Articles Tagged with ''thermal analysis''

TA Instruments Acquires Expert System Solutions and LaserComp

March 11, 2014
TA Instruments has acquired Expert System Solutions (ESS), based in Modena, Italy, and LaserComp, of Saugus, Mass.
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Inside CI: Trial and Error

People who are involved in R&D must be incredibly determined and continually optimistic.
February 1, 2014

“What is defeat? Nothing but education, nothing but the first step toward something better.” – Wendell Phillips, Abolitionist


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On the Cutting Edge: Ceramic Insulation Helps Provide A Happy Anniversary on Mars

Rath provides an insulated environment for the Mars rover Curiosity to perform analytical and processing evaluations.
December 2, 2013

The Mars rover “Curiosity” has been working hard on the Red Planet, analyzing rocks, soil and atmosphere for signs of life for over a year.


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Preventing the Contribution of Aperture Stops in the Flash Technique

Thermal diffusivity measurements can be improved through field view optimization in the sensing area.
November 1, 2013

Now more than ever, in an increasingly competitive, technology-driven environment, efficiently devised heat transfer processes are at the heart of success.


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Inside CI: Truly Thankful

We at CI are truly thankful for you: our readers and online ceramic manufacturing community.
November 1, 2013

In the U.S., November is our month dedicated to giving thanks. Of course, we don’t have many fun songs or TV specials about Thanksgiving, and a lot of Americans probably have their Christmas decorations up before the day’s over (if not before).


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NETZSCH: Light Flash Apparatus

September 23, 2013
The Flash method is reportedly a fast, non-contact, and efficient method for measuring the three fundamental thermophysical properties of thermal diffusivity, specific heat capacity, and thermal conductivity.
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Product Profile: Optical Dilatometer

Optical systems offer contact-free measurement.
June 3, 2013

Linseis Instruments recently announced the release of the new DIL L 74 optical dilatometer. The instrument reportedly offers many advantages compared to traditional push-rod dilatometers.


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Analyzing Zinc Oxide Particles

Researchers performed a simultaneous TG/DSC study of thiol-capped ZnO nanoparticles with an evolved gas analysis by FTIR and MS.
June 3, 2013

Zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles are under investigation for the synthesis of materials with tunable magnetic and electric properties and for possible medical applications in cancer therapy. In this study, a sample of thiol-capped ZnO nanoparticles was studied by simultaneous thermogravimetry (TG) and differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) using a NETZSCH STA 449 F1 Jupiter® thermal analyzer.


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Orton Provides Thermal Conductivity Instrument for RHI

January 29, 2013
The Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation recently announced it has built and delivered a custom instrument to measure thermal conductivity according to ASTM C 201 specifications.
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NETZSCH to Supply SpaceX’s Thermal Analysis Laboratory

January 17, 2013
NETZSCH Instruments North America LLC recently announced it is the sole supplier to Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) of high-temperature thermal analysis instruments used to characterize material properties for space applications.
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