Such are the findings of a study published in the journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience by Marco Calabria, Nicholas Grunden, Mariona Serra and Albert Costa, members of the Speech Production and Bilingualism research group at the Center for Brain and Cognition, together with researchers from Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau.
From 7th to 23th August, 79 secondary school students from around the world are participating in real scientific experiments with outstanding scientists at the School for Molecular and Theoretical Biology (SMTB) in Barcelona, supported by the Zimin Foundation.
Jonas Gregorio de Souza, a Marie Curie researcher at the UPF Department of Humanities, is to carry out the project “Examining Pan-Neotropical Diasporas” over the next two years to answer this question.
UPF has received 4,305 first-choice applications, a figure which gives a demand:supply ratio of 1.8, almost two applications per available place.
An international team of scientists has defined molecular mechanism that drives cell movement in extremely cramped environments through which the cells usually travel.
In this new study, Gema Revuelta analyses the perception of specialized journalists on the transformations in health communication and biomedicine in the last twenty years in Spain.
UPF’s EUTOPIA project has obtained a grant of 5 million euros from the Erasmus+ “European Universities” programme
The initiative is one of the 17 chosen throughout Europe under the new “European Universities Initiative” competitive call, launched by the European Commission in order to build a European Education Area
The undergraduate and postgraduate graduation ceremonies will take place on 5 and 6 July 2019 in the Roger de Llúria building on the Ciutadella campus, this year’s novelty being the presence of the first cohort of Global Studies.
It will be one of the first European universities to have a daily medium produced by its students. It will recover the historical newspaper “Diari de Barcelona”, following an agreement between Barcelona City Council and UPF, which will become a multi-channel digital platform.
“Wisibilízalas” trebles the number of participants and has 240 new profiles of women working in technology
This was the central thesis of the four-minute presentation by Artem Komissarov, a PhD student of Biomedicine at UPF, winner of the fifth edition of the scientific dissemination competition organized by the University’s Doctoral School.
On 11 July, the Escola Virolai school in Barcelona held the presentation of the project that includes the development of a quality framework for Project-Based Learning focusing on the Sustainable Development Goals.
These are the results of a study conducted by Maria-Jose Masanet, Mar Guerrero Pico and María José Establés, researchers with the Department of Communication recently published on 14 July in the journal Learning, Media and Technology. This article is part of the Transmedia Literacy project, led by Carlos Alberto Scolari.
As part of Sónar+D, from 17 to 19 July, the Sónar Innovation Challenge is being held in Barcelona, coordinated by the Music Technology research group of the Department of Information and Communication Technologies, which has just celebrated its 25th anniversary.
“Young University Rankings 2019”, which includes a total of 351 centres under fifty years old, puts Pompeu Fabra in first place in the Spanish state and sixth in Europe.
They contribute to the questionnaire development, translation and data quality assessment, as well as the implementation of international standards in the Survey methodology.