Archive for July, 2012

Differential Scanning Calorimetry Test of Polymers

Spectro Analytical Labs is fully equipped to provide ‘Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) thermal analyses’ for a wide range of products like polymers, plastics, inorganic chemicals, ceramics etc. The services provided by Spectro include research and development (R&D) work, quality control work, process and product development, and various other applications. DSC thermal analyses cater to a wide range of industries like Polymers & Plastics, Ceramics, inorganic Chemicals, biological products, pharmaceuticals etc. Spectro has state-of-the-art DSC equipment to provide accurate and reliable results, and has been able to serve its customers satisfactorily for quite a while.

Brief History of DSC: The technique was developed by E.S. Watson and M.J. O’Neill in 1962, and introduced commercially for the first time in 1963. Shortly later, its applications were explored into other fields like biochemistry. The term DSC was coined to describe the fact that this instrument measures energy directly and allows precise measurements of heat capacity. Read the rest of this entry »


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