Laboratories

Instruments available:

  • Struers tabletop cutting
  • Imptech Pc10 microtome
  • Grinding and polishing equipments
  • Struers Lectropol 5 electrolytic polishing machine
  • Stuers mounting press
  • Sputter for gold coating of samples

 Mechanical testing

  • Universal testing machine Instron mod. 3369, equipped with a 50 kN load cell
  • Universal testing machine Instron equipped with a 100 kN load cell
  • Galileo universal hardness tester
  • Rupac 500 Mra hardness tester
  • Shimadzu micro-hardness tester
  • Equotip portable hardness tester
  • Mytutoio Hm200 micro vikers hardness tester

  • Searle Physica MCR501 Anton Paar rheometer, equipped with CTD1000  furnace (working up to 1000)

  • Furnaces for melting and heat treatment (up to 1700°C)
  • Low temperature oven for heat treatment (50-500°C)
  • Fewaxing furnace
  • Inert gase tube furnace (up to 1400°C)
  • Felisari GV 2000 ultrasonic equipemet for liquid metal treatment
  • Stimin sonica Special ultrasonic equipemet for liquid metal treatment
  • Ceia power cube 90/180 induction heater
  • Mechanical tumbler



 



                                                                           
                                                          


 
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  • Leica G.26 Stereo Microscope
  • Mef3 Microscopecon equipped with Leica Qwin image analyser software
  • Mef3 Microscopecon equipped with  LAS4 image analyser software
  • Leo Evo 40XVP scanning electron microscope, equipped with EDS probe

  • Calotest
  • TTH1 Nanoindenter by CSM Instrument
  • Revetest  XPress Scratch tester by CSM Instrument

 thermal analyses and calorimetry

  • DSC-TGA TA Instruments Q600 (up to 1500°C)
  • Thermal analysys system with sand crucibles

  • Amel 7050 potentiostat
  • Multi-function Frequency Response Analyser
  • Immersion corrosion test with controlled temperature equipment
  • Procast (EsiGroup) software for mpuld filling and metal solidification simulation

  • THT Pin-on-disc tribometer by CSM Instruments (up to 1000°C, with lubricant up to 200°C, equipped with a stylus profilometer for wear track profile measurement
  • Felisari GV 2000 ultrasonic equipment for cavitation erosion test, according to ASTM G32 standard
  • Slurry erosion test equipment