13th March, 2017 Spantech Products Limited acquires majority stake in nanoindentation manufacturer Wrexham, UK: Micro Materials Ltd (MML), leaders in nanoindentation and nanomechanical measurements, announced that Spantech Products Ltd of Surrey, UK has acquired a majority holding in MML as part of a management supported buyout arrangement. Paul Grasske, who will continue in place as…
The NanoTest Xtreme has been featured in one of AZoNano’s insights from industry articles. The article on Performing Indentation Experiments Under vacuum Conditions outlines some of the key features of the Xtreme in advancing several fields of researching including aerospace and nuclear research. To read the full article click here
Micro Materials is pleased to announce the launch of the CORE range, five new instruments which cover key experimental techniques in nano and micro-mechanical testing. The new product range includes: CORE nanoindentation system CORE microindentation system CORE nano-scratch tester CORE micro-scratch tester CORE nano-impact tester The CORE range of compact dedicated test instruments have…
Nanoindentation is a well-known methodology for testing the hardness of very small volumes of material, and sometimes even single crystals, by using a conical or pyramidal indenter tip to deform the material. Over time nanomechanical testing techniques have been refined with the introduction of commercially available high temperature testing equipment. Why test at higher temperatures?…
Micro Materials are pleased to announce that the maximum load of the high load head for the NanoTest Vantage systems has been extended to 30 N.
Why choose Micro Materials?
For over 25 years, Micro Materials has been a leading innovator in the highly specialised world of nano-mechanical testing – constantly developing and refining equipment that has consistently set new benchmarks for performance and adaptability.
One of our key objectives is to provide multi-functional nanoindenters and nano-mechanical testing instrumentation that is intuitive and simple to use.
The video below gives an introduction to Micro Materials and describes why we are the preferred choice for many researchers around the world.