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Vallen AMSY4-MC2

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General information

  • Investigation area
  • Techniques
    Acoustic Emission
  • Manufacturer
    Vallen Systeme GmbH
  • Measured quantity
    Acoustic emission signals, signal features, energy release
  • Main application
    Acoustic emission monitoring
  • In-situ, real-time compatible

Instrument specification

  • Technical aspects

    Acoustic emission acquisition system for monitoring of damage during application, e.g., during mechanical testing. System is equiped with two VS 600-Z2 piezoelectric AE sensors (400–800 kHz and Ø 4.7 mm). Possibility to quantify and localize events.

  • In-situ capabilities
    Possibility to continuously measure samples during mechanical test or health monitoring of components during service. Operating temperature range: -40°C to +110°C


Instrument location

  • Group
    Advances Ceramics
  • Building
  • Room
  • Faculty
    Fachbereich 4
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