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Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation

Biosafety Level 1 - Surface Characterization


The Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation (QCM-D) monitoring monitors the frequency and energy dissipation response of the freely oscillating sensor. It is commonly used in surface science to characterize the formation of thin films. This system can capture the kinetics of both structural changes and mass changes simultaneously.

Instrument Uses

  • Surface Characterization


  • Liquids


  • No organics without organic compatible tubing