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      Lateral-Acceleration-Based Vehicle-Models-Blending for Automated Driving Controllers 

      Matute Peaspan, Jose A.; Marcano Sandoval, Mauricio; Díaz, Sergio; Zubizarreta Pico, Asier; Pérez Rastelli, Joshue Manuel (MDPI, 2020-10-13)
      settings Open AccessArticle Lateral-Acceleration-Based Vehicle-Models-Blending for Automated Driving Controllers by Jose A. Matute-Peaspan 1,2,* [OrcID] , Mauricio Marcano 1,2 [OrcID] , Sergio Diaz 1 [OrcID] , Asier ...
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      Latest Developments in Industrial Hybrid Machine Tools that Combine Additive and Subtractive Operations 

      Cortina Burón, Magdalena; Arrizubieta Arrate, Jon Iñaki; Ruiz Salas, José Exequiel; Ukar Arrien, Eneko; Lamikiz Mentxaka, Aitzol (MDPI, 2018-12-18)
      Hybrid machine tools combining additive and subtractive processes have arisen as a solution to increasing manufacture requirements, boosting the potentials of both technologies, while compensating and minimizing their ...
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      Learning Multirobot Hose Transportation and Deployment by Distributed Round-Robin Q-Learning 

      Fernández Gauna, Borja; Etxeberria Agiriano, Ismael; Graña Romay, Manuel María (Public Library Science, 2015-07-09)
      Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning (MARL) algorithms face two main difficulties: the curse of dimensionality, and environment non-stationarity due to the independent learning processes carried out by the agents concurrently. ...
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      Leaves play a central role in the adaptation of nitrogen and sulfur metabolism to ammonium nutrition in oilseed rape ( Brassica napus ) 

      Coleto Reyes, Inmaculada; De la Peña Cuao, Marlon; Rodríguez Escalante, Jon; Bejarano Ayerbe, Iraide; Glauser, Gaëtan; Aparicio-Tejo, Pedro M.; González Moro, María Begoña; Marino Bilbao, Daniel (Biomed Central, 2017-09-20)
      Background: The coordination between nitrogen (N) and sulfur (S) assimilation is required to suitably provide plants with organic compounds essential for their development and growth. The N source induces the adaptation ...
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      Light-responsive Materials for Microfluidic Applications 

      Ter Schiphorst, Jeroen; Saez Castaño, Janire; Diamond, Dermot; Benito López, Fernando; Schenning, Albertus P. H. J. (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2018-03-07)
      While the microfluidic device itself may be small, often the equipment required to control fluidics in thechip unit is large e.g. pumps, valves and mixing units, which can severely limit practical use and functionalscalability. ...
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      Light−Matter Response in Nonrelativistic Quantum Electrodynamics 

      Flick, Johannes; Welakuh, Davis M.; Ruggenthaler, Michael; Appel, Heiko; Rubio Secades, Angel (American Chemical Society, 2019-11)
      We derive the full linear-response theory for nonrelativistic quantum electrodynamics in the long wavelength limit and provide a practical framework to solve the resulting equations by using quantum-electrodynamical ...
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      Listening to Laryngectomees: A study of Intelligibility and Self-reportedListening Effort of Spanish Oesophageal Speech 

      Raman, Sneha; Hernaez Rioja, Inmaculada Concepción; Navas Cordón, Eva; Serrano García, Luis (International Speech Communication Association, 2018-11-23)
      Oesophageal speakers face a multitude of challenges, such asdifficulty in basic everyday communication and inability to in-teract with digital voice assistants. We aim to quantify the diffi-culty involved in understanding ...
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      Local Perceptions of Ecosystem Services Across Multiple Ecosystem Types in Spain 

      García Llorente, Marina; Castro Martínez, Antonio Jesús; Quintas Soriano, Cristina; Oteros Rozas, Elisa; Iniesta Arandia, Irene; González Novoa, José Antonio; García del Amo, David; Hernández Arroyo, Marta; Casado Arzuaga, Izaskun; Palomo, Ignacio; Gómez Baggethun, Erik; Onaindia Olalde, Miren; Montes del Olmo, Carlos; Martín López, Berta (MDPI, 2020-09-18)
      Combining socio-cultural valuations of ecosystem services with ecological and monetary assessments is critical to informing decision making with an integrative and multi-pronged approach. This study examined differences ...
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      Locus coeruleus norepinephrine activity mediates sensory-evoked awakenings from sleep 

      Hayat, Hanna; Regev, Noa; Matosevich, Noa; Sales, Anna; Paredes Rodríguez, Elena; Krom, Aaron J.; Berg, Lottem; Li, Yong; Lavigne, Marina; Kremer, Eric J.; Yizhar, Ofer; Pickering, Anthony E.; Nirl, Yuval (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2020-04-08)
      A defining feature of sleep is reduced responsiveness to external stimuli, but the mechanisms mediating sensory-evoked arousal remain unclear. We hypothesized that reduced locus coeruleus (LC) norepinephrine (NE) activity ...
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      Long-lived oscillatory incoherent electron dynamics in molecules: trans-polyacetylene oligomers 

      Franco, Ignacio; Rubio Secades, Angel; Brumer, Paul (IOP Publishing, 2013-04)
      We identify an intriguing feature of the electron-vibrational dynamics of molecular systems via a computational examination of trans-polyacetylene oligomers. Here, via the vibronic interactions, the decay of an electron ...
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      Long-term hippocampal interneuronopathy drives sex-dimorphic spatial memory impairment induced by prenatal THC exposure 

      De Salas Quiroga, Adán; García Rincón, Daniel; Gómez Domínguez, Daniel; Valero, Manuel; Simón Sánchez, Samuel; Paraíso Luna, Juan; Aguareles, José; Pujadas, Mitona; Muguruza Millán, Carolina; Callado Hernando, Luis Felipe; Lutz, Beat; Guzmán, Manuel; Menéndez de la Prida, Liset; Galve Roperh, Ismael (Nature, 2020-04)
      Prenatal exposure to Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the most prominent active constituent of cannabis, alters neurodevelopmental plasticity with a long-term functional impact on adult offspring. Specifically, THC ...
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      Low‑cost origami fabrication of 3D self‑aligned hybrid microfluidic structures 

      Sáez Castaño, Janire; Basabe Desmonts, Lourdes; Benito López, Fernando (Springer, 2016-08)
      [EN] 3D microfluidic device fabrication methods are normally quite expensive and tedious. In this paper, we present an easy and cheap alternative wherein thin cyclic olefin polymer (COP) sheets and pressure sensitive ...
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      LSTM based voice conversion for laryngectomees 

      Serrano García, Luis; Tavarez Arriba, David; Sarasola, Xabier; Raman, Sneha; Saratxaga Couceiro, Ibon; Navas Cordón, Eva; Hernaez Rioja, Inmaculada Concepción (International Speech Communication Association, 2018-11-23)
      This paper describes a voice conversion system designed withthe aim of improving the intelligibility and pleasantness of oe-sophageal voices. Two different systems have been built, oneto transform the spectral magnitude ...
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      Machine learning in the EU health care context: exploring the ethical, legal and social issues 

      De Miguel Beriain, Iñigo; Lazcoz Moratinos, Guillermo; Sanz Echevarría, María Begoña (Taylor and Francis, 2020-07-14)
      Diagnosis and clinical decision-making based on Machine Learning technologies are showing significant advances that may change the functioning of our health care systems. They promise more effective and efficient healthcare ...
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      Magnetic properties of permalloy antidot arrayfabricated by interference lithography 

      Silva, A. S.; Hierro Rodríguez, A.; Bunyaev, S. A.; Kakazei, Gleb N.; Dobrovolskiy, O. V.; Redondo Esteban, Carolina; Morales Arboleya, Rafael; Crespo, H.; Navas Otero, David (American Institute of Physics, 2019-03)
      The interference laser lithography and ion-beam sputtering have been reported. Magneto-optical Kerr effect magnetometry indicated that the sample exhibits four-fold anisotropic behaviour, i.e. different magnetization loops ...
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      Manganese oxide catalysts for secondary zinc air batteries: from 

      Mainar, Aroa R.; Colmenares, Luis C.; Leonet, Olatz; Alcaide, Francisco; Iruin, Juan J.; Weinberger, Stephan; Hacker, Viktor; Iruin, Elena; Urdanpilleta, Idoia; Blazquez, J. Alberto (2017-02-09)
      An efficient, durable and low cost air cathode with low polarization between the oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) and oxygen evolution reaction (OER) is essential for a high performance and durable secondary zinc-air ...
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      Manipulating chemistry through nanoparticle morphology 

      Litti, Lucio; Reguera, Javier; García de Abajo, F. Javier; Meneghetti, Moreno; Liz Marzán, Luis Manuel (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2020-01-01)
      We demonstrate that the protonation chemistry of molecules adsorbed at nanometer distances from the surface of anisotropic gold nanoparticles can be manipulated through the effect of surface morphology on the local proton ...
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      Manipulation of Fluid Flow Direction in Microfluidic Paper-Based Analytical Devices with an Ionogel Negative Passive Pump 

      Akyazi, Tugce; Gil González, Nerea; Basabe Desmonts, Lourdes; Castaño, Enrique; Morant-Miñana, M.C.; Benito López, Fernando (Elsevier, 2017-03-06)
      Microfluidic paper-based analytical devices (microPADs) are a relatively new group of analytical tools thatrepresent an innovative low-cost platform technology for fluid handling and analysis. Nonetheless, microPADs lack ...
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      Maternal circulating Vitamin D-3 levels during pregnancy and behaviour across childhood 

      López Vicente, Mónica; Sunyer, Jordi; Lertxundi Iribar, Nerea; González, Llucia; Rodríguez Dehli, Cristina; Espada Sáenz-Torre, Mercedes; Vrijheid, Martine; Tardon, Adonina; Llop, Sabrina; Torrent, Maties; Ibarluzea Maurolagoitia, Jesús María; Guxens, Mónica (Nature Publishing Group, 2019-10-15)
      Vitamin D deficiency during critical periods of development could lead to persistent brain alterations. We aimed to assess the association between maternal vitamin D-3, the major circulatory form of vitamin D, at pregnancy ...
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      Maternal Ferritin Levels during Pregnancy and ADHD Symptoms in 4-Year-Old Children: Results from the INMA–INfancia y Medio Ambiente (Environment and Childhood) Prospective Birth Cohort Study 

      Santa Marina Rodríguez, Loreto; Lertxundi Iribar, Nerea; Andiarena Villaverde, Ainara; Irizar Loibide, Amaia; Sunyer, Jordi; Molinuevo, Amaia; Llop, Sabrina; Julvez, Jordi; Beneito, Andrea; Ibarluzea Maurolagoitia, Jesús María; Imaz, Liher; Ferrin, Maite (MDPI, 2020-10-22)
      Ferritin status during prenatal brain development may influence the risk of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in childhood. We investigated the association of maternal ferritin in pregnancy and ...