Thermal properties

1. Thermal conductivity of plastics, ceramics, glasses, metals and composites at 20 - 800oC
2. Thermal expansion of plastics, ceramics, glasses, metals and composites at 20 - 600oC
3. Thermal heat capacity of plastics, composites, inks, glue etc.
4. Differential Thermal Analysis (DTA)
5. Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)
6. Thermogravimetric analysis (TGA)
7. Bomb calorimetric analysis
8. Self-ignition temperature of plastics, paper, card, ink, wood, glue, paint etc.
9. Self-heating of solids
10. Combustion temperature of soot, coal and other fuels.
11. Flammability of plastics, paper, card, wood, ink, glue, paint etc.
12. Flash point (open or closed cup) of inks, adhesives, glues, paints etc.
13. Combustion sustainability of liquids, inks, paints, glues etc.
14. Explosive properties of solids and liquids
15. Freezing and heating curves from -30 to 100oC in insulation containers
16. Thermal cycling tests from -196 to +80oC for all plastics and composites.
17. Thermal quench (shock) tests for ceramics, metals and composites up to 1500oC
18. Sintering of compacted metal and ceramic powders
19.Microwave heating and heat treatments to 1600oC
20. Heat treatment of all materials to 1600oC under air, vacuum or protective atmospheres
21. Calcination of ceramics
22. Thermal treatments of cement clinker
23. Aging and weathering of plastics, paper, composites, card, wood, inks, glue etc. under full spectrum and UV
irradiation in environmental chamber to 100% humidity and up to 50oC
24. Diffusion bonding of plastics and metals
25.Melting temperature of metals and ceramics to 1800oC
26. Softening temperature of plastics and composites
27. Exothermic (combustion) synthesis of metals and ceramics
28. Pyrophoric properties of solids and liquids
29. Flammable gas emission from liquids
30. Thermal spray-coating of plastics, metals and ceramics
31. Inductive heating and alloying of metals
32. Autoclaving of plastics etc. up to 200oC under vacuum or protective atmospheres