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    • 3D I Quarta revolució industrial 

      Fenollosa i Artés, Felip (2014-11-14)
      External research report
      Open Access
      El gir copernicà que representa la tecnologia 3D ha obert les portes a una mutació fascinant de la realitat. Ara mateix, en un país competitiu la vitalitat de la impressió 3D és directament proporcional al volum i la ...
    • 3D printed hydrogel-based scaffolds for tissue regeneration 

      Perez Reyes, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-08)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Tissue engineering is an emerging technology whose efforts are aimed towards repairing and regenerating injured tissues by developing bioactive scaffolds. Recently, scaffolds made of hydrogels have become interesting ...
    • 3D printed lab-scale raceway ponds reactors applied to photo-Fenton processes 

      Nasr Esfahani, Kourosh; Zandi, Mohammad Damous; Travieso Rodriguez, Jose Antonio; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Pérez Moya, Montserrat (2019)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      In this work, two different printable materials, PLA (polylactic acid) and Timberfill were evaluated in terms of chemical resistance to photo-Fenton reactants and viability for conducting the assays in raceway pond reactors ...
    • 3D Printed porous polyamide macrocapsule combined with alginate microcapsules for safer cell-based therapies 

      Saenz del Burgo, Laura; Ciriza, Jesús; Espona Noguera, Albert; Illa, Xavi; Cabruja, Enric; Orive, Gorka; Hernández, Rosa Maria; Villa, Rosa; Pedraz, Jose Luiz; Álvarez, Mar (Nature, 2018-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      Cell microencapsulation is an attractive strategy for cell-based therapies that allows the implantation of genetically engineered cells and the continuous delivery of de novo produced therapeutic products. However, the ...
    • 3D printed prototype of a complex neuroblastoma for preoperative surgical planning 

      Tejo Otero, Aitor; Fenollosa i Artés, Felip; Uceda Molera, Roger; Castellví, Anna; Lustig, Pamela; Valls Esteve, Arnau; Ayats, Marta; Munuera, Josep; Buj Corral, Irene; Krauel, Lucas (Elsevier BV, 2021-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      Neuroblastoma is the most common abdominal solid tumour in childhood. Its removal implies a complex surgery that requires surgical experience due to the usual encassement of major abdominal blood vessels. Standard surgical ...
    • 3D printed soft surgical planning prototype for a biliary tract rhabdomyosarcoma 

      Tejo Otero, Aitor; Lustig, Pamela; Fenollosa i Artés, Felip; Valls, Arnau; Krauel, Lucas; Buj Corral, Irene (Elsevier, 2020-05-11)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Biliary tract rhabdomyosarcoma is a soft tissue malignant musculoskeletal tumor which is located in the biliary tract. Although this tumor represents less than 1% of the total amount of childhood cancers, when localized, ...
    • 3D printing in medicine for preoperative surgical planning: a review 

      Tejo Otero, Aitor; Buj Corral, Irene; Fenollosa i Artés, Felip (2020-02-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The aim of this paper is to review the recent evolution of additive manufacturing (AM) within the medical field of preoperative surgical planning. The discussion begins with an overview of the different techniques, pointing ...
    • 3D printing non-cylindrical strands: morphological and structural implications 

      Raymond Llorens, Santiago; Thorel, Emilie; Liversain, Margaux; Riveiro Rodríguez, Antonio; Pou, Juan; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (Elsevier, 2021-10-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Mimetis Biomaterials / Universidade de Vigo
      Conventional direct ink writing uses circular nozzles and, therefore, results in cylindrical strands. 3D printing with non-circular nozzles adds new degrees of freedom to this versatile technology, and allows obtaining ...
    • 3D Printing Nutritionally Customized Healthy Food Through Generative Design System 

      Haj Hasan, Jamil Ammar Jamil (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-10-22)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      To keep eating healthy and maintaining healthy lifestyle, this master thesis document represents an experiment on the possibility of designing a system that follows generative design methods that transforms the nutritional ...
    • 3D Printing of Inconel 718 by MEAM 

      Huyenh, Valérie (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-02-08)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      La fabricación aditiva es una técnica de fabricación en plena expansión. Sin embargo, la técnica de modelado de deposición fundida no está muy desarrollada para los metales. El objetivo de este proyecto es encontrar el ...
    • 3D Printing of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell 

      Cabezas i Peñalva, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-21)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Nowadays, 3D printing is booming as a processing technique, thanks to its versatility in the manufacture of complex geometries and with a quality finish, which cannot be obtained using traditional techniques and can reduce ...
    • 3D Printing with advanced ceramic materials. 

      De Luis Chueca, Lara (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06-23)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Due to the aging of the population and the need for maintaining masticatory functionality during their life span, the number of dental replacements is growing, substituting natural teeth by artificial crows, bridges and ...
    • 3D-printed alginate-peptide scaffolds for bone tissue engineering 

      Rosolek, Theo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-02-20)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      A main challenge of Tissue engineering is to create sustainable scaffolds that provide optimal biological properties to mimic the extracellular matrix(ECM). The aim of this project is to develop RGD modified alginate bioinks ...
    • 3D-printed calcium phosphate scaffolds for bone regeneration: impact of geometry and treatment an in vivo study 

      Lehmann, Cyril Jean Roland Louis (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-02-18)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Université de Lorraine
      The combination of the direct ink writing (DIW) manufacturing technique, also named robocasting, with the use of self-setting calcium phosphate inks based on α-tricalcium phosphate opens new possibilities ...
    • 3D-printed UHF-RFID tag for embedded applications 

      Vidal, Neus; Lopez-Villegas, Josep Maria; Romeu Robert, Jordi; Salas Barenys, Arnau; Garcia-Miquel, Aleix; González López, Giselle; Jofre Roca, Lluís (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-08-10)
      Article
      Open Access
      This paper presents the design, manufacture and characterization of a novel 3D passive UHF-RFID tag for embedded applications. The prototype is fabricated using additive manufacturing techniques: 3D printing and copper ...
    • 3D-printing and computational fluid dynamics "meet" paperbased microfluidics for enhanced flow control in difusive sensors 

      López Martínez, Joan Antoni; Fernández, Pau; Mehrdel, Pouya; Casals Terré, Jasmina (2020)
      Conference lecture
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      This paper proposes combination of a 3D printed cartridge and paper-based microfluidic design that minimizes the amount of sample required to achieve the best control over the diffusion Y-microfluidic mixers. The use of ...
    • 3D-printing of 8Y-TZP solid oxide fuel cell electrolytes 

      Claude, Paulo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02-15)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Université de Lorraine
      In this Master's thesis were printed electrolytes for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) in yttria stabilized zirconia by additive manufacturing robocasting method and then characterized from the microstructural and mechanical ...
    • A 3D finite element analysis model of single implant-supported prosthesis under dynamic impact loading for evaluation of stress in the crown, abutment and cortical bone using different rehabilitation materials 

      Cantó Navés, Oriol; Medina Gálvez, Raul; Marimon Serra, Xavier; Ferrer Ballester, Miquel; Figueras Álvarez, Óscar; Cabratosa Termes, Josep (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2021-06-24)
      Article
      Open Access
      In the literature, many researchers investigated static loading effects on an implant. However, dynamic loading under impact loading has not been investigated formally using numerical methods. This study aims to evaluate, ...
    • A 3D printed toolbox for opto-mechanical components 

      Salazar Serrano, Luis Jose; Pérez Torres, Juan; Valencia, Alejandra (2017-01-18)
      Article
      Open Access
      In this article we present the development of a set of opto-mechanical components (a kinematic mount, a translation stage and an integrating sphere) that can be easily built using a 3D printer based on Fused Filament ...
    • Additive manufacturing in the engineering and construction industry: Development and potentiality 

      Issa, Muhanad (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-05)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Aquesta investigació analitza el desenvolupament de la impressió ِ3 D al sector de la construcció, les dificultats a què s’enfronta i els experiments realitzats en la creació de nous materials / tecnologies per superar ...