Materials Characterization

The following equipment is available to users of the Carleton Laboratory. For further details, click on the image of the testing machine.

The Columbia Nano Initiative Shared Laboratory Facilities ( have additional materials characterization facilities that may be used be researchers.

Gemini II Rheometer

Mastersizer Particle Analyzer

Netzsch NanoFlash

View of Chamber with Post-tensioned Cable Specimen
Atlas SolarConstant unit
Freeze Thaw Cycle Machine

Orton 2010 C Dilatometer

Wilson/Rockwell Hardness

Thermo Scientific HAAKE MARS Rheometer

APA Jr. Pavement Testing Machine
Corrosion Chamber

Glow Discharge Spectrometer

TA Instruments Q50 Thermogravimetric Analyzer

TA Instruments TAM Air Isothermal Calorimeter 

Leco DH603 Hydrogen Analyzer


TA Instruments DMA 850

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