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Structural Materials & Degradation 

Facilities

LIST OF EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE

  • Universal tensile testing machine
  • Vickers Microhardness tester
  • Brinell and Rockwell hardness tester
  • Impact tester
  • Nabertherm Furnaces; 1300oC
  • Electronic cut off machine
  • Linear precision saw machine
  • Mechanical grinding and polishing machine
  • Dip coater machine
  • High temperature oxidation apparatus
  • Rotating stirrer 
  • Analytical balance
  • Magnetic hot plate and stirrer
  • Fume hood
  • Potentiostat
  • Distilled water machine
  • Glassware for electrochemical test and chemical preparation (beakers, lab flasks (conical,erlenmeyer), burette,petridishes, stirring rods, funnels, condensers)
  • ASTM G28 and G48 test equipments (Evaluating resistance to pitting, intergranular and crevice corrosion)
  • NACE TM0284 prototype test equipment and chamber (Evaluating resistance to hydrogen induced cracking corrosion HIC)
  • Salt spray chamber machine