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Characterizing and dealing with anxiety in the foreign language classroom
Foreign Language Anxiety has been defined as the feeling of nervousness that may appear in the process of acquiring a new language. Although it may have beneficial effects on students’ performance, the presence of anxious ...
The Boltzmann distribution: Economic Applications
[EN] This work is focused on two applications to economy of the Boltzmann probability distribution of statistical mechanics. The first one describes the distribution of money while the second one the allocation of CO2 ...
Coexistence of the two dimensional electron gas and ferroelectric domains in ferroelectric thin films
[EN] Thin film ferroelectrics screen their in-built depolarizing electric filed by forming domains of opposite polarization within the film. Similar materials have been found to favour surface charge accumulation as screening ...
Implementing the QR algorithm for efficiently computing matrix eigenvalues and eigenvectors
[EN] Practical implementation of the QR algorithm: how every linear algebra software library computes eigenvalues and eigenvectors
Finite graphs, free groups and Stallings’ foldings
[EN] The main goal of the work is to study some basic properties of free groups, by using group theory and topology. For this, graphs play a main role, since we will prove that the fundamental group of a connected graph ...
MnOx-CeO2 as an alternative catalyst for the simultaneous abatement of NOx and PCDD/Fs from MSW treatment plants: feasibility and reaction pathways study
[EN] In this work, MnOx-CeO2 catalyst is presented as an alternative to commercial VOx/CeO2 catalysts for the simultaneous abatement of NOx and PCDD/Fs (dDiNOx process) from MSW treatment plants. For this purpose, the ...
Le bon café et thé : a cross border business opportunity
This document serves to lay out a general Business Plan for Le Bon Café et Thé, an innovative coffee and tea shop offering hot and cold beverages, as well as “Bubble Tea” an innovative and exclusive product in the area. ...
Long’s Peak: Isabella Bird’s Initiation Journey
Contrary to what can be expected from a Victorian lady of the 19th century, which is mostly taking care of her offspring and loving spouse, the traveller and writer Isabella Bird was determined to deviate herself from ...