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  • Polymers for bone repair 

    Rey Viñoles, Sergi; Engel López, Elisabeth; Mateos Timoneda, Miguel Ángel (Woodhead Publishing, 2019-01-11)
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    The substitution of tissues due to tumors, pathologies, or traumatic accidents is well known, and different surgical branches perform these kinds of surgeries on a daily basis with relative ease. The substitution of bone ...
  • An investigation on the effect of pressure and temperature on microcellular foams of Poly(lactic) acid (PLA)/Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) binary blends 

    Kamrani Moghadam, Mohammad Reza; Sánchez Soto, Miguel (Springer, 2020-05-30)
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    Reducing the weight of petrol-derived plastics is a common way to decrease the environmental impact of several products. Another option consist in using biopolymers instead. However, most of the times, the complete ...
  • Evaluation of the mechanical properties of Poly(Lactic) Acid/ABS Bio-Blend foams 

    Sánchez Soto, Miguel; Kamrani Moghadam, Mohammad Reza; Maspoch Rulduà, Mª Lluïsa; Santana Pérez, Orlando Onofre; Cailloux, Jonathan (Springer, 2020-05-30)
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    Foaming is a powerful method that allows lightening of products and reducing the amount of material used. Poly(lactic) acid (PLA) is considered a promising thermoplastic for the replacement of traditional non-biodegradable ...