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A new high precision defect detection system is to be built

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As part of the NanoMend project IBS Precision Engineering, Centre for Process Innovation limited (CPI) and the University of Huddersfield are collaborating in the development of a new optical interferometry system for fast surface measurement of low contrast defects over  large, industrially–compatible substrate areas. Read More

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Seeking solar stability in the UK


Despite the European Commission (EC) revealing its decision on the dumping investigation against China there is little understanding of what impact there will be on the UK solar and PV industries. Read the fill article

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NanoMend consortium member Lappeenranta University of Technology present at the 14th TAPPI European PLACE Conference 2013

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NanoMend consortium member, Lappeenranta University of Technology recently presented at the 14th TAPPI European PLACE Conference 2013 in Dresden. Kimmo Lahtinen, Postdoctoral researcher from LUT delivered a presentation on the NanoMend project and potential of using thin inorganic coatings as barrier layers for flexible substrates. The presentation titled “Improving the effect of a nanoscale barrier [...]

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ISRA VISION to present thier latest solutions in surface inspection at ICE Europe

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At ICE Europe 2013 in Munich, ISRA VISION – the provider of leading-edge optical in-line inspection systems – will present its latest solutions in surface inspection for the converting industry. The systems are designed to find every defect and, together with intelligent tools, make an important contribution to increase processing efficiency. The areas of use [...]

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NanoMend consortium partner ISOVOLTAIC AG present on Flexible Encapsulated Electronics at the 8th Plastic Electronics Conference


NanoMend consortium member ISOVOLTAIC AG recently presented at The 8th Plastic Electronics Conference & Exhibition 2012 in Dresden on the 9th – 11th October. The international convention focused on the end user applications of plastic electronics with the need for high barrier perfoemance evident throughout. Dr. Christina Schinagl delivered a presentation on the opportunities and [...]

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NanoMend Consortium member ISOVOLTAIC AG present on flexible encapsulation for photovoltaics at PVSEC 2012


NanoMend consortium member ISOVOLTAIC AG recently presented at 27th Annual PVSEC 2014 in Frankfurt, Germany. Dr. Christina Schinagl delivered a presentation on the opportunities and applications that will arise from flexible photovoltaics. The presentation titled “Flexible Encapsulation with Backsheets and Frontsheets for PV Applications” is available for download via the link below: PVSEC 2014 24th [...]

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NanoMend present poster on defect detection for barrier coatings at the EuroNano Forum in Dublin


The EuroNanoForum was held for the 6th time in June 2013 in Dublin, Ireland. The event was a tremendous success with nearly 1,500 active members of the nanotechnology community from 50 countries around the world. Over 140 high-level speakers gave vivid talks at the plenaries, sessions and workshops during the conference. Nanotechnology developments and commercialisation [...]

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