Just published: Incorporation of Fiber Bragg Sensors for Shape Memory Polyurethanes Characterization

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Authors: Nélia Alberto; Maria A. Fonseca; Victor Neto; Rogério Nogueira; Mónica Oliveira; Rui Moreira. Journal: Sensors. 2017; 17(11):2600. Abstract Shape memory polyurethanes (SMPUs) are thermally activated shape memory materials, which can be used as actuators or sensors in applications including aerospace, aeronautics, automobiles or the biomedical industry. The accurate characterization of the memory effect of these […]

Plasma Treated Active Carbon for Capacitive Deionization of Saline Water

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Just published: “Plasma Treated Active Carbon for Capacitive Deionization of Saline Water” Journal of Nanomaterials, vol. 2017, Article ID 1934724, 8 pages, 2017. doi:10.1155/2017/1934724 Abstract: The plasma treatment on commercial active carbon (AC) was carried out in a capacitively coupled plasma system using Ar + 10% O2 at pressure of 4.0 Torr. The RF plasma power ranged […]

“Desenvolvimento de um produto para gamificação de formação em metodologias de trabalho Lean”

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“Desenvolvimento de um produto para gamificação de formação em metodologias de trabalho Lean” Trabalho de dissertação (estágio final) do Mestrado Integrado em Engenharia Mecânica da Universidade de Aveiro de Henrique Carvalho Bessa, realizado na RM Consulting. As provas publicas decorreram a 18 de Junho de 2017

Advanced Production Technologies based Entrepreneurship Assignment to promote Circular Economy

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In the scope of Advanced Production Technologies course, Mechanical Engineering students or Industrial Engineering and Management students have developed a production and business plan/model making use of one or more advanced manufacturing technologies (additive fabrication, microtechnology, nanotechnology and/or others) and settled in a Circular Economy model. Students need to present in there assignment the context of the proposed […]

Advanced Production Technologies course students find solutions to real shop floor issues

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In the scope of Advanced Production Technologies course, Mechanical Engineering students or Industrial Engineering and Management students are challenged to analyze real industrial problems and to suggest technical solutions to these problems, sustained in technical and scientific data, as well as with an investment estimation and revenue prediction. Proposals must be genuine engineering solutions.  In the […]

Students of the Industrial Engineering and Management Master Course visit LIFEPOLY

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In the scope of Advanced Production Technologies course, students of the Industrial Engineering and Management Master course are challenged to analyze real industrial problems and to suggest technical solutions to these problems. Students of Industrial Engineering and Management Master course of the University of Aveiro visited LIFEPOLY – Polymer Recycling and Valorization, located in Oiã, […]

The impacts of emergent pollutants on Ruditapes philippinarum: biochemical responses to carbon nanoparticles exposure

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The impacts of emergent pollutants on Ruditapes philippinarum: biochemical responses to carbon nanoparticles exposure Lucia De Marchi, Victor Neto, Carlo Pretti, Etelvina Figueira, Federica Chiellini, Amadeu M.V.M. Soares, Rosa Freitas, Aquatic Toxicology, 187 (2017) 38-47 Abstract: Multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) are one of the most important carbon Nanoparticles (NPs). The production and use of these […]