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  • Accreditation of Spanish Engineering Programs, first experiences. The case of the Terrassa School of Engineering 

    Álvarez del Castillo, María Dolores; Mata Pou, Mireia; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier; Marqués Calvo, José Joaquín; Espot Piñol, Carmen; Forcada Plaza, Santiago; Voltas Aguilar, Jordi; Garrido Soriano, Núria; Sellarès González, Jordi; Gil Bonet, Alfred (2016)
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    The implementation of the European Space for Higher Education has entailed new requirements for Spanish Higher Education Programs. Regulations (RD 1393, 2007) stablish that university programs, in order to have official ...
  • A comparative study of the selective transport of Zn/Cd and Pt/Pd couples with activated composite membranes and hybrid membranes 

    Resina Gallego, Montserrat; Macanás de Benito, Jorge; Fontàs, Clàudia; Palet, Cristina; Muñoz Tapia, Maria (2009-05-15)
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    Supported liquid membranes (SLMs) have demonstrated all along the years every high selectivity in facilitated transport of metal ions, however, they have some well known limitations, such as the gradual loss of the organic ...
  • Acoustic and mechanical properties of recycled polyvinyl chloride/ground tyre rubber composites 

    Colom Fajula, Xavier; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier; Carrillo Navarrete, Fernando; Lis Arias, Manuel José (2013-04-08)
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    In order to provide another way of reducing the stock of used tyres and polyvinyl chloride waste, a new material is developed and studied. Formulation includes a matrix constituted by a compound of recycled polyvinyl ...
  • Acreditación de las titulaciones de grado. Experiencia de la EET-UPC 

    Álvarez del Castillo, María Dolores; Mata, Mireia; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier; Marqués Calvo, José Joaquín; Espot Piñol, Carmen; Forcada Plaza, Santiago; Voltas Aguilar, Jordi; Garrido Soriano, Núria; Sellarès González, Jordi; Gil, Alfred (2015)
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    El proceso de implantación del Espacio Europeo de Educación Superior (EEES) supuso nuevos requerimientos para los estudios universitarios en el Estado Español. La legislación (RD 1393, 2007) establece que los títulos ...
  • Aluminum and aluminum alloys as sources of hydrogen for fuel cell applications 

    Soler Turu, Lluís; Macanás de Benito, Jorge; Muñoz Tapia, Maria; Casado Giménez, Juan (2007-06-10)
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    Production of hydrogen using aluminum and aluminum alloys with aqueous alkaline solutions is studied. This process is based on aluminum corrosion, consuming only water and aluminum which are cheaper raw materials than other ...
  • Análisis de los diferentes tipos de desvulcanizado en la caracterización de nuevos materiales elastoméricos formados por la mezcla de estireno butadieno-caucho natural y mezclados con neumáticos fuera de uso (GTR) 

    Mujal-Rosas, Ramon Maria; Marín Genescà, Marc; Colom Fajula, Xavier (2017-10-02)
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    This article proposes the creation of a new material useful for the industry from the mixture with rolls of two 50% virgin elastomers, styrene-butadiene (SBR) and natural rubber (NR) with tires out of use (GTR). These tires ...
  • Antennas based on low-cost thermoplastic polymer substrates for communication in the industrial, scientific and medical radio band 

    Gil Galí, Ignacio; Colom Fajula, Xavier (2019-05-10)
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    This work addresses the design guidelines, manufacturing process and experimental test of several antennas based on low cost and low loss thermoplastic polymer substrates. The proposed antennas are based on patch topologies ...
  • Aplicaçao de microesferas para desenvolvimiento de novos acabamentos têxteis 

    Maestá Bezerra, Fabricio; dos Santos Crocato, Gilson; Valldeperas Morell, José; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Carreras Parera, Núria; Acuña, Victor (2011-12)
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    A microencapsuldao é uma técnica muito utilizada por diversas indústrias e consiste em prender princípios ativos, aromas, fármacos, cosméticos e outros, em estruturas, que os liberaráo de maneira dosada e prolongada, de ...
  • Application of Aloe vera microcapsules in cotton nonwovens to obtain biofunctional textile 

    Fielder, Juliana Oliveira; García Carmona, Óscar; García Carmona, Carlos; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Souza Plath, Andre Mathias; Samulewski, Rafael Block; Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio (2019-06-01)
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    The microencapsulation of essential oils and its application in textile articles allows the aggregation ofdifferent functionalities to the substrates, imparting them antimicrobial properties, cosmetic effects, UVprotection, ...
  • Assessment of microstructure, physical and thermal properties of bitumen modified with LDPE/GTR/elastomer ternary blends 

    Formela, Krzysztof; Sulkowski, Michal; Reza Saeb, Mohammad; Colom Fajula, Xavier; Haponiuk, Josef T (2016-03-01)
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    LDPE/GTR/elastomer ternary blends with variable LDPE/GTR ratio and constant elastomer content were prepared via melt-compounding. Obtained LDPE/GTR/elastomer blends were applied as thermoplastic modifiers into bitumen. ...
  • Assessment of the delivery of citronella oil from microcapsules supported on wool fabrics 

    Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio; Lis Arias, Manuel José; García Carmona, Oscar; García Carmona, Carlos; Murilo Pereira, Moisés; Zanin, Gisella Maria; Faria Moraes, Flávio (2018-11-14)
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    Essential oils are complex, volatile liquid mixtures that can be extracted from various parts of plants. Their main characteristics are strong fragrance and biological properties. Studying the characteristics of oils along ...
  • Atomic force microscopy as a suitable technique for surface characterization of activated composite membranes for metal ion facilitated transport 

    Macanás de Benito, Jorge; Palacio Martínez, Laura; Prádanos del Pico, Pedro; Hernández Giménez, Antonio; Muñoz Tapia, Maria (2006)
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    Activated composite membranes (ACM) have been made based on a polysulfone layer over a non-woven support with a dense layer of aromatic polyamide, and deposited on the polysulfone using interfacial polymerisation by a ...
  • Bifunctional polymer-metal nanocomposite ion exchange materials 

    Domènech Garcia, Berta; Bastos Arrieta, Julio Alonso; Alonso González, Amanda; Macanás de Benito, Jorge; Muñoz Tapia, Maria; Muraviev, Dmitri N. (InTech, 2012)
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  • Biocomposites using waste whole chicken feathers and thermoplastic matrices 

    Carrillo Navarrete, Fernando; Rahhali, Ahmed; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier; Colom Fajula, Xavier (Sage, 2013-10)
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    This study deals with the preparation and characterization of thermoplastic composites using polypropylene, high-density polyethylene and polylactic acid matrices and including whole chicken feathers as reinforcement. The ...
  • Biofunctional textiles 

    Lis Arias, Manuel José; Martí, Meritxell; Coderch Negra, Luisa; Alonso, Cristina; Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio; Immich, Ana Paula; Tornero, José Antonio (2019-04-15)
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    The aim of the chapter is to state different new possibilities that textile substrates offer for more specialized functions as Biomedical devices, Cos-metics, Skin treatment, and which are ...
  • Biofunctional textiles: skin assessment after textile application 

    Martí, Meritxell; Alonso, C.; Rubio, L.; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Valldeperas Morell, José; Coderch, L.; Parra, J.L. (2009)
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    In recent years, new technologies have enabled the production of biofunctional textiles. There textiles are able to release therapeutic compounds or cosmetics to the skin. In this work, after the foulard application of an ...
  • Biofunctional wool using ß-cyclodextrins as vehiculizer of citronella oil 

    Bezerra, Fabricio Maesta; García Carmona, Oscar; García Carmona, Carlos; Souza Plath, Andre Mathias; Lis Arias, Manuel José (2018-11-29)
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    The use of biopolymers such as cyclodextrin in textiles for the development of biofunctional fabrics is an alternative for the development of eco-friendly textiles. Cyclodextrins can create covalent interactions with the ...
  • Bioseparation of Pb(II) and Cd(II) from aqueous solution using cork waste biomass. Modeling and optimization of the parameters of the biosorption step 

    López Mesas, Montserrat; Navarrete, Enrique Ruperto; Carrillo Navarrete, Fernando; Palet, Cristina (2011-10-15)
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  • Caracterización del comportamiento acústico y mecánico de blends de HDPE/EPDM/NFU 

    Colom Fajula, Xavier; Pola, E.; Casas, P.; Nogués Morell, Francesc; Carrillo Navarrete, Fernando; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier (2010)
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    En este trabajo se pretende caracterizar el comportamiento acústico y mecánico de mezclas formadas por HDPE/EPDM/NFU. Los Neumáticos Fuera de Uso(NFU) son un gran problema debido al elevado grado de contaminación que ...
  • Caracterización electroquímica fisicoquímica de un nanomaterial híbrido Nafion/Ag-NPs 

    Vázquez González, María Isabel; Romero Fernández, Virginia; Benavente Herrera, Juana; Domènech Garcia, Berta; Muñoz Tapia, Maria; Macanás de Benito, Jorge (2014)
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    La particular estructura química de la matriz perfluorosulfónica del Nafion, con dominios hidrofílicos e hidrofóbicos segregados formando canales nanoscópicos, ha dado pie a su uso como modelo de estructura para la fabricación ...