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  • [60]Fullerene for medicinal purposes, a purity criterion towards regulatory considerations 

    Keykhosravi, Sanaz; Rietveld, Ivo B.; Couto, Diana; Tamarit Mur, José Luis; Barrio Casado, María del; Céolin, René; Moussa, Fathi (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2019-08-01)
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    Since the early nineties countless publications have reported promising medicinal applications for [60]fullerene (C60) related to its unparalleled affinity towards free radicals. Yet, until now no officially approved ...
  • A compact noise model for carbon nanotube FETs 

    Landauer, Gerhard Martin; González Jiménez, José Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2012)
    Conference report
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    This paper focuses on the development of a compact noise model for radiofrequency (RF) carbon nanotube field-effect transistors (CNFET). The noise mechanisms in these devices are discussed and the impact of the different ...
  • Análisis y simulación de nuevos nanomateriales para la liberación de fármacos 

    Acero Narvaez, Joel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-05)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    En el presente trabajo se ha realizado la simulación por Dinámica Molecular de dos ferritinas modificadas por medio del programa AMBER. Teniendo como objetivo comprobar la estabilidad de la estructura de dichas ferritinas, ...
  • Angular control of anisotropy-induced bound states in the continuum 

    Mukherjee, Samyobrata; Gomis Bresco, Jordi; Pujol Closa, Maria del Pilar; Artigas García, David; Torner Sabata, Lluís (2019-11-01)
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    Radiation of leaky modes existing in anisotropic waveguides can be cancelled by destructive interference at special propagation directions relative to the optical axis orientation, resulting in fully bound states surrounded ...
  • A novel hybrid nanofibrous strategy to target progenitor cells for cost-effective in situ angiogenesis 

    Sachot, Nadège; Castaño Linares, Óscar; Oliveira, Hugo; Martí Muñoz, Joan; Roguska, Agata; Amedee, Joelle; Lewandowska, Malgorzata; Planell Estany, Josep Anton; Engel López, Elisabeth (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016-11-02)
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    Although the impact of composites based on Ti-doped calcium phosphate glasses is low compared with that of bioglass, they have been already shown to possess great potential for bone tissue engineering. Composites made of ...
  • Aplicaciones de la nanotecnología en los materiales de la construcción 

    Tsotsis, Georgios (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07-27)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    El presente trabajo se enfoca en el análisis de las aplicaciones de la nanotecnología en el sector de la construcción. Se trata principalmente de recopilar y analizar los casos en los que actualmente se aplica la ...
  • Caracterización microestructural de aleaciones NiTi mediante nanoindentación instrumentada 

    Ventura Casellas, Heura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008-12)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    En esta memoria se presenta un estudio de la caracterización de aleaciones binarias NiTi basado en la técnica de nanoindentación instrumentada. El principal objetivo de esta caracterización es el cálculo los módulos ...
  • Carbonaceous catalysts from orange pulp for limonene oxidation 

    Wróblewska, Agnieszka; Serafin, Jaroslaw; Gawarecka, Alicja; Miadlicki, Piotr; Urbas, Karolina; Koren, Zvi C.; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Michalkiewicz, Beata (2019-01-01)
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    The possibility of orange pulp utilization for nanoporous carbons production was investigated. Moreover, processing the obtained materials as limonene oxidation catalysts was studied as well. Limonene was separated from ...
  • Characterization of epoxi based composite with Carbon Nanotubes 

    Garrido Pacheco, Mariano (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-07-20)
    Master thesis
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    This dissertation exposes the characterisation of a nanocomposite made of epoxy resin with carbon nanotubes. The project involves the production of the materials and the fabrication of the specimens to be tested thermally ...
  • Chitosan and chitosan ZnO-based complex nanoparticles: formation, characterization, and antibacterial activity 

    Perelshtein, Ilana; Ruderman, Yelena; Perkas, Nina; Tzanov, Tzanko; Beddow, Jamie; Joyce, Eadaoin; Mason, Timothy J.; Blanes, María; Mollá, Korina; Patlolla, Anitha; Frenkel, Anatoly I.; Gedanken, Aharon (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2013-02-04)
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  • Coatings and inks for food packaging including nanomaterials 

    Bautista, Lorenzo; Molina, Laura; Niembro, Sandra; García Torres, José Manuel; López López, José; Vílchez, Alejandro (Elsevier, 2017)
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  • Confinement of a ß-barrel protein in nanoperforated free-standing nanomembranes for ion transport 

    Puiggalí Jou, Anna; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Casas Becerra, María Teresa; Michaux, Catherine; Perpete, Eric; Estrany Coda, Francesc; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2016-10-14)
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    Bioinspired free-standing nanomembranes (FSNMs) for selective ion transport have been tailored by immobilizing the Omp2a ß-barrel membrane protein inside nanoperforations created in flexible poly(lactic acid) (PLA) ...
  • Co-Ni-carbon composite fibres for directional magnetic actuation 

    García Torres, José Manuel; Crean, Carol; Vallés, E. (Elsevier, 2018-03-05)
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    Flexible microcomponents are being widely employed in the microelectronic industry; however; they suffer from a lack of complex movement. To address this problem, we have developed flexible, electrically conductive, magnetic ...
  • CuGaS2 and CuGaS2–ZnS porous layers from solution-processed nanocrystals 

    Berestok, Taisiia; Guardia, Pablo; Estradé, Sònia; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Peiró, Francesca; Cabot Codina, Andreu; Brock, Stephanie L. (2018-04-05)
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    The manufacturing of semiconducting films using solution-based approaches is considered a low cost alternative to vacuum-based thin film deposition strategies. An additional advantage of solution processing methods is the ...
  • Cytotoxicity and antibacterial activity of selected ananoparticles 

    Ribera Puig, Joan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-07-04)
    Bachelor thesis
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    Nowadays, nanotechnologies are ones of the newest technologies, which a wide range of applications such as in medicine, biotechnology, electronics, energy or sensing. However, the efficiency of nanomaterials or at least ...
  • Decoration of carbon nanostructures with metal sulfides by sonolysis of single-molecule precursors 

    Estrada, Ana Cristina; Mendoza Gómez, Ernesto; Trindade, Tito (2014-07-01)
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    Carbon nanostructures have emerged in recent decades as uniquely convenient materials for a number of technologies. Some of their envisaged applications require hybrid nanostructures that result from the coupling of ...
  • Desarrollo y caracterización de nanocompuestos híbridos 

    Rodríguez Campillo, Jaime (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-10)
    Bachelor thesis
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  • Desenvolupament de tèxtils amb propietats piezoelèctriques basats en fibres de PVDF 

    Amills Valenzuela, Maria Isabel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-08)
    Bachelor thesis
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    Aquest treball parteix d’un estudi previ sobre la generació d’energia mitjançant nanomembranes de PVDF amb dopants. En el present projecte, s’han estudiat les propietats piezoelèctriques d’aquestes membranes a partir ...
  • Dynamics of fast pattern formation in porous silicon by laser interference 

    Pelaez de Fuentes, Ramon Javier; Khun, Timo; Vega Lerín, Fidel; Afonso Rodriguez, Carmen Nieves (2014-10-24)
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    Patterns are fabricated on 290 nm thick nanostructured porous silicon layers by phase-mask laser interference using single pulses of an excimer laser (193 nm, 20 ns pulse duration). The dynamics of pattern formation is ...
  • Efecto de la orientación cristalina en la dureza del carburo de wolframio 

    Verge Estefanía, Carmen (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-03)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    La nanoindentación es una técnica empleada en la caracterización de las propiedades mecánicas (dureza y módulo de Elasticidad) de pequeños volúmenes y la activación de diferentes mecanismos de deformación, tales como líneas ...