Hajduk , Damian (2004) High throughput mechanical property testing of materials libraries using capacitance. GO1R 27/26.
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One aspect of the present invention provides instruments for measuring mechanical properties of a combinatorial library of materials. The instruments include at least one capacitor to which a member of a library of material samples is removably secured for testing; at least one voltage source for delivering one or more forces to each library member; and at least one sensing device for monitoring the response each library member to the one or more forces. Another aspect of the present invention provides methods of screening a combinatorial library of materials where the method monitors the responses of a plurality of samples on a substrate to a force induced by a capacitor.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||high throughput screening ; combinatorial materials discovery ; polymers ; films ; mechanical property ; parallel measurements|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
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|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited On:||29 Oct 2012 14:51|
|Last Modified:||06 Sep 2016 00:03|
|Identification Number:||GO1R 27/26|
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