インストロン主催の新しいインストロン・コミュニティ・ブログへようこそ。 インストロンならではの最高にフレッシュかつ頭脳明晰で才能豊かな人々の集まりです。 材料科学の世界は果てしなく広く、膨大な業界や材料、課題が対象となっています。そのため、その道の専門家、あるいは材料科学の達人になるために必要なあらゆる知識を1人で備えるのは到底無理です。 コミュニティ・ブログには、専門的ノウハウや体験、アイデアを連携して出し合い、最も正確で関連のある情報をタイミング良く読者に提供してくれる豊富な人材が集まっています。
The following presentation provides an overview of recent changes and challenges facing rebar manufacturers, suppliers, and consumers when testing the properties of this durable material.
Jun 27, 2014 10:10 AM
Composites are now a broad and well-established family of materials, but industry press releases frequently discuss “new and exciting” developments and opportunities. It should be remembered that there has been a commercial market in high performance, structural composites for well over 30 years, and European automotive manufacturers have made considerable use of lower performance glass fiber reinforced polyester (GFRP) bodywork since the 1950s.
Jun 25, 2014 10:10 AM
Although you may be testing to specifications that would allow you to comply with international standards, many factors can cause variability in your plastics testing results. The following presentation provides a summary of the most common explanations for test data variability, including specimen alignment and method setup:
Jun 23, 2014 10:10 AM
We are proud to announce that our Community Connection Committee (C3) has been awarded the Campaign Coordinator Award for the fourth year in a row by the United Way of Tri-County. This honor is in recognition of a successful 2013 United Way Campaign to advance the local community through service and support.
Jun 22, 2014 10:10 AM
Instron live webinars provide the opportunity to hear updates from experts on industry news and testing techniques. If you happen to miss the webinars, our library hosts the recordings.
Jun 13, 2014 10:10 AM
The following presentation suggests ways that laboratories can operate more efficiently when testing plastics, including improving set up times and methods.
Jun 11, 2014 10:10 AM
Q: Does a Charpy or an Izod impact test replicate any real-life scenarios by impacting the sample on a notched side (Izod) and an unnotched side (Charpy)?
A: The answer to this question is "No".
Shalmalee Vaidya OnJun 10, 2014 10:10 AM
Tom Davies, European Sales Director, talks with AZoM about our contract rental program, piloted in the United Kingdom. The program offers the flexibility to rent Instron systems and accessories with no upfront investment. A rental can be issued on a monthly or a quarterly basis in order to try the latest equipment.
Jun 09, 2014 10:10 AM
Are you aware of the recent changes to various international standards for plastics testing? This presentation provides a brief summary.
Jun 04, 2014 10:10 AM
Darmstadt has served as a center of expertise in structural durability for over a century. The Symposium on Structural Durability in Darmstadt (SoSDiD) provides a forum to present the current state of this work to the national and international fatigue community.
Jun 02, 2014 10:10 AM