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Specialized Testing

The expertise of the materials development technical staff in collaboration with expert mechanical designers at SwRI provides clients with the unique capability for specialized test facility design and experimentation.  Modification of existing equipment or the design, development and construction of specialized tests and test equipment can be performed to qualify new materials or devices for specific applications.  Specialized testing includes friction and wear, fatigue, corrosion, stress relaxation, etc., and combinations of multiple modalities for materials and devices.  Contact a section staff member for consultation on your special testing needs.

For further information, contact:
Ben H. Thacker, Ph.D., Carl Popelar, or Dan Nicolella, Ph.D.



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April 15, 2014