Murray Rheology Blog

May 11, 2018

For an initial rheometry test, a constant shear rate over time is a great way to establish if the foam structure is stable under a low shear. Shear stress values should remain at cons...

March 22, 2018

Blood rheology is a vital area of biomedical diagnostics that serves to identify disease and further research in cardiovascular health. Leukemia patients have on average a 71% increas...

December 18, 2017

The impact of different applied stresses in the extrusion process can be simulated with an applied shear stress test. Also referred to as a creep test, this method has been used to ob...

November 20, 2017

...pumpkin pectin serves as a vegetarian alternative to gelatin through not only inducing gelation but also through use as a thickener and stabilizer for low viscosity foods. (2) In a...

November 14, 2017

A story involving rheological concepts used in battle stems from the combat advice of Deborah, a leader who guided the ancient Israelites to victory over the Canaanite general Sisera....

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