Simultaneous thermal analyser (STA)

    Gerard Johnston (Manager)

Facility/equipment: Equipment

  • James Weir Building

Description

Suitable for analysis under various atmospheres or vacuum, from ambient temperature to 1600°C.

Analysis types:

Thermal gravimetric analysis (TGA) Differential thermal analysis (DTA) Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC)

Measured properties:

Weight change (e.g. degradation or oxidation) Specific heat capacity Phase transformations, e.g. glass transition, melting, sublimation, degree of crosslinking, degree of crystallinity.

Details

NameSimultaneous thermal analyser (STA)
Acquisition date1/04/10
ManufacturersNetzsch

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Gravimetric analysis
Sublimation
Crosslinking
Differential thermal analysis
Specific heat
Glass transition
Differential scanning calorimetry
Melting
Vacuum
Degradation
Oxidation
Temperature
Hot Temperature