> 3 min

Mimicking Nature’s Expertise in Underwater Adhesives

Marine mussels are unbeatable when it comes to underwater adhesive strategies. They can attach to virtually all surfaces, tenaciously sustaining their bonds in saltwater and turbulent wave-swept conditions.

~ 1 min

Supercritical CO2 in Enhanced Oil Recovery

Analytical method enables surface analysis at experimental conditions mimicking oil reservoirs.

~ 3 min

Building an Appetite for Hydroxyapatite QSensors

Within biomaterials research and development, hydroxyapatite (HA) is well known for its biocompatible properties, particularly in bone bonding, and for its potency of rapid integration into the human body.

> 2 min

How to study adhesion to wood-plastic composites

Wood-plastic composites are relatively new materials as they started to emerge at the beginning of the 90’s. The most widespread use of WCPs is in outdoor decking but it is also used in railings and siding as well as park benches and indoor furniture.

> 2 min

Biomaterials & medical device research - Top 5 Sensors

Read about the top 5 QSense sensor coatings used for biomaterials and medical device research

> 12 min

Interview with Prof. Joy on his biomaterials research

Biomaterials research with Professor Abraham Joy

~ 2 min

Protein Adsorption to Biomaterials

Blood-material interactions are critical for performance and biocompatibility of implantable medical devices used in thousands of patients daily.

~ 2 min

6 Reasons to Measure Wettability in Paper and Board Quality Control

Wettability of a paper or board depends on the coatings and treatments done to it. By measuring the wettability, deviations in coatings and treatments can be observed

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