Mechanical spectroscopy (method of internal friction);
Vector magnetometer VSM "Aerosonic" with electromagnet of 1T, produced by Oxford Instruments Ltd;
Equipment for measurements of magnetic susceptibility in the temperature range of 80 to 450 K, produced by IMP NASU;
Computer modelling: ab initio calculations of electronic structure (licensed WIEN2K software);
Tensile and compressing tests (model H5K-
Optical polarized microscope CARL ZEISS equipped with a digital photocamera and ferrite-
Dilatometer for measurements of linear size change under combined action of magnetic field, mechanical loading and temperature;
Licensed programme ThermoCalc for calculations of thermodynamical equilibrium;
Licensed programme DICTRA for calculations of diffusion processes.
Equipment for melting: arc furnace for melting of small ingots of 10 to 50 g in the weight
1. NABERTHERM N11/H
In cooperation within Institute for Metal Physics:
Induction furnace for melting 200 g to 1 kg ingots under vacuum or protected atmosphere.
An analytical electron microscope, JEM-
Fluorescence spectrometer for chemical analysis of alloy compositions.
In cooperation with Institute for Semiconductor Physics, Kiev
Electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) spectrometer with technical characteristics: frequency 9.3 GHz, microwave field power 10 dB, the amplification coefficient 2x103, the magnetic field with the modulation amplitude 2x104 T and frequency 105 Hz.