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Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC): Q20 from TA Instruments

Contact: petr.fiurasek [at] (Petr Fiurasek) - Location: OM47

Faces scheduling system group: QCAM

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Measure heat flow associated with structure (amorphous and crystalline) and changes in structure (transitions) of materials as a function of time and temperature in a controlled atmosphere


  • Temperature range: -90 ˚C to 400 ˚C
  • Typical sample weight: 5-10 mg
  • Baseline reproducibility: <0.04 mW
  • Sensitivity: 1.0 µW
  • Temperature accuracy: ± 0.1˚C
  • Temperature precision: ± 0.05˚C
  • Purge gas system with mass flow controllers - nitrogen
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