RAFT copolymerization

Kinetic analysis of RAFT and free radical copolymerization

Fluence Analytics and its academic research partner Tulane PolyRMC collaborated on a peer review article for Polymer Journal which describes the kinetic analysis of continuous reaction data for RAFT and free radical copolymerization with acrylic and styrenic monomers. Free radical and RAFT copolymerization rates for styrenic monomers in bulk and aqueous reactions were accelerated by...
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Monitoring EPDM Rubber: ACOMP Application Note 005

Determining Correlations in EPDM Rubber between Compositional Properties, Rheological Properties, and Detectable Trends via ACOMP   Authors: Michael F. Drenski, Dr. Matthew Crosley, Fluence Analytics David G. Ward (Lion Elastomers), Josh Vaughn (formerly with Lion Elastomers)   Abstract Automatic Continuous Online Monitoring of Polymerization reactions (ACOMP) was successfully used to measure the low and high...
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Fluence Analytics Raises Series A-1 Financing

Diamond Edge Ventures Invests in Realtime Analytics Startup (New Orleans, LA, U.S.) ‒ Fluence Analytics, a startup that provides combined hardware and software analytics solutions to polymer manufacturers, today announced it raised a Series A-1 funding round. The Series A-1 includes participation from existing investor Energy Innovation Capital (EIC) and new investor Diamond Edge Ventures, Inc.,...
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World Materials Forum Startup Challenge

Fluence Analytics to Compete in 2019 World Materials Forum Startup Challenge Fluence Analytics, a New Orleans based startup that provides realtime industrial and laboratory analytics solutions for polymer manufacturers, was accepted into the 2019 World Materials Forum (WMF) Startup Challenge. The prestigious competition will take place June 12-14 in Nancy, France. As a selected finalist, Fluence...
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ACOMP Case Study

ACOMP Case History with Nalco Water

Fluence Analytics and Nalco Water Collaborate on an ACOMP Case History for Chemical Processing  Grant Heard, Quality Manager for Nalco Water, and Scott Meikle, Global Director for Nalco Water, collaborated with Alex Reed and Michael Drenski, Fluence Analytics’ CEO and CTO, respectively, on an ACOMP case history which appears in the September 2018 issue of...
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ARGEN_PEGS Boston 2018

Impact of Stirring Stress: ARGEN Technical Note 004

Using ARGEN to Determine the Impact of Mechanical and Physical Stress   Curt Jarand, Ph.D. Tulane University Center for Polymer Reaction Monitoring and Characterization (PolyRMC) New Orleans, LA 70118   The Stirring Problem: There is intense interest among therapeutic protein researchers about factors which impact protein aggregation and stability. Aggregation of therapeutic proteins can render...
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Fluence Analytics Signs Distribution Agreement in Japan

Nihon Rufuto now sole distributor to Japan for ARGEN—an instrument for aggregation and stability analysis in biotech and a range of other applications (New Orleans, LA, U.S.) ‒ Fluence Analytics, a manufacturer of industrial and laboratory analytics products, today announced it has signed a distribution agreement in Japan with Nihon Rufuto, a Japanese company specializing in...
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Fluence Analytics to exhibit at PEGS Boston: The Essential Protein Engineering Summit

  PEGS: The Essential Protein Engineering Summit is one  of the industry’s preeminent events for anyone involved in biotherapeutic drug development. The annual conference is always held in Boston, and this year’s summit will take place at the Seaport World Trade Center from April 30 – May 4. At booth number 438, Fluence Analytics will...
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ACOMP - Advanced Manufacturing - Smart QA

Fluence Analytics Enables Smart QA in Polymers

Fluence Analytics (formerly Advanced Polymer Monitoring Technologies), a manufacturer of smart industrial and laboratory monitoring systems, recently released the third generation of its ACOMP, an automated system that performs continuous, real-time monitoring and characterization of polymers for 3D printing, smart QA, and other uses during manufacturing and post-processing. The ACOMP QA process enabled a global...
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