Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos

Materials Testing and Characterisation Videos
Dave Shepard from Netzsch Instruments MMC 274 Nexus Multi Module Calorimeter. It is suited to liquids and battery materials. The instrument can employ different modules depending on what type of measurement is required. Modules that can be supplied can perform measurement akin to differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), accelerating rate calorimetry and very fast tracking, to simulate runaway heating.
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.
A video clip demonstrating the use of robotics in an automated concrete testing.
This video shows flexure testing of plastics to ISO178 using the AutoX750 from Instron.
This video from shows the installation of PCI or PCI express FireWire card in QImaging camera.
In this video Brad Dodrill of Lake Shore, provides an explanation of traditional Hall measurements.
The REVETEST Xpress is a cost effective solution for Industrial and Quality Control (QC) applications. This instrument provides measurement of adhesion, hardness and scratch resistance with a very user-friendly, intelligible interface.
This video shows Dr Andrew Byrd from the National Cancer Institute discussing the significance of Bruker NMR in cancer research at ICMRBS 2014.
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 illustrates a flexural test performed on a fiber-reinforced concrete beams using a universal testing machine from ADMET.
In this video Tom McNutly, Vice President & General Manager from Rigaku talks about the Miniflex 600 benchtop XRD instrument at Pittcon 2013.
This video shows the ASTM D638 microtensile test from ADMET. A universal tensile testing machine is needed to carry out this test.
This video shows Dr. Christian Griesinger, a professor from the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, explaining the significant role Bruker NMR plays within his research.
The Dimension V from Veeco combines an atomic force microscope (AFM) with a nanomechanical tester. This is achieved using a specifically designed probe. It is able to measure properties such as stiffness, adhesion and energy dissipation as well as provide the imaging capabilities of an AFM.
A video by ADMET showcasing popular testing standard for those needing to determine the breaking strength and elongation of woven, nonwoven, and felted fabrics and textiles.
This video shows the S2 PICOFOX from Bruker, which is the world's first portable benchtop spectrometer for fast quantitative and semi-quantitative multi-element microanalysis of liquids, suspensions, solids and contaminations using the principle of total reflection X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (TXRF).
This video shows the significance of single and multiple reflection ATR sampling, and how to examine appropriate configuration for powders as well as low-concentration component samples.
This video shows how InfiniteFocus from Alicona is used for components of micro manufacturing.
This video demonstrates the functioning of XOS HD Mobile Analyzer designed for detecting and measuring regulated elements present in consumer products.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magnitek gives an introduction on Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
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.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 20 kN for bending tests on composite materials according to standards.
This video from Asylum Research shows individual defects on the cleavage plane of calcite image using Cypher AFM.
A video illustrating how to take reflection measurements with your spectrometer using the Ocean Optics SpectraSuite software package. This tutorial takes you on a step by step process including required instruments, environmental conditions and how to analyze your data.
In this video Graham Rothon Managing Director of Pace International gives the overview of the company, its products, service portfolio and its expansions on markets and application in this sector.
This video shows Jenny Olsen, Senior Product Manager, talking about the new Prelude SPLC System from Thermo Scientific.
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.
This video shows Neal Kitchen, an immunoassays expert, explaining about the Slide-A-Lyzer Dialysis Cassettes designed by Thermo Scientific for buffer exchange and protein sample dialysis.
This video demonstrates a ProGage thickness tester provided by Thwing Albert Instrument Company.
Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology shows us their Ultrahigh Vacuum Kelvin Probe. It is used for measuring changes in a sample's surface such as may be the case when a coating is employed, due to temperature changes and can be adpated for use with semiconductors.
This video shows changing of taps in EASYHEAT from Ambrell. The EASY is switched on and the main menu appears.
This video illustrates the tensile testing on high-strength yarns with ZwickRoell’s materials testing machine. This single column testing machine is ideal for compression, cyclic and tensile testing up to 5kN.
This video demonstrates the in-situ reaction monitoring by MB-Rx FT-IR laboratory analyzer from ABB.
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 the Insitec online particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments. Insitec is designed to withstand the rigors of the process environment.
This video shows Massimo Santoro, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest Trace 1310 Auxiliary Oven and other new gas chromatography tools developed for fast and precise petrochemical analysis.
This video demonstrates how Malvern’s OMNISEC GPC/SEC system can be used to measure natural and synthetic polymers. The system is capable of measuring molecular weight, structure and intrinsic viscosity of polymers, and provides essential data to improve product properties, maintain product quality, and develop new materials.
This 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 tensile testing of sound deadening materials used in construction industry using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-i tensile tester.
This video shows Spectro Scientific’s Q6000, a portable fuel dilution meter (fuel sniffer) designed for use in the lab or in the field to measure fuel contamination in engine oil.
This demonstration shows how to perform Rockwell Hardness tests on components of a Mauser rifle and how these tests are used in the quality control and restoration of firearms.
This video shows the precious metal analyzer Niton DXL from Thermo Scientific.
In this video, Agilent Technologies redefines the oscilloscope experience with the InfiniiVision 4000 X-series DSO and MSO models.
This video shows high temperature testing using a 3 furnace carousel from Zwick.
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific runs a demonstration, showing how quickly the Niton XL2 handheld XRF analyzer can be used to determine the composition of stainless steel samples.
This video shows the functioning of Malvern Instruments’ MicroCal PEAQ-ITC, a high-sensitive isothermal titration calorimeter designed for studying biomolecular interactions. The PEAQ-ITC delivers exceptional sensitivity and high quality data with low sample consumption.
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.
This video shows the MultiTest-5 xt top load tester from Mecmesin. The MultiTest-5 xt top load tester is used for top loads, crushing tests and top load tester.
This video shows innovative "Press 'n' Open" Ultra Guard door from Binder.
Palm-sized testers for tension, compression and bend testing. Equipped with a powerful digital closed-loop controller, ADMET's Micro EP is a mini tester that can also adapt to many microscope stages. Micro EP models are available with force capacities to 5kN (1,125 Lb), optional crosshead strokes, testing speeds, thermoelectric heaters and coolers.
A video by ADMET introducing pneumatic grips. Pneumatic grips are available as either wedge or vise types. They allow for rapid sample changes and constant clamping force. Plastics, metals, fabrics, films, ceramics, and many other types of samples can be held in a pneumatic grip.
In this video Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy introduces Thermo Scientific PicoSpin 45 at Pittcon 2013.
This video from QImaging demonstrates how to use the MicroPublisher with the HDR mode in CellSens software to acquire high quality color images.
This video shows Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160 from Taber Industries.
This video shows the usage of Thermo Scientifics’ portable analytical instruments for quality initiatives.
This video shows the working of Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments. The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest generation of the world’s most popular particle sizing instrument.
This video shows the LS series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. The FLIR LS-Series Thermal Night Vision Monocular is mainly designed for law enforcement and surveillance.
his video shows Zetasizer µV Dual Integrated Light Scattering system dedicated to protein characterization from Malvern.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system. It is a simple tensile and compression testing system routinely used for quality control measurements in the production areas.
This video explains the difference between depth of penetration and effective penetration that are associated with ATR sampling, a popular IR beam sampling technique from PIKE Technologies.
Dr. Steven Oldenburg of nanoComposix speaks to why he selected the C-Therm TCi for his thermal conductivity testing needs at zero gravity on-board a NASA aircraft.
This video shows Dart Drop impact tester from Thwing Albert. The sample clamp is used to secure the specimen in place for ease of operation and operator safety. The operator needs to simultaneously activate dual switches mounted on either side of the instrument to engage the clamp and initiate the free falling dart.
This video shows a range of machined complete products from American Friction Welding. The company offers high-quality friction welds manufactured to exact industry and customer specifications.
Ross Smith from Bruker tells us about the all new AcuityXR measurement mode for optical and surface profilers. Introduced at 2010 MRS Fall Meeting, AcuityXR combines hardware and software to provide resolution beyond the diffraction limit. This allows the optical profiler to image features down to 130nm. Acuity XR is available on Bruker's range of Contour GT optical and surface profilers.
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.
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.
In this video FLIR Systems launches a high technological feature: Multi Spectral Dynamic Imaging (MSX). This new feature produces an extremely detail rich image.
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.
This video shows Xenocs’ Xeuss 2.0, a new generation of SAXS/WAXS system designed as a beamline with measurement capabilities for laboratory use.
Bob Fiddler from Netzsch shows us their STA 449 F1 simultaneous thermal analyzer that can measure TGA (thermogravimetry), DCS (Differential Scanning Calorimetry) and DTA (Differential Thermal Analysis). The new feature of the STA 449 F1 is that it can now be supplied with a off gas analysis systems such as the Bruker Tensor FT-IR.
This video shows the testing of samples using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-xt force testing stand to establish elongation under load and breaking strain.
This video illustrates an adhesive peel strength test performed on an Instron universal testing machine equipped with 90° peel fixture.
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.
In this video Nick Santiago from Thermo Scientific talks about the Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD aerosol detector.
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.
KP Technology's Prof. Iain D. Baikie explains how a Kelvin Probe works.
This video compares the DPO7000C oscilloscopes from Tektronix with Agilent Infiniium 9000 Series oscilloscopes.
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 !!
In this video Fergus Keenan, Field Marketing Manger from Thermo Scientific introduces iCAP 7000 Series ICP- optical emission spectrometer.
This video shows TABER Reciprocating Abraser Model 5900 from Taber Industries. It is ideal for testing flat surfaces and can be configured to evaluate the susceptibility of a material surface to scratch, abrasion, rub, scrape and many other physical properties.
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 shows the UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation System) certified Zwick/ZHV 1-m and Zwick/ZHV 2-m performing Knoop and Vickers hardness testing according to ISO 4545, EN ISO 6507 and ASTM E92 standards.
This video from Zwick shows how texture analysis is performed on noodles using Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line.
This video from Zwick shows how a biaxial test is performed an a biomaterial/tissue sample. The testing machine in question features 4 high resolution linear drives and can test samples at controlled temperatures using a bath.
This video shows the hard sealing application that utilizes the critical RF bond technology from Ambrell.
This video shows the working of MultiTest testing system from Mecmesin. It is the complete test solutions for exceptional accuracy and evaluation capability.
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 the functioning of the all new Affinity ITC from TA Instruments. The Affinity ITC, a fully-automated isothermal titration calorimetry instrument designed for today's challenging life science laboratory environments, offers unparalleled performance, reliability, and ease of use.
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.
This video shows the BioCoat liquid resistant cover for medical device testing on 5940 Systems from Instron.
This video show how to change the capacitance value after changing caps on an EASYHEAT 1.2-2.4 kW induction heating system from Ambrell.
The new 5th generation MiniFlex is a general purpose benchtop X-ray diffractometer that can perform qualitative and quantitative analysis of polycrystalline materials.
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.
This video shows the new Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) from TA Instruments which is ideal for characterizing binding interactions of biomolecules.
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.
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.
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 Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest liquid chromatography instruments developed for food analysis.
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.
As petrol prices continue to increase, it is affecting everyone and in particularly the troops fighting in wars. This video shows how the United States military has given Quantum Technologies the task to develop new fighting vehicles based on hydrogen engines. Shows how they make use special polymers with carbon fibres to develop the strength of the vehicles. Testings were done on the tanks firing with different weapons. The vehicles they developed utilize water (H2O) as fuel. An interesting film showing applications of hydrogen engines.
This video clip introduces the Fischer Instrumentation familty of handheld coating thickness measurement instruments. These instruments use techniques such as magnetic induction and eddy currents to determine coating thickness. The range of instruments includes the deltascope, isoscope and dualscope instruments.
This video shows the force and torque testing equipment from Mecmesin. This equipment is widely used for ensuring the quality of components materials and products in the industries.
The Nanoindenation platform is a versatile system available in two configuations that allow you to build a device tailored ot your specific requirements. You can incorporate various testing modules such as: Nano and microindentation; Nano and microscratc; and Micro/nanoscratch. You can also choose between imaging systems suc as a: Video microscope; AFM; or profilometer.
This video illustrates an R&N test performed on a sheet metal using an Instron AVE (advanced video extensometer).
This video shows the features and general handling of NaioAFM from Nanosurf.
Developed by Lockheed Martin and distributed exclusively by Spectro Inc, the LaserNet Fines system is a particle counter and particle shape classifier used to characterize wear debris. It features laser imaging and sophisticated software to classify wear particles which is useful in predicting machine failure.
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 illustrates the impact test performed on a medical device using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
The main features and capabilities of the FRT MicroProf 200 TTV MHU automated non-contact wafer metrology tool are demonstrated. The tool includes a multi-cassette system to deal with several samples, and it can deal with wafers from 2" to 8".
This video shows OmniMet from Buehler, which delivers powerful image analysis possibilities combined with flexible database functionality.
In this video Andreas Huhmer, Director of Maketing from Thermo Scientific talks about the exciting chapter in better understanding biology and advancing proteomics and metabolomics.
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.
Ever been asked what materials science is? If so, just send people to this apage for the answer. An interesting compilation put together by the staff and students at the Department of Materials Science at UNSW.
Tensile testing of nylon using an Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer.
One of the most common specifications that our customers follow is ASTM D882 which is the Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting. This test is very similar to the common ASTM D638 test whereby plastic material is pulled until in breaks in order to measure elongation, tensile modulus, tensile yield strength, and tensile strength at break. However, it is designed specifically for thin sheeting and film less than 1 mm (0.04") thick.
This video gives a demonstration of Aqualog from Horiba. It generates Excitation-Emission Matrices (EEMs) for CDOM (Coloured Dissolved Organic Matter) in a fast and simple process.
Interview with Bill Becker, Industry Manager Aerospace, Zwick USA at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses dynamic and robotic testing in aerospace testing.
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.
Phil Harrip from Scientific Solutions shows us through the Misco AMAX 30 Refractometer. He points out key features and demonstrates the ease of use of the instrument, as well as showing us how repeatable results determined by the refractometer are.
This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's Basic Force Gauge. This basic force gauge is affordable and mid-range digital force gauge.
This video shows how to get easy multiplex molecular interactions investigations with the help of OpenPlex from Horiba Scientific.
Stefan Wegner from Kruess Optronic shows us their range of refractometers paying particular attention to their DR6000 benchtop digital refractometer. The DR6000 features an easy to use touchscreen interface with multiple language facility and PC communications. It can also connect back to the factory for repairs if possible.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of cheese.
This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with single QImaging camera.
This video shows the testing of the engine of the new F-35 Lightning fighter aircraft.
This video explains the functioning of ABB’s PCS100 AVC (Active Voltage Conditioner), an inverter-based system that safeguards sensitive commercial and industrial loads from voltage disturbances.
This video shows how to download event and temperature readings from the Thermo Scientific -800C freezer to a USB drive.
On May 22nd 2013 - AZo.TV attended the Tribology and Mechanical Testing Workshop by Bruker Nano-Surfaces at the University of Sheffield. Taking part in workshops and seminars with such experts as Steve Shaffer, PhD - senior applications scientist.
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).
Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates how their Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can quickly check for lead content/contamination in consumer items. With their in-built test program, you can quickly evaluate items on a pass/fail basis, making it ideal for quality control applications.
This video shows the most advanced user experience in viscosity measurement by combining the ease of touch screen technology with the world-standard features, series of viscometers and rheometers from Brookfield.
This video shows Taber Industries’ TABER Shear / Scratch Tester Model 550 / 551. It is used to evaluate resistance to scratching, shearing, scraping, gouging, marring and engraving on a wide range of flat, hard materials.
This video shows Mecmesin’s Advanced Force Gauge (AFG) that offers a cost-effective solution to tension and compression measurement problems encountered in industry today.
This video briefly describes the results that can be obtained using a simultaneous TGA/DSC (thermogravimetric analysis and differential scanning calorimeter) and how they can be used in tandem for detailed materials analysis. They go on further to explain the importance of instrument design using the TA Instruments Q600 SDT as an example.
This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.
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.
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 illustrates a tensile test performed on a metal sample using the Instron 5585 system, which is equipped with a video extensometer and Bluehill 2 software.
This video shows the operation of the Spectro Scientific LNF Q200 series, a bench-top analytical tool that measures standard particle counts based on ISI 4406 and ASTM D7596 standards.
This video shows the single pass bore finishing process of hydraulic valve bodies by Barnes SSSP-1000 from Lapmaster.
This video demonstrate the features and step by step function on the Innovative spectrometer "Jaz" by Ocean Optics. This spectrometer is suitable for laboratory or in the field.
Demonstration three viscoelastic effects using a dyed polyvinyl solution crossed linked with sodium tetraborate. These effects are The Barus Effect, The Weissenberg Effect and The Kaye Effect
This video shows the 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 Thwing-Albert's Z-Directional Tester (ZDT) that measures the internal fiber bond strength of paper, paperboard, liner board and coated fine papers.
ADMET eXpert 81T 20Nm torsion testing system used for testing bone screws according to ASTM F543 A1.
This video shows the exceptional performance of the Zetasizer Nano ZSP from Malvern Instruments.
In this video Dieter Wagner from Thermo Scientific talks about Cytomat 10 Automated Incubator.
In this video Ambrellinduction is heating the tube to the fitting for soldering application.
This video features an interview with Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows Haroun Shah, Ph.D., of the Health Protection Agency, discussing about the importance of Thermo Scientific’s integrated technology in microbiology testing.
This video shows easy calibration of irradiance using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.
This video shows the assembling and working of Helipath Stand from Brookfield. T-bar type spindle is used for measuring the liquids of high viscosity.
In this video Dimitri Malsam, Business Development Pulse Pattern Generators from Agilent talks about the Coupling of channels on 81160A to Generate IQ Signals.
This video shows the FLIR SC8000/SC6000 Series thermal imaging cameras which offer superior thermal measurement performance along with excellent connectivity.
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 shows the PT-602CZ multi-sensor system from FLIR. It is equipped with a cooled Mid-Wave InfraRed detector, which offers mid-long range detections in all weather conditions.
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.
In this video, Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific, talks about the launch of TSQ 8000 triple quadrupole GC-MS system at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.
This video demonstrates the operation of the Test-Master Pro optical emission spectroscopy (OES) system from Oxford Instruments. It uses a heavy duty probe suited to industrial applications.
In this video Stephan Boehm, Project Manager, Micro-XRF for SEM, Bruker Nano talks about the XTrace Micro-Spot X-Ray Source.
A video clip showing how a remote senor is made to test mechanical stress on a helicopter rotor component. This remote sensor is wireless, transmits without a power source with an embedded strain gauge measurement chip and a piezoelectric device allowing the measurement of the loads on the rotor component. As these components are designed for use miltary helicopters, they were designed to tell designers about the different stress levels encountered during aggressive manoevres. Read More

This video shows the SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer from Shimadzu.
This video shows the ZHU topLine hardness testing machine from Zwick that is customized for universal hardness testing of plastic and metal materials.
In this video, x-ray fluorescence (XRF) is explained and how it can be used to identify different materials
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 how to determine the break loose force and glide force for hypodermic syringes, capsules and similar drug delivery systems from Zwick Roell.
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 shows the food research conducted using BINDER chambers. BINDER’s environmental simulation chambers are used for shelf life testing.
This video shows Zwick materials testing machine (Zwicki-Line) with testing software testXpert II
Zwick Roiell video on Tensile tests on metals with Makroxtens
Quantachrome demonstrates the Sieving Riffler, which is designed for producing representative samples from significant quantities of materials.
In this video Matthew Cassap, ICP Project Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces iCap 7000 Series ICP-OES trace elemental analyzer.
The Unitherm 1000 dilatometer from Anter Corp can measure the thermal expansion of up to 4 samples simulatneously. Using different furnaces it can work in temperature ranges from cryogenic up to 1600°C. Accurate results are ensured through the use of digital displacement transducers.
n this video Tyler Liebig shows the Thermo Scientific PT Module, which is designed to simultaneously perform dewaxing and antigen retrieval on slides prior to immunohistochemical staining.
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 objective imaging Turboscan function from QImaging, which is operating as a plug-in to Image-Pro Plus.
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 from Carl Zeiss shows the rat embryonic fibroblast cyclic stretched on PDMS-substrate at an amplitude of 8% and at 0.5 Hz.
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.
A demonstration of a remote laser welding using an industrial laser welding robot with 1 meter standoff distance showing exceptionally fast welding time and with high quality and performance.
In this video Dr. Shing Ho, Mark van der Woerd and Crystal Vander Zanden from Colorado State University talk about the benefits of Compact HomeLab for protein X-ray diffraction data collection from Rigaku.
Rob Morris from Ocean Optics shows us their STS Microspectrometers which are the smallest spectrometers ever! The use CMOS detection technology and have spectrographic performance comparable to much larger instruments.
In this video Immunohistochemistry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights the function of cryostats.
This video demonstrates a burst test performed on tissue papers using a universal testing machine from Zwick Roell.
Kevin Dahl from Malvern Instruments introduces us to their new Morphologi G3-ID. Built in the same platform as the Morphologi G3S, it is able to measure particle size and shape using optical microscopy and image analysis. The new addition is the Raman spectrometer which allows chemical identification of each particle to be made and can be compared to standards stored in the library of the software.
This video shows a presentation on SBF-SEM - Serial Block Face 3D imaging in the FE-SEM with 3View technology by Carl Zeiss Microscopy and Gatan.
Measuring the maximum flexural strength of a product using the 3 point bend test and an Admet MTESTQuattro universal testing machine.
This video shows Helixa precision torque measurement system from Mecmesin.
This video provides a demonstration of the Skyray EDX Pocket III handheld XRF spectrometer. In this example, they test a cell phone casing to see if it complies with RoHS, hazardous materials requirements.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Brookfield Viscometer by performing a calibration check using standard spindles.
This video shows the overview of GoldXpert from Olympus. The GoldXpert is a stylish countertop analyzer fit for the consumer showroom environment.
This video shows installation of screen protector in DV2T Rheometer from Brookfield.
Ola Modinger from Nanosurf points out some of the key features of their easyScan2 FlexAFM that was released at the 2008 MRS Fall Meeting, where this interview was recorded.
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.
ADMET is a leading provider of universal testing systems for tension, compression, flexure, torsion and biaxial testing.
Chris Vander Tuuk from Olympus Scientific Equipment shows us the BX51, which is their flagship materials research microscope.
In this video Katherine Bakeev, from B&W Tek talks about Portable Raman Spectrometer.
To determine the breaking strength, elongation, etc. of threads, yarns, or other single strand textiles, ASTM D2256 is by far the most common specification that is followed. This is a relatively simple tensile test whereby thread is pulled at a constant rate of speed until it breaks. This video by ADMET shows how the test is performed.
This video features an interview with Jeff Zonderman, DIR. Clinical and Toxicology LC/MS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video describes the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR from Thermo Scientific. The Nicolet iS50, featuring purpose-built accessories and integrated software, is an all-in-one materials analysis workstation designed to help solve analytical challenges with ease.
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.
ASTM D1414 (D 1414) covers multiple properties of O-Rings. Part of the specification includes tension testing for determining the breaking force, tensile strength, and ultimate elongation of an o-ring. The tension test is intended to be performed on a universal testing machine (tensile testing machine). If you are going to perform this test, you should read the entire specification from ASTM. This is a quick summary to decide if this test is right for you, and to point out what equipment you need to perform the test.
This video shows Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications from Thermo Scientific, talking about the Chromeleon eWorkflow framework from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows the Thermo Scientific VersaTREK Automated Microbial Detection System, which is versatile, user-friendly and provides excellent performance.
On Feb 15, Agilent Technologies will introduce a new product that will completely redefine oscilloscopes as you know them. When you see our newest oscilloscope your only question will be- "What should I do with my old oscilloscope?" Here are a few more ideas...
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 demonstrates an Izod impact test performed on a plastic specimen using CEAST 9050 impact pendulum from Instron.
This video visualizes the Science Week organized by Pittcon in Philadelphia.
This video shows TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker. It is fast, simple and more secure.
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.
Peter Hatton from Hiden Analytical talks about the applications of the Hiden QGA, a compact bench-top quantitative gas analyser designed for real-time, multiple gas and vapour analysis with a wide dynamic range.
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 video shows how to do the irradiance measurement using Avantes AvaSoft 8. The spectrometer is connected to the sphere with the supply fiber optic skipper.
This video shows the LAQUAtwin B-712 Pocket pH meter from Horiba. It is a waterproof pH meter with a large LCD display.
In this video, Dipankar Ghosh, Director Marketing, Environmental & Food Safety – LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, discusses the market trends in LCMS at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video shows analysis of proteins with the help of Zetasizer APS from Malvern.
This video from Zwick shows horizontal testing systems with a integrated bath for catheder guide wires testing.
This video shows tensile tester Mecmesin MultiTest. The MultiTest universal testers are designed for use directly within the manufacturing environment.
This video from Brookfield Engineering explains what is meant by overrange "EEE" (in % and cP) and when the viscometer readings will become unstable.
This video shows the functioning of Bruker’s Opterra Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope that combines confocal imaging with photoactivation to provide high-speed imaging of live cell and small organism preparations.
This video shows an overview of Instron material testing systems, instruments, and accessories.
This video shows biaxial test of fresh pericardium from Bose using ElectroForce Biaxial 4 motor TestBench. This planar biaxial TestBench instrument is used for the characterization of soft tissues and biomaterials.
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.
Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with MTESTQuattro PC based testing software
This video from Asylum Research shows the sublimation of the anthracene single crystal in air.
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.
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.
This video shows Jeroen Hostens, Applications Manager at Bruker microCT, explaining the operation of Bruker BioSpin's SkyScan 1278 X-ray microtomograph.
This video shows the new, improved MET ONE 3400 particle counter that can be easily incorporated within a central data management system. This product removes the need for routine paper work.
This video briefly illustrates the features and uses of the Small Sample Adapter (SSA) from Brookfield Engineering. Sample volumes in the order of 2 to 16 mL can be measured precisely using the SSA at defined shear rates.
This video from Admet shows the eXpert 7600 Single Column Testing Machine that performs ASTM D4833 puncture testing.
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.
This video shows Zwick-Line Torsion for push & turn tests on pharmaceutical packing.
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 provides an overview of Applied Spectra, who is a major supplier of laser-based analytical instruments.
This video shows the 22nd Forum for Materials Testing testXpo 2013 conducted by Zwick at Ulm, Germany.
This video shows easy location and identification of a Brookfield Viscometer model (LV or RV), serial number and voltage (115V or 230V).
This video from Nanosurf shows how one can store a used FluidFM cantilever for later re-use.
This video shows collection and preparation tools from Thermo Scientific that deliver a full Lab-to-Field Solution for XRF analysis in the field.
Aspex Corp's Tim Drake takes a few minutes to point out the the key features of their Personal Scanning Electron Microscope, PSEM eXplorer, which is an integrated SEM/EDX system designed for rapid automated particle analysis. Some of the main features include large sample chamber and silicon drift detector.
This video shows various Raman handheld analyzers from SciAps. Raman analyzers’ adapts simple point-and-shoot operation and provides easy-to-read screen results.
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.
This video shows Ian Jardine, Chief Technology Officer at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest Orbitrap Fusion that integrates Orbitrap, quadrupole and linear ion trap technologies into a versatile research mass spectrometry system.
In this video Peter Kilner, Global Strategic Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about tissue processing using STP 420ES.
This video was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.
This video shows the first episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on emission spectroscopy.
This video shows the functioning of FRITSCH Cutting Mills. These Cutting Mills come with a standard funnel for inserting bulky samples at full length.
This video shows the new Discovery TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) from TA Instruments. The Discovery TGA consists of an autosampler, thermobalance, GDM (gas-delivery module) and innovative IR-heated furnace.
In this video, automation expert Dean Mulyk speaks about the Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific.
In this video Dean Roberts, Manager-US Food, Feed and Agriculture Markets - Bruker demonstrates the working and application of Tango near IR spectrometer.
This video shows the functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Rotary Platform Abraser Model 5135 / 5155. This easy-to-operate, precision-built instrument has capacity to provide reliable data in a matter of minutes.
This video shows the interview of Dan Ayres, Managing Director from Oxford Instruments at Pittcon 2013.
This training video from Ambrell shows how to change capacitors and taps so that one can use EASYHEAT LI in an optimal manner.
This video shows the second episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which discusses transmission spectroscopy in a detailed manner.
A visual demonstration on the production of PET bottle through the process of blow molding.
This video shows the grip face replacement for Instron 10 kN side-action pneumatic grips. The jaw face safety shields reduce the finger-pinch hazard linked with the use of pneumatic grips.
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.
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, gives an introduction on the key concept k-space to two and three dimensions.
This video provides an insight in to Zwick Roell’s testing systems. Zwick is a leading manufacturer of static and dynamic materials testing systems across the globe.
This video from Asylum Research shows the reconstruction of a newly cleaved calcite crystal in air taken with the Cypher AFM.
This video shows Delmic's SECOM Platform which allows optical and electron microscopy in one device.
This video illustrates the Izod impact strength testing of plastics using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek gives introduction to nuclear magnetic resonance.
Video by ADMET demonstrating Indentation Force Deflection (IFD) test on Polyurethane (PU) foam. Custom test influenced by ASTM D 3574.
The TG 209 F1 Libra is the latest generation TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) from Netzsch Instruments. It measures mass change as a function of temperature and has an operatingtemperature of between 10 and 1100°C.
his video shows the Niton XL3t XRF analyzers of Thermo scientific with embedded GPS system.
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 the applications of load cell Xforce from Zwick Roell. It can bear the load from 5 N to 250 kN.
This video shows the Elzone II 5390 Particle Size Analyzer from Micromeritics.
Part 2 of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.
The LVEM5 from Delong America is a unique piece of equipment, being the only benchtop TEM on the market. It is also interesting in that it can operate as a benchtop FE-SEM, and STM and an optical microscope as well. The user can easily switch between modes using the software.
This video demonstrates the configuration and operation of the QImaging camera in the Olympus software suite.
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 demonstrates the Autotap tapped density analyzer from Quantachrome Instruments. This analyzer automates the lifting and dropping of the graduated measuring cylinder, eradicating both the possible wrist injury and expected variability when these operations are done manually.
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.
With increasing demands and faster sample turn around required from from testing labs the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is the ideal instrument for your lab. Bridging the gap between light microscopy and high end scanning electron microscopes, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope features a compact desktop format, reasonable price, magnification range from 10 to 20,000 times and a resolution of 30nm.
This video shows the testing of con-rod and fasteners using Vibrophore from Zwick Roell.
The CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers are revolutionary systems optimized for production testing applications, including medical devices, plastics, packaging, textiles, rubber and electronics to name a few. No personal computer is required; no proprietary software is required; no knowledge of programming languages is required.
This video 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.
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 tensile testing of elastomers and rubber to ASTM D412 and ISO 37 standards using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron.
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.
In this video Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight talks about the nanoparticle tracking analysis system named NS300 from NanoSight. The NS300 can visualize and measure particles in suspension in the size range 10-2000nm (depending on material).
This video from Agilent shows error vector magnitude measurement taken from the lab 3 of the DreamCatcher ME 1100 university courseware.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for environmental applications from Bruker.
This video shows Parsum, an in-line particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments that measures particle size of powders, liquids and sprays accurately and reliably.
A video clip showcasing the new CO2 laser cutter. Concentrated high energy carbone dioxide laser cutting tool with a spot precision of 10 microns capable of cutting narrow deep groves on surface materials with ultra precision. Since cullets are not produced it makescleaning much easier. Discusses the common problems of producing glass cullets and how this new laser overcomes these conventional problems.
This video shows how the new OMNISEC GPC/SEC system from Malvern can be used for the characterization of proteins. The system provides significant benefits to key applications such as the measurement of proteins for academic research or in biopharmaceutical product development.
Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their SpectroVISC system and explains how it works and it's capabilities. The system is designed to measure kinematic viscosity of oil and fuel samples such as mineral oils or silicone oils. It is fast and easy to use and can process 50-60 samples per hour according to ASTM D445 and also features an auto cleaning system to prepare for the next sample.
This corporate video of Mecmesin demonstrates that Mecmesin is the leading manufacturer of force and torque test equipment for over 30 years.
Alexsander Koprivc Introduces the Zwick-Roell Multi-Channel Spring-Testing System at the 21st Annual TextXpo
Ed Gooding from Princeton Instruments shows us their Acton 2300 spectrometer that can be fitted with a vast array of detectors. In this demonstration the Acton Sp2300 is connected to the ProEM EMCCD camera and the SPEC-10 CCD, but can be interfaced with most Raman, fluorescence, photoluminescence and optical spectroscopy detectors.
Are you interested in performing calorimetry experiments quickly? If so you should take a look at the Mettler Toledo Flash DSC 1 calorimeter. This unit bridges the gap between research and production, allowing the user to more accurately run simulations that are indicative of real life processing conditions.
This video 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 shows the superior cell design of Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments.
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 taken at Heinrich Lab, UC Davis depicts the difference in micropipette noise levels by measuring the quality of application without isolation and with a Herzan TS-150 active vibration isolation system inside the NanoVault enclosure.
This video demonstrates the lipstick cantilever test (TA-LC) using the CT3 Texture Analyzer from Brookfield Engineering.
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 shows the experiences of the customers with the usage of handheld Thermo Scientific FirstDefender and TruDefender instruments for unknown chemical identification.
Leica's Todd Perez shows us their TXP mechanical preparation system and the TIC 3X triple ion beam cutting system.
This novel competition pitted representatives from 4 countries against one another in The World Championship of Nanoparticle Counting in which each combatant raced to count 100 nanoparticles using a qNano from Izon.
This video shows the Water Vapour Permeation Analyzer from Systech Illinois.
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 vertical honing process with air sizing by Barnes HV-1000 machine from Lapmaster. The machine is designed for both general purpose and specialized applications.
In this video expert from Bruker talks about the TWIN/TWIN setup used in D8 ADVANCE diffractometer.
This video shows Mecmesin’s CFG+, a pocket-sized, lightweight entry level force gauge designed for elementary tension and compression measurements.
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.
Adam Gilmore from Horiba shows us their all new, first to market Aqualog, simultaneous absorbance and fluorescence EEMS (excitation emission matrices) system. It uses a CCD as the detector making it 100 time faster than other instruments. This means that measurements that may have taken several minutes can now be completed in just seconds.
This video demonstrates three-point bend test performed on a plastic toothbrush using an Instron universal testing machine.
This video shows the demonstration of ASTM F1306 puncture testing by AdMet Test Systems.
ADMET Long Travel Extensometer mounted on a eXpert 2600 series dual column testing machine.
This is the first time the PANalytical Epsilon 3XL benchtop XRF has been shown as it was only released in January 2011. The Epsilon 3XL can perform elemental analysis down to Fluorine. It is suited to lower throughput applications like production control applications, but is capable of producing results comparable to larger more expensive floor standing XRF units.
This video shows Frank Hoefler, Manager Product Marketing from Thermo Scientific, talking about the new Thermo Scientific Dionex AERS 500 Electrolytic Supressor.
This video shows fatigue test conducted on springs with servo-hydraulic load frames-HA series from Zwick.
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.
A video clip displaying the world's largest scanning electron microscope from Visitec suited for imaging large objects ranging from metal alloys in car doors to large composite materials.
This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.
This video shows the advancements in instrumentation for surface inspection and defect analysis using LensAFM from Nanosurf.
Ola Modinger from Nanosurf gives us and introduction to the their easyScan2 FlexAFM that was released at the 2008 MRS Fall Meeting, where this interview was recorded. We then get a demonstration of how easy this instrument is to operate.
In this excerpt Mike Bradley Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR.
This video illustrates a fatigue test performed on spinal implant constructs using ElectroPuls series of linear motor test instruments from Instron.
This video from Photometrics teaches how to install the Thesycon stack.
The X-Supreme8000 energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective solution for quality assurance and process control applications in fields such as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the X-Supreme8000 is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.
This video shows Window Guard™ system protection for testing metal turnings, shavings & protruding components using the DELTA handheld XRF alloy analyzer from Olympus.
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.
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 from Horiba shows a brief presentation on how to understand dynamic light scattering data for particle size.
Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services (MPS) is a contract laboratory that can be utilized as an outsourcing partner for characterizing the physical properties of pharmaceutical materials, medical devices, nutraceuticals, and other FDA-regulated products.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 20 kN for tensile tests on elastomers / rubber according to standards like (ISO 37, DIN 53504, ASTM D 412, ISO 34)
Mark Buckley from Hiden Analytical shows us through the gas sampling HPR20 Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer which is ideal for analysing gases from process lines.
This video shows how Instron Advanced Video Extensometer (AVE) is being used to calculate the mechanical strength and modulus of a single nano-fiber.
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 Scott Keefer, cell imaging expert, explaining about the latest CellInsight NXT High Content Screening (HCS) Platform and HCS studio software developed by Thermo Scientific.
Bob Fidler from Netzsch Instruments tells about the LFA 457 laser flash instrument used for measuring thermal diffusivity. With knowledge of thermal diffusivilty, thermal conductivity can be calculated.
This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler. (Language: German)
FiberStone is a high temperature composite materials comprised of high purity refractory, reinforced with stainless steel fibers. This video demsonstrates just how how strong and durable FiberStone is.
This video shows the operation of Bruker’s TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer designed for chemical analysis.
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 is the first part of an in depth interview with Robert Strehle, Industry Manager Academia, Zwick at the testXpo - 19th Forum for Materials Testing at Zwick in Ulm. This video discusses testing of micro specimens.
This video from Ambrell shows the heating of gear to a temperature for shrink fitting application.
This video shows the Rigaku webinar where Jim Pflugrath is discussing three new features for using CrystalClear and dTREK software suite, which will lead to improved results such as higher I/σ(I) and lower Rmeas.
This video by ADMET shows a concrete compression test performed according to ASTM C469 - Standard Test Method for Static Modulus of Elasticity and Poisson's Ratio of Concrete in Compression.
Texture analysis with Zwick materials testing machine zwicki-Line, testing of sausages
This video shows a wide range of ABB’s power protection solutions, which include UPS, power switching and power conditioning products that provide high-quality power to continually safeguard data and plant processes. These power protection systems can be installed to provide complete power protection with the lowest cost of ownership.
This video from Zwick shows how a tensile test is performed an artificial tissue sample. Testing machine( 2,5 kN) with a temperature-controlled bath and a video-extensometer (videoXtens)
This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D882 film tensile and elongation test.
This video shows the Ink Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering. The Ink Viscometer is a Waterbase Viscometer designed for the printing market.
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.
This video from WorldAutoSteel shows why Life Cycle Assessment is better than the current tailpipe approach to reduce vehicle carbon footprint.
In this video, Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth from Lake Shore gives a brief tour of the Model 8404 HMS instrument console and the components inside.
This video shows the analysis process and full routine maintenance of analysis chamber of ARL iSpark optical emission spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
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 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 Sir Colin Humphreys, a professor at the University of Cambridge, discussing the significance of materials science and how modern technologies can help a key role in both discovery and science education.
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.
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.
Neil Hughes from Bruker shows us the S2 Picofox total reflection x-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer. He explains how this new technology works and how, unlike conventional XRF, it can detect elements down to the parts per billion, and in some cases parts per trillion level. The S2 Picofox is a portable self-contained unit ideally suited to environmental and on-site monitoring.
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 XRF Analyzer from Olympus, which is used to study the shipwrecks. Dr. Raymond Hayes found a quick, non-destructive method to analyze them - Handheld XRF.
This video shows how to configure the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter according to individual users' preference.
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 Bruker´s minispec Seed Analyzer, which provides a suitable method for fast, accurate and non-destructive analysis of oil and moisture in various nuts and seeds.
This video from Zwick shows testing software testXpert® II - the testing software for all applications and testing machines.
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 Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy Thermo Scientific talks about the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR.
This video shows the measurement of the relationship between the electrons and grey scale value from Photometrics.
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 handheld TruNarc analyzer from Thermo Scientific. The TruNarc device is a Raman system for quick and accurate detection of suspected narcotics.
This video describes how the x-ray fluorescence or XRF analytical technique works and how it can be used to identify the elemental composition of unknown metals.
This video shows the working principle of ElvaX ProSpector XRF handheld analyzer from ElvaTech. This portable, handheld EDXRF elemental analysis system is designed to be intuitive and user friendly.
This video shows Andreas Huhmer, LCMS Omics Marketing Director of Thermo Scientific, discussing the ability to precisely quantify proteins via multiplexing and what it takes to observe proteomics in space and time.
PCE Instruments is your one stop shop for measuring instruments, test equipment, controls, scales and balances for industrial applications.
In this video, Brian Kyte, Alicona Director describes how InfiniteFocus (optical 3D measurement device) is suited for micromachining.
This video shows the employees share their experiences of working at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
This video shows the working principle of Elvatech’s ElvaX mini XRF Spectrometer. This compact desktop spectrometer is an energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) alloys analyzer.
This video shows you how to use the Agilent U2723A SMU to draw the I-V curve for BJT
Jason Sanchez from Malvern Instruments tells us about the Viscotek Size exclusion gas chromatography system which is suited to all types of polymers, proteins, biopolymers etc.
In this video Robert McGreger, Global Marketing Manager, Brookfield Engineering Laboratories talks about the affordable instruments for quality control tests.
PANalytical's David Coler shows us the latest developments with their AXIOS range of X-Ray Fluorescence XRF spectrometers.
This video shows the measurement of opening torque performed on child-resistant closure containers (CRC) with Mecmesin Vortex-d motorised test system.
This video demonstrates the ASTM D1894 coefficient of friction test on an ADMET eP2 controller. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 200 kN for tensile tests on plastics according to standards like (ISO 6892, EN 10002, ISO 527,ISO 3167, ASTM D 638, ASTM E 8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)
In this video 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.
Asylum Research has introduced unique technology for characterizing battery materials for their Cypher AFM. Called Electrochemical Strain Microscopy, this technique allows you to look at lithium ion transport capabilities of materials. Sergei Kalinin from Oak Ridge National Laboratory explains how this technique works and Roger Proksch from Asylum Research demonstrates how the Cypher produces data and its relevance to the field of battery materials.
This video shows Xenocs' Nano-inXider, a new generation of SAXS/WAXS system. This system, which can be integrated in any laboratory environment, can help identify the shape, distribution, surface-to volume ratio and size of nanostructures.
The new Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageTec is the ideal measuring instrument for easy quality control in various areas of application -- and is the fast alternative to sieving. Especially robust and brilliantly simple to operate!
This video shows the advantages of EZ-Lock spindles in Viscometer/Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering.
This video shows the flash diffusivity product line from TA Instruments. The flash method is used to measure thermal diffusivity of a wide range of materials.
This video shows how to setup a COF fixture for a EJA vantage UTM from Thwing Albert.
This video demonstrates creep testing using the closed loop force feedback capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories.
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.
his video shows compression testing of spring using MultiTest-xt force testing system from Mecmesin. The spring rate can be determined from the free-height of spring which can be measured along with the load at 2 points.
In this video Peter J. LaPuma, Vice President Sales and Marketing from Bruker talks about the XRD used in pharmaceutical applications.
Ben Garland from Zeta Instruments demonstrates their Zeta-20 Optical Profilometer which can measure surface and textural properties of materials such as solar cells, microfluidics, biologicals etc. It does this by taking image slices and creating a composite 3-D image featuring real color. Their software package allows easy analysis of surface features and the ability to produce statistical analyses.
In this video Fred Morris, Product Manager from Bruker describes the LUMOS FT-IR microscope. The LUMOS used for visual inspection and infrared spectral analysis of micro samples with highest comfort.
This video shows Yokogawa’s WT3000 AC/DC power analyzer that offers an unprecedented combination of measurement accuracy and performance.
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.
Dr. Mariano Paganelli from Expert System Solutions shows us their high temperature optical measuring system. This instrument can provide thermal expansion data like a dilatometer, but has the added benefit that it uses optical techniques as opposed to mechanical measuring, so it can cater for non-rigid samples. It can also provide much more detailed information on a materials' behaviour when subjected to high temperatures.
This video shows Nick Santiago, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, discussing the Thermo Scientific Dionex Corona Veo Charged Aerosol Detector that provides enhanced sensitivity for analyzing HPLC/UHPLC compatibility, semivolatile compounds, and a wide flow-rate range in a universal detector.
This video shows by ADMET a test where adhesive backed hook and loop fastener is adhered to a pair of compression platens mounted to a universal testing machine ( tensile testing machine ). The test has been designed so that in one test the hook and loop is loaded to 1 pound of force and then retracted to measure the bonding strength. It then continues to load to 10 pounds of force, then retract, then load to 20 pounds, then retract, and so on until 80 pounds of force. After the test is completed, the strength can be measured by analyzing the test report with load on the "Y" axis and time on the "X" axis.
This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler.
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 how Thermo Scientific connects all the fields together and thus makes the customers to live a healthier, cleaner and safer life.
This video shows the testing of single-use hypodermic syringes using Instron syringe test fixture to meet the test requirements of ISO 7886-1 Annex G.
A video demonstrating a highly sensitive and accurate oxygen measurement sensor that can be used for the packaging and the scientific industry. This oxygen sensor utilizes sol gel tipped sensor technology and can be used on a variety of materials including fibres, flaps, containers and appropriate for various environment including alcohol, oil and gasoline.
The ZSX Primus Series of wavelength dispersive X-Ray fluorescence spectrometers from Rigaku continues the tradition of delivering accurate results in both a timely and seamless manner, with unsurpassed reliability, flexibility, and ease of use to meet any challenges in the lab.
This video outlines the configuration and uses of the RGB slider module from QImaging.
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.
In this video experts form Bruker talks about the two-dimensional X-ray diffraction (XRD2) system.
This video shows the testing of child resistant closures using Mecmesin Vortex-d torque tester with pneumatic clamp and lift.
In this video, Ali Somarin, Chief Geologist from Thermo Scientific, explains about the Niton XL3t GOLDD+ portable XRF analyzer.
This video shows Thermo Scientific’s electronic pipetting system. The E1-ClipTip™ pipette ensures secure tip attachment with the efficiency of electronic pipetting action. It utilizes snap and lip tip fitting technology.
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 illustrates a 90° peel test set up with eP2 controller perfomed by Admet. The eXpert 7601 is clamped with the 90° peel strength fixture and the free end of the tape is held by one vise grip on the top crosshead. The average and maximum loads of the tape is measured using this test.
Anne Barnett from Izon demonstrates their brand new qNano nanoparticle characterization system. She describes how it works, principles of operation and points out the key components. She then goes on to provide a demonstration of how easy the qNano is to use and explains how the results can be interpretted and used to determine particle size distributions and even particle shape.
Staff at NCSU talk about how they have taken the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope out of the dedicated research lab and brought it out into the teaching environment. It's versatility and ease of use mean that it can be used by operators with even limited experience.
This video shows Fabien Ferrage, associate scientist at École normale supérieure, discussing his research into protein dynamics using the new shuttle NMR from Bruker.
This video demonstrates the compression test performed on a little pumpkin using an Instron 250 kN universal testing machine.
This video shows Mark Bumiller from HORIBA Scientific talking about the laser diffraction particle size distribution analyzer called the Partica LA 950.
Automotive Industry Manager Alexsander Koprivc Introduces The Z030 Hot Compression Testing Machine at testXpo 2012.
This video briefly describes the uses and features of the Enhanced UL Adapter from Brookfield Engineering. The Enhanced UL Adapter can accurately measure Newtonian and non-Newtonian materials.
This is the ceramic composite disc brake system used on the Porsche 911 Turbo. It shows demonstrations of extreme braking as well as the ceramic composite componentry and some heat testing.
This video shows RapID, a unique solution for raw materials verification from Cobalt.
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.
This video shows the interview of Meredith Conoley on Game changing Systems in EVOQ from Bruker.
In this video Comelia Kuechenmeister from Thermo Scientific talk about the HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer.
This video shows Bradley Hart, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about a new range of mass spectrometers designed for qualitative and quantitative research applications.
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 demonstrates a tensile test performed on medical tubing using an Instron model XL (long travel) extensometer.
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 illustrates about the global supplier of optical 3D surface measurement solutions, Alicona.
In this video, Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, highlights the Thermo Scientific technologies and innovative workflow solutions at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video shows the background measurements by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer.
This slideshow sows the key features of the Q8 MAGELLAN optial emission spectrometer (OES) high end metals analyzer from Bruker AXS.
This video shows Bowman Stor R&D Department, which is constant developing new filtration and absorbent materials for customers.
This video shows SciAps' first LIBS handheld Raman spectrometer named the Z. This analyzer is designed to provide operation similar to silicon drift detector-based HHXRF analyzers, and has ability to measure carbon and other low-atomic number elements.
This video shows Tim Stratton discussing the dynamic features of the next-generation Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid mass spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
In this video, Maximus Bond talks about Master Bond products such as adhesives, sealants and coating and their applications in aerospace, optical, electronic and medical industries.
This video shows 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 a tensile strength test performed on a plastic using a universal testing machine from ADMET.
This video shows the basic calibration of the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.
In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International introduces the new B&WTek NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer.
This video shows a puncture impact test performed on a composite wood specimen using Instron impact testing system.
Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.
This video shows eXpert 3910 40N dynamic testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
This video shows automated system from Mecmesin that is used to test the closures made by natural corks. This machine can be loaded up to 200 samples for unattended operation.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows the AFM system, which is ready in a matter of minutes to deliver atomic surface topographical resolution in 3D.
The Clemex CMT is an automated microhardness testing machine that can operate in Vickers or Knoop testing modes. Operation can be fully automatic thanks to PC control and image analysis software.
The video clips shows different types of "wedding rings" undergoing jigsaw blade test for their relative hardness. (Gold, vs, Titanium, vs platinum vs tungsten carbide rings)
This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D1894 COF (coefficient of friction) test. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting. Using this test, the static and kinetic coefficient of friction of the test material can be measured.
This video demonstrated the installation and running of QImaging cameras inside the NIS Elements software.
This video demonstrates the safe operation of Instron Precision Series Manual Wedge Grips with a room temperature ratchet.
Animated high resolution 3D image of an advanced fibre material created using FRT Mark III Software and a confocal microscope.
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 MiniFlex 600, a general purpose X-ray diffractometer from Rigaku.
The iPhone app from 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 how to set up a QImaging camera in Micromanager in a PC.
This video shows the Archimedes Particle Metrology System from Malvern Instruments.
This video shows the intelligent transportation system from FLIR. The thermal imaging cameras of intelligent transportation system are used to monitor and manage traffic streams.
Tim Drake from Aspex Corp shows us the main features of the Personal Scanning Electron Microscope, PSEM eXpress, which is designed for rapid sample analysis. In particular, this compact benchtop SEM features a large sample chamber and easy loading mechanism.
This video demonstrates the set up of power injector for A2-05 LAN wired pod from CAS DataLoggers.
These grips by ADMET are ideal for holding webbings and ribbons during tension tests as they prevent premature specimen breakage.
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 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.
The ease of use and fast operation of the C-Therm Technologies TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer is demonstrated. In this demosntration the thermal conductivity of a Pyroceram sample is taken within seconds.
Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with pendulum impact tester and integrated notch milling unit for impact tests on plastics according to standards like (ASTM D 256, ISO 179, ISO 3167, ASTM D 638)
This video introduces Basic Force Gauge (BFG) product from Mecmesin. The BFG is an easy to use, affordable force instrument which can be used along with a wide range of Mecmesin grips and accessories.
This video shows the Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence (TXRF) with the S2 PICOFOX used for clinical applications from Bruker.
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 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 shows the confocal scanning combined with optical particle manipulation and the multiple degrees of freedom offered by JPK's NanoTracker™ system.
A video demonstrating the compressive strength of concrete by ASTM Method C 39
This video features an interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton at Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Mark Bumiller from Horiba Particle Products gives us a brief explanation of how laser diffraction particle sizing works while giving us a tour of the Partica LA-950, a laser diffraction particle size analyzer suited to industries such as pharmaceuticals, chemicals, cement, food etc
In this video Dr. Rainer Schramm, Managing Director of FLUXANA, a contract laboratory offering full XRF solutions in Germany talks about the new design and the ease of use of the advanced ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.
This video shows Admet’s adhesive lap joint shear strength test similar to ASTM D1002. Shear joints provide uniform stresses across the bond area thus optimizing the strength of joints. The shear strength of adhesives for bonding the metals is usually measured using ASTM D1002.
Performing an adhesive T-Peel test according to ASTM D1876 and an Admet eXpert 7600 universal testing machine.
This video shows the working of CS844 with SL60 autoloader from Leco. The CS844 is an elemental analyzer designed for wide-range measurement of carbon and sulfur content.
This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer by performing a calibration check.
This video shows the control timelapse, z series, z-stacks in Metamorph software from Photometrics.
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.
This video shows Malvern Instruments’ Viscotek GPC/SEC systems and detectors, the finest range of instruments for turning your gel permeation or size exclusion chromatograph into an advanced multi-detection system.
This video shows the eXpert 5952 testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.
In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.
This video shows the Winfluor software and how to set up with a Photometrics Evolve EMCCD camera.
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.
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.
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)
Determining the seal strength of a package (ASTM F88-95) is very important to secure the contents of a package. This video shows an example of a packaging seal strength tensile test on a Universal Testing Machine.
In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific explains the benefits of SOLA SPE (solid phase extraction) cartridges for highly reproducible and high-throughput analysis.
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
In this video, Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton from Thermo Scientific, discuss about the Thermo Scientific EASY-Spray technology at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
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.
A video demonstrating different automated testing systems for tensile, bend and impact tensile tests on seven different types of plastics
This video shows Gary Gartman from Yokogawa Corporation of America demonstrating the Yokogawa WT1800 precision and high performance digital power analyzer.
This video from Carl Zeiss shows a live imaging of the marine amphipod Parhyale hawaiensis.
Custom Automatic Brinell Tester with depth & optical measurement and automatic surface preparation. With in-line process control, hardness testers can be incorporated into the manufacturing line and the measured data are used to directly control the heat treatment process. Four-cylinder aluminum engine blocks are transported directly from the heat treatment process to a Brinell hardness tester. The blocks are surface prepped and measured according to the ASTM-E-103 Rapid Indentation method. An optical reader could alternatively be used to measure the impressions to conform to the ASTM-E-10 specification.
This video shows Bernard Siow and Mark Lythgoe from UCL’s Biomedical Imaging department discussing the use of Bruker’s ICON MRI desktop system in their research work. This cryogen-free high-performance system is a 1 Tesla desktop MRI scanner designed for analyzing small rodents like mice and rats.
A video clip describing what is nanotechnology and the application of carbon nanotube tips in AFM as they give higher resolution , low cost, good electrical conductivity, flexible, high strength and its potential applications in polymers and strengthening polymers.
This video shows the corporate profile of Avantes. It is the leading company in fiber optic measurement and applications.
This video shows the SMS-2500 Robotics-based Automation for OES from Thermo Scientific.
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
Many different types of testing profiles can be used to test a syringe. There are ASTM and ISO standards, for example, ISO7864 and ISO9626, as well as individual company specified testing profiles. You may want to discover how much force it takes the press the plunger with and without liquid, or you may want to determine how easy or difficult the luer lock is to remove or to connect, or you may want to examine the pressure of the liquid when forced out of the syringe at a high speed, and more.
This video shows Kinexus, the next generation rotational rheometer platform from Malvern Instruments.
This video demonstrates the tensile test on a composite tow specimen using an advanced video extensometer (AVE) and pneumatic side-acting grips from Instron.
This video shows Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys, Director of Research at the University of Cambridge's Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, explaining about the uses of gallium nitride.
The Varian Pro2 Helium Leak Detector is a portalbe helium mass spectrometer to measure any leakage in vacuum systems. The use of helium in leak detection is widely recognize throughout the vacuum industry and the Varian Pro2 offers a simple to use yet sophiscated system capable of picking up a -12 leak. Varian Pro2 can be use for a wide variety of application and use to detect leaks in from both inside and outside the vacuum system.
In this video, Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys describes the operation of Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre and how new materials developed in this department are helping to improve turbine technology in Rolls-Royce engines.
This video illustrates a puncture test performed on an apple using Instron electromechanical system. Testing food samples for texture-related properties allows the food industry to improve on existing products as well as develop new ones.
This 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 new Epsilon 3X spectrometer, which is powered by the latest advances in excitation and detection technology from PANalytical.
This video demonstrates the D2 PHASER from Bruker AXS. The D2 PHASER is the world’s quickest desktop X-ray diffraction system for poly-crystalline material analysis.
This video shows the Viscosizer 200 is an innovation in automated viscosity measurement and molecular sizing using very small sample volumes from Malvern.
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 hardening of fastener tips by induction heating. Ambrell EASYHEAT 1kW induction heating system is used to heat the fasteners.
This video show how to quickly configure the date and time in the new DV2T Viscometer or DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.
This video shows the optical 3D InfiniteFocus microscope from Alicona.
This video shows the working of Elastocon TR tester. This tester is used to determine the low temperature characteristics by the temperature retraction procedure.
The PG-X from Thwing-Albert is a compact, video-based instrument for measuring contact angles of surfaces. It is able to do the test in a completely nondestructive manner catering for almost all shaped surfaces, with virtually no sample preparation.
This video illustrates the impact test performed on the safety glasses using Instron 9250 HV (velocity accelerator system).
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.
A video by ADMET demonstrating how to perform an adhesive T-Peel strength test according to ASTM D1876
This video shows the demonstration of ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine by ADMET founder and CEO Richard Gedney.
This video from Horiba shows Aqualog, an instrument that captures real-time analysis of Quinine Sulfate standard solution.
This video illustrates the alignment of the Precision Wedge Grips from Instron.
In this video Katie Evans, Senior Product Manager of Thermo Scientific discusses the flexibility of SampleManager 11 with configurable data flow-through.
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.
In this video Alicona introduces the mobile metrology lab.
This five-minute video demonstrates how Brookfield’s PFT Powder Flow Tester can benefit manufacturers who process powders daily and helps to reduce downtime and expense that can occur during the process.
This 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.
The premium version of the FRITSCH Disk Mill for efficient fine grinding of hard-brittle to medium-hard solids are more powerful and safer to use the automatic locking of ground coffee and grinding chamber, even easier with a digital slit display and the display of all parameters on a clear display.
This video shows the Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 multi angle light scattering detector from Malvern.
Andreas Thissen from SPECS talks to AZoTV at emc2012
Phil Harrop from Scientific Solutions walks us through the Gamry Potentiostat which is an extremely sensitive device that can be used for corrosion studies. It would be of use to anyone who needs to perform accelerated corrosion testing, such as coating manufacturers or metal manufacturers.
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.
The main features of the Zwick roboTest I Charpy impact tester are outlined. These include the automatic sample loader, sample camera, environmental chamber and the impact tester.
This video shows the measurement positions in LUMOS from Bruker Optics. By clicking on the sample the stage is moved to the desired position.
Get more information on this exciting feature at TA Instruments proudly introduces you to SmartSwap™, an exciting feature on every Discovery Hybrid Rheometer! This excellent intelligent technology instantly recognizes geometries and sets parameters in your Trios Software. SmartSwap™ allows a quick and easy transition between any of our SmartSwap™ environmental systems and geometries that takes only seconds! SmartSwap™ is just one of many features that makes Discovery Hybrid Rheometers versatile and user-friendly. What else will you do with your rheometer today?
This video shows the interview given by Rohan Thakur, vice president of Bruker CAM division on “Game changing” LC-MS systems of EVOQ.
This video shows the ARL iSpark Series versatile elemental analysis solution for metal research and development from Thermo Scientific.
In this video Robert Jacox, Consumable Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about the extremely sharp and durable microtome blades for tissue processing.
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 compression testing using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.
This video shows the advanced XRF standardless analysis performed by the PANalytical’s Omnian on Epsilon 3 XL - EDXRF benchtop spectrometer.
Kevin Kjoller, Vice President of Product Development at Anasys Instruments demonstrates how easy the VESTA localized thermal analysis system is to use.
This video illustrates a tensile test performed on an automobile’s seatbelt using a tension tester from Instron.
This video from Mecmesin demonstrates the testing of solenoid using a horizontally mounted MultiTest 2.5-i computer-controlled test system, fitted with a 100N loadcell, and a personal computer.
Demonstration of how the automated Eagon 2 from PANalytical makes a perfect fusion bead for XRF analysis.
This video shows the applications of SmartLab from Rigaku. The SmartLab is the most novel high-resolution diffractometer available today.
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.
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 shows how to measure the area under the curve on an oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies.
The ASPEX GSRTM Analyzer dates back to the late 60’s forensic laboratories in London started to use Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEM) for the manual detection and analysis of Gun Shot Residue (GSR) particles on a routine basis. Forty years later, SEMs are still used in laboratories world wide for the automated detection of GSR particles.
In this video Jeff Kenvin, Group Leader of Micromeritics Scientific Services Staff, explains two different free space methods in adsorption process.
This video shows you how to use the Agilent U2723A SMU to draw the I-V curve for FET.
A video clip showing the future of lightweight material, Magnesium. Alloy composing of titanium alumina are already in existence for the construction industry. A new lightweight material is required for automotive and aerospace industry. Magnesium which is the lightest of all metal display many potentials. The video demonstrate the properties of magnesium (Mg), the challenges associated with using magnesium (Mg), the characterization and processing of these lightweight magnesium alloys.
This video shows how Ambrell EASYHEAT induction heating systems are used for soldering a reducer assembly, a fuel pump assembly, pipes, etc.
This video shows the dynamics of loosely bound DNA in liquid taken with the Cypher AFM from Asylum Research.
This video shows how the Carl Zeiss light sheet fluorescence microscope system images the heart of a 2-day old zebrafish over long periods of time, providing maximum frame rates with reduced light exposure.
Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their Spectroil Q100 system for oil condition monitoring. It is used for testing of oil to determine the amount of wear that is taking place with valuable machinery and measures contaminants and additives. It uses the atomic emission spectroscopy operating principle.
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.
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.
The Parsum probe IPP70 from Malvern Instruments is ideal for measuring particle size and distribution in situ and in real-time. It allows measurements at very low concentrations.
The TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is a versatile instruments. Application areas are listed.
This video shows multi N/C series focus radiation NDIR detector from Analytik Jena.
This video shows F1 rear impact trial test at the Cranfield Impact Centre.
This video shows Jong Yoo, V.P. of Technology and Marketing at Applied Spectra, discussing the technology of laser ablation and why it is a green technology.
In this video Nathan Henderson, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the D2 PHASER, desktop X-ray powder diffractometer.
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.
Zwick 'roboTest R' handling system for automated testing of insulin pens with autoEdition2 automation software. Used in combination with testXpert® II testing software, the 'Expanded Traceability' option offers all the tools required to fulfil, in conjunction with organizational procedures and measures, the essential requirements stipulated by the FDA in 21 CFR Part 11 ('Electronic Records' and 'Electronic Signatures').
This video 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.
A video clip showing the current, near term and future applications of Rapid Prototyping in the medical industry.
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.
This video shows the non-destructive testing (NDT) of medical injection vials with Zwick materials testing machine. The non-destructive compression-test kit can determine the residual seal force (seal integrity) of aluminium flanged caps.
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 user group video from Malvern Instruments shows Morgan motor company car factory which manufactures sports cars.
This video introduces the Morphologi G3-ID particle characterisation system from Malvern Instruments.
This video shows an overview of Bruker’s entertainment, hospitality, education and networking at ENC 2014.
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.
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.
In this video Toshihiko Tada, application technology developing group talks about the InfiniteFocus from Alicano.
The MicroActive reporting software - t-plot Microporous from Micromeritics helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.
This video shows HD Prime Analyzer from XOS. This analyzer, powered by HDXRF technology, is designed for precise quantification and rapid screening of toxic elements in consumer products.
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 how NETZSCH has set a new benchmark in thermal analysis and in the determination of thermophysical properties.
In this video, Peter Bouza, Marketing Development Manager from Micromeritics talks about the 3Flex surface characterization analyzer.
This video shows Zwick Roell’s three-point flexure test on sandwich paper material. The three-point flexure tests are usually carried out using Zwick’s 5 kN tensile testing machine.
This video shows Swirl Test using SILEXA filtration media from Bowman.
This video shows the 4th Zwick Academia Day held on 17 April, 2013 at the University Manchester.
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 demonstarates the pre-damage of plates made up of composites for compression-after-impact (CAI) tests using the HIT230F drop weight tester from Zwick Roell. The tester's innovative force measurement chain design offers low-noise measured values.
The Rigaku Micro-Z ULS wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) instrument is designed for ultra-low level sulfur analysis in diesel, petrol (gasoline) and other fuels.
This video demonstrates the functioning of a rugged, handheld, lightweight Raman system, the TruScan from Ahura Scientific, a unit of Thermo Fisher Scientific. This system can be used for the identification of counterfeit drugs and raw material verification in pharmaceutical industries.
Dave Dolak from Malvern Instrument showcases their new Malvern Zetasizer µV and Zetasizer APS, which are making the debut at Pittcon 2009. These instruments are dedicated batch dynamic light scattering instruments which feature the ultimate in sensitivity and use the lowerst sample volumes, as low as 2 microlitres.
This video introduces the Tornado digital torque tester from Mecmesin. The Tornado is the most advanced, compact and easily portable torque test instrument.
A short video showing how a mass spectrometer works and how it can be used to identify elements in the blood.
A video clip from Micromeritics which is a global leader in automated particle measurement instruments. These include laser diffraction, sedimentation, electrical sensing zone, surface area, prosity , chemisorption, porosimetry for construction materials and much much more.
In this video from Nanosurf Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros ETH Zurich (Switzerland) talk about the FluidFM technology and its applications.
This video demonstrates a three-point flexural bend test performed on plastics using an ADMET universal testing machine equipped with a three-point bend fixture.
In this video Massimo Santoro, Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces a new autosampler TriPlus 300 Headspace.
This video shows the new LFA 467 HyperFlash light flash apparatus from Netzsch.
This video demonstrates how to change measurement cells on the Malvern Instruments' Mastersizer 3000. The auto locking measurement system ensures cell alignment and simplifies changeover and maintenance. Changing the measurement cell allows you to swap from measuring samples dry with the Aero to wet with the Hydro dispersion units.
The Aflow Extrusion Plastometer from Zwick is used to determination of the melt mass-flow rate (MFR) and the melt volume-flow rate (MVR) of thermoplastics.
This video shows how to run Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel adhesive peel test. For the T-Peel test, the bonded substrates should be flexible, so that the substrates can be bent up to a 90° angle without breaking.

This video shows the t-plot calculation by Micromeritics’ MicroActive reporting software.
This test by ADMET peels rubber conveyor belting and measures the average peel force over a 5" section.
This video shows Mark Pothecary from Malvern Instruments giving an overview of OMNISEC system, an advanced GPC/SEC solution developed for the characterization of natural and synthetic polymers, and proteins.
The new Rigaku XtaLAB mini benchtop X-ray crystallography system for automated three dimensional (3D) chemical structure determination is the latest in affordable single crystal X-ray diffraction.
This video shows Taber Grit Feeder with Taber Rotary Platform Abraser. The operation of the grit feeder is controlled through the Taber Abraser.
ADMET offers electromechanical and servo-hydraulic fatigue testing systems for tension, compression, torsion and biaxial testing applications. All systems are engineered to meet your needs (The eXpert 81T 30Nm Torsion Fatigue Tester shown in the video is for medical device testing.).
This video shows researchers participating at the ICMCB in Bordeaux and discussing the functioning of the Zeiss VersaXRM 3D X-ray Microscope in laboratories.
In this video Johnnie Hancock from Agilent Technologies illustrates the comparison of InfiniiVision 4000 X-Series oscilloscope and LeCroy Waverunner in debugging automotive design.
This video shows Mark Lythgoe, Professor of Biomedical Imaging at University College London and director at the Center for Advanced Biomedical Imaging (CABI), explaining the multidisciplinary nature of the imaging center. Located in the heart of London, CABI has different imaging modalities to crack some of the most taxing and difficult biomedical problems.
In this video, Jeff Zonderman, DIR. Clinical and Toxicology LC/MS at Thermo Scientific, presents an overview of novel workflows for clinical research and forensic toxicology uses at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
This video shows the patent pending 2712-04x pneumatic grip specimen alignment device and holders from Instron.
The 3D DMA, dynamic mechanical analyzer from Psylotech is used to test polymeric materials to produce data for use in numerical simulations such as FEA (finite element analysis). Alex Arzoumanidis points out the main differences between the 3D DMA and other more conventional DMA instruments
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 Mecmesin M500E tester which provides an affordable solution for tensile and compression testing up to 500N.
Bill Henderson from Leica shows us the DCM 3D surface metrology tool. The system features a confocal microscope and interferometer and features LED illumination and CCD detector.
This video shows the U1273AX handheld digital multimeter from Agilent Technologies. The U1273AX is an OLED handheld digital multimeter (DMM) capable of operating down to -40°C. It delivers immediate and accurate results, even in frigid conditions.
This video demonstrates the Innov-X range of handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers and their important application for scrap metal recycling. The portable device can determine chemical composition of metals in just seconds. It also has an in-built database permitting alloy identification.