Overview of MRA Analytical Capabilities

Overview of MRA Analytical Capabilities


The MRA Analytical Testing Laboratory provides full customer service in all aspects of chemical analyses and physical property measurements of relevance to components manufacturers. With state-of-the-art analytical equipment, MRA Laboratories can analyze your inorganic materials and provide you with a report in a very timely manner.

Chemical Analysis

  • Inductive Coupled Plasma Spectroscopy (ICP)
  • Classical Wet Chemistry
  • Gas Chromatography – Mass Spectroscopy (GC-MS)

Physical Measurements

  • Particle Size Distribution (PSD)
  • Powder Surface Area (SA)
  • Powder Density
  • Viscosity and Rheology

Structure Analysis

  • X-ray Diffraction (XRD)

Thermal Analysis

  • Thermo-Gravimetric Analysis (TGA)
  • Thermo-Mechanical Analysis (TMA)



  • Scanning Electron Microscopy – Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (SEM-EDS)
  • Optical Microscopy


Electrical Measurements

  • Dielectric Constant (K), Dissipation Factor (DF), and Insulation Resistance (IR)
  • Temperature Coefficient of Capacitance (TCC)
  • Dielectric Breakdown Strength (DBS)
  • Highly Accelerated Life Test (HALT)