Expert guide

UAB Experts Guide for journalists

This guide contains a list of researchers from different areas of knowledge who put their expertise at the disposal of the media. If you need help in finding an expert for a specific subject or contacting with one of the members of our lecturing staff, please contact our Communication Unit by phone at (+34) 935868228 or by e-mail.

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Ludovico Longhi

Ludovico Longhi

History, theory and technique of the cinematographic art. Particular interest for Italian popular cinema and its links to Iberian production: euro-western, gothic, thriller, comedy. Creative principles of audiovisual writing.

 

Keywords: cinematographic art, Italian cinema, euro-western, gothic cinema, thriller, comedy

Department of Audiovisual Communication and Advertising

Audiovisual communication and advertising

 

Contact details Ludovico Longhi

ORCID Ludovico Longhi

 

Manel López-Béjar

Manel López-Béjar

Manel López-Béjar's research experience is focused on the individual study of animals from the viewpoint of welfare, reproduction and health. His studies aim to evaluate the health of the environment and ecosystems by using animal health as a bio indicator. He also studies reproduction and affectation, mainly in domestic and wild animals; as well as assisted reproduction techniques in wild animals as a tool used in conservation projects, and contraceptives as an ethical method of animal management.

 

Keywords: animal welfare, stress, contraceptive, animal management, animal reproduction, animal endocrinology, assisted reproduction, environmental health, biological bank, dolphins, wild boars, wildlife, zoo

Department of Animal Health and Anatomy

Comparative Pathological Anatomy and Anatomy

 

Contact details Manel López-Béjar

ORCID Manel López-Béjar

 

Pilar López Belbeze

Pilar López Belbeze

Business Ph.D. She is a specialist in the field of Marketing and Neuromarketing. Her research lines are consumer behavior and brand strategy. Member of the Board of AEMARK (Spanish Association of Academic and Professional Marketing) and has participated and participates in several marketing research projects.

 

Keywords: marketing, neuromarketing, brand, strategy, consumer behavior

Department of Business

Product marketing and market research

 

Contact details Pilar López Belbeze

ORCID Pilar López Belbeze

 

Lidia López Gómez

Lidia López Gómez

Musicologist and violinist. Her field of study is music in audiovisual media, where her main lines of research are film music and music in video games. She also works on music and war, having done her Ph.D. about the music in the cinema during the Spanish Civil War. She is a member of the MUSC Research Group (Music in contemporary societies) and professor of the Department of Musicology.

 

Keywords: music and audiovisual media, film music, music in videogames, music in war

Department of Art and Musicology

Music

 

Contact details Lidia López Gómez

ORCID Lidia López Gómez

 

Manuel López López

Manuel López López

Expert in journalistic news organization. Expert in digital media transformation. Expert in local journalism. expert.in Internet video.

 

Keywords:  journalism, videoTV, local journalism, bussines organization

Department of Journalism and Communications Studies

Journalism

 

Contact details Manuel López López

ORCID Manuel López López

 

Antonio Manuel López Peña

Antonio Manuel López Peña

He focuses his research in the field of Artificial Intelligence (IA) for Autonomous Driving, especially from the point of view of Computer Vision. In addition, he is a pioneer in the use of Computer Graphics and Simulation for the training and validation of these AIs, so that later they can work (drive) in the real world.

 

Keywords: artificial intelligence, autonomous driving, computer vision, simulation

Department of Computer Science

Computer science and artificial intelligence

 

Contact details Antonio Manuel López Peña

ORCID Antonio Manuel López Peña

 

Ruben López

Rubèn López Vales

His scientific work focuses on the discovery of new therapies for nervous system lesions and neurodegenerative diseases.

 

Keywords: spinal cord injury, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, multiple sclerosis, neuroinflammation, axonal regeneration

Department of Cellular Biology, Physiology and Immunology

Physiology

 

Contact details Rubèn López Vales

ORCID Rubèn López Vales

 

María Nieves Lorenzo

María Nieves Lorenzo Galés

She is specialized in plurilingual digital communication in educational environments, and in the management of organizational change in innovative schools. She is a teacher educator and coordinates a Research and Development Community in the ATEE (Association of Teacher Educators in Europe). She is also a member of the Information 4.0 Consortium, and of the LED-UAB Research Group. She usually participates in roundtables, congresses, and webinars related to the digital transformation of the teaching and learning process. She is currently researching the emergence of 'Smart Pedagogy' and the educational possibilities of social networks and transmedia.

 

Keywords: multilingualism, virtual communication, transmedia, organizational change, educational transformation, digital pedagogy, social media

Department of Language and Literature Education and Social Science Education

Didactics of Language and Literature

 

Contact details María Nieves Lorenzo Galés

ORCID María Nieves Lorenzo Galés

 

Julia Lorenzo

Julia Lorenzo Rivera

PhD in Biological Sciences for the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) (2001). He teaches subjects in the field of Nanobiotechnology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of the degrees of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Biomedical Sciences and in different doctorate and master programs of the UAB. His field of research is in nanomaterials with application to biomedicine and in the field of biochemical, structural and functional characterization of proteases.

 

Keywords: nanobiotechnology, nanomedicine, cytotoxicity, protease, proteomics

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

 

Contact details Julia Lorenzo Rivera

ORCID Julia Lorenzo Rivera

 

Jose Lull Garcia

Jose Lull Garcia

Lecturer of the MA in Egyptology and coordinator of the on-line Egyptology program of the IEPOA-UAB. He has focused his research on the history and chronology of Egypt, Egyptian astronomy and archaeoastronomy, subjects to which he has devoted several monographs and dozens of articles. As passionate about his research he also enjoys transfer of knowledge and dissemination tasks. He has given innumerable lectures and participated in two MOOC Egyptology courses in Coursera that have reached 100000 students enrolled.

 

Keywords: Egypt, history of Egypt, Egyptian chronology, Egyptian astronomy, archaeoastronomy, Egyptian archeology

Department of Antiquity and Middle Age Studies

Indoeuropean linguistics

 

Contact details Jose Lull Garcia

ORCID Jose Lull Garcia

 

Maria Pilar Lusilla

María Pilar Lusilla Palacios

MD PhD, she is specialist in Psychiatry. Experience in the following fields: Liason Psychiatry, dual diagnosis, mhealth, burnout and motivational interviewing.

 

Keywords: Liason Psychiatry, dual diagnosis, mhealth, burnout, motivational interviewing

Department of Psychiatry and Legal Medicine

Psychiatry

 

Contact details María Pilar Lusilla Palacios

ORCID María Pilar Lusilla Palacios

 

Virginia Luzón

Virginia Luzón Fernández

PhD in Audiovisual Communication, her work is divided mainly into two related areas: the history of the media and their new technologies. It has focused on the relationship of the media with the broader changes in society and new technologies, specifically on the changes that newsrooms have suffered with technological convergence and the significance of these changes in the contents of the news. She develops various lines of research in television, film, comics, youth, gender and sports in audiovisual media.

 

Keywords: cinema, television, comics, youth, gender, sports, narrative

Department of Audiovisual Communication and Advertising

Audiovisual communication and advertising

 

Contact details Virginia Luzón Fernández

ORCID Virginia Luzón Fernández