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      All-in-One Gel-Based Electrochromic Devices: Strengths and Recent Developments 

      Alesanco, Yolanda; Viñuales, Ana; Rodriguez, Javier; Tena-Zaera, Ramón (www.mdpi.com/journal/materials, 2018-03-10)
      Electrochromic devices (ECDs) have aroused great interest because of their potential applicability in displays and smart systems, including windows, rearview mirrors, and helmet visors. In the last decades, different ...
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      An architecture for dynamic QoS management at Layer 2 for DOCSIS access networks using OpenFlow 

      Huarte Arrayago, Maider; Mendiola, Alaitz; Fuentes, Victor; Matías Fraile, Jon; Astorga Burgo, Jasone; Toledo Gandarias, Nerea; Jacob Taquet, Eduardo Juan (Elsevier, 2016-01-15)
      Over the last few years, Software-Defined Networking (SDN) has emerged as one of the most disruptive and profitable novelties in networking. SDN was originally conceived to improve performance and reduce costs in Ethernet-based ...
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      An Empirical Study on Transmission Beamforming for Ultrasonic Guided-Wave Based Structural Health Monitoring 

      Cantero Chinchilla, Sergio; Aranguren Aramendia, Gerardo; Malik, Muhammad Khalid; Etxaniz, Josu; Martín de la Escalera, Federico (MDPI, 2020-03-06)
      The development of reliable structural health monitoring techniques is enabling a healthy transition from preventive to condition-based maintenance, hence leading to safer and more efficient operation of different industries. ...
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      An EU comparative analysis of the regulation of clinical trials supervisory bodies in the aftermath of Regulation 536/2014 

      De Miguel Beriain, Iñigo; Chortara, Theodora; Duardo Sanchez, Aliuska; Feeney, Oliver; Felzmann, Heike; Fernández de Uzquiano, Emma; Lievevrouw, Elisa; Marelli, Luca; Mattsson, Titti; Rothmar Herrmann, Jeanne; Minssen, TImo; Pulice, Elisabetta; Raposo, Vera Lúcia; Robienski, Jürgen; Penasa, Simone; Van Hoyweghen, Ine (Kluwer Law International BV, The Netherlands, 2020-06)
      The new EU regulation on clinical trials is intended to promote a greater level of harmonization of European Union rules in this area. However, it does not elaborate a common normative framework regarding the functioning ...
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      An overview of progress in electrolytes for secondary zinc-air batteries and other storage systems based on zinc 

      Mainar, Aroa R.; Iruin, Elena; Colmenares, Luis C.; Kvasha, Andriy; De Meatza, Iratxe; Bengoechea, Miguel; Leonet, Olatz; Boyano, Iker; Zhang, Zhengcheng; Blazquez, J. Alberto (Elsevier, 2017-01-11)
      The revived interest and research on the development of novel energy storage systems with exceptional inherent safety, environmentally benign and low cost for integration in large scale electricity grid and electric vehicles ...
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      An umpolung strategy to react catalytic enols with nucleophiles 

      Sanz Marco, Amparo; Martínez Erro, Samuel; Pauze, Martin Paule; Gómez Bengoa, Enrique; Martín Matute, Belén (Nature, 2019-11-20)
      The selective synthesis of a-functionalized ketones with two similar enolizable positions can be accomplished using allylic alcohols and iridium(III) catalysts. A formal 1,3-hydrogen shift on allylic alcohols generates ...
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      Analog simulator of integro-differential equations with classical memristors 

      Alvarado Barrios, Gabriel Darío; Retamal, Juan Carlos; Solano Villanueva, Enrique Leónidas; Sanz Ruiz, Mikel (Nature Publishing, 2019-09-10)
      An analog computer makes use of continuously changeable quantities of a system, such as its electrical, mechanical, or hydraulic properties, to solve a given problem. While these devices are usually computationally more ...
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      Analysis of the Influence of the Use of Cutting Fluid in Hybrid Processes of Machining and Laser Metal Deposition (LMD) 

      Cortina Burón, Magdalena; Arrizubieta Arrate, Jon Iñaki; Ukar Arrien, Eneko; Lamikiz Mentxaka, Aitzol (MDPI, 2018-02)
      Hybrid manufacturing processes that combine additive and machining operations are gaining relevance in modern industry thanks to the capability of building complex parts with minimal material and, many times, with process ...
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      Antibacterial Coatings for Improving the Performance of Biomaterials 

      Andrade del Olmo, Jon; Ruiz Rubio, Leire; Pérez Álvarez, Leyre; Sáez Martínez, Virginia; Vilas Vilela, José Luis (MDPI, 2020-02-04)
      Biomedical devices have become essential in the health care. Every day, an enormous number of these devices are used or implanted in humans. In this context, the bacterial contamination that could be developed in implanted ...
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      Are environmental risk factors for current wheeze in the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) phase three due to reverse causation? 

      ISAAC Phase Three Study Group; González Díaz, Carlos; Pérez-Yarza Pérez-Irezabal, Gorka (Wiley, 2019-04)
      Background: Phase Three of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) measured the global prevalence of symptoms of asthma in children. We undertook comprehensive analyses addressing risk factors ...
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      Artificial Life in Quantum Technologies 

      Álvarez Rodríguez, Unai; Sanz Ruiz, Mikel; Lamata Manuel, Lucas; Solano Villanueva, Enrique Leónidas (Nature Publishing, 2016-02-08)
      We develop a quantum information protocol that models the biological behaviours of individuals living in a natural selection scenario. The artificially engineered evolution of the quantum living units shows the fundamental ...
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      Association of Maternal Iodine Status With Child IQ: A Meta-Analysis of Individual Participant Data 

      Levie, Deborah; Korevaar, Tim; Bath, Sarah C.; Murcia, Mario; Dineva, Mariana; Llop, Sabrina; Espada Sáenz-Torre, Mercedes; Van Herwaarden, Antonius E.; De Rijke, Yolanda B.; Ibarluzea Maurolagoitia, Jesús María; Sunyer, Jordi; Tiemeier, Henning; Rayman, Margaret P.; Guxens, Mónica; Peeters, Robin P. (Endocrine Society, 2019-03-28)
      Context: Although the consequences of severe iodine deficiency are beyond doubt, the effects of mild to moderate iodine deficiency in pregnancy on child neurodevelopment are less well established. Objective: To study the ...
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      Associations of Maternal Cell-Phone Use During Pregnancy With Pregnancy Duration and Fetal Growth in 4 Birth Cohorts 

      Tsarna, Ermioni; Reedijk, Marije; Birks, Laura Ellen; Guxens, Mónica; Ballester, Ferrán; Ha, Mina; Jiménez Zabala, Ana María; Kheifets, Leeka; Lertxundi Manterola, Aitana; Lim, Hyung-Ryul; Olsen, Jorn; González Safont, Llucía; Sudan, Madhuri; Cardis, Elisabeth; Vrijheid, Martine; Vrijkotte, Tanja G. M.; Huss, Anke; Vermeulen, Roel (Oxford University Press, 2019-04-17)
      Results from studies evaluating potential effects of prenatal exposure to radio-frequency electromagnetic fields from cell phones on birth outcomes have been inconsistent. Using data on 55,507 pregnant women and their ...
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      Bilinguals processing noun morphology: Evidence for the Language Distance Hypothesis from event-related potentials 

      Zawiszewski, Adam; Laka Mugarza, Itziar (Pergamon-Elsevier, 2020-08)
      Evidence shows that second language (L2) processing depends on the Age of Acquisition (AoA), proficiency and differences between L1 and L2 grammar. Here we focus on the influence of the latter factor on L2 processing. To ...
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      Biosulfidogenesis Mediates Natural Attenuation in Acidic Mine Pit Lakes 

      Van der Graaf, Charlotte M.; Sánchez España, Javier; Yusta Arnal, Iñaki; Ilin Moskalenko, Andrey; Shetty, Sudarshan A.; Bale, Nicole J.; Villanueva, Laura; Stams, Alfons J. M.; Sánchez Andrea, Irene (MDPI, 2020-08-21)
      Acidic pit lakes are abandoned open pit mines filled with acid mine drainage (AMD)—highly acidic, metalliferous waters that pose a severe threat to the environment and are rarely properly remediated. Here, we investigated ...
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      Black metal hydrogen above 360 GPa driven by proton quantum fluctuations 

      Monacelli, Lorenzo; Errea Lope, Ion; Calandra, Matteo; Mauri, Francesco (Nature Physics, 2020-09-07)
      Hydrogen metallization under stable conditions is a major quest for realizing the first room temperature su- perconductor. Recent low-temperature experiments report different metallization pressures, varying from 360GPa ...
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      Broadband Dielectric Spectroscopy Study of Biobased Poly(alkylene 2,5-furanoate)s’ Molecular Dynamics 

      Soccio, Michelina; Martínez Tong, Daniel Enrique; Guidotti, Giulia; Robles Hernández, Beatriz; Munari, Andrea; Lotti, Nadia; Alegría Loinaz, Angel María (MDPI, 2020-06-16)
      Abstract Poly(2,5-alkylene furanoate)s are bio-based, smart, and innovative polymers that are considered the most promising materials to replace oil-based plastics. These polymers can be synthesized using ecofriendly ...
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      Brownian Dynamics Computational Model of Protein Diffusion in Crowded Media with Dextran Macromolecules as Obstacles 

      Blanco, Pablo M; Via Nadal, Mireia; Garces, Josep Lluis; Madurga, Sergio; Mas, Francesc (MDPI, 2017-03-09)
      The high concentration of macromolecules (i.e., macromolecular crowding) in cellular environments leads to large quantitative effects on the dynamic and equilibrium biological properties. These effects have been experimentally ...
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      Can Spontaneous Emotions be Detected from Speech on TV Political Debates? 

      De Velasco Vázquez, Mikel; Justo Blanco, Raquel; López Zorrilla, Asier; Torres Barañano, María Inés (IEEE, 2019)
      Decoding emotional states from multimodal signals is an increasingly active domain, within the framework of affective computing, which aims to a better understanding of Human-Human Communication as well as to improve Human- ...
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      Cannabinoid Control of Olfactory Processes: The Where Matters 

      Terral, Geoffrey; Marsicano, Giovanni; Grandes Moreno, Pedro Rolando; Soria Gómez, Edgar (MDPI, 2020-04-16)
      Olfaction has a direct influence on behavior and cognitive processes. There are different neuromodulatory systems in olfactory circuits that control the sensory information flowing through the rest of the brain. The presence ...