Category Archive for "News"

Visit to ‘Innovatie ontketend: Aerospace sector’

Innovatie Ontketend, is an event where large scale innovation challenges are combined with the resolve and power of small and medium scale enterprises. The latest edition, hosted in Aalsmeer, was dedicated to the aerospace industry with an emphasis on smart-challenges…

Bark project Dutch Design Acedemy Sarmite Polakova

Cooperation Design Academy Eindhoven

MATinspired has conducted an R&D project looking into the processing of tree bark to make it available as a design material. Processed bark is very flexible, and thus has a range of potential application. This includes, but is not limited…

Workshop Metallography

On the 23th of June our workshop Metallography took place. During this workshop a practial introduction of analysis of microstructures of metals and other materials was given. We also described preparation of samples (cutting, embedding, grinding, polishing and etching) and the…

New website

In May, we launched our new website. The website has been redesigned, and a web shop has been added. It should be noted that the web shop is only available in Dutch. Furthermore, it is now possible to contact us…

Heat treatments on lab-scale

MATinspired has various ovens with which heat treatment can be carried out on a lab scale. The ovens are of different sizes and temperature ranges. This allows us to do heat treatments in different atmospheres and temperatures, adapted exactly to…

Partnership RAAK-MKB

MATinspired is a partner of the RAAK-MKB project in collaboration with Fontys Hogescholen Eindhoven. RAAK-MKB focusses on financing projects between educational institutions and small and medium sized companies (SMEs). In collaboration with Fontys Hogenscholen Eindhoven we will conduct research on…

Partnership DiCam 3D printing

MATinspired is a partner of the DiCAM foundation (Dutch Innovation Centre of Additive Manufacturing). DiCAM is an advice-, research- and production center for 3D printing of polymers and metals. With this partnership we are able to perform material research on…

New chemical analysis techniques

Recently we have gained access to several new advanced chemical analysis instruments from the Eindhoven University of Technology. These analysis instruments are operated by highly skilled experts and are certified and calibrated daily. For instance we have various solid state analysis capabilities at…

New Spectroscopic Ellipsometer

We have purchased a new Spectroscopic Ellipsometer, with which we can measure the thickness and optical parameters n and k of thin films. Such as a thin layer of titanium nitride on a silicon substrate.