With each new material comes a need to assure its safety and performance. Thermal analysis offers an ideal method to do so.
(PRWEB) October 10, 2016
METTLER TOLEDO is pleased to present “Thermal Analysis of Medical Materials” on October 27th, 2016. The English-language webinar is part of the leading lab technology company’s year-long thermal analysis series. Covering the testing of medical materials across common thermal analysis methods, the presentation will repeat live three times to allow participation from around the globe. For a list of times and to register, please click here.
The health care industry continues to drive research in the field of medical materials. This includes the development of new materials used in innovative products to assist in patient care. However, with each new material comes a need to assure its safety and performance. Thermal analysis offers an ideal method to do so.
Using thermal analysis, materials properties can be measured as function of temperature or time over a temperature range from –150 to 1600 °C. Additionally, only a few milligrams of a substance is generally sufficient to measure properties that contribute to performance and longevity, such as glass transition point, expansion coefficient, melting point, and elasticity. This makes thermal analysis cost-effective in an industry where maintaining margin is critical.
The presentation will cover basic properties of medical materials, the primary methods of thermal analysis applied (DSC, TGA, TMA and DMA), and typical representative applications. A Q&A after the presentation will allow you to obtain answers to specific application questions.
To learn more about the advantages of using thermal analysis to characterize health care materials both for cost-effective initial product development as well as ongoing quality control, register for the live presentation today.
About METTLER TOLEDO
METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global manufacturer of precision instruments. The Company is the world’s largest manufacturer and marketer of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications. The Company also holds top-three market positions for several related analytical instruments and is a leading provider of automated chemistry systems used in drug and chemical compound discovery and development. In addition, the Company is the world’s largest manufacturer and marketer of metal detection systems used in production and packaging. Additional information about METTLER TOLEDO can be found at http://www.mt.com.