Aerogel Suppliers


These are the manufacturers and suppliers that I know of, listed in no particular order.
If you know of suppliers that are not on this list, I'd appreciate an email.

(1) Monolithic aerogel (blocks and tiles)
  • JFCC (Japan Fine Ceramics Center)
    The JFCC aerogel production moved there (in ~2011) from Panasonic, which
    aquired it from Matsushita Electric. JFCC has a partnership with
    Itochu Plastics, Inc.
    web: http://www.jfcc.or.jp/en/
    email: Tomoyasu Oshibuchi
    Products: 11x11x1 cm tiles, various indices.

  • Boseskov Institute of Catalysis, Novosibirsk
    Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, Novosibirsk

    Dr. Alexei Onuchin
    email: onuchin@inp.nsk.su
    Dr. E.A.Kravchenko: kravchenko@inp.nsk.su
    This is used currently by LHCb.

  • Airglass AB
    PO Box 150
    245 22 Staffanstorp
    Sweden
    email: info@airglass.se
    web: http://www.airglass.se
    product: monolithic aerogel, up to 60x60x2 cm.

  • Surnano Aerogel Inc.
    Shaoxing, China
    web: http://aerogels.en.ec21.com/

  • Star Gazer's Gift Shop
    MSAS Astronomy Village
    Star Gazer's Gift Shop
    P.O. Box 1169
    Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352
    Tel: (909) 336-1699
    email: stargazersmail@mountain-skies.org
    web: http://www.mountain-skies.org/gift-shop.html
    product: small chunks of monolithic aerogel.

  • University if Wisconsin zero-gravity group.
    The homepage of the zero-G group.
    They used to make and sell small samples, but now they refer to BuyAerogel.com (see below).
    email: questions@zerogaerogel.com

  • BuyAerogel.com
    This company is producing custom and stock aerogel shapes
    for academic, government, commercial and public use, as well as
    custom formulations.
    Web: www.buyaerogel.com
    product: monolithic aerogel, few cm, various types.

  • JPL hypervelocity impact group
    dr. Peter Tsou
    Tel: (818) 354 8094
    Fax: (818) 354 0966
    email: peter.tsou@jpl.nasa.gov

  • Marketech International, Inc.
    4750 Magnolia Street
    Port Townsend, WA 98368
    email: mkt@olympus.net
    web: http://www.mkt-intl.com
    products: blocks up to 10x20x1.2 cm, and granular a'gel.

    (2) Granular, powder, coatings etc.

  • United Nuclear Scientific Equipment & Supplies
    This company sells small quantities of Aerogel - mainly for the home experimenter and students.
    email: sales@unitednuclear.com
    web: http://www.unitednuclear.com/
    product: granular (.5-4mm) aerogel.

  • NanoPore Inc.
    2501 Alamo Avenue SE
    Albuquerque, New Mexico† 87106
    Web: http://www.nanopore.com/
    product: aerogel in powder and granular form.

  • JIOS aerogel
    Locations: Korea, California
    web: JIOS inc.
    product: aerogel coatings, granules and powders

  • Aspen Aerogels Inc.
    30 Forbes Road, Building B
    Northborough, MA 01532, USA
    Email: info@aerogel.com
    web: http://www.aerogel.com/
    product: industrial insulating blankets

  • Taasi Corporation
    548 W. Central Ave.,
    Delaware OH 43015, USA.
    Tel: 740-362-3071
    Fax: 740-369-1891.
    Email: yaattia@midohio.net
    web: www.taasi.com
    product: powder, granule and other forms.

  • Cabot
    web: www.cabot-corp.com/nanogel
    Here is a distributor: Solar Components Corp.
    product: hydrophobic aerogel in granular form

  • American Aerogel Corp.
    Organic aerogels, granular, for insulation applications
    Web: http://www.americanaerogel.com
    Email: Info@americanaerogel.com

  • SHANXI ZHONGRUI TIANXIN TRADING CO.
    Aerogel powder
    Tel.: 86-351-3531399
    Fax.:86-351-3530684
    Mobil: 0133 3346 8903
    E-mail: yuwen.hl@gmail.com

  • Guangdong Alison Aerogel
    It is not clear if they can make (semi-)transparent blocks.
    Web site: http://www.alisonaerogel.ml/html/aerogel.html
    Email: ephone@ydalison.com

Last update: November 2013 - HvH
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