Facility

Mechanical testing



Hydraulic servo fatigue testing machine (100kN and 25kN)

& Creep rupture testing machine



Mechanical testing machine (Tension, Compression, Bending)

Universal Testing Machine (Max. load capacity.50kN, Shimadzu, AG-X)

Universal Testing Machine (Max. load capacity 10kN, Shimadzu, Autograph) 

Universal Testing Machine (Max.load capacity 5kN, Shimadzu, EZ-Test)



Micro hardness tester (DUH, Shimadzu Corp.)

Rotational bending testing machine


MICROSCOPIC 2D- and 3D OBSERVATION



Ultraviolet stereo vision high temperature observation system (L) & X-ray Computed Tomography Scanner (R)


MATERIALS CHARACTERIZATION



Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM, Hitachi) & EBSD detector (Oxford)

High Speed Camera (Keyence)

Optical Microscope (Olympus)



MATERIALS PROCESSING



Arc-Melting Furnace (NISSIN GIKEN)

Casting Machine (KDF Corp.)

Carbon heater furnace




Electric furnace

(NaberthemP310, GmbH)

3D pinter (photo-curing)




X-Ray Diffractometer

(XRD, Rigaku Mini-flex)

Planetary Ball milling (classic line P6, Fritsch Japan Co., Ltd)

Planetary mixer

(ARE-310, Thinky)




Fine cutting machine  (Buehler)

Automatic polishing machine (IMT)

Automatic polishing machine (Buehler)

Compact ion sputter

(Sanyu Electron Co. Ltd.)



Software & Workstation for Simulation and 3D Imaging

  • ABAQUS Standard/Explicit/CAE
  • COMSOL
  • MATLAB
  • Solid Works (Academic ver.)
  • Avizo software for Materials Science (Thermo Fisher Scientific)

Workstation