MEASURE

THERMAL ANALYSIS AND TESTS ON MATERIALS AND APPLICATIONS

To determine the real properties and not the literature values of your products and to identify the interactions between the different components and their overall impact on the final performance.

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WE DELIVER YOU ACTIONABLE INFORMATION

Starting from the analysis of the experimental data, you will receive the alternative intervention scenarios that allow you to find the best path to optimize the performance of your product.

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A DEDICATED SPECIALIST FOR YOU IN EVERY STAGE OF THE PROCESS

Our thermal engineers, experts in materials science and applied research, are always by your side in every phase of your innovation projects to grant you the best results, time and cost effective.

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Thermocert™ is a CertiMaC brand, a research organization founded and participated by ENEA and CNR. We work in partnership with these organizations in the Technopole of Faenza to support innovation processes and research in the industry. All our interventions include the release of an accurate test report and a technical-scientific report.

+1000

tested materials

-30° C – +1.250 °C

temperature range

0 – 100%

relative humidity

0,1 – 100 mm

thickness of specimens

0 – 4 bar

compressive load

We determine the properties of heat exchange and the heat transfer processes of many materials
to respond to the need for innovation in diversified sectors and industries.

Automotive & Transportation

Chemistry & Polymers

Food Industry

Metals

Beauty & Skincare

Electronics

Mechanics & Mechatronics

Aerospace

Building & Constructions

These are just some of the materials and products we test every day

  • Metals and alloys

  • Rocks, sand and clays

  • Wood, leather, natural rubbers

  • natural textile fibers

  • Polymeric materials

  • Insulating and super-insulating

  • Traditional and advanced ceramic materials

  • Synthetic rubbers

  • Ceramic materials and glasses

  • Textile fibers

  • Semiconductor Materials

  • Adhesives and Sealants

  • Mineral fibrous materials

  • Incoherent materials

  • Materials for geothermal applications

  • Composite materials

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Thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity, specific heat,
and simulation of the thermal behavior in steady and dynamic regime.

Thermal Conductivity

Experimental determination by HFM heat flow meter – Heat Flow Meter with guard ring.

Temperature ranges – 30 + 300 ° C.

ISO 8301 – UNI EN 12664 – UNI EN 12667
ASTM E1530 – ASTM C518

Thermal Diffusivity

Experimental determination with LFA technique – Laser Flash Analysis: absolute, rapid and precise method in the absence of contact with the tested material.

Temperature ranges 30 + 1250 °C.

ASTM E1461 – ASTM E2585 – UNI EN 821-2 – ISO 18755 ISO 22007-4 – UNI EN 1159-2 – ISO 13826

Specific Heat

Analytical determination by specific sample reference from experimental values obtained from LFA technique

Temperature ranges 30 + 1250 °C.

ASTM E1461 – ASTM E2585

Heat Exchange

Processing using numerical modeling tools with finite element calculation method (FEM) and Energy Plus in both stationary and dynamic conditions.

Reduced time and cost of product development and engineering through predictive and  pre-prototype analysis.

Optimization of the design phases of the material by predicting behavior during operation.

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SPECIALISTS IN THERMAL ANALYSIS

Cutting-edge techniques. Advanced skills. Rigorous quality parameters.

This is possibile because Thermocert™ is a trademark owned by CertiMaC, a research organization created and participated by ENEA and CNR.

COMPLETE EQUIPMENT

Set of instruments, devices and software of the latest generation to perform analysis, tests, experimental measurements, numerical modeling and calculation algorithms on over 1000 types of traditional and innovative materials.

APPLIED RESEARCH

Technical-scientific solution developed in the Technopole of Faenza dedicated to innovation on materials. The district unites and amplifies the synergies among ENEA, CNR, University, Spin-off and Business Accelerators.

MATERIALS SCIENCE

Our procedures and services incorporate leadership in technology, over twenty years experience in materials science and highly skilled team expertise for the benefit of your Innovation projects.

THERMOCERT™ AT A GLANCE

  • Tests performed by teams of engineers specialized in thermal measurements

  • A specialist dedicated to your specific need at every stage of the process

  • Technical consulting included

  • Support during the product development phases

  • Verification of compliance with European and non-EU regulatory and reference standards

  • Certainty of the times: accurate definition of the time schedule

  • Speed of service: results also in a short time on specific requests