Performance Surface Solutions

We enable customers to make better products by being an innovative, responsive and fast developer and producer of best in class surface modification technologies. Together we create winning products!

Collage of industries and applications for Aculon's surface treatment solutions
SMT Global Award

Innovator & Leader in Surface Modification Technology

We are surface modification experts who develop and produce surface chemistry technologies to modify a broad variety of surfaces, such as metal, glass, and polymers.

Our solutions include hydrophobic treatments, oleophobic treatments, waterproofing, hydrophilic treatments, anti-fingerprinting, and adhesion promotion. These treatments are all thin, easy to apply, safe, and non-toxic, with green options available. How did we become experts?  Because since we were founded in 2004 we have worked on thousands of applications, invested hundreds of thousand of hours, developed over 100 products won numerous awards and have been granted over 35 patents. We work directly with you on customized solutions tailored to the unique needs of your product.  Let us help you make your products better.

Our Solutions

Easy to apply technologies functionalize surfaces to be hydrophobic.
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Make surfaces oil repellent with oleophobic treatments for any substrate.
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Waterproof sensitive electronic components.
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Hydrophilic treatments alter the water attracting behavior of surfaces.
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Advanced AFP technologies drastically increase fingerprint hiding power.
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Functionalize your surface to increase adhesion characteristics.
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Surface modification solutions are proven to solve problems in many electronics applications.

Antifouling and downwell treatments for the oil & gas industry.

Hydrophilic and repellent technologies capable of solving the most complex medical surface applications.

Numerous other industries benefit from Aculon's surface modification solutions.

World Class Lab & People

Our global headquarters is located in San Diego, California, USA, and includes an  over 10,000 Sq. Ft of world class labs where we develop proprietary solutions for our customers. Our team will work in close collaboration with you to ensure that we effectively solve your challenges. Together, we create winning products!
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Aculon NanoCoating Research Laboratory

Rauland-Borg, an integrated communications technology company that builds nurses call stations and school bell systems, used Aculon’s NanoClear stencil treatment to reduce SMT defects by 52% and save over $400,000 on a $5000 investment.
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In the Media

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SMT007 Cover
EP&T Magazine Cover
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How can we help you?

Do you have a question for us, or a product you need help with? Get in touch and let’s talk!

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