The Gateway Materials Test Center is a program of the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering of North Carolina A&T State University and University of North Carolina Greensboro (JSNN), and it is administered by Gateway Research Park. The Test Center specializes in testing of Polymer Matrix Fiber Reinforced Composites, but is fully equipped to serve all of your materials testing needs. 

Located in Research Facility One at Gateway South in Greensboro, NC, the Test Center is just minutes from the Piedmont Triad International Airport, a FedEx hub. 

Available Test Equipment and Composite Testing Services are listed below.

Contact Info:
Dr. Evan T. Kimbro, Test Center Manager
Josh Tucker, Quality Manager

(336) 217-5185 Telephone
(336) 217-5151 Fax

Click  GMTC  to download Test Center brochure.


Instron 3384 Materials Test

Instron 8802 Dynamic Test

Instron 9250 Impact Test

Flow Mach2-1313b Waterjet Cutting Machine

Hitachi S4800 SEM with Backscattering and EDX

LR Technologies Walk-in Oven

Perkin Elmer DSC 6000

Perkin Elmer DMA 8000

Tenney C-EVO Environmental Test Chamber

TA Digital Scanning Calorimeter

TA Thermogravimetric Analyzer

Thermtest TPS 2500S Thermal Conductivity System

Zeiss Auriga FIB FESEM

Zeiss Orion Helium Ion Microscope

Zeiss Libra TEM

C - Scan Ultrasonic Inspection System

Varian FTIR

Varian HPLC

Vishay Micromeasurements A2-MC-8 Master Controller

Mitutoyo HD18AX Height Gage

Mitutoyo Quick Vision Elf Vision Measuring System

Testing Services

Mechanical (-100° F to 650°F environmental)


Click here  to view the Gateway Material Test Center's ISO 17025 Scope and Accreditation.