The Department of Industrial Engineering uses the AUS Materials Science Laboratory for both teaching and research.
Lab Director: Dr. Basil Darras
Lab Instructor/s: Eng. Rami Ali Shunnag / Eng. Mohammed Mustafa
Lab Technician/s: Mr. Dennis Pusing/ Mr. Ronald Almirez
Room Number: EB2-033
Course Number: MCE 230, INE 490/INE 491
The Materials Science Laboratory is used to conduct tests to identify materials, study their mechanical properties, analyze product and process failures through mechanical testing as well as microstructural examination. It is equipped with universal testing machines, advanced material characterization section and advanced microscopic equipment.
The major equipment in the laboratory includes: