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    • Catalytic performance of zinc-supported copper and nickel catalysts in the glycerol hydrogenolysis 

      Chimentäo, Ricardo José; Miranda Morales, Bárbara C.; Gispert Guirado, Francesc; Medina Cabello, Francisco; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Santos, João Batista O. (2020-03-01)
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      Gas-phase catalytic conversion of glycerol to value added chemicals was investigated over zinc-supported copper and nickel catalysts. The addition of aluminum in the support was also investigated in glycerol conversion and ...
    • Conversion of glycerol over 10%Ni/y-Al2O3 catalyst 

      Miranda Morales, Bárbara C.; Chimentao, Ricardo J; Santos, Jeannette B O; Gispert Guirado, Francesc; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Medina Cabello, Francisco; López Bonillo, Francisco; Sueiras, Jesus Eduardo (2014-04-05)
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      The conversion of glycerol in gas phase and atmospheric pressure has been investigated over 10 wt.% Ni/γ-Al2O3 catalyst. The catalysts were prepared with nickel nitrate and pre-treated with hydrogen in the range of 623–1073 ...
    • Counter-current separation of cobalt(II)–nickel(II) from aqueous sulphate media with a mixture of Primene JMT-Versatic 10 diluted in kerosene 

      Belhadj, Nadia; Benabdallah, Tayeb; Coll Ausió, Mª Teresa; Fortuny Sanromá, Agustín; Hadj Youcef, Mohammed; Sastre Requena, Ana María (2019-02-27)
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      This work claims the use of the mixture of Primene®JMT-Versatic 10 [HJMT+·Versatic-] IL diluted in Kerosene as an extractant for cobalt/nickel separation from sulphate media by solvent extraction technique, its application ...
    • Development of a new chitosan/Ni(OH)(2)-based sorbent for boron removal 

      Demey Cedeño, Hary; Vincent, Thierry; Ruiz Planas, Montserrat; Sastre Requena, Ana María; Guibal, Eric (2014-05-15)
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      A new composite containing chitosan (as the encapsulating material) and nickel (II) hydroxide [chiNi(II)] has been manufactured for the removal of boron from aqueous solutions. The biosorbent was characterised using SEM ...
    • ElectroCatalytic Activity of Nickel Foam with Co, Mo, and Ni Phosphide Nanostructures 

      Rezayat, Mohammad; Yazdi, Morteza Saghafi; Roa Rovira, Joan Josep (MDPI AG, 2022-04-27)
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      In this study, the electrocatalytic activity of nickel foam, which is activated by cobalt, molybdenum, and nickel phosphide nanostructures, is prepared by the plasma hydrothermal method for use in the release of hydrogen ...
    • Fracture and fatigue behavior of a WC-Ni cemented carbide 

      Tarragó Cifre, Jose María; Ferrari, Claudio; Reig, Blanca; Coureaux Mustelier, David; Schneider, Ludwig; Llanes Pitarch, Luis Miguel (2013)
      Conference report
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      Nowadays, one of the main research areas in cemented carbides is focused on the replacement of cobalt as a binder for more economical materials with similar or improved properties. Nickel is one of the materials most ...
    • Hydrogenolysis of glycidol as an alternative route to obtain 1,3-propanediol selectively using MOx-modified nickel-copper catalysts supported on acid mesoporous saponite 

      Gebrestadik, Fiseha B.; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Salagre, Pilar; Cesteros, Yolanda (2017-10-10)
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      Ni and Cu mono- and bimetallic catalysts modified with various types of acid oxides MOx (M=Mo, V, W, and Re) were tested for the hydrogenolysis of glycidol as an alternative route to the hydrogenolysis of glycerol to obtain ...
    • Influence of copper on nickel-based catalysts in the conversion of glycerol 

      Miranda Morales, Bárbara C.; Chimentao, Ricardo J; Szanyi, J; Braga, A.H.; Santos, Jeannette B O; Gispert Guirado, Francesc; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Medina Cabello, Francisco (2015-05-01)
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      The catalytic transformation of glycerol to value-added compounds was investigated over bimetallic Ni-Cu/gamma-Al2O3 catalysts with Ni/Cu atomic ratios of 8/1, 4/1, 2/1, 1/1, 1/2, 1/4, and 1/8. XPS analysis revealed that ...
    • Influence of the microstructure on electrochemical corrosion and nickel release in NiTi orthodontic archwires 

      Briceño, J.; Romeu, A.; Espinar, Eduardo; Llamas Carreras, Jose Maria; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier (2013)
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      The aim of this work was to determine the influence of the present phases and the chemical composition on the corrosion behavior and the nickel ion release of the NiTi orthodontic archwires. Eight Ni–Ti archwires from six ...
    • Liquid-liquid separation of nickel and cobalt by using versatic acid 10 + PRIMENE 81-R in sulphate medium 

      Plaza Jiménez, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10)
      Bachelor thesis
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      Covenantee:   Schneider Electric
      Unit mass transfer operations gather lots of different techniques to separate compounds. These, are based on the exploiment of different physical and chemical properties of the compounds involved. One of these operations ...
    • Photocatalyzed hydrogen evolution from water by a composite catalyst of NH2-MIL-125(Ti) and surface nickel(II) species 

      Meyer, Kim; Bashir, Shahid; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Idriss, Hicham; Ranocchiari, Marco; van Bokhoven, Jeroen A. (2016-09-01)
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      A composite of the metal–organic framework (MOF) NH2-MIL-125(Ti) and molecular and ionic nickel(II) species, catalyzed hydrogen evolution from water under UV light. In 95 v/v¿% aqueous conditions the composite produced ...
    • Semi-dynamic leaching tests of nickel containing wastes stabilized/solidified with magnesium potassium phosphate cements 

      Torras Grané, Josep; Buj Corral, Irene; Rovira Boixaderas, Miquel; Pablo Ribas, Joan de (Elsevier, 2011-02-28)
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      Herein is presented a study on the long-term leaching behaviour of nickel containing wastes stabilized/solidified with magnesium potassium phosphate cements. Two different semi-dynamic leaching tests were carried out on ...
    • Softening and hardening of ECAP nickel under ultrasonic treatment 

      Zhilyaev, A. P.; Samigullina, A. A.; Medvedeva, A. E.; Sergeev, S. N.; Cabrera Marrero, José M.; Nazarov, A. A. (2017-06)
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      Commercially pure nickel was processed by equal channel angular pressing (ECAP) through route Bc for 12 passes to obtain an ultrafine grained (UFG) microstructure and further subjected to an ultrasonic treatment (UST) ...
    • Sources of deactivation during glycerol conversion on Ni/gamma-Al2O3 

      Chimentao, Ricardo J; Miranda Morales, Bárbara C.; Szanyi, J; Sepulveda, C.; Santos, Jeannette B O; Correa, J. V. S.; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Medina Mena, Francisco (2017-07-01)
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      Hydrogenolysis of glycerol was studied using a diluted aqueous solution of glycerol in gas phase and atmospheric pressure on Ni/¿-Al2O3 catalyst. The catalytic transformation of glycerol generates products derived from ...
    • Structural and chemical state of doped and impregnated mesoporous Ni/CeO2 catalysts for the water-gas shift 

      Vovchock, Dimitriy; Guild, Curtis J.; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Palomino, Robert M.; Waluyo, Iradwikanari; Rodriguez, Jose A.; Suib, Steven L.; Senanayake, Sanjaya D. (2018-10-25)
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      Mesoporous Ni/CeO2 catalysts of variable loadings were prepared using in-situ doping and impregnation synthesis techniques. The catalysts were found to exhibit activity for the water-gas shift (WGS) reaction, particularly ...
    • Study of the effect of ball burnishing process 

      Rue Mascarell, Jaume (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-07-06)
      Master thesis
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      En aquest treball de final de màster s’analitza la influencia del brunyit sobre diverses propietats mecàniques en dos aliatges utilitzats en la industria aeronàutica, un aliatge amb base de níquel, UDIMET 720 i un acer ...
    • Sustitución con níquel químico: Una visión global 

      López Moreno, Adrián (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-10-21)
      Bachelor thesis
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      El projecte es situa dins les fases inicials d'un procés de substitució d’un depòsit de crom dur per un recobriment níquel químic. La problemàtica pel que fa a la prohibició de la utilització de crom hexavalent per part ...
    • Tuning the high-temperature properties of Pr2NiO4+δ by simultaneous Pr- and Ni-cation replacement 

      Istomin, S. Ya.; Karakulina, O. M.; Rozova, M.G.; Kazakov, S.M.; Gippius, A.A.; Antipov, E.V.; Bobrikov, I.A.; Balagurov, A.M.; Tsirlin, A.A.; Michau, A.; Biendicho, J.J.; Svensson, G. (2016)
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      Novel Pr2-xSrxNi1-xCoxO4±δ (x = 0.25; 0.5; 0.75) oxides with the tetragonal K2NiF4-type structure have been prepared. Room-temperature neutron powder diffraction (NPD) study of x = 0.25 and 0.75 phases together with ...