Utrasonic topic: "Common applications of Ultrasonic Dispersers"
Ultrasonic dispersers are a reliable tool to disperse and deagglomerate micron- and nano-sized particles into uniform suspensions. Besides the common dispersing application, ultrasonic dispersers (also known as probe-type ultrasonicators) are used for manifold other processes in lab and industry.
The application fields of ultrasonic dispersers include liquid-solid mixtures, emulsification, extraction, disintegration and cell lysis, sonochemical reactions and many more.
Common applications of ultrasonic dispersers are the production of stable nano-emulsions and -suspensions; sample preparation e.g. soil samples to identify the presence of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs); degassing and deaeration of samples; as well as the functionalization, activation and cleaning of particle surfaces (e.g. catalysts).
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The production of colorants and pigment suspensions requires reliable dispersion and mixing. Ultrasonic homogenizers are highly efficient when it comes to the production of liquid and paste-like masterbatches and colorant suspensions. Available at any industrial production scale, ultrasonic dispersers improve…https://www.hielscher.com/colorant-manufacturing-using-high-performance-dispersers.htm
A uniform dispersion of CNTs in 3D-printable inks can enhance the properties of ink and enable new applications in various fields. Probe-type ultrasonication is a highly reliable dispersing technique to produce stable nanosuspensions of CNTs in polymers. Efficient and Stable…https://www.hielscher.com/dispersion-of-carbon-nanotubes-in-3d-printable-inks.htm
Nanocomposite hydrogels or nanogels are multi-functional 3D structures with high efficacies as drug carriers and controlled-release drug delivery systems. Ultrasonication promotes the dispersion of nano-sized, polymeric hydrogel particles as well as the subsequent inclusion/incorporation of nanoparticles into these polymer structures.…https://www.hielscher.com/nanocomposite-hydrogel-synthesis-using-ultrasonication.htm
Lubricating oils can greatly benefit from nano-additives, which help to reduce friction and wear. It is however crucial, that nano-additives such as nanoparticles, graphene monolayers or core-shell nanospheres are uniformly and single-dispersed in the lubricant. Ultrasonic dispersion has been proven…https://www.hielscher.com/lubricants-with-nanoparticle-improved-functionalities.htm
Varnish production requires powerful mixing equipment that can handle nano-particles and pigments, which must be uniformly dispersed into the formulation. Ultrasonic homogenizers are highly efficient and reliable dispersing technique which provide a homogeneous distribution of the nanoparticles into polymers. Varnish…https://www.hielscher.com/how-to-mix-varnishes-with-nanofillers.htm
Homogenizers are a type of mixers, which apply mechanical forces to blend, emulsify, disperse, and dissolve liquid-liquid and solid-liquid systems. Depending on the homogenizer model rotational shear, nozzles or high-power ultrasound are used to create the required forces to disintegrate…https://www.hielscher.com/homogenizers-working-principle-use-and-scale-up.htm
In the production of high-performance battery cells, nanostructured materials and nanocomposites play an important role providing superior electric conductivity, higher storage densities, high capacity and reliability. In order to attain full functionalities of nanomaterials, nano-particles must be individually dispersed or…https://www.hielscher.com/sonochemical-synthesis-of-electrode-materials-for-battery-production.htm
Gold nanoparticles of uniform shape and morphology can be efficiently synthesized via sonochemical route. The ultrasonically promoted chemical reaction of gold nanoparticle synthesis can be precisely controlled for particle size, shape (e.g., nanospheres, nanorods, nanobelts etc.) and morphology. The efficacious,…https://www.hielscher.com/efficient-and-controlled-synthesis-of-gold-nanoparticles.htm
High-performance adhesives are composed from epoxy, silicone, polyurethane, polysulfide, or acrylic systems containing various (nano-)fillers and additives, which give the adhesive special performance such as bond strength, light weight, durability, heat-resistance, and sustainability. Efficient and reliable mixing is required to…https://www.hielscher.com/high-performance-adhesive-formulations-improved-by-ultrasonic-dispersion.htm
High power ultrasonication can efficient and reliably break-up particle agglomerates and even disintegrate primary particles. Due to its high-performance dispersion performance, probe-type ultrasonicators are used as preferred method to create homogeneous nanoparticle suspensions. Reliable Nanoparticle Dispersion by Ultrasonication Many industries…https://www.hielscher.com/reliable-nanoparticle-dispersion-for-industrial-applications.htm
Silica nanoparticles such as fumed silica (e.g. Aerosil) are a widely used additive in various industries. In order to obtain fully functional nanosilica with the desired material characteristics, the silica nano-particles must be deagglomerated and distributed as single-dispersed particles. Ultrasonic…https://www.hielscher.com/ultrasonic-deagglomeration-of-silica-nanoparticles.htm
Zeolites including nano-zeolites and zeolite derivatives can be efficiently and reliable synthesized, functionalized and deagglomerated using high-performance ultrasonication. Ultrasonic zeolite synthesis and treatment excels conventional hydrothermal synthesis by efficiency, simplicity, and simple linear scalability to large production. Ultrasonically synthesized zeolites…https://www.hielscher.com/synthesis-and-functionalization-of-zeolites-using-sonication.htm