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

| Emily Leporati

BTG Labs will be attending the SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) AMS Aerospace Organization Coatings Committee (AMS G-8)’s annual meeting May 3-5. Dr. Giles Dillingham and Lucas Dillingham...

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

April 2016

BTG Labs will be attending the SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) AMS Aerospace Organization Coatings Committee (AMS G-8)’s annual meeting May 3-5. Dr. Giles Dillingham and Lucas Dillingham will present on “An Integrated Approach to Quantification of Contaminant Effects on Surface Sensitive Processes.” The presentation is based on a...

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

Evaluation of the Effects of Contaminants on Surface Sensitive Processes

| Emily Leporati

BTG Lab's Collaborations

This paper, written as part of an ongoing collaboration between BTG, Southwest Research Institute, and Lockheed Martin Skunkworks. Funded by the Defense Advanced Research...

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Evaluation of the Effects of Contaminants on Surface Sensitive Processes

April 2016

BTG Lab's Collaborations

This paper, written as part of an ongoing collaboration between BTG, Southwest Research Institute, and Lockheed Martin Skunkworks. Funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the collaborators examine and develop techniques for engineering a certifiable bonded method for aircraft manufacturing. The...

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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 and Surface Processes

Dr. Giles Dillingham, President and...

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Dr. Giles Dillingham Teaching Adhesion Society Short Courses

February 2016

The Adhesion Science & Technology Short Course will be held February 19-20, 2016 at the Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX.

Adhesion and Surface Processes

Dr. Giles Dillingham, President and Chief Scientist of BTG Labs, will be teaching two short courses at the annual meeting of the Adhesion Society in San Antonio, TX on Friday and Saturday,...

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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

| Emily Leporati

Image above: The Surface Analyst uses Ballistic Deposition to deposit water on diverse surfaces to measure contact angle.

 

Fluid Deposition Style of Contact Angle Measurements

Measuring the ...

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

February 2016

Image above: The Surface Analyst uses Ballistic Deposition to deposit water on diverse surfaces to measure contact angle.

 

Fluid Deposition Style of Contact Angle Measurements

Measuring the contact angle of a fluid on a surface provides an accurate reading of surface energy. However, methods of depositing the droplet and measuring the...

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

Meet the BTG Labs Chief Scientist, Giles Dillingham

| Alexis Liu

A Deep History in Materials Science

President and Chief Scientist of BTG Labs, Dr. Giles Dillingham's fascination by the connections between the invisible (the molecular structure of the world...

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Meet the BTG Labs Chief Scientist, Giles Dillingham

January 2016

A Deep History in Materials Science

President and Chief Scientist of BTG Labs, Dr. Giles Dillingham's fascination by the connections between the invisible (the molecular structure of the world around us) and the perceivable (the properties and behavior of materials and objects) stems from a very early age.

It wasn’t until he had nearly...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Product, Medical Device, Cleaning Processes, Surface Testing

Contact Angle Measurements on Oxidized Polymer Surfaces Containing Water-Soluble Species

| Alexis Liu

When Polymer Surfaces are Not Easily Accessible

A recent collaboration between BTG Labs and 3M scientists demonstrates that the Surface Analyst™ can provide receding contact angles. These contact...

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Contact Angle Measurements on Oxidized Polymer Surfaces Containing Water-Soluble Species

January 2016

When Polymer Surfaces are Not Easily Accessible

A recent collaboration between BTG Labs and 3M scientists demonstrates that the Surface Analyst™ can provide receding contact angles. These contact angles precisely match the Wilhelmy-balance values, but in seconds instead of minutes.

The Surface Analyst does not only apply to small samples of...

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News & Events, Surface Treatment, Product

Welcome to BTG Labs: the Evolution of Brighton Technologies

| Alexis Liu

The New BTG Labs

Welcome to the new BTGLabs.com, the online home of the Surface Analyst™.  You’ve known us as Brighton Technologies, but like the scientists we are, we’re always analyzing,...

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Welcome to BTG Labs: the Evolution of Brighton Technologies

January 2016

The New BTG Labs

Welcome to the new BTGLabs.com, the online home of the Surface Analyst™.  You’ve known us as Brighton Technologies, but like the scientists we are, we’re always analyzing, calibrating, innovating, and looking for new and better ways to solve a problem.

Our new name and logo better reflects who we are: a modern and innovative...

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