Article - 20 Aug 2009
An improved gel-casting procedure was successfully exploited to produce porous ceramic bodies based on two commercial powders, TM-DAR Taimicron alumina and TOSOH TZ-3YS zirconia, with controlled...
Article - 16 Feb 2012
Fossil fuel combustion for energy has increased the concentration of greenhouse gases in the Earth’s atmosphere. Carbon dioxide is a major component of these emissions. This article discusses the...
Article - 3 May 2007
Particulate materials are used in all manner of applications, many of which are encountered day to day. Characterization of these powders is important as it can affect the properties of the resultant...
Article - 16 Apr 2019
This article discusses how to use a segregation tester to quantify density (porosity) of a mixture.
Article - 4 Apr 2019
This article discusses how to characterize the surface area and porosity of metal-organic frameworks (MOFs).
Article - 16 Apr 2018
Throughout the quality assurance fields within both scientific research and industry, many companies endeavor to continually improve the performance of their products.
Article - 14 Feb 2017
Drug delivery as solid dosage forms is complex with a number of factors that can noticeably influence their therapeutic benefit. The drug must be stabilized in the tablet and at the same time be...
Article - 18 Feb 2012
This application note presents aluminas, their uses as a vapor trap and how a BET surface area measurement can be used as an indicator of their performance.
Article - 6 Aug 2010
Micromeritics’ Gemini® VII 2390 Series of surface area analyzers rapidly and reliably produces accurate and repeatable surface area and porosity results. Their low cost, high speed, simplicity of use,...
Article - 5 Aug 2010
The TriStar® II Series are fully automated, three-station, surface area and porosity analyzers that deliver high-quality data at an affordable price.