Equipment

Equipment Year K€

Computers serving the Light Microscope Camera’s,

2016

8.8

Zeiss Objective Plan Apo S 1.0x for Stereo Microscope V20

2016

1.1

Tescan Mira 3 GMU door extension for GM chamber

2015

4.6

Tescan Mira 3 GMU, Electron Microscope (SEM), in-beam SE/BSE, LVSTD, retractable BSE, water vapor inlet, pA Meter, IR TV Camera, Control Panel, SharkSEM Remote Control

2015

216

Tenupol-5 electrolytic thinning device, Sample preparation STEM

2015

20.5

 2 x LaboPol-60 / Force-50 grinding and polishing machines

2015

17

LectroPol-5 Electrolytical polishing unit

2015

19

100 X EPI plan confocal objective for Sensofar optical profilometer

2015

3.4

Zeiss High Res(Axiocam) Monochrome(6Mpixel) Camera incl Zen2 software and Zen lite multichannel Module software, 20f/s at full res.

2015

11.5

Photonic 80 LED Ring light serving Zeis stereo Mic V20

2015

1.1

Statue K, for Zeiss stemei 2000 Stereo Microscope,H & DF incl LED Ring light 

2015

1

2 x Piezo stages, MCL(mad city labs) , Nano 3D200

2015

20

Upgrade NanoTom CT-scanner with Diamond Target(window)

2015

12

DIC Software Vic-2D evaluation package

2015

7

EDAX EBSD system, Digiview, TEAM software serving Tescan SEM

2015

50

Keithley 2701E bench multimeter incl. Keithley 7700

2015

2

High Temp Furnace, Carbolite HTF 1804-230SN, 4 litre, up to 1800ᵒC

2015

17

DIC software Match ID

2015

2

Dino Lite digital Microscope

2014

1

Upgrade OIM computer to windows 7, 64 bit, including analyzer, revision genesis, OIM Team as applicable

2014

7.5

Microfluidic flow control system,MFCS-EZ Fluigent (0-7000mbar)

2014

2

Microfluidic flow control system,MFCS-EZ Fluigent (0-2000mbar)

2014

2

Miniature bulge test setup (Home Built Tue)

2014

10

WLI100XMRTC Interferometry objective for Bruker NPflex profiler

2014

9

20x objective for Bruker NPflex profiler

2014

2

Npflex 3D Optical Profiler system

2014

110

Torr international inc. Compact research coater CRC 600

2013

na

Bals-tec res 010 Ion miller, 94

2013

na

Analysis software for EBSD patterns, Cross Court 3

2013

15

Upgrade visualization / post processing software Nanotom CT scanner

2013

18

Upgrade Nanotom CT scanner , 100Gb rec capacity, gun cooling, VG-studiomax 2.2software

2013

35

Custom made Adjustable z stage/platform e.g. for Nano Tensile Stage

2012

1.2

Upgrade CSM MicroIndenter (MHT) to a combi tester (MCT) with Scratch tester

2012

30

Ceramic (Al2O3) indenter holder, vickers diamond indenter with ZrO2 (Zircon) shaft, for high temperature experiments.

2012

5

Nano Tensile stage (Home Built Tue)

2011

110

Modification Fiber Tensile stage (Home Built Tue)

2011

10

Micro-Free (pure) bending stage (Home Built Tue)

2011

90

Marciniak tester (Home Built Tue)

2010

50

MMMB set up, Miniaturized Mixed Mode Bending setup (Home Built Tue)

2010

60

EDAX EDS/OIM Pegasus apex 4/TEAM Hikari system with Apollo x SDD

2010

105

Remote controlled tensile stage Controller unit

2010

14.5

4 x Additional rogrammable sensor plugs for existing LVDT´s or load cells

2010

1.5

Kammrath & Weiss Micro Tweezer incl. Power supply

2010

6

EDAX Genesis 2 system 60 for Quanta 600 with appollo XP SDD

2010

63

Lyncee tec ,Digital Holographic Microscopy DHM incl Stroboscopic package for Dynamic measurements, max 100Khz  

2010

140

Feritscope, Fischer Instruments

2009

6

Nanomanipulators,  Kleindiek nanotechnik Gmbh

2009

70

Quanta 600F ESEM incl heating stages up to 1500C and Pt deposition

2009

400

Load cells 20N

2009

2

Zeiss, Statue “Stand DA”  for Zeiss Stereo Microsopes Stemi SV11,2000, V20

2009

2

Load cells 50N

2008

3

Plug-in’s and optics

2008

15

Upgrade AFM, Digital Instruments DI 3100 incl STM, MFM and HarmoniX

2008

71

MicroIndenter with DMA and CMC,  CSM instruments

2008

77

Liquid Nitrogen Safe Fill system

2008

7

Stereo Microscope V20, Zeiss

2008

28

Nano-Indenter, Scanning, scratching/wear and high temp, Micro-Materials

2008

3

Atomic Force & Scanning Tunneling Microscope, NanoSurf 2

2007

48

Clamping Kammrath&Weiss tensile stage/Climatebox 0-70ᵒC, 5-95% Rh(Home built TUe)

2007

23

ScratchHead NanoIndenter

2007

13

Gun Head UHR-SEM (FEI Sirion)

2007

14

Nanotom CT Scanner (Phoenix)

2007

233

PC-Cluster plus software Nanotom

2007

48

Target system for automatic target preparation, Struers

2006

75

TS-140 Active Vibration-isolation table

2005

8

Dual head confocal-laser interferometer, Sensofar

2005

115

Kammrath & Weiss tensile stage incl controller and fast motor up to 160Micron/s

2005

40

Kammrath & Weiss “fiber” Tensile Stage, load range 100µN – 3N

2005

32

TDAS

2005

16

Indenter tips  (NanoIndenter xp)

2005

2

Upgrade Macro Pure Bending stage (IHB, In House Built)

2004

15

Thermal-mechanical microloading stage (Kammrath &Weiss), with 5000N and 500N load cells

2004

96

Vacuum tube furnace (Carbolite HVT 12/60/700, 60 mm tube

2004

65

Digital Image Correlation (DIC) system/software

2004

55

AFM tips and holders

2004

13

Scanning Electron Microscopy

UHR-SEM (FEI Sirion) equipped with OIM Pegasus, EDX (Edax)

2003

490

Lateral Force Apparatus, GTD, TU/e, single asperity friction dynamics on micron scale

2003

120

Nano-indenter XP with CSM, and DCM, MTS

2002

184

Linkam LTS350 Heating/Freezing Stage (range -196-350C) for insitu Light-Microsopy

2002

13.5

Micro tensile stages, Deben Microtest 5 kN, load cells 5200 N; 2184 N; 690 N

1999

150

Deben Microtest 2 kN, loadcells 2184 N; 690 N

1999

15

Micro bending stage, Deben Microtest, load cells 1160 N; 2150 N

1999

15

Stereo-microscopy, Zeiss Stemi 2000

1999

6

Philips XL 30 ESEM-FEG, equipped with GSE, SE, BSE detectors, EDX

1998

680

Reflected light microscopy, Zeiss Axioplan 2 with AxioCam high res

1998

68

Atomic Force Microscopy, Digital Instruments DI 3100

1998

150

Zeiss Telecentric Lens, VISIONMES 225/11

1997

5

Furnace Nabertherm, LaboTherm 5/S  + Multitherm

1997

N.A.