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TriboIndenter TI 950 : Nanomechanical characterization

Equipment Type: 
Metrology
Equipment Area: 
South Cleanroom
Equipment Location: 
1.205
Description: 

For Comprehensive and Quantitative Nanomechanical Test Instrument

The Hysitron TI 950 TriboIndenter® is the next-generation nanomechanical test instrument providing industry-leading sensitivity and unprecedented performance. The TI 950 nanoindenter has been developed as an automated, high throughput instrument to support the numerous nanomechanical and nanotribological characterization techniques developed by Hysitron. The TI 950 nanoindenter system incorporates the powerful performech® Advanced Control Module, which greatly improves the precision of feedback-controlled nanomechanical testing, provides dual head testing capability for nano/micro scale connectivity, and offers unprecedented noise floor performance. The numerous nanomechanical testing techniques offered by Hysitron, as well as new testing methods currently being developed, make the TI 950 TriboIndenter an extremely versatile and effective nanomechanical characterization tool for the broadest range of applications.
TI 950 TriboIndenter Features

Patented capacitive transducer technology provides unprecedented measurement sensitivity (<30nN, <0.2nm), accuracy, and reliability during the nanoindentation process
Ultra sensitive force and displacement noise floors (<2nN, <0.02nm) when equipped with xProbe transducer technology
Supports full suite of current and future Hysitron testing techniques, making the TI 950 the most versatile nanomechanical testing system in the market
High resolution in-situ SPM imaging for precise test positioning accuracy and rapid observation of post-test deformation behavior
High speed feedback control algorithms enabled by the performech Advanced Control Module provides superior control over the testing and data acquisition process
XPM ultra-fast mechanical property mapping at 6 nanoindentation measurements per second
Seamless dual-head testing capability for true nano/micro scale connectivity
Automated sample staging and testing routines provide fast sample throughput
Custom engineered enclosure and active anti-vibration system delivers exceptional environmental stability for reliable nanoscale characterization
Two dimensional capacitive transducer technology enables ultra-thin film tribological and interfacial adhesion characterization
Hysitron’s most powerful and versatile nanomechanical test instrument, enabling quantitative characterization of materials ranging from soft polymers to synthetic diamond thin films

Gases: 
None
Compatible Materials: 
No restriction
Incompatible Materials: 
No restriction