Insights on TA Instrumentation: Thermal, Rheology and ElectroForce

Thursday, November 11, 2021
8:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST

Topgolf Fishers
9200 E 116th St, Fishers, IN 46037
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TA instruments has been consistently capturing the voice of customer and converted these ideas into novel accessories and features on various instruments. In this presentation, we will discuss some fundamentals and the latest upgrades to our instruments and software. thus helping you to realize the complete functionality of our instruments. We will also discuss key features and recent developments with our Trios software program that can make your sample testing and data analysis more reliable. We will focus on all three areas Rheology, Thermal and ElectroForce.


8:45 - 9:00 AM
Registration. (Coffee and breakfast will be served)
9:00 - 9:10 AM
Introductions (Rama Badugu - TSR - US Central : Indiana and Western Michigan)
9:10 - 10:00 AM
Dr. Gregory W Kamykowski : Rheology
10:00 - 10:50 AM
Dr. Jennifer Schott : Thermal
10:50 - 11:10 AM
Bio break/stretch
11:10 - 12:00 PM
Dr. Shail Mehta : ElectroForce
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Lunch (will be served, Buffet style BBQ)
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Golf Time ( those that need to leave early can do so)


About The Speakers

Greg Kamykowski, Ph.D. is a Senior Applications Scientist for rheology for TA Instruments US West region. He has a BS in chemistry from Loyola University of Chicago and a PhD in physical chemistry from University of Wisconsin – Madison, where he studied under well-known rheologist, Professor John Ferry. He has published several articles, presented at various conferences and meetings, and is involved with the Society of Plastics Engineers, the Society of Rheology, and ASTM.

Shail Mehta, Ph.D. is an Applications Engineer at TA Instruments, supporting the ElectroForce product line. Shail received his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Rice University in Houston, TX. He worked with Dr. K. Jane Grande-Allen in the Department of Bioengineering on fabricating biomaterials with mechanical properties more similar to native tissue. Shail also has a B.A. in Physics from Carleton College in Northfield, MN.

Jennifer Schott, Ph.D. is an Applications Scientist at TA Instruments supporting the thermal analysis product line. Jennifer earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s in chemistry from Missouri State University and her PhD in analytical chemistry from the University of Tennessee. Her graduate research focused on characterization of novel materials for gas storage and separations. During her graduate studies, she spent 4 years working alongside researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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