Areas of Expertise
- Mechanical characterisation of advanced metallic and ceramic based systems
- Processing, microstructural evolution and mechanical properties of titanium alloys
- Fatigue damage in structural materials
The units will cover the following: Mechanical test equipment and their operation; Furnaces and specimen grips; Extensometry and temperature measurement; Crack monitoring; Data logging; Standards and Calibrations; Data handling; Laboratory exercise; interpreting fracture surfaces. Associated Health and Safety.