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Social Integrating Robots Suggest Mitigation Strategies for Ecosystem Decay

Thomas Schmickl, Martina Szopek, Francesco Mondada, Rob Mills, Martin Stefanec, Daniel N. Hofstadler, Dajana Lazic, Rafael Barmak, Frank Bonnet, Payam Zahadat
2021 Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology  
Here we also report experimental data from biohybrid systems of robots and living organisms. Our mathematical models serve as building blocks for a deep understanding of these biohybrid systems.  ...  A general understanding of such systems through mathematical models is necessary for designing future organism-interacting robots in an informed and structured way, which maximises the desired output from  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We thank Mostafa Wahby and Mary Katherine Heinrich for providing us with experimental data (originating from work published in Hofstadler et al., 2017 ) for our plant model validation.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fbioe.2021.612605 pmid:34109162 pmcid:PMC8181169 fatcat:fp3qgghiofbtzpbkfgu72zw3mm

The organizational principles of de-differentiated topographic maps [article]

Peng Liu, Anastasia Chrysidou, Juliane Doehler, Thomas Wolbers, Esther Kuehn
2020 bioRxiv   pre-print
Our data uncover the drawbacks of a simple de-differentiation model of topographic map function, and motivate the introduction of a feature-based model of cortical reorganization.  ...  imaging together with perceptual finger individuation and hand dexterity.  ...  At a more abstract level, these data indicate that a precise characterization of local and global map changes and their relation to mechanisms of signal integration and separation is a prerequisite for  ... 
doi:10.1101/2020.07.08.179978 fatcat:lkbexzlgifdqzmq2d4zfy2g5k4

Caractérisation de l'état et de la dynamique des populations de corail rouge (Corallium rubrum) dans le Parc National des Calanques

Justine Richaume
2019 Zenodo  
Ainsi il s'agit d'étudier les paramètres décrivant cinq populations situées à l'intérieur et cinq hors « zone de non- prélèvement » (ZNP, c'est-à-dire des zones de réglementations renforcées au sein du  ...  les images prises in situ par un plongeur ou un ROV (Remote Operated Vehicle) permettent de mesurer ex situ sur ordinateur un certain nombre de métriques caractérisant les colonies (hauteur, diamètre à  ...  Canonical analysis of principal coordinates: a useful method of constrained ordination for ecology. Ecology 84, 511–525. Aurelle, D., Ledoux, J.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5763721 fatcat:y5k2vyk4bnc75pgitnqbhbsyzq

Visualização no ensino de química: apontamentos para a pesquisa e desenvolvimento de recursos educacionais

Leila Cardoso Teruya, Guilherme Andrade Marson, Celeste Rodrigues Ferreira, Agnaldo Arroio
2013 Química Nova  
Visualization is a fast-growing field in science education. This review covers 171 articles published between 2001 and 2010 in 14 science education journals.  ...  Recebido em 11/4/12; aceito em 12/11/12; publicado na web em 18/2/13 VISUALIZATION IN CHEMISTRY EDUCATION: DIRECTIONS FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES.  ...  Its Mutants Using Deep View And The Protein Data Bank modeling exercises and experiments; computer-based learning; molecular modeling J.  ... 
doi:10.1590/s0100-40422013000400014 fatcat:st7xv7e3ejh4xgpfcefbhvsn7i

Tae-Eung Sung, Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI)

Alessandro Bogliolo, Giner Alor Hernández, Feda Alshahwan, M Aydin, Gilbert Babin, Hec Montréal, Canada Faouzi Bader, Jasmina Husić, B Telecom, Bosnia, Herzegovina Bari, Javier Barria (+129 others)
2014 Korea International Journal on Advances in Internet Technology   unpublished
chiebukuro, a widely-used Japanese Q&A site, and Twitter for observation and examination.  ...  Finally, we show our results are useful to analyze users' messages in online communities. In this study, we used the data of Yahoo!  ...  We would also like to thank Rakuten, Inc. and the National Institute of Informatics for permission to use the resources of Rakuten Travel.  ... 

Towards mass individualisation: innovation toolkit for multi-level optimisation of open platform architecture products (OPAP)

Ravi Kumar Sikhwal, Peter R N Childs, Marco Aurisicchio, Imperial College London
Product design for Mass Individualisation (MI) is a new product design paradigm comprising an open hardware platform and multiple modules that are integrated with the platform.  ...  , Competition, Access), key components that need to be focused on (Design & Development, Manufacturing, Assembly, Sustainability) and technologies that need to be integrated (Data mining, AI, IoT, 3D printing  ...  The improved speed, processing power, Real-time connectivity with users and vendors, cloud computing, fast processing of data, big data, data mining, data visualisation, augmented reality (AR), 3D printing  ... 
doi:10.25560/88093 fatcat:5r2av2zz6beangp42eye6nqkna

WEB 2014 The Second International Conference on Building and Exploring Web Based Environments Chamonix, France WEB 2014 Editors WEB 2014 Committee WEB Advisory Chairs

Maria Del, Universidad Angeles, Autonoma Nacional, Mexico -Del De, Coyoacan, Mexico, Irina Astrova, Maria Del, Universidad Angeles, Autonoma Nacional, Mexico -Del De, Coyoacan (+48 others)
2014 Foreword The Second International Conference on Building and Exploring Web Based Environments   unpublished
extracting and integrating knowledge from the Web, enterprise data, and social media.  ...  Also, this event could not have been a reality without the support of many individuals, organizations, and sponsors.  ...  Acknowledgment The authors would like to thank Berger-Levrault which supported this work with a grant and Martine Hornby for her assistance in english revision.  ... 

Optimisation of linear accelerator performance for single-pass free-electron laser operation

Evelyne Meier
The thesis begins with the simulation of a feedback system for the FERMI@Elettra Linac, based on the Proportional - Integral - Differential (PID) scheme developed for the LCLS.  ...  The thesis investigates the use of Artificial Intelligence systems and their applicability to machine optimisation and control for linear accelerators, and in particular Free Electron Lasers (FEL).  ...  Acknowledgements xiii Acknowledgements ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Finally, I wish to thank all my friends for being so supportive to me during my research, with a special thought for Agnes and Adam Michalczyk, as  ... 
doi:10.4225/03/5893ff8b0b6f2 fatcat:mf6kbgws5fe2fnubofeen6hoba

Sensor and the Beast: Generalised Methods to Recognise Animal Behaviour and Quantify Energy Expenditure Using Inertial Sensors, and Applications

Pritish Chakravarty
Using the coarse-and fine-scale behaviour recognition model and EE-estimation technique developed in this thesis, I found that differences in body mass in females were strongly linked to differences in  ...  How an animal allocates time and energy to different activities has repercussions for its survival, fitness, and response to changing environmental conditions.  ...  It involves training a model using data pooled over all individuals except one, and then testing this model on data from the individual left out.  ... 
doi:10.5075/epfl-thesis-7579 fatcat:hmda3a6fr5grdip6ztow3xhr7q

Science & Technology Studies Science & Technology Studies Taking Roles in Interdisciplinary Collaborations: Refl ections on Working in Post-ELSI Spaces in the UK Synthetic Biology Community

Ordinating Editor, Sampsa Hyysalo, Jörg Niewöhner, Jani Raerinne, Helen Verran, Miquel Domenech, Steve Fuller, Marja Häyrinen-Alastalo, Merle Jacob, Jaime Jiménez, Julie Klein, Wayne (+28 others)
Subscription rates for 2014 are € 30 for individual subscribers and € 60 for institutions. Rates include overseas postage.  ...  I also wish to thank Eva Heiskanen, Inge Røpke and two anonymous reviewers for their very useful comments.  ...  Acknowledgements The research for this paper was funded by a grant from the Kone foundation.  ... 

Un sistema informativo per la mobilità e i trasporti

Maria Teresa Borzacchiello
Land use impacts of transport projects: user benefits, rents and externalities.  ...  But as the models became more sophisticated and widely spread new integration frameworks were proposed, considering geodatabases and their relational structure to store spatial data and detain a shared  ...  transportation planners' and transportation models' needs, in which Geo-ICT peculiarities of data integration, spatial query, representation and visualisation are essential.  ... 
doi:10.6092/unina/fedoa/1916 fatcat:yhbam5rvxvaf3mh6g4pemv26pu

Examining Uptake of Nanomaterials by Eukaryotic Cells with Digital Image Cytometry

Raimo Hartmann, Physik, Parak, Wolfgang J. (Prof. Dr.)
Due to their small size and related interesting properties, artificial nanoma-terials are utilized for a great number of biological and medical applications.  ...  These particles bear interesting properties for biomedical applications and, for several years, have been in the focus of research.  ...  We are grateful to Alejandro Arroyo and M. Carmen Rivero for excellent technical assistance and to Loretta L. del Mercato, Azhar Z.  ... 
doi:10.17192/z2015.0375 fatcat:jl52emwzxjfctldqcrei3xjfyy

Properties and Characterisation of Sputtered ZnO [article]

Leo Pius Schuler, University Of Canterbury
ZnO-based semiconductor and nanowire devices are also promising for the integration on a single chip.  ...  The electrical, optoelectronic and photochemical properties of undoped ZnO have resulted in its use for solar cells, transparent electrodes and blue/UV light emitting devices.  ...  devices are also promising for the integration on a single chip.  ... 
doi:10.26021/3284 fatcat:j6k6fjcjkvfwjejhthayk7rzai