fct Faculdade de
Ciências e Tecnologia
da Universidade Nova de lisboa


Research and Development Unit for Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Education and Research Service

Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)



What it is


NDT is the branch of engineering concerned with all methods of detection and evaluation of flaws in materials or differences in its characteristics, without destroying its ability to perform in service.


Services provided:



-       Design and production of customized NDT probes;

-       Development of complete NDT systems: probes, mechanical devices, electronics and software;

-       Micro defects detection in micro-fabrication using bacterial cells;

-       Characterization of processed materials mapping the electrical conductivity.



-       Teaching courses at MSc and PhD level.



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