CFP: ITC International User Conference | September ’17

Title and abstract due by: 15 April 2017

2014- Stockholm

2014 – Stockholm

Online — ITC and FLIR Systems invite you to share your thermography expertise with other professionals in your field at the , ITC User Conference in Coventry, UK September 27–28, 2017.

The ITC User Conference is a professional meeting place for technicians, engineers, scientists, and users of all types of infrared measurement equipment.

The ITC User Conference will cover infrared physics and its applications in a wide variety of fields, from inspection of electrical installations, building surveys, industrial and automation applications, optical gas imaging to NDT and advanced research applications. Continue reading

Thermosense: Thermal Infrared Applications XXXIX

Anaheim Convention Center | 10 – 13 April 2017

ThermoSense ConferenceThe Infrared Applications, ThermoSense conference promotes the worldwide exchange of information about the uses and applications of Infrared (IR) imaging technology.

It is a set of presentations that, for many years, have been hosted by SPIE as part of one of their multi-conference symposia (DCS, AeroSense etc) in Orlando, Baltimore and now Anaheim.

Below is the overview of the 39th iteration of the Conference with links to the online program and itinerary. Continue reading

OGI Camera For Use In ATEX Zone 2 Locations

Designed to see 20 different hydrocarbons

 GFx320 Optical Gas Imaging (OGI) camera from FLIR SystemsMeer, Belgium  —  The GFx320 Optical Gas Imaging (OGI) camera from FLIR Systems combines proven, innovative technology with the assurance of third-party certification for use inside ATEX Zone 2 (Class I, Div. II) hazardous locations.

With new stricter global standards for methane (CH4) emissions, there is a growing need for faster, safer, and more reliable methods to locate and repair hydrocarbon leaks across the oil and natural industry.

FLIR Systems, has addressed that need with its intrinsically safe OGI camera – the GFx320. Continue reading

Transient Line Source (TLS) Application Highlight:  Measuring Thermal Conductivity of a Polymer Melt

By sales@ctherm.com

Figure1 Plastic Injection Molding

Figure1 Plastic Injection Molding

Online  —  The thermal conductivity of molten plastics is an important material property from the point of view of plastics processing since it affects temperature distribution and cooling behavior of the melt.

Accurate thermal conductivity characterization of the polymer feedstock supports increased productivity and better quality of finished product.

It is vital for reliable process simulation of extrusion and injection moulding processes. Continue reading

IR/INFO 2017 A Huge Success

Held 22-25 January | Orlando, Florida

Some of the IR/INFO 2017 AttendeesBurlington, NJ, USA — Infraspection Institute’s annual IR/INFO conference was recently held in Orlando, FL.

IR/INFO 2017 marked the 28th anniversary for the advanced training conference, technical symposium, and technology expo.

IR/INFO 2017 was attended by infrared thermographers, predictive maintenance technologists, and building inspection professionals from around the world who enjoyed four days of networking, learning, and fun in a relaxed and professional atmosphere. Continue reading