Thermal Processing & Analysis

Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) Module – TA Instruments DSC Q20

The TA Instruments DSC Q20 Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) module provides for calorimetric applications. This instrument allows the measurement of differential heat flow from a sample as it is heated to high temperatures.


  • Dual Digital Mass Flow Controllers
  • Temperature Range Amb to 725°C
  • Temperature Accuracy +/- 0.1°C 
  • Temperature Precision +/- 0.05°C
  • Dynamic Measurement Range +/- 350 mW
  • Digital Resolution >0.04 μW
  • Baseline Curvature (-50 to 300°C) <0.15 mW
  • Baseline Reproducibility < 0.04 mW
  • Sensitivity 1.0 μW
  • Indium Height/Width* 8.0 mW/°C


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


Category B Rates

  • Internal Academic: $10 per hour
  • External Academic: $18 per hour
  • Industry: $40 per hour
Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) Module – TA Instruments DSC Q20.
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