Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos

Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on a composite laminate specimen using strain gauges from Instron.
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.
This webinar explains the features and production, research, and quality control applications of fully automated Saturn DigiSizer II high-definition digital particle size analyzer from Micromeritics.
This video from Agilent shows error vector magnitude measurement taken from the lab 3 of the DreamCatcher ME 1100 university courseware.
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.
This video from Zwick shows horizontal testing systems with a integrated bath for catheder guide wires testing.
The iPhone app from AZoM.com gives you the world of materials in the palm of your hand. It offers you a totally portable way to locate materials solutions, suppliers and products as well as providing you with the latest materials news, conveniently broken down into categories to suit various industry sectors.
This video demonstrates the operation of DS7800 density meter from Krüss. The DS7800 has a bright touchscreen display with intuitive operation in 6 languages.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander from Inorganic Ventures explains the problems avoided which can be avoided using nitric acid.
This video shows the low temperature compression test from Elastocon. The compression test is performed at low temperatures without opening the deep freezer.
This video shows the operation of the BLC-20 isocratic high pressure liquid chromatograph (HPLC) with viable UV/visible detector and PeakSimple software by Buck Scientific.
Demonstration of an automatic materials testing machine designed for use with composite materials from Zwick. The system consists of a sample magazine, sample measuring system, temperature chamber, robotic sample loader and testing machine. All that is needed is for an operator to load the samples into the magazine and to enter information into the computer interface. The robotic test system takes care of the rest. It even disposes of spent test specimens and regularly cleans the machine.
This video shows Mark Bumiller from HORIBA Scientific talking about the laser diffraction particle size distribution analyzer called the Partica LA 950.
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 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.
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.
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.
This video shows Zwick Roell’s LPET (linear puncture testing). According to DIN 53142-2 standard, the LPET is performed on a corrugated card board. The card board is loaded in all directions due to the pyramid formed penetrator during the penetration test.
In this video Wayne Buttermore, Central Regions Sales Manager at Leica Systems talks about the ergonomy of Leica cameras.
A video clip from Zwick showing there electromechanical testing actuators. The variation in the usage and application is clearly shown. The electromechanical actuator provide flexibililty allowing numerous applications inlcuding testing of shock absorbers at high testing speed, process monitoring for production of electromagnets and much more.
We speak to Dr. Christian Wichern from Nanofocus about their µscan Explorer Optical surface profilometer. This instrument is used for surface metrology and features a motorized stage, high resolution and fast scanning ability.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows the rat embryonic fibroblast cyclic stretched on PDMS-substrate at an amplitude of 8% and at 0.5 Hz.
This video demonstrates fatigue strength testing on badminton rackets with ZwickRoell’s servo-hydraulic testing machine. This testing machine is a compact HC table-top testing system, with a testing actuator mounted in the upper crosshead.
This video shows the BJH adsorption and desorption using MicroActive reporting software from Micromeritics.
This video shows Mecmesin’s CFG+, a pocket-sized, lightweight entry level force gauge designed for elementary tension and compression measurements.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek discusses the working of Terranova-MRI. The key principles of this instrument are demonstrated in this video.
This video demonstrates a nozzle shear test to break-off an aluminium cap using Mecmesin’s MultiTest motorized test system. The test system is equipped with an AFG (advanced force gauge) and a chisel point accessory to break-off the cap, and a special fixturing to hold the sample firmly in place.
This video shows the TruMac carbon/nitrogen/sulfur determinator from LECO. Characteristically heterogeneous, difficult to prepare, or low-level samples can be easily handles with this determinator.
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 carries a presentation by Malvern Instruments that describes how robust and reproducible measurements can be achieved using the laser diffraction technique performed as per the guidance offered in ISO13320, USP 429 and EP 2.9.31 standards.
This video shows the Insitec online particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments. Insitec is designed to withstand the rigors of the process environment.
This video shows Malvern’s m-VROCi , an Innovative microfluidic rheometry on a chip that delivers precise and robust viscosity measurements for low viscosity materials to extreme shear rates, with ease of sample loading and operation.
This video shows new radiographic products from Vidisco for non-destructive testing (NDT).
This tutorial video shows the fast and problem-free installation of QCam driver in QImaging camera.
In this video Wade Adams from Rice University gives a testimonial on SmartLab from Rigaku.
This video shows the award winning photograph of whole mouse brain in 3D reconstruction in Imaris category, which was taken by Jamie Kasuboski.
This video shows a 90 degree adhesive peel strength test on an ADMET eXpert 7601 universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). We fit the eXpert 7601 with our 90 degree peel strength fixture and one vise grip on the top crosshead to hold the free end of the tape. The fixture has numerous tapped holes that allow you to clamp a multitude of various parts and substrates to the test bed.
This video from Zwick shows testing software testXpert® II - the testing software for all applications and testing machines.
This short video shows the key features and ease of operation of the SOLVER NEXT SPM/AFM from NT-MDT. It has been designed so that operators with limited experience can take quality measurements.
This video shows the Auto-CrushIR from PIKE Technologies. The PIKE Auto-CrushIR microprocessor controlled automated hydraulic press, introduces an element of consistency into hydraulic press applications such as pellet and thin film making.
In this video Seamus Mac Conaonaigh, Director of Technology talks about the Thermo Scientific SampleManager 11.
The FlashLine series from Anter Corp is able to determine various thermal properties of a wide range of materials using the laser flash method. The properties that the FlashLine can determine include thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity and specific heat capacity. The modular unit allows thermal properties to be determined at a range of temperatures from cryogenic to 2800°C.
This video shows a custom-made vacuum fixture that holds a semi-rigid container securely at 135o while the MultiTest-i determines the force used to remove the lid.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the optical contrasting techniques and data about colour, size and morphology acquired by the light microscope can be combined with the analytical methods of the electron microscope.
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 video demonstrates the compression test performed on a milk crate using Instron universal testing machine. Compression testing was performed to measure the strength of the milk crate.
The FRT MicroProf 200 with integrated marking system is a custom high precision metrology system with a 200x200mm stage for the investigation of semiconductor wafer surfaces.
This video shows how to get easy multiplex molecular interactions investigations with the help of OpenPlex from Horiba Scientific.
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.
In this video Mark Widdowson, Sales Engineer, Displays Division, Pacer International talks about the Winmate's E430 Series PDA. This E430 is an enterprise-class PDA with powerful mobile computing solution.
This video from Asylum Research shows individual defects on the cleavage plane of calcite image using Cypher AFM.
This video demonstrates the main features and capabilities of the Clemex CMT.HD Micro Hardness Tester
Fred Mazzeo introduces us to the Kinexus Rheometer from Malvern Instruments which is suited to applications such as paints, coatings and polymers. The Kinexus takes rheometry to the next level.
This video illustrates an adhesive peel strength test performed on an Instron universal testing machine equipped with 90° peel fixture.
The LabX3500 x-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective, compact, high performance, easy to use, rugged solution, ideally suited to quality control purposes. It typically finds application in industries such as as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the LabX3500 XRF is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.
This video shows Alexander Makarov, Director Global Research from Thermo Scientific, talking about his experience as an inventor and pioneer of mass spectrometry.
This video shows how to determine the break loose force and glide force for hypodermic syringes, capsules and similar drug delivery systems from Zwick Roell.
This video shows the fast and compact Spinsolve NMR spectrometer from Magritek. This spectrometer is easy to operate, has incredible sensitivity and also user interface software.
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.
A video clip showing benefits of polyethylene butt fusion joints. The video demonstrate a burst failure testing showing that failure occurs at the pipe wall and not at the joint itself and with tensile testing the polyethylene butt fusion joint can elongate up to 25 times its original diameter.
This video shows the introduction to tribology and Universal Mechanical Tester (UMT) from Bruker.
This video illustrates a flexural test performed on a fiber-reinforced concrete beams using a universal testing machine from ADMET.
This video shows the Dynatup 9250 impact tester from Instron. The Dynatup 9250 is designed to measure energy absorption and related impact properties of metals, composites, polymers and resulting final components.
This video shows the Elzone II 5390 Particle Size Analyzer from Micromeritics.
Animated high resolution 3D image of an advanced fibre material created using FRT Mark III Software and a confocal microscope.
This video illustrates a fatigue test performed on spinal implant constructs using ElectroPuls series of linear motor test instruments from Instron.
This video shows the introduction to Malvern Instruments. Materials and biophysical characterization technology and expertise that enable scientists and engineers to understand and control the properties of dispersed systems are provided.
This video shows Apex S Quick Change System from Buehler. It offers consistent hold, efficient change over and improved productivity when applying and removing abrasive surfaces.
This video from Photometrics shows how to make measurements in photo electrons after the mean variance calculations are done.
In this video, Edwin Stoetzer from Thermo Scientific highlights the superior performance of the Nicolet iS5 FT-IR spectrometer with the award winning OMNIC software in materials analysis.
This video shows the footage captured on SantaPod Raceway Northampton UK by FLIR high speed thermal imager.
This video from Bruker shows official opening of a new Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence for the Americas in Billerica, Massachusetts.
Bill Flecky from Phenom-World shows us their new flagship, desktop scanning electron microscope (SEM) the proX, which includes elemental analysis using an in-built EDS system.
This video shows the Viscosizer 200 is an innovation in automated viscosity measurement and molecular sizing using very small sample volumes from Malvern.
This video shows the basic operation and installation of highly sensitive, economical 205 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS) from Buck Scientific.
This video shows the LIN serial bus analysis in Agilent InfiniiVision oscilloscopes.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives a brief introduction to precession and resonance in nuclear magnetic resonance.
This video shows Thermo Scientific ARL™ SMS-3500 Automation for Twin OES or XRF.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Brookfield Viscometer by performing a calibration check using standard spindles.
This video shows the features of the ASPEX Rx foreign particle analyzer for characterization of particles of pharmaceutical products. The ASPEX Rx is a "dedicated interface" product exclusively designed for the automated detection, counting, and characterization of sub-micron particulate material in the pharmaceutical industry. Developed in conjunction with one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, it represents the only integrated solution for microcontamination quality control on the pharmaceutical production floor.
Admet GP-0.2T pneumatic tensile grips. These grips provide rapid sample changing and constant clamping force.
A short video demonstrating Mecmesin's automated tennis ball testing.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of chips.
This video shows the overview of GoldXpert from Olympus. The GoldXpert is a stylish countertop analyzer fit for the consumer showroom environment.
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.
In this video Robert Jacox from Thermo Scientific spotlights the complete line of anatomical pathology consumables sold under the Thermo Scientific brand.
This video shows the interview given by Rohan Thakur, vice president of Bruker CAM division on “Game changing” LC-MS systems of EVOQ.
I-V curve tracing for diode using the Agilent U2723A SMU
Introducing the latest evolutionary Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers with FTIR imaging microscope geared for high end reserach. Featuring one of the kind integrated FTIR imaging microscope technology catered for both material and biomaterial sector. The Varian 600 series is the next evolutionary step in FTIR imaging technology.
This video shows fatigue test conducted on springs with servo-hydraulic load frames-HA series from Zwick.
This video shows the installation and testing of Photometrics camera in NIS elements software.
This short video provides an overview of the IBIS Nanoindentation system from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories. It includes the technology and capabilities of the nanoindentation testing system.
This video shows the analysis process and full routine maintenance of analysis chamber of ARL iSpark optical emission spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows OBEF series of Open Emission Spectrometer from PANalytical.
If you are involved with the analysis of particles, powders, materials or pharmaceuticals, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is a revolution in scanning electron microscopy. It provides simple sample loading, immediate imaging and features automated image control. With rapid imaging, compact benchtop size, practical operation and affordable price, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is a must for your lab.
Post production inspection of parts produced by friction welding by American Friction Welding. Some tests include structural testing of the weld region and dimensional testing.
In this video Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy introduces Thermo Scientific PicoSpin 45 at Pittcon 2013.
In this video, VP, dean and professors of Georgia Institute of Technology’s share their experience in engineering lab partnership with Agilent Technologies.
In this Thermo scientific video Gilles Martin, founder and CEO of Eurofins talks about the growth in the field of bioanalytical testing.
Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology introduces us to the Scanning Kelvin Probe which measures the work function difference between a vibrating tip and the sample. It is suited to the analysis of such things as metals, electronic devices, patterned wafers, solar cells etc and can carry out similar functions to an AFM
This video shows Bruker’s latest and existing products showcased at Analytica 2014 in Munich.
This video shows Thermo Scientific AuDIT gold-plating detection technology developed for Thermo Scientific portable x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers, including the Thermo Scientific Niton XL2 precious metal analyzer.
This video shows the new Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) from TA Instruments which is ideal for characterizing binding interactions of biomolecules.
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.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, gives an introduction on the key concept k-space to two and three dimensions.
This video shows Kinexus, the next generation rotational rheometer platform from Malvern Instruments.
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.
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.
In this video, automation expert Dean Mulyk speaks about the Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific.
Demonstration three viscoelastic effects using a dyed polyvinyl solution crossed linked with sodium tetraborate. These effects are The Barus Effect, The Weissenberg Effect and The Kaye Effect
This video demonstrates how to set up and run a metal tension test according to ASTM E8 using ADMET's MTESTQuattro software.
This video demonstrates the lipstick cantilever test (TA-LC) using the CT3 Texture Analyzer from Brookfield Engineering.
This video shows the Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 multi angle light scattering detector from Malvern.
This video provides details on the “Introduction and Innovations in High Speed, Quantitative Nanomechanical Imaging” webinar presented on March 23, 2012 by Asylum Research co-founder, Dr. Roger Proksch.
This video shows how Alicona, a leader in advanced manufacturing machine tool technology verifies the quality of machinery using InfiniteFocus.
One of many examples of how C-Therm's (formerly Mathis Instruments) innovative sensor technology is put to use. Video animation of beta prototype system for thermal effusivity online measurement of powder processing in application of endpoint determination in powder blending (homogeneity).
This video compares the working of the Agilent InfiniiVision 3000 X-Series oscilloscopes with Tektronix MSO/DPO 3000 series.
This video show how to quickly configure the date and time in the new DV2T Viscometer or DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
In this interview with Dr. Debadeep Bhattacharya from Oxford Instruments he points out some of the applications of the MQC range of NMR instruments including oil and food analysis.
David Coler from PANalytical shows us through the AXIOS XRF (x-ray fluorescence) instrument that performs elemental analysis. It is suited to applications including industrial process control, in the cement, steel and petroleum industries, as well as research and development applications in both industry and academia.
This video briefly explains how to set and change passwords in DV2T viscometer and DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
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 LAQUATwin B-721 Pocket salt meter from Horiba. This Pocket salt meter is used for the direct measurement of micro-volume of salt in the food sample.
This video shows the working of MultiTest testing system from Mecmesin. It is the complete test solutions for exceptional accuracy and evaluation capability.
Automated sample handling for microscopy. Märzhäuser Slide Express is an innovative system for automated handling of slides and samples.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin’s advanced force gauge. This gauge is a hand-held, rugged digital force gauge which is used for tension and compression testing.
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.
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.
Mike Wolfe from Nikon Instruments, the distributor for the JEOL Neoscope JCM-5000 in North America and Canada demonstrates the capabilities if this compact benchtop scanning electron microscope (SEM), which is a natural extension from high end optical microscopes, but offers much better depth of field.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on a metal using an Instron universal testing machine or an extensometry solution.
Alan Wadsworth from Agilent Technologies explains what parametric measurement instruments are and their importance to the field of semiconductors, materials, nanodevices and solar cells.
A video by ADMET demonstrating flexural strength testing systems.
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.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek talks about the 2D MRI. The Terranova-MRI is used to perform two dimensional imaging experiments to practically demonstrate the k-space and imaging concepts.
This video shows innovative "Press 'n' Open" Ultra Guard door from Binder.
This video shows the EVOQ triple quadrupole mass spectrometer from Bruker. This EVOQ triple quadrupole for liquid chromatography (LC-TQ) is designed to quantify real samples in the fastest sample-to-report time possible.
This video shows the installation of EASYHEAT LI from Ambrell Induction. The EASYHEAT LI consist of a power box and work head.
In this video Nathan Henderson, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D2 PHASER, desktop X-ray powder diffractometer.
This video shows how the products are manufactured in the Addmaster.
In this video Immunohistochemistry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights the function of cryostats.
This video shows the new Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The Nano ITC is used for measuring protein and biomolecular binding.
This video shows 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.
his video shows the OmniMet™ MHT software from Buehler, which delivers automated microindentation hardness testing solutions.
This video shows the inauguration of HORIBA Europe Research Center. This state-of-the-art center will continue the long-held tradition of innovation that was started in 1819 with the establishment of HORIBA.
The Multiprep System is a semiautomatic instrument ideal the preparation of precise samples with tiny geometries for microscopic analysis. The sophisticated design, using specifically designed jigs, enables the MultiPrep is able to take the guess work out of polishing and prepare samples in a repeatable fashion.<
This video shows Dave Edwards, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, explaining the operation of the latest Virtuoso Vial Identification System.
Enrique Lozano from B&W Tek shows us their nanoRam, Raman spectrometer, a portable/handheld instrument that is simple to operate and provides results in seconds. It can be used to analyze powder, liquid and gel samples.
This video shows Jong Yoo, V.P. of Technology and Marketing at Applied Spectra, discussing the technology of laser ablation and why it is a green technology.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for environmental applications from Bruker.
This video demonstrates the safe operation of Instron Precision Series Manual Wedge Grips with a room temperature ratchet.
This video shows the demonstration of ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine by ADMET founder and CEO Richard Gedney.
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 shows Tim Stratton, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Scientific, talking about the advanced capabilities of the new Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer.
This video shows the flexural test performed by TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video shows advanced thermal night vision system FLIR MU-series. MU-series is an ultra long-range multi-sensor thermal night vision system.
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.
In this video Linda Lopez, Manager IC Marketing and Applications from Thermo Scientific talks about the High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE-PAD).
Alexander Seyfarth from Bruker AXS introduces us to the S8 Lion, a new XRF unit designed specifically for the cement industry. This is the latest in the S8 series and features multi-channel analysis, which provides much faster analysis compared to sequential analysis instruments.
This video from Imina Technologies illustrates the positioning of an optical fiber with a miBot micromanipulator over an LED that is electrically contacted by two other miBots. .
This video shows an Instron 9250 Dynatup impact test system equipped with an automatic specimen feeder for high through put testing.
In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.
This video shows tensile tester Mecmesin MultiTest. The MultiTest universal testers are designed for use directly within the manufacturing environment.
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.
Bruker’s MPA FT-NIR analyzer offers easy, reliable and cost-effective solutions for milk testing and dairy analysis.
This video shows the Ink Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering. The Ink Viscometer is a Waterbase Viscometer designed for the printing market.
This video shows the Handle-O-Meter (HOM) from Thwing-Albert. The surface friction and flexibility of sheeted materials such as toweling, tissue, film, textiles and nonwovens can be measured using HOM.
This 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.
This video shows Ken Miller from Thermo Scientific talking about the new generation of mass spectrometers: Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Quantiva, and TSQ Endura.
This video shows superior TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) design from TA Instruments. The Q500 is the world’s best selling thermogravimetric analyzer.
This video shows the ABB MB3600-CH10, a high performance laboratory FT-NIR analyzer designed for oil, fat and oleochemicals applications.
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.
This video from Anton Paar shows the stagnation plane produced by the MCR 702 TwinDrive in the counter-rotation mode.
This video demonstrates how to set up the QImaging camera in Linksys32 software from Linkam.
The innoRam Raman spectrometer from B&W Tek is the first Raman spectrometer to feature an integrated touch screen computer, but can also be used with an external computer. It is an extremely sensitive instrument with excellent resolution despite it's small size.
This video demonstrates the SisuROCK imaging system from Specim. SisuROCK is a fully automated hyperspectral imaging instrument for easy and high speed scanning of drill cores and other geological samples.
This video shows Fabio Masielllo, Product Manager at PANalytical, talking about the true multi-purpose research diffractometer, Empyrean.
This video demonstrates the overview of MultiTest-xt force testing system from Mecmesin. The MultiTest-xt is designed for conducting tensile and compression tests within the manufacturing environment.
This video shows the compression testing using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video illustrates the all-purpose and extremely flexible electro-mechanical testing actuator from Zwick Roell. The actuator can be integrated into testing equipments in various ways and is ideal for tensile and compression applications.
This video shows Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160 from Taber Industries.
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 demonstrates an impact test performed on a fiber-reinforced polymer matrix composite using Instron 9250 drop weight impact tester.
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.
In this video Peter Kilner, Global Strategic Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about tissue processing using STP 420ES.
n this video Linda Lopez, Manager IC Marketing and Applications from Thermo Scientific talks about the High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE-PAD).
Video by ADMET demonstrating a medical tube is pulled @ 40" per minute until it breaks to measure peak force and elongation. It is held in special grips designed to hold tubular specimens to avoid premature breakage caused from standard vise grips.
This video shows the interview of Dan Ayres, Managing Director from Oxford Instruments at Pittcon 2013.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer by performing a calibration check.
This video shows Anton Paar’s new autosampler unit MAS 24 designed for Monowave 300 microwave reactor.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on plastics using a clip-on extensometer from Instron.
This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.
This video shows the eXpert 5952 testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
This video shows testing of sintered metal specimens featuring a short clamped length from Zwick. The clamping length available for insertion in the sample is quite short.
KP Technology's Prof. Iain D. Baikie explains how a Kelvin Probe works.
The NHT2 Nanoindentation tester from CSM Instruments combines a nanoindenter and AFM in one compact, affordable, easy to use desktop unit. This version has been re-designed and now features liquid compatibility, a wider load range and multi sample capability. The use of two video cameras, proving a side view and a top view of the sample eliminate the need for an optical microscope.
This video carries a presentation by Malvern Instruments that describes how optical property selection can be made using the laser diffraction technology, following the guidance provided in ISO13320.
Silicon micromachined dimensional calibration artifact helps improve measurement accuracy for producing miniaturized devices such as fuel injectors, watch components, and inkjet printer parts as these high-volume parts are being manufactured.
This video demonstrates the Focus-Variation technique from Alicona. The Focus-Variation is an area based technique for 3D surface measurement in highest vertical resolution.
This video shows the interview of Michelle Bourke, Senior Product Manager from Oxford Instruments on plasma technology.
AZo.TV Interviews Dr. Jan Stefan Roell and Bill Becker from Zwick-Roell at the 21st Annual TextXpo 2012, in Ulm, Germany
This video shows how the Instron 3367 can be upgraded easily and efficiently from Zwick.
This video shows the compact HomeLab from Rigaku. It is specially designed for the researchers who want low maintenance and high performance diffractometer or X-ray system with extraordinary experimental flexibility.
This video provides details on Asylum Research’s webinar, “Smaller and Quieter: Ultra-High Resolution AFM Imaging”, presented by Dr. Jason Cleveland on February 22, 2012. It shows how miniaturization of cantilevers for AFM has maximized their resonant frequencies and minimized their thermal noise for noise measurements.
This video shows the control time-lapse, z series, z-stacks by Metamorph software from QImaging camera.
This video shows the interview of Meredith Conoley on Game changing Systems in EVOQ from Bruker.
Pittcon is the world's largest annual conference for laboratory science. If you are involved with, need to more about, need to find someone to perform or even just have an interest in any kind of testing or analysis, Pittcon is the destination for you. In 2012, the organizers expect to attract over 950 equipment manufacturers, distributors and service providers from 30 countries. The technical program will also include over 2000 sessions covering over 60 topics.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives an introduction to magnetic field homogeneity in NMR and MRI.
This video shows the operation and installation of Gas-less Educational 310 gas chromatograph (GC) with catalytic combustion detector (CCD) detector from Buck Scientific.
Dave Depasquale from Waters introduces us to their UPSFC system that utilizes supercritical fluid chromatography technology which builds on their well established UPLC technology. In doing so he shows us the various components to the system and their functions and outlines the advantages of the SFC technology over more conventional liquid chromatography technology.
Validating samples is a time consuming and expensive process when trying to track down defects and reasons for semiconductor failures. Optical microscopes were used to examine samples after each polishing stage, but they do not have the resolution to detect the small defects that are now being produced. With its small footprint, higher resolution and comparable price, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is the ideal alternative. It also offers faster sample analysis and imaging compared to many other scanning electron microscopes.
Mike Fogarty from Rheotek introduces us to their JETVISC kinematic viscometer which has been designed for testing aviation fuels, diesel fuels, hydraulic fluids, transformer oils and other similar materials.
This video shows Monowave 300, an advanced and high performance microwave reactor from Anton Paar. The instrument is particularly developed for small scale microwave synthesis applications in R&D laboratories.
This video shows the seatbelt tensile test performed using Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer on a seat belt.
This video from Horiba shows a brief presentation on how to understand dynamic light scattering data for particle size.
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications from Thermo Scientific, talking about the Chromeleon eWorkflow framework from Thermo Scientific.
This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with single QImaging camera.
This video shows how to achieve a fast and easy case depth utilizing automatic measurement.
This video demonstrates how Buck Scientific installs Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Grams/AI spectroscopy software for use in Infrared and UV/Visible spectrophotometers.
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 measurement of the tip cap torque. Medical device manufacturers rely on Zwick’s sophisticated testing machines and instruments.
A video showing the structure and function of the electron microscope (EM). It details all the different compartments of the electron microscope and the theory and principle of the electron microscope generate its images of various samples. A very detail and precise demonstration.
This video shows Dr. Klaus Lindpaintner, Chief Scientific Officer at Thermo Scientific, discussing the importance of latest innovations in mass spectrometry for research applications.
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.
Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority specializes in the characterization of fine powders and solid materials. Specifically we are experienced in providing particle size analysis, surface area and gas adsorption services, pore size and pore volume measurements, density determinations, and chemical adsorption services. We are a DEA-licensed, FDA-registered, cGMP/GLP-compliant contract analytical laboratory.
This video shows how to configure the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter according to individual users' preference.
Destructive analysis of a Transmission Core. Using the following equipment: Abrasimatic™ 450, Simplimet™ XPS1, EcoMet™ 250 Pro, OmniMet™ and Diamet Hardness Testing Software.
Dr. Steven Oldenburg of nanoComposix speaks to why he selected the C-Therm TCi for his thermal conductivity testing needs at zero gravity on-board a NASA aircraft.
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, Dan Raynor, Applications Lab Manager at Instron, elucidates how to eliminate the effect of load string compliance in a tensile test.
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 BBC news highlights about Addmaster. It says that the dirtiest hospitals in the country and health officials are facing the challenge of cleaning the hospitals but in vain.
This educational video series from B&W Tek illustrates the working of absorption spectroscopy.
This video shows the testing of the engine of the new F-35 Lightning fighter aircraft.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the biological growth in water. Dilutions in water at pH 7 are not for most elements but may be required to prevent chemical reactions of some of the compounds containing the element.
In this video Hema Downey, Incubation specialist talks about the Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10. It is the fastest incubator in the market.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a plastic pipe using ADMET’s eXpert 2600 series universal testing machine. The plastic pipe is tested according to ASTM D2412 standard.
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
Zwick 'roboTest R' handling system for automated testing of insulin pens with autoEdition2 automation software. Used in combination with testXpert® II testing software, the 'Expanded Traceability' option offers all the tools required to fulfil, in conjunction with organizational procedures and measures, the essential requirements stipulated by the FDA in 21 CFR Part 11 ('Electronic Records' and 'Electronic Signatures').
James May aka Captain Slow of Top Gear fame does some testing of materials used to build skyscrapers. In this video he first uses a mallet to impact test toughened glass. As the ultimate test, he tests the strength of a toughened glass panel using a Leyland mini. Watch the video to see which one wins.
This video shows 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.
This video shows vertical honing process with air sizing by Barnes HV-1000 machine from Lapmaster. The machine is designed for both general purpose and specialized applications.
This video from Photometrics shows the installation and configuration of Metamorph software in Princeton Instruments Pro-EM.
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.
This video shows Iain Mylchreest, VP Research and Development for Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry at Thermo Scientific, discussing the latest innovations in triple quad technology, particularly in the TSQ Quantiva and the TSQ Endura.
This video shows the ZHV30/zwicki-Line hardness testing machine from Zwick Roell. The ZHV30 is a fully automatic hardness tester with closed-loop technology.
Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with MTESTQuattro PC based testing software
This video shows the TrueFocus feature available in the SAXSpace nanostructure analyzer from Anton Paar.
This video shows Torrent sequencing systems from Thermo Scientific that sequence DNA using a semiconductor chip.
This video shows the fundamental operation of the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.
This video features an interview with Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
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 from Horiba shows Aqualog, an instrument that captures real-time analysis of Quinine Sulfate standard solution.
This video from C–Therm Technologies shows the holiday and New Year greetings from C–Therm team.
This video introduces Binder ovens specific to the application in laboratory research and industrial product and component testing.
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 how to set up and operate the Princeton Instruments Pro-EM camera in the Micro-Manager software in QImaging camera.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest P' with materials testing machine 2000 kN and materials testing machine 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate according to standards like (ISO 6892, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
This video from Photometrics teaches how to install the Thesycon stack.
Jeremy Warren Nanosight Zetasight instrument which offers an alternative method for determination of zeta potential to DLS. It differs from DLS in that it is able to measure zeta potential on a particle by particle basis so that it can determine the effect of particle size on zeta potential. As the Zetasight is a bolt on addition to the NS500, it is also able to measure the particle size of nanoparticles and produce particle size distribution data.
This video shows the remote control with display from Zwick Roell. It can be operated with one hand and is used as an operating panel.
A video demonstrating the compressive strength of concrete by ASTM Method C 39
This video shows OmniMet from Buehler, which delivers powerful image analysis possibilities combined with flexible database functionality.
The ASPEX Metal Quality Analyzer (MQA) has for years, been at the forefront of inclusion analysis in investigative work to determine castability issues and improve product quality. The control of inclusions relies on accurate knowledge about the phase changes and compositional relation of them under various chemical and thermal conditions during processing. Given the direct link between the inclusion content and steel production process, manufacturers of steel demand an analyzer that can operate under adverse conditions.
In this video experts form Bruker talks about the two-dimensional X-ray diffraction (XRD2) system.
This video shows a RetroLine modernization solution from Zwick Roell. An electromechanical testing machine is upgraded with the RetroLine solution.
This video demonstrates the functioning of Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel adhesive peel test. In this test, the relative peel resistance of adhesive bonds between flexible adhesives is determined through a T-type specimen with the help of a tension testing machine.
This video shows how the 3D characterization instrument from Alicona is used in the Optical surface metrology measurements.
This video shows high temperature testing using a 3 furnace carousel from Zwick.
This video shows the Multiwave ECO from Anton Paar. The Multiwave ECO is a quick and convenient microwave digestion system.
This video provides an introduction to the Spectro-Visc kinematic temperature bath viscometer by Spectro Inc which which is suited to the measurement of viscosities of various lubricants between 20-100°C.
PCE Instruments is your one stop shop for measuring instruments, test equipment, controls, scales and balances for industrial applications.
This video demonstrates a webbing tensile test using Admet’s eXpert 2655 universal testing machine. The eXpert 2655 testing machine is a floor-standing model having a maximum load capacity of 150kN. This testing machine is employed for 20,000 pound capacity webbings.
Ulf Nobbmann from Malvern Instruments shows us through the Zetasizer Nano, which uses dynamic light scattering to determine particle size, as well as being able to determine zeta potential.
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 Horiba shows the real-time display of polyethylene and the effects on the Raman spectra of a polyethylene film as a result of stretching.
This video shows the Zwick hardness testing machine, which is suitable for automated hardness testing.
Paul Stewart from United Testing Systems shows us their universal/tensile testing machines, pointing out such things as the various grips that can be used for different applications, different test specimens for tests such as tension, bend tesing and tear testing. He also shows us the Windows-based, USB user interface and let's us know what capacity machines they have available.
Video by ADMET demonstrating two pieces of nonwoven fiber joined at the edges by sewn thread are pulled apart at a constant rate of speed to measure the maximum peak force of the seam.
Chris Vander Tuuk from Olympus Scientific Equipment shows us the BX51, which is their flagship materials research microscope.
This video features an interview with Dipankar Ghosh, Director Marketing, Environmental & Food Safety – LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video demonstrates a bend/flex test performed on a pipe specimen using 1000HDX testing system from Instron.
This video shows the demonstration of Cytomat 10 given by Hema Downey. Thermo Scientific Cytomat 10 is a fully automated incubator and storage module for high-capacity cell growth and assay incubation.
An interesting video by Ocean Optics on the story behind the invention and usage of the all new Jaz spectrometer. An the amazing reward program from Ocean Optics for your old spectrometer.
This video shows Bowman Stor R&D Department, which is constant developing new filtration and absorbent materials for customers.
PANalytical's Brian Litteer takes us for a tour of their brand new XPert Pro MPD (multi purpose diffractometer) or x-ray diffraction (XRD) system that is suited to industrial and academic materials analysis applications.
This video shows 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.
This video shows an overview of CEAST 9050 tester from Instron. The CEAST 9050 impact pendulum is designed for determining the resilience of thermoplastic materials to impact.
This video from Agilent introduces the basic operations and studies the working principles of a CW and Doppler radar system.
This short video shows just how easy the TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is to use.
This video shows the tensile testing medical tubing and catheters using AutoX750 from Instron.
This video shows the searching and analyzing the test results by TrendTracker from Instron. The TrendTracker viewer provides an intuitive interface to search, display, and analyze results over time, and across multiple samples and test frames.
This video shows A325sc Infrared Camera from FLIR. These cameras are designed from the ground up to deliver the accurate thermographic imaging and repeatable temperature measurements needed in the research and science applications.
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.
This video demonstrates a ProGage thickness tester provided by Thwing Albert Instrument Company.
This video shows the working of Bose 3200 Series III test system. The Bose 3200 Series III test instrument offers new and improved features, providing unparalleled performance and versatility for challenging applications requiring low amplitude testing accuracy.
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 visualizes the Science Week organized by Pittcon in Philadelphia.
In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer.
This video shows the eXpert 1911 servo hydraulic testing machine from ADMET.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on a medical device using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
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 Prof. Mike Ashby Professor at Cambridge University gives an overview of the development of materials information technology, the work of Granta in this field, and its potential relationship to the Materials Genome Initiative.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures, discusses the matrix compatibility of mercury in HCl.
This video from Horiba Scientific shows the Raman image and the corresponding reflected light image of Si test structure.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for clinical applications from Bruker.
This video shows new Thermo Scientific Revco UxF Series. Revco UxF freezers deliver ultimate protection and optimum capacity for the most critical samples.
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
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 the Basic Force Gauge (BFG) from Mecmesin which is a rugged and reliable device ideal for industrial use. It has applications in almost any industry and can be used in three main ways.
Mickael Febvre shows us the Veeco Dimension Icon high performance atomic force microscope (AFM). With large sample stage it can perform measurements in a variety of atmospheres.
This video is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses the special requirements of the academia market.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of butter
Bruker's UMT Universal Mechanical Tester. The UMT is the "complete tribology lab" and provides macro, micro and nanoscale tests under real-world conditions. Talking to Bruker's Steve Shaffer and University of Sheffield's Mark Rainforth, they discuss the ease of use and the typical applications of the UMT.
This article by ADMET discusses foam tensile strength testing. A foam tensile strength test can be found in ASTM D3574 Test E which applies to slab, bonded, and molded flexible cellular urethane foams. There are many tests in this specification including tests for density, ball rebound, airflow, etc. However, the most common tests in the specification are the mechanical tests that can be performed on a universal testing machine such as indentation force deflection, compression force deflection and tear resistance. This article discusses Test E, the foam tension test.
This video shows the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter, an easy-to-use tool that can be employed by engineers and shop floor inspectors.
Mike Gilley from Micromeritics shows us the Gemini VII tat is being shown at Pittcon 2009 for the first time. The Gemini VII is a surface area and porosity measurement instrument.
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.
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.
In this video Dr. Katherine Bakeev, Director of Analytical Services from B&W Tek talks about the features of i-Raman EX Portable Raman Spectrometer at Pittcon 2013.
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 demostrates the functioning of Micromeritics Analytical Services’ PID Microactivity Reference Reactor.
This video illustrates an R&N test performed on a sheet metal using an Instron AVE (advanced video extensometer).
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.
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.
A video showing hardness testing being performed on a a tungsten ring and compared with hardness testing with platinum, titanium, white gold rings. Please remember not to try this on your wedding rings !!
This video shows Spinsolve Carbon from Magritek, which has outstanding resolution and unique sensitivity that enables the power of proton-carbon NMR in a benchtop instrument.
This video shows the interview of Fazer Anderson, Business Development Director from Oxford Instruments on Plasma Technology.
This video shows the single pass bore finishing process of hydraulic valve bodies by Barnes SSSP-1000 from Lapmaster.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on heart-shaped candies using an Instron compression tester.
This is the introduction video of the EVOQ Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer from Bruker at IMSC in Kyoto Japan.
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 was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about elemental and matrix compatibility issues with thorium and uranium in nitric acid.
Demonstration of a tensile strength and elongation test on rubber, elastomers and silicones using an Admet universal testing machine, according to ASTM D412.
The tear strength of thermoset rubbers, thermoplastic elastomers, and silicones can be measured according to specification ASTM D624. The test measures the strength required to initiate a tear in a material. D624 describes multiple different types of sample shapes that can be tested in a standard universal testing machine (tensile testing machine).
This video shows DELTA Handheld XRF Analyzer from Olympus. These DELTA XRF analyzers provide fast, non-destructive elemental analysis from Mg to U, from PPM to 100%.
This short video demonstrates the operation of the Spectro-Visc kinematic temperature bath viscometer from Spectro Inc. The instrument features ease of use, rapid sample measurement times and low maintenance. With a measurement time of 3-4 mins per sample, the Spectro-Visc is suited to high throughput labs.
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 test by ADMET peels rubber conveyor belting and measures the average peel force over a 5" section.
In this video Dr Arno Merkel from Xradia talks to about Xradia's products and technology Gary Thomas from AZoM at emc2012 in Manchester.
As consumers requires faster gadgets and instruments there is a need for more smaller faster chips. Lithography is the key to making chips smaller. A new technology called Immersion is making more powerful semiconductor chips using water in the production process. 8 million wafers has being produced by this method since 2008. Watch and find out how !!
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 shows Fatigue test on spinal implant with a Zwick servo-hydraulic testing machine (H10) according to ISO 12189, ASTMT 2077, ASTM F 2347
This video 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 the working of Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments. The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest generation of the world’s most popular particle sizing instrument.
John Guerin from Micromeritics shows us the AccuPyc II 1340 pycnometer, used for measuring the density of materials. John explains how the instrument works with the use of a schematic diagram.
This video shows the next generation of advanced laser marking workstations from FOBA.
This video demonstrates a four-point Flexure Test using Zwick Roell's zwicki-Line materials testing machine. The test is performed on corrugated card board according to DIN 53121 standards.
The MiniRam III from B&W Tek is a compact, portable Raman spectrometer with in-built power supply, computing power and touch screen interface. Robert Chimenti points out the main features and runs a demonstration, which shows how fast the instrument is to use.
Park Systems launched the NX10 atomic force microscope (AFM) recently and showed it for the first time at the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston. Mark Cyffka takes us for a tour of their all new AFM which is claimed to be the world's most accurate AFM.
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.
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 demonstrates an Izod impact test performed on a plastic specimen using CEAST 9050 impact pendulum from Instron.
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 provides an overview of Applied Spectra, who is a major supplier of laser-based analytical instruments.
This video shows Dean Mulyk, who is talking about the automated DNA/RNA extraction using Thermo Scientific’s Orbitor KingFisher instrument.
This video shows the easy-to-use and cryogen-free high-performance compact ICON MRI desktop system from Bruker.
This video shows the new ElectroForce 3200-ES (extended stroke) Series II test instrument from Bose.
The concept of viscosity is defined. Both Newtonian fluids and non-Newtonian fluids are considered as is the effect of temperature.
In this video Ronald Williams, President from Elvatech introduces ElvaX ProSpector, the latest XRF system handheld XRF Analyzers at Pittcon 2013.
ADMET is a major provider of testing systems for tension, torsion, flexure, compression, and biaxial testing. The floating roller peel test is designed to determine the average peel force of an adhesive or any other bonding agent. The floating roller is an easy and precise method to measure average peel force values. Other available peel tests are the 90 degree, T-Peel, and 180 degree.
The ICAP-Q ICPMS from Thermo Scientific is a new instrument that has been designed from the ground up that not only provides ease of use, but also easy maintenance. While the software interface makes the instrument easy to drive other features such as the redesigned Q-Cell collision cell help increase productivity by a factor of 2 over other ICPMS systems as well as improving sensitivity by 3 to 4 times.
A video clip showing the current, near term and future applications of Rapid Prototyping in the medical industry.
This video shows how to measure the height of different sized bottles while performing a top-load or crush test at the same time with the help of MultiTest-xt from Mecmesin.
This video shows the Thermo Scientifics’ Center of Excellence for Molecular Biology located in Vilnius, Lithuania provides comprehensive state of art services from ides through packaging to built.
This video shows Mecmesin’s precision test instruments and systems that are ideal for the packaging industry. Mecmesin specializes in force and torque test instruments that are reliable, precise and cost-effective.
This video shows the basic calibration of the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.
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.
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 from Addmaster shows prize draw for two Aquapure Traveller's from pure hydration.
The 240-7B Alfa Laboratory Sample Cutter from Thwing-Albert is a pneumatic air operated cutting machine used for sample preparation. It is used for cutting materials such as paper, cardboard, plastic, film, rubber, textiles, nonwovens, metal foils etc. This short video provides a demonstration of how easy the instrument is to operate.
This video demonstrates the impact test performed on the plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
This video shows torsion testing on Luer Lock fittings from Zwick. Torsion testing machines are utilized in almost all branches of industry to carry out rotary angle measurements on materials and components over a defined torque range.
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.
In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific highlights the ultimate chromatographic performance of the Accucore HPLC (high-performance liquid chromatography) columns.
This video shows hardening of fastener tips by induction heating. Ambrell EASYHEAT 1kW induction heating system is used to heat the fasteners.
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.
In this video, Dean Mulyk talks about the VALet microplate mover from Thermo Scientific. The VALet combines hardware, the Momentum scheduling software, and integrated Thermotor technology.
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.
A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.
In this video David Glutz, application specialist from Thermo Scientific talks about the Gallery™ plus automated photometric analyzer.
This video from Photometrics shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows the benefits of using the first light sheet microscope system designed to capture fluorescently labeled live embryos.
Ron Lutz from the Cannon Instrument Company introduces us to the PolyVISC system which is used by polymer and petrochemical companies in research and development and quality control applications.
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.
The Hiden CATLAB is a catalyst characterisation and microreactor system designed to make the analysis of catalysts rapid and simple.
This video demonstrates how to set up a QImaging camera in Micromanager in a PC.
This video shows the testing of con-rod and fasteners using Vibrophore from Zwick Roell.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A1.
This video by ADMET demonstrates how to set up a simple Surgical Suture Tensile Strength Test and show Energy at Break, Extension at Max Load and Max load.
This video shows the MCR 702 TwinDrive rheometer from Anton Paar. In this rheometer rheological tests can be performed with two torque transducers and drive units.
This video shows the advanced AURIGA Compact FIB-SEM. Users can leverage the proven Carl Zeiss CrossBeam technology and integrate high resolution imaging with the milling performance of the focused ion beam.
Last part of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
This video shows Thermo Fisher Scientific partners with Life Technologies to release IonTorrent systems and the future of DNA sequencing.
This video shows ABB’s high-performance FT-NIR laboratory analyzer specifically developed for biodiesel applications.
This video shows concrete test hammer, which was invented by Ernst Schmidt and introduced by Proceq.
John Treadgold from Carl Zeiss NTS shows us the main features and specifications of the Sigma VP (Variable Pressure) scanning electron microscope (SEM). He covers its capabilities, including options for detectors etc and its ease of use and user interface as well as the ability to integrate the SEM with Carl Zeiss optical microscopes.
The Dektak 150 Surface Profilometer from Veeco uses stylus profilometry technology, which is the accepted standard for surface topography measurements.
The EM TIC 3X Milling System surpasses conventional slope cutting instruments. It can mill at high rates, cut broad and deep into the sample, and create smooth surfaces resulting in high-quality cross-sections of almost any material, quickly and easily.
This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on medical tubing using an Instron model XL (long travel) extensometer.
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 Charpy impact testing of notched plastic specimens using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
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.
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 characterization of two watchfaces with GoldXpert XRF Analyzer from Olympus.
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 Mecmesin M500E tester which provides an affordable solution for tensile and compression testing up to 500N.
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 video shows the measurement of grey scale value by using the Mean Variance calculator from Photometrics.
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.
The new 5th generation MiniFlex is a general purpose benchtop X-ray diffractometer that can perform qualitative and quantitative analysis of polycrystalline materials.
This video demonstrates the puncture impact test performed on rigid plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
The alpha 300R Plus from WITec is a confocal Raman microscope with two scanning systems, a coarse motorized stage for large areas and a piezo stage for fine, sub nanometer adjustments. It is capable of producing 3 dimensional optical and chemical information and features optical components that are all coupled by optical fibres. It is also able to have an AFM added to increase its resolution to the sub-nanometer level.
This video shows the functioning of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills come with a standard funnel for inserting bulky samples at full length.
Tony Torsell from Anter Corporation shows us their Flashline Series of thermal property analyzers. These intruments can measure properties such as thermal diffusivity, specific heat capacity and thermal conductivity using laser flash or xenon flash techniques.
This video demonstrates how the Innov-X portable handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer can be used to analyze wood-based materials in the field, eliminating the need for costly and timely laboratory testing. In particular the XRF analyzer can test for wood treated with preservatives that contain elements such as arsenic, copper and chromium on the spot.
This video shows Asylum Applications Scientist Dr. Irène Revenko giving a brief demonstration on how to use the AFM for biological applications.
This video introduces JSM-IT300 scanning electron microscope from JOEL.
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 Zwick roboTest P is an automated system for tensile testing of metal specimens up to about 50mm thick, in particular heavy hot rolled plates. The system is demonstrated in this video and main features pointed out.
In this video Mr. Svenerik Bäckman from D-lab, a contract laboratory in Degerfors, Sweden talks about the new design and ease-of-use of the ARL iSpark OES spectrometer from Thermo Scientific which is used for quality metals analysis
This video 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.
In this video from Nanosurf Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros ETH Zurich (Switzerland) talk about the FluidFM technology and its applications.
This could the be world's tiniest pancake that was created using a Linkam THM600 microscope temperature control stage.
This video shows Vidisco’s portable X-ray system that is used in non-destructive testing, security and veterinary applications.
In this video Rikki McDermott, Technical Sales Support Specialist from Quantachrome Instruments talks about the 3G porometer.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of apples
Hiden Analytical's Mark Buckley explains the operation and capabilities of the Hiden EQP mass spectrometer which is used for plasma characterisation. It is typically used by process development engineers and research technicians to optimise plasma conditions for the manufacture and fabrication of new and novel devices.
This video shows the Hach MET ONE 3400 Simply Paperless particle counter from Hach. It eliminates data errors and helps in saving significant amount of time and money.
Nikolay Novozhilov from NT-MDT takes us for a tour of their SOLVER NEXT AFM/SPM. he shows us how easy it is to change from AFM to SPM, as well as demonstrating the software control system and how easy it is to scan a sample.
This video shows the confocal scanning combined with optical particle manipulation and the multiple degrees of freedom offered by JPK's NanoTracker™ system.
This video shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.
This video shows Anton Paar’s MCP 100 Polarimeter specifically designed for pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food and chemical industries.
This video shows the performance, versatility and configurability of PIKE MIRacle.
This video shows PepFinder Software from Thermo Scientific. The software provides perfect identification, in-depth characterization and relative quantitation of biotherapeutic proteins.
This video shows friction properties testing on spaghetti packaging using the zwicki-Line testing machine from Zwick Roell.
Janie Dubois from Malvern Instruments takes us for a tour of the Morphologi G3 particle characterization system. The Morphologi G3 is a microscope based system that analyzes particles based on actual images.
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 t-plot calculation by Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
Video demonstration by C-Therm showcasing TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer.
This video shows the cyclic and static tests for external skeletal fixation devices from Zwick Roell.
This video shows the automated specimen handling system from Instron. Plastic materials and thin films can be tested using this system.
Chris Vander Tuuk then shows us through Olympus’ latest instrument, the LEXT laser confocal microscope. The LEXT features a 5 objective turret with objectives from 120 to 14400 times magnification. The standard stage has a travel of 150x150mm, but can be adapted to cater for 300mm wafers.
This video demonstrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 fatigue testing system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system performs the Constant Force Pounding test on a sample of urethane foam.
This video shows installation of screen protector in DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows the silicon-based microelectronics with micromachining technology (MEMS) from Oxford Instruments.
This video shows the end measurement by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer perfectly matched into its optical design.
This video shows the MB3600-CH10, a FT-NIR analyzer for oleochemicals applications from ABB.
This video shows the Trailer for Anton Paar's video channel. Anton Paar has launched a video channel to promote the products directly to the consumers.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machines 1200 kN and 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate for tests according to standards like (ISO 6892,ASTM E8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
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 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.
This video shows eXpert 8602 axial-torsion testing machine equipped with MTESTQuattro software from ADMET.
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 compares the DPO7000C oscilloscopes from Tektronix with Agilent Infiniium 9000 Series oscilloscopes.
This video shows the hard sealing application that utilizes the critical RF bond technology from Ambrell.
This video shows the TouchControl option in XRF from Bruker. The TouchControl consistently favors easy, intuitive operation.
This video shows the ASTM D638 microtensile test from ADMET. A universal tensile testing machine is needed to carry out this test.
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.
David Larson from Brookfield Engineering demonstrates the simple operation of the DVII+n Pro Viscometer, which is the latest version of their most popular instrument.
This video shows the usage of Thermo Scientifics’ portable analytical instruments for quality initiatives.
The innovative MicroActive reporting software - DFT 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.
This video educational video series from B&W Tek shows introduction to Spectroscopy. Comparison of the portable and handheld unit of the Raman Spectroscopy is also demonstrated.
Paul Stewart from United Testing Systems demonstrated the ASTM D412 tension test on a rubber sample. He runs the test to determine the ultimate tensile strength of the material, demonstrates software control of the instrument and shows the results from the tension test.
In this video Jonathan Giencke, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D8 DISCOVER XRD.
This tutorial illustrates the installation of Instron Bluehill 3 materials testing software. Bluehill 3 is the newest version of Bluehill software and is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.
This video shows the Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services (MPS), which is used for characterizing the physical properties of pharmaceutical materials, medical devices, nutraceuticals, and other FDA-regulated products.
This video shows the advanced XRF standardless analysis performed by the PANalytical’s Omnian on Epsilon 3 XL - EDXRF benchtop spectrometer.
In this video Katherine Bakeev, from B&W Tek talks about Portable Raman Spectrometer.
This video shows the surface preparation and analysis of turbine blade from Buehler.
This video demonstrates how the B&W Tek NanoRam Raman spectrometer makes fast and easier raw material identification in the pharmaceutical industry.
This video shows Jong Yoo from Applied Spectra explaining the different types of techniques in laser ablation.
This video shows the short clamping-length specimen grips from Zwick Roell. The short clamping-length grips are used for testing sintered metal specimens.
This video shows the operation and installation of Buck Scientific’s Accusys 211 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer with the CyberLink PowerDirector 9.
This is a video course on the strength of materials. The video provides fundamentals to understanding the strength of materials. A good insight into the fundamental knowledge.
This video illustrates the real time absorbency of red diesel oil mixed with water from Bowman.
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 the CS844 elemental analyzer from LECO. This elemental analyzer designed for wide-range measurement of carbon and sulfur content of primary steels, ores, finished metals, ceramics, and other inorganic materials using the combustion technique.
This video shows the test conducted on the bone-screws using multiple embedding device from Zwick.
The MicroActive reporting software - BJH Silica from Micromeritics report helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.
Mark Bumiller from Horiba shows us their latest addition, the SZ-100, nanoparticle size analyzer/characterization system. It is suited to analyzing particles in the sub-micron range. The SZ-100 uses dynamic light scattering (DLS) technology to look at brownian motion to measure particle size.
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.
This video from shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in QImaging camera.
This video shows the MB3600-CH30, a FT-NIR laboratory analyzer for biodiesel applications from ABB.
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 shows the tensile test on construction steel with videoXtens extensometer from Zwick Roell.
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 shows the criteria to be followed to choose the FLIR camera.
This video shows quick steps on how to obtain a viscosity reading on a Brookfield Viscometer.
This video shows flexure testing of plastics to ISO178 using the AutoX750 from Instron.
This video shows a brief overview on Micromeritics’ Microactivity Effi liquid gas separator.
This video demonstrates a burst test performed on tissue papers using a universal testing machine from Zwick Roell.
In this video Bruker introduces new benchtop FOURIER 60 FT-NMR spectrometer.
This video shows the quick demonstration of the components which are included in the QImaging camera box.
In this video Eric Rufe, Sales Application Manager from Bruker talks about the Multi-mode 8 atomic force microscopy.
This video shows Zwick materials testing machine (Zwicki-Line) with testing software testXpert II
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 displays Mecmesin’s Combi Cork-I for testing bottle stoppers and corks in high value spirit bottles. The sealing characteristics of a stopper are determined by measuring the extraction force and torque simultaneously using the AFTI (advanced force or torque indicator).
A video demonstration of showing the process involved in Cr2O3 thermal plasma spraying.
This video shows the SBS-8400, which is an improved version of Megger’s TORKEL 840 battery load tester.
This video from Elastocon shows fogging test. This procedure is used to determine the windscreen fogging especially in vehicles.
This video shows the MET ONE 3400 portable air particle counter from Hach that is specifically designed for cleanroom applications.
A video demonstrating different automated testing systems for tensile, bend and impact tensile tests on seven different types of plastics
This video shows the hardness testing of heat-treated crankshaft using Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler.
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 explains the principles governing laser diffraction particle sizing. The presentation by Malvern Instruments illustrates how a laser diffraction measurement is performed and how particle size distributions are determined.
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.
This video shows the product demonstration of SAXSpace from Anton Paar. It is a new nanostructure analyzer based on small- and wide-angle X-ray scattering (SWAXS).
This video shows the control time-lapse, stage, wavelengths, z series, and stream acquisitions or even run journals by Metamorph software in QImaging camera.
This video features an interview with Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video from Mecmesin demonstrates how the MultiTest-xt force testing system is used to measure the force required to shift the plunger on medical syringes.
This video shows the Archimedes Particle Metrology System from Malvern Instruments.
Standardless XRF analysis using the Omnian/MiniPal4 portable x-ray fluorescence analyzer from PANalytical.
This video shows the product description of GF135 advanced diagnostics thermal mass flow controllers from Brooks Instrument.
This video shows functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Linear Abraser Model 5750. It is suitable for material properties of contoured or flat surfaces and finished products.
This video demonstrates a puncture strength test on a dual-column universal testing machine like tensile / compression tester from ADMETTestSystems. This test is conducted to determine the puncture resistance of any material such as textiles, elastomers, films, etc.
This video shows Tim Stratton from Thermo Scientific discussing about new software innovations that take structural ID and mass spec analysis to the next level.
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 shows the Titan S/TEM (scanning/transmission electron microscope) from FEI. Titan is the first and only S/TEM designed to deliver ground-breaking results.
This video from Asylum Research shows individual defects moving around in 2D crystal.
This video demonstrates Malvern Instruments’ Spraytec laser diffraction particle size system, which is ideal for characterization of aerosol and spray droplet. Spraytec offers accurate particle size measurements in the 0.1 to 2000 µm range.
This video shows the heating of a bracelet using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW induction heating system.
This educational video explains how the FTIR or fourier transform infrared test technique works, what can be determined and how it can be used to characterize materials. Read More

Interview with Bill Becker, Industry Manager Aerospace, Zwick USA at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses trends in aerospace testing.
This video shows that Rigaku was one of the sponsors of opening ceremony of the Year of Crystallography 2014.
The TechCut 5 Precision Sectioning Machine from Allied High Tech Products is a programmable sectioing saw suited for sample preparation. It can cut a wide variety of materials and sizes. Microprocessor control allows the user to control parameters such as feed rate, distance and force and cutting depth. The system can also automatically adjust to changes in cutting conditions such as changes in section or composition.
This video shows the award winning photograph of oscillating microtubule bundles in physical science category, which was taken by Stephen DeCamp.
This video shows Rigaku PlateMate, a neutral-designed adapter that allows in-situ crystal screening for MRC2 or Greiner low-profile crystallization plates on Rigaku 4-circle AFC11 partial chi goniometers.
In this video Ray O’Neill talks about the energy efficient metal hot zones from Plansee.
This video illustrates the direct rock sampler field kit from Thermo Scientific. The direct rock sampler kit offers a unique solution for on-site XRF analysis in mining.
This video shows the Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss Microscopy.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific FastDigest enzymes. These enzymes are an advanced line of restriction enzymes that create a new standard in DNA digestion.
This video shows the Diamond Anniversary of Buehler. Experts from Beuhler look back to initial support given to the metallography industry in Chicago.
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 global introduction of Bruker CAM's EVOQ LC-TQ (liquid chromatography-triple quadrupole) mass spectrometers at JASIS 2012 in Tokyo.
ASTM D412 (D 412) covers the tensile properties of thermoset rubbers and thermoplastic elastomers. The specification describes two test methods, A and B. Method A is common and can be performed on a universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). If you are going to perform this test, you should read the entire specification from ASTM. This is a quick summary by ADMET to decide if this test is right for you, and to point out what equipment you need to perform the test.
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.
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 from Carl Zeiss shows a 3D representation of reconstructed Multiview recordings of a Drosophila embryo expressing fluorescently tagged BAC clone (GFP).
This video shows the contrAA Series – High-Resolution Continuum Source AAS from Analytik Jena.
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".
Peter LaPuma from Bruker AXS takes us for a tour of the new flag ship D8 Discover X-Ray Diffractometer (XRD). One of the key features to this XRD is the easy exchange optics that can be swapped in just seconds and any change is both auto-detected by the system and is self aligning, requiring no special tools to do so. This allows rapid swapping of configurations.
This video shows the optical 3D InfiniteFocus microscope from Alicona.
Peter Bouza from Micromeritics demonstrates the Particle Insight particle shape analyzer. It is a dynamic instrument that uses flow through image analysis.
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.
In this video Robert McGreger, Global Marketing Manager, Brookfield Engineering Laboratories talks about the affordable instruments for quality control tests.
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 shows TSQ Product Manager, Mary Blackburn, discussing two new triple quad products, the Thermo Scientific TSQ Endura and the TSQ Quantiva triple-stage quadrupole mass spectrometers.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
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.
Sean Gasparovic shows us the Keyence VHX-1000 fully integrated digital microscope system. It includes an optical system designed specifically to work with a CCD, with magnification from 0.1X to 5000X
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.
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 shows the Bluehill 3 materials testing software with new Expression Builder feature. Bluehill 3 is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.
This video from ADMET shows the sponge rubber foam is tested using ASTM D 1056 compression defection test.
In this video Dayana Argoti, Analytical Chemist talks about her work in Thermo Fisher Scientific BRIMS (Biomarker Research Initiatives in Mass Spectrometry) Center.
A tutorial video showing how to get started with your new Ocean Optics spectrometer. The video shows how to get started with the unique software SpectraSuite for your spectromet
This video shows tensile testing of elastomers and rubber to ASTM D412 and ISO 37 standards using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron.
This video from ADMET shows the basics of conducting ASTM D695 rigid plastic compression testing.
This video from Thermo Scientific shows how choosing an appropriate autosampler vial is important for successful analysis of pyrethroid pesticides at low levels.
This video detail the proper setup for taking Raman measurements using the Ocean Optics Q65000 Spectrometer. Once setup is complete it takes you through the steps of performing a basic Raman measurement using a Ramen spectrometer.
This video shows how neat SILEXA absorbs Oil from water due to its incredible water repellent properties from Bowman.
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.
ASPEX has developed the industry's only totally integrated solution for the automated detection, identification, and characterization of micron-level debris in automotive manufacturing and cleansing operations, the AQC. Manufacturers have come to understand that particles smaller than can be seen by their current optical and gravimetric inspection techniques can impact production—particles that are easily be identified and characterized by the AQC.
This presentation video shows different dispersion techniques and considerations for powders. This also gives an idea about the selection of best solvent, surfactant selection, effects of ultrasound and steps to stabilize the dispersion.
This video outlines the configuration and uses of the RGB slider module from QImaging.
This video shows the LAQUAtwin B-712 Pocket pH meter from Horiba. It is a waterproof pH meter with a large LCD display.
A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile strength testing systems.
In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the issues in nitric acid, hydrofluoric acid and osmium.
This video shows N6466A MOST compliance testing using Agilent Oscilloscope. Agilent’s MOST compliance application will help to validate physical layer compliance quickly and easily without having to be an expert.
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.
This video from Ambrell shows the heating of gear to a temperature for shrink fitting application.
This video shows Mike Kupszta from Yokogawa Corporation of America providing a brief product demonstration on the Yokogawa WT1800 digital power analyzer.
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 flammability test conducted on SILEXA Media from Bowman.
Scott Bergeron from Buck Scientific takes a few minutes to point out the key features of their Accusys 211 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer with graphite furnace option. The graphite furnace option can be added to any of their 210 and 211 series AAS instruments.
This video shows the test conducted to check the capability of Thermo Scientific ARL iSpark OES spectrometer PMT and CCD detectors for analysis of their low alloy steel matrix by Mr. Jean-Claude Lopez, General Manager of ArcelorMittal Atlantique and Lorraine Laboratories in France.
Quantachrome demonstrates the Sieving Riffler, which is designed for producing representative samples from significant quantities of materials.
This video shows the MB3600-CH20, a FT-NIR chemicals analyzer from ABB. This chemical analyzer is used for the analysis of polyols, ethoxylates, glycols, urethanes and general chemicals.
This video shows Zetasizer Nano from Malvern, which provides both exceptionally high performance and entry level systems that incorporate combinations of a particle size analyzer, zeta potential analyzer, molecular weight analyzer, protein mobility and microrheology measurements.
Testing a composite bicycle wheel in a real life scenario. Watch and see if the wheel survives unscathed after a heavy impact with a sharp concrete block.
This video shows the working of surtronic roundness measurement systems from Taylor Hobson.
Thermo Scientific Niton are manufacturers of handheld and portable XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzers. This video includes testimonials from some of their customers who tell us about how fast and easy their handheld XRF analyzers are to use, as well as how they have been able to save them money at the same time and in turn benefit their businesses.
This video from Bruker shows the molecular imaging center at the University of Torino which is one of the leaders in NMR, MRI, ultrasound, and particle imaging.
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 visualizes the exhibition held at Pittcon. This exhibition is the part of the annual global conference and expo for laboratory science.
This video shows collection and preparation tools from Thermo Scientific that deliver a full Lab-to-Field Solution for XRF analysis in the field.
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.
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 operation of the QImaging QIClick camera in CellSens software.
This video illustrates how Bluehill 3 materials and components testing software from Instron can help you perform the test and achieve the expected results.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for pharmaceutical applications from Bruker.
This video of secret lab footage from SciAps shows the Z-500 handheld LIBS analyzer rapidly and easily identifying a variety of common aluminum alloys.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest P' with materials testing machine 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate.
This video illustrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system measures the recovery time of a sample of viscoelastic foam (memory foam).
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of cheese.
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 a live telecast of Pittcon 2009 at which Thermo Scientific exhibited its next-generation Handheld XRF.
This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a paper cup using a compression testing system from Instron.
This video shows the ABB MB3600-CH20, which is a FT-NIR chemical analyzer designed for Ethoxylates, Polyols, Urethanes, Glycols and related chemicals.
This video shows the XRD diffractogram of Silicium powder from Inel. curved position sensitive detectors enable diffraction experiments to be made on powders, solids and liquids in real time.
This video shows a demonstration of a computer tomography analysis system from PANalytical. In this demonstration the system is able to show the differences between a genuine and counterfeit Viagra tablets.
This video shows the third of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on reflection spectroscopy. Description and demonstration of specular reflection using mirrors are discussed in detail
This video demonstrates the in-situ reaction monitoring by MB3000 FT-IR laboratory analyzer from ABB.
This video shows Tim Stratton discussing the dynamic features of the next-generation Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the compression testing of spring from Mecmesin. Mecmesin force testing software is used to measure compression of spring as the part of the Quality Control program.
Demonstration of the ease of operation of the inXitu Terra portable x-ray diffraction (XRD) system.
The SurPASS from Anton Paar is an electrokinetic analyzer used for zeta potential measurement. The principle of operation is described graphically and areas of application mentioned.
This video shows the imaging of micropipette tip at an IVF (in vitro fertilization) clinic with a jackhammer noise.
This video takes you through the steps of shutting down a Brookfield Viscometer and arranging services that are required if the machine needs it.
A tutorial by Ocean Optics demonstrating the basics to teh SpectraSuite software for use with spectrometer. This step by step video guide is very comprehensive for any level user on the use of the SpectraSuite software package.
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Product Application Manager at Thermo Fisher, explaining the latest electrochemical detector that employs multiple coulometric electrodes in sequence with each electrode having a special potential setting.
This video from Anton Paar shows TrueSWAXS, a special feature of the SAXSpace nanostructure analyzer for small-angle X-ray scattering (SAXS) and wide angle X-ray scattering (WAXS) measurements at scattering angles up to 80° 2Ѳ.
This video from Admet shows the eXpert 7600 Single Column Testing Machine that performs ASTM D4833 puncture testing.
The New Boeing 747 with the Airborne Laser (ABL) can track and destroy any intercontinental missles. The laser can be shot hundreds of kilometres. The aircraft is covered with IR sensors to detect any missile launch.
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.
Does everything weigh the Same across the Globe? KERN Finds out if this is true.
This video demonstrates the usage of magnetic C-mounts in QImaging cameras.
Vincent Larat from Horiba explains how the XploRA Raman spectrometer works and provides us with a real time demonstration of how the system works.
The Sensys Evo is a versatile thermal analyzer that can be used as a Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) or for thermogravimetry (TG). It uses a highly sensitive sensor that ensures as much heat is detected as possible and is suited to applications where mass/heat changes need to be detected.
In this video Tom McNutly, Vice President & General Manager from Rigaku talks about the Miniflex 600 benchtop XRD instrument at Pittcon 2013.
The Scion Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometers (GC/MS) is the winner of the Laboratory Equipment Readers Choise Award for 2012. Rohan Thakur from Bruker tells us about their single and triple quadrupole GC/MS systems and points out some of their key features.
This video shows the top-load testing using Mecmesin’s MultiTest-xt for crushing tests, top load testers and top loads. This testing is employed for measuring the resistance of the containers to a point of compression load during deformation.
his video shows Jenny Olsen, Senior Product Manager, discussing the latest innovations from Thermo Scientific.
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.
Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their SpectroFTIR Alpha Q410 oil analyzer. This compact instrument has been specifically designed for looking at oil and fuel samples.
Splitting powder samples into representative samples quickly and easily using the Quantachrome Micro Rotary Riffler.