Material analytics ­­way beyond ­the laboratory scale

Technology transfer center ­for advanced manufacturing

Conventional Analytics

ANAXAM -

Applied material analytics using Neutron and Synchrotron radiation

«If you can not measure it, you can not improve it» 

(Lord Kelvin 1824 -1907)

Video-Teaser-Startpage-Tele-M1

The reasons to work with ANAXAM

You benefit from:

  • Our cutting-edge analytics that go way beyond what is available on a laboratory scale
  • Our one-stop-shop mentality
  • Our industrial and scientific know-how and experiences in various fields of application
  • Our highly advanced analytical techniques in the fields of imaging, diffraction and spectroscopy, based on the large-scale facilities at the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) 
  • Our tailor-made infrastructure that enables us to reproduce the customer's reality for analytical services 
  • Our unique platform for exchange of knowledge and know-how between industry and top-level research

We push the boundaries of analytics

Conventional Analytics

Anaxam logo

In terms of:

  • spatial resolution
  • real-time investigations
  • contrast modality
  • sample throughput

Our analytical core services

core-service-imaging

3D material distribution analysis

Defect and porosity analysis in 3D

Wall thickness analysis in 3D

3D nominal/actual comparison analysis

Reverse Engineering

core-service_diffraction-scattering

Atomic phases and structural characterization

Residual stress analysis

Microstructural characterization

Electrochem_battery_2789

Chemical imaging analysis

Chemical characterization

Our analytics for various fields of application

Our analytics support your complete product life cycle

Material

  • Alloys
  • Bio-materials
  • Ceramics
  • Coating materials
  • Construction materials
  • Composite materials
  • Energy materials
  • Functional materials
  • Hierarchic composite materials
  • Metallic materials
  • Polymers 
  • Powder materials
  • Raw materials
  • ...

Process & Product Development

  • Concept phase
  • Pilot production
  • Process development
  • Product design
  • Production ramp-up
  • Prototypes
  • ...

Product in Market

  • Life cycles evaluation
  • Process optimization
  • Product optimization
  • Quality analysis
  • Return part analysis
  • ...

Examples

3D printing
Powder materials
Powder Materials
Process development
3D Printing
Product optimization
Design Optimization
E-mobility
Raw materials
Raw materials lithium
Prototypes
R&D battery development
Life cycles evaluation
Return part analysis E-motor
Aerospace
Composite materials
Composite material
Product design
Coating
Quality analysis
Quality assurance Pyrotechnical products
Medical technology
Ceramics
Ceramic materials
Pilot production
Coating
Return part analysis
Return

The way we work with you

Your
challenge

>
>

Competent
consulting

>
>

Applied material analytics with Neutron and Synchrotron radiation &
tailor-made infrastructure

>
>

Data analysis and interpretation

>
>

Final
report

>
>

ANAXAM at a glance

  • ANAXAM is a Technology Transfer Center.
  • ANAXAM provides industry access to advanced analytical methods using Neutrons and Synchrotron radiation (X-rays) particularly at the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), originally developed for basic research.
  • ANAXAM collaborates with industry based on the "public-private partnership".
  • ANAXAM is located in Villigen, in the Canton of Aargau, Switzerland.
  • ANAXAM is a non-profit organization.
  • ANAXAM was founded in 2019 by the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW), the Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) and the Canton of Aargau.
  • ANAXAM is member of the Advanced Manufactoring - Technology Transfer Center (AM-TTC) alliance. The AM-TTC initiative is a measure in the federal action plan for digitalisation in the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) to promote innovation and to speed up knowledge transfer.
analytics
with neutrons
and
x-rays for
advanced
manufacturing

Our Mission and Vision

MISSION

Our mission

We provide industry access to cutting-edge material analytics originally developed for basic research, but now made available to address industrial challenges.

vision

Our vision

Advanced analytics for the products and processes of tomorrow

ANAXAM

Media center

new start page
16.12.2020

Our new web presence

ANAXAM presents itself in new splendor.
More
content-customer-case-springfix-1333px
17.11.2020

Successful completion with the service project with Springfix

Investigations of the micro-structure of Nickel Silver with the help Synchrotron CT and scanning electron microscopy
More

Any question? Feel free to contact us!

I have read and accepted the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.