Research into the mechanical properties of structural materials, particularly fusion and fission energy and aerospace applications, using advanced characterisation and modelling techniques.
Lead Academic Staff: David Armstrong, Chris Grovenor, Anna Kareer, Sergio Lozano-Perez, James Marrow, Roger Reed, Edmund Tarleton, Angus Wilkinson
Oxford Micromechanics Group
Ion Implantation of Tungsten 800C at CEA Saclay, France
Energy Filtered TEM and atom probe tomography analysis of Y2O3 nanoprecipitation in ODS FeCr steels
Array of identical micro-cantilevers for high temperature fracture testing at 750C