Room ES ICACS deals with physical and chemical phenomena induced by the interaction beams with condensed matter surface, bulk of solids and liquids. Projectiles include singly and charged ions, atoms and clusters, photons, electrons, positrons, antiprotons, etc.
Thermal Analysis is a field of materials science in which the properties of materials are examined as the material changes with temperature changes. The list of thermal testing that we can conduct is very extensive and technical, so please feel free to contact us to find out which type will be best for your specific application.
Due to copyright restrictions, Polyhedron Laboratories cannot make available copies of standards.
Standards can be found and are available at www. ASTM D Testing Standard Test Method for Brittleness Temperature of Plastics and Elastomers by Impact This test procedure deals with the determination of the temperature at which elastomers and plastics display brittle failure under specific impact conditions.
ASTM D Testing Standard Test Method for Determination of Properties of Polymeric Materials by Means of a Capillary Rheometer This test procedure deals with the measurement of the rheological properties of polymeric materials at various shear rates and temperatures that are common to processing equipment.
It covers measurement of melt sensitivity, viscosity, or stability of melt viscosity with respect to polymer dwell time and temperature in the rheometer, die swell ratio polymer memoryand shear sensitivity when extruding under constant rate or stress. The methods illustrated permit the characterization of materials that exhibit both unstable and stable melt viscosity properties.
This method generates a plot of log viscosities versus log shear rate, which is important for polymer extrusion. At the test temperatures and under the stresses imposed, the plastic materials shall have an elastic strain rate or negligible creep or both, as these properties would considerably affect the accurateness of the measurements.
Sheet stock less than 3 millimeters but more than 1 millimeter 0. One requirement is that the laminate must be of uniform stress distribution. One type of composite sample has been prepared by cementing the ends of the laminate together and then smoothing the edges with sandpaper.
The direction of loading is to be perpendicular to the edges of each laminate. This test method is applicable to polymers in granular form or to any fabricated shape from where it is possible to cut appropriate samples.
ASTM D e1 Testing Standard Test Method for Determining Ignition Temperature of Plastics This test procedure deals with the laboratory determination of the spontaneous ignition temperature and flash ignition temperature of plastics using a hot-air furnace. ASTM D c Testing Standard Test Method for Melt Flow Rates of Thermoplastics by Extrusion Plastometer This test procedure deals with the measurement of the rate of extrusion of molten resins through a die of a specified diameter and length under prescribed conditions of load, temperature, and piston position in the barrel as the timed measurement is made.
Specifically, one test method is a manual cutoff operation based on time used for materials with flow rates that fall between 0. The measurement is indirectly related to how much antioxidant is in the sample. This test routine is applicable to thermally stable liquids and solids.
The test procedure normal operating range is from 30 to Degrees Centigrade. It is possible to extend the temperature range, depending upon the specimen holders and instrumentation used.
ASTM E Testing Standard Test Method for Compositional Analysis by Thermogravimetry This test procedure details a technique incorporating thermogravimetry to determine the amount of medium volatile matter, highly volatile matter, combustible material, and ash content of compounds.
This test routine is useful in performing compositional analysis. This test procedure is applied to solids and liquids. This test method uses a reactive and an inert gas environment.
ASTM D Testing Standard Test Method for Vicat Softening Temperature of Plastics This test procedure deals with the determination of the temperature where a specified needle penetration occurs when samples are subjected to specific controlled test conditions.1 ABSORPTION ANALYSIS OF SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS 1.
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Plastic Thermal Analysis and Testing. Polyhedron Laboratories performs thermal analysis testing according to ASTM standards. Thermal Analysis is a field of materials science in which the properties of materials are examined as the material changes with temperature changes.
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