of feed additives called 'substances for reduction of the contamination of feed by mycotoxin'. Later, di-octahedral bentonite (1 m558) was authorised, ...
  • Movement on the Altar: Gothic Tabernacle-altarpieces in the Crown of Arag on (and Their Context) 

    Velasco González, Alberto (Institut d’Estudis Medievals (IEM), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 2020)
    The arrival of tabernacle-altarpieces in regions under the Crown of Aragon makes up part of a complex context revolving around the evolution of altar furnishings from the late Romanesque to the early Gothic period. The ...
  • Invasive species and habitat degradation in Iberian streams: an analysis of their role in freshwater fish diversity loss 

    Hermoso, Virgilio; Clavero Pineda, Miguel; Blanco-Garrido, Francisco; Prenda, José (Ecological Society of America, 2011-01-01)
    Mediterranean endemic freshwater fish are among the most threatened biota in the world. Distinguishing the role of different extinction drivers and their potential interactions is crucial for achieving conservation goals. ...
  • SIVA-1 regulates apoptosis and synaptic function by modulating XIAP interaction with the death receptor antagonist FAIM-L 

    Coccia, Elena; Planells Ferrer, Laura; Badillos-Rodríguez, Raquel; Pascual, Marta; Segura Ginard, Miguel Francisco; Fernández-Hernández, Rita; López-Soriano, Joaquín; Garí Marsol, Eloi; Soriano, Eduardo; Barneda-Zahonero, Bruna; Moubarak, Rana S.; Pérez-García, M. Jose; Comella i Carnicé, Joan Xavier (Springer Nature, 2020)
    The long isoform of Fas apoptosis inhibitory molecule (FAIM-L) is a neuron-specific death receptor antagonist that modulates apoptotic cell death and mechanisms of neuronal plasticity. FAIM-L exerts its antiapoptotic action ...
  • A 3D MRI‐based atlas of a lizard brain 

    Hoops, Daniel; Desfilis, Ester; Ullmann, Jeremy F.P.; Janke, Andrew L.; Stait‐Gardner, Timothy; Devenyi, Gabriel A.; Price, William S.; Medina Hernández, Loreta Mª; Whiting, Martin J.; Keogh, J. Scott (Wiley, 2018)
    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an established technique for neuroanatomical analysis, being particularly useful in the medical sciences. However, the application of MRI to evolutionary neuroscience is still in its ...
  • Aridity influences the recovery of vegetation and shrubland birds after wildfire 

    Puig-Gironès, Roger; Brotons, Lluís; Pons Ferran, Pere (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017-03-29)
    Wildfires play a determining role in the composition and structure of many plant and animal communities. On the other hand, climate change is considered to be a major driver of current and future fire regime changes. Despite ...
  • Modelling terrestrial and marine foraging habitats in breeding Audouin's gulls Larus audouinii: timing matters 

    Bécares, Juan; García Tarrasón, Manuel; Villero Pi, Daniel; Bateman, Santiago; Jover Armengol, Lluís de; García Matarranz, Víctor; Sanpera Trigueros, Carola; Arcos, José Manuel (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2015-04-14)
    Although the breeding ecology of Audouin’s gull has been widely studied, its spatial distribution patterns have received little attention. We assessed the foraging movements of 36 GPS-tracked adult Audouin’s gulls breeding ...
  • Species distribution models and impact factor growth in environmental journals: methodological fashion or the attraction of global change science 

    Brotons, Lluís (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2014-11-11)
    In this work, I evaluate the impact of species distribution models (SDMs) on the current status of environmental and ecological journals by asking the question to which degree development of SDMs in the literature is related ...

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