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Location

MCE 1325

Specifications

  • Simultaneous DSC (differential scanning calorimetry) and TGA (thermogravimetric analysis) data collection
  • Temperature range from 50°C to 1500°C
  • Modulated DSC & TGA available
  • HiRes TGA separates similar-temperature weight loss events
  • Inert and oxidizing atmospheres available
  • Autosampler with 29 sample holders

Applications

  • Identify oxidizing and burn-off temperatures in composite materials
  • Show total mass loss over time in  a given atmosphere
  • Identify approximate percent composition of mixed organics

Rates

University of Utah users $26.77
Off-Campus, Academic users $40.96
Off-Campus users $53.55

For the complete list of rates and more information about operator assistance, please review our lab rates.

Training

Required training

Sample prep and software: https://youtu.be/rBQfp2a7Eac

Scheduling

If you already have an account with us, you can find the machine on Cores under Materials Characterization - Meldrum.

If you don't have an account with us yet, please contact us about your application. You may then create an account with us and begin work.