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    • An empirical methodology for prediction of shape and flow rate of a free-falling non-submerged liquid and casting iron stream 

      Gámez Montero, Pedro Javier; Castilla López, Roberto; Freire Venegas, Francisco Javier; Khamashta Llorens, Maria; Codina Macià, Esteban (2016-09-19)
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      The work presented in this article demonstrates the use of an empirical and simplified approach based on an optical technique and a home-made ad hoc code that give knowledge of the shape and falling velocity of a free-falling ...
    • Atomization of liquids by a novel technique 

      Guallarte Jurado, Marta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Technische Universität Graz, 2013)
      Bachelor thesis
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      The usefulness of sprays in a wide range of industrial applications (combustion, coating, spray drying, etc.) makes the understanding of the atomization process very valuable, specially to choose the most suitable atomizer ...
    • Characterizing ordering in liquids: An information theoretic approach 

      Pardo Soto, Luis Carlos; Henao Aristizábal, Andrés; Vispa, Alessandro (2015-01-01)
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      The determination of special molecular arrangements in disordered phases such as liquids is inherently difficult due to its lack of periodicity, in contrast to the crystalline solids. We have already settled a general ...
    • Competing structures within the first shell of liquid C2Cl6: a molecular dynamics study 

      Henao Aristizábal, Andrés; Pothoczki, Szilvia; Canales Gabriel, Manel; Guàrdia Manuel, Elvira; Pardo Soto, Luis Carlos (2014-02-28)
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      We present a detailed study on the liquid structure of hexachloroethane (C2Cl6) within the first shell using the proper Euler-angles convention. Molecular dynamics is used and the van der Waals picture of a liquid is taken ...
    • Desarrollo de las tecnologias FA multimaterial 

      Valbuena Montejano, Carlos Rubén (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-21)
      Bachelor thesis
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    • Freezing-thawing tests on natural pyroclastic samples 

      Pelaez, R.R; Casini, Francesca; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Gens Solé, Antonio; Viggiani, Giulia M.B. (CRC Press, 2014)
      Conference report
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      Artificial Ground Freezing is one of the construction techniques that were extensively adopted during construction of Line 1 of Napoli Underground, to ensure stability and waterproofing of the platform tunnels and inclined ...
    • Important parameters in plasma jets for the production of RONS in liquids for plasma medicine: A brief review 

      Khlyustova, Anna; Labay, Cédric Pierre; Machala, Zdenko; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Canal Barnils, Cristina (2019-06)
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      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Univerzita Komenského v Bratislave / Univerzita Komenského v Bratislave
      Reactive oxygen and nitrogen species (RONS) are among the key factors in plasma medicine. They are generated by atmospheric plasmas in biological fluids, living tissues and in a variety of liquids. This ability of plasmas ...
    • On the atomic structure of cocaine in solution 

      Johnston, Andrew J; Busch, Sebastian; Pardo Soto, Luis Carlos; Callear, Samantha K.; Biggin, Philip C.; McLain, Sylvia E. (2016)
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      Cocaine is an amphiphilic drug which has the ability to cross the blood–brain barrier (BBB). Here, a combination of neutron diffraction and computation has been used to investigate the atomic scale structure of cocaine in ...
    • On the structure of prilocaine in aqueous and amphiphilic solutions 

      Silva-Santisteban López, Alvaro; Steinke, Nicola; Johnston, Andrew J; Ruiz Tabbia, Guadalupe Natalia; Pardo Soto, Luis Carlos; McLain, Sylvia E. (2017-05-28)
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      The solvation of prilocaine has been investigated in pure water and in an amphiphilic methanol/water solution using a combination of neutron diffraction with isotopic substitution augmented by Empirical Potential Structure ...
    • Plasma-induced selectivity in bone cancer cells death 

      Canal Barnils, Cristina; Fontelo, Raul; Hamouda, Inés; Guillem Martí, Jordi; Cvelbar, Uros; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau (2017-09-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Background Current therapies for bone cancers - either primary or metastatic – are difficult to implement and unfortunately not completely effective. An alternative therapy could be found in cold plasmas generated at ...
    • Práctica de la constante elàstica de un muelle 

      Planas Castelltort, Xavier (2008-03)
      Audiovisual
      Open Access
    • Role of steric and electrostatic effects in the short-range order of quasitetrahedral molecular liquids 

      Pothoczki, Sz.; Ottochian, A.; Rovira Esteva, Muriel; Pardo Soto, Luis Carlos; Tamarit Mur, José Luis; Cuello, G.J. (2012-01-01)
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      The study of how both steric and electrostatic interactions affect the structure of liquids formed by quasitetrahedral molecules has been undertaken in this work. We have studied trichlorobromomethane (CBrCl3) and ...
    • Sorption and desorption studies of Pb(II) and Ni(II) from aqueous solutions by a new composite based on alginate and magadiite materials 

      Attar, Keltoum; Demey Cedeño, Hary; Bouazza, Djamila; Sastre Requena, Ana María (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2019-02-15)
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      A new composite material based on alginate and magadiite/Di-(2-ethylhexyl) phosphoric acid (CAM-D2EHPA) was successfully prepared by previous impregnation of layered magadiite with D2EHPA extractant, and then immobilized ...
    • Ultrastable glasses portray similar behaviour to ordinary glasses at high pressure 

      Rodríguez-Tinoco, Cristian; Gonzalez Silveira, Marta; Barrio Casado, María del; Lloveras Muntané, Pol Marcel; Tamarit Mur, José Luis; Garden, Jean Luc; Rodríguez Viejo, Javier (Macmillan Publishers, 2016-10-03)
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      Pressure experiments provide a unique opportunity to unravel new insights into glass-forming liquids by exploring its effect on the dynamics of viscous liquids and on the evolution of the glass transition temperature. Here ...
    • Zero-flow offset variation in ultrasonic clamp-on flowmeters due to inhomogeneity and nonlinearity of pipe materials 

      Millán Blasco, Oliver; Salazar Soler, Jorge; Chávez Domínguez, Juan Antonio; Turó Peroy, Antonio; García Hernández, Miguel J. (2017-11)
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      The objective of this paper is to measure the zero-flow offset variation in ultrasonic Clamp-on flowmeters produced by using pipes made of materials with a nonhomogeneous and nonlinear behavior. The evaluation of this ...