Kinetics

  • ERC operates a HAWK instrument 
  • Calibration made against Green River Shale (GRS) standard
  • Heating rates of 1, 3, 10 30, and 50 °C/min normally used but varied on request
  • Data files are processed using Kinetics2015 software
  • Determination of Activation Energy distribution (cal/mol) both tabulated and graphical