photopolymer


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photopolymer

(ˌfəʊtəʊˈpɒlɪmə)
n
(Chemistry) a polymeric material that is sensitive to light: used in printing plates, microfilms, etc
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Japanese security printer and hologram manufacturer Dai Nippon Printing Co Ltd (DNP) launched HOLOTRANS[TM], the world's first heat-transfer photopolymer hologram label for fabrics.
For almost 20 years, my career involved providing the flexo industry with photopolymer printing sleeves.
RadLaunch applicants will be vetted and judged by Accelerator sponsors including Chris Seubert, Ford Motor Company; Hui Yang, Procter and Gamble; and Mike Idacavage, Colorado Photopolymer Solutions.
MIT researchers, using readily available components, have been working on a 3D printer capable of building with 10 photopolymer materials at once.
By adding dyes to the photopolymer, the spectral sensitivity of the initiator can be adjusted.
In a previous study (23), there were three different nitroaniline compounds ((4-nitroaniline; pNA), (N-Methyl-4-nitroani-line; MNA) and [N, N-Dimethyl-4-nitroaniline; DMNA)] codoped into the PMMA/PQ photopolymer. In show that the PMMA/PQ/DMNA photopolymer had greatest holographic characteristics than pNA and MNA system.
SLA systems use a vector scanning laser to cure one thin layer of liquid photopolymer at the free surface of a vat.
* A jetting head that slides back and forth along the X-axis depositing a single layer of photopolymer onto the build tray.
It achieves a resolution of 600x600 dpi by jetting proprietary FullCure photopolymer materials in 28[micro] layers.
Agfa Graphics launched its newest violet photopolymer plates this week at the Ifra Expo in Vienna, and anounced that its chemistry-free digital plates are now in use.
A new photopolymer from Huntsman Advanced Materials--RenShape SL 7800 resin--combines high impact strength and elongation for the production of high-accuracy models and functional prototypes.
Session 10 on Medical Device Design will include the following presentations: "Sustainable design opportunities in healthcare," Ryder Meggit, Element 06, and Neil Tierney, Lightweight Medical, U.K.; and "Advances in product design for medical applications with the help of a novel fully customizable photopolymer material-class for three-dimensional applications--materials, properties and examples," Arthur Bens, Carsten Tille and Hermann Seitz, Center of Advanced European Studies and Research.