In this section you will find information on the following topics:

Lab equipment

View into a laboratory room where several compression devices are lined up.

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Laboratory tests

Laboratory tests with suspensions and soft gels

Field tests

Glass foam granulate testing

Special equipment

Teaching in the soil mechanics lab

In a laboratory room, several students are engage

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Laboratory exercises for students

Trainings for companies, enterprises etc.

Workshop for children

Apprentice training

An employee stands in front of a laboratory device and explains it to an apprentice.

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Apprenticeship "Testing Technology - Focus: Physics

Apprenticeship with Matura

Lab team

Several work pants and work coats hang side by side on a coat hook.

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Head of laboratory

Lab team


The following video gives a small insight into the activities in the soil mechanics laboratory.

© Matthias Heisler

video soil mechanics lab

Note: This video was created as part of the Science Center opening. The full video on the lab concentration and water research lab is available on the faculty homepage, opens an external URL in a new window.