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Laboratories for the Characterisation and Study of Monumental and Other Building Materials (BML and LEDRA Labs)
Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
University of Cyprus
Location
University of Cyprus, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Temporary Lab Premises, Arsalides Building, Strovolos Industrial Area, Nicosia, Strovolos (Cyprus)
Structure
Type Of RI
Single-sited
Coordinating Country
Cyprus
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 2010
Contacts
Contact Person
Ioannou Ioannis
Position:
Assistant Professor
Scientific Description
Fully equipped labs for the characterization of monumental and other building materials. Founded in 2009.

RI Keywords
Reproduction, SEM/EDX, Mortars, TG-DTA, Mud bricks, Microscopy, Mercury intrusion porosimetry, X-ray diffraction analysis, Stones, Physicochemical and mechanical analysis, Mix design, Testing, X-ray fluorescence analysis
Classifications
RI Category
Analytical Facilities
Civil Engineering Research Infrastructures
Materials Synthesis or Testing Facilities
Scientific Domain
Chemistry and Material Sciences
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Services
Sample preparation and handling
Pilot applications and monitoring
Sample analysis/testing
Mix design and production of repair materials
Consultancy
Non-destructive tests
User Support and Training
Access to equipment
In-situ tests and monitoring
Equipment
Polarising Microscope
MIP - Mercury Intrusiobn Porosimeter
Steresoscope
Environmental Chambers
SEM-EDX
XRD - X-Ray Diffractometer
DRMS - Drilling Resistance Measurement System
Mortar mixers
Scratch tool
Non-destructive equipment
TG-DTA - Thermal Analyser
Pull-out tester
XRF - X-Ray Fluorescent Analyser
Grinders/Crushers/Milling machines
Materials Testing Machines
Impact
Societal Grand Challenges
Climate action, resource efficiency and raw materials
Date of last update: 14/06/2013