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RTW IPC APEX EXPO 2019: Aculon on Technology Developments and Partnership with Henkel

Aculon CEO Edward Hughes and Editor Pete Starkey discuss surface modification technologies based on nanochemistry. Of particular interest to electronics technologists are recent developments in waterproofing treatments for assemblies, and how Aculon’s strategic partnership with Henkel opens up new opportunities. To watch the interview, click here.

Enabling IPX level 7/8 waterproof protection

By Andres Hanau, Eric Hanson and Edward Hughes of Aculon – 30/10/2018 Andres Hanau, Eric Hanson and Edward Hughes of Aculon describe R&D in the chemistry of conformal coatings, leading to the development of an encapsulant technology capable of forming a hydro/oleophobic coating for consumer electronics. According to research firm IDC, nearly 900,000 smartphones are damaged …

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Surfaces Matter in Paint and Coatings

While there have been many improvements in paints and coatings it is becoming increasingly clear that surfaces matter, and the development of new thin-film surface modification chemistries and techniques will play a significant role in future progress and breakthroughs of the coatings industry. Whether delivering hydrophobic, oleophobic or hydrophilic surface modifications, the improvements of surface …

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Aculon, Inc. Announces Warehouse Expansion to Accommodate Demand for Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Surface Treatments

San Diego, CA (March 27, 2018) – San Diego surface modification company Aculon Inc. today announced the expansion of their warehouse to support their growth and the further development of their ground breaking technologies. The expansion comes in response to an increase both in customer demand and in the amount of inventory moving through the …

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