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Viscosity of Automotive Brake Fluids

Viscosity of Automotive Brake FluidsViscosity of Automotive Brake Fluids

Measuring viscosity for the safe performance of hydraulic systems in vehicles.

Viscometry of Blood Serum

Viscometry of Blood Serum

Why and how to test the viscosity of blood serum.

Flow Curves of Clinical Nourishment Drinks

Flow Curves of Cinical NourishmentFlow Curves of Clinical Nourishment Drinks

Measuring viscosity for improved customer acceptance of clinical nourishment.

Viscometry of Ionic Liquids

Viscosity of Ionic LiquidsViscometry of Ionic Liquids

Why and how to test the viscosity of ionic liquids.

Viscosity of Jet Fuels

Viscosity of Jet FuelsViscosity of Jet Fuels

Measuring viscosity for the safe performance of aircraft turbine engines.

Viscometry of Polymer Solutions

Viscometry of Polymer SolutionsViscometry of Polymer Solutions

Why and how to test a polymer's viscosity with a viscometer.

 Viscometry of Polymer solutions - PolyamideViscometry of Polymer Solutions - Polyamide

Testing the viscosity of polyamide in a polymer solution using a viscometer.

Viscometry of Polymer Solutions - PETViscometry of Polymer Solutions - PET

Testing the viscosity of PET (polyethylene terephthalate) in a polymer solution using a viscometer.

Visocsity of Polyethylene GlycolViscometry of Polyethylene Glycol - PEG

Testing the viscosity of PEG (polyethylene glycol) in solution using a viscometer.

Testing Liquids with Low Boiling Point / Elevated Vapor Pressure

Testing Liquids with Low Boiling Point / Elevated Vapor Pressure

How to test the viscosity of volatile liquids with high boiling point and/or elevated vapor pressure, of mixtures consisting of components with different boiling points or of gassing samples.

Links

Anton Paar GmbH
Laboratory instruments and process measuring systems

Engineers Edge
Engineering & manufacturing resource.

Dynesonline
Technical supplies for laboratories and process control

Kaye & Laby
Tales of physical & chemical constants

Polymer Science Learning Center
Dilute solution viscometry

RoyMech
Information, tables, schedules and formula related to mechanical engineering and engineering materials

Wikipedia - Viscometry
The free encyclopedia that anyone can edit

World of Rheology
Scientific platform to provide insights into the fascinating world of rheology and rheometry

Literature / Books

The Rheology Handbook
Thomas G. Mezger| 2011 | Vincentz Network GmbH & Co KG | 3rd Edition

Das Rheologie Handbuch, Farben und Lacke Edition
Thomas G. Mezger| 2012 | Vincentz Verlag | 4. Auflage

Viscosity of Liquids: Theory, Estimation, Experiment, and Data
Dabir S. Viswanath, Tushar K. Ghosh, Dasika H.L. Prasad, Nidamarty V.K. Dutt, Kalipatnapu Y. Rani | 2010 | Springer | 2nd Edition

Viscosimetry of Polymers and Polyelectrolytes
Werner-Michael Kulicke, Christian Clasen | 2004 | Springer | 1st Edition

Multimedia

E-Learning Viscometry
eLearning Basics of Viscometry: Buckle your seat belt and take a ride with Joe Flow into the field of viscometry. >> Teaser

E-Learning Rheology Rotation
eLearning Basics of Flow behavior from the inside out: Joe Flow returns to introduce you to rotational rheometry. >> Teaser

SVM 3000 Video Tutorial
How to operate SVM 3000 - a video tutorial

Standards / Norms

ASTM D88
Saybolt Universal Viscosity

ASTM D341
Standard Practice for Viscosity-Temperature Charts for Liquid Petroleum Products

ASTM D445 / IP 71
Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids (and Calculation of Dynamic Viscosity)

ASTM D2270
Standard Practice for Calculating Viscosity Index From Kinematic Viscosity at 40 and 100°C

ASTM D4486
Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Volatile and Reactive Liquids

ASTM D7042
Standard Test Method for Dynamic Viscosity and Density of Liquids by Stabinger Viscometer (and the Calculation of Kinematic Viscosity)

ASTM D7279
Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids by Automated Houillon Viscometer

USP <913>
US Pharmacopoeia Rolling Ball Viscometer Method

ISO 3104
Petroleum products - Transparent and opaque liquids - Determination of kinematic viscosity and calculation of dynamic viscosity