The Optical Center of the Beira Interior University (COUBI) supports the research and development of scientific works in the optics domain concerning the characterization and analysis of materials. This is a Center to support the R&D Unities and Departments of the University, as well as the Industry. The COUBI congregates, human resources and advanced equipments for the preparation and analysis of different types of materials, in view of its physical, chemical and microstructural characterization. Among others the COUBI has Scanning Electronic Microscope with Elementary Analysis, Optical Microscopes and Metallography, X-Ray Diffraction, Differential Scanning Calorimetry.
Optical centre (UBI)