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Publications 2012

Nanotecnology Research Group (NRD)

 

Publications

Book chapters:

Mónica Oliveira, Victor Neto, Maria Fonseca, Tatiana Zhiltsova e José Grácio, "Microinjection molding of enhanced thermoplastics", capítulo do livro "Thermoplastic Elastomers", editado por Adel El-Sonbati, In Tech d.o.o., Croacia ISBN 978-953-51-0346-2

 

Papers in International Journals:

1. J. A. Santos, V. F. Neto, D. Ruch, J. Grácio  – “Nanocrystalline diamond coatings for mechanical seals applications”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 12 (2012) 6835-6839.

2. J. A. Santos, Samaneh Ranjbar, V. F. Neto, D. Ruch, J. Grácio – “Tuning the conditions for the deposition of nanocrystalline diamond by hot filament CVD”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 12 (2012) 6822-6827.

3. V. F. Neto, J. Lencart, A.G. Dias, J.A.M. Santos, A. Ramos, C. Relvas – “The effect of megavoltage radiation on polymeric materials to be used in biomedical devices”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 12 (2012) 6779-6784.

5. C. A. N. Estima, V. F. Neto, M.S.A. Oliveira, J. Grácio – “Nanocrystalline diamond coating on non-planar silicon substrates”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 12 (2012) 6700-6706.

6.J. A. Santos, V. F. Neto, D. Ruch, J. Grácio – “The deposition of nanocrystalline diamond by HFCVD in different materials”, Journal of Nano Research, 18-19 (2012) 227-234. DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/JNanoR.18-19.227

7. Sofia A. Lima, Humberto Varum, Almir Sales, Victor F. Neto – “Analysis of the mechanical properties of compressed earth block masonry using the sugarcane bagasse ash”, Construction & Building Materials, 35 (2012) 829–837. DOI:10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2012.04.127

8.  Lúcia Bilro, Nélia Alberto, João Lemos Pinto and Rogério Nogueira, "Optical sensors based on plastic fibers", Sensors,  12 (2012) 12184-12207. DOI: 10.3390/s120912184

9.  R. Hawaldar, P. Merino, M. R. Correia, I. Bdikin, J. Grácio, J. Méndez, J. A. Martín-Gago & M. K. Singh, “Large-area high-throughput synthesis of monolayer graphene sheet by Hot Filament Thermal Chemical Vapor Deposition”, Scientific Reports Volume: 2, Article number: 682; Doi:10.1038/srep00682 URL: http://www.nature.com/srep/2012/120921/srep00682/full/srep00682.html

10. S. K. Singh, M. K. Singh, P. P. Kulkarni, V. K. Sonkar, J. J. A. Grácio, and D. Dash, “Amine-Modified Graphene: Thrombo-Protective Safer Alternative to Graphene Oxide for Biomedical Applications”, ACS Nano, 2012, 6 (3), pp 2731–2740, URL: DOI: 10.1021/nn300172t

11. Chun-Teh Chen, Vincent Ball, José Joaquim de Almeida Gracio, Manoj Kumar Singh, Valérie Toniazzo, David Ruch and Markus J. Buehler, Self-Assembly Of Tetramers Of 5,6 Dihydroxyindole Explains The Primary Physical Properties Of Eumelanin: Experiment, Simulation And Design, ACS Nano 2012

12. L. Syam Sundar, M. K Singh, “Convective heat transfer and friction factor correlations of nanofluid in a tube and with inserts: A review”, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews vol. 20, 23-35, 2013. URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2012.11.041

13. M. K. Singh, E. Titus, Paula A.A.P. Marques, G.Gonçalves, J. Gracio, “Direct nucleation of silver nanoparticles on graphene sheet”, J Nanosci Nanotechnol. Aug;12(8): pp. 6731-6, 2012 URL: DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2012.4572

14.  L. Syam Sundar, E. Venkata Ramana, A.C.M. De Sousa M. K. Singh, “Viscosity of low volume concentrations of magnetic Fe3O4 nanoparticles dispersed in ethylene glycol and water mixture”, Chemical Physics Letter vol. 554, 236-242, 2012 URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cplett.2012.10.042

15. V. Ball, D. Del Frari, M. Michel, J. Gracio, M. K. Singh, M. J. Buehler, Y. Yan Yang, V. Toniazzo, and D. Ruch, “Deposition mechanism and properties of  thin polydopamine films for high added value applications in surface science at the Nanoscale”, BioNanoScience, Volume 2, Issue 1, pages 16 - 34, ISSN 2191-1630; 2012, URL: http://www.springerlink.com/content/847p7636n63p3376/

16.  I.Ahmad, M. K. Singh, M. L. Pereira, M. Pacheco, M. A. Santos, A. C. Duarte, E. Pereira, J. Grácio, “Morphological, compositional and structural changes in the Scrobicularia plana shell in response to environmental mercury-an indelible fingerprint of metal exposure?”, Chemosphere. 2012 Dec 26. pii: S0045-6535(12)01454-3. URL: doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.11.049.

17. S. Kumari, M. K. Singh, S. K. Singh, J. J. A. Grácio  and D. Dash, “Nanodiamond activates blood platelets and induces thromboembolism”, Nanomedicine (2012), http://www.futuremedicine.com/loi/nnm

18. A.Brandão, J.F.Monteiro, A.V.Kovalevsky, D.P.Fagg, V.V.Kharton, J.R.Frade, "Guidelines for improving resistance to CO2 of materials for solid state electrochemical systems" Solid State Ionics, 192(1)(2011)16-20

19.  A.D.Brandão, J.Gracio, G.C.Mather, "V.V.Kharton, D.P.Fagg, B-site substitutions in LaNb1-xMxO4-d materials in the search for potential proton conductors (M=Ga,Ge,Si,B,Ti,Zr,P,Al)," J.Solid State Chem. 184(4)(2011)863-870

20. J.M.Sousa, A.L.Ferreira, D.P.Fagg, E.Titus, R.Krishna, J.Gracio, "Temperature dependence of the Henry’s law constant for hydrogen storage in NaA Zeolites : A Monte Carlo Simulation study" Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 12(2012)6785-6791

21. P.A.N.Dias, J.A.C.Alves, D.P.Fagg, M.S. Reis, M.H.Gil, "Development of Semitransparent Wood-Polymer Composites" J.Vinyl and Additive Tech. 18(2)(2012)95

22.  J.F.Monteiro, A.A.Ferreira, I.Antunes, D.P.Fagg, J.R.Frade, "Thermodynamic restrictions on mechanosynthesis of strontium titanate" J.Solid State Chem. 185(2012)143-149

23.  A.D.Brandão, I.Antunes, J.R.Frade, J.Torre, S.M.Mikhalev, D.P.Fagg, "Mechanochemical preparation, sintering aids and hybrid microwave sintering in the proton conductor Sr0.02La0.98Nb1-xVxO4-d, x = 0, 0.15", Int.J.Hydrogen Energy 37(8)(2012)7252-7261

24. J.Grácio, E. Titus, V.Neto, P.Marques, D.P.Fagg, M.K.Singh, M. Coelho, J.Mendes, “Selected peer-reviewed articles from international conference on advanced nanomaterials (ANM 2010) (Editorial),” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 12(8)(2012)6599

25.  H.S. Soares, X. Zhang, I. Antunes, J.R. Frade, G.C. Mather, D.P. Fagg, "Effect of phosphorus additions on the sintering and transport properties of proton conducting BaZr0.85Y0.15O3-d", J.Solid State Chem. 191(2012)27

26.  H.S.Soares, X.Zhang, J.R.Frade, G.C.Mather, D.P.Fagg, "The potential of boron as a sintering additive for Ba(Zr,Y)O3-d materials", accepted J.Solid State Chem. 2012.

27. N.Narendar, P.N.Dias, G.C.Mather, D.P.Fagg, “The importance of phase purity in Ni-BaZr0.85Y0.15O3-d cermet anodes – Novel nitrate-free combustion route and electrochemical study,” RSC Advances, DOI: 10.1039/C2RA22301E, 2012.

28. H.S. Soares, G.C. Mather, M.Vila, D.P. Fagg, "Preparation of the orthorhombic polymorph of BaGeO3 by room temperature mechanosynthesis", submitted Chem. Comm. 2012

29. M.C.Matesanz, M.Vila, M.J.Feito, J.Linares, G.Gonçalves, M.Vallet-Regi, P.A.A.P.Marques, M.T.Portolés. Graphene oxide nanosheets localized on f-actin filaments Induce cell cycle alterations in different cell types. Biomaterials, DOI:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2012.11.001

30.  M.C. Matesanz, M. Vila, M.J. Feito, J. Linares, M.Vallet-Regi, P.A.A.P.Marques, M.T.Portolés. Cell responses to graphene oxide nanosheets. FEBS Journal, 279 (2012) 547-548

31. Carlos M. Granadeiro, Sandra M.A. Cruz, Gil Gonçalves, Paula A.A.P. Marques, Pedro M.F.J. Costa, Rute A. Sá Ferreira, Luís D. Carlos and Helena I.S. Nogueira. Photoluminescent bimetallic-3-hydroxypicolinate/graphene oxide nanocomposite. RSC Advances,2 (2012) 9443–9447

32. M Vila, MT Portolés, PAAP Marques, MJ Feito,MC Matesanz, C Ramírez-Santillán, G Gonçalves, SMA Cruz, A Nieto-Peña, M Vallet-Regi. Cell uptake survey of pegylated nano graphene oxide. Nanotechnology 23 (2012) 465103

33. G Gonçalves, SMA Cruz, A Ramalho, J Grácio, PAAP Marques. Graphene oxide versus functionalized carbon nanotubes as reinforcing agente in a PMMA/HA bone cement. Nanoscale, 4 (2012) 2937-2945

34. MK Singh, E Titus, R Krishna, Gil Goncalves, PAAP Marques, J Gracio. Direct Nucleation of Silver Nanoparticles on Graphene Sheet. J. Nanos. Nanotechnol. 12 (2012) 6731-6736

35.  PAAP Marques, G Gonçalves, MK Singh, J Grácio. Graphene oxide and hydroxyapatite as fillers of polylactic acic nanocomposites: preparation and characterization. J. Nanos. Nanotechnol. 12 (2012) 6686-6692.

36. Radheshyam Rai, Pedro Duarte, Igor Bdikin, Manuel Almeida Valente, PAAP Marques, Jose Gracio, Andrei L. Kholkin. Local Nanoelectromechanical Properties of Multiferroics Gd-Doped BiFeO3-BaTiO3 Solid Solution. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 12 (2012) 6639-6644

37. S. Pinto,  R. Krishna, C. Dias, G. Pimentel, G. N. P. Oliveira, J. M. Teixeira, P. Aguiar, E. Titus, J. Gracio, J. Ventura, and J. P. Araújo, Resistive switching and activity-dependent modifications in Ni-doped graphene oxide thin films, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 063104 (2012)

38. Rahul Krishna , Elby Titus , Luís C. Costa , José C. J. M. D. S. Menezes , Maria R. P. Correia , Sara Pinto , João Ventura , J. P. Araújo , José A. S. Cavaleiro and José J. A. Gracio, Facile synthesis of hydrogenated reduced graphene oxide via hydrogen spillover mechanism, J. Mater. Chem., 2012, 22, 10457-10459

39.  Rahul Krishna,Sudeshna Chandra, Neelkanth Bardhan, Maryam Salimian, Y. Y. Yang, Elby Titus, Jose Gracio, and Dhirendra Bahadur, Design of an amperometric glucose biosensor based on Glucose oxidase (GOx)/Arginated Fe3O4/Glassy Carbon Electrode (GCE), Science of Advanced Materials, in press

40. Rahul Krishna, Elby Titus, Sudeshna Chandra,Neel Kanth Bardhan, Rohit Krishna, Dhrien Bahadur and José Gracio, Fabrication of a glucose biosensor based on Citric acid assisted Cobalt Ferrite Magnetic Nanoparticles, J Nanosci Nanotechnol. 2012, 12(8):6631-8.

41. Rahul Krishna, Elby Titus, Rohit Krishna, Neelkanth Bardhan, Dhiren Bahadur1 and José Gracio, Wet- chemical green synthesis of L-lysine amino acid stabilized biocompatible iron- oxide magnetic nanoparticles, J Nanosci Nanotechnol. 2012,12(8):6645-51

42.  Coelho, Margarida C.; Torrao, Guilhermina; Emami, Nazanin; et al. Nanotechnology in Automotive Industry: Research Strategy and Trends for the Future-Small Objects, Big Impacts. J Nanosci Nanotechnol 2012, 12(8) 6621-6630 DOI: 10.1166/jnn.2012.4573 Published: AUG 2012

43. Heredia, Alejandro; Meunier, Vincent; Bdikin, Igor K.; et al. Nanoscale Ferroelectricity in Crystalline gamma-Glycine, ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS 22 Issue: 14 Pages: 2996-3003 DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201103011 Published: JUL 24 2012

44.  Bdikin, Igor; Bystrov, Vladimir; Delgadillo, Ivonne; et al. Polarization switching and patterning in self-assembled peptide tubular structures, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS Volume: 111 Issue: 7 Article Number: 074104 DOI: 10.1063/1.3699202 Published: APR 1 2012

45. Nibennanoune, Z.; George, D.; Antoni, F.; et al. Improving diamond coating on T16Al4V substrate using a diamond like carbon interlayer: Raman residual stress evaluation and AFM analyses DIAMOND AND RELATED MATERIALS Volume: 22 Pages: 105-112 DOI: 10.1016/j.diamond.2011.12.023 Published: FEB 2012

46.  Bdikin, Igor; Bystrov, Vladimir; Kopyl, Svitlana; et al. Evidence of ferroelectricity and phase transition in pressed diphenylalanine peptide nanotubes APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS Volume: 100 Issue: 4 Article Number: 043702 DOI: 10.1063/1.3676417 Published: JAN 23 2012

47. Kulkarni, Paresh Prahlad; Singh, Sunil K.; Singh, Manoj K.; et al. Non-thrombotic and haemocompatible amine-modified graphene is a safer alternative to graphene oxide for biomedical use. FASEB JOURNAL Volume: 26 Published: APR 2012

48.  Igor Bdikin, Vladimir Bystrov, Svitlana Kopyl, Rui P. G. Lopes, Ivonne Delgadillo, Jose´ Gracio, Elena Mishina, Alexander Sigov, and Andrei L. Kholkin, Evidence of ferroelectricity and phase transition in pressed diphenylalanine peptide nanotubes, Appl. Phys. Let. 100, 043702 (2012).

49.  Igor Bdikin, Vladimir Bystrov, Ivonne Delgadillo, José Gracio, Svitlana Kopyl, Maciej Wojtas, Elena Mishina, Alexander Sigov, and Andrei L. Kholkin, Polarization switching and patterning in self-assembled peptide tubular structures, J. Appl. Phys. 111, 074104 (7p) (2012).

50.  I. K. Bdikin, M. Wojtas, D. Kiselev, D. Isakov & A. L. Kholkin,  Ferroelectric-Paraelectric Phase Transition in Triglycine Sulphate via Piezoresponse Force Microscopy, Ferroelectrics, 426:1, 215-222 (2012).

51.  Indrani Coondoo, Neeraj Panwar, I Bdikin, V S Puli, R S Katiyar and A L Kholkin, Structural, morphological and piezoresponse studies of Pr and Sc co-substituted BiFeO3 ceramics, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 45 (2012) 055302 (7pp).

52. Indrani Coondoo, Neeraj Panwa, Amit Tomar, Igor Bdikin, A.L. Kholkin,Venkata S. Puli, Ram S. Katiyar, Improved magnetic and piezoresponse behavior of cobalt substituted BiFeO3 thin film, Thin Solid Films 520, 6493–6498 (2012).

53.  E.C.Lima, E.B.Araujo, A.G.Souza Filho, A.R.Paschoal, I.K.Bdikin and A.L.Kholkin, Structural depth profile and nanoscale piezoelectric properties of randomly oriented Pb(Zr0.50Ti0.50)O3 thin films, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 45 (2012) 215304 (6pp).

54. Lima, E. C.; Araujo, E. B.; Bdikin, I. K.; A.L. Kholkin, The self-polarization effect in Pb(Zr0.50Ti0.50)O-3 thin films with no preferential orientation, MATERIALS RESEARCH BULLETIN  47,    3548-3551  (2012).

55.  Rai, Radheshyam; Coondoo, Indrani; Rani, Rashmi; Bdikin, Igor; Sharma, Seema; Kholkin, Andrei L., Impedance spectroscopy and piezoresponse force microscopy analysis of lead-free (1-x) K0.5Na0.5NbO3 - xLiNbO(3) ceramics, CURRENT APPLIED PHYSICS  13, 430-440   (2012).

56.  Neeraj Panwar, Igor K. Bdikin, Anna N. Morozovska, and Andrei L. Kholkin,  Domain growth kinetics in La0.89Sr0.11MnO3 single crystal studied by piezoresponse force microscopy, J. Appl. Phys. 112, 052019 (2012).

57. P. De Sousa, N. Panwar, I. Bdikin, A. L. Kholkin, C. M. Fernandes A. M. R. Senos, Effect of the Grain Size on the Magnetic Phase Separation in La0.8Sr0.2MnO3 by Magnetic Force Microscopy, MICROSCOPY AND MICROANALYSIS  18,    101-102    (2012).

58. Robert C. Pullar, Igor G. Bdikin, Ashok K. Bhattacharya, Magnetic properties of randomly oriented BaM, SrM, Co2Y, Co2Z and Co2W hexagonal ferrite fibres , Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 32, 905-913 (2012).

59.  A. A. Timopheev, I. Bdikin, A. F. Lozenko, O. V. Stognei, A. V. Sitnikov, A. V. Los, and N. A. Sobolev, Superferromagnetism and coercivity in Co-Al2O3 granular films with perpendicular anisotropy, J. Appl. Phys. 111, 123915 (2012).

60. P. Sa, I. Bdikin, B. Almeida, A. G. Rolo, D. Isakov,  Production and PFM characterization of barium titanate nanofibers, Ferroelectrics, 429:48–55 (2012).

61. Sencadas, V.; Ribeiro, C.; Heredia, A., I.K. Bdikin, A.L. Kholkin, S. Lanceros-Mendez, Local piezoelectric activity of single poly(L-lactic acid) (PLLA) microfibers, APPLIED PHYSICS A-MATERIALS SCIENCE & PROCESSING  109,   51-55   (2012).

62. Firsova, N. Yu.; Mishina, E. D.; Sigov, A. S.; Senkevich, S. V.; Pronin, I. P.; Kholkin, A.; Bdikin, I.; Yuzyuk, Yu. I., Femtosecond Infrared Laser Annealing of PZT Films on a Metal Substrate, FERROELECTRICS  433, 164-169   (2012).

63. V. S. Bystrov, E. Paramonova, I. Bdikin, S. Kopyl, A. Heredia, R. C. Pullar & A. L. Kholkin, BioFerroelectricity: Diphenylalanine Peptide Nanotubes Computational Modeling and Ferroelectric Properties at the Nanoscale, Ferroelectrics 440, 3-24 (2012).

64.  D. A. Kiselev, K. Z. Rushchanskii, I. K. Bdikin, M. D. Malinkovich, Y. N. Parkhomenko & Yu. M. Vysochanskii, Theoretical Prediction and Direct Observation of Metastable Non-Polar Regions in Domain Structure of Sn2P2S6 Ferroelectrics with Triple-Well Potential, Ferroelectrics 438, 55-67 (2012).

 

Publications in Conference proceedings

Nélia Alberto, José Santos, Carlos Marques, Victor Neto and Rogério Nogueira, "Nanodiamond coated Bragg gratings for sensing applications", 22nd International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, Beijing, China, October 15-19, 2012. Proc. SPIE, vol. 8421, 842120 (4 pp.) http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.974993

V. F. Neto, T.V. Zhiltsova, M.S.A. Oliveira, J.A. Ferreira, J. Grácio, J.C. Vasco, A. S. Pouzada, A.J. Pontes – “Advanced coating systems towards the analysis of polymer flow within microcavities”, PMI 2012 - 5nd International Conference on Polymers & Moulds Innovations, Ghent, Bélgica, 12 a 14 de Setembro de 2012

A.D. Brandão, I. Antunes, J. R. Frade, J. Torre, V. V. Kharton, and D. P. Fagg. “Scheelite Phase Retention in LaNbO4-based materials by B-site substitution - Potential proton-conducting electrolytes.” Bilateral Energy Conference E-MRS “Fuel cells energy” Nice, France, 2011

Evelina Enqvist Paula A.A.P Marques, Jose Gracio, Nazanin Emami. Nanoparticle Reinforced UHMWPE for Orthopaedic Applications. Parameters Affecting the Manufacturing Process (ID: 3266). 9th World Biomaterials Congress (WBC), Chengdu, China, 1-5 June, 2012

E. B. Araujo, E. C. Lima, I. K. Bdikin, A. L. Kholkin, Thickness dependence of structure and piezoelectric properties at nanoscale of polycrystalline PZT thin films. 21st IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics held jointly with 11th European Conference on the Applications of Polar Dielectrics and 4th Conference on Piezoresponse Force Microscopy and Nanoscale Phenomena in Polar Materials Location: Univ Aveiro, Aveiro, PORTUGAL Date: JUL 09-13, 2012.

N. Yu. Firsova, E. D. Mishina, S. V. Senkevich,   I. P. Pronin, I. K. Bdikin, A. L. Kholkin, Femtosecond Infrared Laser Annealing Of Ferroelectric PZT films on a Metal Substrate, 21st IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics held jointly with 11th European Conference on the Applications of Polar Dielectrics and 4th Conference on Piezoresponse Force Microscopy and Nanoscale Phenomena in Polar Materials Location: Univ Aveiro, Aveiro, PORTUGAL Date: JUL 09-13, 2012.

R. Schwarz, R. Ayouchi, S.R. Bhattacharyya, M. Leal, U. Mardolcar, L. Santos, I. Bdikin, R. Rai, I. Coondoo, A. Kholkin, COMPLEX DIELECTRIC FUNCTION IN LEAD-FREE NKN FILMS, 21st IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics held jointly with 11th European Conference on the Applications of Polar Dielectrics and 4th Conference on Piezoresponse Force Microscopy and Nanoscale Phenomena in Polar Materials Location: Univ Aveiro, Aveiro, PORTUGAL Date: JUL 09-13, 2012.

 

Oral presentations

1. Nélia Alberto, José Santos, Carlos Marques, Victor Neto and Rogério Nogueira, "Nanodiamond coated Bragg gratings for sensing applications", 22nd International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, Beijing, China, October 15-19, 2012. Proc. SPIE, vol. 8421, 842120 (4 pp.) DOI: 10.1117/12.974993 (ORAL)

2. V. F. Neto, T.V. Zhiltsova, M.S.A. Oliveira, J.A. Ferreira, J. Grácio, J.C. Vasco, A. S. Pouzada, A.J. Pontes – “Advanced coating systems towards the analysis of polymer flow within microcavities”, PMI 2012 - 5nd International Conference on Polymers & Moulds Innovations, Ghent, Bélgica, 12 a 14 de Setembro de 2012 (ORAL)

3. Victor Neto, Maria Fonseca, Tatiana Zhiltsova, Rui Moreira, José Simões, Jorge Ferreira, Mónica Oliveira e José Grácio - "µ-injection Molding of Enhanced Thermoplastics", University of Aveiro Research Day, Aveiro, 13 Junho 2012 (POSTER)

4. Eliana Malheiro, Luis Melo, Ricardo Pinto, João Rodrigues, Andreia Farinha, Nélia Alberto, Lúcia Bilro, Tito Trindade, João Tomé and Rogério Nogueira, "Silica-coated tilted fiber Bragg grating for anion recognition", Proc. European Optical Society Annual Meeting (topic: Organic Photonics), Aberdeen, United Kingdom, September 25-28, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 1 – 2. (POSTER)

5. Eliana Malheiro, Luís Melo, Ricardo Pinto, João Rodrigues, Andreia Farinha, Nélia Alberto, Lúcia Bilro, Tito Trindade, João Tomé and Rogério Nogueira, "Chemical sensing with silica-coated tilted fiber Bragg grating", 10 Symposium on Enabling Optical Networks and Sensors, Porto, Portugal, 3pp., June 27, 2012. (POSTER)

6.  Lúcia Bilro, Nélia Alberto, Paulo Antunes, Rogério Nogueira and Paulo André, “Optical Fiber Sensors and Applications”, Annual Research Day at University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal, June 13, 2012. (POSTER), Best poster award in the Engineering Category

7. A.D. Brandão, I. Antunes, J. R. Frade, J. Torre, V. V. Kharton, and D. P. Fagg. “Phase stabilization in LaNbO4-based proton-conductors by B-site substitution.” VII CICECO Meeting, Aveiro, Portugal, 2011, Oral

8. A.D. Brandão, I. Antunes, J. R. Frade, J. Torre, V. V. Kharton, and D. P. Fagg. “Scheelite Phase Retention in LaNbO4-based materials by B-site substitution - Potential proton-conducting electrolytes.” Bilateral Energy Conference E-MRS “Fuel cells energy” Nice, France, 2011, Oral

9. X. Zhang, H.S. Soares, J.R. Frade, D.P. Fagg, “Densification study of boron added BaZrO3 and BaZr0.852Y0.148O3-d” EMRS 2011 Spring Meeting, 9-13th May 2011, Nice, France.

10.  Paula A.A.P. Marques. Polymeric matrixes reinforced with carbon nanostructures. ICPB5 5th International Conference on Polymer Behavior, Aveiro, PT, 15-18 October 2012 (ORAL)

11. Sandra Cruz, Helena I.S. Nogueira, Paula A:A:P: Marques. PVA-based membranes supporting Ag nanoparticles as active SERS substrates. ICPB5 5th International Conference on Polymer Behavior, Aveiro, PT, 15-18 October 2012 (ORAL)

12. Nuno Almeida, José A. Lopes da Silva, Paula A.A.P. Marques. Electrospun  photoactive TiO2-Graphene nanocomposites fibers prepared using a polyvinylpyrrolidone template. ICPB5 5th International Conference on Polymer Behavior, Aveiro, PT, 15-18 October 2012 (POSTER)

13.  M.C. Matesanz, M. Vila, M.J. Feito, J. Linares, M.Vallet-Regi,  P.A.A.P.Marques, M.T.Portolés. Cell responses to graphene oxide nanosheets. SEBBM-Sociedad Española de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular, September, Sevilha, SP (POSTER)

14.  Evelina Enqvist Paula A.A.P Marques, Jose Gracio, Nazanin Emami. Nanoparticle Reinforced UHMWPE for Orthopaedic Applications. Parameters Affecting the Manufacturing Process (ID: 3266). 9th World Biomaterials Congress (WBC), Chengdu, China, 1-5 June, 2012 (ORAL)

15. C. Granadeiro, G. Gonçalves, P. Marques, P. Costa, R. Ferreira, L. Carlos, H. Nogueira. Photoluminescent polyoxometalate/graphene oxide composites. IX CICECO Meeting May 2-3 2012, Aveiro, PT (POSTER)

16. S.M.A. Cruz, H.I.S. Nogueira, P.A.A.P. Marques. Synthesis of graphene-based nanocomposites as SERS substrates in biodetection. IX CICECO Meeting May 2-3 2012, Aveiro, PT (POSTER)

17. Sandra M.A. Cruz, Helena I.S. Nogueira, Paula A.A.P. Marques. Optimization of the synthesis of graphene-based nanocomposites to be used as SERS substrates for biodetection. Graphene 2012, April 10-13, 2012, Brussels, Belgium (POSTER)

18. Gil Gonçalves, Sandra M.A. Cruz, José Grácio, Paula A.A.P Marques, Cecilia Ramírez-Santillán, María Vallet-Regí, María-Teresa Portolés. New bioactive PMMA-Hydroxyapatite based bone cement reinforced with graphene oxide. Graphene 2012, April 10-13, 2012, Brussels, Belgium (POSTER)

19.  M.Vila, M.T.Portolés, P.A.A.P.Marques, M.J.Feito, M.C.Matesanz,C.Ramírez-Santillán, G. Gonçalves, S.M.A. Cruz, A.Nieto-Peña,M.Vallet-Regi. Cell uptake survey of functionalized Graphene for Near-Infrared Mediated tumor Hyperthermia. Graphene 2012, April 10-13, 2012, Brussels, Belgium (ORAL)

 

R&D Group on Transportation Technology (TT)

 

Publications

- Submitted -     Tânia Fontes, Paulo Fernandes, Hugo Rodrigues, Jorge Bandeira, Sérgio Ramos Pereira, Asad J. Khattak & Margarida C. Coelho, Are eco-lanes a sustainable option to reducing emissions in a medium-sized European city?, submitted for the Journal of Transportation Research A: Policy and Practice (Elsevier).

- Submitted -     P. Fernandes & M. C. Coelho, Correlation of significant variables of road safety – Application to a two-lane roundabout, submitted for the Journal of Transportation Engineering (ASCE).

- Submitted - Katayoun Salamati, Margarida C. Coelho, Paulo J. Fernandes, Nagui M. Rouphail & Jorge Bandeira, Emission Estimation at Multilane Roundabouts: Effect of Movement and Approach Lane, submitted for the Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C.

- Accepted for publication - J. Bandeira, A. Khattak & M. C. Coelho, Generating emissions information for route selection – Experimental monitoring and routes characterization, Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems (Taylor & Francis), in press.

- Accepted for publication - Margarida C. Coelho, Smritikana Dutta & Fernando Neto da Silva, Biodiesel from microalgae in lagoons: an acceptable alternative fuel to the transportation crunch?, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., in press.

- Accepted for publication - M. C. Coelho & S. Pereira, Life Cycle Analysis of Hydrogen – A WTW Analysis with Scenarios for Portugal, Journal for Hydrogen Energy (Elsevier), in press.

- Accepted for publication - Barros, N., Fontes, T., Silva, M., Manso, M.C. (2013). How wide should be the adjacent area to an urban highway to prevent potential health impacts from traffic emissions?, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, in press.

- Published - Jorge Bandeira, Dario Carvalho, Asad Khattak & Margarida C. Coelho (2012) Impact of tolls implementation on a Portuguese intercity corridor – An environmental perspective, Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Volume 48 (2012), pp. 1174 – 1183.

- Published - M. Grácio, C. Finet, M. Desaeger, F. N. da Silva & M. C. Coelho (2012) Prospects for energy usage and Carbon Dioxide that Affect European transportation sector, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2287, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2012, pp. 54–63.

- Published - Margarida C. Coelho, Guilhermina Torrão, Nazanin Emami & José Grácio (2012) Potential Benefits and Environmental Impacts Associated with the Use of Nanocomposites for the Automotive Industry: Research Strategy and Trends for the Future – Small Objects, Big Impacts, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (American Scientific Publishers), Volume 12(8), pp. 6621-6630.

- Published - José Grácio, Elby Titus, Victor Neto, Paula Marques, Duncan Paul Fagg, Manoj Kumar Singh, Margarida Coelho, and Joana Mendes (Guest Editors) (2012), A Special Section – Selected Peer-Reviewed Articles from International Conference on Advanced Nano Materials (ANM 2010), Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (American Scientific Publishers), Volume 12(8), pp. 6599-6601.

- Published - Fontes, T., Barros, N. (2012) Spatio-temporal prediction of atmospheric benzene (Part I). Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, Springer, 184: 893-902, (DOI: 10.1007/s10661-011-2007-9).

 

 

Oral presentations

- Invited Talk – Margarida C. Coelho, “Urban Mobility: Challenges & Opportunities”, Summer School do Board of European Students of Technology, University of Aveiro, 30th of August 2012.

- Invited Talk – Margarida C. Coelho, “Green energy on transportation”, Summer School “Green Days”, Novi Sad, 21st of July 2012.

- Submitted - Guilhermina Torrão, Margarida Coelho & Nagui Rouphail, Effect of vehicle characteristics on crash severity: Portuguese experience, submitted to WCTR2013, to be held in Rio de Janeiro, July 2013.

- Accepted to be presented - Katayoun Salamati, Margarida C. Coelho, Paulo J. Fernandes, Nagui M. Rouphail & Jorge Bandeira, Emission Estimation at Multilane Roundabouts: Effect of Movement and Approach Lane, 92nd Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, to be held in Washington D.C., January 2013.

- Accepted to be presented - Tânia Fontes, Paulo Fernandes, Hugo Rodrigues, Jorge Bandeira, Sérgio Ramos Pereira, Asad J. Khattak & Margarida C. Coelho, Are eco-lanes a sustainable option to reducing emissions in a medium-sized European city?,  92nd Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, to be held in Washington D.C., January 2013.

- Accepted to be presented - Margarida C. Coelho, Smritikana Dutta & Fernando Neto da Silva, Biodiesel from microalgae in lagoons: an acceptable alternative fuel to the transportation crunch?, 92nd Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, to be held in Washington D.C., January 2013.

- Accepted to be presented -    Paulo Fernandes, Jorge Bandeira, Margarida C. Coelho, Katayoun Salamati, Nagui Rouphail, H.C. Christopher Frey, Ana Bastos Silva, Emission Estimation at Multilane Roundabouts in Corridors, 10.º Encontro do Grupo de Estudos de Transportes, to be held in Alcobaça, January 2013.

- Accepted to be presented - Tânia Fontes, Paulo Fernandes, Hugo Rodrigues, Jorge Bandeira, Sérgio Pereira, Margarida C. Coelho, Asad Khattak, Introduction of eco-lanes in a medium-sized city – Impact on Emissions, 10.º Encontro do Grupo de Estudos de Transportes, to be held in Alcobaça, January 2013.

- Presented (Oral presentation) - Andreas Gazis, Tânia Fontes, Jorge Bandeira, Sérgio Pereira & Margarida C. Coelho, Integrated Computational Methods for Traffic Emissions Route Assessment, Proceedings of the 5th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Computational Transportation Science, Redondo Beach, CA, USA, November 2012.

- Presented (Poster) - Rúben Silva, Guilhermina Torrão & Margarida C. Coelho, Emissions and fuel consumption estimation for vehicles involved in crash collisions: Application to Portuguese road safety data, Proceedings of the 15th Meeting of the Euro Working Group on Transportation “Energy Efficient Transportation Systems”, Paris, September 2012.

- Presented (Poster) - S. Dutta, F. Neto, M.C. Coelho, P.P. Gonçalves, V. S Silva, S. Kopyl, N. Soares, J. Gracio & A.C.M. Sousa, Potential Biomass Production from Microalgae Chlorella Vulgaris: Identifying the Limitations in Terms of Energy and Environmental Performance, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts, San Diego, June 2012.

- Presented (Poster) - Jorge Bandeira, Dario Carvalho, Asad Khattak & Margarida C. Coelho, Impact of tolls implementation on a Portuguese intercity corridor – An environmental perspective, Proceedings of the Transportation Research Arena – TRA 2012, Atenas, April 2012.

- Presented (Poster) - M. Grácio, C. Finet, M. Desaeger, F. N. da Silva & M. C. Coelho, Which prospects for energy usage and CO2 impact in the European transportation sector?, Proceedings of the 91st Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington D.C. (EUA), January 2012.

- Presented (Poster) - J. Bandeira, D. Carvalho, A. Khattak, N. Rouphail & M. C. Coelho, Impacts on Emissions and Fuel Consumption of Route Choice Decision – Influence of Peak Hour in Different Realities, Proceedings of the 91st Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, Washington D.C. (EUA), January 2012.

- Presented (Oral presentation) - M. C. Coelho, J. Bandeira, M. Pimentel, T. Fontes, A. Khattak, Sistema inteligente de suporte à decisão para escolha de rotas, Proceedings of the 6º Encontro Nacional do Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Coimbra, March 2012.

- Presented (Oral presentation) - M. C. Coelho, G. Torrão, P. Fernandes, R. Silva, N. Rouphail, Avaliação do Compromisso entre Segurança e Emissões para o Tráfego Rodoviário, Proceedings of the 6º Encontro Nacional do Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Coimbra, March 2012.

- Presented (Oral presentation) - M.C. Coelho, F. Neto da Silva, P.P. Gonçalves, V. S. Silva, N. Soares, S. Dutta, S. Kopyl, J. Grácio e A.C.M. Sousa, Avaliação do aproveitamento energético de microalgas para produção de biodiesel, Proceedings of the 6º Encontro Nacional do Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Coimbra, March 2012.

- Presented (Oral presentation) - J. Nobre, B. Gouveia, M. C. Coelho, Mobilidade Elétrica – Aplicação ao Concelho de Sintra, Proceedings of the 6º Encontro Nacional do Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Coimbra, March 2012.

- Presented (Oral presentation) - M. C. Coelho, P. Fernandes, J. Bandeira, B. Schroeder, N. Rouphail, G. Gonçalves, F.N. Silva, Estudo de Tráfego e Emissões de Poluentes na Avenida da Liberdade, Proceedings of the 6º Encontro Nacional do Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Coimbra, March 2012.

Biomechanics Research Group (GIBUA)

 

Publications

Book Chapters

1.Mesnard, M. and Ramos, A., Chapter 3 - 2012 - Biomechanical characterization and modeling of natural and alloplastic human temporomandibular joint / ISBN 940-0707-25-8 -Technologies for Medical Sciences, Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics (Springer) - p.39-66.

 

Papers in international journals

1.Neto, V.F., Lencart, J., Dias, A.G., Santos, J.A.M., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., The effect of megavoltage radiation on polymeric materials to be used in biomedical devices, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2012), 12 (8), pp. 6779-6784.

2.Paulo RORIZ, António RAMOS, José L. SANTOS, and José A. SIMÕES, “Fiber Optic Intensity-Modulated Sensors: a Review in Biomechanics,” Photonic Sensors (2012), Vol. 2, No. 4: 315–330

3.M. Aoun, M. Mesnard, Nyashin, Y. I., A. Ramos, Lokhov, V. A., J. Morlier; F. Puel; M. Cid, , 2D Finite Element model to simulate Jaw opening movement. Parametric study of spring’s stiffness modelling the retrodiscal ligament and the pterygoid muscle. Comparison with the magnetic resonance imaging description, Russian Journal of Biomechanics 2012, vol. 16, nº 2 (56): 25-31.

4.Ramos, A, Schiller, M. W., Abe, I, Lopes, P. A. and Simões, J. A., Experimental measurement and numerical validation of bone cement mantle strains of an in vitro hip replacement using optical FBG sensors. Experimental Mechanics, 2012,: Volume 52, Issue 9 page 1267-1274.

5. Andrade-Campos, A., Ramos, A. and Simões, J. A., A model of bone adaptation as a topology optimization process with contact. Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering (2012), 5, 229-244.doi: 10.4236/jbise.2012.55030.

6. Ramos, A., Completo, A., Relvas, C. and Simões, J. A., Design process of a novel cemented hip femoral stem concept, Materials & Design, Volume 33, January 2012, Pages 313-321.

7. A. Ramos, M. Mesnard, C. Relvas, A. Completo & J. A. Simôes: Implant fixation of novel and commercial TMJ implants, 37ème Congrès de la Société de Biomécanique, Toulouse, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, (2012) 15:sup1, 324-325.

8. R. Duarte, A. Ramos, C. Relvas, A. Completo, J. Simoes, The strain distribution for the natural and implanted hip joint articulation, Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Volume 55, Supplement 1, October 2012, Page e108, ISSN 1877-0657

9. H. R. Marques, A. Ramos, M. Mesnard, C. Relvas, A. Completo & J. A. Simões (2012): A numerical study on the influence of CT scan orientation for mandible biomechanical simulation, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 15:sup1, 72-73.

10. R. J.J. Duarte, A. Ramos, C. Relvas, A. Completo & J. A. Simões: The strain distribution for the natural and implanted hip joint articulation, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering (2012), 15:sup1, 363-364.

11. António Ramos, Carlos Relvas, António Completo, José A. Simões, COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF BONE STRAIN DISTRIBUTION IN HIP SURFACING – NUMERICAL STUDY, Journal of biomechanics1 July 2012 , volume 45 issue  Page S288. ( DOI: 10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70289-0)  

12. M. Soares dos Santos, Jorge A.F. Ferreira, José A.O. Simões, A. Ramos, Raul Morais dos Santos, Nuno M. Silva, M.J.C.S. Reis, Paulo M. Santos, 2012, DESIGN METHODOLOGY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF LONG-TERM HIP PROSTHESIS SURVIVAL, Journal of biomechanics 1 July 2012 (volume 45 issue  Page S106 DOI: 10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70107-0)

13. Luana Souto, Pedro Talaia, Antonio Ramos, Pedro Martins, Nuno Silva, Marta Drummond, Renato Natal Jorge, 2012, DEFINITION OF A TEST-BED FOR EVALUATION OF HOUSE MECHANICAL VENTILATION SYSTEMS. Journal of biomechanics 1 July 2012 (volume 45 issue  Page S2 DOI: 10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70003-9)

14.  Michel Mesnard, António Ramos, IMPACTS OF THE CONDYLE GEOMETRY OF A MANDIBLE IMPLANT. Journal of biomechanics 1 July 2012 (volume 45,  Page S345 DOI: 10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70346-9)

15. Ricardo J.J. Duarte, António Ramos, Carlos Relvas, Antonio Completo, José A. Simões, 2012, A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF A NATURAL AND PRESS-FIT ACETABULUM HIP JOINT, NUMERICAL STUDY. Journal of biomechanics 1 July 2012 (volume 45 issue  Page S274 DOI: 10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70275-0)

16. Hugo R. Marques, Antonio Ramos, Carlos Relvas, António Completo, Michel Mesnard, José A. Simões, 2012, INFLUENCE OF THE BONE YOUNG'S MODULUS ON THE MANDIBLE STRAIN DISTRIBUTION. Journal of biomechanics 1 July 2012 (volume 45 issue Page S258 DOI: 10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70259-2)

17. Carlos Relvas, António Ramos, António Completo, José A Simões, 2012, A systematic approach for an accuracy level using rapid prototyping technologies. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture Volume 226 Issue 12, December 2012, pp:2023-2034. doi:10.1177/0954405412461865.

18. Completo, A., Coutinho, M., Schiller, M., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., Simões, J., 2012. A Device to Control Implant and Bone-Cement Temperatures in Cemented Arthroplasty. Journal of Medical Devices (ASME Journal) 6, 014503.

19. Completo, A., Fonseca F., Simões, J., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., 2012. A new press-fit stem concept to reduce the risk of end-of-stem pain at revision TKA: A pre-clinical study. The Knee, 19, 537-542.

20. Completo, A., Simões, J., Fonseca, F., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., Oliveira M., Pereira J., Meireles, S., 2012. Combined bone-implant fixation: A pre-clinical hip stem evaluation. Journal of Medical Devices (ASME Journal) 6, nº1, 017503

21. Pereira, J., Completo, A., Fonseca, F., Relvas, C., Ramos, A., Simoes, J., 2012. Experimental evaluation of stress-shielding effect in a non-constrained elbow arthroplasty, Journal of Biomechanics 45(S1), S308.

22. Matos, A., Completo, A., Nascimento, A., Relvas, C., Ramos, A., Simoes, J., 2012. Development of patient-specific finite element model of a pathological trapeziometacarpal joint, Journal of Biomechanics 45(S1), S355.

23. Completo, A., Pereira, J., Relvas, C., Ramos, A., Simoes, J., 2012. A biorreator for the biomechanical characterization of engineered cartilage. Journal of Biomechanics 45(S1), S643.

 

Papers in Conference proceedings

1.Soares Dos Santos, M., Ferreira, J.A.F., Ramos, A., Pascoal, R., Dos Santos, R.M., Silva, N.M., Simões, J.A.O., Reis, M.J.C.S., Boeri, C.N., Festas, A., Santos, P.M., Multi-source energy harvesting power generators for instrumented implants: Towards the development of a smart hip prosthesis BIODEVICES 2012 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices, 2012, pp. 71-81.

2.Castro A, Completo A, Simoes JA, Flores, P. 2012. Development of a new femoral component for patellofemoral prosthesis. 2012 Bioengineering (ENBENG) IEEE - 2nd Portuguese Meeting in Bioengineering; Coimbra, Portugal. (doi: 10.1109/ENBENG.2012.6331394.

3.Michel Mesnard, Antonio Ramos, Towards a radically innovative TMJ prosthesis. From clinical needs to finite element analysis of technological concepts, Proceedings of II International Conference on BIODENTAL Engineering, 7-8th December  2012, Porto, Portugal,

4.Michel Mesnard, Antonio Ramos, Silke Schlaubitz, Cyril Sédarat, Bruno Ella,  Cancelous bone influence in mandible behavior, Proceedings of II International Conference on BIODENTAL Engineering, 7-8th December  2012, Porto, Portugal,

5.Margarida Bola, António Ramos, Carlos Relvas, António Completo, José A. Simões, Macro Model of a Bracket for the Measurement of Forces Involved in Orthodontic Devices, Numerical and Experimental Validation, Experimental Mechanics, New trends and Perspectives, Proceedings of 15Th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Jully 2012,  J. F. Silva Gomes . Mario A. P. Vaz editors, pp: 479-480.

6.Pedro Talaia, António Ramos, Luana Souto, Pedro Martins, Carlos Relvas, José A. Simões, Nuno Silva, Marta Drummond, Renato N. Jorge, Use of reverse engineering tools to create a test-bed for evaluation of house mechanical ventilation systems, Experimental Mechanics, New trends and Perspectives, Proceedings of 15Th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Jully 2012,  J. F. Silva Gomes . Mario A. P. Vaz editors, pp: 941-942.

7.Luana Souto, Pedro Talaia, António Ramos, Pedro Martins, Nuno Silva, Marta Drummond, FEM analysis of a face vented mask interface based on one in-vitro model, Experimental Mechanics, New trends and Perspectives, Proceedings of 15Th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Jully 2012,  J. F. Silva Gomes . Mario A. P. Vaz editors, pp: 929-930.

8. Hugo R. Marques, António Ramos, Carlos Relvas, António Completo, José A. Simões, THE INFLUENCE OF BONE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES ON THE BEHAVIOR OF THE CADAVERIC MANDIBLE - EXPERIMENTAL AND NUMERIC CORRELATION, Experimental Mechanics, New trends and Perspectives, Proceedings of 15Th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Jully 2012,  J. F. Silva Gomes . Mario A. P. Vaz editors, pp: 449-450.

9. Ricardo J.J. Duarte, António Ramos, Carlos Relvas, António Completo, José A. Simões,  Experimental and numerical validation of a commercial press-fit femoral prosthesis, Experimental Mechanics, New trends and Perspectives, Proceedings of 15Th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Jully 2012,  J. F. Silva Gomes . Mario A. P. Vaz editors, pp: 423-424.

10. Pedro Talaia, António Ramos, Francisco J. Queirós de Melo, José A. Simões , PSEUDO-DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF THE BIOMECHANICS OF THE HIP REPLACEMENT USING A FORCE METHOD BASED ON THE NEWMARK ALGORITHM, Experimental Mechanics, New trends and Perspectives, Proceedings of 15Th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Jully 2012,  J. F. Silva Gomes . Mario A. P. Vaz editors, pp: 441-442.

11. Ramos, A., C. Relvas, A. Completo, J. A. Simões, BONE STRAIN ASSESSMENT IN A SECTION OF A CEMENTED HIP REPLACEMENT: NUMERICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL VALIDATION, Experimental Mechanics, New trends and Perspectives, Proceedings of 15Th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Jully 2012,  J. F. Silva Gomes . Mario A. P. Vaz editors, pp: 435-436.

12. Soares dos Santos, M. A., Ferreira, J., Ramos, A., Pascoal, R., Morais dos Santos, R. M., Silva, N. A., Simões, J. A., MULTI-SOURCE ENERGY HARVESTING POWER GENERATORS FOR INSTRUMENTED IMPLANTS- Towards the Development of a Smart Hip Prosthesis. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices, Vila Moura, Portugal, pages 71-81.

13. Pereira, J., Completo, A., Fonseca, F., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., Simões, J.,  2012. Finite Elemet Model Analysis of Humeral Component of Non-Constrained Ibp. 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering, Berlin,-Germany, 7-11 April, Proceedings Ebook pp.118- 120.

14. Meireles, S., Lawrence, J., Berglund, J., Completo, A., Simões, J., 2012. Micromotion Analysis of Press Fit Radial Component of the Total Wrist Arthroplasty. 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering, Berlin,-Germany, 7-11 April, Proceedings Ebook pp. 927-931.

15. Completo, A., Pereira, J., Relvas, C., Ramos, A., 2012. A Biorreator to Biomechanical and Biochemical Characterization of Engineered Cartilage. 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering, Berlin,-Germany, 7-11 April, Proceedings Ebook-274.

16. Completo, A., Simões, J., Fonseca, F., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., Oliveira, M., Pereira, J., 2012. Combined Bone-Implant Fixation: A Pre-Clinical Hip Stem Evaluation (part I). 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering, Berlin,-Germany, 7-11 April, Proceedings Ebook-068.

17. Castro, A., Completo, A., Simões, J., Flores, P., 2012. Finite Element Analysis of the Biomechanical Behaviour of Cancellous Bone on Patellofemoral Arthroplasty. 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering, Berlin,-Germany, 7-11 April, Proceedings Ebook-205-209.

18. Meireles, S., Completo, A., Simões, J., 2012. Total Wrist Arthroplasty: A Review. 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering, Berlin,-Germany, 7-11 April, Proceedings Ebook.

19. Pereira, J., Completo, A., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., Simões, J., 2012. Computer Simulation of Mechanical Stimulus in Engineered Tissue Cartilage. YIC2012 - First ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference, Aveiro-Portugal, 24–27 April. (Proceedings CDrom)

20. Meireles, S., Completo, A., Simões, J., Relvas C., Ramos A., 2012. Three-Dimensional Finite Element Model of the Radiocarpal Joint: Load Transfer Analysis Through the Normal Wrist". 8th European Solid Mechanics Conference, Gerhard A. Holzapfel and Ray W. Ogden (Eds) Graz-Austria, 9-13 July, Proceedings id.68068.

21. Completo, A., Pereira, J., Relvas, C., Ramos, A., Simoes, J., 2012. Development of New Active Bioreactor to Biomechanical Characterization of Engineered Tissue Cartilage. 8th European Solid Mechanics Conference, Gerhard A. Holzapfel and Ray W. Ogden (Eds) Graz-Austria, 9-13 July, Proceedings id.41577.

22. Completo, A., Duarte, R., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., Pereira, J., Simões, J., 2012. A comparative strain analysis of bone defect repair techniques in proximal tibia. 15th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Porto-Portugal, 22-27 July, Proceedings pp. 433-434.

23. Completo A., Matos, A., Nascimento, A., Ramos A., Relvas, C., Simões, J., 2012. Avaliação do efeito de repartição da carga no trapézio e metacarpo na artroplastia com a prótese Elektra. XXXII Congresso Nacional de Ortopedia e Traumatologia, Vila Moura, 17 a 19 de outubro, Livro de atas pp. - CL153

24.M.MESNARD, A. RAMOS, YI. NYASHIN, M. AOUN, JA. SIMOES, VM. LOKHOV, Influence of cancellous bone characteristics in mandible behaviour / International Conference of the Polish Society of Biomechanics - International Society of Biomechanics / 09-2012 - Bialystok, Pologne - p.187-190.

 

Oral presentations

1.Ramos, A., Duarte, R. J., Relvas, C., Completo, A. and Simões, J. A., How important is the femoral cup thickness in hip resurfacing?, 20th European orthopedic Society conference, 25-28 Sep. Amsterdam, Holland.

2.Duarte, R. J.J., Ramos, A., Relvas, C., Completo, A. and Simões, J.A., The acetabular bone fissure formation in press fit hip artroplasty, 20th European orthopedic Society conference, 25-28 Sep. Amsterdam, Holland.

3.Luana Souto Barros, Pedro Talaia, António Ramos, Inês Coelho, Marta Drummond, Nuno Silva, Renato Natal Jorge, DESENVOLVIMENTO DE UM MODELO COMPUTACIONAL TRIDIMENSIONAL PARA AVALIAR AS ZONAS DE TENSÃO DE UMA INTERFACE ORO-NASAL DE VENTILAÇÃO NÃO INVASIVA, XVI SIFR – Simpósio Internacional de Fisioterapia Respiratória e Fisioterapia em Terapia Intensiva, 16 a 19 de maio de 2012, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

4.Souto, L., Talaia, P., Ramos, A., Martins, P., Silva, N., Drummond, M., Natal Jorge, R., “Avaliação dos pontos de contato de uma interface oronasal através da simulação computacional”, XVI Simpósio Internacional de Fisioterapia Respiratória e Terapia, May 16-19, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.

5.Souto, L., Talaia, P., Ramos, A., Martins, P., Silva, N., Drummond, M., Natal Jorge, R., Evaluation of the contact points of an oronasal interface through a computer simulation”, 13th International Conference on Home Mechanical Ventilation, March 15-17, Barcelona, Spain.

6.Souto, L., Talaia, P., Ramos, A., Martins, P., Silva, N., Drummond, M., Natal Jorge, R., "Zonas de Tensão de uma Interface Oronasal num Modelo Computacional", 19º Congresso de Pneumologia do Norte, February 29 - March 3, Porto, Portugal (prize for 2nd best poster).

7.Mesnard M, Ramos A , An approach to designing a temporomandibular joint prosthesis / TMJ3 Bioengineering International Conference / 09-2012 - Pittsburgh, PA-USA - p.15-17.

8- Completo, A.  "Prótese patelofemoral. Conceitos e Biomecânica", Controvérsias e Consensos da Patologia Petelofemoral que decorreu no Auditório no Serviço de Ortopedia dos Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra em 23 de junho de 2012. (Invited Talk)

9. Completo, A. CMBBE 2012 - 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering, "A Biorreator to Biomechanical and Biochemical Characterization of Engineered Cartilage". Berlim-Alemanha, 7 a 11 de abril de 2012. (Poster presentation)

10. Pereira J., CMBBE 2012 - 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering,  "Finite Elemet Model Analysis of Humeral Component of Non-Constrained Ibp", Berlim-Alemanha, 7 a 11 de abril de 2012. (Poster presentation)

11. Completo A., CMBBE 2012 - 10th International Symposium on Computer Methods in Biomechanics & Biomedical Enginnering,  "Combined Bone-Implant Fixation: A Pre-Clinical Hip Stem Evaluation (part I)", Berlim-Alemanha, 7 a 11 de abril de 2012. (Poster presentation)

12. Completo A., ESB 2012 - 18th Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics; Comunicação em poster,  " A biorreator for the biomechanical characterization of engineered cartilage (part II)", Lisboa-Portugal, 1 a 4 de julho de 2012. (Poster presentation)

13. Completo A. ESMC 2012 - 8th European Solid Mechanics Conference, "Development of New Active Bioreactor to Biomechanical Characterization of Engineered Tissue Cartilage", Graz-Austria, 9 a 13 de julho de 2012. (Poster presentation)

14.Completo A., ICEM 2012 - 15th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics; "A comparative strain analysis of bone defect repair techniques in proximal tibia", Porto-Portugal, 22a 27 de julho de 2012. (Poster presentation)

15. Completo A., XXXII Congresso Nacional de Ortopedia e Traumatologia 2012, "Avaliação do efeito de repartição da carga no trapézio e metacarpo na artroplastia com a prótese Elektra". Vilamoura, 17 a 19 de outubro de 2012. (Oral presentation)

Applied Energy Group (AE)

 

Publications

1 ISI Magazines

Alloui, Z., Vasseur, P., Costa, V. A. F. and  Sousa, A.C.M., Effect of a non-constant magnetic field on natural convection in a horizontal porous layer heated from the bottom, J Eng Math, DOI 10.1007/s10665-012-9593-6.

Costa, V.A.F., Sousa, A.C.M. and Vasseur, P., Natural convection in square enclosures filled with fluid-saturated porous media under the influence of the magnetic field induced by two parallel vertical electric currents, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 55, 2012, 7321-7329.

Ferreira, A.D., Faria, R., Mendes, J.C.F. and Sousa,  A.C.M., Aeolian erosion of transverse triangular piles: a wind tunnel study, International Journal of Land Processes and Arid Environment (IJLPAE), 1(1), 2012, 9-14.

Farimani, A., Ferreira, A.D., and Sousa, A.C.M., Supplementary Information - Computational modeling of the wind erosion on a sinusoidal pile using a moving boundary method, Geomorphology (GEOMOR-3504R1; accepted 23.11.2012).

M.A. Fonseca, B. Abreu, F.A.M.M. Gonçalves, A.G.M. Ferreira, R.A.S. Moreira, M.S.A. Oliveira, “Shape memory polyurethanes reinforced with carbon nanotubes”, Composite Structures, Elsevier, Vol.99, pp. 105-111, May 2013,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2012.11.029;

Bruno Lamas, Bruno Abreu, Alexandra Fonseca, Nelson Martins, Mónica Oliveira, “Assessing colloidal stability of long term MWCNTs based nanofluids”, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Elsevier, Vol.381, pp 17-23, September 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2012.05.014;

Bruno Lamas, Bruno Abreu, Alexandra Fonseca, Nelson Martins, Mónica Oliveira, “Numerical analysis of carbon nanotubes based nanofluids on the percolation formation”, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Willey (2012) (aceite para publicação).

Bruno Abreu, Bruno Lamas, Alexandra Fonseca, Nelson Martins, Mónica Oliveira, Experimental convective heat transfer characterization of carbon based nanofluids under laminar flow conditions, Heat and Mass Transfer, Springer (submetido para publicação).

Bruno Lamas, Bruno Abreu, Alexandra Fonseca, Nelson Martins, Mónica Oliveira, “A critical analysis on thermal conductivity prediction models for CNT based nanofluids”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Elsevier (November 2012) (submetido para publicação).

Bruno Lamas, Bruno Abreu, Alexandra Fonseca, Nelson Martins, Mónica Oliveira, “Long term MWCNTs nanofluids towards heat transfer capability improvement”, Nanoscale, RSC Publishing (January 2013) (submetido para publicação).

J.M.Sousa, A.L.Ferreira, D.P.Fagg, E.Titus, R.Krishna, J.Gracio, "Temperature dependence of the Henry’s law constant for hydrogen storage in NaA Zeolites : A Monte Carlo Simulation study" Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 12(2012)6785-6791

P.A.N.Dias, J.A.C.Alves, D.P.Fagg, M.S. Reis, M.H.Gil, "Development of Semitransparent Wood-Polymer Composites" J.Vinyl and Additive Tech. 18(2)(2012)95

J.F.Monteiro, A.A.Ferreira, I.Antunes, D.P.Fagg, J.R.Frade, "Thermodynamic restrictions on mechanosynthesis of strontium titanate" J.Solid State Chem. 185(2012)143-149

A.D.Brandão, I.Antunes, J.R.Frade, J.Torre, S.M.Mikhalev, D.P.Fagg, "Mechanochemical preparation, sintering aids and hybrid microwave sintering in the proton conductor Sr0.02La0.98Nb1-xVxO4-d, x = 0, 0.15", Int.J.Hydrogen Energy 37(8)(2012)7252-7261

H.S. Soares, X. Zhang, I. Antunes, J.R. Frade, G.C. Mather, D.P. Fagg, "Effect of phosphorus additions on the sintering and transport properties of proton conducting BaZr0.85Y0.15O3-d", J.Solid State Chem. 191(2012)27

H.S.Soares, X.Zhang, J.R.Frade, G.C.Mather, D.P.Fagg, "The potential of boron as a sintering additive for Ba(Zr,Y)O3-d materials", accepted J.Solid State Chem. 2012.

N.Narendar, P.N.Dias, G.C.Mather, D.P.Fagg, “The importance of phase purity in Ni-BaZr0.85Y0.15O3-d cermet anodes – Novel nitrate-free combustion route and electrochemical study,” RSC Advances, DOI: 10.1039/C2RA22301E, 2012.

M. Grácio, C. Finet, M. Desaeger, F. N. da Silva & M. C. Coelho (2012) “Prospects for energy usage and Carbon Dioxide that Affect European transportation sector”, Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2287, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2012, pp. 54–63.

 

2 Book Chapters

Maria Alexandra Fonseca, Sylvio Freitas, Bruno Lamas, Bruno Abreu, Hugo Calisto, Nelson Martins and  Mónica Oliveira (2013). Carbon Nanotubes in a Fluidic Medium: Critical Analysis, Physical and Chemical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes, Dr. Satoru Suzuki (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-1002-6, InTech, DOI: 10.5772/51965. Available from: http://www.intechopen.com/books/physical-and-chemical-properties-of-carbon-nanotubes/carbon-nanotubes-in-a-fluidic-medium-critical-analysis

 

 

Oral presentations

Sousa, A.C.M. and Hadavand, M., Ferrohydrodynamic flow simulation in porous media using the Lattice Boltzmann method, CD-ROM Proceedings of the 6th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering (ECCOMAS 2012), September 10-14, 2012, Vienna, Austria, Eds.: Eberhardsteiner, J.; Böhm, H.J.; Rammerstorfer, F.G., Publisher: Vienna University of Technology, Austria, ISBN: 978-3-9502481-9-7.

Sousa, A.C.M. and Hadavand, M., Thermomagnetic convection in two- and three-dimensional channels using the lattice Boltzmann method, Proceedings,  9th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics - HEFAT2012, ISBN: 978-1-86854-986-3, Malta,  July 16 – 18, 2012, pp. 1382-1386.

Kopyl, S., Bystrov, V., Maiorov, M., Valente, M., Bdikin, I., and Sousa, A.C.M., Carbon nanotubes with magnetic particles, Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, ISSN 2010-376X, Zurich, Switzerland, July 2012, issue 67, p.137-142.

M.A. Fonseca, A.G.M. Ferreira, M.S.A. Oliveira, and André F. Ferreira, “Thermal properties of new phosphonic-based ionic liquids with carbon nanotubes”, Proc. of International Workshop on Ionic Liquids– Seeds for New Engineering Applications, Lisboa, Portugal, February 2012, http://wils.ccmm.fc.ul.pt/wils2012/cdrom/2-5OP_Fonseca_et_al.pdf;

M. A. Fonseca, F.A.M.M. Gonçalves, A.G.M. Ferreira, R.A.S. Moreira, M.S.A. Oliveira and J.A.O. Simões, “Shape memory polyurethane reinforced with carbon nanotubes: synthesis and characterization”, Proc. of International Conference on Mechanics of Nano, Micro and Macro Composite Structures, Turin, Italy, June 2012, http://paginas.fe.up.pt/~icnmmcs/Proceedings.pdf;

J.Grácio, E. Titus, V.Neto, P.Marques, D.P.Fagg, M.K.Singh, M. Coelho, J.Mendes, “Selected peer-reviewed articles from international conference on advanced nanomaterials (ANM 2010) (Editorial),” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 12(8)(2012)6599

Grácio M., Finet C., Desaeger M., Neto da Silva F, Coelho, M.  “Which prospects for energy usage and CO2 impact in the 1 European transportation sector?” Accepted for presentation and publication at the 91st Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board,  January 22-26, Washington, USA, 2012

Simulation Software Research and Development Group (GRIDS)

 

Publications

1) J. Sousa-Martins, D. Kakogiannis, F. Coghe, B. Reymen, F. Teixeira-Dias, “Response of cork compounds subjected to impulsive blast loads: An experimental and numerical approach” The European Physical Journal - Special Topics 206(1):61-70 (2012)

2) R. de-Carvalho, S. Silva, R.A.F. Valente, A. Andrade-Campos, “Blank optimization in a stamping process—Influence of the geometry definition” Finite Elements in Analysis and Design 61:75–84 (2012)

3) H. Rodrigues, X. Romão, A. Andrade-Campos, H. Varum, A. Arêde, A.G. Costa, “Simplified hysteretic model for the representation of the biaxial bending response of RC columns” Engineering structures 44:146–158 (2012)

4) H. Mata, R. M. Natal Jorge, A. D. Santos, M. P. L. Parente, R. A. F. Valente, A. A. Fernandes, “Numerical modelling and experimental study of sandwich shells with metal foam cores” Key Engineering Materials 504-506: 449-454 (2012)

5) T. J. Grilo, R. A. F. Valente, R. J. Alves de Sousa, “Assessment of distinct algorithmic strategies in the implementation of complex anisotropic yield criteria” Key Engineering Materials 504-506: 685-690 (2012)

6) R. M. F. Paulo, F. Teixeira-Dias, R. A. F. Valente, “A reliability study on the structural performance prediction of reinforced aluminium panels with respect to variations in input parameters of numerical simulations”, Key Engineering Materials 504-506: 1397-1402 (2012)

7) A. Andrade-Campos, R. de-Carvalho, R.A.F. Valente, “Novel criteria for determination of material model parameters” International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 54(1):294-305 (2012)

8) A. Andrade-Campos, A. Ramos, J. Simões, “A model of bone adaptation as a topology optimization process with contact” Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering 5:229-244 (2012)

9) R. J. Alves de Sousa, D.F.S. Gonçalves, R. M. Coelho, F. Teixeira-Dias, “Assessing the effectiveness of the use of a natural cellular material as safety padding in motorcycle helmets" Simulation: Trans. Society for Modeling and Simulation International 88(5):579-590 (2012)

10) R. de-Carvalho, F. Teixeira-Dias, H. Varum, “Cyclic behaviour of a lightweight mortar with cork granulate composite” Composite Structures (accepted), 2012

11) I. Irausquín, J.L. Pérez-Castellanos, V. Miranda, F. Teixeira-Dias, “Evaluation of the effect of the strain rate on the compressive response of a closed-cell aluminium foam using the split Hopkinson pressure bar test”, Materials and Design (accepted), 2012

12) J. Sousa-Martins, D. Kakogiannis, F. Coghe, B. Reymen, F. Teixeira-Dias, “Behaviour of sandwich structures with cork compound cores subjected to blast waves” Engineering Structures (accepted), 2012

13) T. J. Grilo, R. A. F. Valente, R. J. Alves de Sousa, “Assessment of distinct stress integration algorithms performance for complex non-quadratic anisotropic yield criteria” International Journal of Material Forming (accepted), 2012

14) K. Rah, W. Van Paepegen, A. M. Habraken, J. Degrieck, R. J. Alves de Sousa, R. A. F. Valente,  “Optimal low-order fully integrated solid-shell elements” Computational Mechanics (accepted), 2012

15) R. M. F. Paulo, F. Teixeira-Dias, R. A. F. Valente, “Numerical simulation of aluminium stiffened panels subjected to axial compression: sensitivity analyses to initial geometrical imperfections and materials properties”, Thin-Walled Structures (accepted), 2012

16) R. M. Coelho, R. J. Alves de Sousa, F. A. O. Fernandes, F. Teixeira-Dias, “New composite liners for energy absorption purposes” Materials & Design (accepted), 2012

17) J. F. Caseiro, R. A. F. Valente, A. Andrade-Campos, J. W. Yoon, “On the elasto-plastic buckling of Integrally Stiffened Panels (ISP) joined by Friction Stir Welding (FSW): numerical simulation and optimization algorithms”, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences (accepted), 2012

18) M. A. Fonseca, B. Abreu, F. A. M. M. Gonçalves, A. G. M. Ferreira, R. A. S. Moreira, M. S. A. Oliveira “Shape memory polyurethanes reinforced with carbon nanotubes”, Composite Structures (accepted), 2012

19) B. R. Sher, R. A. S. Moreira, “Dimensionless analysis of constrained damping treatments”, Composite Structures (accepted), 2012

20) H. Mata, R. M. Natal Jorge, A. D. Santos, M. P. L. Parente, R. A. F. Valente, A. A. Fernandes, “Forming study of sandwich shells with closed-cell foam cores” European Journal of Mechanics A - Solids (submitted), 2012

21) J. F. Caseiro, R. J. Alves de Sousa, R. A. F. Valente, “A systematic development of EAS three-dimensional finite elements for the alleviation of locking phenomena” Finite Elements in Analysis and Design (submitted), 2012

22) I. Duarte, M. Oliveira, F. Garcia-Moreno, M. Mukherjee, J. Banhart, “Foaming of aluminium alloys using multiple precursors” Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects (submitted), 2012

23) F. A. O. Fernandes, R. J. Alves de Sousa “Motorcycle helmets - A state of the art review” Accident Analysis & Prevention (submetido), 2012

24) F.A.O. Fernandes, R.J. Alves de Sousa, “Biomechanics of head injuries sustained in road accidents - A state of the art review”, Journal of Engineering in Medicine (Proc. Institution of Mechanical Engineers) (submitted), 2012

25) S.R. Marabuto, D.G. Afonso, J.B. Sá de Farias, M.A.B.E. Martins, J.A.F. Ferreira, F.Q. Melo, R.J. Alves de Sousa “SPIF-A: On the development of a new concept of incremental forming machine”, Mechanism and Machine Theory (submitted), 2012

 

Oral presentations

1) H. Mata, R. M. Natal Jorge, A. Santos, R. A. F. Valente, M. P. L. Parente, A. A. Fernandes, “Establishement of the mechanical properties of aluminium alloy of sandwich plates with metal foam core by using an image correlation procedure”, Computational Modeling of Objects Presented in Images: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications (CompIMAGE 2012)

2) J. I. V. Sena, C. Guzmán, R. J. Alves de Sousa, A. M. Habraken, L. Duchene, R. A. F. Valente, “Single point incremental forming using adaptive remeshing techniques with solid-shell finite elements”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

3) R. M. F. Paulo, R. A. F. Valente, F. Teixeira-Dias, “Numerical studies about the structural performance of aluminium stiffened panels”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

4) T. J. Grilo, R. A. F. Valente, R. J. Alves de Sousa, “Study on distinct algorithmic strategies in the implementation of complex anisotropic yield criteria”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

5) J. F. Caseiro, R. J. Alves de Sousa, R. A. F. Valente,  “On the development of a new framework for the analysis of volumetric and transverse shear locking using subspace analysis: Case studies”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

6) R. de-Carvalho, A. Andrade-Campos, R. A. F. Valente, “Defining analytical rigid curves/surfaces in tool optimization problems” ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

7) H. Mata, R. M. Natal Jorge, A. Santos, M. P. L. Parente, R. A. F. Valente, A. A. Fernandes, “Numerical modelling of sandwich shells with metal foam cores”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

8) T. J. Grilo, R. A. F. Valente, R. J. Alves de Sousa, “Assessment of distinct algorithmic strategies in the implementation of complex anisotropic yield criteria”, The 15th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming (ESAFORM 2012)

9) H. Mata, R. M. Natal Jorge, A. D. Santos, M. P. L. Parente, R. A. F. Valente, A. A. Fernandes, “Numerical modelling and experimental study of sandwich shells with metal foam cores” The 15th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming (ESAFORM 2012)

10) R. M. F. Paulo, F. Teixeira-Dias, R. A. F. Valente, “A reliability study on the structural performance prediction of reinforced aluminium panels with respect to variations in input parameters of numerical simulations”, The 15th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming (ESAFORM 2012)

11) C.F. Guzmán, A. Ben Bettaieb, J.I.V. Sena, L. Dûchene, R.J. Alves de Sousa, A. M. Habraken, “Evaluation of the Enhanced Assumed Strain and Assumed Natural Strain in the SSH3D and RESS Solid Shell Elements for Single Point Incremental Forming Simulation”, The 15th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming (ESAFORM 2012)

12) B. Coelho, A. Tavares, A. Andrade-Campos, “Analysis of diverse optimization algorithms for pump scheduling In water supply systems”, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Engineering Optimization (EngOpt2012)

13) R. de-Carvalho, A. Andrade-Campos, R.A.F. Valente, “Defining analytical rigid curves and surfaces in tool optimization problems”, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Engineering Optimization (EngOpt2012)

14) H. Rodrigues, A. Andrade-Campos, X. Romão, A. Arêde, H. Varum, A. Costa, “Simplified model for the non-linear behaviour representation of reinforced concrete columns under biaxial bending”, Proceedings of the 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering

15) B. Coelho, A. Andrade-Campos, “Using different optimization strategies for improving energy efficiency in water supply systems”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

16) N. Souto, J. Grácio, A. Andrade-Campos, “High strength steel characterization by classical constitutive models”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

17) P. Teixeira, A. Andrade-Campos, A. Santos, F. Pires, J. César de Sá, “Optimization strategies for springback compensation in sheet metal forming”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

18) J.P. Silva, A. Andrade-Campos, “Development of a numerical tool for energy production in water supply systems”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

19) T. Matias, L. Durães, J. Campos, A. Andrade-Campos, A. Portugal, “Prediction of Combustion Mechanisms and Pollutants Using Thor Code”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

20) H. Rodrigues, A. Andrade-Campos, X. Romão, H. Varum, A. Arêde and A. Costa, “Determination of interaction functions to represent the non-linear behaviour of RC columns under biaxial bending based on a piecewise-linear model”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

21) J.B. Sá de Farias, J.A. Ferreira, R. J. Alves de Sousa, “Tool Path Strategies during 6 degree of freedom SPIF process”, ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference (YIC 2012)

22) R. J. Alves de Sousa (invited talk), “Simulation of Technological Processes with Solid and Solid-Shell EAS Elements”, 2nd International Sheet Metal Forming Conference

23) R. J. Alves de Sousa (invited talk) “Single Point Incremental Forming: Future Trends”, 2nd International Sheet Metal Forming Conference 22-24 Outubro, 2012, Porto Alegre, Brasil

24) R. J. Alves de Sousa (invited talk), “A rate-independent polycrystal plasticity model and its application to asymmetrical rolling of aluminum”, The 2012 GAMM Conference

25) I. Duarte, M. S. A. Oliveira, J. M. F. Ferreira, “Powder Metallurgy-an eco-efficient process to produce metallic foams”, Proceedings of the Cellular Materials, Cellmat 2012

26) I. Duarte, M. Oliveira, F. Garcia-Moreno, M. Mukherjee, J. Banhart, ”Kinetics of aluminium foam formation in a mould using multiple precursors”, 9th European Conference on Foams, Emulsions and Applications (EUFOAM)

27) M. A. Fonseca, F. A. M. M. Gonçalves, A. G. M. Ferreira, R. A. S. Moreira, M. S. A. Oliveira, J. A. O. Simões, “Shape memory polyurethane reinforced with carbon nanotubes: synthesis and characterization”, Proc. of International Conference on Mechanics of Nano, Micro and Macro Composite Structures

 

Advanced Mechanical Engineering and Fracture Mechanics Group (AMEFM)

 

Publications

Frédéric Barlat, Jinjin Ha, José J. Grácio, Myoung-Gyu Lee, Edgar F. Rauch, Gabriela Vincze, Extension of homogeneous anisotropic hardening model to cross-loading with latent effects, International Journal of Plasticity, In Press, Available online 31 July 2012

K. Kitayama, C.N. Tomé, E.F. Rauch, J.J. Grácio, F. Barlat, A crystallographic dislocation model for describing hardening of polycrystals during strain path changes. Application to low carbon steels, International Journal of Plasticity, In Press,  Available online 19 September 2012.

W. Wen, S. M’Guil, S. Ahzi, J.J. Grácio Coupled effects of the lattice rotation definition, twinning and interaction strength on the FCC rolling texture evolution using the viscoplastic ?-model, International Journal of Plasticity, In Press, Available online 23 September 2012

Cardoso, Rui P. R.; Cesar de Sa, J. M. A., The enhanced assumed strain method for the isogeometric analysis of nearly incompressible deformation of solids, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING Volume: 92 Issue: 1 (2012) 56-78 DOI: 10.1002/nme.4328

Dourado, N.; de Moura, M. F. S. F.; de Morais, A. B.; et al., Bilinear approximations to the mode II delamination cohesive law using an inverse method, MECHANICS OF MATERIALS Volume: 49 (2012) 42-50 DOI: 10.1016/j.mechmat.2012.02.004.

Macedo, F. S.; Pereira, A. B.; de Morais, A. B., Mixed Bending-Tension (MBT) test for mode I interlaminar and intralaminar fracture, COMPOSITES SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Volume: 72 Issue: 9 (2012) 1049-1055 DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2012.03.023

J. Liao, X. Xue, C. Zhou, F. Barlat, J. J. Grácio, A springback compensation strategy and applications to  bending cases, Steel Research International, Article first published online: 18 DEC 2012, DOI: 10.1002/srin.201200220

 Iryna Yevseyeva, Francisco Queirós de Melo, Jose Grácio, Vitor Bastos-Fernandes, Indicator-based multiobjective evolutionary algorithms and an application in filament winding process, International Review of Mechanical Engineering, Vol.6, N4, 2012, 886-895

Iryna Yevseyeva, Vitor Bastos-Fernandes  and Jose Gracio, Review on multiobjective evolutionary algorithms and application in metal matrix composites, International Review of Mechanical Engineering, Vol.6, N3, 2012, 507-519.

Vitor Basto-Fernandes, Iryna Yevseyeva  and José R. Méndez, Optimization of Anti-Spam Systems with Multiobjective Evolutionary Algorithms, Information Resources Management Journal (IRMJ), Volume 26, Issue 1, 2012, 54-67

Ana Graça, Rui P.R. Cardoso, Jeong Whan Yoon, Subspace analysis to alleviate the volumetric locking in the 3D solid-shell EFG method, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, In Press, Available online 23 September 2012

M. Borodachenkova, J. Grácio, F. Barlat and C. Picu, Transient negative strain hardening during severe plastic deformation of Al-30wt%Zn alloys, Key Enginering Materials, 2012, accepted for publication.

M. Borodachenkova, J. Grácio, R.C. Picu , F. Barlat, A microstructure-based model for describing strain softening during compression of Al-30%wt Zn alloy, International Journal of Multiphysics, 2012, in press.

Marilena Butuc, Frederic Barlat, José Grácio and Gabriela Vincze, A Theoretical Study of the Effect of the Double Strain Path Change on the Forming Limits of Metal Sheet”, Key Engineering Materials, 2012, accepted.

 

Oral presentations

Kohshiroh Kitayama , R.P.R. Cardoso, J.W. Yoon, T. Uemori, F. Yoshida “Cyclic Crystal Plasticity Finite Element Analysis and Experimental Validation of HCP Materials”, PLASTICITY 2012, San Juan, January 3-8, 2012. (Invited talk)

Rui Cardoso, K. Kitayama, J. W. Yoon, T. Uemori, F. Yoshida “Thermomechanical Crystal Plasticity Finite Element Analysis and Experimental Validation of HCP Materials”, PLASTICITY 2012, San Juan, January 3-8, 2012. (Invited talk)

M. Borodachenkova, J.Gracio, R.C. Picu , F.Barlat, Softening during High Pressure Torsion of Al-Zn Alloys, Multiphysics2012, Lisbon, December 2012 (Invited talk)
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