Differential Scanning Calorimetry

  • NETZSCH DSC 3500 Sirius Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC)

Dilatometry

  • Anter Corporation Work Horse IB Dilatometer
    • Specifications:
      • Material thermal expansion testing
      • Temperature: RT to 1,200 °C
      • Atmospheres: Air, Ar, N2

Instron Mechanical Testing

Tensile, Compression, and Flexure Testing
  • Instron 5969 Dual Column Tabletop Testing System
    • Specifications
      • Maximum capacity: 50 kN (5,000 kg, 11,250 lb)
      • Test speed range: 0.001 to 600 mm/min (0.00004 to 24 in/min)
      • 50 kN Wedge Action Grips
      • Strain Gauge Extensometer, 1 in gauge length
      • Bluehill 3 Testing Software

BET Surface Area and Pore Size Analysis

  • Micromeritics Gemini V BET Surface Area and Pore Size Analyzer
  • Micromeritics FlowPrep 060 Sample Degas System

Weighing

  • METTLER AE100 Analytical Balance