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5th International Summer School on Aerogels starting today

Today the 5th International Summer School on Aerogels at the DLR in Cologne has started. It is organized cooperatively by the Hamburg University of Technology (Germany), the University of Salzburg (Austria), the Empa in Dübendorf (Switzerland) and the Department of Aerogels from Institute of Materials Research at the German Aerospace Center. During this workshop participants will […]

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AEROGELS 2018 – Supercritical drying of aerogels – Thermodynamic considerations for critical process steps

The session on Supercritical Drying on 26 September 2018 at the Fourth International Seminar on Aerogels will start with André Mohs and Volker Steinhagen from Uhde High Pressure Technologies, one of the sponsors of the conferencs. As experts in High Pressure Technologies they will present an overview on some critical process steps of the aerogel […]

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AEROGELS 2018 – Automotive engine covers made from mechanically strong monolithic polymer aerogels

The first lecture of the Fourth International Seminar on AEROGELS after lunch on Tuesday, 25 September 2018, by Dr. Stephen Steiner and his team at Aerogel Technologies, will present a novel application of monolithic polymer aerogels which can contribute to improve the fuel efficiency of vehicles.

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AEROGELS 2018 – Cellulose aero/xerogels for moisture sorption

In everyday life, the humidity of the air and thus the moisture content of matters have a profound influence on our comfort and the ability to utilise materials. Thus, in NanoHybrids, the development of novel biobased aerogels for moisture absorption has been one of the objectives. The aim is to produce biobased aerogels with high […]

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AEROGELS Seminar 2018 in Hamburg – Key note speaker Kazuki Nakanishi supported aerogel based startup

The 4th International Seminar on AEROGELS 2018 will be opened with the key note lecture of Kazuki Nakanishi. Kazuki Nakanishi is Associate Professor at Kyoto University, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and heads a research group on Monolithic Porous Materials by Liquid-Phase Synthesis, including research on mesoporous aerogels. Kazuki Nakanishi was awarded Award […]

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