A relatively quick amplitude sweep experiment can indicate the strength of a gel and its modulus. This can therefore be used to optimise dosing of gelation agents and other components.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2882 | 6 Jun 2005
The Polymer Physics course is designed to be an introduction to Basic Polymer Physics. It will cover topics such as amorphous polymers, crystalline polymers, characterisation, viscoelasticity, polymer...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3998 | 3 Dec 2007
This video illustrates a puncture test performed on an apple using Instron electromechanical system. Testing food samples for texture-related properties allows the food industry to improve on existing...
By Cameron Chai
A polymer gel has been developed by researchers from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) that imitates the vibrations of vocal cords of humans....
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=29959 | 18 Jul 2011
Researchers at the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders at the University of Iowa in the US replicate the stresses that affect the human voice. The team studies how vibration affects...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=30450 | 1 Sep 2011
Polymers are complicated materials to characterise rheologically because there are many factors that influence their flow properties. The use of rotational and capillary rheometers is outlined and the...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3881 | 16 Aug 2007
Dr Carlos Rega from Malvern Instruments, will present a talk at the 6th International Symposium on Food Rheology and Structure (ISFRS, Zurich 10-13 Apr, 2012) in which he assesses the benefits of...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=32241 | 7 Mar 2012
Applications and product specialists from Malvern Instruments are participating as both exhibitors and speakers at the XVth International Congress on Rheology, which takes place in Monterey,...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=13096 | 29 Jul 2008
With the recent launch of the new top of the range Zetasizer Nano ZSP system, Malvern Instruments has added dynamic light scattering (DLS) Microrheology to its portfolio of materials characterization...
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=34391 | 9 Oct 2012
Malvern Instruments is to present complementary methods for optimizing rheological materials characterization at the International Congress on Rheology, 5-10 August, Lisbon, Portugal.
A talk by Dr....
http://www.azom.com/news.aspx?newsID=33409 | 28 Jun 2012