Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos

Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos
The innoRam Raman spectrometer from B&W Tek is the first Raman spectrometer to feature an integrated touch screen computer, but can also be used with an external computer. It is an extremely sensitive instrument with excellent resolution despite it's small size.
In this video Katie Evans, Senior Product Manager of Thermo Scientific discusses the flexibility of SampleManager 11 with configurable data flow-through.
This video shows the DSC 214 Polyma differential scanning calorimeter from Netzsch.
This video shows the hardness testing of heat-treated crankshaft using Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler.
Brad Dodrill from Lake Shore Cryotronics shows us through one of their cryogenic micromanipulator probe stations. These are used to characterize electronic and magneto transport properties of materials such as semiconductor wafers.
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.
In this video Immunohistochemistry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights the function of cryostats.
A video illustrating how to take reflection measurements with your spectrometer using the Ocean Optics SpectraSuite software package. This tutorial takes you on a step by step process including required instruments, environmental conditions and how to analyze your data.
This video shows the demonstration of ASTM F1306 puncture testing by AdMet Test Systems.
In this video Kimberly Chomiak, Sales Office Manager, Optics and Sensor Division, Pacer International talks about the optical electric sensing components and its capabilities.
In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.
This video from Anton Paar shows TrueFocus, a special feature of the SAXSpace nanostructure analyzer that enables simple and time-saving alignment of X-ray components at the push of a button.
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 eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A1.
Demonstration of the ease of operation of the inXitu Terra portable x-ray diffraction (XRD) system.
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 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.
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 the objective imaging Turboscan function from QImaging, which is operating as a plug-in to Image-Pro Plus.
Buck Scientific, a distributor of Cecil Instruments, illustrates the CE 2041 single-beam UV/Visible spectrophotometer with an integral printer and an encoded software enhancement facility (E-SEF) in the video below.
This video shows fatigue test conducted on springs with servo-hydraulic load frames-HA series from Zwick.
This video shows Mecmesin M500E tester which provides an affordable solution for tensile and compression testing up to 500N.
This video shows the Ink Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering. The Ink Viscometer is a Waterbase Viscometer designed for the printing market.
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.
This video shows the Thermo Scientifics’ Center of Excellence for Molecular Biology located in Vilnius, Lithuania provides comprehensive state of art services from ides through packaging to built.
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 Thermo Fisher expert, Ryan Kershner, explaining the functioning of the Thermo Scientific™ DXR™xi Raman imaging microscope, which pushes Raman microscopy to the next level.
This video shows Fatigue test on spinal implant with a Zwick servo-hydraulic testing machine (H10) according to ISO 12189, ASTMT 2077, ASTM F 2347
This video 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 installation of Buck Scientific’s graphite furnace on the rear side of its 210VGP Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS). Buck 210VGP AAS is upgraded with back-mounted graphite furnace for PPB trace level analysis.
In this video Ronald Williams, President from Elvatech introduces ElvaX ProSpector, the latest XRF system handheld XRF Analyzers at Pittcon 2013.
As consumers requires faster gadgets and instruments there is a need for more smaller faster chips. Lithography is the key to making chips smaller. A new technology called Immersion is making more powerful semiconductor chips using water in the production process. 8 million wafers has being produced by this method since 2008. Watch and find out how !!
This video shows the measurement of grey scale value by using the Mean Variance calculator from Photometrics.
Measuring the maximum flexural strength of a product using the 3 point bend test and an Admet MTESTQuattro universal testing machine.
In this video Fred Morris, Product Manager from Bruker describes the LUMOS FT-IR microscope. The LUMOS used for visual inspection and infrared spectral analysis of micro samples with highest comfort.
This video shows F1 rear impact trial test at the Cranfield Impact Centre.
This video shows how to confirm cone plate gap setting and calibration of R/S Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering.
Zwick Roell Video: Tensile tests on plastics to ISO 527 with makroXtens extensometer
This video features an interview with Dafydd Milton, Product Manager – LC & LC/MS Columns at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows the SILEXA’s incredible oil collecting ability on floor spills from Bowman.
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 ET 05 Brittleness tester from Elastocon. The automatic determination of bittleness point according to ISO 812, ISO 974, ASTM D746, ASTM D2137 and other technical equivalent standards can be found with this instrument.
In this video Ken Smith, Business Development Director from Olympus talks about the FOX-IQ liquid analyzer. The Fox-IQ provides customized and automated, continuous XRF measurements of Ca to U.
This video demonstrates the ISO 37 elastomer tensile strength and elongation test from ADMETestSystems. This test method is used for determining the tensile properties of the elastomers.
Leica's Todd Perez shows us their TXP mechanical preparation system and the TIC 3X triple ion beam cutting system.
Chris Orsulak from Bruker points out the main features of the ContourGT Optical Profiler and briefly describes how it works. he also shows us how it can take measurements in very short time frames and how the new AcuityXR measurement mode (introduced at the 2010 MRS Fall Meeting) can produce improved results due to the increased lateral resolution.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the biological growth in water. Dilutions in water at pH 7 are not for most elements but may be required to prevent chemical reactions of some of the compounds containing the element.
Dave Dolak from Malvern Instrument showcases their new Malvern Zetasizer µV and Zetasizer APS, which are making the debut at Pittcon 2009. These instruments are dedicated batch dynamic light scattering instruments which feature the ultimate in sensitivity and use the lowerst sample volumes, as low as 2 microlitres.
Mark Buckley from Hiden Analytical shows us through the gas sampling HPR20 Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer which is ideal for analysing gases from process lines.
This video shows the ExPress 250kN servo hydraulic testing machine with MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
In this video Brad Dodrill of Lake Shore, provides an explanation of traditional Hall measurements.
Enrique Lozano from B&W Tek shows us their nanoRam, Raman spectrometer, a portable/handheld instrument that is simple to operate and provides results in seconds. It can be used to analyze powder, liquid and gel samples.
This video shows the MCR 702 TwinDrive rheometer from Anton Paar. In this rheometer rheological tests can be performed with two torque transducers and drive units.
This video demonstrates the usage of magnetic C-mounts in QImaging cameras.
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.
The DForce from Admet is a low force mechanical testing system capabale of carrying out static and dynamic mechical testing operations. It is suited to fatigue testing biomedical materials such as stents and tubing.
The interactive and user-firendly Periodic Table of Elements App for iPad from Oxford Intruments is a useful tool for finding elements inside the Periodic Table or for choosing the correct XRF analyzer for an element.
This video shows the advanced AURIGA Compact FIB-SEM. Users can leverage the proven Carl Zeiss CrossBeam technology and integrate high resolution imaging with the milling performance of the focused ion beam.
This video demonstrates a nozzle shear test to break-off an aluminium cap using Mecmesin’s MultiTest motorized test system. The test system is equipped with an AFG (advanced force gauge) and a chisel point accessory to break-off the cap, and a special fixturing to hold the sample firmly in place.
Dan Davis from Shimadzu shows us their EDX-LE benchtop x-ray fluorescence (XRF) instrument. he shows us key features such as the sample positioning camera and runs a sample in real time for us.
This video is about Thermo Scientific Niton XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer testimonial by VFM (Vegas Fastener Manufacturing).
This training video from Brookfield Engineering explains how to unpack and recognize each part of a viscometer.
A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.
This video shows the cyclic and static tests for external skeletal fixation devices from Zwick Roell.
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 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.
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.
In this video Paula Heimler, Product Manager of Thermo Scientific talks about F1-ClipTip or Finnpipette F1 manual pipetting system.
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.
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 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 shows Kinexus, the next generation rotational rheometer platform from Malvern Instruments.
This video illustrates a compression test performed on the pushbuttons of a toy using a compression testing system from Instron.
This video shows the employees share their experiences of working at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
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.
In this video the customers at ISRI share how their businesses have benefited from having lab-quality analysis in the field with the help of Thermo Scientific Portable XRF Analyzers.
This video shows 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.
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.
See how the Hyper-Cam, a thermal infrared hyperspectral imaging sensor can be used in an airborne configuration to detect and identify any substance or target that has a know infrared spectrum. Acquiring hyperspectral images from an airplane allows to map vast areas and obtain important spectral information useful for target detection and identification, geology and mining exploration, environmental monitoring and more.
This video shows the eXpert 5952 testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
This video from Photometrics shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit.
A video showing hardness testing being performed on a a tungsten ring and compared with hardness testing with platinum, titanium, white gold rings. Please remember not to try this on your wedding rings !!
This video shows the high-resolution, non-contact 3D measurement systems from cyberTECHNOLOGIES.
This video demonstrates tensile testing of fabrics using Mecmesin MultiTest-d and MultiTest-xt force testing stands at Millais school. The MultiTest 1-d is a rugged, motorised test frame, which enables simple testing of elementary tension and compression up to 1kN.
Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their SpectroFTIR Alpha Q410 oil analyzer. This compact instrument has been specifically designed for looking at oil and fuel samples.
This video shows the experiences of the customers with the usage of handheld Thermo Scientific FirstDefender and TruDefender instruments for unknown chemical identification.
This video shows testing of sintered metal specimens featuring a short clamped length from Zwick. The clamping length available for insertion in the sample is quite short.
In this video Robert Jacox from Thermo Scientific spotlights the complete line of anatomical pathology consumables sold under the Thermo Scientific brand.
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific runs a demonstration, showing how quickly the Niton XL2 handheld XRF analyzer can be used to determine the composition of stainless steel samples.
This video from Imina Technologies illustrates the positioning of an optical fiber with a miBot micromanipulator over an LED that is electrically contacted by two other miBots.
This video shows the unveiling of Xenocs' new Nano-inXider vertical SAXS/WAXS system at the 2014 IUCr Congress in Montreal.
This video shows the Insitec online particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments. Insitec is designed to withstand the rigors of the process environment.
This video shows the introduction of AutoX750 Automatic Contacting Extensometer from Instron.
The Terra is the world's first portable XRD (X-ray diffractometer). It weighs about 15kg and has enough battery power to run for approximately 7-8 hours and features a resolution that is comparable to larger laboratory sized XRD units.
This video shows the easy-to-use and cryogen-free high-performance compact ICON MRI desktop system from Bruker.
This video shows quick steps on how to obtain a viscosity reading on a Brookfield Viscometer.
This video shows leading Nuclear Magnetic Resonance experts discussing how NMR can be integrated into medical research as well as various other fields.
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.
In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International introduces the new B&WTek NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer.
A video clip showing the use of the latest light microscope, the nanoscope, which has many applications in nanomaterials and studies within biological systems. Sample can be viewed as small as 100nm with high resolution. The nanoscope allows the ability to visuallize the structure and shape of the material even if cannot be seen.
This video shows breaking of glass, which is captured by ultra-high speed and high spatial resolution HyperVision HPV-X Camera of Shimadzu.
This video shows the SMS-2500 Robotics-based Automation for OES from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the functioning of Shimadzu’s DSES-1000 long-travel extensometer that has been designed to measure soft materials.
This video shows Anton Paar’s new autosampler unit MAS 24 designed for Monowave 300 microwave reactor.
This video shows the 22nd Forum for Materials Testing testXpo 2013 conducted by Zwick at Ulm, Germany.
John Guerin from Micromeritics shows us the AccuPyc II 1340 pycnometer, used for measuring the density of materials. John explains how the instrument works with the use of a schematic diagram.
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').
This video shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.
The ease of use and fast operation of the C-Therm Technologies TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer is demonstrated. In this demosntration the thermal conductivity of a Pyroceram sample is taken within seconds.
This video shows you how to use the Agilent U2723A SMU to draw the I-V curve for BJT
This video shows the eXpert 9000 torsion tester with MTESTQuattro from ADMET, which performs a pair of test on a wood screw.
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.
This animation video shows the multi EA 5000 instrument, which is used for Micro-Elemental Analysis from Analytik Jena.
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 short clamping-length specimen grips from Zwick Roell. The short clamping-length grips are used for testing sintered metal specimens.
This video shows how to set up and use WinFluor imaging software with Photometrics cameras.
This video shows Thermo Scientific Pharmaceutical Microbiology Solutions. This microbiology solution consists of full range of quality Thermo Scientific Oxoid and Remel products for the pharmaceutical microbiology workflow.
This video shows Ken Miller from Thermo Scientific talking about the new generation of mass spectrometers: Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Quantiva, and TSQ Endura.
This video demonstrates the functioning of the Fully Automatic Rubber Tensile Testing System from Shimadzu.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on heart-shaped soft candies using an Instron compression tester.
This video explains an easy way to do color measurement using AvaSoft 8 software from Avantes. There are different ways to measure color such as with the reflection pro and in integrating sphere.
This video from Photometrics shows how to make measurements in photo electrons after the mean variance calculations are done.
This video shows the flexural test performed by TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video provides an overview of Applied Spectra, who is a major supplier of laser-based analytical instruments.
These grips by ADMET are ideal for holding webbings and ribbons during tension tests as they prevent premature specimen breakage.
This video shows HyPix-3000 2D hybrid pixel array detector from Rigaku. This next-generation semiconductor detector is designed to carry out diffraction studies.
This video shows the Yokogawa CW10 Clamp-on Power Meter. The unit can measure up to 1000 V AC/DC and can determine up to 600 A.
This video illustrates a compression test performed on the pushbuttons of a remote control using a compression testing system from Instron.
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 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.
This video shows how to calculate isotherm calculation using Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
This video from Bruker shows the molecular imaging center at the University of Torino which is one of the leaders in NMR, MRI, ultrasound, and particle imaging.
This video shows the FLIR T620 & T640 thermal imaging systems. The FLIR T620 & T640 is the combination of the flexibility and ergonomics of the FLIR T-Series with extreme image quality of the P-Series cameras.
This video shows the LIN serial bus analysis in Agilent InfiniiVision oscilloscopes.
This video shows the overview of GoldXpert from Olympus. The GoldXpert is a stylish countertop analyzer fit for the consumer showroom environment.
This video shows the Handle-O-Meter (HOM) from Thwing-Albert. The surface friction and flexibility of sheeted materials such as toweling, tissue, film, textiles and nonwovens can be measured using HOM.
This animated video shows eLearning course on "What are waves" chapter from "Basics of Optical Analysis".
This video shows how Alicona, a leader in advanced manufacturing machine tool technology verifies the quality of machinery using InfiniteFocus.
This video show how to quickly configure the date and time in the new DV2T Viscometer or DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows the running of the QImaging Exi Blue camera in CellSens Software.
This video shows how to control the Photometrics scientific cameras with Metamorph Software.
In this video scientists from Thermo scientific illustrates the transformation of analytical technologies into science using Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer.
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 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 from Carl Zeiss shows a 3D representation of reconstructed Multiview recordings of a Drosophila embryo expressing fluorescently tagged BAC clone (GFP).
In this video Dr. Katherine Bakeev, Director of Analytical Services from B&W Tek talks about the features of i-Raman EX Portable Raman Spectrometer at Pittcon 2013.
This video carries a presentation by Malvern Instruments that describes how optical property selection can be made using the laser diffraction technology, following the guidance provided in ISO13320.
This video shows the product demonstration of SAXSpace from Anton Paar. It is a new nanostructure analyzer based on small- and wide-angle X-ray scattering (SWAXS).
This video shows Thermo Scientific ARL™ SMS-3500 Automation for Twin OES or XRF.
Dr. Steven Oldenburg of nanoComposix speaks to why he selected the C-Therm TCi for his thermal conductivity testing needs at zero gravity on-board a NASA aircraft.
This video 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.
This video illustrates the wedge impact test performed using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows the compression testing using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd 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 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 shows the two-point Flexure Test from Zwick Roell being carried out on a plastic film.
This video demonstrates a three-point flexural bend test performed on plastics using an ADMET universal testing machine equipped with a three-point bend fixture.
This video shows the interview of Yashuhiko Maekawa on Game Changing LC-MS system for EVOQ from Bruker.
In this video, Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth from Lake Shore gives a brief tour of the Model 8404 HMS instrument console and the components inside.
This video shows a 90 degree adhesive peel strength test on an ADMET eXpert 7601 universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). We fit the eXpert 7601 with our 90 degree peel strength fixture and one vise grip on the top crosshead to hold the free end of the tape. The fixture has numerous tapped holes that allow you to clamp a multitude of various parts and substrates to the test bed.
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.
The new Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageSizer is the ideal measuring instrument for easy quality control in various areas of application -- and is the fast alternative to sieving. Especially robust and brilliantly simple to operate!
This video demonstrates a ProGage thickness tester provided by Thwing Albert Instrument Company.
Splitting powder samples into representative samples quickly and easily using the Quantachrome Micro Rotary Riffler.
This video shows an easy one page experimental setup for running a DLS (dynamic light scattering) experiment using Avid Nano i-Size 2.0.
This video 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 demonstrates how to change measurement cells on the Malvern Instruments' Mastersizer 3000. The auto locking measurement system ensures cell alignment and simplifies changeover and maintenance. Changing the measurement cell allows you to swap from measuring samples dry with the Aero to wet with the Hydro dispersion units.
This video shows the introduction to tribology and Universal Mechanical Tester (UMT) from Bruker.
This video Zwick shows how to determine the burst strength of tissue products as per EN ISO 12625-9 standards.
This video shows Haroun Shah, Ph.D., of the Health Protection Agency, discussing about the importance of Thermo Scientific’s integrated technology in microbiology testing.
FRT fully automated, high resolution metrology tools for the topographical and surface mapping of 8 and 12 inch semiconductor wafers feature automated prealignment, auto calibration, automated pattern recognition and fine alignment, easy die selection and measurement. They are able to measure, roughness, topography, film thickness, step height, bow and warp and are perfectly suited to front end integration.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system. It is a simple tensile and compression testing system routinely used for quality control measurements in the production areas.
This video shows how the QImaging Retiga 2000R color CCD camera with large field of view and high dynamic range runs inside the NIS Elements software.
Nanosight have developed a unique technique for detecting and viewing nanoparticles in real time using laser light. Jeremy Warren explains how it work and the key components to their system
This video illustrates how to use Kinetics (Dynamics Center) to analyse NMR reaction monitoring data from Bruker.
This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.
This video shows installation of screen protector in DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows the sealed high pressure clamps which are used in the PIKE MIRacle.
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 X-Supreme8000 energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective solution for quality assurance and process control applications in fields such as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the X-Supreme8000 is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.
The Dimension V from Veeco combines an atomic force microscope (AFM) with a nanomechanical tester. This is achieved using a specifically designed probe. It is able to measure properties such as stiffness, adhesion and energy dissipation as well as provide the imaging capabilities of an AFM.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 20 kN for bending tests on composite materials according to standards.
This video shows the overview of MultiTest-i computer-controlled force measurement system from Mecmesin.
This video shows the eXpert 1911 servo hydraulic testing machine from ADMET.
This interesting video presented by its founders shows how the Oxford Instruments company evolved and where it had come from. Coming from small beginnings and growing rapidly through the 70s and 80s, and restructuring due to economic factors and acquisition. More recently they have looked to increase in size using opportunities in nanotechnology, energy, health, security and environmental protection markets using their skills of working at the atomic level.
This user group video from Malvern Instruments shows Morgan motor company car factory which manufactures sports cars.
This video shows N6466A MOST compliance testing using Agilent Oscilloscope. Agilent’s MOST compliance application will help to validate physical layer compliance quickly and easily without having to be an expert.
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 demonstrates an impact test performed on a fiber-reinforced polymer matrix composite using Instron 9250 drop weight impact tester.
Kevin Kjoller, Vice President of Product Development at Anasys Instruments demonstrates how easy the VESTA localized thermal analysis system is to use.
This video shows the FLIR A310f and FLIR A310pt thermal imaging cameras.
This video shows the working of Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments. The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest generation of the world’s most popular particle sizing instrument.
This video demonstrates how the B&W Tek NanoRam Raman spectrometer makes fast and easier raw material identification in the pharmaceutical industry.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on the plastic films using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
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.
In this video Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth of Lake Shore gives an overview of Model 8404 Hall Measurement system (HMS).
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the nitric acid.
This video shows Thomas Höche, Professor of Experimental Physics at Fraunhofer IWM, explaining the functioning of the CrossBeam AURIGA FIB-SEM System from Zeiss.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Peter LaPuma from Bruker AXS takes us for a tour of the new flag ship D8 Discover X-Ray Diffractometer (XRD). One of the key features to this XRD is the easy exchange optics that can be swapped in just seconds and any change is both auto-detected by the system and is self aligning, requiring no special tools to do so. This allows rapid swapping of configurations.
In this excerpt Tyler Liebig talks about the Thermo Scientific PT Module, which offers a starter Immunohistochemistry system.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific Niton XRF analyzers for collecting the direct rock samples.
This video shows how QImaging Retiga 2000R mono camera with high dynamic range and large field of view runs inside the NIS Elements software.
This video shows the Archimedes Particle Metrology System from Malvern Instruments.
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.
Learn about Zwick and their comprehensive range of materials testing equipment that cater for all types of materials. Their range caters for all testing environments from research, to production, through to quality assurance. They are even able to purpose build test equipment for specific applications if required.
This video shows manufacturing of SILEXA filtration media by Bowman.
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.
In this video, VP, dean and professors of Georgia Institute of Technology’s share their experience in engineering lab partnership with Agilent Technologies.
The Multiprep System is a semiautomatic instrument ideal the preparation of precise samples with tiny geometries for microscopic analysis. The sophisticated design, using specifically designed jigs, enables the MultiPrep is able to take the guess work out of polishing and prepare samples in a repeatable fashion.<
This video shows the first episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on emission spectroscopy.
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 Nano stick from Pike Technologies, which is used for the determination of DNA and protein concentration by UV-Vis spectrophotometry.
In this video Prof. Jerker Widengren, from Royal Institute of Technology discusses the advantages of using Cobolt lasers for research.
This video briefly explains end conditions test parameters in DV2T viscometer and DV3T rheometer from Brookfield.
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.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific Particulate Matter Continuous Emissions Monitoring System (PM CEMS) that uses dual sensing technology to achieve a true mass concentration in the particulates.
This video demonstrates how to set up and run a metal tension test according to ASTM E8 using ADMET's MTESTQuattro software.
This video demonstrate the process of producing UV conformal coating using UV conveyor processing. The UV oven is an inline system with full images of a UV conformal coating curing.
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 working of surtronic roundness measurement systems from Taylor Hobson.
The 8500 FE-SEM from Agilent Technologies is the first dedicated benchtop field emission SEM on the market. It features a unique lens fabricated using MEMS technology.
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.
In this video Jeff Sherman, Director of Sales- NMR Technologies introduces Thermo Scientific picoSpin 45.
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.
This video demonstrates the compression test performed on a little pumpkin using an Instron 250 kN universal testing machine.
This video shows the reviewing of multi-dimensional data sets through Metamorph software in QImaging camera.
This video shows the patent pending 2712-04x pneumatic grip specimen alignment device and holders from Instron.
This video shows the UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation System) certified Zwick/ZHV 1-m and Zwick/ZHV 2-m performing Knoop and Vickers hardness testing according to ISO 4545, EN ISO 6507 and ASTM E92 standards.
This video illustrates about the global supplier of optical 3D surface measurement solutions, Alicona.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in PC.
James Brenner from Extrel shows us the MAX300-LG, which is a mass spectrometer for TGA (thermogravimetric analyzers). It can be retrofitted to any TGA on the market.
This video shows the automated specimen handling system from Instron. Plastic materials and thin films can be tested using this system.
Martin Thomas from Quantachrome tells us about their new Porometer 3G capillary liquid expulsion porometer that is on show for the first time at Pittcon. The Porometer 3G can measure the pore size and quantity of sheet-like materials like filters and battery separators. This is done by measuring gas flow through the sample, as the applied pressure is changed.
This video takes you through Zwick Roell’s 20th forum for Materials Testing, the testXpo 2011, which was held from 10 to 13 October at Zwick, Germany.
This video shows the new Zetasizer NanoSampler from Malvern instruments. It is a compact, versatile and fully automated sample delivery system that allows precise and reproducible loading of samples into the Zetasizer Nano system
This video shows the remote control with display from Zwick Roell. It can be operated with one hand and is used as an operating panel.
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.
In this Thermo scientific video Gilles Martin, founder and CEO of Eurofins talks about the growth in the field of bioanalytical testing.
A video demonstrating different automated testing systems for tensile, bend and impact tensile tests on seven different types of plastics
This video illustrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system measures the recovery time of a sample of viscoelastic foam (memory foam).
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 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.
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 shows how to set-up and record images from QImaging camera in Linkam Lynksys software.
Sean Gasparovic shows us the Keyence VHX-1000 fully integrated digital microscope system. It includes an optical system designed specifically to work with a CCD, with magnification from 0.1X to 5000X
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.
Joe Wolfgang from Malvern Instruments points out the key features of the Mastersizer 2000 laser diffraction particle size analyzer which determines particle size distributions for particles in the range from 20nm to 2mm. The Mastersizer 2000 can cope with dry or wet samples.
Brian Litteer from PANalytical shows us their X'Pert Powder x-ray diffractometer (XRD). It features PANalytical's easy change module feature, which enables the user to quickly change optical modules, sample stages and detectors. Accurate machining means that once installed, the modules are almost perfectly aligned. The X'Pert powder is a general use XRD system and is ideal for quality control applications where higher end instruments are unneccessary.
This video briefly explains how to set and change passwords in DV2T viscometer and DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with an eP digital controller and WinCom Plus software
This video shows just how simple the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is to use. School children use the microscope to examine some real like samples and demonstrate the user friendly operator interface.
This video of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series discusses Raman instrumentation and sampling.
This video teaches how to install the Thesycon stack with QImaging drivers.
In this video from Nanosurf Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros ETH Zurich (Switzerland) talk about the FluidFM technology and its applications.
This video describes how the x-ray fluorescence or XRF analytical technique works and how it can be used to identify the elemental composition of unknown metals.
This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler. (Language: German)
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.
This video shows Mark Bumiller from HORIBA Scientific talking about the laser diffraction particle size distribution analyzer called the Partica LA 950.
In this video Nick Santiago from Thermo Scientific talks about the Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD aerosol detector.
The ABB MB3600-CH30 is an FT-NIR laboratory analyzer for biodiesel applications suitable for production optimization and product quality assessment. It can provide a rapid determination of mono-, di- and tri-glyceride content, residual methanol, methyl ester % and other quality parameters in biodiesel for finished product screening and end-point determination in biodiesel reactors.
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 compares the working of the Agilent InfiniiVision 3000 X-Series oscilloscopes with Tektronix MSO/DPO 3000 series.
This article by ADMET discusses foam tensile strength testing. A foam tensile strength test can be found in ASTM D3574 Test E which applies to slab, bonded, and molded flexible cellular urethane foams. There are many tests in this specification including tests for density, ball rebound, airflow, etc. However, the most common tests in the specification are the mechanical tests that can be performed on a universal testing machine such as indentation force deflection, compression force deflection and tear resistance. This article discusses Test E, the foam tension test.
This video shows the criteria to be followed to choose the FLIR camera.
This video shows an overview of CEAST 9050 tester from Instron. The CEAST 9050 impact pendulum is designed for determining the resilience of thermoplastic materials to impact.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin Orbis digital torque tester.
The new Rigaku Supermini200 has improved software capabilities as well as a better footprint.
This video shows SureTect real-time PCR system from Thermo Scientific, which is used for pathogen detection in food.
This video shows DELTA Handheld XRF Analyzer from Olympus. These DELTA XRF analyzers provide fast, non-destructive elemental analysis from Mg to U, from PPM to 100%.
ACTOR is a proven commercial solution for automating routine crystal screening and data collection at both synchrotron beam lines and home laboratories.
This video features an interview with Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows Bag-In-Box packages, which is essential for adequate analysis of dissolved oxygen and dissolved carbon dioxide with Anton Paar's CO2 and O2 meters.
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 from Carl Zeiss shows how the 2-day old zebrafish was imaged from four angles and then reconstructed utilizing Multiview registration and fusion software.
This video shows the EVOQ triple quadrupole mass spectrometer from Bruker. This EVOQ triple quadrupole for liquid chromatography (LC-TQ) is designed to quantify real samples in the fastest sample-to-report time possible.
This video shows the demonstration of Cytomat 10 given by Hema Downey. Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10 is a fully automated incubator and storage module for high-capacity cell growth and assay incubation.
The range of Niton Handheld XRF analyzer products from Thermo Fisher Scientific is displayed. These products include the Niton XL2 and the flagship Niton XL3t. Features and applications of both instruments are described. Accessories for making measurements easier and faster in the field are also shown.
This video displays a puncture fixture available from Thwing Albert>. This puncture fixture is designed to meet the standard test method, the ASTM D4833, for measuring the index puncture resistance of geomembranes and related products.
MIT/CalTech alums double team for a brilliant Micro-ESR demo.
This video gives an introduction on FLIR Ex-Series thermal imaging cameras. The FLIR Ex-Series cameras are extremely easy to understand and operate designed for entry-level users.
This video from Surface Measurement Systems (SMS) demonstrates the key features of the Dynamic Vapor Sorption family of instruments.
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.
Part 2 of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
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.
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.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek discusses the working of Terranova-MRI. The key principles of this instrument are demonstrated in this video.
This video shows the basic operation and installation of highly sensitive, economical 205 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS) from Buck Scientific.
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 how to use the SBS-6500 battery internal resistance tester from Storage Battery Systems.
A video by ADMET introducing pneumatic grips. Pneumatic grips are available as either wedge or vise types. They allow for rapid sample changes and constant clamping force. Plastics, metals, fabrics, films, ceramics, and many other types of samples can be held in a pneumatic grip.
This video shows the crunchiness and smoothness tests using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
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 provides a live demonstration of how to perform a hardness test using a Tru-Blue II hardness tester from United Testing. It also includes a brief demonstration of how the system can be used to perform tests on multiple parts and produce statistical data.
Rick Olds from Ambios Technology shows us through the Q-View. The Q-View which combines scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and interferometer which are interchangeable for taking surface roughness and topography measurements on small and larger areas.
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.
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.
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 demonstrates a 3-point flexure test performed on plastics using a universal testing machine from Zwick Roell.
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.
This video shows the fast and compact Spinsolve NMR spectrometer from Magritek. This spectrometer is easy to operate, has incredible sensitivity and also user interface software.
Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their Spectroil Q100 system for oil condition monitoring. It is used for testing of oil to determine the amount of wear that is taking place with valuable machinery and measures contaminants and additives. It uses the atomic emission spectroscopy operating principle.
This video features an interview with Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows SmartBrowse, a contextual imaging tool that can be used for post-image acquisition.
In this video Julie Elston, Global Market Manager, Immunodiagnostics, Thermo Scientific talks about the PathoDxtra Strep Grouping kit.
This video shows the TouchControl option in XRF from Bruker. The TouchControl consistently favors easy, intuitive operation.
Dr. Mariano Paganelli from Expert System Solutions shows us their high temperature optical measuring system. This instrument can provide thermal expansion data like a dilatometer, but has the added benefit that it uses optical techniques as opposed to mechanical measuring, so it can cater for non-rigid samples. It can also provide much more detailed information on a materials' behaviour when subjected to high temperatures.
This video from Brookfield Engineering explains what is meant by overrange "EEE" (in % and cP) and when the viscometer readings will become unstable.
A video by ADMET describing six methods used to test the adhesion strength of pressure sensitive tape according to ASTM D3330.
This video shows the next generation of advanced laser marking workstations from FOBA.
This video is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses the special requirements of the academia market.
Dave Shepard from Netzsch Instruments MMC 274 Nexus Multi Module Calorimeter. It is suited to liquids and battery materials. The instrument can employ different modules depending on what type of measurement is required. Modules that can be supplied can perform measurement akin to differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), accelerating rate calorimetry and very fast tracking, to simulate runaway heating.
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.
This video explains the principles governing laser diffraction particle sizing. The presentation by Malvern Instruments illustrates how a laser diffraction measurement is performed and how particle size distributions are determined.
The Multisizer 4 is a particle size analyzer from Beckman Coulter that uses the Coulter principle to determine particle size. Ed Hoff explains how this principle is based on electrical resistance making it independent of refractive index unlike light scattering techniques. Furthermore, it measures the size of each individual particle making it extremely accurate.
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.
Jim Miller from Thermcraft shows us their transparent tube furnace that was originally developed by MIT. The transparent nature of the furnace allows the user to gain valuable insights into what is happening to their sample at various temperatures so they can develop a good understanding of what is happening during their process. The transparent tube furnace is primarily used in research applications where chemical and physical changes as a function of temperature can be observed.
This video features an interview with David Peake, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Introducing the new Phenom benchtop electron microscope from FEI. With today's industry requiring higher quality control and speed, the Phenom can produce high resolution images from submicron to nanoscale in seconds. It as easy as using a digital camera. This video will show you how~~
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 how to confirm the accuracy of Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer by performing a calibration check.
This video presents the Dionex QD charge detector from Thermo Scientific. The detector uses a membrane-based desalting technology that identifies ions in proportion to their concentration and charge.
In this video Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight talks about the nanoparticle tracking analysis system named NS300 from NanoSight. The NS300 can visualize and measure particles in suspension in the size range 10-2000nm (depending on material).
This video shows the advancements in instrumentation for surface inspection and defect analysis using LensAFM from Nanosurf.
This video shows the Diamond Anniversary of Buehler. Experts from Beuhler look back to initial support given to the metallography industry in Chicago.
This video shows the interview of Dan Ayres, Managing Director from Oxford Instruments at Pittcon 2013.
This video shows the MB3600-CH10, a FT-NIR analyzer for oleochemicals applications from ABB.
This short video from Semicro describes their PATTI (Pneumatic Adhesion Tensile Testing Instruments) range. These instruments are the most accurate adhesion testers on the market.
This video from Anton Paar shows an exclusive feature of the SAXSpace nanostructure analyzer called SmartSAXS. This feature uses a dual beam concept, i.e. line- and- point-collimated X-ray beams which are suitable for SAXS on isotropic systems and SAXS on oriented samples, respectively.
Del Redfern from Oxford Instruments shows us their X-MAX silicon drift detector, the world's largest area silicon drift detector (SDD). The X-MAX is suited to almost all SEMs and most TEMs and produces the best performance for a SDD with resolution down to 124eV for Manganese and less than 50eV for Carbon. The X-MAX also features high speed analysis, leading to high throughput and excellent data integrity.
This video shows how NETZSCH has set a new benchmark in thermal analysis and in the determination of thermophysical properties.
This video shows the BioCoat liquid resistant cover for medical device testing on 5940 Systems from Instron.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a 20x magnification phase contrast of HeLa cells.
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 the Water Vapour Permeation Analyzer from Systech Illinois.
Tensile testing of nylon using an Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer.
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.
Celeste Jenkins from Agilent Technologies explains the importance of source measurement units or SMU's for the characterization of electrical properties of materials and devices. They are typically used on materials like silicon-based solar cells.
This video shows the EDX-7000/8000 energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer from Shimadzu.
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.
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.
This video demonstrates the Zetasizer µV and APS system from Malvern Instruments. Designed for protein characterization, the Zetasizer µV combines the highest sensitivity with a minimum of 2ìL volume requirement. The Zetasizer APS is a user-friendly, dynamic light scattering (DLS) system that automates measurements of sample in a range of common microtitre plates.
This video shows Dean Mulyk, who is talking about the automated DNA/RNA extraction using Thermo Scientific’s Orbitor KingFisher instrument.
This video shows the Trailer for Anton Paar's video channel. Anton Paar has launched a video channel to promote the products directly to the consumers.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives introduction to nuclear magnetic resonance.
This video shows vertical honing of turbo impellers by Barnes HV-1000 from Lapmaster. This machine is dually designed for general purpose and specialized applications.
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 John Kelly and Dan Soisson from Spectro Analytical demonstrate the xSORT handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer. This portable unit is ideally suited to rapid throughput metals sorting and identification such as in scrap yards and stainless steel warehousing.
This video shows the product description of Talyrond 450 from Taylor Hobson.
This video shows the TruMac carbon/nitrogen/sulfur determinator from LECO. Characteristically heterogeneous, difficult to prepare, or low-level samples can be easily handles with this determinator.
This video shows Anton Paar’s Masterwave BTR benchtop reactor, which is based on a revolutionary technique.
This video shows eXpert 8602 axial-torsion testing machine equipped with MTESTQuattro software from ADMET.
This video shows Jeff Dierker, Magnetics expert from LakeShore Cryotronics, demonstrating the basic operation of a Hall effect gaussmeter for measuring magnet’s characteristics.
This video from Asylum Research shows individual defects on the cleavage plane of calcite image using Cypher AFM.
This video from Alicat Scientific shows why turndown ratio is necessary. Turndown ratio is a measure of the useable range of an instrument, expressed as the full-scale range divided by the minimum point of measure.
The PG-X from Thwing-Albert is a compact, video-based instrument for measuring contact angles of surfaces. It is able to do the test in a completely nondestructive manner catering for almost all shaped surfaces, with virtually no sample preparation.
The MicroXam100 from KLA Tencor is a surface profilometer and white light optical interferometer. Jim Zobel explains how the system works and demsinatres it's fast data acquisition rates.
This video demonstrates an impact test performed using Instron’s Dynatup mini-tower impact test machine on a light bulb.
In this video, Ali Somarin, Chief Geologist from Thermo Scientific, explains about the Niton XL3t GOLDD+ portable XRF analyzer.
In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific highlights the ultimate chromatographic performance of the Accucore HPLC (high-performance liquid chromatography) columns.
Dan Walsh from Spectro Inc shows us the main features and demonstrates just how fast and easy the Spectro VISC Q3000 portable kinematic viscometer is to use. It is extremely small and can be easily taken on-site to provide on the spot viscosity readings, producing results in a matter of seconds.
In this video Dieter Wagner from Thermo Scientific talks about Cytomat 10 Automated Incubator.
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.
This video shows the working principle of Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with EVOQ technology from Bruker.
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.
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
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 illustrates a tensile test performed on an automobile’s seatbelt using a tension tester from Instron.
An ADMET 7601 single column frame equipped with an eP2 touch panel controller and eccentric roller grips can be used to accurately run ASTM D412 to measure tensile strength and elongation.
This video shows the exceptional performance of the Zetasizer Nano ZSP from Malvern Instruments.
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates how their Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can quickly check for lead content/contamination in consumer items. With their in-built test program, you can quickly evaluate items on a pass/fail basis, making it ideal for quality control applications.
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.
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.
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.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a paper cup using a compression testing system from Instron.
This video demonstrates a three-point-bend test performed using Instron 5544 system on a specimen. Instron 5544 system is a universal testing machine for compression and tension testing.
This video illustrates the basic operation and installation of Accusys 211 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer with the CyberLink PowerDirector 9 by Buck Scientific.
A video by ADMET demonstrating compression testing systems.
This video shows the horizontal track tests on catheters from Zwick. The tests involve testing the flexibility of catheter tips at curvature greater than 90° and changes in the physiological environment by use of a temperature-conditioned water-bath with various pH values.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of cheese.
This video shows the control timelapse, z series, z-stacks in Metamorph software from Photometrics.
A video clip showing how a remote senor is made to test mechanical stress on a helicopter rotor component. This remote sensor is wireless, transmits without a power source with an embedded strain gauge measurement chip and a piezoelectric device allowing the measurement of the loads on the rotor component. As these components are designed for use miltary helicopters, they were designed to tell designers about the different stress levels encountered during aggressive manoevres. Read More

This video shows the product overview of advanced force and torque indicator from Mecmesin. The signals from the plug-in force and torque sensors can be measured, recorded and stored in this indicator.
This video from Zwick shows testing software testXpert® II - the testing software for all applications and testing machines.
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.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A2.
This video shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit in QImaging camera.
This video shows an overview of Instron material testing systems, instruments, and accessories.
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.
In this video by Bose Dr. Christopher Yakacki from the University of Colorado Denver talks about characterization of polymers which are used in biomedical applications.
Using a Croc Sandal this video shows how a Biaxial Universal Testing System can apply tension and torsion at the same time. ADMET eXpert 2610 5Kn-10Nm electromechanical Testing system was used for the test.
In this video, the capabilities of Thermo Scientific’s new TruScan RM (raw materials) analyzer are demonstrated by Duane Sword. The RM analyzer is designed for quick identification of raw materials and inspection of the final product.
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.
In this video Dimitri Malsam, Business Development Pulse Pattern Generators from Agilent talks about the Coupling of channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals.
This video shows 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.
Asylum Research has introduced unique technology for characterizing battery materials for their Cypher AFM. Called Electrochemical Strain Microscopy, this technique allows you to look at lithium ion transport capabilities of materials. Sergei Kalinin from Oak Ridge National Laboratory explains how this technique works and Roger Proksch from Asylum Research demonstrates how the Cypher produces data and its relevance to the field of battery materials.
This video shows B&W Tek expert, Tina McGuire, talking about the latest improvements on NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer designed by B&W Tek.
This video shows Inspector 500 Raman Analyzer from SciAps. The 500 class of Raman analyzers is equipped with higher wavelength Raman excitation (1030 nm laser) for the specialized case of testing samples that exhibit high fluorescence.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S8 DRAGON XRF Spectrometer.
In this video Dr Arno Merkel from Xradia talks to about Xradia's products and technology Gary Thomas from AZoM at emc2012 in Manchester.
Jon Shein from Thermo Scientific Niton Analyzers introduces us to a new concept in XRF analyzers. The Niton FXL combines the ease of use of a handheld XRF analyzer with the performance of a lab grade instrument. The Niton FXL is a fully portable instrument that can operate using batteries or AC power.
This video from 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 that Rigaku was one of the sponsors of opening ceremony of the Year of Crystallography 2014.
This video shows the hard sealing application that utilizes the critical RF bond technology from Ambrell.
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.
We speak to Dr. Christian Wichern from Nanofocus about their µscan Explorer Optical surface profilometer. This instrument is used for surface metrology and features a motorized stage, high resolution and fast scanning ability.
An animated video showing how the SPM is used as a surface analyzer and the interaction between the electron the tip of the SPM with the surface electron of the sample.
An innovative but unconventional series of tests for titanium rings. While not the sort of test you would find in a typical materials testing lab, they still yields some useful comparative results and no doubt the testers had some fun performing them.
This video shows a custom-made vacuum fixture that holds a semi-rigid container securely at 135o while the MultiTest-i determines the force used to remove the lid.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows the Correlative Particle Analyzer that automatically provides a report, which in turn combines the results from both electron and light microscopic analysis. Simply at the push of a button, users can relocate single particles to examine their EDX results.
Duane Sword from Thermo Fisher Scientific shows us the TruScan RM handheld Raman Spectrometer which was recently introduces and is the world's smallest Raman spectrometer . It enables non-contact, non-invasive identification of materials. He demonstrates just how easy it is to use and how quickly it produces results.
This video demonstrates the ASTM D1894 coefficient of friction test on an ADMET eP2 controller. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting.
This video shows the ZHV30/zwicki-Line hardness testing machine from Zwick Roell. The ZHV30 is a fully automatic hardness tester with closed-loop technology.
This video shows the BJH adsorption and desorption using MicroActive reporting software from Micromeritics.
This video shows the corporate profile of Europe’s leading additive innovator Addmaster.

Introducing the MB3600-CH20 FT-NIR from ABB

The MB3600-CH20 is an FT-NIR Chemicals Analyzer for Polyols, Ethoxylates, Glycols, Urethanes and General Chemicals.

Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates how the Niton XL2 handheld XRF analyzer can quickly and easily determine the composition of precious metals like gold jewelry. In the space of less then 2 minutes the Niton XL2 accurately analyze 2 different samples
The launch of the Zetasizer Nano ZSP in 2012 from Malvern Instruments was accompanied by additions to the Zetasizer software, that were specifically designed to make protein mobility measurements more simple. These included a protein mobility standard operating procedure, and tools for calculating protein charge. This video describes how the Zetasizer Nano ZSP can be used to make a protein mobility measurement, and includes details of a new type of sample introduction, the diffusion barrier technique.
This video illustrates the Izod impact strength testing of plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows the interview with Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Brookfield Viscometer by performing a calibration check using standard spindles.
Bob Burton gives us a demonstration of how easy to use the Spectro Midex Micro X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer is to use.
A video clip from Corus showing what non-destructive testing (NDT) is and the methods commonly used in non-destructive testing of welded steel components to ensure there is no unacceptable defects which can affect the mechanical properties of metallic component.
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 demonstrates the set up of power injector for A2-05 LAN wired pod from CAS DataLoggers.
This video is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses testing of micro specimens.
This video shows the electro-mechanical servo testing actuator from Zwick, which can be used for multi-purpose testing axis for compression and tensile applications.
This video shows new radiographic products from Vidisco for non-destructive testing (NDT).
This video illustrates the testing of a car steering rack using the MultiTest 25-i force testing system from Mecmesin. The steering rack is tested for the smoothness of the wheel operation in both directions and for the force needed to turn the wheel.
This video shows Jeff Dierker, Magnetics expert from LakeShore Cryotronics demonstrating the low-cost and high-performance handheld gaussmeter at Magnetics 2013.
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Product Application Manager at Thermo Fisher, explaining the latest electrochemical detector that employs multiple coulometric electrodes in sequence with each electrode having a special potential setting.
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.
Determining the seal strength of a package (ASTM F88-95) is very important to secure the contents of a package. This video shows an example of a packaging seal strength tensile test on a Universal Testing Machine.
In this video, automation expert Dean Mulyk speaks about the Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the BBC news highlights about Addmaster. It says that the dirtiest hospitals in the country and health officials are facing the challenge of cleaning the hospitals but in vain.
This year at M&M 2013 Bruker have released the X-Trace micro-spot x-ray source, and the X-Sense wavelength disperser spectrometer; two new instruments to complete their existing portfolio of tools for materials characterization in electron microscopes.
This video shows how the products are manufactured in the Addmaster.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In this video Lake Shore Engineer Adam Porsch demonstrates few extreme test performed during the product development to ensure safety and quality.
This video from Asylum Research shows the sublimation of the anthracene single crystal in air.
This video from Photometrics shows the configuration of uManager software which can be used for multi-dimensional acquisition experiments.
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 testing of samples using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-xt force testing stand to establish elongation under load and breaking strain.
The new 5th generation MiniFlex is a general purpose benchtop X-ray diffractometer that can perform qualitative and quantitative analysis of polycrystalline materials.
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.
Destructive analysis of a Transmission Core. Using the following equipment: Abrasimatic™ 450, Simplimet™ XPS1, EcoMet™ 250 Pro, OmniMet™ and Diamet Hardness Testing Software.
This video shows how to use the Signal-to-Noise calculator from Photometrics. The Signal to Noise Ratio calculator provides with a helpful tool which allows calculating the SNR of the camera set up.
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 shows changing of taps in EASYHEAT from Ambrell. The EASY is switched on and the main menu appears.
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 the working principle and installation of Buck Scientific’s 910 gas chromatograph (GC) with flame ionization detector (FID) and heated injector.
This video shows the working of automatic ZNO 2010 notch milling machine from Zwick.
This video shows the NEX QC SERIES Benchtop EDXRF analyzers from Rigaku. This benchtop EDXRF analyzer has the ability to provide rapid, non-destructive and multi-element analyses.
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.
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.
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 video clip demonstrating the use of robotics in an automated concrete testing.
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 Tim Stratton, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Scientific, talking about the advanced capabilities of the new Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer.
This video shows the 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 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 FLIR tools for Mac OS, It is powerful IR software solution that helps to present the images to the decision makers more effectively.
Mark Bumiller from Horiba Particle Products gives us a brief explanation of how laser diffraction particle sizing works while giving us a tour of the Partica LA-950, a laser diffraction particle size analyzer suited to industries such as pharmaceuticals, chemicals, cement, food etc
Rob Morris from Ocean Optics shows us their STS Microspectrometers which are the smallest spectrometers ever! The use CMOS detection technology and have spectrographic performance comparable to much larger instruments.
Absorbance Spectrophotometry is a versatile technique that can be used as both a qualitative or quantitative tool for chemical substance measurement. This video demonstrate how to use absorbance spectrophotometry as a qualitative tool.
This video shows Delmic's SECOM Platform which allows optical and electron microscopy in one device.
This video briefly outlines the range of Proceq portable metal hardness testers and their various applications in the automotive industry including the testing of castings, forgings and stampings.
Zwick Roiell video on Tensile tests on metals with Makroxtens
This video briefly describes the results that can be obtained using a simultaneous TGA/DSC (thermogravimetric analysis and differential scanning calorimeter) and how they can be used in tandem for detailed materials analysis. They go on further to explain the importance of instrument design using the TA Instruments Q600 SDT as an example.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of butter
This video shows concrete test hammer, which was invented by Ernst Schmidt and introduced by Proceq.
This video shows the demonstration of ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine by ADMET founder and CEO Richard Gedney.
This video shows the working of Elastocon TR tester. This tester is used to determine the low temperature characteristics by the temperature retraction procedure.
This video shows the functioning of Bruker’s Opterra Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope that combines confocal imaging with photoactivation to provide high-speed imaging of live cell and small organism preparations.
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 shows a low volume Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) cell from TA instruments. The low volume Nano ITC is designed to offer maximum flexibility and sensitivity for the study of protein binding.
This video shows the NEWAGE automated Brinell hardness tester from AMETEK.
Ben Garland from Zeta Instruments demonstrates their Zeta-20 Optical Profilometer which can measure surface and textural properties of materials such as solar cells, microfluidics, biologicals etc. It does this by taking image slices and creating a composite 3-D image featuring real color. Their software package allows easy analysis of surface features and the ability to produce statistical analyses.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
This video shows the SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer from Shimadzu.
This video shows torsion testing on Luer Lock fittings from Zwick. Torsion testing machines are utilized in almost all branches of industry to carry out rotary angle measurements on materials and components over a defined torque range.
In this video Alicona introduces the mobile metrology lab.
This video from shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in QImaging camera.
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 the multiple stage positions by Metamorph software from Photometrics.
Anne Barnett from Izon demonstrates their brand new qNano nanoparticle characterization system. She describes how it works, principles of operation and points out the key components. She then goes on to provide a demonstration of how easy the qNano is to use and explains how the results can be interpretted and used to determine particle size distributions and even particle shape.
Tony Torsell from Anter shows us their Flashline 4010 instrument for measuring thermophysical properties of materials. This instrument can work up to 1600°C, in air, inert or vacuum atmospheres and can measure 5 samples at once.
his video shows the Niton XL3t XRF analyzers of Thermo scientific with embedded GPS system.
This video shows Harald Todt, Product Manager at Bruker BioSpin, talking about the company’s versatile MiniSpec time-domain NMR analyzer.
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.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives an introduction to magnetic field homogeneity in NMR and MRI.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on plastics using a clip-on extensometer from Instron.
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.
Ross Smith from Bruker tells us about the all new AcuityXR measurement mode for optical and surface profilers. Introduced at 2010 MRS Fall Meeting, AcuityXR combines hardware and software to provide resolution beyond the diffraction limit. This allows the optical profiler to image features down to 130nm. Acuity XR is available on Bruker's range of Contour GT optical and surface profilers.
This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D1894 COF (coefficient of friction) test. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting. Using this test, the static and kinetic coefficient of friction of the test material can be measured.
The video clips shows different types of "wedding rings" undergoing jigsaw blade test for their relative hardness. (Gold, vs, Titanium, vs platinum vs tungsten carbide rings)
This video carries a presentation by Malvern Instruments that describes how robust and reproducible measurements can be achieved using the laser diffraction technique performed as per the guidance offered in ISO13320, USP 429 and EP 2.9.31 standards.
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 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 Mecmesin’s Vortex-xt touch screen controlled torque testing system which is used to test the medical syringes.
This video shows the use of Ambrell’s RF induction heating equipment in Coca-Cola Enterprises.
In this video Robert McGreger, Global Marketing Manager, Brookfield Engineering Laboratories talks about the affordable instruments for quality control tests.
A video by ADMET demonstratiing metal tensile testing according to ASTM E8.
This video shows the MET ONE 3400 portable air particle counter from Hach that is specifically designed for cleanroom applications.
This video shows the testing of con-rod and fasteners using Vibrophore from Zwick Roell.
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 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.
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.
In this video Fergus Keenan, Field Marketing Manger from Thermo Scientific introduces iCAP 7000 Series ICP- optical emission spectrometer.
A short video demonstrating Mecmesin's automated tennis ball testing.
This video shows various biotechnology equipments that are being offered by Conquer Scientific.
Standardless XRF analysis using the Omnian/MiniPal4 portable x-ray fluorescence analyzer from PANalytical.
This video shows how the 3D characterization instrument from Alicona is used in the Optical surface metrology measurements.
This video demonstrates the installation of Buck Scientific BLC20 isocratic high performance liquid chromatograph (HPLC) with PeakSimple software and viable wavelength detector.
Aleksandar Stefanovic from PANalytical gives us a tour of the Empyrean, multi-purpose diffractometer. The Empyrean is unique, as it is not just a, x-ray diffractometer (XRD), it can also perform computer tomography (CT).
In this video Jonathan Giencke, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D8 DISCOVER XRD.
This video shows Zetasizer Nano ZSP, a high-performance system in the Zetasizer range from Malvern Instruments.
This video introduces Binder ovens specific to the application in laboratory research and industrial product and component testing.
An introduction to the Handheld XRF Analyzer - this model offers portability and no size limits.
his video shows the OmniMet™ MHT software from Buehler, which delivers automated microindentation hardness testing solutions.
This video shows the computer-controlled Vortex-i torque test system from Mecmesin.
Filmed live at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada, Dr. Alexander Makarov describes recent advances in Thermo Scientific mass spectrometry technology and the development of Orbitrap that has revolutionized research and routine analysis.
This video shows how one can load cantilever in Nanosurf FlexAFM.
In this video, Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the 3Flex surface characterization analyzer.
The tear strength of thermoset rubbers, thermoplastic elastomers, and silicones can be measured according to specification ASTM D624. The test measures the strength required to initiate a tear in a material. D624 describes multiple different types of sample shapes that can be tested in a standard universal testing machine (tensile testing machine).
Maarten van Andel from PANalytical shows us the SST-mAX50, the world's most advanced x-ray tubes which are used in instruments like the AXIOS XRF. They incorporate 2 key features, the no drift zeta technology and the chi-blue corrosion protection coating.
The Agilent 5600LS utilizes a fully addressable 200 mm x 200 mm stage and a new, low-noise AFM design. The programmable, motorized stage enables fast, accurate probe positioning for imaging and mapping large specimens at atomic-scale resolution using a state-of-the-art Agilent AFM.
The Newage MT91 Automatic Microhardness Traverse Testing System offers unrivalled testing speed -- as fast as six seconds per test cycle—and precise Rockwell type testing method that requires no manual interpretation of the impression.
This video shows Marta Zlatic, Ph.D. discussing her neurobiological research of larval behavior with respect to brain activity.
In this video Dr. Shing Ho, Mark van der Woerd and Crystal Vander Zanden from Colorado State University talk about the benefits of Compact HomeLab for protein X-ray diffraction data collection from Rigaku.
Nicholas Randall features and capabilities new Nanotribometer CSM Instruments. It uses similar loadings to an AFM, but can use wear partners with different size and shapes comapred to an AFM probe tip.
This video shows the how to use the clamp on PIKE GladiATR and how to choose the proper tip for any application.
This video shows the metal hardness tester, Equostat 3 from Proceq. The Equostat 3 was developed for accurate, rapid and reproducible metal hardness testing.
Take a quick video tour of the OmegaScope AFM-Raman from AIST-NT. The OmegaScope is based on AIST-NT's Smart-SPM, and features either single or 3 laser Raman capabilities and an objective lens up to 100x magnification.
Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with MTESTQuattro PC based testing software
This video shows TRIDION-9, the smallest GC-TMS system available in the market.
This video shows the interview given by Rohan Thakur, vice president of Bruker CAM division on “Game changing” LC-MS systems of EVOQ.
This video illustrates the installation and working principle of 910 gas chromatograph (GC) with flame ionization detector (FID) and heated injector from Buck Scientific.
Quantachrome demonstrates the Sieving Riffler, which is designed for producing representative samples from significant quantities of materials.
This video demonstrates a peel testing of foil-sealed wine glass using Mecmesin's MultiTest 1-i testing stand. The testing stand measures the amount of force needed to remove the foil lids from pre-filled wine glasses.
This video demonstrates the Vortex-xt torque testing system from Mecmesin. This system can measure the torque very easily and is ideally suited to making routine quality control measurements.
This video demonstrates the ET 02 Gehman Tester from Elastocon. The relative stiffness characteristics of vulcanized or thermoplastic rubbers are determined by this tester.
This video shows the award winning photograph of whole mouse brain in 3D reconstruction in Imaris category, which was taken by Jamie Kasuboski.
This video shows the Supreme 10HTFL single component epoxy adhesive/sealant from Master Bond. Supreme 10HTFL features outstanding peel and shear strength and a wide service temperature range of 4K to +350°F.
This video shows high temperature testing using a 3 furnace carousel from Zwick.
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 from Asylum Research shows the reconstruction of a newly cleaved calcite crystal in air taken with the Cypher AFM.
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 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 test conducted on the bone-screws using multiple embedding device from Zwick.
This video demonstrates the in-situ reaction monitoring by MB3000 FT-IR laboratory analyzer from ABB.
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)
This video shows the operation of the BLC-20 isocratic high pressure liquid chromatograph (HPLC) with viable UV/visible detector and PeakSimple software by Buck Scientific.
This video provides details on the “Introduction and Innovations in High Speed, Quantitative Nanomechanical Imaging” webinar presented on March 23, 2012 by Asylum Research co-founder, Dr. Roger Proksch.
AZo.TV Interviews Dr. Jan Stefan Roell and Bill Becker from Zwick-Roell at the 21st Annual TextXpo 2012, in Ulm, Germany
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.
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.
This video was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.
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 FlexAFM from Nanosurf is a full featured atomic force microscope designed for research applications. It features a modular design, flexure stage which minimizes background movement, decoupled z-piezo and a unique interchangeable nose cone permitting use in air or liquid media, making it suitable for biological samples.
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.
A video demonstrating a highly sensitive and accurate oxygen measurement sensor that can be used for the packaging and the scientific industry. This oxygen sensor utilizes sol gel tipped sensor technology and can be used on a variety of materials including fibres, flaps, containers and appropriate for various environment including alcohol, oil and gasoline.
In this video Matthew Cassap, ICP Project Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces iCap 7000 Series ICP-OES trace elemental analyzer.
This video from Ambrell shows the heating of gear to a temperature for shrink fitting application.
This test by ADMET measures the force required to close a lid on a travel coffee mug. We used our eXpert 2610 universal testing machine to perform the test, but it would have worked just as well with one of our smaller single column eXpert 7601 or eXpert 5601 testers.
This video demonstrates how Buck Scientific installs Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Grams/AI spectroscopy software for use in Infrared and UV/Visible spectrophotometers.
FiberStone is a high temperature composite materials comprised of high purity refractory, reinforced with stainless steel fibers. This video demsonstrates just how how strong and durable FiberStone is.
The MiniRam III from B&W Tek is a compact, portable Raman spectrometer with in-built power supply, computing power and touch screen interface. Robert Chimenti points out the main features and runs a demonstration, which shows how fast the instrument is to use.
This video shows Dan Shine, President - Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry, explaining the next wave of innovations launched at ASMS 2013, including the latest Orbitrap Fusion mass spectrometer and two new triple quad systems from Thermo Scientific. O
This video shows the searching and analyzing the test results by TrendTracker from Instron. The TrendTracker viewer provides an intuitive interface to search, display, and analyze results over time, and across multiple samples and test frames.
This video shows the FLIR SC8000/SC6000 Series thermal imaging cameras which offer superior thermal measurement performance along with excellent connectivity.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a 10x magnification phase contrast of HeLa cells.
This video shows the introduction of Wizard in LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The step-by-step process of microscopic measurement is done using the wizard guided OPUS software.
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 particle size distribution measurement of chocolate using Shimadzu’s SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer.
This video shows the new Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The Nano ITC is used for measuring protein and biomolecular binding.
This video shows Admet’s adhesive lap joint shear strength test similar to ASTM D1002. Shear joints provide uniform stresses across the bond area thus optimizing the strength of joints. The shear strength of adhesives for bonding the metals is usually measured using ASTM D1002.
This video shows the functioning of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills come with a standard funnel for inserting bulky samples at full length.
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 testing of various types of holiday materials from wrapping paper to ornaments to garland using Instron testing machines.
This video shows how Torion Technologies develops, produces and distributes compact and sophisticated chemical detection systems worldwide.
This video shows the functioning of the TMS-Pro food texture measuring system from Mecmesin. This food texture analyser is designed to provide flexible testing solutions and optimum test accuracy, and measure force from a few N (0.002lbsf) to 2500N (562lbsf).
This video demonstrated the installation and running of QImaging cameras inside the NIS Elements software.
The dynamic image technique looks at particles in motion, providing additional critical information. Besides particle size, numerous shape parameters are obtained. As the images are taken, statistical data for all measurement parameters are calculated and recorded. At the same time, thumbnail images of each particle are saved for post-analysis viewing and screening.
One of many examples of how C-Therm's (formerly Mathis Instruments) innovative sensor technology is put to use. Video animation of beta prototype system for thermal effusivity online measurement of powder processing in application of endpoint determination in powder blending (homogeneity).
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.
Direct observation of a Hysitron PI 95 Picoindenter performing a nanomechanical test on cadmium sulfide (CdS) in a transmission electron microscope (TEM).
Staff at NCSU talk about how they have taken the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope out of the dedicated research lab and brought it out into the teaching environment. It's versatility and ease of use mean that it can be used by operators with even limited experience.
This video shows the tests which are conducted on FLIR K-series to check their susceptibility at extreme conditions.
This video shows how Shimadzu’s i-Series integrated HPLC system operates in a PC-free laboratory.
This video from Thermo Scientific shows how choosing an appropriate autosampler vial is important for successful analysis of pyrethroid pesticides at low levels.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the GEO-QUANT-EXPRESS.
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.
Demonstration of shear thinning and how a thixotropic materials properties alter when exposed to a shear force.
Krüss High-Speed Polarimeter Series - the fastest polarimeter worldwide. The P8000 series of digital automatic high-speed polarimeters is fast, sturdy, with high accuracy and resolution.
This video shows how to configure and use the ETher NDE Eddy Current SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter for metal sorting.
This video shows Robert Chimenti , Marketing Manager at B&W Tek, discussing the benefits of the i-Raman Plus at MRS Fall 2012.
Bryan Kyte from Alicona demonstrates the InfiniteFocus SL surface characterization system.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of sausages
Brian Crawford from KLA Tencor demonstrates their P-6 profilometer that uses contact stylus technology that typically uses a 2µm stylus tip although other options are abvailable.
This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.
This video shows Storage Battery Systems’ expert explaining how to use the SBS-8400 battery capacity tester / load bank.
This video gives instruction on how to use Storage Battery Systems’ SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer with wireless data downloading.
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 video outlines the configuration and uses of the RGB slider module from QImaging.
In this video Dayana Argoti, Analytical Chemist talks about her work in Thermo Fisher Scientific BRIMS (Biomarker Research Initiatives in Mass Spectrometry) Center.
This video shows the quick demonstration of the components which are included in the QImaging camera box.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander from Inorganic Ventures explains the problems avoided which can be avoided using nitric acid.
This video demonstrates how to set up a QImaging camera in Micromanager in a PC.
This video shows Vidisco’s portable X-ray system that is used in non-destructive testing, security and veterinary applications.
This video shows Monowave 300, an advanced and high performance microwave reactor from Anton Paar. The instrument is particularly developed for small scale microwave synthesis applications in R&D laboratories.
This video shows 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 from Agilent introduces the basic operations and studies the working principles of a CW and Doppler radar system.
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)
In this video Wade Adams from Rice University gives a testimonial on SmartLab from Rigaku.
This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer.
This video shows Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for Teaching from Bruker.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on a composite laminate specimen using strain gauges from Instron.