Article - 17 May 2017
This article discusses the chemical characterization of a variety of polymeric materials and structures using the nanoIR2-FS™ system.
Article - 23 Mar 2017
Many products are dispersions or suspensions of particles in a liquid medium. Examples range from ceramics, adhesives, inks and paints through to drinks, foods, medicines and personal care products.
Article - 30 Jun 2016
Most materials are capable of crystallizing in various forms called polymorphs, which vary in the 3D arrangement of molecules or atoms in the crystal lattice.
Article - 15 Apr 2016
This article provides a fundamental understanding of the key particle characterization methods that are being used in academia and industry alike.
Article - 29 Mar 2016
Atoms or molecules in a crystal are organized in a periodic and regular way. Crystallinity is referred to the extent of structural order in solid products.
Article - 19 Mar 2015
Hyaluronic acid, also known as HA, is a naturally occurring polysaccharide that is often employed as a functional ingredient in subcutaneous and topical anti-ageing treatments like dermal fillers.
Article - 5 Nov 2014
Extracting oil from subsea wells is more expensive and challenging than in surface production systems. Mechanical equipments such as subsea control modules, hydraulic fluid accumulators and valve...
Article - 10 Oct 2014
Over the past couple of years, Mastersizer 3000 particle sizing system has become synonymous in research and development and QA or QC applications. However, customers are planning to switch from the...
Article - 6 Mar 2014
US-based company, Vulcan Materials is a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials, including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete.
Article - 27 Jan 2014
3D optical microscope is a key metrology technique used in a myriad of industries. White light interferometry (WLI) and confocal microscopy or laser scanning confocal microscopy (LSCM) are the other...