Testing Facilities

In two climate controlled testing laboratories as well as a chemical laboratory, a variety of devices and machines are available for extensive textile and composite testing. Furthermore a fully equipped microscopy laboratory is available. Standard light microscopy as well as REM imaging can be conducted. A sample list of available testing machines is available below.

Mechanical Testing

  • TexTechno Statimat 4U

  • TexTechno Favimat+

  • TexTechno Texturmat M

  • Zwick Roell Z100

  • Zwick Roell 1455

  • Zwick Roell Z2.5

  • Uster MDTA 3

  • Uster Tester 5

  • Die Cutter for sample preparation

  • Cantilever Bending Tests

Various Testing & Analysis

  • Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA)

  • Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)

  • Analytical weighing scales

  • Testex water and airflow permeability tester

  • James Heal Martindale Abrasion Tester

  • High temperature contact angle measurements of glass