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Test Facility for Evaluation Testing of Electronic Components and Sub-systems
  Radiated Emission (RE) Test   Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Test
  Radiated Immunity (RI) Test – Free Field Method   EMI/EMC Testing of Industrial Electronic Systems
  Radiated Immunity (RI) Test – TEM Cell Method   EMI Scan Tool
  Radiated Immunity (RI) Test – BCI Method   Combined Temperature & Vibration Test
  Radiated Immunity (RI) Test – Strip-line Method   Cyclic Temperature & Humidity Test
  Conducted Emission (CE) Test   Altitude Test
  Conducted Immunity (CI) & Transient Emissions Test on power lines   Thermal shock test

Radiated Emission Test

  FrequencyRange: 9 kHz – 3000 MHz
  Test Standards: CISPR 25, ECE R-10, 95/54/EC, 2004/104/EC etc.
  Test Equipment:
  Absorber Lined Shielded Enclosure (ALSE) having size 7m x 6m x 4m along with shielded control room
  Rohde and Schwarz, Germany make EMI Test Receiver 20 Hz – 8 GHz
  Monopole Rod Antenna 9kHz – 30 MHz
  Bi-conical Antenna 25 – 300 MHz
  Log-periodic Antenna 200 – 3000 MHz
  Broadband and Narrowband measurements with Peak, Quasi-Peak and Average detectors  
  Chamber ambient meets CISPR 25 class 5 stringent requirements  
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Radiated Immunity Test
Free Field Method
  FrequencyRange: 80 – 2500 MHz
  Test Standards: 95/54/EC, 2004/104/EC, ECE R-10, ISO 11452-2, IEC 61000-4-3 etc.
  Test Equipment:
  Absorber Lined Shielded Enclosure (ALSE) having size 7m x 6m x 4m along with shielded control room
  RF instrumentation such as signal generator, power meter, power amplifier, directional coupler, isotropic field probe etc.
  Broadband biconilog antenna 30 – 3000 MHz
  Electromagnetic field up to 100 V/m with different  modulation like AM, FM, Pulse  
  Video/audio as well as status monitoring of EUT for performance verification

Radiated Immunity Test
TEM Cell Method
  FrequencyRange: 9 kHz – 200 MHz
  Test Standards: 95/54/EC, 2004/104/EC, ECE R-10, ISO 11452-3 etc.
  Test Equipment:
  GTEM Cell
  RF instrumentation such as signal generator, power meter, power amplifier, directional coupler, isotropic field probe etc.
  Electromagnetic field up to 100 V/m with different  modulation like AM, FM, Pulse  
  Video and status monitoring of EUT for performance verification  
  Maximum EUT size: 0.6m x 0.6m x 0.4m  
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Radiated Immunity Test
Strip Line Method
  FrequencyRange: 9 kHz – 400 MHz
  Test Standards:ISO 11452-4, SAE J1113/4 etc.
  Test Equipment:
  Compact equipment consisting of RF instrumentation such as signal generator, power meter, power amplifier, directional coupler etc.
  Current clamps for RF injection and feedback
  RF current  up to 150 mA with AM modulation can be injected into the wiring harness of EUT  

Radiated Immunity Test
Bulk Current Injection (BCI) Method
  FrequencyRange: 15 kHz – 1 GHz
  Test Standards: ISO 11452-5
  Test Equipment:
  150 mm strip line mounted on test table having size 430 x 150 x 105 cm
  RF instrumentation such as signal generator, power meter, power amplifier, directional coupler, isotropic field probe etc.
  Electromagnetic field up to 400 V/m with AM modulation can be generated  

Conducted Emission Test
  FrequencyRange: 150 kHz – 108 MHz
  Test Standards: CISPR 25, SAE J1113 etc.
  Test Equipment:
  Absorber Lined Shielded Enclosure (ALSE) having size 7m x 6m x 4m along with shielded control room
  Rohde and Schwarz, Germany make EMI Test Receiver 20 Hz – 8 GHz
  Line Impedance Stabilisation Network (LISN) for supply and ground lines.

Conducted Immunity & Transient Emission Test On Supply Lines
  Test Standards: ISO 7637, SAE J1113, SAE J1455, GM, Ford, Chrysler, Renault, Fiat, Daimler standards etc.
  Test Equipment:
  60 VDC, 16 A power supply simulating battery
  Transient generators for micro pulses, electronic fast transients, power fail simulation, load dump
  Artificial Network switch for transient emission test
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Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Test
  Test Standards: ISO 10605, IEC 61000-4-2 etc.
  Test Equipment:
  + 30 kV ESD generator with discharge gun
  Separate gun tips for air and contact discharge
  Different RC combinations 150 pF//330 ohm, 150 pF// 2 kohm,    330 pF// 2 kohm

EMI/EMC Testing of Industrial Electronic Systems
  Test Standards: ISO 10605, IEC 61000-4-2 etc.
  IEC 61000-4-2, ESD
  IEC 61000-4-3, Radiated Immunity
  IEC 61000-4-4, (EFT) Burst on power line
  IEC 61000-4-4, (EFT) Burst on signal line-capacitive coupling
  IEC 61000-4-5, Surge on power line
  IEC 61000-4-6, Conducted disturbances induced by radio frequency fields
  IEC 61000-4-8, Power frequency (50Hz) magnetic field
  IEC 61000-4-11, Power fail simulation
  Test Equipment: Burst generator, surge generator, motorized variac, magnetic field loop antenna, continuous wave generator, coupling clamp, ESD generator etc.  

EMI Scan Tool
  Application: Near field measurements for printed circuit boards, other electronic parts and wirings thus taking care of EMI problems at the design stage itself
  FrequencyRange: 150 kHz – 3000 MHz
  Scanning Area: 300 x 350 mm
  Scanning Resolution: 1mm x 1mm
  Scanning Method: Using XY positioning of micro-electromagnetic probe
  Scan Analysis: Using spectrum analyser  
  Scan Presentation: Frequency spectrum data for each probe position plotted in 2D/3D viewing format superimposed on PCB image  
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Combined Temperature & Vibration Test
  Specifications:
  Environmental Temperature Chamber: -40°C to 180°C, 10-95% RH
  Vibration Shaker: 3 Axis, 1000 kgf, Sine/Random
  Combined Operation in z-axis only
  Max. EUT Size: 1m x 1m x 1m

Cyclic Temperature & Humidity Test
  Specifications:
  Temp & Humidity Range : -40°C to 180°C, 20-95% RH
  Max. temp gradient 5°C/min
  Max. EUT size: 0.6m x 0.45m x 0.75m

Altitude Test
  Specifications:
  Atmospheric Pressure Variation Range: 650 to 1150 mbar
  Equivalent altitude simulation up to 3000 m above mean sea level
  Max. EUT size: 1m x 1m x 1m

Thermal Shock Test
  Specifications:
  Hot Chamber: +20 °C to +220 °C
  Cold Chamber: -80 °C to +40 °C
  Basket Transfer Time < 10 s
  Test Standards : IS, DIN, IEC, MIL, JASO

Highly Accelerated Life Testing (HALT) Chamber
  Specifications:
  Internal Volume : 36"X36"X38.5". 914.4mm x 914.4mm x 978mm.
  Temperature Range : -100°C to 200°C
  Thermal Ramp Rate :Up to 70°C/min. for the Temp. Range -65°C to +140°C.
  Direction & Type of Excitation : Six Degree of Freedom (6 DoF) Broad band Excitation.
  Vibration Frequency : 10 Hz to 5000 Hz.
  Vibration Amplitude : Up to 60 Grms.  
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