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...
Article - 26 Aug 2014
A range of polymeric materials such as synthetic rubbers, adhesives, and paints have been produced using emulsion polymerization, which is carried out in an aqueous environment.