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Malvern Instruments produces a huge array of content, from beginner’s guides to advanced education, all of which is free to access on the Resource Center at

Malvern’s content is available in a variety of formats, and to help explain what these different formats are, we have compiled a quick guide to our key content types, together with a link to the most popular so far in 2016:

Application Notes

Describes a customer issue / problem and how it can be resolved with the appropriate Malvern solution.

  1. Measurement of Dairy and Food Emulsions using Laser Diffraction
  2. Measuring the particle size distribution of coffee grounds using laser diffraction
  3. Measuring Surface Zeta Potential using the Surface Zeta Potential Cell
  4. Measuring the particle size of small sample volumes using laser diffraction
  5. Suspension Stability

White Papers

Authoritative reports focusing on a particular issue or problem. These are widely requested and often used to help make technical decisions.

  1. Dynamic light scattering – common terms defined
  2. Orthogonal and complementary nanoparticle characterization techniques
  3. Application of Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS) to Protein Therapeutic Formulations: Principles, Measurements and Analysis – 4. FAQs 
  4. Nanoscale Material Characterization: a Review of the use of Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA)
  5. The enduring appeal of laser diffraction particle size analysis


Pieces of writing about a particular subject, such as customer stories that have been published in a print or online magazine.

  1. Ask the Expert: Particle size analysis
  2. Getting the most out of Dynamic Light Scattering
  3. Reviewing a Decade of Online Particle Sizing
  4. How good is on-line zeta-potential measurement in water treatment?
  5. Chewing the fat

Technical Notes

Details the technical aspects of a product, technology or measurement type.

  1. Dynamic Light Scattering: An Introduction in 30 Minutes
  2. Zeta potential – An introduction in 30 minutes
  3. Intensity – Volume – Number
  4. Zetasizer Cells and Cuvettes: Descriptions and Uses
  5. Wet or liquid dispersion method development for laser diffraction particle size distribution measurements 

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