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Interfacial Rheology

Interfacial Rheology A patented system for measuring rheology and viscoelasticity of air-liquid and liquid-liquid interfaces. Description Technology Applications Rheometers are typically used for measuring the bulk or three-dimensional material properties. However, many materials such as pharmaceuticals, foods, personal care products and coatings are often composed of liquid-liquid or gas-liquid interfaces with distinct rheological properties. In…

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Electrorheology (ER) Accessory

Electrorheology (ER) Accessory Electrorheology (ER) fluids are suspensions of extremely fine non-conducting particles in an electrically insulating fluid, which show dramatic and reversible rheological changes when the electric field is applied. Description Features Applications Electrorheology (ER) fluids are suspensions of extremely fine non-conducting particles in an electrically insulating fluid, which show dramatic and reversible rheological…

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Dile Holton, Ph.D.: Characterization of Drug Binding Activity and Biopharmaceutical Stability

Dile Holton, Ph.D.: Characterization of Drug Binding Activity and Biopharmaceutical Stability This webinar is focused on enthalpy screening, a new and recently published ITC technique that is showing promise for rapidly and accurately characterizing the binding enthalpy of new drugs or biotherapeutics. Rapid and accurate characterization of biopharmaceuticals is essential for the early selection of…

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Degassing Station

Overview The Degassing Station is a stand-alone, touch screen operated multi-feature microcalorimetry accessory for reliable sample preparation and manual cell cleaning method execution for all Nano ITC, Affinity ITC and Nano DSC instruments.  The degassing chamber will accommodate a variety of sample tubes and vials as well as a standard 96-well plate and serve as…

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Cleaning Station

Overview The Cleaning Station is a reliable, easy-to-use, user programmable microcalorimetry accessory for performing automated cleaning of the cells in the Affinity ITC, Nano ITC and Nano DSC instruments.  The Cleaning Station is a touch-screen operated stand alone accessory that is designed to be used with all ITC and DSC cell cleaning tools.  User designed…

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TA Instruments and Ferris State University Announce Collaboration to Advance New Developments and Research in the Rubber Industry

New Castle, Delaware, USA. September 30, 2016 – TA Instruments and The National Elastomer Center at Ferris State University are pleased to announce a partnership. This collaboration is designed to support advanced research concepts and provide innovative solutions to meet the challenges faced by today’s rubber industry. Speaking on the occasion, Marc Guske, Assistant Professor…

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TA Instruments Announces the Next Online Practical Training Series in TGA

New Castle, Delaware, USA. September 21, 2016 – TA Instruments is pleased to announce the latest in their series of online practical scientific training courses, broadcasting on October 5th, 2016. This second part in A Practical Approach to Thermal Analysis is focused on the techniques, experiments, and data related to Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA). The content…

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Randy H. Ewoldt: Experimental Challenges of Shear Rheology, How to Avoid Bad Data

Randy H. Ewoldt: Experimental Challenges of Shear Rheology, How to Avoid Bad Data How do you know when to trust your rheology data? How do you avoid bad data? Is there a checklist? Can you co-plot quantitative experimental boundaries against measured data? This presentation will discuss techniques for identifying and minimizing experimental errors and for…

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TA Instruments Launches the DuraPulse Stent Graft Test Instrument

New Castle, Delaware, USA. September 14, 2016 – TA Instruments introduces the new DuraPulse™ Stent Graft Test (SGT) instrument. For more than 20 years ElectroForce stent/graft test instruments have been trusted with accelerating pulsatile durability testing for the world’s leading vascular device manufacturers. The DuraPulse SGT sets a new standard in pulsatile fatigue testing of…

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TA Instruments Broadens Its TGA Portfolio with the Acquisition of Rubotherm

New Castle, Delaware, USA. September 12, 2016 – TA Instruments today announced the acquisition of Rubotherm GmbH of Bochum, Germany. Rubotherm develops and manufactures analytical test instruments for thermogravimetric and sorption measurements that are used in both industrial and academic research laboratories in disciplines that include chemistry, material science and engineering. The Rubotherm instruments are…

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Prof. Mariano Paganelli: Optical Contactless Measurement of Shape- and Dimensional Changes at High Temperature.

Prof. Mariano Paganelli: Optical Contactless Measurement of Shape- and Dimensional Changes at High Temperature. In this webinar, Prof. Paganelli shows how the innovative technologies adopted by TA Instruments’ new Optical Dilatometry Platform (ODP 868) address the requirements of laboratory scientists and manufacturing managers of traditional and advanced ceramics. Additionally, these technologies prove beneficial for power plants…

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