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Gold particles

Size and shape of gold nanoparticles in toluene via SAXS

Added: 19 Jul 2017

Anton Paar has described the characterisation of a solution of colloidal gold nanoparticles for siz…

Litesizer 500

Liposomes measurement using DLS

Added: 15 Feb 2017

Anton Paar has published a report detailing the use of its Litesizer 500 in measuring the size dist…


Understanding common particle size analysis methods

Retsch Technology GmbH | Added: 11 Aug 2015

A whitepaper published by Retsch Technology looks at the advantages and drawbacks of three common p…

Carbon nanotubes

Carbon nanotubes reinforce particle characterisation

Meritics Ltd | Added: 1 May 2013

Beckman Coulter has released an application note detailing the hydrophobic nature of the carbon nan…

Investigating the dispersion of dry powders

Malvern Instruments | Added: 8 Mar 2013

Malvern discusses how to tackle effective sample dispersion during particle size analysis of dry po…

Using sample statistics to understand images

Malvern Instruments | Added: 7 Feb 2013

Malvern outlines the interpretation of data obtained using the Sample Statistcs Window in ISys anal…

Particle size analysis of catalysts

Malvern Instruments | Added: 5 Dec 2012

A new technical note from Malvern discusses particle sizing, specific surface area and predicting a…


The diffusion barrier technique in practice

Malvern Instruments | Added: 15 Nov 2012

A technical report from Malvern describes how Zetasizer Nano ZSP can helps meet new zeta potential …

An introduction to DLS Microrheology

Malvern Instruments | Added: 17 Oct 2012

This white paper explains the background of dynamic light scattering Microrheology and how it can b…


Being particular about food

Malvern Instruments | Added: 11 Oct 2012

Focusing on particle sizing, this article examines how technology is shaping up to meet the food in…

10 reasons to adopt online particle size analysis

Malvern Instruments | Added: 28 Sep 2012

This document explores different material characterisation techniques and the potential of online p…


Characterisation of Rice Dwarf virus

Malvern Instruments | Added: 5 Sep 2012

This technical note presents the characterisation of a virus protein by light scattering to find it…

Back to basics on particle characterisation

Malvern Instruments | Added: 31 May 2012

This paper provides descriptions on a range of particle properties and introduces different particl…

Sample measurements demonstrate Zetasizer specifications

Malvern Instruments | Added: 14 May 2012

Malvern Instruments has published updated specifications for the Zetasizer series of dynamic light …

Ultrasonic processes for nano-particles

Hielscher Ultrasonics | Added: 20 Sep 2011

Kathrin Hielscher of Hielscher Ultrasonics has published a white paper focusing on ultrasonic milli…

Mobius instrument measures precise protein charges

Wyatt Technology | Added: 11 Jul 2011

An application note from Wyatt Technology explains how its Mobius electrophoretic mobility instrume…

Morphologi system targets particulate impurities

Malvern Instruments | Added: 18 Apr 2011

Malvern Instruments has issued an application note describing 'Raman chemical identification of con…

Particle-analysis paper downloaded 7,500 times

Malvern Instruments | Added: 28 Jan 2011

Malvern's 'Basic principles of particle size analysis' paper, written by applications manager Dr Al…

Malvern launches materials characterisation site

Malvern Instruments | Added: 13 Dec 2010

With the launch of its Materials Talks website, Malvern Instruments has opened a global channel thr…

Impact of image quality on measurement accuracy

Fluid Imaging Technologies | Added: 7 Dec 2010

Fluid Imaging Technologies has released a white paper that documents how image quality affects the …