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Abstract:
The tendency for some nanoparticles to agglomerate or cluster into denser masses can lead to homogeneity and performance issues in their subsequent use. Existing methodologies to de-agglomerate them do not always produce uniform results, or can be invasive and wasteful.

Intertronics introduce new nanoparticle deagglomeration technology

Kidlington, UK | Posted on March 15th, 2017

The Thinky PR-1 Nanoparticle Dispersion Machine is a desktop unit which can disperse carbon nanotubes (CNT), graphene and other 2D nanomaterials, within a closed container. The dispersion is very even and consistent, is highly reproducible, and is typically accomplished in a few minutes.

The Thinky PR-1 uses mechanical rotation and multi-directional ultrasonics to achieve a rapid and even particle dispersion. It has a temperature limit control in the ultrasonic bath to counter the temperature rise of water and materials as a result of ultrasonic energy, avoiding changes in physical material properties. The system is compatible with quantities as small as a 5ml capacity vial to a 200ml capacity stainless steel container.

The Thinky PR-1 offers benefits to researchers and developers in sectors such as drug delivery, imaging, tissue engineering, and biosensors. Nanomaterials prepared with the Thinky PR-1 may then be mixed with other materials in a Thinky planetary centrifugal mixer, also available from Intertronics.

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About Intertronics
For further information please see www.intertronics.co.uk/thinky-pr1 or visit the Intertronics blog at www.adhere.uk.com – also see www.youtube.com/intertronicsadhere.

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Contacts:
Ref: INTERTRONICS2968 – Thinky PR-1
Editors, for further information please contact:
Peter Swanson
Intertronics
Unit 17, Station Field Industrial Estate
Banbury Road
Kidlington
Oxfordshire, OX5 1JD
Tel: 01865 842842
Fax: 01865 842172
e-mail:
www.intertronics.co.uk

or

Ian Deavin
The Industrial Marketing Agency
68 Ampthill Road
Shefford
Bedfordshire
SG17 5BB
Tel: 01462 850040
e-mail:
www.theindustrialmarketingagency.co.uk

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