LMT Facilities  (spring 2008)

- Sample preparation:

- Thermal Characterization

- Thermal treatments

- Metallographic sample preparation (photo 1, photo 2)

- Morphological characterization (transmission & reflection mode) (photo 1)

- Hardness: macro (photo 1) , micro (photo 2), nanoidentation (with AFM & MFM) (photo 3, photo 4)

- Magnetic characterization

- Mechanical characterization

- Atomic characterization: Scanning Probe Microscopy (RT, ultra high vacuum, in situ evaporation...) (photo 1, photo 2)

- Density measurements (Archimedes method) (photo 1)

 

UAB Facilities

 

- Chemical ICP analysis

- Transmission electron microscopy with EDAX

- Scanning electron microscopy with EDAX

- X Ray diffraction (RT up to 700K)