Guideline for Users
- Sample quality
Dry, powdered samples are preferred for better quality results
- Sample preparation
Put the sample into alumina crucibles for TGA. Fill about half height of the crucibles, making sure no spill on its side.
Place the sample into aluminium pans for DSC. Spread it evenly.
- Sample quantity
Only milligrams of sample is used per analysis
- Sample submission
Chemistry students are required to do the analysis on own after training. Non-chemistry users are required to fill in request form and submit samples.