Materials Lab Equipment

  • Transometer Thermal Metrology System
  • Pendulum Impact Tester
  • Haas 5-axis CNC mill
  • Dual Column Testing System
  • CAD Plotters
  • 3D Printers
  • Rockwell Hardness Testing Machine
  • Nikon Inverted Optical Microscope
  • Zwick/Roell z005 tensile testing machine
  • Instron Fatigue testing machine
  • Ingresol grand 60 gal. air compressor
  • Rolling Machine used for cold working
  • PR-22 Pneumatic mounting press
  • Smaller air compressor for use with pneumatic mounting press
  • Vacuum forming machine used for polymer molding
  • Fisher Scientific vacuum oven
  • Furnace ovens
  • Strain Gauges used to measure beam deflection
  • Polishers, Struer and Buehler
  • Computer Systems for data analysis
 

Common Materials Lab Experiments

  • Unit Cells
  • Cold Rolling non-ferrous metals
  • Mechanical Testing of Metals-1
  • Mechanical Testing of Metals-2
  • Heat Treatment ferrous Metals
  • Heat Treatment Non-ferrous Metals
  • Metallography
  • Bending of beams
  • Composite Tensile Testing
  • Polymer Tensile Testing
  • Stress relaxation of polymers
  • Formability test in polymers (Vacuum forming)
 

Thermal Fluid Lab Equipment

  • Wind Tunnel
  • Pump Training System
  • Multiphase Flow Test System
  • Wind Turbine
  • Solar Panels