Central Laboratory for Materials Mechanical Properties

    Equipment/facility: Facility

    • Location

      2220 Campus Drive Cook Hall, 1034 Evanston, IL 60208

    Description

    The Central Laboratory for Materials Mechanical Properties (CLaMMP) contains testing machines and accessories for conducting educational, research, and outreach experiments on most solid materials. The lab is available for use for both the Northwestern community and non-Northwestern researchers on an hourly-fee basis. The facility provides testing equipment for studying the mechanical behavior of materials.

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    accessories
    test equipment
    mechanical properties
    conduction

    Categories

    • Training
    • Tensile test

    Resources

    • MTS 3 - 50 KN capacity servo - hydraulic mechanical testing system
    • MTS 4 - 100 KN capacity servo - electric mechanical testing system
    • MTS 5 - 100 KN capacity servo - hydraulic mechanical testing system with high temperature environmental chamber
    • MTS 6 - 100 KN capacity screw - driven mechanical testing system
    • MTS 7 - 250 KN capacity servo - hydraulic mechanical testing system
    • Tinius Olson 358 J capacity Charpy Impact tester
    • Tinius Olson 25 J capacity Charpy and Izod Impact tester
    • Interactive Instruments - 4400 N capacity portable screw - driven mechanical testing system
    • ATS 50 KN Creep testing frame
    • ATS 22 KN Creep testing frame
    • Compression Testing
    • Tensile (tension) testing
    • Fatigue Testing
    • Creep Testing
    • Fracture Toughness Testing
    • Charpy Impact Testing
    • Izod Impact Testing
    • Bending Strength Testing
    • Dynamic Young's Modulus
    • Hot Hardness Testing