A Practical Approach to TGA - Advanced Separation & Resolution Techniques
2016-11-08    

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Overview

In Episode two of our Practical Approach to Thermal Analysis TGA Webinar Series, we discuss methods for improving resolution and introduce HiRes® TGA and Stepwise Isothermal TGA.

  1. Resolution improvement through the use of standard, linear heating rate TGA
  2. An Introduction to HiRes® TGA
  3. An Introduction to Stepwise Isothermal TGA

About the Speaker

Yash Adhia is an Applications Engineer at TA Instruments supporting the thermal line of products. Prior to joining TA Instruments, he earned his Master’s in Macromolecular Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. During his graduate studies, he worked on studying and characterizing gels formed through the self-assembly of small molecules and its interaction with polymeric additives using thermal, mechanical and optical techniques. He earned his Bachelor’s in Surface Coating Technology from the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India where his undergraduate research focused on studying curing kinetics of epoxy resins using DSCs. During the course of his undergraduate and graduate studies, he has had the opportunity to intern at Asian Paints India Ltd, Mumbai, working on formulating and characterizing photo-curable coatings, and at INOS Technologies, Ann Arbor working on negative pressure wound therapy foams.