~ 3 min

Interfacial tension and wettability affect CO₂ sequestration

Interfacial tension and wettability are important parameters determining the success of the CO2 storage site.

< 5 min

Thin film degradation analysis with QCM-D

Thin-film degradation and material desorption is sometimes wanted and sometimes not. Learn about how it can be characterized by QCM-D.

< 6 min

3 ways to measure surface tension

Explains three different methods to measure surface tension.

4 min

QCM-D technology - What can it be used for?

Surfaces are all around us. To control the macroscale we need to understand and tune the nanoscale. Learn more about QCM-D can help.

~ 3 min

Wettability of superhydrophobic surfaces - Contact angle, friction and adhesion

With increasing understanding of the superhydrophobicity, the measurement methods to quantify the degree of hydrophobicity deserve some thought.

4 min

What is QCM-D?

QCM-D, Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation monitoring, is an extended version of QCM, and is particularly suitable for the characterization of soft layers.

3 min

What is QCM?

Quartz Crystal Microbalance, or QCM, is essentially a balance for very small masses which enables time-resolved characterization of thin and rigid layers.

~ 15 min

Surface Science – How it all began, from an experimental perspective

Surface science affects and contributes to areas: IT, materials and interface science, biomaterials, biotechnology, medicine, nanotechnology and cleantech.

~ 5 min

Nanoparticle lithography requires a highly controlled nanoparticle deposition

Nanoparticle lithography is a promising fabrication technique. Unlike other techniques, it has a potential to be performed on curved surfaces.

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