Dispersing Powders in Liquids for
Particle Size Analysis

Summary: Mark Bumiller from HORIBA Scientific discusses dispersion techniques and considerations for powders. This talk will be useful for anyone using laser diffraction, dynamic light scattering, or dynamic image analysis instruments. The information will be suitable for any instrument from any manufacturer of these technologies.

Background: Topics covered include:

  • How to select the best solvent
  • Proper surfactant selection
  • The effect of ultrasound
  • How to stabilize the dispersion

Presentation length: 37 minutes

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