Carries out examination of metallic and non-metallic materials of wide application and products thereof with the use of the transmission and focused-beam electron microscopy, local elemental analysis on the basis of MRSA, Auger-, photoelectron and ultraviolet spectroscopy, X-ray structure and other special methods of analysis as well as mechanical tests for materials strength, creep, fatigue, heat- and erosion-resistance within the temperature range from -196 to 1673 ∞C.
Prof. S.I. Kishkina laboratory testing room
Conducts certification test determining mechanical, thermal, physical, corrosion, erosive, microbiological and climatic characteristics of materials as well as their chemical composition and combustibility of non-metals.
Fulfills non-destructive control of materials and products thereof.
Possesses a unique Complex (more than 700 units) of research and test facilities, including the units single in Russia - УATLASФ (USA) unit for heat and smoke emission determination; УRIGAKUФ (Japan) complex of units for determining crystal structure, phase composition, residual stress and crystallographic orientation of monocrystals; УESCALAB-5Ф (Great Britain) unit for metals surface condition analysis; JEM-4000EX electron ultra-high resolution microscope; УMETTLER TOLEDOФ thermoanalytical complex; УLEYCAФ complex of optic equipment; ARL 4460 spectrometer for alloys emission analysis including rapid analysis for alloying elements and dopants on standard samples; Quantrex S360 and Quantrex S650 systems for the ultrasonic cleaning of fractures and microsections; УSTRUERSФ complex for the preparation of metallographic samples.
УRIGAKU D/MAX-2500Ф Unit
УRIGAKU PFS-3MФ Unit
Accredited by State Standard of Russia, Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) Aviation Register, General Electric Aircraft Engines (USA), acknowledged by British Aerospace (Great Britain), Airbus Industry, Snecma (France), Boeing (USA).
The organizational structure of the Testing Center, the system of providing the materials quality in accordance with ISO-9000 and VIAMТs long experience in aircraft materials inspection and certification ensure the effective and timely testing and certification of the products.