Emily Leporati

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Electronics, Surface Treatment, Product, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Typical Applications for Electronic Manufacturing

| Emily Leporati

Today, the mobility of electronics allows us to broaden the range of when and where we use them. Consequently, electronics encounter threats such as water, extreme ...
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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Surface Treatment, Composites, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Qualification of Surface Preparation Processes for Bonded Aircraft Repair

| Emily Leporati

Adhesive Bonding Repair The two principle materials used in aircraft manufacturing, metals and polymers, tote particularly reactive surfaces. This ...
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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Webinar, Composites, Surface Testing

CompositesWorld Magazine, BTG Labs & Abaris Hosting Surface Energy and Quality Assurance Webinar

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Webinar: Measuring Surface Energy in ...
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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Surface Treatment, Product, Cleaning Processes, Surface Testing

Dr. Giles Dillingham to Present at SAE Conference on the Evaluation of Surface Contaminants

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BTG Labs will be attending the SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) AMS Aerospace Organization Coatings Committee (AMS G-8)’s ...
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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment

Evaluation of the Effects of Contaminants on Surface Sensitive Processes

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BTG Lab's Collaborations This paper, written as part of an ongoing collaboration between BTG, Southwest Research Institute, and ...
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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Preparation

Investigating the Impact of Solvent Wiping and Sanding Procedures on Surface Energy

| Emily Leporati

Introduction   Solvent wiping and sanding procedures can greatly affect the surface energy of a substrate. To investigate the surface ...
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News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Surface Testing

Dr. Giles Dillingham Teaching Adhesion Society Short Courses

| Emily Leporati

 The Adhesion Science & Technology Short Course will be held February 19-20, 2016 at the Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. Adhesion ...
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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Testing

The Surface Analyst's™ Unique Method of Measuring Water Contact Angle

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Image above: The Surface Analyst uses Ballistic Deposition to deposit water on diverse surfaces to measure contact angle.   ...
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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product

A Comparison of Dyne Inks with the Surface Analyst™

| Emily Leporati

Utilization and Road Blocks of Dyne Inks Manufacturers often employ dyne test inks, used for measuring wetting tension, to estimate ...
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