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  • Softening-precipitation interaction in a Nb-and N-bearing austenitic stainless steel under stress relaxation 

    Cabrera Marrero, José M. (Elsevier, 2020-07)
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    In this work, stress relaxation technique was employed to analyze the softening-precipitation interaction in an ASTM F-1586 austenitic stainless steel, an alloy used in orthopedic implants. Hot compression tests were ...
  • Polyethylene glycol pulsed electrodeposition for the development of antifouling coatings on titanium 

    Buxadera Palomero, Judit; Albo Selma, Kim; Gil Mur, Javier; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-05-01)
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    Titanium dental implants are widely used for the replacement of damaged teeth. However, bacterial infections at the interface between soft tissues and the implant can impair the functionality of the device and lead to ...
  • Design of alternative binders for hard materials 

    Nicolás, M. de; Besharatloo, Hossein; Alvaredo Olmos, Paula; Roa Rovira, Joan Josep; Llanes Pitarch, Luis Miguel; Gordo Odériz, Elena (2020-02-01)
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    In the last years, a special interest has emerged towards the total or partial substitution of traditional cemented carbides composing elements. In this study, a systematic methodology is presented and used to design ...
  • Influence of the processing route on the properties of Ti(C,N)-Fe15Ni cermets 

    Nicolás Morillas, Maria de; Besharatloo, Hossein; Wheeler, J.M.; Dios Pérez, Miguel de; Alvaredo Olmos, Paula; Roa Rovira, Joan Josep; Ferrari, B; Llanes Pitarch, Luis Miguel; Gordo Odériz, Elena (2020-02-01)
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    This study aims to understand the influence of powder preparation and processing steps on the microstructure and properties of Ti(C,N)-Fe15Ni cermets with 70 and 80 vol% of ceramic phase. Two routes were used for powder ...
  • The effect of pre-annealing on the evolution of the 2 microstructure and mechanical behavior of 3 aluminum processed by a novel SPD method 

    Zhilyaev, Alexander P.; Cabrera Marrero, José M. (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-05-21)
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    A novel continuous process of severe plastic deformation (SPD) named continuous close die forging (CCDF) is presented. The CCDF process combines all favorite advances of multidirectional forging and other SPD methods, and ...
  • Antibacterial properties of triethoxysilylpropyl succinic anhydride silane (TESPSA) on titanium dental implants 

    Buxadera Palomero, Judit; Godoy Gallardo, María; Molmeneu Trias, Meritxell; Punset Fuste, Miquel; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-04-01)
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    Infections related to dental implants are a common complication that can ultimately lead to implant failure, and thereby carries significant health and economic costs. In order to ward off these infections, this paper ...
  • Evaluation of the effects of cold atmospheric plasma and plasma-treated liquids in cancer cell cultures [Dataset] 

    Tornin Cavielles, Juan; Labay, Cédric Pierre; Tampieri, Francesco; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Canal Barnils, Cristina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020)
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    The present dataset corresponds to the anticipated results that can be obtained following the protocol described in the article. In particular, dataset corrresponding to Figure 7 presents the absorbance values from the ...
  • Design and development of complex phase steels with improved combination of strength and stretch-flangeability 

    Graux, Alexis; Cazottes, Sophie; de Castro Mazariegos, David; San Martín Fernández, David; Capdevila Montes, Carlos; Cabrera Marrero, José M.; Molas Busquets, Sílvia; Mirkovic, Bojana; Fabregue, Damien (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-06)
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    This study presents the design and development of a hot-rolled bainitic steel, presenting a good combination of strength and stretch-flangeability, for automotive applications. Ti, Nb, and Mo were added in the steel ...
  • Finite element analysis of narrow dental implants 

    Valera Jiménez, José Fernando; Gómez González, Sergio; López López, José; Valmaseda Castellon, Eduardo; Fernández Aguado, Enrique (2020-07-08)
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    Narrow-diameter implants (NDIs) traditionally have been associated to higher rates of failure in comparison with regular-diameter implants (RDIs) and wide-diameter implants (WDIs), since they generate a more unfavorable ...
  • Microstructural and mechanical characterization of a Ti-containing TWIP steel welded joint through GTAW process 

    Benito Páramo, José Antonio; Cabrera Marrero, José M. (2020-09)
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    The aim herein is to study the microstructural and mechanical changes generated in a welded joint of Ti-containing twinning-induced plasticity (TWIP) steel by the gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) process. For this purpose, ...
  • Enhanced generation of reactive species by cold plasma in gelatin solutions for selective cancer cell death 

    Labay, Cédric Pierre; Roldán Baldó, Marcel; Tampieri, Francesco; Stancampiano, Augusto; Bocanegra, Pablo Escot; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Canal Barnils, Cristina (2020-10-06)
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    Atmospheric pressure plasma jets generate reactive oxygen and nitrogen species (RONS) in liquids and biological media, which find application in the new area of plasma medicine. These plasma-treated liquids were demonstrated ...
  • Optimization of blend parameters for the fabrication of polycaprolactone-silicon based ormoglass nanofibers by electrospinning 

    Sachot, Nadège; Castaño Linares, Óscar; Planell Estany, Josep Anton; Engel López, Elisabeth (2015-08-01)
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    Electrospinning is a method that can be used to efficiently produce scaffolds that mimic the fibrous structure of natural tissue, such as muscle structures or the extracellular matrix of bone. The technique is often used ...

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