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Apply for Advanced Porous Materials PhD Award (Deadline 31st July 2018)

PhD candidates working on aerogels – This is your chance! Apply before 31st July 2018 to info@advapor.org The Association of Advanced Porous Materials (Advapor) is to offer a € 3000 award to the “best” PhD completed in the field of Advanced Porous Materials.

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“Aerogel – the material of the future” – Prelude to 4th International Seminar on Aerogels

The fourth International Seminar on AEROGELS – 2018 is fast approaching. It will take place in Hamburg on 24 – 26 September 2018 in Hamburg. The Seminar is chaired by Prof Smirnova, Institute of Thermal Separation Processes, TUHH, and Dr. Michel Perrut, Atelier Fluides Super Critiques, Nyons, France. 

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Call for abstracts: Special Issue “Aerogels: Synthesis, Characterization and Application”

A special issue of Materials ((ISSN 1996-1944)) will be published on “Aerogels: Synthesis, Characterization and Application”. Dr. Barbara Milow, Institute of Materials Research, German Aerospace Center, will be the Guest Editor. Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 June 2018 The Special Issue, “Aerogels – Synthesis, Characterization and Application”, will focus on the specific development of aerogels […]

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DLR presented aerogels at ILA 2018 in Berlin

The exhibition ILA 2018 (Innovation and Leadership in Aerospace) took place in Berlin from 25th to 29th April 2018. The Department of Aerogels of the German Aerospace Center (Institute of Materials Research, Cologne) presented various types of aerogels for diverse application including thermal insulation, foundry additives and adsorbing materials.

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RISE researcher receives half a million for the production of fossil-free aerogels

Fernando Alvarado at RISE Bioeconomy, one of the partners of NanoHybrids, is awarded this year’s Skills Prize from the Gunnar Sundblad Research Foundation. The award of SEK 500,000 will be used to initiate a Swedish research platform for cellulose-based aerogel particles that can, among other things, replace traditional absorbents, thickeners and microplastics. The prize has […]

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