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What information can you get from QCM-D?

Here we describe what information you can extract from, QCM-D, Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation monitoring technology.

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Why is interfacial rheology important?

Interfacial rheology studies the flow properties of liquid interfaces.

~ 5 min

How to optimize the QCM baseline stability

Here we will list 9 things that could affect the stability of your QCM-D baseline, and give advice on how to address them if you are experiencing drift.

> 2 min

What are superhydrophobic surfaces?

Superhydrophobic surface is defined by having the static water contact angle above 150 ° and contact angle hysteresis less than 5 °.

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How to characterize biomolecular interactions with QCM-D

Here we present how biomo­lecular interactions can be analyzed using QSense® QCM-D technology and what information QCM-D measurements offer.

> 2 min

Surface free energy measurements in practice

Surface free energy can be calculated through contact angle measurements. Automated instruments are available.

~ 5 min

How are QCM results influenced by the lateral distribution of the measured layer?

Here we explain the reasoning behind the uniformity requirement and describe the consequences if it is not fulfilled.

7 min

Can Surface Science facilitate a more sustainable energy system?

Striving towards a more sustainable energy system, surface properties, surface interactions and reactions taking place at surfaces, have important roles to play.

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Contact angle measurements to evaluate plasma treatment efficiency

Plasma treatment is an often-used process prior to coating, printing or gluing to improve the wettability of the material.

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