Materials, Metrology and Non-Destructive Testing (MM) Section

MM section undertakes the development, selection, specification, characterisation and analysis of materials such as metals and their alloys, composites, ceramics and thin films. The section provides support for the quality control of materials and components including Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) and dimensional controls. The team conceives and realises a large range of static and dynamic mechanical tests and measurements and performs failure analyses.