Welcome to the KINO: The world leading supplier of contact angle meter, surface & interfacial tensiometer &TOF camera

KINO Scientific Instrument Inc.(EIN:822853239) is the expert of the interface chemistry instruments and TOF (Time of flight) camera. ADSA-RealDrop based on the ADSA-P is the main algorithm developed by KINO which is used at the force surface tensiometer (STM), optical contact angle meter (CAM) and spinning drop interfacial tensiometer (SDT).  KINO is Registered in NewYork, US, and has an office at Boston.   Our CEO is Tochie Hanaishi. 

Except the head company, KINO has one branch office (USA KINO Industry Limited, HongKong) and three strategic investment companies ( ShangHai Solon Information Technology Co., Ltd and KINO Scientific Instrument Singapore, and KINO Japan).  KINO means Key Information of Nanoscale Object.  We will devote ourself to develop the technology of contact angle meter, surface tensiometer and spinning drop interface tensiometer. Our Japanese company will help KINO to develop the chip, module and camera of TOF (Time of flight).  We have manufactures both in China and US and we can provide you the machine from China, HongKong, Japan or USA with the most convenient way and acceptable price you want.

We are willing to share you our experience, manufacturing capability and capability of R&D from our expert around world.  We can special design the machine or unit of machine for you. You can also benefit from our new business model : Rent a contact angle meter, surface tensiometer or spinning drop interface tensiometer from KINO. We want to do more for you except selling a machine to you..... 

KINO founded by Dr. Adward.AN, a leading supplier for interfacial chemistry analytical instrument, has deeply researched all techs in this field, and owns pretty core techs like ADSA-RealDrop method, Young-Laplace equation fitting based Wilhelmy Plate Method, Spinning Drop Method, 3D contact angle meter, ultra high pressure spinning drop interface tensiometer, ultra high pressure contact angle meter. Its strategy investment company, Solon Tech (Shanghai) Co. Ltd, is rewarded as Shanghai high-tech enterprise and supported by the state ministry of science and technology and Shanghai science and technology innovation fund, which was also granted with "Shanghai high-tech achievements conversion project" certificate for its surface tensiometer, contact angle meter and spinning drop interfacial tensiometer. Global sourcing, leading, professional, always creative, KINO provides clients with most professional interfacial chemistry analytical solutions. KINO has now successfully applied for patents (about 40 patents and 5 software copyright in China)  , software copyright and CAST®, ADSA®, RealDrop®, TrueDrop®, MicroDrop®, LMCA® are the trademarks for interfacial chemistry analytical instruments with Weight-based Method, Drop Shape Analysis Method and Spinning Drop Method and furthermore, developed Young - Laplace equation fitting method based Wilhelmy Plate Method, RealDrop, ADSA and more.

Recently, with high-speed cameras, KINO gave such pretty amazing shocks to the whole world, we not only unveiled bounce phenomenon of small droplet appeared on surface of super-hydrophobic lotus leaf, but also tested different bounce effect on surfaces with different hydrophilic angles. Our research will be a powerful tool for interfacial property characterization in the future. 

More leading, more professional, more creative, more study on interfacial chemical, and more secrets revealed about drops and bubbles, please expecting...

We are looking forwards to agents all over the world who are interested in interfacial chemistry instrument includes surface tensiometer, interfacial tensiometer and contact angle meter. We also offer OEM or ODM services. Strategic cooperation from  competitors is also acceptable.  Please contact us for more details.

KINO Industry CO. Ltd.

  • Marketing  in North America • Brand • R&D 

Company Name: KINO Industry CO. Ltd.
ADD: 14 Tyler Street, 3rd floor, Somerville, Boston, MA 02143
ZIP: 02143
TEL : +1 ((857) 626-5666, + (857) 626-5888
Http: www.uskino.com



A strategic investment company of KINO In China : 

     Solon Tech (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., China

 • Global marketing  • Production  • After-sale service

Company Name: Solon Tech (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
ADD: Building D1-3F, NO 479,ChunDong Road,Xin Zhuang Industrial Park Building,   Shanghai, China, 201108 
TEL:  +86 21 33582205 / 33582206 
Tencent QQ: 31901559
FAX:   +86 21 33582206-8005
ZIP: 201108

www.kinochina.com www.surface-science.com.cn

E-mail: sales@uskino.comsales@kinochina.com


Company Name: KINO Japan
ADD: 713, Lions Station Plaza Hanzomon 154 Kojimachi, Chiyoda, Tokyo, JP, 102-0083

World Standard & Chinese Cost

We know more about how to get reliable result for your measurement of contact angle, surface tension and interface tension which is Key Information of Nanoscale Object.

Leading in surface chemistry instrument:

2005: KINO first introduced  blue color LED background light into contact angle meter to get sharper and clearer drop shape.
2005: KINO optimized spinning drop interface tensiometer with such technology as emovable and both-ends-fixed sample tube sampling mode (RBSM), full-self-sealed quartz glass tube (FSGT),gas-thermal temperature control mode (GTCM),and build-in heating system.
2005: KINO provide the user with a method name 3th generation Wilhelmy plate method for measuring dynamic contact angle and dynamic surface tension.
2005: KINO was the first company in the world who developed a multi-titled sample stage controlled by micrometer for levelling the surface of sample and provided rotating stage for measurement of roll-off angle and advancing/receding contact angle as stardard unit for contact angle meter.
2006: KINO adopted balance with resolution 10ug and update speed 92data/s made by   METTLER TOLEDO
2006: KINO  implemented such algorithms as double circle fitting method, curve ruler method, RealDrop method and Spline fitting method ahead of our peers.
2007: A new algorithm named as ADSA-RealDrop method was described for measurement of surface tension based on pendant drop method and contact angle based on sessile drop method.
2007: Such world’s leading technologies as parallel background background light and telecentric lens were first introduced and used at contact angle meter model C60 series. It is very useful technology for you to get sharper and clearer drop shape and will enhance the reliability and accuracy of measured result of contact angle and surface tension.
2008: ADSA-RealDrop method is optimize and can be used to measure contact angle of Non-axisymmetric drop shape.
2008: Spining drop tensiometer with contact angle meter was made by KINO.
2009: KINO first adopted function of "image editor" at  drop shape analysis software CAST3.0 for contact angle meter.
2009: We developed a special photostudio for contact angle meter to avoid the influence of the ambient light.
2010: New generation of Wilhelmy plate method which can correcting contact angle and buoyancy based on Young-Laplace equation fitting.
2011: New generation of portable (mobile) contact angle meter with two prism (one for lens and another for background light). So, we can get more clean, clear and high contrast.
2011: New generation of interfacial rheometer based on osillator with close loop.
2012: KINO revealed  bounce behavior of lotus leaf and different bounce behavior between hydrophobic and hydrophilic surface for the first time in the world.
2012: For the first time in the world, USA KINO measured contact angle of lotus leaf (Result is about 160° for fresh leaf and 155° for dry leaf) and contact angle of water strider's leg (155° for living body and about  60° for dead)
2012: We Introduced high speed and resolution camera with USB3.0 interface into contact angle meter model C60 series for the first time in the world.  Speed of camera is 152.0 FPS with Resolution (h x v) 2048 x 1088. Max speed is can reach to 700FPS or higher.
2013: KINO provided videos at youtube for your reference. we have more than 100 videos about contact angle meter and surface tensiometer for your application or getting tips at how to operate your meter made by KINO.
2014: Surface tensiometer with multi function was provide from USA KINO. It can be used to measure surface tension, used as balance and density balance.
2014: KINO invented ultra high pressure (Max 100Mpa) and high temperature (200℃) spinning drop tensiometer for measure IFT under same condition as underground.
2014: We have successfully developed the intrinsic contact angle measuring device, which has realized the calculation and analysis of rolling angle with higher precision. We have introduced new technology into the functions of SL200K series and C60 series contact angle meters, and completed the technical upgrade.
2015: KINO invented contac angle meter with three syringe to measure contact angle of three drops at one image and SFE based on acid base method will be calculated realtime.
2015: New generation of interfacial rheometer based on osillator with close loop and it can be controlled temperature up to 200℃ or higher. Again,  we are the world first company who provided a system based on PI (Physik Instrumente ) to get more reliable result of dynamic surface tension or interfacial rheology based on osillating drop method. Max frequency can reach to 200Hz. Using camera with speed about 500FPS, you can measure surface tension or interface tension based on ADSA-RealDrop method.
2015: KINO invented  continuous dosing syringe pump with automatic refilling liquid system for contact angle meter.
2015: KINO invented 3D contact angle meter used a new sample stage for measuring contact angle of same drop from 360°
2016: KINO proposed sandwich effect of surface tension and interfacial tension for measuring dynamic surface and interfacial tension.
2016: KINO invented a system with multi-syringe (3, or 4) for measuring realtime surface free energy.
2017: KINO invented special designed lens with multi  prisms for measuring a 3D contact angle.
2018: KINO designed a special syringe for measuring surface tension of melted liquid with constrained sessile drop method and pendant drop method.
2018: KINO proposed a drop type named microdrop method for measuring contact angle to state the Wenzel-Cassie model.
2018: KINO proposed a method for measuring surface tension for melted Non Newtonian fluid.
2018: KINO disigned a special calibration tool with a Ruby Ball for spinning drop tensiometer to enhance the accurancy of measurement of interfacial tension
2019:KINO improved the accurancy of measuring low contact angle value such as lower than 10 degree with multi tilted sample stage controlled by micrometer.
2019:KINO disigned a special method for 3D contact angle with top view method.
2020:KINO designed a portable surface tension meter with a very attractive price.


Comprehensive Solutions for your application at surface chemistry — KINO's Brand Vision

- As a world's technological pioneer in interfacial science, we are not only keeping pace with the change of new trends and technologies in measurement filed of surface tension, interfacial tension and contact angle, but build your customized interface science for you based on our professional technology and scientific advice.
- We built up confidence from good communication between our clients and KINO's professional engineer, our Legos-like system disign and our rich experience in measuring method of interface science.
- We are your first choice neighbourly parter 
 in interface science. We can assist and build you customized meter of interface science by Instant Messaging at any time and anywhere around world. 
- We have more than one hundred of video of contact angle meter, surface tensiometer and interface tensiometer to assist you at using meter from us and get more knowlege and skill in the repository from KINO. We promise you a most suitable solution for your measurement of contact angle or surface tension or interface tension of your special sample. 

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