Materials Engineering & Characterization and Analytical Laboratory

Laboratory Feature

  • Insulator characterization using SEM as per RDSO specifications
  • Transformer Electrical steel testing laboratory recognized by BIS and accredited by NABL

Offered Testing Service

  • Material characterization of different materials viz. metals, ceramics, polymer, composites, coatings using Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) with EDX
  • Metallography and Image Analysis
  • Particle/Powder characterization
  • Chemical analysis of metallic materials as per ASTM E-415
  • Electrical steels CRGO & CRNGO as per IEC 60404, IS3024 & IS 649 and IS 648
  • Residual Stress Measurement
  • Tensile strength, fatigue, impact, Creep, hardness, Taber abrader, wear and erosion test
  •  High Temperature Accelerated Creep/ Stress Rupture Testing as per ASTM E-139 or IS 3407(Part-1&2)  and sample preparation as per ASTM E-8.
  • Analytical studies through Finite Elemental Analysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD).
  • nalysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD).

Clients: NTPC, NEPCO, State electricity  Boards (MSEB, MPGCL, TNEB,KSEB, KPCL)   General Electrical, L& T, HAL, ISRO, GMR, Reliance power,  Adhani power , Lanco, RITES, Saravana Globals, Aditya birla insulators, Insulators & Electricals, Toshiba T & D,  Bharat Bijlee Limited, Mahindra Steel Services, BHEL, ThyssenKrupp Electrical Steel, JSW Steel, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation, Bureau of Indian Standards.

Contact Details

Janardhana. M
Joint Director & HoD
Materials Technology Division
Phone No: +91-80-22072426
Mob: +91 9480523973
Email: janardhana@cpri.in / mtd@cpri.in

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