Thermophysical Properties Research Laboratory, Inc.
Phone : 765-463-1581
ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) Standards Used at TPRL, Inc.

B 193-02 (Reapproved 2008): Standard Test Method for Resistivity of Electrical Conductor Materials

C 372-94 (Reapproved 2007): Standard Test Method for Linear Thermal Expansion of Porcelain Enamel and Glaze Frits and Fired Ceramic Whiteware Products by the Dilatometer Method

C 835-06: Standard Test Method for Total Hemispherical Emittance of Surfaces From 20 to 1400 C

D 696-08: Standard Test Method for Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion of Plastics Between -30 C and 30 C with a Vitreous Silica Dilatometer

D 3418-08: Standard Test Method for Transition Temperatures and Enthalpies of Fusion and Crystallization of Polymers by Differential Scanning Calorimetry

D 3850-94(2006): Standard Test Method for Rapid Thermal Degradation of Solid Electrical Insulating Materials by Thermogravimetric Method (TGA)

D 5334-08: Standard Test Method for Determination of Thermal Conductivity of Soil and Soft Rock by Thermal Needle Probe Procedure

D 5930-09: Standard Test Method for Thermal Conductivity of Plastics by Means of a Transient Line-Source Technique

E 228-06: Standard Test Method for Linear Thermal Expansion of Solid Materials with a Vitreous Silica Dilatometer

E 793-06: Standard Test Method for Heats of Fusion and Crystallization by Differential Scanning Calorimetry

E 794-06 (Reapproved 2001): Standard Test Method for Melting and Crystallization Temperatures by Thermal Analysis

E 831-06: Standard Test Method for Linear Thermal Expansion of Solid Materials by Thermomechanical Analysis

E 1269-05: Standard Test Method for Determining for Specific Heat Capacity by Differential Scanning Calorimetry

E 1356-08: Standard Test Method for Glass Transition Temperatures by Differential Scanning Calorimetry or Differential Thermal Analysis

E 1461-07: Standard Test Method for Thermal Diffusivity of Solids by the Flash Method

E 1545 - 05: Standard Test Method for Assignment of the Glass Transition Temperature by Thermomechanical Analysis

E 1582 - 04: Standard Practice for Calibration of Temperature Scale for Thermogravimetry

E 967 - 08: Standard Practice for Temperature Calibration of Differential Scanning Calorimetry and Differential Thermal Analyzers

E 968 - 02 (Reapproved 2008): Standard Practice for Heat Flow Calibration of Differential Scanning Calorimetry


Thermophysical Properties Measured

Thermal Conductivity

Thermal Diffusivity

Specific Heat

Thermal Expansion

Electrical Resistivity

Emissivity

Thermal Gravimetric Analysis & Simultaneous Thermal Analysis

Enthalpy

ASTM Methods

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