Services

Materials

Compact solids (ceramics, metals, glass, composites, plastics, building materials), powders (pharmaceuticals, minerals), fibers, textiles, liquids and viscous samples

Quantities

Thermophysical properties (-180 °C to 1600 °C)
Thermal conductivity λ(T)Heat capacity cp(T)Thermal expansion α(T)
Thermal diffusivity a(T)Density ρ(T)
Characteristic temperatures (-180 °C to 1600 °C)
Melting, crystallisation, reactions, transitions
Caloric effects (-180 °C to 1600 °C)
Melting, crystallisation,
transition and reaction
enthalpies
CrystallinityThermal stability
Mass change and evolved gas analysis (-120 °C to 1600 °C)
Thermal decomposition (debinding, outgassing, etc.)
Sample-gas reaction (redox-, hydration, sorption, etc.)
Length change (-180 °C to 1600 °C)
Shrinkage and swelling, transformations, thermal expansion

Modelling and simulation

Kinetic Analysis
Prediction of reaction progress based on kinetic models
Optimisation of temperature
Temperature field calculations
Finite element temperature field simulations based on measured thermophysical properties and kinetics