ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE RESEARCH LABS AND EQUIPMENT

Laser Vibrometer

Laser Vibrometer

Contact
Ron Miles
Distinguished Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department
Associate Dean for Research, Watson School of Engineering & Applied Science
miles@binghamton.edu
607-777-4038

Location
ES B500

Description
The Polytec MSA-500 laser vibrometer is an integrated microscope and scanning system for measuring out-of-plane vibrations of microstructures. It is capable of measuring the motion of microstructures that are a mere 1 um across, roughly 1/10 the size of the smallest structures currently measured using our existing PSV-300 laser vibrometer. The MSA-500 is also capable of stroboscopic video measurement of in-plane motion for frequencies up to 1 MHz.

Last Updated: 12/11/13