Material disintegration

Technical equipment


  • High-pressure plunger pump Hammelmann HDP 253 (maximum working pressure of 160 MPa, maximum flow up to 67 l.min-1)
  • High pressure plunger pump Hammelmann HDP 254 (maximum working pressure of 260 MPa, maximum flow up to 40 l.min-1)
  • High pressure pump PTV 75-60 with two pressure multiplicators (working pressure of 40 - 415 MPa, maximum flow of 7,8 l.min-1 at 415 MPa)
  • X-Y cutting table PTV WJ2020-2Z-1xPJ - 2D with tilting cutting head specially developed for cutting with a high-speed water jet
  • ABB IRB 6640-180//2.55 Master robot for handling the cutting head
  • Patented acoustic generator of pulsating jet (Czech patent No. 299412)
  • Set of highly sensitive piezoelectric pressure sensors Kistler (up to 750 MPa) with charge amplifiers
  • Set of piezoresistive pressure sensors Kristal (up to 100 MPa)
  • Set of ESI pressure sensors (up to 500 MPa) - Silicon-on-Sapphire sensor technology
  • Set of KEM K├╝rppers turbine flowmeters for measuring high-pressure fluid flows (up to 400 MPa)
  • System for visualization and measurement of velocity fields of high-velocity flow (2x PIV camera Imager Pro X 2M CCD with optical microscope for detailed visual field display, double-pulse laser NL 135-15 PIV with accessories and optics to create a light section)
  • Two high-speed cameras (HighSpeedStar 3G CMOS with accessories and Phanthom V2011 with accessories)
  • National Instruments multifunction DAQ measuring card (16-bit) for measurement and data processing
  • Precision optical profilometer FRT MicroProf based on white light
  • Laser particle size analyzer FRITSCH analysette 22 NanoTec
  • Keyence VHX 5000 mobile digital microscope with accessories
  • Go!SCAN 3D handheld 3D scanner from Creaform
  • Measuring software LabVIEW Full Development System
  • ANSYS CFD software for modeling and simulation of high-speed flows