Equipment and material testing

  • lab-workDoes your organisation require access to a range of specialist equipment and a professional testing service to carry out profitable research and development?

    Oxford Brookes University provides equipment and testing services in:

    Material and Product Development

    • Tensile and Torsion Testing
    • Stress Concentration Mapping
    • Finite Element Analysis
    • Moire Interferometry
    • Cryogenic Testing
    • Photo-elasticity Testing

    Construction and Infrastructure

    • Integrity testing for cladding materials
    • Flexural Strength Testing for pallets and support structures
    • Static Load Testing
    • Concrete Cube dry density and strength testing for both quality monitoring and material development
    • Load Cell Calibration


    • Microscopy and Immunocytochemistry
    • Nutrient Analysis
    • Protein expression optimisation
    • Geographical information systems analysis

    Human Performance

    • Physical, physiological and metabolic testing of athletes
    • Fitness Programmes for all