Equipment

Laboratory Equipment:

  • Universal material testing machine AGS: max. Force 10 kN and 250 kN
  • Micro material tester SHIMADZU - Micro-Servo-Pulser (max. 100 N, 0 – 60 Hz)
  • Optical deformation analysis system ARAMIS 3D
  • Polariscope VISHAY for measurements in transmission and reflection
  • Universal nanomechanical tester UNAT

Computer Equipment:

  • HPC-Cluster with:
    • 10 nodes (each node 4x Quad-Core CPU AMD "Shanghai", RAM 64 GByte, Infiniband) and
    • 8 nodes (each node 4 x Six-Core CPU AMD "Instanbul", RAM 64 GByte, Infiniband)
  • inhouse file-server 18 TByte, RAID, backup-system, uninterrupted power supply unit, air conditioning technology
  • miscellaneous Compute-Server
  • Computer-pool for FEM/CAD-education (10 PC each 2 x Dual-Core CPU AMD Opteron, LINUX)

Software:

  • FEM: ABAQUS, ANSYS, PATRAN
  • in-house codes: FEM, BEM und DEM
  • MATLAB, Mathematica, CAD-Systeme et al.