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Single-pulse TMS on the FEF area induces a "narrow" focus of attention
(Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), 2012)
The role of spatial attention has often been represented as a fixed "spotlight", which highlights a specific region in the visual space disregarding other locations. However, the focus of attention can also be adjusted in ...
Optimal radio channel recommendations with explicit and implicit feedback
The very large majority of recommender systems are running as server-side applications, and they are controlled by the content provider, i.e., who provides the recommended items. This paper focuses on a different scenario: ...
Supermigrative copulas and positive dependence
(Springer Verlag (Germany), 2012)
Recent investigations about notions of bivariate aging have underlined the need to introduce some new properties of positive dependence for a bivariate random vector. Here, by using the recent notion of supermigrativity ...
Dalla sociologia critica all'arte come critica sociale: due dimensioni di un simile ethos?
Genome sequence of radiation-resistant Modestobacter marinus Strain BC501, a representative actinobacterium that thrives on calcareous stone surfaces
(American Society for Microbiology, 2012)
Here we report the full genome sequence of Modestobacter marinus strain BC501, an actinobacterial isolate that thrives on stone surfaces. The generated chromosome is circular, with a length of 5.57 Mb and a G+C content of ...
Can Cooperatives Compete with Privately Owned Firms Regarding Product Quality and Reputation?
(Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, 2012)
We address the question whether cooperatives can effectively compete with private wineries regarding product quality and reputation. Cooperative reputation for product quality depends on individual grower contributions ...
Evidence for clonal growth in Fagus sylvatica L. in Italy
Based on our recent observations in Central Italy we show evidence for root sprouting and subsequent capacity of clonal growth in Fagus sylvatica L. The typology of resprouting in this species is still unclear according ...
Responsibility through design, design through semiotics: The case of the Italian Electric Smart Meter: An attempt to remediate its non-responsibility
(Kolding School of Design Press, 2012)
We present an attempt to design a device for the visualisation of electrical consumption in order to remediate the way consumption is (not) taken into account by the new Smart Meters installed in basically all Italian ...
Introduzione: Osservazioni di sociologia dell'arte