Micro Compression Device

More information on the device can be found here:
The Use of Laue Microdiffraction to Study Small-scale Plasticity
H Van Swygenhoven, S Van Petegem
JOM 62, 36 (2010).

DOI: 10.1007/s11837-010-0178-4

  Maximum displacement 5000nm
  Method Transducer
  Maximum force 10mN
Strain measurement    
  Method none
Other specifications    
  Deformation modes Compression
  Control modes Displacement, force
  Temperature RT
  Size (L x W x H) 75mm x 75mm x 200mm
  Weight 1kg
  Compatible SLS beam lines MicroXAS