Resources

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Celebrating successful partnership and admiring the midnight sun – Distribution partner Hiferg visits Finland

This week we had the pleasure to host Nina Sun, the representative of one of…
  • Publications

Real-time control of microcrystal formation with inline process microscopy

Authors: Markus Honkanen, Hannu Eloranta, Harjeet Singh Bola, Boris Morgenroth, Naresh Saini Published in Sugar Industry International 149 (2024), 449-454…
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Pixact at ZELLCHEMING-Expo 2024 – Future in every fiber!

ZELLCHEMING-Expo is a trade fair for the pulp, paper and fiber industry and its suppliers…
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Pixact at ESST-VDZ-Conference in Vienna 5th – 8th May 2024

Hallo Wien! 🏰 Pixact is participating in 8th ESST-VDZ-Conference in May 5th-8th in Vienna in…
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That’s a wrap! – The year 2023 at Pixact

As this year comes to an end, it is a good time to review the…
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Mission: Installation of ten systems in China

Mission accomplished! In 8 days, our Pixact experts Markus and Wei installed and commissioned 10…
  • Case Studies

Early detection of microalgae culture contamination – Project ROBA

Motivation Biological contamination is one of the biggest bottlenecks in microalgae cultivation, preventing the commercial…
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Ten units in one system – Pixact Crystallization Monitoring for industrial process

PCM combines exceptional image quality with advanced analysis algorithms to produce detailed real-time measurement data…
  • Case Studies

Control of continuous crystallization

Motivation Chemical recovery in the pulp mill is based on leaching and recrystallization. Disturbances in…
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Paper machine white-water analysis

Motivation The properties and concentration of particles in paper machine white-water reflects several aspects of…
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Implementation of automatic seeding

Motivation The timing of seeding is very critical in the crystallization food ingredient products. Seeding…
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Detection of secondary nucleation

Motivation In boiling crystallization secondary nucleation creates fines that induce problems in centrifuges and result…
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Measurement of droplet size distribution

Motivation Information on the droplet size distribution generated by a high-pressure spray nozzle at various…
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Optimization of droplet dispersion mixing

Motivation The interfacial surface area in liquid-liquid dispersion controls the mass transfer between the phases.…
  • Publications

Online measurement of sugar crystallization with a portable non-intrusive instrument

SIT 2019 Conference Paper Abstract This paper presents results from a measurement campaign at a…
  • Case Studies

Optimization of droplet size and purity

Motivation Catalyst particles are produced in a liquid-liquid process. The characteristics of the formed droplets…
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Dirt detection in bleached pulp suspension

Motivation Uncooked components, bark and similar impurities appear as quality defects in paper, board and…
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Analysis of fiber refining

Motivation Refining is used to optimize stock properties (disintegration, fiber fibrillation, fiber morphology) to improve…
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Online measurement of a spray coating process

Motivation Spray coating is used in granule production both to apply active ingredient on the…
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Grinding quality control

Motivation Wet grinding is used in mineral processing to control particle size distribution. The optimization…