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  • Nanotechnology in Coatings, Inkby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2004; US$ 435.00

    According to some estimates, ultrathin layers or coatings account for 44% of the world market for nanotechnology. So far this has had little impact on packaging or paper as the main uses have been in electronic components, data storage and optics. But this could change very quickly. A myriad research projects are underway together with and a variety... more...

  • Developments in Banknotesby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2006; US$ 460.00

    Banknote production is an understandably secretive industry, one where suppliers continue to develop ever more innovative products in the fight against counterfeiting. This first of a kind technology study examines current techniques across the supply-chain and analyses emerging technologies likely to impact on the sector. This study is a key reference... more...

  • Developments in Biometricsby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2006; US$ 460.00

    Biometrics involves the measurement of a property of a person’s body that can be used to uniquely identify that person. It has moved from a niche technology to a major one in the identity and financial end-use markets. more...

  • Conductive inksby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2010; US$ 390.00

    As the worlds of print and electronics merge and overlap, suppliers are exploring a wealth of possibilities with the development of high-value conductive inks. This e-book sets out the latest technology breakthroughs and innovations, and forecasts trends to 2015. more...

  • Inkjet for Printed Electronicsby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2007; US$ 390.00

    This innovative study focuses on inkjet printing technology trends, as well as the materials and processes used in the newly emerging printed electronics industry. It provides an overview of inkjet printing technology, inkjet materials and substrates and compares various print manufacturing processes. The developing and commercial applications discussed... more...

  • Optical coatings for imaging and displaysby Rapra Technology

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2012; US$ 390.00

    Keep up to date on key topics in your industry with IntertechPira e-books. These electronic publications provide technical and market insight into the hot subjects that are affecting your industry, and help you to keep your company at the forefront of these new developments. To find out more about this title please come back closer to the publication... more...

  • Book Printingby Hamish Mackenzie

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2007; US$ 460.00

    The book printing industry has changed significantly over the last decade. Pressure from the internet, an increase in the popularity of magazines and the movement of printing to developing countries have all tested this traditionally buoyant industry. However, with challenges come opportunities and books are still an important part of millions of peoples'... more...

  • Inks and Pigments in Security Applicationsby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 390.00

    The mission of security printing has always been to provide the highest degree of security at as low a cost as possible. While inks and pigments may form only one element of security printing, they will often be used in combination with other methods to validate identity documents, banknotes, events tickets and more. This eBook reviews the market for... more...

  • Digital Print Technologies in Packaging Applicationsby iSmithers Rapra Publishing

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 390.00

    The package printing industry, which comprises about a third of the global printing market, serves an important role in the supply chain of various industries. Conventional printing methods are no longer the only option, with Digital printing as the newer, sometimes cheaper method. In particular the lack of prepress and make-ready costs for digital... more...

  • Optical Thin Films and Coatingsby A Piegari; F Flory

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 365.00

    Optical coatings, including mirrors, anti-reflection coatings, beam splitters, and filters, are an integral part of most modern optical systems. Optical thin films and coatings provides an overview of thin film materials, the properties, design and manufacture of optical coatings and their use across a variety of application areas. Part one explores... more...