Monitoring Blend Uniformity with Effusivity

April 1, 2002
Nancy Mathis, PhD

Nancy Mathis, PhD, is employed by Blend-Tech, 14 Easton Ave., #360, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1918, tel. 866.425.3637, fax 866.881.8080.

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Christina Chandler

Christina Chandler is employed by Blend-Tech, 14 Easton Ave., #360, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1918, tel. 866.425. 3637, fax 866.881.8080, info@blend-tech. com, www.blend-tech.com.

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Prasad Adusumilli, PhD

Prasad Adusumilli, PhD is employed by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare.

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Ligi Mathews

Ligi Mathews is employed by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare.

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Satish Dipali, PhD

Satish Dipali is employed by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare.

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Stefanos Daskalakis, PhD

Stefanos Daskalakis, PhD, is employed by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare.

Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Technology-04-02-2002, Volume 26, Issue 4

By moving uniformity monitoring back to the blender phase, blend variations that result from factors such as particle distribution and environmental temperature and humidity can be identified early.