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  • Driving device for a hand movement without external force 

    Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Ticó Falguera, Neus; López Martínez, Joan Antoni; Al Omar Mesnaoui, Anas; Alcelay Larrión, José Ignacio (2016-11)
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    People with disabilities have limitations in activities of daily life such as grasping a glass of water or moving an object. Orthotic products that improve or restore the functionality of the musculoskeletal system of a ...
  • Influence of eccentricity on roughness distributions in side milling 

    Buj Corral, Irene; Vivancos Calvet, Joan; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto (2016-06-01)
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    In this paper, a numerical model was used based on the tool-piece geometric intersection, which enables the determination of a roughness profile as a function of feed, tool radii and tool eccentricity in side milling ...
  • Estudio del comportamiento termo-mecánico de un acero microlaeado de medio carbono durante un proceso de conformado en caliente usando una red neuronal artificial 

    Alcelay Larrión, José Ignacio; Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Al Omar Mesnaoui, Anas (2016)
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    El comportamiento termo-mecánico de un acero microaleado de medio carbono ha sido analizado mediante una red neuronal artificial (RNA). Las curvas de fluencia para el entrenamiento de la RNA han sido obtenidas mediante ...
  • Finite element analysis of the thermal behavior of a RepRap 3D printer liquefier 

    Jerez Mesa, Ramón; Travieso Rodriguez, Jose Antonio; Corbella, Xavier; Busqué, Raquel; Gómez Gras, David (2016-05-01)
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    The aim of this paper is to analyze the performance of a RepRap 3D printer liquefier by studying its thermal behavior, focusing on the convective heat dissipation developed along the liquefier body during the 3D printing ...
  • Experimental study of lateral pass width in conventional and vibrations-assisted ball burnishing 

    Gómez Gras, David; Travieso Rodriguez, Jose Antonio; Jerez Mesa, Ramón; Llumà Fuentes, Jordi; Gomis de la Calle, Bernat (2016-02-20)
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    Burnishing is a mechanical finishing operation performed on workpieces to enhance their surface quality through plastic deformation. One of the main issues to understand the overall process is the behavior of the elastoplastic ...
  • Turning process assisted in situ by short time current pulses 

    Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto; Montilla Montaña, Carlos A.; Kallewaard, Valentina (2015-12-10)
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    This article reports on a novel machining process technique: in situ electrically assisted turning process based on the influence of electropulsing. An in house generator was used to induce a current intensity of 90 A, ...
  • Mechanical and metallurgical changes on 308L wires drawn by electropulses 

    Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto; Celentano, Diego Javier; Jorba Peiró, Jordi (2015-11-17)
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    The electroplastic effects resulting from different electropulses configurations on a wire drawing process are investigated experimentally and numerically. Electropulses are induced into 308L stainless steel while it is ...
  • Effect of electroplastic cutting on the manufacturing process and surface properties 

    Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto; Montilla Montaña, Carlos A.; Kallewaard, Valentina (2015-03-13)
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    This article reports on a novel machining process technique: in situ electrically-assisted turning process based on the influence of electropulsing. A self-made generator was used to induce a current intensity of 90 A, a ...
  • Theoretical and experimental investigation on inclined ultrasonic elliptical vibration cutting of alumina ceramics 

    Zhu, Wu-Le; He, Yu; Ehmann, Kornel; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; Wang, Xinwei; Ju, Bing-Feng; Zhu, Zhiwei (2016-05-05)
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    Alumina (Al2O3) is an extremely hard and brittle ceramic that is usually used as an abrasive or a cutting tool insert in manufacturing. However, its growing applications in industrial products make it necessary to conduct ...
  • A hybrid mixed double-sided incremental forming method for forming Ti6Al4V alloy 

    Valoppi, Beatrice; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; Zhang, Zixuan; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto; Ghiotti, Andrea; Bruschi, Stefania; Cao, Jian (2016-05-12)
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    Incremental forming can be an alternative manufacturing means in producing biomedical parts characterized by the need of patient-specific geometry. A novel hybrid dieless sheet metal forming process, electrically-assisted ...

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