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      Ultrasonic Guided Wave Testing on Cross-Ply Composite Laminate: An Empirical Study 

      Aranguren Aramendia, Gerardo; Echaniz Marañón, Josu; Cantero Chinchilla, Sergio; Gil-García Leiva, José Miguel; Malik, Muhammad Khalid (MDPI, 2020-09-16)
      Structural health monitoring comprises a set of techniques to detect defects appearing in structures. One of the most viable techniques is based on the guided ultrasonic wave test (UGWT), which consists of emitting waves ...
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      Understanding Multicellularity: The Functional Organization of the Intercellular Space 

      Bich, Leonardo; Pradeu, Thomas; Moreau, Jean Francois (Frontiers Media, 2019-09-18)
      The aim of this paper is to provide a theoretical framework to understand how multicellular systems realize functionally integrated physiological entities by organizing their intercellular space. From a perspective centered ...
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      Understanding risks in the light of uncertainty: low-probability, high-impact coastal events in cities 

      Abadie, Luis María; Galarraga, Ibon; Sainz de Murieta, Elisa (Environmental Research Letters, 2017-01-17)
      A quantification of present and future mean annual losses due to extreme coastal events can be crucial for adequate decision making on adaptation to climate change in coastal areas around the globe. However, this approach ...
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      Unexpected Synthesis of Segmented Poly(hydroxyurea−urethane)s from Dicyclic Carbonates and Diamines by Organocatalysis 

      Bossion, Amaury; Hernández Aguirresarobe, Roberto; Irusta Maritxalar, María Lourdes; Taton, Daniel; Cramail, Henri; Grau, Etienne; Mecerreyes Molero, David; Su, Cui; Liu, Guoming; Müller Sánchez, Alejandro Jesús; Sardon Muguruza, Haritz (ACS, 2018-07-17)
      A complete study of the effect of different organocatalysts on the step-growth polyaddition of a five-membered dicyclic carbonate, namely diglycerol dicarbonate, with a poly(ethylene glycol)-based diamine in bulk at 120 ...
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      Uniaxial and Mixed Orientations of Poly(ethylene oxide) in Nanoporous Alumina Studied by X-ray Pole Figure Analysis 

      Su, Cui; Shi, Guangyu; Li, Xiaolu; Zhang, Xiuqin; Müller Sánchez, Alejandro Jesús; Wang, Dujin; Liu, Guoming (American Chemical Society, 2018-11-16)
      The orientation of polymers under confinement is a basic, yet not fully understood phenomenon. In this work, the texture of poly(ethylene oxide) (PEO) infiltrated in nanoporous anodic alumina oxide (AAO) templates was ...
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      Unraveling Sugar Binding Modes to DC-SIGN by Employing Fluorinated Carbohydrates 

      Martínez, José Daniel; Valverde, Pablo; Delgado, Sandra; Romanó, Cecilia; Linclau, Bruno; Reichardt, Niels Christian; Oscarson, Stefan; Ardá, Ana; Jiménez Barbero, Jesús; Cañada Vicinay, Francisco Javier (MDPI, 2019-06-25)
      A fluorine nuclear magnetic resonance (F-19-NMR)-based method is employed to assess the binding preferences and interaction details of a library of synthetic fluorinated monosaccharides towards dendritic cell-specific ...
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      User-Aware Dialogue Management Policies over Attributed Bi-Automata 

      Serras, Manex; Torres Barañano, María Inés; Del Pozo, Arantza (Springer, 2018-07-30)
      Designing dialogue policies that take user behavior into account is complicated due to user vari- ability and behavioral uncertainty. Attributed Prob- abilistic Finite State Bi-Automata (A-PFSBA) have proven to be a promising ...
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      UV-cross-linked poly(ethylene oxide carbonate) as free standing solid polymer electrolyte for lithium batteries 

      Meabe, Leire; Huynh, Tan Vu; Mantione, Daniele; Porcarelli, Luca; Li, Chunmei; O'Dell, Luke A; Sardon Muguruza, Haritz; Armand, Michel; Forsyth, Maria; Mecerreyes Molero, David (Elsevier, 2019-04-10)
      Aliphatic polycarbonates have emerged as promising polymer electrolytes due to their combination of moderate ionic conductivity and high lithium transference numbers. However, the mechanical properties of the aliphatic ...
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      Valoración algorítmica ante los derechos humanos y el Reglamento General de Protección de Datos: El caso SyRI 

      Lazcoz Moratinos, Guillermo; Castillo Parrilla, José Antonio (Centro de Estudios en Derecho Informático de la Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Chile, 2020-06-30)
      [ES] La Corte de Distrito de La Haya dictó el 5 de febrero de 2020 una sentencia sobre el Sistema de Indicación de Riesgos (SyRI), por la que considera que: i) es lícito utilizar instrumentos de este tipo siempre que ...
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      Video Quality Prediction Models Based on Video Content Dynamics for H.264 Video over UMTS Networks 

      Khan, Asiya; Sun, Lingfen; Ifeachor, Emmanuel; Fajardo Portillo, José Oscar; Liberal Malaina, Fidel (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2010)
      The aim of this paper is to present video quality prediction models for objective non-intrusive, prediction of H.264 encoded video for all content types combining parameters both in the physical and application layer over ...
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      Viral metagenomic analysis of feces of wild small carnivores 

      Bodewes, Rogier; Ruiz González, Aritz; Schapendonk, Claudia ME; Van den Brand, Judith MA; Osterhaus, Albert DME; Smits, Saskia L. (Biomed Central, 2014-05-15)
      Background: Recent studies have clearly demonstrated the enormous virus diversity that exists among wild animals. This exemplifies the required expansion of our knowledge of the virus diversity present in wildlife, as well ...
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      What can we expect from the EU legal framework in a pandemic outbreak? 

      De Miguel Beriain, Iñigo; Atienza Macías, Elena (University of Trento, 2020-06)
      The arrival of a new form of coronavirus at the end of 2019 and its subsequent expansion to multiple countries has already caused severe consequences whose final extent we are unfortunately still far from seeing. In our ...