Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos

Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos
This video shows how the products are manufactured in the Addmaster.
This video shows the introduction of CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers from AMETEK.
This video from Thermo Scientific shows how choosing an appropriate autosampler vial is important for successful analysis of pyrethroid pesticides at low levels.
Measuring the maximum flexural strength of a product using the 3 point bend test and an Admet MTESTQuattro universal testing machine.
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.
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.
This video introduces the Tornado digital torque tester from Mecmesin. The Tornado is the most advanced, compact and easily portable torque test instrument.
This video illustrates an R&N test performed on a sheet metal using an Instron AVE (advanced video extensometer).
Determining the seal strength of a package (ASTM F88-95) is very important to secure the contents of a package. This video shows an example of a packaging seal strength tensile test on a Universal Testing Machine.
In this video Katie Evans, Senior Product Manager of Thermo Scientific discusses the flexibility of SampleManager 11 with configurable data flow-through.
A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile testing on ElastiTag using eXpert 7600.
This video shows the testing of child resistant closures using Mecmesin Vortex-d torque tester with pneumatic clamp and lift.
Micromeritics, founded in 1962, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The company is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automated laboratory instruments for characterization of materials.
The X-Supreme8000 energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective solution for quality assurance and process control applications in fields such as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the X-Supreme8000 is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.
Introducing the latest evolutionary Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers with FTIR imaging microscope geared for high end reserach. Featuring one of the kind integrated FTIR imaging microscope technology catered for both material and biomaterial sector. The Varian 600 series is the next evolutionary step in FTIR imaging technology.
This video from Admet shows the eXpert 7600 Single Column Testing Machine that performs ASTM D4833 puncture testing.
This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with single QImaging camera.
This video gives a detailed introduction to cathodoluminescence, including HORIBA Scientific’s cathodoluminescence systems for electron microscopy.
This video introduces the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories by demonstrating a typical test on a silicon wafer. The video shows actual use of the software and the instrument.
This video shows Michael Summers, a professor from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, discussing the significance of Bruker NMR in HIV research.
In this video, Bruker employees talk about the thin film analysis using the D8 Discover high resolution X-ray diffractometer.
In this video Andreea Trache, Ph.D., Assistant Professor at Texas A&M Health Science Center discusses TIRF, FSD confocal microscopy and simultaneous atomic force microscopy for live cell mechanotransduction studies.
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.
This video shows a custom-made vacuum fixture that holds a semi-rigid container securely at 135o while the MultiTest-i determines the force used to remove the lid.
This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler.
This test by ADMET shows a textile ribbon being pulled apart at a constant rate of speed until it breaks. Measurements include the force required to break the sample and the amount the material stretched before breaking (elongation).
This video demonstrates the tensile test on a composite tow specimen using an advanced video extensometer (AVE) and pneumatic side-acting grips from Instron.
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.
This video shows Gary Gartman from Yokogawa Corporation of America demonstrating the Yokogawa WT1800 precision and high performance digital power analyzer.
This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler. (Language: German)
This video shows the interview of Meredith Conoley on Game changing Systems in EVOQ from Bruker.
This video shows how to set up and use WinFluor imaging software with Photometrics cameras.
Demonstration of a tensile strength and elongation test on rubber, elastomers and silicones using an Admet universal testing machine, according to ASTM D412.
The Thwing-Albert Handle-O-Meter measures "handle" which is the combined effects of flexibility and surface friction of sheeted materials
Zwick 'roboTest R' handling system for automated testing of insulin pens with autoEdition2 automation software. Used in combination with testXpert® II testing software, the 'Expanded Traceability' option offers all the tools required to fulfil, in conjunction with organizational procedures and measures, the essential requirements stipulated by the FDA in 21 CFR Part 11 ('Electronic Records' and 'Electronic Signatures').
This video demonstrates the D2 PHASER from Bruker AXS. The D2 PHASER is the world’s quickest desktop X-ray diffraction system for poly-crystalline material analysis.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek talks about the Spin echoes, CPMG pulse and T2 relaxation in Terranova apparatus.
This video shows the nostalgic look back at when Addmaster was based at Business Innovation Centre, Staffordshire Technology Park.
Celeste Jenkins from Agilent Technologies explains the importance of source measurement units or SMU's for the characterization of electrical properties of materials and devices. They are typically used on materials like silicon-based solar cells.
David Larson from Brookfield Engineering demonstrates the simple operation of the DVII+n Pro Viscometer, which is the latest version of their most popular instrument.
This video shows how Ambrell EASYHEAT induction heating systems are used for soldering a reducer assembly, a fuel pump assembly, pipes, etc.
This video shows an FLIR MD series thermal imaging system. It is affordable and fixed-mount thermal night vision system, which can be used to steer around the obstacles and also for finding the people in the water at night.
This videos shows the intricacies of QCapture Pro software which is used to control the QImaging camera.
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.
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.
This video shows some examples of Brookfield CT3 Texture Analyzer applications for specific food samples. The flexible CT3 Texture Analyzer can accommodate a variety of samples and testing needs with the help of fixtures and probes.
In this video Ben Potenza, Vice President of Marketing talks about the company EquipNet.
This video demonstrates a puncture strength test on a dual-column universal testing machine like tensile / compression tester from ADMETTestSystems. This test is conducted to determine the puncture resistance of any material such as textiles, elastomers, films, etc.
This video illustrates how to replace a specimen with the short ratchet extension using Instron Precision Manual Wedge Grips at room temperature.
PANalytical's Martijn Fransen shows us through their Empyrean multi-purpose diffractometer which can analyze powders, solids, nanomaterials and thin films. The system produces best in class x-ray diffraction results and computer tomography with unprecedented resolution.
This video from Zwick shows how texture analysis is performed on noodles using Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line.
An innovative but unconventional series of tests for titanium rings. While not the sort of test you would find in a typical materials testing lab, they still yields some useful comparative results and no doubt the testers had some fun performing them.
This video 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).
This video shows Asylum Applications Scientist Dr. Irène Revenko giving a brief demonstration on how to use the AFM for biological applications.
This video shows how to control the Photometrics scientific cameras with Metamorph Software.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the light sheet microscope system captures the complete development of a Drosophila melanogaster embryo with reduced light exposure, imaging the whole embryo volume within minutes.
This video shows how one can load cantilever in Nanosurf FlexAFM.
This video shows the new methods in correlative microscopy. FEI correlative microscopy solutions reveal detailed relationships between structure and function of biological systems.
In this video Comelia Kuechenmeister from Thermo Scientific talk about the HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer.
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
This video shows the innovative accessories for Q Series DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) product line from TA Instruments.
Staff at NCSU talk about how they have taken the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope out of the dedicated research lab and brought it out into the teaching environment. It's versatility and ease of use mean that it can be used by operators with even limited experience.
This video shows Kinexus, the next generation rotational rheometer platform from Malvern Instruments.
The QE65 Pro from Ocean Optics is a versatile spectrometer than can be set up for low level light measurement scenarios like Raman or Fluorescence spectroscopy. Dr. Yvette Mattley runs a couple of quick demonstration to show how the QE65 Pro performs in both these modes.
This video shows the interview of Dan Ayres, Managing Director from Oxford Instruments at Pittcon 2013.
This video shows the business unit Analytical Instrumentation of Analytik Jena.
Tensile testing of nylon using an Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer.
This video demonstrates the scratch testing capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories. IBIS is a precision nanoindentation tester offering traceable calibration, robust design, closed loop operation, solid theoretical base, and unmatched accuracy, reliability and price. The instrument is compatible with ISO14577. A range of models is available to suit budget constraints.
In this Thermo Scientific video China's earliest sand-painting artist Li Tao highlights the heritage of innovation in mass spectrometry.
This video from Horiba shows Aqualog, an instrument that captures real-time analysis of Quinine Sulfate standard solution.
This video demonstrates how Malvern’s OMNISEC GPC/SEC system can be used to measure natural and synthetic polymers. The system is capable of measuring molecular weight, structure and intrinsic viscosity of polymers, and provides essential data to improve product properties, maintain product quality, and develop new materials.
This video shows the installation and testing of Photometrics camera in NIS elements software.
This video shows the imaging of micropipette tip at an IVF (in vitro fertilization) clinic with a jackhammer noise.
This video shows the running of the QImaging Exi Blue camera in CellSens Software.
Dave Sampson from Bruker AXS shows us through their new N8 NEOS atomic force microscope. The N8 NEOS combines optical microscopy and Scanning Probe Microscopy in a single, optimized set - up.
This video shows a low volume Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) cell from TA instruments. The low volume Nano ITC is designed to offer maximum flexibility and sensitivity for the study of protein binding.
This video shows RS-232/UART serial triggering and decoding option for InfiniiVision oscilloscopes from Agilent.
This video shows the functioning of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills come with a standard funnel for inserting bulky samples at full length.
This video shows the fast and compact Spinsolve NMR spectrometer from Magritek. This spectrometer is easy to operate, has incredible sensitivity and also user interface software.
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.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on plastics using a clip-on extensometer from Instron.
This video shows the superior cell design of Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.
This video shows Impressions testXpo 2012, the 21st premium forum for materials testing from Zwick. The expo attracted 1.800 visitors from over 50 countries and more than 30 co-exhibitors participated in it.
Mark Bumiller from Horiba shows us their latest addition, the SZ-100, nanoparticle size analyzer/characterization system. It is suited to analyzing particles in the sub-micron range. The SZ-100 uses dynamic light scattering (DLS) technology to look at brownian motion to measure particle size.
This video from Zwick shows fully automatic Zwick hardness testing machine with a motorized displacement unit.
This video demonstrates the compression test performed on a milk crate using Instron universal testing machine. Compression testing was performed to measure the strength of the milk crate.
This video shows the introduction to tribology and Universal Mechanical Tester (UMT) from Bruker.
This video shows how Mecmesin's Vortex-i computer controlled torque testing system is utilized to measure the minimum torque before the Luer lock fitting on a syringe barrel starts to rotate as part of a Quality Control procedure.
In this video, Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, highlights the Thermo Scientific technologies and innovative workflow solutions at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video illustrates the installation and working principle of 910 gas chromatograph (GC) with flame ionization detector (FID) and heated injector from Buck Scientific.
This video shows Arthur Palmer, a professor at Columbia University, discussing the capability of NMR spectroscopy within enzyme and cellular research.
This video shows Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for Teaching from Bruker.
In this video Dr. Katherine Bakeev, Director of Analytical Services from B&W Tek talks about the features of i-Raman EX Portable Raman Spectrometer at Pittcon 2013.
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.
In this video, Dipankar Ghosh, Director Marketing, Environmental & Food Safety – LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, discusses the market trends in LCMS at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video from Zwick shows multi-axis dynamic testing on a quad using control electronics, such as Control Cube servo controller and Cubus testing software.
This video shows a new powerful Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The differential scanning calorimeter delivers high sensitivity and reproducibility of data.
The Evactron plasma decontamination systems from XEI Scientific ared used to clean samples or chambers. They removing organic contaminants and hydrocarbon residues from samples or or on instruments such as scanning electron microscopes (SEM), transmission electron microscopes (TEM) or focused ion beam systems (FIB).
This video shows Mecmesin’s Advanced Force Gauge (AFG) that offers a cost-effective solution to tension and compression measurement problems encountered in industry today.
This video shows the Viscosizer 200 is an innovation in automated viscosity measurement and molecular sizing using very small sample volumes from Malvern.
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)
In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International explains the product range of extensive modular and portable spectrometer from B&WTek.
This video shows Priya Rangaraj, Western blotting expert, discussing about the entire Western blotting workflow solutions from Thermo Scientific, starting from pre-cast protein gels to the myECL imaging system.
The ASPEX GSRTM Analyzer dates back to the late 60’s forensic laboratories in London started to use Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEM) for the manual detection and analysis of Gun Shot Residue (GSR) particles on a routine basis. Forty years later, SEMs are still used in laboratories world wide for the automated detection of GSR particles.
This video shows how to determine the break loose force and glide force for hypodermic syringes, capsules and similar drug delivery systems from Zwick Roell.
This video 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.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for pharmaceutical applications from Bruker.
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.
This video shows Swirl Test using SILEXA filtration media from Bowman.
This video shows the t-plot in microporous form in Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
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.
In this video Johnnie Hancock from Agilent Technologies illustrates the comparison of InfiniiVision 4000 X-Series oscilloscope and LeCroy Waverunner in debugging automotive design.
This video shows 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.
This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.
This video shows the M-series Laser Marking Machines from FOBA. The compact manual laser workstation FOBA M-series has been designed for the high-quality laser marking of small parts, medium sized components and work pieces and batches.
This video shows the working of 48 single-side fine grinding machine from Lapmaster. It is a heavy-duty production machine expressly specified and engineered for fine-grinding.
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.
This video shows the materials science business of FEI. The company is committed to understanding its materials science customers and to delivering solutions for them with the highest quality results.
In this video John Kelly and Dan Soisson from Spectro Analytical demonstrate the xSORT handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer. This portable unit is ideally suited to rapid throughput metals sorting and identification such as in scrap yards and stainless steel warehousing.
Zwick demonstrate texture analysis using a range of different foods. Various test heads are demonstrated in this short video.
This video shows the Insitec online particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments. Insitec is designed to withstand the rigors of the process environment.
This video shows the internal components of MB3000, a Fourier Transform Infrared analysis system from ABB.
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.
This video shows the food research conducted using BINDER chambers. BINDER’s environmental simulation chambers are used for shelf life testing.
In this video Ronald Williams, President from Elvatech introduces ElvaX ProSpector, the latest XRF system handheld XRF Analyzers 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.
This video gives an introduction to elemental microanalysis technique from Exeter Analytical, which provides precise determination of percentage Carbon (C), Hydrogen (H) and Nitrogen in a sample.
This video shows the working of Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments. The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest generation of the world’s most popular particle sizing instrument.
Custom Automatic Brinell Tester with depth & optical measurement and automatic surface preparation. With in-line process control, hardness testers can be incorporated into the manufacturing line and the measured data are used to directly control the heat treatment process. Four-cylinder aluminum engine blocks are transported directly from the heat treatment process to a Brinell hardness tester. The blocks are surface prepped and measured according to the ASTM-E-103 Rapid Indentation method. An optical reader could alternatively be used to measure the impressions to conform to the ASTM-E-10 specification.
This video shows the keys and instrument controls of Brookfield DV-II+PRO Digital Viscometer. It shows what each key on the viscometer is for as well as how to toggle between them.
This video shows a webinar hosted by Professor Ben Beake explaining the high temperature nanoindentation data for a broad range of nitride-based hard coatings, and design rules recommended for improved coating performance in different machining applications.
The launch of the Zetasizer Nano ZSP in 2012 from Malvern Instruments was accompanied by additions to the Zetasizer software, that were specifically designed to make protein mobility measurements more simple. These included a protein mobility standard operating procedure, and tools for calculating protein charge. This video describes how the Zetasizer Nano ZSP can be used to make a protein mobility measurement, and includes details of a new type of sample introduction, the diffusion barrier technique.
This video shows Timothy Cross, a Florida State University professor, discussing the role of Bruker NMR in tackling destructive diseases such as tuberculosis and influenza.
This video shows how SILEXA ‘Loose’ filter media removes oil from water from Bowman.
In this interview with Dr. Debadeep Bhattacharya from Oxford Instruments he points out some of the applications of the MQC range of NMR instruments including oil and food analysis.
This video shows Thermo Scientific Pharmaceutical Microbiology Solutions. This microbiology solution consists of full range of quality Thermo Scientific Oxoid and Remel products for the pharmaceutical microbiology workflow.
This video compares the working of InfiniiVision 2000 and Danaher Tektronix DPO 2000 oscilloscopes from Agilent.
This video shows the working of automatic ZNO 2010 notch milling machine from Zwick.
This presentation video shows different dispersion techniques and considerations for powders. This also gives an idea about the selection of best solvent, surfactant selection, effects of ultrasound and steps to stabilize the dispersion.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system. It is a simple tensile and compression testing system routinely used for quality control measurements in the production areas.
This video shows the EDX-7000/8000 energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer from Shimadzu.
This episode from the B&W Tek's Educational Video Series shows the fluorescence spectroscopy.
Deformation testing of a tennis ball using the eXpert 7601 testing machine from Admet. The Admet MTESTQuattro testing software is also demonstrated.
Interview with Bill Becker, Industry Manager Aerospace, Zwick USA at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses trends in aerospace testing.
This video shows the applications of Mecmesin testing instruments in various fields.
Dr. Steven Oldenburg of nanoComposix speaks to why he selected the C-Therm TCi for his thermal conductivity testing needs at zero gravity on-board a NASA aircraft.
This video shows the testing of single-use hypodermic syringes using Instron syringe test fixture to meet the test requirements of ISO 7886-1 Annex G.
This video shows WALLIS Zeta Potential Analyzer from Cordouan Technologies.
This five-minute video demonstrates how Brookfield’s PFT Powder Flow Tester can benefit manufacturers who process powders daily and helps to reduce downtime and expense that can occur during the process.
This video shows Dean Mulyk, who is talking about the automated DNA/RNA extraction using Thermo Scientific’s Orbitor KingFisher instrument.
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)
Park Systems launched the NX10 atomic force microscope (AFM) recently and showed it for the first time at the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston. Mark Cyffka takes us for a tour of their all new AFM which is claimed to be the world's most accurate AFM.
This video shows 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.
This video provides an insight in to Zwick Roell’s testing systems. Zwick is a leading manufacturer of static and dynamic materials testing systems across the globe.
This video shows F1 rear impact trial test at the Cranfield Impact Centre.
This video shows the set up and use of an evolve EMCCD camera in the Leica MMAF software from Photometrics.
This video shows experimental loudspeaker, which is used to test sound from Bose.
This video was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.
his video shows Zetasizer µV Dual Integrated Light Scattering system dedicated to protein characterization from Malvern.
These grips by ADMET are ideal for holding webbings and ribbons during tension tests as they prevent premature specimen breakage.
Tony Torsell from Anter Corporation shows us their Flashline Series of thermal property analyzers. These intruments can measure properties such as thermal diffusivity, specific heat capacity and thermal conductivity using laser flash or xenon flash techniques.
This video shows the second episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which discusses transmission spectroscopy in a detailed manner.
This video demonstrates how the PCS 100 UPS-I from ABB helps to control voltage sags, surges and short outages. This single conversion industrial UPS system has power ratings from 150kVA to 3MVA and provides continuous power supply without downtime.
This video shows the cyclic and static tests for external skeletal fixation devices from Zwick Roell.
This video shows Dart Drop impact tester from Thwing Albert. The sample clamp is used to secure the specimen in place for ease of operation and operator safety. The operator needs to simultaneously activate dual switches mounted on either side of the instrument to engage the clamp and initiate the free falling dart.
This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer.
This video from Instron illustrates a Rockwell hardness test performed on a metal using a Rockwell Hardness Tester. Wilson Hardness is the originator of the Rockwell Hardness Tester.
This video shows procedure for changing HotSpot Thermocouple from Zircar Zirconia.
This video shows Tim Stratton from Thermo Scientific talking about two software innovations, mzCloud and Compound Discoverer 1.0, for the new-generation liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) instruments.
This video shows flexible and powerful Thermo Scientific OXSAS™ Optical Emission Analytical Software.
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!
This video shows the ET 05 Brittleness tester from Elastocon. The automatic determination of bittleness point according to ISO 812, ISO 974, ASTM D746, ASTM D2137 and other technical equivalent standards can be found with this instrument.
In this video Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth of Lake Shore gives an overview of Model 8404 Hall Measurement system (HMS).
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.
This video shows Bradley Hart, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about a new range of mass spectrometers designed for qualitative and quantitative research applications.
This video shows how to set up a viscosity test on the new touch screen DV2T viscometer from Brookfield.
This video by Micromeritics discusses dynamic vapor sorption. Dynamic vapor sorption, commonly known as DVS, is based on the gravimetric determination of vapor interactions. By varying the vapor concentration surrounding a sample and measuring the change in mass it produces, the speed and quantity of solvent absorbed by a sample can be measured.
In this video Cara Cesario, Product Manager Analytical Reagents, Thermo Scientific discusses the performance of improved Optima LC/MS solvents.
In this video Rikki McDermott, Technical Sales Support Specialist from Quantachrome Instruments talks about the Autosorb IQ gas sorption analyzer.
This video shows the thermal fence security system from FLIR. This system is the unique combination of thermal security cameras, video analytical software, and detection sensors that are brought together in scalable and customizable design.
Rick Olds from Ambios Technology shows us through the Q-View. The Q-View which combines scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and interferometer which are interchangeable for taking surface roughness and topography measurements on small and larger areas.
This video shows DELTA Handheld XRF Analyzer from Olympus. These DELTA XRF analyzers provide fast, non-destructive elemental analysis from Mg to U, from PPM to 100%.
This video describes how ABB’s power protection solution has saved Fonterra time and money by reducing the production downtime at a milk production facility in Takanini, New Zealand.
Palm-sized testers for tension, compression and bend testing. Equipped with a powerful digital closed-loop controller, ADMET's Micro EP is a mini tester that can also adapt to many microscope stages. Micro EP models are available with force capacities to 5kN (1,125 Lb), optional crosshead strokes, testing speeds, thermoelectric heaters and coolers.
In this video, Maximus Bond talks about Master Bond products such as adhesives, sealants and coating and their applications in aerospace, optical, electronic and medical industries.
This video shows the compression tests performed on Nellie’s cage free eggs and Pete & Gerry's organic and heirloom eggs using Instron testing machine.
This video from Bruker shows the molecular imaging center at the University of Torino which is one of the leaders in NMR, MRI, ultrasound, and particle imaging.
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.
This video shows the Diamond Anniversary of Buehler. Experts from Beuhler look back to initial support given to the metallography industry in Chicago.
This video shows Frank Hoefler, Manager Product Marketing from Thermo Scientific, talking about the new Thermo Scientific Dionex AERS 500 Electrolytic Supressor.
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.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on the plastic films using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Product Application Manager at Thermo Fisher, explaining the latest electrochemical detector that employs multiple coulometric electrodes in sequence with each electrode having a special potential setting.
We speak to Dr. Christian Wichern from Nanofocus about their µscan Explorer Optical surface profilometer. This instrument is used for surface metrology and features a motorized stage, high resolution and fast scanning ability.
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.
This video from Mecmesin demonstrates the testing of solenoid using a horizontally mounted MultiTest 2.5-i computer-controlled test system, fitted with a 100N loadcell, and a personal computer.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a live imaging of the marine amphipod Parhyale hawaiensis.
This video shows the ExPress 250kN servo hydraulic testing machine with MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
This video demostrates the functioning of Micromeritics Analytical Services’ PID Microactivity Reference Reactor.
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.
A video illustrating how to take reflection measurements with your spectrometer using the Ocean Optics SpectraSuite software package. This tutorial takes you on a step by step process including required instruments, environmental conditions and how to analyze your data.
This video demonstrates the fast response time of EC91 oxygen analyzer from Systech Illinois.
Automated sample handling for microscopy. Märzhäuser Slide Express is an innovative system for automated handling of slides and samples.
This video shows Jeroen Hostens, Applications Manager at Bruker microCT, explaining the operation of Bruker BioSpin's SkyScan 1278 X-ray microtomograph.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the GEO-QUANT-EXPRESS.
The 8400 Series Hall Effect Measurement System (HEMS) is Lake Shore Cryotronics latest addition to their range of HEMS that are used to characterize the electronic properties of semiconductors. In particular they are used to determine carrier type, density and mobility as well as their hall co-efficient.
This video demonstrates a ProGage thickness tester provided by Thwing Albert Instrument Company.
In this video, Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the 3Flex surface characterization analyzer.
This video shows a wide range of ABB’s power protection solutions, which include UPS, power switching and power conditioning products that provide high-quality power to continually safeguard data and plant processes. These power protection systems can be installed to provide complete power protection with the lowest cost of ownership.
This video from Nanosurf shows how one can store a used FluidFM cantilever for later re-use.
This video shows the most flexible, versatile ZHU/zwicki-Line universal hardness testing machine from Zwick Roell.
In this video Raymond Mercier highlights how Thermo Scientific technologies enable total liquid handling and transfer options in the lab.
Developed by Lockheed Martin and distributed exclusively by Spectro Inc, the LaserNet Fines system is a particle counter and particle shape classifier used to characterize wear debris. It features laser imaging and sophisticated software to classify wear particles which is useful in predicting machine failure.
This video illustrates a puncture test performed on an apple using Instron electromechanical system. Testing food samples for texture-related properties allows the food industry to improve on existing products as well as develop new ones.
This video shows the demonstration of how to connect the external triggering box to the QImaging camera.
This video demonstrates the Zetasizer µV and APS system from Malvern Instruments. Designed for protein characterization, the Zetasizer µV combines the highest sensitivity with a minimum of 2ìL volume requirement. The Zetasizer APS is a user-friendly, dynamic light scattering (DLS) system that automates measurements of sample in a range of common microtitre plates.
Thermo Scientific Niton are manufacturers of handheld and portable XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzers. This video includes testimonials from some of their customers who tell us about how fast and easy their handheld XRF analyzers are to use, as well as how they have been able to save them money at the same time and in turn benefit their businesses.
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.
This video from ADMET shows the basics of conducting ASTM D695 rigid plastic compression testing.
In this video Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight talks about the nanoparticle tracking analysis system named NS300 from NanoSight. The NS300 can visualize and measure particles in suspension in the size range 10-2000nm (depending on material).
This video from Zwick shows testing software testXpert® II - the testing software for all applications and testing machines.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of apples
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on a metal using an Instron universal testing machine or an extensometry solution.
This video illustrates the Izod impact strength testing of plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows SILEXA filter medium’s buoyancy on water from Bowman.
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.
This video shows Parsum, an in-line particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments that measures particle size of powders, liquids and sprays accurately and reliably.
The alpha 300R Plus from WITec is a confocal Raman microscope with two scanning systems, a coarse motorized stage for large areas and a piezo stage for fine, sub nanometer adjustments. It is capable of producing 3 dimensional optical and chemical information and features optical components that are all coupled by optical fibres. It is also able to have an AFM added to increase its resolution to the sub-nanometer level.
This video shows balancing 12 nails on top of one nail at Lab Innovations 2013 conducted by Malvern Instruments.
This video shows eX5M manual test machine from ADMET, where which tension tests are performed.
This video gives a demonstration of tensile testing on nickel micro dumbbells.
This video shows the crunchiness and smoothness tests using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video shows Marta Zlatic, Ph.D. discussing her neurobiological research of larval behavior with respect to brain activity.
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.
This video shows the FLIR SC8000/SC6000 Series thermal imaging cameras which offer superior thermal measurement performance along with excellent connectivity.
A video by Ocean Optics on how to calibrate the wavelength of a spectrometer. Spectrometer will drift slightly due to time and environmental conditions. This video details the steps in verifying and calibrating your spectrometer and the instruments required.
This video from Angstrom Engineering displays industry-leading thin film deposition systems including everything from organic electronics, renewable energy, and flat panel displays, to photonics, magnetic storage, quantum dots, spintronics, decorative coatings, and various optical and tribological applications.
The 240-7B Alfa Laboratory Sample Cutter from Thwing-Albert is a pneumatic air operated cutting machine used for sample preparation. It is used for cutting materials such as paper, cardboard, plastic, film, rubber, textiles, nonwovens, metal foils etc. This short video provides a demonstration of how easy the instrument is to operate.
Buck Scientific's Scott Bergeron points out the key features of the 210 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer such as: the 3 lamp turret; deuterium background correction; and swappable air/acetylene and nitrous/acetylene flames.
The Nano Indenter G200 is the most advanced platform for exploring material properties at the nano and micro scales. Its state of the art motion system speeds sample throughput without sacrificing accuracy. It also conforms to ISO 14577 - 1, 2 & 3; delivering confidence in test accuracy and repeatability.
A video clip from Micromeritics which is a global leader in automated particle measurement instruments. These include laser diffraction, sedimentation, electrical sensing zone, surface area, prosity , chemisorption, porosimetry for construction materials and much much more.
This training video from Brookfield Engineering explains how to unpack and recognize each part of a viscometer.
This video shows that Rigaku was one of the sponsors of opening ceremony of the Year of Crystallography 2014.
In this video Dr. Michael Allen, director of Marketing and Product Development from Ocean Optics talks about the Ventana 785 spectrometer.
The SurPASS from Anton Paar is an electrokinetic analyzer used for zeta potential measurement. The principle of operation is described graphically and areas of application mentioned.
Introducing the new Phenom benchtop electron microscope from FEI. With today's industry requiring higher quality control and speed, the Phenom can produce high resolution images from submicron to nanoscale in seconds. It as easy as using a digital camera. This video will show you how~~
This video 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.
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.
This video shows how to run Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel adhesive peel test. For the T-Peel test, the bonded substrates should be flexible, so that the substrates can be bent up to a 90° angle without breaking.

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This video shows the functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750 for evaluating the abrasion resistance of wire or cable. The TABER Scrape Abrasion Kit allows you to use the TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750 and T-Slot Table to assess the resistance to scrape abrasion of cables and wire.
This video shows the basic calibration of the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.
This video carries a presentation by Malvern Instruments that describes how optical property selection can be made using the laser diffraction technology, following the guidance provided in ISO13320.
This video shows the functioning of Malvern Instruments’ Morphologi G3-ID complete particle characterization system.
Mike Fogarty from Rheotek introduces us to their JETVISC kinematic viscometer which has been designed for testing aviation fuels, diesel fuels, hydraulic fluids, transformer oils and other similar materials.
In this video Wade Adams from Rice University gives a testimonial on SmartLab from Rigaku.
This video shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for environmental applications from Bruker.
This video shows the analysis process and full routine maintenance of analysis chamber of ARL iSpark optical emission spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
In this video Jeff Sherman, Director of Sales- NMR Technologies introduces Thermo Scientific picoSpin 45.
This video shows the MET ONE 3400 portable air particle counter from Hach that is specifically designed for cleanroom applications.
This video shows the tests which are conducted on FLIR K-series to check their susceptibility at extreme conditions.
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.
This video shows the sealed high pressure clamps which are used in the PIKE MIRacle.
This video shows the new Epsilon 3X spectrometer, which is powered by the latest advances in excitation and detection technology from PANalytical.
This video shows Klaus Lindpaintner from Thermo Scientific talking about the barriers in mass spectrometry and how new innovations can help overcome such scenarios.
James May aka Captain Slow of Top Gear fame does some testing of materials used to build skyscrapers. In this video he first uses a mallet to impact test toughened glass. As the ultimate test, he tests the strength of a toughened glass panel using a Leyland mini. Watch the video to see which one wins.
This video shows TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker. It is fast, simple and more secure.
A video demonstrating how the atomic force microscope (AFM) works and how the AFM is use to to look closer into the structures of nanomaterials.
In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific explains the benefits of SOLA SPE (solid phase extraction) cartridges for highly reproducible and high-throughput analysis.
This video shows the TouchControl option in XRF from Bruker. The TouchControl consistently favors easy, intuitive operation.
This video shows the operation of the QImaging Rolera Bolt scientific CMOS camera.
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.
The Cypher AFM from Asylum Research is the most revolutionary small sample AFM released in the last decade. It features an envonmental chamber, high resolution scanner providing sub angstrom resolution and fast imaging thanks to the small cantilevers.
This video shows the MB3600-CH20, a FT-NIR chemicals analyzer from ABB. This chemical analyzer is used for the analysis of polyols, ethoxylates, glycols, urethanes and general chemicals.
This video shows the eXpert 1911 servo hydraulic testing machine from ADMET.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on medical tubing using an Instron model XL (long travel) extensometer.
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.
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
In this video Hema Downey, Incubation specialist talks about the Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10. It is the fastest incubator in the market.
This video shows 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.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a paper cup using a compression testing system from Instron.
Malvern Instruments materials and biophysical characterization technology and expertize enables scientists and engineers to understand and control the properties of dispersed systems
This video describes how the PCS100 reactive power conditioner from ABB improves the power quality of cable car system in Wellington, New Zealand.
This video provides details on the “Introduction and Innovations in High Speed, Quantitative Nanomechanical Imaging” webinar presented on March 23, 2012 by Asylum Research co-founder, Dr. Roger Proksch.
This video shows the searching and analyzing the test results by TrendTracker from Instron. The TrendTracker viewer provides an intuitive interface to search, display, and analyze results over time, and across multiple samples and test frames.
Leica's Todd Perez shows us their TXP mechanical preparation system and the TIC 3X triple ion beam cutting system.
In this video Brad Dodrill of Lake Shore, provides an explanation of traditional Hall measurements.
This video shows the test conducted on the bone-screws using multiple embedding device from Zwick.
This video shows Andreas Huhmer from Thermo Scientific talking about how to gain a better insight into biology, proteomics and metabolomics.
This video illustrates the alignment of the Precision Wedge Grips from Instron.
In this excerpt Tyler Liebig talks about the Thermo Scientific PT Module, which offers a starter Immunohistochemistry system.
In this video Mr. Svenerik Bäckman from D-lab, a contract laboratory in Degerfors, Sweden talks about the new design and ease-of-use of the ARL iSpark OES spectrometer from Thermo Scientific which is used for quality metals analysis
This video demonstrated the installation and running of QImaging cameras inside the NIS Elements software.
Stefan Wegner from Kruess Optronic shows us their range of refractometers paying particular attention to their DR6000 benchtop digital refractometer. The DR6000 features an easy to use touchscreen interface with multiple language facility and PC communications. It can also connect back to the factory for repairs if possible.
Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their SpectroFTIR Alpha Q410 oil analyzer. This compact instrument has been specifically designed for looking at oil and fuel samples.
This video takes you through the steps of shutting down a Brookfield Viscometer and arranging services that are required if the machine needs it.
This video shows Package Seal Strength Test from ADMET. ASTM F88 seal strength is not only relevant to opening force and package integrity but to measuring the processes ability to produce consistent seals.
The new Rigaku XtaLAB mini benchtop X-ray crystallography system for automated three dimensional (3D) chemical structure determination is the latest in affordable single crystal X-ray diffraction.
This video shows Zwick materials testing machine (Zwicki-Line) with testing software testXpert II
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the biological growth in water. Dilutions in water at pH 7 are not for most elements but may be required to prevent chemical reactions of some of the compounds containing the element.
In this video scientists from Thermo scientific illustrates the transformation of analytical technologies into science using Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer.
This video demonstrates the multiple frequency dynamic capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories using an elastic plastic contact for loading and unloading of a conical indenter.
ADMET Long Travel Extensometer mounted on a eXpert 2600 series dual column testing machine.
This video shows the XRD diffractogram of Silicium powder from Inel. curved position sensitive detectors enable diffraction experiments to be made on powders, solids and liquids in real time.
This video provides an overview of Applied Spectra, who is a major supplier of laser-based analytical instruments.
This video provides an introduction to the Spectro-Visc kinematic temperature bath viscometer by Spectro Inc which which is suited to the measurement of viscosities of various lubricants between 20-100°C.
This video shows Zwick Roell’s three-point flexure test on sandwich paper material. The three-point flexure tests are usually carried out using Zwick’s 5 kN tensile testing machine.
In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International introduces the new B&WTek NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer.
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.
This video shows an SDT Q600 (simultaneous thermogravimetric analyzer and differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.
This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D1894 COF (coefficient of friction) test. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting. Using this test, the static and kinetic coefficient of friction of the test material can be measured.
The Bruker AXS Tracer Turbo SD, incorporating the silicon drift detector is demonstrated. It can analyze both ferrous alloys and light alloys, with this demomstration including a stainless steel and aluminium aloy. The instrument is suited to metals analysis, such as scrap metal sorting.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in PC.
WITec's Jo Koenen shows us through the various features and cpabilities of the alpha300 Raman/AFM/SNOM. The alpha300 features scanning probe as well as high resolution optical and Raman microscopes techniques in either a single instrument or combined system configurations for the highest flexibility throughout a wide range of microscopy applications.
This video shows the reviewing of multi-dimensional data sets through Metamorph software in QImaging camera.
The interactive and user-firendly Periodic Table of Elements App for iPad from Oxford Intruments is a useful tool for finding elements inside the Periodic Table or for choosing the correct XRF analyzer for an element.
This video shows Alexander Makarov, Director of Global Research LCMS, Thermo Scientific discussing his experience while designing the Orbitrap Fusion mass spectrometer.
This video shows how to set up and operate the Princeton Instruments Pro-EM camera in the Micro-Manager software in QImaging camera.
This video shows Torrent sequencing systems from Thermo Scientific that sequence DNA using a semiconductor chip.
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.
Post production inspection of parts produced by friction welding by American Friction Welding. Some tests include structural testing of the weld region and dimensional testing.
This video shows friction properties testing on spaghetti packaging using the zwicki-Line testing machine from Zwick Roell.
This video shows the automated specimen handling system from Instron. Plastic materials and thin films can be tested using this system.
This video shows measurement of insertion and withdrawal force on electrical connectors using Mecmsin's MultiTest 2.5-i force testing stand.
This video shows how InfiniteFocus from Alicona is used for components of micro manufacturing.
This video shows the seatbelt tensile test performed using Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer on a seat belt.
This video provides a live demonstration of how to perform a hardness test using a Tru-Blue II hardness tester from United Testing. It also includes a brief demonstration of how the system can be used to perform tests on multiple parts and produce statistical data.
This video demonstrates the impact test performed on the plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
Last part of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
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.
This video shows the testing of radial compression force of stents. Zwick offers a wide range of testing machines for the medical industry.
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.
This video shows how to use the automotive seal triggering and analysis for CAN serial bus decoding on all Agilent InfiniiVision X-Series oscilloscopes.
This animation shows the benefits of Instron's TrendTracker Viewer for Bluehill software.
This video shows the installation of Buck Scientific’s graphite furnace on the rear side of its 210VGP Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS). Buck 210VGP AAS is upgraded with back-mounted graphite furnace for PPB trace level analysis.
This video shows TX-1000 4 x 100mL Swinging Bucket Rotor from Thermo Scientificwhich provides busy labs with high throughput requirements for centrifugation.
This video shows 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.
This video shows Iain Mylchreest, VP Research and Development for Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry at Thermo Scientific, discussing the latest innovations in triple quad technology, particularly in the TSQ Quantiva and the TSQ Endura.
This video shows the control time-lapse, z series, z-stacks by Metamorph software from QImaging camera.
A video clip showing benefits of polyethylene butt fusion joints. The video demonstrate a burst failure testing showing that failure occurs at the pipe wall and not at the joint itself and with tensile testing the polyethylene butt fusion joint can elongate up to 25 times its original diameter.
This video shows mounting of crystals on XtaLAB mini diffractometer from Rigaku.
This video shows the functioning of ABB’s PCS100 medium voltage UPS, a solution designed for high-powered industry from large manufacturing plants through to mega data centers.
This video shows fatigue test conducted on springs with servo-hydraulic load frames-HA series from Zwick.
In this video Nathan Henderson, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D2 PHASER, desktop X-ray powder diffractometer.
Micromeritics, founded in 1962, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The company is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automated laboratory instruments for characterization of materials.
The iPhone app from AZoM.com gives you the world of materials in the palm of your hand. It offers you a totally portable way to locate materials solutions, suppliers and products as well as providing you with the latest materials news, conveniently broken down into categories to suit various industry sectors.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the issues in nitric acid, hydrofluoric acid and osmium.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of chips.
Bend testing is commonly performed to measure the flexural strength and modulus of all types of materials and products. A video by ADMET.
Brian Crawford from KLA Tencor demonstrates their P-6 profilometer that uses contact stylus technology that typically uses a 2µm stylus tip although other options are abvailable.
This video shows Thermo Scientific AuDIT gold-plating detection technology developed for Thermo Scientific portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers, including the Thermo Scientific Niton XL2 precious metal analyzer.
This video shows the corporate profile of Europe’s leading additive innovator Addmaster.
A video by ADMET demonstratiing metal tensile testing according to ASTM E8.
The importance of particle size and morphology to a range of industries is explained. In days gone by, it required a both a particle size analyzer and and expensive electron microscope to determine these properties. Now, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope combined with off the shelf software is able to accomplish both these tasks.
This video shows Ken Miller from Thermo Scientific talking about the new generation of mass spectrometers: Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Quantiva, and TSQ Endura.
This video shows the intelligent transportation system from FLIR. The thermal imaging cameras of intelligent transportation system are used to monitor and manage traffic streams.
This video shows high temperature testing using a 3 furnace carousel from Zwick.
This video shows Zwick-Line Torsion for push & turn tests on pharmaceutical packing.
In this video Dr. Shing Ho, Mark van der Woerd and Crystal Vander Zanden from Colorado State University talk about the benefits of Compact HomeLab for protein X-ray diffraction data collection from Rigaku.
In this video Fred Morris, Product Manager from Bruker describes the LUMOS FT-IR microscope. The LUMOS used for visual inspection and infrared spectral analysis of micro samples with highest comfort.
This video shows the background measurements by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer.
This video shows the InnuPure C16 magnetic particle based extraction system from Analytik Jena.
Joe Wolfgang from Malvern Instruments points out the key features of the Mastersizer 2000 laser diffraction particle size analyzer which determines particle size distributions for particles in the range from 20nm to 2mm. The Mastersizer 2000 can cope with dry or wet samples.
In this video Prof. Jerker Widengren, from Royal Institute of Technology discusses the advantages of using Cobolt lasers for research.
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
Many different types of testing profiles can be used to test a syringe. There are ASTM and ISO standards, for example, ISO7864 and ISO9626, as well as individual company specified testing profiles. You may want to discover how much force it takes the press the plunger with and without liquid, or you may want to determine how easy or difficult the luer lock is to remove or to connect, or you may want to examine the pressure of the liquid when forced out of the syringe at a high speed, and more.
This video from QImaging demonstrates how to use the MicroPublisher with the HDR mode in CellSens software to acquire high quality color images.
This video shows the short clamping-length specimen grips from Zwick Roell. The short clamping-length grips are used for testing sintered metal specimens.
This video from Asylum Research shows the sublimation of the anthracene single crystal in air.
In real life forensics, people burned beyond recognition, who may not be able to be identified from fingerprints or DNA can be identified from dental fillings. Due to the fact most manufacturers make dental resins with differing compositions, researchers have been able to match the dental resins, back to a database and dental records and consequently identify people.
This video shows the ‘5th Zwick Academia Day with the Science Award 2013’ held at the University Rey Juan Carlos of Madrid, Spain, on 9 April 2014.
This video shows the advanced XRF standardless analysis performed by the PANalytical’s Omnian on Epsilon 3 XL - EDXRF benchtop spectrometer.
This video from Bruker shows official opening of a new Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence for the Americas in Billerica, Massachusetts.
Dr. Arwen Pearson of the University of Leeds discusses her brand new HighFlux HomeLab system
This video shows Scott Keefer, cell imaging expert, explaining about the latest CellInsight NXT High Content Screening (HCS) Platform and HCS studio software developed by Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the Elzone II 5390 Particle Size Analyzer from Micromeritics.
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.
This video shows the functioning operation of the InfraCal 2 analyzer from Wilks, a Spectro Scientific company.
Phil Harrop from Scientific Solutions walks us through the Gamry Potentiostat which is an extremely sensitive device that can be used for corrosion studies. It would be of use to anyone who needs to perform accelerated corrosion testing, such as coating manufacturers or metal manufacturers.
This video shows the working of Elastocon TR tester. This tester is used to determine the low temperature characteristics by the temperature retraction procedure.
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
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.
Does everything weigh the Same across the Globe? KERN Finds out if this is true.
This video shows the silicon-based microelectronics with micromachining technology (MEMS) from Oxford Instruments.
This video explains how to use Potassium Bromide from PIKE Technologies for optimal sample concentration.
This video shows the demonstration of ASTM F1306 puncture testing by AdMet Test Systems.
This video shows Tim Stratton, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Scientific, talking about the advanced capabilities of the new Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer.
This video shows 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.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A2.
Bob Burton gives us a demonstration of how easy to use the Spectro Midex Micro X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer is to use.
This video shows how to set up and operate the Princeton Instruments Pro-EM camera in the Micro-Manager software from Photometrics.
This video illustrates how microrheology measurements of proteins and polymers are taken on the Zetasizer Nano ZSP with advanced software from Malvern Instruments.
This video shows Thermo Scientific’s electronic pipetting system. The E1-ClipTip™ pipette ensures secure tip attachment with the efficiency of electronic pipetting action. It utilizes snap and lip tip fitting technology.
See the C-Therm ESP (Effusivity Sensor Package) operating on a ServoLift Tumble Blender as a PAT tool for the pharmaceutical and powder-processing industries. C-Therm offers a range of applications in Process Analytical Technology for the endpoint determination in blending, lubrication, moisture content (powder drying), granulation and roller compaction.
This video illustrates the real time absorbency of red diesel oil mixed with water from Bowman.
In this video Dayana Argoti, Analytical Chemist talks about her work in Thermo Fisher Scientific BRIMS (Biomarker Research Initiatives in Mass Spectrometry) Center.
AZo.TV Interviews Dr. Jan Stefan Roell and Bill Becker from Zwick-Roell at the 21st Annual TextXpo 2012, in Ulm, Germany
This video shows the introduction of Wizard in LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The step-by-step process of microscopic measurement is done using the wizard guided OPUS software.
In this video Ambrellinduction is heating the tube to the fitting for soldering application.
Nicholas Randall features and capabilities new Nanotribometer CSM Instruments. It uses similar loadings to an AFM, but can use wear partners with different size and shapes comapred to an AFM probe tip.
Bill Flecky and Andrey Krayev from AIST-NT show us how easy the SmartSPM is to use. It is able to perform scans very quickly, and in the space of just a few minutes we see them set up the instrument and take a series of measurements.
This video illustrates a flexural test performed on a fiber-reinforced concrete beams using a universal testing machine from ADMET.
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.
In this video Immunohistochemistry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights the function of cryostats.
This video shows characterization of two watchfaces with GoldXpert XRF Analyzer from Olympus.
A video clip describing what is nanotechnology and the application of carbon nanotube tips in AFM as they give higher resolution , low cost, good electrical conductivity, flexible, high strength and its potential applications in polymers and strengthening polymers.
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.
The new 5th generation MiniFlex is a general purpose benchtop X-ray diffractometer that can perform qualitative and quantitative analysis of polycrystalline materials.
This video shows the business history of AIXTRON, located in Herzogenrath, Germany. The company provides deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry and its solutions are used globally to develop innovative components for opto-electronic and electronic applications.
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.
A PANalytical representative introduces us to the Empyrean XRD system and points out key design features and specifications including redesigned x-ray tube, piXcel 3D detector and it's ability to be able to easily analyze powders, thin films and nanomaterials.
This training video from Ambrell shows how to change capacitors and taps so that one can use EASYHEAT LI in an optimal manner.
This video shows the ADVANTEST TAS7500, a compact terahertz pulsed spectroscopy and imaging system specifically designed for pharmaceutical applications.
This video illustrates a tensile test performed on an automobile’s seatbelt using a tension tester from Instron.
The Micro Materials NanoTest system is a fully flexible nano-mechanical property measurement system, offering a complete range of nanomechanical and nanotribological tests, including nanoindentation, nano-scratch and wear, nano-impact and fatigue, elevated temperature nanoindentation and indentation in fluids.
The NanoIR system from Anasys Instruments is a unique instrument that combines AFM and IR Spectroscopy. Kevin Kjoller explains how the system works, how they have been able to integrate an atomic force microscope and infrared spectroscope to generate topographical, localised mechanical, thermal and chemical data for polymeric and organic materials.
This video from Ambrell shows how to setup EKOHEAT 10-15 kW/50-150 kHz induction heating system.
This video shows the Titan S/TEM (scanning/transmission electron microscope) from FEI. Titan is the first and only S/TEM designed to deliver ground-breaking results.
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.
Silicon micromachined dimensional calibration artifact helps improve measurement accuracy for producing miniaturized devices such as fuel injectors, watch components, and inkjet printer parts as these high-volume parts are being manufactured.
This video demonstrates creep testing using the closed loop force feedback capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories.
The tear strength of thermoset rubbers, thermoplastic elastomers, and silicones can be measured according to specification ASTM D624. The test measures the strength required to initiate a tear in a material. D624 describes multiple different types of sample shapes that can be tested in a standard universal testing machine (tensile testing machine).
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.
This video shows Yokogawa’s new standby power consumption measurement software, which together with its market-leading power analyzer, enables users to test according to IEC62301 Ed2.0(2011) standards.
This video shows internal bond testing of multi-layered materials such as coated paper, duplex paper, etc.
This video show tensile testing of plastic using AutoX750 to meet ISO 527 from Instron.
This video shows the standard package and accessories for the ETher NDE ECT SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.
Zwick/Roell's CEO, Dr, Jan Stefan Roell tells us about testXpo, their international forum for materials testing held on an annual basis. It gives materials testing experts access to Zwick's expertise and allows them access to Zwick's facilities.
This video shows the overview of MultiTest-i computer-controlled force measurement system from Mecmesin.
This video shows the operation and installation of Buck Scientific’s Accusys 211 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer with the CyberLink PowerDirector 9.
This video shows the International Council on Magnetic Resonance in Biological Studies (ICMRBS) conference held in Dallas, Texas USA, from August 24 to 29, 2014.
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications from Thermo Scientific, talking about the Chromeleon eWorkflow framework from Thermo Scientific.
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.
Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology introduces us to the Scanning Kelvin Probe which measures the work function difference between a vibrating tip and the sample. It is suited to the analysis of such things as metals, electronic devices, patterned wafers, solar cells etc and can carry out similar functions to an AFM
In this video Dimitri Malsam, Business Development Pulse Pattern Generators from Agilent talks about the Coupling of channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the 2-day old zebrafish was imaged from four angles and then reconstructed utilizing Multiview registration and fusion software.
This video presentation from Micromeritics describes the analysis of irregular shaped particles using the Particle Insight dynamic image analyzer from Particulate Systems.
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.
In this video Stephan Boehm, Project Manager, Micro-XRF for SEM, Bruker Nano talks about the XTrace Micro-Spot X-Ray Source.
I-V curve tracing for diode using the Agilent U2723A SMU
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)
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.
In this video Jeff Kenvin, Group Leader of Micromeritics Scientific Services Staff, explains two different free space methods in adsorption process.
This video demonstrates the identification of counterfeit medicine by Epsilon 3 available from PANalytical.
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.
Video by ADMET demonstrating two pieces of nonwoven fiber joined at the edges by sewn thread are pulled apart at a constant rate of speed to measure the maximum peak force of the seam.
This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.
This video shows the introduction of AutoX750 Automatic Contacting Extensometer from Instron.
This video demonstrates an impact test performed on a fiber-reinforced polymer matrix composite using Instron 9250 drop weight impact tester.
This video shows measurement of insertion and withdrawal force on electrical connectors using Mecmsin's MultiTest 2.5-i force testing stand.
This video shows the heating of a bracelet using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW induction heating system.
An introduction to the Handheld XRF Analyzer - this model offers portability and no size limits.
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.
The innoRam Raman spectrometer from B&W Tek is the first Raman spectrometer to feature an integrated touch screen computer, but can also be used with an external computer. It is an extremely sensitive instrument with excellent resolution despite it's small size.
This video shows the Q series DSC (differential scanning calorimeters) from TA Instruments. The company offers three DSC modules such as Q2000, Q200, and Q20.
This video is about Thermo Scientific Niton XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer testimonial by VFM (Vegas Fastener Manufacturing).
This video shows the unveiling of Xenocs' new Nano-inXider vertical SAXS/WAXS system at the 2014 IUCr Congress in Montreal.
This video shows Ken Miller, Vice President of Marketing at Thermo Scientific, discussing how advanced liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry instruments can allow customers in research and applied markets to push the realms of science.
This video shows the Archimedes Particle Metrology System from Malvern Instruments.
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.
Zwick Roiell video on Tensile tests on metals with Makroxtens
This video shows Dr. Klaus Lindpaintner, Chief Scientific Officer at Thermo Scientific, discussing the importance of latest innovations in mass spectrometry for research applications.
A video clip showing how chemical analysis works and the wide range of applications of chemical analysis (detecting trace metals). The development of a handheld vapor pressure detector that is capable of detecting vapour pressure of explosives. In biological analysis, raman spectroscopy is use to determine different tissues that can be use to identify cancer cells. Introduction of material analysis instruments including mass spectrometry.
This video shows the new Zetasizer NanoSampler from Malvern instruments. It is a compact, versatile and fully automated sample delivery system that allows precise and reproducible loading of samples into the Zetasizer Nano system
This video shows the criteria to be followed to choose the FLIR camera.
Demonstration three viscoelastic effects using a dyed polyvinyl solution crossed linked with sodium tetraborate. These effects are The Barus Effect, The Weissenberg Effect and The Kaye Effect
This video 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.
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.
This video from Quantachrome demonstrates how the gas sorption technique works and contains a concise explanation. Gas sorption is used to measure surface area and pore size.
This video shows Coastal clean up with Thermo Scientifics’ Masterflex pumps. Materflex pumps have flow ranges from teardrop to a fire hose and self priming to 29feet down.
The Dektak 150 Surface Profilometer from Veeco uses stylus profilometry technology, which is the accepted standard for surface topography measurements.
ADMET offers electromechanical and servo-hydraulic fatigue testing systems for tension, compression, torsion and biaxial testing applications. All systems are engineered to meet your needs (The eXpert 81T 30Nm Torsion Fatigue Tester shown in the video is for medical device testing.).
This video shows the testing of various types of holiday materials from wrapping paper to ornaments to garland using Instron testing machines.
At the heart of the Anton Paar MCR rheometers is an electrically commutated synchronous motor which stes standards in efficiency and accuracy. This technology allows the precise measurement of delicate samples. The principle of operation of the EC synchronous motor is explained, as is the importance of a high resolution optical encoder which measures tiny deflections.These combine to give a high sensitivity rheometer.
In this video Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy Thermo Scientific talks about the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR.
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.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer.
This video shows how the ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System and MTESTQuattro software are used to perform the ISO 14801 dental implant testing.
This video shows Mecmesin’s CFG+, a pocket-sized, lightweight entry level force gauge designed for elementary tension and compression measurements.
This video shows superior TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) design from TA Instruments. The Q500 is the world’s best selling thermogravimetric analyzer.
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.
In this video Ray O’Neill talks about the energy efficient metal hot zones from Plansee.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
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).
The Zwick roboTest P is an automated system for tensile testing of metal specimens up to about 50mm thick, in particular heavy hot rolled plates. The system is demonstrated in this video and main features pointed out.
This video demonstrates the main features and capabilities of the Clemex CMT.HD Micro Hardness Tester
This video shows the optical 3D InfiniteFocus microscope from Alicona.
This video shows the new LFA 467 HyperFlash light flash apparatus from Netzsch.
In this video, Jeff Zonderman, DIR. Clinical and Toxicology LC/MS at Thermo Scientific, presents an overview of novel workflows for clinical research and forensic toxicology uses at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video shows the computer-controlled Vortex-i torque test system from Mecmesin.
A demonstration of the Friction Stir Welding (FSW) process on a pipe.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of butter
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on heart-shaped soft candies using an Instron compression tester.
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.
This video shows the tensile test being done on tissue paper using Zwick Roell’s testing technology.
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
Part 1 of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
A short video demonstrating Mecmesin's automated tennis ball testing.
This video shows the non-destructive testing (NDT) of medical injection vials with Zwick materials testing machine. The non-destructive compression-test kit can determine the residual seal force (seal integrity) of aluminium flanged caps.
This video shows the LS series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. The FLIR LS-Series Thermal Night Vision Monocular is mainly designed for law enforcement and surveillance.
Zwick pendulum impact tester 50.000 Joule for drop weight tear tests on batelle specimes. Biggest pendulum worldwide. Features: Instrumentation, high-speed camera, specimen feeding system.
This video teaches how to install the Thesycon stack with QImaging drivers.
This video gives an overview of Bruker MicroCT, formerly known as SkyScan, which specializes in developing non-invasive 3D x-ray microscopy technology in the form of the SkyScan range.
This video demonstrates an Izod impact test performed on a plastic specimen using CEAST 9050 impact pendulum from Instron.
This video shows the third of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on reflection spectroscopy. Description and demonstration of specular reflection using mirrors are discussed in detail
This video shows analysis of proteins with the help of Zetasizer APS from Malvern.
This video shows the test-to-failure testing of embellishments, buttons, ribbons, sequins, diamante etc, which are attached to the textile using Mecmesin’s MultiTest-d and MultiTest-xt testing system.
In this video Robert Jacox, Consumable Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the extremely sharp and durable microtome blades for tissue processing.
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.
A visual demonstration on the production of PET bottle through the process of blow molding.
This video illustrates the Charpy impact testing of notched plastic specimens using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates how their Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can quickly check for lead content/contamination in consumer items. With their in-built test program, you can quickly evaluate items on a pass/fail basis, making it ideal for quality control applications.
This video from Surface Measurement Systems (SMS) demonstrates the key features of the Dynamic Vapor Sorption family of instruments.
Paul Stewart from United Testing Systems demonstrated the ASTM D412 tension test on a rubber sample. He runs the test to determine the ultimate tensile strength of the material, demonstrates software control of the instrument and shows the results from the tension test.
This video illustrates a compression test performed on the pushbuttons of a toy using a compression testing system from Instron.
This video shows a brief overview on Micromeritics’ Microactivity Effi liquid gas separator.
Splitting powder samples into representative samples quickly and easily using the Quantachrome Micro Rotary Riffler.
This video shows the testing of the engine of the new F-35 Lightning fighter aircraft.
As consumers requires faster gadgets and instruments there is a need for more smaller faster chips. Lithography is the key to making chips smaller. A new technology called Immersion is making more powerful semiconductor chips using water in the production process. 8 million wafers has being produced by this method since 2008. Watch and find out how !!
This video shows the functioning of Spectro Scientific’s new Q5800 expeditionary fluid analysis system, a portable, battery-powered device that enables operators to perform mobile lubricant sampling.
This video shows RapID, a unique solution for raw materials verification from Cobalt.
This video shows Zetasizer Nano ZSP, a high-performance system in the Zetasizer range from Malvern Instruments.
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.
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.
Marshall Bates and Andrey Krayev from AIST-NT demonstrate the ease of use of the AIST SmartSPM/AFM. From loading a sample to starting to take measurements can be completed in 1-2 minutes, at atomic resolutions
In this video expert from Bruker talks about the TWIN/TWIN setup used in D8 ADVANCE diffractometer.
Nikolay Novozhilov from NT-MDT takes us for a tour of their SOLVER NEXT AFM/SPM. he shows us how easy it is to change from AFM to SPM, as well as demonstrating the software control system and how easy it is to scan a sample.
Quantachrome have introduced the 1905/3805 Wave Series porosity analyzers. These use a totally electronic technique that is extremely fast compared to other techniques such as gas sorption that can take many hours, as well as mercury porosimetry that can take tens of minutes and uses mercury, that is often undesirable.
This video from Olympus shows the best practice methods for using X-ray fluorescence as well as a cost savings approach and explanation on the return on investment XRF provides.
This video shows the XRF Analyzer from Olympus, which is used to study the shipwrecks. Dr. Raymond Hayes found a quick, non-destructive method to analyze them - Handheld XRF.
This video shows a puncture impact test performed on a composite wood specimen using Instron impact testing system.
This video shows Malvern’s m-VROCi , an Innovative microfluidic rheometry on a chip that delivers precise and robust viscosity measurements for low viscosity materials to extreme shear rates, with ease of sample loading and operation.
The MicroActive reporting software - t-plot Microporous from Micromeritics helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.
In this video Addmaster conveys the greetings for Christmas and New Year to all the customers and suppliers.
This video shows the demonstration of Cytomat 10 given by Hema Downey. Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10 is a fully automated incubator and storage module for high-capacity cell growth and assay incubation.
A video clip showing the current, near term and future applications of Rapid Prototyping in the medical industry.
This video demonstrates how to set up and run a metal tension test according to ASTM E8 using ADMET's MTESTQuattro software.
This video shows by ADMET a test where adhesive backed hook and loop fastener is adhered to a pair of compression platens mounted to a universal testing machine ( tensile testing machine ). The test has been designed so that in one test the hook and loop is loaded to 1 pound of force and then retracted to measure the bonding strength. It then continues to load to 10 pounds of force, then retract, then load to 20 pounds, then retract, and so on until 80 pounds of force. After the test is completed, the strength can be measured by analyzing the test report with load on the "Y" axis and time on the "X" axis.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magnitek gives an introduction on Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
This video compares the working of the Agilent InfiniiVision 3000 X-Series oscilloscopes with Tektronix MSO/DPO 3000 series.
This video briefly explains the auto zero function in DV2T Viscometer and DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
In this video the customers at ISRI share how their businesses have benefited from having lab-quality analysis in the field with the help of Thermo Scientific Portable XRF Analyzers.
This video shows Spinsolve Carbon from Magritek, which has outstanding resolution and unique sensitivity that enables the power of proton-carbon NMR in a benchtop instrument.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek talks about the 2D MRI. The Terranova-MRI is used to perform two dimensional imaging experiments to practically demonstrate the k-space and imaging concepts.
This video shows the features of the ASPEX Rx foreign particle analyzer for characterization of particles of pharmaceutical products. The ASPEX Rx is a "dedicated interface" product exclusively designed for the automated detection, counting, and characterization of sub-micron particulate material in the pharmaceutical industry. Developed in conjunction with one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, it represents the only integrated solution for microcontamination quality control on the pharmaceutical production floor.
Video by ADMET demonstrating a 3.5 Gallon HDPE bucket is compressed to measure peak closure force of the lid and peak force sustained by the bucket before it buckles.
In this video Robert Jacox from Thermo Scientific spotlights the complete line of anatomical pathology consumables sold under the Thermo Scientific brand.
Martin Thomas from Quantachrome tells us about their new Porometer 3G capillary liquid expulsion porometer that is on show for the first time at Pittcon. The Porometer 3G can measure the pore size and quantity of sheet-like materials like filters and battery separators. This is done by measuring gas flow through the sample, as the applied pressure is changed.
A video clip from Corus showing what non-destructive testing (NDT) is and the methods commonly used in non-destructive testing of welded steel components to ensure there is no unacceptable defects which can affect the mechanical properties of metallic component.
This video shows the SILEXA’s incredible oil collecting ability on floor spills from Bowman.
This video shows how Malvern Morphologi G3-ID instrument uses libraries from known candidate materials for chemical differentiation between particles.
This video demonstrates the ASTM D1894 coefficient of friction test on an ADMET eP2 controller. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting.
This video from Zwick shows how a biaxial test is performed an a biomaterial/tissue sample. The testing machine in question features 4 high resolution linear drives and can test samples at controlled temperatures using a bath.
This video shows how to configure and use the ETher NDE Eddy Current SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter for metal sorting.
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)
In this video Dean Roberts, Manager-US Food, Feed and Agriculture Markets - Bruker demonstrates the working and application of Tango near IR spectrometer.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific FastDigest enzymes. These enzymes are an advanced line of restriction enzymes that create a new standard in DNA digestion.
This video shows a RetroLine modernization solution from Zwick Roell. An electromechanical testing machine is upgraded with the RetroLine solution.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows SmartBrowse, a contextual imaging tool that can be used for post-image acquisition.
This video shows concrete test hammer, which was invented by Ernst Schmidt and introduced by Proceq.
This video shows new radiographic products from Vidisco for non-destructive testing (NDT).
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.
An interesting video by Ocean Optics on the story behind the invention and usage of the all new Jaz spectrometer. An the amazing reward program from Ocean Optics for your old spectrometer.
This video features an interview with David Peake, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows Jong Yoo, V.P. of Technology and Marketing at Applied Spectra, discussing the technology of laser ablation and why it is a green technology.
Paul Stewart from United Testing Systems shows us their universal/tensile testing machines, pointing out such things as the various grips that can be used for different applications, different test specimens for tests such as tension, bend tesing and tear testing. He also shows us the Windows-based, USB user interface and let's us know what capacity machines they have available.
This video shows the grip face replacement for Instron 10 kN side-action pneumatic grips. The jaw face safety shields reduce the finger-pinch hazard linked with the use of pneumatic grips.
The i-Raman system from B&W Tek has received a number of upgrades recently. Travis Thompson takes a few minutes to outline these upgrades and their benefits to the use.
Dan Davis from Shimadzu shows us their EDX-LE benchtop x-ray fluorescence (XRF) instrument. he shows us key features such as the sample positioning camera and runs a sample in real time for us.
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.
This video demonstrates the set up of power injector for A2-05 LAN wired pod from CAS DataLoggers.
A video demonstrating tensile testing of ASTM A36 material.
This video illustrates the all-purpose and extremely flexible electro-mechanical testing actuator from Zwick Roell. The actuator can be integrated into testing equipments in various ways and is ideal for tensile and compression applications.
This video demonstrates how the Innov-X portable handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer can be used to analyze wood-based materials in the field, eliminating the need for costly and timely laboratory testing. In particular the XRF analyzer can test for wood treated with preservatives that contain elements such as arsenic, copper and chromium on the spot.
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.
PANalytical's Brian Litteer takes us for a tour of their brand new XPert Pro MPD (multi purpose diffractometer) or x-ray diffraction (XRD) system that is suited to industrial and academic materials analysis applications.
This video 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.
This video shows the ABB MB3600-CH10, a high performance laboratory FT-NIR analyzer designed for oil, fat and oleochemicals applications.
Are you interested in performing calorimetry experiments quickly? If so you should take a look at the Mettler Toledo Flash DSC 1 calorimeter. This unit bridges the gap between research and production, allowing the user to more accurately run simulations that are indicative of real life processing conditions.
This video from Photometrics shows how to make measurements in photo electrons after the mean variance calculations are done.
This video shows testing of release torque in golf shoe cleats using Vortex-i computer controlled torque testing system from Mecmesin.
This video shows Robert Chimenti , Marketing Manager at B&W Tek, discussing the benefits of the i-Raman Plus at MRS Fall 2012.
This video from Photometrics shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit.
This video shows the Dynatup 9250 impact tester from Instron. The Dynatup 9250 is designed to measure energy absorption and related impact properties of metals, composites, polymers and resulting final components.
This video shows the LAQUAtwin B-712 Pocket pH meter from Horiba. It is a waterproof pH meter with a large LCD display.
This video shows the functioning of Bruker’s HTS 250 FT-NIR auto sampling system, which provides high-capacity, high-throughput analysis of ground, solid or pelleted samples.
The Multisizer 4 is a particle size analyzer from Beckman Coulter that uses the Coulter principle to determine particle size. Ed Hoff explains how this principle is based on electrical resistance making it independent of refractive index unlike light scattering techniques. Furthermore, it measures the size of each individual particle making it extremely accurate.
This video shows the interview of Michelle Bourke, Senior Product Manager from Oxford Instruments on plasma technology.
Animated high resolution 3D image of an advanced fibre material created using FRT Mark III Software and a confocal microscope.
This video shows Fabien Ferrage, associate scientist at École normale supérieure, discussing his research into protein dynamics using the new shuttle NMR from Bruker.
This video illustrates a tensile test performed on a metal sample using the Instron 5585 system, which is equipped with a video extensometer and Bluehill 2 software.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives a brief introduction to precession and resonance in nuclear magnetic resonance.
This video from Addmaster shows prize draw for two Aquapure Traveller's from pure hydration.
This video shows the FLIR T620 & T640 thermal imaging systems. The FLIR T620 & T640 is the combination of the flexibility and ergonomics of the FLIR T-Series with extreme image quality of the P-Series cameras.
This video shows Mark Bumiller from HORIBA Scientific talking about the laser diffraction particle size distribution analyzer called the Partica LA 950.
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.
The Bruker ContourGT-X8 is their top of the line optical profiler. It uses technology that has been developed and refined to create 3-dimensional maps of sample surfaces.
Ross Smith from Bruker tells us about the all new AcuityXR measurement mode for optical and surface profilers. Introduced at 2010 MRS Fall Meeting, AcuityXR combines hardware and software to provide resolution beyond the diffraction limit. This allows the optical profiler to image features down to 130nm. Acuity XR is available on Bruker's range of Contour GT optical and surface profilers.
This video shows vertical honing process with air sizing by Barnes HV-1000 machine from Lapmaster. The machine is designed for both general purpose and specialized applications.
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.
The Terra is the world's first portable XRD (X-ray diffractometer). It weighs about 15kg and has enough battery power to run for approximately 7-8 hours and features a resolution that is comparable to larger laboratory sized XRD units.
This video introduces the Morphologi G3-ID particle characterisation system from Malvern Instruments.
This video shows Bruker´s minispec Seed Analyzer, which provides a suitable method for fast, accurate and non-destructive analysis of oil and moisture in various nuts and seeds.
This video shows the new powerful Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The Nano DSC is ideal for measuring thermal stability of proteins in dilute solutions.
This video shows the fundamental operation of the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.
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.
In this video Dieter Wagner from Thermo Scientific talks about Cytomat 10 Automated Incubator.
A tutorial by Ocean Optics demonstrating the basics to teh SpectraSuite software for use with spectrometer. This step by step video guide is very comprehensive for any level user on the use of the SpectraSuite software package.
This video shows Taber Grit Feeder with Taber Rotary Platform Abraser. The operation of the grit feeder is controlled through the Taber Abraser.
This video demonstrates the ET 02 Gehman Tester from Elastocon. The relative stiffness characteristics of vulcanized or thermoplastic rubbers are determined by this tester.
This video shows the control time-lapse, stage, wavelengths, z series, and stream acquisitions or even run journals by Metamorph software from Photometrics.
This video gives an introduction on FLIR Ex-Series thermal imaging cameras. The FLIR Ex-Series cameras are extremely easy to understand and operate designed for entry-level users.
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.
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.
Introducing the all-new Advanced Peltier Plate system for the Discovery Hybrid Rheometer! With the QuickChange™ Lower Plate Surface and interchangeable geometries that allow customization, the Advanced Peltier Plate system is what you need when you need it.
A video by ADMET demonstrating how to perform an adhesive T-Peel strength test according to ASTM D1876
This video shows installation of screen protector in DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows overview of Mecmesin's compact force gauge+. This battery powered, hand held digital force gauge is used for elementary measurement in tension or compression.
This video shows FluidScan® Q1000 handheld analyzer from Spectro Scientific. This machine provides fluid condition assessment based on ASTM Method.
This video from Photometrics shows the configuration of uManager software which can be used for multi-dimensional acquisition experiments.
This test by ADMET measures the force required to close a lid on a travel coffee mug. We used our eXpert 2610 universal testing machine to perform the test, but it would have worked just as well with one of our smaller single column eXpert 7601 or eXpert 5601 testers.
A video clip showing the future of lightweight material, Magnesium. Alloy composing of titanium alumina are already in existence for the construction industry. A new lightweight material is required for automotive and aerospace industry. Magnesium which is the lightest of all metal display many potentials. The video demonstrate the properties of magnesium (Mg), the challenges associated with using magnesium (Mg), the characterization and processing of these lightweight magnesium alloys.
This video shows how Instron Advanced Video Extensometer (AVE) is being used to calculate the mechanical strength and modulus of a single nano-fiber.
In this video Linda Lopez, Manager IC Marketing and Applications from Thermo Scientific talks about the High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE-PAD).
Direct observation of a Hysitron PI 95 Picoindenter performing a nanomechanical test on cadmium sulfide (CdS) in a transmission electron microscope (TEM).