Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos

Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos
This video by Zwick demonstrates multi-axis dynamic testing on a tractor front hydraulic lifter with control electronics Control Cube. Fatigue testing with the world´s smallest controler from CaTs³.
Alexander Seyfarth introduces us to the Bruker Tracer IV-GEO handheld XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer developed specifically for geosciences and geological sample identification and can analyze elements from magnesium to uranium.. The Tracer IV-GEO is the latest latest addition to the Tracer family of XRF instruments and features a 30mm2 silicon drift detector.
This video shows how to use the automotive seal triggering and analysis for CAN serial bus decoding on all Agilent InfiniiVision X-Series oscilloscopes.
In this video Dieter Wagner from Thermo Scientific talks about Cytomat 10 Automated Incubator.
Does everything weigh the Same across the Globe? KERN Finds out if this is true.
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.
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.
This video from Addmaster shows prize draw for two Aquapure Traveller's from pure hydration.
In this video Michal Godula, Ph.D., Food Safety & Environmental Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific highlights the need for non-targeted screening in Food Safety.
This video demonstrates the Innov-X range of handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers and their important application for scrap metal recycling. The portable device can determine chemical composition of metals in just seconds. It also has an in-built database permitting alloy identification.
This video demonstrates a bend/flex test performed on a pipe specimen using 1000HDX testing system from Instron.
Brian Litteer from PANalytical shows us the Anton Paar HPC900 high pressure chamber sample stage for their range of x-ray diffractometers (XRD), such as the X'Pert Powder and The Empyrean. The HPC900 can operate at pressures up to 100 atmospheres and temperatures as high as 900°C and is a valuable tool in being able to examine materials under various temperature and/or pressure conditions, rather then processing samples and post examining them.
This video from Ambrell shows how to setup EKOHEAT 10-15 kW/50-150 kHz induction heating system.
This video shows the t-plot calculation by Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A1.
This video shows the testing of the engine of the new F-35 Lightning fighter aircraft.
This video shows Shimadzu’s HMV-G series Micro Vickers Hardness Tester that provides a cost-effective, operator-friendly solution for a broad range of testing applications.
The ABB MB3600-CH30 is an FT-NIR laboratory analyzer for biodiesel applications suitable for production optimization and product quality assessment. It can provide a rapid determination of mono-, di- and tri-glyceride content, residual methanol, methyl ester % and other quality parameters in biodiesel for finished product screening and end-point determination in biodiesel reactors.
This video shows the award winning photograph of whole mouse brain in 3D reconstruction in Imaris category, which was taken by Jamie Kasuboski.
Palm-sized testers for tension, compression and bend testing. Equipped with a powerful digital closed-loop controller, ADMET's Micro EP is a mini tester that can also adapt to many microscope stages. Micro EP models are available with force capacities to 5kN (1,125 Lb), optional crosshead strokes, testing speeds, thermoelectric heaters and coolers.
This video shows the new, improved MET ONE 3400 particle counter that can be easily incorporated within a central data management system. This product removes the need for routine paper work.
A F1 Nose Impact Test at the opening of the Cranfield Impact Centre with Sir Jackie Stewart O.B.E., Brian O'Rourke and the Williams F1 Team.
This video shows the working of double cantilever beam from Bose. Bose has developed a double cantilever beam fixture to test a variety of specimens using ElectroForce® test instruments.
This video demonstrates the ISO 37 elastomer tensile strength and elongation test from ADMETestSystems. This test method is used for determining the tensile properties of the elastomers.
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.
This video shows the installation of AvaSoft 8 software to the Avantes spectrometer.
Hardness testing is the most commonly applied inspection methods. Proceq NDT introduce a short video on the Equotip Piccolo, themost widely used portable metal hardness tester. The video discusses the different parts and functions to the portable metal hardness tester by Proceq NDT.
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.
This video shows Spectro Scientific’s Q6000, a portable fuel dilution meter (fuel sniffer) designed for use in the lab or in the field to measure fuel contamination in engine oil.
This tutorial video shows the crosstalk investigations in time domain by EMI and EMC from Agilent.
This video shows Thermo Scientific ARL™ SMS-3500 Automation for Twin OES or XRF.
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.
The Pundit Lab from Proceq is a portable ultrasonic tester for concrete. It is able to detect uniformity of concrete, cavities, cracks and defects.
This video demonstrates the working of eXpert 5900 fatigue tester from ADMET.
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.
This video shows manufacturing of SILEXA filtration media by Bowman.
This video shows the footage captured on SantaPod Raceway Northampton UK by FLIR high speed thermal imager.
This video shows the ‘5th Zwick Academia Day with the Science Award 2013’ held at the University Rey Juan Carlos of Madrid, Spain, on 9 April 2014.
This video shows TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker. It is fast, simple and more secure.
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.
This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2002 digital battery hydrometer.
This video shows how to configure the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter for basic operation.
This video explains how to do the fluorescence measurement using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.
This video illustrates the automated tensile, tear, and t-peel testing of thin films and flexible materials using Instron Carousel Automated Feeding System.
Demonstration three viscoelastic effects using a dyed polyvinyl solution crossed linked with sodium tetraborate. These effects are The Barus Effect, The Weissenberg Effect and The Kaye Effect
This video shows the nostalgic look back at when Addmaster was based at Business Innovation Centre, Staffordshire Technology Park.
The new 5th generation MiniFlex is a general purpose benchtop X-ray diffractometer that can perform qualitative and quantitative analysis of polycrystalline materials.
This year at M&M 2013 Bruker have released the X-Trace micro-spot x-ray source, and the X-Sense wavelength disperser spectrometer; two new instruments to complete their existing portfolio of tools for materials characterization in electron microscopes.
This video shows the flexural test performed by TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video shows Parsum, an in-line particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments that measures particle size of powders, liquids and sprays accurately and reliably.
This video shows Ken Miller from Thermo Scientific talking about the new generation of mass spectrometers: Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Quantiva, and TSQ Endura.
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.
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.
This video shows an innovative solid phase microextraction (SPME) fiber syringe called CUSTODION. With the help of this syringe, samples can be injected easily and quickly.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the nitric acid.
Zwick/Roell's CEO, Dr, Jan Stefan Roell tells us about testXpo, their international forum for materials testing held on an annual basis. It gives materials testing experts access to Zwick's expertise and allows them access to Zwick's facilities.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in PC.
The MicroXam100 from KLA Tencor is a surface profilometer and white light optical interferometer. Jim Zobel explains how the system works and demsinatres it's fast data acquisition rates.
This video shows the SMS-2500 Robotics-based Automation for OES from Thermo Scientific.
This video presentation from Micromeritics describes the analysis of irregular shaped particles using the Particle Insight dynamic image analyzer from Particulate Systems.
This video shows multi N/C series focus radiation NDIR detector from Analytik Jena.
This video shows B&W Tek expert, Tina McGuire, talking about the latest improvements on NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer designed by B&W Tek.
This video shows 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.
In this video from Nanosurf Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros ETH Zurich (Switzerland) talk about the FluidFM technology and its applications.
This video shows a high force testing of the breaking point of safety-belts using Mecmesin's MultiTest 50-i force testing system. The compressive loads provided by the stand can deliver a tension of 50,000N up to 1000 measurements/s.
This video shows ABB MB3600-HP10, a high-performance FT-NIR laboratory analyzer designed and configured for standard hydrocarbon analysis.
This video shows IBM scientist demonstrating for the first time the amount of force to move an individual atom and how they achieved it.. This allows material scientist the ability to determine what material to use to build new materials from a bottom up approach. This will have a significant impact on the future of nanoelectronics.
In this video Alex Bailes, Project Manger from Agilent Technologies Inc. introduces compliance testing support for N5392B Energy-Efficient Ethernet (EEE) standards used in networking applications.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation and configuration of Metamorph software in Princeton Instruments Pro-EM.
Video demonstration by C-Therm showcasing TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer.
MIT/CalTech alums double team for a brilliant Micro-ESR demo.
This video introduces the Tornado digital torque tester from Mecmesin. The Tornado is the most advanced, compact and easily portable torque test instrument.
This video shows the precious metal analyzer Niton DXL from Thermo Scientific.
This video demonstrates the Vortex-xt torque testing system from Mecmesin. This system can measure the torque very easily and is ideally suited to making routine quality control measurements.
This video 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.
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.
In this video, Toshihiko Tada, Application Technology Developing Group, Micro Machining Team at Makino presents applications and benefits of Alicona’s optical 3D measurement device InfiniteFocus.
This video shows breaking of glass, which is captured by ultra-high speed and high spatial resolution HyperVision HPV-X Camera of Shimadzu.
This video shows the plastic tensile test performed using Instron 5569 system along with advanced video extensometer and Bluehill 2 software on a plastic specimen.
This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.
This video shows the Multiwave ECO from Anton Paar. The Multiwave ECO is a quick and convenient microwave digestion system.
Last part of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
In this video Paula Heimler, Product Manager of Thermo Scientific talks about F1-ClipTip or Finnpipette F1 manual pipetting system.
his video shows Zetasizer APS Dynamic Light Scattering automated plate sampler from Malvern that automates the measurement of samples in industry standard 96- or 384-well plates.
This video shows Mecmesin M500E tester which provides an affordable solution for tensile and compression testing up to 500N.
This video shows a new powerful Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The differential scanning calorimeter delivers high sensitivity and reproducibility of data.
This video illustrates the Aquadyne DVS dual sample water vapor sorption analyzer from Quantachrome Instruments. This analyzer can accurately and sensitively calculate desorption and adsorption isotherms of water vapor with least operator involvement.
This video shows the UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation System) certified Zwick/ZHV 1-m and Zwick/ZHV 2-m performing Knoop and Vickers hardness testing according to ISO 4545, EN ISO 6507 and ASTM E92 standards.
This video shows measurement of insertion and withdrawal force on electrical connectors using Mecmsin's MultiTest 2.5-i force testing stand.
This video gives a demonstration of tensile testing on nickel micro dumbbells.
In this video Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy introduces Thermo Scientific PicoSpin 45 at Pittcon 2013.
This video shows the BJH adsorption and desorption using MicroActive reporting software from Micromeritics.
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.
This video shows Dr. Klaus Lindpaintner, Chief Scientific Officer at Thermo Scientific, discussing the importance of latest innovations in mass spectrometry for research applications.
This video 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.
This video shows an overview of Vion Plasma FIB (focused ion beam) from FEI. The system can selectively etch certain materials or deposit patterned insulators and conductors.
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.
This video shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.
This video shows the ZHU topLine hardness testing machine from Zwick that is customized for universal hardness testing of plastic and metal materials.
This video shows the SisuCHEMA chemical imaging workstation from Specim. SisuCHEMA chemical imaging system is characterized by speed, simplicity and superior performance.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Brookfield Viscometer with a calibration check using the accessories of coaxial-cylinder geometry.
This video shows the Versa 3D DualBeam SEM/FIB (scanning electron microscope/focused ion beam) from FEI. The DualBeam provides more capabilities for advanced material research and development.
The NanoIR system from Anasys Instruments is a unique instrument that combines AFM and IR Spectroscopy. Kevin Kjoller explains how the system works, how they have been able to integrate an atomic force microscope and infrared spectroscope to generate topographical, localised mechanical, thermal and chemical data for polymeric and organic materials.
This video shows Admet’s adhesive lap joint shear strength test similar to ASTM D1002. Shear joints provide uniform stresses across the bond area thus optimizing the strength of joints. The shear strength of adhesives for bonding the metals is usually measured using ASTM D1002.
This video shows the installation of Buck Scientific’s graphite furnace on the rear side of its 210VGP Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS). Buck 210VGP AAS is upgraded with back-mounted graphite furnace for PPB trace level analysis.
This video shows the flammability test conducted on SILEXA Media from Bowman.
ASTM D1414 (D 1414) covers multiple properties of O-Rings. Part of the specification includes tension testing for determining the breaking force, tensile strength, and ultimate elongation of an o-ring. The tension test is intended to be performed on a universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). If you are going to perform this test, you should read the entire specification from ASTM. This is a quick summary to decide if this test is right for you, and to point out what equipment you need to perform the test.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A2.
This video shows the compression tests performed on Nellie’s cage free eggs and Pete & Gerry's organic and heirloom eggs using Instron testing machine.
This video shows the new Discovery TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) from TA Instruments. The Discovery TGA consists of an autosampler, thermobalance, GDM (gas-delivery module) and innovative IR-heated furnace.
This video shows how to use the Signal-to-Noise calculator from Photometrics. The Signal to Noise Ratio calculator provides with a helpful tool which allows calculating the SNR of the camera set up.
This video shows 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.
In this video Ray O’Neill talks about the energy efficient metal hot zones from Plansee.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives a brief introduction to precession and resonance in nuclear magnetic resonance.
This video shows the measurement of opening torque performed on child-resistant closure containers (CRC) with Mecmesin Vortex-d motorised test system.
This video shows the measurement of the tip cap torque. Medical device manufacturers rely on Zwick’s sophisticated testing machines and instruments.
This video shows the operation of QImaging Retiga 4000R CCD camera inside the Olympus CellSens software. This gives excellent quality large field of images.
This video shows the next generation of advanced laser marking workstations from FOBA.
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.
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.
In this video Katie Evans, Senior Product Manager of Thermo Scientific discusses the flexibility of SampleManager 11 with configurable data flow-through.
A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.
This video shows the applications of SmartLab from Rigaku. The SmartLab is the most novel high-resolution diffractometer available today.
This video shows Dan Shine, President - Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry, explaining the next wave of innovations launched at ASMS 2013, including the latest Orbitrap Fusion mass spectrometer and two new triple quad systems from Thermo Scientific. O
This video from Elastocon shows fogging test. This procedure is used to determine the windscreen fogging especially in vehicles.
This video shows the running of the QImaging Exi Blue camera in CellSens Software.
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.
The Cranfield Cricket Rolling Simulator was designed and built at Cranfield University to study the effect of roller design and soil and turf conditions on rolling effectiveness. Video processing software was developed to track soil movement under different rollers.
This video illustrates PikoReal Software from Thermo Scientific. PikoReal software offers an intuitive experience, from programming the protocols and defining plate layouts to assessing the experimental results.
his video shows the Niton XL3t XRF analyzers of Thermo scientific with embedded GPS system.
This video briefly outlines the range of Proceq portable metal hardness testers and their various applications in the automotive industry including the testing of castings, forgings and stampings.
In this video Lake Shore Engineer Adam Porsch demonstrates few extreme test performed during the product development to ensure safety and quality.
Tim Drake from Aspex Corp shows us the main features of the Personal Scanning Electron Microscope, PSEM eXpress, which is designed for rapid sample analysis. In particular, this compact benchtop SEM features a large sample chamber and easy loading mechanism.
This video demonstrates creep testing using the closed loop force feedback capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories.
This video shows Gary Gartman from Yokogawa Corporation of America demonstrating the Yokogawa WT1800 precision and high performance digital power analyzer.
Admet GSP-1T tensile grips for wire, yarn, rope and small tube.
The development of the modified transient plane source technique by C-Therm Technologies (formerly Mathis Instruments) represents a paradigm shift in thermal measurement. The technology is capable of rapidly testing a wide range of materials in measuring thermal conductivity and effusivity (thermal inertia). With virtually no restrictions on sample size, C-Therm's sensor technology allows thermal testing of materials not previously possible.
In this video Mr. Richard Conrey, Technician at the GeoLaboratory of the Washington State University recommends the ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF spectrometer from Thermo Scientific for a high-performance, cost-effective solution in any application.
This video shows the cleaning process of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills are high-performance instruments characterised by reliability, speed and ease of use.
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.
The FRT MicroProf 200 TTV Wafer Measurement System uses a unique multisensor technology. The easy to use software allows the user to measure parameters including roughness, film thickness, topography, step height, bow and warp on both sides of a wafer thanks to the the use of sensors above and below the sample.
This video 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.
A video clip showing the test drive of the newly released BMW Hydrogen 7 Series which use a hydrogen fuel engine. They are hoping that by rolling out this model they can influence those decision making people and showing them the reality of hydrogen fuel cars. Challenges with using hydrogen cars are discussed and how they are overcoming these problems. Relax and take a test drive in the new BMW Hydrogen 7 Series
This video shows the new ElectroForce 3200-ES (extended stroke) Series II test instrument from Bose.
This video shows Jong Yoo from Applied Spectra explaining the different types of techniques in laser ablation.
In this video, Dr Tony Edge takes us on a tour of Thermo Scientific‘s LC-MS (liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry) with the help of Turboflow technology.
This article by ADMET discusses how to perform a polyurethane foam tear strength test on a universal testing machine (polyolefin foams are tested similarly). Complete instructions for a foam tear strength test can be found in ASTM D3574 Test F which applies to slab, bonded, and molded flexible cellular urethane foams.
This video shows the Viscosizer 200 is an innovation in automated viscosity measurement and molecular sizing using very small sample volumes from Malvern.
In this video Hema Downey, Incubation specialist talks about the Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10. It is the fastest incubator in the market.
This video from Horiba shows the presentation and analysis of spectra obtained by Confocal Raman spectroscopy to create an axial depth profile of multlayer polymer films.
Rob Morris from Ocean Optics shows us their STS Microspectrometers which are the smallest spectrometers ever! The use CMOS detection technology and have spectrographic performance comparable to much larger instruments.
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.
The new Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageSizer is the ideal measuring instrument for easy quality control in various areas of application -- and is the fast alternative to sieving. Especially robust and brilliantly simple to operate!
In this video, Thermo Scientific introduces portable, compact and battery-powered sample collection and preparation tools. These tools provide a complete lab-to-field solution for on-site XRF analysis in exploration and mining.
The video shows the application of Minstrel DT UV from Rigaku. This system is an ultraviolet and visible crystal imaging and protein crystal monitoring system. It simplifies the inspection and management of experimental plates.
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)
This video from Photometrics teaches how to install the Thesycon stack.
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.
This video shows the operation and installation of Gas-less Educational 310 gas chromatograph (GC) with catalytic combustion detector (CCD) detector from Buck Scientific.
This video shows the hardness testing of heat-treated crankshaft using Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler.
In this video Dr. Mark Wingfield, general Manager from Malvern Instruments confirms the agreement signed with NETZSCH Grinding & Dispersing, a worldwide manufacturer of industrial wet and dry grinding, mixing, dispersing and kneading equipment.
In this video, Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific, talks about the launch of TSQ 8000 triple quadrupole GC-MS system at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video demonstrates a three-point-bend test performed using Instron 5544 system on a specimen. Instron 5544 system is a universal testing machine for compression and tension testing.
This animated video shows eLearning course on "What are waves" chapter from "Basics of Optical Analysis".
This video demonstrates the multiple frequency dynamic capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories using an elastic plastic contact for loading and unloading of a conical indenter.
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.
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.
Aleksandar Stefanovic from PANalytical gives us a tour of the Empyrean, multi-purpose diffractometer. The Empyrean is unique, as it is not just a, x-ray diffractometer (XRD), it can also perform computer tomography (CT).
In this video Mark Dixon, NMR Product Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer.
In this demonstration the Thermo Niton XL3 handheld XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer quickly and accurately determines the composition of a number of materials. Samples analyzed include: a turbine blade made from an aerospace alloy; a stainless steel watch band and; a titanium watch casing.
This video shows the working of Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments. The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest generation of the world’s most popular particle sizing instrument.
This video shows the 22nd Forum for Materials Testing testXpo 2013 conducted by Zwick at Ulm, Germany.
This video shows the operation of the QImaging QIClick camera in CellSens software.
Direct observation of a Hysitron PI 95 Picoindenter performing a nanomechanical test on cadmium sulfide (CdS) in a transmission electron microscope (TEM).
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for clinical applications from Bruker.
The main features and capabilities of the FRT MicroProf 200 TTV MHU automated non-contact wafer metrology tool are demonstrated. The tool includes a multi-cassette system to deal with several samples, and it can deal with wafers from 2" to 8".
This video shows the exceptional performance of the Zetasizer Nano ZSP from Malvern Instruments.
This video shows a revolutionary new feature for the miBot nanomanipulator from Imina Technologies.
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.
This video clip introduces the Fischer Instrumentation familty of handheld coating thickness measurement instruments. These instruments use techniques such as magnetic induction and eddy currents to determine coating thickness. The range of instruments includes the deltascope, isoscope and dualscope instruments.
This video from Horiba shows the Aqualog system from Horiba that is specifically designed to provide concurrent absorbance and fluorescence excitation and emission matrices (EEMS).
The Dimension V from Veeco combines an atomic force microscope (AFM) with a nanomechanical tester. This is achieved using a specifically designed probe. It is able to measure properties such as stiffness, adhesion and energy dissipation as well as provide the imaging capabilities of an AFM.
This video shows the first episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on emission spectroscopy.
This video demostrates the functioning of Micromeritics Analytical Services’ PID Microactivity Reference Reactor.
In this video the customers at ISRI share how their businesses have benefited from having lab-quality analysis in the field with the help of Thermo Scientific Portable XRF Analyzers.
This video describes how the x-ray fluorescence or XRF analytical technique works and how it can be used to identify the elemental composition of unknown metals.
This video shows changing of taps in EASYHEAT from Ambrell. The EASY is switched on and the main menu appears.
This video demonstrates the operation of the Test-Master Pro optical emission spectroscopy (OES) system from Oxford Instruments. It uses a heavy duty probe suited to industrial applications.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives an introduction to magnetic field homogeneity in NMR and MRI.
This video shows the measurement positions in LUMOS from Bruker Optics. By clicking on the sample the stage is moved to the desired position.
This video shows superior TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) design from TA Instruments. The Q500 is the world’s best selling thermogravimetric analyzer.
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 Newage MT91 Automatic Microhardness Traverse Testing System offers unrivalled testing speed -- as fast as six seconds per test cycle—and precise Rockwell type testing method that requires no manual interpretation of the impression.
This video demonstrates an impact test performed using Instron Dynatup 9250 system on a plastic sample. Dynatup 9200 series instruments are applicable to a wide range of applications that involve low to high impact energy.
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest liquid chromatography instruments developed for food analysis.
his video shows Zetasizer µV Dual Integrated Light Scattering system dedicated to protein characterization from Malvern.
This video illustrates a fatigue test performed on spinal implant constructs using ElectroPuls series of linear motor test instruments from Instron.
In this video Alan Liddle, Major Account Manager Pacer International demonstrates how to use Axetris Infrared sources in different applications.
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.
This video demonstrates the tensile test on a composite tow specimen using an advanced video extensometer (AVE) and pneumatic side-acting grips from Instron.
This video shows Dart Drop impact tester from Thwing Albert. The sample clamp is used to secure the specimen in place for ease of operation and operator safety. The operator needs to simultaneously activate dual switches mounted on either side of the instrument to engage the clamp and initiate the free falling dart.
This video shows the testing of single-use hypodermic syringes using Instron syringe test fixture to meet the test requirements of ISO 7886-1 Annex G.
This video 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.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with high speed testing machine HTM 2012 for puncture tests on disc-shaped plastic specimen according to standards like (ISO 6603-2, ASTM 3763)
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.
This video from Imina Technologies illustrates the positioning of an optical fiber with a miBot micromanipulator over an LED that is electrically contacted by two other miBots. .
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.
Bruker’s MPA FT-NIR analyzer offers easy, reliable and cost-effective solutions for milk testing and dairy analysis.
This video shows a RetroLine modernization solution from Zwick Roell. An electromechanical testing machine is upgraded with the RetroLine solution.
This video demonstrates the puncture impact test performed on rigid plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows the testing of opening and closing torque of lipsticks using the Mecmesin Vortex-i computer-controlled torque testing system.
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.
This video shows Tim Stratton, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Scientific, talking about the advanced capabilities of the new Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer.
This video shows Bruker’s latest and existing products showcased at Analytica 2014 in Munich.
Automotive Industry Manager Alexsander Koprivc Introduces The Z030 Hot Compression Testing Machine at testXpo 2012.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of chips.
This video shows the tensile testing medical tubing and catheters using AutoX750 from Instron.
Buck Scientific, a distributor of Cecil Instruments, illustrates the CE 2041 single-beam UV/Visible spectrophotometer with an integral printer and an encoded software enhancement facility (E-SEF) in the video below.
This video illustrates a compression test performed on the pushbuttons of a remote control using a compression testing system from Instron.
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.
This video shows the overview of MultiTest-i computer-controlled force measurement system from Mecmesin.
This video shows the control timelapse, z series, z-stacks in Metamorph software from Photometrics.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for pharmaceutical applications from Bruker.
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.
This video shows the SBS-6000 battery analyzer, which is a powerful handheld storage battery tester which meets all IEEE/NERC standards.
This video from Anton Paar shows an exclusive feature of the SAXSpace nanostructure analyzer called SmartSAXS. This feature uses a dual beam concept, i.e. line- and- point-collimated X-ray beams which are suitable for SAXS on isotropic systems and SAXS on oriented samples, respectively.
In this video Emile Asselbergs, CEO Phenom World talks about the Phenom pro X Desktop SEM from Phenom World at Pittcon 2013. The Phenom proX desktop scanning electron microscope is the ultimate all-in-one imaging and X-ray analysis system.
The CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers are revolutionary systems optimized for production testing applications, including medical devices, plastics, packaging, textiles, rubber and electronics to name a few. No personal computer is required; no proprietary software is required; no knowledge of programming languages is required.
This video demonstrates the impact test performed on the plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
The Varian TPS Compact Portable Vacuum Pumping System offers a self contained, turbo pumping system, designed to offer users a portable, lightweight complete vacuum system that can generate vacuum for pumping vacuum chamber, molecular beam line, and for any clean environment experimentation. A simple plug and play vacuum system the biggest advantage of the Varian TPS is that it utilizes dry pumping technology meaning no oil or hydrocarbon.
This video demonstrates a pull test performed on a tissue to determine how much strength is needed to pull it from the container using an Instron pull tester.
In this video Rikki McDermott, Technical Sales Support Specialist from Quantachrome Instruments talks about the Autosorb IQ gas sorption analyzer.
Zwick Roell Video: Tensile tests on plastics to ISO 527 with makroXtens extensometer
This video shows Zwick-Line Torsion for push & turn tests on pharmaceutical packing.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of cheese.
This video shows eXpert 8602 axial-torsion testing machine equipped with MTESTQuattro software from ADMET.
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).
This video shows the working of Elastocon TR tester. This tester is used to determine the low temperature characteristics by the temperature retraction procedure.
The 8400 Series Hall Effect Measurement System (HEMS) is Lake Shore Cryotronics latest addition to their range of HEMS that are used to characterize the electronic properties of semiconductors. In particular they are used to determine carrier type, density and mobility as well as their hall co-efficient.
This video features an interview with Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
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.
The Bruker AXS Tracer Turbo SD, incorporating the silicon drift detector is demonstrated. It can analyze both ferrous alloys and light alloys, with this demomstration including a stainless steel and aluminium aloy. The instrument is suited to metals analysis, such as scrap metal sorting.
This video from Admet shows the eXpert 7600 Single Column Testing Machine that performs ASTM D4833 puncture testing.
This video shows how to setup a COF fixture for a EJA vantage UTM from Thwing Albert.
In this video Andreea Trache, Ph.D., Assistant Professor at Texas A&M Health Science Center discusses TIRF, FSD confocal microscopy and simultaneous atomic force microscopy for live cell mechanotransduction studies.
This video shows Bruker´s minispec Seed Analyzer, which provides a suitable method for fast, accurate and non-destructive analysis of oil and moisture in various nuts and seeds.
This video shows the performance, versatility and configurability of PIKE MIRacle.
This video shows vertical honing of turbo impellers by Barnes HV-1000 from Lapmaster. This machine is dually designed for general purpose and specialized applications.
In this video Peter J. LaPuma, Vice President Sales and Marketing from Bruker talks about the XRD used in pharmaceutical applications.
This video shows Multiwave GO, a routine microwave digestion system from Anton Paar.
This video from Agilent introduces the basic operations and studies the working principles of a CW and Doppler radar system.
Buck Scientific's Scott Bergeron points out the key features of the 210 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer such as: the 3 lamp turret; deuterium background correction; and swappable air/acetylene and nitrous/acetylene flames.
In this video, Bruker employees talk about the thin film analysis using the D8 Discover high resolution X-ray diffractometer.
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.
The Cypher AFM from Asylum Research is the most revolutionary small sample AFM released in the last decade. It features an envonmental chamber, high resolution scanner providing sub angstrom resolution and fast imaging thanks to the small cantilevers.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a 3D representation of reconstructed Multiview recordings of a Drosophila embryo expressing fluorescently tagged BAC clone (GFP).
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with a Zwick materials testing machines 20 kN and 250 kN with roller straightening machine, scales, rib gage and length measuring for tensile tests on concrete steel according to standards like (DIN 488, JIS 3112, BS 4449, BS 4482, DIN EN 10080, ISO 10606, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
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)
A video clip describing what is nanotechnology and the application of carbon nanotube tips in AFM as they give higher resolution , low cost, good electrical conductivity, flexible, high strength and its potential applications in polymers and strengthening polymers.
This video shows the eXpert 5600F series of foam testing machines from ADMET. The eXpert 5600F is ideal for performing both tension and compression testing on all types of foam samples.
Using the Clemex automated image analysi software package, the system is able to automate the microscope and take images across the surface of the sample. The system is able to autofocus and analyze images extremely quickly, meaning that the analysis of samples can be completed in very short time periods.
This video shows Ken Miller, Vice President of Marketing at Thermo Scientific, discussing how advanced liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry instruments can allow customers in research and applied markets to push the realms of science.
Alexsander Koprivc Introduces the Zwick-Roell Multi-Channel Spring-Testing System at the 21st Annual TextXpo
Chris Orsulak from Bruker points out the main features of the ContourGT Optical Profiler and briefly describes how it works. he also shows us how it can take measurements in very short time frames and how the new AcuityXR measurement mode (introduced at the 2010 MRS Fall Meeting) can produce improved results due to the increased lateral resolution.
In this video Fergus Keenan, Field Marketing Manger from Thermo Scientific introduces iCAP 7000 Series ICP- optical emission spectrometer.
Are you interested in performing calorimetry experiments quickly? If so you should take a look at the Mettler Toledo Flash DSC 1 calorimeter. This unit bridges the gap between research and production, allowing the user to more accurately run simulations that are indicative of real life processing conditions.
This video was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.
This article by ADMET discusses foam tensile strength testing. A foam tensile strength test can be found in ASTM D3574 Test E which applies to slab, bonded, and molded flexible cellular urethane foams. There are many tests in this specification including tests for density, ball rebound, airflow, etc. However, the most common tests in the specification are the mechanical tests that can be performed on a universal testing machine such as indentation force deflection, compression force deflection and tear resistance. This article discusses Test E, the foam tension test.
This video shows Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160 from Taber Industries.
This video shows Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for Teaching from Bruker.
This video shows how one can load cantilever in Nanosurf FlexAFM.
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.
Jon Shein from Thermo Scientific Niton Analyzers introduces us to a new concept in XRF analyzers. The Niton FXL combines the ease of use of a handheld XRF analyzer with the performance of a lab grade instrument. The Niton FXL is a fully portable instrument that can operate using batteries or AC power.
This video shows concrete test hammer, which was invented by Ernst Schmidt and introduced by Proceq.
Video by ADMET demonstrating a 3.5 Gallon HDPE bucket is compressed to measure peak closure force of the lid and peak force sustained by the bucket before it buckles.
This video shows Vidisco’s newly developed automatic software process for performing accurate Wall Thickness Measurement with ease using Digital Radiography.
The Micro Materials NanoTest system is a fully flexible nano-mechanical property measurement system, offering a complete range of nanomechanical and nanotribological tests, including nanoindentation, nano-scratch and wear, nano-impact and fatigue, elevated temperature nanoindentation and indentation in fluids.
This video shows Mike Kupszta from Yokogawa Corporation of America providing a brief product demonstration on the Yokogawa WT1800 digital power analyzer.
In this video David Glutz, application specialist from Thermo Scientific talks about the Gallery™ plus automated photometric analyzer.
This video shows the Archimedes Particle Metrology System from Malvern Instruments.
The DT1200 from Horiba Particle Products is an acoustic spectrometer. It is a complete tool that can determine both particle size distribution and zeta potential. Mark Bumiller explains how these technologies work.
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.
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.
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.
Chris Vander Tuuk from Olympus Scientific Equipment shows us the BX51, which is their flagship materials research microscope.
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.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on heart-shaped candies using an Instron compression tester.
The interactive and user-firendly Periodic Table of Elements App for iPad from Oxford Intruments is a useful tool for finding elements inside the Periodic Table or for choosing the correct XRF analyzer for an element.
This is the ceramic composite disc brake system used on the Porsche 911 Turbo. It shows demonstrations of extreme braking as well as the ceramic composite componentry and some heat testing.
In this video Dr. Michael Allen, director of Marketing and Product Development from Ocean Optics talks about the Ventana 785 spectrometer.
This video from Anton Paar shows the stagnation plane produced by the MCR 702 TwinDrive in the counter-rotation mode.
This video shows the Thermo Scientifics’ Center of Excellence for Molecular Biology located in Vilnius, Lithuania provides comprehensive state of art services from ides through packaging to built.
This video shows an FLIR MD series thermal imaging system. It is affordable and fixed-mount thermal night vision system, which can be used to steer around the obstacles and also for finding the people in the water at night.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for environmental applications from Bruker.
This test by ADMET shows a textile ribbon being pulled apart at a constant rate of speed until it breaks. Measurements include the force required to break the sample and the amount the material stretched before breaking (elongation).
In this video Mr. Svenerik Bäckman from D-lab, a contract laboratory in Degerfors, Sweden talks about the new design and ease-of-use of the ARL iSpark OES spectrometer from Thermo Scientific which is used for quality metals analysis
An introduction to the Handheld XRF Analyzer - this model offers portability and no size limits.
In this video, Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton from Thermo Scientific, discuss about the Thermo Scientific EASY-Spray technology at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
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.
In this video Comelia Kuechenmeister from Thermo Scientific talk about the HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer.
This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer.
This video shows how Alicona, a leader in advanced manufacturing machine tool technology verifies the quality of machinery using InfiniteFocus.
This video introduces Binder ovens specific to the application in laboratory research and industrial product and component testing.
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.
This video shows how Instron Advanced Video Extensometer (AVE) is being used to calculate the mechanical strength and modulus of a single nano-fiber.
This video shows the food research conducted using BINDER chambers. BINDER’s environmental simulation chambers are used for shelf life testing.
This video illustrates the real time absorbency of red diesel oil mixed with water from Bowman.
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.
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.
This video shows the Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 multi angle light scattering detector from Malvern.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a 20x magnification phase contrast of HeLa cells.
This video shows the multiple stage positions by Metamorph software from Photometrics.
This video from Horiba Scientific shows the Raman image and the corresponding reflected light image of Si test structure.
This video from Horiba shows a brief presentation on how to understand dynamic light scattering data for particle size.
In this video, Zwick Roell modernizes an Instron 3367 with RetroLine tC Vario (Zwick’s new testing machine modernization solution).
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the 2-day old zebrafish was imaged from four angles and then reconstructed utilizing Multiview registration and fusion software.
This video shows the seatbelt tensile test performed using Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer on a seat belt.
Performing an adhesive T-Peel test according to ASTM D1876 and an Admet eXpert 7600 universal testing machine.
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.
This video demonstrates the Clemex PSFilter, a turnkey solution for analyzing residues and particulates from various environments and processes. It includes in-built testing standards and is suitable for various processing and environmental applications.
This episode from the B&W Tek's Educational Video Series shows the fluorescence spectroscopy.
This video shows the non-destructive testing (NDT) of medical injection vials with Zwick materials testing machine. The non-destructive compression-test kit can determine the residual seal force (seal integrity) of aluminium flanged caps.
In this video by Bose Dr. Christopher Yakacki from the University of Colorado Denver talks about characterization of polymers which are used in biomedical applications.
In this video, an employee from Malvern Instruments tells us about the Viscotek TDAmax system, which is suitable for characterization of polymers, proteins, copolymers, etc.
This video from Admet shows the test conducted on a small shock absorber by eXpert 5603. The MTESTQuattro testing software is used to display the results.
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.
In this video Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight talks about the nanoparticle tracking analysis system named NS300 from NanoSight. The NS300 can visualize and measure particles in suspension in the size range 10-2000nm (depending on material).
This video shows the Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss Microscopy.
This video shows the short span and edge crush tests from Zwick Roell being carried out on a paper and a corrugated card board. The tests are performed as per the guidance provided in ISO 9895 / DIN 54518, DIN EN ISO 3037 standards.
This video demonstrates how the B&W Tek NanoRam Raman spectrometer makes fast and easier raw material identification in the pharmaceutical industry.
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.
This video demonstrates a C469 test on a hydraulically actuated manually controlled Baldwin universal testing machine.
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.
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.
FRT fully automated, high resolution metrology tools for the topographical and surface mapping of 8 and 12 inch semiconductor wafers feature automated prealignment, auto calibration, automated pattern recognition and fine alignment, easy die selection and measurement. They are able to measure, roughness, topography, film thickness, step height, bow and warp and are perfectly suited to front end integration.
This video shows how to measure the area under the curve on an oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives an introduction to NMR and MRI. Paul talks about the k-space to two and three dimensions.
This video shows how Torion Technologies develops, produces and distributes compact and sophisticated chemical detection systems worldwide.
This video shows the AFTI Advanced Force and Torque Indicator, a high specification display unit that works in conjunction with Mecmesin sensors. It is a cost-effective solution to many quality problems that can be seen in many industries today. It offers excellent accuracy and flexibility within an easy-to-use digital instrument.
Phil Harrip from Scientific Solutions shows us through the Misco AMAX 30 Refractometer. He points out key features and demonstrates the ease of use of the instrument, as well as showing us how repeatable results determined by the refractometer are.
This video shows characterization of two watchfaces with GoldXpert XRF Analyzer from Olympus.
This video shows how the QImaging Retiga 2000R color CCD camera with large field of view and high dynamic range runs inside the NIS Elements software.
This video shows Jenny Olsen, Senior Product Manager, talking about the new Prelude SPLC System from Thermo Scientific.
Dave Sampson from Bruker AXS shows us through their new N8 NEOS atomic force microscope. The N8 NEOS combines optical microscopy and Scanning Probe Microscopy in a single, optimized set - up.
This video shows the usage of Agilent InfiniiVision 2000 X-Series in the lab.
This video shows how to calculate isotherm calculation using Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
The importance of particle size and morphology to a range of industries is explained. In days gone by, it required a both a particle size analyzer and and expensive electron microscope to determine these properties. Now, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope combined with off the shelf software is able to accomplish both these tasks.
This video provides details on the “Introduction and Innovations in High Speed, Quantitative Nanomechanical Imaging” webinar presented on March 23, 2012 by Asylum Research co-founder, Dr. Roger Proksch.
Listen to Dr. Pradeep Rai speak on why Vertec Polymers chose the TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer from C-Therm for their thermal conductivity testing and characterization.
The Parsum probe IPP70 from Malvern Instruments is ideal for measuring particle size and distribution in situ and in real-time. It allows measurements at very low concentrations.
This slick animation provides details on the Hysitron TI 950 TriboIndenter and TI 750 Ubi Nanomechanical test Instrument. Key features, specifications and capabilities are outlined as well as the variety of operating modes for the TI 750 Ubi.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S8 TIGER WDXRF spectrometer.
This video shows Nano stick from Pike Technologies, which is used for the determination of DNA and protein concentration by UV-Vis spectrophotometry.
Jason Sanchez from Malvern Instruments tells us about the Viscotek Size exclusion gas chromatography system which is suited to all types of polymers, proteins, biopolymers etc.
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.
This video shows the innovative TRACE 1300 series GC (gas chromatograph) from Thermo Scientific. The TRACE 1300 series GC provides high productivity and reduces cost in QA/QC and routine laboratory applications.
This video from Quantachrome demonstrates how the gas sorption technique works and contains a concise explanation. Gas sorption is used to measure surface area and pore size.
Malvern Instruments materials and biophysical characterization technology and expertize enables scientists and engineers to understand and control the properties of dispersed systems
This video shows how the temperature is controlled using Anton Paar’s MCP Polarimeter.
This video visualizes the exhibition held at Pittcon. This exhibition is the part of the annual global conference and expo for laboratory science.
This video shows the BioCoat liquid resistant cover for medical device testing on 5940 Systems from Instron.
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.
This video shows Asylum Research’s high speed functional imaging piezoresponse force microscopy of Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate.
This video shows Netzsch’s HFM 436 Lambda heat flow meter designed for fast and accurate thermal conductivity testing of insulation materials.
One method to measure the tack force / strength of an adhesive is to perform the "Loop Tack" test method described in specification ASTM D6195. The adhesives tested with this test are typically pressure sensitive adhesives (PSA) applied to films, labels, tapes, and stickers where the initial tack force is an important characteristic of the product. The specification describes two ways to perform the test. One method (Method B) uses a single purpose machine.
This video shows how Buck Scientific installs Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Grams/AI spectroscopy software for use in M500 Infra-red Spectrophotometer.
This video shows the MB3600-CH30, a FT-NIR laboratory analyzer for biodiesel applications from ABB.
This video shows the CoolSnap MYO CCD camera with NIS Software from Photometrics.
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.
The MicroActive reporting software - t-plot Microporous from Micromeritics helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.
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.
This video from Olympus shows the best practice methods for using X-ray fluorescence as well as a cost savings approach and explanation on the return on investment XRF provides.
This video shows the LS series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. The FLIR LS-Series Thermal Night Vision Monocular is mainly designed for law enforcement and surveillance.
This video shows the working of automatic ZNO 2010 notch milling machine from Zwick.
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.
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.
In this video Prof. Jerker Widengren, from Royal Institute of Technology discusses the advantages of using Cobolt lasers for research.
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.
The Evactron plasma decontamination systems from XEI Scientific ared used to clean samples or chambers. They removing organic contaminants and hydrocarbon residues from samples or or on instruments such as scanning electron microscopes (SEM), transmission electron microscopes (TEM) or focused ion beam systems (FIB).
This video shows the new Zetasizer NanoSampler from Malvern instruments. It is a compact, versatile and fully automated sample delivery system that allows precise and reproducible loading of samples into the Zetasizer Nano system
In this video experts form Bruker talks about the two-dimensional X-ray diffraction (XRD2) system.
This video shows how SILEXA ‘Loose’ filter media removes oil from water from Bowman.
This video shows FLIR tools for Mac OS, It is powerful IR software solution that helps to present the images to the decision makers more effectively.
This video describes the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR from Thermo Scientific. The Nicolet iS50, featuring purpose-built accessories and integrated software, is an all-in-one materials analysis workstation designed to help solve analytical challenges with ease.
This video shows the electro-mechanical servo testing actuator from Zwick, which can be used for multi-purpose testing axis for compression and tensile applications.
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)
This video demonstrates the powerful 12V DC hammer mill field kit from Thermo Scientific. The electric hammer mill kit offers a unique solution for on-site XRF analysis in mining.
This video from Zwick shows testing software testXpert® II - the testing software for all applications and testing machines.
This video shows the testing of con-rod and fasteners using Vibrophore from Zwick Roell.
Robert Chimenti shows us the i-Raman from B&W Tek. It is an award winning compact, portable Raman spectrometer with 3 wave number resolution. It can be optioned up with a video Raman microscope as per this set up.
This video from Asylum Research shows the closed loop AC Mode image in air of atomic steps on HF-etched Mica obtained with the Cypher high resolution AFM.
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.
This video shows a wide variety of peel and adhesion tests performed using an eXpert 7601 universal testing machine from ADMET.
Quantachrome demonstrates the Sieving Riffler, which is designed for producing representative samples from significant quantities of materials.
This video demonstrates the working of UNECS-3000A is high-speed spectroscopic ellipsometer from ULVAC.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of butter
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.
This video illustrates the Charpy impact testing of notched plastic specimens using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D1894 COF (coefficient of friction) test. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting. Using this test, the static and kinetic coefficient of friction of the test material can be measured.
This video shows the ASTM D638 microtensile test from ADMET. A universal tensile testing machine is needed to carry out this test.
This video illustrates how to replace a specimen with the short ratchet extension using Instron Precision Manual Wedge Grips at room temperature.
This video displays a puncture fixture available from Thwing Albert>. This puncture fixture is designed to meet the standard test method, the ASTM D4833, for measuring the index puncture resistance of geomembranes and related products.
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.
This video demonstrates an automatic sample handling using Mecmesin’s force testing stand and a PLC (programmable logic controller). The testing stand is interfaced with an automatic handling system under the control of a PLC to control the force testing.
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.
This video shows the BET calculation using Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
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.
This video shows the SBS-8400, which is an improved version of Megger’s TORKEL 840 battery load tester.
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.
This video shows the TouchControl option in XRF from Bruker. The TouchControl consistently favors easy, intuitive operation.
Ground breaking work has shown how a Innov-X portable handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer can be used in forensic science. It has the advantage that it can be used to analyze evidence in situ, without it being disturbed. In this video, the interviewee talks about how the XRF has been used to identify people from dental materials.
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.
This video shows the Sentinal awards for the year 2011 conducted by Addmaster, the additives company.
This video explains how to do the fluorescence measurement using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.
This video shows Thwing-Albert’s 1270 PCA Score Bend and opening force tester.
This video shows the operation of the QImaging Rolera Bolt scientific CMOS camera.
This video from Horiba shows Aqualog, an instrument that captures real-time analysis of Quinine Sulfate standard solution.
This video shows the functioning of Bruker’s Opterra Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope that combines confocal imaging with photoactivation to provide high-speed imaging of live cell and small organism preparations.
See the C-Therm ESP (Effusivity Sensor Package) operating on a ServoLift Tumble Blender as a PAT tool for the pharmaceutical and powder-processing industries. C-Therm offers a range of applications in Process Analytical Technology for the endpoint determination in blending, lubrication, moisture content (powder drying), granulation and roller compaction.
A video by ADMET demonstrating a test that measures the strength of a side release buckle in a lashing or webbing strap commonly used when camping or lashing gear during other outdoor activities. The webbing far exceeds the strength of the buckle.
A short video showing how a mass spectrometer works and how it can be used to identify elements in the blood.
This instructional video by Spectro Inc show how to replace a tube on the kinematic temperature bath viscometer.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
This video shows easy location and identification of a Brookfield Viscometer model (LV or RV), serial number and voltage (115V or 230V).
This video shows installation of screen protector in DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
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.
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.
This video shows the LIN serial bus analysis in Agilent InfiniiVision oscilloscopes.
This training video from Brookfield Engineering explains how to unpack and recognize each part of a viscometer.
This video shows the advanced XRF standardless analysis performed by the PANalytical’s Omnian on Epsilon 3 XL - EDXRF benchtop spectrometer.
This video shows Alexander Makarov, Director Global Research from Thermo Scientific, talking about his experience as an inventor and pioneer of mass spectrometry.
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.
Scott Bergeron from Buck Scientific shows us the key features of the prototype 530 Infrared spectrophotometer, which is based on the M500 model of which it shares several characteristics. It is a dispersive spectrophotometer that is ideally suited to analysis of organic materials such as polymers and provides information on functional groups.
Demonstration of how the automated Eagon 2 from PANalytical makes a perfect fusion bead for XRF analysis.
This five-minute video demonstrates how Brookfield’s PFT Powder Flow Tester can benefit manufacturers who process powders daily and helps to reduce downtime and expense that can occur during the process.
This video shows step-by-step instructions on how to assemble guardleg and lab stand of a Brookfield Viscometer and take first viscosity reading in minutes.
This video shows Taber Industries’ TABER Shear / Scratch Tester Model 550 / 551. It is used to evaluate resistance to scratching, shearing, scraping, gouging, marring and engraving on a wide range of flat, hard materials.
This video shows the testing of child resistant closures using Mecmesin Vortex-d torque tester with pneumatic clamp and lift.
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.
This is the introduction video of the EVOQ Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer from Bruker at IMSC in Kyoto Japan.
This video shows Tim Stratton from Thermo Scientific discussing about new software innovations that take structural ID and mass spec analysis to the next level.
This video shows Bag-In-Box packages, which is essential for adequate analysis of dissolved oxygen and dissolved carbon dioxide with Anton Paar's CO2 and O2 meters.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek talks about the free induction decay (FID).
This video demonstrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 fatigue testing system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system performs the Constant Force Pounding test on a sample of urethane foam.
This video presents the Dionex QD charge detector from Thermo Scientific. The detector uses a membrane-based desalting technology that identifies ions in proportion to their concentration and charge.
In this video, VP, dean and professors of Georgia Institute of Technology’s share their experience in engineering lab partnership with Agilent Technologies.
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.
This video shows Thomas Höche, Professor of Experimental Physics at Fraunhofer IWM, explaining the functioning of the CrossBeam AURIGA FIB-SEM System from Zeiss.
In this video Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the mercury in nitric acid.
In this video Tom McNutly, Vice President & General Manager from Rigaku talks about the Miniflex 600 benchtop XRD instrument at Pittcon 2013.
Dave Shepard from Netzsch Instruments MMC 274 Nexus Multi Module Calorimeter. It is suited to liquids and battery materials. The instrument can employ different modules depending on what type of measurement is required. Modules that can be supplied can perform measurement akin to differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), accelerating rate calorimetry and very fast tracking, to simulate runaway heating.
This video shows various biotechnology equipments that are being offered by Conquer Scientific.
The Dimension Fastscan from Bruker is the fastest AFM on the market. John Thornton takes us for a tour of this instrument pointing out key features and runs a demonstration to illustrate how fast data can be collected. The speed of this instrument make it suited to rapid sampling across large samples and production environments where speed is critical.
The range of Niton Handheld XRF analyzer products from Thermo Fisher Scientific is displayed. These products include the Niton XL2 and the flagship Niton XL3t. Features and applications of both instruments are described. Accessories for making measurements easier and faster in the field are also shown.
This video 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.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machines 20 kN and 10 kN for tensile tests and bending tests plus pendulum impact tester for impact tests on plastics according to standards like (ISO 527, ISO 3167, ASTM D 638)
This short video details how inXitu have used funding from NASA and other government bodies to develop innovative x-ray diffraction (XRD) technologies for the analysis of materials both terrestrial and extra-terrestrial.
The X-Supreme8000 energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective solution for quality assurance and process control applications in fields such as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the X-Supreme8000 is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.
This video shows the superior cell design of Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.
This video shows the interview of Dan Ayres, Managing Director from Oxford Instruments at Pittcon 2013.
This video shows the MB3600-CH10, a FT-NIR analyzer for oleochemicals applications from ABB.
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.
This video features an interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows Jong Yoo, V.P. of Technology and Marketing at Applied Spectra, discussing the technology of laser ablation and why it is a green technology.
In this video Dr. Matthias Mann, Director of the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, talks about the innovative technology, like the Thermo Scientific’s Orbitrap, used in the lab.
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.
Filmed live at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada, Dr. Alexander Makarov describes recent advances in Thermo Scientific mass spectrometry technology and the development of Orbitrap that has revolutionized research and routine analysis.
This video from Thermo Scientific shows how choosing an appropriate autosampler vial is important for successful analysis of pyrethroid pesticides at low levels.
Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority specializes in the characterization of fine powders and solid materials. Specifically we are experienced in providing particle size analysis, surface area and gas adsorption services, pore size and pore volume measurements, density determinations, and chemical adsorption services. We are a DEA-licensed, FDA-registered, cGMP/GLP-compliant contract analytical laboratory.
This video illustrates the fatigue test performed on straight and pre-angled dental implants using ElectroPuls system from Instron.
This video shows the demonstration of ASTM F1306 puncture testing by AdMet Test Systems.
This video shows the Gaspace Advance headspace analyzer from Systech Illinois.
This video demonstrates how to set up a QImaging camera in Micromanager in a PC.
This video shows the exchange of cantilever of NaioAFM from Nanosurf,
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures, discusses the matrix compatibility of mercury in HCl.
This video shows the materials science business of FEI. The company is committed to understanding its materials science customers and to delivering solutions for them with the highest quality results.
This video illustrates the tensile testing on high-strength yarns with ZwickRoell’s materials testing machine. This single column testing machine is ideal for compression, cyclic and tensile testing up to 5kN.
This video shows the experiences of the customers with the usage of handheld Thermo Scientific FirstDefender and TruDefender instruments for unknown chemical identification.
Dr. Arwen Pearson of the University of Leeds discusses her brand new HighFlux HomeLab system
This video shows Bruker's PeakForce QNM, a new atomic force microscope that enables quantitative nanomechanical mapping of material properties and effectively demonstrates enhanced results in terms of speed, resolution, quality and ease-of-use of the information delivered.
This video shows the testing of radial compression force of stents. Zwick offers a wide range of testing machines for the medical industry.
The Multisizer 4 is a particle size analyzer from Beckman Coulter that uses the Coulter principle to determine particle size. Ed Hoff explains how this principle is based on electrical resistance making it independent of refractive index unlike light scattering techniques. Furthermore, it measures the size of each individual particle making it extremely accurate.
This video shows the new DMA-RH Accessory from TA Instruments. The new DMA-RH Accessory is designed for use with the Q800 dynamic mechanical analyzer (DMA).
This video shows cell culture expert, Roberta Morris, discussing about cell culture workflow and Thermo Scientific technologies that comprise Low Cell Binding Products and Rapid Flow Filters.
This video shows the 30th anniversary of BINDER GmbH. BINDER is the world's largest manufacturer of serial-production environmental simulation chambers for scientific or industrial laboratories.
This video illustrates the tensile strength testing of a consumer-grade rope carried out using the Admet's eXpert 7603 universal testing machine.
This video shows Anton Paar’s Masterwave BTR benchtop reactor, which is based on a revolutionary technique.
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.
At the heart of the Anton Paar MCR rheometers is an electrically commutated synchronous motor which stes standards in efficiency and accuracy. This technology allows the precise measurement of delicate samples. The principle of operation of the EC synchronous motor is explained, as is the importance of a high resolution optical encoder which measures tiny deflections.These combine to give a high sensitivity rheometer.
This video shows how the ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System and MTESTQuattro software are used to perform the ISO 14801 dental implant testing.
Bruker's UMT Universal Mechanical Tester. The UMT is the "complete tribology lab" and provides macro, micro and nanoscale tests under real-world conditions. Talking to Bruker's Steve Shaffer and University of Sheffield's Mark Rainforth, they discuss the ease of use and the typical applications of the UMT.
A video clip displaying the world's largest scanning electron microscope from Visitec suited for imaging large objects ranging from metal alloys in car doors to large composite materials.
This video features an interview with Dafydd Milton, Product Manager – LC & LC/MS Columns at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows Inspector 500 Raman Analyzer from SciAps. The 500 class of Raman analyzers is equipped with higher wavelength Raman excitation (1030 nm laser) for the specialized case of testing samples that exhibit high fluorescence.
Ray Matejczyk from Bruker AXS shows us the key features of the D2 Phaser compact benchtop x-ray diffraction (XRD) system. The D2 Phaser was introduced at Pittcon 2009.
This video shows Minstrel HT UV protein crystal drop imager using UV and visible light from Rigaku. It is a fully automated high throughput UV and visible crystal imaging and protein crystal monitoring system.
This video demonstrates the usage of magnetic C-mounts in QImaging cameras.
This video demonstrates the ET 02 Gehman Tester from Elastocon. The relative stiffness characteristics of vulcanized or thermoplastic rubbers are determined by this tester.
This video shows Zwick materials testing machine (Zwicki-Line) with testing software testXpert II
In this video, Stefan Scherer, CEO of Alicona Imaging discusses the 3D surface analysis at the high macro, micro and nano level using InfiniteFocus.
This video shows how to set up and use WinFluor imaging software with Photometrics cameras.
In this video Seamus Mac Conaonaigh, Director of Technology talks about the Thermo Scientific SampleManager 11.
This video shows that Rigaku was one of the sponsors of opening ceremony of the Year of Crystallography 2014.
A demonstration of a remote laser welding using an industrial laser welding robot with 1 meter standoff distance showing exceptionally fast welding time and with high quality and performance.
In this video Robert Jacox from Thermo Scientific spotlights the complete line of anatomical pathology consumables sold under the Thermo Scientific brand.
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.
Michael Haschke from Bruker AXS shows us thorugh their new range of Micro XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) instruments. He shows us 3 instruments that vary in chamber size, with the largest able to take samples 30cm in diameter and offering vacuum analysis and a motorized stage for line scans and area analysis.
This video shows the metal hardness tester, Equostat 3 from Proceq. The Equostat 3 was developed for accurate, rapid and reproducible metal hardness testing.
This video shows the third of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on reflection spectroscopy. Description and demonstration of specular reflection using mirrors are discussed in detail
Mike Dickson from Phenom World shows us their all new G2 Pro Desktop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM). This is it's first public showing since it's launch just a few weeks ago. The G2 pro is the fastest and simplest to use SEM designed for use by the non-professional.
This video shows a compact DMA 500 digital density meter from Anton Paar. The instrument is easy to use and provides optional off-the-line operation.
In this video Jeff Sherman, Director of Sales- NMR Technologies introduces Thermo Scientific picoSpin 45.
Zwick pendulum impact tester 50.000 Joule for drop weight tear tests on batelle specimes. Biggest pendulum worldwide. Features: Instrumentation, high-speed camera, specimen feeding system.
Dr Philip Withers Discusses the work conducted using his Xradia (Now Zeiss) VersaXRM at the University of Manchester.
This video shows how to confirm cone plate gap setting and calibration of R/S Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering.
This video shows Swirl Test using SILEXA filtration media from Bowman.
This video shows the FLIR SC8000/SC6000 Series thermal imaging cameras which offer superior thermal measurement performance along with excellent connectivity.
This video from Anton Paar shows TrueFocus, a special feature of the SAXSpace nanostructure analyzer that enables simple and time-saving alignment of X-ray components at the push of a button.
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.
The X-Strata980 x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer from Oxford Instruments is used for quality control of manufactured parts by measuring coating thickness of single and multiple layers as well as their composition with no sample preparation required. It typically find applications in fields such as electronics, metal finishing, compliance testing, metal alloys and alternative energy
In this video Kimberly Chomiak, Sales Office Manager, Optics and Sensor Division, Pacer International talks about the optical electric sensing components and its capabilities.
This video shows Jeroen Hostens, Applications Manager at Bruker microCT, explaining the operation of Bruker BioSpin's SkyScan 1278 X-ray microtomograph.
This video demonstrates the operation of DS7800 density meter from Krüss. The DS7800 has a bright touchscreen display with intuitive operation in 6 languages.
This video shows Yokogawa’s new standby power consumption measurement software, which together with its market-leading power analyzer, enables users to test according to IEC62301 Ed2.0(2011) standards.
This video 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.
In this video Dr. Eric Filion and Anthony Blythe from Zymetrix, University of Calgary, Canada provides an introduction to the testing facilities and Bose test instruments.
This video demonstrates the D2 PHASER from Bruker AXS. The D2 PHASER is the world’s quickest desktop X-ray diffraction system for poly-crystalline material analysis.
This video shows the EDX-7000/8000 energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer from Shimadzu.
This video demonstrates how to set up and run a metal tension test according to ASTM E8 using ADMET's MTESTQuattro software.
This video shows the DY-2 family of automated pull-off tester from Proceq.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on heart-shaped soft candies using an Instron compression tester.
This video from Zwick shows how texture analysis is performed on noodles using Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line.
Developed by Lockheed Martin and distributed exclusively by Spectro Inc, the LaserNet Fines system is a particle counter and particle shape classifier used to characterize wear debris. It features laser imaging and sophisticated software to classify wear particles which is useful in predicting machine failure.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the GEO-QUANT.
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.
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.
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.
A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile testing on ElastiTag using eXpert 7600.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the light sheet microscope system captures the complete development of a Drosophila melanogaster embryo with reduced light exposure, imaging the whole embryo volume within minutes.
This video shows the XRF Analyzer from Olympus, which is used to study the shipwrecks. Dr. Raymond Hayes found a quick, non-destructive method to analyze them - Handheld XRF.
In this video Wade Adams from Rice University gives a testimonial on SmartLab from Rigaku.
This video shows the interview given by Rohan Thakur, vice president of Bruker CAM division on “Game changing” LC-MS systems of EVOQ.
In this video Nathan Henderson, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D2 PHASER, desktop X-ray powder diffractometer.
This short video shows just how easy the TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is to use.
This video shows SureTect real-time PCR system from Thermo Scientific, which is used for pathogen detection in food.
This video demonstrates how easy it is to switch over to the AS20 Dispering Unit when used in conjunction with the AS-2011 Micron Laser Particle Size Analyzer from AimSizer. The AS20 dispersing unit allows you to quickly and easily prepare dry powder samples for particle size analysis.
This video demonstrates 210VGP Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS) from Buck Scientific. The 210VGP is a high energy, single beam deuterium background AAS with a wavelength range of 190-900nm.
This video demonstrates how to change measurement cells on the Malvern Instruments' Mastersizer 3000. The auto locking measurement system ensures cell alignment and simplifies changeover and maintenance. Changing the measurement cell allows you to swap from measuring samples dry with the Aero to wet with the Hydro dispersion units.
A video demonstrating how nanotechnoloyg is revolutionising the future of medical detection. The development and advacnement of nanoscale detection sensorssa are giving scientists the ability to detect cancer and other diseases at its early stages. This video shows the development of two such sensors made only possible by embracing micro and nanotechnology.
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.
This video shows Fabien Ferrage, associate scientist at École normale supérieure, discussing his research into protein dynamics using the new shuttle NMR from Bruker.
In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.
This video shows the tensile test on construction steel with videoXtens extensometer from Zwick Roell.
This video shows hardening of fastener tips by induction heating. Ambrell EASYHEAT 1kW induction heating system is used to heat the fasteners.
In this video Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the NanoPlus DLS Nanoparticle Size and Zeta Potential.
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.
An innovative but unconventional series of tests for titanium rings. While not the sort of test you would find in a typical materials testing lab, they still yields some useful comparative results and no doubt the testers had some fun performing them.
This video shows MLS- / MS-series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. FLIR Systems markets a full range of thermal imaging cameras for the most demanding marine applications.
We spoke to Stefan Kaemmer at the 2011 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston and he gave us a run down on their new Innova-IRIS system which combines the Bruker Innova AFM with the Renishaw raman confocal microscope. The system allows you to correlate chemical and topographical information at the same time.
This video shows TABER Reciprocating Abraser Model 5900 from Taber Industries. It is ideal for testing flat surfaces and can be configured to evaluate the susceptibility of a material surface to scratch, abrasion, rub, scrape and many other physical properties.
Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their Spectroil Q100 system for oil condition monitoring. It is used for testing of oil to determine the amount of wear that is taking place with valuable machinery and measures contaminants and additives. It uses the atomic emission spectroscopy operating principle.
This video demonstrates the safe operation of Instron Precision Series Manual Wedge Grips with a room temperature ratchet.
Denise Hoban from Micro Materials tells us about their recently launched NanoTest Vantage nanomechanical testing system. It is a unique instrument that can carry out a number of tests at temperatures ranging from less than 0°C up to 750°C.
This video shows the cyclic and static tests for external skeletal fixation devices from Zwick Roell.
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
This video shows Scott Keefer, cell imaging expert, explaining about the latest CellInsight NXT High Content Screening (HCS) Platform and HCS studio software developed by Thermo Scientific.
This video shows friction properties testing on spaghetti packaging using the zwicki-Line testing machine from Zwick Roell.
In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International introduces the new B&WTek NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer.
This video shows advanced thermal night vision system FLIR MU-series. MU-series is an ultra long-range multi-sensor thermal night vision system.
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.
Tensile testing of nylon using an Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer.
This video shows a presentation on SBF-SEM - Serial Block Face 3D imaging in the FE-SEM with 3View technology by Carl Zeiss Microscopy and Gatan.
This video shows Mecmesin’s Vortex-XT, a simple-to-use, torque testing system that is specifically designed to improve production line and reduce waste and associated costs.
David Coler from PANalytical shows us through the AXIOS XRF (x-ray fluorescence) instrument that performs elemental analysis. It is suited to applications including industrial process control, in the cement, steel and petroleum industries, as well as research and development applications in both industry and academia.
This corporate video of Mecmesin demonstrates that Mecmesin is the leading manufacturer of force and torque test equipment for over 30 years.
This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with dual QImaging camera.
This video shows Anton Paar’s eLearning courses on rheology – the science of material’s flow behavior and deformation.
The NT-MDT NTEGRA Aura system is a versatile SPM platform can be modified in numerous ways to adapt to various sample types as well as to take different types of measurements.
This video shows the automatic in-line measurement using InfiniteFocus technology from Alicona.
This video is about Thermo Scientific Niton XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer testimonial by VFM (Vegas Fastener Manufacturing).
This video shows the MB3600-CH30, a FT-NIR laboratory analyzer for biodiesel applications from ABB.
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.
Charging is a common phenomenon when analysing non-conductive materials in a scanning electron microscope. The FEI Phenom personal electron microscope has been optimised to minimise the effects of charging produce the best possible images with minimal operator intervention.
A video clip demonstrating the use of robotics in an automated concrete testing.
Anne Barnett from Izon demonstrates their brand new qNano nanoparticle characterization system. She describes how it works, principles of operation and points out the key components. She then goes on to provide a demonstration of how easy the qNano is to use and explains how the results can be interpretted and used to determine particle size distributions and even particle shape.
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.
This video show how to quickly configure the date and time in the new DV2T Viscometer or DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows the new series of MCR rheometers designed by Anton Paar to meet both present and future rheological requirements.
Shelley Begley from Agilent Technologies demonstrates how the 10GHz Split Cylinder Resonator is able to measure dielectric properties of low loss materials, thin films and substrates.
This video shows tensile testing of elastomers and rubber to ASTM D412 and ISO 37 standards using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron.
The Nanoindenation platform is a versatile system available in two configuations that allow you to build a device tailored ot your specific requirements. You can incorporate various testing modules such as: Nano and microindentation; Nano and microscratc; and Micro/nanoscratch. You can also choose between imaging systems suc as a: Video microscope; AFM; or profilometer.
A demonstration of the Friction Stir Welding (FSW) process on a pipe.
This video shows the SILEXA’s incredible oil collecting ability on floor spills from Bowman.
This video shows a cathodoluminescence imaging SPARC system from Delmic for the study of nano- and micro-photonic structures that offers unsurpassed sensitivity, control and versatility.
This video provides a live demonstration of how to perform a hardness test using a Tru-Blue II hardness tester from United Testing. It also includes a brief demonstration of how the system can be used to perform tests on multiple parts and produce statistical data.
This video shows OBEF series of Open Emission Spectrometer from PANalytical.
This video shows the grip face replacement for Instron 10 kN side-action pneumatic grips. The jaw face safety shields reduce the finger-pinch hazard linked with the use of pneumatic grips.
This video shows the TOC analyzer multi N/C from Analytik Jena. The multi N/C is the space-saving TOC/TNb analyzer which demonstrates its strength particularly in the field of environmental analysis.
This video shows the internal components of MB3000, a Fourier Transform Infrared analysis system from ABB.
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.
In this video Dimitri Malsam, Business Development Pulse Pattern Generators from Agilent talks about the Coupling of channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals.
In this video FLIR System launches new FLIR Ex-series thermal imaging camera. FLIR Ex-Series cameras are point-and-shoot thermal imaging cameras that give access to a new dimension.
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.
From the Archives: The TC-30 was C-Therm's (formerly Mathis Instruments) second generation of thermal conductivity instrumentation which was eventually replaced with the TCi's modified transient plane source technique.
This video shows the contrAA Series – High-Resolution Continuum Source AAS from Analytik Jena.
This video shows the multiple stage positions by Metamorph software in QImaging Camera.
In this video Ben Potenza, Vice President of Marketing talks about the company EquipNet.
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.
This video from ADMET shows the basics of conducting ASTM D695 rigid plastic compression testing.
This video shows the keys and instrument controls of Brookfield DV-II+PRO Digital Viscometer. It shows what each key on the viscometer is for as well as how to toggle between them.
This video illustrates about the global supplier of optical 3D surface measurement solutions, Alicona.
This video shows the functioning of Shimadzu’s DSES-1000 long-travel extensometer that has been designed to measure soft materials.
This video shows the Winfluor software and how to set up with a Photometrics Evolve EMCCD camera.
A video by ADMET describing six methods used to test the adhesion strength of pressure sensitive tape according to ASTM D3330.
In this video Dr Arno Merkel from Xradia talks to about Xradia's products and technology Gary Thomas from AZoM at emc2012 in Manchester.
This video shows the world’s first Dionex ICS-5000 capillary HPIC (high-pressure ion chromatography) system. The reagent-free HPIC system has the ability to do high resolution and fast IC analysis.
This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler. (Language: German)
his video shows the OmniMet™ MHT software from Buehler, which delivers automated microindentation hardness testing solutions.
In this video, Eric Phillips from Thermo Scientific highlights the new TRACE 1300 gas chromatograph (GC) series coupled with the Chromeleon chromatography data system software and ISQ single quadrupole mass spectrometer.
Admet GP-0.2T pneumatic tensile grips. These grips provide rapid sample changing and constant clamping force.
This video demonstrates three-point bend test performed on a plastic toothbrush using an Instron universal testing machine.
This video shows the silicon-based microelectronics with micromachining technology (MEMS) from Oxford Instruments.
This video shows Asylum Applications Scientist Dr. Irène Revenko giving a brief demonstration on how to use the AFM for biological applications.
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.
In this video, the capabilities of Thermo Scientific’s new TruScan RM (raw materials) analyzer are demonstrated by Duane Sword. The RM analyzer is designed for quick identification of raw materials and inspection of the final product.
In this video Jeff Kenvin, Group Leader of Micromeritics Scientific Services Staff, explains two different free space methods in adsorption process.
Adhesive peel strength test performed on an ADMET 2600 series dual column test machine.
Peter Bouza from Micromeritics demonstrates the Particle Insight particle shape analyzer. It is a dynamic instrument that uses flow through image analysis.
This video is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses testing of micro specimens.
This video shows tensile tester Mecmesin MultiTest. The MultiTest universal testers are designed for use directly within the manufacturing environment.