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Slide Scanning System with QImaging Camera

This video shows how to use the slide scanning system with the QImaging camera.

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.

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

Bluehill 3 Software with New Expression Builder

This video shows the Bluehill 3 materials testing software with new Expression Builder feature. Bluehill 3 is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.

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.

Micromeritics Analytical Services - The Particle Testing Authority by Micromeritics

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

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

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

Barnes SSSP-1000-T Single Pass Bore Finishing

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

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.

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.

Laser Diffraction for Particle Size Analysis - 2

This video carries a presentation by Malvern Instruments that describes how robust and reproducible measurements can be achieved using the laser diffraction technique performed as per the guidance offered in ISO13320, USP 429 and EP 2.9.31 standards.

Zwick Presents testXpo 2013 at Germany

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

ASTM D638 Microtensile Test from ADMET

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

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.

Key Features and Capabilities of The Agilent G200 Nano Indenter

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

Unpacking and Identifying Brookfield Viscometer Parts

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

Depth of Penetration and Effective Penetration in ATR Sampling

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

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.

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.

Torque Tests on Child-Resistant Containers Using Mecmesin Vortex-d System

This video shows the measurement of opening torque performed on child-resistant closure containers (CRC) with Mecmesin Vortex-d motorised test system.

Dionex AERS 500 Electrolytic Supressor from Thermo Scientific

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

FLIR Voyager Thermal Camera

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

Laser Diffraction for Particle Size Analysis - 1

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

Fluorescence Measurement Using an Avantes Spectrometer

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

Virtuoso Vial Identification System from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

LUMOS FTIR Microscope from Bruker Optics

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

Testing Systems from Zwick Roell

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

Battery Capacity Tester with Monitoring SBS 8400

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

TWIN/TWIN Setup from Bruker

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

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

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

The X-Supreme8000 EDXRF from Oxford Instruments

The X-Supreme8000 energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometer from Oxford Instruments is a cost effective solution for quality assurance and process control applications in fields such as cement manufacture, wood treatment, mineral extraction, mining, healthcare and petrochemicals. This video shows how easy the X-Supreme8000 is to use and its ability to handle different sample types such as liquids, powders and granules.

Coating Thickness Measurement - Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920

Coating Thickness Measurement, using the Oxford Intruments XRF Analyser X-Strata920.

Malvern's Viscotek TDAmax System

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

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.

New Thermo Scientific TRACE 1300 GC with ISQ System

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

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

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.

Bruker XRD Handheld XRF Spectrometers

Bruker AXS showcase their handheld XRF spectrometers including the S1 Turbo, S1 Sorter and Tracer III-V. These portable devices are suited to the rapid analysis of scrap metal, works of art and archaeological items.

FastDigest Enzymes from Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

The Spectro Midex Micro XRF Spectrometer - Demonstration

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

Selection of FLIR Cameras

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

MLS-/MS-Series for Maritime from FLIR

This video shows MLS- / MS-series thermal imaging cameras from FLIR. FLIR Systems markets a full range of thermal imaging cameras for the most demanding marine applications.

SpectroVisc Q3000 Series Portable Kinematic Viscometers

This video shows the functioning of the SpectroVisc Q3000 series viscometers from Spectro Scientific. These portable kinematic viscometers are solvent-free, temperature-controlled and easy to use, providing high-accuracy measurements for new and in-service oils.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Wafer Metrology System with Marking Facility from FRT

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

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

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

Overviews of Pacer International – Graham Rothon

In this video Graham Rothon Managing Director of Pace International gives the overview of the company, its products, service portfolio and its expansions on markets and application in this sector.

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

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

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.

Features of Addmaster - 1

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

Cancer Vaccine Strategy Using SNAs

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

Irradiance Calibration Made Easy with Avantes AvaSoft Software

This video shows easy calibration of irradiance using AvaSoft 8 software in Avantes Spectrometer. Latest version of the software should be installed in the computer.

Nunc Lab-Tek Chamber Slide System from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Syringe Testing Using Instron Fixture

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

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.

ADMET eXpert 8602 Axial-Torsion Testing Machine

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

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.

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.

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.

Thwing Albert‘s ProGage Thickness Tester

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

Low Volume Nano ITC Cell from TA Instruments

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

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.

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

The Dimension Fastscan from Bruker is the fastest AFM on the market. John Thornton takes us for a tour of this instrument pointing out key features and runs a demonstration to illustrate how fast data can be collected. The speed of this instrument make it suited to rapid sampling across large samples and production environments where speed is critical.

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.

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.

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.

FLIR Ex-Series Cameras vs. Spot Pyrometer

This video shows FLIR Ex-Series cameras, which are point-and-shoot thermal imaging cameras that give access to a new dimension in inspection capability.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Aqualog: Absorbance-Fluorescence System from HORIBA

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

Master Bond Polymer System Supreme 10HTFL

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

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.

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.

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.

Demonstration of Thermo Scientific 12V DC Hammer Mill Field Kit

This video demonstrates the powerful 12V DC hammer mill field kit from Thermo Scientific. The electric hammer mill kit offers a unique solution for on-site XRF analysis in mining.

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.

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.

ISO 34 Elastomer Tear Strength Test

This video shows a tear strength test performed according to ISO 34 on an ADMET tensile tester. This test method is identical to ASTM D624 and ideal for determining the tear strength of elastomers.

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

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

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.

The LFA 457 MicroFlash Laser Flash Instrument from Netzsch

Bob Fidler from Netzsch Instruments tells about the LFA 457 laser flash instrument used for measuring thermal diffusivity. With knowledge of thermal diffusivilty, thermal conductivity can be calculated.

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.

Digital Battery Hydrometer SBS 2002

This video demonstrates the hazardous material handling and safety related procedures when using SBS 2002 digital battery hydrometer.

Field Testing A Composite Bicycle Wheel

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

Flexure Testing of Plastics using the AutoX750 from Instron

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

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.

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.

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.

Viscosizer 200 from Malvern

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

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.

New Perseus STA 449 F1 Coupling from NETZSCH

This video shows the functioning of NETZSCH’s new Perseus STA 449 F1 coupling system. The Perseus is a compact 2-in-1 design that combines STA and FT-IR spectrometers. It occupies 60% less bench-top space and requires no failure-prone transfer line.

How the XRF Analytical Technique Works

This video describes how the x-ray fluorescence or XRF analytical technique works and how it can be used to identify the elemental composition of unknown metals.

HORIBA Scientific Offers Cathodoluminescence Systems for Electron Microscopy

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

Ambrell’s RF Test

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

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.

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.

UV Conformal Coating - Features and Applications

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

FOX-IQ Automated XRF Liquid Analyzer from Olympus

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

Micromeritics’ Saturn DigiSizer II Particle Size Analyzer

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

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.

ElvaX XRF Spectrometer from ElvaTech

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

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 FRT MicroProf 200 TTV MHU Automated Wafer Metrology Tool

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

Winmate E430 Series PDA from Pacer International

In this video Mark Widdowson, Sales Engineer, Displays Division, Pacer International talks about the Winmate's E430 Series PDA. This E430 is an enterprise-class PDA with powerful mobile computing solution.

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.

Insitec Online Particle Size Analyzer from Malvern Instruments

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

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.

Jacopo Annese Discusses Different Ways to Examine the Brain

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

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.

Assembly Process of Brookfield Viscometer

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

Chromeleon eWorkflow for Easy Sample Analysis from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Bruce Bailey, Manager Product Applications from Thermo Scientific, talking about the Chromeleon eWorkflow framework from Thermo Scientific.

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.

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.

New OMNISEC GPC/SEC System from Malvern for Polymer Applications

This video demonstrates how Malvern’s OMNISEC GPC/SEC system can be used to measure natural and synthetic polymers. The system is capable of measuring molecular weight, structure and intrinsic viscosity of polymers, and provides essential data to improve product properties, maintain product quality, and develop new materials.

NT-MDT's SOLVER Nano AFM Platform

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

EZ-Lock Spindles in Viscometer/Rheometer from Brookfield Engineering

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

High-Performance MRI Desktop System from Bruker

This video shows Bernard Siow and Mark Lythgoe from UCL’s Biomedical Imaging department discussing the use of Bruker’s ICON MRI desktop system in their research work. This cryogen-free high-performance system is a 1 Tesla desktop MRI scanner designed for analyzing small rodents like mice and rats.

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.

eXpert 5952 Testing System from Admet

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

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.

Thermo Scientific Introduces Gas Chromatography Tools for Rapid Petrochemical Analysis

This video shows Massimo Santoro, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about the latest Trace 1310 Auxiliary Oven and other new gas chromatography tools developed for fast and precise petrochemical analysis.

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

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

Instron Bluehill 3 Tutorial

This tutorial illustrates the installation of Instron Bluehill 3 materials testing software. Bluehill 3 is the newest version of Bluehill software and is compatible with all Instron 5500 and 5900 series testing systems.

UNECS-3000A High-Speed Spectroscopic Ellipsometer from ULVAC

This video demonstrates the working of UNECS-3000A is high-speed spectroscopic ellipsometer from ULVAC.

Bluehill 3 Software from Instron

This video illustrates how Bluehill 3 materials and components testing software from Instron can help you perform the test and achieve the expected results.

ICON MRI Desktop System from Bruker

This video shows the easy-to-use and cryogen-free high-performance compact ICON MRI desktop system from Bruker.

Thermo Scientific TRACE 1300 Series Gas Chromatograph

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

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

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

How Scientists Image Brain Cells

A video showing what scientists use to image the neuron network of the spine and also brain cells. The interaction of the neuron along the spine and the brain is also discussed as well. This imaging techinque allows medical researchers the ability to distinguish between healthy neuron network to those that are damaged.

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.

Fatigue Test on Spinal Implant Constructs

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

End Measurement by LUMOS from Bruker

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

Xenocs' Nano-inXider Vertical SAXS/WAXS System Unveiled at IUCR 2014

This video shows the unveiling of Xenocs' new Nano-inXider vertical SAXS/WAXS system at the 2014 IUCr Congress in Montreal.

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.

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.

SECOM - fluorescence and electron microscopy in one device

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

Multi N/C series Focus Radiation NDIR Detector from Analytik Jena

This video shows multi N/C series focus radiation NDIR detector from Analytik Jena.

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.

CoolSNAP HQ2 Camera with Olympus CellSens Software from Photometrics

This video shows the how the Olympus cellsens software is used in coolSNAP HQ2 camera from Photometrics.

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.

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.

The Zeta-20 Optical Profilometer from Zeta Instruments

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

TechCut 5 Precision Sectioning Machine from Allied High Tech Products

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

Automotive Industry Manager Alexsander Koprivc Introduces The Z030 Hot Compression Testing Machine

Automotive Industry Manager Alexsander Koprivc Introduces The Z030 Hot Compression Testing Machine at testXpo 2012.

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.

ElvaX Mini XRF Spectrometer from Elvatech

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

Varian 600 Series FTIR Spectrometers - Key Features

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

Configuration of SigmaCheck for Users' Preference

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

Microreactor with Integrated Mass Spectrometer for Catalysis Studies | The CATLAB | Hiden Analytical

The Hiden CATLAB is a catalyst characterisation and microreactor system designed to make the analysis of catalysts rapid and simple.

Ambrellinduction Heats a Tube to the Fitting for Soldering Application

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

Tensile Test on Plastics Using Clip-On Extensometer

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

Parsum In-Line Particle Size Analyzer from Malvern Instruments

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

How a Kelvin Probe Works by KP Technology

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

Advances in Characterization of Protein Assemblies Using NMR Spectroscopy

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

F1 Rear Impact Trial Test at Cranfield Impact Centre.

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

Demonstration of Long Travel Extensometer by ADMET

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

Spectro LNF Q200 Series for Industrial Machine Condition Monitoring

This video shows the operation of the Spectro Scientific LNF Q200 series, a bench-top analytical tool that measures standard particle counts based on ISI 4406 and ASTM D7596 standards.

Applications of Bruker NMR in Dark Proteome and Disease Research

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

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).

Hotplates for Teaching Laboratories - Stuart Undergrad Hotplate Stirrer

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

Pharmaceutical Applications with Bruker’s XRD

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

Prelude SPLC System from Thermo Scientific

his video shows Jenny Olsen, Senior Product Manager, discussing the latest innovations from Thermo Scientific.

Introduction to Tribology and UMT from Bruker

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

QImaging Camera Box

This video shows the quick demonstration of the components which are included in the QImaging camera box.

Interview with David Peake of Thermo Scientific

This video features an interview with David Peake, Strategic Marketing Specialist at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Characterization of Smart Polymers for Biomedical Applications from Bose

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

Fibre Analysis Using Scanning Electron Microscopy

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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.

NX Series cryostats from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

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.

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.

Tensile Testing Medical Tubing and Catheters using AutoX750 from Instron

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

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

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.

The Particle Insight Particle Shape Analyzer from Micromeritics

Peter Bouza from Micromeritics demonstrates the Particle Insight particle shape analyzer. It is a dynamic instrument that uses flow through image analysis.

Dynamic Image Analysis for Characterizing Irregularly Shaped Particles from Micromeritics

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

Compression Test on Paper Cup

This video demonstrates a compression test performed on a paper cup using a compression testing system from Instron.

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

Tango Near Infrared Spectrometer from Bruker

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

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.

Introducing the FEI Phenom Personal Electron Microscope

With increasing demands and faster sample turn around required from from testing labs the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is the ideal instrument for your lab. Bridging the gap between light microscopy and high end scanning electron microscopes, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope features a compact desktop format, reasonable price, magnification range from 10 to 20,000 times and a resolution of 30nm.

NanoPlus DLS from Micromeritics at Pittcon 2013

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

Demonstration of Three Viscoelastic Effects

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

Thermo Scientifics’ picoSpin 80 NMR Spectrometer

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

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

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

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!

Tap Changing in EASYHEAT from Ambrell

This video shows changing of taps in EASYHEAT from Ambrell. The EASY is switched on and the main menu appears.

PeakForce Tapping QNM from Bruker for Materials Science

This video shows Bruker's PeakForce Tapping, a significant breakthrough in AFM technology. Bruker's PeakForce QNM mode for materials characterization uses the PeakForce Tapping technology to map and distinguish between nanomechanical properties including modulus, dissipation, adhesion and deformation, and to simultaneously image sample topography at atomic scale resolution.

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.

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.

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

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.

Mecmesin’s Vortex-i Torque Testing System

This video shows the computer-controlled Vortex-i torque test system from Mecmesin.

LensAFM Webinar from Nanosurf

This video shows the advancements in instrumentation for surface inspection and defect analysis using LensAFM from Nanosurf.

Materials Testing Equipment from Thwing-Albert Instrument

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

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

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

OmniMet for Image Aquisition & Analysis from Buehler

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

Role of Phenom Microscope in Materials Science

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

Burst Test on Tissue Papers

This video demonstrates a burst test performed on tissue papers using a universal testing machine from Zwick Roell.

Parsum Probe Technology from Malvern

The Parsum probe IPP70 from Malvern Instruments is ideal for measuring particle size and distribution in situ and in real-time. It allows measurements at very low concentrations.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Optical Property Optimizer for Mastersizer 3000 from Malvern

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

Viscotek SEC-MALS 20 from Malvern

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

Customer testimonial: Cobolt AB

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

PID Microactivity Reference Reactor from Micromeritics Analytical Services

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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Interview with Dipankar Ghosh of Thermo Fisher Scientific

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

Thermo Scientific Offers Complete Chromatography Solutions for Food Testing

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

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.

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.

Time and Date Configuration in Brookfield DV2T and DV3T

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

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

Developed by Lockheed Martin and distributed exclusively by Spectro Inc, the LaserNet Fines system is a particle counter and particle shape classifier used to characterize wear debris. It features laser imaging and sophisticated software to classify wear particles which is useful in predicting machine failure.

What is Nanotechnology and the Applications of Carbon Nanotubes in AFM

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

Measurements of Protein and Polymer Microrheology Using Zetasizer Nano ZSP

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

Heating Bracelet Using Ambrell EASYHEAT 2kW

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

High-Performance Variable Speed Rotor Mill from FRITSCH

This video demonstrates the operation of FRITSCH Variable Speed Rotor Mill. The FRITSCH Variable Speed Rotor Mill PULVERISETTE 14 premium line offers impact, shearing and cutting comminution in a single instrument.

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.

Nanoscope Doubles the Ability of Light Microscopes

A video clip showing the use of the latest light microscope, the nanoscope, which has many applications in nanomaterials and studies within biological systems. Sample can be viewed as small as 100nm with high resolution. The nanoscope allows the ability to visuallize the structure and shape of the material even if cannot be seen.

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

This video shows the functioning of Bruker’s Opterra Multipoint Scanning Confocal Microscope that combines confocal imaging with photoactivation to provide high-speed imaging of live cell and small organism preparations.

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.

Cypher AFM for Imaging Sublimation of Anthracene Single Crystal

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

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.

PicoSpin 45 NMR Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific at Pittcon 2013

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

TriPlus 300 Headspace Autosampler from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

Rigaku XtaLAB mini Benchtop X-Ray Crystallography System

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

PCS100 Medium Voltage UPS System from ABB

This video shows the functioning of ABB’s PCS100 medium voltage UPS, a solution designed for high-powered industry from large manufacturing plants through to mega data centers.

Tensile Test on Composite Laminate Specimen Using Strain Gauges

This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on a composite laminate specimen using strain gauges from Instron.

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.

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.

Vane Spindles from Brookfield

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

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.

Motorized Torque Testing – Vortex-dV from Mecmesin

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

S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer from Bruker

In this video Dr. Colin Slater, Application Scientist from Bruker talks about the S2 RANGER EDXRF Spectrometer.

EC91 Oxygen Analyzer from Systech Illinois

This video demonstrates the fast response time of EC91 oxygen analyzer from Systech Illinois.

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.

minispec Seed Analyzer from Bruker

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

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

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

TouchControl in XRF from Bruker

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

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

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

New Line of NDT Imagers from Vidisco

This video shows new radiographic products from Vidisco for non-destructive testing (NDT).

Innovative Accessories for Q Series DSC

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

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.

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.

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

From the Archives: The TC-30 was C-Therm's (formerly Mathis Instruments) second generation of thermal conductivity instrumentation which was eventually replaced with the TCi's modified transient plane source technique.

Overview of Micromeritics

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

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.

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.

Determination of Melt Mass Flow Rate and Melt Volume Flow Rate Using a Zwick Aflow Plastometer

The Aflow Extrusion Plastometer from Zwick is used to determination of the melt mass-flow rate (MFR) and the melt volume-flow rate (MVR) of thermoplastics.

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.

Live Demonstration of the Malvern Spraytec at Powtech 2010

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

New BRAVO Hand-Held Raman Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

This video shows Dean Roberts, Director of the North American NIR and Process Analytical Technologies Group, Bruker Optics, explaining the features of BRAVO, the newest hand-held Raman spectrometer designed for variety of pharmaceutical applications such as verification of raw material ID, foreign object identification, and hazardous chemical ID for first responders.

New Dilatometer DIL 402 Expedis Supreme from NETZSCH

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

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.

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

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

Innovative Zwick Solution for Specimen Testing

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

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.

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.

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.

DS7800 Density Meter from Krüss

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

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

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.

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

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

TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva Mass Spectrometers from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Iain Mylchreest, VP Research and Development for Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry, discussing the new mid-range quantitative systems from Thermo Scientific called TSQ Endura and TSQ Quantiva.

Demonstration of Thermo Scientific Direct Rock Sampler Field Kit

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

Testimonial of Rigaku SmartLab

This video shows the applications of SmartLab from Rigaku. The SmartLab is the most novel high-resolution diffractometer available today.

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.

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.

The Zetasizer Particle Sizing Range of Instruments from Malvern

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

Thermo Scientific TSQ 8000 Triple Quadrupole GC-MS System

In this video, Jason Cole, GC/MS Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific, talks about the launch of TSQ 8000 triple quadrupole GC-MS system at ASMS 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.

Measurement of Area under Curve on Oscilloscope from Agilent Technologies

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

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.

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

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

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.

Set-up of StreamPix 4 in Dual QImaging Camera

This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with dual QImaging camera.

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.

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.

Quick and Easy Case Depth Using Automatic Measurement

This video shows how to achieve a fast and easy case depth utilizing automatic measurement.

High Temperature Testing Using 3 Furnace Carousel from Zwick

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

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).

Electrical Sensing Zone from Micromeritics

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

Nicolet iS50 FTIR Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific at Pittcon 2013

In this video Simon Nunn, Global Marketing Director for Molecular Spectroscopy Thermo Scientific talks about the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR.

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)

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‘s LC-MS Using TurboFlow Technology

In this video, Dr Tony Edge takes us on a tour of Thermo Scientific‘s LC-MS (liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry) with the help of Turboflow technology.

Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer 3D DMA from Psylotech

The 3D DMA, dynamic mechanical analyzer from Psylotech is used to test polymeric materials to produce data for use in numerical simulations such as FEA (finite element analysis). Alex Arzoumanidis points out the main differences between the 3D DMA and other more conventional DMA instruments

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.

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.

RGB Slider from QImaging

This video outlines the configuration and uses of the RGB slider module from QImaging.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

Control of Stage Positions by Metamorph Software in QImaging Camera

This video shows the multiple stage positions by Metamorph software in QImaging Camera.

Interview with Michelle Bourke, Senior Product Manager, Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology

This video shows the interview of Michelle Bourke, Senior Product Manager from Oxford Instruments on plasma technology.

Experimental Loudspeaker to Test Sound from Bose

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

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.

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.

XRF Mining Sample Collection and Preparation Tools from Thermo Scientific

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

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)

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.

Litesizer 500 | Anton Paar

Litesizer 500 | Anton Paar

The Niton Handheld XRF Analyzer Range from Thermo Fisher Scientific

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

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.

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.

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.

SureTect Real-Time PCR System from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Mounting Crystals on XtaLAB Mini Diffractometer from Rigaku

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

RF Bond Technology in Hard Sealing Application

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

Equotip Piccolo - Portable Metal Hardness Tester by Proceq

Hardness testing is the most commonly applied inspection methods. Proceq NDT introduce a short video on the Equotip Piccolo, themost widely used portable metal hardness tester. The video discusses the different parts and functions to the portable metal hardness tester by Proceq NDT.

Small Sample Adapter from Brookfield

This video briefly illustrates the features and uses of the Small Sample Adapter (SSA) from Brookfield Engineering. Sample volumes in the order of 2 to 16 mL can be measured precisely using the SSA at defined shear rates.

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.

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

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

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

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

The JETVISC Kinematic Viscometer from Rheotek

Mike Fogarty from Rheotek introduces us to their JETVISC kinematic viscometer which has been designed for testing aviation fuels, diesel fuels, hydraulic fluids, transformer oils and other similar materials.

The Unitherm 1000 Dilatometer for Thermal Expansion Measurement from Anter Corp

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

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.

Safe Operation of Precision Wedge Grips with a Room Temperature Ratchet

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

TA Instruments: Advanced Peltier Plate for the Discovery Hybrid Rheometer

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

Asylum Research: Defects in 2D Crystal Formed by Membrane Protein Bacteriohodopsin

This video from Asylum Research shows individual defects moving around in 2D crystal.

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 Instruments. The advanced multi-detector GPC/SEC system has been developed for the characterization of synthetic and natural polymers and proteins.

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.

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.

Rigaku's Compact HomeLab

In this video Dr. Shing Ho, Mark van der Woerd and Crystal Vander Zanden from Colorado State University talk about the benefits of Compact HomeLab for protein X-ray diffraction data collection from Rigaku.

PCS 100 UPS-I System from ABB

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

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.

Master Bond Polymer System EP21TCHT-1

This video shows a polymer system, EP21TCHT-1 from Master Bond. EP21TCHT-1 is a two component, room temperature curing, thermally conductive, electrically insulating, and heat resistant epoxy compound for high performance bonding and sealing.

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.

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.

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.

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 !!

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.

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.

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.

Alignment of Instron Precision Wedge Grips

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

Fogging Test from Elastocon

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

NETZSCH LFA 467 HyperFlash for Measuring Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity

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

How a Raman Spectrometer Works ?

This video detail the proper setup for taking Raman measurements using the Ocean Optics Q65000 Spectrometer. Once setup is complete it takes you through the steps of performing a basic Raman measurement using a Ramen spectrometer.

Introduction to NanoRam from Pacer International

In this video Stephen Newport, Product Specialist from Pacer International introduces the new B&WTek NanoRam handheld Raman spectrometer.

Admet’s ASTM D1876 T-Peel Adhesive Peel Test

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

Thermo Scientific HAAKE Viscotester iQ Rheometer – Increased Flexibility

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

Admet’s ASTM D1894 Coefficient of Friction Test

This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D1894 COF (coefficient of friction) test. ASTM D1894 is a testing standard employed for determining the friction of plastic film and sheeting. Using this test, the static and kinetic coefficient of friction of the test material can be measured.

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.

Medical Profiling

Medical Profiling, by Prof. Elaine Holmes & Manfred Spraul

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.

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.

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.

Bruker Shuttle NMR for Analysis of Protein Dynamics

This video shows Fabien Ferrage, associate scientist at École normale supérieure, discussing his research into protein dynamics using the new shuttle NMR from Bruker.

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.

WT3000 Precision Power Analyzer from Yokogawa

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

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 An Automated Tensile Test on Plastics and Metals by Zwick

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

The DVII+ Pro Viscometer from Brookfield Engineering

David Larson from Brookfield Engineering demonstrates the simple operation of the DVII+n Pro Viscometer, which is the latest version of their most popular instrument.

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.

Phenom pro X Desktop SEM from Phenom World at Pittcon 2013

In this video Emile Asselbergs, CEO Phenom World talks about the Phenom pro X Desktop SEM from Phenom World at Pittcon 2013. The Phenom proX desktop scanning electron microscope is the ultimate all-in-one imaging and X-ray analysis system.

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.

E1-ClipTip Electronic Pipetting System from Thermo Scientific

This video shows Thermo Scientific’s electronic pipetting system. The E1-ClipTip™ pipette ensures secure tip attachment with the efficiency of electronic pipetting action. It utilizes snap and lip tip fitting technology.

90° Peel Adhesion Test

This video illustrates an adhesive peel strength test performed on an Instron universal testing machine equipped with 90° peel fixture.

The proX Desktop SEM with EDS from Phenom-World

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

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.

Viscotek GPC/SEC Systems and Detectors from Malvern Instruments

This video shows Malvern Instruments’ Viscotek GPC/SEC systems and detectors, the finest range of instruments for turning your gel permeation or size exclusion chromatograph into an advanced multi-detection system.

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.

Advancing Research and Analysis of Tools - Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

Console Components of Model 8404 HMS from Lake Shore

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

FluidFM Operation from Nanosurf: Loading of Cantilever

This video shows how one can load cantilever in Nanosurf FlexAFM.

The Scanning Kelvin Probe from KP Technologies - Operation and Capabilities

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

Webinar on Micromeritics’ Elzone Particle Size Analyzer

This video presentation describes the features and applications of the Elzone II 5390 particle size analyzer from Micromeritics.

Download and Installation of Thesycon Stack from Photometrics

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

Demonstration of 'RoboTest R' Handling System for Automated Testing of Insulin Pens from Zwick

Zwick 'roboTest R' handling system for automated testing of insulin pens with autoEdition2 automation software. Used in combination with testXpert® II testing software, the 'Expanded Traceability' option offers all the tools required to fulfil, in conjunction with organizational procedures and measures, the essential requirements stipulated by the FDA in 21 CFR Part 11 ('Electronic Records' and 'Electronic Signatures').

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

PANalytical SST-mAX50 X-Ray Tube Technology

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

Easy-to-Use Spectrophotometers - The Jenway 73 Series

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

Counterfeit Medicine Identification Using the Epsilon 3 XRF Analyzer

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

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.

Bruker at ENC 2014

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

Asylum Research’s High Speed Piezoresponse Force Microscopy of PPLN

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

The FTIR Technique for Materials Characterization

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

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.

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.

picoSpin 45 Benchtop NMR Spectrometer from Thermo Scientific

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

Agilent U1273AX OLED Handheld Digital Multimeter

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

Medical Devices Quality Control Testing - Mecmesin Force & Torque Measurement

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

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.

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.

Kinexus Rotational Rheometer from Malvern Instruments

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

Acquity Patrol Laboratory Analyzer UPLC System from Waters

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

Operation of Retiga 2000R Color CCD Camera in NIS Elements

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

The Zetasizer Nano Particle Characterization System from Malvern Instruments

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

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

On May 22nd 2013 - AZo.TV attended the Tribology and Mechanical Testing Workshop by Bruker Nano-Surfaces at the University of Sheffield. Taking part in workshops and seminars with such experts as Steve Shaffer, PhD - senior applications scientist.

Strength and Durability Testing of FiberStone

FiberStone is a high temperature composite materials comprised of high purity refractory, reinforced with stainless steel fibers. This video demsonstrates just how how strong and durable FiberStone is.

Expert Insight of Orbitor KingFisher Workstation from Thermo Scientific

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

Leica Microsystems Ergonomy

In this video Wayne Buttermore, Central Regions Sales Manager at Leica Systems talks about the ergonomy of Leica cameras.

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.

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.

2D MRI - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

In this video Paul Callaghan from Magritek talks about the 2D MRI. The Terranova-MRI is used to perform two dimensional imaging experiments to practically demonstrate the k-space and imaging concepts.

DMA 242 E Artemis Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer from Netzsch

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

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

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

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

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

The Dimension Icon Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) from Veeco

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

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.

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.

Performance, Versatility and Configurabilty: PIKE MIRacle

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

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

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

Characterization of Two Watchfaces with Goldxpert XRF Analyzer from Olympus

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

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.

Bruker BioSpin Introduces SkyScan 1278 X-Ray Microtomograph

This video shows Jeroen Hostens, Applications Manager at Bruker microCT, explaining the operation of Bruker BioSpin's SkyScan 1278 X-ray microtomograph.

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

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

Quick Start Guide for EASYHEAT LI from Ambrell Induction

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

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.

Lipstick Cantilever Test Using CT3 Texture Analyzer

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

Morphologi G3-ID from Malvern

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

Magnetic Resonance Imaging - Introductory NMR & MRI from Magritek

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

Issues with Water and Biological Growth from Inorganic Ventures

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

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

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

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.

Expert Insight of Versette Pipetting Workstation

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

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.

Gaspace Advance headspace Gas analyzer from Systech Illinois

This video shows the Gaspace Advance headspace analyzer from Systech Illinois.

NaioAFM Overview from Nanosurf

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

Materials Analysis with Thermo Scientific Nicolet iS5 FT-IR Spectrometer

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

Thermo 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.

eXpert 5603 Universal Testing Machine from ADMET

This videos shows ADMET’s eXpert 5603 single column universal testing machine being configured for a simple plastic tensile test. The rigid testing machine has a detachable actuator and is highly configurable.

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.

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

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

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)

Axio Scan.Z1 Digital Slide Scanner from Carl Zeiss

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

Set-up of StreamPix 4 in Single QImaging Camera

This video is the guide for people using StreamPix 4 with single QImaging camera.

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.

Application Areas for the Bruker Optics TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer

The TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is a versatile instruments. Application areas are listed.

Compressive Strength of Concrete ASTM Method C 39

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

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.

SPECS FE-LEEM P90 - Demonstration at emc 2012

Andreas Thissen from SPECS talks to AZoTV at emc2012

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.

The DCM-3D Surface Metrology Tool form Leica

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

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

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

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.

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.

Reflected Light Image Registration from Horiba Scientific

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

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.

Mass Spectrometer for TGA Applications - MAX300-LG from Extrel

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

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.

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.

Autozero Procedure and Oscillation Check of Brookfield Viscometer

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

Thermo Scientific Mass Spectrometers for Clinical Research and Forensic Toxicology Labs

This video shows Bradley Hart, Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific, talking about a new range of mass spectrometers designed for qualitative and quantitative research applications.

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.

Micromeritics’ MicroActive Data Analysis Software - BET

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

Identification of Brookfield Viscometer Model

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Heel Strike Impact Test on Athletic Shoes

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

RetroLine Modernization Solution from Zwick

This video shows a RetroLine modernization solution from Zwick Roell. An electromechanical testing machine is upgraded with the RetroLine solution.

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.

The Beckman Coulter Mutisizer 4 Particle Size Analyzer

The Multisizer 4 is a particle size analyzer from Beckman Coulter that uses the Coulter principle to determine particle size. Ed Hoff explains how this principle is based on electrical resistance making it independent of refractive index unlike light scattering techniques. Furthermore, it measures the size of each individual particle making it extremely accurate.

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.

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.

Demonstration of Universal Testing Systems by ADMET

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

Single Vs. Multiple Reflection ATR Sampling

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

BUP Sheet Metal Testing Machine from Zwick

This video shows sheet metal testing machine (BUP) from Zwick. These machines (type BUP) are used to test and evaluate the ductility of sheet metals.

WT1800 Precision Power Analyzer from Yokogawa

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

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.

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.

MATRIX-F FT-NIR Spectrometer from Bruker Optics

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

Demonstration of Yokogawa WT1800 High Performance Power Analyzer

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

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.

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

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

Fischer-Cripps Laboratories Present The IBIS Nanoindentation System

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

Calculation of Grey Scale Value from Photometrics

This video shows the measurement of grey scale value by using the Mean Variance calculator from Photometrics.

Demonstration of An Automated Charpy Impact Test on Metals in a Temperature Bath by Zwick

Zwick robotic testing system 'roboTest R' with two Zwick pendulum impact testers PSW750 and temperature baths for notched bending impact tests according to Charpy with metal specimens according to standards like (EN 10045, ASTM E23)

Reflection Measurement Process Made Easy using an Avantes Spectrometer

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

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.

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.

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

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

Empyrean from PANalytical at Pittcon

This video shows the demonstration of Empyrean from PANalytical at Pittcon 2010. PANalytical obtain a new standard for a multipurpose diffractometer with the Empyrean.

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.

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.

Transparent Tube Furnace from Thermcraft

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

Demontration of the Versatile Nanoindentation Testing Platform from CSM Instruments

The Nanoindenation platform is a versatile system available in two configuations that allow you to build a device tailored ot your specific requirements. You can incorporate various testing modules such as: Nano and microindentation; Nano and microscratc; and Micro/nanoscratch. You can also choose between imaging systems suc as a: Video microscope; AFM; or profilometer.

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.

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.

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.

EquipNet - Interview with Ben Potenza

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

Smart Swap Temperature Control Systems for TA Rheometer

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

Bruker Optics TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer - Ease of Use

This short video shows just how easy the TANGO FT-NIR spectrometer from Bruker Optics is to use.

Sponge Rubber Foam Compression Deflection Test from ADMET

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

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.

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.

The Gemini VII Surface Area and Porosity Measurement Tool from Micromeritics

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

Malvern’s MicroCal PEAQ-ITC for Studying Biomolecular Interactions

This video shows the functioning of Malvern Instruments’ MicroCal PEAQ-ITC, a high-sensitive isothermal titration calorimeter designed for studying biomolecular interactions. The PEAQ-ITC delivers exceptional sensitivity and high quality data with low sample consumption.

Thermo Scientifics’ Portable Analytical Instruments for Quality Initiatives

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

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.

The ContourGT Series of Optical Profilers Featuring AcuityXR Measement Technology

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

MB3000 Fourier Transform Infrared Analysis System from ABB

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

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.

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.

Magnetic Particle Imaging System - A Revolution in Biological Imaging

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

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.

New Nano DSC Technology from TA Instruments

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

The Morphologi G3 Particle Characterization System - Features and Demonstration

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

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.

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.

Fatigue Test on Dental Implants Using ElectroPuls System

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

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.

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.

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.

Eliminating the Effect of Load String Compliance in Tensile Test

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

Overview of Master Bond by Max

In this video, Maximus Bond talks about Master Bond products such as adhesives, sealants and coating and their applications in aerospace, optical, electronic and medical industries.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

LFA 467 HyperFlash Light Flash Apparatus from Netzsch

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

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)

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).

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.

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.

Systech Illinois’ Water Vapour Permeation Analyzer

This video shows the Water Vapour Permeation Analyzer from Systech Illinois.

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.

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.

The MicroProf 200 TTV Wafer Measurement System from FRT

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

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.

ElectroForce 3200 Series III Test Instrument from Bose

This video shows the working of Bose 3200 Series III test system. The Bose 3200 Series III test instrument offers new and improved features, providing unparalleled performance and versatility for challenging applications requiring low amplitude testing accuracy.

Using a Portable XRF Analyzer to Test Wood-Based Materials

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

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.

Ultrasonic Testing of Concrete Using the Pundit Lab from Proceq

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

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).

Thermo Scientific’s Handheld XRF at Pittcon 2009

This video shows a live telecast of Pittcon 2009 at which Thermo Scientific exhibited its next-generation Handheld XRF.

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.

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.

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

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

Solenoid Testing by Mecmesin

This video from Mecmesin demonstrates the testing of solenoid using a horizontally mounted MultiTest 2.5-i computer-controlled test system, fitted with a 100N loadcell, and a personal computer.

Oxford Instruments Corporate Video

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

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.

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.

Hiden QGA for Real-Time Gas and Vapour Analysis

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

Compact HomeLab from Rigaku

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

SALD-2300 Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer from Shimadzu

This video shows the SALD-2300 laser diffraction particle size analyzer from Shimadzu.

New Preclinical Imaging Center from Bruker

This video from Bruker shows official opening of a new Preclinical Imaging Center of Excellence for the Americas in Billerica, Massachusetts.

AMETEK’s Automated Brinell Hardness Tester

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

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.

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

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

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.

SmartLab Testimonial from Rigaku

In this video Wade Adams from Rice University gives a testimonial on SmartLab from Rigaku.

Micromeritics - Global Leader in Particle Measurement Instruments

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

Tensile Test of Medical Tubing

This video demonstrates a tensile test performed on medical tubing using an Instron model XL (long travel) extensometer.

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

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

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.

Two-Point Flexure Test from Zwick Roell

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

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.

The NHT2 Nanoindentation Tester/AFM from CSM Instruments

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

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.

Capabilities of Instron in Material Testing

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

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

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

Using Water to Create More Powerful and Smaller Semiconductor Chips

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

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 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.

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.

Testing the Radial Compression Force of Stents from Zwick

This video shows the testing of radial compression force of stents. Zwick offers a wide range of testing machines for the medical industry.

ISO 37 Elastomer Tensile Strength and Elongation Test

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

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.

The Malvern Mastersizer 3000 Particle Size Analyzer

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

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.

Zwick’s Amsler Vibrophore

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

Nitric Acid and Mercury from Inorganic Ventures

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

Zwick Electromechanical Testing Actuator

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

Bruker Lunch Symposium at ICMRBS 2014

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

Wall Thickness Measurement Techniques from Vidisco

This video shows Vidisco’s newly developed automatic software process for performing accurate Wall Thickness Measurement with ease using Digital Radiography.

Demonstration of tensile strength testing systems by ADMET

A video by ADMET demonstrating tensile strength testing systems.

TruMac Series from LECO

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

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.

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

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

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

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

PIKE MIRacle Sealed High Pressure Clamp

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

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.

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.

eXpert 5900 Fatigue Tester from ADMET

This video demonstrates the working of eXpert 5900 fatigue tester from ADMET.

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

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

The 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.

Fully Automated VALet Microplate Mover from Thermo Scientific

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

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.

The Nanosurf easyScan2 FlexAFM - Key Features

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

Morgan Motor Company Car Factory – Malvern Instruments

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

Thin Film Equipment Solutions from Angstrom Engineering

This video from Angstrom Engineering displays industry-leading thin film deposition systems including everything from organic electronics, renewable energy, and flat panel displays, to photonics, magnetic storage, quantum dots, spintronics, decorative coatings, and various optical and tribological applications.

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.

Micro XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) Product Range from Bruker XRD

Michael Haschke from Bruker AXS shows us thorugh their new range of Micro XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence) instruments. He shows us 3 instruments that vary in chamber size, with the largest able to take samples 30cm in diameter and offering vacuum analysis and a motorized stage for line scans and area analysis.

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.

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.

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 Instruments.

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.

Enhanced UL Adapter from Brookfield

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

Analytik Jena’s InnuPure C16

This video shows the InnuPure C16 magnetic particle based extraction system from Analytik Jena.

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.

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.

Bruker's ICON MRI Desktop System

This video from Bruker shows the molecular imaging center at the University of Torino which is one of the leaders in NMR, MRI, ultrasound, and particle imaging.

Tensile Test on Construction Steel with videoXtens Extensometer from Zwick Roell

This video shows the tensile test on construction steel with videoXtens extensometer from Zwick Roell.

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.

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.

Fatigue Testing On Springs from Zwick

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

ASTM F1306 Puncture Testing by ADMET

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

Using the FEI Phenom to Validate Semiconductor Samples for Failure Analysis

Validating samples is a time consuming and expensive process when trying to track down defects and reasons for semiconductor failures. Optical microscopes were used to examine samples after each polishing stage, but they do not have the resolution to detect the small defects that are now being produced. With its small footprint, higher resolution and comparable price, the FEI Phenom personal electron microscope is the ideal alternative. It also offers faster sample analysis and imaging compared to many other scanning electron microscopes.

S2 PICOFOX for Pharmaceutical Applications from Bruker

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

Talysurf PGI Dimension system from Taylor Hobson

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

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.

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.

HD Mobile Analyzer with HDXRF Technology from XOS

This video demonstrates the functioning of XOS HD Mobile Analyzer designed for detecting and measuring regulated elements present in consumer products.

Hook and Loop Fastener Strength Test using ADMET Universal Testing Machine

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

Calcite Screw Dislocation Imaged under Continuous CaCO3 Growth-Etch Solution

This video was taken on Asylum Research’s Cypher ES Environmental AFM using blueDrive photothermal excitation.

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.

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.

Tissue Processing using STP 420ES Expert Insight from Thermo Scientific

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

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

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

Admet’s ASTM D882 Plastic Film Tensile Strength Test

This video demonstrates Admet’s ASTM D882 film tensile and elongation test.

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.

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.