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Overview of Q-Motion® Miniature Linear Stage Q-522

This video offers a glimpse of the Q-522 Q-Motion® Miniature Linear Stage by Physik Instrumente(PI). Q-Motion® stages have very small dimensions and a high position resolution in the nanometer range.

Avantes Corporate – Company Profile

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

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.

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).

The Cypher AFM from Asylum Research - Key Features and Capabilities

The Cypher AFM from Asylum Research is the most revolutionary small sample AFM released in the last decade. It features an envonmental chamber, high resolution scanner providing sub angstrom resolution and fast imaging thanks to the small cantilevers.

Rigaku XtaLAB mini Benchtop X-Ray Crystallography System

The new Rigaku XtaLAB mini benchtop X-ray crystallography system for automated three dimensional (3D) chemical structure determination is the latest in affordable single crystal X-ray diffraction.

Measurement of Error Vector Magnitude from Agilent

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

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.

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.

Top-load testing and bottle height measurement from Mecmesin

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

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.

Overview of PI Engineered Systems

This video shows the extensive portfolio of PI’s precision motion technologies that are integrated into comprehensive motion systems. PI is a worldwide leading supplier of solutions in the field of motion and positioning.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

Fatigue Testing On Springs from Zwick

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

Auto-CrushIR from PIKE Technologies

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

The 8400 Series Hall Effect Measurement System from Lake Shore Cryotronics

The 8400 Series Hall Effect Measurement System (HEMS) is Lake Shore Cryotronics latest addition to their range of HEMS that are used to characterize the electronic properties of semiconductors. In particular they are used to determine carrier type, density and mobility as well as their hall co-efficient.

Tango Near Infrared Spectrometer from Bruker

In this video Dean Roberts, Manager-US Food, Feed and Agriculture Markets - Bruker demonstrates the working and application of Tango near IR spectrometer.

Energy Efficient Metal Hot Zones from Plansee

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

Micromeritics’ Saturn DigiSizer II Particle Size Analyzer

This webinar explains the features and production, research, and quality control applications of fully automated Saturn DigiSizer II high-definition digital particle size analyzer from Micromeritics.

Ammonia Gas Flow Measurement Challenges & Solutions

Measuring and controlling ammonia can be tricky. One mistake during the transition from gas to liquid and your instrumentation is ruined.

Changing the Capacitance Value of EASYHEAT from Ambrell

This video show how to change the capacitance value after changing caps on an EASYHEAT 1.2-2.4 kW induction heating system from Ambrell.

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.

Mounting Crystals on XtaLAB Mini Diffractometer from Rigaku

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

PID Microactivity Reference Reactor from Micromeritics Analytical Services

This video demostrates the functioning of Micromeritics Analytical Services’ PID Microactivity Reference Reactor.

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.

Autozero Procedure and Oscillation Check of Brookfield Viscometer

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

Mass Spectrography in Biology: Expert Insight from Thermo Scientific

In this video Andreas Huhmer, Director of Maketing from Thermo Scientific talks about the exciting chapter in better understanding biology and advancing proteomics and metabolomics.

Water Resistant Glass Nanocoating

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

Golf Shoe Cleats Release Torque Testing - Mecmesin

This video shows testing of release torque in golf shoe cleats using Vortex-i computer controlled torque testing system from Mecmesin.

The Anter Flashline 4010 Thermal Properties Analyzer

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

SuperMini 200 Benchtop Sequential WDXRF Spectrometer from Rigaku at Pittcon 2013

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

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.

The Spectro Genesis ICP Spectrometer - Operation and Key Features

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

Bruker Showcases New Products at Analytica 2014, Munich

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

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.

Crunchiness and Smoothness Testing using TA1 Food Texture Analyzer from Lloyd Instruments

This video shows the crunchiness and smoothness tests using TA1 food texture analyzer from Lloyd Instruments.

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.

Using a Portable XRF Analyzer to Test Wood-Based Materials

This video demonstrates how the Innov-X portable handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer can be used to analyze wood-based materials in the field, eliminating the need for costly and timely laboratory testing. In particular the XRF analyzer can test for wood treated with preservatives that contain elements such as arsenic, copper and chromium on the spot.

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.

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

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

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.

Tensile Testing Using Mecmesin MultiTest 25-xt Test System

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

Malvern’s Archimedes Particle Metrology System

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

Cr2O3 Thermal Plasma Spraying Demonstration

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Malvern Morphologi G3-ID for Particle Characterization

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

MB3600-CH10 FT-NIR Oleochemicals Analyzer from ABB

This video shows the ABB MB3600-CH10, a high performance laboratory FT-NIR analyzer designed for oil, fat and oleochemicals applications.

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.

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.

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.

Battery Capacity Tester with Monitoring SBS 8400

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

ADMET eXpert 8602 Axial-Torsion Testing Machine

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

Thermo Scientific TRACE 1300 Series Gas Chromatograph

This video shows the innovative TRACE 1300 series GC (gas chromatograph) from Thermo Scientific. The TRACE 1300 series GC provides high productivity and reduces cost in QA/QC and routine laboratory applications.

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.

PI’s Direct Drive Linear and Rotary Motors

This video showcases PI’s Direct Drive Linear and Rotary Motors. The PI Linear Motors and Voice Coils are used for nano-meter level motion control, precision automation, and high-speed actuation. Air bearings, MagLev, Torque Motor, Voice Coils, and Hexapods are also available.

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.

Capabilities Overview of Oxford Instruments

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

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.

Hotplates for Teaching Laboratories - Stuart Undergrad Hotplate Stirrer

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

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.

Thermo Scientific Technologies for Metabolomics Research

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

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.

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.

Schmidt Rebound Hammer Non-destructive Test Instrument Demonstration

This video shows concrete test hammer, which was invented by Ernst Schmidt and introduced by Proceq.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

End Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

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

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.

The Viscotek GPC/SEC System from Malvern Instruments - Features and Capabilities

Jason Sanchez from Malvern Panalytical tells us about the Viscotek Size exclusion gas chromatography system which is suited to all types of polymers, proteins, biopolymers etc.

ElvaX ProSpector Portable XRF Analyzers from Elvatech at Pittcon 2013

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

Machined Complete Products from American Friction Welding

This video shows a range of machined complete products from American Friction Welding. The company offers high-quality friction welds manufactured to exact industry and customer specifications.

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.

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.

Video to Show How NeoSight Can Be Used for Floating Systems

NeoSight is an platform designed to leverage and supplement new or existing digitalization efforts with a primary goal to provide hindsight, insight and foresight into the performance and integrity of an asset, regardless of industry or application.

Zetasizer µV Light Scattering system from Malvern

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

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).

Single Vs. Multiple Reflection ATR Sampling

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

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.

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

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

GHP 456 Titan Guarded Hot Plate System from NETZSCH

This video displays the functioning of the GHP 456 Titan® guarded hot plate system from NETZSCH. This innovative system is designed for measurement of thermal conductivity of insulations.

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.

Three-Point Flexure Testing of Snowboards by Zwick Roell

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

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.

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.

Measurement Positions in LUMOS from Bruker

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

Overview of PI Ceramic Disk Actuator

This video shows the operating principle of PI Ceramic’s Disk Actuator. The multilayer contracting plates can be manufactured in various shapes, for example, disk-shaped (circular) or rectangular, and are available on request.

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.

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

Measurement of Area under Curve on Oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies

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

DELTA Window Guard System from Olympus

This video shows Window Guard™ system protection for testing metal turnings, shavings & protruding components using the DELTA handheld XRF alloy analyzer from Olympus.

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

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

KERN - Gnome Experiment

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

Non-Sensitive Piezo Drives from PI

This video shows PI’s non-sensitive piezo drives specifically developed for magnetic resonance therapy. Piezo drives are the only drives which are not affected by strong magnetic fields, and also they do not create magnetic fields which can become a source of interference.

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

Staff at NCSU talk about how they have taken the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope out of the dedicated research lab and brought it out into the teaching environment. It's versatility and ease of use mean that it can be used by operators with even limited experience.

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.

DMA-RH Accessory from TA Instruments

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

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.

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.

Compression Test of Pushbuttons on Remote Control

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

Chatillon® CS Series Digital Force Testers from Lloyd Instruments

The CHATILLON® CS Series digital force testers are revolutionary systems optimized for production testing applications, including medical devices, plastics, packaging, textiles, rubber and electronics to name a few. No personal computer is required; no proprietary software is required; no knowledge of programming languages is required.

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.

Vibration Isolators from Minus K Technology

This video shows Erik Runge, Director of Engineering at Minus K Technology, who provides detailed overview of Minus K’s vibration isolators. Minus K Technology was established in 1993.

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.

Tensile Tests on Plastics with MakroXtens - Zwick Roell

Zwick Roell Video: Tensile tests on plastics to ISO 527 with makroXtens extensometer

The Flash DSC 1 Calorimeter from Mettler Toledo

Are you interested in performing calorimetry experiments quickly? If so you should take a look at the Mettler Toledo Flash DSC 1 calorimeter. This unit bridges the gap between research and production, allowing the user to more accurately run simulations that are indicative of real life processing conditions.

Video to Show How NeoSight Can Be Used on Coke Drums

With NeoSight, we apply our knowledge and expertise to the challenge of leveraging your data to maximize asset efficiency.

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.

Niton XL3t XRF Analyzers from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

Open Spark Stand: Optical Emission Spectrometer from PANalytical

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

The Flashline Series of Thermal Property Analyzers from Anter Corp

Tony Torsell from Anter Corporation shows us their Flashline Series of thermal property analyzers. These intruments can measure properties such as thermal diffusivity, specific heat capacity and thermal conductivity using laser flash or xenon flash techniques.

The KLA Tencor MicroXAM100 Profilometer and Interferometer

The MicroXam100 from KLA Tencor is a surface profilometer and white light optical interferometer. Jim Zobel explains how the system works and demsinatres it's fast data acquisition rates.

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.

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.

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

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

Installation of Extensometer on Metal Specimen

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

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.

Planetary Mills Classic Line from FRITSCH

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

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

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

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

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

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.

SampleManager 11 with Configurable Data Flow-Through from Thermo Scientific at Pittcon 2013

In this video Katie Evans, Senior Product Manager of Thermo Scientific discusses the flexibility of SampleManager 11 with configurable data flow-through.

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.

Customer Testimonial about Thermo Scientific XRF Analyzer

Thermo Scientific Niton are manufacturers of handheld and portable XRF (x-ray fluorescence) analyzers. This video includes testimonials from some of their customers who tell us about how fast and easy their handheld XRF analyzers are to use, as well as how they have been able to save them money at the same time and in turn benefit their businesses.

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.

Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 from Malvern

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

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.

PI Offers Piezo Stepping Drives—Nexline®

This video provides an overview of the PI Nexline® range of piezo stepping drives from Physik Instrumente (PI). The piezo stepping drives are essential components and have a number of piezo actuators that are preloaded against a guided runner.

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.

Minus K’ Anti Vibration Technology – Wine Glass Demo

This video shows the demo of the famous Minus K wine glass. Erik Runge, Director of Engineering at Minus K Technology, shows how Minus K offers the best in class anti vibration technology.

What Are The Different Types of Material Analysis ?

A video clip showing how chemical analysis works and the wide range of applications of chemical analysis (detecting trace metals). The development of a handheld vapor pressure detector that is capable of detecting vapour pressure of explosives. In biological analysis, raman spectroscopy is use to determine different tissues that can be use to identify cancer cells. Introduction of material analysis instruments including mass spectrometry.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The P-6 Stylus Profilometer from KLA Tencor

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

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.

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

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

Background Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

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

MicroActive Data Analysis Software - BJH Silica from Micromeritics

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

Protein analysis with the Zetasizer APS from Malvern

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

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

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

TriPlus 300 Headspace Autosampler from Thermo Scientific

In this video Massimo Santoro, Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces a new autosampler TriPlus 300 Headspace.

Video to Show a Realtime Fatigue Monitoring System

An brief overview perspective of Stress Engineering's Realtime Fatigue Monitoring System (RFMS).

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

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

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.

DMA 242 E Artemis Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer from Netzsch

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

Precision Positioning Systems from PI

This video shows the various products and solutions offered by Physik Instrumente (PI). Product range includes nanopositioning, microscopy, astronomy, and piezo solutions.

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.

Kinexus Rotational Rheometer from Malvern Instruments

This video shows Kinexus, the next generation rotational rheometer platform from Malvern Panalytical.

Roughness and Texture Analysis Software from Digital Surf

Mountains Map 6 is the latest generation roughness and texture analysis software from Digital Surf. It is designed to work with instruments such as optical profilometers, confocal microscopes, scanning probe and atomic force microscopes and can deal with samples as large as automotive panels down to AFM size of just a few microns. The latest features of version 6.0 are outlined and a live demonstration of its capabilities provided.

Exploring Biomaterials for Better Coatings

In this video, Prof. Yeau-Ren Jeng from the National Chung Cheng University talks about studying enamel, the top layer of the tooth.

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.

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.

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.

Axial Depth Profile of Multlayer Polymer Films Using Confocal Raman Spectroscopy

This video from Horiba shows the presentation and analysis of spectra obtained by Confocal Raman spectroscopy to create an axial depth profile of multlayer polymer films.

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.

Automated Electrical Probing at Micron Scale

This video illustrates an automated sequence in which two miBot are operated to electrically contact micron size pads. The process is configured and run from Precio™, Imina Technologies' software suite.

Thwing Albert’s FP-2255 Friction/Peel Tester

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

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.

Thermo Scientific Slide-A-Lyzer Dialysis Cassettes for Protein Sample Dialysis and Buffer Exchange

This video shows Neal Kitchen, an immunoassays expert, explaining about the Slide-A-Lyzer Dialysis Cassettes designed by Thermo Scientific for buffer exchange and protein sample dialysis.

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.

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.

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.

TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer - nanoComposix Testimonial by C-Therm

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

The Morphologi G3 Particle Characterization System - Features and Demonstration

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

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.

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

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

S2 PICOFOX for Clinical Applications from Bruker

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

FLIR A310 f /FLIR A310 pt Thermal Imaging Cameras

This video shows the FLIR A310f and FLIR A310pt thermal imaging cameras.

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.

Testing Sealed-Seam Strength with Zwick’s Testing Machine

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

Interview with Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton of Thermo Scientific

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

N5392B Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) Compliance Application from Agilent

In this video Alex Bailes, Project Manger from Agilent Technologies Inc. introduces compliance testing support for N5392B Energy-Efficient Ethernet (EEE) standards used in networking applications.

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

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

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.

Analytical Technologies Transforming Science: Thermo Scientific Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer

In this video scientists from Thermo scientific illustrates the transformation of analytical technologies into science using Orbitrap Fusion Tribrid Mass Spectrometer.

NETZSCH's Thermal Properties of Polymers App at a Glance

This video provides a brief overview of NETZSCH’s Thermal Properties of Polymers App that offers all the essential characteristics of polymer materials.

Tornado Digital Torque Tester from Mecmesin

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

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.

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.

New 3in1 Box and Concavus Pan from NETZSCH

This video shows a new 3in1 Box and Concavus® pan from NETZSCH. The 3in1 Box is an easy-to-handle storage unit for sample pans and lids. It comprises 96 crucibles or lids that are arranged in order in an anti-static plastic box.

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.

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.

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.

Time and Date Configuration in Brookfield DV2T and DV3T

This video show how to quickly configure the date and time in the new DV2T Viscometer or DV3T Rheometer from Brookfield.

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.

Zwick Presents testXpo 2013 at Germany

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

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.

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.

Demonstration of Universal Testing Systems by ADMET

ADMET is a leading provider of universal testing systems for tension, compression, flexure, torsion and biaxial testing.

Zwick Roell’s Linear Puncture Testing (LPET)

This video shows Zwick Roell’s LPET (linear puncture testing). According to DIN 53142-2 standard, the LPET is performed on a corrugated card board. The card board is loaded in all directions due to the pyramid formed penetrator during the penetration test.

A Guide for Downloading Event and Temperature Readings from Thermo Scientific Freezers

This video shows how to download event and temperature readings from the Thermo Scientific -800C freezer to a USB drive.

Interview with Ken Miller of Thermo Scientific

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

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.

Rigaku nano3DX X-Ray Microscope Measures Large Samples at High Resolution

This video shows the operation of Rigaku nano3DX, an X-ray microscope (XRM) that has the ability to measure large samples at high resolution. The nano3DX delivers sub-micron computed tomography for materials and life science applications.

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.

Benefits of Polyethylene Butt Fusion Joints for Plastic Pipes

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

TWIN/TWIN Setup from Bruker

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

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.

New Q5800 Expeditionary Fluid Analysis System from Spectro Scientific

This video shows the functioning of Spectro Scientific’s new Q5800 expeditionary fluid analysis system, a portable, battery-powered device that enables operators to perform mobile lubricant sampling.

Measurements of Protein and Polymer Microrheology Using Zetasizer Nano ZSP

This video illustrates how microrheology measurements of proteins and polymers are taken on the Zetasizer Nano ZSP with advanced software from Malvern Panalytical.

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

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

New VersaXRM 3D X-ray Microscope from Zeiss

This video shows researchers participating at the ICMCB in Bordeaux and discussing the functioning of the Zeiss VersaXRM 3D X-ray Microscope in laboratories.

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

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

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.

Flexural Test of Plastic Test Bar Using ADMET eXpert 7601

Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with MTESTQuattro PC based testing software

MB3600-HP10 FT-NIR Hydrocarbon Analyzer from ABB

This video shows ABB MB3600-HP10, a high-performance FT-NIR laboratory analyzer designed and configured for standard hydrocarbon analysis.

Customer testimonial: Cobolt AB

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

Irradiance Measurement using Avantes AvaSoft 8 Software

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

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.

DSC 214 Polyma Differential Scanning Calorimeter from NETZSCH

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

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.

LFA 467 HyperFlash Light Flash Apparatus from Netzsch

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

Instron's TrendTracker for Bluehill Software

This animation shows the benefits of Instron's TrendTracker Viewer for Bluehill software.

picoSpin 45 Benchtop NMR Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

Thwing Albert‘s ProGage Thickness Tester

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

PI Offers VeriMove Hexapod Software for Collision Testing

This video shows the utilization of the advanced PI VeriMove software. The PI VeriMove software is programmed to prevent collisions of moving and static parts. Limited space can cause difficulties for both positioning and motion systems.

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.

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.

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.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

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

Q-Motion® Inertia Drive from PI

This video offers a glimpse of the Q-Motion® drive by Physik Instrumente (PI). Q-Motion® positioning systems close the gap which has not been covered by current drive technologies. The positioning system uses a piezo inertia drives that are space-saving and economical with relatively high holding forces and an almost unlimited travel range.

How a Kelvin Probe Works by KP Technology

KP Technology's Prof. Iain D. Baikie explains how a Kelvin Probe works.

F1 Rear Impact Trial Test at Cranfield Impact Centre.

This video shows F1 rear impact trial test at the Cranfield Impact Centre.

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.

High Temperature Testing Using 3 Furnace Carousel from Zwick

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

Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

Simultaneous TGA/DSC (Thermogravimetric Analysis and Differential Scanning Calorimetry)

This video briefly describes the results that can be obtained using a simultaneous TGA/DSC (thermogravimetric analysis and differential scanning calorimeter) and how they can be used in tandem for detailed materials analysis. They go on further to explain the importance of instrument design using the TA Instruments Q600 SDT as an example.

Handheld Coating Thickness Measuremet Instruments - Technology, Features and operation

This short video runs you through the range of handheld coating thickness measurement instruments from Fischer Instrumentation. These instruments use different technologies and the various useful features of these devices are demonstrated, as well their ease of operation.

Overview of Applied Spectra

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

Raman Handheld Analyzers from SciAps

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

Tools for Mac Operating System from FLIR

This video shows FLIR tools for Mac OS, It is powerful IR software solution that helps to present the images to the decision makers more effectively.

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.

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

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

The Zetasizer Particle Sizing Range of Instruments from Malvern

Dave Dolak from Malvern Panalytical Instrument showcases their new Malvern Panalytical Zetasizer µV and Zetasizer APS, which are making the debut at Pittcon 2009. These instruments are dedicated batch dynamic light scattering instruments which feature the ultimate in sensitivity and use the lowerst sample volumes, as low as 2 microlitres.

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

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

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.

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.

Demonstration of the Revetest Xpress Scratch Tester from CSM Instruments

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

ICAP 7000 Series Streamlines Trace Elemental Analysis from Thermo Scientific

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

Counterfeit Medicine Identification Using the Epsilon 3 XRF Analyzer

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

WT3000 Precision Power Analyzer from Yokogawa

This video shows Yokogawa’s WT3000 AC/DC power analyzer that offers an unprecedented combination of measurement accuracy and performance.

Oxford’s AZtec TruMap and AutoLayer Demonstration

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

ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine from ADMET

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

Thermo Scientific Dionex ICS-5000 Reagent-Free HPIC system

This video shows the world’s first Dionex ICS-5000 capillary HPIC (high-pressure ion chromatography) system. The reagent-free HPIC system has the ability to do high resolution and fast IC analysis.

The NHT2 Nanoindentation Tester/AFM from CSM Instruments

The NHT2 Nanoindentation tester from CSM Instruments combines a nanoindenter and AFM in one compact, affordable, easy to use desktop unit. This version has been re-designed and now features liquid compatibility, a wider load range and multi sample capability. The use of two video cameras, proving a side view and a top view of the sample eliminate the need for an optical microscope.

ZHU/Zwicki-Line Universal Hardness Testing Machine

This video shows the most flexible, versatile ZHU/zwicki-Line universal hardness testing machine from Zwick Roell.

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.

Barnes SSSP-1000-T Single Pass Bore Finishing

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

Orbis Portable Torque Testing Instrument from Mecmesin

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

HORIBA Scientific Offers Cathodoluminescence Systems for Electron Microscopy

This video gives a detailed introduction to cathodoluminescence, including HORIBA Scientific’s cathodoluminescence systems for electron microscopy.

FLIR T640 / T620 Imaging Systems

This video shows the FLIR T620 & T640 thermal imaging systems. The FLIR T620 & T640 is the combination of the flexibility and ergonomics of the FLIR T-Series with extreme image quality of the P-Series cameras.

Dynamics Center - Kinetics from Bruker

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

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.).

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.

Confocal Scanning and Optical Particle Manipulation with Optical Tweezers

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

The Scanning Kelvin Probe from KP Technologies - Operation and Capabilities

Prof. Iain D. Baikie from KP Technology introduces us to the Scanning Kelvin Probe which measures the work function difference between a vibrating tip and the sample. It is suited to the analysis of such things as metals, electronic devices, patterned wafers, solar cells etc and can carry out similar functions to an AFM

Video to Show the Universal Software for Next Generation Static Materials Testing - Bluehill®

Discover simpler and smarter testing with features such as pre-loaded test methods, QuickTest in seconds, enhanced data exporting, and Instron Connect—a new feature that provides a direct communication link to Service.

Intelligent Transportation Systems from FLIR

This video shows the intelligent transportation system from FLIR. The thermal imaging cameras of intelligent transportation system are used to monitor and manage traffic streams.

Analyzing RNA Protein Complexes with Solid State NMR

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

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

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

ADVANTEST Offers TAS7500 Terahertz Pulsed Spectroscopy and Imaging System

This video shows the ADVANTEST TAS7500, a compact terahertz pulsed spectroscopy and imaging system specifically designed for pharmaceutical applications.

Video to Show Software Upgrades for Static-Hydraulic Testing

This video shows an upgrade path is now available for Partner Software users to move to the NEW Bluehill Universal platform.

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.

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.

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.

Morphologi G3-ID from Malvern

This video introduces the Morphologi G3-ID particle characterisation system from Malvern Panalytical.

Micromeritics - Global Leader in Particle Measurement Instruments

A video clip from Micromeritics which is a global leader in automated particle measurement instruments. These include laser diffraction, sedimentation, electrical sensing zone, surface area, prosity , chemisorption, porosimetry for construction materials and much much more.

Model 8404 Hall measurement system from Lake Shore

In this video Brad Dodrill of Lake Shore, provides an explanation of traditional Hall measurements.

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.

Easy and Safe Cleaning Process of FRITSCH Cutting Mills

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

Tension Test on eX5M Test Machine from ADMET

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

The EM TIC 3X Milling System from Leica Microsystems

The EM TIC 3X Milling System surpasses conventional slope cutting instruments. It can mill at high rates, cut broad and deep into the sample, and create smooth surfaces resulting in high-quality cross-sections of almost any material, quickly and easily.

Clemex CMT.HD Micro Hardness Tester - Main Features and Capabilities

This video demonstrates the main features and capabilities of the Clemex CMT.HD Micro Hardness Tester

Ambrell’s RF Test

This video shows the use of Ambrell’s RF induction heating equipment in Coca-Cola Enterprises.

Principle of PI’s Magnetic Linear Motors

This video is an animation of the principle behind PI’s magnetic linear motors. The magnetic linear motors correspond to a sequence of a number of voice-coil actuators; individual coils can be regulated according to a position-dependent, defined pattern (commutation).

Power Protection Solutions from ABB

This video shows a wide range of ABB’s power protection solutions, which include UPS, power switching and power conditioning products that provide high-quality power to continually safeguard data and plant processes. These power protection systems can be installed to provide complete power protection with the lowest cost of ownership.

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)

Video to Demonstate ITC Automation with Affinity ITC

ITC automation can lead to bent syringes and imperfect data, however, TA Instruments has perfected it with the all new Affinity ITC!

Potential Uses of Preclinical MRI

This video shows Bernard Siow, Head of MRI at Francis Crick Institute in London, explaining about the benefits of MRI.

Performance, Versatility and Configurabilty: PIKE MIRacle

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

Video to Show Universal Software for Next Generation Static Materials Testing (Extended)

Discover simpler and smarter testing with features such as pre-loaded test methods, QuickTest in seconds, enhanced data exporting, and Instron Connect—a new feature that provides a direct communication link to Service.

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

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

Morgan Motor Company Car Factory – Malvern Instruments

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

SBS-8400 Battery Capacity Tester from Storage Battery Systems

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

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.

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.

Litesizer 500 | Anton Paar

Litesizer 500 | Anton Paar

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.

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.

Compression Test on Pumpkins Using Instron Machine

This video demonstrates the compression test performed on a little pumpkin using an Instron 250 kN universal testing machine.

IBIS Nanoindentation System - An Introduction

This video introduces the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories by demonstrating a typical test on a silicon wafer. The video shows actual use of the software and the instrument.

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.

Explore SmartSwap™ for the Discovery Hybrid Rheometer

Get more information on this exciting feature at www.tainstruments.com TA Instruments proudly introduces you to SmartSwap™, an exciting feature on every Discovery Hybrid Rheometer! This excellent intelligent technology instantly recognizes geometries and sets parameters in your Trios Software. SmartSwap™ allows a quick and easy transition between any of our SmartSwap™ environmental systems and geometries that takes only seconds! SmartSwap™ is just one of many features that makes Discovery Hybrid Rheometers versatile and user-friendly. What else will you do with your rheometer today?

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.

Piezo Actuators from PI Ceramic

This video shows the advanced piezo actuators from Physik Instrumente (PI). These instruments can convert electrical energy directly into mechanical energy and vice versa. Their motion is based on crystalline displacements, so there is neither wear nor friction.

Rubber Adhesion Peel Test Performed on eXpert 7601 by ADMET

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

FP-1 Floor Platforms for Minus K Vibration Isolators

This video shows Erik Runge, Director of Engineering at Minus K Technology, describing the FP-1 floor platform.

XRF Mining Sample Collection and Preparation Tools from Thermo Scientific

This video shows collection and preparation tools from Thermo Scientific that deliver a full Lab-to-Field Solution for XRF analysis in the field.

Oxford Instruments Corporate Video

This interesting video presented by its founders shows how the Oxford Instruments company evolved and where it had come from. Coming from small beginnings and growing rapidly through the 70s and 80s, and restructuring due to economic factors and acquisition. More recently they have looked to increase in size using opportunities in nanotechnology, energy, health, security and environmental protection markets using their skills of working at the atomic level.

Automated Image Analysis System from Clemex

Using the Clemex automated image analysi software package, the system is able to automate the microscope and take images across the surface of the sample. The system is able to autofocus and analyze images extremely quickly, meaning that the analysis of samples can be completed in very short time periods.

CBEx Raman Spectroscopy from Snowy Range Instruments

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

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.

Demonstration of Custom Friction Welding Process by AFW

This video demonstrates the custom friction welding process of dissimilar materials by American Friction Welding (AFW). The ISO 9001:2008 certified company offers a fully automated friction welding system and a large and unique shaped component friction welds.

Materials Genome Initiative workshop 2012 from Granta Design

In this video Prof. Mike Ashby Professor at Cambridge University gives an overview of the development of materials information technology, the work of Granta in this field, and its potential relationship to the Materials Genome Initiative.

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.

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.

TruScan from Ahura Scientific

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

Use of a Portable XRF Device in Forensic Science

Ground breaking work has shown how a Innov-X portable handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer can be used in forensic science. It has the advantage that it can be used to analyze evidence in situ, without it being disturbed. In this video, the interviewee talks about how the XRF has been used to identify people from dental materials.

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.

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.

Dynamic Image Analysis for Characterizing Irregularly Shaped Particles from Micromeritics

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

The Gemini VII Surface Area and Porosity Measurement Tool from Micromeritics

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

The VHX-1000 Fully Integrated Digital Microscope from Keyence

Sean Gasparovic shows us the Keyence VHX-1000 fully integrated digital microscope system. It includes an optical system designed specifically to work with a CCD, with magnification from 0.1X to 5000X

Tensile Tests on Metals with Makroxtens - Zwick Roell

Zwick Roiell video on Tensile tests on metals with Makroxtens

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

Zwick Electromechanical Testing Actuator

A video clip from Zwick showing there electromechanical testing actuators. The variation in the usage and application is clearly shown. The electromechanical actuator provide flexibililty allowing numerous applications inlcuding testing of shock absorbers at high testing speed, process monitoring for production of electromagnets and much more.

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.

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.

Phenom Desktop SEM for Classroom Environment

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

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.

Rigaku Supermini200 Benchtop WDXRF Spectrometer

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

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.

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.

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.

RF Bond Technology in Hard Sealing Application

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

Rigaku’s Miniflex 600 Benchtop X-ray Diffraction (XRD) Instrument at Pittcon 2013

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

Orbitrap Fusion: New Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Ian Jardine, Chief Technology Officer at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest Orbitrap Fusion that integrates Orbitrap, quadrupole and linear ion trap technologies into a versatile research mass spectrometry system.

Building Material Analysis Workshop 2015

The BMA Workshop is a unique forum where cement industry professionals and academic building materials researchers can get together. Industry experts will present the newest trends in building materials and analytical methods for process control.

The Malvern Kinexus Rheometer - Key Features, Capabilities and Operation

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

Spectrometer Wavelength Calibration by Ocean Optics

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

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.

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.

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

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

Compression and Tensile Testing at upto 2,500 N – MultiTest-dV from Mecmesin

This video describes Mecmesin’s MultiTest-dV and VectorPro Lite Software. MultiTest-dV is the most recent entry-level digital force tester from Mecmesin.

Keys and Instrument Controls of Brookfield DV-II+PRO

This video shows the keys and instrument controls of Brookfield DV-II+PRO Digital Viscometer. It shows what each key on the viscometer is for as well as how to toggle between them.

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.

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.

Malvern Instrument's ZSP Zetasizer Nano

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

Innovative, High-Resolution SKYSCAN 2214

This video shows Evi Bongaers from Bruker microCT, describing about the SKYSCAN 2214. The novel SKYSCAN 2214 offers unprecedented high-resolution imaging.

Issues with Water and Biological Growth from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander and Dr. Paul Gaines from Inorganic Ventures talks about the biological growth in water. Dilutions in water at pH 7 are not for most elements but may be required to prevent chemical reactions of some of the compounds containing the element.

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

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

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.

Bruker Lunch Symposium at ICMRBS 2014

This video shows the International Council on Magnetic Resonance in Biological Studies (ICMRBS) conference held in Dallas, Texas USA, from August 24 to 29, 2014.

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.

Demonstration of the Misco AMAX 30 Refractometer

Phil Harrip from Scientific Solutions shows us through the Misco AMAX 30 Refractometer. He points out key features and demonstrates the ease of use of the instrument, as well as showing us how repeatable results determined by the refractometer are.

NaioAFM Overview from Nanosurf

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

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.

Torion Technologies Offers CUSTODION SPME Syringes

This video shows an innovative solid phase microextraction (SPME) fiber syringe called CUSTODION. With the help of this syringe, samples can be injected easily and quickly.

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.

Bruker BioSpin at ENC 2014

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

ASTM D882 Tensile Strength Properties of Thin Plastic Film by ADMET

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

Console Components of Model 8404 HMS from Lake Shore

In this video, Dr. Jeffrey Lindemuth from Lake Shore gives a brief tour of the Model 8404 HMS instrument console and the components inside.

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.

LECO's CS844 Elemental Analyzer

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

Testing of Torsion Springs using Mecmesin Vortex-i Test System

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

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.

Carl Zeiss’ Light Sheet Fluorescence Microscope Images Zebrafish Heart

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

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.

CIA Rebound Test on Composite Laminate Specimen

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

Powering Innovations in Pittcon 2013

This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.

Hiden QGA for Real-Time Gas and Vapour Analysis

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Tensile Tester MultiTest Series from Mecmesin

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

Virtuoso Vial Identification System from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Dave Edwards, Product Manager at Thermo Scientific, explaining the operation of the latest Virtuoso Vial Identification System.

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.

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.

PIMars — High-Precision Nanopositioning Systems from PI

This video offers a glimpse of the PIMars range of nanopositioning stages by Physik Instrumente (PI). PI offers an extensive selection of high-precision nanopositioning systems for 3 linear axes as well as 6 axes (3 linear, 3 rotary).

Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority by Micromeritics

Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority specializes in the characterization of fine powders and solid materials. Specifically we are experienced in providing particle size analysis, surface area and gas adsorption services, pore size and pore volume measurements, density determinations, and chemical adsorption services. We are a DEA-licensed, FDA-registered, cGMP/GLP-compliant contract analytical laboratory.

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.

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)

Demonstration of the xSORT Handheld XRF Analyzer from Spectro Analytical

In this video John Kelly and Dan Soisson from Spectro Analytical demonstrate the xSORT handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer. This portable unit is ideally suited to rapid throughput metals sorting and identification such as in scrap yards and stainless steel warehousing.

Battery Internal Resistance Tester SBS 6000

This video shows the SBS-6000 battery analyzer, which is a powerful handheld storage battery tester which meets all IEEE/NERC standards.

Interview by Rohan Thakur on "Game-Changing" LC-MS Systems of EVOQ from Bruker

This video shows the interview given by Rohan Thakur, vice president of Bruker CAM division on “Game changing” LC-MS systems of EVOQ.

Fatigue Test on Spinal Implant Constructs

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

The G2 Pro Desktop Scanning Electron Microscope SEM from Phenom World

Mike Dickson from Phenom World shows us their all new G2 Pro Desktop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM). This is it's first public showing since it's launch just a few weeks ago. The G2 pro is the fastest and simplest to use SEM designed for use by the non-professional.

Rigaku MiniFlex Benchtop X-Ray Diffractometer

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

ASTM D1894 Coefficient of Friction Test on Plastic

This video demonstrates the ASTM D1894 coefficient of friction test on an ADMET eP2 controller. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting.

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.

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.

Demonstration of Push and Turn Testing on Medical Packaging by Zwick

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

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

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

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.

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.

LUMOS FTIR Microscope from Bruker

In this video Fred Morris, Product Manager from Bruker describes the LUMOS FT-IR microscope. The LUMOS used for visual inspection and infrared spectral analysis of micro samples with highest comfort.

Video Demonstration of the DMA 3200

This video demonstrates the capabilites of the DMA 3200.

The Dimension Icon Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) from Veeco

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

R/S Rheometer from Brookfield

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

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.

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.

ALPHA FTIR Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

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

1270 PCA Score Bend and Opening Force Tester from Thwing-Albert

This video shows Thwing-Albert’s 1270 PCA Score Bend and opening force tester.

The MultiPrep High Precision Sample Preparation System from Allied High Tech Products

The Multiprep System is a semiautomatic instrument ideal the preparation of precise samples with tiny geometries for microscopic analysis. The sophisticated design, using specifically designed jigs, enables the MultiPrep is able to take the guess work out of polishing and prepare samples in a repeatable fashion.<

Mecmesin's Force and Torque Test Solutions

This video shows the force and torque testing equipment from Mecmesin. This equipment is widely used for ensuring the quality of components materials and products in the industries.

Orbitrap Fusion, TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva Mass Spectrometers from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Alexander Makarov, Director of Global Research LCMS, Thermo Scientific discussing his experience while designing the Orbitrap Fusion mass spectrometer.

Bend Testing Reinforced Concrete

A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.

The FRT MicroProf 200 TTV MHU Automated Wafer Metrology Tool

The main features and capabilities of the FRT MicroProf 200 TTV MHU automated non-contact wafer metrology tool are demonstrated. The tool includes a multi-cassette system to deal with several samples, and it can deal with wafers from 2" to 8".

New MicroActive Data Analysis Software – t-plot Microporous from Micromeritics

The MicroActive reporting software - t-plot Microporous from Micromeritics helps users to evaluate isotherm data interactively from the company’s ASAP, TriStar, and Gemini gas adsorption devices. The user can view updated textural properties by just moving calculation bars with the cursor. The software gives one-click access to key important parameters and results can be viewed graphically on the screen.

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.

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 proX Desktop SEM with EDS from Phenom-World

Bill Flecky from Phenom-World shows us their new flagship, desktop scanning electron microscope (SEM) the proX, which includes elemental analysis using an in-built EDS system.

Thermo Scientific - Lab Liquid Handling and Transfer

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

The 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.

Stainless Steel Analysis with the Niton XL2 Handheld XRF Analyzer

Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific runs a demonstration, showing how quickly the Niton XL2 handheld XRF analyzer can be used to determine the composition of stainless steel samples.

Agilent U1273AX OLED Handheld Digital Multimeter

This video shows Agilent U1273AX OLED handheld digital multimeter which is capable of operating in cold temperature down to -40°C.

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.

NT-MDT's SOLVER Nano AFM Platform

Stanislav Leesment from NT-MDT shows us their new SOLVER Nano AFM (atomic force microscope) that was launched t his years MRS Fall Meeting on Boston. Despite its diminutive size it includes all the functions of much larger AFMs.

CS844 elemental analyzer with SL60 Autoloader from Leco

This video shows the working of CS844 with SL60 autoloader from Leco. The CS844 is an elemental analyzer designed for wide-range measurement of carbon and sulfur content.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

The FEI Phenom Personal Scanning Electron Microscope - SEM

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

FLIR Voyager Thermal Camera

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

TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker

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

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.

Thermal Fence Security System from FLIR

This video shows the thermal fence security system from FLIR. This system is the unique combination of thermal security cameras, video analytical software, and detection sensors that are brought together in scalable and customizable design.

Demonstration of Torsion Testing Systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating torsion testing systems.

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.

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.

135° Peel Test using Mecmesin’s Custom-made Vacuum Fixture

This video shows a custom-made vacuum fixture that holds a semi-rigid container securely at 135o while the MultiTest-i determines the force used to remove the lid.

Taber’s Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160

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

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

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

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.

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.

BBC News Highlights - Addmaster

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

Fritsch - Disk Mill PULVERISETTE 13 premium line

The premium version of the FRITSCH Disk Mill for efficient fine grinding of hard-brittle to medium-hard solids are more powerful and safer to use the automatic locking of ground coffee and grinding chamber, even easier with a digital slit display and the display of all parameters on a clear display.

COF Fixture for EJA Vantage UTM from Thwing Albert

This video shows how to setup a COF fixture for a EJA vantage UTM from Thwing Albert.

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.

Point Defects on the Cleavage Plane of Calcite from Asylum Research

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

Video to show TA Instruments' Vertical Dilatometer Series - DIL 820

For the absolute best in sintering studies, look no further than the DIL820 Vertical Dilatometer series.

Automated Brinell Hardness Tester from Newage Lloyd Instruments

Custom Automatic Brinell Tester with depth & optical measurement and automatic surface preparation. With in-line process control, hardness testers can be incorporated into the manufacturing line and the measured data are used to directly control the heat treatment process. Four-cylinder aluminum engine blocks are transported directly from the heat treatment process to a Brinell hardness tester. The blocks are surface prepped and measured according to the ASTM-E-103 Rapid Indentation method. An optical reader could alternatively be used to measure the impressions to conform to the ASTM-E-10 specification.

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.

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.

Demonstration of Hardness Testing on Dental Ceramics by Zwick

This video from Zwick shows fully automatic Zwick hardness testing machine with a motorized displacement unit.

Plastic Bend Test - eXpert 7601 eP Digital Controller by ADMET

Flexural test of a plastic test bar using an ADMET eXpert 7601 equipped with an eP digital controller and WinCom Plus software

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.

Advantages of Gallium Nitride LED Light

This video shows Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys explaining the benefits of using gallium nitride in LED lighting. The research on gallium nitride has led to some key developments in LED technology.

QUANT-EXPRESS from Bruker

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

Selection of FLIR Cameras

This video shows the criteria to be followed to choose the FLIR camera.

ASTM D638 Plastic Tensile Strength Test

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

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.

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

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

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.

Expert Insight of Versette Pipetting Workstation

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

The Gamry Potentiostat - For Accelerated Corrosion Testing

Phil Harrop from Scientific Solutions walks us through the Gamry Potentiostat which is an extremely sensitive device that can be used for corrosion studies. It would be of use to anyone who needs to perform accelerated corrosion testing, such as coating manufacturers or metal manufacturers.

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.

FOX-IQ Automated XRF Liquid Analyzer from Olympus

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

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

The Bruker AXS Tracer Turbo SD, incorporating the silicon drift detector is demonstrated. It can analyze both ferrous alloys and light alloys, with this demomstration including a stainless steel and aluminium aloy. The instrument is suited to metals analysis, such as scrap metal sorting.

Lab Test Footage of SciAps Z-500 Handheld LIBS Analyzer

This video of secret lab footage from SciAps shows the Z-500 handheld LIBS analyzer rapidly and easily identifying a variety of common aluminum alloys.

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.

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.

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.

TABER Rotary Platform Abraser Model 5135 / 5155 from Taber Industries

This video shows the functioning of Taber Industries’ TABER Rotary Platform Abraser Model 5135 / 5155. This easy-to-operate, precision-built instrument has capacity to provide reliable data in a matter of minutes.

NanoPlus DLS from Micromeritics at Pittcon 2013

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

Thermo Scientifics’ picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer

In this video Mark Dixon, NMR Product Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific introduces picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer.

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.

Multi Spectral Dynamic Imaging in FLIR Ex-Series

In this video FLIR Systems launches a high technological feature: Multi Spectral Dynamic Imaging (MSX). This new feature produces an extremely detail rich image.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

Advances in Characterization of Protein Assemblies Using NMR Spectroscopy

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

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

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

Zeta Potential Determination with The SurPass from Anton Paar

The SurPASS from Anton Paar is an electrokinetic analyzer used for zeta potential measurement. The principle of operation is described graphically and areas of application mentioned.

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.

Xenocs Offers Nano-inXider System for Nanostructure Characterization

This video shows Xenocs' Nano-inXider, a new generation of SAXS/WAXS system. This system, which can be integrated in any laboratory environment, can help identify the shape, distribution, surface-to volume ratio and size of nanostructures.

OMNISEC GPC/SEC System from Malvern for Protein Analysis

This video shows how the new OMNISEC GPC/SEC system from Malvern Panalytical can be used for the characterization of proteins. The system provides significant benefits to key applications such as the measurement of proteins for academic research or in biopharmaceutical product development.

The DR6000 Benchtop Digital Refractometer from Kruess Optronic

Stefan Wegner from Kruess Optronic shows us their range of refractometers paying particular attention to their DR6000 benchtop digital refractometer. The DR6000 features an easy to use touchscreen interface with multiple language facility and PC communications. It can also connect back to the factory for repairs if possible.

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.

Innovative Accessories for Q Series DSC

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

TRIDIONTM-9 GC-TMS System from Torion

This video shows the advanced TRIDIONTM-9 GC-TMS system designed by Torion for on-site VOC and SVOC analysis.

EZ-Lock Spindles in Viscometer/Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering

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

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.

SECOM - fluorescence and electron microscopy in one device

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

PITTCON Conference & Expo: A Quick Glance

This video provides an overall review of the PITTCON Conference & Expo. Pittcon is a premier global event that provides a unique platform, showcasing the latest innovations and technologies. Many experts share their thoughts about PITTCON.

Enhanced UL Adapter from Brookfield

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

Ambios Technology Q-View SPM/Interferometer – Capabilities

Rick Olds from Ambios Technology shows us through the Q-View. The Q-View which combines scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and interferometer which are interchangeable for taking surface roughness and topography measurements on small and larger areas.

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.

XTrace Micro-Spot X-Ray Source from Bruker

In this video Stephan Boehm, Project Manager, Micro-XRF for SEM, Bruker Nano talks about the XTrace Micro-Spot X-Ray Source.

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.

Analyzing Sugar-Based Structures in Living Organisms

This video shows Professor Andras Guttman from the University of Pannonia, talking about analytical glycomics.

Thin Film Analysis with Bruker D8 Discover

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

Viscosizer 200 from Malvern

This video shows the Viscosizer 200 is an innovation in automated viscosity measurement and molecular sizing using very small sample volumes from Malvern Panalytical.

Heating with EASYHEAT LI: Training Video from Ambrell

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

Employees Experiences in Thermo Fisher Scientific

This video shows the employees share their experiences of working at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

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.

Cypher High Resolution AFM for Imaging DNA Sample on Mica

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

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 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.

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.

Tensile Testing Medical Tubing and Catheters using AutoX750 from Instron

This video shows the tensile testing medical tubing and catheters using AutoX750 from Instron.

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.

S8 TIGER WDXRF Spectrometer from Bruker

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

A Guide to Using AFM for Biological Applications

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

Heart Valve Durability Tester - DuraPulse™ Video

Powered with ElectroForce Technology, the DuraPulse™ system can be configured to support two, four, or six simultaneous and separate tests at once, while maintaining the highest quality in control and data!

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.

Expert Insight of Orbitor KingFisher Workstation from Thermo Scientific

In this video, automation expert Dean Mulyk speaks about the Orbitor KingFisher from Thermo Scientific.

Testing of Friction Properties on Spaghetti Packaging

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

Tensile Test on Single Nano-Fiber Using Advanced Video Extensometer

This video shows how Instron Advanced Video Extensometer (AVE) is being used to calculate the mechanical strength and modulus of a single nano-fiber.

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

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

ElvaX Mini XRF Spectrometer from Elvatech

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

Interview with Jeff Zonderman of Thermo Scientific

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

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.

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.

The Hysitron TriboIndenter and Nanomechanical Testing Instruments

This slick animation provides details on the Hysitron TI 950 TriboIndenter and TI 750 Ubi Nanomechanical test Instrument. Key features, specifications and capabilities are outlined as well as the variety of operating modes for the TI 750 Ubi.

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.

Fogging Test from Elastocon

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

Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel Adhesive Peel Test

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Nanomechanical Testing for Improved Coating Performance in Machining Applications

This video shows a webinar hosted by Professor Ben Beake explaining the high temperature nanoindentation data for a broad range of nitride-based hard coatings, and design rules recommended for improved coating performance in different machining applications.

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.

Demonstration of the VESTA Localized Thermal Analysis System from Anasys Instruments

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

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.

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.

AMETEK’s Automated Brinell Hardness Tester

This video shows the NEWAGE automated Brinell hardness tester from AMETEK.

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.

Motorized Torque Testing – Vortex-dV from Mecmesin

This video shows Vortex-dV Motorized Torque Tester and VectorPro Lite Software from Mecmesin. Vortex-dV is a versatile, affordable entry level torque testing system that combines precision controlled motorized stand with a choice of torque sensors and a talk display to provide simple testing and accurate results.

Varian Pro2 Helium Leak Detector - Features

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

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.

Overview of Mecmesin's MultiTest-i Computer-Controlled Force Measurement System

This video shows the overview of Mecmesin's Multitest-i computer-controlled force measurement system. The MultiTest-i systems are suitable for production testing or design and laboratory use.

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.

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

The Dimension V AFM/Nanomechanical Tester from Veeco - Key Features and Operation

The Dimension V from Veeco combines an atomic force microscope (AFM) with a nanomechanical tester. This is achieved using a specifically designed probe. It is able to measure properties such as stiffness, adhesion and energy dissipation as well as provide the imaging capabilities of an AFM.

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.

Science Week Organized by Pittcon in Philadelphia

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

Ultrasonic Testing of Concrete Using the Pundit Lab from Proceq

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

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.

Ambrellinduction Heats a Tube to the Fitting for Soldering Application

In this video Ambrellinduction is heating the tube to the fitting for soldering application.

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.

Infiniium 9000 Series Oscilloscope Competitive Comparison

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

Biaxial Tension and Torsion Testing on Croc Sandle by ADMET

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

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.

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.

The eXpress Personal Scanning Electron Microscope from Aspex Corp

Tim Drake from Aspex Corp shows us the main features of the Personal Scanning Electron Microscope, PSEM eXpress, which is designed for rapid sample analysis. In particular, this compact benchtop SEM features a large sample chamber and easy loading mechanism.

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

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

Helipath Stand from Brookfield

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

Thermo Scientific Offers Modular Electrochemical Detector for Measuring Complex Biological Samples

This video shows Bruce Bailey, Product Application Manager at Thermo Fisher, explaining the latest electrochemical detector that employs multiple coulometric electrodes in sequence with each electrode having a special potential setting.

Fischer-Cripps Laboratories Present The IBIS Nanoindentation System

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

The Nanosight LM20 Nanoparticle Analysis System

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

Live Demonstration of the Malvern Spraytec at Powtech 2010

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

Tensile Testing on Nickel Micro Dumbbells

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

Depth of Penetration and Effective Penetration in ATR Sampling

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

TruMac Series from LECO

This video shows the TruMac carbon/nitrogen/sulfur determinator from LECO. Characteristically heterogeneous, difficult to prepare, or low-level samples can be easily handles with this determinator.

EquipNet - Interview with Ben Potenza

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

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.

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.

Food Safety and Non-Targeted Screening from Thermo Scientific

In this video Michal Godula, Ph.D., Food Safety & Environmental Marketing Manager from Thermo Scientific highlights the need for non-targeted screening in Food Safety.

NS300 System from NanoSight

In this video Jeremy Warren, CEO from NanoSight talks about the nanoparticle tracking analysis system named NS300 from NanoSight. The NS300 can visualize and measure particles in suspension in the size range 10-2000nm (depending on material).

Thermo Scientific Niton XRF Analyzer Testimonial by VFM

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

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.

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.

PANalytical: Advanced XRF Standardless Analysis by Omnian on Epsilon 3

This video shows the advanced XRF standardless analysis performed by the PANalytical’s Omnian on Epsilon 3 XL - EDXRF benchtop spectrometer.

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 Breaking Strength and Elongation of Textile Fabrics According to ASTM D5034 by ADMET

A video by ADMET showcasing popular testing standard for those needing to determine the breaking strength and elongation of woven, nonwoven, and felted fabrics and textiles.

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)

Measuring Closing Force with Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

This test by ADMET measures the force required to close a lid on a travel coffee mug. We used our eXpert 2610 universal testing machine to perform the test, but it would have worked just as well with one of our smaller single column eXpert 7601 or eXpert 5601 testers.

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.

MiniFlex 600 X-ray Diffractometer from Rigaku

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

ARL iSpark Series 3D Animation - Versatile Elemental Analysis Solution for Metal Research and Development from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the ARL iSpark Series versatile elemental analysis solution for metal research and development from Thermo Scientific.

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.

'The Complete Tribology Lab' - Universal Mechanical Tester (UMT) from Bruker Nano

Bruker's UMT Universal Mechanical Tester. The UMT is the "complete tribology lab" and provides macro, micro and nanoscale tests under real-world conditions. Talking to Bruker's Steve Shaffer and University of Sheffield's Mark Rainforth, they discuss the ease of use and the typical applications of the UMT.

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.

Turndown Ratio of Mass Flow Meters from Alicat

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

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.

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

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

Overview of Micromeritics

Micromeritics, founded in 1962, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The company is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automated laboratory instruments for characterization of materials.

NETZSCH’s Thermal Properties of Elements App

This video shows how to use the ‘Thermal Properties of Elements (TPoE) App" from NETZSCH. The TPoE App allows users to select among general and thermal properties and provides a better understanding of the thermal properties of elements at a single glance.

Medical Profiling

Medical Profiling, by Prof. Elaine Holmes & Manfred Spraul

PIKE MIRacle Sealed High Pressure Clamp

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

3D X-Ray Microscopy Solutions from Xradia

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

Overview of WT1800 Precision Power Analyzer

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

LIBS and LA-ICP-MS Techniques for Chemical Analysis from Applied Spectra

This video shows Jong Yoo from Applied Spectra explaining the different types of techniques in laser ablation.

Carl Zeiss’ Lightsheet Z.1 Fluorescence Microscope Images Marine Amphipod

This video from Carl Zeiss shows a live imaging of the marine amphipod Parhyale hawaiensis.

Demonstration of Long Travel Extensometer by ADMET

ADMET Long Travel Extensometer mounted on a eXpert 2600 series dual column testing machine.

PicoSpin 45 NMR Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific at Pittcon 2013

In this video Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy introduces Thermo Scientific PicoSpin 45 at Pittcon 2013.

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.

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.

FluidFM Operation from Nanosurf: Storage of Cantilever

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

Fatigue Testing on Badminton Rackets with Zwick’s Servo-Hydraulic Testing Machine

This video demonstrates fatigue strength testing on badminton rackets with ZwickRoell’s servo-hydraulic testing machine. This testing machine is a compact HC table-top testing system, with a testing actuator mounted in the upper crosshead.

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.

Packaging Seal Strength Test using Universal Testing Machine by ADMET

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

Overview of New Workflows for Clinical Research and Forensic Toxicology

In this video, Jeff Zonderman, DIR. Clinical and Toxicology LC/MS at Thermo Scientific, presents an overview of novel workflows for clinical research and forensic toxicology uses at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

eXpert 5952 Testing System from Admet

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

Demonstration of Three Viscoelastic Effects

Demonstration three viscoelastic effects using a dyed polyvinyl solution crossed linked with sodium tetraborate. These effects are The Barus Effect, The Weissenberg Effect and The Kaye Effect

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.

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.

Video Introduction to Dilatometry

TA Instruments provides the widest range of high precision dilatometers for the measurement of thermal expansion, sintering, phase transitions, and more.

MATRIX-F FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

This video shows Dean Roberts, Director of the North American NIR and Process Analytical Technologies - Bruker Optics, explaining the function of the MATRIX-F FT-NIR spectrometer, a flagship product for on-line process analysis and measurements.

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.

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.

ElvaX XRF Spectrometer from ElvaTech

This video shows the working principle for the ElvaX XRF Spectrometer from ElvaTech. This XRF analyzer is a desktop energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence EDXRF analyzer spectrometer, which does not require liquid nitrogen cooling for storage and use.

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.

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.

Basics of Lake Shore’s Hall Effect Gaussmeter

This video shows Jeff Dierker, Magnetics expert from LakeShore Cryotronics, demonstrating the basic operation of a Hall effect gaussmeter for measuring magnet’s characteristics.

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.

Fully Automated VALet Microplate Mover from Thermo Scientific

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

Field Testing A Composite Bicycle Wheel

Testing a composite bicycle wheel in a real life scenario. Watch and see if the wheel survives unscathed after a heavy impact with a sharp concrete block.

OmniMet MHT Microindentation Hardness Testing System from Buehler

his video shows the OmniMet™ MHT software from Buehler, which delivers automated microindentation hardness testing solutions.

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.

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.

Thermo Scientific’s Handheld TruScan RM Analyzer

In this video, the capabilities of Thermo Scientific’s new TruScan RM (raw materials) analyzer are demonstrated by Duane Sword. The RM analyzer is designed for quick identification of raw materials and inspection of the final product.

Acton SP2300 Spectrometer from Princeton Instruments

Ed Gooding from Princeton Instruments shows us their Acton 2300 spectrometer that can be fitted with a vast array of detectors. In this demonstration the Acton Sp2300 is connected to the ProEM EMCCD camera and the SPEC-10 CCD, but can be interfaced with most Raman, fluorescence, photoluminescence and optical spectroscopy detectors.

ABB’s PCS100 AVC Protects Loads from Voltage Disturbances

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

Characterization of Two Watchfaces with Goldxpert XRF Analyzer from Olympus

This video shows characterization of two watchfaces with GoldXpert XRF Analyzer from Olympus.

Anton Paar HTR - World's First Fully Automated Rheometer

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

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.

PANalytical SST-mAX50 X-Ray Tube Technology

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

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.

Webinar on Rigaku CrystalClear and dTREK Software Suite

This video shows the Rigaku webinar where Jim Pflugrath is discussing three new features for using CrystalClear and dTREK software suite, which will lead to improved results such as higher I/σ(I) and lower Rmeas.

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.

SPECS FE-LEEM P90 - Demonstration at emc 2012

Andreas Thissen from SPECS talks to AZoTV at emc2012

Workings of Interferometry and Optical Coherence Tomography

This video shows the workings of optical coherence tomography (OCT). OCT makes it possible to inspect layers under the skin surface in a non-invasive manner and helps develop three-dimensional (3D) images of the skin structure.

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.

Hardening of Fastener Tips by Induction Heating from Ambrell

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

TA Instruments’ New Affinity ITC for Challenging Life Science Laboratory Environments

This video shows the functioning of the all new Affinity ITC from TA Instruments. The Affinity ITC, a fully-automated isothermal titration calorimetry instrument designed for today's challenging life science laboratory environments, offers unparalleled performance, reliability, and ease of use.

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.

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.

EASYHEAT Induction Heating Systems from Ambrell

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

The Unitherm 1000 Dilatometer for Thermal Expansion Measurement from Anter Corp

The Unitherm 1000 dilatometer from Anter Corp can measure the thermal expansion of up to 4 samples simulatneously. Using different furnaces it can work in temperature ranges from cryogenic up to 1600°C. Accurate results are ensured through the use of digital displacement transducers.

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.

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.

Thermogravimetric Analyzer TG 209 F1 Libra (TGA) from Netzsch Instruments

The TG 209 F1 Libra is the latest generation TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) from Netzsch Instruments. It measures mass change as a function of temperature and has an operatingtemperature of between 10 and 1100°C.

How to Get Started with Using Ocean Optic Spectrometer with SpectraSuite Software

A tutorial video showing how to get started with your new Ocean Optics spectrometer. The video shows how to get started with the unique software SpectraSuite for your spectromet

Overview of PI Visitor Center

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

Introduction to k-space - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek, gives an introduction on the key concept k-space to two and three dimensions.

The ‘Piezoelectric Effect’ Animation from PI

This video shows the ‘Piezoelectric Effect’. The word "piezo" was derived from the Greek word for pressure. In 1880, Jacques and Pierre Curie discovered that pressure produces electrical charges in several crystals such as tourmaline and quartz; they named this phenomenon as the "piezoelectric effect".

The New Nanotribometer from CSM Instruments

Nicholas Randall features and capabilities new Nanotribometer CSM Instruments. It uses similar loadings to an AFM, but can use wear partners with different size and shapes comapred to an AFM probe tip.

PT 602CZ Multi-Sensor from FLIR

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

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.

Asylum Research’s High Speed Piezoresponse Force Microscopy of PPLN

This video shows Asylum Research’s high speed functional imaging piezoresponse force microscopy of Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate.

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.

10GHz Split Cylinder Resonator for Dielectric Property Measurement - Agilent Technologies

Shelley Begley from Agilent Technologies demonstrates how the 10GHz Split Cylinder Resonator is able to measure dielectric properties of low loss materials, thin films and substrates.

Wafer Metrology System with Marking Facility from FRT

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

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.

NETZSCH’s TG 209 F1 Libra for Thermogravimetric Analysis

This video highlights the functioning of NETZSCH’s TG 209 F1 Libra, an instrument designed for thermogravimetric analysis. The new ceramic mi