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TA Instruments Q400EM Thermomechanical Analysis (TMA)

Bard Hall B56

Provides high precision measurements of material dimension changes as a function of temperature, time, or force. Measures coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) and heat distortion temperature (HDT), dynamic TMA, and modulated TMA.


  • Sensitivity: ±100nm,
  • Loading 0.001 to 1.0 Newton
  • Dimension change sensitivity: 15 nanometers
  • Heating rate: 0.01 to 50°C/min
  • Test atmosphere: air or Nitrogen.

For rates information, please see the rates page.

Primary Contact

Mark Pfeifer
(607) 255-4161
Bard Hall, Room B-57
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