LightMAT Capabilities

The LightMAT resource network contains capabilities from the U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratory system. This search function enables you to view and filter these capabilities within LightMAT.
Many of the capabilities listed on this page are user facilities managed by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science. Each user facility has established processes for submitting a proposal and gaining access. Visit for more information.

Capability National Lab Description
Fracture Mechanics and Environmental Materials Testing National Energy Technology Laboratory Room and elevated temperature (quasi-static & dynamic up to 1200°C) mechanical testing according to ASTM standards is available utilizing a variety of load frames (electromechanical &...