Article - 17 May 2018
When looking to improve sensitivity and precision of their instruments, customers often evaluate the coating surface of such instruments for reactivity so as to confirm the coating meets performance...
Article - 10 Nov 2017
Molecular weight is an important characteristic of all polymers and strongly affects polymer properties.
Article - 6 Nov 2017
Over the past thirty years, the fourth state of matter, which is plasma, has become an extremely useful means of removing small quantities of material from a wide range of substrates efficiently and...
Article - 10 Jan 2017
When shear rheological measurements are made on samples with a high solids fraction, difficulties may be encountered on a rotational rheometer because the sample is likely to fracture even at low -...
Article - 19 May 2016
The ChromLok™ family of oxide based protective coatings offered by Nexceris increases a metallic component’s high temperature stability under adverse process conditions.
Article - 6 Oct 2015
A range of analytical tests is required during production and quality control (QC) of polymers. Analysis of residual monomers that remain in the end polymer material is a standard QC test.
Article - 24 Sep 2015
Polymers are versatile materials that play an important role in a plethora of industrial applications. In most applications, the rheological characteristics of polymers has an impact on both product...
Article - 25 Jul 2015
Polymers are extensively used throughout industry, whether as naturally occurring materials like starch and cellulose, or synthetic commodities like nylon, polystyrene and polyethylene.
Article - 25 Jun 2015
Monitoring ink performance is a complicated optimization challenge.
Article - 22 May 2015
Emulsion is a part of a general class of two-phase systems of matter called colloids. This system has a dispersed phase of liquid droplets and a liquid continuous phase. There are two common types of...