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The Empyrean Multi-Purpose Diffractometer from PANalytical

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.

Mass Spec Innovation in Sand from Thermo Scientific

In this Thermo Scientific video China's earliest sand-painting artist Li Tao highlights the heritage of innovation in mass spectrometry.

Torque Testing of Dental Abrasive Disks with Mecmesin's Vortex-i

This video demonstrates the torque testing of the dental abrasive disks with the Vortex-i torque measurement solution from Mecmesin. The Vortex-i uses a custom-made adapter to measure the torque of dental abrasive disks.

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

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

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

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

Particle Characterization by Static and Dynamic Image Analysis by Horiba

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

SpectroVISC Kinematic Viscosity Determination System from Spectro Inc.

Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their SpectroVISC system and explains how it works and it's capabilities. The system is designed to measure kinematic viscosity of oil and fuel samples such as mineral oils or silicone oils. It is fast and easy to use and can process 50-60 samples per hour according to ASTM D445 and also features an auto cleaning system to prepare for the next sample.

Raman Handheld Analyzers from SciAps

This video shows various Raman handheld analyzers from SciAps. Raman analyzers’ adapts simple point-and-shoot operation and provides easy-to-read screen results.

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

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

Digital Battery Hydrometer with Wireless Data SBS 2003

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

Varian Pro2 Helium Leak Detector - Features

The Varian Pro2 Helium Leak Detector is a portalbe helium mass spectrometer to measure any leakage in vacuum systems. The use of helium in leak detection is widely recognize throughout the vacuum industry and the Varian Pro2 offers a simple to use yet sophiscated system capable of picking up a -12 leak. Varian Pro2 can be use for a wide variety of application and use to detect leaks in from both inside and outside the vacuum system.

Bluehill 3 Software from Instron

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

CIA Rebound Test on Composite Laminate Specimen

This video shows the compression after impact (CIA) rebound test performed on a composite laminate specimen using Instron impact testing system.

IZOD Impact Test per ASTM D256

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

Materials Analysis with Thermo Scientific Nicolet iS5 FT-IR Spectrometer

In this video, Edwin Stoetzer from Thermo Scientific highlights the superior performance of the Nicolet iS5 FT-IR spectrometer with the award winning OMNIC software in materials analysis.

Unpacking and Identifying Brookfield Viscometer Parts

This training video from Brookfield Engineering explains how to unpack and recognize each part of a viscometer.

Thermogravimetric Analyzers from TA Instruments

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

Versette Pipetting Workstation from Thermo Scientific

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

EZ-Lock Spindles in Viscometer/Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering

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

Customer Testimonial about Thermo Scientific XRF Analyzer

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.

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

This video shows Dr. Christian Griesinger, a professor from the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, explaining the significant role Bruker NMR plays within his research.

Thermal Conductivity of Liquids Powders Pastes or Solids by C-Therm

Video demonstration by C-Therm showing how to measure the thermal conductivity of liquids, solids, pastes and powders.

The FTIR Technique for Materials Characterization

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

Bruker Optics’ MPA One Dairy Analyzer for Milk Testing and Dairy Analysis

This video shows the functioning of Bruker Optics’ MPA One Dairy Analyzer, a reliable solution for milk testing and dairy analysis.

Coating Thickness Measurement - Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920

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

Demonstration of Skyray Handheld XRF Analyzing RoHS Sample

This demonstration illustrates the ease of operation of the Skyray handheld XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) analyzer. The main features of the device are pointed out, as well us the rig to use it is a benchtop instrument. In this particular demonstration, a RoHS sample is analyzed and data obtained compared to the standard. Elements of interest in this are bromine, mercury, cadmium, lead and chromium.

Principle of Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging

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

ElvaX ProSpector Portable XRF Analyzers from Elvatech at Pittcon 2013

In this video Ronald Williams, President from Elvatech introduces ElvaX ProSpector, the latest XRF system handheld XRF Analyzers at Pittcon 2013.

The Zeta-20 Optical Profilometer from Zeta Instruments

Ben Garland from Zeta Instruments demonstrates their Zeta-20 Optical Profilometer which can measure surface and textural properties of materials such as solar cells, microfluidics, biologicals etc. It does this by taking image slices and creating a composite 3-D image featuring real color. Their software package allows easy analysis of surface features and the ability to produce statistical analyses.

Selecting a Spindle and Rotational Speed for Use with Brookfield Viscometer

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

LECO's CS844 Elemental Analyzer

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

OpenPlex for Molecular Interaction Analysis from Horiba

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

Mecmesin’s Vortex-i Torque Testing System

This video shows the computer-controlled Vortex-i torque test system from Mecmesin.

XL3 Handheld XRF Analyzer from Thermo Niton

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

How to Perform an Adhesive Strength T-Peel Test According to ASTM D1876 - Video by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating how to perform an adhesive T-Peel strength test according to ASTM D1876

Top-Loading Testing with Mecmesin MultiTest-5 xt

This video shows the MultiTest-5 xt top load tester from Mecmesin. The MultiTest-5 xt top load tester is used for top loads, crushing tests and top load tester.

Demonstration on How Representative Samples are Produced Using the Quantachrome Sieving Riffler

Quantachrome demonstrates the Sieving Riffler, which is designed for producing representative samples from significant quantities of materials.

Package Seal Strength Test-ASTM F88 from ADMET

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.

Bruker XRD Handheld XRF Spectrometers

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

Biaxial Testing of a Biomaterial-Tissue Sample

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.

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

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

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

The Aflow Extrusion Plastometer from Zwick is used to determination of the melt mass-flow rate (MFR) and the melt volume-flow rate (MVR) of thermoplastics.

Thermo Scientific SOLA Solid Phase Extraction Cartridge Technology

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

The Particle Insight Particle Shape Analyzer from Micromeritics

Peter Bouza from Micromeritics demonstrates the Particle Insight particle shape analyzer. It is a dynamic instrument that uses flow through image analysis.

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

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

ABB's PCS100 RPC Provides Power Factor Correction to Wellington Cable Car

This video describes how the PCS100 reactive power conditioner from ABB improves the power quality of cable car system in Wellington, New Zealand.

Measurement Positions in LUMOS from Bruker

This video shows the measurement positions in LUMOS from Bruker Optics. By clicking on the sample the stage is moved to the desired position.

MB-Rx Analyzer for In-Situ Reaction Monitoring from ABB

This video demonstrates the in-situ reaction monitoring by MB-Rx FT-IR laboratory analyzer from ABB.

Advanced Force Gauge from Mecmesin

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.

Role of Phenom Microscope in Materials Science

This video shows Sir Colin Humphreys, a professor at the University of Cambridge, discussing the significance of materials science and how modern technologies can help a key role in both discovery and science education.

Characterizing Wear Particles with the SpectroLNF Q200 Particle Classifier

Jorge Riveras tells about the SpectroLNF Q200, laserNet fines system manufactured by Lockheed Martin and distributed exclusively by Spectro Inc. The SpectroLNF Q200 characterizes wear particles in lubricants such as engine oils, hydraulic fluids and diesel oils. The system images particles and then classifies them by size and shape so that the type of wear taking place cen be identified so that preventative maintenance can be prescribed.

Rapid Scanning of Calcite Reconstruction with Cypher High Resolution AFM

This video from Asylum Research shows the reconstruction of a newly cleaved calcite crystal in air taken with the Cypher AFM.

Analyzing RNA Protein Complexes with Solid State NMR

This video shows Prof. Dr. Teresa Carlomagno from BMWZ Institute, Leibniz University explaining the potential use of Bruker's Solid State NMR for studying RNA protein complexes.

ABB’s Power Solution Minimizes Production Downtime at Fonterra’s Takanini Facility

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.

B&W Tek's Educational Video Series Episode 2: Transmission Spectroscopy

This video shows the second episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which discusses transmission spectroscopy in a detailed manner.

Food Applications of CT3 Texture Analyzer

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.

eXpert 5603 Universal Testing Machine from ADMET

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

Spectroil Q100 Lubricant Monitoring System from Spectro Inc

Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their Spectroil Q100 system for oil condition monitoring. It is used for testing of oil to determine the amount of wear that is taking place with valuable machinery and measures contaminants and additives. It uses the atomic emission spectroscopy operating principle.

Single Vs. Multiple Reflection ATR Sampling

This video shows the significance of single and multiple reflection ATR sampling, and how to examine appropriate configuration for powders as well as low-concentration component samples.

Engine Testing of the New F-35 Lightning Fighter

This video shows the testing of the engine of the new F-35 Lightning fighter aircraft.

Fritsch Autosampler – Analysette 22

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

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

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

Prelude SPLC System from Thermo Scientific

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

High Temperature Optical Measuring System from Expert System Solutions

Dr. Mariano Paganelli from Expert System Solutions shows us their high temperature optical measuring system. This instrument can provide thermal expansion data like a dilatometer, but has the added benefit that it uses optical techniques as opposed to mechanical measuring, so it can cater for non-rigid samples. It can also provide much more detailed information on a materials' behaviour when subjected to high temperatures.

Start Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

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

Hysteresis Energy Loss of Foam - ASTM D3574 X6 from ADMET

This video shows testing of hysteresis energy of the foam from ADMET. ASTM D3574 is commonly used test standard for flexible cellular foam materials and X6 section specifies a method for measuring the hysteresis energy loss of foams.

Revco UxF -86°C Freezers from Thermo Scientific

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

End Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

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

Open Spark Stand: Optical Emission Spectrometer from PANalytical

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

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

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

ISO 34 Elastomer Tear Strength Test

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

Reasons to Attend Pittcon 2012 - The Largest Annual Event for Laboratory Science

Pittcon is the world's largest annual conference for laboratory science. If you are involved with, need to more about, need to find someone to perform or even just have an interest in any kind of testing or analysis, Pittcon is the destination for you. In 2012, the organizers expect to attract over 950 equipment manufacturers, distributors and service providers from 30 countries. The technical program will also include over 2000 sessions covering over 60 topics.

Compression Test on Paper Cup

This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a paper cup using a compression testing system from Instron.

PCE UK Ltd Corporate Video

PCE Instruments is your one stop shop for measuring instruments, test equipment, controls, scales and balances for industrial applications.

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

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

Parsum Probe Technology from Malvern

The Parsum probe IPP70 from Malvern Instruments is ideal for measuring particle size and distribution in situ and in real-time. It allows measurements at very low concentrations.

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

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

ASTM D882 Tensile Strength Properties of Thin Plastic Film by ADMET

One of the most common specifications that our customers follow is ASTM D882 which is the Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting. This test is very similar to the common ASTM D638 test whereby plastic material is pulled until in breaks in order to measure elongation, tensile modulus, tensile yield strength, and tensile strength at break. However, it is designed specifically for thin sheeting and film less than 1 mm (0.04") thick.

Thin Film Equipment Solutions from Angstrom Engineering

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.

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

A video clip showing the future of lightweight material, Magnesium. Alloy composing of titanium alumina are already in existence for the construction industry. A new lightweight material is required for automotive and aerospace industry. Magnesium which is the lightest of all metal display many potentials. The video demonstrate the properties of magnesium (Mg), the challenges associated with using magnesium (Mg), the characterization and processing of these lightweight magnesium alloys.

The Dimension Icon Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) from Veeco

Mickael Febvre shows us the Veeco Dimension Icon high performance atomic force microscope (AFM). With large sample stage it can perform measurements in a variety of atmospheres.

Using FT-IR for Emission Testing

This video shows Einar Jonsson, Product Manager at AVL Emission Test Systems GmbH, explaining about the use of FT-IR for emission testing.

Analyzing Irregular Shaped Particles with Dynamic Image Technique

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

R/S Rheometer from Brookfield

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

HORIBA Raman Academy: Orientational Effects on Raman Spectra

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

Using the FEI Phenom to Validate Semiconductor Samples for Failure Analysis

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

The Morphologi G3 Particle Characterization System - Features and Demonstration

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

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

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest P' with materials testing machine 2000 kN and materials testing machine 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate according to standards like (ISO 6892, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)

The Anter LS2 Module for Thermal Property Determination

The FlashLine series from Anter Corp is able to determine various thermal properties of a wide range of materials using the laser flash method. The properties that the FlashLine can determine include thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity and specific heat capacity. The modular unit allows thermal properties to be determined at a range of temperatures from cryogenic to 2800°C.

Induction Heating of Gear for Shrink Fitting from Ambrell

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

KERN - Gnome Experiment

Does everything weigh the Same across the Globe? KERN Finds out if this is true.

Interview with Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros on Nanosurf's FluidFM technology

In this video from Nanosurf Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros ETH Zurich (Switzerland) talk about the FluidFM technology and its applications.

MultiTest-d Testing System from Mecmesin

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

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

Aleksandar Stefanovic from PANalytical gives us a tour of the Empyrean, multi-purpose diffractometer. The Empyrean is unique, as it is not just a, x-ray diffractometer (XRD), it can also perform computer tomography (CT).

LAQUATwin B-721 Pocket Salt Meter from Horiba

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

Nanoscope Doubles the Ability of Light Microscopes

A video clip showing the use of the latest light microscope, the nanoscope, which has many applications in nanomaterials and studies within biological systems. Sample can be viewed as small as 100nm with high resolution. The nanoscope allows the ability to visuallize the structure and shape of the material even if cannot be seen.

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

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

Characterization of Complex Biological Molecules Using Ultra-High Field Solid State NMR

This video shows Guido Pintacuda from the CNRS High Field NMR Center explaining about the use of ultra-high field solid state NMR for studying the structure of complex biological molecules.

Compression Test of Pushbuttons on Remote Control

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

The HPR20 Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer from Hiden Analytical

Mark Buckley from Hiden Analytical shows us through the gas sampling HPR20 Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer which is ideal for analysing gases from process lines.

eXpert 3910 40N Dynamic Testing System from Admet

This video shows eXpert 3910 40N dynamic testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.

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

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

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

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

Raman Spectroscopy - B&W Tek's Educational Video Series: Episode 6

This video educational video series from B&W Tek shows introduction to Spectroscopy. Comparison of the portable and handheld unit of the Raman Spectroscopy is also demonstrated.

NETZSCH’s DEA 288 Epsilon Optimizes Curing Processes

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

Thermo Scientific - Lab Liquid Handling and Transfer

In this video Raymond Mercier highlights how Thermo Scientific technologies enable total liquid handling and transfer options in the lab.

The FEI Phenom Personal Electron Microscope-From Research Lab to Teaching Environment

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.

Torque Tests on Child-Resistant Containers Using Mecmesin Vortex-D System

This video shows the measurement of opening torque performed on child-resistant closure containers (CRC) with Mecmesin Vortex-d motorised test system.

Auto-CrushIR from PIKE Technologies

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

Xenocs Offers Xeuss 2.0 SAXS/WAXS System for Laboratory Use

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

High-Performance Variable Speed Rotor Mill from FRITSCH

This video demonstrates the operation of FRITSCH Variable Speed Rotor Mill. The FRITSCH Variable Speed Rotor Mill PULVERISETTE 14 premium line offers impact, shearing and cutting comminution in a single instrument.

Thermal Fence Security System from FLIR

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.

ElvaX ProSpector XRF Handheld Analyzer from ElvaTech

This video shows the working principle of ElvaX ProSpector XRF handheld analyzer from ElvaTech. This portable, handheld EDXRF elemental analysis system is designed to be intuitive and user friendly.

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

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

Rigaku’s Miniflex 600 Benchtop X-ray Diffraction (XRD) Instrument 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.

The Niton Handheld XRF Analyzer Range from Thermo Fisher Scientific

The range of Niton Handheld XRF analyzer products from Thermo Fisher Scientific is displayed. These products include the Niton XL2 and the flagship Niton XL3t. Features and applications of both instruments are described. Accessories for making measurements easier and faster in the field are also shown.

TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker

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

Using a Portable XRF Analyzer to Test Wood-Based Materials

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.

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

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

Tensile Test on Plastics Using Clip-On Extensometer

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

Low Volume Nano ITC Cell from TA Instruments

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.

New Boeing 747 Airborne Laser (ABL) System Takes Over the Air

The New Boeing 747 with the Airborne Laser (ABL) can track and destroy any intercontinental missles. The laser can be shot hundreds of kilometres. The aircraft is covered with IR sensors to detect any missile launch.

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

This video illustrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system measures the recovery time of a sample of viscoelastic foam (memory foam).

Webinar on Dynamic Light Scattering Size Data

This video from Horiba shows a brief presentation on how to understand dynamic light scattering data for particle size.

PT 602CZ Multi-Sensor from FLIR

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

Jacopo Annese Discusses Different Ways to Examine the Brain

This video shows Dr. Jacopo Annese, Executive Director of The Brain Observatory, explaining the different ways to examine the brain. One way is using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or computerized tomography.

Compression Testing Using TA1 Food Texture Analyzer from Lloyd Instruments

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

Demonstration of Thermo Scientific Direct Rock Sampler Field Kit

This video illustrates the direct rock sampler field kit from Thermo Scientific. The direct rock sampler kit offers a unique solution for on-site XRF analysis in mining.

SuperMini 200 Benchtop Sequential WDXRF Spectrometer from Rigaku at Pittcon 2013

In this video Tom McNutly, Vice President & General Manager from Rigaku talks about the SuperMini 200 benchtop WDXRF spectrometer at Pittcon 2013.

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

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

Analytik Jena’s InnuPure C16

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

Helipath Stand from Brookfield

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

Semi-Automated Syringe Tester using Mecmesin Vortex-xt Torque Testing System

This video shows the Mecmesin’s Vortex-xt touch screen controlled torque testing system which is used to test the medical syringes.

Instron Bluehill 3 Tutorial

This tutorial illustrates the installation of Instron Bluehill 3 materials testing software. Bluehill 3 is the newest version of Bluehill software and is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.

Overview of Mecmesin's Basic Force Gauge

This video shows the Basic Force Gauge (BFG) from Mecmesin which is a rugged and reliable device ideal for industrial use. It has applications in almost any industry and can be used in three main ways.

Rigaku XtaLAB mini Benchtop X-Ray Crystallography System

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.

Demonstration of Weld Analysis from Zwick

This video gives a demonstration on weld analysis from Zwick. First, the welded sample is placed on the scanner and the scan button is pressed.

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

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

eXpert 5952 Testing System from Admet

This video shows the eXpert 5952 testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.

An Adhesive T-Peel Test with an eXpert 7600 Universal Testing Machine

Performing an adhesive T-Peel test according to ASTM D1876 and an Admet eXpert 7600 universal testing machine.

Quality Testing Model 648 Electromagnet Power Supply from Lake Shore

In this video Lake Shore Engineer Adam Porsch demonstrates few extreme test performed during the product development to ensure safety and quality.

Configuration of SigmaCheck for Users' Preference

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

Basic Force Gauge from Mecmesin

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

FluidFM Operation from Nanosurf: Storage of Cantilever

This video from Nanosurf shows how one can store a used FluidFM cantilever for later re-use.

ISTFA 2013 Tools Of The Trade - Demonstration Of Bruker Optic's LUMOS

This video contains information on Bruker Nano Analytics new products, as well as a demonstration of Bruker Optic's LUMOS -- Stand Alone FT-IR Microscope with Full Automation. LUMOS is a new product on the market. It is designed to combine best performance for visible inspection and infrared spectral analysis with a simple and easy-to-use interface.

Overview of Alarm Configuration on ECT SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter

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

The New Nanotribometer from CSM Instruments

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.

Testing of Friction Properties on Spaghetti Packaging

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

Measurement of Area under Curve on Oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies

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

The Hiden EQP Mass Spectrometer for Plasma Characterisation

Hiden Analytical's Mark Buckley explains the operation and capabilities of the Hiden EQP mass spectrometer which is used for plasma characterisation. It is typically used by process development engineers and research technicians to optimise plasma conditions for the manufacture and fabrication of new and novel devices.

Medical Tubing Tension Test using eXpert 7601 by ADMET

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

FLIR A325sc Infrared Camera

This video shows A325sc Infrared Camera from FLIR. These cameras are designed from the ground up to deliver the accurate thermographic imaging and repeatable temperature measurements needed in the research and science applications.

TruScan from Ahura Scientific

This video demonstrates the functioning of a rugged, handheld, lightweight Raman system, the TruScan from Ahura Scientific, a unit of Thermo Fisher Scientific. This system can be used for the identification of counterfeit drugs and raw material verification in pharmaceutical industries.

Tensile Test of Medical Tubing

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

Overview of Micromeritics

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.

Food Testing Using Instron Electromechanical System

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.

Comparison of Micropipette Noise Levels using Herzan TS-140

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

Sponge Rubber Foam Compression Deflection Test from ADMET

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

Ink Viscometer from Brookfield

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

New Accucore C8 HPLC Columns from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Dafydd Milton, Product Manager – LC & LC/MS Columns at Thermo Fisher Scientific, describes the new Accucore C8 HPLC columns at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

DSC 214 Polyma Differential Scanning Calorimeter from NETZSCH

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

Zwick Automated Testing Systems for Plastics

A video demonstrating different automated testing systems for tensile, bend and impact tensile tests on seven different types of plastics

Electrical Sensing Zone from Micromeritics

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

Smart Swap Temperature Control Systems for TA Rheometer

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

Demonstration of Automatic Pendulum Impact Testing of Plastics with An Integrated Notch Milling Unit by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with pendulum impact tester and integrated notch milling unit for impact tests on plastics according to standards like (ASTM D 256, ISO 179, ISO 3167, ASTM D 638)

PANalytical SST-mAX50 X-Ray Tube Technology

Maarten van Andel from PANalytical shows us the SST-mAX50, the world's most advanced x-ray tubes which are used in instruments like the AXIOS XRF. They incorporate 2 key features, the no drift zeta technology and the chi-blue corrosion protection coating.

Nanomechanical Testing for Improved Coating Performance in Machining Applications

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.

Hiden QGA for Real-Time Gas and Vapour Analysis

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

D8 DISCOVER from Bruker

In this video Jonathan Giencke, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D8 DISCOVER XRD.

Coupling of Channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals for Modulator or Receiver test from Agilent

In this video Dimitri Malsam, Business Development Pulse Pattern Generators from Agilent talks about the Coupling of channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals.

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

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

Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services by Micromeritics

Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services (MPS) is a contract laboratory that can be utilized as an outsourcing partner for characterizing the physical properties of pharmaceutical materials, medical devices, nutraceuticals, and other FDA-regulated products.

MiniRam III Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

The MiniRam III from B&W Tek is a compact, portable Raman spectrometer with in-built power supply, computing power and touch screen interface. Robert Chimenti points out the main features and runs a demonstration, which shows how fast the instrument is to use.

LFA 467 HyperFlash Light Flash Apparatus from Netzsch

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

Plastic 3-Point Flexure Test - ISO 178

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

RapID Unique Solution for Raw Materials Verification

This video shows RapID, a unique solution for raw materials verification from Cobalt.

Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence - The S2 Picofox from Bruker XRD

Neil Hughes from Bruker shows us the S2 Picofox total reflection x-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer. He explains how this new technology works and how, unlike conventional XRF, it can detect elements down to the parts per billion, and in some cases parts per trillion level. The S2 Picofox is a portable self-contained unit ideally suited to environmental and on-site monitoring.

Demonstration of Improved Resolution from Optical Profilers Using AcuityXR Technology from Bruker Nano

Chris Orsulak from Bruker points out the main features of the ContourGT Optical Profiler and briefly describes how it works. he also shows us how it can take measurements in very short time frames and how the new AcuityXR measurement mode (introduced at the 2010 MRS Fall Meeting) can produce improved results due to the increased lateral resolution.

Bend Testing Reinforced Concrete

A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.

Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system

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.

Testing Car Steering Rack using MultiTest 25-i from Mecmesin

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

The LVEM5 Benchtop TEM from Delong America

The LVEM5 from Delong America is a unique piece of equipment, being the only benchtop TEM on the market. It is also interesting in that it can operate as a benchtop FE-SEM, and STM and an optical microscope as well. The user can easily switch between modes using the software.

Benchtop XRF - Shimadzu EDX-LE X-Ray Fluorescence System

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.

Measuring Contact Angles Using The PG-X Offered by Thwing-Albert

The PG-X from Thwing-Albert is a compact, video-based instrument for measuring contact angles of surfaces. It is able to do the test in a completely nondestructive manner catering for almost all shaped surfaces, with virtually no sample preparation.

The Bruker XRD Tracer Turbo SD Handheld Portable XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) Analyzer

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.

Bruker BioSpin Introduces SkyScan 1278 X-Ray Microtomograph

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

Fluorescence Spectroscopy from B&W TEK's Educational Video Series: Episode 5

This episode from the B&W Tek's Educational Video Series shows the fluorescence spectroscopy.

Malvern’s OMNISEC System for GPC/SEC Analysis

This video shows the functioning of OMNISEC, the latest Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC)/Size Exclusion Chromatography (SEC) system from Malvern Instruments. The advanced multi-detector GPC/SEC system has been developed for the characterization of synthetic and natural polymers and proteins.

New BRAVO Hand-Held Raman Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

This video shows Dean Roberts, Director of the North American NIR and Process Analytical Technologies Group, Bruker Optics, explaining the features of BRAVO, the newest hand-held Raman spectrometer designed for variety of pharmaceutical applications such as verification of raw material ID, foreign object identification, and hazardous chemical ID for first responders.

E1-ClipTip Electronic Pipetting System from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Thermo Scientific’s electronic pipetting system. The E1-ClipTip™ pipette ensures secure tip attachment with the efficiency of electronic pipetting action. It utilizes snap and lip tip fitting technology.

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

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

Infiniium 9000 Series Oscilloscope Competitive Comparison

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

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

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

The JETVISC Kinematic Viscometer from Rheotek

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.

3D X-Ray Microscopy Solutions from Xradia

In this video Dr Arno Merkel from Xradia talks to about Xradia's products and technology Gary Thomas from AZoM at emc2012 in Manchester.

Expert Insight of Versette Pipetting Workstation

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

ZHU topLine Hardness Testing Machine from Zwick

This video shows the ZHU topLine hardness testing machine from Zwick that is customized for universal hardness testing of plastic and metal materials.

Demonstration of Thixotropy

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

Testing Systems from Zwick Roell

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.

Demonstration of the XploRA Raman System from Horiba

Vincent Larat from Horiba explains how the XploRA Raman spectrometer works and provides us with a real time demonstration of how the system works.

Collection of Visual Images by LUMOS from Bruker

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

TWIN/TWIN Setup from Bruker

In this video expert from Bruker talks about the TWIN/TWIN setup used in D8 ADVANCE diffractometer.

Thermo Scientific’s Handheld XRF at Pittcon 2009

This video shows a live telecast of Pittcon 2009 at which Thermo Scientific exhibited its next-generation Handheld XRF.

NS300 System from NanoSight

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).

Malvern Instrument's ZSP Zetasizer Nano

This video shows Zetasizer Nano ZSP, a high-performance system in the Zetasizer range from Malvern Instruments.

Demonstration of the VESTA Localized Thermal Analysis System from Anasys Instruments

Kevin Kjoller, Vice President of Product Development at Anasys Instruments demonstrates how easy the VESTA localized thermal analysis system is to use.

Turndown Ratio of Mass Flow Meters from Alicat

This video from Alicat Scientific shows why turndown ratio is necessary. Turndown ratio is a measure of the useable range of an instrument, expressed as the full-scale range divided by the minimum point of measure.

High-Performance Bruker EVOQ Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer

This video shows the EVOQ triple quadrupole mass spectrometer from Bruker. This EVOQ triple quadrupole for liquid chromatography (LC-TQ) is designed to quantify real samples in the fastest sample-to-report time possible.

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

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

Bruker opens Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence

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

Testing Sealed-Seam Strength with Zwick’s Testing Machine

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

Pharmaceutical Applications with Bruker’s XRD

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

New Q5800 Expeditionary Fluid Analysis System from Spectro Scientific

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.

Taber’s Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160

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

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

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

Happy Easter from Zwick Roell

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

AZo2Bruker - Grand Opening of Bruker Nano Surfaces Customer Facilities

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

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

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

Demonstration of Yokogawa WT1800 High Performance Power Analyzer

This video shows Gary Gartman from Yokogawa Corporation of America demonstrating the Yokogawa WT1800 precision and high performance digital power analyzer.

Easy and Safe Cleaning Process of FRITSCH Cutting Mills

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

Dynamic Image Analysis for Characterizing Irregularly Shaped Particles from Micromeritics

The dynamic image technique looks at particles in motion, providing additional critical information. Besides particle size, numerous shape parameters are obtained. As the images are taken, statistical data for all measurement parameters are calculated and recorded. At the same time, thumbnail images of each particle are saved for post-analysis viewing and screening.

Mecmesin’s Helixa Precision Torque Measurement Systems

This video shows Helixa precision torque measurement system from Mecmesin.

FP2250 Friction Peel Tester from Thwing Albert

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

Measurement of Error Vector Magnitude from Agilent

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

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

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

Centrifugation Innovation from Thermo Scientific

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

Talysurf PGI Dimension system from Taylor Hobson

This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.

Laser Ablation: Green Technology for Chemical Analysis from Applied Spectra

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.

Packaging Seal Strength Test using Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

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.

Overview of MultiTest-xt Force Testing System from Mecmesin

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

Handle-O-Meter from Thwing-Albert

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

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

This video shows in-house fixture and tool-making capabilities for American Friction Welding’s (AFW) friction welding equipment. AFW has a fully -equipped tool-making and in-house fixture room with experienced welding tool and die-makers.

Intelligent Transportation Systems from FLIR

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.

RetroLine Modernization Solution from Zwick

This video shows a RetroLine modernization solution from Zwick Roell. An electromechanical testing machine is upgraded with the RetroLine solution.

Winfluor Intensity Over Time - Ratio Software from Photometrics

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

XLNCE SMX-BEN XRF Analyzer from EDAX

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

BioCoat for Medical Device Testing from Instron

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

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

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

Tornado Digital Torque Tester from Mecmesin

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

S2 PICOFOX for Environmental Applications from Bruker

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

D2 PHASER Desktop Diffractometer from Bruker XRD

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.

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

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

How the Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) Works - A Closer Look at Nanomaterials

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.

SITA Dynamic Surface Tensiometer Demonstration and Explanation

Phil Harrip from Scientific Solutions demonstrates the SITA Dynamic Surface Tensiometer used for measuring surface tension. He shows us how the instrument works, key components and describes commercial applications that the SITA Dynamic Surface Tensiometer is suited to such as detergent and surfactant manufacturers, coating manufacturers and inkjet manufacturers.

Malvern Instruments’ Morphologi G3-ID at Pittcon 2011

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

Overview of Basic Force Gauge (BFG) from Mecmesin

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

Testing of Torsion Springs using Mecmesin Vortex-i Test System

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

FLIR T640 / T620 Imaging Systems

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.

Three-Point Bend Test on Plastic Toothbrush

This video demonstrates three-point bend test performed on a plastic toothbrush using an Instron universal testing machine.

Grip Face Replacement for Instron Pneumatic Grips

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.

Cypher AFM for Imaging Sublimation of Anthracene Single Crystal

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

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

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

How the XRF Analytical Technique Works

This video describes how the x-ray fluorescence or XRF analytical technique works and how it can be used to identify the elemental composition of unknown metals.

BUP Sheet Metal Testing Machine from Zwick

This video shows sheet metal testing machine (BUP) from Zwick. These machines (type BUP) are used to test and evaluate the ductility of sheet metals.

Cosmetic or Pharmaceutical Applications of CT3 Texture Analyzer

This video shows some examples of Brookfield CT3 Texture Analyzer applications for specific cosmetic and pharmaceutical samples. A vast array of fixtures and probes make the CT3 Texture Analyzer a flexible instrument that can accommodate a variety of samples and testing needs.

Testing Lead Content in Consumer Items Using a Handheld XRF Analyzer

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.

Thermo Scientific Participates in Analytica 2014

This video shows Thermo Scientific participating at Analytica 2014 in Munich.

Malvern Mastersizer 3000 for Particle Size Analysis

This video shows Malvern’s Mastersizer 3000 laser diffraction particle size analyzer that provides rapid and accurate analyses of particle size distributions for a wide size range of wet and dry dispersions with minimal effort.

Carl Zeiss’ Light Sheet Fluorescence Microscope Images Zebrafish Heart

This video shows how the Carl Zeiss light sheet fluorescence microscope system images the heart of a 2-day old zebrafish over long periods of time, providing maximum frame rates with reduced light exposure.

Dart Drop Impact Tester from Thwing Albert

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.

PCS100 RPC from ABB for Improving Power Quality

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

Tensile Tester MultiTest Series from Mecmesin

This video shows tensile tester Mecmesin MultiTest. The MultiTest universal testers are designed for use directly within the manufacturing environment.

The Nanosurf LensAFM Designed to Integrate with Optical Microscopes and Profilers

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

Automatic Tensile Testing System for Elastomers by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 20 kN for tensile tests on Elastomers / Rubber according to standards like ( ISO 37, DIN 53504, ASTM D412)

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

Part 2 of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.

Orbis Portable Torque Testing Instrument from Mecmesin

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

Spinsolve Carbon benchtop NMR spectrometer from Magritek

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

Fatigue Test on Spinal Implant Constructs

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

Overview of WT1800 Precision Power Analyzer

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

RPMBlue-FS PL Mapping System from Nanometrics for Compound Semiconductor Users

This video shows the functioning of Nanometrics’ RPMBlue-FS, a photoluminescence (PL) mapping tool that can be fixed with a robotic wafer handler when required.

Webinar on Effortless Evaluation of Emulsion Behavior from Horiba

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

Autozero Procedure and Oscillation Check of Brookfield Viscometer

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

Mass Spectrometer for TGA Applications - MAX300-LG from Extrel

James Brenner from Extrel shows us the MAX300-LG, which is a mass spectrometer for TGA (thermogravimetric analyzers). It can be retrofitted to any TGA on the market.

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

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

Spinsolve NMR Spectrometer from Magritek

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.

Bruker Lunch Symposium at ICMRBS 2014

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.

Handheld XRF Analyzers: Achieving Project Cost Efficiencies

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.

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

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

3Flex Surface Characterization Analyzer from Micromeritics at Pittcon 2013

In this video, Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the 3Flex surface characterization analyzer.

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

Brian Litteer from PANalytical shows us their X'Pert Powder x-ray diffractometer (XRD). It features PANalytical's easy change module feature, which enables the user to quickly change optical modules, sample stages and detectors. Accurate machining means that once installed, the modules are almost perfectly aligned. The X'Pert powder is a general use XRD system and is ideal for quality control applications where higher end instruments are unneccessary.

Characterizing Battery and Storage Materials Using Electrochemical Strain Microscopy

Asylum Research has introduced unique technology for characterizing battery materials for their Cypher AFM. Called Electrochemical Strain Microscopy, this technique allows you to look at lithium ion transport capabilities of materials. Sergei Kalinin from Oak Ridge National Laboratory explains how this technique works and Roger Proksch from Asylum Research demonstrates how the Cypher produces data and its relevance to the field of battery materials.

HFM 436 Lambda Heat Flow Meter from Netzsch

This video shows Netzsch’s HFM 436 Lambda heat flow meter designed for fast and accurate thermal conductivity testing of insulation materials.

Bruker Shuttle NMR for Analysis of Protein Dynamics

This video shows Fabien Ferrage, associate scientist at École normale supérieure, discussing his research into protein dynamics using the new shuttle NMR from Bruker.

The TS-IR: A Rugged, High Performance Infrared Camera Series

The TS-IR infrared cameras are versatile, scientific infrared cameras which offer exceptional image accuracy and sensitivity. Their rugged IP67 rated enclosure has been designed to address the most demanding environments. Available in midwave, longwave and very longwave configurations, these high perfomance infrared cameras are ideal for defense & security, industrial and scientific applications.

FLIR Voyager Thermal Camera

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

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

This video demonstrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 fatigue testing system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system performs the Constant Force Pounding test on a sample of urethane foam.

Fully Automated VALet Microplate Mover from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Dean Mulyk talks about the VALet microplate mover from Thermo Scientific. The VALet combines hardware, the Momentum scheduling software, and integrated Thermotor technology.

Electro-Mechanical Testing Actuator from Zwick

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.

LAQUATwin B-712 Pocket pH Meter from Horiba

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

Niton DXL Precious Metal Analyzer from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the precious metal analyzer Niton DXL from Thermo Scientific.

Thwing Albert’s FP-2255 Friction/Peel Tester

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

Thwing-Albert's Z-Directional Tester

This video shows the Thwing-Albert's Z-Directional Tester (ZDT) that measures the internal fiber bond strength of paper, paperboard, liner board and coated fine papers.

Point Defects on the Cleavage Plane of Calcite from Asylum Research

This video from Asylum Research shows individual defects on the cleavage plane of calcite image using Cypher AFM.

Set-up of StreamPix 4 in Dual QImaging Camera

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

Setting Up ADMET's MTESTQuattro Controller to Run ASTM E8

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

Rigaku MiniFlex Benchtop X-Ray Diffractometer

The new 5th generation MiniFlex is a general purpose benchtop X-ray diffractometer that can perform qualitative and quantitative analysis of polycrystalline materials.

MiniFlex 600 X-ray Diffractometer from Rigaku

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

The Anter Flashline 4010 Thermal Properties Analyzer

Tony Torsell from Anter shows us their Flashline 4010 instrument for measuring thermophysical properties of materials. This instrument can work up to 1600°C, in air, inert or vacuum atmospheres and can measure 5 samples at once.

Demonstration of Automated Tensile Testing of Rubber by Zwick

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

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

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

Nano ITC Technology from TA Instruments

This video shows the technology that lays behind the nano isothermal calorimetersfrom TA Instruments. It is designed to perform high-sensitivity analyses on nanomolar quantities of bio-molecule.

ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System

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

Zwick Presents testXpo 2013 at Germany

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

Detecting Rebar in Reinforced Concrete Using the Profoscope from Proceq

The Profoscope from Proceq is a portable rebar detector for use with reinforced concrete. It is a simple to use handheld device that can detect the locations of rebars, the diameter of rebars and the depth of concrete covering the rebar.

Technology in Action - Dr Philip Withers and His Xradia (Now Zeiss) VersaXRM - EPSRC

Dr Philip Withers Discusses the work conducted using his Xradia (Now Zeiss) VersaXRM at the University of Manchester.

Seminar on Characterization of Tribo-System from Bruker

This video from Bruker shows the second part of the Tribology seminar series, wherein detailed information is provided on how to characterize the tribo-system so that all parameters are fulfilled.

The Ultra High Vacuum Kelvin Probe from KP Technology

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

Texture Analysis of Noodles Using Materials Testing Machine by Zwick

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

The C-Therm Technologies TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer

The ease of use and fast operation of the C-Therm Technologies TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer is demonstrated. In this demosntration the thermal conductivity of a Pyroceram sample is taken within seconds.

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

Zwick 'roboTest R' handling system for automated testing of insulin pens with autoEdition2 automation software. Used in combination with testXpert® II testing software, the 'Expanded Traceability' option offers all the tools required to fulfil, in conjunction with organizational procedures and measures, the essential requirements stipulated by the FDA in 21 CFR Part 11 ('Electronic Records' and 'Electronic Signatures').

Features and Capabilities of the Agilent 5600 Large Stage AFM

The Agilent 5600LS utilizes a fully addressable 200 mm x 200 mm stage and a new, low-noise AFM design. The programmable, motorized stage enables fast, accurate probe positioning for imaging and mapping large specimens at atomic-scale resolution using a state-of-the-art Agilent AFM.

Thermo Scientific Niton XRF Analyzer Testimonial by VFM

This video is about Thermo Scientific Niton XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer testimonial by VFM (Vegas Fastener Manufacturing).

The Bruker Nano ContourGT-X8 Optical Profiler

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.

Interview with Bill Becker, Industry Manager Aerospace of Zwick USA - Part 2

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

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

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

The Importance Rockwell Hardness Testing in Firearms Restoration

This demonstration shows how to perform Rockwell Hardness tests on components of a Mauser rifle and how these tests are used in the quality control and restoration of firearms.

Interview with Jeff Zonderman of Thermo Scientific

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

Educational Video on SBS 2003 Digital Battery Hydrometer with Wireless Downloading Capabilities

This video gives instruction on how to use Storage Battery Systems’ SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer with wireless data downloading.

The World's First Portable XRD - Terra from inXitu

The Terra is the world's first portable XRD (X-ray diffractometer). It weighs about 15kg and has enough battery power to run for approximately 7-8 hours and features a resolution that is comparable to larger laboratory sized XRD units.

SureTect Real-Time PCR System from Thermo Scientific

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

The µscan Explorer Optical Surface Profilometer from Nanofocus

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.

NETZSCH LFA 467 HyperFlash for Measuring Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity

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

MicroPublisher for Quality Color Images in CellSens Software from QImaging

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

Niton XL2 AuDIT Technology from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Thermo Scientific AuDIT gold-plating detection technology developed for Thermo Scientific portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers, including the Thermo Scientific Niton XL2 precious metal analyzer.

Relationship between Electrons and Grey Scale Value from Photometrics

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

Systech Illinois’ Water Vapour Permeation Analyzer

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

FRITSCH Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageTec

The new Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageTec is the ideal measuring instrument for easy quality control in various areas of application -- and is the fast alternative to sieving. Especially robust and brilliantly simple to operate!

What is Nanotechnology and the Applications of Carbon Nanotubes in AFM

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.

Stream Acquisition and Multichannel Capture in Metamorph Software from Photometrics

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

Spectrometer Wavelength Calibration by Ocean Optics

A video by Ocean Optics on how to calibrate the wavelength of a spectrometer. Spectrometer will drift slightly due to time and environmental conditions. This video details the steps in verifying and calibrating your spectrometer and the instruments required.

ASTM C469 Concrete Compression Test from ADMET

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

Demonstration of Texture Analysis Using Common Foods by Zwick

Zwick demonstrate texture analysis using a range of different foods. Various test heads are demonstrated in this short video.

IBIS Nanoindentation System - An Introduction

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.

Fast Raman Mapping: The Graphene Case from Horiba

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

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

Michael Haschke from Bruker AXS shows us thorugh their new range of Micro XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) instruments. He shows us 3 instruments that vary in chamber size, with the largest able to take samples 30cm in diameter and offering vacuum analysis and a motorized stage for line scans and area analysis.

Magnetic Particle Imaging System - A Revolution in Biological Imaging

This video shows the real benefits of the magnetic particle imaging (MPI) system from Bruker. Launched in 2005, the MPI system has become a revolutionary biological imaging tool in medical research. It has unparalleled speed and sensitivity, and can perform imaging up to 46 volumes per second, enabling real time imaging of biological processes.

NX Series cryostats from Thermo Scientific

In this video Immunohistochemistry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights the function of cryostats.

Installation of Extensometer on Metal Specimen

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

Tensile Testing on Nickel Micro Dumbbells

This video gives a demonstration of tensile testing on nickel micro dumbbells.

Cr2O3 Thermal Plasma Spraying Demonstration

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

Laser Diffraction for Particle Size Analysis - 1

This video explains the principles governing laser diffraction particle sizing. The presentation by Malvern Instruments illustrates how a laser diffraction measurement is performed and how particle size distributions are determined.

TA Instruments: Advanced Peltier Plate for the Discovery Hybrid Rheometer

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.

Heating Bracelet Using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW

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

DMA-RH Accessory from TA Instruments

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

Demonstration of the Revetest Xpress Scratch Tester from CSM Instruments

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

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

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

The DCM-3D Surface Metrology Tool form Leica

Bill Henderson from Leica shows us the DCM 3D surface metrology tool. The system features a confocal microscope and interferometer and features LED illumination and CCD detector.

QImaging Cameras in Olympus CellSens Software

This video demonstrates the configuration and operation of the QImaging camera in the Olympus software suite.

Hardening of Fastener Tips by Induction Heating from Ambrell

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

Vane Spindles from Brookfield

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

MB3000 Fourier Transform Infrared Analysis System from ABB

This video shows the internal components of MB3000, a Fourier Transform Infrared analysis system from ABB.

Testing the Strength of Toughened Glass

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

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

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

Interview of Meredith Conoley on "Game-Changing" LC-MS Systems in EVOQ

This video shows the interview of Meredith Conoley on Game changing Systems in EVOQ from Bruker.

Demonstration of Webbing and Ribbon Tensile Breaking Strength Grips by ADMET

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

The Gemini VII Surface Area and Porosity Measurement Tool from Micromeritics

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

NETZSCH PERSEUS TG 209 F1 Libra System for TGA-FT-IR Coupling Solution

This video explains the operation of the PERSEUS TG 209 F1 Libra system from NETZSCH. This Evolved Gas Analysis tool is designed to measure mass changes and evolved gases by utilizing a thermogravimetric analyzer (TGA) with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer from Bruker Optics.

EASYHEAT Induction Heating Systems from Ambrell

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

The Malvern Mastersizer 3000 Particle Size Analyzer

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

Thermo Scientific Technologies and Workflow Solutions

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

Interview with Dipankar Ghosh of Thermo Fisher Scientific

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

Insitec Particle Size Analyzer from Malvern Instruments

This video illustrates how on-line Insitec particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments is used for automated milling control. The Insitec analyzer can measure particle size distributions (PSD) from 0.1 to 2500µm.

S8 TIGER WDXRF Spectrometer from Bruker

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

X-CLARITY System for Fast, Efficient Clearing of Brain and Spinal Cord Samples

The video shows Quentin Barraud from EPFL, explaining the advantages of imaging with X-CLARITY electrophoretic tissue clearing system.

Malvern’s Archimedes Particle Metrology System

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

Rigid Plastic Compression Testing ASTM D695 from ADMET

This video from ADMET shows the basics of conducting ASTM D695 rigid plastic compression testing.

Thermo Scientific Dionex QD Charge Detector for IC

This video presents the Dionex QD charge detector from Thermo Scientific. The detector uses a membrane-based desalting technology that identifies ions in proportion to their concentration and charge.

Eliminating the Effect of Load String Compliance in Tensile Test

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

New Sense Microplate Reader from Hidex

This video shows the Hidex Sense Microplate Reader loaded with innovative features for high performance.

Test Driving the BMW Hydrogen 7 Series Hydrogen Fuel Car

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

Acquity Patrol Laboratory Analyzer UPLC System from Waters

Ernie Hillier from Waters shows us their Acquity Patrol Laboratory Analyzer. It is a walk-up system that uses UPLC, liquid chromatography technology and is suited to such things as process development and reaction monitoring. It has also been designed to integrate with its sister instrument that has been designed for use on the factor floor and monitoring industrial/manufacturing operations.

Zwick on testXpo, The International Forum for Materials Testing

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.

Malvern’s MicroCal PEAQ-ITC for Studying Biomolecular Interactions

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

Lipstick Cantilever Test Using CT3 Texture Analyzer

This video demonstrates the lipstick cantilever test (TA-LC) using the CT3 Texture Analyzer from Brookfield Engineering.

NaioAFM Overview from Nanosurf

This video shows the features and general handling of NaioAFM from Nanosurf.

Tensile Testing According to ASTM A36

A video demonstrating tensile testing of ASTM A36 material.

Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

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

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

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

Fibre Analysis Using Scanning Electron Microscopy

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

How to Perform a Foam Tensile Strength Test by ADMET

This article by ADMET discusses foam tensile strength testing. A foam tensile strength test can be found in ASTM D3574 Test E which applies to slab, bonded, and molded flexible cellular urethane foams. There are many tests in this specification including tests for density, ball rebound, airflow, etc. However, the most common tests in the specification are the mechanical tests that can be performed on a universal testing machine such as indentation force deflection, compression force deflection and tear resistance. This article discusses Test E, the foam tension test.

CoolSNAP HQ2 Camera with Olympus CellSens Software from Photometrics

This video shows the how the Olympus cellsens software is used in coolSNAP HQ2 camera from Photometrics.

Bruker’s NMR Food Screener for Honey Profiling

This video shows Patricia Eaune, Famille Michaud Apiculteurs, explaining how NMR food screening solutions are used for analyzing honey.

minispec Seed Analyzer from Bruker

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.

How Scientists Image Brain Cells

A video showing what scientists use to image the neuron network of the spine and also brain cells. The interaction of the neuron along the spine and the brain is also discussed as well. This imaging techinque allows medical researchers the ability to distinguish between healthy neuron network to those that are damaged.

TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker for Chemical Analysis

This video shows the operation of Bruker’s TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer designed for chemical analysis.

Compression Test on Soft Candies

This video demonstrates a compression test performed on heart-shaped soft candies using an Instron compression tester.

The Innova-IRIS Combined AFM-Raman from Bruker XRD

We spoke to Stefan Kaemmer at the 2011 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston and he gave us a run down on their new Innova-IRIS system which combines the Bruker Innova AFM with the Renishaw raman confocal microscope. The system allows you to correlate chemical and topographical information at the same time.

SZ-100 Nanoparticle Size Analyzer from Horiba

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

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

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

Ultrasonic Testing of Concrete Using the Pundit Lab from Proceq

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

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

Jon Shein from Thermo Scientific Niton Analyzers introduces us to a new concept in XRF analyzers. The Niton FXL combines the ease of use of a handheld XRF analyzer with the performance of a lab grade instrument. The Niton FXL is a fully portable instrument that can operate using batteries or AC power.

QUANT-EXPRESS from Bruker

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

Download and Installation of Thesycon Stack from Photometrics

This video from Photometrics teaches how to install the Thesycon stack.

The ContourGT Series of Optical Profilers Featuring AcuityXR Measement Technology

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.

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

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

Dynamics Center - Kinetics from Bruker

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

t-plot Mesoporous - MicroActive Reporting Software from Micromeritics

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

Transmission Measurement using Avantes Spectrometer Technology

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

UV Conformal Coating - Features and Applications

This video demonstrate the process of producing UV conformal coating using UV conveyor processing. The UV oven is an inline system with full images of a UV conformal coating curing.

The P-6 Stylus Profilometer from KLA Tencor

Brian Crawford from KLA Tencor demonstrates their P-6 profilometer that uses contact stylus technology that typically uses a 2µm stylus tip although other options are abvailable.

ExPress 250kN Servo Hydraulic Testing Machine from Admet

This video shows the ExPress 250kN servo hydraulic testing machine with MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.

Microtome Blades for Tissue Processing Expert Insight - Robert Jacox

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

The DR6000 Benchtop Digital Refractometer from Kruess Optronic

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.

The New XE-100 Series Atomic Force Microscopes from Park Systems

We are introduced to Park Systems new XE-100 series general purpose AFMs. Dr. Sang-il Park explains how the use of a x-y scanner and decoupled z scanner produces very flat scans and how their system can operate in a true non-contact mode to produce accurate, high resolution images, with excellent reproducibility. As well as topographical information, the XE-100 series AFMs can also measure electrical, magnetic, mechanical and optical properties of materials.

Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer for Small Samples

This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer by performing a calibration check.

Energy Efficient Metal Hot Zones from Plansee

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

MicroActive Data Analysis Software - BJH Silica from Micromeritics

The MicroActive reporting software - BJH Silica from Micromeritics report helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.

TR Test from Elastocon

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

Battery Capacity Tester with Monitoring SBS 8400

This video shows the SBS-8400, which is an improved version of Megger’s TORKEL 840 battery load tester.

SDT Q600 from TA Instruments

This video shows an SDT Q600 (simultaneous thermogravimetric analyzer and differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.

Demonstration of An Automated Tensile Test on Hot-rolled Steel by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest P' with materials testing machine 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate.

An In Depth Interview About Zwick Materials Testing

AZoM's Rolf Easto conducts an exclusive interview with Zwick/Roell CEO, Dr, Jan Stefan Roell, who tells us about Zwick, the company, their history and what makes them special. he also tells us about the major changes to material testing over the last 20 or so years, the markets which Zwick operate, as well as challenges and expanding and new markets.

Puncture Impact Test on Composite Wood Specimen

This video shows a puncture impact test performed on a composite wood specimen using Instron impact testing system.

Irradiance Measurement using Avantes AvaSoft 8 Software

This video shows how to do the irradiance measurement using Avantes AvaSoft 8. The spectrometer is connected to the sphere with the supply fiber optic skipper.

Counterfeit Medicine Identification Using the Epsilon 3 XRF Analyzer

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

Demonstration of Friction Stir Welding (FSW)

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

Carl Zeiss’ Axio Examiner Microscope Images Rat Embryonic Fibroblast

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

Tension Test on eX5M Test Machine from ADMET

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

Introduction of EVOQ LC-TQ Mass Spectrometers

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

The 8400 Series Hall Effect Measurement System from Lake Shore Cryotronics

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.

Coupling of Channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals for Modulator or Receiver test from Agilent

In this video Dimitri Malsam, Business Development Pulse Pattern Generators from Agilent talks about the Coupling of channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals.

Elemental and Matrix Compatibility Issues with Thorium or Uranium from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about elemental and matrix compatibility issues with thorium and uranium in nitric acid.

MU-/MV Series from FLIR

This video shows advanced thermal night vision system FLIR MU-series. MU-series is an ultra long-range multi-sensor thermal night vision system.

ASTM D638 Microtensile Test from ADMET

This video shows the ASTM D638 microtensile test from ADMET. A universal tensile testing machine is needed to carry out this test.

Automated Cork Testing System from Mecmesin

This video shows automated system from Mecmesin that is used to test the closures made by natural corks. This machine can be loaded up to 200 samples for unattended operation.

Morgan Motor Company Car Factory – Malvern Instruments

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

Heating with EASYHEAT LI: Training Video from Ambrell

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

Micromeritics - Global Leader in Particle Measurement Instruments

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.

Q Series DSC from TA Instruments

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.

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

This video shows the functioning of the TMS-Pro food texture measuring system from Mecmesin. This food texture analyser is designed to provide flexible testing solutions and optimum test accuracy, and measure force from a few N (0.002lbsf) to 2500N (562lbsf).

Anton Paar HTR - World's First Fully Automated Rheometer

The Anton Paar HTR or high throughput rheometer is the world's first fully automated rheometer. It can take up to 96 samples and can run for 24 hours non-stop using a robotic arm to load samples.

Testing Car Steering Rack with MultiTest 25-i from Mecmesin

This video illustrates the testing of a car steering rack using the MultiTest 25-i force testing system from Mecmesin. The steering rack is tested for the smoothness of the wheel operation in both directions and for the force needed to turn the wheel.

TA Instruments' Nano DSC Cell Design

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

Testing Elastomers with AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron

This video shows tensile testing of elastomers and rubber to ASTM D412 and ISO 37 standards using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron.

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

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

Webinar on Micromeritics’ Elzone Particle Size Analyzer

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

ElvaX Mini XRF Spectrometer from Elvatech

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

Optical Systems for Improved XRF and XRD Analysis by XOS

XOS manufacture polycapillary optics and doubly curved crystal optics. These are used in x-ray fluorescence, XRF (both wavelength dispersive and energy dispersive, WDXRF and EDXRF systems) as well as x-ray diffraction XRD systems, which are widely used in materials analysis. The addition of these optical systems allows the instrument to analyze smaller features with greater sensitivity

Phenom Desktop SEM for Classroom Environment

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

The PolyVISC Automated Polymer Viscosity Testing System from Cannon Instruments

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

The Olympus LEXT Laser Confocal Microscope

Chris Vander Tuuk then shows us through Olympus’ latest instrument, the LEXT laser confocal microscope. The LEXT features a 5 objective turret with objectives from 120 to 14400 times magnification. The standard stage has a travel of 150x150mm, but can be adapted to cater for 300mm wafers.

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

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

Barnes SSSP-1000-T Single Pass Bore Finishing

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

Bluehill 3 Software with New Expression Builder

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

Demonstration of tensile strength testing systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile strength testing systems.

What Are The Different Types of Material Analysis ?

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.

Medical Profiling

Medical Profiling, by Prof. Elaine Holmes & Manfred Spraul

Overview of Micromeritics

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.

Hook and Loop Fastener Strength Test using ADMET Universal Testing Machine

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.

Viscosity Reading on Brookfield Viscometer

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

The SpectroVISC Q3000 Kinematic Viscometer from Spectro Inc

Dan Walsh from Spectro Inc shows us the main features and demonstrates just how fast and easy the Spectro VISC Q3000 portable kinematic viscometer is to use. It is extremely small and can be easily taken on-site to provide on the spot viscosity readings, producing results in a matter of seconds.

ADMET eXpert 7601 Universal Testing Machine

This video shows a wide variety of peel and adhesion tests performed using an eXpert 7601 universal testing machine from ADMET.

Enhanced UL Adapter from Brookfield

This video briefly describes the uses and features of the Enhanced UL Adapter from Brookfield Engineering. The Enhanced UL Adapter can accurately measure Newtonian and non-Newtonian materials.

Gas Chromatography Product Portfolio from Thermo Scientific

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

Reflected Light Image Registration from Horiba Scientific

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

Application Areas for the Bruker Optics TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer

The TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is a versatile instruments. Application areas are listed.

Capabilities of Instron in Material Testing

This video shows an overview of Instron material testing systems, instruments, and accessories.

Mobile Phases and Optima Solvents from Thermo Scientific

In this video Cara Cesario, Product Manager, Analytical Reagents, Thermo Scientific discusses the performance of improved Optima LC/MS solvents.

Performance, Versatility and Configurabilty: PIKE MIRacle

This video shows the performance, versatility and configurability of PIKE MIRacle.

Tension Testing of Rubber Using a United Testing Systems Instrument and ASTM D412

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.

Viscosity Defined

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

LUMOS FTIR Microscope from Bruker Optics

This video shows Fred Morris, Business Development and Product Manager at Bruker Optics, who deals with the company's compact micro analysis and life science product line.

DV2T Screen Protector Installation from Brookfield

This video shows installation of screen protector in DV2T Rheometer from Brookfield.

Innovative Accessories for Q Series DSC

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

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

This video is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses high temperature testing.

Micro-Z ULS WDXRF from Rigaku

The Rigaku Micro-Z ULS wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) instrument is designed for ultra-low level sulfur analysis in diesel, petrol (gasoline) and other fuels.

Identification of Brookfield Viscometer Model

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

Automated Brinell Hardness Tester from Newage Lloyd Instruments

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.

S2 PICOFOX TXRF from Bruker

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

Defelsko PosiTector 6000 - Coating Thickness Gage Demonstration

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

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

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

Water Resistant Glass Nanocoating

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

Wafer Metrology System with Marking Facility from FRT

The FRT MicroProf 200 with integrated marking system is a custom high precision metrology system with a 200x200mm stage for the investigation of semiconductor wafer surfaces.

Key Features and Capabilities of The Agilent G200 Nano Indenter

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.

CBEx Raman Spectroscopy from Snowy Range Instruments

This video shows CBEx handheld Raman spectroscopy from Snowy Range Instruments.

PANalytical's OBLF OES (Optical Emission Spectrometer) for Metals Analysis

Tim Glose from PANalytical shows us their OBLF OES (optical emission spectroscopy system) for analysis of metals including trace element analysis. The system uses new technology that enables the instrument to take 2 measurements simultaneoulsy, with results being produced in around 15 seconds.

Puncture Impact Test on Pharmaceutical Bottle Seal

This video shows a puncture impact test performed on a pharmaceutical bottle seal using Instron impact testing system.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

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

Problems Avoided using Nitric Acid from Inorganic Ventures

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

The Spectro Genesis ICP Spectrometer - Operation and Key Features

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

Benefits of Polyethylene Butt Fusion Joints for Plastic Pipes

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

Calculation of Grey Scale Value from Photometrics

This video shows the measurement of grey scale value by using the Mean Variance calculator from Photometrics.

Planetary Mills Classic Line from FRITSCH

This video shows FRITSCH�s Planetary Mills of the classic line. The Planetary Mills are suitable for wet and dry grinding of hard to soft, fibrous, or brittle materials.

New HTS 250 FT-NIR Auto Sampling System from Bruker

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

Rubber Adhesion Peel Test Performed on eXpert 7601 by ADMET

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

Demonstration of MTESTQuattro Universal Testing Machine Software by ADMET

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

High Temperature Testing Using 3 Furnace Carousel from Zwick

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

Fatigue Testing On Springs from Zwick

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

Nanometrics’ Imperia Photoluminescence Imaging System Detects Yield-Killing Defects

This video demonstrates the functioning of Imperia photoluminescence (PL) imaging system from Nanometrics. This PL system uses its unique optical design technology to detect and classify yield-killing defects from nuisance defects, with the additional benefit of simultaneous PL production monitoring.

Fischer-Cripps Laboratories Present The IBIS Nanoindentation System

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

Miniflex 600 Benchtop XRD Instrument from Rigaku at Pittcon 2013

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

The Malvern Kinexus Rheometer - Key Features, Capabilities and Operation

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

STA 449 F5 Jupiter from NETZSCH for High-Temperature Applications

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

SBS-8400 Battery Capacity Tester from Storage Battery Systems

This video shows Storage Battery Systems’ expert explaining how to use the SBS-8400 battery capacity tester / load bank.

Horizontal Track Tests on Catheter Systems from Zwick

This video shows the horizontal track tests on catheters from Zwick. The tests involve testing the flexibility of catheter tips at curvature greater than 90° and changes in the physiological environment by use of a temperature-conditioned water-bath with various pH values.

Calcite Screw Dislocation Imaged under Continuous CaCO3 Growth-Etch Solution

This video was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.

Milling and Sizing with FRITSCH Cutting Mills

This video shows the functioning of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills come with a standard funnel for inserting bulky samples at full length.

PCS100 Medium Voltage UPS System from ABB

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.

Bruker’s rapifleX MALDI Tissuetyper System Improves Proteomic Analysis

This video shows Daniel Kolarich from Max Planck Institute explaining new method for improved analysis of glycans and glycoproteins.

D2 PHASER X-Ray Powder Diffractometer from Bruker

In this video Nathan Henderson, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D2 PHASER, desktop X-ray powder diffractometer.

Admet’s Adhesive Lap Joint Shear Strength Test

This video shows Admet’s adhesive lap joint shear strength test similar to ASTM D1002. Shear joints provide uniform stresses across the bond area thus optimizing the strength of joints. The shear strength of adhesives for bonding the metals is usually measured using ASTM D1002.

Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel Adhesive Peel Test

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

OmniMet for Image Aquisition & Analysis from Buehler

This video shows OmniMet from Buehler, which delivers powerful image analysis possibilities combined with flexible database functionality.

The Zetasizer Nano Particle Characterization System from Malvern Instruments

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

Tensile Testing Using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-xt Test System

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

Demonstration of A Tensile Test on Artificial Tissue in A Temperature-Controlled Environment by Zwick

This video from Zwick shows how a tensile test is performed an artificial tissue sample. Testing machine( 2,5 kN) with a temperature-controlled bath and a video-extensometer (videoXtens)

Direct Observation of a Nanomechanical Test of CdS in a TEM

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

Thermo Scientific Technologies for Metabolomics Research

In this video, David Peake, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Fisher Scientific, highlights the Thermo Scientific technologies for metabolomics analysis at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

VH3100 Knoop/Vickers Automated Hardness Tester from Buehler Materials (German)

This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler. (Language: German)

X-MAX Silicon Drift Detectors for SEMs and TEM from Oxford Instruments

Del Redfern from Oxford Instruments shows us their X-MAX silicon drift detector, the world's largest area silicon drift detector (SDD). The X-MAX is suited to almost all SEMs and most TEMs and produces the best performance for a SDD with resolution down to 124eV for Manganese and less than 50eV for Carbon. The X-MAX also features high speed analysis, leading to high throughput and excellent data integrity.

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

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

Three-Point Flexure Testing of Snowboards by Zwick Roell

This video shows the three-point flexure test on snowboards at Zwick Roell to determine the flex and shape characteristics of snowboards.

MATRIX-MF FTIR Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

This video shows Dean Roberts, Director of the North American NIR and Process Analytical Technologies, Bruker Optics, explaining the features of the MATRIX-MF - a standard FTIR spectrometer that can be fiber optically coupled to measure chemical reactions in laboratory and/or process environments.

Tap Changing in EASYHEAT from Ambrell

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

The Cypher AFM from Asylum Research - Key Features and Capabilities

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.

BBC News Highlights - Addmaster

This video shows the BBC news highlights about Addmaster. It says that the dirtiest hospitals in the country and health officials are facing the challenge of cleaning the hospitals but in vain.

Needle Syringe Test on a Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

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.

Key Features and Demonstration of the Automated Charpy Impact Tester - roboTest I from Zwick

The main features of the Zwick roboTest I Charpy impact tester are outlined. These include the automatic sample loader, sample camera, environmental chamber and the impact tester.

Features of Addmaster - 1

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

Visitec Demonstrate The World's Largest Scanning Electron Microscope

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

EC91 Oxygen Analyzer from Systech Illinois

This video demonstrates the fast response time of EC91 oxygen analyzer from Systech Illinois.

Thin Film Analysis with Bruker D8 Discover

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

Bruker BioSpin at ENC 2014

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

New Perseus STA 449 F1 Coupling from NETZSCH

This video shows the functioning of NETZSCH’s new Perseus STA 449 F1 coupling system. The Perseus is a compact 2-in-1 design that combines STA and FT-IR spectrometers. It occupies 60% less bench-top space and requires no failure-prone transfer line.

The Zetasight Zeta Potential Measurement System from Nanosight

Jeremy Warren Nanosight Zetasight instrument which offers an alternative method for determination of zeta potential to DLS. It differs from DLS in that it is able to measure zeta potential on a particle by particle basis so that it can determine the effect of particle size on zeta potential. As the Zetasight is a bolt on addition to the NS500, it is also able to measure the particle size of nanoparticles and produce particle size distribution data.

New rapifleX MALDI Tissuetyper System for Analyzing Tissue Samples

This video shows Michael Becker of Bruker Daltonics explaining the benefits of Bruker’s next-generation rapifleX MALDI Tissuetyper for analyzing human tissue samples.

Quality Control Methods of Brookfield Engineering

In this video Robert McGreger, Global Marketing Manager, Brookfield Engineering Laboratories talks about the affordable instruments for quality control tests.

NanoPlus DLS from Micromeritics at Pittcon 2013

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

Zeta Potential Determination with The SurPass from Anton Paar

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.

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

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

Heel Strike Impact Test on Athletic Shoes

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

Hotplates for Teaching Laboratories - Stuart Undergrad Hotplate Stirrer

This video describes the functioning of Stuart Undergraduate Hotplate Stirrer with BioCote Antimicrobial protection.

Fogging Test from Elastocon

This video from Elastocon shows fogging test. This procedure is used to determine the windscreen fogging especially in vehicles.

Installation of AvaSoft 8 Software and Application of the Avantes Spectrometer

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

Using the Niton XL3t Handheld XRF Analyzer in the Mining Industry

Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific provides a demonstration of how the Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can be used as a valuable analytical tool for the mining industry. He shows how it can be used to analyze rock and mineral samples and outlines how the Niton XL3t can be connected to positioning systems to spatially map regions in minerals exploration applications.

Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD Aerosol Detector from Thermo Scientific

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

Mounting Crystals on XtaLAB Mini Diffractometer from Rigaku

This video shows mounting of crystals on XtaLAB mini diffractometer from Rigaku.

Advanced Laser Marking Workstations from FOBA

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

High-Sensitivity Current Probes N2820A Series from Agilent

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

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

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

Demonstration of the Ease of Operation of the FEI Phenom Personal Electron Microscope

This video shows just how simple the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is to use. School children use the microscope to examine some real like samples and demonstrate the user friendly operator interface.

Mecmesin Offers Precision Test Instruments and Systems for the Packaging Industry

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

Laboratory Sample Cutter - The Alfa 240-7B from Thwing-Albert

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.

Combined AFM and Raman with the Multiview System from Nanonics

The Multiview Series from Nanonics Imaging Ltd combines AFM and Raman. The Nanonics can be supplied as an upgrade to an existing Raman system or as a complete system. David Lewis from Nanonics explains how their system works and its advantages and the benefits of being able to determine the chemical structure of the material as well as its topography.

Thermo Fisher Scientific's Plans for Expansion in China

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

ALPHA FTIR Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

This video shows Fred Morris, Business Development and Product Manager at Bruker Optics, who handles the company's compact micro analysis and life science product line.

Nunc Lab-Tek Chamber Slide System from Thermo Scientific

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

Discovery Hybrid Rheometer from TA Instruments

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

Interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton of Thermo Scientific

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

Tensile tests on Construction Sound Deadening Materials using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-i Tensile Tester

This video shows the tensile testing of sound deadening materials used in construction industry using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-i tensile tester.

The Admet DForce Dynamic Mechanical Tester - Fatigue Testing

The DForce from Admet is a low force mechanical testing system capabale of carrying out static and dynamic mechical testing operations. It is suited to fatigue testing biomedical materials such as stents and tubing.

"Connecting All of Science" - Thermo Scientific

This video shows how Thermo Scientific connects all the fields together and thus makes the customers to live a healthier, cleaner and safer life.

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

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

Compression Test Using Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt Force System

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

Xforce Load Cell from Zwick Roell

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

The Easy to Use SmartSPM from AIST-NT

Bill Flecky and Andrey Krayev from AIST-NT show us how easy the SmartSPM is to use. It is able to perform scans very quickly, and in the space of just a few minutes we see them set up the instrument and take a series of measurements.

Using Life Cycle Approach to Reduce Vehicle Emissions

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

TouchControl in XRF from Bruker

This video shows the TouchControl option in XRF from Bruker. The TouchControl consistently favors easy, intuitive operation.

The Sensys Evo Thermal Analyzer from Setaram - DSC and TG

The Sensys Evo is a versatile thermal analyzer that can be used as a Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) or for thermogravimetry (TG). It uses a highly sensitive sensor that ensures as much heat is detected as possible and is suited to applications where mass/heat changes need to be detected.

Top-load testing and bottle height measurement from Mecmesin

This video shows how to measure the height of different sized bottles while performing a top-load or crush test at the same time with the help of MultiTest-xt from Mecmesin.

Protein analysis with the Zetasizer APS from Malvern

This video shows analysis of proteins with the help of Zetasizer APS from Malvern.

Measuring Closing Force with Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

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.

Tensile Testing of Soft Tissue Using BioBath and AVE

This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on the soft tissues using a temperature controlled bath with BioPuls submersible pneumatic grips and an advanced video extensometer (AVE).

PIKE MIRacle Sealed High Pressure Clamp

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

Advances in Characterization of Protein Assemblies Using NMR Spectroscopy

This video shows Professor Tatyana Polenova from University of Delaware explaining the functioning of NMR spectroscopy, which is the main method for analyzing structure and dynamics of large protein assemblies of HIV-1 virus and proteins connected to the cytoskeletal components.

Aqualog System from Horiba

This video from Horiba shows the Aqualog system from Horiba that is specifically designed to provide concurrent absorbance and fluorescence excitation and emission matrices (EEMS).

Master Bond Polymer System EP21TCHT-1

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

Bruker Offers PeakForce QNM for Nanoscale Material Characterization

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

ASTM D4833 Puncture Testing from Admet Test Systems

This video from Admet shows the eXpert 7600 Single Column Testing Machine that performs ASTM D4833 puncture testing.

Rigaku Supermini200 Benchtop WDXRF Spectrometer

The new Rigaku Supermini200 has improved software capabilities as well as a better footprint.

The Nanosurf easyScan2 FlexAFM - Key Features

Ola Modinger from Nanosurf points out some of the key features of their easyScan2 FlexAFM that was released at the 2008 MRS Fall Meeting, where this interview was recorded.

Handheld Coating Thickness Measurement Instruments from Fischer Instrumentation

This video clip introduces the Fischer Instrumentation familty of handheld coating thickness measurement instruments. These instruments use techniques such as magnetic induction and eddy currents to determine coating thickness. The range of instruments includes the deltascope, isoscope and dualscope instruments.

FRT Fully Automated, High Resolution Metrology Tools for Semiconductor Wafers

FRT fully automated, high resolution metrology tools for the topographical and surface mapping of 8 and 12 inch semiconductor wafers feature automated prealignment, auto calibration, automated pattern recognition and fine alignment, easy die selection and measurement. They are able to measure, roughness, topography, film thickness, step height, bow and warp and are perfectly suited to front end integration.

Lightsheet Z.1: Light Sheet Microscope System from Carl Zeiss

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.

FLIR Thermal Imaging Cameras Now Provide Advanced Connectivity

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

Niton XL3t XRF Analyzers from Thermo Scientific

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

Biaxial Tension and Torsion Testing on Croc Sandle by ADMET

Using a Croc Sandal this video shows how a Biaxial Universal Testing System can apply tension and torsion at the same time. ADMET eXpert 2610 5Kn-10Nm electromechanical Testing system was used for the test.

Depth of Penetration and Effective Penetration in ATR Sampling

This video explains the difference between depth of penetration and effective penetration that are associated with ATR sampling, a popular IR beam sampling technique from PIKE Technologies.

Introduction to Tribology and UMT from Bruker

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

Demonstration of Torsion Testing Systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating torsion testing systems.

S2 PICOFOX for Clinical Applications from Bruker

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

NTEGRA Aura SPM Platform from NT-MDT - Key Features

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

Tensile Tests on Metals with Makroxtens - Zwick Roell

Zwick Roiell video on Tensile tests on metals with Makroxtens

Inauguration of HORIBA Europe Research Center

This video shows the inauguration of HORIBA Europe Research Center. This state-of-the-art center will continue the long-held tradition of innovation that was started in 1819 with the establishment of HORIBA.

Ambios Technology Q-View SPM/Interferometer – Capabilities

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.

The Nanosight LM20 Nanoparticle Analysis System

Nanosight have developed a unique technique for detecting and viewing nanoparticles in real time using laser light. Jeremy Warren explains how it work and the key components to their system

ABB’s PCS100 AVC Protects Loads from Voltage Disturbances

This video explains the functioning of ABB’s PCS100 AVC (Active Voltage Conditioner), an inverter-based system that safeguards sensitive commercial and industrial loads from voltage disturbances.

Demonstration of GP-0.2T Pneumatic Tensile Testing Grips by ADMET

A video by ADMET introducing pneumatic grips. Pneumatic grips are available as either wedge or vise types. They allow for rapid sample changes and constant clamping force. Plastics, metals, fabrics, films, ceramics, and many other types of samples can be held in a pneumatic grip.

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

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

Thermo Scientific Offers Fast, Integrated Technology for Microbiology Testing

This video shows Haroun Shah, Ph.D., of the Health Protection Agency, discussing about the importance of Thermo Scientific’s integrated technology in microbiology testing.

Source Measurement Units for Electrical Properties Characterization from Agilent Technologies

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.

Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific

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

VersaTREK Automated Microbial Detection from Thermo Scientific

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

RF Bond Technology in Hard Sealing Application

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

The alpha 300R Plus Confocal Raman Microscope from WITec

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.

Oxford’s AZtec TruMap and AutoLayer Demonstration

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

FOX-IQ Automated XRF Liquid Analyzer from Olympus

In this video Ken Smith, Business Development Director from Olympus talks about the FOX-IQ liquid analyzer. The Fox-IQ provides customized and automated, continuous XRF measurements of Ca to U.

DMA 242 E Artemis Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer from Netzsch

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

Advancements in Turbine Technology

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

Cryogenic Probe Stations from Lake Shore Cryotronics - Features and Applications

Brad Dodrill from Lake Shore Cryotronics shows us through one of their cryogenic micromanipulator probe stations. These are used to characterize electronic and magneto transport properties of materials such as semiconductor wafers.

SALD-2300 Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer from Shimadzu

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

NanoIR Opens Up New Materials Characterization Opportunities

Curt Marcott from Light Light Solutions tells us about his experiences characterizing materials using the NanoIR from Anasys Instruments. In particular he was excited by the fact that the technique combines AFM and IR spectroscopy, and has spatial resolution an order of magnitude better than conventional IR, which means you can characterize various features of a sample, or even analyze compositional differences across an interface.

New Advancements in Thermo Scientific Triple Quad Technology

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.

Demonstration of ADMET eP2 Universal Testing Machine Controller by ADMET

The eP2 Digital Controller performs mechanical tests on materials, products and components. It is a presettable unit that performs mechanical tests on electromechanical and servo hydraulic testing systems. The eP2 can also be used to retrofit / upgrade virtually any manufactures testing machine regardless of age or machine type.

Testing Crankshaft Hardness with Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler

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

Strength of Materials - A Course on the Fundamental Understanding

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

Confocal Scanning and Optical Particle Manipulation with Optical Tweezers

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

Demonstration of Micro EP Universal Testing Systems by ADMET

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.

The Gamry Potentiostat - For Accelerated Corrosion Testing

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.

Instron 2712-04x Series Pneumatic Grips with Safety Guards

This video shows the 2712-04x series pneumatic grips with safety guards from Instron. The safety guards significantly reduce the possibility of getting fingers pinched during grip closure.

Handheld Raman Spectrometer - TruScan RM from Thermo Fisher Scientific

Duane Sword from Thermo Fisher Scientific shows us the TruScan RM handheld Raman Spectrometer which was recently introduces and is the world's smallest Raman spectrometer . It enables non-contact, non-invasive identification of materials. He demonstrates just how easy it is to use and how quickly it produces results.

Tensile Test on Construction Steel with videoXtens Extensometer from Zwick Roell

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

Using Water to Create More Powerful and Smaller Semiconductor Chips

As consumers requires faster gadgets and instruments there is a need for more smaller faster chips. Lithography is the key to making chips smaller. A new technology called Immersion is making more powerful semiconductor chips using water in the production process. 8 million wafers has being produced by this method since 2008. Watch and find out how !!

Characterization of Smart Polymers for Biomedical Applications from Bose

In this video by Bose Dr. Christopher Yakacki from the University of Colorado Denver talks about characterization of polymers which are used in biomedical applications.

Using a Scanning Electron Microscope to Determine Particle Size and Morphology

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

Malvern Morphologi G3-ID for Particle Characterization

This video shows the functioning of Malvern Instruments’ Morphologi G3-ID complete particle characterization system.

U1273AX Handheld Digital Multimeter from Agilent

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

Avantes Corporate – Company Profile

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

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

Absorbance Spectrophotometry is a versatile technique that can be used as both a qualitative or quantitative tool for chemical substance measurement. This video demonstrate how to use absorbance spectrophotometry as a qualitative tool.

The Linkam T95 Temperature Controller and 420 Thermal Stage for Microscopy

Jeff McGinn from McCrone introduces us to two new tools for microscopy from Linkam, the T95 Temperature Programmer on sow for the first time at Pittcon 2009 and the 420 thermal stage.

Balancing 12 Nails On Top Of One Nail from Malvern

This video shows balancing 12 nails on top of one nail at Lab Innovations 2013 conducted by Malvern Instruments.

ADMET eXpert 8602 Axial-Torsion Testing Machine

This video shows eXpert 8602 axial-torsion testing machine equipped with MTESTQuattro software from ADMET.

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

This video is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses testing of micro specimens.

Evolve 512 Delta EMCCD Camera with NIS Elements Software from Photometrics

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

Customer testimonial: Cobolt AB

In this video Prof. Jerker Widengren, from Royal Institute of Technology discusses the advantages of using Cobolt lasers for research.

The EDX Pocket III Handheld XRF Spectrometer from Skyray

This video provides a demonstration of the Skyray EDX Pocket III handheld XRF spectrometer. In this example, they test a cell phone casing to see if it complies with RoHS, hazardous materials requirements.

The alpha300 Raman/AFM/SNOM from WITec

WITec's Jo Koenen shows us through the various features and cpabilities of the alpha300 Raman/AFM/SNOM. The alpha300 features scanning probe as well as high resolution optical and Raman microscopes techniques in either a single instrument or combined system configurations for the highest flexibility throughout a wide range of microscopy applications.

TABER V-5 Stiffness Tester Model 150-E from Taber Industries

This video shows Taber Industries’ TABER V-5 Stiffness Tester Model 150-E. It uses a bi-directional pendulum-type weighing system to evaluate stiffness, flexural strength, resilience and elastic properties of materials up to 10,000 Taber Stiffness Units.

Live Demonstration of the Malvern Spraytec at Powtech 2010

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

Capabilities Overview of Oxford Instruments

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

Combined AFM and IR Spectroscopy with the NanoIR from Anasys Instruments

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.

Thermo Scientific HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer – Increased Flexibility

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

ICAP 7000 Series Streamlines Trace Elemental Analysis from Thermo Scientific

In this video Matthew Cassap, ICP Project Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces iCap 7000 Series ICP-OES trace elemental analyzer.

Bruker Optics' CONFOCHECK for Protein Analysis

This video shows Fred Morris, Business Development Manager at Bruker Optics for Compact Micro-Analysis and Life Science product line, explaining about Bruker's CONFOCHECK system.

The Porometer 3G Pore Size Analyzer from Quantachrome

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.

TXRF with S2 PICOFOX from Bruker

This video shows the S2 PICOFOX from Bruker, which is the world's first portable benchtop spectrometer for fast quantitative and semi-quantitative multi-element microanalysis of liquids, suspensions, solids and contaminations using the principle of total reflection X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (TXRF).

Operation of Retiga 2000R Mono CCD Camera in NIS Elements Software from QImaging

This video shows how QImaging Retiga 2000R mono camera with high dynamic range and large field of view runs inside the NIS Elements software.

NETZSCH Offers Innovative Solutions for Material Analysis

This video shows how NETZSCH has set a new benchmark in thermal analysis and in the determination of thermophysical properties.

The CETR-Apex Nanomechanical Testing System form Bruker Nano

Bruker's CETR-Apex system is a nanomechanical testing system that features easily interchangeable heads allowing it to be able to used as a nano or micro indentation system as well as micro and nano scratch. Denis Koosau from Bruker shows us how easy it is to change a test head in this short video.

Measurement Units of Brookfield DV2T and DV3T

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

PCS 100 UPS-I System from ABB

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.

A Guide to Using AFM for Biological Applications

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

Bruker SKYSCAN 2211 Micro-CT System for Analyzing Living Rocks

This video shows Anneleen Foubert, a professor from the University of Fribourg, discussing the use of Bruker's SKYSCAN 2211 micro-CT system for analyzing living rocks built by coral reefs and microbes.

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

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

The Use of Atomic Force Microscopy in Imaging Biological Systems

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

Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer for Complex Biological Applications from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Tim Stratton discussing the dynamic features of the next-generation Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.

SECOM - fluorescence and electron microscopy in one device

This video shows Delmic's SECOM Platform which allows optical and electron microscopy in one device.

Performing Colour Measurement Using the AvaSoft 8 Software

This video explains an easy way to do color measurement using AvaSoft 8 software from Avantes. There are different ways to measure color such as with the reflection pro and in integrating sphere.

The eXplorer Personal Scanning Electron Microscope (PSEM) from Aspex Corp

Aspex Corp's Tim Drake takes a few minutes to point out the the key features of their Personal Scanning Electron Microscope, PSEM eXplorer, which is an integrated SEM/EDX system designed for rapid automated particle analysis. Some of the main features include large sample chamber and silicon drift detector.

Porosity Analyzers - 1905/3805 Wave Series from Quantachrome

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

Three-Point Bend Flexural Test on Plastics

This video demonstrates a three-point flexural bend test performed on plastics using an ADMET universal testing machine equipped with a three-point bend fixture.

TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer - nanoComposix Testimonial by C-Therm

Dr. Steven Oldenburg of nanoComposix speaks to why he selected the C-Therm TCi for his thermal conductivity testing needs at zero gravity on-board a NASA aircraft.

ASTM D1894 Coefficient of Friction Test on Plastic

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.

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

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

FLIR Ex-Series Cameras vs. Spot Pyrometer

This video shows FLIR Ex-Series cameras, which are point-and-shoot thermal imaging cameras that give access to a new dimension in inspection capability.

Thermo Scientific Launches Advanced Mass Spectrometers for Research Applications

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

Multidisciplinary Nature of UCL’s Center for Advanced Biomedical Imaging

This video shows Mark Lythgoe, Professor of Biomedical Imaging at University College London and director at the Center for Advanced Biomedical Imaging (CABI), explaining the multidisciplinary nature of the imaging center. Located in the heart of London, CABI has different imaging modalities to crack some of the most taxing and difficult biomedical problems.

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

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

The FEI Phenom Personal Scanning Electron Microscope - SEM

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

Syringe Testing Using Instron Fixture

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.

Automated Tensile Testing of Thin Sheet Plastics and Elastomers by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest A' with materials testing machine 20 kN for tensile tests on thin sheet, plastics or elastomer / rubber according to standards like (ISO 6892, ISO 527, Z010, Z020, ISO 3167, ASTM D 638)

Zwick’s Three-Point Flexure Test on Sandwich Paper Material

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.

Demonstration of the Ease of Operation of the Nanosurf easyScan2 FlexAFM

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

Floating Roller Peel Test from ADMET

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

The DVII+ Pro Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering

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.

Demonstration of Testing Software testXpert® II by Zwick

This video from Zwick shows testing software testXpert® II - the testing software for all applications and testing machines.

Cypher High Resolution AFM for Imaging DNA Sample on Mica

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

68-3000 EZ-Cup Vapometer from Thwing Albert

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