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  • Evolution of Additive Manufacturing Processes: From the Background to Hybrid Printers 

    Buj Corral, Irene; Tejo Otero, Aitor; Fenollosa i Artés, Felip (Springer, 2021-12-02)
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    The Additive Manufacturing (AM) field is revolutionizing the industrial sector in different areas such as automotive, aeronautics, medicine, etc. Many patents aboutAMprocesseswere granted at the end of the XXth century. ...
  • Virtual human hand: wrist movements 

    Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Puig de la Bellacasa, Inmaculada; Padilla Magaña, Jesús Fernando; Al Omar Mesnaoui, Anas; Alcelay Larrión, José Ignacio (Springer, 2021-06-27)
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    Hand model with 25 Degrees of Freedom (DOF) was developed and implemented considering forward and inverse kinematics. However, the model, after some experience and use need to add new DOF. The proposed model is with 29 ...
  • Decision support models for the selection of production strategies in the paradigm of digital manufacturing, based on technologies, costs and productivity levels 

    Minguella Canela, Joaquim; Buj Corral, Irene (IntechOpen, 2019-09-12)
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    Digital manufacturing has opened a new window in the way to approach the manufacture of parts. The possible switch from manufacturing and holding physical stock to manoeuvring with a fully-digital one is promising but still ...
  • Using machine learning and accelerometry data for differential diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease and essential tremor 

    Loaiza Duque, Julián D.; González Vargas, Andrés Mauricio; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto (Springer, 2019-10-09)
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    Parkinson’s disease (PD) and Essential Tremor (ET) are the most common tremor syndromes in the world. Currently, a specific Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (123I-FP-CIT SPECT) has proven to be an effective tool ...
  • Virtual human hand: grasps and fingertip deformation 

    Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Al Omar Mesnaoui, Anas; Alcelay Larrión, José Ignacio; Vives i Costa, Jordi (Springer, 2019-07-24)
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    The objective of this paper is to simulate the human hand when grasping an object, considering the angles of the finger joints and the fingertip deformation. To study the grasp of an object used in activities of daily life ...