Thermal Processing & Analysis

Thermogravimetric Analyzer (TGA) & Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) – TA Instruments DSC SDT Q600

The TA Instruments DSC SDT Q600 Thermogravimetric Analyzer (TGA) & Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) provides simultaneous measurement of weight change (TGA) and true differential heat flow (DSC) on the same sample from ambient to 1300˚C.

Features

  • Sample capacity: 200 mg (350 mg including sample holder)
  • Balance sensitivity: 0.1 µg
  • Calorimetric accuracy: ±2% (based on metal standards)
  • Furnace type bifilar wound
  • Temperature range: up to 1300 ºC
  • Platinum thermocouple
  • Heating rate: 80 ºC/min for < 1000 ºC; 20 ºC/min for 1000-1300 ºC
  • Furnace cooling forced air: 1300 ºC to 50 ºC in ~30 min
  • Sample pans: 110 µL Pt, 90 µL AlO
  • New AlO sample pans for sale

Location

Materials Characterization Laboratory
Furnas Hall room #109/110
University at Buffalo North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Fees

Usage Fee: Category A Rates

$10/hour (academic) / $40/hour (industry)*

* An industry set-up fee of $100 per visit applies to the use of this instrument.

Thermogravimetric Analyzer (TGA) & Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) – TA Instruments DSC SDT Q600

For general inquiries, contact:

Donald J. Goralski

Director, Shared Instrumentation Laboratories

(716) 645-5151

 

For technical inquiries, contact:

Zongmin (Shirley) Bei, PhD

Senior Research Support Specialist

Shared Instrumentation Laboratories 

(716) 645-5165