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      Scalable quantum memory in the ultrastrong coupling regime 

      Kyaw, T. H.; Felicetti, Simone; Romero Huenchuñir, Guillermo Esteban; Solano Villanueva, Enrique Leónidas; Kwek, L. C. (Nature Publishing, 2015-03-02)
      Circuit quantum electrodynamics, consisting of superconducting artificial atoms coupled to on-chip resonators, represents a prime candidate to implement the scalable quantum computing architecture because of the presence ...
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      Sea trial results of a predictive algorithm at the Mutriku Wave power plant and controllers assessment based on a detailed plant model 

      Faÿ, François Xavier; Robles Sestafe, Eider; Marcos Muñoz, Margarita; Aldaiturriaga, Endika; Farnández Camacho, Eduardo (Pergamon-Elsevier, 2020-02)
      Improving the power production in wave energy plants is essential to lower the cost of energy production from this type of installations. Oscillating Water Column is among the most studied technologies to convert the wave ...
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      Segmental Dynamics Govern the Cold Crystallization of Poly(lactic acid) in Nanoporous Alumina 

      Shi, Guangyu; Guan, Yu; Liu, Guoming; Müller Sánchez, Alejandro Jesús; Wang, Dujin (ACS Publications, 2019-09-04)
      How segmental mobility influences the crystallization behavior of polymers in confined spaces is still not fully understood. In the present work, a systematic study of the segmental dynamics was carried out by dielectric ...
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      Selective ultrasensitive optical fiber nanosensors based on plasmon resonance energy transfer 

      Barroso, Javier; Ortega Gómez, Ängel; Calatayud Sánchez, Alba; Zubia Zaballa, Joseba Andoni; Benito López, Fernando; Villatoro Bernardo, Agustín Joel; Basabe Desmonts, Lourdes (American Chemical Society, 2020-04-03)
      The facet of optical fibers coated with nanostructures enable the development of ultraminiature and sensitive (bio)chemical sensors. The reported sensors until now lack of specificity and the fabrication methods offer poor ...
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      Self-Organized Criticality, Plasticity and Sensorimotor Coupling. Explorations with a Neurorobotic Model in a Behavioural Preference Task 

      Aguilera, Miguel; Barandiaran Fernández, Xabier Eugenio; Bedia, Manuel G.; Seron, Francisco (Public Library of Science, 2015-02-23)
      During the last two decades, analysis of 1/f noise in cognitive science has led to a considerable progress in the way we understand the organization of our mental life. However, there is still a lack of specific models ...
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      Sensing parasites: proteomic and advanced bio-detection alternatives 

      Sánchez Ovejero, Carlos; Benito López, Fernando; Díez García, Paula; Casulli, Adriano; Siles Lucas, Mar; Fuentes García, Manuel; Manzano Román, Raúl (Elsevier, 2016-03-16)
      [EN] Parasitic diseases have a great impact in human and animal health. The gold standard for the diagnosis of the majority of parasitic infections is still conventional microscopy, which presents important limitations in ...
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      Serological and Genetic Evidence for Altered Complement System Functionality in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Findings of the GAPAID Consortium 

      Prechl, József; Papp, Krisztián; Hérincs, Zoltán; Péterfy, Hajna; Lóránd, Veronika; Szittner, Zoltán; Estomba Recalde, Miren Andone; Rovero, Paolo; Paolini, Ilaria; Del Amo, Jokin; Uribarri, Maria; Alcaro, Maria Claudia; Ruiz Larrañaga, Otsanda; Migliorini, Paola; Czirják, László (Public Library Science, 2016-03-07)
      Systemic lupus erythematosus is a chronic autoimmune disease with multifactorial ethiopathogenesis. The complement system is involved in both the early and late stages of disease development and organ damage. To better ...
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      Serum Metabolites as Diagnostic Biomarkers for Cholangiocarcinoma, Hepatocellular Carcinoma, and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis 

      Bañales Asurmendi, Jesús María; Iñarrairaegui, Mercedes; Arbelaiz Cossio, Ander; Milkiewicz, Piotr; Muntané, Jordi; Muñoz Bellvis, Luis; La Casta, Adelaida; Gonzaz, Luis M.; Arretxe Oliden, Enara; Alonso, Cristina; Martínez Arranz, Ibon; Lapitz Dambolenea, Ainhoa; Santos Laso, Alvaro; Avila, Matias A.; Martínez Chantar, María Luz; Bujanda Fernández de Pierola, Luis; García Marín, Jose Juan; Sangro, Bruno; Rodríguez Macías, Rocío Isabel (Wiley, 2019-08)
      Early and differential diagnosis of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (iCCA) and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) by noninvasive methods represents a current clinical challenge. The analysis of low-molecular-weight metabolites ...
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      Should we have a right to refuse diagnostics and treatment planning by artificial intelligence? 

      De Miguel Beriain, Iñigo (Springer, 2020-01-20)
      Should we be allowed to refuse any involvement of artificial intelligence (AI) technology in diagnosis and treatment planning? This is the relevant question posed by Ploug and Holm in a recent article in Medicine, Health ...
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      Side-Effects of Domestication: Cultivated Legume Seeds Contain Similar Tocopherols and Fatty Acids but Less Carotenoids than Their Wild Counterparts 

      Fernández Marín, Beatriz; Milla, Rubén; Martín Robles, Nieves; Arc, Erwann; Kranner, Ilse; Becerril Soto, José María; García Plazaola, José Ignacio (Biomed Central, 2014-12-20)
      BACKGROUND: Lipophilic antioxidants play dual key roles in edible seeds (i) as preservatives of cell integrity and seed viability by preventing the oxidation of fats, and (ii) as essential nutrients for human and animal ...
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      Significant implications of permafrost thawing for climate change control 

      González-Eguino, Mikel; Neumann, Marc B. (Climatic Change, 2016-04-11)
      Large amounts of carbon are stored as permafrost within the Arctic and sub-Arctic regions. As permafrost thaws due to climate warming, carbon dioxide and methane are released. Recent studies indicate that the pool of carbon ...
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      Single Chiral Skyrmions in Ultrathin Magnetic Films 

      Rodríguez Aranda, Arantxa; Gusliyenko, Kostyantyn (MDPI, 2018-11-11)
      The stability and sizes of chiral skyrmions in ultrathin magnetic films are calculated accounting for the isotropic exchange, Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya exchange interaction (DMI), and out-of-plane magnetic anisotropy within ...
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      Single-ion conducting poly(ethylene oxide carbonate) as solid polymer electrolyte for lithium batteries 

      Meabe Iturbe, Leire; Goujon, Nicolas; Li, Chunmei; Armand, Michel; Forsyth, Maria; Mecerreyes Molero, David (Wiley, 2019-09-25)
      Single-ion conducting polymer electrolytes (SIPE) have attracted a lot of interest for application in high energy density lithium metal batteries. SIPEs possess lithium transport numbers close to unity, which does not ...
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      Spinal circuits can accommodate interaction torques during multijoint limb movements 

      Buhrmann, Thomas; Di Paolo, Ezequiel (Frontiers Research Foundation, 2014-11-11)
      The dynamic interaction of limb segments during movements that involve multiple joints creates torques in one joint due to motion about another. Evidence shows that such interaction torques are taken into account during ...
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      Stable Photocatalytic Paints Prepared from Hybrid Core-Shell Fluorinated/Acrylic/TiO2 Waterborne Dispersions 

      Bonnefond, Audrey; Gonzalez, Edurne; Asua González, José María; Leiza Recondo, José Ramón; Leva, Elena; Brinati, Giulio; Carella, Serena; Marrani, Alessio; Veneroni, Alessandro; Kiwi, John; Pulgarin, Cesar; Rtimi, Sami (MDPI, 2016-10-24)
      The contamination of air and water is one of the major concerns towards the development of a sustainable world in the 21st century. In this context many efforts are devoted to the design of photocatalytic paints able to ...
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      Stress-assisted atomic diffusion in metastable austenite D03 phase of Cu-Al-Be shape memory alloys 

      López Ferreño, Iñaki; Breczewski Filberek, Tomasz; López, Gabriel Alejandro; Nó Sánchez, María Luisa; San Juan Núñez, José María (Pergamon-Elsevier, 2016-11)
      Cu-Al-based shape memory alloys are firm candidates to be used up to 473 K. The main limiting aspect is the activation of diffusion processes in the metastable austenite phase, which drive the alloy decomposition. In the ...
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      Study of the Environmental Implications of Using Metal Powder in Additive Manufacturing and Its Handling 

      Arrizubieta Arrate, Jon Iñaki; Ukar, Olatz; Ostolaza Gaztelupe, Marta; Múgica, Arantza (MDPI, 2020-02-17)
      Additive Manufacturing, AM, is considered to be environmentally friendly when compared to conventional manufacturing processes. Most researchers focus on resource consumption when performing the corresponding Life Cycle ...
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      Subsurface chemical nanoidentification by nano-FTIR spectroscopy 

      Mester, Lars; Govyadinov, Alexander A.; Chen, Shu; Goikoetxea, Monika; Hillenbrand, Rainer (Nature, 2020-07-03)
      Nano-FTIR spectroscopy based on Fourier transform infrared near-field spectroscopy allows for label-free chemical nanocharacterization of organic and inorganic composite surfaces. The potential capability for subsurface ...
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      SUMOylation in the control of cholesterol homeostasis 

      Talamillo, Ana; Ajuria, Leiore; Grillo, Marco; Barroso Gomila, Orhi; Mayor Martínez, Ugo; Barrio, Rosa (The Royal Society, 2020-05)
      SUMOylation-protein modification by the small ubiquitin-related modifier (SUMO)-affects several cellular processes by modulating the activity, stability, interactions or subcellular localization of a variety of substrates. ...
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      Surface state tunable energy and mass renormalization from homothetic quantum dot arrays 

      Piquero Zulaica, Ignacio; Li, Jun; Abd El-Fattah, Zakaria M.; Solianyk, Leonid; Gallardo Arrieta, Iker; Monjas, Leticia; Hirsch, Anna K. H.; Arnau Pino, Andrés; Ortega Conejero, José Enrique; Stohr, Meike; Lobo Checa, Jorge (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2019-12-28)
      Quantum dot arrays in the form of molecular nanoporous networks are renowned for modifying the electronic surface properties through quantum confinement. Here we show that, compared to the pristine surface state, the band ...