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TR Test from Elastocon

This video shows the working of Elastocon TR tester. This tester is used to determine the low temperature characteristics by the temperature retraction procedure.

Porosity Analyzers - 1905/3805 Wave Series from Quantachrome

Quantachrome have introduced the 1905/3805 Wave Series porosity analyzers. These use a totally electronic technique that is extremely fast compared to other techniques such as gas sorption that can take many hours, as well as mercury porosimetry that can take tens of minutes and uses mercury, that is often undesirable.

Nitric Acid - A Popular Matrix from InorganicVentures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the nitric acid.

Niton XL2 AuDIT Technology from Thermo Scientific

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.

Carl Zeiss’ Axio Examiner Microscope Images Rat Embryonic Fibroblast

This video from Carl Zeiss shows the rat embryonic fibroblast cyclic stretched on PDMS-substrate at an amplitude of 8% and at 0.5 Hz.

10GHz Split Cylinder Resonator for Dielectric Property Measurement - Agilent Technologies

Shelley Begley from Agilent Technologies demonstrates how the 10GHz Split Cylinder Resonator is able to measure dielectric properties of low loss materials, thin films and substrates.

MicroActive Data Analysis Software - Isotherm from Micromeritics

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.

SZ-100 Nanoparticle Size Analyzer from Horiba

Mark Bumiller from Horiba shows us their latest addition, the SZ-100, nanoparticle size analyzer/characterization system. It is suited to analyzing particles in the sub-micron range. The SZ-100 uses dynamic light scattering (DLS) technology to look at brownian motion to measure particle size.

The Zetasizer Particle Sizing Range of Instruments from Malvern

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.

Simple Jaw Face Changes on Precision Wedge Grips

This video demonstrates how to change the jaw faces on the 250 kN Precision Grips from Instron.

OmniMet MHT Microindentation Hardness Testing System from Buehler

his video shows the OmniMet™ MHT software from Buehler, which delivers automated microindentation hardness testing solutions.

1270 PCA Score Bend and Opening Force Tester from Thwing-Albert

This video shows Thwing-Albert’s 1270 PCA Score Bend and opening force tester.

Storage Battery Systems’ SBS-6500 Battery Internal Resistance Tester for Multiple Uses

This video demonstrates how to use the SBS-6500 battery internal resistance tester from Storage Battery Systems.

Instron 2712-04x Pneumatic Grip Specimen Alignment Device and Holders

This video shows the patent pending 2712-04x pneumatic grip specimen alignment device and holders from Instron.

TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker

This video shows TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker. It is fast, simple and more secure.

Thermo Fisher Offers New Range of Mass Spectrometers for Qualitative and Quantitative Research

his video shows Bradley Hart, Marketing Manager, discussing the new range of mass spectrometers from Thermo Fisher. These instruments deliver optimum performance by integrating revolutionary depth of analysis with ease of use.

BioCoat for Medical Device Testing from Instron

This video shows the BioCoat liquid resistant cover for medical device testing on 5940 Systems from Instron.

The World's First Portable XRD - Terra from inXitu

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.

Zetasizer µV Light Scattering system from Malvern

his video shows Zetasizer µV Dual Integrated Light Scattering system dedicated to protein characterization from Malvern.

Varian TPS Compact Portable Vacuum Pumping 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.

Machined Complete Products from American Friction Welding

This video shows a range of machined complete products from American Friction Welding. The company offers high-quality friction welds manufactured to exact industry and customer specifications.

Measurement of the Tip Cap Torque Using Zwick’s Testing Machine

This video shows the measurement of the tip cap torque. Medical device manufacturers rely on Zwick’s sophisticated testing machines and instruments.

Start Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

This video shows the start measurements by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer.

Discovery Hybrid Rheometer from TA Instruments

This video shows the new Discovery Hybrid Rheometer (DHR) from TA Instruments. The DHR is the most powerful and versatile rheometer for the laboratory.

Overview of Basic Force Gauge (BFG) from Mecmesin

This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's Basic Force Gauge. This basic force gauge is affordable and mid-range digital force gauge.

Slide Scanning System with QImaging Camera

This video shows how to use the slide scanning system with the QImaging camera.

Measurement of Area under Curve on Oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies

This video shows how to measure the area under the curve on an oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies.

Demonstration of Webbing and Ribbon Tensile Breaking Strength Grips by ADMET

These grips by ADMET are ideal for holding webbings and ribbons during tension tests as they prevent premature specimen breakage.

PID Microactivity Reference Reactor from Micromeritics Analytical Services

This video demostrates the functioning of Micromeritics Analytical Services’ PID Microactivity Reference Reactor.

Overview of Mecmesin's Basic Force Gauge

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.

Winmate E430 Series PDA from Pacer International

In this video Mark Widdowson, Sales Engineer, Displays Division, Pacer International talks about the Winmate's E430 Series PDA. This E430 is an enterprise-class PDA with powerful mobile computing solution.

Fibre Analysis Using Scanning Electron Microscopy

The accurate analysis of fibers is important to industries such as the filtration industry. In the past, fibre analysis and measurement was carried out using light microscopes. However, as fibres have become smaller and with higher degrees of accuracy required, these instruments lacked the required resolution to carry the required analysis. A scanning electron microscope would have been the natural progression, but now, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope provides a cost effective and rapid alternative to those looking to analyze fibers.

I-V Curve Tracing for Bi-polar Junction Transistor using the Agilent U2723A SMU

This video shows you how to use the Agilent U2723A SMU to draw the I-V curve for BJT

MDM West Medical Exhibition - Mecmesin

This video shows the applications of Mecmesin testing instruments in various fields.

Cr2O3 Thermal Plasma Spraying Demonstration

A video demonstration of showing the process involved in Cr2O3 thermal plasma spraying.

Autozero Procedure and Oscillation Check of Brookfield Viscometer

This video shows how to autozero a viscometer and perform an oscillation check. Autozero procedure and oscillation check are summarized in the operator manuals of Brookfield Engineering.

Orbis Portable Torque Testing Instrument from Mecmesin

This video shows the overview of Mecmesin Orbis digital torque tester.

Insight Awards 2013 for Physical Sciences Category from Andor Technology

This video shows the award winning photograph of oscillating microtubule bundles in physical science category, which was taken by Stephen DeCamp.

k-space in Multiple Dimensions - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives an introduction to NMR and MRI. Paul talks about the k-space to two and three dimensions.

Two-Dimensional X-ray Diffraction (XRD2) System from Bruker

In this video experts form Bruker talks about the two-dimensional X-ray diffraction (XRD2) system.

Kinexus Rotational Rheometer from Malvern Instruments

This video shows Kinexus, the next generation rotational rheometer platform from Malvern Instruments.

The VHX-1000 Fully Integrated Digital Microscope from Keyence

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

AURIGA Compact FIB-SEM from Carl Zeiss

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.

Compression Testing Using TA1 Food Texture Analyzer from Lloyd Instruments

This video shows the compression testing using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.

Demonstration of the Misco AMAX 30 Refractometer

Phil Harrip from Scientific Solutions shows us through the Misco AMAX 30 Refractometer. He points out key features and demonstrates the ease of use of the instrument, as well as showing us how repeatable results determined by the refractometer are.

Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

In this video Katherine Bakeev, from B&W Tek talks about Portable Raman Spectrometer.

Nanoparticle Design Service by Cerion and Alfa Aesar

This video shows Matt Winslow, CEO of Cerion, and Craig Sergeant, Product Management Supervisor of Alfa Aesar, discussing about a unique program called Nanoparticle Design Service.

68-3000 EZ-Cup Vapometer from Thwing Albert

This video shows the NEW 68-3000 EZ-Cup Vapometer from Thwing Albert. The vapormeter comprises an aluminum threaded flanged ring and a light-weight aluminum cup. It also has two neoprene gaskets having a Teflon seal, which will keep the specimen in place.

QImaging Exi Blue Camera Running in CellSens Software

This video shows the running of the QImaging Exi Blue camera in CellSens Software.

NETZSCH’s SBA 458 Nemesis for Measurement of Seebeck Coefficient and Electrical Conductivity

This video shows the operation of the SBA 458 Nemesis® from NETZSCH. This system can simultaneously perform quality check for the measurement of electrical conductivity and seebeck coefficient, and carries out measurements at temperatures up to 800°C.

Tensile Testing of Plastic using AutoX750 from Instron

This video show tensile testing of plastic using AutoX750 to meet ISO 527 from Instron.

LFA 467 HyperFlash Light Flash Apparatus from Netzsch

This video shows the new LFA 467 HyperFlash light flash apparatus from Netzsch.

XL3 Handheld XRF Analyzer from Thermo Niton

In this demonstration the Thermo Niton XL3 handheld XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer quickly and accurately determines the composition of a number of materials. Samples analyzed include: a turbine blade made from an aerospace alloy; a stainless steel watch band and; a titanium watch casing.

The Veeco Dektak 150 Surface Profilometer - Key Features

The Dektak 150 Surface Profilometer from Veeco uses stylus profilometry technology, which is the accepted standard for surface topography measurements.

PIKE MIRacle Sealed High Pressure Clamp

This video shows the sealed high pressure clamps which are used in the PIKE MIRacle.

Problems Avoided using Nitric Acid from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander from Inorganic Ventures explains the problems avoided which can be avoided using nitric acid.

Introduction to k-space - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, gives an introduction on the key concept k-space to two and three dimensions.

Helipath Stand from Brookfield

This video shows the assembling and working of Helipath Stand from Brookfield. T-bar type spindle is used for measuring the liquids of high viscosity.

Virtuoso Vial Identification System from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Dave Edwards, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, explaining the operation of the latest Virtuoso Vial Identification System.

Crunchiness and Smoothness Testing using TA1 Food Texture Analyzer from Lloyd Instruments

This video shows the crunchiness and smoothness tests using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.

The Partica LA-950 Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer from Horiba

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

Hiden QGA for Real-Time Gas and Vapour Analysis

This video shows Peter Hatton, Managing Director of Hiden Analytical, explaining the functioning of Hiden QGA, a compact bench-top system developed for real-time gas and vapour analysis.

Embedded Serial Triggering with InfiniiVision 2000 X-Series from Agilent

This video explains the Embedded Serial Triggering and analysis with InfiniiVision 2000 X-Series from Agilent.

WT3000 Precision Power Analyzer from Yokogawa

This video shows Yokogawa’s WT3000 AC/DC power analyzer that offers an unprecedented combination of measurement accuracy and performance.

Micro-Z ULS WDXRF from Rigaku

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.

Thermo Scientifics’ picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer

In this video Mark Dixon, NMR Product Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer.

Determination of Melt Mass Flow Rate and Melt Volume Flow Rate Using a Zwick Aflow Plastometer

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.

Cypher High Resolution AFM for Imaging DNA Sample on Mica

This video shows the dynamics of loosely bound DNA in liquid taken with the Cypher AFM from Asylum Research.

STA 449 F5 Jupiter from NETZSCH for High-Temperature Applications

This video shows the functioning of NETZSCH’s STA 449 F5 Jupiter suitable for high-temperature applications such as ceramics, inorganics, metals and building materials. This instrument is designed for TGA-DSC testing up to 1600°C at a measurement range of 35000mg.

Master Bond Polymer System Supreme 10HTFL

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.

DSC 214 Polyma Differential Scanning Calorimeter from NETZSCH

This video shows the DSC 214 Polyma differential scanning calorimeter from Netzsch.

Demonstration of Texture Analysis of Sausages Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of sausages

OpenPlex for Molecular Interaction Analysis from Horiba

This video shows how to get easy multiplex molecular interactions investigations with the help of OpenPlex from Horiba Scientific.

Eliminating the Effect of Load String Compliance in Tensile Test

In this video, Dan Raynor, Applications Lab Manager at Instron, elucidates how to eliminate the effect of load string compliance in a tensile test.

Interview with Frazer Anderson, Business Development Director, Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology

This video shows the interview of Fazer Anderson, Business Development Director from Oxford Instruments on Plasma Technology.

Bruker BioSpin at ENC 2014

This video shows information about Bruker BioSpin’s latest technology showcased at ENC 2014. Bruker also interviewed industry leaders in the fields of NMR, MRI, DNP, etc. and presented the Laukien Prize that recognizes cutting-edge experimental NMR research.

Characterizing Battery and Storage Materials Using Electrochemical Strain Microscopy

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.

Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer for Structural Characterization of Proteins from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Andreas Huhmer from Thermo Scientific talking about how to gain a better insight into biology, proteomics and metabolomics.

Niton FXL Portable X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Analyzer from Thermo Scientific

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.

Introduction to Tribology and UMT from Bruker

This video shows the introduction to tribology and Universal Mechanical Tester (UMT) from Bruker.

XLNCE SMX-BEN XRF Analyzer from EDAX

This video describes the functioning of the EDAX XLNCE SMX-BEN, an Energy Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence analyzer designed to provide quick, non-destructive coating thickness as well as composition analysis on any material.

Thermo Scientific’s New PepFinder Software for Biotherapeutic Proteins

This video shows PepFinder Software from Thermo Scientific. The software provides perfect identification, in-depth characterization and relative quantitation of biotherapeutic proteins.

Infiniium 9000 Series Oscilloscope Competitive Comparison

This video compares the DPO7000C oscilloscopes from Tektronix with Agilent Infiniium 9000 Series oscilloscopes.

ElvaX Mini XRF Spectrometer from Elvatech

This video shows the working principle of Elvatech’s ElvaX mini XRF Spectrometer. This compact desktop spectrometer is an energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) alloys analyzer.

Nanoscope Doubles the Ability of Light Microscopes

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.

World Nanoparticle Counting Championships Featuring the Izon qNano

This novel competition pitted representatives from 4 countries against one another in The World Championship of Nanoparticle Counting in which each combatant raced to count 100 nanoparticles using a qNano from Izon.

Introduction of EVOQ LC-TQ Mass Spectrometers

This video shows the global introduction of Bruker CAM's EVOQ LC-TQ (liquid chromatography-triple quadrupole) mass spectrometers at JASIS 2012 in Tokyo.

I-V Curve Tracing for Field-effect Transistor using the Agilent U2723A SMU

This video shows you how to use the Agilent U2723A SMU to draw the I-V curve for FET.

Optical Systems for Improved XRF and XRD Analysis by XOS

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

Set-up of StreamPix 4 in Dual QImaging Camera

This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with dual QImaging camera.

Controlling Profile/Ramp Experiments in Linkam Lynksys from QImaging

This video shows how to set-up and record images from QImaging camera in Linkam Lynksys software.

High-capacity Cell Growth and Assay Incubation – Automation from Thermo Scientific

In this video Dieter Wagner from Thermo Scientific talks about Cytomat 10 Automated Incubator.

Selection of FLIR Cameras

This video shows the criteria to be followed to choose the FLIR camera.

Interview with David Peake of Thermo Scientific

This video features an interview with David Peake, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Varian Pro2 Helium Leak Detector - Features

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.

Versette Pipetting Workstation from Thermo Scientific

In this video Russell Herbert, Laboratory automation specialist from Thermo Scientific demonstrates the working of Thermo Scientific Versette Pipetting process. Versette is a compact automated liquid handler that fits a wide range of research laboratories.

Bruker XRD Handheld XRF Spectrometers

Bruker AXS showcase their handheld XRF spectrometers including the S1 Turbo, S1 Sorter and Tracer III-V. These portable devices are suited to the rapid analysis of scrap metal, works of art and archaeological items.

Water Resistant Glass Nanocoating

Road testing the NanoBionic glass coating on the front car screen demonstrating the unique water resistant properties which would make the wind shield wipers seem obsolete

Reflection Measurement Process Made Easy using an Avantes Spectrometer

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.

Collection of Visual Images by LUMOS from Bruker

This video shows the collection of visual images by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer.

Double Cantilever Beam from Bose

This video shows the working of double cantilever beam from Bose. Bose has developed a double cantilever beam fixture to test a variety of specimens using ElectroForce® test instruments.

The P-6 Stylus Profilometer from KLA Tencor

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.

Agilent 4000 X-Series oscilloscopes vs. LeCroy Waverunner from Agilent

In this video Johnnie Hancock from Agilent Technologies illustrates the comparison of InfiniiVision 4000 X-Series oscilloscope and LeCroy Waverunner in debugging automotive design.

AIST-NT Show Off Their OmegaScope Combines AFM-Raman System

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.

Micromeritics Webinar - Physical Adsorption for the Study of the Texture of Solid Surfaces - Part 2

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.

Configurable Data Flow-Through Expert Insight from Thermo Scientific at Pittcon 2013

In this excerpt Katie Evans, Senior Project Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the flexibility of the newly launched SampleManager 11, a laboratory information management system.

Demonstration of tensile strength testing systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile strength testing systems.

FLIR Thermal Imaging Cameras Now Provide Advanced Connectivity

This video shows the FLIR SC8000/SC6000 Series thermal imaging cameras which offer superior thermal measurement performance along with excellent connectivity.

The Scanning Kelvin Probe from KP Technologies - Operation and Capabilities

Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology introduces us to the Scanning Kelvin Probe which measures the work function difference between a vibrating tip and the sample. It is suited to the analysis of such things as metals, electronic devices, patterned wafers, solar cells etc and can carry out similar functions to an AFM

Handheld Raman Spectrometer - TruScan RM from Thermo Fisher Scientific

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.

Thermo Scientific Technologies and Workflow Solutions

In this video, Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, highlights the Thermo Scientific technologies and innovative workflow solutions at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

The PANalytical XPert Pro Multi Purpose X-Ray Diffraction System (XRD)

PANalytical's Brian Litteer takes us for a tour of their brand new XPert Pro MPD (multi purpose diffractometer) or x-ray diffraction (XRD) system that is suited to industrial and academic materials analysis applications.

FastDigest Enzymes from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the Thermo Scientific FastDigest enzymes. These enzymes are an advanced line of restriction enzymes that create a new standard in DNA digestion.

FP2250 Friction Peel Tester from Thwing Albert

This video shows Thwing Albert’s friction peel tester FP2250 along with a heated 90° peel fixture. The tester is mainly designed for monitoring the static and kinetic coefficient of friction, strength of a seal, and the peel properties of plastic film, labels, paperboard, adhesives and packaging materials.

Centrifugation Innovation from Thermo Scientific

This video shows TX-1000 4 x 100mL Swinging Bucket Rotor from Thermo Scientificwhich provides busy labs with high throughput requirements for centrifugation.

Revolutionary Nanosensors for Early Detection of Cancer Cells

A video demonstrating how nanotechnoloyg is revolutionising the future of medical detection. The development and advacnement of nanoscale detection sensorssa are giving scientists the ability to detect cancer and other diseases at its early stages. This video shows the development of two such sensors made only possible by embracing micro and nanotechnology.

Horizontal Track Tests on Catheter Systems from Zwick

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.

FLIR Ex-Series Cameras vs. Spot Pyrometer

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.

Demonstration of the Ease of Operation of the Nanosurf easyScan2 FlexAFM

Ola Modinger from Nanosurf gives us and introduction to the their easyScan2 FlexAFM that was released at the 2008 MRS Fall Meeting, where this interview was recorded. We then get a demonstration of how easy this instrument is to operate.

MiniFlex 600 X-ray Diffractometer from Rigaku

This video shows MiniFlex 600, a general purpose X-ray diffractometer from Rigaku.

The ICAP-Q ICPMS from Thermo Scientific

The ICAP-Q ICPMS from Thermo Scientific is a new instrument that has been designed from the ground up that not only provides ease of use, but also easy maintenance. While the software interface makes the instrument easy to drive other features such as the redesigned Q-Cell collision cell help increase productivity by a factor of 2 over other ICPMS systems as well as improving sensitivity by 3 to 4 times.

Modulus of Elasticity and Poisson's Ratio of Concrete in Compression by ADMET

This video by ADMET shows a concrete compression test performed according to ASTM C469 - Standard Test Method for Static Modulus of Elasticity and Poisson's Ratio of Concrete in Compression.

Irradiance Calibration Made Easy with Avantes AvaSoft Software

This video shows easy calibration of irradiance using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.

Innovative Accessories for Q Series DSC

This video shows the innovative accessories for Q Series DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) product line from TA Instruments.

Fiber Optic Positioning with miBot Micromanipulator

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. .

Floating Roller Peel Test from ADMET

ADMET is a major provider of testing systems for tension, torsion, flexure, compression, and biaxial testing. The floating roller peel test is designed to determine the average peel force of an adhesive or any other bonding agent. The floating roller is an easy and precise method to measure average peel force values. Other available peel tests are the 90 degree, T-Peel, and 180 degree.

Innovative Technology in Omics Lab from Thermo scientific

In this video Dr. Matthias Mann, Director of the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, talks about the innovative technology, like the Thermo Scientific’s Orbitrap, used in the lab.

Advancements in Turbine Technology

In this video, Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys describes the operation of Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre and how new materials developed in this department are helping to improve turbine technology in Rolls-Royce engines.

Demonstration of MTESTQuattro Universal Testing Machine Software by ADMET

MTESTQuattro® by ADMET is a versatile easy to use PC based solution for mechanical testing of materials, components and products. The flexible interface provides connectivity to electromechanical and servo hydraulic testing systems. It can also be used to retrofit/upgrade virtually any manufactures testing machine regardless of age or machine type.

Partica LA 950: Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer from HORIBA

This video shows Mark Bumiller from HORIBA Scientific talking about the laser diffraction particle size distribution analyzer called the Partica LA 950.

Demonstration of Texture Analysis of Apples Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of apples

Avantes Corporate – Company Profile

This video shows the corporate profile of Avantes. It is the leading company in fiber optic measurement and applications.

Testing Composite Tow using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron

This video shows tensile testing of composite tow specimens using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron to ASTM D4018 standard.

Confocal Scanning and Optical Particle Manipulation with Optical Tweezers

This video shows the confocal scanning combined with optical particle manipulation and the multiple degrees of freedom offered by JPK's NanoTracker™ system.

Medical Tubing Tension Test using eXpert 7601 by ADMET

Video by ADMET demonstrating a medical tube is pulled @ 40" per minute until it breaks to measure peak force and elongation. It is held in special grips designed to hold tubular specimens to avoid premature breakage caused from standard vise grips.

Medical Profiling

Medical Profiling, by Prof. Elaine Holmes & Manfred Spraul

Spin echoes, CPMG and T2 relaxation - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek talks about the Spin echoes, CPMG pulse and T2 relaxation in Terranova apparatus.

HR/AM Mass Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Zhiqi Hao, a senior scientist of protein mass spectrometry, delivers a detailed lecture on a technical poster about the Thermo Scientific Q Exactive hybrid quadrupole-Orbitrap mass spectrometer.

Fischer-Cripps Laboratories Present The IBIS Nanoindentation System

Tony Fischer-Cripps explains what nanoindentation is and shows us the IBIS Nanoindentation system. During the explanation of the technique he also talks about typical applications such as testing of coatings, scratch testing, mineral analysis and semiconductor testing. It can determine such properties as friction co-efficients, Young's modulus and properties of thin films.

The KLA Tencor MicroXAM100 Profilometer and Interferometer

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.

The Viscotek GPC/SEC System from Malvern Instruments - Features and Capabilities

Jason Sanchez from Malvern Instruments tells us about the Viscotek Size exclusion gas chromatography system which is suited to all types of polymers, proteins, biopolymers etc.

Testing of Bone Screws Using an Admet eXpert 81T Torsion Testing System

ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A1.

Happy Easter from Zwick Roell

Zwick Roell wishes Happy Easter to all with this amusing video in which Zwick’s material testing systems try their might on Easter eggs and bunnies.

Thwing Albert’s FP-2255 Friction/Peel Tester

This video shows a friction/peel tester, the FP-2255 from Thwing Albert. This tester is mainly specified for COF (co-efficient of friction), 180° peel, 90° peel, and T-Peel tests using the 90° and 180° peel fixtures.

High-Sensitivity Current Probes N2820A Series from Agilent

This video shows the application of N2820A series high-sensitivity current probes from Agilent. High-sensitivity current measurements with a wide dynamic range can be measured using this probe.

Interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton of Thermo Scientific

This video features an interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Transmission Measurement using Avantes Spectrometer Technology

This video explains how to do the transmission measurement using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.

Principle of Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging

This video from Horiba shows how surface plasmon resonance imaging helps in monitoring numerous label-free molecular interactions in parallel to provide data on kinetic rates and binding affinity.

Compression Test Using Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt Force System

his video shows compression testing of spring using MultiTest-xt force testing system from Mecmesin. The spring rate can be determined from the free-height of spring which can be measured along with the load at 2 points.

Particle Characterization by Static and Dynamic Image Analysis by Horiba

Mark Bumiller from Horiba Particle Products introduces us to some particle characterization by static and dynamic image analysis and the Horiba PSA300 and Camsizer. These instruments calculate particle size and shape distributions.

D8 ADVANCE X-ray Diffractometer with DAVINCI Design from Bruker XRD

This video shows the novel D8 ADVANCE X-ray diffractometer with DAVINCI design from Bruker. This design is the first all-purpose diffraction solution for X-ray powder diffraction. It is safe to operate and ease to use.

t-plot Mesoporous - MicroActive Reporting Software from Micromeritics

This video shows the t-plot calculation by Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magnitek gives an introduction on Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

Features of Addmaster - 1

This video shows how the products are manufactured in the Addmaster.

Taber 155 Grit Feeder

This video shows Taber Grit Feeder with Taber Rotary Platform Abraser. The operation of the grit feeder is controlled through the Taber Abraser.

Malvern Instruments’ Morphologi G3-ID at Pittcon 2011

This video shows Kevin Dahl from Malvern Instruments talk about the Morphologi G3-ID at Pittcon 2011. Morphologi G3 is an integrated, software controlled system for dry powder dispersion.

PCS100 RPC from ABB for Improving Power Quality

This video shows the functioning of ABB’s PCS100 RPC (Reactive Power Conditioner), a high-performance electronic system that provides regular reactive power correction to solve costly power quality problems.

Equotip Piccolo - Portable Metal Hardness Tester by Proceq

Hardness testing is the most commonly applied inspection methods. Proceq NDT introduce a short video on the Equotip Piccolo, themost widely used portable metal hardness tester. The video discusses the different parts and functions to the portable metal hardness tester by Proceq NDT.

Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Dean Mulyk, who is talking about the automated DNA/RNA extraction using Thermo Scientific’s Orbitor KingFisher instrument.

The Hiden QGA Quantitative Gas Analyser

Peter Hatton from Hiden Analytical talks about the applications of the Hiden QGA, a compact bench-top quantitative gas analyser designed for real-time, multiple gas and vapour analysis with a wide dynamic range.

The Easy to Use SmartSPM from AIST-NT

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.

Tension Test on eX5M Test Machine from ADMET

This video shows eX5M manual test machine from ADMET, where which tension tests are performed.

Smart Phase Mapping with TEAM EDS Software Suite for SEM from EDAX

This video describes the functioning of the TEAM™ EDS Software Suite for SEM from EDAX. Whether it be spectra collection or phase mapping, this platform provides the Smart Features to make SEM analysis easier and faster.

Introducing the Multi-Channel Spring-Testing System at the 21st Annual TextXpo

Alexsander Koprivc Introduces the Zwick-Roell Multi-Channel Spring-Testing System at the 21st Annual TextXpo

Expert Insight of Orbitor KingFisher Workstation from Thermo Scientific

In this video, automation expert Dean Mulyk speaks about the Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific.

How the XRF Analytical Technique Works

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.

Two-Point Flexure Test from Zwick Roell

This video shows the two-point Flexure Test from Zwick Roell being carried out on a plastic film.

Live Demonstration of the Malvern Spraytec at Powtech 2010

This video demonstrates Malvern Instruments’ Spraytec laser diffraction particle size system, which is ideal for characterization of aerosol and spray droplet. Spraytec offers accurate particle size measurements in the 0.1 to 2000 µm range.

Admet’s Adhesive Lap Joint Shear Strength Test

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.

The FTIR Technique for Materials Characterization

This educational video explains how the FTIR or fourier transform infrared test technique works, what can be determined and how it can be used to characterize materials. View Video

Automated Image Analysis System from Clemex

Using the Clemex automated image analysi software package, the system is able to automate the microscope and take images across the surface of the sample. The system is able to autofocus and analyze images extremely quickly, meaning that the analysis of samples can be completed in very short time periods.

Multi-Purpose X-Ray Diffractometer (XRD) and Computer Tomography (CT) with the PANalytical Empyrean

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).

Nicolet iS50 FT-IR with One-Touch Operation from Thermo Scientific

This video describes the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR from Thermo Scientific. The Nicolet iS50, featuring purpose-built accessories and integrated software, is an all-in-one materials analysis workstation designed to help solve analytical challenges with ease.

Setting Up ADMET's MTESTQuattro Controller to Run ASTM E8

This video demonstrates how to set up and run a metal tension test according to ASTM E8 using ADMET's MTESTQuattro software.

The Zetasizer Nano Particle Characterization System from Malvern Instruments

Ulf Nobbmann from Malvern Instruments shows us through the Zetasizer Nano, which uses dynamic light scattering to determine particle size, as well as being able to determine zeta potential.

Static and Cyclic Tests on External Skeletal Fixation Devices from Zwick

This video shows the cyclic and static tests for external skeletal fixation devices from Zwick Roell.

Master Bond Polymer System EP21TCHT-1

This video shows a polymer system, EP21TCHT-1 from Master Bond. EP21TCHT-1 is a two component, room temperature curing, thermally conductive, electrically insulating, and heat resistant epoxy compound for high performance bonding and sealing.

MiniRam III Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

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.

Instron's TrendTracker for Bluehill Software

This animation shows the benefits of Instron's TrendTracker Viewer for Bluehill software.

XEI Scientific's Evactron Plasma Decontaminator

The Evactron plasma decontamination systems from XEI Scientific ared used to clean samples or chambers. They removing organic contaminants and hydrocarbon residues from samples or or on instruments such as scanning electron microscopes (SEM), transmission electron microscopes (TEM) or focused ion beam systems (FIB).

Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority by Micromeritics

Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority specializes in the characterization of fine powders and solid materials. Specifically we are experienced in providing particle size analysis, surface area and gas adsorption services, pore size and pore volume measurements, density determinations, and chemical adsorption services. We are a DEA-licensed, FDA-registered, cGMP/GLP-compliant contract analytical laboratory.

Tensile Testing Using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-xt Test System

This video shows the testing of samples using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-xt force testing stand to establish elongation under load and breaking strain.

Measurement of Error Vector Magnitude from Agilent

This video from Agilent shows error vector magnitude measurement taken from the lab 3 of the DreamCatcher ME 1100 university courseware.

NETZSCH’s DEA 288 Epsilon Optimizes Curing Processes

This video demonstrates the operation of the new DEA 288 Epsilon from NETZSCH. This dielectric analyzer provides clear-cut measurement of curing processes, optimizes resin formulations, and determines ideal process parameters.

The Flashline Series of Thermal Property Analyzers from Anter Corp

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.

FRITSCH Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageTec

The new Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageTec 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!

Winfluor Intensity Over Time - Ratio Software from Photometrics

This video shows how to set up and use WinFluor imaging software with Photometrics cameras.

A Guide to Using AFM for Biological Applications

This video shows Asylum Applications Scientist Dr. Irène Revenko giving a brief demonstration on how to use the AFM for biological applications.

MicroPublisher for Quality Color Images in CellSens Software from QImaging

This video from QImaging demonstrates how to use the MicroPublisher with the HDR mode in CellSens software to acquire high quality color images.

Thermo Scientific’s Handheld TruScan RM Analyzer

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.

The Test Master Pro OES System from Oxford Instruments

This video demonstrates the operation of the Test-Master Pro optical emission spectroscopy (OES) system from Oxford Instruments. It uses a heavy duty probe suited to industrial applications.

SALD-2300 Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer from Shimadzu

This video shows the SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer from Shimadzu.

Mass Spectrography in Biology: Expert Insight from Thermo Scientific

In this video Andreas Huhmer, Director of Maketing from Thermo Scientific talks about the exciting chapter in better understanding biology and advancing proteomics and metabolomics.

Dynamics Center - Kinetics from Bruker

This video illustrates how to use Kinetics (Dynamics Center) to analyse NMR reaction monitoring data from Bruker.

Fast Raman Mapping: The Graphene Case from Horiba

This video shows fast Raman mapping using LabSpec6 Raman Software from Horiba Scietific. Raman microscopy has been used for quite a long time to generate chemical maps.

Demonstration of Universal Testing Systems by ADMET

ADMET is a leading provider of universal testing systems for tension, compression, flexure, torsion and biaxial testing.

Tornado Digital Torque Tester from Mecmesin

This video introduces the Tornado digital torque tester from Mecmesin. The Tornado is the most advanced, compact and easily portable torque test instrument.

Zeiss Webinar on 3View Technology

This video shows a presentation on SBF-SEM - Serial Block Face 3D imaging in the FE-SEM with 3View technology by Carl Zeiss Microscopy and Gatan.

Fatigue Test on Spinal Implant Constructs

This video illustrates a fatigue test performed on spinal implant constructs using ElectroPuls series of linear motor test instruments from Instron.

Compact HomeLab from Rigaku

This video shows the compact HomeLab from Rigaku. It is specially designed for the researchers who want low maintenance and high performance diffractometer or X-ray system with extraordinary experimental flexibility.

Systech Illinois’ Water Vapour Permeation Analyzer

This video shows the Water Vapour Permeation Analyzer from Systech Illinois.

The Smart SPM/AFM from AIST-NT - Ease of Use Demonstration

Marshall Bates and Andrey Krayev from AIST-NT demonstrate the ease of use of the AIST SmartSPM/AFM. From loading a sample to starting to take measurements can be completed in 1-2 minutes, at atomic resolutions

TA Instruments' Nano DSC Cell Design

This video shows the superior cell design of Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.

Employees Experiences in Thermo Fisher Scientific

This video shows the employees share their experiences of working at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

eXpert 5900 Fatigue Tester from ADMET

This video demonstrates the working of eXpert 5900 fatigue tester from ADMET.

The proX Desktop SEM with EDS from Phenom-World

Bill Flecky from Phenom-World shows us their new flagship, desktop scanning electron microscope (SEM) the proX, which includes elemental analysis using an in-built EDS system.

SITA Dynamic Surface Tensiometer Demonstration and Explanation

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.

Stream Acquisition and Multichannel Capture in Metamorph Software from Photometrics

This video shows the control time-lapse, stage, wavelengths, z series, and stream acquisitions or even run journals by Metamorph software from Photometrics.

Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva Mass Spectrometers from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Alexander Makarov, Director of Global Research LCMS, Thermo Scientific discussing his experience while designing the Orbitrap Fusion mass spectrometer.

The AXIOS X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Spectrometer from PANalytical

David Coler from PANalytical shows us through the AXIOS XRF (x-ray fluorescence) instrument that performs elemental analysis. It is suited to applications including industrial process control, in the cement, steel and petroleum industries, as well as research and development applications in both industry and academia.

Measurement Units of Brookfield DV2T and DV3T

This video shows how to change the measurements units such as temperature, viscosity, torque, speed etc in the DV2T viscometer and DV3T rheometer from Brookfield.

Compressive Strength of Concrete ASTM Method C 39

A video demonstrating the compressive strength of concrete by ASTM Method C 39

SVM 3001 | Anton Paar

SVM 3001 | Anton Paar

Phenom Desktop SEM for Classroom Environment

This video shows Mike Blok, co-founder of Project Nano, discussing how he utilized the Phenom Desktop SEM to educate students on advanced science topics.

Electro-Mechanical Servo Testing Actuator from Zwick Roell

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.

Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers - Key Features

Introducing the latest evolutionary Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers with FTIR imaging microscope geared for high end reserach. Featuring one of the kind integrated FTIR imaging microscope technology catered for both material and biomaterial sector. The Varian 600 series is the next evolutionary step in FTIR imaging technology.

FLIR LS Series Thermal Imaging Cameras

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.

ASTM D882 Tensile Strength Properties of Thin Plastic Film by ADMET

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.

Park Systems NX10 Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)

Park Systems launched the NX10 atomic force microscope (AFM) recently and showed it for the first time at the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston. Mark Cyffka takes us for a tour of their all new AFM which is claimed to be the world's most accurate AFM.

Exchange of Cantilever of NaioAFM from Nanosurf

This video shows the exchange of cantilever of NaioAFM from Nanosurf,

Overviews of Pacer International – Graham Rothon

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.

iCAP 7000 Series ICP-Optical Emission Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

In this video Fergus Keenan, Field Marketing Manger from Thermo Scientific introduces iCAP 7000 Series ICP- optical emission spectrometer.

The Anter Flashline 4010 Thermal Properties Analyzer

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.

LUMOS FTIR Microscope from Bruker

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.

Expert Insight of Versette Pipetting Workstation

This video visualizes the demonstration of working Versette Pipetting workstation by Russell Herbert from Thermo Scientific. The Versette Pipetting Workstation is designed for bench-top liquid handling.

Demonstration of Texture Analysis of Pudding Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of pudding.

Handle-O-Meter from Thwing-Albert

The Thwing-Albert Handle-O-Meter measures "handle" which is the combined effects of flexibility and surface friction of sheeted materials

Thermo Scientific Dionex QD Charge Detector for IC

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.

GHP 456 Titan Guarded Hot Plate System from NETZSCH

This video displays the functioning of the GHP 456 Titan® guarded hot plate system from NETZSCH. This innovative system is designed for measurement of thermal conductivity of insulations.

Tensile Tests on Plastics with MakroXtens - Zwick Roell

Zwick Roell Video: Tensile tests on plastics to ISO 527 with makroXtens extensometer

Test Driving the BMW Hydrogen 7 Series Hydrogen Fuel Car

A video clip showing the test drive of the newly released BMW Hydrogen 7 Series which use a hydrogen fuel engine. They are hoping that by rolling out this model they can influence those decision making people and showing them the reality of hydrogen fuel cars. Challenges with using hydrogen cars are discussed and how they are overcoming these problems. Relax and take a test drive in the new BMW Hydrogen 7 Series

Innovative X-Ray Diffraction Technologies from inXitu

This short video details how inXitu have used funding from NASA and other government bodies to develop innovative x-ray diffraction (XRD) technologies for the analysis of materials both terrestrial and extra-terrestrial.

Stainless Steel Analysis with the Niton XL2 Handheld XRF Analyzer

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.

MPA - Bruker: FT-NIR multi-purpose spectrometer used to analyze Milk and Dairy Products

Bruker’s MPA FT-NIR analyzer offers easy, reliable and cost-effective solutions for milk testing and dairy analysis.

Console Components of Model 8404 HMS from Lake Shore

In this video, Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth from Lake Shore gives a brief tour of the Model 8404 HMS instrument console and the components inside.

Schmidt Rebound Hammer Non-destructive Test Instrument Demonstration

This video shows concrete test hammer, which was invented by Ernst Schmidt and introduced by Proceq.

Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel Adhesive Peel Test

This video demonstrates the functioning of Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel adhesive peel test. In this test, the relative peel resistance of adhesive bonds between flexible adhesives is determined through a T-type specimen with the help of a tension testing machine.

Laser Diffraction for Particle Size Analysis - 2

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.

Jaz - The All New Innovative Spectrometer for Indoor and Outdoor Conditions by Ocean Optics

This video demonstrate the features and step by step function on the Innovative spectrometer "Jaz" by Ocean Optics. This spectrometer is suitable for laboratory or in the field.

EASYHEAT Induction Heating Systems from Ambrell

This video shows how Ambrell EASYHEAT induction heating systems are used for soldering a reducer assembly, a fuel pump assembly, pipes, etc.

AZo2Bruker - Grand Opening of Bruker Nano Surfaces Customer Facilities

AZo.TV visited the Bruker Nano Surfaces headquarters in Karlsruhe, Germany, for the grand opening of their new European Customer Care Centre and Application Centre.

FLIR Voyager Thermal Camera

This video shows the Voyager II / Voyager III's wide-angle thermal camera from FLIR.

ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System

This video shows how the ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System and MTESTQuattro software are used to perform the ISO 14801 dental implant testing.

Thermo Scientific Pharmaceutical Microbiology Solutions

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.

The Nanosurf LensAFM Designed to Integrate with Optical Microscopes and Profilers

The new LensAFM from Nanosurf has been designed to integrate with optical microscopes and profilers, and add AFM capabilities to them. This demonstration shows how easy it is to switching between AFM and optical microscopy/profiler modes.

Demonstration of Automated Tensile Testing of Rubber by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 20 kN for tensile tests on elastomers / rubber according to standards like (ISO 37, DIN 53504, ASTM D 412, ISO 34)

Interview with Bill Becker, Industry Manager Aerospace of Zwick USA - Part 1

Interview with Bill Becker, Industry Manager Aerospace, Zwick USA at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses trends in aerospace testing.

ElvaX XRF Spectrometer from ElvaTech

This video shows the working principle for the ElvaX XRF Spectrometer from ElvaTech. This XRF analyzer is a desktop energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence EDXRF analyzer spectrometer, which does not require liquid nitrogen cooling for storage and use.

TechCut 5 Precision Sectioning Machine from Allied High Tech Products

The TechCut 5 Precision Sectioning Machine from Allied High Tech Products is a programmable sectioing saw suited for sample preparation. It can cut a wide variety of materials and sizes. Microprocessor control allows the user to control parameters such as feed rate, distance and force and cutting depth. The system can also automatically adjust to changes in cutting conditions such as changes in section or composition.

Installation of AvaSoft 8 Software and Application of the Avantes Spectrometer

This video shows the installation of AvaSoft 8 software to the Avantes spectrometer.

Hysteresis Energy Loss of Foam - ASTM D3574 X6 from ADMET

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.

Issues of Nitric Acid, Hydrofluoric Acid and Osmium from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the issues in nitric acid, hydrofluoric acid and osmium.

Abrasion / Scratch Testing with Taber Industries’ TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750

This video shows functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750. It is suitable for material properties of contoured or flat surfaces and finished products.

Advanced ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF Spectrometer by Thermo Scientific-Application at FLUXANA

In this video Dr. Rainer Schramm, Managing Director of FLUXANA, a contract laboratory offering full XRF solutions in Germany talks about the new design and the ease of use of the advanced ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.

XOS HD Prime Analyzer for Screening Toxic Elements in Consumer Products

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.

Pharmaceutical Applications with Bruker’s XRD

In this video Peter J. LaPuma, Vice President Sales and Marketing from Bruker talks about the XRD used in pharmaceutical applications.

RF Bond Technology in Hard Sealing Application

This video shows the hard sealing application that utilizes the critical RF bond technology from Ambrell.

Oxford Instruments Corporate Video

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.

Comparison of Micropipette Noise Levels using Herzan TS-140

This video taken at Heinrich Lab, UC Davis depicts the difference in micropipette noise levels by measuring the quality of application without isolation and with a Herzan TS-150 active vibration isolation system inside the NanoVault enclosure.

Heating with EASYHEAT LI: Training Video from Ambrell

This training video from Ambrell shows how to change capacitors and taps so that one can use EASYHEAT LI in an optimal manner.

Thermo Scientific Dionex ICS-5000 Reagent-Free HPIC system

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.

Testing of Friction Properties on Spaghetti Packaging

This video shows friction properties testing on spaghetti packaging using the zwicki-Line testing machine from Zwick Roell.

PT 602CZ Multi-Sensor from FLIR

This video shows the PT-602CZ multi-sensor system from FLIR. It is equipped with a cooled Mid-Wave InfraRed detector, which offers mid-long range detections in all weather conditions.

Hardness Testing on Platinum, Titanium, Gold and Tungsten Wedding Ring

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 !!

FluidScan Q1100 Handheld Infrared Oil Analyzer for Route-based Oil Analysis

This video shows the FluidScan Q1100 handheld infrared oil analyzer from Spectro Scientific. The device allows quantitative measurement of a lubricant's condition and plays a major role in machine condition monitoring for predictive and proactive maintenance in reliability management programs.

Break-Loose Force and Glide Force from Zwick Roell

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.

The Bruker XRD S8 Lion XRF Spectrometer for the Cement Industry

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.

Interview with Dan Ayres, Managing Director, Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology

This video shows the interview of Dan Ayres, Managing Director from Oxford Instruments at Pittcon 2013.

Chatillon® CS Series Digital Force Testers from Lloyd Instruments

The CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers are revolutionary systems optimized for production testing applications, including medical devices, plastics, packaging, textiles, rubber and electronics to name a few. No personal computer is required; no proprietary software is required; no knowledge of programming languages is required.

The alpha300 Raman/AFM/SNOM from WITec

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.

NanoPlus DLS from Micromeritics at Pittcon 2013

In this video Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the NanoPlus DLS Nanoparticle Size and Zeta Potential.

Next-Generation Hikari EBSD Camera from EDAX

This video shows the operation of the new Hikari EBSD Camera available from EDAX. This next-generation electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) camera provides outstanding performance across all EBSD applications.

Interview with Michelle Bourke, Senior Product Manager, Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology

This video shows the interview of Michelle Bourke, Senior Product Manager from Oxford Instruments on plasma technology.

WT1800 Precision Power Analyzer from Yokogawa

This video shows WT1800 high performance power analyzer, the latest addition to Yokogawa’s test and measurement digital power analyzer product line.

TRIDIONTM-9 GC-TMS System from Torion

This video shows the advanced TRIDIONTM-9 GC-TMS system designed by Torion for on-site VOC and SVOC analysis.

Ph.D Student Uses B&W Tek Lasers for Neurobiological Studies

This video shows Marta Zlatic, Ph.D. discussing her neurobiological research of larval behavior with respect to brain activity.

PikoReal Software from Thermo Scientific

This video illustrates PikoReal Software from Thermo Scientific. PikoReal software offers an intuitive experience, from programming the protocols and defining plate layouts to assessing the experimental results.

Quick Start Guide for EASYHEAT LI from Ambrell Induction

This video shows the installation of EASYHEAT LI from Ambrell Induction. The EASYHEAT LI consist of a power box and work head.

Thermo Scientific Mass Spectrometers for Clinical Research and Forensic Toxicology Labs

This video shows Bradley Hart, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about a new range of mass spectrometers designed for qualitative and quantitative research applications.

TruScan from Ahura Scientific

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.

Zwick Roell’s Short Span and Edge Crush Test

This video shows the short span and edge crush tests from Zwick Roell being carried out on a paper and a corrugated card board. The tests are performed as per the guidance provided in ISO 9895 / DIN 54518, DIN EN ISO 3037 standards.

Evolve 512 Delta EMCCD Camera with NIS Elements Software from Photometrics

This video shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.

Using the Niton XL3t Handheld XRF Analyzer in the Mining Industry

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.

Bruker BioSpin Introduces SkyScan 1278 X-Ray Microtomograph

This video shows Jeroen Hostens, Applications Manager at Bruker microCT, explaining the operation of Bruker BioSpin's SkyScan 1278 X-ray microtomograph.

Thermo Scientific TRACE 1300 Series Gas Chromatograph

This video shows the innovative TRACE 1300 series GC (gas chromatograph) from Thermo Scientific. The TRACE 1300 series GC provides high productivity and reduces cost in QA/QC and routine laboratory applications.

Using Water to Create More Powerful and Smaller Semiconductor Chips

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 !!

Litesizer 500 | Anton Paar

Litesizer 500 | Anton Paar

Niton XL3t XRF Analyzers from Thermo Scientific

his video shows the Niton XL3t XRF analyzers of Thermo scientific with embedded GPS system.

Agilent 3000 X-Series vs. Tektronix 3000 Series Oscilloscope

This video compares the working of the Agilent InfiniiVision 3000 X-Series oscilloscopes with Tektronix MSO/DPO 3000 series.

Use of a Portable XRF Device in Forensic Science

Ground breaking work has shown how a Innov-X portable handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer can be used in forensic science. It has the advantage that it can be used to analyze evidence in situ, without it being disturbed. In this video, the interviewee talks about how the XRF has been used to identify people from dental materials.

How to Set up a QImaging Camera in Micromanager on a PC

This video demonstrates how to set up a QImaging camera in Micromanager in a PC.

Thwing Albert’s Geotextile Puncture Fixture

This video demonstrates a geotextile puncture fixture available from Thwing-Albert. The fixture meets the standard test method, ASTM D6241. Using a 50nm probe, the static puncture strength of geotextiles and geotextile-related products can be monitored.

Robotic-based Automation for OES to Optimise Steel Production Automation from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the SMS-2500 Robotics-based Automation for OES from Thermo Scientific.

How to Get Started with Using Ocean Optic Spectrometer with SpectraSuite Software

A tutorial video showing how to get started with your new Ocean Optics spectrometer. The video shows how to get started with the unique software SpectraSuite for your spectromet

IZOD Impact Test per ASTM D256

This video demonstrates an Izod impact test performed on a plastic specimen using CEAST 9050 impact pendulum from Instron.

Plastic 3-Point Flexure Test - ISO 178

This video demonstrates a 3-point flexure test performed on plastics using a universal testing machine from Zwick Roell.

SpectroVisc Q3000 Series Portable Kinematic Viscometers

This video shows the functioning of the SpectroVisc Q3000 series viscometers from Spectro Scientific. These portable kinematic viscometers are solvent-free, temperature-controlled and easy to use, providing high-accuracy measurements for new and in-service oils.

S2 PICOFOX for Environmental Applications from Bruker

This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for environmental applications from Bruker.

Demonstration of An Automatic Testing System for Heavy Steel Plates by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machines 1200 kN and 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate for tests according to standards like (ISO 6892,ASTM E8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)

Demonstration of Thermo Scientific 12V DC Hammer Mill Field Kit

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.

Analytical Technologies Transforming Science: Thermo Scientific Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer

In this video scientists from Thermo scientific illustrates the transformation of analytical technologies into science using Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer.

TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva Mass Spectrometers from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Iain Mylchreest, VP Research and Development for Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry, discussing the new mid-range quantitative systems from Thermo Scientific called TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva.

Introduction to Nuclear Magnetic Resonance - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives introduction to nuclear magnetic resonance.

Three Reasons Why Clients Prefer Alfa Aesar Products

This video reveals three reasons why clients prefer Alfa Aesar products. Alfa Aesar, a part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, provides outstanding customer service, high quality products, and high purity materials to scientists involved in research.

Cryogenic Probe Stations from Lake Shore Cryotronics - Features and Applications

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.

Tensile Testing Medical Tubing and Catheters using AutoX750 from Instron

This video shows the tensile testing medical tubing and catheters using AutoX750 from Instron.

Demonstration of Texture Analysis of butter Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of butter

MultiTest-d Testing System from Mecmesin

This video shows the working of MultiTest testing system from Mecmesin. It is the complete test solutions for exceptional accuracy and evaluation capability.

Solenoid Testing by Mecmesin

This video from Mecmesin demonstrates the testing of solenoid using a horizontally mounted MultiTest 2.5-i computer-controlled test system, fitted with a 100N loadcell, and a personal computer.

Using NMR for Cancer Research

This video shows Dr Andrew Byrd from the National Cancer Institute discussing the significance of Bruker NMR in cancer research at ICMRBS 2014.

Handheld Coating Thickness Measuremet Instruments - Technology, Features and operation

This short video runs you through the range of handheld coating thickness measurement instruments from Fischer Instrumentation. These instruments use different technologies and the various useful features of these devices are demonstrated, as well their ease of operation.

135° Peel Test using Mecmesin’s Custom-made Vacuum Fixture

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.

Compression Test of Pushbuttons on Remote Control

This video illustrates a compression test performed on the pushbuttons of a remote control using a compression testing system from Instron.

Demonstration of Custom Friction Welding Process by AFW

This video demonstrates the custom friction welding process of dissimilar materials by American Friction Welding (AFW). The ISO 9001:2008 certified company offers a fully automated friction welding system and a large and unique shaped component friction welds.

Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services by Micromeritics

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.

Taber’s Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160

This video shows Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160 from Taber Industries.

U1273AX Handheld Digital Multimeter from Agilent

This video shows the U1273AX handheld digital multimeter from Agilent Technologies. The U1273AX is an OLED handheld digital multimeter (DMM) capable of operating down to -40°C. It delivers immediate and accurate results, even in frigid conditions.

Revco UxF -86°C Freezers from Thermo Scientific

This video shows new Thermo Scientific Revco UxF Series. Revco UxF freezers deliver ultimate protection and optimum capacity for the most critical samples.

Tap Changing in EASYHEAT from Ambrell

This video shows changing of taps in EASYHEAT from Ambrell. The EASY is switched on and the main menu appears.

Assembly Process of Brookfield Viscometer

This video shows step-by-step instructions on how to assemble guardleg and lab stand of a Brookfield Viscometer and take first viscosity reading in minutes.

Reflected Light Image Registration from Horiba Scientific

This video from Horiba Scientific shows the Raman image and the corresponding reflected light image of Si test structure.

Changing the Capacitance Value of EASYHEAT from Ambrell

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.

Flexural Test of Plastic Test Bar Using ADMET eXpert 7601

Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with MTESTQuattro PC based testing software

Vane Spindles from Brookfield

This video describes the geometry and applications of vane spindles from Brookfield Engineering. Vane spindles are used with all standard Brookfield Viscometers/Rheometers and EZ-Lock spindle couple system for use with paste-like materials.

Mechanical Testing with Bose Test Instruments

In this video Dr. Eric Filion and Anthony Blythe from Zymetrix, University of Calgary, Canada provides an introduction to the testing facilities and Bose test instruments.

Measuring T1 and T2 Relaxation - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, shows how to measure T1 and T2 relaxation. There are two types of relaxation spin relaxation and longitudinal relaxation.

Heel Strike Impact Test on Athletic Shoes

This video demonstrates a heel strike impact test performed on athletic shoes using an ElectroPuls system from Instron.

Capabilities Overview of Oxford Instruments

This video provides an overview of the broad range of products and markets that Oxford Instruments service. These range from high end research to industrial laboratories to quality control in industrial processes. Some of the industries that they cater to include nanotechnology, metals analysis, ROHS, construction, sustainable energy and superconductors.

Identification of Brookfield Viscometer Model

This video shows easy location and identification of a Brookfield Viscometer model (LV or RV), serial number and voltage (115V or 230V).

Micro Materials NanoTest Vantage - Comprehensive Nanomechanical Testing Centre

Denise Hoban from Micro Materials tells us about their recently launched NanoTest Vantage nanomechanical testing system. It is a unique instrument that can carry out a number of tests at temperatures ranging from less than 0°C up to 750°C.

Benchop XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) - The Epsilon 3XL from PANalytical

This is the first time the PANalytical Epsilon 3XL benchtop XRF has been shown as it was only released in January 2011. The Epsilon 3XL can perform elemental analysis down to Fluorine. It is suited to lower throughput applications like production control applications, but is capable of producing results comparable to larger more expensive floor standing XRF units.

Yokogawa Releases CW10 Clamp-on Power Meter

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.

ISO 34 Elastomer Tear Strength Test

This video shows a tear strength test performed according to ISO 34 on an ADMET tensile tester. This test method is identical to ASTM D624 and ideal for determining the tear strength of elastomers.

Open Spark Stand: Optical Emission Spectrometer from PANalytical

This video shows OBEF series of Open Emission Spectrometer from PANalytical.

Induction Heating of Gear for Shrink Fitting from Ambrell

This video from Ambrell shows the heating of gear to a temperature for shrink fitting application.

Analytik Jena’s InnuPure C16

This video shows the InnuPure C16 magnetic particle based extraction system from Analytik Jena.

Non-Destructive Testing of Friction Welded Components

Post production inspection of parts produced by friction welding by American Friction Welding. Some tests include structural testing of the weld region and dimensional testing.

Sponge Rubber Foam Compression Deflection Test from ADMET

This video from ADMET shows the sponge rubber foam is tested using ASTM D 1056 compression defection test.

Analyzing Irregular Shaped Particles with Dynamic Image Technique

This video presentation from Micromeritics describes the analysis of irregular shaped particles using the Particle Insight dynamic image analyzer from Particulate Systems.

Oxford’s AZtec TruMap and AutoLayer Demonstration

This video demonstrates a flexible materials characterization system, the AZtec TruMap from Oxford Instruments. The AZtec provides EDS (energy dispersive spectroscopy) elemental maps for illustrating the specimen’s actual composition.

Autotap Tapped Density Analyzer from Quantachrome

This video demonstrates the Autotap tapped density analyzer from Quantachrome Instruments. This analyzer automates the lifting and dropping of the graduated measuring cylinder, eradicating both the possible wrist injury and expected variability when these operations are done manually.

American Friction Welding’s Non-Destructive Testing with Advanced Dimensional Inspection

This video demonstrates non-destructive testing (NDT) with advanced dimensional inspection process of friction welds by American Friction Welding (AFW). The company uses a combination of robotic and manual quality inspection equipment. AFW performs both NDT and destructive quality testing.

Strength and Durability Testing of FiberStone

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.

Innovative “Press ‘n’ Open” Door Mechanism for Binder Ultra Guard

This video shows innovative "Press 'n' Open" Ultra Guard door from Binder.

Viscosizer 200 from Malvern

This video shows the Viscosizer 200 is an innovation in automated viscosity measurement and molecular sizing using very small sample volumes from Malvern.

Advanced Laser Marking Workstations from FOBA

This video shows the next generation of advanced laser marking workstations from FOBA.

ElectroForce 3200 Series III Test Instrument from Bose

This video shows the working of Bose 3200 Series III test system. The Bose 3200 Series III test instrument offers new and improved features, providing unparalleled performance and versatility for challenging applications requiring low amplitude testing accuracy.

i-Raman Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

Robert Chimenti shows us the i-Raman from B&W Tek. It is an award winning compact, portable Raman spectrometer with 3 wave number resolution. It can be optioned up with a video Raman microscope as per this set up.

Planar Biaxial Test of Fresh Pericardium from Bose

This video shows biaxial test of fresh pericardium from Bose using ElectroForce Biaxial 4 motor TestBench. This planar biaxial TestBench instrument is used for the characterization of soft tissues and biomaterials.

The N8 Neos Atomic Force Microscope from Bruker XRD

Dave Sampson from Bruker AXS shows us through their new N8 NEOS atomic force microscope. The N8 NEOS combines optical microscopy and Scanning Probe Microscopy in a single, optimized set - up.

Energy Efficient Metal Hot Zones from Plansee

In this video Ray O’Neill talks about the energy efficient metal hot zones from Plansee.

Model 8404 Hall measurement system from Lake Shore

In this video Brad Dodrill of Lake Shore, provides an explanation of traditional Hall measurements.

Torsion Fatigue Tester for Medical Device Testing by ADMET

ADMET offers electromechanical and servo-hydraulic fatigue testing systems for tension, compression, torsion and biaxial testing applications. All systems are engineered to meet your needs (The eXpert 81T 30Nm Torsion Fatigue Tester shown in the video is for medical device testing.).

Three-Point Bend Flexural Test on Plastics

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.

Experimental Loudspeaker to Test Sound from Bose

This video shows experimental loudspeaker, which is used to test sound from Bose.

Tensile Testing According to ASTM A36

A video demonstrating tensile testing of ASTM A36 material.

Thermogravimetric Analyzers from TA Instruments

This video shows superior TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) design from TA Instruments. The Q500 is the world’s best selling thermogravimetric analyzer.

Zwick’s Amsler Vibrophore

This video shows Zwick Roell’s Amsler Vibrophone for fatigue strength determination in terms of fatigue limit and fatigue life. Fatigue tests are performed according to DIN 50100 (Wöhler curve) under tensile, compression, pulsating and fatigue loads.

ZHU/Zwicki-Line Universal Hardness Testing Machine

This video shows the most flexible, versatile ZHU/zwicki-Line universal hardness testing machine from Zwick Roell.

The JEOL NeoScope JCM-5000 Benchtop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

Mike Wolfe from Nikon Instruments, the distributor for the JEOL Neoscope JCM-5000 in North America and Canada demonstrates the capabilities if this compact benchtop scanning electron microscope (SEM), which is a natural extension from high end optical microscopes, but offers much better depth of field.

Demontration of the Versatile Nanoindentation Testing Platform from CSM Instruments

The Nanoindenation platform is a versatile system available in two configuations that allow you to build a device tailored ot your specific requirements. You can incorporate various testing modules such as: Nano and microindentation; Nano and microscratc; and Micro/nanoscratch. You can also choose between imaging systems suc as a: Video microscope; AFM; or profilometer.

Thermogravimetric Analyzer TG 209 F1 Libra (TGA) from Netzsch Instruments

The TG 209 F1 Libra is the latest generation TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) from Netzsch Instruments. It measures mass change as a function of temperature and has an operatingtemperature of between 10 and 1100°C.

Configuration of SigmaCheck for Users' Preference

This video shows how to configure the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter according to individual users' preference.

The Malvern Kinexus Rheometer - Key Features, Capabilities and Operation

Fred Mazzeo introduces us to the Kinexus Rheometer from Malvern Instruments which is suited to applications such as paints, coatings and polymers. The Kinexus takes rheometry to the next level.

Malvern’s OMNISEC System for Accurate Characterization of Polymers and Proteins

This video shows Mark Pothecary from Malvern Instruments giving an overview of OMNISEC system, an advanced GPC/SEC solution developed for the characterization of natural and synthetic polymers, and proteins.

Identification of Pharma Frauds Using Thermo Scientific’s TruScan Analyzer

This video shows a live demonstration of identification of pharma frauds using Thermo Scientific’s TruScan analyzer. The light-weight, handheld analyzer enables quick identification of raw materials and it meets the strict requirements of pharmaceutical manufacturing operations. The analyzer can be easily implemented into cGMP environments.

Demonstration of Testing of Bumpers for Dental Prosthodontic Applications by Zwick

This video shows Zwick materials testing machine (Zwicki-Line) with testing software testXpert II

Zwick Presents testXpo 2013 at Germany

This video shows the 22nd Forum for Materials Testing testXpo 2013 conducted by Zwick at Ulm, Germany.

Barnes SSSP-1000-T Single Pass Bore Finishing

This video shows the single pass bore finishing process of hydraulic valve bodies by Barnes SSSP-1000 from Lapmaster.

Advanced ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF Spectrometer by Thermo Scientific-Washington State

In this video Mr. Richard Conrey, Technician at the GeoLaboratory of the Washington State University recommends the ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF spectrometer from Thermo Scientific for a high-performance, cost-effective solution in any application.

Rubber O-Ring Tensile Strength Testing by ADMET

ASTM D1414 (D 1414) covers multiple properties of O-Rings. Part of the specification includes tension testing for determining the breaking force, tensile strength, and ultimate elongation of an o-ring. The tension test is intended to be performed on a universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). If you are going to perform this test, you should read the entire specification from ASTM. This is a quick summary to decide if this test is right for you, and to point out what equipment you need to perform the test.

The Carl Zeiss Sigma VP Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

John Treadgold from Carl Zeiss NTS shows us the main features and specifications of the Sigma VP (Variable Pressure) scanning electron microscope (SEM). He covers its capabilities, including options for detectors etc and its ease of use and user interface as well as the ability to integrate the SEM with Carl Zeiss optical microscopes.

Magnesium Alloys - Future of Lightweight Material for Automotive and Aerospace Industries

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.

The Use of Atomic Force Microscopy in Imaging Biological Systems

Near field optical microscopy using AFM in combination with laser to produce high resolution images at the nanoscale on samples ranging from quantum dots to biological samples. The focus is on imaging various biological systems.

ADMET's eXpert 3900 System for Urethane Foam Constant Force Pounding Test

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.

New Thermo Scientific TRACE 1300 GC with ISQ System

In this video, Eric Phillips from Thermo Scientific highlights the new TRACE 1300 gas chromatograph (GC) series coupled with the Chromeleon chromatography data system software and ISQ single quadrupole mass spectrometer.

Optical Property Optimizer for Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern

This video shows new Optical Property Optimizer tool, which is designed to aid Malvern MasterSizer 3000.

Niton XL3t GOLDD+ Portable XRF Analyzer from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Ali Somarin, Chief Geologist from Thermo Scientific, explains about the Niton XL3t GOLDD+ portable XRF analyzer.

Electrical Sensing Zone from Micromeritics

This video shows the Elzone II 5390 Particle Size Analyzer from Micromeritics.

Using the FEI Phenom to Validate Semiconductor Samples for Failure Analysis

Validating samples is a time consuming and expensive process when trying to track down defects and reasons for semiconductor failures. Optical microscopes were used to examine samples after each polishing stage, but they do not have the resolution to detect the small defects that are now being produced. With its small footprint, higher resolution and comparable price, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is the ideal alternative. It also offers faster sample analysis and imaging compared to many other scanning electron microscopes.

Demonstration of Push and Turn Testing on Medical Packaging by Zwick

This video shows Zwick-Line Torsion for push & turn tests on pharmaceutical packing.

Auto-CrushIR from PIKE Technologies

This video shows the Auto-CrushIR from PIKE Technologies. The PIKE Auto-CrushIR microprocessor controlled automated hydraulic press, introduces an element of consistency into hydraulic press applications such as pellet and thin film making.

Exhibit at Pittcon 2013

This video visualizes the exhibition held at Pittcon. This exhibition is the part of the annual global conference and expo for laboratory science.

Carl Zeiss’ Lightsheet Z.1 Fluorescence Microscope Images Marine Amphipod

This video from Carl Zeiss shows a live imaging of the marine amphipod Parhyale hawaiensis.

What is Materials Science?

Ever been asked what materials science is? If so, just send people to this apage for the answer. An interesting compilation put together by the staff and students at the Department of Materials Science at UNSW.

The Gemini VII Surface Area and Porosity Measurement Tool from Micromeritics

Mike Gilley from Micromeritics shows us the Gemini VII tat is being shown at Pittcon 2009 for the first time. The Gemini VII is a surface area and porosity measurement instrument.

Digital Battery Hydrometer SBS 2002

This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2002 digital battery hydrometer.

Tango Near Infrared Spectrometer from Bruker

In this video Dean Roberts, Manager-US Food, Feed and Agriculture Markets - Bruker demonstrates the working and application of Tango near IR spectrometer.

ICON MRI Desktop System from Bruker

This video shows the easy-to-use and cryogen-free high-performance compact ICON MRI desktop system from Bruker.

Miniflex 600 Benchtop XRD Instrument from Rigaku at Pittcon 2013

In this video Tom McNutly, Vice President & General Manager from Rigaku talks about the Miniflex 600 benchtop XRD instrument at Pittcon 2013.

Basic Force Gauge from Mecmesin

This video introduces Basic Force Gauge (BFG) product from Mecmesin. The BFG is an easy to use, affordable force instrument which can be used along with a wide range of Mecmesin grips and accessories.

LIBS and LA-ICP-MS Techniques for Chemical Analysis from Applied Spectra

This video shows Jong Yoo from Applied Spectra explaining the different types of techniques in laser ablation.

Testing Sealed-Seam Strength with Zwick’s Testing Machine

This video shows the testing the strength of sealed-seam. Zwick can supply a variety of testing machines for determining the durability of components or a complete product.

Bruker Offers PeakForce QNM for Nanoscale Material Characterization

This video shows Bruker's PeakForce QNM, a new atomic force microscope that enables quantitative nanomechanical mapping of material properties and effectively demonstrates enhanced results in terms of speed, resolution, quality and ease-of-use of the information delivered.

DMA-RH Accessory from TA Instruments

This video shows the new DMA-RH Accessory from TA Instruments. The new DMA-RH Accessory is designed for use with the Q800 dynamic mechanical analyzer (DMA).

Thermo Scientific‘s LC-MS Using TurboFlow Technology

In this video, Dr Tony Edge takes us on a tour of Thermo Scientific‘s LC-MS (liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry) with the help of Turboflow technology.

The EM TIC 3X Milling System from Leica Microsystems

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.

Introduction to CHN Microanalysis Technique from Exeter Analytical

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.

Measurements of Protein and Polymer Microrheology Using Zetasizer Nano ZSP

This video illustrates how microrheology measurements of proteins and polymers are taken on the Zetasizer Nano ZSP with advanced software from Malvern Instruments.

Digital Battery Hydrometer with Wireless Data SBS 2003

This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer.

Thermo Scientific Launches Advanced Mass Spectrometers for Research Applications

This video shows Dr. Klaus Lindpaintner, Chief Scientific Officer at Thermo Scientific, discussing the importance of latest innovations in mass spectrometry for research applications.

Rubber Adhesion Peel Test Performed on eXpert 7601 by ADMET

This test by ADMET peels rubber conveyor belting and measures the average peel force over a 5" section.

Operation of Retiga 4000R CCD Camera in CellSens Software from QImaging

This video shows the operation of QImaging Retiga 4000R CCD camera inside the Olympus CellSens software. This gives excellent quality large field of images.

Bluehill 3 Software with New Expression Builder

This video shows the Bluehill 3 materials testing software with new Expression Builder feature. Bluehill 3 is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.

Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss

This video shows the Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss Microscopy.

How a Raman Spectrometer Works ?

This video detail the proper setup for taking Raman measurements using the Ocean Optics Q65000 Spectrometer. Once setup is complete it takes you through the steps of performing a basic Raman measurement using a Ramen spectrometer.

Quick and Easy Case Depth Using Automatic Measurement

This video shows how to achieve a fast and easy case depth utilizing automatic measurement.

QUANT-EXPRESS from Bruker

In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the GEO-QUANT-EXPRESS.

Demonstration of An Automated Tensile Test on Plastics and Metals by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 200 kN for tensile tests on plastics according to standards like (ISO 6892, EN 10002, ISO 527,ISO 3167, ASTM D 638, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)

LECO's CS844 Elemental Analyzer

This video shows the CS844 elemental analyzer from LECO. This elemental analyzer designed for wide-range measurement of carbon and sulfur content of primary steels, ores, finished metals, ceramics, and other inorganic materials using the combustion technique.

HORIBA Raman Academy: Orientational Effects on Raman Spectra

This video from Horiba shows the real-time display of polyethylene and the effects on the Raman spectra of a polyethylene film as a result of stretching.

Viscoelastic Foam Recovery Time Test Using ADMET's eXpert 3900 System

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).

TABER Shear / Scratch Tester Model 550 / 551 from Taber Industries

This video shows Taber Industries’ TABER Shear / Scratch Tester Model 550 / 551. It is used to evaluate resistance to scratching, shearing, scraping, gouging, marring and engraving on a wide range of flat, hard materials.

2D MRI - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

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.

GoldXpert Overview from Olympus

This video shows the overview of GoldXpert from Olympus. The GoldXpert is a stylish countertop analyzer fit for the consumer showroom environment.

Customer Testimonial on the Application of Thermo Scientific's ARL iSpark OES - Degerfors Laboratory

In this video Mr. Svenerik Bäckman from D-lab, a contract laboratory in Degerfors, Sweden talks about the new design and ease-of-use of the ARL iSpark OES spectrometer from Thermo Scientific which is used for quality metals analysis

The AccuPyc II 1340 Pycnometer from Micromeritics

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.

Demonstration of Texture Analysis of Cheese Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of cheese.

Mecmesin Offers TMS-Pro Food Texture Measuring System Supported by TL-Pro Software

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).

SureTect Real-Time PCR System from Thermo Scientific

This video shows SureTect real-time PCR system from Thermo Scientific, which is used for pathogen detection in food.

Demonstration of Thixotropy

Demonstration of shear thinning and how a thixotropic materials properties alter when exposed to a shear force.

Webbing Tensile Test Using Admet’s eXpert 2655 Testing Machine

This video demonstrates a webbing tensile test using Admet’s eXpert 2655 universal testing machine. The eXpert 2655 testing machine is a floor-standing model having a maximum load capacity of 150kN. This testing machine is employed for 20,000 pound capacity webbings.

Aqualog for Water Quality Analysis from Horiba

This video gives a demonstration of Aqualog from Horiba. It generates Excitation-Emission Matrices (EEMs) for CDOM (Coloured Dissolved Organic Matter) in a fast and simple process.

Easy and Safe Cleaning Process of FRITSCH Cutting Mills

This video shows the cleaning process of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills are high-performance instruments characterised by reliability, speed and ease of use.

Coating Thickness Measurement - Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920

Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.

'The Complete Tribology Lab' - Universal Mechanical Tester (UMT) from Bruker Nano

Bruker's UMT Universal Mechanical Tester. The UMT is the "complete tribology lab" and provides macro, micro and nanoscale tests under real-world conditions. Talking to Bruker's Steve Shaffer and University of Sheffield's Mark Rainforth, they discuss the ease of use and the typical applications of the UMT.

Interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia of Zwick - Part 2

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 high temperature testing.

Thermo Scientific Offers Fast, Integrated Technology for Microbiology Testing

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.

Xenocs Offers Xeuss 2.0 SAXS/WAXS System for Laboratory Use

This video shows Xenocs’ Xeuss 2.0, a new generation of SAXS/WAXS system designed as a beamline with measurement capabilities for laboratory use.

Viscosity Defined

The concept of viscosity is defined. Both Newtonian fluids and non-Newtonian fluids are considered as is the effect of temperature.

The Malvern Mastersizer 3000 Particle Size Analyzer

The Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments replaces the Mastersizer 2000 particle size analyzer. Julie Chen gives us a run down on the new features and operation of the Mastersizer 3000.

Testing Car Steering Rack using MultiTest 25-i from Mecmesin

This video shows the testing of car steering with Mecmesin MultiTest 25-i. This test is conducted to check the force needed to operate the steering over its full range of movement.

Transparent Tube Furnace from Thermcraft

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.

Prelude SPLC System from Thermo Scientific

his video shows Jenny Olsen, Senior Product Manager, discussing the latest innovations from Thermo Scientific.

ASTM C469 Concrete Compression Test from ADMET

This video demonstrates a C469 test on a hydraulically actuated manually controlled Baldwin universal testing machine.

Webinar on Micromeritics’ Elzone Particle Size Analyzer

This video presentation describes the features and applications of the Elzone II 5390 particle size analyzer from Micromeritics.

Malvern’s MicroCal PEAQ-ITC for Studying Biomolecular Interactions

This video shows the functioning of Malvern Instruments’ MicroCal PEAQ-ITC, a high-sensitive isothermal titration calorimeter designed for studying biomolecular interactions. The PEAQ-ITC delivers exceptional sensitivity and high quality data with low sample consumption.

Micro XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) Product Range from Bruker XRD

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.

How to Perform an Adhesive Loop Tack Strength Test by ADMET

One method to measure the tack force / strength of an adhesive is to perform the "Loop Tack" test method described in specification ASTM D6195. The adhesives tested with this test are typically pressure sensitive adhesives (PSA) applied to films, labels, tapes, and stickers where the initial tack force is an important characteristic of the product. The specification describes two ways to perform the test. One method (Method B) uses a single purpose machine.

Demonstration of A Horizontal Test on Catheter Systems by Zwick

This video from Zwick shows horizontal testing systems with a integrated bath for catheder guide wires testing.

How to Perform an ASTM D2256 Thread and Yarn Tensile Strength Test by ADMET

To determine the breaking strength, elongation, etc. of threads, yarns, or other single strand textiles, ASTM D2256 is by far the most common specification that is followed. This is a relatively simple tensile test whereby thread is pulled at a constant rate of speed until it breaks. This video by ADMET shows how the test is performed.

Thermo Scientific Dionex Corona Veo Charged Aerosol Detector for Semivolatile Compound Analysis

This video shows Nick Santiago, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, discussing the Thermo Scientific Dionex Corona Veo Charged Aerosol Detector that provides enhanced sensitivity for analyzing HPLC/UHPLC compatibility, semivolatile compounds, and a wide flow-rate range in a universal detector.

ADVANTEST Offers TAS7500 Terahertz Pulsed Spectroscopy and Imaging System

This video shows the ADVANTEST TAS7500, a compact terahertz pulsed spectroscopy and imaging system specifically designed for pharmaceutical applications.

The PolyVISC Automated Polymer Viscosity Testing System from Cannon Instruments

Ron Lutz from the Cannon Instrument Company introduces us to the PolyVISC system which is used by polymer and petrochemical companies in research and development and quality control applications.

Inspector 500 Raman Analyzer from SciAps

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.

Ink Viscometer from Brookfield

This video shows the Ink Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering. The Ink Viscometer is a Waterbase Viscometer designed for the printing market.

Lightsheet Z.1 Fluorescence Microscope Images Zebrafish Embryo from any Angle

This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the coverslip-free sample preparation for the Lightsheet Z.1 fluorescence microscope provides a unique prospect of viewing the sample from any angle.

ASTM C1609 Flexural Testing of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Beams

This video illustrates a flexural test performed on a fiber-reinforced concrete beams using a universal testing machine from ADMET.

Torion Technologies Offers CUSTODION SPME Syringes

This video shows an innovative solid phase microextraction (SPME) fiber syringe called CUSTODION. With the help of this syringe, samples can be injected easily and quickly.

Microtome Blades for Tissue Processing Expert Insight - Robert Jacox

In this video Robert Jacox, Consumable Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the extremely sharp and durable microtome blades for tissue processing.

Texture Analysis of Noodles Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

This video from Zwick shows how texture analysis is performed on noodles using Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line.

Using Life Cycle Approach to Reduce Vehicle Emissions

This video from WorldAutoSteel shows why Life Cycle Assessment is better than the current tailpipe approach to reduce vehicle carbon footprint.

TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer - nanoComposix Testimonial by C-Therm

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.

Discovery TGA from TA Instruments

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.

ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine from ADMET

This video shows the demonstration of ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine by ADMET founder and CEO Richard Gedney.

Control Timelapse, and Z Stacks in Metamorph Software from Photometrics

This video shows the control timelapse, z series, z-stacks in Metamorph software from Photometrics.

The LFA 457 MicroFlash Laser Flash Instrument from Netzsch

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.

Overview of Alarm Configuration on ECT SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter

This video shows the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter, an easy-to-use tool that can be employed by engineers and shop floor inspectors.

Introduction to NanoRam from Pacer International

In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International introduces the new B&WTek NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer.

The SpectroVISC Q3000 Kinematic Viscometer from Spectro Inc

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.

Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 from Malvern

This video shows the Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 multi angle light scattering detector from Malvern.

Fatigue Testing On Springs from Zwick

This video shows fatigue test conducted on springs with servo-hydraulic load frames-HA series from Zwick.

Dynamic Image Analysis for Characterizing Irregularly Shaped Particles from Micromeritics

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.

Torsion Tests on Luer Lock Fittings from Zwick

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.

Multiple Analytical tools in One for Scanning Electron Microscopy from Bruker

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.

Xforce Load Cell from Zwick Roell

This video shows the applications of load cell Xforce from Zwick Roell. It can bear the load from 5 N to 250 kN.

Direct Observation of a Nanomechanical Test of CdS in a TEM

Direct observation of a Hysitron PI 95 Picoindenter performing a nanomechanical test on cadmium sulfide (CdS) in a transmission electron microscope (TEM).

New HTS 250 FT-NIR Auto Sampling System from Bruker

This video shows the functioning of Bruker’s HTS 250 FT-NIR auto sampling system, which provides high-capacity, high-throughput analysis of ground, solid or pelleted samples.

Spectrometer Wavelength Calibration by Ocean Optics

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.

Automated Tensile Testing of Composite Materials

Demonstration of an automatic materials testing machine designed for use with composite materials from Zwick. The system consists of a sample magazine, sample measuring system, temperature chamber, robotic sample loader and testing machine. All that is needed is for an operator to load the samples into the magazine and to enter information into the computer interface. The robotic test system takes care of the rest. It even disposes of spent test specimens and regularly cleans the machine.

VersaTREK Automated Microbial Detection from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the Thermo Scientific VersaTREK Automated Microbial Detection System, which is versatile, user-friendly and provides excellent performance.

Building Material Analysis Workshop 2015

The BMA Workshop is a unique forum where cement industry professionals and academic building materials researchers can get together. Industry experts will present the newest trends in building materials and analytical methods for process control.

picoSpin 45 Benchtop NMR Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

In this video Jeff Sherman, Director of Sales- NMR Technologies introduces Thermo Scientific picoSpin 45.

Interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia of Zwick - Part 1

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.

Strength of Materials - A Course on the Fundamental Understanding

This is a video course on the strength of materials. The video provides fundamentals to understanding the strength of materials. A good insight into the fundamental knowledge.

Malvern’s Archimedes Particle Metrology System

This video shows the Archimedes Particle Metrology System from Malvern Instruments.

Vortex-XT Torque Testing System from Mecmesin

This video shows Mecmesin’s Vortex-XT, a simple-to-use, torque testing system that is specifically designed to improve production line and reduce waste and associated costs.

Thermo Scientific SOLA Solid Phase Extraction Cartridge Technology

In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific explains the benefits of SOLA SPE (solid phase extraction) cartridges for highly reproducible and high-throughput analysis.

MD-Series Cameras from FLIR

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.

Xenocs' Nano-inXider Vertical SAXS/WAXS System Unveiled at IUCR 2014

This video shows the unveiling of Xenocs' new Nano-inXider vertical SAXS/WAXS system at the 2014 IUCr Congress in Montreal.

Scion Single and Triple Quadrupole GC/MS Systems from Bruker CAM

The Scion Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometers (GC/MS) is the winner of the Laboratory Equipment Readers Choise Award for 2012. Rohan Thakur from Bruker tells us about their single and triple quadrupole GC/MS systems and points out some of their key features.

Top-Load Testing with Mecmesin’s MultiTest-xt

This video shows the top-load testing using Mecmesin’s MultiTest-xt for crushing tests, top load testers and top loads. This testing is employed for measuring the resistance of the containers to a point of compression load during deformation.

Wireless Remote Sensor for Mechanical Stress Measurement

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. View Video

EZ-Sled for COF Test from Thwing Albert

This video shows the EZ-Sled that provides a magnetic closure to protect the sample in the place. The weight of the sled is 200g. The coefficient of friction is measured using this sled.

Thermo Scientific TSQ 8000 Triple Quadrupole GC-MS System

In this video, Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific, talks about the launch of TSQ 8000 triple quadrupole GC-MS system at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

Thermo Scientific EASY-Spray Technology

In this video, Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton from Thermo Scientific, discuss about the Thermo Scientific EASY-Spray technology at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

Uses of Gallium Nitride

This video shows Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys, Director of Research at the University of Cambridge's Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, explaining about the uses of gallium nitride.

Seminar on Characterization of Tribo-System from Bruker

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.

Demonstration of An Automated Robotic Testing System for Metal Heavy Plates by Zwick

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)

Composite Tow Specimen Tensile Test Using Instron AVE, Pneumatic Grips

This video demonstrates the tensile test on a composite tow specimen using an advanced video extensometer (AVE) and pneumatic side-acting grips from Instron.

Spectro LNF Q200 Series for Industrial Machine Condition Monitoring

This video shows the operation of the Spectro Scientific LNF Q200 series, a bench-top analytical tool that measures standard particle counts based on ISI 4406 and ASTM D7596 standards.

Interview with Jeff Zonderman of Thermo Scientific

This video features an interview with Jeff Zonderman, DIR. Clinical and Toxicology LC/MS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

The MicroProf 200 TTV Wafer Measurement System from FRT

The FRT MicroProf 200 TTV Wafer Measurement System uses a unique multisensor technology. The easy to use software allows the user to measure parameters including roughness, film thickness, topography, step height, bow and warp on both sides of a wafer thanks to the the use of sensors above and below the sample.

Thermo Scientific OXSAS Optical Emission Analytical Software for High Quality Metals Analyses

This video shows flexible and powerful Thermo Scientific OXSAS™ Optical Emission Analytical Software.

Set-up of StreamPix 4 in Single QImaging Camera

This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with single QImaging camera.

Overview of MultiTest-xt Force Testing System from Mecmesin

This video demonstrates the overview of MultiTest-xt force testing system from Mecmesin. The MultiTest-xt is designed for conducting tensile and compression tests within the manufacturing environment.

Roughness and Texture Analysis Software from Digital Surf

Mountains Map 6 is the latest generation roughness and texture analysis software from Digital Surf. It is designed to work with instruments such as optical profilometers, confocal microscopes, scanning probe and atomic force microscopes and can deal with samples as large as automotive panels down to AFM size of just a few microns. The latest features of version 6.0 are outlined and a live demonstration of its capabilities provided.

Selecting a Spindle and Rotational Speed for Use with Brookfield Viscometer

This video shows the process of choosing a spindle and rotational speed for use with a Brookfield viscometer.

STS Microspectrometers from Ocean Optics

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.

Viscosity Reading on Brookfield Viscometer

This video shows quick steps on how to obtain a viscosity reading on a Brookfield Viscometer.

DELTA XRF Analyzer for Shipwrecks from Olympus

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.

Interview by Rohan Thakur on "Game-Changing" LC-MS Systems of EVOQ from Bruker

This video shows the interview given by Rohan Thakur, vice president of Bruker CAM division on “Game changing” LC-MS systems of EVOQ.

TA Instruments’ New Affinity ITC for Challenging Life Science Laboratory Environments

This video shows the functioning of the all new Affinity ITC from TA Instruments. The Affinity ITC, a fully-automated isothermal titration calorimetry instrument designed for today's challenging life science laboratory environments, offers unparalleled performance, reliability, and ease of use.

Lab Test Footage of SciAps Z-500 Handheld LIBS Analyzer

This video of secret lab footage from SciAps shows the Z-500 handheld LIBS analyzer rapidly and easily identifying a variety of common aluminum alloys.

Bruker opens Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence

In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.

Coating Thickness Measurement - Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920

Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.

Tensile Test of Medical Tubing

This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on medical tubing using an Instron model XL (long travel) extensometer.

Testing Crankshaft Hardness with Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler

This video shows the hardness testing of heat-treated crankshaft using Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler.

Role of Bruker NMR within Diabetes, Alzheimers and Parkinson's Disease Research

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.

Handheld Coating Thickness Measurement Instruments from Fischer Instrumentation

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.

The Unitherm 1000 Dilatometer for Thermal Expansion Measurement from Anter Corp

The Unitherm 1000 dilatometer from Anter Corp can measure the thermal expansion of up to 4 samples simulatneously. Using different furnaces it can work in temperature ranges from cryogenic up to 1600°C. Accurate results are ensured through the use of digital displacement transducers.

The Ultra High Vacuum Kelvin Probe from KP Technology

Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology shows us their Ultrahigh Vacuum Kelvin Probe. It is used for measuring changes in a sample's surface such as may be the case when a coating is employed, due to temperature changes and can be adpated for use with semiconductors.

Interview with Dipankar Ghosh of Thermo Fisher Scientific

This video features an interview with Dipankar Ghosh, Director Marketing, Environmental & Food Safety – LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Aqualog System from Horiba

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).

FluidScan® Q1000 Handheld Analyzer from Spectro

This video shows FluidScan® Q1000 handheld analyzer from Spectro Scientific. This machine provides fluid condition assessment based on ASTM Method.

High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE-PAD) from Thermo Scientific

In this video Linda Lopez, Manager IC Marketing and Applications from Thermo Scientific talks about the High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE-PAD).

Testing of Torsion Springs using Mecmesin Vortex-i Test System

This video shows the testing of torsion springs using the Mecmesin Vortex-i computer controlled torque testing system to find the pre-defined torque.

Phenom pro X Desktop SEM from Phenom World at Pittcon 2013

In this video Emile Asselbergs, CEO Phenom World talks about the Phenom pro X Desktop SEM from Phenom World at Pittcon 2013. The Phenom proX desktop scanning electron microscope is the ultimate all-in-one imaging and X-ray analysis system.

Empyrean from PANalytical at Pittcon

This video shows the demonstration of Empyrean from PANalytical at Pittcon 2010. PANalytical obtain a new standard for a multipurpose diffractometer with the Empyrean.

Multi N/C series Focus Radiation NDIR Detector from Analytik Jena

This video shows multi N/C series focus radiation NDIR detector from Analytik Jena.

The C-Therm Technologies TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer

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.

Hydrogen Fuelled Military Vehicles Using Water as Fuel

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.

The Morphologi G3 Particle Characterization System - Features and Demonstration

Janie Dubois from Malvern Instruments takes us for a tour of the Morphologi G3 particle characterization system. The Morphologi G3 is a microscope based system that analyzes particles based on actual images.

Thermo Scientific HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer – Increased Flexibility

In this video Comelia Kuechenmeister from Thermo Scientific talk about the HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer.

High Temperature Testing Using 3 Furnace Carousel from Zwick

This video shows high temperature testing using a 3 furnace carousel from Zwick.

DSC 204 F1 Phoenix from NETZSCH

This video displays the functioning of the DSC 204 F1 Phoenix® from NETZSCH. This differential scanning calorimeter (DSC) integrates all essential functional modules into the system, while other extensions can be installed on site at any time.

S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer from Bruker

In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer.

Bruker Optics TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer - Ease of Use

This short video shows just how easy the TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is to use.

EZ-Lock Spindles in Viscometer/Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering

This video shows the advantages of EZ-Lock spindles in Viscometer/Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering.

VH3100 Knoop/Vickers Automated Hardness Tester from Buehler Materials

This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler.

UNECS-3000A High-Speed Spectroscopic Ellipsometer from ULVAC

This video demonstrates the working of UNECS-3000A is high-speed spectroscopic ellipsometer from ULVAC.

ASTM F1306 Puncture Testing by ADMET

This video shows the demonstration of ASTM F1306 puncture testing by AdMet Test Systems.

Thermo Fisher Scientific's Plans for Expansion in China

Thermo Fisher Scientific talk about their plans to expand their product manufacturing facilities in China to better serve local serve markets. As part pf their expansion they will soon be hiring more staff to bolster scientific and engineering expertise.

How to Perform a Thread Tensile Test Using ASTM D2256

This video shows how to perform a thread tensile test using the ASTM D2256 from ADMETTestSystems. The ASTM D2256 is a universal testing machine equipped with an ADMET eP2. The thread tensile test is performed to determine the breaking strength and the elongation of a thread. This test measures the tensile properties of a thread by pulling it at a constant speed until it breaks.

Cypher AFM for Imaging Sublimation of Anthracene Single Crystal

This video from Asylum Research shows the sublimation of the anthracene single crystal in air.

Determining Tensile Strength of Rubber and Elastomers using Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

ASTM D412 (D 412) covers the tensile properties of thermoset rubbers and thermoplastic elastomers. The specification describes two test methods, A and B. Method A is common and can be performed on a universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). If you are going to perform this test, you should read the entire specification from ASTM. This is a quick summary by ADMET to decide if this test is right for you, and to point out what equipment you need to perform the test.

Demonstration of the Revetest Xpress Scratch Tester from CSM Instruments

The REVETEST Xpress is a cost effective solution for Industrial and Quality Control (QC) applications. This instrument provides measurement of adhesion, hardness and scratch resistance with a very user-friendly, intelligible interface.

Agilent U1273AX OLED Handheld Digital Multimeter

This video shows Agilent U1273AX OLED handheld digital multimeter which is capable of operating in cold temperature down to -40°C.

CS844 elemental analyzer with SL60 Autoloader from Leco

This video shows the working of CS844 with SL60 autoloader from Leco. The CS844 is an elemental analyzer designed for wide-range measurement of carbon and sulfur content.

Fatigue Testing on Badminton Rackets with Zwick’s Servo-Hydraulic Testing Machine

This video demonstrates fatigue strength testing on badminton rackets with ZwickRoell’s servo-hydraulic testing machine. This testing machine is a compact HC table-top testing system, with a testing actuator mounted in the upper crosshead.

ISO 37 Elastomer Tensile Strength and Elongation Test

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.

An Illustrative Story on the Development of the Jaz Spectrometer by Ocean Optics

An interesting video by Ocean Optics on the story behind the invention and usage of the all new Jaz spectrometer. An the amazing reward program from Ocean Optics for your old spectrometer.

Combined AFM and Raman with the Multiview System from Nanonics

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.

XRF Mining Sample Collection and Preparation Tools from Thermo Scientific

This video shows collection and preparation tools from Thermo Scientific that deliver a full Lab-to-Field Solution for XRF analysis in the field.

Installation of Extensometer on Metal Specimen

This video shows the installation of an Instron extensometer onto a metal specimen within a high-temperature furnace.

How the Terranova-MRI works - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek discusses the working of Terranova-MRI. The key principles of this instrument are demonstrated in this video.

ABB's PCS100 UPS-I Increases Power Protection for Thomas & Betts

This video shows how ABB’s power solution helps to improve power protection for Thomas & Betts data centers in Memphis, Tennessee.

The Morphologi G3-ID Particle Characterization with Raman Chemical Identification System from Malvern

Kevin Dahl from Malvern Instruments introduces us to their new Morphologi G3-ID. Built in the same platform as the Morphologi G3S, it is able to measure particle size and shape using optical microscopy and image analysis. The new addition is the Raman spectrometer which allows chemical identification of each particle to be made and can be compared to standards stored in the library of the software.

Morgan Motor Company Car Factory – Malvern Instruments

This user group video from Malvern Instruments shows Morgan motor company car factory which manufactures sports cars.

Fritsch Autosampler – Analysette 22

Fritsch Autosampler – Analysette 22 Ideal for automation of measurement series: 26 positions for 40 ml containers are available for complete sample feeding, automatic dispersion, measurement and cleaning.

The MMC 274 Nexus Multi Module Calorimeter from Netzsch Instruments

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.

Elemental and Matrix Compatibility in Parts-Per-Billion from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures, discusses the matrix compatibility of mercury in HCl.

Laser Diffraction for Particle Size Analysis - 1

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.

Spinsolve Carbon benchtop NMR spectrometer from Magritek

This video shows Spinsolve Carbon from Magritek, which has outstanding resolution and unique sensitivity that enables the power of proton-carbon NMR in a benchtop instrument.

Counterfeit Medicine Identification Using the Epsilon 3 XRF Analyzer

This video demonstrates the identification of counterfeit medicine by Epsilon 3 available from PANalytical.

In-House Fixture and Tool-Making Capabilities for AFW’s Friction Welding Equipment

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.

Overview of WT1800 Precision Power Analyzer

This video shows Mike Kupszta from Yokogawa Corporation of America providing a brief product demonstration on the Yokogawa WT1800 digital power analyzer.

Demonstration of 'RoboTest R' Handling System for Automated Testing of Insulin Pens from Zwick

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').

eXpert 5603 Universal Testing Machine from ADMET

This videos shows ADMET’s eXpert 5603 single column universal testing machine being configured for a simple plastic tensile test. The rigid testing machine has a detachable actuator and is highly configurable.

Finite Element Analysis Capability of IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories

This video demonstrates the finite element analysis capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories using an elastic plastic contact for loading and unloading of a conical indenter.

S8 TIGER WDXRF Spectrometer from Bruker

In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S8 TIGER WDXRF spectrometer.

New Preclinical Imaging Center from Bruker

This video from Bruker shows official opening of a new Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence for the Americas in Billerica, Massachusetts.

Gaspace Advance headspace Gas analyzer from Systech Illinois

This video shows the Gaspace Advance headspace analyzer from Systech Illinois.

Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer 3D DMA from Psylotech

The 3D DMA, dynamic mechanical analyzer from Psylotech is used to test polymeric materials to produce data for use in numerical simulations such as FEA (finite element analysis). Alex Arzoumanidis points out the main differences between the 3D DMA and other more conventional DMA instruments

Characterization of Smart Polymers for Biomedical Applications from Bose

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.

NETZSCH LFA 467 HyperFlash for Measuring Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity

This video shows the LFA 467HyperFlash from NETZSCH. This light flash apparatus can measure the temperature range from -100°C to 500°C. It opens the door to novel dimensions in the measurement of thermal diffusivity and conductivity.

Leatherhead Food Research with BINDER Chambers

This video shows the food research conducted using BINDER chambers. BINDER’s environmental simulation chambers are used for shelf life testing.

Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments

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.

The Spectro Genesis ICP Spectrometer - Operation and Key Features

The Genesis ICP system from Spectro is a low cost, high throughput instrument that makes an ideal alternative to more expensive atomic absorption spectrometers. It is typically used in the oil, soil, environmental and metallurgical fields.

Market Trends in LCMS

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.

PANalytical SST-mAX50 X-Ray Tube Technology

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.

Hardening of Fastener Tips by Induction Heating from Ambrell

This video shows hardening of fastener tips by induction heating. Ambrell EASYHEAT 1kW induction heating system is used to heat the fasteners.

The Spectro Midex Micro XRF Spectrometer - Demonstration

Bob Burton gives us a demonstration of how easy to use the Spectro Midex Micro X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer is to use.

R/S Rheometer from Brookfield

This video shows how to confirm cone plate gap setting and calibration of R/S Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering.

Morphologi G3-ID from Malvern

This video introduces the Morphologi G3-ID particle characterisation system from Malvern Instruments.

DMA 242 E Artemis Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer from Netzsch

This video shows the new, advanced DMA 242 E Artemis dynamic mechanical analyzer from Netzsch.

FRT Fully Automated, High Resolution Metrology Tools for Semiconductor Wafers

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.

FLIR A310 f /FLIR A310 pt Thermal Imaging Cameras

This video shows the FLIR A310f and FLIR A310pt thermal imaging cameras.

Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD Aerosol Detector from Thermo Scientific

In this video Nick Santiago from Thermo Scientific talks about the Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD aerosol detector.

Demonstration of An Automated Charpy Impact Test on Metals in a Temperature Bath by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with two Zwick pendulum impact testers PSW750 and temperature baths for notched bending impact tests according to Charpy with metal specimens according to standards like (EN 10045, ASTM E23)

The FRT MicroProf 200 TTV MHU Automated Wafer Metrology Tool

The main features and capabilities of the FRT MicroProf 200 TTV MHU automated non-contact wafer metrology tool are demonstrated. The tool includes a multi-cassette system to deal with several samples, and it can deal with wafers from 2" to 8".

Bluehill 3 Software from Instron

This video illustrates how Bluehill 3 materials and components testing software from Instron can help you perform the test and achieve the expected results.

Puncture Strength Test on a Dual-Column Universal Testing Machine

This video demonstrates a puncture strength test on a dual-column universal testing machine like tensile / compression tester from ADMETTestSystems. This test is conducted to determine the puncture resistance of any material such as textiles, elastomers, films, etc.

Thin Film Analysis with Bruker D8 Discover

In this video, Bruker employees talk about the thin film analysis using the D8 Discover high resolution X-ray diffractometer.

Overview of Applied Spectra

This video provides an overview of Applied Spectra, who is a major supplier of laser-based analytical instruments.

Demonstration of Fatigue Testing on Spinal Implants by Zwick

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

Viscotek GPC/SEC Systems and Detectors from Malvern Instruments

This video shows Malvern Instruments’ Viscotek GPC/SEC systems and detectors, the finest range of instruments for turning your gel permeation or size exclusion chromatograph into an advanced multi-detection system.

Tensile Test on Plastics Using Clip-On Extensometer

This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on plastics using a clip-on extensometer from Instron.

Simultaneous TGA/DSC (Thermogravimetric Analysis and Differential Scanning Calorimetry)

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.

Food Safety and Non-Targeted Screening from Thermo Scientific

In this video Michal Godula, Ph.D., Food Safety & Environmental Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific highlights the need for non-targeted screening in Food Safety.

Drop Weight Tester HIT230F from Zwick Roell

This video demonstarates the pre-damage of plates made up of composites for compression-after-impact (CAI) tests using the HIT230F drop weight tester from Zwick Roell. The tester's innovative force measurement chain design offers low-noise measured values.

Mecmesin‘s Entry Level Force Gauge for Tension and Compression Measurements

This video shows Mecmesin’s CFG+, a pocket-sized, lightweight entry level force gauge designed for elementary tension and compression measurements.

Insitec Particle Size Analyzer from Malvern Instruments

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.

Reflection Measurement Using SpectraSuite by Ocean Optics

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.

Nunc Lab-Tek Chamber Slide System from Thermo Scientific

This video shows a laboratory consumables expert, Sarah Verna, talking about the Nunc Lab-Tek Chamber Slide System designed by Thermo Scientific.

Explore SmartSwap™ for the Discovery Hybrid Rheometer

Get more information on this exciting feature at www.tainstruments.com TA Instruments proudly introduces you to SmartSwap™, an exciting feature on every Discovery Hybrid Rheometer! This excellent intelligent technology instantly recognizes geometries and sets parameters in your Trios Software. SmartSwap™ allows a quick and easy transition between any of our SmartSwap™ environmental systems and geometries that takes only seconds! SmartSwap™ is just one of many features that makes Discovery Hybrid Rheometers versatile and user-friendly. What else will you do with your rheometer today?

Flash Diffusivity Product Line from TA Instruments

This video shows the flash diffusivity product line from TA Instruments. The flash method is used to measure thermal diffusivity of a wide range of materials.

Turndown Ratio of Mass Flow Meters from Alicat

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.

NTEGRA Aura SPM Platform from NT-MDT - Key Features

The NT-MDT NTEGRA Aura system is a versatile SPM platform can be modified in numerous ways to adapt to various sample types as well as to take different types of measurements.

Defelsko PosiTector 6000 - Coating Thickness Gage Demonstration

The PosiTector 6000 from Defelsko is a handheld portable thickness gage. It is suitable for measuring coating thickness on both ferrous and non-ferrous metals, making ideal for applications in the automotive industry.

BBC News Highlights - Addmaster

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.

Bruker’s Opterra Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope for Live Cell Imaging

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.

The FEI Phenom Personal Scanning Electron Microscope - SEM

If you are involved with the analysis of particles, powders, materials or pharmaceuticals, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is a revolution in scanning electron microscopy. It provides simple sample loading, immediate imaging and features automated image control. With rapid imaging, compact benchtop size, practical operation and affordable price, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is a must for your lab.

Bend Testing Reinforced Concrete

A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.

The HPC900 High Pressure Chamber for PANalytical X-Ray Diffractometers

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.

Demonstration of Winfluor Ratio Imaging Software from Photometrics

This video shows the Winfluor software and how to set up with a Photometrics Evolve EMCCD camera.

Mecmesin Offers Precision Test Instruments and Systems for the Packaging Industry

This video shows Mecmesin’s precision test instruments and systems that are ideal for the packaging industry. Mecmesin specializes in force and torque test instruments that are reliable, precise and cost-effective.

TriPlus 300 Headspace Autosampler from Thermo Scientific

In this video Massimo Santoro, Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces a new autosampler TriPlus 300 Headspace.

Testing the Strength of Toughened Glass

James May aka Captain Slow of Top Gear fame does some testing of materials used to build skyscrapers. In this video he first uses a mallet to impact test toughened glass. As the ultimate test, he tests the strength of a toughened glass panel using a Leyland mini. Watch the video to see which one wins.

Relationship between Electrons and Grey Scale Value from Photometrics

This video shows the measurement of the relationship between the electrons and grey scale value from Photometrics.

Dionex AERS 500 Electrolytic Supressor from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Frank Hoefler, Manager Product Marketing from Thermo Scientific, talking about the new Thermo Scientific Dionex AERS 500 Electrolytic Supressor.

Visitec Demonstrate The World's Largest Scanning Electron Microscope

A video clip displaying the world's largest scanning electron microscope from Visitec suited for imaging large objects ranging from metal alloys in car doors to large composite materials.

The Clemex CMT Automated Microhardness Testing Machine

The Clemex CMT is an automated microhardness testing machine that can operate in Vickers or Knoop testing modes. Operation can be fully automatic thanks to PC control and image analysis software.

Demonstration of Friction Stir Welding (FSW)

A demonstration of the Friction Stir Welding (FSW) process on a pipe.

Performing Colour Measurement Using the AvaSoft 8 Software

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.

Benefits of Polyethylene Butt Fusion Joints for Plastic Pipes

A video clip showing benefits of polyethylene butt fusion joints. The video demonstrate a burst failure testing showing that failure occurs at the pipe wall and not at the joint itself and with tensile testing the polyethylene butt fusion joint can elongate up to 25 times its original diameter.

SmartLab Testimonial from Rigaku

In this video Wade Adams from Rice University gives a testimonial on SmartLab from Rigaku.

Tensile Test on Construction Steel with videoXtens Extensometer from Zwick Roell

This video shows the tensile test on construction steel with videoXtens extensometer from Zwick Roell.

End Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

This video shows the end measurement by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer perfectly matched into its optical design.

XTrace Micro-Spot X-Ray Source from Bruker

In this video Stephan Boehm, Project Manager, Micro-XRF for SEM, Bruker Nano talks about the XTrace Micro-Spot X-Ray Source.

TruNarc Analyzer from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the handheld TruNarc analyzer from Thermo Scientific. The TruNarc device is a Raman system for quick and accurate detection of suspected narcotics.

Aqualog: Absorbance-Fluorescence System from HORIBA

This video from Horiba shows Aqualog, an instrument that captures real-time analysis of Quinine Sulfate standard solution.

The MultiPrep High Precision Sample Preparation System from Allied High Tech Products

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.<

Tensile Test on Single Nano-Fiber Using Advanced Video Extensometer

This video shows how Instron Advanced Video Extensometer (AVE) is being used to calculate the mechanical strength and modulus of a single nano-fiber.

The Nanosight LM20 Nanoparticle Analysis System

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

Fast Scanning of HF Etched Mica Using Cypher AFM

This video from Asylum Research shows the closed loop AC Mode image in air of atomic steps on HF-etched Mica obtained with the Cypher high resolution AFM.

AZo.TV Interviews Dr Jan Stefan Roell and Bill Becker from Zwick-Roell at testXpo 2012 in Ulm Germany

AZo.TV Interviews Dr. Jan Stefan Roell and Bill Becker from Zwick-Roell at the 21st Annual TextXpo 2012, in Ulm, Germany

Gas Chromatography Product Portfolio from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Bruce Richter from Thermo Scientific talks about the outstanding performance of the gas chromatography product portfolio such as GC, GC-MS and GC-MS/MS for routine analyses.

Using a Scanning Electron Microscope to Determine Particle Size and Morphology

The importance of particle size and morphology to a range of industries is explained. In days gone by, it required a both a particle size analyzer and and expensive electron microscope to determine these properties. Now, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope combined with off the shelf software is able to accomplish both these tasks.

Smart Swap Temperature Control Systems for TA Rheometer

This video from TA Instruments shows quick and easy interchangeability of Smart Swap temperature control systems for TA rheometer.

High Resolution, Handheld LIBS Raman Spectrometer from SciAps

This video shows SciAps' first LIBS handheld Raman spectrometer named the Z. This analyzer is designed to provide operation similar to silicon drift detector-based HHXRF analyzers, and has ability to measure carbon and other low-atomic number elements.

Thermo Scientific Launches TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva Triple-Stage Quadrupole Mass Spectrometers

This video shows Mary Blackburn, TSQ Product Manager, discussing the latest innovations in the Thermo Scientific TSQ Quantiva and TSQ Endura triple-stage quadrupole mass spectrometers.

Taber Industries’ TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750 for Wire / Cable Scrape Testing

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.

Mass Spectrometer for TGA Applications - MAX300-LG from Extrel

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.

Interview with Ken Miller of Thermo Scientific

This video features an interview with Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Zwick Micro Vickers Hardness Tester

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.

Demonstration of Texture Analysis of Chips Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of chips.

Bruker Nano Surfaces Tribology and Mechanical Testing Workshop at the University of Sheffield

On May 22nd 2013 - AZo.TV attended the Tribology and Mechanical Testing Workshop by Bruker Nano-Surfaces at the University of Sheffield. Taking part in workshops and seminars with such experts as Steve Shaffer, PhD - senior applications scientist.

Hardness Testing of Gold, Titanium, Platinum and Tungsten Carbide Rings Using a Jigsaw Blade

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)

Heating Bracelet Using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW

This video shows the heating of a bracelet using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW induction heating system.

LAQUATwin B-712 Pocket pH Meter from Horiba

This video shows the LAQUAtwin B-712 Pocket pH meter from Horiba. It is a waterproof pH meter with a large LCD display.

LAQUATwin B-721 Pocket Salt Meter from Horiba

This video shows the LAQUATwin B-721 Pocket salt meter from Horiba. This Pocket salt meter is used for the direct measurement of micro-volume of salt in the food sample.

Safe Operation of Precision Wedge Grips with a Room Temperature Ratchet

This video demonstrates the safe operation of Instron Precision Series Manual Wedge Grips with a room temperature ratchet.

Technology Overview from Cobolt AB

In this video Jonas Hellström, CTO at Cobolt AB gives an overview of HTCure™ Technology.

Ultrasonic Testing of Concrete Using the Pundit Lab from Proceq

The Pundit Lab from Proceq is a portable ultrasonic tester for concrete. It is able to detect uniformity of concrete, cavities, cracks and defects.

XRD - X'Pert Powder X-Ray Diffractometer from PANalytical

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.

Portable Network Analyzer for Measuring Dielectric Properties of Liquids from Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies' Shelley Begley demonstrates their portable system for determining dielectric properties of liquids. The system centers around a portable network analyzer and ca be used for measuring properties such as permittivity and loss tangent.

Mining Sample Collection and Preparation Tools from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Thermo Scientific introduces portable, compact and battery-powered sample collection and preparation tools. These tools provide a complete lab-to-field solution for on-site XRF analysis in exploration and mining.

High-Performance MRI Desktop System from Bruker

This video shows Bernard Siow and Mark Lythgoe from UCL’s Biomedical Imaging department discussing the use of Bruker’s ICON MRI desktop system in their research work. This cryogen-free high-performance system is a 1 Tesla desktop MRI scanner designed for analyzing small rodents like mice and rats.

Sample Preparation Systems from Leica - The TXP and TIC 3X

Leica's Todd Perez shows us their TXP mechanical preparation system and the TIC 3X triple ion beam cutting system.

Overview of Model 8404 HMS from Lake Shore

In this video Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth of Lake Shore gives an overview of Model 8404 Hall Measurement system (HMS).

Rigaku nano3DX X-Ray Microscope Measures Large Samples at High Resolution

This video shows the operation of Rigaku nano3DX, an X-ray microscope (XRM) that has the ability to measure large samples at high resolution. The nano3DX delivers sub-micron computed tomography for materials and life science applications.

Asylum Research’s High Speed Piezoresponse Force Microscopy of PPLN

This video shows Asylum Research’s high speed functional imaging piezoresponse force microscopy of Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate.

Instron 2712-04x Series Pneumatic Grips with Safety Guards

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.

CEAST 9050 Tester from Instron

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.

Webinar on Effortless Evaluation of Emulsion Behavior from Horiba

This video from Horiba gives a presentation on effortless evaluation of emulsion behavior, which is usually ascertained by the size of the droplet.

Zwick Non-Destructive Testing Device for Medical Injection Vials

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.

Installation of FireWire PCI Card in QImaging Camera

This video from shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in QImaging camera.

Demonstration of the LaserNet Fines Particle Counter and Shape Classifer from Spectro Inc

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.

How to Use Absorbance Spectrophotometry as A Qualitative Tool for Chemical Substances - By Ocean Optics

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.

An Introduction to BINDER GmbH

This video shows the 30th anniversary of BINDER GmbH. BINDER is the world's largest manufacturer of serial-production environmental simulation chambers for scientific or industrial laboratories.

Key Features and Operation of The SOLVER NEXT SPM/AFM from NT-MDT

This short video shows the key features and ease of operation of the SOLVER NEXT SPM/AFM from NT-MDT. It has been designed so that operators with limited experience can take quality measurements.

Materials Testing Equipment from Thwing-Albert Instrument

This video shows the different types and functioning of materials testing equipment from Thwing-Albert Instrument. These testing machines are designed for the evaluation of physical properties such as tensile, tear, compression, thickness, flexural, peel and friction.

Advantages of Gallium Nitride LED Light

This video shows Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys explaining the benefits of using gallium nitride in LED lighting. The research on gallium nitride has led to some key developments in LED technology.

Thermo Scientific Offers Prelude SPLC System for LC/MS Analysis

This video shows Jenny Olsen, Senior Product Manager, talking about the new Prelude SPLC System from Thermo Scientific.

The TrueSurface Microscopy System from Witec

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.

High-Performance Bruker EVOQ Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer

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.

The Innova-IRIS Combined AFM-Raman from Bruker XRD

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.

Thermo Scientifics’ Portable Analytical Instruments for Quality Initiatives

This video shows the usage of Thermo Scientifics’ portable analytical instruments for quality initiatives.

Taber Industries’ TABER Reciprocating Abraser Model 5900 for Abrasion / Scratch Testing

This video shows TABER Reciprocating Abraser Model 5900 from Taber Industries. It is ideal for testing flat surfaces and can be configured to evaluate the susceptibility of a material surface to scratch, abrasion, rub, scrape and many other physical properties.

M500E Motorized Force Tester from Mecmesin

This video shows Mecmesin M500E tester which provides an affordable solution for tensile and compression testing up to 500N.

Explanation of How Gas Sorption Works to Measure Pore Size and Surface Area by Quantachrome Instruments

This video from Quantachrome demonstrates how the gas sorption technique works and contains a concise explanation. Gas sorption is used to measure surface area and pore size.