DRX Brucker D8
DRX Brucker D8

DRX Brucker D8

Fitted wih a 2D detector, our Brucker D8 RX diffraction device, used on an everyday base, is dedicated to residual stress measurments & textures characterisations of metal, thin films...
Location : Troyes X009
In charge :
Bruno GUELORGET
Manuel FRANCOIS
Training :
Bruno GUELORGET
Manuel FRANCOIS
Delphine RETRAINT
Léa LE JONCOURT
DRX-Brucker-nogent
DRX-Brucker-nogent

DRX Brucker Nogent

Nogent Antenna has its own diffraction device, thus allowng us to easily balance workload. Used on an everyday base, this one is especially dedicated to thin film analysis.
Location : Nogent Lab
In charge :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
Training :
Akram Al Hussein
Bruno GUELORGET
Manuel FRANCOIS
Delphine RETRAINT
Siefert DRX
Siefert DRX

DRX : Siefert

This 2 decades old machine is still serving everyday thus demonstrating how usefull that kind of device can be especially for residual stress measurments and material characterisation.
Location : Troyes, X009

In Charge : Bruno Guelorget

Training :
Bruno GUELORGET
Manuel FRANCOIS
Delphine RETRAINT
Léa LE JONCOURT
 
micro-indenter
micro-indenter

micro indenter :

This classical Brinell/Vickers device has been fitted with an home made auto-driving system allowing to reduce large set measurment time.
Location : Troyes, X008

In Charge : Laurent DANIEL

Trainning : Laurent DANIEL, Bruno Guelorget
 
durometre-nogent
durometre-nogent

Nogent micro indenter

A more more recent version of Brinell/Vickers device not yet fitted with our home made auto-driving system.
Location : Nogent Lab

In Charge : Laurent DANIEL

Trainning : Laurent DANIEL, Bruno Guelorget
 
Microscope numérique
Microscope numérique

High-res videomicroscope

Thanks to our proximity with UTT optical lab, we have access to four EBMs, however, our high quality video microscope allows us to quick check parts reaching limits of light resolution without the need to use more restrictive EBM.
Location : Troyes X008
In charge :
Bruno GUELORGET, Laurent DANIEL
Training :
Bruno GUELORGET, Laurent DANIEL
 
Microscope numérique nogent
Microscope numérique nogent

Nogent High-res videomicroscope

Allowing immediate on site optical microscopy, this second high quality video microscope is moreoften used for rapid thin layer inspection.
Location : Nogent Lab
In charge :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
Training :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
Laurent DANIEL
 
EBM-table-nogent
EBM-table-nogent

Nogent table EBM

Allowing immediate on site electronic microscopy, this table top Electron Beam Microscope is especially used for rapid thin layer inspection.
Location : Nogent Lab
In charge :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
Training :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
 
us-shoot-peening
us-shoot-peening

Ultrasonic shot peening machine.

We have been using ultrasonic shot peening devices for decades in order to produce Surface Mechanical Attrition Threatments (SMAT).
Capable of simulating what we will get using any shot penning method we introduced the idea of prestress engineering more than a decade ago.
Location :Troyes,  X010
In charge :
Delpine RETRAINT, Thomas VALLON
Training :
Thomas VALLON
Bertin shoot peening
Bertin shoot peening

Bertin shot peening machine

Able to generate shot peened surfaces under prestress and at high temperature, our specially designed Bertin machine has been used to create world first nanocrystalised texture on steel
Location : Troyes X010
In charge :
Delphine RETRAINT
Thomas VALLON
instron 5kn tensile test machine
instron 5kn tensile test machine

5kN tensile test machine.

Our two decades old tensile machine met more than 40 PHd students. Home retrofited with Labview it is here used in combination with optical speckle dispositif.
Location :Troyes,  X004
In charge :
Thomas VALLON,
Training :
Quite anybody et Lab ;-), but especially :
Thomas VALLON, Claude GARNIER, Laurent DANIEL
traction-150kN
traction-150kN

150kN tensile test machine with owen.

This more powerful yet less accurate device allow us to carry large force traction or compression testing at high temperature.
Location :Troyes,  Industrial Hall
In charge :
Thomas VALLON,
Training :
Quite anybody et Lab ;-), but especially :
Thomas VALLON, Claude GARNIER,
machine de fatigue nouvelle
machine de fatigue nouvelle

Fatigue test machine.

This machine is one of our two fatigue machines use both for metal and composits
Location : Troyes : Room X013
In charge :
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay
Training :
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay
Lea Le_joncourt
traction-250-kN-nogent
traction-250-kN-nogent

Nogent Zwick / Roel 250 kN tensile test machine.

Nogent has is own tensile test machine. Able to reach 250kN Force
Location : Nogent, lab
In charge :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
Training :
Quite anybody et Lab ;-), but especially :
Fabrice Parent
mouton-de-charpy
mouton-de-charpy

Nogent Zwick / Roel Charpy impact testing machine

Nogent has this brand new high load Charpy testing machine, yet a classical mec lab device still very useful
Location : Nogent, lab
In charge :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
Training :
Quite anybody at Lab ;-), but especially :
Fabrice Parent
Nanoindenter Nogent
Nanoindenter Nogent

Nanoindenter Brucker Nogent.

This brand new device is dedicated to thin layer analysis but can also be used to balance worload frm our historical Troyes located device
Location : Nogent Lab
In charge :
Fabrice Parent
Akram Al Hussein
Training :
Akram Al Hussein
Bruno GUELORGET
nanoindenteur
nanoindenteur

Nanoindenter.

Our original Nanoindenter is server by a skilled engineer and has been a support for numerous publications and patents for two decades
Location : Troyes Room : X007
In charge :
Bruno GUELORGET
Training :
Bruno GUELORGET
impulse excitation measurements furnace
impulse excitation measurements furnace

RDFA HT1050, impulse excitation measurements furnace

Capable of measuring until 1050°C this furnace is mainly dedicated to thin film studies
Location : Nogent Lab
In charge :
Fabrice Parent
Training :
Fréderic Sanchette
chaine-fabrication-composites thermofusibles
chaine-fabrication-composites thermofusibles

Thermoextruder and accessories

This whole chain including thermoextruder, cutter allow us to create our own vegetal fiber charged composits.
Location : Troyes Room : X013
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay
Training :
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay
ageing machine
ageing machine

rapid ageing machine

Allowing us to age numerous materials with UVs, Heat and moisture cycles it is especially used for composits
Location : Troyes Room : X013
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay
Training :
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay
camera haute vitesse
camera haute vitesse

High speed camera

Capable of taking 800 frames per second at a 2560 x 1600 B&W resolution this device helps us to dive into time lapses
Location : Troyes Room : X013
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay
Training :
Lu Gong
Guillaume Montay