According to a study by ICTA-UAB and the Department of Geography, the urban design of Barcelona's different neighbourhoods has a direct influence on the levels of physical activity displayed by their older residents.
Researchers from the UAB, the UB and the UOC have developed Care Respite, a monitoring system that uses computer vision and artificial intelligence to visualise the dependent person, detect situations of risk and activate warnings through a mobile application.
UAB researchers have identified for the first time a triple mechanism that stops mitosis when the integrity of the chromosomes is threatened. Their study has been published in Plos Genetics.
The EJOLT project, coordinated by ICTA, has published a new report containing the main proposals made by climate justice movements around the world and aims to open up a debate on environmental policy ahead of and beyond the upcoming climate-change conference (COP21) in Paris.
Energy Harvesting, Solar Oxides, Siterm and Fuelium were chosen from among over 200 proposals based on innovative solutions in the field of energy efficiency and energy saving.
An international study with UAB participation has put forward a new hypothesis regarding the origin of huge flooding on Mars, which implies it could have been caused by vast quantities of sediment and ice that were deposited 450 million years before the floods occurred.
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PROLOG is a computer platform which conducts cognitive assessments of people with intellectual disabilities in the workplace.
Professor at the Texas Christian University and expert in comparative neuroscience on anxiety and frustration.
The UAB Research Park coordinates 16 research centres in the TECNIO network, 11 of them from the UAB.
Director of the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin. Researcher in political ecology.
The building is unique in Catalonia thanks to the sustainability criteria with which it has been constructed.