Article - 4 Sep 2019
The term smart polymer embraces a wide range of different compounds that can change their color, transparency or shape in response to their environment.
Article - 20 Nov 2012
Modern biomedical applications and drug delivery have paved the way for controlled release technologies in the healthcare industry. This paper details the nuances of controlled release systems,...
Article - 23 Jul 2013
Recent developments in production processes, materials and delivery equipment have together created a dynamic environment in the drug delivery field. The successful introduction of new products and...
Article - 22 Mar 2019
In this interview, Professor Harald Pasch talks about field-flow fractionation systems and characterising polymer self-assemblies.
Article - 2 Jan 2014
Harald Fischer, Sales and Marketing manager at WITec, talks AZoM about the benefits of 3D Raman imaging and how this can be combined with surface structural imaging techniques.
Article - 12 Sep 2003
Smart or intelligent packaging is packaging that illicits a response to a stimuli. The concept is described, with applications and examples outlined. While some applications are a little way off,...
Article - 21 Feb 2014
One of DSM Ahead's research subjects is nonwovens for filtration. Fiber size and distribution are key aspects influencing filtration performance. Scanning electron microscopy (SEM) can provide more...
Article - 11 Nov 2013
This article discusses using raman spectroscopy for the identification and characterization of polymers.
Article - 3 Jul 2018
The production of solid dosage pharmaceuticals requires the utmost blend uniformity, which can be achieved by the careful control of both the formulation being used and how it is mixed.
Article - 6 Nov 2015
Samples that are used in manufacturing parts, degradation studies and material synthesis can be effectively monitored by GPC-SEC analysis.