3D X-Ray Microscope

Structural investigation of composite materials, their 3-dimensional representation, contrast-rich representation of C-fibers by phase contrast, in situ tests, fiber orientation analysis and tensor determination in 3D

Brand: Carl Zeiss Mikroskopie GmbH
Model: Model: Xradia 520
Max. resolution: <700 nm
Max. specimen diameter: 300 mm
Max. specimen weight: 25 kg
Max. tube voltage: 160 kV
Dimension of pixel detector: 2,000 x 2,000 pixel
Pixel size: 13.5 μm
Visualization software:
Volume Graphics Studio Max, GeoDict
Fiber orientation analysis and
Tensor determination in 3D


PD Dr. rer. nat. habil.

Martin Gurka

Deputy Research Manager Materials Science & Manager Smart Composites & Nondestructive Testing

Responsible Competence Field:

Tailored & Smart Composites

Further information:

Structure Elucidation with X-Ray Microscopy