Lab Facilities

Lab Facilities

 Equipment Name Possible Applications   Device Image
 (HMV-2 , SHIMADZU , Japan)  – Research and Development:
1. Microstructures of all types of metal materials.
2. Hardened surface layers and transmuted layers with the finishing.
3. Welds and other points of adhesion.
4. Paint layers and metallic plating.
5. Fine ceramics.
6. Engineering plastics.
 
 Induction heating machine
(MTI Corporation, 25KW-EQ-SEP-25A)
 • Up to 2000 oC
• Up to 2000 oC• Up to 1000A
• Up to 500 gm iron melting
• Vacuum/inert gas
• Iron/cupper/aluminium/magnesium
 
 Themal Analysis system (DSC,TGA and TMA)
(Linseis, STA PT 1000/ 1100 TMA PT-1600)
 • DSC,TGA,-100 to 1200 oC
• DSC,TGA,-100 to 1200 oC
• TMA, R.T. to 1400 oC
• TMA, 5N, thermal expansion, tension, compression, bend-ing, penetration, Young’s modulus
• Ceramics, Building Materials and Glass Industry
• Research, Development and Academia,
• Metals / Alloys Industry, Electronics Industry
 
 Desktop Rolling Mill
(Durston, FSM130
 • Metals /polymer
• Metals /polymer
• Hot/cold
• Flat (13 to 0.1)
• rod rolling (13 to 1)
• max speed 50rpm
• load sensor
• precision displacement (50 microns step)
 
 Inverted metallurgical microscope
(Olympus, GX71)
 • Up to 2000X
• Up to 2000X
• Up to  5 kg sample wt.
• Microstructure
• Color control
• Bright field
• Nonmetallic Inclusions
• Image analyzer
 
 Measuring microscope
(MarVision MM320
 • 3D up to 200mm stroke
• 3D up to 200mm stroke
• Measurement of electronic parts (e.g. printed circuit boards).
• 2D profile measurements on metal and plastic parts.
• Measurement of small fea-tures on micromechanical parts.
• Production control of turned parts.
 
 Electric Arc melting furnace (800A)  • Up to 3000 oC
• Up to 3000 oC
• Up to 500 gm Ti
• Electromagnetic Stirrer on one crucible
• Precious metals and alloys (Ti-,Ni-, Co-, Zr-) alloys
• Vacuum/inert atmosphere• Tilting
• Drop casting
• Centrifugal casting
• Bulk amorphous alloys
• Vacuum/suction casting
 
 Fine cutting machine
(MTI Corporation, SYJ-200)
 • Precision cutting
• Precision cutting
• Cooling
• Automatic feeding rate
• Control rotating speed
• Diamond cutting
 
 Universal Testing Machine 100kN
(Shimazu, UTM AG X Plus series)
 • Tension/compression/3 and 4 point bending
• Tension/compression/3 and 4 point bending
• heating (1100 oC)
• cooling (-100 oC)
• metals/ceramics/polymers
 
1500oC compact tube furnace with complete vaccum system

(MTI GSL 1500X 50LVS)

 • Heat treatment in vacu-um/oxidizing/reducing/inert atmosphere.• Heat treatment in vacu-um/oxidizing/reducing/inert atmosphere.• sintering  • Control heating /cooling rates  

Common related facilities

    – SEM
    – XRD
    – High resolution FE TEM equipped with EDX
    – AFM
    – Particle size analyzer
    – Laser confocal microscope