Post Profile

Technique mass-produces uniform, multilayered particles

Microencapsulation, in which a tiny particle of one material is encased within a shell made from another, is widely used in pharmaceuticals manufacturing and holds promise for other areas, such as self-repairing materials and solar power.
read more


Related Posts

Mimicking biological complexity, in a tiny particle

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

Tiny particles made of polymers hold great promise for targeted delivery of drugs and as structural scaffolds for building artificial tissues. However, current production methods for such microparticles yield a limited array of shap...

NASA Reveals Dark Side of the Mystery of Sun's Bursts of Radiation

Academics / Astronomy : The Daily Galaxy

In addition to the constant emission of warmth and light, our sun sends out occasional bursts of solar radiation that propel high-energy particles toward Earth. These solar energetic particles, or SEPs, can impact astronauts or sate...

Heat-based technique offers new way to measure microscopic particles

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Researchers have developed a new heat-based technique for counting and measuring the size of microscopic particles. The technique is less expensive than light-based techniques and can be used on a wider array of materials than elect...

Milestone in accelerating particles with plasma: Technique is powerful, efficient enough to drive future particle accelerators

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

Scientists have shown that a promising technique for accelerating electrons on waves of plasma is efficient enough to power a new generation of shorter, more economical accelerators. This could greatly expand their use in areas such...

Technique mass-produces uniform, multilayered particles

Health : EurekAlert: Health

(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) In the latest issue of the journal Lab on a Chip, researchers from MIT's Microsystems Technology Laboratories report a new microencapsulation technique that yields particles of very consistent...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC