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Tuesday, 12 November 2019

News on coatings technologies from waterborne to nanotechnology and UV/EB. Don´t miss any trend!

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24 Jul 19
Improved adhesion of environmentally friendly paint film on wood

Researchers recently improved paint adhesion of environmentally friendly paint film on wood surface by plasma treatment.

23 Jul 19
Bio-inspired transparent structural colour film

The transparent wings of insects with intelligent structural colours or good invisibility in different surroundings provide them with unique camouflage capability and were therefore used as model for a recent study.

18 Jul 19
Colouring by polymer stress instead of pigments

Material stress is normally not good for polymer films in paints and varnishes, after all it can lead to damage and failure of the protective function. A Nature article now shows how it can also be used for colouring.

15 Jul 19
Reversible wettability in a bio-inspired honeycomb film

A unique triple patterned honeycomb film with CO2-driven reversible wettability between hydrophobicity and hydrophilicity is reported in a new work.

12 Jul 19
Spherical titania and their influence on self-cleaning and anticorrosion properties of acrylic resin

TiO2 particles prepared by sol-gel method with different diameters can enhance the self-cleaning properties of acrylic resin.

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11 Jul 19
The Alexa for coatings labs

Voice-controlled digital assistants have become a part of daily life for many people. In the future, they could also make lab work easier. The first such assistant is now real.

10 Jul 19
Cyclodextrin-based functionalised graphene oxide as an effective corrosion inhibitor

For a recent study, cyclodextrin-based functionalised graphene was synthesised. It was evaluated as an effective corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel in acidic environment.

9 Jul 19
Factors influencing the hydration kinetics of ye'elimite

The aim of a recent study was to understand the origin of the variation in the hydraulic reactivity of ye'elimite systems.

8 Jul 19
Nanocoating prevents greasy smears

A new nanocoating being developed by Fraunhofer researchers will in the future prevent the annoying smudges that result from fingers touching stainless steel surfaces.

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