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AEROGELS 2018 – Aerogels as High-Performance Insulation Materials by BASF

The Fourth International Seminar on AEROGELS 2018 starts today at Hamburg University of Technology. More than 200 researchers from academia and industry gather to learn and exchange latest knowledge on aerogels. The conference will start Monday morning with a session on functional aerogels

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NanoHybrids at AEROGELS 2018 – Investigation of External Mass Transfer Effects in Supercritical Drying of Alcogel Particles

One of the lectures relating to NanoHybrids results present investigation of external mass transfer effects in supercritical drying of alcogel particles. Organic aerogels in the form of particles are considered as promising materials for a wide variety of applications such as drug delivery, biosensing and food technology due their unique properties and biocompatibility.

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The Aerogel Community – stimulating knowledge transfer on aerogels

The NanoHybrids Consortium and their research colleagues beyond the project have a strong interest to enhance and distribute the knowledge on their fascinating research area much wider. Thus TUHH’s Institute for Thermal Separation Processes created a website for the Aerogel Community

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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 – NanoHybrids results on poly(urethane-acrylate) aerogels

Pilot scale production and industrial application of synthetic aerogels based on novel chemistry form part of the core research in NanoHybrids, in addition to biopolymer aerogels as the second pillar.  Associate professor Patrina Paraskevopoulou (PhD) and her research team Maria Papastergiou (PhD), Despoina Chriti (PhD candidate) and Grigorios Raptopoulos (PhD) at the Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory […]

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