LIST OF SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS
1973"Hadron Pair Production by e+ e- collisions", Lettere al Nuovo Cimento
"Small Semiautomatic Solar Modulus for Domestic Uses in Agricultural Economies", International College on Applied Physics, 2nd Course on Solar Energy Conversion, p. 252, Nerano, Napoli (Italy)
"Efficiency Tests on a Linear Parabolic Concentrator for Medium and High Temperatures", Heliotechnique and Development, vol. 2, p. 53, edited by Development Analysis Associates Inc., Cambridge, Mass. (USA) and Proceedings of the COMPLES International Conference, Dhahran (Saudi Arabia)
"Efficiency Tests on a Prototype of Linear Parabolic Concentrator for the Conversion of Solar Energy into Heat at Medium and High Temperatures", CIRAES Progress Report 1, University of Calabria, Cosenza (Italy)
"Efficiency Tests on a Diathermic Oil Flowing through a Linear Boiler on the Axis of a Cylindrical Parabolic Concentrator", Proceedings of the Conference on the Physics of Solar Energy, held in Benghazi (Lybia) and published by the Arab Development Institute, Tripoli (Lybia)
"Computer Simulation of the Performances of a Solar Power Plant of Linear Parabolic Concentrators with a Tracking System at Different Latitudes", Proceedings of the Conference on the Physics of Solar Energy, held in Benghazi (Lybia)
"Simulazione delle Prestazioni di una Centrale Solare a Collettori Parabolici Uniassici dotati di Sistema di Orientamento ad un Grado di Libertà", Rassegna Italiana di Eliotecnica, Sept., p. 39
"FISICA", book edited by Bulzoni, Roma
"Parabolic Solar Troughs for the Conversion of Solar Energy into Heat at Medium and High Temperatures", Italian Patent 49201 A/76, released by the Italian Ministry of Industry on April 26
"Shadows' Effects in a Solar Power Plant" Bulletin of the Italian Physics Society, p. 109
1977"Shadows' Effect in a Large Scale Solar Power Plant", Solar Energy, vol. 19, p. 759
"Thermal Regimes in a Primary Fluid Heated by Solar Energy in a Linear Collector", Il Nuovo Cimento, vol. 1C, p. 167
Transient Temperature Variations in the Primary Network of a Solar Power Plant", Il Nuovo Cimento, vol. 1C, p. 185
"Coating Thickness Measurements by means of the Radioisotope X ray Fluorescence Technique", Isotopenpraxis, vol. 14., p. 382
"Preliminary Results on a New Simple Method for Solar Radiation Measurements", Il Nuovo Cimento, vol. 1C, p. 207
"Steady Flow Analysis of the Hydraulic Network in a Solar Power Plant", Proceedings of the 2nd Solar Forum, held in Hamburg, Germany and published by Technologie Transfer Systeme Dokumentation, Munchen (Germany)
"A Possible Solar Radiometer with Small Time Constant and High Accuracy", Proceedings of the «Colloque Internationale sur les Energies Nouvelles», Rabat (Maroc)
"L'Energia Solare", Sapere, Sept., p. 9
"A Theoretical Study for Laminar Free Convection in 1-D Solar Induced Flows", Solar Energy, vol. 23, p. 211
"Un Sisteme Solaire a Capteurs Plans pour Pompage d'Eau", Revue Generale de Thermique, Dec., n. 216, p. 779
"Solar Linear Parabolic Concentrating Systems: Thermal, Optical and Hydrodynamical Aspects", Invited Paper, Segundo Simposio Internacional de Ingenieria: Tecnologia Appropriada para Paises Subdesarrollados, published by Universidad Centro Americana Editores, San Salvador (El Salvador)
"A Prototype of Solar Linear Concentrator Plant Installed to Supply Industrial Heat", Proceedings of the International Solar Energy Society Silver Jubilee Congress, held in Atlanta, Georgia, and edited by Pergamon Press, Dublin (Ireland), vol. 2, p. 1046
"Numerical Simulation of Fluid Velocity and Temperature in a Solar Passive Collector", Proceedings of the XVIII International Association for Hydraulic Research Conference, Cagliari (Italy), vol. 3, p. 183
"A modulus of Solar Parabolic Trough for Industrial Process Heat: Preliminary Results", Proceedings of the «XVIII Rencontre Internationale de la COMPLES», Milan, Italy, vol. 3, p. 243, (published by Sviluppo, Cosenza, Italy, in 1980)
"Per una Transizione al Solare", Acqua e Aria, june, p. 391
"Un Prototipo a Parametri Modulabili di Sistema Passivo per la Climatizzazione Solare di Ambienti", La Termotecnica, vol. XXXIII, 8, p. 456
"La Biomassa ed i Processi Microbiologici come Anello di Trasformazione della Radiazione Solare", Sviluppo, Dec., p. 79
"Molecular Properties and Elasticity of S A Phases", Journal de Physique, vol. 41, p. 365
"A Model of Turbulent Solar Induced Flows in Passive Air Collectors", Report 1980/3, Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, Rhode St. Genese (Belgium)
"Advanced Solar Collectors", Plenary Lecture in «Heat Exchange and Solar Energy», Lecture Series 1980/3, Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, Rhode St. Genese (Belgium), VKI ed., Lecture Series 1980-3
A Natural Convection Solar House System", Plenary Lecture on «Heat Exchange and Solar Energy», Lecturee Series 1980/3, Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, Rhode St. Genese (Belgium), VKI ed.
"Calcolo delle Efficienze di Collettori Lineari nella Conversione Termica della Radiazione Solare", Energie Alternative: Habitat, Territorio, Energia, Mar., 4, p. 146
"Natural Convection Solar Passive System", Italian Patent 48167 A/80, released by the Italian Ministry of Industry on Mar. 14
"Simulations and Experimental Performance of the Barra Costantini Solar Passive System", Proceedings of the Solar Energy Symposium: Experimental Research with Passive Solar Houses, Nice (France), Dec. 11-12
"The Barra Costantini Solar Passive System: Experimental Performance", Proceedings of the Building Energy Management International Congress, edited by Pergamon Press, Dublin (Ireland)
"Solar Passive Buildings already Existing or to be Built in the Italian Area with the Barra Costantini System", Invited Paper, at the 1st International Seminar on Bioclimatic Design, Catania (Italy), Feb. 25-28
"Two General Remarks on the Whole BC System Design Tools", Invited Paper, 1st International Seminar on Bioclimatic Design, Catania (Italy), Feb. 25-28
38. "Experimental Results and Computer Models of a New Natural Convection Solar Passive System Prototype", Invited Paper at the 1st International Seminar on Bioclimatic Design, Catania, Italy, Feb. 25-28
"Experimental Results and Computer Models of a New Natural Convection Solar Passive System Prototype", Proceedings of the International Solar Energy Congress, Istanbul (Turkey), May 4-8
"Sistema Integrato Barra Costantini per la Climatizzazione di Ambienti mediante Energia Solare", Condizionamento dell'Aria, Riscaldamento, Refrigerazione, Jan., p. 49
"La conversione fototermica dell'Energia Solare", book edited by ETAS Libri, Milan (Italy)
"Small Scale Power Generation", Vol. I, book edited by SIES (International School on Solar Energy and Other Renewable Energy Sources), SOGESTA, ENI, Urbino (Italy)
"The Parabolic Trough Using Black Body Receivers: Experimental and Theoretical Analyses", Solar Energy, vol. 28, 2, p. 163
"The Barra Costantini Solar Passive System: Description and Experimental Performances", Soft Energy Notes, Feb.
"The Barra Costantini Passive System: Experimental Results and Design Tools", ISES Solar World Forum, Brighton, England, published by Perga¬mon Press Dublin (Ireland), 1982
"A simple Insolation Model for the Italian Climatic Area", Solar Energy, vol. 31, p. 427-428
"Daily Insolation Frequencies and Typical Time Correlation in the Italian Climatic Area", il Nuovo Cimento
"A New Natural Convection Solar Passive System: Experimental Performances and Peculiar Mathematical Expressions", Energy and Buildings
"Numerical Modelization of the Thermal and Hydraulic behaviour of the Pipe Network in Solar Power Plant", La Houille Blanche
"Solar Concentrators Sun tracking by Density Variations", il Nuovo Cimento
"Small Scale Power Generation", Vol. II, book edited by SIES, SOGESTA, ENI, Urbino
"Small Scale Power Generation", Vol. III, book edited by SIES, SOGESTA, ENI, Urbino (Italy)
"A Model of Turbulent Solar Induced Flows in Passive Air Collectors", Il Nuovo Cimento, vol. 73B, p. 1-14
"Large Development Projects: The Egyptian Italian Renewable Energy Settlement. A Working Example", Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Energy for Rural and Island Communities', published by Pergamon Press, Dublin (Ireland), 1984
"Perfezionamenti nelle Serre", Italian Patent 48593 A/84, released by the Ministry of Industry on July
"Engineering of Renewable Energy Sources", 11 volumes of Lecture Notes, edited by MAE, SOGESTA, ENI, Urbino (Italy)
"Energie, Architecture et Batiments", Lecture Notes, Book in French edited by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs - SOGESTA, ENI, Urbino (Italy)
"Energie, Agriculture et Biomasses", Lecture Notes, Book in French edited by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs - SOGESTA, ENI, Urbino (Italy)
"Matieres de Base I et II pour l'Expolitation des Sources d'Energie Nouvelles et Renouvelables", 2 volumes of Lecture Notes in French, edited by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs - SOGESTA, ENI, Urbino (Italy)
"Bioclimatic Solar Passive Greenhouses", English Patent 8525292, U.K. Ministry of Trade and Industry, Oct. 10
"The Barra Thermosyphon Air System: Residential and Agricultural Applications both in Italy and in the U.K.", Workshop Proceedings «Solar Energy and Building Design», UK ISES, Birmingham (U.K.), Apr.
"The Barra Thermosyphon Air System: Residential and Agricultural Applications in Italy, in the U.K. and in the Sahara Desert", «7th International Clean Energy Sources», Miami, U.S.A., Dec., Proceedings PERGAMON PRESS
"Large Development Projects: The Egyptian-Italian Renewable Energy Settlement (EIRES)", «7th Miami International Conference on Alternative Energy Sources», Miami (USA), Dec., Proceedings PERGAMON PRESS
"The Daily Solar Radiation in the Whole Mediterranean Area", Proceedings of the «24th COMPLES International Conference», Verona (Italy), Sept.
"Solar Assisted Pig Sty Passive Thermoventilation: an On Going Project in Verona Supported by EEC", Proceedings of the «24th COMPLES International Conference», Verona (Italy), Sept.
The Barra Passive TAP System: Applications both for Heating and Cooling Purposes", Proceedings of the «24th COMPLES International Conference, Verona» (Italy), Sept.
"A new large Size Helio-Climatic Simulator for Computer Assisted long term Monitoring of PV arrays and Modules", Proceedings of the «8th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition», Firenze (Italy)
"A passive thermo-photovoltaic hybrid system for climatic control and electrification of isolated buildings", Proceedings of the «1st Symposium Brazil-CEC on Solar Energy Technologies», Rio de Janeiro, (Brazil)
"A District Cooling System Based on Absorption Technology in a Refinery"
"Desing and Construction of a Cooling Plant Based on an Absorption Machine Fed with Superheated Water Produced by a Polyfuel Boiler"
"IGCC (Integrated Gassification Power Plants) from Heavy Oil, TAR, Coal and Biomass: A comparation Analysis"
"Photovoltaics: Current Status of the Technology Industry and Market, and a Strategy for European Industrial and Market Development to the Year 2005"
"Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle Power Plant fed by the Varadero Oil in Cuba"
"«BRAIN» technology for telemonitoring of systems, plants and environment, energy and geoterritorial networks"
"Photovoltaics: Why, Where and When? Present and Likely Future Bottlenecks Analysis for a Sustainable Policy"
"The coast resource in Calabria: Recovery, Preservation and Compatible Industrial Development"
"Mapping of Environmental Risks: Modeling, Validation and Case Studies"
"Radon, an Urgent Environmental Problem: Fundamentals and Perspectives for Research and Engineering Activities", Wessex Institute of Technology Press, UK
"SAHARA – A Task Force for the Creation of a Consortium to set up a SoG-Si Production Plant"
"Sviluppo e Validazione di Modelli Fisico-Matematici per la Determinazione del Condensato di Fumo di Sigarette"
"Radon concentration in Central-Southern Italy buildings: large size experimental campaigns & correlation modelling", Proceedings of the Environmental Health Risk 2001 Conference, Cardiff, Wales, UK
"Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) as a Remediation for EHR Reduction", Proceedings of the Environmental Health Risk 2001 Conference, Cardiff, Wales, UK
"PIBE - Integrated Platform Biowastes & Energy - for the disposal of agro-zootechnical-industrial biowastes and for electricity production
"Easy Wireless" Allow seamless roaming between wireless networks while maintaining Quality of Service
"ELF@SMARTHOME" Easy Life @ Smart Home
" MAGELLAN" Multimedia Application Gateways for Enterprice Level LANs
Barra O.A. e Moretti L. "The 'Life Potential': a new complex algorithm to assess 'Heart Rate Variability' from Holter records for cognitive and diagnostic aims, ARXIV 1310.7230v2, Nov 6th (2013)
PUBLICATIONS IN THE FIELD OF “LIFE SCIENCES” RELATED TO THE RESEARCHES DEVELOPED AND LED BY MATCH GROUP:
Barra O.A., Moretti L. “The ‘Life Potential’: a new complex algorithm to assess ‘Heart Rate Variability’ from Holter records for cognitive and diagnostic aims, ARXIV 1310.7230v2, Nov 6th (2013)
Barra O.A., Giordano G. “Effects of some Class IC antiarrhythmic drugs on the human heart rate variability (HRV): a new original methodology to evaluate effectiveness and contraindications of a biochemical compound on the human health. Preliminary Results, MOJ BIO-ORGANIC AND ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2018; 2(2):104?110.
Barra O.A., Moretti L. “HEART RATE VARIABILITY: Mathematical-Physicist’s point of view” – AIAC ANNUAL CONFERENCE (Italian Arrhythmology and Cardiology Association), MARCHE REGION: “Novelties on Great Arrhythmology themes”, Ascoli Piceno, October 14, 2017
Barra O.A. “HRV Methodology for Early Diagnosis of Complex Encephalopathies”, Order of Surgeons and Odontologists of Reggio Calabria: “Prion Diseases”, Reggio Calabria, October 19, 2019
Barra O.A. “Heart Rate Variability (HRV) for a Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Diagnosis of Complex Diseases, and Prion Diseases in particular”, CONFERENCE: “New methodology for the Early Diagnosis of Jakob-Creutzfeldt Disease, mainly centered in the Greek Area”, Bova Marina (RC), December 11, 2019
Agliari, E., Barra, A., Barra, O.A., Fachechi, A., Franceschi Vento, L., Moretti, L. Detecting cardiac pathologies via machine learning on heart-rate variability time series and related markers. NATURE Sci Rep 10, 8845 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-64083-4
Agliari E., Alemanno F., Barra A., Barra O.A., Fachechi A., Moretti L., Franceschi Vento L., “Analysis of temporal correlation in heart rate variability through maximum entropy principle in a minimal pairwise glassy model”, NATURE Scientific Reports (NPG), 2019, in press.
Barra O.A., “Role of the Shannon Entropy in Atrial Fibrillation and CHF”, NATURE Scientific Reports (NPG), 2020, to be submitted (Provisional definition)
Barra O.A., “The Heart Rate Variability in the Last Hours of Life”, NATURE Scientific Reports (NPG), 2020, to be submitted (Provisional definition)
Barra O.A., Blundo C., Mammì C., “The HRV (Heart Rate variability) predictive role in the early diagnosis of Prion Neuropathies”, to be submitted (Provisional magazine)
Barra O.A., Blundo C., et al. “NEUROPSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND NEUROPSYCHOTHERAPY – SECTION: Preventive Predictive Personalized Medicine: Scientifical Foundations and Implications on Neuro-Psychiatry”, BOOK - Raffaello CORTINA Ed. (2020), in progress (Provisional title)
Since 2020 Director of the 2nd Level Annual Master (60 Credits): "PPPM - Preventive, Predictive, Personalized Medicine: BIG DATA Analytics & Artificial Intelligence for HRV-based diagnostics towards a Patient centered Medicine (PCM)" and co-author of the Master lecture notes. The Master program is organized by the LUMSA University in Rome and Calabria Region and it is addressed to Physicians and others in possession of a 5-years degree on Technical-Economic-Scientific disciplines.
First publications expected in 2020: