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December 8, 2021

#### Thermal Conductivity of cutting fluids with the Transient Hot Wire

Cutting fluids with the Transient Hot Wire Method.

Transient Hot-Wire
October 27, 2021

#### Measuring Automotive-related fluids with the Transient Hot-Wire method

Measuring Automotive-related fluids

Transient Hot-Wire
October 6, 2021

#### Testing at High Temperature with the GHFM-01

The advanced GHFM-01 is a primary measurement of thermal resistance—thermal conductivity for solids, such as metals, polymers, composites, and paste.

GHFM-01
September 21, 2021

#### Measuring the Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluids and Nanolubricants using the THW Technique

Diving deeper into the subject of measuring the thermal conductivity of nanofluids and nanolubricants using the THW technique.

Nanofluids
August 24, 2021

#### Homogeneous and Heterogeneous for Transient & Steady State Methods

When measuring homogeneous or heterogeneous materials, it is important to consider steady-state vs. transient testing methods and how this will influence the measurement of thermal conductivity.

August 10, 2021

#### Cryogenic Testing using the Transient Hot-Wire method

When chemicals are exposed to ultra-cold temperatures the properties of those chemicals change. This provides an intriguing area of study for researchers.

Transient Hot-Wire
June 22, 2021

#### Dry-Out Curves and Geological Engineering Applications

In our latest webinar, we discuss Dry-Out Curves and Geological Engineering Applications with the Thermtest TLS-100

TLS-100
June 1, 2021

#### Thermal conductivity of liquids using the THW L3 sensor

Thermtest’s Product Line Manager for the Transient Hot-Wire method dicusses the Thermal Conductivity of liquids using our THW L-3 sensor.

THW L-3 sensor
May 4, 2021

#### Steady-State Thermoreflectance (SSTR-F) on Electronic Components

Patrick Hopkins is CTO of Laser Thermal Analysis and a Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Virginia

April 20, 2021

#### Phase Change Materials (PCM) for Energy Storage

Dr. Sofia Mylona is an internationally recognized expert in the area of the thermal conductivity measurements using the Transient Hot-Wire (THW) method.

Phase Change Materials
March 23, 2021

#### Three thermal conductivity methods compared (GHFM, TPS & LFA) on anisotropic graphite composites.

In this webinar, we compare three different methods for testing the measurement of thermal conductivity.

Anisotropic graphite composites
February 23, 2021

#### Ultra high temperature (UHT) beverage processing

Ultra-high temperature processing (UHT), ultra-heat treatment, or ultra-pasteurization is the process of heating liquid food above 135 °C (275 °F) for 2 to 5 seconds to kill bacterial endospores and sterilize the liquid.

Beverage processing
January 26, 2021

#### Thermal Conductivity and Resistance of Rigid Compressible Insulation

For the measurement of rigid and compressible insulation material, thermal conductivity results calculated from measured thermal resistance is the preferred method.

Insulation
January 13, 2021

#### Comparing the Thermal Conductivity Measurements of Liquids using Various Transient Methods

In this webinar, we compare which transient method is ideal for liquid.

Transient Methods
December 9, 2020

#### ThermoReflectance Instrument for Nano/Micron Scale of Coatings and Films

Dr. John Gaskins is the Co-founder and President of Laser Thermal Analysis and a Principal Scientist of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Virginia.

November 25, 2020

#### Thermal Effusivity to Simulate and Measure Cool Feel Flooring

In this webinar, we compare various types of laminate flooring to authentic hardwood, qualitatively comparing the results attained using our Thermal Effusivity Meter (TPS-EFF).

Thermal Effusivity
November 10, 2020

#### Testing the Thermal Conductivity and Resistivity of Solid Materials using the TLS-100

Thermal conductivity and resistivity of solid materials such as concrete, natural stone, and low thermal conductivity ceramics.

Solid Materials
October 28, 2020

#### Measuring the Thermal Conductivity of Fresh and Used Engine Oil

Thermtest’s principal scientist, Dr. Sofia Mylona, will investigate the thermal conductivity of new vs. used engine oil and explain her findings in this webinar.

Engine oil
October 14, 2020

#### Initial Touch-Times and Steady State Testing of Foams

Jeff Retallick is a Junior Application Scientist at Thermtest with a MSc. In Chemistry from the University of New Brunswick.

Foams
September 29, 2020

#### Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluids with the Transient Hot Wire (THW-L2)

Dr. Sofia Mylona, Transient Hot-Wire technique Expert

Nanofluids
September 15, 2020

#### Thermal Conductivity and Thermal Resistance Testing of Polymers and Composites with Guarded Heat Flow Meter

Dale Hume has more than twenty years of thermal conductivity testing experience

Polymers and Composites
August 11, 2020

#### Measuring the Effects of Moisture Wicking Fabrics and Thermal Effusivity

Jeff Retallick, Junior Application Scientist at Thermtest and Benjamin Brook, COO of Bon-Mar Textiles Inc.

Moisture Wicking Fabrics
July 7, 2020

#### Thermal Conductivity of Soil and Concrete using the Transient Line Source Technique​

Dr. Daniel Cederkrantz, expert in thermal conductivity methods

Soil and Concrete
June 3, 2020

#### Thermal Conductivity of Heat Transfer Fluids using the Transient Hot-Wire Technique

Dr. Sofia Mylona, Transient Hot-Wire technique Expert

Heat Transfer Fluids