Principles and Applications of Thermal Analysis

Principles and Applications of Thermal Analysis

By: Paul Gabbott (editor)Hardback

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Principles and Applications of Thermal Analysis is written by manufacturers and experienced users of thermal techniques. It provides sound practical instruction on using the techniques and gives an up-to-date account of the principle industrial applications. By covering basic thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) including Fast Scanning DSC, together with dynamic mechanical analysis (DMA /TMA) methods, then discussing industrial applications, the book serves as an ideal introduction to the technology for new users. With a strong focus on practical issues, the book serves as an important reference for experienced analysts.

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About Author

Paul Gabbott is Director, Thermal Instruments Ltd, based in Beaconsfield, UK and has over 25 years experience working with PerkinElmer Ltd in the field of thermal analysis. Contributors: Mr John Bevis Dr Rod Bottom Dr John Duncan Dr Imad Farhat Dr Martin Forrest Dr David Furniss Dr Bill MacNaughton Dr Showan Nazhat Dr Mark Saunders Professor Angela Seddon


1 A Practical Introduction to Differential Scanning Calorimetry. 2 Fast Scanning DSC. 3 ThermoGravimetric Analysis. 4 Principles and applications of mechanical thermal analysis. 5 Applications of thermal analysis in electrical cable manufacture. 6 Application to Thermoplastics and Rubbers. 7 Thermal Analysis of Biomaterials. 8 Pharmaceuticals. 9 Thermal methods in the study of foods and food ingredients. 10 Thermal analysis of inorganic compound glasses and glass-ceramics

Product Details

  • publication date: 18/10/2007
  • ISBN13: 9781405131711
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 480
  • ID: 9781405131711
  • weight: 954
  • ISBN10: 1405131713

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