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News from Quantachrome Instruments - A brand of Anton Paar
Experts in Porous Materials & Powders Characterization

What's New at Quantachrome?


New Ultrapyc gas pycnometers
Ultra-simple and ultra-precise gas pycnometers that provide highly accurate results over the widest range of sample amounts combined with the most intuitive user interface on the market. more

Getting Particular about Particles and Porosity
Why does porosity play such a large role and to what extent does it determine the characterization method that is best suited? more


Exhibitions & Trade Shows
Anton Paar will exhibit the Quantachrome products at many local and global conferences and exhibitions. Check the Anton Paar Exhibition & Trade Show web page or contact your local sales representative for a listing of upcoming events.


Upcoming Webinar
Learn more about new products, applications and special topics. Click here for details.


Dr. Matthias Thommes, Quantachrome’s Director of Applied Science since 2001 has accepted the prestigious position as a Full Professor and Head of the Institute for Separation Science and Technology at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. This institute is part of the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department, which offers one of the leading chemical engineering programs in Germany. Founded in 1743, the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg is today one of Germany's top comprehensive research universities with approximately 40,000 students. The University is consistently ranked highly in both national and international rankings including the QS World University Ranking and the Reuters Top 100 World’s Most Innovative Universities ranking.

Under Dr. Thommes’ leadership, Quantachrome’s Science Department was established and achieved over the last decade world-wide recognition in the area of adsorption and porous materials characterization. He worked in close collaboration with various universities and holds positions as visiting professor at the University of Edinburgh, UK and Lorraine University, France. Now, after more than 17 extremely successful years at Quantachrome in Boynton Beach Fl, Dr. Matthias Thommes, wants to pursue a new stage in his career in academia.

Anton Paar acquires Quantachrome
On February 9, 2018, Anton Paar acquired Quantachrome, a global leader in laboratory material characterization instrumentation for the analysis of porous materials and powders. Under the umbrella of the Anton Paar Group, the company will continue operations in Boynton Beach... more


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