Conceptual approach to thermal analysis and its main applications/Aproximación conceptual al análisis térmico y sus principales aplicaciones

Alejandra María Zambrano Arévalo
Grey Cecilia Castellar
Wiiliam Vallejo Lozada
Ismael Piñeres Ariza
Jesus Sigifredo Valencia Ríos
María Mercedes Cely Bautista



This work shows to the reader a general description about the techniques of classic thermal analysis as known as Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC), Differential Thermal Analysis (DTA) and Thermal Gravimetric Analysis. These techniques are very used in science and material technologies (metals, metals alloys, ceramics, glass, polymer, plastic and composites) with the purpose of characterizing precursors, following and control of process, adjustment of operation conditions, thermal treatment and verifying of quality parameters.

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Physical chemistry; Calorimetry; Thermochemistry; Thermal analysis

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