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.,
Dan Nicolella, Ph.D.
Materials Development Section
Materials Engineering Department
Mechanical Engineering Division
April 15, 2014