Micromaterials NanoTest Platform

The Nanotest system offers a complete range of Nanomechanical and nanotribological tests in one single instrument:

  • Nanoindentation
  • Nano-impact and fatigue
  • Nano-scratch and wear
  • Nano-fretting

Nanotest capabilities:

  • Surface/near-surface
  • Mechanical properties of thin films and coatings, loads 10 μN - 500 mN
  • Hardness
  • Modulus
  • Creep
  • Depth-profiling
  • Wear resistance
  • Interfacial adhesion
  • Fracture toughness
  • Hot stage available – to ca. 400oC