Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos

Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos
This video shows the plastic tensile test performed using Instron 5569 system along with advanced video extensometer and Bluehill 2 software on a plastic specimen.
This video shows the demonstration of ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine by ADMET founder and CEO Richard Gedney.
This video shows how Ambrell EASYHEAT induction heating systems are used for soldering a reducer assembly, a fuel pump assembly, pipes, etc.
Brian Litteer from PANalytical shows us the Anton Paar HPC900 high pressure chamber sample stage for their range of x-ray diffractometers (XRD), such as the X'Pert Powder and The Empyrean. The HPC900 can operate at pressures up to 100 atmospheres and temperatures as high as 900°C and is a valuable tool in being able to examine materials under various temperature and/or pressure conditions, rather then processing samples and post examining them.
This video shows the assembling and working of Helipath Stand from Brookfield. T-bar type spindle is used for measuring the liquids of high viscosity.
In this video Immunohistochemistry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights the function of cryostats.
This video shows the tensile test on construction steel with videoXtens extensometer from Zwick Roell.
Video by ADMET demonstrating a 3.5 Gallon HDPE bucket is compressed to measure peak closure force of the lid and peak force sustained by the bucket before it buckles.
This video shows F1 rear impact trial test at the Cranfield Impact Centre.
This video illustrates non-destructive testing (NDT) of friction welds by American Friction Welding (AFW), which is an ISO 9001:2008 certified U.S. company. AFW provides high-quality and cost-effective friction welding systems.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer.
The new Rigaku Supermini200 has improved software capabilities as well as a better footprint.
This video demonstrates an Izod impact test performed on a plastic specimen using CEAST 9050 impact pendulum from Instron.
This video shows the 2712-04x series pneumatic grips with safety guards from Instron. The safety guards significantly reduce the possibility of getting fingers pinched during grip closure.
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.
The REVETEST Xpress is a cost effective solution for Industrial and Quality Control (QC) applications. This instrument provides measurement of adhesion, hardness and scratch resistance with a very user-friendly, intelligible interface.
This video illustrates an adhesive peel strength test performed on an Instron universal testing machine equipped with 90° peel fixture.
This video demonstrates the torque testing of the dental abrasive disks with the Vortex-i torque measurement solution from Mecmesin. The Vortex-i uses a custom-made adapter to measure the torque of dental abrasive disks.
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 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 shows flexure testing of plastics to ISO178 using the AutoX750 from Instron.
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 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 shows the introduction of CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers from AMETEK.
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 how to download event and temperature readings from the Thermo Scientific -800C freezer to a USB drive.
This video demonstrates how Buck Scientific installs Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Grams/AI spectroscopy software for use in Infrared and UV/Visible spectrophotometers.
This video shows Jeroen Hostens, Applications Manager at Bruker microCT, explaining the operation of Bruker BioSpin's SkyScan 1278 X-ray microtomograph.
This video shows the testing the strength of sealed-seam. Zwick can supply a variety of testing machines for determining the durability of components or a complete product.
This video shows NanoSight range of instruments from Malvern. This NanoSight uses Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA) to characterize nanoparticles from 10nm -2000nm in liquid solutions.
Developed by Lockheed Martin and distributed exclusively by Spectro Inc, the LaserNet Fines system is a particle counter and particle shape classifier used to characterize wear debris. It features laser imaging and sophisticated software to classify wear particles which is useful in predicting machine failure.
This video shows the new Epsilon 3X spectrometer, which is powered by the latest advances in excitation and detection technology from PANalytical.
This video shows the working principle of Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with EVOQ technology from Bruker.
This video illustrates the Aquadyne DVS dual sample water vapor sorption analyzer from Quantachrome Instruments. This analyzer can accurately and sensitively calculate desorption and adsorption isotherms of water vapor with least operator involvement.
This video outlines the configuration and uses of the RGB slider module from QImaging.
In this video Robert McGreger, Global Marketing Manager, Brookfield Engineering Laboratories talks about the affordable instruments for quality control tests.
WITec's Jo Koenen shows us through the various features and cpabilities of the alpha300 Raman/AFM/SNOM. The alpha300 features scanning probe as well as high resolution optical and Raman microscopes techniques in either a single instrument or combined system configurations for the highest flexibility throughout a wide range of microscopy applications.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's Basic Force Gauge. This basic force gauge is affordable and mid-range digital force gauge.
This video from Zwick shows how texture analysis is performed on noodles using Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line.
This video shows the heating of a bracelet using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW induction heating system.
Bruker's CETR-Apex system is a nanomechanical testing system that features easily interchangeable heads allowing it to be able to used as a nano or micro indentation system as well as micro and nano scratch. Denis Koosau from Bruker shows us how easy it is to change a test head in this short video.
A demonstration of a remote laser welding using an industrial laser welding robot with 1 meter standoff distance showing exceptionally fast welding time and with high quality and performance.
This video gives a demonstration of tensile testing on nickel micro dumbbells.
The Nanoindenation platform is a versatile system available in two configuations that allow you to build a device tailored ot your specific requirements. You can incorporate various testing modules such as: Nano and microindentation; Nano and microscratc; and Micro/nanoscratch. You can also choose between imaging systems suc as a: Video microscope; AFM; or profilometer.
This video shows the Viscosizer 200 is an innovation in automated viscosity measurement and molecular sizing using very small sample volumes from Malvern.
Tim Drake from Aspex Corp shows us the main features of the Personal Scanning Electron Microscope, PSEM eXpress, which is designed for rapid sample analysis. In particular, this compact benchtop SEM features a large sample chamber and easy loading mechanism.
This video shows a puncture impact test performed on a composite wood specimen using Instron impact testing system.
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.
This video demonstrates a pull test performed on a tissue to determine how much strength is needed to pull it from the container using an Instron pull tester.
Ron Lutz from the Cannon Instrument Company introduces us to the PolyVISC system which is used by polymer and petrochemical companies in research and development and quality control applications.
This video shows Multi-Finger Scratch / Mar Tester - Model 710 from Taber Industries.
This video shows the short clamping-length specimen grips from Zwick Roell. The short clamping-length grips are used for testing sintered metal specimens.
This animation shows the benefits of Instron's TrendTracker Viewer for Bluehill software.
This video shows the new ARES-G2 rheometer for advanced research and material development from TA Instruments.
This video shows the handheld TruNarc analyzer from Thermo Scientific. The TruNarc device is a Raman system for quick and accurate detection of suspected narcotics.
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 Ink Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering. The Ink Viscometer is a Waterbase Viscometer designed for the printing market.
This video shows the three-point flexure test from Zwick Roell being carried out on a crispbread. This three-point flexure test is performed using Zwick’s 5 kN tensile testing machine.
A video showing the structure and function of the electron microscope (EM). It details all the different compartments of the electron microscope and the theory and principle of the electron microscope generate its images of various samples. A very detail and precise demonstration.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machines 1200 kN and 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate for tests according to standards like (ISO 6892,ASTM E8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
The Multiview Series from Nanonics Imaging Ltd combines AFM and Raman. The Nanonics can be supplied as an upgrade to an existing Raman system or as a complete system. David Lewis from Nanonics explains how their system works and its advantages and the benefits of being able to determine the chemical structure of the material as well as its topography.
This video shows the working of 48 single-side fine grinding machine from Lapmaster. It is a heavy-duty production machine expressly specified and engineered for fine-grinding.
Testing a composite bicycle wheel in a real life scenario. Watch and see if the wheel survives unscathed after a heavy impact with a sharp concrete block.
This video features an interview with Jeff Zonderman, DIR. Clinical and Toxicology LC/MS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video from Surface Measurement Systems (SMS) demonstrates the key features of the Dynamic Vapor Sorption family of instruments.
This video shows how to run Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel adhesive peel test. For the T-Peel test, the bonded substrates should be flexible, so that the substrates can be bent up to a 90° angle without breaking.

This video provides details on Asylum Research’s webinar, “Smaller and Quieter: Ultra-High Resolution AFM Imaging”, presented by Dr. Jason Cleveland on February 22, 2012. It shows how miniaturization of cantilevers for AFM has maximized their resonant frequencies and minimized their thermal noise for noise measurements.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Brookfield Viscometer with a calibration check using the accessories of coaxial-cylinder geometry.
his video shows Zetasizer APS Dynamic Light Scattering automated plate sampler from Malvern that automates the measurement of samples in industry standard 96- or 384-well plates.
This video from Admet shows the eXpert 7600 Single Column Testing Machine that performs ASTM D4833 puncture testing.
This video shows Mecmesin’s Mytik combination cork tester. The cork tester is employed for measuring the extraction of force and amount of torque released. The tester measures the torque released from Champagne or sparkling wine, spirit bottle stoppers, and beer corks and extraction of force in wine corks.
This video shows the installation of AvaSoft 8 software to the Avantes spectrometer.
This video shows the electronic business of FEI. The company provides more rapid sample preparation, accurate circuit editing and analysis and superior images leading to high sample production, high volume and high throughput process development.
This video shows Mecmesin’s CFG+, a pocket-sized, lightweight entry level force gauge designed for elementary tension and compression measurements.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek talks about the 2D MRI. The Terranova-MRI is used to perform two dimensional imaging experiments to practically demonstrate the k-space and imaging concepts.
In this video Comelia Kuechenmeister from Thermo Scientific talk about the HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer.
This video from Horiba shows Aqualog, an instrument that captures real-time analysis of Quinine Sulfate standard solution.
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 features an interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
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.
In this video Toshihiko Tada, application technology developing group talks about the InfiniteFocus from Alicano.
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.
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 video shows Tim Stratton from Thermo Scientific talking about two software innovations, mzCloud and Compound Discoverer 1.0, for the new-generation liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) instruments.
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.
In this video, Zwick Roell modernizes an Instron 3367 with RetroLine tC Vario (Zwick’s new testing machine modernization solution).
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 SciAps' first LIBS handheld Raman spectrometer named the Z. This analyzer is designed to provide operation similar to silicon drift detector-based HHXRF analyzers, and has ability to measure carbon and other low-atomic number elements.
Leica's Todd Perez shows us their TXP mechanical preparation system and the TIC 3X triple ion beam cutting 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.
This video demonstrates the scratch testing capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories. IBIS is a precision nanoindentation tester offering traceable calibration, robust design, closed loop operation, solid theoretical base, and unmatched accuracy, reliability and price. The instrument is compatible with ISO14577. A range of models is available to suit budget constraints.
This video illustrates the Charpy impact testing of notched plastic specimens using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
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.
In this video Peter Kilner, Global Strategic Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about tissue processing using STP 420ES.
In this video, Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the 3Flex surface characterization analyzer.
This video shows the functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Rotary Platform Abraser Model 5135 / 5155. This easy-to-operate, precision-built instrument has capacity to provide reliable data in a matter of minutes.
This instructional video by Spectro Inc show how to replace a tube on the kinematic temperature bath viscometer.
This video shows the footage captured on SantaPod Raceway Northampton UK by FLIR high speed thermal imager.
This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer.
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.
This video shows Thwing Albert’s friction peel tester FP2250 along with a heated 90° peel fixture. The tester is mainly designed for monitoring the static and kinetic coefficient of friction, strength of a seal, and the peel properties of plastic film, labels, paperboard, adhesives and packaging materials.
This video shows the quick demonstration of the components which are included in the QImaging camera box.
This video shows the installation of Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Grams/AI spectroscopy software by Buck Scientific. The company makes use of this Grams software for the UV/Visible and Infra-red spectrophotometers.
This video shows a detailed demonstration of the confocality of HORIBA XploRA micro-Raman spectrometer.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific VersaTREK Automated Microbial Detection System, which is versatile, user-friendly and provides excellent performance.
Demonstration of how the automated Eagon 2 from PANalytical makes a perfect fusion bead for XRF analysis.
This video demonstrates the configuration and operation of the QImaging camera in the Olympus software suite.
This video shows the compression after impact (CIA) rebound test performed on a composite laminate specimen using Instron impact testing system.
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.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the GEO-QUANT-EXPRESS.
This video shows the Winfluor software and how to set up with a Photometrics Evolve EMCCD camera.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's Multitest-i computer-controlled force measurement system. The MultiTest-i systems are suitable for production testing or design and laboratory use.
This video shows the BioCoat liquid resistant cover for medical device testing on 5940 Systems from Instron.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in PC.
This video shows Netzsch’s HFM 436 Lambda heat flow meter designed for fast and accurate thermal conductivity testing of insulation materials.
Scott Bergeron from Buck Scientific shows us the key features of the prototype 530 Infrared spectrophotometer, which is based on the M500 model of which it shares several characteristics. It is a dispersive spectrophotometer that is ideally suited to analysis of organic materials such as polymers and provides information on functional groups.
Demonstration of shear thinning and how a thixotropic materials properties alter when exposed to a shear force.
The TechCut 5 Precision Sectioning Machine from Allied High Tech Products is a programmable sectioing saw suited for sample preparation. It can cut a wide variety of materials and sizes. Microprocessor control allows the user to control parameters such as feed rate, distance and force and cutting depth. The system can also automatically adjust to changes in cutting conditions such as changes in section or composition.
In this video Emile Asselbergs, CEO Phenom World talks about the Phenom pro X Desktop SEM from Phenom World at Pittcon 2013. The Phenom proX desktop scanning electron microscope is the ultimate all-in-one imaging and X-ray analysis system.
In this video, David Peake, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Fisher Scientific, highlights the Thermo Scientific technologies for metabolomics analysis at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video features an interview with David Peake, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows Taber Industries’ TABER Shear / Scratch Tester Model 550 / 551. It is used to evaluate resistance to scratching, shearing, scraping, gouging, marring and engraving on a wide range of flat, hard materials.
This video demonstrates creep testing using the closed loop force feedback capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories.
This video from FRT demonstrates how their metrology tools can measure the physical surface properties and topographies of a range of materials and components, and how they are relevant to many industries.
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.
In this video, x-ray fluorescence (XRF) is explained and how it can be used to identify different materials
This video briefly explains how to set and change passwords in DV2T viscometer and DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
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.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 200 kN for tensile tests on plastics according to standards like (ISO 6892, EN 10002, ISO 527,ISO 3167, ASTM D 638, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
ADMET offers electromechanical and servo-hydraulic fatigue testing systems for tension, compression, torsion and biaxial testing applications. All systems are engineered to meet your needs (The eXpert 81T 30Nm Torsion Fatigue Tester shown in the video is for medical device testing.).
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 Asylum Research’s high speed functional imaging piezoresponse force microscopy of Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate.
In this video, Eric Phillips from Thermo Scientific highlights the new TRACE 1300 gas chromatograph (GC) series coupled with the Chromeleon chromatography data system software and ISQ single quadrupole mass spectrometer.
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 clip introduces the Fischer Instrumentation familty of handheld coating thickness measurement instruments. These instruments use techniques such as magnetic induction and eddy currents to determine coating thickness. The range of instruments includes the deltascope, isoscope and dualscope instruments.
This video demonstrates the functioning of XOS HD Mobile Analyzer designed for detecting and measuring regulated elements present in consumer products.
This video illustrates an R&N test performed on a sheet metal using an Instron AVE (advanced video extensometer).
Thermo Scientific have introduced the Trace 1300 Series gas chromatographs that incorporate breakthrough technology. Fausto Pigozzo shows us the new features including new injectors and detectors which help increase productivity and sensitivity with fast data acquisition in a more compact instrument.
This video of secret lab footage from SciAps shows the Z-500 handheld LIBS analyzer rapidly and easily identifying a variety of common aluminum alloys.
A video clip showing how chemical analysis works and the wide range of applications of chemical analysis (detecting trace metals). The development of a handheld vapor pressure detector that is capable of detecting vapour pressure of explosives. In biological analysis, raman spectroscopy is use to determine different tissues that can be use to identify cancer cells. Introduction of material analysis instruments including mass spectrometry.
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 Timothy Cross, a Florida State University professor, discussing the role of Bruker NMR in tackling destructive diseases such as tuberculosis and influenza.
This video demonstrates the puncture impact test performed on rigid plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
In this video Rikki McDermott, Technical Sales Support Specialist from Quantachrome Instruments talks about the Autosorb IQ gas sorption analyzer.
This video shows how the new OMNISEC GPC/SEC system from Malvern can be used for the characterization of proteins. The system provides significant benefits to key applications such as the measurement of proteins for academic research or in biopharmaceutical product development.
Robert Chimenti shows us the i-Raman from B&W Tek. It is an award winning compact, portable Raman spectrometer with 3 wave number resolution. It can be optioned up with a video Raman microscope as per this set up.
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)
A video clip showing the future of lightweight material, Magnesium. Alloy composing of titanium alumina are already in existence for the construction industry. A new lightweight material is required for automotive and aerospace industry. Magnesium which is the lightest of all metal display many potentials. The video demonstrate the properties of magnesium (Mg), the challenges associated with using magnesium (Mg), the characterization and processing of these lightweight magnesium alloys.
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.
In this video, an employee from Malvern Instruments tells us about the Viscotek TDAmax system, which is suitable for characterization of polymers, proteins, copolymers, etc.
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.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives introduction to nuclear magnetic resonance.
This video shows Jong Yoo from Applied Spectra explaining the different types of techniques in laser ablation.
This video shows automated system from Mecmesin that is used to test the closures made by natural corks. This machine can be loaded up to 200 samples for unattended operation.
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 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.
This video demonstrates the impact test performed on the plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows the t-plot calculation by Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
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
The Hiden CATLAB is a catalyst characterisation and microreactor system designed to make the analysis of catalysts rapid and simple.
In this video Dr. Michael Allen, director of Marketing and Product Development from Ocean Optics talks about the Ventana 785 spectrometer.
This video shows the compression testing using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video shows the Gaspace Advance headspace analyzer from Systech Illinois.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a live imaging of the marine amphipod Parhyale hawaiensis.
This video by Micromeritics discusses dynamic vapor sorption. Dynamic vapor sorption, commonly known as DVS, is based on the gravimetric determination of vapor interactions. By varying the vapor concentration surrounding a sample and measuring the change in mass it produces, the speed and quantity of solvent absorbed by a sample can be measured.
This video from TA Instruments shows quick and easy interchangeability of Smart Swap temperature control systems for TA rheometer.
This video shows the functioning of ABB’s PCS100 medium voltage UPS, a solution designed for high-powered industry from large manufacturing plants through to mega data centers.
This video shows the installation and testing of Photometrics camera in NIS elements software.
Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services (MPS) is a contract laboratory that can be utilized as an outsourcing partner for characterizing the physical properties of pharmaceutical materials, medical devices, nutraceuticals, and other FDA-regulated products.
A video by ADMET demonstrating compression testing systems.
This video shows the novel D8 ADVANCE X-ray diffractometer with DAVINCI design from Bruker. This design is the first all-purpose diffraction solution for X-ray powder diffraction. It is safe to operate and ease to use.
This article by ADMET discusses how to perform a polyurethane foam tear strength test on a universal testing machine (polyolefin foams are tested similarly). Complete instructions for a foam tear strength test can be found in ASTM D3574 Test F which applies to slab, bonded, and molded flexible cellular urethane foams.
The Zwick roboTest P is an automated system for tensile testing of metal specimens up to about 50mm thick, in particular heavy hot rolled plates. The system is demonstrated in this video and main features pointed out.
This video shows the DY-2 family of automated pull-off tester from Proceq.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machines 20 kN and 10 kN for tensile tests and bending tests plus pendulum impact tester for impact tests on plastics according to standards like (ISO 527, ISO 3167, ASTM D 638)
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest A' with materials testing machine 20 kN for tensile tests on thin sheet, plastics or elastomer / rubber according to standards like (ISO 6892, ISO 527, Z010, Z020, ISO 3167, ASTM D 638)
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for environmental applications from Bruker.
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.
This video shows an SDT Q600 (simultaneous thermogravimetric analyzer and differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.
This video from Quantachrome demonstrates how the gas sorption technique works and contains a concise explanation. Gas sorption is used to measure surface area and pore size.
This video shows an overview of Bruker’s entertainment, hospitality, education and networking at ENC 2014.
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.
This video shows how FEI solutions for natural resources are transforming the way companies explore, extract, and process geomaterials in the mining and energy sectors.
This video explains the functioning of ABB’s PCS100 AVC (Active Voltage Conditioner), an inverter-based system that safeguards sensitive commercial and industrial loads from voltage disturbances.
This video from Elastocon shows fogging test. This procedure is used to determine the windscreen fogging especially in vehicles.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives an introduction to NMR and MRI. Paul talks about the k-space to two and three dimensions.
Janie Dubois from Malvern Instruments takes us for a tour of the Morphologi G3 particle characterization system. The Morphologi G3 is a microscope based system that analyzes particles based on actual images.
In this video experts form Bruker talks about the two-dimensional X-ray diffraction (XRD2) system.
This video was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.
This video shows the Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority.
This video from Horiba shows a brief presentation on how to understand dynamic light scattering data for particle size.
This video shows you how to use the Agilent U2723A SMU to draw the I-V curve for FET.
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. .
Pittcon is the world's largest annual conference for laboratory science. If you are involved with, need to more about, need to find someone to perform or even just have an interest in any kind of testing or analysis, Pittcon is the destination for you. In 2012, the organizers expect to attract over 950 equipment manufacturers, distributors and service providers from 30 countries. The technical program will also include over 2000 sessions covering over 60 topics.
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. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures discusses on the matrix compatibility with respect to nitric acid and HF.
Does everything weigh the Same across the Globe? KERN Finds out if this is true.
This video gives an introduction to elemental microanalysis technique from Exeter Analytical, which provides precise determination of percentage Carbon (C), Hydrogen (H) and Nitrogen in a sample.
This video shows testing of hysteresis energy of the foam from ADMET. ASTM D3574 is commonly used test standard for flexible cellular foam materials and X6 section specifies a method for measuring the hysteresis energy loss of foams.
This video from Mecmesin demonstrates how the MultiTest-xt force testing system is used to measure the force required to shift the plunger on medical syringes.
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 Thermo Scientific AuDIT gold-plating detection technology developed for Thermo Scientific portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers, including the Thermo Scientific Niton XL2 precious metal analyzer.
This video demonstarates the pre-damage of plates made up of composites for compression-after-impact (CAI) tests using the HIT230F drop weight tester from Zwick Roell. The tester's innovative force measurement chain design offers low-noise measured values.
This video shows the LAQUAtwin B-712 Pocket pH meter from Horiba. It is a waterproof pH meter with a large LCD display.
This video shows the measurement of the tip cap torque. Medical device manufacturers rely on Zwick’s sophisticated testing machines and instruments.
This video shows how Shimadzu’s i-Series integrated HPLC system operates in a PC-free laboratory.
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 control time-lapse, stage, wavelengths, z series, and stream acquisitions or even run journals by Metamorph software in QImaging camera.
I-V curve tracing for diode using the Agilent U2723A SMU
This corporate video of Mecmesin demonstrates that Mecmesin is the leading manufacturer of force and torque test equipment for over 30 years.
This video shows the new DMA-RH Accessory from TA Instruments. The new DMA-RH Accessory is designed for use with the Q800 dynamic mechanical analyzer (DMA).
This video shows Dr. Christian Griesinger, a professor from the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, explaining the significant role Bruker NMR plays within his research.
In this video, Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific, talks about the launch of TSQ 8000 triple quadrupole GC-MS system at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer by performing a calibration check.
The Dimension Fastscan from Bruker is the fastest AFM on the market. John Thornton takes us for a tour of this instrument pointing out key features and runs a demonstration to illustrate how fast data can be collected. The speed of this instrument make it suited to rapid sampling across large samples and production environments where speed is critical.
This video demonstrates the in-situ reaction monitoring by MB-Rx FT-IR laboratory analyzer from ABB.
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.
Stefan Wegner from Kruess Optronic shows us their range of refractometers paying particular attention to their DR6000 benchtop digital refractometer. The DR6000 features an easy to use touchscreen interface with multiple language facility and PC communications. It can also connect back to the factory for repairs if possible.
This video shows how Alicona, a leader in advanced manufacturing machine tool technology verifies the quality of machinery using InfiniteFocus.
This video shows the SBS-8400, which is an improved version of Megger’s TORKEL 840 battery load tester.
This video illustrates the real time absorbency of red diesel oil mixed with water from Bowman.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives an introduction to magnetic field homogeneity in NMR and MRI.
The Anton Paar HTR or high throughput rheometer is the world's first fully automated rheometer. It can take up to 96 samples and can run for 24 hours non-stop using a robotic arm to load samples.
Unlike many particle sizing techniques, electrical sensing zone (Coulter principle) data are unaffected by samples composed of particles having an assortment of optical properties, densities, and shapes. Size distribution is determined by analyzing, one at a time, each particle from a representative subset of the introduced sample quantity.
This video demonstrates the functioning of the Autograph AGS-X series precision universal tester from Shimadzu.
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.
This video demonstrates the Autotap tapped density analyzer from Quantachrome Instruments. This analyzer automates the lifting and dropping of the graduated measuring cylinder, eradicating both the possible wrist injury and expected variability when these operations are done manually.
This video shows how the Instron 3367 can be upgraded easily and efficiently from Zwick.
This video illustrates a compression test performed on the pushbuttons of a toy using a compression testing system from Instron.
This video from Ambrell shows how to setup EKOHEAT 10-15 kW/50-150 kHz induction heating system.
n this video Tyler Liebig shows the Thermo Scientific PT Module, which is designed to simultaneously perform dewaxing and antigen retrieval on slides prior to immunohistochemical staining.
This video demonstrates the operation and installation of Buck Scientific’s 910 gas chromatograph (GC) with flame ionization detector (FID) and heated headspace injector.
A video clip displaying the world's largest scanning electron microscope from Visitec suited for imaging large objects ranging from metal alloys in car doors to large composite materials.
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.
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 Nathan Henderson, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D2 PHASER, desktop X-ray powder diffractometer.
This video shows the functioning of Malvern Instruments’ Morphologi G3-ID complete particle characterization system.
Infrared is a powerful non-invasive technique to monitor the condition of buildings. This video describes how the infrared monitoring system is used to detect defects in various buildings.
This video demonstrates non-destructive testing (NDT) with advanced dimensional inspection process of friction welds by American Friction Welding (AFW). The company uses a combination of robotic and manual quality inspection equipment. AFW performs both NDT and destructive quality testing.
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.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on heart-shaped soft candies using an Instron compression tester.
This video shows Yokogawa’s WT3000 AC/DC power analyzer that offers an unprecedented combination of measurement accuracy and performance.
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.
This video shows Ian Jardine, Chief Technology Officer at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest Orbitrap Fusion that integrates Orbitrap, quadrupole and linear ion trap technologies into a versatile research mass spectrometry system.
This video shows Dr Andrew Byrd from the National Cancer Institute discussing the significance of Bruker NMR in cancer research at ICMRBS 2014.
This video demonstrates how to set up the QImaging camera in Linksys32 software from Linkam.
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 a puncture impact test performed on a pharmaceutical bottle seal using Instron impact testing system.
Introducing the latest evolutionary Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers with FTIR imaging microscope geared for high end reserach. Featuring one of the kind integrated FTIR imaging microscope technology catered for both material and biomaterial sector. The Varian 600 series is the next evolutionary step in FTIR imaging technology.
This video shows how to setup a COF fixture for a EJA vantage UTM from Thwing Albert.
This video shows Fabien Ferrage, associate scientist at École normale supérieure, discussing his research into protein dynamics using the new shuttle NMR from Bruker.
This video demonstrates the working of UNECS-3000A is high-speed spectroscopic ellipsometer from ULVAC.
The Varian TPS Compact Portable Vacuum Pumping System offers a self contained, turbo pumping system, designed to offer users a portable, lightweight complete vacuum system that can generate vacuum for pumping vacuum chamber, molecular beam line, and for any clean environment experimentation. A simple plug and play vacuum system the biggest advantage of the Varian TPS is that it utilizes dry pumping technology meaning no oil or hydrocarbon.
This video shows the test conducted on the bone-screws using multiple embedding device from Zwick.
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 the superior cell design of Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.
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 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.
This video shows the measurement of the relationship between the electrons and grey scale value from Photometrics.
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.
This video shows the multiple stage positions by Metamorph software in QImaging Camera.
Quantachrome have introduced the 1905/3805 Wave Series porosity analyzers. These use a totally electronic technique that is extremely fast compared to other techniques such as gas sorption that can take many hours, as well as mercury porosimetry that can take tens of minutes and uses mercury, that is often undesirable.
This video from Nanosurf shows how one can store a used FluidFM cantilever for later re-use.
The innovative MicroActive reporting software - DFT 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 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 video shows the low temperature compression test from Elastocon. The compression test is performed at low temperatures without opening the deep freezer.
This video shows in-house fixture and tool-making capabilities for American Friction Welding’s (AFW) friction welding equipment. AFW has a fully -equipped tool-making and in-house fixture room with experienced welding tool and die-makers.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
Zwick Roiell video on Tensile tests on metals with Makroxtens
This video shows eXpert 8602 axial-torsion testing machine equipped with MTESTQuattro software from ADMET.
This video shows the BET transformation using Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
Automotive Industry Manager Alexsander Koprivc Introduces The Z030 Hot Compression Testing Machine at testXpo 2012.
Adam Gilmore from Horiba shows us their all new, first to market Aqualog, simultaneous absorbance and fluorescence EEMS (excitation emission matrices) system. It uses a CCD as the detector making it 100 time faster than other instruments. This means that measurements that may have taken several minutes can now be completed in just seconds.
The new Rigaku XtaLAB mini benchtop X-ray crystallography system for automated three dimensional (3D) chemical structure determination is the latest in affordable single crystal X-ray diffraction.
This animation video shows the multi EA 5000 instrument, which is used for Micro-Elemental Analysis from Analytik Jena.
In this video Mark Dixon, NMR Product Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer.
This video shows the operation of the Spectro Scientific LNF Q200 series, a bench-top analytical tool that measures standard particle counts based on ISI 4406 and ASTM D7596 standards.
The ZSX Primus Series of wavelength dispersive X-Ray fluorescence spectrometers from Rigaku continues the tradition of delivering accurate results in both a timely and seamless manner, with unsurpassed reliability, flexibility, and ease of use to meet any challenges in the lab.
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 show how to quickly configure the date and time in the new DV2T Viscometer or DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
n this video Linda Lopez, Manager IC Marketing and Applications from Thermo Scientific talks about the High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE-PAD).
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.
This video demonstrates the pipette tip bend test from ADMETTestSystems. The company offers universal testing systems for biaxial testing, compression, torsion, tension and flexure.
One of the most common specifications that our customers follow is ASTM D882 which is the Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting. This test is very similar to the common ASTM D638 test whereby plastic material is pulled until in breaks in order to measure elongation, tensile modulus, tensile yield strength, and tensile strength at break. However, it is designed specifically for thin sheeting and film less than 1 mm (0.04") thick.
This video shows the control time-lapse, stage, wavelengths, z series, and stream acquisitions or even run journals by Metamorph software from Photometrics.
This video shows how the 3D characterization instrument from Alicona is used in the Optical surface metrology measurements.
In this Thermo scientific video Gilles Martin, founder and CEO of Eurofins talks about the growth in the field of bioanalytical testing.
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 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 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.
This video from Horiba Scientific shows the Raman image and the corresponding reflected light image of Si test structure.
In this video Graham Rothon Managing Director of Pace International gives the overview of the company, its products, service portfolio and its expansions on markets and application in this sector.
This video shows how to measure the height of different sized bottles while performing a top-load or crush test at the same time with the help of MultiTest-xt from Mecmesin.
This demonstration illustrates the ease of operation of the Skyray handheld XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) analyzer. The main features of the device are pointed out, as well us the rig to use it is a benchtop instrument. In this particular demonstration, a RoHS sample is analyzed and data obtained compared to the standard. Elements of interest in this are bromine, mercury, cadmium, lead and chromium.
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.
Demonstration three viscoelastic effects using a dyed polyvinyl solution crossed linked with sodium tetraborate. These effects are The Barus Effect, The Weissenberg Effect and The Kaye Effect
This video shows the second episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which discusses transmission spectroscopy in a detailed manner.
A video by ADMET demonstrating torsion testing systems.
This video shows the Basic Force Gauge (BFG) from Mecmesin which is a rugged and reliable device ideal for industrial use. It has applications in almost any industry and can be used in three main ways.
Direct observation of a Hysitron PI 95 Picoindenter performing a nanomechanical test on cadmium sulfide (CdS) in a transmission electron microscope (TEM).
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 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 demonstrates a tensile test performed on a metal using an Instron universal testing machine or an extensometry solution.
This video shows the background measurements by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin’s advanced force gauge. This gauge is a hand-held, rugged digital force gauge which is used for tension and compression testing.
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.
Tony Torsell from Anter Corporation shows us their Flashline Series of thermal property analyzers. These intruments can measure properties such as thermal diffusivity, specific heat capacity and thermal conductivity using laser flash or xenon flash techniques.
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.
This video shows Spectro Scientific’s Q6000, a portable fuel dilution meter (fuel sniffer) designed for use in the lab or in the field to measure fuel contamination in engine oil.
Dr Philip Withers Discusses the work conducted using his Xradia (Now Zeiss) VersaXRM at the University of Manchester.
Animated high resolution 3D image of an advanced fibre material created using FRT Mark III Software and a confocal microscope.
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.
This video shows the unveiling of Xenocs' new Nano-inXider vertical SAXS/WAXS system at the 2014 IUCr Congress in Montreal.
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 demonstrates the Innov-X range of handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers and their important application for scrap metal recycling. The portable device can determine chemical composition of metals in just seconds. It also has an in-built database permitting alloy identification.
This video from ADMET shows the sponge rubber foam is tested using ASTM D 1056 compression defection test.
This video shows that Rigaku was one of the sponsors of opening ceremony of the Year of Crystallography 2014.
This video shows installation of screen protector in DV2T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This test by ADMET shows a textile ribbon being pulled apart at a constant rate of speed until it breaks. Measurements include the force required to break the sample and the amount the material stretched before breaking (elongation).
This educational video series from B&W Tek illustrates the working of absorption spectroscopy.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest P' with materials testing machine 2000 kN and materials testing machine 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate according to standards like (ISO 6892, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
This video shows the features and general handling of NaioAFM from Nanosurf.
Automated sample handling for microscopy. Märzhäuser Slide Express is an innovative system for automated handling of slides and samples.
Alexander Seyfarth from Bruker AXS introduces us to the S8 Lion, a new XRF unit designed specifically for the cement industry. This is the latest in the S8 series and features multi-channel analysis, which provides much faster analysis compared to sequential analysis instruments.
This video teaches how to install the Thesycon stack with QImaging drivers.
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 ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter, an easy-to-use tool that can be employed by engineers and shop floor inspectors.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the nitric acid.
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 demonstrates a tensile test performed on a composite laminate specimen using strain gauges from Instron.
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 the AFTI Advanced Force and Torque Indicator, a high specification display unit that works in conjunction with Mecmesin sensors. It is a cost-effective solution to many quality problems that can be seen in many industries today. It offers excellent accuracy and flexibility within an easy-to-use digital instrument.
This video demonstrates fatigue strength testing on badminton rackets with ZwickRoell’s servo-hydraulic testing machine. This testing machine is a compact HC table-top testing system, with a testing actuator mounted in the upper crosshead.
This video shows the SisuCHEMA chemical imaging workstation from Specim. SisuCHEMA chemical imaging system is characterized by speed, simplicity and superior performance.
This video shows the tensile testing of sound deadening materials used in construction industry using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-i tensile tester.
Zwick demonstrate texture analysis using a range of different foods. Various test heads are demonstrated in this short video.
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.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek discusses the working of Terranova-MRI. The key principles of this instrument are demonstrated in this video.
In this video Mark Widdowson, Sales Engineer, Displays Division, Pacer International talks about the Winmate's E430 Series PDA. This E430 is an enterprise-class PDA with powerful mobile computing solution.
The i-Raman system from B&W Tek has received a number of upgrades recently. Travis Thompson takes a few minutes to outline these upgrades and their benefits to the use.
This video shows the overview of GoldXpert from Olympus. The GoldXpert is a stylish countertop analyzer fit for the consumer showroom environment.
AZo.TV visited the Bruker Nano Surfaces headquarters in Karlsruhe, Germany, for the grand opening of their new European Customer Care Centre and Application Centre.
This video shows Alexander Makarov, Director of Global Research LCMS, Thermo Scientific discussing his experience while designing the Orbitrap Fusion mass spectrometer.
This video shows TABER Reciprocating Abraser Model 5900 from Taber Industries. It is ideal for testing flat surfaces and can be configured to evaluate the susceptibility of a material surface to scratch, abrasion, rub, scrape and many other physical properties.
A video clip showing the test drive of the newly released BMW Hydrogen 7 Series which use a hydrogen fuel engine. They are hoping that by rolling out this model they can influence those decision making people and showing them the reality of hydrogen fuel cars. Challenges with using hydrogen cars are discussed and how they are overcoming these problems. Relax and take a test drive in the new BMW Hydrogen 7 Series
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a plastic pipe using ADMET’s eXpert 2600 series universal testing machine. The plastic pipe is tested according to ASTM D2412 standard.
This video shows the automatic in-line measurement using InfiniteFocus technology from Alicona.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A2.
This video gives a demonstration on weld analysis from Zwick. First, the welded sample is placed on the scanner and the scan button is pressed.
A tutorial by Ocean Optics demonstrating the basics to teh SpectraSuite software for use with spectrometer. This step by step video guide is very comprehensive for any level user on the use of the SpectraSuite software package.
This video from Asylum Research shows individual defects moving around in 2D crystal.
In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific highlights the ultimate chromatographic performance of the Accucore HPLC (high-performance liquid chromatography) columns.
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 from Agilent shows error vector magnitude measurement taken from the lab 3 of the DreamCatcher ME 1100 university courseware.
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.
This video shows the hardness testing of heat-treated crankshaft using Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler.
This video shows the applications of Mecmesin testing instruments in various fields.
This video shows the EZ-Sled that provides a magnetic closure to protect the sample in the place. The weight of the sled is 200g. The coefficient of friction is measured using this sled.
In real life forensics, people burned beyond recognition, who may not be able to be identified from fingerprints or DNA can be identified from dental fillings. Due to the fact most manufacturers make dental resins with differing compositions, researchers have been able to match the dental resins, back to a database and dental records and consequently identify people.
This video show how to change the capacitance value after changing caps on an EASYHEAT 1.2-2.4 kW induction heating system from Ambrell.
To determine the breaking strength, elongation, etc. of threads, yarns, or other single strand textiles, ASTM D2256 is by far the most common specification that is followed. This is a relatively simple tensile test whereby thread is pulled at a constant rate of speed until it breaks. This video by ADMET shows how the test is performed.
In this excerpt Mike Bradley Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR.
This video illustrates the wedge impact test performed using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows the significance of single and multiple reflection ATR sampling, and how to examine appropriate configuration for powders as well as low-concentration component samples.
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.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures, discusses the matrix compatibility of mercury in HCl.
This video shows the Admet eXpert 7600 testing machine that performs TSO-C69c puncture testing.
In this video, Dipankar Ghosh, Director Marketing, Environmental & Food Safety – LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, discusses the market trends in LCMS at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video shows Window Guard™ system protection for testing metal turnings, shavings & protruding components using the DELTA handheld XRF alloy analyzer from Olympus.
PANalytical's Martijn Fransen shows us through their Empyrean multi-purpose diffractometer which can analyze powders, solids, nanomaterials and thin films. The system produces best in class x-ray diffraction results and computer tomography with unprecedented resolution.
In this video Hema Downey, Incubation specialist talks about the Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10. It is the fastest incubator in the market.
This video shows a lab exercise from the Agilent University Teaching Solutions on how to measure and analyze antenna polarization.
This video shows the Hach MET ONE 3400 Simply Paperless particle counter from Hach. It eliminates data errors and helps in saving significant amount of time and money.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 20 kN for tensile tests on Elastomers / Rubber according to standards like ( ISO 37, DIN 53504, ASTM D412)
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.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows the rat embryonic fibroblast cyclic stretched on PDMS-substrate at an amplitude of 8% and at 0.5 Hz.
This video shows the surface preparation and analysis of turbine blade from Buehler.
This video from Alicona shows how SEM can be converted into a 3D measurement device.
This video shows Bradley Hart, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about a new range of mass spectrometers designed for qualitative and quantitative research applications.
This video shows biaxial test of fresh pericardium from Bose using ElectroForce Biaxial 4 motor TestBench. This planar biaxial TestBench instrument is used for the characterization of soft tissues and biomaterials.
This video shows the corporate profile of Europe’s leading additive innovator Addmaster.
In this video Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the NanoPlus DLS Nanoparticle Size and Zeta Potential.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest P' with materials testing machine 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate.
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 shows the functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750 for evaluating the abrasion resistance of wire or cable. The TABER Scrape Abrasion Kit allows you to use the TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750 and T-Slot Table to assess the resistance to scrape abrasion of cables and wire.
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 the testing of the engine of the new F-35 Lightning fighter aircraft.
This video from Photometrics teaches how to install the Thesycon stack.
This video from Photometrics shows how to make measurements in photo electrons after the mean variance calculations are done.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific ARL™ PERFORM'X WDXRF spectrometer for advanced materials characterization.
A video by ADMET demonstrating a test that measures the strength of a side release buckle in a lashing or webbing strap commonly used when camping or lashing gear during other outdoor activities. The webbing far exceeds the strength of the buckle.
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.
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.
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 the global introduction of Bruker CAM's EVOQ LC-TQ (liquid chromatography-triple quadrupole) mass spectrometers at JASIS 2012 in Tokyo.
This video illustrates a compression test performed on the pushbuttons of a remote control using a compression testing system from Instron.
This video shows TX-1000 4 x 100mL Swinging Bucket Rotor from Thermo Scientificwhich provides busy labs with high throughput requirements for centrifugation.
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 demonstrates the lipstick cantilever test (TA-LC) using the CT3 Texture Analyzer from Brookfield Engineering.
This video shows tensile testing of composite tow specimens using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron to ASTM D4018 standard.
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 the TouchControl option in XRF from Bruker. The TouchControl consistently favors easy, intuitive operation.
James May aka Captain Slow of Top Gear fame does some testing of materials used to build skyscrapers. In this video he first uses a mallet to impact test toughened glass. As the ultimate test, he tests the strength of a toughened glass panel using a Leyland mini. Watch the video to see which one wins.
This video demonstrates how to set up a QImaging camera in Micromanager in a PC.
This video shows Dave Edwards, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, explaining the operation of the latest Virtuoso Vial Identification System.
This video compares the working of InfiniiVision 2000 and Danaher Tektronix DPO 2000 oscilloscopes from Agilent.
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 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.
This video shows a live telecast of Pittcon 2009 at which Thermo Scientific exhibited its next-generation Handheld XRF.
This canin+ from Proceq is the worlds fastest instrument for analysing corrosion and corrosion potential in concrete structures. It can use used with a variety of probes and can be used for on-site mapping of corrosion potential to predict corrosion so that preventative measures can be taken. It can use 4 probes simultaneously to cover large areas in short time frames and can generate reports via the included software.
Part 1 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.
This video shows how the ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System and MTESTQuattro software are used to perform the ISO 14801 dental implant testing.
This video shows the ARL iSpark Series versatile elemental analysis solution for metal research and development from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the internal components of MB3000, a Fourier Transform Infrared analysis system from ABB.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on the soft tissues using a temperature controlled bath with BioPuls submersible pneumatic grips and an advanced video extensometer (AVE).
This video shows the test-to-failure testing of embellishments, buttons, ribbons, sequins, diamante etc, which are attached to the textile using Mecmesin’s MultiTest-d and MultiTest-xt testing system.
This video shows the advantages of EZ-Lock spindles in Viscometer/Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering.
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 Bruker's PeakForce QNM, a new atomic force microscope that enables quantitative nanomechanical mapping of material properties and effectively demonstrates enhanced results in terms of speed, resolution, quality and ease-of-use of the information delivered.
Park Systems launched the NX10 atomic force microscope (AFM) recently and showed it for the first time at the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston. Mark Cyffka takes us for a tour of their all new AFM which is claimed to be the world's most accurate AFM.
This video shows experimental loudspeaker, which is used to test sound from Bose.
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 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 control timelapse, z series, z-stacks in Metamorph software from Photometrics.
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 demonstrates the tensile test on a composite tow specimen using an advanced video extensometer (AVE) and pneumatic side-acting grips from Instron.
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 ASTM D638 microtensile test from ADMET. A universal tensile testing machine is needed to carry out this test.
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.
The Sensys Evo is a versatile thermal analyzer that can be used as a Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) or for thermogravimetry (TG). It uses a highly sensitive sensor that ensures as much heat is detected as possible and is suited to applications where mass/heat changes need to be detected.
Phil Harrip from Scientific Solutions demonstrates the SITA Dynamic Surface Tensiometer used for measuring surface tension. He shows us how the instrument works, key components and describes commercial applications that the SITA Dynamic Surface Tensiometer is suited to such as detergent and surfactant manufacturers, coating manufacturers and inkjet manufacturers.
ADMET is a major provider of testing systems for tension, torsion, flexure, compression, and biaxial testing. The floating roller peel test is designed to determine the average peel force of an adhesive or any other bonding agent. The floating roller is an easy and precise method to measure average peel force values. Other available peel tests are the 90 degree, T-Peel, and 180 degree.
The Parsum probe IPP70 from Malvern Instruments is ideal for measuring particle size and distribution in situ and in real-time. It allows measurements at very low concentrations.
This video shows the ZHU topLine hardness testing machine from Zwick that is customized for universal hardness testing of plastic and metal materials.
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 the Sentinal awards for the year 2011 conducted by Addmaster, the additives company.
This video shows the benefits of handheld Raman spectroscopy. In this educational video, Katherine Bakeev from B&W Tek explains how handheld Raman spectrometers are capable of solving some of the problems in real-life applications.
This video shows the working of surtronic roundness measurement systems from Taylor Hobson.
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.
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
This short video shows just how easy the TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is to use.
Filmed live at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Ken Miller highlights the Thermo Scientific technologies and workflow solutions featured at the annual meeting of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry.
This video shows the top-load testing using Mecmesin’s MultiTest-xt for crushing tests, top load testers and top loads. This testing is employed for measuring the resistance of the containers to a point of compression load during deformation.
XOS manufacture polycapillary optics and doubly curved crystal optics. These are used in x-ray fluorescence, XRF (both wavelength dispersive and energy dispersive, WDXRF and EDXRF systems) as well as x-ray diffraction XRD systems, which are widely used in materials analysis. The addition of these optical systems allows the instrument to analyze smaller features with greater sensitivity
The X-Strata980 x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer from Oxford Instruments is used for quality control of manufactured parts by measuring coating thickness of single and multiple layers as well as their composition with no sample preparation required. It typically find applications in fields such as electronics, metal finishing, compliance testing, metal alloys and alternative energy
This video demonstrates how to set up and run a metal tension test according to ASTM E8 using ADMET's MTESTQuattro software.
A video demonstrating tensile testing of ASTM A36 material.
This video contains information on Bruker Nano Analytics new products, as well as a demonstration of Bruker Optic's LUMOS -- Stand Alone FT-IR Microscope with Full Automation. LUMOS is a new product on the market. It is designed to combine best performance for visible inspection and infrared spectral analysis with a simple and easy-to-use interface.
In this video Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the mercury in nitric acid.
Fritsch Autosampler – Analysette 22 Ideal for automation of measurement series: 26 positions for 40 ml containers are available for complete sample feeding, automatic dispersion, measurement and cleaning.
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 tutorial video shows the fast and problem-free installation of QCam driver in QImaging camera.
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.
Zwick 'roboTest R' handling system for automated testing of insulin pens with autoEdition2 automation software. Used in combination with testXpert® II testing software, the 'Expanded Traceability' option offers all the tools required to fulfil, in conjunction with organizational procedures and measures, the essential requirements stipulated by the FDA in 21 CFR Part 11 ('Electronic Records' and 'Electronic Signatures').
In this video Jeff Kenvin, Group Leader of Micromeritics Scientific Services Staff, explains two different free space methods in adsorption process.
This video demonstrates a C469 test on a hydraulically actuated manually controlled Baldwin universal testing machine.
This video shows the applications of load cell Xforce from Zwick Roell. It can bear the load from 5 N to 250 kN.
This is the ceramic composite disc brake system used on the Porsche 911 Turbo. It shows demonstrations of extreme braking as well as the ceramic composite componentry and some heat testing.
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 demonstrates the safe operation of Instron Precision Series Manual Wedge Grips with a room temperature ratchet.
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.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
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 Zetasizer Nano from Malvern, which provides both exceptionally high performance and entry level systems that incorporate combinations of a particle size analyzer, zeta potential analyzer, molecular weight analyzer, protein mobility and microrheology measurements.
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.
Michael Haschke from Bruker AXS shows us thorugh their new range of Micro XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) instruments. He shows us 3 instruments that vary in chamber size, with the largest able to take samples 30cm in diameter and offering vacuum analysis and a motorized stage for line scans and area analysis.
This video shows the grip face replacement for Instron 10 kN side-action pneumatic grips. The jaw face safety shields reduce the finger-pinch hazard linked with the use of pneumatic grips.
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.
The Genesis ICP system from Spectro is a low cost, high throughput instrument that makes an ideal alternative to more expensive atomic absorption spectrometers. It is typically used in the oil, soil, environmental and metallurgical fields.
As petrol prices continue to increase, it is affecting everyone and in particularly the troops fighting in wars. This video shows how the United States military has given Quantum Technologies the task to develop new fighting vehicles based on hydrogen engines. Shows how they make use special polymers with carbon fibres to develop the strength of the vehicles. Testings were done on the tanks firing with different weapons. The vehicles they developed utilize water (H2O) as fuel. An interesting film showing applications of hydrogen engines.
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 shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.
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.
The Aflow Extrusion Plastometer from Zwick is used to determination of the melt mass-flow rate (MFR) and the melt volume-flow rate (MVR) of thermoplastics.
This video provides an introduction to the Spectro-Visc kinematic temperature bath viscometer by Spectro Inc which which is suited to the measurement of viscosities of various lubricants between 20-100°C.
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 how to determine the break loose force and glide force for hypodermic syringes, capsules and similar drug delivery systems from Zwick Roell.
This video shows the ADVANTEST TAS7500, a compact terahertz pulsed spectroscopy and imaging system specifically designed for pharmaceutical applications.
Phil Harrip from Scientific Solutions shows us through the Misco AMAX 30 Refractometer. He points out key features and demonstrates the ease of use of the instrument, as well as showing us how repeatable results determined by the refractometer are.
This video shows the multiple stage positions by Metamorph software from Photometrics.
This video shows Yokogawa’s new standby power consumption measurement software, which together with its market-leading power analyzer, enables users to test according to IEC62301 Ed2.0(2011) standards.
This video shows the CoolSnap MYO CCD camera with NIS Software from Photometrics.
Demonstration of the ease of operation of the inXitu Terra portable x-ray diffraction (XRD) system.
This video shows the eXpert 5952 testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
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 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 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.
PANalytical's Ian Campbell demostrates how easy the Omnian analytical software is to use with their AXIOS and MiniPal XRF systems.
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 criteria to be followed to choose the FLIR camera.
The FlashLine series from Anter Corp is able to determine various thermal properties of a wide range of materials using the laser flash method. The properties that the FlashLine can determine include thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity and specific heat capacity. The modular unit allows thermal properties to be determined at a range of temperatures from cryogenic to 2800°C.
This video shows an FLIR MD series thermal imaging system. It is affordable and fixed-mount thermal night vision system, which can be used to steer around the obstacles and also for finding the people in the water at night.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of sausages
This video shows Andreas Huhmer, LCMS Omics Marketing Director of Thermo Scientific, discussing the ability to precisely quantify proteins via multiplexing and what it takes to observe proteomics in space and time.
In this video, Ali Somarin, Chief Geologist from Thermo Scientific, explains about the Niton XL3t GOLDD+ portable XRF analyzer.
This video shows the InnuPure C16 magnetic particle based extraction system from Analytik Jena.
This video shows how to use the automotive seal triggering and analysis for CAN serial bus decoding on all Agilent InfiniiVision X-Series oscilloscopes.
A video clip showcasing the new CO2 laser cutter. Concentrated high energy carbone dioxide laser cutting tool with a spot precision of 10 microns capable of cutting narrow deep groves on surface materials with ultra precision. Since cullets are not produced it makescleaning much easier. Discusses the common problems of producing glass cullets and how this new laser overcomes these conventional problems.
This is the introduction video of the EVOQ Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer from Bruker at IMSC in Kyoto Japan.
Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology shows us their Ultrahigh Vacuum Kelvin Probe. It is used for measuring changes in a sample's surface such as may be the case when a coating is employed, due to temperature changes and can be adpated for use with semiconductors.
Dr. Olaf Hollricher from Witec shows us their award winning TrueSurface Microscopy system. It uses Raman spectroscopy technology but has advantages over confocal Raman spectroscopy in that it is able to accurately track the surface of the sample and in the process keeping it in focus at all times.
This video shows the t-plot in microporous form in Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
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.
The ICAP-Q ICPMS from Thermo Scientific is a new instrument that has been designed from the ground up that not only provides ease of use, but also easy maintenance. While the software interface makes the instrument easy to drive other features such as the redesigned Q-Cell collision cell help increase productivity by a factor of 2 over other ICPMS systems as well as improving sensitivity by 3 to 4 times.
This video shows the objective imaging Turboscan function from QImaging, which is operating as a plug-in to Image-Pro Plus.
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.
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 shows Iain Mylchreest, VP Research and Development for Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry at Thermo Scientific, discussing the latest innovations in triple quad technology, particularly in the TSQ Quantiva and the TSQ Endura.
This video shows the interview of Yashuhiko Maekawa on Game Changing LC-MS system for EVOQ from Bruker.
The CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers are revolutionary systems optimized for production testing applications, including medical devices, plastics, packaging, textiles, rubber and electronics to name a few. No personal computer is required; no proprietary software is required; no knowledge of programming languages is required.
In this video, Frank Steiner from Thermo Scientific talks about the UltiMate 3000 UHPLC (ultra high pressure liquid chromatography) series available to all labs, all analytes and for all users.
This video shows the set up and use of an evolve EMCCD camera in the Leica MMAF software from Photometrics.
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.
This video features an interview with Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
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.
ASPEX has developed the industry's only totally integrated solution for the automated detection, identification, and characterization of micron-level debris in automotive manufacturing and cleansing operations, the AQC. Manufacturers have come to understand that particles smaller than can be seen by their current optical and gravimetric inspection techniques can impact production—particles that are easily be identified and characterized by the AQC.
This video shows Zwick-Line Torsion for push & turn tests on pharmaceutical packing.
his video shows the OmniMet™ MHT software from Buehler, which delivers automated microindentation hardness testing solutions.
This video shows Vidisco’s portable X-ray system that is used in non-destructive testing, security and veterinary applications.
This video demonstrates the set up of power injector for A2-05 LAN wired pod from CAS DataLoggers.
A visual demonstration on the production of PET bottle through the process of blow molding.
This video shows breaking of glass, which is captured by ultra-high speed and high spatial resolution HyperVision HPV-X Camera of Shimadzu.
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 shows RS-232/UART serial triggering and decoding option for InfiniiVision oscilloscopes from Agilent.
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 shows how to configure the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter for basic operation.
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.
This video shows the interview with Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight.
Listen to Dr. Pradeep Rai speak on why Vertec Polymers chose the TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer from C-Therm for their thermal conductivity testing and characterization.
In this video from Nanosurf Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros ETH Zurich (Switzerland) talk about the FluidFM technology and its applications.
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 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.
Zwick pendulum impact tester 50.000 Joule for drop weight tear tests on batelle specimes. Biggest pendulum worldwide. Features: Instrumentation, high-speed camera, specimen feeding system.
This video introduces the Tornado digital torque tester from Mecmesin. The Tornado is the most advanced, compact and easily portable torque test instrument.
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 Jong Yoo, V.P. of Technology and Marketing at Applied Spectra, discussing the technology of laser ablation and why it is a green technology.
The Cypher AFM from Asylum Research is the most revolutionary small sample AFM released in the last decade. It features an envonmental chamber, high resolution scanner providing sub angstrom resolution and fast imaging thanks to the small cantilevers.
This video shows MLS- / MS-series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. FLIR Systems markets a full range of thermal imaging cameras for the most demanding marine applications.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation and configuration of Metamorph software in Princeton Instruments Pro-EM.
This video shows the Archimedes Particle Metrology System from Malvern Instruments.
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.
In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.
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.
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.
We spoke to Stefan Kaemmer at the 2011 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston and he gave us a run down on their new Innova-IRIS system which combines the Bruker Innova AFM with the Renishaw raman confocal microscope. The system allows you to correlate chemical and topographical information at the same time.
This video shows the Voyager II / Voyager III's wide-angle thermal camera from FLIR.
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.
This video shows HD Prime Analyzer from XOS. This analyzer, powered by HDXRF technology, is designed for precise quantification and rapid screening of toxic elements in consumer products.
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 shows IBM scientist demonstrating for the first time the amount of force to move an individual atom and how they achieved it.. This allows material scientist the ability to determine what material to use to build new materials from a bottom up approach. This will have a significant impact on the future of nanoelectronics.
This video shows the Dynatup 9250 impact tester from Instron. The Dynatup 9250 is designed to measure energy absorption and related impact properties of metals, composites, polymers and resulting final components.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on the safety glasses using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows RapID, a unique solution for raw materials verification from Cobalt.
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.
This video shows the flammability test conducted on SILEXA Media from Bowman.
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.
Bob Fidler from Netzsch Instruments tells about the LFA 457 laser flash instrument used for measuring thermal diffusivity. With knowledge of thermal diffusivilty, thermal conductivity can be calculated.
The Evactron plasma decontamination systems from XEI Scientific ared used to clean samples or chambers. They removing organic contaminants and hydrocarbon residues from samples or or on instruments such as scanning electron microscopes (SEM), transmission electron microscopes (TEM) or focused ion beam systems (FIB).
This video shows a process for acquiring ISO13321:1996 complaint DLS (dynamic light scattering) data using Avid Nano i-Size 2.0 software.
This video shows the testing of opening and closing torque of lipsticks using the Mecmesin Vortex-i computer-controlled torque testing system.
In this video Julie Elston, Global Market Manager, Immunodiagnostics, Thermo Scientific talks about the PathoDxtra Strep Grouping kit.
This video shows the tests which is conducted on adjustable steering column with the help of electro-mechanical testing actuator from Zwick Roell.
The 3D DMA, dynamic mechanical analyzer from Psylotech is used to test polymeric materials to produce data for use in numerical simulations such as FEA (finite element analysis). Alex Arzoumanidis points out the main differences between the 3D DMA and other more conventional DMA instruments
This video shows the advancements in instrumentation for surface inspection and defect analysis using LensAFM from Nanosurf.
This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.
This video shows the thermal fence security system from FLIR. This system is the unique combination of thermal security cameras, video analytical software, and detection sensors that are brought together in scalable and customizable design.
This video presentation describes the features and applications of the Elzone II 5390 particle size analyzer from Micromeritics.
This video shows the SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer from Shimadzu.
This video demonstrates how to use the SBS-6500 battery internal resistance tester from Storage Battery Systems.
In this video Eric Rufe, Sales Application Manager from Bruker talks about the Multi-mode 8 atomic force microscopy.
This video shows the exceptional performance of the Zetasizer Nano ZSP from Malvern Instruments.
This video from Photometrics shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit.
This video briefly explains end conditions test parameters in DV2T viscometer and DV3T rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows Hidex’s new automatic gamma counter specifically designed to suit the requirements of modern laboratories.
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.
This video shows vertical honing process with air sizing by Barnes HV-1000 machine from Lapmaster. The machine is designed for both general purpose and specialized applications.
The EM TIC 3X Milling System surpasses conventional slope cutting instruments. It can mill at high rates, cut broad and deep into the sample, and create smooth surfaces resulting in high-quality cross-sections of almost any material, quickly and easily.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, gives an introduction on the key concept k-space to two and three dimensions.
This video briefly describes the uses and features of the Enhanced UL Adapter from Brookfield Engineering. The Enhanced UL Adapter can accurately measure Newtonian and non-Newtonian materials.
This video shows the inauguration of HORIBA Europe Research Center. This state-of-the-art center will continue the long-held tradition of innovation that was started in 1819 with the establishment of HORIBA.
This video shows the Zwick hardness testing machine, which is suitable for automated hardness testing.
The video shows the Morphologi G3 automated particle characterization system from Malvern Instruments. The system integrates high-quality images with statistically significant particle size and particle shape measurements.
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.
This video shows the most flexible, versatile ZHU/zwicki-Line universal hardness testing machine from Zwick Roell.
In this video Dr Arno Merkel from Xradia talks to about Xradia's products and technology Gary Thomas from AZoM at emc2012 in Manchester.
This video shows researchers participating at the ICMCB in Bordeaux and discussing the functioning of the Zeiss VersaXRM 3D X-ray Microscope in laboratories.
This video shows the three-point flexure test on snowboards at Zwick Roell to determine the flex and shape characteristics of snowboards.
This video shows the FluidScan Q1100 handheld infrared oil analyzer from Spectro Scientific. The device allows quantitative measurement of a lubricant's condition and plays a major role in machine condition monitoring for predictive and proactive maintenance in reliability management programs.
This video shows FLIR Ex-Series cameras, which are point-and-shoot thermal imaging cameras that give access to a new dimension in inspection capability.
This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with dual QImaging camera.
This video shows Thermo Scientific participating at Analytica 2014 in Munich.
This video shows superior TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) design from TA Instruments. The Q500 is the world’s best selling thermogravimetric analyzer.
In this video, VP, dean and professors of Georgia Institute of Technology’s share their experience in engineering lab partnership with Agilent Technologies.
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.
This video shows the new LFA 467 HyperFlash light flash apparatus from Netzsch.
This video shows the measurement positions in LUMOS from Bruker Optics. By clicking on the sample the stage is moved to the desired position.
This video shows the usage of Thermo Scientifics’ portable analytical instruments for quality initiatives.
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 fundamental operation of the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.
This video shows the rapid scanning of Celgard sample using the Cypher AFM from Asylum Research.
This video shows the installation of an Instron extensometer onto a metal specimen within a high-temperature furnace.
In this demonstration the Thermo Niton XL3 handheld XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer quickly and accurately determines the composition of a number of materials. Samples analyzed include: a turbine blade made from an aerospace alloy; a stainless steel watch band and; a titanium watch casing.
A video by Ocean Optics on how to calibrate the wavelength of a spectrometer. Spectrometer will drift slightly due to time and environmental conditions. This video details the steps in verifying and calibrating your spectrometer and the instruments required.
This video shows the analysis process and full routine maintenance of analysis chamber of ARL iSpark optical emission spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the how the Olympus cellsens software is used in coolSNAP HQ2 camera from Photometrics.
This video shows the operation of the QImaging Rolera Bolt scientific CMOS camera.
This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler.
This video shows Bruker’s latest and existing products showcased at Analytica 2014 in Munich.
This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific provides a demonstration of how the Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can be used as a valuable analytical tool for the mining industry. He shows how it can be used to analyze rock and mineral samples and outlines how the Niton XL3t can be connected to positioning systems to spatially map regions in minerals exploration applications.
This video demonstrates the D2 PHASER from Bruker AXS. The D2 PHASER is the world’s quickest desktop X-ray diffraction system for poly-crystalline material analysis.
This video from Bruker shows the second part of the Tribology seminar series, wherein detailed information is provided on how to characterize the tribo-system so that all parameters are fulfilled.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the GEO-QUANT.
In this video Robert Jacox, Consumable Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the extremely sharp and durable microtome blades for tissue processing.
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.
John Treadgold from Carl Zeiss NTS shows us the main features and specifications of the Sigma VP (Variable Pressure) scanning electron microscope (SEM). He covers its capabilities, including options for detectors etc and its ease of use and user interface as well as the ability to integrate the SEM with Carl Zeiss optical microscopes.
This video demonstrates the main features and capabilities of the Clemex CMT.HD Micro Hardness Tester
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 demonstrates the working of eXpert 5900 fatigue tester from ADMET.
This video shows Torrent sequencing systems from Thermo Scientific that sequence DNA using a semiconductor chip.
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.
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 taken at Heinrich Lab, UC Davis depicts the difference in micropipette noise levels by measuring the quality of application without isolation and with a Herzan TS-150 active vibration isolation system inside the NanoVault enclosure.
This video briefly illustrates the features and uses of the Small Sample Adapter (SSA) from Brookfield Engineering. Sample volumes in the order of 2 to 16 mL can be measured precisely using the SSA at defined shear rates.