Article - 28 Aug 2017
Many complex fluids, such as surfactant mesophases, network forming polymers, emulsions etc. do not flow until the applied stress crosses a certain critical value, called the yield stress.
News - 24 Apr 2019
Process and plant engineers will find the FLT93 Switch from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides a ruggedized, ultra-reliable liquid level and flow sensor that detects and switches to help...
News - 21 Feb 2010
If hydrogen is ever to play a significant role as a clean, everyday energy source, it will need a safe and reliable distribution system. To pave the way for a hydrogen fuel infrastructure, researchers...
News - 19 Feb 2008
The Industrial Coating Systems division of Nordson Corporation has introduced the revolutionary new Encore manual powder spray system. Packed with features, the Encore system provides coaters with...
Article - 22 Nov 2010
What is compression testing and how is it used to determine how a product or material reacts when it is compressed? Find out more about the theory and applications of compression testing.
Article - 12 May 2021
Water analysis and quality measurement is an essential action in today's world. This application note describes a fully automated method of determination for a number of characteristics and properties...
Article - 23 Sep 2013
Viscosity can be defined as the resistance of a fluid to flow. This resistance is caused from the forces of attraction between the fluid molecules. A fluid will only flow if sufficient energy is...
Article - 24 Oct 2007
The use of magnetic inks to produce cards with strips containing information or, more recently, documents with magnetic characters which are read directly is becoming more widespread.
Article - 23 Sep 2022
Steam is utilized across all aspects of animal feed manufacture, be it sterilization, heating, or direct steam treatment. However, care must be taken to avoid condensate contamination of these steam...
Article - 11 Nov 2015
Flow of a number of complex fluids like surfactant mesophases, emulsions and network forming polymers is induced only when the applied stress is more than a specific value, which is called the yield...