~ 3 min

Nanotechnology - Risks and Opportunities

Nanomaterials have found their way into ordinary products such as foods, cosmetics, and sportswear. Why did ‘nano’ become so popular? And what risks are involved when getting exposed to these nanoengineered entities?

< 4 min

How to deposit graphene oxide thin films?

Graphene oxide is hydrophilic and thus dispersible to water. Dispersibility makes the solution-based deposition of graphene oxide possible.

~ 3 min

Polymer characterization - how QCM-D can help

Find out more about how to use QCM-D for polymer characterization and to analyze polymer interactions at surfaces.

~ 5 min

Are you aware of all the surface interaction processes that affect your everyday life?

Many phenomena that we perceive at the macroscale originate in surface interactions at the nanoscale. Research and product development are continuously going on to explore such processes which impact us, and the world we live in.

< 3 min

What is required for good adhesion?

Good adhesion is generally required whenever a coating is applied to a surface. A clean surface and good wettability are needed for good adhesion.

> 4 min

8 publications you should read if you are working with formation of supported lipid bilayers

Get on top of the key facts and fundamentals of the lipid bilayer formation process with our selected list of 8 publications.

~ 2 min

Nanoparticle coating techniques: Comparison of spin coating and Langmuir-Blodgett deposition

Spin coating is one of the most used thin-film coating technique and for this reason, any new technique is typically compared to it.

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