Materials Testing and Consultancy
Lucideon, formerly Ceram, is a leading international provider of materials development, testing and assurance.
Through its offices and laboratories in the UK, US and the Far East, Lucideon provides materials and assurance expertise to clients in a wide range of sectors, including healthcare, construction, ceramics and power engineering.
The company aims to improve the competitive advantage and profitability of its clients by providing them with the expertise, accurate results and objective, innovative thinking that they need to optimise their materials, products, processes, systems and businesses.
Nanopowder characterisation and control as aqueous suspension. Specifically
maximising nanopowder solids content whilst retaining suitable rheological properties
for subsequent processing (e.g. spraying, dipping, casting, extrusion, spray
drying, etc). Expertise in freeze-dry granulation as a route to creating homogenous
granulates from nano-suspensions. Supporting analytical techniques include secondary
ion mass spectroscopy to analyse the chemistry of coatings at a nano level.