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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 ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • Microscopic characterization of phase transition in a protein 

    Martí Ballesté, Dídac (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    In this work, we have proved that SCALA technology can be successfully used to investigate thermal phase transitions in proteins at the microscopic level. For this purpose, we have functionalized silicon cantilevers, which ...
  • Multi-layered nanodevices for biomedical applications 

    Cuesta Arcos, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    In this Bachelor thesis, a novel method to fabricate a self-supporting multi-layered nanomembrane is presented. Three designs with different polymeric materials were prepared and studied to select the most optimal multi-layered ...
  • Optimization of plasma-treated LDPE-based glucose sensors 

    Cabrera Valls, Jordi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-01)
    Bachelor thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:  Center for Research in NanoEngineering (CRNE)
    Diabetes is an ongoing huge global health issue, which is predicted to affect 552 million people worldwide in 2030. In fact, glucose monitoring biosensors account for 85% of the entire biosensor market. The demand for ...