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    • Bioactive albumin functionalized polylactic acid membranes for improved biocompatibility 

      Nyanhongo, Gibson S.; Diaz Rodriguez, Rosario; Nugroho Prasetyo, Endry; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Sencadas, Vitor; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Herrero Acero, Enrique; Guebitz, Georg M. (2013-10)
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      Biocompatibility is a major challenge for successful application of many biomaterials. In this study the ability to coat chemically and enzymatically activated poly(L-lactic acid) (PLA) membranes with heat denatured human ...
    • Chitosan patterning on titanium alloys 

      Gilabert Chirivella, Eduardo; Pérez Feito, Ricardo; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Ribeiro, Sylvie; Correia, Daniela; González Martin, María Luisa; Manero Planella, José María; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Gallego Ferrer, Gloria; Gómez Ribelles, José Luis (2017)
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      Titanium and its alloys are widely used in medical implants because of their excellent properties. However, bacterial infection is a frequent cause of titanium-based implant failure and also compromises its osseointegration. In ...
    • Chitosan patterning on titanium implants 

      Gilabert Chirivella, Eduardo; Perez Feito, Ricardo; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Ribeiro, Sylvie; Correia, Daniela M.; Gonzalez Martin, Maria Luisa; Manero Planella, José María; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Gallego Ferrer, Gloria; Gómez Ribelles, José Luis (2017-10-01)
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      Covenantee:   Universitat Politècnica de València. Centro de Biomateriales e Ingeniería Tisular
      Titanium and its alloys are widely used in medical implants because of their excellent properties. However, bacterial infection is a frequent cause of titanium-based implant failure and also compromises its osseointegration. ...
    • Electrical and thermal behavior of c-phase poly(vinylidene ¿uoride)/NaY zeolite composites 

      Lopes, Ana Catarina; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Gomez Ribelles, Jose Luis; Neves, I.C.; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-05-26)
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      Poly(vinylidene fluoride), PVDF, based composites with increasing NaY zeolite content up to 32 wt.% have been processed by solvent casting and melt crystallization. Depending on the melting temperature of the polymer, the ...
    • Hydrothermal assisted synthesis of iron oxide-based magnetic silica spheres and their performance in magnetophoretic water purifcation 

      Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Benelmekki, Maria; Martins, Pedro; Xuriguera, Elena; Ribeiro Silva, C.J.; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-05-06)
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      Porous Magnetic Silica (PMS) spheres of about 400 nm diameter were synthesised by one-pot process using the classical St¿ber method combined with hydrothermal treatment. Maghemite nanoparticles (¿-Fe2O3) were used as fillers ...
    • Improving the binding capacity of Ni2+ decorated porous magnetic silica spheres for histidine-rich protein separation 

      Benelmekki, Maria; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Xuriguera, Elena; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Rodriguez-Carmona, Escar; Mendoza, R; Corchero, Jose Luis; Martinez, lluis Maria (2012-07-21)
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      Biomagnetic immobilization of histidine-rich proteins based on the single-step affinity adsorption of transition metal ions continues to be a suitable practice as a cost effective and a up scaled alternative to the to ...
    • Infuence of zeolite structure and chemistry on the electrical response and crystallization phase of poly(vinylidene fluoride) 

      Lopes, Ana Catarina; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Ferdov, Stanislav; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-11-21)
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      Zeolites with framework types LTL, LTA, FAU, and MFI were synthesized and used as fillers to prepare PVDF/zeolite composites. The obtained composites showed structural and electrical dependence on the pore system and ...
    • Large linear anhysteretic magnetoelectric voltage coeficients in CoFe2O4/polyvinylidene ¿uoride 0–3 nanocomposites 

      Martins, Pedro; Moya, Xavier; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Fernández González, Javier; Mathur, N.D.; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2013-07-06)
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      Free-standing flexible magnetoelectric 0–3 composite films comprising CoFe2O4 non-spherical ferromagnetic nanoparticles with strong magnetic anisotropy in soft polyvinylidene fluoride matrices with significant void ratios ...
    • ¿-Phase nucleation and electrical response of poly(vinylidene fluoride)/microporous titanosilicates composites 

      Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Lopes, Ana Catarina; Ferdov, Stanislav; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-12-09)
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      Microporous titanosilicates ETS-10, ETS-4 and GTS-1 were applied in the preparation of poly(vinylidene fluoride), PVDF, composites by solvent casting and melt crystallization. The spherulitic microstructure of neat PVDF ...
    • Reusable photocatalytic optical fibers for underground, deep-sea, and turbid water remediation 

      Teixeira, Sara; Magalhaes, Bruno; Martins, Pedro; Kühn, Klaus; Soler Turu, Lluís; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Cuniberti, Gianaurelio (2018-02-21)
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      An approach for underground, deep, and turbid water remediation is presented based on optical fibers with a photocatalytic coating. Thus, photocatalytic TiO2 P25 nanoparticles immobilized in a poly(vinylidene difluoride) ...
    • Role of Nanoparticle Surface Charge on the Nucleation of the Electroactive ß-Poly(vinylidene ¿uoride) Nanocomposites for Sensor and Actuator Applications 

      Martins, Pedro; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Gonçalves, Renato; Manuel, Pedro; Benelmekki, Maria; Botelho, Gabriela; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-06-26)
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      The electroactive ß-phase of poly(vinylidene fluoride) (PVDF) can be nucleated by introducing CoFe2O4 nanoparticles within the polymer matrix, leading to electroactive materials with large potential for sensor and actuator ...
    • The effect of nanotube surface oxidation on the electrical properties of multiwall carbon nanotube/poly(vinylidene ¿uoride) composites 

      Carabineiro, S.A.C.; Pereira, M.F.R.; Nunes-Pereira, Joao; Silva, Jaime; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Sencadas, Vitor; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-07-13)
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      Carbon nanotube/poly(vinylidene fluoride) (CNT/PVDF) composites were prepared using CNT with different oxidation and thermal treatments. The oxidation procedure leads to CNT with the most acidic characteristics that lower ...