Differential Scanning Calorimetry/Thermogravitometry/Differential Thermal   Analyzer (STA8000)


  • Compositional analysis – quantitative content analysis

  • Melting/crystallization behavior

  • Decomposition temperatures

  • Glass transition temperatures

  • Engine oil volatility measurements (TGA Noack test)

  • Specific heat capacity

  • Filler content

  • Kinetic studies

  • Flammability studies

  • Transition and reaction enthalpies

  • Lifetime predictions (via TGA kinetics software)

  • Measurement of volatiles (e.g., water, oil)

  • Oxidative stabilities

  • Thermal stabilities

  • Catalyst and coking studies

  • Hyphenation to identify out-gassing products range:


15 °C to 1000 °C

Balance resolution:

0.1 ug

Balance measurement range:

Up to 1500 mg

Heating rate:

Ambient to 1000°C and Cooling rates: from 1000 °C to 30 °C Under


WL210, Department of Materials Science & Engineering,
IIT Kanpur


Prof. Krishanu Biswas

kbiswas@ iitk.ac.in 

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