Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Testing

Progress in the Reliability of Bonded Composite Structures

| Giles Dillingham

Improving Composite Bonds in Aircraft

The Surface Analyst™ technology has many of its roots in the CAI (Composites Affordability Initiative) program from the mid to late 1990’s.  This...

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Progress in the Reliability of Bonded Composite Structures

September 2016

Improving Composite Bonds in Aircraft

The Surface Analyst™ technology has many of its roots in the CAI (Composites Affordability Initiative) program from the mid to late 1990’s.  This industry/government partnership comprised of a team charged with addressing the perceived risks and barriers to a more widespread use of composite materials in...

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News & Events, Adhesion Process, Product, Webinar, Composites

BTG Labs Webinar with Abaris on Measuring Surface Energy of Bonded Composites

| Emily Walsh

BTG Labs Collaborates with Abaris to Present Webinar

Giles Dillingham of BTG Labs recently  presented a webinar with Louis Dorworth of Abaris. Hosted by Composites World Magazine, this webinar...

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BTG Labs Webinar with Abaris on Measuring Surface Energy of Bonded Composites

September 2016

BTG Labs Collaborates with Abaris to Present Webinar

Giles Dillingham of BTG Labs recently  presented a webinar with Louis Dorworth of Abaris. Hosted by Composites World Magazine, this webinar discussed surface energy measurements on composites. The presentation entitled "Measuring Surface Energy in Manufacturing and Repair of Composites to...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Testing

Gage Reproducibility and Repeatability (R&R) of the Surface Analyst™

| Emily Walsh

Obtaining Quality and Consistency with the Surface Analyst

 

BTG Labs' Surface Analyst™ uses a micro-liter of highly purified water to quantifiably measure contact angle. This objective...

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Gage Reproducibility and Repeatability (R&R) of the Surface Analyst™

September 2016

Obtaining Quality and Consistency with the Surface Analyst

 

BTG Labs' Surface Analyst™ uses a micro-liter of highly purified water to quantifiably measure contact angle. This objective measurement enables any user to obtain accurate results in either a pass/fail rating or a contact angle number.  In a Gage R&R  study, the Surface Analyst was...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product

Can Contact Angle Quantitatively Measure Total Surface Energy?

| Emily Walsh

Water Contact Angle as a Quantitative Measurement of Surface Energy

BTG Lab's Surface Analyst™ uses contact angle of highly purified water ballistically deposited on a material to determine...

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Can Contact Angle Quantitatively Measure Total Surface Energy?

August 2016

Water Contact Angle as a Quantitative Measurement of Surface Energy

BTG Lab's Surface Analyst™ uses contact angle of highly purified water ballistically deposited on a material to determine surface energy.  This surface energy correlates directly to a material's ability to adhere. Contact angle effectively measures surface energy because of its...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

5 Primary Uses of the Surface Analyst

| Emily Walsh

The Importance of Surface Cleanliness

BTG Labs' Surface Analyst™ is a fast, easy, accurate, nondestructive, handheld device. It uses contact angle to measure the cleanliness level of a surface....

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5 Primary Uses of the Surface Analyst

August 2016

The Importance of Surface Cleanliness

BTG Labs' Surface Analyst™ is a fast, easy, accurate, nondestructive, handheld device. It uses contact angle to measure the cleanliness level of a surface. Understanding and defining surface cleanliness within manufacturing is necessary. How a manufacturer qualifies a properly prepared surface can differ...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment

Giles Dillingham's Presentation at the American Chemical Society National Meeting and Expo 2016

| Emily Walsh

A Gathering of Chemical Professionals

Dr. Giles Dillingham, BTG's CEO and Chief Scientist, will present at the American Chemical Society (AMS) National Meeting and Expo 2016. The Expo takes place...

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Giles Dillingham's Presentation at the American Chemical Society National Meeting and Expo 2016

August 2016

A Gathering of Chemical Professionals

Dr. Giles Dillingham, BTG's CEO and Chief Scientist, will present at the American Chemical Society (AMS) National Meeting and Expo 2016. The Expo takes place August 21-25 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. AMS brings together chemical professionals from around the world to exchange ideas and advancements. With...

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News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Testing

BTG and Vapormatt will Co-Host Booth at CAMX 2016

| Emily Walsh

Symbiosis: BTG Labs and Vapormatt

BTG Labs looks forward to co-hosting a booth with Vapormatt at The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) 2016. The expo will take place September 26-29,...

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BTG and Vapormatt will Co-Host Booth at CAMX 2016

August 2016

Symbiosis: BTG Labs and Vapormatt

BTG Labs looks forward to co-hosting a booth with Vapormatt at The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) 2016. The expo will take place September 26-29, 2016 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. This event emerged from a collaboration between the American Composites Manufacturers...

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News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product, Medical Device, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

BTG Labs to Host Booth at AMI Medical Tubing 2016

| Emily Walsh

AMI Medical Tubing 2016

 BTG Labs will host a booth and present at the Applied Marked Information (AMI) Medical Tubing Conference September 13-14, 2016. The event will take place in Crowne Plaza...

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BTG Labs to Host Booth at AMI Medical Tubing 2016

July 2016

AMI Medical Tubing 2016

 BTG Labs will host a booth and present at the Applied Marked Information (AMI) Medical Tubing Conference September 13-14, 2016. The event will take place in Crowne Plaza Boston-Woburn, Woburn, Massachusetts. This international event displays the latest in polymeric medical tubing and catheters, covering designs,...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product, Medical Device

New eBook on Surface Preparation for Medical Device Manufacturers

| Emily Walsh

A Surface Preparation Guide

In preparation of the American Medical Device Summit, October 5-6 2016, BTG Labs and Generis have created an eBook, "Surface Preparation for Medical Device...

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New eBook on Surface Preparation for Medical Device Manufacturers

June 2016

A Surface Preparation Guide

In preparation of the American Medical Device Summit, October 5-6 2016, BTG Labs and Generis have created an eBook, "Surface Preparation for Medical Device Manufacturers." With over 175 companies involved, this summit is a chance for those in the industry to connect and exchange ideas.

This eBook discusses the...

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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

| Emily Leporati

Webinar: Measuring Surface Energy in Manufacturing and Repair of Composites to Assure Quality of Bonded Interfaces

Thu, Jun 9, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

OVERVIEWThis interactive tutorial...

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

May 2016

Webinar: Measuring Surface Energy in Manufacturing and Repair of Composites to Assure Quality of Bonded Interfaces

Thu, Jun 9, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

OVERVIEWThis interactive tutorial provides a comprehensive look at common industry practices, including typical surface preparation methods for composites and an overview of the basic...

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Material Science, News & Events, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Testing

BTG Exhibiting at SAMPE Conference May 23 - 26

| Emily Walsh

SAMPE: Leading Advanced Materials and Processes Conference

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BTG Exhibiting at SAMPE Conference May 23 - 26

May 2016

SAMPE: Leading Advanced Materials and Processes Conference

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