Ultrasounds for Biological Applications and Materials Science

Author Archives: M.D. Fariñas

Our Brand New Article!!: ‘Ultrasonic assessment of the elastic functional design of component tissues of Phormium tenax leaves’

This article presents Phormium tenax leaves as an example of functional design.  Four different ultrasonic techniques comprising air-coupling and gel coupling, longitudinal and shear waves, normal and oblique incidence and … Continue reading

November 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Our Brand New Article!!: ‘Monitoring Plant Response to Environmental Stimuli by Ultrasonic Sensing of the Leaves’

New article about the application of air-coupled ultrasound to monitor variations in leaf properties caused by plant responses to different environmental stimuli (light intensity variations, watering after a drought period, … Continue reading

September 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Stimulating experience at IEEE International Joint ISAF/IWATMD/PFM!

From May 12-16 us-biomat group attended at Penn State University (State College, PA, USA) IEEE International Joint Symposium on the Applications of Ferroelectric, International Workshop on Acoustic Transduction Materials and Devices & … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

US-BioMat group invited to join IV Colloquium on Plant Ecophysiology

Ultrasounds for Biological Applications and Material Science group was invited to join last week IV Colloquium on Plant Ecophysiology in Moncayo (Aragón, Spain). We took advantage of this chance to show … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

US-BioMat group in 43rd Annual Symposium of UIA

  Ultrasounds for Biological Applications and Material Science group has attended 43rd Symposium organized by Ultrasonic Industry Association in La Residencia de Estudiantes, Madrid (Spain). The work: “Monitorization of Plant Light/Dark … Continue reading

April 26, 2014

US-BIOMAT group at ICMoBT 2013

US-BioMat group is attending 5th International Conference on Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues in the beautiful Spanish city of Sitges. Our group have presented the work titled: “Non-invasive Ultrasonic Techniques … Continue reading

December 12, 2013

US-BIOMAT group in “Editor’s Selection of Highly Cited Articles in IEEE Transactions on UFFC”!!

      ‘Air-Coupled Ultrasonic Resonant Spectroscopy for the Study of the Relationship Between Plant Leaves’ Elasticity and Their Water Content’ Sancho-Knapik, Domingo; Calas, Hector; Javier Peguero-Pina, Jose; Ramos Fernandez, … Continue reading

October 4, 2013

SOST-WINE project in Cariñena Wineries

US-BioMat group visited ‘Grandes Vinos y Viñedos‘ (Cariñena, Aragón, Spain) winery as part of SOST-WINE project in which we colaborate with our collegues of CITA. We enjoyed a lot our … Continue reading

September 20, 2013 · Leave a comment


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May 28, 2013

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Open position within the SOS-WINE project for a labview developer as research assistant. More information in: https://usbiomatblog.wordpress.com/jobs-opportunities/

May 24, 2013
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