Laboratory facilities

Our research is concentrated on physical and mechanical metallurgy of advanced steels.
 

Facilities:

MPE:

  • Gleeble 3800 thermomechanical simulator
  • Laboratory rolling mill
  • Mechanical testing machines (MTS 810, Zwick 100, Zwick Vibrophore 100)
  • Macro- and microhardness testers
  • Charpy Impact test hammer
  • NDT drop weight hammer
  • Laser and optical microscopes, metallography
  • GDOES (GDA750)
  • High temperature furnaces
  • Corrosion measurement devices
  • Feritscope FMP30, measurement of the ferrite content in austenitic and Duplex steel
  • Specimen preparation devices for optical and electron microscopes (SEM,TEM, etc.)
  • STEM, FESEM-EDS-EBSD, EPMA, XPS, FIB+FESEM+EDS, XRD at MNT-center

 

Contact person: Seppo Järvenpää

 

 

University of Oulu machine shop reseach support

Last updated: 26.2.2019