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

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker

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

Static and Cyclic Tests on External Skeletal Fixation Devices from Zwick

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

Fritsch Particle Sizer ANALYSETTE 28 ImageSizer

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

Demonstration of Compression Testing Systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating compression testing systems.

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.

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

This video shows TABER Reciprocating Abraser Model 5900 from Taber Industries. It is ideal for testing flat surfaces and can be configured to evaluate the susceptibility of a material surface to scratch, abrasion, rub, scrape and many other physical properties.

Aerospace Capabilities of Stress Engineering Services

Stress Engineering Services provides clients in high-tech industries like Aerospace with the expert services they need to ensure excellence in areas such as Design, Analysis, Testing, Materials and Avionics

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

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.

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.

Sierra Series Spectroscopic Readers from Snowy Range Instruments

This video displays functioning of Snowy Range Instruments’ Sierra Series spectroscopic readers. The Sierra readers, built on the Raman instrument design, tackle the issues of Raman analysis.

Thermo Scientific Participates in Analytica 2014

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

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.

Educational Video on SBS 2003 Digital Battery Hydrometer with Wireless Downloading Capabilities

This video gives instruction on how to use Storage Battery Systems’ SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer with wireless data downloading.

MU-/MV Series from FLIR

This video shows advanced thermal night vision system FLIR MU-series. MU-series is an ultra long-range multi-sensor thermal night vision system.

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.

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.

Thermo Scientific SOLA Solid Phase Extraction Cartridge Technology

In this video, Harald Ritchie from Thermo Scientific explains the benefits of SOLA SPE (solid phase extraction) cartridges for highly reproducible and high-throughput analysis.

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.

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.

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.

Optical Systems for Improved XRF and XRD Analysis by XOS

XOS manufacture polycapillary optics and doubly curved crystal optics. These are used in x-ray fluorescence, XRF (both wavelength dispersive and energy dispersive, WDXRF and EDXRF systems) as well as x-ray diffraction XRD systems, which are widely used in materials analysis. The addition of these optical systems allows the instrument to analyze smaller features with greater sensitivity

Indentation Force Deflection Test on Polyurethane Foam by ADMET

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

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.

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)

The C-Therm Technologies TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer

The ease of use and fast operation of the C-Therm Technologies TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer is demonstrated. In this demosntration the thermal conductivity of a Pyroceram sample is taken within seconds.

EquipNet - Interview with Ben Potenza

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

Simple Jaw Face Changes on Precision Wedge Grips

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

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.

S2 PICOFOX TXRF from Bruker

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

Measurements after Mean Variance is Calculated from Photometrics

This video from Photometrics shows how to make measurements in photo electrons after the mean variance calculations are done.

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.

Compression Test on Milk Crate Using Instron Machine

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

Demonstration of An Automated Bending Test on Composite Materials by Zwick

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

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

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

Ink Viscometer from Brookfield

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

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.

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.

Zetasizer µV Light Scattering system from Malvern

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Zwick Automated Testing Systems for Plastics

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

MiniRam III Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

The MiniRam III from B&W Tek is a compact, portable Raman spectrometer with in-built power supply, computing power and touch screen interface. Robert Chimenti points out the main features and runs a demonstration, which shows how fast the instrument is to use.

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.

PI Offers PiezoMove® Flexure Actuators

This video shows the operating principle of the Piezomove® flexure actuators from PI. In nanopositioning technology, flexure guides have shown to be appropriate for positioning tasks of up to several millimeters.

Digital Battery Hydrometer with Wireless Data SBS 2003

This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2003 digital battery hydrometer.

Installation of Extensometer on Metal Specimen

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

Operation of Retiga 2000R Mono CCD Camera in NIS Elements Software from QImaging

This video shows how QImaging Retiga 2000R mono camera with high dynamic range and large field of view runs inside the NIS Elements software.

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.

Evolve 512 Delta EMCCD Camera with NIS Elements Software from Photometrics

This video shows the working of Evolve 512 delta EMCCD camera with NIS software from Photometrics.

Overview of MultiTest-xt Force Testing System from Mecmesin

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

RPMBlue-FS PL Mapping System from Nanometrics for Compound Semiconductor Users

This video shows the functioning of Nanometrics’ RPMBlue-FS, a photoluminescence (PL) mapping tool that can be fixed with a robotic wafer handler when required.

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.

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.

New Sense Microplate Reader from Hidex

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

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.

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.

Food Applications of CT3 Texture Analyzer

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

PI’s MiQA System Shipped to KIT

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

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.

Mecmesin's MultiTest-xt force measurement system

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

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.

Defelsko PosiTector 6000 - Coating Thickness Gage Demonstration

The PosiTector 6000 from Defelsko is a handheld portable thickness gage. It is suitable for measuring coating thickness on both ferrous and non-ferrous metals, making ideal for applications in the automotive industry.

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.

Scion Single and Triple Quadrupole GC/MS Systems from Bruker CAM

The Scion Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometers (GC/MS) is the winner of the Laboratory Equipment Readers Choise Award for 2012. Rohan Thakur from Bruker tells us about their single and triple quadrupole GC/MS systems and points out some of their key features.

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.

Tensile Test of Automotive Seatbelt

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

Two-Dimensional X-ray Diffraction (XRD2) System from Bruker

In this video experts form Bruker talks about the two-dimensional X-ray diffraction (XRD2) system.

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.

Handheld Raman Spectrometer - TruScan RM from Thermo Fisher Scientific

Duane Sword from Thermo Fisher Scientific shows us the TruScan RM handheld Raman Spectrometer which was recently introduces and is the world's smallest Raman spectrometer . It enables non-contact, non-invasive identification of materials. He demonstrates just how easy it is to use and how quickly it produces results.

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.

How to Set up a QImaging Camera in Micromanager on a PC

This video demonstrates how to set up a QImaging camera in Micromanager in a PC.

PI Offers Kinematic Carrying Platform for X-ray Spectrometers

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

Spectroil Q100 Lubricant Monitoring System from Spectro Inc

Jorge Riveras from Spectro Inc shows us their Spectroil Q100 system for oil condition monitoring. It is used for testing of oil to determine the amount of wear that is taking place with valuable machinery and measures contaminants and additives. It uses the atomic emission spectroscopy operating principle.

Orbis Portable Torque Testing Instrument from Mecmesin

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

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.

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?

i-Raman Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

Compressive Strength of Concrete ASTM Method C 39

A video demonstrating the compressive strength of concrete by ASTM Method C 39

The PolyVISC Automated Polymer Viscosity Testing System from Cannon Instruments

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

Demonstration of Universal Testing Systems by ADMET

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

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.).

MiniFlex 600 X-ray Diffractometer from Rigaku

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

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.

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.

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.

Comparison of Micropipette Noise Levels using Herzan TS-140

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

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.

Lightsheet Z.1: Light Sheet Microscope System from Carl Zeiss

This video from Carl Zeiss shows how the light sheet microscope system captures the complete development of a Drosophila melanogaster embryo with reduced light exposure, imaging the whole embryo volume within minutes.

Uses of Gallium Nitride

This video shows Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys, Director of Research at the University of Cambridge's Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, explaining about the uses of gallium nitride.

Direct Position Measurement from PI

This video shows an animation of Direct Position Measurement from Physik Instrumente (PI), demonstrating how maximum accuracy can be achieved through direct metrology. When directly measuring positions using non-contact sensors, each change in position of the moving platform is directly captured by the controller relatively to the base body.

The EDX Pocket III Handheld XRF Spectrometer from Skyray

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

New Accucore C8 HPLC Columns from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

S8 TIGER WDXRF Spectrometer from Bruker

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

Demonstration of Texture Analysis Using Common Foods by Zwick

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

68-3000 EZ-Cup Vapometer from Thwing Albert

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

SkyScan 1276 In-Vivo Micro-CT Scanner from Bruker

This video shows Phil Salmon, Application Scientist from Bruker, explaining the functioning of the SkyScan 1276, an in-vivo micro-CT scanner designed for life science research.

Thermo Scientific‘s LC-MS Instruments Redefine Science

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

Avantes Corporate – Company Profile

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

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.

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.

ProTear Elmendorf Tear Tester from Thwing-Albert

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

PInano® and PIFOC® Objective Sample Scanners for Microscopy

This video presents Physik Instrumente (PI)’s piezo-based PInano® sample and PIFOC® objective scanners developed for Super Resolution Microscopy, Confocal Microscopy, and Atomic Force Microscopy.

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.

Q-521 – The Smallest Linear Stage from PI

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

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.

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.

The TrueSurface Microscopy System from Witec

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

Performing Colour Measurement Using the AvaSoft 8 Software

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

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

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

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.

Dionex UltiMate Corona CAD Aerosol Detector from Thermo Scientific

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

Mobile Phases and Optima Solvents from Thermo Scientific

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

TruNarc Analyzer from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the handheld TruNarc analyzer from Thermo Scientific. The TruNarc device is a Raman system for quick and accurate detection of suspected narcotics.

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

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

Easy-to-Use QuickStart Algorithm from Perkin Elmer for Chromatography Needs

This video shows Kyle Obendorfer, liquid chromatography product manager at Perkin Elmer, discussing about Empower 3 Chromatography Software with QuickStart interface.

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

A video showing hardness testing being performed on a a tungsten ring and compared with hardness testing with platinum, titanium, white gold rings. Please remember not to try this on your wedding rings !!

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.

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.

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

Expert Insight of Orbitor KingFisher Workstation from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

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.

Cypher AFM for Imaging Sublimation of Anthracene Single Crystal

This video from Asylum Research shows the sublimation of the anthracene single crystal in air.

Live Demonstration of the Malvern Zetasizer µV and APS

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

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.

Strength of Materials - A Course on the Fundamental Understanding

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

MB3000 Fourier Transform Infrared Analysis System from ABB

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

Versette Pipetting Workstation from Thermo Scientific

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

Customer Testimonial on the Application of Thermo Scientific's ARL iSpark OES - Degerfors Laboratory

In this video Mr. Svenerik Bäckman from D-lab, a contract laboratory in Degerfors, Sweden talks about the new design and ease-of-use of the ARL iSpark OES spectrometer from Thermo Scientific which is used for quality metals analysis

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 Malvern Mastersizer 3000 Particle Size Analyzer

The Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Panalytical replaces the Mastersizer 2000 particle size analyzer. Julie Chen gives us a run down on the new features and operation of the Mastersizer 3000.

Tensile Testing on Nickel Micro Dumbbells

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

Embedded Serial Triggering with InfiniiVision 2000 X-Series from Agilent

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

ElvaX ProSpector XRF Handheld Analyzer from ElvaTech

This video shows the working principle of ElvaX ProSpector XRF handheld analyzer from ElvaTech. This portable, handheld EDXRF elemental analysis system is designed to be intuitive and user friendly.

The Use of Atomic Force Microscopy in Imaging Biological Systems

Near field optical microscopy using AFM in combination with laser to produce high resolution images at the nanoscale on samples ranging from quantum dots to biological samples. The focus is on imaging various biological systems.

Features and Capabilities of the Agilent 5600 Large Stage AFM

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

The 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.

Fritsch Autosampler – Analysette 22

Fritsch Autosampler – Analysette 22 Ideal for automation of measurement series: 26 positions for 40 ml containers are available for complete sample feeding, automatic dispersion, measurement and cleaning.

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.

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.

DELTA XRF Analyzer for Shipwrecks from Olympus

This video shows the XRF Analyzer from Olympus, which is used to study the shipwrecks. Dr. Raymond Hayes found a quick, non-destructive method to analyze them - Handheld XRF.

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.

BioCoat for Medical Device Testing from Instron

This video shows the BioCoat liquid resistant cover for medical device testing on 5940 Systems from Instron.

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.

Bruker Showcases New Products at Analytica 2014, Munich

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

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.

Balancing 12 Nails On Top Of One Nail from Malvern

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

Gold Jewelry Composition Determination Using a Niton XL2 Handheld XRF

Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates how the Niton XL2 handheld XRF analyzer can quickly and easily determine the composition of precious metals like gold jewelry. In the space of less then 2 minutes the Niton XL2 accurately analyze 2 different samples

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.

D2 PHASER Desktop Diffractometer from Bruker XRD

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

Discovery TGA from TA Instruments

This video shows the new Discovery TGA (thermogravimetric analyzer) from TA Instruments. The Discovery TGA consists of an autosampler, thermobalance, GDM (gas-delivery module) and innovative IR-heated furnace.

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.

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.

Introduction to CHN Microanalysis Technique from Exeter Analytical

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

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.

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.

DV2T Screen Protector Installation from Brookfield

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

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.

The HPR20 Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer from Hiden Analytical

Mark Buckley from Hiden Analytical shows us through the gas sampling HPR20 Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer which is ideal for analysing gases from process lines.

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.

Instron 2712-04x Series Pneumatic Grips with Safety Guards

This video shows the 2712-04x series pneumatic grips with safety guards from Instron. The safety guards significantly reduce the possibility of getting fingers pinched during grip closure.

How a Kelvin Probe Works by KP Technology

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

ASTM C469 Concrete Compression Test from ADMET

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

EZ-Sled for COF Test from Thwing Albert

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

MPA - Bruker: FT-NIR multi-purpose spectrometer used to analyze Milk and Dairy Products

Bruker’s MPA FT-NIR analyzer offers easy, reliable and cost-effective solutions for milk testing and dairy analysis.

The LVEM5 Benchtop TEM from Delong America

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

Handheld Coating Thickness Measurement Instruments from Fischer Instrumentation

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

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.

Zwick Roell’s Short Span and Edge Crush Test

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

Innovative Accessories for Q Series DSC

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

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.

Overview of the IBIS Nanoindentation System from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories

This short video provides an overview of the IBIS Nanoindentation system from Fischer-Cripps Laboratories. It includes the technology and capabilities of the nanoindentation testing system.

Niton DXL Precious Metal Analyzer from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the precious metal analyzer Niton DXL from Thermo Scientific.

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.

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.

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.

Video to Show a Realtime Fatigue Monitoring System

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

Winfluor Intensity Over Time - Ratio Software from Photometrics

This video shows how to set up and use WinFluor imaging software with Photometrics cameras.

Thermo Scientifics’ Portable Analytical Instruments for Quality Initiatives

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

The Linkam T95 Temperature Controller and 420 Thermal Stage for Microscopy

Jeff McGinn from McCrone introduces us to two new tools for microscopy from Linkam, the T95 Temperature Programmer on sow for the first time at Pittcon 2009 and the 420 thermal stage.

FLIR A325sc Infrared Camera

This video shows A325sc Infrared Camera from FLIR. These cameras are designed from the ground up to deliver the accurate thermographic imaging and repeatable temperature measurements needed in the research and science applications.

Drop Weight Tester HIT230F from Zwick Roell

This video demonstarates the pre-damage of plates made up of composites for compression-after-impact (CAI) tests using the HIT230F drop weight tester from Zwick Roell. The tester's innovative force measurement chain design offers low-noise measured values.

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.

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.

The STA 449 F1 Simultaneous TGA/DSC from Netzsch Instruments

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

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.

Malvern Instrument's ZSP Zetasizer Nano

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

Explanation of How Gas Sorption Works to Measure Pore Size and Surface Area by Quantachrome Instruments

This video from Quantachrome demonstrates how the gas sorption technique works and contains a concise explanation. Gas sorption is used to measure surface area and pore size.

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.

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).

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.

Innovative Technology in Omics Lab from Thermo scientific

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

Advanced Force Gauge from Mecmesin

This video shows Mecmesin’s Advanced Force Gauge (AFG) that offers a cost-effective solution to tension and compression measurement problems encountered in industry today.

Soil Testing Using Delta Handheld XRF Analyzer from Olympus

This video shows the Delta Handheld XRF Analyzer from Olympus, which is used for soil testing.

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.

OmniMet MHT Microindentation Hardness Testing System from Buehler

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

Analyzing Irregular Shaped Particles with Dynamic Image Technique

This video presentation from Micromeritics describes the analysis of irregular shaped particles using the Particle Insight dynamic image analyzer from Particulate Systems.

Impact Test on Light Bulb Using Instron Dynatup System

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

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

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

TXRF with S2 PICOFOX from Bruker

This video shows the S2 PICOFOX from Bruker, which is the world's first portable benchtop spectrometer for fast quantitative and semi-quantitative multi-element microanalysis of liquids, suspensions, solids and contaminations using the principle of total reflection X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (TXRF).

High-capacity Cell Growth and Assay Incubation – Automation from Thermo Scientific

In this video Dieter Wagner from Thermo Scientific talks about Cytomat 10 Automated Incubator.

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

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

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.

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.

Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Instruments

This video shows the working of Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern Panalytical. The Mastersizer 3000 is the latest generation of the world’s most popular particle sizing instrument.

FLIR LS Series Thermal Imaging Cameras

This video shows the LS series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. The FLIR LS-Series Thermal Night Vision Monocular is mainly designed for law enforcement and surveillance.

Taber’s Oscillating Abrasion Tester - Model 6160

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

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.

Rapid Scanning of Calcite Reconstruction with Cypher High Resolution AFM

This video from Asylum Research shows the reconstruction of a newly cleaved calcite crystal in air taken with the Cypher AFM.

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.

InfiniiVision 4000 X-Series Oscilloscopes from Agilent

In this video, Agilent Technologies redefines the oscilloscope experience with the InfiniiVision 4000 X-series DSO and MSO models.

The CETR-Apex Nanomechanical Testing System form Bruker Nano

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

VersaTREK Automated Microbial Detection from Thermo Scientific

This video shows the Thermo Scientific VersaTREK Automated Microbial Detection System, which is versatile, user-friendly and provides excellent performance.

The Bruker XRD S8 Lion XRF Spectrometer for the Cement Industry

Alexander Seyfarth from Bruker AXS introduces us to the S8 Lion, a new XRF unit designed specifically for the cement industry. This is the latest in the S8 series and features multi-channel analysis, which provides much faster analysis compared to sequential analysis instruments.

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.

Hydrogen Fuelled Military Vehicles Using Water as Fuel

As petrol prices continue to increase, it is affecting everyone and in particularly the troops fighting in wars. This video shows how the United States military has given Quantum Technologies the task to develop new fighting vehicles based on hydrogen engines. Shows how they make use special polymers with carbon fibres to develop the strength of the vehicles. Testings were done on the tanks firing with different weapons. The vehicles they developed utilize water (H2O) as fuel. An interesting film showing applications of hydrogen engines.

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.

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.

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.

Identification of Pharma Frauds Using Thermo Scientific’s TruScan Analyzer

This video shows a live demonstration of identification of pharma frauds using Thermo Scientific’s TruScan analyzer. The light-weight, handheld analyzer enables quick identification of raw materials and it meets the strict requirements of pharmaceutical manufacturing operations. The analyzer can be easily implemented into cGMP environments.

The Zetasight Zeta Potential Measurement System from Nanosight

Jeremy Warren Nanosight Zetasight instrument which offers an alternative method for determination of zeta potential to DLS. It differs from DLS in that it is able to measure zeta potential on a particle by particle basis so that it can determine the effect of particle size on zeta potential. As the Zetasight is a bolt on addition to the NS500, it is also able to measure the particle size of nanoparticles and produce particle size distribution data.

The Smart SPM/AFM from AIST-NT - Ease of Use Demonstration

Marshall Bates and Andrey Krayev from AIST-NT demonstrate the ease of use of the AIST SmartSPM/AFM. From loading a sample to starting to take measurements can be completed in 1-2 minutes, at atomic resolutions

SECOM - fluorescence and electron microscopy in one device

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

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 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.

High Temperature Optical Measuring System from Expert System Solutions

Dr. Mariano Paganelli from Expert System Solutions shows us their high temperature optical measuring system. This instrument can provide thermal expansion data like a dilatometer, but has the added benefit that it uses optical techniques as opposed to mechanical measuring, so it can cater for non-rigid samples. It can also provide much more detailed information on a materials' behaviour when subjected to high temperatures.

The 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.

Using Life Cycle Approach to Reduce Vehicle Emissions

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

The World's First Portable XRD - Terra from inXitu

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

Measurement Units of Brookfield DV2T and DV3T

This video shows how to change the measurements units such as temperature, viscosity, torque, speed etc in the DV2T viscometer and DV3T rheometer from Brookfield.

Control Timelapse, and Z Stacks in Metamorph Software from Photometrics

This video shows the control timelapse, z series, z-stacks in Metamorph software from Photometrics.

TriPlus 300 Headspace Autosampler from Thermo Scientific

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

Gas Chromatography Product Portfolio from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Bruce Richter from Thermo Scientific talks about the outstanding performance of the gas chromatography product portfolio such as GC, GC-MS and GC-MS/MS for routine analyses.

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.

The Anter LS2 Module for Thermal Property Determination

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

Nitric Acid - A Popular Matrix from InorganicVentures

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

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

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

Viscoelastic Foam Recovery Time Test Using ADMET's eXpert 3900 System

This video illustrates the performance of the eXpert 3900 system from ADMET. In this video, the eXpert 3900 system measures the recovery time of a sample of viscoelastic foam (memory foam).

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.

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

AZo2Bruker - Grand Opening of Bruker Nano Surfaces Customer Facilities

AZo.TV visited the Bruker Nano Surfaces headquarters in Karlsruhe, Germany, for the grand opening of their new European Customer Care Centre and Application Centre.

Demonstration of Thixotropy

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

Application of Avantes’ AvaSoft to Perform an Absorbance Measurement

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

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.

XEI Scientific's Evactron Plasma Decontaminator

The Evactron plasma decontamination systems from XEI Scientific ared used to clean samples or chambers. They removing organic contaminants and hydrocarbon residues from samples or or on instruments such as scanning electron microscopes (SEM), transmission electron microscopes (TEM) or focused ion beam systems (FIB).

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

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

ASTM F1306 Puncture Testing by ADMET

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

Instron's TrendTracker for Bluehill Software

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

Magnesium Alloys - Future of Lightweight Material for Automotive and Aerospace Industries

A video clip showing the future of lightweight material, Magnesium. Alloy composing of titanium alumina are already in existence for the construction industry. A new lightweight material is required for automotive and aerospace industry. Magnesium which is the lightest of all metal display many potentials. The video demonstrate the properties of magnesium (Mg), the challenges associated with using magnesium (Mg), the characterization and processing of these lightweight magnesium alloys.

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.

PI Offers Compact NEXACT® Piezo Stepping Drives

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

The HPC900 High Pressure Chamber for PANalytical X-Ray Diffractometers

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

Test Driving the BMW Hydrogen 7 Series Hydrogen Fuel Car

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

Varian TPS Compact Portable Vacuum Pumping System

The Varian TPS Compact Portable Vacuum Pumping System offers a self contained, turbo pumping system, designed to offer users a portable, lightweight complete vacuum system that can generate vacuum for pumping vacuum chamber, molecular beam line, and for any clean environment experimentation. A simple plug and play vacuum system the biggest advantage of the Varian TPS is that it utilizes dry pumping technology meaning no oil or hydrocarbon.

World Nanoparticle Counting Championships Featuring the Izon qNano

This novel competition pitted representatives from 4 countries against one another in The World Championship of Nanoparticle Counting in which each combatant raced to count 100 nanoparticles using a qNano from Izon.

Unpacking and Identifying Brookfield Viscometer Parts

This training video from Brookfield Engineering explains how to unpack and recognize each part of a viscometer.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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)

Demonstration of Push and Turn Testing on Medical Packaging by Zwick

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

B&W Tek's Educational Video Series Episode 1: Emission Spectroscopy

This video shows the first episode of B&W Tek's Educational Video Series, which focuses on emission spectroscopy.

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.

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.

Wells-Brookfield Cone/Plate Viscometer for Small Samples

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

Heating with EASYHEAT Small from Ambrell

This video demonstrates how to heat with the EASYHEAT small induction heating system from Ambrell. This heating system works with a wide variety of coil shapes, inductance values, part sizes, and part materials to efficiently deliver heat to the parts.

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.

Thwing Albert‘s ProGage Thickness Tester

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

Product Overview of Advanced Force & Torque Indicator from Mecmesin

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

Ambrell’s RF Test

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

ZSX Primus Series of wavelength dispersive X-Ray fluorescence spectrometers from Rigaku

The ZSX Primus Series of wavelength dispersive X-Ray fluorescence spectrometers from Rigaku continues the tradition of delivering accurate results in both a timely and seamless manner, with unsurpassed reliability, flexibility, and ease of use to meet any challenges in the lab.

Testing Lead Content in Consumer Items Using a Handheld XRF Analyzer

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

Demonstration of Long Travel Extensometer by ADMET

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

New HTS 250 FT-NIR Auto Sampling System from Bruker

This video shows the functioning of Bruker’s HTS 250 FT-NIR auto sampling system, which provides high-capacity, high-throughput analysis of ground, solid or pelleted samples.

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.

Automatic Tensile Testing System for Elastomers by Zwick

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

ZHU topLine Hardness Testing Machine from Zwick

This video shows the ZHU topLine hardness testing machine from Zwick that is customized for universal hardness testing of plastic and metal materials.

Innovative X-Ray Diffraction Technologies from inXitu

This short video details how inXitu have used funding from NASA and other government bodies to develop innovative x-ray diffraction (XRD) technologies for the analysis of materials both terrestrial and extra-terrestrial.

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.

Mounting Crystals on XtaLAB Mini Diffractometer from Rigaku

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

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

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

Testing Elastomers with AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron

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

Bruker Offers PeakForce QNM for Nanoscale Material Characterization

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

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.

MATRIX-MF FTIR Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

This video shows Dean Roberts, Director of the North American NIR and Process Analytical Technologies, Bruker Optics, explaining the features of the MATRIX-MF - a standard FTIR spectrometer that can be fiber optically coupled to measure chemical reactions in laboratory and/or process environments.

Multidisciplinary Nature of UCL’s Center for Advanced Biomedical Imaging

This video shows Mark Lythgoe, Professor of Biomedical Imaging at University College London and director at the Center for Advanced Biomedical Imaging (CABI), explaining the multidisciplinary nature of the imaging center. Located in the heart of London, CABI has different imaging modalities to crack some of the most taxing and difficult biomedical problems.

High-Performance Bruker EVOQ Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer

This video shows the EVOQ triple quadrupole mass spectrometer from Bruker. This EVOQ triple quadrupole for liquid chromatography (LC-TQ) is designed to quantify real samples in the fastest sample-to-report time possible.

SVM 3001 | Anton Paar

SVM 3001 | Anton Paar

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.

Fiber Optic Positioning with miBot Micromanipulator

This video from Imina Technologies illustrates the positioning of an optical fiber with a miBot micromanipulator over an LED that is electrically contacted by two other miBots. .

Demonstration of tensile strength testing systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile strength testing systems.

Portable Raman Spectrometer from B&W Tek

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

Introduction to Tribology and UMT from Bruker

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

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.

Torsion Tests on Luer Lock Fittings from Zwick

This video shows torsion testing on Luer Lock fittings from Zwick. Torsion testing machines are utilized in almost all branches of industry to carry out rotary angle measurements on materials and components over a defined torque range.

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.

FLIR Thermal Imaging Cameras Now Provide Advanced Connectivity

This video shows the FLIR SC8000/SC6000 Series thermal imaging cameras which offer superior thermal measurement performance along with excellent connectivity.

Flexure Testing of Plastics using the AutoX750 from Instron

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

Key Features and Operation of The SOLVER NEXT SPM/AFM from NT-MDT

This short video shows the key features and ease of operation of the SOLVER NEXT SPM/AFM from NT-MDT. It has been designed so that operators with limited experience can take quality measurements.

Miniflex 600 Benchtop XRD Instrument from Rigaku at Pittcon 2013

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

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.

3Flex Surface Characterization Analyzer from Micromeritics at Pittcon 2013

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

ExPress Hydraulic Testing Machine from ADMET

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

Using the Niton XL3t Handheld XRF Analyzer in the Mining Industry

Jon Shein from Thermo Fisher Scientific provides a demonstration of how the Niton XL3t handheld XRF analyzer can be used as a valuable analytical tool for the mining industry. He shows how it can be used to analyze rock and mineral samples and outlines how the Niton XL3t can be connected to positioning systems to spatially map regions in minerals exploration applications.

New Advancements in Thermo Scientific Triple Quad Technology

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

Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 from Malvern

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

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.

PICMA® Bender Product Line from PI Ceramic

This video shows the all-ceramic multilayer bender actuators from PI Ceramic. Part of the PICMA® Bender product series, the actuators have very low piezo voltages.

Non-Destructive Testing of Steel Welds - Testing Techniques

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

Thwing Albert’s Geotextile Puncture Fixture

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

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.

eXpert 3910 40N Dynamic Testing System from Admet

This video shows eXpert 3910 40N dynamic testing system equipped with the MTEST Quattro materials testing system from Admet.

Thermo Scientific HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer – Increased Flexibility

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

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.

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.

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.

HORIBA Raman Academy: Orientational Effects on Raman Spectra

This video from Horiba shows the real-time display of polyethylene and the effects on the Raman spectra of a polyethylene film as a result of stretching.

KERN - Gnome Experiment

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

Demonstration of MTESTQuattro Universal Testing Machine Software by ADMET

MTESTQuattro® by ADMET is a versatile easy to use PC based solution for mechanical testing of materials, components and products. The flexible interface provides connectivity to electromechanical and servo hydraulic testing systems. It can also be used to retrofit/upgrade virtually any manufactures testing machine regardless of age or machine type.

Application of Bruker’s rapifleX MALDI Tissuetyper System in Clinical Setting

This video shows Pierre Charron from University of Montreal describing the capabilities of Bruker’s rapifleX MALDI Tissuetyper system.

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.

The Zetasizer Nano Particle Characterization System from Malvern Instruments

Ulf Nobbmann from Malvern Panalytical shows us through the Zetasizer Nano, which uses dynamic light scattering to determine particle size, as well as being able to determine zeta potential.

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.

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.

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).

Perkin Elmer's ApexTrack Integration Algorithm for Chromatography

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

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.

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.

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.

Compression Test on Soft Candies

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

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.

iCAP 7000 Series ICP-Optical Emission Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

In this video Fergus Keenan, Field Marketing Manger from Thermo Scientific introduces iCAP 7000 Series ICP- optical emission spectrometer.

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.

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.

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.

Autotap Tapped Density Analyzer from Quantachrome

This video demonstrates the Autotap tapped density analyzer from Quantachrome Instruments. This analyzer automates the lifting and dropping of the graduated measuring cylinder, eradicating both the possible wrist injury and expected variability when these operations are done manually.

Piezo Flexure Nanopositioning Systems from PI

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

Exhibit at Pittcon 2013

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

Characterizing Battery and Storage Materials Using Electrochemical Strain Microscopy

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

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.

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.

Mecmesin Offers Precision Test Instruments and Systems for the Packaging Industry

This video shows Mecmesin’s precision test instruments and systems that are ideal for the packaging industry. Mecmesin specializes in force and torque test instruments that are reliable, precise and cost-effective.

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.

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

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

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.

Bruker at ENC 2014

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

MB3600-CH20 FT-NIR Chemicals Analyzer from ABB

This video shows the MB3600-CH20, a FT-NIR chemicals analyzer from ABB. This chemical analyzer is used for the analysis of polyols, ethoxylates, glycols, urethanes and general chemicals.

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.

Thermo Fisher Scientific's Plans for Expansion in China

Thermo Fisher Scientific talk about their plans to expand their product manufacturing facilities in China to better serve local serve markets. As part pf their expansion they will soon be hiring more staff to bolster scientific and engineering expertise.

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.

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.

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.

Demonstration of Friction Stir Welding (FSW)

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

OmniMet for Image Aquisition & Analysis from Buehler

This video shows OmniMet from Buehler, which delivers powerful image analysis possibilities combined with flexible database functionality.

Kaiser RamanRXN2 Hybrid Analyzer for Bioprocess Analysis

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

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.

Measuring Particle Size Distribution of Chocolate Using SALD-2300

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

D2 PHASER X-Ray Powder Diffractometer from Bruker

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

Niton XL3t GOLDD+ Portable XRF Analyzer from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Ali Somarin, Chief Geologist from Thermo Scientific, explains about the Niton XL3t GOLDD+ portable XRF analyzer.

Discovery Hybrid Rheometer from TA Instruments

This video shows the new Discovery Hybrid Rheometer (DHR) from TA Instruments. The DHR is the most powerful and versatile rheometer for the laboratory.

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.

Combined AFM and IR Spectroscopy with the NanoIR from Anasys Instruments

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

Insight Awards 2013 for Physical Sciences Category from Andor Technology

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

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.

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.

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.

The FlexAFM and Its Accessories from Nanosurf

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

Experimental Loudspeaker to Test Sound from Bose

This video shows experimental loudspeaker, which is used to test sound from Bose.

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)

Aqualog for Water Quality Analysis from Horiba

This video gives a demonstration of Aqualog from Horiba. It generates Excitation-Emission Matrices (EEMs) for CDOM (Coloured Dissolved Organic Matter) in a fast and simple process.

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.

STA 449 F5 Jupiter from NETZSCH for High-Temperature Applications

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

Aqualog System from HORIBA

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

Carl Zeiss Microscopy Presents Contextual Imaging Tool, SmartBrowse

This video from Carl Zeiss shows SmartBrowse, a contextual imaging tool that can be used for post-image acquisition.

Heating Bracelet Using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW

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

Source Measurement Units for Electrical Properties Characterization from Agilent Technologies

Celeste Jenkins from Agilent Technologies explains the importance of source measurement units or SMU's for the characterization of electrical properties of materials and devices. They are typically used on materials like silicon-based solar cells.

Overview of PI’s H-811 Hexapod System

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

Thwing-Albert Handle-O-Meter

This video shows the Handle-O-Meter (HOM) from Thwing-Albert. The surface friction and flexibility of sheeted materials such as toweling, tissue, film, textiles and nonwovens can be measured using HOM.

Leatherhead Food Research with BINDER Chambers

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

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.

Multiple Purpose Analyzer from Bruker Optics for Pharmaceutical Analysis

This video shows Dean Roberts, Director of the North American NIR and Process Analytical Technologies, Bruker Optics, talking about the use of MPA system for pharmaceutical analysis. MPA stands for Multiple Purpose Analyzer.

Basic Calibration of ETher NDE ECT SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter

This video shows the basic calibration of the ETher NDE Eddy Current (ECT) SigmaCheck Conductivity Meter.

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.

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

This video shows how to run Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel adhesive peel test. For the T-Peel test, the bonded substrates should be flexible, so that the substrates can be bent up to a 90° angle without breaking.

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.

Bend Testing Reinforced Concrete

A real time demonstration of bend testing reinforced concrete.

STS Microspectrometers from Ocean Optics

Rob Morris from Ocean Optics shows us their STS Microspectrometers which are the smallest spectrometers ever! The use CMOS detection technology and have spectrographic performance comparable to much larger instruments.

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.

Overview of PI’s N-565 Piezo Motor Linear Positioner

This video shows Physik Instrumente (PI)’s Nexact® piezo stepping drive with subnanometer precision. The N-565 linear positioner is more compact, achieves higher velocities, and has developing forces in the range of 10 to 20 N. A suitable selection of the piezo elements optimizes step size, clamping force, velocity, and stiffness for the respective applications.

Thermo Scientific Offers Prelude SPLC System for LC/MS Analysis

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

PI’s Narrow Precision Drives for Adaptive Diaphragm Positioning

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

Rigaku NEX DE Spectrometer for Routine Elemental Analysis

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

Using a Scanning Electron Microscope to Determine Particle Size and Morphology

The importance of particle size and morphology to a range of industries is explained. In days gone by, it required a both a particle size analyzer and and expensive electron microscope to determine these properties. Now, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope combined with off the shelf software is able to accomplish both these tasks.

PikoReal Software from Thermo Scientific

This video illustrates PikoReal Software from Thermo Scientific. PikoReal software offers an intuitive experience, from programming the protocols and defining plate layouts to assessing the experimental results.

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.

PI’s Products for Electronics Manufacturing

In this video, Physik Instrumente (PI) showcases its complete solutions for electronics manufacturing.

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.

Setting Up ADMET's MTESTQuattro Controller to Run ASTM E8

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

Parsum In-Line Particle Size Analyzer from Malvern Instruments

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

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.

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.

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.

Capabilities of Instron in Material Testing

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

NaioAFM Overview from Nanosurf

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

Webinar on Dynamic Light Scattering Size Data

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

PI Ceramic’s New Spray Drying Tower — An Overview

The video offers a glimpse into the new spray drying tower at PI ceramic. The granulate happens to be the basic material for the piezo components made by pressing technology. Therefore, producing a compressible granulate is a crucial step in material preparation.

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.

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.

PID Microactivity Reference Reactor from Micromeritics Analytical Services

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

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.

NETZSCH PERSEUS TG 209 F1 Libra System for TGA-FT-IR Coupling Solution

This video explains the operation of the PERSEUS TG 209 F1 Libra system from NETZSCH. This Evolved Gas Analysis tool is designed to measure mass changes and evolved gases by utilizing a thermogravimetric analyzer (TGA) with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer from Bruker Optics.

Tensile Testing According to ASTM A36

A video demonstrating tensile testing of ASTM A36 material.

Advanced ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF Spectrometer by Thermo Scientific-Washington State

In this video Mr. Richard Conrey, Technician at the GeoLaboratory of the Washington State University recommends the ARL PERFORM'X WDXRF spectrometer from Thermo Scientific for a high-performance, cost-effective solution in any application.

Cr2O3 Thermal Plasma Spraying Demonstration

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

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.

HFM 436 Lambda Heat Flow Meter from Netzsch

This video shows Netzsch’s HFM 436 Lambda heat flow meter designed for fast and accurate thermal conductivity testing of insulation materials.

Overview of Mecmesin's Basic Force Gauge

This video shows the Basic Force Gauge (BFG) from Mecmesin which is a rugged and reliable device ideal for industrial use. It has applications in almost any industry and can be used in three main ways.

Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss

This video shows the Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss Microscopy.

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.

Fluorescence Spectroscopy from B&W TEK's Educational Video Series: Episode 5

This episode from the B&W Tek's Educational Video Series shows the fluorescence spectroscopy.

PI’s Products Displayed at SPS IPC Drives 2017

This video shows PI (Physik Instrumente) at the SPS IPC Drives 2017, which was held between 28 and 30 November at Nuremberg, Germany.

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.

Puncture Impact Test on Composite Wood Specimen

This video shows a puncture impact test performed on a composite wood specimen using Instron impact testing system.

Optical Emission Analysis using the ARL iSpark Spectrometer by Thermo Scientific

This video shows the analysis process and full routine maintenance of analysis chamber of ARL iSpark optical emission spectrometer from Thermo Scientific.

Problems Avoided using Nitric Acid from Inorganic Ventures

In this video Dr. Brain Alexander from Inorganic Ventures explains the problems avoided which can be avoided using nitric acid.

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.

The Nanosurf LensAFM Designed to Integrate with Optical Microscopes and Profilers

The new LensAFM from Nanosurf has been designed to integrate with optical microscopes and profilers, and add AFM capabilities to them. This demonstration shows how easy it is to switching between AFM and optical microscopy/profiler modes.

Partica LA 950: Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer from HORIBA

This video shows Mark Bumiller from HORIBA Scientific talking about the laser diffraction particle size distribution analyzer called the Partica LA 950.

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.

Mecmesin‘s Entry Level Force Gauge for Tension and Compression Measurements

This video shows Mecmesin’s CFG+, a pocket-sized, lightweight entry level force gauge designed for elementary tension and compression measurements.

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.

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).

CBEx Raman Spectroscopy from Snowy Range Instruments

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

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.

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.

Model 8404 Hall measurement system from Lake Shore

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

XLNCE SMX-BEN XRF Analyzer from EDAX

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

Talysurf PGI Dimension system from Taylor Hobson

This video shows the new Talysurf PGI dimension system from Taylor Hobson.

Flash Diffusivity Product Line from TA Instruments

This video shows the flash diffusivity product line from TA Instruments. The flash method is used to measure thermal diffusivity of a wide range of materials.

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.

The BX51 Materials Research Microscope from Olympus

Chris Vander Tuuk from Olympus Scientific Equipment shows us the BX51, which is their flagship materials research microscope.

Thermo Scientifics’ picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer

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

Vibration Isolation Products from Minus K

This video shows the demo of vibration isolation using Minus K isolators at Spacecraft Technology Expo Booth. Minus K Technology's workstations, benchtops, platforms, tables, and custom design isolators are used for creating anti-vibration and vibration free environments involving laboratory research, nanotechnology, microscopy, and highly sensitive instrumentation.

PI Hexapods for Precision Automation Applications

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

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

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

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

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.

New CellInsight NXT High Content Screening Platform from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Scott Keefer, cell imaging expert, explaining about the latest CellInsight NXT High Content Screening (HCS) Platform and HCS studio software developed by Thermo Scientific.

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.

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.

Improving Beer Freshness and Shelf-Life with Bruker's e-scan EPR Analyzer

This video shows Dr. Heidi Grimmer, Head of Flavor Stability at FlavorActiV, talking about improving beer freshness and shelf-life to provide an enjoyable and consistent experience to consumers.

Nanoparticle Design Service by Cerion and Alfa Aesar

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

Characterizing Wear Particles with the SpectroLNF Q200 Particle Classifier

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

PI, Tirelli Develop Novel Labeling Machine

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

CEAST 9050 Tester from Instron

This video shows an overview of CEAST 9050 tester from Instron. The CEAST 9050 impact pendulum is designed for determining the resilience of thermoplastic materials to impact.

Netzsch Simultaneous Thermal Analyzer with FT-IR Capability

Bob Fiddler from Netzsch shows us their STA 449 F1 simultaneous thermal analyzer that can measure TGA (thermogravimetry), DCS (Differential Scanning Calorimetry) and DTA (Differential Thermal Analysis). The new feature of the STA 449 F1 is that it can now be supplied with a off gas analysis systems such as the Bruker Tensor FT-IR.

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.

NX Series cryostats from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

Bruker’s NMR Food Screener for Honey Profiling

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

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

Nano Isothermal Titration Calorimeter for Biomolecular Binding

This video shows the new Nano ITC (isothermal titration calorimeter) from TA Instruments which is ideal for characterizing binding interactions of biomolecules.

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.

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.

PI Piezo Motors for Pipetting and Nanodispensing

In this video, the working principle of pipette is shown through animation. Very small but fast drives are needed to pipette smaller and smaller devices and sample separations. At the same time, they must also generate adequate force to move the pipettes in the vertical direction and to dose the media.

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.

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.

Top-Load Testing with Mecmesin’s MultiTest-xt

This video shows the top-load testing using Mecmesin’s MultiTest-xt for crushing tests, top load testers and top loads. This testing is employed for measuring the resistance of the containers to a point of compression load during deformation.

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.

Technology Overview from Cobolt AB

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

Performance, Versatility and Configurabilty: PIKE MIRacle

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

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.

The MMC 274 Nexus Multi Module Calorimeter from Netzsch Instruments

Dave Shepard from Netzsch Instruments MMC 274 Nexus Multi Module Calorimeter. It is suited to liquids and battery materials. The instrument can employ different modules depending on what type of measurement is required. Modules that can be supplied can perform measurement akin to differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), accelerating rate calorimetry and very fast tracking, to simulate runaway heating.

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.

PI Piezo Disks for Generation of Homogenous Aerosols

This video shows how homogenous aerosols are produced by means of specially-shaped piezo disks. A continuous drive is required by nebulizers to generate a homogenous aerosol.

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.

Principle of Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging

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

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.

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.

Quality Testing Model 648 Electromagnet Power Supply from Lake Shore

In this video Lake Shore Engineer Adam Porsch demonstrates few extreme test performed during the product development to ensure safety and quality.

Employees Experiences in Thermo Fisher Scientific

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

Science Week Organized by Pittcon in Philadelphia

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

The Sensys Evo Thermal Analyzer from Setaram - DSC and TG

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

PI Offers a Wide Range of Precision Products

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

Medical Devices Quality Control Testing - Mecmesin Force & Torque Measurement

This video shows the applications of Mecmesin testing instruments in various fields.

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.

Testing Compression Springs with Mecmesin Force Testing Systems

his video shows compression testing of spring using MultiTest-xt force testing system from Mecmesin. The spring rate can be determined from the free-height of spring which can be measured along with the load at 2 points.

Corporate Video of Mecmesin Force & Torque Measurement Systems

This corporate video of Mecmesin demonstrates that Mecmesin is the leading manufacturer of force and torque test equipment for over 30 years.

Wizard in LUMOS from Bruker

This video shows the introduction of Wizard in LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The step-by-step process of microscopic measurement is done using the wizard guided OPUS software.

Thermo Scientific EASY-Spray Technology

In this video, Christian Ravnsborg and Dayfdd Milton from Thermo Scientific, discuss about the Thermo Scientific EASY-Spray technology at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

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.

Thermal Airborne Hyperspectral Imaging with the Telops Hyper-Cam

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

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.

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.

The Admet DForce Dynamic Mechanical Tester - Fatigue Testing

The DForce from Admet is a low force mechanical testing system capabale of carrying out static and dynamic mechical testing operations. It is suited to fatigue testing biomedical materials such as stents and tubing.

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.

Features of PIMag® Gantry System

This video shows the advanced PIMag® Gantry System. Key Features of the PIMag® Gantry System include vertical axis with pneumatic counter weight, 508 mm x 508 mm travel range, ironless linear motors, direct measuring incremental linear encoders, and controlled by ACS Motion Control.

How to Use Absorbance Spectrophotometry as A Qualitative Tool for Chemical Substances - By Ocean Optics

Absorbance Spectrophotometry is a versatile technique that can be used as both a qualitative or quantitative tool for chemical substance measurement. This video demonstrate how to use absorbance spectrophotometry as a qualitative tool.

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.

PI’s Motion Control Solution for Laser Material Processing

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

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.

PT Module of Immunohistochemistry Starter System from Thermo Scientific

n this video Tyler Liebig shows the Thermo Scientific PT Module, which is designed to simultaneously perform dewaxing and antigen retrieval on slides prior to immunohistochemical staining.

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.

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.

CAS DataLoggers’ Power Injector Set Up for A2-05 Pod Start-Up

This video demonstrates the set up of power injector for A2-05 LAN wired pod from CAS DataLoggers.

Bruker’s rapifleX MALDI Tissuetyper System Improves Proteomic Analysis

This video shows Daniel Kolarich from Max Planck Institute explaining new method for improved analysis of glycans and glycoproteins.

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.

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.

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

This video illustrates a 90° peel test set up with eP2 controller perfomed by Admet. The eXpert 7601 is clamped with the 90° peel strength fixture and the free end of the tape is held by one vise grip on the top crosshead. The average and maximum loads of the tape is measured using this test.

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.

Bruker Optics' CONFOCHECK for Protein Analysis

This video shows Fred Morris, Business Development Manager at Bruker Optics for Compact Micro-Analysis and Life Science product line, explaining about Bruker's CONFOCHECK system.

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.

Wireless Remote Sensor for Mechanical Stress Measurement

A video clip showing how a remote senor is made to test mechanical stress on a helicopter rotor component. This remote sensor is wireless, transmits without a power source with an embedded strain gauge measurement chip and a piezoelectric device allowing the measurement of the loads on the rotor component. As these components are designed for use miltary helicopters, they were designed to tell designers about the different stress levels encountered during aggressive manoevres. View Video

Customer testimonial: Cobolt AB

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

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.

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.

Market Trends in LCMS

In this video, Dipankar Ghosh, Director Marketing, Environmental & Food Safety – LCMS at Thermo Fisher Scientific, discusses the market trends in LCMS at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

Micro-Z ULS WDXRF from Rigaku

The Rigaku Micro-Z ULS wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) instrument is designed for ultra-low level sulfur analysis in diesel, petrol (gasoline) and other fuels.

The Most Powerful Dynamic Mechanical Analysis - Discovery DMA 850

TA Instruments invites you to experience the ultimate in Dynamic Mechanical Analyzers, the Discovery DMA 850.

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

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

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.

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.

Alignment of Instron Precision Wedge Grips

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

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.

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.

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

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

Agilent 3000 X-Series vs. Tektronix 3000 Series Oscilloscope

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

Material Preparation and Analysis – Turbine Blade – Buehler

This video shows the surface preparation and analysis of turbine blade from Buehler.

NEXLINE® PiezoWalk® Motors from PI

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

Demonstration of Fatigue Testing on Spinal Implants by Zwick

This video shows Fatigue test on spinal implant with a Zwick servo-hydraulic testing machine (H10) according to ISO 12189, ASTMT 2077, ASTM F 2347

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.

Yokogawa Releases CW10 Clamp-on Power Meter

This video shows the Yokogawa CW10 Clamp-on Power Meter. The unit can measure up to 1000 V AC/DC and can determine up to 600 A.

High Resolution, Handheld LIBS Raman Spectrometer from SciAps

This video shows SciAps' first LIBS handheld Raman spectrometer named the Z. This analyzer is designed to provide operation similar to silicon drift detector-based HHXRF analyzers, and has ability to measure carbon and other low-atomic number elements.

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.

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.

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).

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.

Energy Efficient Metal Hot Zones from Plansee

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

Barnes HV-1000 Vertical Honing Machine with Air Sizing

This video shows vertical honing process with air sizing by Barnes HV-1000 machine from Lapmaster. The machine is designed for both general purpose and specialized applications.

New, improved MET ONE 3400 Particle Counter

This video shows the new, improved MET ONE 3400 particle counter that can be easily incorporated within a central data management system. This product removes the need for routine paper work.

LAQUATwin B-721 Pocket Salt Meter from Horiba

This video shows the LAQUATwin B-721 Pocket salt meter from Horiba. This Pocket salt meter is used for the direct measurement of micro-volume of salt in the food sample.

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.

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.

VH3100 Knoop/Vickers Automated Hardness Tester from Buehler Materials

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

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.

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.

Collection of Visual Images by LUMOS from Bruker

This video shows the collection of visual images by LUMOS from Bruker Optics. The LUMOS is a FT-IR microscope with an integrated FT-IR spectrometer.

Handheld XRF Analyzers for Scrap Metal Applications

This video demonstrates the Innov-X range of handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzers and their important application for scrap metal recycling. The portable device can determine chemical composition of metals in just seconds. It also has an in-built database permitting alloy identification.

The Veeco Dektak 150 Surface Profilometer - Key Features

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

How to Perform a Foam Tensile Strength Test by ADMET

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

The AccuPyc II 1340 Pycnometer from Micromeritics

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

Double Cantilever Beam from Bose

This video shows the working of double cantilever beam from Bose. Bose has developed a double cantilever beam fixture to test a variety of specimens using ElectroForce® test instruments.

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.

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.

PANalytical’s Epsilon 3X Benchtop Spectrometers

This video shows the new Epsilon 3X spectrometer, which is powered by the latest advances in excitation and detection technology from PANalytical.

QImaging Cameras in Olympus CellSens Software

This video demonstrates the configuration and operation of the QImaging camera in the Olympus software suite.

Breaking Glass - High-Speed Camera HPV-X from Shimadzu

This video shows breaking of glass, which is captured by ultra-high speed and high spatial resolution HyperVision HPV-X Camera of Shimadzu.

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.

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.

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.

Stream Acquisition and Multichannel Capture in Metamorph Software from Photometrics

This video shows the control time-lapse, stage, wavelengths, z series, and stream acquisitions or even run journals by Metamorph software from Photometrics.

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.

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.

FluidFM Operation from Nanosurf: Storage of Cantilever

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

Xenocs Offers Xeuss 2.0 SAXS/WAXS System for Laboratory Use

This video shows Xenocs’ Xeuss 2.0, a new generation of SAXS/WAXS system designed as a beamline with measurement capabilities for laboratory use.

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.

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.

DELTA Handheld XRF Analyzer from Olympus

This video shows DELTA Handheld XRF Analyzer from Olympus. These DELTA XRF analyzers provide fast, non-destructive elemental analysis from Mg to U, from PPM to 100%.

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.

MERLIN Scanning Electron Microscope from Carl Zeiss

This video from Carl Zeiss shows the AFM system, which is ready in a matter of minutes to deliver atomic surface topographical resolution in 3D.

Download and Installation of Thesycon Stack from Photometrics

This video from Photometrics teaches how to install the Thesycon stack.

PIKE MIRacle Sealed High Pressure Clamp

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

AMETEK’s Automated Brinell Hardness Tester

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

Compression Test on Eggs Using Instron System

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

Measuring Contact Angles Using The PG-X Offered by Thwing-Albert

The PG-X from Thwing-Albert is a compact, video-based instrument for measuring contact angles of surfaces. It is able to do the test in a completely nondestructive manner catering for almost all shaped surfaces, with virtually no sample preparation.

FRT Fully Automated, High Resolution Metrology Tools for Semiconductor Wafers

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

DSC 214 Polyma Differential Scanning Calorimeter from NETZSCH

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

ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System

This video shows how the ADMET eXpert 3933 Fatigue Testing System and MTESTQuattro software are used to perform the ISO 14801 dental implant testing.

Direct Observation of a Nanomechanical Test of CdS in a TEM

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

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.

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

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

Handheld XRF Analyzers: Achieving Project Cost Efficiencies

This video from Olympus shows the best practice methods for using X-ray fluorescence as well as a cost savings approach and explanation on the return on investment XRF provides.

Powering Innovations in Pittcon 2013

This video shows the technical innovations in Pittcon.

Thermo Scientific Launches Advanced Mass Spectrometers for Research Applications

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

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.

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.

U1273AX Handheld Digital Multimeter from Agilent

This video shows the U1273AX handheld digital multimeter from Agilent Technologies. The U1273AX is an OLED handheld digital multimeter (DMM) capable of operating down to -40°C. It delivers immediate and accurate results, even in frigid conditions.

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.

"Connecting All of Science" - Thermo Scientific

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

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.

Testing Electrical Connectors with MultiTest 2.5-i Mecmesin

This video shows measurement of insertion and withdrawal force on electrical connectors using Mecmsin's MultiTest 2.5-i force testing stand.

Animated 3D Image of An Advanced Fibre Material Created Using FRT Mark III Software

Animated high resolution 3D image of an advanced fibre material created using FRT Mark III Software and a confocal microscope.

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.

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

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

Free Space 201: Fundamentals of Adsorption from Micromeritics

In this video Jeff Kenvin, Group Leader of Micromeritics Scientific Services Staff, explains two different free space methods in adsorption process.

Software Alignment and Quad-View Control in QImaging Camera

This video shows how to set up the Quad-View control unit in QImaging camera.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Installing NIS Elements Software in QImaging Camera

This video demonstrated the installation and running of QImaging cameras inside the NIS Elements software.

Start Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

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

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

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.

Break-Loose Force and Glide Force from Zwick Roell

This video shows how to determine the break loose force and glide force for hypodermic syringes, capsules and similar drug delivery systems from Zwick Roell.

The Aqualog Simultaneous Absorbance and Fluorescence EEMS from HORIBA

Adam Gilmore from HORIBA shows us their all new, first to market Aqualog, simultaneous absorbance and fluorescence EEMS (excitation emission matrices) system. It uses a CCD as the detector making it 100 time faster than other instruments. This means that measurements that may have taken several minutes can now be completed in just seconds.

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.

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.

Using FT-IR for Emission Testing

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

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.

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.

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

Interview with Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros on Nanosurf's FluidFM technology

In this video from Nanosurf Dr. Tomaso Zambelli and Prof. Janos Voros ETH Zurich (Switzerland) talk about the FluidFM technology and its applications.

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

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with materials testing machines 1200 kN and 600 kN for tensile tests on heavy plate for tests according to standards like (ISO 6892,ASTM E8, EN 10002, JIS Z 2241)

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.

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.

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.

Bruker Optics’ MPA One Dairy Analyzer for Milk Testing and Dairy Analysis

This video shows the functioning of Bruker Optics’ MPA One Dairy Analyzer, a reliable solution for milk testing and dairy analysis.

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.

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.

Mining Sample Collection and Preparation Tools from Thermo Scientific

In this video, Thermo Scientific introduces portable, compact and battery-powered sample collection and preparation tools. These tools provide a complete lab-to-field solution for on-site XRF analysis in exploration and mining.

Bruker opens Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence

In this video Met Brevard, Vice President, Preclinical Imaging – Bruker Biospin talks about the new Bruker Center of Excellence.

MicroPublisher for Quality Color Images in CellSens Software from QImaging

This video from QImaging demonstrates how to use the MicroPublisher with the HDR mode in CellSens software to acquire high quality color images.

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.

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.

Testing Composite Tow using AutoX750 Extensometer from Instron

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

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 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.

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.

TouchControl in XRF from Bruker

This video shows the TouchControl option in XRF from Bruker. The TouchControl consistently favors easy, intuitive operation.

Relationship between Electrons and Grey Scale Value from Photometrics

This video shows the measurement of the relationship between the electrons and grey scale value from Photometrics.

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.

Fast Multi-Channel Photonics Alignment System from PI

This video shows Fast Multi-Channel Photonics Alignment System from Physik Instrumente (PI). Alignment systems for high-throughput silicon photonics testing and packaging must be very fast, automated, and perform all tasks concurrently – hallmarks of PI’s fiber alignment systems.

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.

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

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

Bruker SKYSCAN 2211 Micro-CT System for Analyzing Living Rocks

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

Nanometrics’ Imperia Photoluminescence Imaging System Detects Yield-Killing Defects

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