CapabilitiesUAB MPAD composites has comprehensive facilities for full-cycle materials design, product development, processing and process trials, prototyping and validation. The design and analysis tools, mechanical, physical and thermal testing, special equipment such as low velocity impact, split hopkinson pressure bar and ballistic testing are summarized in the files below.
Comprehensive view of the R&D Capabilities
Modeling and Simulation Capabilities (PDF)
(ASTM and related test methods) (PDF)
Dynamic Impact Testing Facilities (Impact testing at different velocities and High Strain Rate Impact)