European Centre for Dispersion Technologies (EZD)

The European Centre for Dispersion Technologies (EZD) is an independent interdisciplinary research and technology transfer institution.

Apart from the research and development work, the EZD also offers the following services:

  • Individual consultancy
  • Market researches
  • Product development
  • Process optimisation
  • Analytical services
  • Training and knowledge transfer

The fields of application are:

  • Thermosets (adhesives and resins)
  • Inks and Paints
  • Coatings
  • Elastomers
  • Releasing agents and lubricants
  • Ceramics and Porcelain
  • Cosmetics and Pharmacy

The EZD actively participates in the European project EIROS (Erosion and Ice Resistant Composites for Severe Operating Conditions). The task of EZD is to incorporate and disperse nanoparticles in epoxy resins in order to improve the properties of fibre reinforced composites.