Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos

Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos
Dave Dolak from Malvern Instrument showcases their new Malvern Zetasizer µV and Zetasizer APS, which are making the debut at Pittcon 2009. These instruments are dedicated batch dynamic light scattering instruments which feature the ultimate in sensitivity and use the lowerst sample volumes, as low as 2 microlitres.
Dave Shepard from Netzsch Instruments shows us through their STA 449 F1 Jupiter simultaneous TGA/DSC (Thermogravimetric Analyzer/Differential Scanning Calorimeter). This instrument can be used to measure mass change and energy absorbed or given off, or enthalpy. This data can be used to determine such things as melting points, phase transformations, glass transition temperatures, thermal decomposition or oxidation.
Filmed live at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada, Dr. Alexander Makarov describes recent advances in Thermo Scientific mass spectrometry technology and the development of Orbitrap that has revolutionized research and routine analysis.
This video from Nanosurf shows how one can store a used FluidFM cantilever for later re-use.
Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology introduces us to the Scanning Kelvin Probe which measures the work function difference between a vibrating tip and the sample. It is suited to the analysis of such things as metals, electronic devices, patterned wafers, solar cells etc and can carry out similar functions to an AFM
In this video Dr. Eric Filion and Anthony Blythe from Zymetrix, University of Calgary, Canada provides an introduction to the testing facilities and Bose test instruments.
This video shows the automated specimen handling system from Instron. Plastic materials and thin films can be tested using this system.
Paul Stewart from United Testing Systems shows us their universal/tensile testing machines, pointing out such things as the various grips that can be used for different applications, different test specimens for tests such as tension, bend tesing and tear testing. He also shows us the Windows-based, USB user interface and let's us know what capacity machines they have available.
The Agilent 5600LS utilizes a fully addressable 200 mm x 200 mm stage and a new, low-noise AFM design. The programmable, motorized stage enables fast, accurate probe positioning for imaging and mapping large specimens at atomic-scale resolution using a state-of-the-art Agilent AFM.
Measuring the maximum flexural strength of a product using the 3 point bend test and an Admet MTESTQuattro universal testing machine.
This video shows the Thermo Scientifics’ Center of Excellence for Molecular Biology located in Vilnius, Lithuania provides comprehensive state of art services from ides through packaging to built.
In this video Dr. Katherine Bakeev, Director of Analytical Services from B&W Tek talks about the features of i-Raman EX Portable Raman Spectrometer at Pittcon 2013.
This video shows Malvern’s m-VROCi , an Innovative microfluidic rheometry on a chip that delivers precise and robust viscosity measurements for low viscosity materials to extreme shear rates, with ease of sample loading and operation.
This video shows tensile testing of composite tow specimens using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron to ASTM D4018 standard.
Vincent Larat from Horiba explains how the XploRA Raman spectrometer works and provides us with a real time demonstration of how the system works.
A video demonstrating a highly sensitive and accurate oxygen measurement sensor that can be used for the packaging and the scientific industry. This oxygen sensor utilizes sol gel tipped sensor technology and can be used on a variety of materials including fibres, flaps, containers and appropriate for various environment including alcohol, oil and gasoline.
This video briefly explains end conditions test parameters in DV2T viscometer and DV3T rheometer from Brookfield.
This video demonstrates the working of eXpert 5600 Dual Column 3-Head Peel Test System from ADMET.
This video shows Anton Paar’s new autosampler unit MAS 24 designed for Monowave 300 microwave reactor.
The Scion Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometers (GC/MS) is the winner of the Laboratory Equipment Readers Choise Award for 2012. Rohan Thakur from Bruker tells us about their single and triple quadrupole GC/MS systems and points out some of their key features.
This video shows the t-plot calculation by Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
This video demonstrates a heel strike impact test performed on athletic shoes using an ElectroPuls system from Instron.
This video shows an overview of Bruker’s entertainment, hospitality, education and networking at ENC 2014.
This video shows Monowave 300, an advanced and high performance microwave reactor from Anton Paar. The instrument is particularly developed for small scale microwave synthesis applications in R&D laboratories.
This video shows how Shimadzu’s i-Series integrated HPLC system operates in a PC-free laboratory.
In this video Dean Roberts, Manager-US Food, Feed and Agriculture Markets - Bruker demonstrates the working and application of Tango near IR spectrometer.
This video shows the DY-2 family of automated pull-off tester from Proceq.
Kevin Kjoller, Vice President of Product Development at Anasys Instruments demonstrates how easy the VESTA localized thermal analysis system is to use.
This video shows Neal Kitchen, an immunoassays expert, explaining about the Slide-A-Lyzer Dialysis Cassettes designed by Thermo Scientific for buffer exchange and protein sample dialysis.
A video clip showing benefits of polyethylene butt fusion joints. The video demonstrate a burst failure testing showing that failure occurs at the pipe wall and not at the joint itself and with tensile testing the polyethylene butt fusion joint can elongate up to 25 times its original diameter.
This video detail the proper setup for taking Raman measurements using the Ocean Optics Q65000 Spectrometer. Once setup is complete it takes you through the steps of performing a basic Raman measurement using a Ramen spectrometer.
This video shows compression tests on backbone implant from Zwick. Generally, backbone implants are utilized to replace faulty intervertebral discs in the backbone column.
This video demonstrates the configuration and operation of the QImaging camera in the Olympus software suite.
A PANalytical representative introduces us to the Empyrean XRD system and points out key design features and specifications including redesigned x-ray tube, piXcel 3D detector and it's ability to be able to easily analyze powders, thin films and nanomaterials.
Brian Litteer from PANalytical shows us their X'Pert Powder x-ray diffractometer (XRD). It features PANalytical's easy change module feature, which enables the user to quickly change optical modules, sample stages and detectors. Accurate machining means that once installed, the modules are almost perfectly aligned. The X'Pert powder is a general use XRD system and is ideal for quality control applications where higher end instruments are unneccessary.
This video shows Zwick Roell’s Amsler Vibrophone for fatigue strength determination in terms of fatigue limit and fatigue life. Fatigue tests are performed according to DIN 50100 (Wöhler curve) under tensile, compression, pulsating and fatigue loads.
Phil Harrop from Scientific Solutions walks us through the Gamry Potentiostat which is an extremely sensitive device that can be used for corrosion studies. It would be of use to anyone who needs to perform accelerated corrosion testing, such as coating manufacturers or metal manufacturers.
This video shows the BJH adsorption and desorption using MicroActive reporting software from Micromeritics.
This video shows how to achieve a fast and easy case depth utilizing automatic measurement.
This video shows vertical honing of turbo impellers by Barnes HV-1000 from Lapmaster. This machine is dually designed for general purpose and specialized applications.
The Dimension V from Veeco combines an atomic force microscope (AFM) with a nanomechanical tester. This is achieved using a specifically designed probe. It is able to measure properties such as stiffness, adhesion and energy dissipation as well as provide the imaging capabilities of an AFM.
Alexsander Koprivc Introduces the Zwick-Roell Multi-Channel Spring-Testing System at the 21st Annual TextXpo
A video demonstration of showing the process involved in Cr2O3 thermal plasma spraying.
This video from Ambrell shows how to setup EKOHEAT 10-15 kW/50-150 kHz induction heating system.
This video shows Dr. Klaus Lindpaintner, Chief Scientific Officer at Thermo Scientific, discussing the importance of latest innovations in mass spectrometry for research applications.
Zwick Roell Video: Tensile tests on plastics to ISO 527 with makroXtens extensometer
James Brenner from Extrel shows us the MAX300-LG, which is a mass spectrometer for TGA (thermogravimetric analyzers). It can be retrofitted to any TGA on the market.
This video from Surface Measurement Systems (SMS) demonstrates the key features of the Dynamic Vapor Sorption family of instruments.
This video explains how to do the absorbance measurement using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.
In this video Jonas Hellström, CTO at Cobolt AB gives an overview of HTCure™ Technology.
This video shows various biotechnology equipments that are being offered by Conquer Scientific.
This video from Horiba Scientific shows the Raman imaging of silicon and polysilicon implanted in structures.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a paper cup using a compression testing system from Instron.
This short video runs you through the range of handheld coating thickness measurement instruments from Fischer Instrumentation. These instruments use different technologies and the various useful features of these devices are demonstrated, as well their ease of operation.
This video shows the Rigaku webinar where Jim Pflugrath is discussing three new features for using CrystalClear and dTREK software suite, which will lead to improved results such as higher I/σ(I) and lower Rmeas.
In this video, Dean Mulyk, Product Manager of Thermo Scientific, is proudly discussing the features of the new bench-top robotic VALet microplate mover.
Kevin Dahl from Malvern Instruments introduces us to their new Morphologi G3-ID. Built in the same platform as the Morphologi G3S, it is able to measure particle size and shape using optical microscopy and image analysis. The new addition is the Raman spectrometer which allows chemical identification of each particle to be made and can be compared to standards stored in the library of the software.
This video shows the SBS constant current load banks, which provides easy and affordable way to perform accurate IEEE450 (Vented Lead-Acid), IEEE1106 (Ni-Cad) and IEEE1188 (VRLA) load tests.
This video from Agilent introduces the basic operations and studies the working principles of a CW and Doppler radar system.
This video by Zwick demonstrates multi-axis dynamic testing on a tractor front hydraulic lifter with control electronics Control Cube. Fatigue testing with the world´s smallest controler from CaTs³.
This video shows the new ElectroForce 3200-ES (extended stroke) Series II test instrument from Bose.
This video shows an overview of Vion Plasma FIB (focused ion beam) from FEI. The system can selectively etch certain materials or deposit patterned insulators and conductors.
This video shows the force and torque testing equipment from Mecmesin. This equipment is widely used for ensuring the quality of components materials and products in the industries.
This video shows the Thwing-Albert's Z-Directional Tester (ZDT) that measures the internal fiber bond strength of paper, paperboard, liner board and coated fine papers.
This video shows a demonstration of a computer tomography analysis system from PANalytical. In this demonstration the system is able to show the differences between a genuine and counterfeit Viagra tablets.
This video explains how to do the fluorescence measurement using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.
This video briefly explains the auto zero function in DV2T Viscometer and DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows the Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 multi angle light scattering detector from Malvern.
In this video, Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, highlights the Thermo Scientific technologies and innovative workflow solutions at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
The MicroActive reporting software - BET from Micromeritics helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.
The Unitherm 1000 dilatometer from Anter Corp can measure the thermal expansion of up to 4 samples simulatneously. Using different furnaces it can work in temperature ranges from cryogenic up to 1600°C. Accurate results are ensured through the use of digital displacement transducers.
This video from Asylum Research shows the sublimation of the anthracene single crystal in air.
This video demonstrates a three-point-bend test performed using Instron 5544 system on a specimen. Instron 5544 system is a universal testing machine for compression and tension testing.
This video demonstrates how to set up and run a metal tension test according to ASTM E8 using ADMET's MTESTQuattro software.
This video from Mecmesin demonstrates the testing of solenoid using a horizontally mounted MultiTest 2.5-i computer-controlled test system, fitted with a 100N loadcell, and a personal computer.
This video shows the test conducted to check the capability of Thermo Scientific ARL iSpark OES spectrometer PMT and CCD detectors for analysis of their low alloy steel matrix by Mr. Jean-Claude Lopez, General Manager of ArcelorMittal Atlantique and Lorraine Laboratories in France.
The X-Supreme8000 energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective solution for quality assurance and process control applications in fields such as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the X-Supreme8000 is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.
This video shows particle size distribution measurement of chocolate using Shimadzu’s SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer.
This video demonstrates the installation and operation of Accusys 211 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS) with the CyberLink PowerDirector 9 by Buck Scientific.
This video shows Bruker´s minispec Seed Analyzer, which provides a suitable method for fast, accurate and non-destructive analysis of oil and moisture in various nuts and seeds.
This video introduces the Tornado digital torque tester from Mecmesin. The Tornado is the most advanced, compact and easily portable torque test instrument.
The Cranfield Cricket Rolling Simulator was designed and built at Cranfield University to study the effect of roller design and soil and turf conditions on rolling effectiveness. Video processing software was developed to track soil movement under different rollers.
This video shows by ADMET a test where adhesive backed hook and loop fastener is adhered to a pair of compression platens mounted to a universal testing machine ( tensile testing machine ). The test has been designed so that in one test the hook and loop is loaded to 1 pound of force and then retracted to measure the bonding strength. It then continues to load to 10 pounds of force, then retract, then load to 20 pounds, then retract, and so on until 80 pounds of force. After the test is completed, the strength can be measured by analyzing the test report with load on the "Y" axis and time on the "X" axis.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A1.
This is a video course on the strength of materials. The video provides fundamentals to understanding the strength of materials. A good insight into the fundamental knowledge.
The importance of particle size and morphology to a range of industries is explained. In days gone by, it required a both a particle size analyzer and and expensive electron microscope to determine these properties. Now, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope combined with off the shelf software is able to accomplish both these tasks.
This video demonstrates a webbing tensile test using Admet’s eXpert 2655 universal testing machine. The eXpert 2655 testing machine is a floor-standing model having a maximum load capacity of 150kN. This testing machine is employed for 20,000 pound capacity webbings.
This animated video shows eLearning course on "What are waves" chapter from "Basics of Optical Analysis".
This video shows the Supreme 10HTFL single component epoxy adhesive/sealant from Master Bond. Supreme 10HTFL features outstanding peel and shear strength and a wide service temperature range of 4K to +350°F.
Chris Orsulak from Bruker points out the main features of the ContourGT Optical Profiler and briefly describes how it works. he also shows us how it can take measurements in very short time frames and how the new AcuityXR measurement mode (introduced at the 2010 MRS Fall Meeting) can produce improved results due to the increased lateral resolution.
This video shows Taber Industries’ TABER V-5 Stiffness Tester Model 150-E. It uses a bi-directional pendulum-type weighing system to evaluate stiffness, flexural strength, resilience and elastic properties of materials up to 10,000 Taber Stiffness Units.
Enrique Lozano from B&W Tek shows us their nanoRam, Raman spectrometer, a portable/handheld instrument that is simple to operate and provides results in seconds. It can be used to analyze powder, liquid and gel samples.
This video shows the demonstration of how to connect the external triggering box to the QImaging camera.
This video shows the footage captured on SantaPod Raceway Northampton UK by FLIR high speed thermal imager.
This video demonstrates an Izod impact test performed on a plastic specimen using CEAST 9050 impact pendulum from Instron.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International explains the product range of extensive modular and portable spectrometer from B&WTek.
An example of a process analytical technology tool used in the pharmaceutical industry for real-time monitoring of powder blending. C-Therm's effusivity technology is easily retrofitted on different pharmaceutical processing equipment and has numerous applications in monitoring homogeneity, endpoint determination in drying, granulation, and roller compaction. Efffusivity is a triply sensitive thermophysical measurement and offers a powerful PAT tool to powder-processing industries.
This video shows the imaging of micropipette tip at an IVF (in vitro fertilization) clinic with a jackhammer noise.
This video shows the Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority.
This video shows the overview of MultiTest-i computer-controlled force measurement system from Mecmesin.
This video shows the demonstration of Cytomat 10 given by Hema Downey. Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10 is a fully automated incubator and storage module for high-capacity cell growth and assay incubation.
This video from Bruker shows official opening of a new Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence for the Americas in Billerica, Massachusetts.
Thermo Fisher Scientific talk about their plans to expand their product manufacturing facilities in China to better serve local serve markets. As part pf their expansion they will soon be hiring more staff to bolster scientific and engineering expertise.
This video shows Taber Grit Feeder with Taber Rotary Platform Abraser. The operation of the grit feeder is controlled through the Taber Abraser.
This video shows Malvern’s Nanosight NS300 instrument that provides an easy-to-use, reproducible platform for nano-particle characterisation.
Ed Gooding from Princeton Instruments shows us their Acton 2300 spectrometer that can be fitted with a vast array of detectors. In this demonstration the Acton Sp2300 is connected to the ProEM EMCCD camera and the SPEC-10 CCD, but can be interfaced with most Raman, fluorescence, photoluminescence and optical spectroscopy detectors.
A video clip showing the use of the latest light microscope, the nanoscope, which has many applications in nanomaterials and studies within biological systems. Sample can be viewed as small as 100nm with high resolution. The nanoscope allows the ability to visuallize the structure and shape of the material even if cannot be seen.
This video shows an overview of Instron material testing systems, instruments, and accessories.
This video from Angstrom Engineering displays industry-leading thin film deposition systems including everything from organic electronics, renewable energy, and flat panel displays, to photonics, magnetic storage, quantum dots, spintronics, decorative coatings, and various optical and tribological applications.
This video shows how to autozero a viscometer and perform an oscillation check. Autozero procedure and oscillation check are summarized in the operator manuals of Brookfield Engineering.
In this video, Stefan Scherer, CEO of Alicona Imaging discusses the 3D surface analysis at the high macro, micro and nano level using InfiniteFocus.
In this video Mark Dixon, NMR Product Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer.
This video shows how NETZSCH has set a new benchmark in thermal analysis and in the determination of thermophysical properties.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the optical contrasting techniques and data about colour, size and morphology acquired by the light microscope can be combined with the analytical methods of the electron microscope.
This video shows Professor Elaine Holmes, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgery & Cancer - Imperial College London and Dr Manfred Spraul, Director of NMR Applications - Bruker BioSpin, discussing the application of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) in diagnostic research and future innovations that the research could bring to medicine.
This video from Alicat Scientific shows why turndown ratio is necessary. Turndown ratio is a measure of the useable range of an instrument, expressed as the full-scale range divided by the minimum point of measure.
This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D1894 COF (coefficient of friction) test. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting. Using this test, the static and kinetic coefficient of friction of the test material can be measured.
This video introduces Binder ovens specific to the application in laboratory research and industrial product and component testing.
This video shows the sealed high pressure clamps which are used in the PIKE MIRacle.
An animated video showing how the SPM is used as a surface analyzer and the interaction between the electron the tip of the SPM with the surface electron of the sample.
In this excerpt Robert Jacox, Consumable Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about a complete line of anatomical pathology equipment and consumables from specimen collection to diagnosis.
This video from Elastocon shows fogging test. This procedure is used to determine the windscreen fogging especially in vehicles.
Bill Flecky from Phenom-World shows us their new flagship, desktop scanning electron microscope (SEM) the proX, which includes elemental analysis using an in-built EDS system.
This video shows the working of Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments. The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest generation of the world’s most popular particle sizing instrument.
This short video demonstrates how the Avizo Fire software from Visual Sciences Group can be used in Materials Science to generate 3D models and visualizations
This video show how to quickly configure the date and time in the new DV2T Viscometer or DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows the LS series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. The FLIR LS-Series Thermal Night Vision Monocular is mainly designed for law enforcement and surveillance.
The ABB MB3600-CH30 is an FT-NIR laboratory analyzer for biodiesel applications suitable for production optimization and product quality assessment. It can provide a rapid determination of mono-, di- and tri-glyceride content, residual methanol, methyl ester % and other quality parameters in biodiesel for finished product screening and end-point determination in biodiesel reactors.
This video shows the t-plot in microporous form in Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
In this video Ben Potenza, Vice President of Marketing talks about the company EquipNet.
This video shows how Thermo Fisher Scientific is committed to STEM education involving technology.
Tom Powers from Aspex Corp takes a few minutes to tell us about their new OmegaMax EDX system with SDD (silicon drift detector) technology. It can be assembled in arrays with windows from 5 to 30mm2. It can perform elemental analysis in SEMs like the PSEM eXpress and can detect elements from boron to uranium, with excellent accuracy for light elements.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
The development of the modified transient plane source technique by C-Therm Technologies (formerly Mathis Instruments) represents a paradigm shift in thermal measurement. The technology is capable of rapidly testing a wide range of materials in measuring thermal conductivity and effusivity (thermal inertia). With virtually no restrictions on sample size, C-Therm's sensor technology allows thermal testing of materials not previously possible.
The Varian Pro2 Helium Leak Detector is a portalbe helium mass spectrometer to measure any leakage in vacuum systems. The use of helium in leak detection is widely recognize throughout the vacuum industry and the Varian Pro2 offers a simple to use yet sophiscated system capable of picking up a -12 leak. Varian Pro2 can be use for a wide variety of application and use to detect leaks in from both inside and outside the vacuum system.
This video shows the Diamond Anniversary of Buehler. Experts from Beuhler look back to initial support given to the metallography industry in Chicago.
This video shows Mecmesin’s CFG+, a pocket-sized, lightweight entry level force gauge designed for elementary tension and compression measurements.
This video shows the NEX QC SERIES Benchtop EDXRF analyzers from Rigaku. This benchtop EDXRF analyzer has the ability to provide rapid, non-destructive and multi-element analyses.
The LabX3500 x-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective, compact, high performance, easy to use, rugged solution, ideally suited to quality control purposes. It typically finds application in industries such as as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the LabX3500 XRF is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.
Tim Glose from PANalytical shows us their OBLF OES (optical emission spectroscopy system) for analysis of metals including trace element analysis. The system uses new technology that enables the instrument to take 2 measurements simultaneoulsy, with results being produced in around 15 seconds.
This video displays a puncture fixture available from Thwing Albert>. This puncture fixture is designed to meet the standard test method, the ASTM D4833, for measuring the index puncture resistance of geomembranes and related products.
This video demonstrates a flexible materials characterization system, the AZtec TruMap from Oxford Instruments. The AZtec provides EDS (energy dispersive spectroscopy) elemental maps for illustrating the specimen’s actual composition.
The interactive and user-firendly Periodic Table of Elements App for iPad from Oxford Intruments is a useful tool for finding elements inside the Periodic Table or for choosing the correct XRF analyzer for an element.
This video shows the compression after impact (CIA) rebound test performed on a composite laminate specimen using Instron impact testing system.
In this video Mr. Svenerik Bäckman from D-lab, a contract laboratory in Degerfors, Sweden talks about the new design and ease-of-use of the ARL iSpark OES spectrometer from Thermo Scientific which is used for quality metals analysis
In this video Johnnie Hancock from Agilent Technologies illustrates the comparison of InfiniiVision 4000 X-Series oscilloscope and LeCroy Waverunner in debugging automotive design.
This video shows how SILEXA ‘Loose’ filter media removes oil from water from Bowman.
This video from Zwick shows testing software testXpert® II - the testing software for all applications and testing machines.
The concept of viscosity is defined. Both Newtonian fluids and non-Newtonian fluids are considered as is the effect of temperature.
This video shows installation of screen protector in DV2T Rheometer from Brookfield.
A video clip demonstrating the use of robotics in an automated concrete testing.
In this video the customers at ISRI share how their businesses have benefited from having lab-quality analysis in the field with the help of Thermo Scientific Portable XRF Analyzers.
This video shows the BBC news highlights about Addmaster. It says that the dirtiest hospitals in the country and health officials are facing the challenge of cleaning the hospitals but in vain.
This video shows the compression testing of spring from Mecmesin. Mecmesin force testing software is used to measure compression of spring as the part of the Quality Control program.
The LVEM5 from Delong America is a unique piece of equipment, being the only benchtop TEM on the market. It is also interesting in that it can operate as a benchtop FE-SEM, and STM and an optical microscope as well. The user can easily switch between modes using the software.
Dave Sampson from Bruker AXS shows us through their new N8 NEOS atomic force microscope. The N8 NEOS combines optical microscopy and Scanning Probe Microscopy in a single, optimized set - up.
This video demonstrates the overview of MultiTest-xt force testing system from Mecmesin. The MultiTest-xt is designed for conducting tensile and compression tests within the manufacturing environment.
Part 2 of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
Mike Dickson from Phenom World shows us their all new G2 Pro Desktop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM). This is it's first public showing since it's launch just a few weeks ago. The G2 pro is the fastest and simplest to use SEM designed for use by the non-professional.
This video shows new Optical Property Optimizer tool, which is designed to aid Malvern MasterSizer 3000.
This video demonstrates the installation of Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Grams/AI spectroscopy software for M500 Infra-Red Spectrophotometer by Buck Scientific.
This video shows the new Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The Nano ITC is used for measuring protein and biomolecular binding.
In this video Dr. Michael Allen, director of Marketing and Product Development from Ocean Optics talks about the Ventana 785 spectrometer.
This video shows Kevin Dahl from Malvern Instruments talk about the Morphologi G3-ID at Pittcon 2011. Morphologi G3 is an integrated, software controlled system for dry powder dispersion.
This video shows a 90 degree adhesive peel strength test on an ADMET eXpert 7601 universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). We fit the eXpert 7601 with our 90 degree peel strength fixture and one vise grip on the top crosshead to hold the free end of the tape. The fixture has numerous tapped holes that allow you to clamp a multitude of various parts and substrates to the test bed.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with pendulum impact tester and integrated notch milling unit for impact tests on plastics according to standards like (ASTM D 256, ISO 179, ISO 3167, ASTM D 638)
This video shows the business unit Analytical Instrumentation of Analytik Jena.
Celeste Jenkins from Agilent Technologies explains the importance of source measurement units or SMU's for the characterization of electrical properties of materials and devices. They are typically used on materials like silicon-based solar cells.
This video shows the computer-controlled Vortex-i torque test system from Mecmesin.
Jon Shein from Thermo Scientific Niton Analyzers introduces us to a new concept in XRF analyzers. The Niton FXL combines the ease of use of a handheld XRF analyzer with the performance of a lab grade instrument. The Niton FXL is a fully portable instrument that can operate using batteries or AC power.
This video from Photometrics shows the configuration of uManager software which can be used for multi-dimensional acquisition experiments.
This video shows new Thermo Scientific Revco UxF Series. Revco UxF freezers deliver ultimate protection and optimum capacity for the most critical samples.
This episode from the B&W Tek's Educational Video Series shows the fluorescence spectroscopy.
Bruker’s MPA FT-NIR analyzer offers easy, reliable and cost-effective solutions for milk testing and dairy analysis.
In this video, the capabilities of Thermo Scientific’s new TruScan RM (raw materials) analyzer are demonstrated by Duane Sword. The RM analyzer is designed for quick identification of raw materials and inspection of the final product.
Jim Miller from Thermcraft shows us their transparent tube furnace that was originally developed by MIT. The transparent nature of the furnace allows the user to gain valuable insights into what is happening to their sample at various temperatures so they can develop a good understanding of what is happening during their process. The transparent tube furnace is primarily used in research applications where chemical and physical changes as a function of temperature can be observed.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows the AFM system, which is ready in a matter of minutes to deliver atomic surface topographical resolution in 3D.
The Micro Materials NanoTest system is a fully flexible nano-mechanical property measurement system, offering a complete range of nanomechanical and nanotribological tests, including nanoindentation, nano-scratch and wear, nano-impact and fatigue, elevated temperature nanoindentation and indentation in fluids.
This video shows how to configure the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter for basic operation.
This video shows the NEW 68-3000 EZ-Cup Vapometer from Thwing Albert. The vapormeter comprises an aluminum threaded flanged ring and a light-weight aluminum cup. It also has two neoprene gaskets having a Teflon seal, which will keep the specimen in place.
This video shows just how simple the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is to use. School children use the microscope to examine some real like samples and demonstrate the user friendly operator interface.
This video shows RS-232/UART serial triggering and decoding option for InfiniiVision oscilloscopes from Agilent.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed using Instron 3345 System on a rubber specimen. Instron 3345 System is a mechanical testing machine for compression and tension testing.
The New Boeing 747 with the Airborne Laser (ABL) can track and destroy any intercontinental missles. The laser can be shot hundreds of kilometres. The aircraft is covered with IR sensors to detect any missile launch.
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates how their Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can quickly check for lead content/contamination in consumer items. With their in-built test program, you can quickly evaluate items on a pass/fail basis, making it ideal for quality control applications.
This video shows sheet metal testing machine (BUP) from Zwick. These machines (type BUP) are used to test and evaluate the ductility of sheet metals.
This video features an interview with Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
The eP2 Digital Controller performs mechanical tests on materials, products and components. It is a presettable unit that performs mechanical tests on electromechanical and servo hydraulic testing systems. The eP2 can also be used to retrofit / upgrade virtually any manufactures testing machine regardless of age or machine type.
This video shows Alexander Makarov, Director of Global Research LCMS, Thermo Scientific discussing his experience while designing the Orbitrap Fusion mass spectrometer.
In this video, VP, dean and professors of Georgia Institute of Technology’s share their experience in engineering lab partnership with Agilent Technologies.
This video shows how to use the automotive seal triggering and analysis for CAN serial bus decoding on all Agilent InfiniiVision X-Series oscilloscopes.
Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with an eP digital controller and WinCom Plus software
This video shows the SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer from Shimadzu.
The MicroActive reporting software - BJH Silica from Micromeritics report helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.
The quest to answer the ultimate question "How Does the Univers Work?" This video describes how the CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC) works and what they are trying to achieve with the Large Hadron Collider(LHC). A quick tour looking at the various facilities inside the LHC.
This video shows the global introduction of Bruker CAM's EVOQ LC-TQ (liquid chromatography-triple quadrupole) mass spectrometers at JASIS 2012 in Tokyo.
This video from Anton Paar shows the stagnation plane produced by the MCR 702 TwinDrive in the counter-rotation mode.
This video demonstrates the pipette tip bend test from ADMETTestSystems. The company offers universal testing systems for biaxial testing, compression, torsion, tension and flexure.
This video shows the materials science business of FEI. The company is committed to understanding its materials science customers and to delivering solutions for them with the highest quality results.
This video shows the MB3600-CH20, a FT-NIR chemicals analyzer from ABB. This chemical analyzer is used for the analysis of polyols, ethoxylates, glycols, urethanes and general chemicals.
This video demonstrates how to change measurement cells on the Malvern Instruments' Mastersizer 3000. The auto locking measurement system ensures cell alignment and simplifies changeover and maintenance. Changing the measurement cell allows you to swap from measuring samples dry with the Aero to wet with the Hydro dispersion units.
In this video Stephan Boehm, Project Manager, Micro-XRF for SEM, Bruker Nano talks about the XTrace Micro-Spot X-Ray Source.
This video shows Yokogawa’s WT3000 AC/DC power analyzer that offers an unprecedented combination of measurement accuracy and performance.
The 240-7B Alfa Laboratory Sample Cutter from Thwing-Albert is a pneumatic air operated cutting machine used for sample preparation. It is used for cutting materials such as paper, cardboard, plastic, film, rubber, textiles, nonwovens, metal foils etc. This short video provides a demonstration of how easy the instrument is to operate.
This video shows Zwick Roell’s LPET (linear puncture testing). According to DIN 53142-2 standard, the LPET is performed on a corrugated card board. The card board is loaded in all directions due to the pyramid formed penetrator during the penetration test.
Bob Fiddler from Netzsch shows us their STA 449 F1 simultaneous thermal analyzer that can measure TGA (thermogravimetry), DCS (Differential Scanning Calorimetry) and DTA (Differential Thermal Analysis). The new feature of the STA 449 F1 is that it can now be supplied with a off gas analysis systems such as the Bruker Tensor FT-IR.
This video shows Gary Gartman from Yokogawa Corporation of America demonstrating the Yokogawa WT1800 precision and high performance digital power analyzer.
Introducing the new Phenom benchtop electron microscope from FEI. With today's industry requiring higher quality control and speed, the Phenom can produce high resolution images from submicron to nanoscale in seconds. It as easy as using a digital camera. This video will show you how~~
This video shows Parsum, an in-line particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments that measures particle size of powders, liquids and sprays accurately and reliably.
This video shows the flash diffusivity product line from TA Instruments. The flash method is used to measure thermal diffusivity of a wide range of materials.
In this video, Dan Raynor, Applications Lab Manager at Instron, elucidates how to eliminate the effect of load string compliance in a tensile test.
This video shows the analysis process and full routine maintenance of analysis chamber of ARL iSpark optical emission spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
This video demonstrates the powerful 12V DC hammer mill field kit from Thermo Scientific. The electric hammer mill kit offers a unique solution for on-site XRF analysis in mining.
Demonstration of how the automated Eagon 2 from PANalytical makes a perfect fusion bead for XRF analysis.
Dr. Steven Oldenburg of nanoComposix speaks to why he selected the C-Therm TCi for his thermal conductivity testing needs at zero gravity on-board a NASA aircraft.
This video educational video series from B&W Tek shows introduction to Spectroscopy. Comparison of the portable and handheld unit of the Raman Spectroscopy is also demonstrated.
In this video Dayana Argoti, Analytical Chemist talks about her work in Thermo Fisher Scientific BRIMS (Biomarker Research Initiatives in Mass Spectrometry) Center.
In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.
his video shows the Niton XL3t XRF analyzers of Thermo scientific with embedded GPS system.
Determining the seal strength of a package (ASTM F88-95) is very important to secure the contents of a package. This video shows an example of a packaging seal strength tensile test on a Universal Testing Machine.
The iPhone app from AZoM.com gives you the world of materials in the palm of your hand. It offers you a totally portable way to locate materials solutions, suppliers and products as well as providing you with the latest materials news, conveniently broken down into categories to suit various industry sectors.
This video shows the Voyager II / Voyager III's wide-angle thermal camera from FLIR.
This video shows Mecmesin’s touch-screen MultiText 25-xt force testing stand for tension testing. The testing stand establishes elongation under load and breaking strain in the test samples. The program is selected and started using a touch screen.
This video shows SAXSpace nanostructure analyzer from Anton Paar.
This video shows Massimo Santoro, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest Trace 1310 Auxiliary Oven and other new gas chromatography tools developed for fast and precise petrochemical analysis.
This video shows the ExPress 250kN servo hydraulic testing machine with MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
This video shows the ABB MB3600-CH10, a high performance laboratory FT-NIR analyzer designed for oil, fat and oleochemicals applications.
This video shows Package Seal Strength Test from ADMET. ASTM F88 seal strength is not only relevant to opening force and package integrity but to measuring the processes ability to produce consistent seals.
This video shows the running of the QImaging Exi Blue camera in CellSens Software.
A video illustrating how to take reflection measurements with your spectrometer using the Ocean Optics SpectraSuite software package. This tutorial takes you on a step by step process including required instruments, environmental conditions and how to analyze your data.
This video from ADMET shows the basics of conducting ASTM D695 rigid plastic compression testing.
In this video Robert McGreger, Global Marketing Manager, Brookfield Engineering Laboratories talks about the affordable instruments for quality control tests.
This video shows the functioning of the TMS-Pro food texture measuring system from Mecmesin. This food texture analyser is designed to provide flexible testing solutions and optimum test accuracy, and measure force from a few N (0.002lbsf) to 2500N (562lbsf).
This video shows the new Discovery TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) from TA Instruments. The Discovery TGA consists of an autosampler, thermobalance, GDM (gas-delivery module) and innovative IR-heated furnace.
The Thwing-Albert Handle-O-Meter measures "handle" which is the combined effects of flexibility and surface friction of sheeted materials
Bruker AXS showcase their handheld XRF spectrometers including the S1 Turbo, S1 Sorter and Tracer III-V. These portable devices are suited to the rapid analysis of scrap metal, works of art and archaeological items.
This video illustrates how on-line Insitec particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments is used for automated milling control. The Insitec analyzer can measure particle size distributions (PSD) from 0.1 to 2500µm.
This video shows the searching and analyzing the test results by TrendTracker from Instron. The TrendTracker viewer provides an intuitive interface to search, display, and analyze results over time, and across multiple samples and test frames.
This could the be world's tiniest pancake that was created using a Linkam THM600 microscope temperature control stage.
Dr. Mariano Paganelli from Expert System Solutions shows us their high temperature optical measuring system. This instrument can provide thermal expansion data like a dilatometer, but has the added benefit that it uses optical techniques as opposed to mechanical measuring, so it can cater for non-rigid samples. It can also provide much more detailed information on a materials' behaviour when subjected to high temperatures.
This educational video explains how the FTIR or fourier transform infrared test technique works, what can be determined and how it can be used to characterize materials. Read More

This video demonstrates the set up of power injector for A2-05 LAN wired pod from CAS DataLoggers.
This video shows Anton Paar’s SurPASS electrokinetic analyzer, which is exclusively designed to study the zeta potential of macroscopic solids based on a streaming current and streaming potential measurement.
his video shows compression testing of spring using MultiTest-xt force testing system from Mecmesin. The spring rate can be determined from the free-height of spring which can be measured along with the load at 2 points.
This video shows the third of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on reflection spectroscopy. Description and demonstration of specular reflection using mirrors are discussed in detail
This video shows testing of sintered metal specimens featuring a short clamped length from Zwick. The clamping length available for insertion in the sample is quite short.
Duane Sword from Thermo Fisher Scientific shows us the TruScan RM handheld Raman Spectrometer which was recently introduces and is the world's smallest Raman spectrometer . It enables non-contact, non-invasive identification of materials. He demonstrates just how easy it is to use and how quickly it produces results.
This video shows data steaming by acquiring continual images through Metamorph software from Photometrics.
On May 22nd 2013 - AZo.TV attended the Tribology and Mechanical Testing Workshop by Bruker Nano-Surfaces at the University of Sheffield. Taking part in workshops and seminars with such experts as Steve Shaffer, PhD - senior applications scientist.
This video shows the MB3600-CH10, a FT-NIR analyzer for oleochemicals applications from ABB.
This video shows Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160 from Taber Industries.
This novel competition pitted representatives from 4 countries against one another in The World Championship of Nanoparticle Counting in which each combatant raced to count 100 nanoparticles using a qNano from Izon.
This video demonstrates how the B&W Tek NanoRam Raman spectrometer makes fast and easier raw material identification in the pharmaceutical industry.
This video shows the SBS-8400, which is an improved version of Megger’s TORKEL 840 battery load tester.
In this video FLIR Systems launches a high technological feature: Multi Spectral Dynamic Imaging (MSX). This new feature produces an extremely detail rich image.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with a Zwick materials testing machines 20 kN and 250 kN with roller straightening machine, scales, rib gage and length measuring for tensile tests on concrete steel according to standards like (DIN 488, JIS 3112, BS 4449, BS 4482, DIN EN 10080, ISO 10606, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
This training video from Ambrell shows how to change capacitors and taps so that one can use EASYHEAT LI in an optimal manner.
This video shows Thwing-Albert’s 1270 PCA Score Bend and opening force tester.
This video shows leading Nuclear Magnetic Resonance experts discussing how NMR can be integrated into medical research as well as various other fields.
This video shows the Auto-CrushIR from PIKE Technologies. The PIKE Auto-CrushIR microprocessor controlled automated hydraulic press, introduces an element of consistency into hydraulic press applications such as pellet and thin film making.
In this excerpt Katie Evans, Senior Project Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the flexibility of the newly launched SampleManager 11, a laboratory information management system.
PANalytical's David Coler shows us the latest developments with their AXIOS range of X-Ray Fluorescence XRF spectrometers.
This tutorial video shows the fast and problem-free installation of QCam driver in QImaging camera.
This video shows Zwick-Line Torsion for push & turn tests on pharmaceutical packing.
This video from Mecmesin shows the tensile testing of cardboard box packaging and beverage basket carriers to optimize production life efficiency and to maintain packaging quality standards.
In this video Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight talks about the nanoparticle tracking analysis system named NS300 from NanoSight. The NS300 can visualize and measure particles in suspension in the size range 10-2000nm (depending on material).
Peter Bouza from Micromeritics demonstrates the Particle Insight particle shape analyzer. It is a dynamic instrument that uses flow through image analysis.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a 20x magnification phase contrast of HeLa cells.
This video shows Minstrel HT UV protein crystal drop imager using UV and visible light from Rigaku. It is a fully automated high throughput UV and visible crystal imaging and protein crystal monitoring system.
This video from Horiba shows the Aqualog system from Horiba that is specifically designed to provide concurrent absorbance and fluorescence excitation and emission matrices (EEMS).
This video demonstrates a C469 test on a hydraulically actuated manually controlled Baldwin universal testing machine.
This video from Addmaster shows prize draw for two Aquapure Traveller's from pure hydration.
This video shows the testing of various types of holiday materials from wrapping paper to ornaments to garland using Instron testing machines.
This video shows a friction/peel tester, the FP-2255 from Thwing Albert. This tester is mainly specified for COF (co-efficient of friction), 180° peel, 90° peel, and T-Peel tests using the 90° and 180° peel fixtures.
Scott Bergeron from Buck Scientific takes a few minutes to point out the key features of their Accusys 211 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer with graphite furnace option. The graphite furnace option can be added to any of their 210 and 211 series AAS instruments.
In this video Linda Lopez, Manager IC Marketing and Applications from Thermo Scientific talks about the High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE-PAD).
This instructional video by Spectro Inc show how to replace a tube on the kinematic temperature bath viscometer.
This video demonstrates the operation of the Test-Master Pro optical emission spectroscopy (OES) system from Oxford Instruments. It uses a heavy duty probe suited to industrial applications.
This video shows the basic operation and installation of highly sensitive, economical 205 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS) from Buck Scientific.
The production and ultrasonic testing of a weld joint in a pipeline is demonstrated.
This video from Photometrics shows how to make measurements in photo electrons after the mean variance calculations are done.
This video demonstrates the compression test performed on a milk crate using Instron universal testing machine. Compression testing was performed to measure the strength of the milk crate.
In this video, Dr Tony Edge takes us on a tour of Thermo Scientific‘s LC-MS (liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry) with the help of Turboflow technology.
This video shows how to measure the area under the curve on an oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies.
Zwick Roell wishes Happy Easter to all with this amusing video in which Zwick’s material testing systems try their might on Easter eggs and bunnies.
The unique MicroActive reporting software - Isotherm from Micromeritics helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.
This tutorial video shows the crosstalk investigations in time domain by EMI and EMC from Agilent.
Mark Bumiller from Horiba shows us their latest addition, the SZ-100, nanoparticle size analyzer/characterization system. It is suited to analyzing particles in the sub-micron range. The SZ-100 uses dynamic light scattering (DLS) technology to look at brownian motion to measure particle size.
This video shows experimental loudspeaker, which is used to test sound from Bose.
This video from Zwick shows how a biaxial test is performed an a biomaterial/tissue sample. The testing machine in question features 4 high resolution linear drives and can test samples at controlled temperatures using a bath.
This video shows the heating of a bracelet using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW induction heating system.
This video shows the new powerful Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The Nano DSC is ideal for measuring thermal stability of proteins in dilute solutions.
This video shows Malvern’s Mastersizer 3000 laser diffraction particle size analyzer that provides rapid and accurate analyses of particle size distributions for a wide size range of wet and dry dispersions with minimal effort.
Post production inspection of parts produced by friction welding by American Friction Welding. Some tests include structural testing of the weld region and dimensional testing.
This video from Horiba Scientific shows the Raman image and the corresponding reflected light image of Si test structure.
The DForce from Admet is a low force mechanical testing system capabale of carrying out static and dynamic mechical testing operations. It is suited to fatigue testing biomedical materials such as stents and tubing.
This video illustrates PikoReal Software from Thermo Scientific. PikoReal software offers an intuitive experience, from programming the protocols and defining plate layouts to assessing the experimental results.
In this video, Brian Kyte, Alicona Director describes how InfiniteFocus (optical 3D measurement device) is suited for micromachining.
This tutorial illustrates the installation of Instron Bluehill 3 materials testing software. Bluehill 3 is the newest version of Bluehill software and is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.
This video shows how the Instron 3367 can be upgraded easily and efficiently from Zwick.
In this video Jeff Kenvin, Group Leader of Micromeritics Scientific Services Staff, explains two different free space methods in adsorption process.
This video shows how to use the slide scanning system with the QImaging camera.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system. It is a simple tensile and compression testing system routinely used for quality control measurements in the production areas.
This video shows the Bluehill 3 materials testing software with new Expression Builder feature. Bluehill 3 is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific Particulate Matter Continuous Emissions Monitoring System (PM CEMS) that uses dual sensing technology to achieve a true mass concentration in the particulates.
This video demonstrates how easy it is to switch over to the AS20 Dispering Unit when used in conjunction with the AS-2011 Micron Laser Particle Size Analyzer from AimSizer. The AS20 dispersing unit allows you to quickly and easily prepare dry powder samples for particle size analysis.
This video shows the surface preparation and analysis of turbine blade from Buehler.
This video shows Malvern Instruments’ Viscotek GPC/SEC systems and detectors, the finest range of instruments for turning your gel permeation or size exclusion chromatograph into an advanced multi-detection system.
This video shows the UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation System) certified Zwick/ZHV 1-m and Zwick/ZHV 2-m performing Knoop and Vickers hardness testing according to ISO 4545, EN ISO 6507 and ASTM E92 standards.
This video shows the new methods in correlative microscopy. FEI correlative microscopy solutions reveal detailed relationships between structure and function of biological systems.
This video shows a revolutionary new feature for the miBot nanomanipulator from Imina Technologies.
This video shows the working of double cantilever beam from Bose. Bose has developed a double cantilever beam fixture to test a variety of specimens using ElectroForce® test instruments.
This video shows how to configure and use the ETher NDE Eddy Current SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter for metal sorting.
This video shows Tim Stratton discussing the dynamic features of the next-generation Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows balancing 12 nails on top of one nail at Lab Innovations 2013 conducted by Malvern Instruments.
This video shows Dave Edwards, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, explaining the operation of the latest Virtuoso Vial Identification System.
This video shows a laboratory consumables expert, Sarah Verna, talking about the Nunc Lab-Tek Chamber Slide System designed by Thermo Scientific.
In this video Prof. Mike Ashby Professor at Cambridge University gives an overview of the development of materials information technology, the work of Granta in this field, and its potential relationship to the Materials Genome Initiative.
This video shows MiniFlex 600, a general purpose X-ray diffractometer from Rigaku.
Mike Fogarty from Rheotek introduces us to their JETVISC kinematic viscometer which has been designed for testing aviation fuels, diesel fuels, hydraulic fluids, transformer oils and other similar materials.
This video from Photometrics shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the 2-day old zebrafish was imaged from four angles and then reconstructed utilizing Multiview registration and fusion software.
This video shows the testing of torsion springs using the Mecmesin Vortex-i computer controlled torque testing system to find the pre-defined torque.
This video shows the installation of AvaSoft 8 software to the Avantes spectrometer.
This video demonstrates the in-situ reaction monitoring by MB3000 FT-IR laboratory analyzer from ABB.
In this video Cara Cesario, Product Manager, Analytical Reagents, Thermo Scientific discusses the performance of improved Optima LC/MS solvents.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on a medical device using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
In this video, automation expert Dean Mulyk speaks about the Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific.
This video presents the Dionex QD charge detector from Thermo Scientific. The detector uses a membrane-based desalting technology that identifies ions in proportion to their concentration and charge.
This short video provides an overview of the IBIS Nanoindentation system from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories. It includes the technology and capabilities of the nanoindentation testing system.
This video shows Fatigue test on spinal implant with a Zwick servo-hydraulic testing machine (H10) according to ISO 12189, ASTMT 2077, ASTM F 2347
This video takes you through the steps of shutting down a Brookfield Viscometer and arranging services that are required if the machine needs it.
This video demonstrates Malvern Instruments’ Spraytec laser diffraction particle size system, which is ideal for characterization of aerosol and spray droplet. Spraytec offers accurate particle size measurements in the 0.1 to 2000 µm range.
With increasing demands and faster sample turn around required from from testing labs the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is the ideal instrument for your lab. Bridging the gap between light microscopy and high end scanning electron microscopes, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope features a compact desktop format, reasonable price, magnification range from 10 to 20,000 times and a resolution of 30nm.
This video shows how Malvern Morphologi G3-ID instrument uses libraries from known candidate materials for chemical differentiation between particles.
This video shows the SMS-2500 Robotics-based Automation for OES from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the advanced AURIGA Compact FIB-SEM. Users can leverage the proven Carl Zeiss CrossBeam technology and integrate high resolution imaging with the milling performance of the focused ion beam.
This video shows the hard sealing application that utilizes the critical RF bond technology from Ambrell.
This video demonstrates a burst test performed on tissue papers using a universal testing machine from Zwick Roell.
This video shows the SisuCHEMA chemical imaging workstation from Specim. SisuCHEMA chemical imaging system is characterized by speed, simplicity and superior performance.
A video clip from Micromeritics which is a global leader in automated particle measurement instruments. These include laser diffraction, sedimentation, electrical sensing zone, surface area, prosity , chemisorption, porosimetry for construction materials and much much more.
This video shows Ken Miller from Thermo Scientific talking about the new generation of mass spectrometers: Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Quantiva, and TSQ Endura.
Mike Wolfe from Nikon Instruments, the distributor for the JEOL Neoscope JCM-5000 in North America and Canada demonstrates the capabilities if this compact benchtop scanning electron microscope (SEM), which is a natural extension from high end optical microscopes, but offers much better depth of field.
The Terra is the world's first portable XRD (X-ray diffractometer). It weighs about 15kg and has enough battery power to run for approximately 7-8 hours and features a resolution that is comparable to larger laboratory sized XRD units.
This video shows the Elzone II 5390 Particle Size Analyzer from Micromeritics.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on the plastic films using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows Tim Stratton from Thermo Scientific discussing about new software innovations that take structural ID and mass spec analysis to the next level.
This video shows how to get easy multiplex molecular interactions investigations with the help of OpenPlex from Horiba Scientific.
This video shows Thermo Scientific’s electronic pipetting system. The E1-ClipTip™ pipette ensures secure tip attachment with the efficiency of electronic pipetting action. It utilizes snap and lip tip fitting technology.
This video shows the installation of an Instron extensometer onto a metal specimen within a high-temperature furnace.
Demonstration of an automatic materials testing machine designed for use with composite materials from Zwick. The system consists of a sample magazine, sample measuring system, temperature chamber, robotic sample loader and testing machine. All that is needed is for an operator to load the samples into the magazine and to enter information into the computer interface. The robotic test system takes care of the rest. It even disposes of spent test specimens and regularly cleans the machine.
In this video Tom McNutly, Vice President & General Manager from Rigaku talks about the Miniflex 600 benchtop XRD instrument at Pittcon 2013.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S8 DRAGON XRF Spectrometer.
The Bruker AXS Tracer Turbo SD, incorporating the silicon drift detector is demonstrated. It can analyze both ferrous alloys and light alloys, with this demomstration including a stainless steel and aluminium aloy. The instrument is suited to metals analysis, such as scrap metal sorting.
This video shows the ProTear Tear Tester from Thwing Albert. The Tear Tester offers the convenience of a user-friendly instrument that gives more information quicker and easier than other devices.
This video shows the testing of opening and closing torque of lipsticks using the Mecmesin Vortex-i computer-controlled torque testing system.
This video shows the features of the ASPEX Rx foreign particle analyzer for characterization of particles of pharmaceutical products. The ASPEX Rx is a "dedicated interface" product exclusively designed for the automated detection, counting, and characterization of sub-micron particulate material in the pharmaceutical industry. Developed in conjunction with one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, it represents the only integrated solution for microcontamination quality control on the pharmaceutical production floor.
This video shows Mecmesin’s Advanced Force Gauge (AFG) that offers a cost-effective solution to tension and compression measurement problems encountered in industry today.
This video taken on the third floor lab at the University of Wisconsin shows the images of AFM probe under normal environmental conditions such as using a Herzan TS-150 vibration isolation solution, using an optical table and without vibration isolation.
This video shows Mary Blackburn, TSQ Product Manager, discussing the latest innovations in the Thermo Scientific TSQ Quantiva and TSQ Endura triple-stage quadrupole mass spectrometers.
In this video Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy Thermo Scientific talks about the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR.
This video shows the working principle for the ElvaX XRF Spectrometer from ElvaTech. This XRF analyzer is a desktop energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence EDXRF analyzer spectrometer, which does not require liquid nitrogen cooling for storage and use.
This video shows the new nitrogen jet, Cryojet5 for X-ray crystallography from Oxford Instruments. The Cryojet5 is a cryogenic device and the nitrogen flow is generated using a simple heating element in the base of its leg.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the nitric acid.
This video illustrates the tensile strength testing of a consumer-grade rope carried out using the Admet's eXpert 7603 universal testing machine.
This video demonstrates an impact test performed using Instron’s Dynatup mini-tower impact test machine on a light bulb.
Dave Depasquale from Waters introduces us to their UPSFC system that utilizes supercritical fluid chromatography technology which builds on their well established UPLC technology. In doing so he shows us the various components to the system and their functions and outlines the advantages of the SFC technology over more conventional liquid chromatography technology.
This video shows the world’s first Dionex ICS-5000 capillary HPIC (high-pressure ion chromatography) system. The reagent-free HPIC system has the ability to do high resolution and fast IC analysis.
Palm-sized testers for tension, compression and bend testing. Equipped with a powerful digital closed-loop controller, ADMET's Micro EP is a mini tester that can also adapt to many microscope stages. Micro EP models are available with force capacities to 5kN (1,125 Lb), optional crosshead strokes, testing speeds, thermoelectric heaters and coolers.
This video from Admet shows the test conducted on a small shock absorber by eXpert 5603. The MTESTQuattro testing software is used to display the results.
This video shows Apex S Quick Change System from Buehler. It offers consistent hold, efficient change over and improved productivity when applying and removing abrasive surfaces.
This video demonstrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 fatigue testing system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system performs the Constant Force Pounding test on a sample of urethane foam.
This video is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses the special requirements of the academia market.
Jorge Riveras tells about the SpectroLNF Q200, laserNet fines system manufactured by Lockheed Martin and distributed exclusively by Spectro Inc. The SpectroLNF Q200 characterizes wear particles in lubricants such as engine oils, hydraulic fluids and diesel oils. The system images particles and then classifies them by size and shape so that the type of wear taking place cen be identified so that preventative maintenance can be prescribed.
This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.
I-V curve tracing for diode using the Agilent U2723A SMU
This video shows the business history of AIXTRON, located in Herzogenrath, Germany. The company provides deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry and its solutions are used globally to develop innovative components for opto-electronic and electronic applications.
PANalytical's Brian Litteer takes us for a tour of their brand new XPert Pro MPD (multi purpose diffractometer) or x-ray diffraction (XRD) system that is suited to industrial and academic materials analysis applications.
In this video, Thermo Scientific introduces portable, compact and battery-powered sample collection and preparation tools. These tools provide a complete lab-to-field solution for on-site XRF analysis in exploration and mining.
This video shows the working principle of Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with EVOQ technology from Bruker.
As consumers requires faster gadgets and instruments there is a need for more smaller faster chips. Lithography is the key to making chips smaller. A new technology called Immersion is making more powerful semiconductor chips using water in the production process. 8 million wafers has being produced by this method since 2008. Watch and find out how !!
This video illustrates how microrheology measurements of proteins and polymers are taken on the Zetasizer Nano ZSP with advanced software from Malvern Instruments.
This video shows N6466A MOST compliance testing using Agilent Oscilloscope. Agilent’s MOST compliance application will help to validate physical layer compliance quickly and easily without having to be an expert.
A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile testing on ElastiTag using eXpert 7600.
This video introduces the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories by demonstrating a typical test on a silicon wafer. The video shows actual use of the software and the instrument.
This video shows the interview of Meredith Conoley on Game changing Systems in EVOQ from Bruker.
This video shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit in QImaging camera.
This video shows the EVOQ triple quadrupole mass spectrometer from Bruker. This EVOQ triple quadrupole for liquid chromatography (LC-TQ) is designed to quantify real samples in the fastest sample-to-report time possible.
This video illustrates an adhesive peel strength test performed on an Instron universal testing machine equipped with 90° peel fixture.
In this video Lake Shore Engineer Adam Porsch demonstrates few extreme test performed during the product development to ensure safety and quality.
This video demonstrates how to set up the QImaging camera in Linksys32 software from Linkam.
MTESTQuattro® by ADMET is a versatile easy to use PC based solution for mechanical testing of materials, components and products. The flexible interface provides connectivity to electromechanical and servo hydraulic testing systems. It can also be used to retrofit/upgrade virtually any manufactures testing machine regardless of age or machine type.
This video shows testing of release torque in golf shoe cleats using Vortex-i computer controlled torque testing system from Mecmesin.
This video shows Vidisco’s newly developed automatic software process for performing accurate Wall Thickness Measurement with ease using Digital Radiography.
This video illustrates the Izod impact strength testing of plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.
This video shows HyPix-3000 2D hybrid pixel array detector from Rigaku. This next-generation semiconductor detector is designed to carry out diffraction studies.
A video by ADMET introducing pneumatic grips. Pneumatic grips are available as either wedge or vise types. They allow for rapid sample changes and constant clamping force. Plastics, metals, fabrics, films, ceramics, and many other types of samples can be held in a pneumatic grip.
This video shows the demonstration of ASTM F1306 puncture testing by AdMet Test Systems.
This video shows the multiple stage positions by Metamorph software in QImaging Camera.
This video compares the working of InfiniiVision 2000 and Danaher Tektronix DPO 2000 oscilloscopes from Agilent.
This video demonstrates the custom friction welding process of dissimilar materials by American Friction Welding (AFW). The ISO 9001:2008 certified company offers a fully automated friction welding system and a large and unique shaped component friction welds.
This video shows the operation of QImaging Retiga 4000R CCD camera inside the Olympus CellSens software. This gives excellent quality large field of images.
This video shows OmniMet from Buehler, which delivers powerful image analysis possibilities combined with flexible database functionality.
This video illustrates how to use Kinetics (Dynamics Center) to analyse NMR reaction monitoring data from Bruker.
Bill Flecky and Andrey Krayev from AIST-NT show us how easy the SmartSPM is to use. It is able to perform scans very quickly, and in the space of just a few minutes we see them set up the instrument and take a series of measurements.
An introduction to the Handheld XRF Analyzer - this model offers portability and no size limits.
This video shows the award winning photograph of whole mouse brain in 3D reconstruction in Imaris category, which was taken by Jamie Kasuboski.
Thwing-Albert, a leading manufacturer of materials testing equipment have launched a new web site. This short video takes you for a guided tour of the site and shows you just how easy it is to find the instruments that are relevent to you and to contact Thwing-Albert for more information or to request a quote.
Maarten van Andel from PANalytical shows us the SST-mAX50, the world's most advanced x-ray tubes which are used in instruments like the AXIOS XRF. They incorporate 2 key features, the no drift zeta technology and the chi-blue corrosion protection coating.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on a composite laminate specimen using strain gauges from Instron.
This video shows the product description of Talyrond 450 from Taylor Hobson.
This demonstration shows how to perform Rockwell Hardness tests on components of a Mauser rifle and how these tests are used in the quality control and restoration of firearms.
This video presentation describes the features and applications of the Elzone II 5390 particle size analyzer from Micromeritics.
Zwick servo-hydraulic testing machine at university RWTH Aachen (Germany). Fmax 5000 kN (static) and Fmax 4000 kN (dynamic) for tensile, compression and bend tests on civil-engineering components. One of the biggest testing machines in the world!
This video outlines the configuration and uses of the RGB slider module from QImaging.
This video introduces the Morphologi G3-ID particle characterisation system from Malvern Instruments.
This video shows an easy one page experimental setup for running a DLS (dynamic light scattering) experiment using Avid Nano i-Size 2.0.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on the safety glasses using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows the Sentinal awards for the year 2011 conducted by Addmaster, the additives company.
This video shows the testing of single-use hypodermic syringes using Instron syringe test fixture to meet the test requirements of ISO 7886-1 Annex G.
This short video from Semicro describes their PATTI (Pneumatic Adhesion Tensile Testing Instruments) range. These instruments are the most accurate adhesion testers on the market.
In this video Robert Jacox, Consumable Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the extremely sharp and durable microtome blades for tissue processing.
Take a quick video tour of the OmegaScope AFM-Raman from AIST-NT. The OmegaScope is based on AIST-NT's Smart-SPM, and features either single or 3 laser Raman capabilities and an objective lens up to 100x magnification.
This video shows the short span and edge crush tests from Zwick Roell being carried out on a paper and a corrugated card board. The tests are performed as per the guidance provided in ISO 9895 / DIN 54518, DIN EN ISO 3037 standards.
Demonstration of a tensile strength and elongation test on rubber, elastomers and silicones using an Admet universal testing machine, according to ASTM D412.
In this video Nick Santiago from Thermo Scientific talks about the Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD aerosol detector.
A video by ADMET showcasing popular testing standard for those needing to determine the breaking strength and elongation of woven, nonwoven, and felted fabrics and textiles.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A2.
Charging is a common phenomenon when analysing non-conductive materials in a scanning electron microscope. The FEI Phenom personal electron microscope has been optimised to minimise the effects of charging produce the best possible images with minimal operator intervention.
Nikolay Novozhilov from NT-MDT takes us for a tour of their SOLVER NEXT AFM/SPM. he shows us how easy it is to change from AFM to SPM, as well as demonstrating the software control system and how easy it is to scan a sample.
This video demonstrates the Focus-Variation technique from Alicona. The Focus-Variation is an area based technique for 3D surface measurement in highest vertical resolution.
In this video Tom McNutly, Vice President & General Manager from Rigaku talks about the Miniflex 600 benchtop XRD instrument at Pittcon 2013.
This video briefly describes the results that can be obtained using a simultaneous TGA/DSC (thermogravimetric analysis and differential scanning calorimeter) and how they can be used in tandem for detailed materials analysis. They go on further to explain the importance of instrument design using the TA Instruments Q600 SDT as an example.
A video clip showing how a remote senor is made to test mechanical stress on a helicopter rotor component. This remote sensor is wireless, transmits without a power source with an embedded strain gauge measurement chip and a piezoelectric device allowing the measurement of the loads on the rotor component. As these components are designed for use miltary helicopters, they were designed to tell designers about the different stress levels encountered during aggressive manoevres. Read More

This video shows the eXpert 5952 testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
From the Archives: The TC-30 was C-Therm's (formerly Mathis Instruments) second generation of thermal conductivity instrumentation which was eventually replaced with the TCi's modified transient plane source technique.
This short video details how inXitu have used funding from NASA and other government bodies to develop innovative x-ray diffraction (XRD) technologies for the analysis of materials both terrestrial and extra-terrestrial.
This video provides a demonstration of the Skyray EDX Pocket III handheld XRF spectrometer. In this example, they test a cell phone casing to see if it complies with RoHS, hazardous materials requirements.
This video demonstrates the in-situ reaction monitoring by MB3000 FT-IR laboratory analyzer from ABB.
At the heart of the Anton Paar MCR rheometers is an electrically commutated synchronous motor which stes standards in efficiency and accuracy. This technology allows the precise measurement of delicate samples. The principle of operation of the EC synchronous motor is explained, as is the importance of a high resolution optical encoder which measures tiny deflections.These combine to give a high sensitivity rheometer.
This video from Imina Technologies illustrates the positioning of an optical fiber with a miBot micromanipulator over an LED that is electrically contacted by two other miBots.
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications from Thermo Scientific, talking about the Chromeleon eWorkflow framework from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows Tim Stratton, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Scientific, talking about the advanced capabilities of the new Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer.
This video shows the cleaning process of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills are high-performance instruments characterised by reliability, speed and ease of use.
In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific explains the benefits of SOLA SPE (solid phase extraction) cartridges for highly reproducible and high-throughput analysis.
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific runs a demonstration, showing how quickly the Niton XL2 handheld XRF analyzer can be used to determine the composition of stainless steel samples.
This video shows torsion testing on Luer Lock fittings from Zwick. Torsion testing machines are utilized in almost all branches of industry to carry out rotary angle measurements on materials and components over a defined torque range.
If you are involved with the analysis of particles, powders, materials or pharmaceuticals, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is a revolution in scanning electron microscopy. It provides simple sample loading, immediate imaging and features automated image control. With rapid imaging, compact benchtop size, practical operation and affordable price, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is a must for your lab.
The 8500 FE-SEM from Agilent Technologies is the first dedicated benchtop field emission SEM on the market. It features a unique lens fabricated using MEMS technology.
In this video, Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the 3Flex surface characterization analyzer.
This video shows how to confirm cone plate gap setting and calibration of R/S Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering.
This video shows the award winning photograph of oscillating microtubule bundles in physical science category, which was taken by Stephen DeCamp.
One of many examples of how C-Therm's (formerly Mathis Instruments) innovative sensor technology is put to use. Video animation of beta prototype system for thermal effusivity online measurement of powder processing in application of endpoint determination in powder blending (homogeneity).
This video shows the MB3600-CH10, a FT-NIR analyzer for oleochemicals applications from ABB.
The MiniRam III from B&W Tek is a compact, portable Raman spectrometer with in-built power supply, computing power and touch screen interface. Robert Chimenti points out the main features and runs a demonstration, which shows how fast the instrument is to use.
This video is about Thermo Scientific Niton XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer testimonial by VFM (Vegas Fastener Manufacturing).
This is the first time the PANalytical Epsilon 3XL benchtop XRF has been shown as it was only released in January 2011. The Epsilon 3XL can perform elemental analysis down to Fluorine. It is suited to lower throughput applications like production control applications, but is capable of producing results comparable to larger more expensive floor standing XRF units.
Peter LaPuma from Bruker AXS takes us for a tour of the new flag ship D8 Discover X-Ray Diffractometer (XRD). One of the key features to this XRD is the easy exchange optics that can be swapped in just seconds and any change is both auto-detected by the system and is self aligning, requiring no special tools to do so. This allows rapid swapping of configurations.
Jeremy Warren Nanosight Zetasight instrument which offers an alternative method for determination of zeta potential to DLS. It differs from DLS in that it is able to measure zeta potential on a particle by particle basis so that it can determine the effect of particle size on zeta potential. As the Zetasight is a bolt on addition to the NS500, it is also able to measure the particle size of nanoparticles and produce particle size distribution data.
Ola Modinger from Nanosurf gives us and introduction to the their easyScan2 FlexAFM that was released at the 2008 MRS Fall Meeting, where this interview was recorded. We then get a demonstration of how easy this instrument is to operate.
This video from Instron illustrates a Rockwell hardness test performed on a metal using a Rockwell Hardness Tester. Wilson Hardness is the originator of the Rockwell Hardness Tester.
This video shows how InfiniteFocus from Alicona is used for components of micro manufacturing.
We are introduced to Park Systems new XE-100 series general purpose AFMs. Dr. Sang-il Park explains how the use of a x-y scanner and decoupled z scanner produces very flat scans and how their system can operate in a true non-contact mode to produce accurate, high resolution images, with excellent reproducibility. As well as topographical information, the XE-100 series AFMs can also measure electrical, magnetic, mechanical and optical properties of materials.
This video shows the DSC 214 Polyma differential scanning calorimeter from Netzsch.
This video shows the ABB MB3600-CH20, which is a FT-NIR chemical analyzer designed for Ethoxylates, Polyols, Urethanes, Glycols and related chemicals.
This video shows the start measurements by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a 3D representation of reconstructed Multiview recordings of a Drosophila embryo expressing fluorescently tagged BAC clone (GFP).
This video shows the Gaspace Advance headspace analyzer from Systech Illinois.
This video shows Impressions testXpo 2012, the 21st premium forum for materials testing from Zwick. The expo attracted 1.800 visitors from over 50 countries and more than 30 co-exhibitors participated in it.
This video shows how the 3D characterization instrument from Alicona is used in the Optical surface metrology measurements.
This video shows the functioning of Shimadzu’s DSES-1000 long-travel extensometer that has been designed to measure soft materials.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation and configuration of Metamorph software in Princeton Instruments Pro-EM.
Brad Dodrill from Lake Shore Cryotronics shows us through one of their cryogenic micromanipulator probe stations. These are used to characterize electronic and magneto transport properties of materials such as semiconductor wafers.
In this video Prof. Jerker Widengren, from Royal Institute of Technology discusses the advantages of using Cobolt lasers for research.
This video shows TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker. It is fast, simple and more secure.
This video shows TRIDION-9, the smallest GC-TMS system available in the market.
This video shows the M-series Laser Marking Machines from FOBA. The compact manual laser workstation FOBA M-series has been designed for the high-quality laser marking of small parts, medium sized components and work pieces and batches.
Aspex Corp's Tim Drake takes a few minutes to point out the the key features of their Personal Scanning Electron Microscope, PSEM eXplorer, which is an integrated SEM/EDX system designed for rapid automated particle analysis. Some of the main features include large sample chamber and silicon drift detector.
This video shows the InnuPure C16 magnetic particle based extraction system from Analytik Jena.
This video is about the participation of Instron company at the 28th Elmia Subcontractor fair which was held during November 2011.
The NHT2 Nanoindentation tester from CSM Instruments combines a nanoindenter and AFM in one compact, affordable, easy to use desktop unit. This version has been re-designed and now features liquid compatibility, a wider load range and multi sample capability. The use of two video cameras, proving a side view and a top view of the sample eliminate the need for an optical microscope.
This video demonstrates the functioning of a rugged, handheld, lightweight Raman system, the TruScan from Ahura Scientific, a unit of Thermo Fisher Scientific. This system can be used for the identification of counterfeit drugs and raw material verification in pharmaceutical industries.
Bill Henderson from Leica shows us the DCM 3D surface metrology tool. The system features a confocal microscope and interferometer and features LED illumination and CCD detector.
Admet GP-0.2T pneumatic tensile grips. These grips provide rapid sample changing and constant clamping force.
This video briefly explains how to set and change passwords in DV2T viscometer and DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows WT1800 high performance power analyzer, the latest addition to Yokogawa’s test and measurement digital power analyzer product line.
This video shows the new Zetasizer NanoSampler from Malvern instruments. It is a compact, versatile and fully automated sample delivery system that allows precise and reproducible loading of samples into the Zetasizer Nano system
This video from Carl Zeiss shows the benefits of using the first light sheet microscope system designed to capture fluorescently labeled live embryos.
This video shows the flexural test performed by TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video shows ABB MB3600-HP10, a high-performance FT-NIR laboratory analyzer designed and configured for standard hydrocarbon analysis.
The FRT MicroProf 200 with integrated marking system is a custom high precision metrology system with a 200x200mm stage for the investigation of semiconductor wafer surfaces.
This video Zwick shows how to determine the burst strength of tissue products as per EN ISO 12625-9 standards.
Dan Walsh from Spectro Inc shows us the main features and demonstrates just how fast and easy the Spectro VISC Q3000 portable kinematic viscometer is to use. It is extremely small and can be easily taken on-site to provide on the spot viscosity readings, producing results in a matter of seconds.
This video shows a powerful, reliable automation for the new Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.
This video shows the 22nd Forum for Materials Testing testXpo 2013 conducted by Zwick at Ulm, Germany.
This video shows the measurement of the relationship between the electrons and grey scale value from Photometrics.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of chips.
This video shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.
Automated sample handling for microscopy. Märzhäuser Slide Express is an innovative system for automated handling of slides and samples.
This video shows how to configure the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter according to individual users' preference.
Ever been asked what materials science is? If so, just send people to this apage for the answer. An interesting compilation put together by the staff and students at the Department of Materials Science at UNSW.
This video shows the usage of Agilent InfiniiVision 2000 X-Series in the lab.
This video shows overview of Mecmesin's compact force gauge+. This battery powered, hand held digital force gauge is used for elementary measurement in tension or compression.
The Rigaku Micro-Z ULS wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) instrument is designed for ultra-low level sulfur analysis in diesel, petrol (gasoline) and other fuels.
This video compares the working of the Agilent InfiniiVision 3000 X-Series oscilloscopes with Tektronix MSO/DPO 3000 series.
A tutorial video showing how to get started with your new Ocean Optics spectrometer. The video shows how to get started with the unique software SpectraSuite for your spectromet
Martin Thomas from Quantachrome tells us about their new Porometer 3G capillary liquid expulsion porometer that is on show for the first time at Pittcon. The Porometer 3G can measure the pore size and quantity of sheet-like materials like filters and battery separators. This is done by measuring gas flow through the sample, as the applied pressure is changed.
This video shows the silicon-based microelectronics with micromachining technology (MEMS) from Oxford Instruments.
The ABB MB3600-HP10 is a high performance laboratory FT-NIR analyzer for hydrocarbon applications. This analyzer is pre-calibrated for blended gasoline, diesel, reformate and naphtha
This video shows how to setup a COF fixture for a EJA vantage UTM from Thwing Albert.
A F1 Nose Impact Test at the opening of the Cranfield Impact Centre with Sir Jackie Stewart O.B.E., Brian O'Rourke and the Williams F1 Team.
This video features an interview with Dafydd Milton, Product Manager – LC & LC/MS Columns at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, shows how to measure T1 and T2 relaxation. There are two types of relaxation spin relaxation and longitudinal relaxation.
This video shows Bowman Stor R&D Department, which is constant developing new filtration and absorbent materials for customers.
This video shows the Winfluor software and how to set up with a Photometrics Evolve EMCCD camera.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin Orbis digital torque tester.
This five-minute video demonstrates how Brookfield’s PFT Powder Flow Tester can benefit manufacturers who process powders daily and helps to reduce downtime and expense that can occur during the process.
This video shows the new LFA 467 HyperFlash light flash apparatus from Netzsch.
Jason Sanchez from Malvern Instruments tells us about the Viscotek Size exclusion gas chromatography system which is suited to all types of polymers, proteins, biopolymers etc.
In this video Dr. Shing Ho, Mark van der Woerd and Crystal Vander Zanden from Colorado State University talk about the benefits of Compact HomeLab for protein X-ray diffraction data collection from Rigaku.
In this video Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the halogens in nitric acid.
This video shows the metal hardness tester, Equostat 3 from Proceq. The Equostat 3 was developed for accurate, rapid and reproducible metal hardness testing.
This video shows the first episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on emission spectroscopy.
This video demonstrates a puncture strength test on a dual-column universal testing machine like tensile / compression tester from ADMETTestSystems. This test is conducted to determine the puncture resistance of any material such as textiles, elastomers, films, etc.
This video shows Mecmesin’s Vortex-XT, a simple-to-use, torque testing system that is specifically designed to improve production line and reduce waste and associated costs.
In this video Matthew Cassap, ICP Project Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces iCap 7000 Series ICP-OES trace elemental analyzer.
This educational video series from B&W Tek illustrates the working of absorption spectroscopy.
Mike Gilley from Micromeritics shows us the Gemini VII tat is being shown at Pittcon 2009 for the first time. The Gemini VII is a surface area and porosity measurement instrument.
One method to measure the tack force / strength of an adhesive is to perform the "Loop Tack" test method described in specification ASTM D6195. The adhesives tested with this test are typically pressure sensitive adhesives (PSA) applied to films, labels, tapes, and stickers where the initial tack force is an important characteristic of the product. The specification describes two ways to perform the test. One method (Method B) uses a single purpose machine.
This video shows Swirl Test using SILEXA filtration media from Bowman.
Absorbance Spectrophotometry is a versatile technique that can be used as both a qualitative or quantitative tool for chemical substance measurement. This video demonstrate how to use absorbance spectrophotometry as a qualitative tool.
Interview with Bill Becker, Industry Manager Aerospace, Zwick USA at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses trends in aerospace testing.
The video shows the application of Minstrel DT UV from Rigaku. This system is an ultraviolet and visible crystal imaging and protein crystal monitoring system. It simplifies the inspection and management of experimental plates.
This video shows changing of taps in EASYHEAT from Ambrell. The EASY is switched on and the main menu appears.
This video shows the features and general handling of NaioAFM from Nanosurf.
Hiden Analytical's Mark Buckley explains the operation and capabilities of the Hiden EQP mass spectrometer which is used for plasma characterisation. It is typically used by process development engineers and research technicians to optimise plasma conditions for the manufacture and fabrication of new and novel devices.
This video shows Zwick Roell’s three-point flexure test on sandwich paper material. The three-point flexure tests are usually carried out using Zwick’s 5 kN tensile testing machine.
Bob Burton gives us a demonstration of how easy to use the Spectro Midex Micro X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer is to use.
This video features an interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Curt Marcott from Light Light Solutions tells us about his experiences characterizing materials using the NanoIR from Anasys Instruments. In particular he was excited by the fact that the technique combines AFM and IR spectroscopy, and has spatial resolution an order of magnitude better than conventional IR, which means you can characterize various features of a sample, or even analyze compositional differences across an interface.
Marshall Bates and Andrey Krayev from AIST-NT demonstrate the ease of use of the AIST SmartSPM/AFM. From loading a sample to starting to take measurements can be completed in 1-2 minutes, at atomic resolutions
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer.
This video shows the introduction of CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers from AMETEK.
This video shows that Rigaku was one of the sponsors of opening ceremony of the Year of Crystallography 2014.
The ASPEX Metal Quality Analyzer (MQA) has for years, been at the forefront of inclusion analysis in investigative work to determine castability issues and improve product quality. The control of inclusions relies on accurate knowledge about the phase changes and compositional relation of them under various chemical and thermal conditions during processing. Given the direct link between the inclusion content and steel production process, manufacturers of steel demand an analyzer that can operate under adverse conditions.
This video shows the intelligent transportation system from FLIR. The thermal imaging cameras of intelligent transportation system are used to monitor and manage traffic streams.
Fred Mazzeo introduces us to the Kinexus Rheometer from Malvern Instruments which is suited to applications such as paints, coatings and polymers. The Kinexus takes rheometry to the next level.
This video shows how Thermo Scientific connects all the fields together and thus makes the customers to live a healthier, cleaner and safer life.
Hardness testing is the most commonly applied inspection methods. Proceq NDT introduce a short video on the Equotip Piccolo, themost widely used portable metal hardness tester. The video discusses the different parts and functions to the portable metal hardness tester by Proceq NDT.
In this video Ambrellinduction is heating the tube to the fitting for soldering application.
This video demonstrates creep testing using the closed loop force feedback capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories.
This video shows TX-1000 4 x 100mL Swinging Bucket Rotor from Thermo Scientificwhich provides busy labs with high throughput requirements for centrifugation.
This video shows Marta Zlatic, Ph.D. discussing her neurobiological research of larval behavior with respect to brain activity.
This video shows the DMA 35 portable density meter designed by Anton Paar. The instrument is use-friendly and can be used to calculate the concentration and density of samples.
Custom Automatic Brinell Tester with depth & optical measurement and automatic surface preparation. With in-line process control, hardness testers can be incorporated into the manufacturing line and the measured data are used to directly control the heat treatment process. Four-cylinder aluminum engine blocks are transported directly from the heat treatment process to a Brinell hardness tester. The blocks are surface prepped and measured according to the ASTM-E-103 Rapid Indentation method. An optical reader could alternatively be used to measure the impressions to conform to the ASTM-E-10 specification.
This video shows the use of Ambrell’s RF induction heating equipment in Coca-Cola Enterprises.
This short video from Zwick demonstrates how material testing machines are applicable to the real world and illustrates to lay person the types of mechanical testing that are undertaken on common items that we come into contact with.
This video shows the eXpert 1911 servo hydraulic testing machine from ADMET.
This video shows some examples of Brookfield CT3 Texture Analyzer applications for specific cosmetic and pharmaceutical samples. A vast array of fixtures and probes make the CT3 Texture Analyzer a flexible instrument that can accommodate a variety of samples and testing needs.
This short video demonstrates how the clamping feature on the Tru-Blue II hardness tester from United Testing can be used in place of the anvil to make hardness measurements on large test pieces. In this short time a the operator is able to make a measurement demonstrating how easy and quick the Tru-Blue II hardness tester is to use.
This is the introduction video of the EVOQ Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer from Bruker at IMSC in Kyoto Japan.
This video shows the operation of the BLC-20 isocratic high pressure liquid chromatograph (HPLC) with viable UV/visible detector and PeakSimple software by Buck Scientific.
The Bruker ContourGT-X8 is their top of the line optical profiler. It uses technology that has been developed and refined to create 3-dimensional maps of sample surfaces.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the light sheet microscope system captures the complete development of a Drosophila melanogaster embryo with reduced light exposure, imaging the whole embryo volume within minutes.
This video demonstrates the identification of counterfeit medicine by Epsilon 3 available from PANalytical.
This video demonstrates the ISO 37 elastomer tensile strength and elongation test from ADMETestSystems. This test method is used for determining the tensile properties of the elastomers.
This video shows the Ink Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering. The Ink Viscometer is a Waterbase Viscometer designed for the printing market.
This video by ADMET shows a concrete compression test performed according to ASTM C469 - Standard Test Method for Static Modulus of Elasticity and Poisson's Ratio of Concrete in Compression.
This video shows the non-destructive testing (NDT) of medical injection vials with Zwick materials testing machine. The non-destructive compression-test kit can determine the residual seal force (seal integrity) of aluminium flanged caps.
This video demonstrates a geotextile puncture fixture available from Thwing-Albert. The fixture meets the standard test method, ASTM D6241. Using a 50nm probe, the static puncture strength of geotextiles and geotextile-related products can be monitored.
This video demonstrates the ET 02 Gehman Tester from Elastocon. The relative stiffness characteristics of vulcanized or thermoplastic rubbers are determined by this tester.
This video illustrates the automated tensile, tear, and t-peel testing of thin films and flexible materials using Instron Carousel Automated Feeding System.
Zwick Roiell video on Tensile tests on metals with Makroxtens
This video shows the demonstration of Empyrean from PANalytical at Pittcon 2010. PANalytical obtain a new standard for a multipurpose diffractometer with the Empyrean.
This video shows the Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss Microscopy.
In this video Katherine Bakeev, from B&W Tek talks about Portable Raman Spectrometer.
A video demonstrating how the atomic force microscope (AFM) works and how the AFM is use to to look closer into the structures of nanomaterials.
Standardless XRF analysis using the Omnian/MiniPal4 portable x-ray fluorescence analyzer from PANalytical.
This detailed video takes us for a tour of the Spectro-Visc kinematic temperature bath viscometer by Spectro Inc. The Spectro-Visc is used to characterize lubricant viscosity between 20-100°C. This stand alone instrument has been designed with ease of use, rapid measurements and low maintenance in mind.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a live imaging of the marine amphipod Parhyale hawaiensis.
This video shows Hidex’s new automatic gamma counter specifically designed to suit the requirements of modern laboratories.
This video illustrates about the global supplier of optical 3D surface measurement solutions, Alicona.
This video shows the XRF Analyzer from Olympus, which is used to study the shipwrecks. Dr. Raymond Hayes found a quick, non-destructive method to analyze them - Handheld XRF.
This video demonstrates how to heat with the EASYHEAT small induction heating system from Ambrell. This heating system works with a wide variety of coil shapes, inductance values, part sizes, and part materials to efficiently deliver heat to the parts.
Bryan Kyte from Alicona demonstrates the InfiniteFocus SL surface characterization system.
This video demonstrates a peel testing of foil-sealed wine glass using Mecmesin's MultiTest 1-i testing stand. The testing stand measures the amount of force needed to remove the foil lids from pre-filled wine glasses.
This video shows the Insitec online particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments. Insitec is designed to withstand the rigors of the process environment.
This video shows TSQ Product Manager, Mary Blackburn, discussing two new triple quad products, the Thermo Scientific TSQ Endura and the TSQ Quantiva triple-stage quadrupole mass spectrometers.
This video shows the U1273AX handheld digital multimeter from Agilent Technologies. The U1273AX is an OLED handheld digital multimeter (DMM) capable of operating down to -40°C. It delivers immediate and accurate results, even in frigid conditions.
This video provides an insight in to Zwick Roell’s testing systems. Zwick is a leading manufacturer of static and dynamic materials testing systems across the globe.
A video demonstrating how nanotechnoloyg is revolutionising the future of medical detection. The development and advacnement of nanoscale detection sensorssa are giving scientists the ability to detect cancer and other diseases at its early stages. This video shows the development of two such sensors made only possible by embracing micro and nanotechnology.
This video shows some examples of Brookfield CT3 Texture Analyzer applications for specific food samples. The flexible CT3 Texture Analyzer can accommodate a variety of samples and testing needs with the help of fixtures and probes.
This video shows Zetasizer Nano ZSP, a high-performance system in the Zetasizer range from Malvern Instruments.
This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with single QImaging camera.
This video shows the technology that lays behind the nano isothermal calorimetersfrom TA Instruments. It is designed to perform high-sensitivity analyses on nanomolar quantities of bio-molecule.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of pudding.
The Clemex CMT is an automated microhardness testing machine that can operate in Vickers or Knoop testing modes. Operation can be fully automatic thanks to PC control and image analysis software.
This video shows Robert Chimenti , Marketing Manager at B&W Tek, discussing the benefits of the i-Raman Plus at MRS Fall 2012.
This video shows the employees share their experiences of working at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Last part of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
Del Redfern from Oxford Instruments shows us their X-MAX silicon drift detector, the world's largest area silicon drift detector (SDD). The X-MAX is suited to almost all SEMs and most TEMs and produces the best performance for a SDD with resolution down to 124eV for Manganese and less than 50eV for Carbon. The X-MAX also features high speed analysis, leading to high throughput and excellent data integrity.
This video shows the corporate profile of Avantes. It is the leading company in fiber optic measurement and applications.
An interesting video by Ocean Optics on the story behind the invention and usage of the all new Jaz spectrometer. An the amazing reward program from Ocean Optics for your old spectrometer.
This video shows the remote control with display from Zwick Roell. It can be operated with one hand and is used as an operating panel.
Near field optical microscopy using AFM in combination with laser to produce high resolution images at the nanoscale on samples ranging from quantum dots to biological samples. The focus is on imaging various biological systems.
Sean Gasparovic shows us the Keyence VHX-1000 fully integrated digital microscope system. It includes an optical system designed specifically to work with a CCD, with magnification from 0.1X to 5000X
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer by performing a calibration check.
This video gives a demonstration of Aqualog from Horiba. It generates Excitation-Emission Matrices (EEMs) for CDOM (Coloured Dissolved Organic Matter) in a fast and simple process.
The alpha 300R Plus from WITec is a confocal Raman microscope with two scanning systems, a coarse motorized stage for large areas and a piezo stage for fine, sub nanometer adjustments. It is capable of producing 3 dimensional optical and chemical information and features optical components that are all coupled by optical fibres. It is also able to have an AFM added to increase its resolution to the sub-nanometer level.
Video demonstration by C-Therm showcasing TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer.
This video shows Nick Santiago, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, discussing the Thermo Scientific Dionex Corona Veo Charged Aerosol Detector that provides enhanced sensitivity for analyzing HPLC/UHPLC compatibility, semivolatile compounds, and a wide flow-rate range in a universal detector.
This video shows how to change the measurements units such as temperature, viscosity, torque, speed etc in the DV2T viscometer and DV3T rheometer from Brookfield.
See the C-Therm ESP (Effusivity Sensor Package) operating on a ServoLift Tumble Blender as a PAT tool for the pharmaceutical and powder-processing industries. C-Therm offers a range of applications in Process Analytical Technology for the endpoint determination in blending, lubrication, moisture content (powder drying), granulation and roller compaction.
This video shows the rapid scanning of Celgard sample using the Cypher AFM from Asylum Research.
This video demonstrates the functioning of the Fully Automatic Rubber Tensile Testing System from Shimadzu.
In this video Alex Bailes, Project Manger from Agilent Technologies Inc. introduces compliance testing support for N5392B Energy-Efficient Ethernet (EEE) standards used in networking applications.
This video shows the keys and instrument controls of Brookfield DV-II+PRO Digital Viscometer. It shows what each key on the viscometer is for as well as how to toggle between them.
In this video Supriyo Gosh, Product and Application Manager form Bruker describes the application of Minispec MQ10.
This video shows the working of automatic ZNO 2010 notch milling machine from Zwick.
In this video Andreea Trache, Ph.D., Assistant Professor at Texas A&M Health Science Center discusses TIRF, FSD confocal microscopy and simultaneous atomic force microscopy for live cell mechanotransduction studies.
In this video Dimitri Malsam, Business Development Pulse Pattern Generators from Agilent talks about the Coupling of channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals.
This video shows functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750. It is suitable for material properties of contoured or flat surfaces and finished products.
This video demonstrates the operation of DS7800 density meter from Krüss. The DS7800 has a bright touchscreen display with intuitive operation in 6 languages.
This video shows Priya Rangaraj, Western blotting expert, discussing about the entire Western blotting workflow solutions from Thermo Scientific, starting from pre-cast protein gels to the myECL imaging system.
This video shows PepFinder Software from Thermo Scientific. The software provides perfect identification, in-depth characterization and relative quantitation of biotherapeutic proteins.