The LightMAT resource network contains capabilities from the U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratory system. This search function enables you to view and filter these capabilities within LightMAT.
Many of the capabilities listed on this page are user facilities managed by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science. Each user facility has established processes for submitting a proposal and gaining access. Visit http://science.energy.gov/user-facilities/user-resources/getting-started for more information.
|Additive Manufacturing of Metals||Oak Ridge National Laboratory||ORNL is working with additive manufacturing feedstocks, equipment manufacturers, and end users to revolutionize the way products are designed and built. The research and development in this field are...|
|Transportation and High Volume Composite Materials Manufacturing||Oak Ridge National Laboratory||ORNL's integrated composite materials manufacturing capability incorporates materials and processing research and development via prototypical parts, components, and system demonstration.|
|High Strain Rate Servo-Hydraulic Testing of Magnesium and Other Materials||Oak Ridge National Laboratory||The high rate test machine (HRTM) is built around a custom high-rate actuator designed and built by MTS Corp. Capacity is 9000 lbf at static conditions and 5500 lbf at maximum velocity of 700 in./sec...|
|Predictive Engineering Tools for Injection-molded Long-fiber Reinforced Thermoplastic Composites||Pacific Northwest National Laboratory||PNNL's capability allows for integrated use of state-of-the-art processes and constitutive models to calculate tensile and flexural stiffness properties of injection-molded long-fiber...|
|Laser Ultrasonics||Idaho National Laboratory||Laser ultrasonics can provide micron- to nanometer-scale elastic property information commensurate with microstructure heterogeneity. Examples include monitoring recrystallization at high...|