Articles (Departament de Tecnologies de la Informació i les Comunicacions): Enviaments recents

  • Mühlberg, Stefanie, 1986-; Soto Faraco, Salvador (Springer, 2018)
    Temporal orienting leads to well-documented behavioural benefits for sensory events occurring at the anticipated moment. However, the consequences of temporal orienting in cross-modal contexts are still unclear. On the one ...
  • Font Corbera, Frederic; Serrà Julià, Joan; Serra, Xavier (IGI Global, 2013)
    Collaborative tagging has emerged as a common solution for labelling and organising online digital content. However, collaborative tagging systems typically suffer from a number of issues such as tag scarcity or ambiguous ...
  • Oramas, Sergio; Espinosa-Anke, Luis; Gómez, Francisco; Serra, Xavier (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2018)
    Today, a massive amount of musical knowledge is stored in written form, with testimonies dated as far back as several centuries ago. In this work, we present different Natural Language Processing (NLP) approaches to harness ...
  • Castro Santa, Juana; Exadaktylos, Filippos; Soto Faraco, Salvador (Nature Publishing Group, 2018)
    Is collaboration the fast choice for humans? Past studies proposed that cooperation is a behavioural default, based on Response Times (RT) findings. Here we contend that the individual’s reckoning of the immediate social ...
  • Laurier, Cyril François; Meyers, Owen; Serrà Julià, Joan; Blech, Martin; Herrera Boyer, Perfecto; Serra, Xavier (Springer, 2010)
    In the context of content analysis for indexing and retrieval, a method for creating automatic music mood annotation is presented. The method is based on results from psychological studies and framed into a supervised ...
  • Timmer, Kalinka; Calabria, Marco; Branzi, Francesca M.; Baus, Cristina; Costa, Albert, 1970- (Frontiers, 2018)
    Bilingual speakers are suggested to use control processes to avoid linguistic interference from the unintended language. It is debated whether these bilingual language control (BLC) processes are an instantiation of the ...
  • Serra, Xavier (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2014)
  • Borda-Fortuny, Cristina; Tong, Kin-Fai; Al-Armaghany, Allann; Wong, Kai-Kit (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
    A fluid switch is proposed for a frequency-agile Vivaldi antenna whose operating frequency band can be switched between two selected bands. A study of various ionized solutions of different concentrations is performed. A ...
  • Borda-Fortuny, Cristina; Tong, Kin-Fai; Chetty, Kevin (Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), 2018)
    A frequency agile Vivaldi antenna whose operating frequency band can be switched between two selected bands is proposed in this study for spectrum monitoring and cognitive radio applications. A radiofrequency (RF) switch ...
  • Corey, Joanna Darrow, 1986-; Costa, Albert, 1970- (CienciaCognitiva.org, 2015)
    It may seem reasonable to think that our moral decisions (and selves) do not depend on which language we are using (native or foreign). However, recent evidence suggests that the language in which decision information is ...
  • Corey, Joanna Darrow, 1986-; Costa, Albert, 1970- (CienciaCognitiva.org, 2015)
    Puede parecer razonable pensar que nuestras decisiones morales (y naturalezas morales) no dependen de la lengua que usemos (nativa o extranjera). Sin embargo, estudios recientes sugieren que la lengua en la que se presenta ...
  • Hatzidaki, Anna; Baus, Cristina; Costa, Albert, 1970- (Frontiers, 2015)
    The present study examined whether processing words with affective connotations in a listener's native language may be modulated by accented speech. To address this question, we used the Event Related Potential (ERP) ...
  • Sadat Schaffai, Jasmin, 1982-; Martin, Clara D.; Magnuson, James S.; Alario, F.-Xavier (François -Xavier); Costa, Albert, 1970- (Wiley, 2016)
    Bilinguals have been shown to perform worse than monolinguals in a variety of verbal tasks. This study investigated this bilingual verbal cost in a large‐scale picture‐naming study conducted in Spanish. We explored how ...
  • Pañella-Vilamú, Clara; Castellví, Quim; Moll, Xavier; Quesada, Rita; Villanueva, Alberto; Iglesias, Mar; Naranjo, Dolores; Sánchez-Velázquez, Patricia; Andaluz, Anna; Grande, Luís; Ivorra Cano, Antoni, 1974-; Burdío Pinilla, Fernando (De Gruyter Open, 2017)
    Background. Spread hepatic tumours are not suitable for treatment either by surgery or conventional ablation methods. The aim of this study was to evaluate feasibility and safety of selectively increasing the healthy ...
  • Ruiz-Vargas, Albert; Mohd Rosli, R.; Ivorra Cano, Antoni, 1974-; Arkwright, JW. (Wiley, 2018)
    Intraluminal electrical impedance is a well-known diagnostic tool used to study bolus movement in the human esophagus. However, it is use in the human colon it is hindered by the fact that the content cannot be controlled ...
  • Urbano, Julián; Schedl, Markus; Serra, Xavier (Springer, 2013)
    The field of Music Information Retrieval has always acknowledged the need for rigorous scientific evaluations, and several efforts have set out to develop and provide the infrastructure, technology and methodologies needed ...
  • Srinivasamurthy, Ajay; Holzapfel, Andre; Serra, Xavier (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2014)
    The aim of this paper is to identify and discuss various methods in computational rhythm description of Carnatic and Hindustani music of India, and Makam music of Turkey. We define and describe three relevant rhythm ...
  • Beardsley, Marc; Hernández Leo, Davinia; Ramírez, Rafael,1966- (Wiley, 2018)
    Low‐cost devices have widened the use of multimodal data in experiments providing a more complete picture of behavioural effects. However, the accurate collection and combination of multimodal and behavioural data in a ...
  • Kandel, Sonia; Burfin, Sabine; Méary, David; Ruiz Tada, Elisa; Costa, Albert, 1970-; Pascalis, Olivier (Frontiers, 2016)
    Early linguistic experience has an impact on the way we decode audiovisual speech in face-to-face communication. The present study examined whether differences in visual speech decoding could be linked to a broader difference ...
  • Ivaz, Lela; Costa, Albert, 1970-; Duñabeitia, Jon Andoni (American Psychological Association (APA), 2016)
    Native languages are acquired in emotionally rich contexts, whereas foreign languages are typically acquired in emotionally neutral academic environments. As a consequence of this difference, it has been suggested that ...