Journal of thermal analysis

, Volume 8, Issue 3, pp 597–600 | Cite as

A systematic error in the temperature determination of a DTA effect by using the onset point

  • G. Willmann


The Committee on Standardization of the ICTA proposed a method for determination of the temperature of a DTA effect. This procedure is easy to perform, but leads to a systematic deviation from the true value. It is demonstrated that this deviation depends on the heating or cooling rate and the thermal conductivity of the sample.


Polymer Physical Chemistry Thermal Conductivity Inorganic Chemistry Cool Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Willmann
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  1. 1.Institut für nichtmetallische Werkstoffe der Technischen UniversitätBerlinGFR

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