Nanoemulsions, also called sub-micron emulsions (SME) and mini-emulsions, are oil in water emulsions with droplet diameters at the nanoscale. This article looks at how nanoemulsions are processed...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1244 | 25 May 2005
Surfactant-free emulsions, using polymeric emulsifiers or solid particles as stabilizers, could offer new alternatives to the conventional formulations used in skincare products. Comparing the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1292 | 5 Jul 2005
Master Bond has invested in the production of an advanced line of nano grade adhesives. Boasting outstanding performance properties, confidence is high that these systems will develop a strong...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2652 | 10 Aug 2010
As dendrimers offer manufacturers the prospect of making vast profits in a number of different industry areas, the race to register patents for dendrimers has been fierce. The story of how Dendritic...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1375 | 25 Aug 2005
Testing of the world’s first commercial solid lubricant made using nanomaterials has found the oil to be non-toxic. The lubricant is based on nanospheres and nanotubes of inorganic compounds, whose...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1172 | 12 Apr 2005
Particle size measurement with laser technology (Laser Scattering or Diffraction/Laser-Granulometry) ensures several advantages. They include: simple operation, short analysis time, repeatability and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2984 | 1 Mar 2012
The Nano Tribometer from CSM Instruments allows a much greater variation in contact conditions, and is therefore more suited to the study of lubricants at very low loads.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1808 | 6 Dec 2006
Porous powders are used in industries from catalysts to pharmaceuticals and environmental cleanup to liquid chromatography. Not only is it important to know the pore size distribution of these...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1476 | 18 Jan 2006
Liposomes are small spherical vesicles which consist of amphiphilic lipids, enclosing an aqueous core. The classification of liposomes, the different processing techniques used, the benefits of using...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1243 | 25 May 2005
Experiments performed under microgravity conditions let researchers find out more about the formation of nanoparticles in liquids. The article considers electrophoretic techniques, aerogel formation,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1133 | 5 Mar 2005