Latest Colloid Stories

2013-12-23 23:01:07

Wohl Associates has added a Chemicolloid Colloid Mill to their already diverse inventory of used packaging equipment. (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Wohl Associates, a trusted leader in the used food processing and packaging machinery industry, is now selling a used Chemicolloid colloid mill in their diverse inventory of industrial equipment. Colloid Mills use a high speed motor to emulsify or disperse lotions, or other liquids like creams, sauces or oils. They work with everything from beauty...

2013-09-26 23:37:35

Wohl Associates Inc. has just announced their inventory of used colloid mills and related machinery for the processing and packaging industries. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Wohl Associates, a leader in the used processing and packaging industries, has just announced that they have several used colloid mills in their current machine inventory. This includes colloid mills that were manufactured by Charlotte, APV/Crepaco, Cornell Machine Company, and Gifford Wood, among others....

2013-09-10 23:22:21

Hydrocolloid Market report provides a full analysis of the world’s key players in the industry, major hydrocolloid types, sources, functions, applications, and geography market in terms of revenue and volume. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/hydrocolloid-market-1231.html (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 The report “Hydrocolloid Market by Type (Gelatin, Xanthan, Guar, Arabic, Locust Bean, Pectin, Alginate, Carrageenan, Agar, CMC), Food & Beverage Application, Source...

Tomorrow’s Materials And Photonic Devices Produced By Using Möbius Strip To Tie Liquid Crystal In Knots
2013-08-20 11:10:08

University of Warwick University of Warwick scientists have shown how to tie knots in liquid crystals using a miniature Möbius strip made from silica particles. By tying substances like this in knots, the researchers hope to understand how their intricate configurations and unique properties can be harnessed in the next generation of advanced materials and photonic devices. Liquid crystal is an essential material in modern life – the flat panel displays on our computers, TVs and...

NASA Chooses New Microgravity Studies For Funding
2013-07-28 08:29:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Eight projects designed to investigate the effects of microgravity on complex fluids and macromolecules have been selected for funding by NASA, the US space agency announced on Friday. The studies, which will be conducted aboard the International Space Station (ISS), "will result in new basic knowledge that provides a foundation on which other NASA researchers and engineers can build approaches to problems confronting human...

DNA Brings Life To Materials
2013-06-13 14:54:30

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne A colloid is a substance spread out evenly inside another substance. Everyday examples include milk, styrofoam, hair sprays, paints, shaving foam, gels and even dust, mud and fog. One of the most interesting properties of colloids is their ability to self-assemble — to aggregate spontaneously into well-defined structures, driven by nothing but local interactions between the colloid's particles. Self-assembly has been...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.