Facilities

DMSE's laboratory facilities include spaces and equipment for teaching, research, experimentation, and manufacturing.

Shared Experimental Facilities

  • Lab for Engineering Materials (LEM)
  • Lab for Advanced Materials (LAM)
  • NanoMechanical Technology (NanoLab)
  • Metallography Laboratory
  • Furnaces and Presses
  • Tensile Testing
  • SEM
  • Thin-Film Laboratory

Teaching Facilities

  • Undergraduate Teaching Lab
  • Metals Lab, including the Forge and Foundry
  • Glass Lab

Consult the links on the sidebar for information about equipment, use, scheduling, and associated costs.

Other Available Facilities

DMSE researchers make extensive use of MIT's NSF-supported Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC), which has state-of-the-art Shared Experimental Facilities for Analysis, X-ray Diffraction, Electron Microscopy, and Crystal Growth. Other facilities are available through the Edgerton Center, the Hobby Shop. Professional machining and fabrication services are available at the Central Machine Shop.