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    • Application of computer simulation approaches to study the structure and properties of polymeric systems 

      Córdova-Mateo, Esther (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-12-12)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      The study at the nanoscopic level of the polymeric systems is a keystone for a deeper understanding of their internal structure and properties, not only at nanometric scale but also at macroscopic level. The disciplines ...
    • Application of conducting polymers in nanobiotechnology 

      Dias, Bruno José da Cruz Teixeira (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-10-28)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Esta tesis describe diferentes aplicaciones en el ámbito de la nanobiotecnología de los polímeros conductores generados electroquímicamente. El objetivo principal de la Tesis, que además es el nexo común de los diferentes ...
    • Application of molecular simulation techniques to the design of nanosystems 

      Rodríguez Ropero, Francisco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-12-14)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Nanotechnology is a multidisciplinary branch of science and technology that involves a widerange of different fields such as chemistry, materials science, physics or chemical engineeringwhose goal is the production of new ...
    • Biointerfaces based on the combination of synthetic polymers and biomolecules 

      Puiggalí Jou, Anna (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-03-04)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      During the last decades, research focused on the preparation of highly selective and smart materials has increased considerably. For instances, it has been possible to achieve intelligent drug nano-carriers, biomolecular ...
    • Concepts, perspectives and implications of a hybrid system made of nucleic acids biopolymers and hydroxyapatite mineral 

      Turon Dols, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-11-08)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      The origin of building blocks of life and how life thrived on Earth remains a topic of high interest for researchers of the Origin of Life. In this thesis, we deal with concepts, perspectives and implications of the system ...
    • Conducting polymers and hybrid derivates with specific applications as sensors and bioactive platforms 

      Fabregat Jové, Georgina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-06)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      The principal focus of this Thesis is the development and design of promising hybrid nanocomposites based on conducting polymers with the main objective of achieving applications in the field of biotechnology and biomedicine. ...
    • Conformational properties of constrained proline analogues and their application in nanobiology 

      Flores Ortega, Alejandra (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-03-26)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      This thesis is composed of two parts:<br/><br/>We have used different computer simulation techniques to investigate the impact of different chemical modifications on the conformational preferences of proline and to examine ...
    • Control del proceso de curado de un laminado de PRFV por ultrasonidos 

      Moreno Martinez, Juan Antonio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-01-22)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      In this PhD thesis a methodology for the quality control of reinforced fiberglass plastic manufacturing process is proposed. The system is based on the ultrasonic pulse-echo nondestructive method and longitudinal waves on ...
    • Design and bioapplication of nanointerfaces based on conducting polymers 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-07-03)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      This Thesis reports the fabrication and characterization of interfaces based on conducting polymers (CPs), which are designed with at least one dimension in the nanometric scale, for bioapplications such as scaffolds for ...
    • Development of a tracking code for active micro and nanomotors 

      Miguel López, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-10-27)
      Bachelor thesis
      120 months embargo
      Covenantee:   Max Plank Institute
      Micro and nanomotors (NM) are small devices capable of autonomous propulsion. With the development of new techniques for nanofabrication there is as much ability as ever to synthesize NM, and interest in them has been ...
    • Developmet of flexible electrodes and lightweight capacitors 

      Saborío González, Maricruz (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-03-23)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      This work has focused on the study and development of hierarchically, flexible electrodes and lightweight capacitor using as a source of flexibility. the y-polyglutamic acid (y-PGA) and as an electroactive polymer the ...
    • Electrochemical bacterial sensors based on conducting polymers: A review 

      Hurtado Bernadás, Lidia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-03)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Institut national des sciences appliquées de Lyon
      Ressenya sobre la tecnologia més avançada dins del camp dels biosensors electroquímics i la seva aplicació per a la detecció de bacteris patògens encarregats de causar malalties infeccioses. Durant l’anàlisi del funcionament ...
    • Electrochemical sensors based on electrochemically inert polymers 

      Buendía Morales, Jordi Juan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06-28)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The functionalization of electrochemical sensors by plasma techniques represents a new approach to surface physics for nanotechnology implementation and should give a new access to long standing open problems such as the ...
    • Electroliberación de curcumina cargada en un polímero conductor a través de un medio biodegradable 

      Bautista Martínez, Roberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01-11)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest treball estudia un sistema químic complexe format per un hidrogel carregat amb nanopartícules de poli(3,4‐etiliendioxitiofé)(PEDOT), i que alhora estan carregades amb curcumina, un fàrmac de gran interès per les ...
    • Estudio de mejora de las propiedades de polímeros conductores electrogenerados : verificación de parámetros de aplicación tecnológica 

      Sánchez Jiménez, Margarita (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10-25)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      Since their discovery, the spectacular properties of polymers called "conducting" have given rise to an important field of study in order to obtain knowledge about them and their commercial application in many fields such ...
    • Exploring the capabilities of secondary batteries as drug delivery systems 

      Tononi García, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Barcelona Research Centre in Multiscale Science and Engineering
      A secondary battery, which will be fabricated using a biohydrogel and a biocompatible conducting polymer, will be loaded with a drug and, subsequently, applied as self-regulated drug delivery system.
    • Formulation of anticorrosive paints employing conducting polymers 

      Martí Barroso, Mireia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-07-08)
      Doctoral thesis
      Open Access
      The intention and purpose of the present thesis is to prepare a series of protective coatings using some conducting polymers (CPs) as corrosion inhibitors. The use of organic paints is the most common method for corrosion ...
    • Hybrid solar cells based on nanocellulose and titania nanoparticles 

      López Vernet, Alejandro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Technische Universität München
    • Hydrogels for sensor and energy applications 

      Babeli Aguilera, Ismael (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      36 months embargo
      Caracteritzado un hidrogel para aplicarlo com un electrodo de un supercapacitor y un sensor.
    • Integración de nanopartículas para la liberación de fármacos por electroestimulación en andamios poliméricos biodegradables 

      Cejudo Carsi, Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-15)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Este trabajo revisa la aplicación de polímeros intrínsecamente conductores (ICP) en la administración de fármacos. Los ICP son polímeros orgánicos con propiedades eléctricas, magnéticas y ópticas usualmente asociadas con ...