Nanocellulose Dispersions @ UK Colloids 2017

We invite you to join Dr. David Fairhurst, co-founder of XiGo Nanotools, in Manchester, UK this July 10-12, 2017 to hear his latest results on nanocellulose dispersions.  The results presented include important information about the structure of this amazing new green nanomaterial in liquids measured via the Acorn Area particle analyzer.  For more conference details,[…]

Xigo at Korea Lab 2016

Hwashin Instrument Co. presented Xigo equipment at Korea Lab 2016. KOREA LAB is the biggest exhibition in Korea featuring analysis and measurement devices used in testing labs, experiments, and researches, which introduces new technologies and products for experiments and researches in the fields of physics and chemistry, biotechnologies, environment, and Nano-technologies. This exhibition provides opportunities[…]

Hwashin Instrument Company Exclusive Distributor for Xigo in Korea

Seoul, Korea, September 23, 2016- The Sales and Support departments of Hwashin Instruments recently completed sales and applications training for XiGo’s patented NMR based dispersion measuring technology at their offices in Seoul, Korea. XiGo Nanotools instruments provide an unprecedented level of sensitivity to changes in the wetted surfaces of particles in concentrated dispersions. Measurements take[…]

Graphene oxide solutions found with Acorn Area, again

A study published in the current edition of Applied Materials and Interfaces journal finds new applications for graphene oxide now that it can be reliably stored and redissolved in various solvents. With the Acorn Area™, Dr. Gao and associates from Zhejiang University and the Joint Graphene Center, studied the unfolding (DU) of a new, flower-shaped single layered graphene oxide[…]

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Dr. Fairhurst to Speak at TAPPI Intl. Conference

2016 TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials Grenoble, France June 13–16   Physico-chemical investigation of Cellulose Nanomaterials using NMR relaxation Dr. David Fairhurst & S.W. Race, XiGo Nanotools Inc., Bethlehem, PA 18015, USA Abstract Cellulose nanomaterials (CNM) demonstrate great promise for use in a wide array of industrial sectors. For example, the theoretical[…]

Exploring Surfaces with Acorn Area

Exploring Surfaces with the Acorn Area – Webinar

Live with Dr. David Fairhurst  Better understand concentrated dispersions. Acorn Particle Analyzers utilizepatented nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) technology to evaluate the wetted surfaces of concentrated dispersions with simplicity, speed and versatility. Scientists in pharmaceuticals, pigments, adhesives, electronics, and energy have found XiGo’s Acorn Particle Analyzers invaluable to their quality control and research and development efforts. When: Tuesday,[…]

Dave Palmlund hired to manage New England Sales

David Palmlund is a Technical Sales Engineer with over 12 years of experience in particle characterization techniques such as Dynamic Imaging Particle Analysis (DIPA), Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA), Dynamic Light Scatter (DLS), micro electrophoresis and laser diffraction. He currently sells products for a variety of instrument manufacturers as an independent manufacturer’s representative. Prior to that,[…]