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TEAM™ 3D Imaging and Quant (IQ) - Dr. Patrick Camus

Dr. Patrick Camus of EDAX demonstrates the flexibility and power afforded by use of TEAM™ 3D IQ software to analyze EDS data slices.

The AZoM iPhone App - The World of Materials in the Palm of Your Hand

The iPhone app from AZoM.com gives you the world of materials in the palm of your hand. It offers you a totally portable way to locate materials solutions, suppliers and products as well as providing you with the latest materials news, conveniently broken down into categories to suit various industry sectors.

ASTM D638 Microtensile Test from ADMET

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

Rigaku's Compact HomeLab

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.

Netzsch Simultaneous Thermal Analyzer with FT-IR Capability

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.

Tensile Test of Automotive Seatbelt

This video illustrates a tensile test performed on an automobile’s seatbelt using a tension tester from Instron.

Minus K’s Compact High Capacity Cubic Isolator

In this video, Erik Runge, Director of Engineering at Minus K Technology, describes Minus K’s CM-1 compact high capacity vibration isolator. The Cubic Isolator CM-1 is basically the smallest isolator made in horizontal foot print and is also quite compact vertically.

Taber Industries’ TABER Reciprocating Abraser Model 5900 for Abrasion / Scratch Testing

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.

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

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

What is Nanotechnology and the Applications of Carbon Nanotubes in AFM

A video clip describing what is nanotechnology and the application of carbon nanotube tips in AFM as they give higher resolution , low cost, good electrical conductivity, flexible, high strength and its potential applications in polymers and strengthening polymers.

How to Perform an Adhesive Loop Tack Strength Test by ADMET

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.

The Bruker Nano ContourGT-X8 Optical Profiler

The Bruker ContourGT-X8 is their top of the line optical profiler. It uses technology that has been developed and refined to create 3-dimensional maps of sample surfaces.

Electro-Mechanical Testing Actuator from Zwick

This video illustrates the all-purpose and extremely flexible electro-mechanical testing actuator from Zwick Roell. The actuator can be integrated into testing equipments in various ways and is ideal for tensile and compression applications.

Xforce Load Cell from Zwick Roell

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

Testing Composite Tow using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron

This video shows tensile testing of composite tow specimens using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron to ASTM D4018 standard.

Impact Test on Light Bulb Using Instron Dynatup System

This video demonstrates an impact test performed using Instron’s Dynatup mini-tower impact test machine on a light bulb.

Using FT-IR for Emission Testing

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

Pharmaceutical Applications with Bruker’s XRD

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

Easy-to-Use Spectrophotometers - The Jenway 73 Series

This video shows the functioning of Jenway's new 73 series spectrophotometers. These spectrophotometers use icon driven software and have a soft key interface for easy setup and navigation.

Lipstick Cantilever Test Using CT3 Texture Analyzer

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

Features of Addmaster - 1

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

The Importance Rockwell Hardness Testing in Firearms Restoration

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

Hydrogen Fuelled Military Vehicles Using Water as Fuel

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.

Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer for Small Samples

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

LUMOS FTIR Microscope from Bruker Optics

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

180 Degree Peel Test on Single Coated Tape

A 180 degree peel test on pressure-sensitive tapes to test standard ASTM D3330 is performed using a MultiTest-i PC-controlled force tester.

EDAX Instant Insight - NPAR™

The EDAX Neighbor Pattern Averaging/Reindexing (NPAR™) software is briefly described by EBSD Product Manager Matt Nowell.

MACH 2018: Alicona Cobots Prove to be Strong in Accuracy

In this video, the significance of the Alicona Cobots is explained by Brian Kyte, Alicona UK Ltd to Mark Deadman, MTDCNC. Alicona Cobots play a vital role in the process measurement of profiles and surface finish that brings inspection into production.

Characterizing Wear Particles with the SpectroLNF Q200 Particle Classifier

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

Kaiser RamanRXN2 Hybrid Analyzer for Bioprocess Analysis

This video shows Maryann Cuellar, Life Science Product manager at Kaiser Optical Systems, providing details about bioprocessing using Kaiser RamanRXN2 Hybrid analyzer. This instrument allows in situ analysis of bioprocessing.

MSP | Anton Paar

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Video to Demonstate a Durapulse SGT Stent/Graft Tester

The NEW DuraPulse™ Stent/Graft test (SGT) instrument extends the performance and reliability that ElectroForce SGTs have become known for over the past 20 years.

Spinsolve Carbon benchtop NMR spectrometer from Magritek

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

R/S Rheometer from Brookfield

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

VH3100 Knoop/Vickers Automated Hardness Tester from Buehler Materials

This video shows the Wilson VH3100 Automated Knoop/Vickers Hardness Tester from Buehler.

The HPC900 High Pressure Chamber for PANalytical X-Ray Diffractometers

Brian Litteer from PANalytical shows us the Anton Paar HPC900 high pressure chamber sample stage for their range of x-ray diffractometers (XRD), such as the X'Pert Powder and The Empyrean. The HPC900 can operate at pressures up to 100 atmospheres and temperatures as high as 900°C and is a valuable tool in being able to examine materials under various temperature and/or pressure conditions, rather then processing samples and post examining them.

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

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

Thwing Albert’s Geotextile Puncture Fixture

This video demonstrates a geotextile puncture fixture available from Thwing-Albert. The fixture meets the standard test method, ASTM D6241. Using a 50nm probe, the static puncture strength of geotextiles and geotextile-related products can be monitored.

Measuring Particle Size Distribution of Chocolate Using SALD-2300

This video shows particle size distribution measurement of chocolate using Shimadzu’s SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer.

Bruker’s Opterra Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope for Live Cell Imaging

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.

Using Life Cycle Approach to Reduce Vehicle Emissions

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

PI’s Direct Drive Linear and Rotary Motors

Precision motion control in automation systems often relies on electromagnetic direct drive (3-phase) linear and rotary motors. Nano-meter level precision motion control and high-speed actuation can be achieved with these technologies.

Zwick’s Amsler Vibrophore

This video shows Zwick Roell’s Amsler Vibrophone for fatigue strength determination in terms of fatigue limit and fatigue life. Fatigue tests are performed according to DIN 50100 (Wöhler curve) under tensile, compression, pulsating and fatigue loads.

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

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

Mounting Crystals on XtaLAB Mini Diffractometer from Rigaku

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

Exhibit at Pittcon 2013

This video visualizes the exhibition held at Pittcon. This exhibition is the part of the annual global conference and expo for laboratory science.

An In Depth Interview About Zwick Materials Testing

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

Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD Aerosol Detector from Thermo Scientific

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

Cosmetics & Skincare Product Texture Measurement & Analysis

Learn how to measure the textural properties of your cosmetic and skincare products using a Texture Analyser - hardness, break strength, consistency, compaction strength, actuation force, spreadability, combability, bending strength, sachet content removal force, etc.

Brookfield Viscometer Unstable Readings and Out of Range Errors

This video from Brookfield Engineering explains what is meant by overrange "EEE" (in % and cP) and when the viscometer readings will become unstable.

PI’s Wide Range of Piezo Technology Products and Applications

This video shows PI’s Piezo Technology, which includes a range of piezoelectric actuators and piezoelectric sensor components for applications in industry and research.

Shutting Down a Brookfield Viscometer

This video takes you through the steps of shutting down a Brookfield Viscometer and arranging services that are required if the machine needs it.

testXpert III Testing Software - Intuitive and Workflow-Based

testXpert III is the result of close cooperation with software users in the materials testing industry and the experience of over 30,000 successful testXpert installations.

Tensile Testing According to ASTM A36

A video demonstrating tensile testing of ASTM A36 material.

Discovery TGA from TA Instruments

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.

Measurement of Melt Mass Flow Rate (MFR) and Melt Volume Flow Rate (MVR) of Thermoplastics

Demonstration of the determination of melt mass flow rate (MFR) and melt volume flow rate (MVR) of thermoplastics using the Zwick Mflow, the modular meltflow plastometer. Key elements of the system are pointed out and the measurement sequence demonstrated.

Multi-Specimen Fatigue ElectroForce 3300 - Video Demonstration

Now available from TA Instruments is the best in multi-specimen fatigue testing in stent materials and more is the ElectroForce Series Multi-Specimen Fatigue system for the 3300 and 3200 load test frame systems.

Thwing-Albert Handle-O-Meter

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.

Nanoparticle Design Service by Cerion and Alfa Aesar

This video shows Matt Winslow, CEO of Cerion, and Craig Sergeant, Product Management Supervisor of Alfa Aesar, discussing about a unique program called Nanoparticle Design Service.

Webbing Tensile Test Using Admet’s eXpert 2655 Testing Machine

This video demonstrates a webbing tensile test using Admet’s eXpert 2655 universal testing machine. The eXpert 2655 testing machine is a floor-standing model having a maximum load capacity of 150kN. This testing machine is employed for 20,000 pound capacity webbings.

High Resolution, Handheld LIBS Raman Spectrometer from SciAps

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.

Easy-to Adjust Minus K Vibration Isolators

This video shows how the Minus K vibration isolator can be easily adjusted. Minus K’s vibration isolators offer an easy mode of adjustment, contradicting the popular notion that passive isolators are very difficult to adjust.

High Temperature Testing Using 3 Furnace Carousel from Zwick

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

Q-521 – The Smallest Linear Stage from PI

This video shows the Q-Motion Miniature Linear Positioning Stage Q-521 from Physik Instrumente (PI). The Q-521 is a compact, high resolution, and cost-efficient miniature linear stage.

NETZSCH Offers Innovative Solutions for Material Analysis

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

Ph.D Student Uses B&W Tek Lasers for Neurobiological Studies

This video shows Marta Zlatic, Ph.D. discussing her neurobiological research of larval behavior with respect to brain activity.

Acquity Patrol Laboratory Analyzer UPLC System from Waters

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

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

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

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

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

Q-Motion® High-Resolution Positioning Systems from PI

This video shows Q-Motion® high-resolution positioning systems that are very small and versatile. The functional principle of the piezoelectric inertia drive enables easy configuration of the control and the actuators.

Smooth Operation of Water Treatment Plants with Basin FlocCAM

This video shows how the Basin FlocCAM facilitates smooth operation of water treatment plants. Operators of drinking water treatment plants have a great responsibility to deliver clean water every day.

Hysteresis Energy Loss of Foam - ASTM D3574 X6 from ADMET

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

Thermo Scientific TSQ 8000 Triple Quadrupole GC-MS System

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.

PCS100 RPC from ABB for Improving Power Quality

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

Durasens' SCADA Compatible Basin FlocCAM

This video shows Basin-FlocCAM, a real-time online flocculation monitoring tool designed for drinking water and waste water treatment plants. It provides a brief overview of how the tool can be connected to the water plant SCADA system and also highlights the applications and benefits of Durasens' SCADA compatible Basin FlocCAM.

Nunc Lab-Tek Chamber Slide System from Thermo Scientific

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

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

The 240-7B Alfa Laboratory Sample Cutter from Thwing-Albert is a pneumatic air operated cutting machine used for sample preparation. It is used for cutting materials such as paper, cardboard, plastic, film, rubber, textiles, nonwovens, metal foils etc. This short video provides a demonstration of how easy the instrument is to operate.

Thermo Scientific’s New PepFinder Software for Biotherapeutic Proteins

This video shows PepFinder Software from Thermo Scientific. The software provides perfect identification, in-depth characterization and relative quantitation of biotherapeutic proteins.

68-3000 EZ-Cup Vapometer from Thwing Albert

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

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

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

Handheld Coating Thickness Measurement Instruments from Fischer Instrumentation

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

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

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

i-Raman Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

Robert Chimenti shows us the i-Raman from B&W Tek. It is an award winning compact, portable Raman spectrometer with 3 wave number resolution. It can be optioned up with a video Raman microscope as per this set up.

NanoIR Opens Up New Materials Characterization Opportunities

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

Integrated Solutions from PI

This video shows the 10-axis setup from Physik Instrumente (PI) for testing user interfaces of mobile end devices. It demonstrates a broad range of prospects for precision automation. A linear motor in an XY stage guarantees quick low-wear positioning on a plane.

Happy Easter from Zwick Roell

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

Overview of MultiTest-xt Force Testing System from Mecmesin

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

SITA Dynamic Surface Tensiometer Demonstration and Explanation

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

EquipNet - Interview with Ben Potenza

In this video Ben Potenza, Vice President of Marketing talks about the company EquipNet.

Powering Innovations in Pittcon 2013

This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.

Torsion Tests on Luer Lock Fittings from Zwick

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.

Nitric Acid and Mercury from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the mercury in nitric acid.

Thermo Scientific Technologies and Workflow Solutions

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

Comparing Zirconia Alumina with Alumina Oxide

Aluminum oxide ceramic is the most readily available technical ceramic in terms of physical size and also pure aluminum oxide content.

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

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

Aqualog System from HORIBA

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

STS Microspectrometers from Ocean Optics

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.

Optical 3D Surface Measurement Solutions from Alicona

This video shows a complete range of high-resolution optical measurement solutions offered by Alicona for research and production purposes.

Flow Measurement and Bubble Detection with PI Ultrasonic Sensors

This video shows the working principle of the advanced ultrasonic sensors from Physik Instrumente (PI). Developed for flow measurement and bubble detection, the PI ultrasonic sensors are maintenance-free and have high-operating frequencies of equal to several 100 kHz: An oscillating piezoelectric annular disk produces powerful, high-frequency ultrasonic oscillations.

Puncture Impact Test on Pharmaceutical Bottle Seal

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

S2 PICOFOX for Pharmaceutical Applications from Bruker

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

Aqualog: Absorbance-Fluorescence System from HORIBA

This video from Horiba shows Aqualog, an instrument that captures real-time analysis of Quinine Sulfate standard solution.

The Spectro Midex Micro XRF Spectrometer - Demonstration

Bob Burton gives us a demonstration of how easy to use the Spectro Midex Micro X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer is to use.

Zwick Roell’s Short Span and Edge Crush Test

This video shows the short span and edge crush tests from Zwick Roell being carried out on a paper and a corrugated card board. The tests are performed as per the guidance provided in ISO 9895 / DIN 54518, DIN EN ISO 3037 standards.

Viscosity Test on the Brookfield DV2T Viscometer

This video shows how to set up a viscosity test on the new touch screen DV2T viscometer from Brookfield.

Centrifugation Innovation from Thermo Scientific

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

How to Perform a Thread Tensile Test Using ASTM D2256

This video shows how to perform a thread tensile test using the ASTM D2256 from ADMETTestSystems. The ASTM D2256 is a universal testing machine equipped with an ADMET eP2. The thread tensile test is performed to determine the breaking strength and the elongation of a thread. This test measures the tensile properties of a thread by pulling it at a constant speed until it breaks.

Innovative P-616 NanoCube® from PI

This video shows the new, advanced P-616 NanoCube® from Physik Instrumente (PI). It is a highly compact piezo system that offers identical dynamics, velocity, and precision on all three motion axes with loads of up to 50 g.

Cancer Vaccine Strategy Using SNAs

In this video, Professor Chad Mirkin from Northwestern University explains how spiracle nucleic acids (SNAs) can be used to create cancer vaccines. If someone has breast cancer, they begin to have circulating tumors.

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

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

AURIGA Compact FIB-SEM from Carl Zeiss

This video shows the advanced AURIGA Compact FIB-SEM. Users can leverage the proven Carl Zeiss CrossBeam technology and integrate high resolution imaging with the milling performance of the focused ion beam.

3Flex Surface Characterization Analyzer from Micromeritics at Pittcon 2013

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

Working Principle of PiezoMike Linear Actuators with PIShift Piezomotor

This video shows the operation of the PiezoMike Linear Actuators with PIShift Piezomotor. The linear screw-type actuator with PIShift piezo inertia drive is provided for high-resolution and stable positioning. It offers open-loop operation, minimum dimensions, high forces, and stable positioning.

Tensile Testing of Soft Tissue Using BioBath and AVE

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

Quick Start Guide for EASYHEAT LI from Ambrell Induction

This video shows the installation of EASYHEAT LI from Ambrell Induction. The EASYHEAT LI consist of a power box and work head.

PI’s Motion Control Solution for Laser Material Processing

This video shows Physik Instrumente (PI)’s motion control solutions for laser material processing, together with ACS and SCANLAB.

New Air Bearing Products from PI

This video shows Matt Reck, Product Manager for Air Bearing Technology, roviding an insight into PI USA’s Engineering and Manufacturing Center in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.

Powder Flow Analysis - How to Measure Powder Flow

The Powder Flow Analyser is an instrument that allows the measurement of cohesion, caking and powder speed flow dependence.

The CETR-Apex Nanomechanical Testing System form Bruker Nano

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

Micromeritics Webinar - Physical Adsorption for the Study of the Texture of Solid Surfaces - Part 1

Part 1 of a 3 part webinar by Micromeritics on physical adsorption. Physical adsorption is a technique used to characterize the surface and pore features of solids, that is, the materials texture. The adsorption isotherm generated by the Physical Adsorption technique enables one to characterize a solids' texture by determining its surface area, porosity, and total pore volume.

How to Perform a Foam Tensile Strength Test by ADMET

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

Milling and Sizing with FRITSCH Cutting Mills

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

Video to Show the Sensitive Calorimeter System - TAM IV

For over 30 years, scientists have trusted the high sensitivity calorimetric measurements of the TAM system. The tradition of excellence continues with the all-new TAM IV; the world’s most sensitive, versatile, and reliable calorimeter from TA Instruments.

SDT Q600 from TA Instruments

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

Overview of PI’s PiezoMike Linear Actuators

This video offers a glimpse into the features of PiezoMike series of linear actuators by Physik Instrumente (PI). Based on low-cost inertia principle, the PiezoMike linear actuators are distinguished by their compact design, long lifetime, and travel ranges up to 26 mm.

Piezo Inertia Drives from PI

This video shows the operation and features of PI’s Piezo Inertia Drives. PIShift drives in particular are ideal for drift-free long-term positioning.

ExPress 250kN Servo Hydraulic Testing Machine from Admet

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

Bruker Showcases New Products at Analytica 2014, Munich

This video shows Bruker’s latest and existing products showcased at Analytica 2014 in Munich.

Thermo Scientific Offers Complete Chromatography Solutions for Food Testing

This video shows Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest liquid chromatography instruments developed for food analysis.

NETZSCH LFA 467 HyperFlash for Measuring Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity

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

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

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

Insitec Online Particle Size Analyzer from Malvern Instruments

This video shows the Insitec online particle size analyzer from Malvern Panalytical. Insitec is designed to withstand the rigors of the process environment.

AMRC Benefits from Alicona Products

In this video, Brian Kyte discusses the background of Alicona UK and how the company’s track has changed from the laboratory setting to full-fledged production services. Tom McLeay, Head of Research at AMRC, provides details regarding why they have chosen Alicona to integrate into a manufacturing cell to provide in-process measurement capability.

Overview of PI’s H-811 Hexapod System

This video shows the operation of PI’s Hexapod systems. These systems are designed around six high-resolution actuators, which act on a common platform. Their parallel kinematics design means they work with higher dynamics and precision than independent axes built in series.

Zetasizer µV Light Scattering system from Malvern

his video shows Zetasizer µV Dual Integrated Light Scattering system dedicated to protein characterization from Malvern Panalytical.

Alicona Showcases High-Resolution Metrology at EMO Hannover 2017

This video provides an overview of Alicona booth at EMO Hannover 2017. Alicona offers high-resolution metrology based on Focus Variation technology.

Strength and Durability Testing of FiberStone

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.

The STA 449 F1 Simultaneous TGA/DSC from Netzsch Instruments

Dave Shepard from Netzsch Instruments shows us through their STA 449 F1 Jupiter simultaneous TGA/DSC (Thermogravimetric Analyzer/Differential Scanning Calorimeter). This instrument can be used to measure mass change and energy absorbed or given off, or enthalpy. This data can be used to determine such things as melting points, phase transformations, glass transition temperatures, thermal decomposition or oxidation.

Rope Tensile Strength Test Using Admet's eXpert 7603 Testing Machine

This video illustrates the tensile strength testing of a consumer-grade rope carried out using the Admet's eXpert 7603 universal testing machine.

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

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

The ICAP-Q ICPMS from Thermo Scientific

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.

Cereal Product Texture Measurement & Analysis

Learn how to measure the textural properties of your cereal products using a Texture Analyser - crispness, fracturability, compressive strength, toughness, consistency, breaking strength, bowl life, hardness, etc.

Dionex AERS 500 Electrolytic Supressor from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Frank Hoefler, Manager Product Marketing from Thermo Scientific, talking about the new Thermo Scientific Dionex AERS 500 Electrolytic Supressor.

Malvern Morphologi G3-ID for Particle Characterization

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

Non-Destructive Testing of Steel Welds - Testing Techniques

A video clip from Corus showing what non-destructive testing (NDT) is and the methods commonly used in non-destructive testing of welded steel components to ensure there is no unacceptable defects which can affect the mechanical properties of metallic component.

Next-Generation Hikari EBSD Camera from EDAX

This video shows the operation of the new Hikari EBSD Camera available from EDAX. This next-generation electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) camera provides outstanding performance across all EBSD applications.

PI Offers Q-821 Q-Motion® Miniature SpaceFAB Robot

This video features the Q-821 Q-Motion® Miniature SpaceFAB Robot from Physik Instrumente (PI). Equipped with Piezo-Motorized Inertia Drive, the Q-821 is a compact six-axis microrobotics system with a 1 nm sensor resolution.

Using Water to Create More Powerful and Smaller Semiconductor Chips

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

Bruker Offers PeakForce QNM for Nanoscale Material Characterization

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

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

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

ASTM C469 Concrete Compression Test from ADMET

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

Thwing Albert‘s ProGage Thickness Tester

This video demonstrates a ProGage thickness tester provided by Thwing Albert Instrument Company.

Thermo Scientific Offers Fast, Integrated Technology for Microbiology Testing

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

Vane Spindles from Brookfield

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

Tara Nylese - EDAX at M&M 2015

Tara Nylese reveals the newly released Octane Elite detector from EDAX.

AIST-NT Show Off Their OmegaScope Combines AFM-Raman System

Take a quick video tour of the OmegaScope AFM-Raman from AIST-NT. The OmegaScope is based on AIST-NT's Smart-SPM, and features either single or 3 laser Raman capabilities and an objective lens up to 100x magnification.

Overview of PI Visitor Center

This video provides viewers a live experience of the positioning solutions available from PI (Physik Instrumente).

New Advancements in Thermo Scientific Triple Quad Technology

This video shows Iain Mylchreest, VP Research and Development for Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry at Thermo Scientific, discussing the latest innovations in triple quad technology, particularly in the TSQ Quantiva and the TSQ Endura.

NEXLINE® PiezoWalk® Motors from PI

This video shows the NEXLINE® PiezoWalk® motors, which offer high forces and nanometer precision motion with multiple operating modes. The multiple operating modes deliver optimized performance for speed, force, and holding force.

Direct Observation of a Nanomechanical Test of CdS in a TEM

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

C-885 PIMotionMaster from Physik Instrumente

This video illustrates the features of the C-885 PIMotionMaster from PI. The PI C-885 is a digital, modular multiaxis controller system that has easy configuration and startup. Its modular design enables versatile expansion and is expandable up to 40 axes.

New Dilatometer DIL 402 Expedis Supreme from NETZSCH

This video shows the functioning of NETZSCH’s new dilatometer DIL 402 Expedis Supreme. This instrument features the revolutionary NanoEye system that brings a novel aspect in measuring range and accuracy.

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

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

Rigaku NEX DE Spectrometer for Routine Elemental Analysis

This video shows the NEX DE energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer from Rigaku. The spectrometer allows high-resolution elemental analysis of sodium through uranium in different sample types, either with or without standards.

Transparent Tube Furnace from Thermcraft

Jim Miller from Thermcraft shows us their transparent tube furnace that was originally developed by MIT. The transparent nature of the furnace allows the user to gain valuable insights into what is happening to their sample at various temperatures so they can develop a good understanding of what is happening during their process. The transparent tube furnace is primarily used in research applications where chemical and physical changes as a function of temperature can be observed.

The ContourGT Series of Optical Profilers Featuring AcuityXR Measement Technology

Ross Smith from Bruker tells us about the all new AcuityXR measurement mode for optical and surface profilers. Introduced at 2010 MRS Fall Meeting, AcuityXR combines hardware and software to provide resolution beyond the diffraction limit. This allows the optical profiler to image features down to 130nm. Acuity XR is available on Bruker's range of Contour GT optical and surface profilers.

Flexure Testing of Plastics using the AutoX750 from Instron

This video shows flexure testing of plastics to ISO178 using the AutoX750 from Instron.

Handle-O-Meter from Thwing-Albert

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

Frontiers in Integrated Microanalysis

EDAX Global Applications Manager, Tara Nylese presents an overview of EDS, EBSD and WDS techniques as both stand-alone and integrated materials analysis tools and shows some of the latest advances in materials characterization.

The Veeco Dektak 150 Surface Profilometer - Key Features

The Dektak 150 Surface Profilometer from Veeco uses stylus profilometry technology, which is the accepted standard for surface topography measurements.

The Aqualog Simultaneous Absorbance and Fluorescence EEMS from HORIBA

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.

New Developments in EBSD Detector Technology

EDAX EBSD Product Manager, Matt Nowell talks about the advantages of both CMOS and DED technology and discusses the possible implications for new EBSD analysis systems.

The JEOL NeoScope JCM-5000 Benchtop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

Mike Wolfe from Nikon Instruments, the distributor for the JEOL Neoscope JCM-5000 in North America and Canada demonstrates the capabilities if this compact benchtop scanning electron microscope (SEM), which is a natural extension from high end optical microscopes, but offers much better depth of field.

Workings of Confocal Microscopy

This video shows the operation of confocal microscopy. Confocal microscopy is used in diagnostics in dermatology and ophthalmology, for instance, to create virtual sections via the tissue structure, or to detect the structure of the sample surface via the shift of the focal plane.

Plastic 3-Point Flexure Test - ISO 178

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

UV Conformal Coating - Features and Applications

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

PI’s Narrow Precision Drives for Adaptive Diaphragm Positioning

This video shows the workings of adaptive diaphragm positioning. The so-called multi-leaf collimators are applied in radiotherapy to accomplish an optimal distribution of the dose. This involves arranging individual leaves so that the healthy tissue has the best possible protection from the radiation.

Laser Diffraction for Particle Size Analysis - 1

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

Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers - Key Features

Introducing the latest evolutionary Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers with FTIR imaging microscope geared for high end reserach. Featuring one of the kind integrated FTIR imaging microscope technology catered for both material and biomaterial sector. The Varian 600 series is the next evolutionary step in FTIR imaging technology.

Demonstration of Micro EP Universal Testing Systems by ADMET

Palm-sized testers for tension, compression and bend testing. Equipped with a powerful digital closed-loop controller, ADMET's Micro EP is a mini tester that can also adapt to many microscope stages. Micro EP models are available with force capacities to 5kN (1,125 Lb), optional crosshead strokes, testing speeds, thermoelectric heaters and coolers.

Photonics and Fiber Alignment Solutions from PI

This video shows PI Solutions developed for photonics alignment/fiber alignment. PI offers a range of solutions for photonics and fiber alignment applications. The systems provide multi-channel alignment and offer fast alignment times.

Advanced Laser Marking Workstations from FOBA

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

Composite Tow Specimen Tensile Test Using Instron AVE, Pneumatic Grips

This video demonstrates the tensile test on a composite tow specimen using an advanced video extensometer (AVE) and pneumatic side-acting grips from Instron.

Thermo Scientifics’ Portable Analytical Instruments for Quality Initiatives

This video shows the usage of Thermo Scientifics’ portable analytical instruments for quality initiatives.

Additive Manufacturing with Piezo Actuators

This video looks at the concept of additive manufacturing processes. These processes are no longer a prototype niche and are on their way to establishing themselves in industrial production. Although injection molding is the preferred choice for processing plastics where the quantities are large and the demand for quality is high, additive manufacturing is predestined for efficient production of separate parts and small batch production.

PI’s MiQA System Shipped to KIT

In this video, Tim Naumann from PI’s Engineered Systems talks about the delivery of the microscopy and quality assurance (MiQA) system to the customer, KIT. The journey takes place from its site of origin at PI Micos in Eschbach to the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

Optical Dilatometry Platform - ODP860 Series

Scalable and field-upgradeable, the ODP 868 can be configured to operate in any combination of heating microscope, True Differential™ horizontal or vertical dilatometer, fleximeter or True Differential™ fleximeter modes.

Parallel Metrology from PI

This video shows the working principle of the parallel-kinematic nanopositioning system from Physik Instrumente (PI). The nanopositioning system comes with capacitive sensors, reduced inertia, and parallel-metrology arrangement.

New Döhmann Helix 1 Turntable with Minus K Vibration Isolator

The Döhmann Helix 1 turntable has a new, elegant design that primarily focuses on vibration absorption. The Helix 1 uses a Minus K vibration isolator that has been customized for the turntable. It is capable of achieving 99.9% isolation at 2 Hertz frequency.

Materials Testing Equipment from Thwing-Albert Instrument

This video shows the different types and functioning of materials testing equipment from Thwing-Albert Instrument. These testing machines are designed for the evaluation of physical properties such as tensile, tear, compression, thickness, flexural, peel and friction.

Comparison of Micropipette Noise Levels using Herzan TS-140

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

An Introduction to BINDER GmbH

This video shows the 30th anniversary of BINDER GmbH. BINDER is the world's largest manufacturer of serial-production environmental simulation chambers for scientific or industrial laboratories.

The D2 Phaser Benchtop XRD from Bruker XRD

Ray Matejczyk from Bruker AXS shows us the key features of the D2 Phaser compact benchtop x-ray diffraction (XRD) system. The D2 Phaser was introduced at Pittcon 2009.

Uses of Gallium Nitride

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.

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

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

Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system

This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system. It is a simple tensile and compression testing system routinely used for quality control measurements in the production areas.

New Sense Microplate Reader from Hidex

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

PI’s High-Precision Drives

This video shows the High-Precision Drives from Physik Instrumente (PI). Refractive eye surgery requires rapid and high-precision laser beam steering systems. Piezo-based, two-axis tilting platforms allow for large deflection angles, compact size, and nanometer resolution.

eXpert 5600F Foam Testing System from ADMET

This video shows the eXpert 5600F series of foam testing machines from ADMET. The eXpert 5600F is ideal for performing both tension and compression testing on all types of foam samples.

TR Test from Elastocon

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

Nano ITC Technology from TA Instruments

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

SPECS FE-LEEM P90 - Demonstration at emc 2012

Andreas Thissen from SPECS talks to AZoTV at emc2012

Spinsolve NMR Spectrometer from Magritek

This video shows the fast and compact Spinsolve NMR spectrometer from Magritek. This spectrometer is easy to operate, has incredible sensitivity and also user interface software.

Lightsheet Z.1 Fluorescence Microscope Images Zebrafish Embryo from any Angle

This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the coverslip-free sample preparation for the Lightsheet Z.1 fluorescence microscope provides a unique prospect of viewing the sample from any angle.

Smart Swap Temperature Control Systems for TA Rheometer

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

Buehler Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary of Wilson® Hardness

Buehler, an ITW Company celebrates the 100-year anniversary of its acclaimed Wilson® hardness brand which was originally known as the Wilson Mechanical Instrument Company.

PI Offers Ultra-Precision Rotation Stages

This video offers a glimpse of the ultra-precision rotation stages from Physik Instrumente (PI). Part of the structural series UPR-270, these rotation stages are developed for dynamic positioning of high load applications.

Safe Operation of Precision Wedge Grips with a Room Temperature Ratchet

This video demonstrates the safe operation of Instron Precision Series Manual Wedge Grips with a room temperature ratchet.

How a Raman Spectrometer Works ?

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.

Bruker SKYSCAN 2211 Micro-CT System for Analyzing Living Rocks

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

ASTM F1306 Puncture Testing by ADMET

This video shows the demonstration of ASTM F1306 puncture testing by AdMet Test Systems.

ISO 37 Elastomer Tensile Strength and Elongation Test

This video demonstrates the ISO 37 elastomer tensile strength and elongation test from ADMETestSystems. This test method is used for determining the tensile properties of the elastomers.

Microtome Blades for Tissue Processing Expert Insight - Robert Jacox

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

The TrueSurface Microscopy System from Witec

Dr. Olaf Hollricher from Witec shows us their award winning TrueSurface Microscopy system. It uses Raman spectroscopy technology but has advantages over confocal Raman spectroscopy in that it is able to accurately track the surface of the sample and in the process keeping it in focus at all times.

Introduction to CHN Microanalysis Technique from Exeter Analytical

This video gives an introduction to elemental microanalysis technique from Exeter Analytical, which provides precise determination of percentage Carbon (C), Hydrogen (H) and Nitrogen in a sample.

Malvern Instruments’ Zetasizer Nano ZSP

This video shows the exceptional performance of the Zetasizer Nano ZSP from Malvern Panalytical.

Biaxial Testing of a Biomaterial-Tissue Sample

This video from Zwick shows how a biaxial test is performed an a biomaterial/tissue sample. The testing machine in question features 4 high resolution linear drives and can test samples at controlled temperatures using a bath.

ADMET eXpert 7601 Universal Testing Machine

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

Irradiance Calibration Made Easy with Avantes AvaSoft Software

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.

Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer for Accurate Protein Quantification from Thermo Scientific

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.

The MicroProf 200 TTV Wafer Measurement System from FRT

The FRT MicroProf 200 TTV Wafer Measurement System uses a unique multisensor technology. The easy to use software allows the user to measure parameters including roughness, film thickness, topography, step height, bow and warp on both sides of a wafer thanks to the the use of sensors above and below the sample.

Demonstration of Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel Adhesive Peel Test

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.

Applications of Bruker NMR in Dark Proteome and Disease Research

This video shows Professor Peter Wright from the Scripps Institute in San Diego, discussing the Dark Proteome and the use of Bruker NMR to help combat various diseases. The dark proteome is a set of ‘intrinsically disordered proteins’ (IDPs) that control different aspects of cellular behavior associated with various diseases.

Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer 3D DMA from Psylotech

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

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

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

Top-Load Testing with Mecmesin’s MultiTest-xt

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.

Testing Syringe Luer Lock Rotation Torque with Mecmesin's Vortex-i Computer Controlled System

This video shows how Mecmesin's Vortex-i computer controlled torque testing system is utilized to measure the minimum torque before the Luer lock fitting on a syringe barrel starts to rotate as part of a Quality Control procedure.

Bruker’s NMR Food Screener for Honey Profiling

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

Malvern Mastersizer 3000 for Particle Size Analysis

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

Materials Analysis with Thermo Scientific Nicolet iS5 FT-IR Spectrometer

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

Thermo Scientific‘s LC-MS Instruments Redefine Science

This video shows Ken Miller from Thermo Scientific talking about the new generation of mass spectrometers: Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Quantiva, and TSQ Endura.

The New D8 Discover X-Ray Diffractometer (XRD) from Bruker XRD

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.

ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine from ADMET

This video shows the demonstration of ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine by ADMET founder and CEO Richard Gedney.

ISO 1133 / ASTM D 1238 - Melt Flow Index Tester Aflow for MFR/MVR Determination

A defining feature of Aflow is its high level of automation - easy cleaning and defined pre-compacting at the touch of a button, stepless test-load settings - Aflow adapts to your testing requirements.

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

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

k-space in Multiple Dimensions - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

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.

Automated Cork Testing System from Mecmesin

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

Malvern Instruments’ Morphologi G3-ID at Pittcon 2011

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

Versette Pipetting Workstation from Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

NETZSCH’s DEA 288 Epsilon Optimizes Curing Processes

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

MB3000 Fourier Transform Infrared Analysis System from ABB

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

Testing Crankshaft Hardness with Wilson Rockwell R2000 from Buehler

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

Demonstration of Fatigue Testing on Spinal Implants by Zwick

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

XL3 Handheld XRF Analyzer from Thermo Niton

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

Zwick Non-Destructive Testing Device for Medical Injection Vials

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.

Intelligent Testing with ZwickRoell Machines

This video provides an overview of ZwickRoell, the world's leading supplier of machines materials and components testing.

Webinar on Effortless Evaluation of Emulsion Behavior from HORIBA

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

ASTM/ISO Method A Test Using the Dynisco LMI5500 Melt Flow Indexer

Polymer manufacturers need to continuously deliver high quality to meet ever-changing end-use requirements. Dynisco melt flow indexers are recognized for testing the physical properties of polymers.

Mass Spec Innovation in Sand from Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

Testing Child Resistant Closures with Mecmesin Vortex-d Torque Tester

This video shows the testing of child resistant closures using Mecmesin Vortex-d torque tester with pneumatic clamp and lift.

Tensile Test on Plastics Using Clip-On Extensometer

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

ISO 6892-1 Method A - Tensile Test on Metals up to 2,500 kN

The robust load-frame features four hard-chromed guide-columns and massive base and moving crossheads, ensuring excellent guidance properties and a high level of machine stiffness.

Thermo Scientific HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer – Increased Flexibility

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

Leatherhead Food Research with BINDER Chambers

This video shows the food research conducted using BINDER chambers. BINDER’s environmental simulation chambers are used for shelf life testing.

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

Paul Stewart from United Testing Systems demonstrated the ASTM D412 tension test on a rubber sample. He runs the test to determine the ultimate tensile strength of the material, demonstrates software control of the instrument and shows the results from the tension test.

Innovative Technology in Omics Lab from Thermo scientific

In this video Dr. Matthias Mann, Director of the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, talks about the innovative technology, like the Thermo Scientific’s Orbitrap, used in the lab.

Particle Characterization by Static and Dynamic Image Analysis by HORIBA

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

PILine® Ultrasonic Piezomotor Technology from PI

This video shows the advanced PILine® ultrasonic piezomotors from PI. The ultrasonic piezomotors are designed for high-dynamic motion in a small form factor. A new, ring-shaped actuator principle allows for rotary stages with a footprint of 20 mm x 20 mm at a velocity of 720°/second.

Inspector 500 Raman Analyzer from SciAps

This video shows Inspector 500 Raman Analyzer from SciAps. The 500 class of Raman analyzers is equipped with higher wavelength Raman excitation (1030 nm laser) for the specialized case of testing samples that exhibit high fluorescence.

"Connecting All of Science" - Thermo Scientific

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

Mathis TC-30 Thermal Conductivity Instrument - An Introduction by C-Therm

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.

Innovative X-Ray Diffraction Technologies from inXitu

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.

Thermo Scientific Participates in Analytica 2014

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

Balancing 12 Nails On Top Of One Nail from Malvern

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

Key Features and Capabilities of The Agilent G200 Nano Indenter

The Nano Indenter G200 is the most advanced platform for exploring material properties at the nano and micro scales. Its state of the art motion system speeds sample throughput without sacrificing accuracy. It also conforms to ISO 14577 - 1, 2 & 3; delivering confidence in test accuracy and repeatability.

Configuration of SigmaCheck for Users' Preference

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

Two-Point Flexure Test from Zwick Roell

This video shows the two-point Flexure Test from Zwick Roell being carried out on a plastic film.

DSC 214 Polyma Differential Scanning Calorimeter from NETZSCH

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

zwickiLine—A Powerful, Flexible, Cost-Effective Testing Solution

This video demonstrates zwickiLine testing solutions. zwickiLine is a powerful, flexible, and cost-efficient testing machine, and is useful for testing a wide range of materials and components.

Transmission EBSD - Part 2

Part Two: large area t-EBSD. Recorded at EBSD Workshop 2014.

Demonstration of A Horizontal Test on Catheter Systems by Zwick

This video from Zwick shows horizontal testing systems with a integrated bath for catheder guide wires testing.

Fischer-Cripps IBIS Nanoindentation System - Creep Testing Capability

This video demonstrates creep testing using the closed loop force feedback capability of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories.

Bakery Product Texture Measurement & Analysis

Learn how to measure the textural properties of your bakery products using a Texture Analyzer - firmness, softness, staling, baked loaf volume, breadcrumb texture, compressibility, rate of proving, toughness, tensile strength, springiness, consistency, stickiness.

Demonstration of Webbing and Ribbon Tensile Breaking Strength Grips by ADMET

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

Static and Cyclic Tests on External Skeletal Fixation Devices from Zwick

This video shows the cyclic and static tests for external skeletal fixation devices from Zwick Roell.

The Dimension Fastscan Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) from Bruker Nano

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.

Open Spark Stand: Optical Emission Spectrometer from PANalytical

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

HR/AM Mass Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Zhiqi Hao, a senior scientist of protein mass spectrometry, delivers a detailed lecture on a technical poster about the Thermo Scientific Q Exactive hybrid quadrupole-Orbitrap mass spectrometer.

minispec Seed Analyzer from Bruker

This video shows Bruker´s minispec Seed Analyzer, which provides a suitable method for fast, accurate and non-destructive analysis of oil and moisture in various nuts and seeds.

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

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

Compression Test on Milk Crate Using Instron Machine

This video demonstrates the compression test performed on a milk crate using Instron universal testing machine. Compression testing was performed to measure the strength of the milk crate.

Highlights of PI’s Motion Centric Industrial Automation Solutions at Hannover Messe 2017

The video offers glimpses of the Hannover Messe 2017, one of the world's largest trade fairs dedicated for industrial technology.

The FTIR Technique for Materials Characterization

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

PI, Tirelli Develop Novel Labeling Machine

This video shows the PI hexapod used exclusively for a bottle labeling system. In partnership with Tirelli, an Italian machine manufacturer, Physik Instrumente (PI) designed and manufactured the prototype of a novel labeling machine.

PI Piezomotors for Precision Positioning Solutions

This video offers a glimpse of the various commercially available piezomotors by Physik Instrumente (PI). Piezomotors come in various designs, which are optimized for different applications. Parameters such as speed, cost, holding force, pushing force, size, and stability can be influenced by different designs.

Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 from Malvern

This video shows the Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 multi angle light scattering detector from Malvern Panalytical.

Rubber O-Ring Tensile Strength Testing by ADMET

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.

Cosmetic or Pharmaceutical Applications of CT3 Texture Analyzer

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

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

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

Compression Test on Soft Candies

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

An Illustrative Story on the Development of the Jaz Spectrometer by Ocean Optics

An interesting video by Ocean Optics on the story behind the invention and usage of the all new Jaz spectrometer. An the amazing reward program from Ocean Optics for your old spectrometer.

Demonstration of Push and Turn Testing on Medical Packaging by Zwick

This video shows Zwick-Line Torsion for push & turn tests on pharmaceutical packing.

Tissue Processing using STP 420ES Expert Insight from Thermo Scientific

In this video Peter Kilner, Global Strategic Product Manager from Thermo Scientific talks about tissue processing using STP 420ES.

PIMag® Voice Coil Drives from PI

This video shows the working principle of the voice coil drives by Physik Instrumente (PI). Magnetic linear drives and voice coil actuators function based on the fact that the force acting on a current carrying conductor in a magnetic field is proportional to the strength of the magnetic field and the current.

Customer Testimonials of Thermo Scientifics’ Portable Analyzers

This video shows the experiences of the customers with the usage of handheld Thermo Scientific FirstDefender and TruDefender instruments for unknown chemical identification.

Calibration of Brookfield Viscometer Using Coaxial Cylinder Geometry

This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Brookfield Viscometer with a calibration check using the accessories of coaxial-cylinder geometry.

Combined AFM and Raman with the Multiview System from Nanonics

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

XOS HD Prime Analyzer for Screening Toxic Elements in Consumer Products

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.

The AccuPyc II 1340 Pycnometer from Micromeritics

John Guerin from Micromeritics shows us the AccuPyc II 1340 pycnometer, used for measuring the density of materials. John explains how the instrument works with the use of a schematic diagram.

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

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

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

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

Test Driving the BMW Hydrogen 7 Series Hydrogen Fuel Car

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

PCS 100 UPS-I System from ABB

This video demonstrates how the PCS 100 UPS-I from ABB helps to control voltage sags, surges and short outages. This single conversion industrial UPS system has power ratings from 150kVA to 3MVA and provides continuous power supply without downtime.

Practical Applications of EDS in Materials Science

Dr. Roger A. Ristau, Managing Director of the Center for Advanced Microscopy and Materials Analysis (CAMMA) at the University of Connecticut, presents an overview of how Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDS) can be used to solve a variety of different materials analysis challenges.

Scanning Small Batteries Using X-ray Inspection Technology

This video shows the first episode of iNSIght, which takes a closer look at how non-destructive testing aids in safeguarding our lives by using digital industrial X-ray scanning to gauge a part’s quality and integrity.

Revolutionary Nanosensors for Early Detection of Cancer Cells

A video demonstrating how nanotechnoloyg is revolutionising the future of medical detection. The development and advacnement of nanoscale detection sensorssa are giving scientists the ability to detect cancer and other diseases at its early stages. This video shows the development of two such sensors made only possible by embracing micro and nanotechnology.

LAQUATwin B-712 Pocket pH Meter from HORIBA

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

Aqualog for Water Quality Analysis from Horiba

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.

Magnetic Particle Imaging System - A Revolution in Biological Imaging

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

Alicona’s Revolutionary Pick & Place System

The video shows Alicona’s new Pick & Place system—an automation solution that makes it possible to set up a complete automation process within a few minutes. The optical measurement system is extended with a robot arm to automatically pick, place, measure, and sort components.

Upgrading Instron 3367 with RetroLine tC Vario from Zwick

This video shows how the Instron 3367 can be upgraded easily and efficiently from Zwick.

Compression Testing Using TA1 Food Texture Analyzer from Lloyd Instruments

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

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

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

Needle Syringe Test on a Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

Many different types of testing profiles can be used to test a syringe. There are ASTM and ISO standards, for example, ISO7864 and ISO9626, as well as individual company specified testing profiles. You may want to discover how much force it takes the press the plunger with and without liquid, or you may want to determine how easy or difficult the luer lock is to remove or to connect, or you may want to examine the pressure of the liquid when forced out of the syringe at a high speed, and more.

The Niton Handheld XRF Analyzer Range from Thermo Fisher Scientific

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

Fluorescence Measurement Using an Avantes Spectrometer

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

ASTM D4833 Puncture Testing from Admet Test Systems

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

Optical Property Optimizer for Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern

This video shows new Optical Property Optimizer tool, which is designed to aid Malvern Panalytical MasterSizer 3000.

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

This video shows Zwick Roell’s three-point flexure test on sandwich paper material. The three-point flexure tests are usually carried out using Zwick’s 5 kN tensile testing machine.

Calibration of Brookfield Viscometer Using Standard Spindles

This video shows how to confirm the accuracy of Brookfield Viscometer by performing a calibration check using standard spindles.

Tensile Tests on High-Strength Yarns with Zwicki-Line Testing Machine

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.

Strength of Materials - A Course on the Fundamental Understanding

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

CEAST 9050 Tester from Instron

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.

TA Instruments: Advanced Peltier Plate for the Discovery Hybrid Rheometer

Introducing the all-new Advanced Peltier Plate system for the Discovery Hybrid Rheometer! With the QuickChange™ Lower Plate Surface and interchangeable geometries that allow customization, the Advanced Peltier Plate system is what you need when you need it.

ASTM D638 Plastic Tensile Strength Test

This video demonstrates a tensile strength test performed on a plastic using a universal testing machine from ADMET.

Science Week Organized by Pittcon in Philadelphia

This video visualizes the Science Week organized by Pittcon in Philadelphia.

Malvern’s OMNISEC System for GPC/SEC Analysis

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

Flash Diffusivity Product Line from TA Instruments

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.

Admet’s Adhesive Lap Joint Shear Strength Test

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

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

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

Spectro Q6000 Fuel Dilution Meter for Measuring Fuel Contamination

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.

Thermo Scientific Launches Advanced Mass Spectrometers for Research Applications

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

ElvaX ProSpector Portable XRF Analyzers from Elvatech

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

Innovative Zwick Solution for Specimen Testing

This video shows testing of sintered metal specimens featuring a short clamped length from Zwick. The clamping length available for insertion in the sample is quite short.

Building A Sputtering Tool With Off-the-Shelf Vacuum Hardware and Components

This video shows Jim Moore, VP of Engineering and Technology at MDC Vacuum Products, giving a brief overview about designing and building a small R&D sputtering tool with off-the-shelf components at the SVC TechCon 2017.

P05 Beamline Instrumentation from PI

In this video, Physik Instrumente (PI)’s Beamline Instrumentation business development manager talks about the sample stage for micro-tomography application installed in the micro tomography experimental hutch of the P05 Beamline at PETRA III light source in Hamburg, Germany.

The SpectroVISC Q3000 Kinematic Viscometer from Spectro Inc

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

Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services by Micromeritics

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

Perkin Elmer's ApexTrack Integration Algorithm for Chromatography

This video describes the functioning of Perkin Elmer's Empower 3 software and ApexTrack integration algorithm.

Capabilities of Instron in Material Testing

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

How A Mass Spectrometer Works

A short video showing how a mass spectrometer works and how it can be used to identify elements in the blood.

NTEGRA Aura SPM Platform from NT-MDT - Key Features

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

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

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

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

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

Demonstration of the XploRA Raman System from HORIBA

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

Compact HomeLab from Rigaku

This video shows the compact HomeLab from Rigaku. It is specially designed for the researchers who want low maintenance and high performance diffractometer or X-ray system with extraordinary experimental flexibility.

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

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

PI Hexapods: Image Stabilization Simulator for Drones

This video shows a simulation of a quadrocopter’s (drone) flight to test the quality of the camera’s image stabilization. A CIPA-certified Hexapod from Physik Instrumente (PI) was used to simulate the motion.

Syringe Testing Using Instron Fixture

This video shows the testing of single-use hypodermic syringes using Instron syringe test fixture to meet the test requirements of ISO 7886-1 Annex G.

Performing Colour Measurement Using the AvaSoft 8 Software

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

Features and Capabilities of the Agilent 5600 Large Stage AFM

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

The Flash DSC 1 Calorimeter from Mettler Toledo

Are you interested in performing calorimetry experiments quickly?

ASTM C1609 Flexural Testing of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Beams

This video illustrates a flexural test performed on a fiber-reinforced concrete beams using a universal testing machine from ADMET.

Universal Testing Machines from United Testing Systems

Paul Stewart from United Testing Systems shows us their universal/tensile testing machines, pointing out such things as the various grips that can be used for different applications, different test specimens for tests such as tension, bend tesing and tear testing. He also shows us the Windows-based, USB user interface and let's us know what capacity machines they have available.

The World's First Portable XRD - Terra from inXitu

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

Market Trends in LCMS

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.

Demonstration of the Spectro-Visc Kinematic Viscometer

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.

Demonstration of Weld Analysis from Zwick

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

Rigaku Supermini200 Benchtop WDXRF Spectrometer

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

Highlights of PI Products at Hannover Messe 2016

This video shows Jan-Philipp Suske, Physik Instrumente (PI)’s Area Sales Manager, at the Hannover Messe 2016, providing details about the various PI products.

PI Offers Kinematic Carrying Platform for X-ray Spectrometers

In this video, Dr. Markus Simon, head of beamline instrumentation group at PI miCos, explains the structure and working of a special system set-up that for synchrotron X-ray spectroscopy. The system utilizes products from the field of hexapod technology and can be used to perform a range of tasks such as material testing.

Visualizing True Structure of Materials with 3D EDS Solutions

This video shows Dr. Patrick Camus and Dr. Travis Rampton describing the techniques using the latest software which allows microanalysts to extract 3D images as well as comprehensive quantification results from their EDS analysis.

Exchange of Cantilever of NaioAFM from Nanosurf

This video shows the exchange of cantilever of NaioAFM from Nanosurf,

OpenPlex for Molecular Interaction Analysis from HORIBA

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

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

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

American Friction Welding’s Non-Destructive Testing with Advanced Dimensional Inspection

This video demonstrates non-destructive testing (NDT) with advanced dimensional inspection process of friction welds by American Friction Welding (AFW). The company uses a combination of robotic and manual quality inspection equipment. AFW performs both NDT and destructive quality testing.

Solenoid Testing by Mecmesin

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.

Hook and Loop Fastener Strength Test using ADMET Universal Testing Machine

This video shows by ADMET a test where adhesive backed hook and loop fastener is adhered to a pair of compression platens mounted to a universal testing machine ( tensile testing machine ). The test has been designed so that in one test the hook and loop is loaded to 1 pound of force and then retracted to measure the bonding strength. It then continues to load to 10 pounds of force, then retract, then load to 20 pounds, then retract, and so on until 80 pounds of force. After the test is completed, the strength can be measured by analyzing the test report with load on the "Y" axis and time on the "X" axis.

PCE UK Ltd Corporate Video

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

Piezo Flexure Nanopositioning Systems from PI

This video shows the innovative PI Piezo Flexure Nanopositioning Systems with PICMA® Technology. These PZT Flexure Stages from PI are based on the highly reliable PICMA® actuators, which are installed in the Mars Rover.

New, improved MET ONE 3400 Particle Counter

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.

Heel Strike Impact Test on Athletic Shoes

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

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

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

DIN EN ISO 12625-9 - Puncture Test/Bursting Strength on Tissues

In the puncture test on tissue paper the bursting strength is determined according to DIN EN ISO 12625-9.

PI’s Laminography Stage for Sample Analysis

In this video, Physik Instrumente (PI) presents beamline instrumentation with a variety of animation. PI’s business development manager explains about the laminography instrumentation, which was delivered at the ID19 beamline of European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) at Grenoble.

t-EBSD - Orientation Measurements in TEM Foils

This presentation was originally given by Dr. Rene de Kloe at M&M 2015.

The alpha300 Raman/AFM/SNOM from WITec

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

Engine Testing of the New F-35 Lightning Fighter

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

PI’s High-Dynamic Hexapod

This video shows PI’s High-Dynamic Hexapod that is used for test and qualification equipment. The PI High-Dynamic Hexapod offers eye tracking, image stabilization, human motion simulation, and vibration simulation.

PI’s Motion Centric Industrial Solutions for Industrial Automation

This video offers a glimpse into the Motion Centric Industrial Solutions available from Physik Instrumente(PI) for inspection, testing and assembly.

Thwing-Albert's Z-Directional Tester

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

Video Demonstration of a Versatile and Dynamic Test System - TA-ElectroForce 3200

Powered with TA-ElectroForce technology, the 3200 Test System is supported by industry leading performance, up to 300 Hz of frequency and the industry's only 10 Year Motor Warranty.

What is Materials Science?

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.

BM-10 Small Low Height Vibration Isolator from Minus K

This video shows Erik Runge, Director of Engineering at Minus K Technology, describing Minus K’s BM-10 Small Low Height Vibration Isolator aimed at small atomic force microscopes, which require high levels of vibration isolation.

The µscan Explorer Optical Surface Profilometer from Nanofocus

We speak to Dr. Christian Wichern from Nanofocus about their µscan Explorer Optical surface profilometer. This instrument is used for surface metrology and features a motorized stage, high resolution and fast scanning ability.

DMA 242 E Artemis Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer from Netzsch

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

Innovative Accessories for Q Series DSC

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

Testing Elastomers with AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron

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

Materials & Packaging Physical Characterisation

Learn how to measure the physical properties of your materials and packaging using a Texture Analyser - seal strength, friction, peel strength, puncture force, tensile strength, crush resistance, burst strength, sachet/tube content removal force etc.

The Nanosurf easyScan2 FlexAFM - Key Features

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

Nitric Acid - A Popular Matrix from InorganicVentures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the nitric acid.

The Hiden EQP Mass Spectrometer for Plasma Characterisation

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

Advantages of Full CO2 Laser Cutting Tools on Glass Cullets

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.

The Zeta-20 Optical Profilometer from Zeta Instruments

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

Webinar on Dynamic Light Scattering Size Data

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

SensorR25—A Production Integrated Measurement Instrument from Alicona

This video shows SensorR25—a production integrated measurement instrument from Alicona, The company, in association with OTEC Praezisionsfinish GmbH and Fraunhofer IPK, is working on an intelligent manufacturing concept introducing smart tool preparation.

Transmission EBSD - Part 1

Part One: high resolution EBSD; transmission EBSD introduction; applications. Recorded at EBSD Workshop 2014.

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

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

Demonstration of the Ease of Operation of the Nanosurf easyScan2 FlexAFM

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

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

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

Testing Systems from Zwick Roell

This video provides an insight in to Zwick Roell’s testing systems. Zwick is a leading manufacturer of static and dynamic materials testing systems across the globe.

Fogging Test from Elastocon

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

Vanta Portable XRF Analyzers from Olympus

This video provides an overview of Vanta, the next-generation handheld XRF analyzer from Olympus. The instrument is one of the toughest devices that Olympus has ever made, and has been designed for use in the harshest conditions throughout the day.

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

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

Micromeritics’ MicroActive Data Analysis Software - BET

The MicroActive reporting software - BET 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.

Floating Roller Peel Test from ADMET

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

Saturn DigiSizer II High-Definition Digital Particle Size Analyzer - Micromeritics Webinar

Utilizing a state-of-the-art CCD detector containing over 3.4 million detector elements, Mie theory, and unique design and data reduction features, the Micromeritics' Saturn DigiSizer II provides an extremely high level of resolution and sensitivity not available in other laser particle sizing systems.

The LFA 457 MicroFlash Laser Flash Instrument from Netzsch

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.

Application of Avantes’ AvaSoft to Perform an Absorbance Measurement

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

DV2T Screen Protector Installation from Brookfield

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

The Anter LS2 Module for Thermal Property Determination

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

Thermo Scientific Dionex QD Charge Detector for IC

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

Transmission Measurement using Avantes Spectrometer Technology

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

ADMET eXpert 8602 Axial-Torsion Testing Machine

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

Optics - An Important Part of the WDS Spectrometer

Presentation by Dr. Procop (Institute for Scientific Instruments, Berlin) from EDAX TEAM™ WDS Workshop, November 2013.

Interview with Dipankar Ghosh of Thermo Fisher Scientific

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

New OMNISEC GPC/SEC System from Malvern for Polymer Applications

This video demonstrates how Malvern Panalytical’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.

picoSpin 45 Benchtop NMR Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

In this video Jeff Sherman, Director of Sales- NMR Technologies introduces Thermo Scientific picoSpin 45.

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

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

S2 PICOFOX TXRF from Bruker

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

Small Sample Adapter from Brookfield

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.

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

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

EZ-Sled for COF Test from Thwing Albert

This video shows the EZ-Sled that provides a magnetic closure to protect the sample in the place. The weight of the sled is 200g. The coefficient of friction is measured using this sled.

Barnes HV-1000 Vertical Honing Machine with Air Sizing

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.

PI’s Six-Axes Hexapod Robots for Research and Industrial Applications

In this video, PI showcases six-axes hexapod robots for applications in research and industry like motion simulation or automated positioning tasks.

Demonstration of Skyray Handheld XRF Analyzing RoHS Sample

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

Laser Diffraction for Particle Size Analysis - 2

This video carries a presentation by Malvern Panalytical 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.

Fritsch Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageSizer

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

Introduction to Tribology and UMT from Bruker

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

Pattern Region of Interest Analysis System (PRIAS™)

In this presentation from M&M 2014, Matt Nowell outlines the analysis and imaging opportunities afforded by PRIAS™ imaging.

How to Replace a Tube on the Spectro-Visc Kinematic Viscometer from Spectro Inc

This instructional video by Spectro Inc show how to replace a tube on the kinematic temperature bath viscometer.

New Thermo Scientific TRACE 1300 GC with ISQ System

In this video, Eric Phillips from Thermo Scientific highlights the new TRACE 1300 gas chromatograph (GC) series coupled with the Chromeleon chromatography data system software and ISQ single quadrupole mass spectrometer.

PI Offers LPS-65 Linear Piezo Stage

This video shows an animation clip of the LPS-65 Linear Piezo Stage by Physik Instrumente (PI). The LPS-65 is very compact and self-locking when switched off, thereby saving energy and reducing heat generation.

Insights from PI Ceramic

In this "PI Insights" video, Physik Instrumente’s (PI) subsidiary PI Ceramic introduces itself and explains how it uses its wide-ranging know-how, experience, and unlimited flexibility to manufacture piezoceramic solutions for research and industry and also demonstrates how these elements are then made to work.

Dart Drop Impact Tester from Thwing Albert

This video shows Dart Drop impact tester from Thwing Albert. The sample clamp is used to secure the specimen in place for ease of operation and operator safety. The operator needs to simultaneously activate dual switches mounted on either side of the instrument to engage the clamp and initiate the free falling dart.

ElvaX ProSpector XRF Handheld Analyzer from ElvaTech

This video shows the working principle of ElvaX ProSpector XRF handheld analyzer from ElvaTech.

Vortex-xt Torque Testing System from Mecmesin

This video shows Mecmesin’s Vortex-XT, a simple-to-use, torque testing system that is specifically designed to improve production line and reduce waste and associated costs.

Zwick Automated Testing Systems for Plastics

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

Identification of Brookfield Viscometer Model

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

Demonstration of Texture Analysis Using Common Foods by Zwick

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

Customer testimonial: Cobolt AB

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

PI Offers Piezo Scanners for Image Stabilization and Microscanning

This video shows image stabilization and microscanning. High resolution and stability are vital for the precision of imaging techniques in biometry or in medical research and diagnostics. For this reason, the imaging components are moved rapidly and precisely.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

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

Visit Alicona at Hall 5 Booth 5406, Control 2017

This video provides a quick overview of Alicona systems. The company offers high-quality, high-resolution optical 3D metrology solutions based on Focus Variation technology.

Tensile Testing of Nylon Using an Instron 5569 System

Tensile testing of nylon using an Instron 5569 system equipped with Bluehill 2 software and an advanced video extensometer.

Master Bond Polymer System Supreme 10HTFL

This video shows the Supreme 10HTFL single component epoxy adhesive/sealant from Master Bond. Supreme 10HTFL features outstanding peel and shear strength and a wide service temperature range of 4K to +350°F.

Low kV EDS - Mapping at Low Limits

Dr. Jens Rafaelsen presents a 'Lunch and Learn' session at M&M 2015.

World Nanoparticle Counting Championships Featuring the Izon qNano

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.

Parallel Kinematics Design from PI

This video shows the animation of Physik Instrumente (PI)’s parallel kinematics. In a parallel-kinematic structure, all drives are designed to act on the same moving platform so that each axis has the same dynamic behavior.

Demontration of the Versatile Nanoindentation Testing Platform from CSM Instruments

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.

The Ultra High Vacuum Kelvin Probe from KP Technology

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

Insight into PI USA’s Precision Motion Products

In this video, Brian Lula, President of PI USA showcases PI USA and explains why the PI is one of the leading companies when it comes to nano-positioning and multi-axis alignment systems.

ProTear Elmendorf Tear Tester from Thwing-Albert

This video shows the ProTear Tear Tester from Thwing Albert. The Tear Tester offers the convenience of a user-friendly instrument that gives more information quicker and easier than other devices.

Analyzing Test Results by TrendTracker from Instron

This video shows the searching and analyzing the test results by TrendTracker from Instron. The TrendTracker viewer provides an intuitive interface to search, display, and analyze results over time, and across multiple samples and test frames.

The alpha 300R Plus Confocal Raman Microscope from WITec

The alpha 300R Plus from WITec is a confocal Raman microscope with two scanning systems, a coarse motorized stage for large areas and a piezo stage for fine, sub nanometer adjustments. It is capable of producing 3 dimensional optical and chemical information and features optical components that are all coupled by optical fibres. It is also able to have an AFM added to increase its resolution to the sub-nanometer level.

Thwing Albert’s 90° Peel Fixture

This video reveals a 90° peel fixture designed by Thwing Albert Instrument Company. A 90° angle is maintained by the vantage series tensile tester with the help of a sliding sample plate during measurement of the peel force.

Product Overview of Advanced Force & Torque Indicator from Mecmesin

This video shows the product overview of advanced force and torque indicator from Mecmesin. The signals from the plug-in force and torque sensors can be measured, recorded and stored in this indicator.

PI Offers a Wide Range of Precision Products

In this video, Physik Instrumente (PI) showcases its wide range of precision products using a ballet dancer to move in accordance with the movements of instruments.

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

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

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

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

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

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

SimpliVac™ Vacuum System Demo

This video demonstrates the SimpliVac vacuum mounting system which is uniquely able to apply multiple vacuum cycles and thereby optimize impregnation of porous samples with epoxy resins.

Tracer IV-GEO Handheld XRF for Geosciences from Bruker XRD

Alexander Seyfarth introduces us to the Bruker Tracer IV-GEO handheld XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzer developed specifically for geosciences and geological sample identification and can analyze elements from magnesium to uranium.. The Tracer IV-GEO is the latest latest addition to the Tracer family of XRF instruments and features a 30mm2 silicon drift detector.

Demonstration of Thixotropy

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

Principle of Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging

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

Assembly Process of Brookfield Viscometer

This video shows step-by-step instructions on how to assemble guardleg and lab stand of a Brookfield Viscometer and take first viscosity reading in minutes.

PI Hexapods for Precision Automation Applications

This video showcases PI Hexapods that provide a unique way of controlling motion with six degrees of freedom. One of the key differentiators to traditional multi-axis positioning systems is the randomized, software-programmable pivot point.

Combined AFM and IR Spectroscopy with the NanoIR from Anasys Instruments

The NanoIR system from Anasys Instruments is a unique instrument that combines AFM and IR Spectroscopy. Kevin Kjoller explains how the system works, how they have been able to integrate an atomic force microscope and infrared spectroscope to generate topographical, localised mechanical, thermal and chemical data for polymeric and organic materials.

High-Performance MRI Desktop System from Bruker

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.

2D MRI - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

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.

D8 DISCOVER from Bruker

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

Ink Viscometer from Brookfield

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

Using NMR for Cancer Research

This video shows Dr Andrew Byrd from the National Cancer Institute discussing the significance of Bruker NMR in cancer research at ICMRBS 2014.

New rapifleX MALDI Tissuetyper System for Analyzing Tissue Samples

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

Highlights of PI at LASER World of Photonics 2017

The video shows the participation of Physik Instrumente (PI) at LASER World of Photonics 2017—a trade fair dedicated for the laser photonics industry.

Reflection Measurement Process Made Easy using an Avantes Spectrometer

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

Reflected Light Image Registration from HORIBA Scientific

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

Insight Awards 2013 for Physical Sciences Category from Andor Technology

This video shows the award winning photograph of oscillating microtubule bundles in physical science category, which was taken by Stephen DeCamp.

GoldXpert Overview from Olympus

This video shows the overview of GoldXpert from Olympus. The GoldXpert is a stylish countertop analyzer fit for the consumer showroom environment.

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

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

Role of Phenom Microscope in Materials Science

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

The Sensys Evo Thermal Analyzer from Setaram - DSC and TG

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

Sponge Rubber Foam Compression Deflection Test from ADMET

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

Revco UxF -86°C Freezers from Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

D2 PHASER Desktop Diffractometer from Bruker XRD

This video demonstrates the D2 PHASER from Bruker AXS. The D2 PHASER is the world’s quickest desktop X-ray diffraction system for poly-crystalline material analysis.

DS7800 Density Meter from Krüss

This video demonstrates the operation of DS7800 density meter from Krüss. The DS7800 has a bright touchscreen display with intuitive operation in 6 languages.

Demonstration of Friction Stir Welding (FSW)

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

Break-Loose Force and Glide Force from Zwick Roell

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.

Interview with Ken Miller of Thermo Scientific

This video features an interview with Ken Miller, VP Marketing - LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Food Applications of CT3 Texture Analyzer

This video shows some examples of Brookfield CT3 Texture Analyzer applications for specific food samples. The flexible CT3 Texture Analyzer can accommodate a variety of samples and testing needs with the help of fixtures and probes.

Malvern Instrument's ZSP Zetasizer Nano

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

Simple Jaw Face Changes on Precision Wedge Grips

This video demonstrates how to change the jaw faces on the 250 kN Precision Grips from Instron.

Snack Product Texture Measurement & Analysis

How to measure the crispness, crunchiness and fracturability of your snack products using a Texture Analyser. Produced by Stable Micro Systems.

Demonstration of An Automated Bending Test on Composite Materials by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machine 20 kN for bending tests on composite materials according to standards.

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

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

Smart Phase Mapping with TEAM ™ EDS Software Suite for SEM from EDAX

This video describes the functioning of the TEAM™ EDS Software Suite for SEM from EDAX. Whether it be spectra collection or phase mapping, this platform provides the Smart Features to make SEM analysis easier and faster.

The PolyVISC Automated Polymer Viscosity Testing System from Cannon Instruments

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

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

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

Cr2O3 Thermal Plasma Spraying Demonstration

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

High-Sensitivity Current Probes N2820A Series from Agilent

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

The DCM-3D Surface Metrology Tool form Leica

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

Niton XL2 AuDIT Technology from Thermo Scientific

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

Measuring T1 and T2 Relaxation - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, shows how to measure T1 and T2 relaxation. There are two types of relaxation spin relaxation and longitudinal relaxation.

Technology Overview from Cobolt AB

In this video Jonas Hellström, CTO at Cobolt AB gives an overview of HTCure™ Technology.

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

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

QUANT-EXPRESS from Bruker

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

The EDX Pocket III Handheld XRF Spectrometer from Skyray

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

Glimpses of PI’s Open House Day 2017

This video shows an overview of Physik Instrumente’s (PI) “Open House Day” in 2017 at Karlsruhe, Germany. Opened to adults as well as children, the event saw a footfall of nearly 3000 visitors who made use of this opportunity to find out about apprenticeships and job vacancies.

Setting Up ADMET's MTESTQuattro Controller to Run ASTM E8

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

Semi-Automated Testing of Autoinjectors According to ISO 11608-5

Multifunctional testing machine for all test sequences on one test sample

The FlexAFM and Its Accessories from Nanosurf

The FlexAFM from Nanosurf is a full featured atomic force microscope designed for research applications. It features a modular design, flexure stage which minimizes background movement, decoupled z-piezo and a unique interchangeable nose cone permitting use in air or liquid media, making it suitable for biological samples.

Studying Individual Brain Cells Using Mass Spectrometry

This video shows Professor Jonathan Sweedler from the University of Illinois, describing about using mass spectrometry for brain research.

Admet’s 90° Peel Test Set Up Using eP2 Controller

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.

Introducing the FEI Phenom Personal Electron Microscope

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.

Single Molecule Arrays for Analyzing Tumor Cells

This video shows Professor David Walt from Tufts University. He describes about fiber-optic DNA biosensor microarrays that are used for cancer studies. Simoa stands for Single Molecule Array Technology.

Fast Multichannel Photonic Alignment Solutions from PI

This video shows PI’s fast multichannel photonic alignment for silicon photonics. PI is able to offer precise solutions for fiber alignment from its range of precision positioning systems, keeping pace with new production and on-wafer test demands.

Overview of PI’s SpaceFAB SF-3000 System

This video shows the advanced SpaceFAB SF-3000 from PI. The SpaceFAB SF-3000 is a compact, low profile system. It has a parallel-kinematic design for six degrees of freedom, making it considerably more compact and stiffer than serial-kinematic systems.

Embedded Serial Triggering with InfiniiVision 2000 X-Series from Agilent

This video explains the Embedded Serial Triggering and analysis with InfiniiVision 2000 X-Series from Agilent.

Eliminating the Effect of Load String Compliance in Tensile Test

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

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

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

New Nano DSC Technology from TA Instruments

This video shows a new powerful Nano DSC (differential scanning calorimeter) from TA Instruments. The differential scanning calorimeter delivers high sensitivity and reproducibility of data.

SZ-100 Nanoparticle Size Analyzer from HORIBA

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

FP2250 Friction Peel Tester from Thwing Albert

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

Minus K Vibration Isolators for Piston Pin Testing

This video highlights the importance of Minus K vibration isolators in test applications. Minus K’s vibration isolator enables piston pin testing system to accurately measure during operation, and also eliminates pin chatter problems.

EDAX Instant Insight - Atom Probe Assist

A brief introduction to the EDAX Atom Probe Assist software module, given by EBSD product manager, Matt Nowell.

Thermal Airborne Hyperspectral Imaging with the Telops Hyper-Cam

See how the Hyper-Cam, a thermal infrared hyperspectral imaging sensor can be used in an airborne configuration to detect and identify any substance or target that has a know infrared spectrum. Acquiring hyperspectral images from an airplane allows to map vast areas and obtain important spectral information useful for target detection and identification, geology and mining exploration, environmental monitoring and more.

Park Systems NX10 Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)

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.

Electrical Sensing Zone from Micromeritics

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

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

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

Taber’s Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160

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

Testing Car Steering Rack using MultiTest 25-i from Mecmesin

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

Brillant 240 - Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine

The Brillant 240 is a compact and flexible semi-automatic abrasive cut-off machine with a 254 mm/10” cut-off wheel for workpieces or samples up to Ø 95 mm.

Miniflex 600 Benchtop XRD Instrument from Rigaku at Pittcon 2013

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

Mobile Phases and Optima Solvents from Thermo Scientific

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

Nanometrics’ Imperia Photoluminescence Imaging System Detects Yield-Killing Defects

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

Aliconas IF-Robot Offers High Degree of Automated Quality Assurance

This video shows Alicona’s IF-Robot for automated quality assurance. Alicona’s robust, high-resolution optical 3D metrology combined with a 6-axis robot allows users to experience a high degree of automation and improved speed, ensuring excellent quality assurance.

Bruker Nano Surfaces Tribology and Mechanical Testing Workshop at the University of Sheffield

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.

Makino Uses Alicona’s InfiniteFocus Optical 3D Surface Measurement Solution for Quality Verification

This video shows John Bradford, Micromachining R&D Team Leader at Makino, describing how Alicona’s Infinite Focus technology is used by Makino to obtain highly comprehensive information in a 3D perspective

The Empyrean Multi-Purpose Diffractometer from PANalytical

PANalytical's Martijn Fransen shows us through their Empyrean multi-purpose diffractometer which can analyze powders, solids, nanomaterials and thin films. The system produces best in class x-ray diffraction results and computer tomography with unprecedented resolution.

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

Dan Davis from Shimadzu shows us their EDX-LE benchtop x-ray fluorescence (XRF) instrument. he shows us key features such as the sample positioning camera and runs a sample in real time for us.

Selecting a Spindle and Rotational Speed for Use with Brookfield Viscometer

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

The Carl Zeiss Sigma VP Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

John Treadgold from Carl Zeiss NTS shows us the main features and specifications of the Sigma VP (Variable Pressure) scanning electron microscope (SEM). He covers its capabilities, including options for detectors etc and its ease of use and user interface as well as the ability to integrate the SEM with Carl Zeiss optical microscopes.

Demonstration of ADMET eP2 Universal Testing Machine Controller by ADMET

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

Demonstration of Torsion Testing Systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating torsion testing systems.

New Accucore C8 HPLC Columns from Thermo Scientific

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

PI Offers Heavy-Duty Lifting and Rotating Platform

The video shows a heavy-duty lifting and rotating platform designed by Physik Instrumente (PI) for test and qualification purposes. The platform has a capacity up to 10 tons load and includes free rotation by 360° degrees.

Operating Torque Testing for Lipsticks with Mecmesin Vortex-i Torque Tester

This video shows the testing of opening and closing torque of lipsticks using the Mecmesin Vortex-i computer-controlled torque testing system.

Thermo Scientific Offers Prelude SPLC System for LC/MS Analysis

This video shows Jenny Olsen, Senior Product Manager, talking about the new Prelude SPLC System from Thermo Scientific.

Visitec Demonstrate The World's Largest Scanning Electron Microscope

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

Cryogenic Probe Stations from Lake Shore Cryotronics - Features and Applications

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

Simplified Rheology for the Masses: A Technical Discussion

In this webinar, Dynisco focuses on the technical aspects of correlating laboratory measurements with full production runs. We discuss how parameters change between laboratory standards and production and how advanced equipment today can adjust for these differences.

Using Automated Optical 3D Metrology to Optimize Manufacturing Processes

In this video, Stefan Schere, CEO Alicona, explains about production-integrated quality assurance. He describes about optimizing manufacturing processes with automated optical 3D metrology.

FluidScan® Q1000 Handheld Analyzer from Spectro

This video shows FluidScan® Q1000 handheld analyzer from Spectro Scientific. This machine provides fluid condition assessment based on ASTM Method.

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

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

NX Series cryostats from Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

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

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

Demonstration of the LaserNet Fines Particle Counter and Shape Classifer from Spectro Inc

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.

Indentation Force Deflection Test on Polyurethane Foam by ADMET

Video by ADMET demonstrating Indentation Force Deflection (IFD) test on Polyurethane (PU) foam. Custom test influenced by ASTM D 3574.

3D Printing of Drug Doses

In this video, Abu T. Serajuddin Ph.D. Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at St. John's University talks about how certain types of medication suit certain types of people, as human systems differ.

Fast Raman Mapping: The Graphene Case from Horiba

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

Trace 1300 Series Gas Chromatographs from Thermo Scientific

Thermo Scientific have introduced the Trace 1300 Series gas chromatographs that incorporate breakthrough technology. Fausto Pigozzo shows us the new features including new injectors and detectors which help increase productivity and sensitivity with fast data acquisition in a more compact instrument.

Automatic Tensile Testing System for Elastomers by Zwick

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

Avantes Corporate – Company Profile

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

Q-Motion® – High-Resolution Positioning Systems from PI

This video shows an overview of Q-Motion® XYZ Miniature Positioning Stage by Physik Instrumente (PI). The high precision piezo inertia motors are compact, versatile, and have nanometer precision.

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

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

Agilent 3000 X-Series vs. Tektronix 3000 Series Oscilloscope

This video compares the working of the Agilent InfiniiVision 3000 X-Series oscilloscopes with Tektronix MSO/DPO 3000 series.

Installation of Extensometer on Metal Specimen

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

Reliable Test Results in Materials Testing

Reliable test results are a fundamental and hot topic in materials testing.

ZHR 8150 CLK Testing Metals

Achieve reliable test results with the ZHR8150CLK hardness tester, suitable for use in more than 30 depth measurement method applications, such as Rockwell and ball indention hardness.

Advancements in Turbine Technology

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

FastDigest Enzymes from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the Thermo Scientific FastDigest enzymes. These enzymes are an advanced line of restriction enzymes that create a new standard in DNA digestion.

Reflection Measurement Using SpectraSuite by Ocean Optics

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.

Changing Measurement Cells on the Malvern Mastersizer 3000

This video demonstrates how to change measurement cells on the Malvern Panalytical' 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.

Demonstration of Testing Software testXpert® II by Zwick

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

PI’s Range of Automated Solution for Silicon Photonic Chip Production

This video highlights the automated solution developed for silicon photonic chip production. Physik Instrumente (PI) leads the world in nano-class motion systems and photonics alignment expertise, and has the required know-how to put it all together for high throughput and yield.

Characterization of Smart Polymers for Biomedical Applications from Bose

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

ElvaX Mini XRF Spectrometer from Elvatech

This video shows the working principle of Elvatech’s ElvaX mini XRF Spectrometer.

PI’s ACS Motion Control Solutions to be Featured at Drives & Controls 2018

In this video, Physik Instrumente (PI) welcomes customers to visit its display at Drives & Controls 2018 – the Automation, Power Transmission, and Motion Engineering Event which will be held between April 10 and 12, 2018 at NEC Birmingham. The display will be at PI stand D-744.

Overview of PIMag® Magnetic Direct Drives

This video shows the operation of the advanced PIMag® Magnetic Direct Drives. With regards to wear and dynamics, magnetic direct drives, In particular, offer benefits compared to common spindle-based technologies. As these drives use as few mechanical components as possible, there is less friction and backlash, and hence more precision.

Carl Zeiss’ Axio Examiner Microscope Images Rat Embryonic Fibroblast

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

Overview of Model 8404 HMS from Lake Shore

In this video Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth of Lake Shore gives an overview of Model 8404 Hall Measurement system (HMS).

Zwick on testXpo, The International Forum for Materials Testing

Zwick/Roell's CEO, Dr, Jan Stefan Roell tells us about testXpo, their international forum for materials testing held on an annual basis. It gives materials testing experts access to Zwick's expertise and allows them access to Zwick's facilities.

Tension Test on eX5M Test Machine from ADMET

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

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

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

Malvern's Viscotek TDAmax System

In this video, an employee from Malvern Panalytical tells us about the Viscotek TDAmax system, which is suitable for characterization of polymers, proteins, copolymers, etc.

Bruker at ENC 2014

This video shows an overview of Bruker’s entertainment, hospitality, education and networking at ENC 2014.

Injection Molding Metrology Using Alicona’s InfiniteFocus

This video shows how Alicona’s InfiniteFocus is used for injection molding metrology. Alicona optical 3D metrology has several applications.

PI’s Hybrid Stage with Parent Position Measurement and Closed-Loop Control

This video shows the working mechanism of Physik Instrumente (PI)’s Hybrid Stage. PI offers a unique hybrid concept with parent position measurement and closed-loop control. Some of the key features include simultaneous control of piezo flexure drives and DC-servo/ball screw drives, repeatability in the nanometer range, millisecond settling time to nanometer precision, high consistent velocity, and high drive and holding forces at minimum energy requirements/thermal dissipation.

The Beckman Coulter Mutisizer 4 Particle Size Analyzer

The Multisizer 4 is a particle size analyzer from Beckman Coulter that uses the Coulter principle to determine particle size.

WDS - Where EDS Hits the Limit!

Presentation by EDAX European Applications Manager, Michaela Schleifer, given at the TEAM™ WDS Workshop in Wiesbaden, November 2013.

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

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

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

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

The LVEM5 Benchtop TEM from Delong America

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

Elemental and Matrix Compatibility in Parts-Per-Billion from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures, discusses the matrix compatibility of mercury in HCl.

Instron 2712-04x Pneumatic Grip Specimen Alignment Device and Holders

This video shows the patent pending 2712-04x pneumatic grip specimen alignment device and holders from Instron.

Demonstration of Yokogawa WT1800 High Performance Power Analyzer

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

Puncture Strength Test on a Dual-Column Universal Testing Machine

This video demonstrates a puncture strength test on a dual-column universal testing machine like tensile / compression tester from ADMETTestSystems. This test is conducted to determine the puncture resistance of any material such as textiles, elastomers, films, etc.

Parsum In-Line Particle Size Analyzer from Malvern Instruments

This video shows Parsum, an in-line particle size analyzer from Malvern Panalytical that measures particle size of powders, liquids and sprays accurately and reliably.

PI Offers PICMA-Walk V8 Piezo Linear Motor with Nanometer Precision

This video shows the advanced PICMA-Walk V8 Piezo Linear Motor from Physik Instrumente (PI) that is synonymous with power, reliability, and precision. The reliable and durable piezo stepping linear drive provides uniform feed, constant velocity to 15 mm/s, and 60 nm maximum holding force.

Characterizing Battery and Storage Materials Using Electrochemical Strain Microscopy

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

The Innova-IRIS Combined AFM-Raman from Bruker XRD

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

FRT Fully Automated, High Resolution Metrology Tools for Semiconductor Wafers

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

PI Offers Compact NEXACT® Piezo Stepping Drives

This short video shows the compact NEXACT® Piezo Stepping Drive from Physik Instrumente (PI). The NEXACT® Piezo Stepping Drive from PI performs the stepping motion with bending elements. An ideal selection of the piezo elements enhances step size, velocity, clamping force, and stiffness for the respective requirements.

Hardness Testing on Platinum, Titanium, Gold and Tungsten Wedding Ring

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 !!

Fatigue Test on Dental Implants Using ElectroPuls System

This video illustrates the fatigue test performed on straight and pre-angled dental implants using ElectroPuls system from Instron.

Heating Bracelet Using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW

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

Low Volume Nano ITC Cell from TA Instruments

This video shows a low volume Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) cell from TA instruments. The low volume Nano ITC is designed to offer maximum flexibility and sensitivity for the study of protein binding.

Thermo Scientific Launches TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva Triple-Stage Quadrupole Mass Spectrometers

This video shows Mary Blackburn, TSQ Product Manager, discussing the latest innovations in the Thermo Scientific TSQ Quantiva and TSQ Endura triple-stage quadrupole mass spectrometers.

PI’s New Technology Center

The video shows the construction and completion phase of the new modern PI Technology Center in Germany. Set amidst lush and sprawling grounds, the Technology Center boasts a 10,000 m² space for 200 workplaces, 900 m2 laboratory space, a showroom, a library, an auditorium to seat 200 people, a bistro, and a fitness studio.

Overview of Applied Spectra

This video provides an overview of Applied Spectra, who is a major supplier of laser-based analytical instruments.

SureTect Real-Time PCR System from Thermo Scientific

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

Torsion Fatigue Tester for Medical Device Testing by ADMET

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.).

TWIN/TWIN Setup from Bruker

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

Demonstration of Thermo Scientific Direct Rock Sampler Field Kit

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

Automated Tensile Testing of Thin Sheet Plastics and Elastomers by Zwick

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

Live Demonstration of the Malvern Zetasizer µV and APS

This video demonstrates the Zetasizer µV and APS system from Malvern Panalytical. Designed for protein characterization, the Zetasizer µV combines the highest sensitivity with a minimum of 2ìL volume requirement. The Zetasizer APS is a user-friendly, dynamic light scattering (DLS) system that automates measurements of sample in a range of common microtitre plates.

Hardness Testing of Gold, Titanium, Platinum and Tungsten Carbide Rings Using a Jigsaw Blade

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)

Malvern’s OMNISEC System for Accurate Characterization of Polymers and Proteins

This video shows Mark Pothecary from Malvern Panalytical giving an overview of OMNISEC system, an advanced GPC/SEC solution developed for the characterization of natural and synthetic polymers, and proteins.

Admet’s ASTM D1894 Coefficient of Friction Test

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.

OIM Analysis™ v8 - What's New, What It Can Do, and How It Can Improve Your Materials Characterization - M&M 2016 Lunch & Learn

Significant new functionality has been introduced into OIM Analysis™ with the introduction of v8.

Demonstration of An Automatic Testing System for Heavy Steel Plates by Zwick

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)

Testing Lead Content in Consumer Items Using a Handheld XRF Analyzer

Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates how their Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can quickly check for lead content/contamination in consumer items. With their in-built test program, you can quickly evaluate items on a pass/fail basis, making it ideal for quality control applications.

Video to Demonstrate an Electromagnetic Linear Motor

TA ElectroForce manufactures dynamic mechanical testing systems, used to characterize Medical Devices, Biologic, and Engineered materials.

EASYHEAT Induction Heating Systems from Ambrell

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

Thermo Scientific Pharmaceutical Microbiology Solutions

This video shows Thermo Scientific Pharmaceutical Microbiology Solutions. This microbiology solution consists of full range of quality Thermo Scientific Oxoid and Remel products for the pharmaceutical microbiology workflow.

XLNCE SMX-BEN XRF Analyzer from EDAX

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

TechCut 5 Precision Sectioning Machine from Allied High Tech Products

The TechCut 5 Precision Sectioning Machine from Allied High Tech Products is a programmable sectioing saw suited for sample preparation. It can cut a wide variety of materials and sizes. Microprocessor control allows the user to control parameters such as feed rate, distance and force and cutting depth. The system can also automatically adjust to changes in cutting conditions such as changes in section or composition.

SampleManager 11 LIMS Expert Insight - Seamus Mac Conaonaigh from Thermo Scientific

In this video Seamus Mac Conaonaigh, Director of Technology talks about the Thermo Scientific SampleManager 11.

Jacopo Annese Discusses Different Ways to Examine the Brain

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

Advanced Nanodispensers from PI

This video shows the operating principle of Physik Instrumente (PI)’s Nanodispenser. The drives used for nanoliter or picoliter dosing devices must function with high-operating frequencies of up to several kHz and at the same time create the kinetic energy needed to produce minute droplets without subsequent nebulization, dripping, or satellite formation.

PI’s Wide Range of Precision Motion and Positioning Technologies

This video highlights the different precision motion and positioning technologies manufactured by Physik Instrumente (PI). PI’s Piezo Motors have features, such as the smallest designs; lowest cost; linear and rotary; forces to 1000 N; sub-nm resolution; and self-locking.

Confectionery Texture Measurement & Analysis

Learn how to measure the textural properties of your confectionery products using a Texture Analyser - firmness, hardness, stickiness, stringiness, tensile strength, crispness, snapping force, gel strength, springiness, fracturability, etc.

Packaging Seal Strength Test using Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

Determining the seal strength of a package (ASTM F88-95) is very important to secure the contents of a package. This video shows an example of a packaging seal strength tensile test on a Universal Testing Machine.

Zeiss Webinar on 3View Technology

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.

Inauguration of HORIBA Europe Research Center

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

Advancing Research and Analysis of Tools - Thermo Scientific

In this video Dr. Klaus Lindpaintner Chief Scientific Officer for Analytical Technologies from Thermo Scientific talks about the maintenance of analytical instruments industry and its role in advancement.

Fibre Analysis Using Scanning Electron Microscopy

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

Meat & Fish Texture Measurement & Analysis

Learn how to measure the textural properties of your meat and fish products using a Texture Analyser - firmness, toughness, bite force, cutting strength etc.

Demonstration of Brookfield’s PFT Powder Flow Tester

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.

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

This video describes how ABB’s power protection solution has saved Fonterra time and money by reducing the production downtime at a milk production facility in Takanini, New Zealand.

TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker for Chemical Analysis

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

Overview of Q-Motion® Miniature Rotation Stage Q-614

This video offers a glimpse into PI’s Q-Motion® Miniature Rotation Stage Q-614. The device is very compact and its rotation range if greater than 360°. It has a rotational velocity of 70°/seconds and drive torque of 5 mNm.

A (R)evolution of EBSD Pattern Detection

This short video clip shows an animation, which was presented by Dr. René de Kloe at RMS EBSD 2019.

TA Instruments' Nano DSC Cell Design

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

STA 449 F5 Jupiter from NETZSCH for High-Temperature Applications

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

Alignment of Instron Precision Wedge Grips

This video illustrates the alignment of the Precision Wedge Grips from Instron.

Spectrum Library Matching

EDAX Global Applications Manager Tara Nylese describes a powerful new addition to TEAM™ Analysis software packages.

Seminar on Characterization of Tribo-System from Bruker

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

Spectro LNF Q200 Series for Industrial Machine Condition Monitoring

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.

Horizontal Track Tests on Catheter Systems from Zwick

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

Fast Multi-Channel Photonics Alignment Systems by PI

This video offers a glimpse into Physik Instrumente (PI)’s complete range of fast multi-channel photonics alignment (FMPA) systems for the silicon photonics market. These unique, easy-to-integrate subsystems are developed for aligning fibers and optical components.

D2 PHASER X-Ray Powder Diffractometer from Bruker

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

Demonstration of Testing of Bumpers for Dental Prosthodontic Applications by Zwick

This video shows Zwick materials testing machine (Zwicki-Line) with testing software testXpert II

Video Demonstration of the DMA 3200

This video demonstrates the capabilites of the DMA 3200.

Compression Test on Eggs Using Instron System

This video shows the compression tests performed on Nellie’s cage free eggs and Pete & Gerry's organic and heirloom eggs using Instron testing machine.

The Clemex CMT Automated Microhardness Testing Machine

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.

Thermo Scientific EASY-Spray Technology

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.

S8 TIGER WDXRF Spectrometer from Bruker

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

Using XRF as a Forensic Tool to Identify People

In real life forensics, people burned beyond recognition, who may not be able to be identified from fingerprints or DNA can be identified from dental fillings. Due to the fact most manufacturers make dental resins with differing compositions, researchers have been able to match the dental resins, back to a database and dental records and consequently identify people.

WT1800 Precision Power Analyzer from Yokogawa

This video shows WT1800 high performance power analyzer, the latest addition to Yokogawa’s test and measurement digital power analyzer product line.

NT-MDT's SOLVER NEXT SPM/AFM

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.

Mass Spectrometer for TGA Applications - MAX300-LG from Extrel

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

Fully-automated Functional Tests on Injection-pens

ZwickRoell Robotic-Testing-System ‚roboTest Next‘ for functional tests on injection-pens.