International Fine Particles Research Institute

The International Fine Particles Research Institute, IFPRI, is a unique global network of companies and academics with active research programmes in particle science and technology. It is a non-profit organization.

Its membership represents some of the world’s largest manufacturing industries: bulk and specialty chemicals, pharmaceuticals, minerals, construction, coatings, detergents and foods. The industry members work alongside some of the finest academic researchers in the world in particle science and technology, and other allied areas.

Since its inception in 1979, IFPRI has explored the whole range of particle science and technology including the formation, modification, mixing, dispersion, handling and transport of particles. The particles can range in size from nanometres to millimeters. Dispersions of particles in gases, liquids and pastes are also studied.

Access to the members area of the website is restricted to participating Companies and collaborating Academic institutions.

Any industrial company who is interested in joining IFPRI or would just like more information should contact IFPRI using the contact form or apply for membership. IFPRI is incorporated in the US as a 501 (c) 6 non-profit organization.