Photovoltaics in Details 

The product portfolio and applications knowledge of NETZSCH Analyzing & Testing in Thermal Analysis and Thermophysical Properties Testing rank among the best in the market for meeting the high demands associated with the manufacturing of reliable, state-of-the-art technologies.

Our solutions consist of well-proven test methods for the research & development and quality control of materials used in the various branches of the photovoltaic industry. Standardized test methods such as Laser/Light Flash (LFA), Dilatometry (DIL) and Thermomechanical Analysis (TMA), Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC), Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA), Simultaneous Thermal Analysis (STA), Dynamic-Mechanical Analysis (DMA/DMTA), and Dielectric Analysis (DEA) provide useful information regarding the thermal, thermophysical and mechanical properties such as:

  • Heat Transfer
  • Thermal conductivity/diffusivity
  • Specific Heat
  • Curing behavior
  • Processing properties
  • Creep behavior
  • Drying behavior of thick films and inks
  • Thermal stability
  • Contaminations