Utrasonic topic: "Ultrasonic Nanomaterial Processing"
High-performance sonication is a well-established technique for particle size reduction in nano-sized dispersions and emulsions. Besides the fine-size distribution of particles, ultrasonic processors are used to synthesise nano-structured materials such as nanodiamonds or to precipitate nanoparticles (e.g. magnetite (Fe3O4)).
Hielscher’s ultrasonic processors are available from lab to industrial size and can be used for batch and continuous inline sonication. Learn how sonication can improve your nano-material processing!
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Ultrasonication is a powerful tool used in biology, molecular chemistry and biochemistry as well as in the production of pharmaceuticals. Bio-sciences use ultrasonic homogenizers to lyse cells and extract proteins and other intracellular materials, the pharma industry applied ultrasonics…https://www.hielscher.com/coronavirus-covid-19-sars-cov-2-and-ultrasonics.htm
Nano-size drug carriers are widely used to deliver pharmaceutically active compounds into the targeted cells. In order to encapsulate the active substances into a drug carrier with a high bioavailability, solid lipid nanoparticles are used. Ultrasonic nano-emulsification and encapsulation…https://www.hielscher.com/pharmaceuticals-encapsulated-in-lipid-nanoparticles-with-ultrasonics.htm
Liposomal vitamin formulations are known for their higher bioavailability and absorption rate. Vitamin C, an antioxidant, is a common supplement used in nutritional and medical drugs to support the human body's own immune system. Ultrasonication is a reliable and…https://www.hielscher.com/liposomal-vitamin-c-production-with-ultrasonics.htm
Improved Synthesis of Fischer-Tropsch Catalysts with Ultrasound: Ultrasonic treatment of catalyst particles is used for several purposes. Ultrasonic synthesis helps to create modified or functionalized nano-particles, which have a high catalytic activity. Spent and poisoned catalysts can be easily…https://www.hielscher.com/improved-fischer-tropsch-catalysts-with-sonication.htm
Ultrasonically induced and intensified reactions offer a facile, precisely controllable and versatile synthesis method for the production of light-activated materials, which often cannot prepared by conventional techniques. The ultrasonic crystallization and precipitation of perovskite crystals is a highly effective…https://www.hielscher.com/perovskite-synthesis-by-ultrasonication.htm
Chitosan is a chitin-derived biopolymer which has many applications in pharma, food, agriculture and industry. Ultrasonic deacetylation of chitin to chitosan intensifies the treatment significantly - leading to an efficient and fast process with a high chitosan yield of…https://www.hielscher.com/ultrasonic-deacetylation-of-chitin-to-chitosan.htm
Asphalt rehabilitators and rejuvenators enable to recycle existing asphalt pavements by applying rejuvenating agents to the construction material. Ultrasonic dispersers are a powerful technique to mix nano-particles and nano-droplets into asphalt and bitumen emulsions. Power ultrasound is used to…https://www.hielscher.com/ultrasonic-mixing-of-asphalt-rejuvenators.htm
Water-soluble polyhydroxylated C60 fullerene, called fullerenol or fullerol, is a strong free radical scavenger and is therefore used as an antioxidant in supplements and pharmaceuticals. Ultrasonic hydroxylation is a rapid and simple one-step reaction, which is used to produce…https://www.hielscher.com/ultrasonic-polyhydroxylated-c60-fullerenol.htm
In order to microencapsulate active ingredients via spray-drying, a fine-sized stable micro- or nanoemulsion must be prepared. Ultrasonic emulsification is a facile and reliable technique to produce stable micro- and nano-emulsions As alternative surfactant, biopolymers such gum arabi or…https://www.hielscher.com/ultrasonic-nano-emulsification-for-microencapsulation-before-spray-drying.htm
Research has shown that ultrasonic milling can be successfully used for fabrication of thermoelectric nanoparticles and has the potential to manipulate the surfaces of the particles. Ultrasonically milled particles (e.g. Bi2Te3-based alloy) showed a significant size reduction and fabricated…https://www.hielscher.com/ultrasonic-milling-of-thermoelectrical-nano-powders.htm
Ultrasonic dispersion is the superior method to blend C60 homogeneously into a stable oil-based supplement. The mild, precisely controllable ultrasonic treatment ensures that the C60 molecules are kept intact for best results. The ultrasonically blended nano-structured formulation results in…https://www.hielscher.com/ultrasonic-dispersion-of-c60-into-supplements.htm
Graphene oxide is water-soluble, amphiphilic, non-toxic, biodegradable and can be easily dispersed into stable colloids. Ultrasonic exfoliation and dispersion is an very efficient, rapid and cost-effective method to synthesize, disperse and functionalize graphene oxide on industrial scale. In downstream…https://www.hielscher.com/graphene-oxide-ultrasonic-exfoliation-and-dispersion.htm