Multiscale & Multiphysics Mechanics of Materials Research Laboratory (M4RL)


  • Mercury Intrusion porosimeter (MIP)
  • Electrical impedance spectroscope (EIS)
  • Compression testing setup
  • Thermogravimetric analyzer (TGA)
  • Differential scanning calorimeter (DSC)
  • Fourier Transform Infrared spectroscope (FTIR)
  • TAM Air – Isothermal calorimeter
  • Universal testing machine for closed loop CMOD-controlled fracture experiments
  • Digital Furnace
  • MTS load frame (servo-hydraulic)
  • Micro-hardness tester
  • Particle size analyzer with laser diffraction


Shared Facilities:

  • Compressive Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar (SHPB) Apparatus
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) with EDX and Optical Microscope
  • Nanoindenter
  • Rigaku Ultima IV multipurpose X-ray diffraction (XRD) system
  • Nanoscratch tester
  • Atomic force microscope
  • electron microprobe
  • HPLC System
  • NMR spectrometer
  • Rheometer
  • Viscosity Meter
  • X-ray Tomography with Nano Resolution
  • Polishing wheels, Diamond cut off saw (Specimen preparation)
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