Media attention - Prof. Cristina Masoller, Physics Department

July 2020

Our paper on Remote recovery of audio signals from videos of optical speckle patterns (Optics Express 2020) attracted press attention: Agencia EFE, El Diario, La Republica, Terrassadigital, UPC news


May 2019

Our paper Unsupervised feature extraction of anterior chamber OCT images for ordering and classification (Scientific Report 2019) attracted press attention:

Video interview to the first author Pablo Amil


This figure shows a map of OCT anterior chamber images (used for glaucoma diagnostic), ordered from “wide-open” (left-down corner) to “closed” (right-top corner) angle.

La Vanguardia


Terrassadigital, Diari de Terrassa

Noticias de la Ciencia

Biotech-spain, Infosalus

March 2019

Interview to C. Masoller in El Mundo Balear (in spanish)

June 2018

Our paper on Quantifying changes in spatial patterns of surface air temperature dynamics over several decades (Earth System Dynamics 2018) was featured in La Vanguardia, El Periodico, Antena3

This figure shows the regions in Europe where air temperature variations are becoming more (red) and less (blue) pronounced.

February 2018

Video interview to C. Masoller by Fundacion Sicomoro (in spanish)

December 2017

ITN BE-OPTICAL was featured in La Vanguardia and in the EU Research and Innovation blog

February 2017

Our paper on Quantification of networks structural dissimilarities (Nature Communications 2017) attracted press attention:

La Vanguardia

El Periodico

UPC press release: Catalan scientists develop new high-precision method for analysing and comparing functioning and structure of complex networks

UYPRESS Columna de Ciencia y Tecnologia

Printed “Diario de Girona

Printed “Diario de Terrassa”


This figure shows three small networks that have the same number of nodes and links, but whose connectivity is very different. The measure for graph comparison that we proposed quantifies the different connectivity.

November 2016

ITN BE-OPTICAL attracted press attention:

Printed in El Pais: Fotones por la salud

La Vanguardia

El Periodico

Diario de Terrassa

BE-OPTICAL UPC team. From left to right: D. Halpaap, J. Tiana, T. Alterini, C. Masoller (Coordinator), J. Pujol, M. Vilaseca, F. Diaz, P. Amil and A. Rodriguez.

November 2016

Our paper on Unravelling the community structure of the climate system by using lags and symbolic time-series analysis (Scientific Reports 2016) was featured in “Puntos de Interes” of the Revista de Fisica of Real Sociedad Española de Fisica

Identificando similitudes climaticas

This figure shows climatic communities (regions with climatic similarities) uncovered with symbolic ordinal analysis.

November 2015

ITN LINC was featured in the Diario de Terrassa. A summary of LINC results can be found here.


Our article on Desastres naturals, multifractals i xarxes climàtiques: tres exemples de complexitat a geociència (A. Corral, C. Masoller, A. Turiel) was published in the Revista de la Sociedad Catalana de Fisica, focus issue on complexitat.


Our article on Unveiling the complex organization of recurrent patterns in spiking dynamical systems (Scientific Reports 2014) was featured in the printed edition of Terrassa newspaper and in the digital edition of Investigacion y Ciencia. The first author, Andres Aragoneses, was interviewed by TV Terrassa. Terrassadigital

C. Masoller, M.C. Torrent, A. Aragoneses and T. Sorrentino, in the lab.


Our article on Distinguishing signatures of determinism and stochasticity in spiking complex systems (Scientific Reports 2013) was featured in the printed edition of Terrassa newspaper (June and July 2013) and in the digital edition of the national newspaper El Periodico. The first author, Andres Aragoneses, was interviewed by the radio and TV Terrassa.


ITN LINC was featured in Terrassa newspaper.


Our article in Optical Rogue Waves (PRL 2011) was featured in the Research Highlights of Nature Photonics (Vol. 5, No. 10, Page 571) and in Optics and Photonics News (February 2012).

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