Process, Quality Control

Calibration Method Enables Microscopes to Make Accurate 3D Measurements

July 13, 2021

Via: Metrology and Quality News

Conventional microscopes provide essential information about samples in two dimensions — the plane of the microscope slide. But flat is not all that. In many instances, information about the object in the third dimension — the axis perpendicular to the […]

Process, R & D

NIST Awards Nearly $4 Million to Support Metals-Based Additive Manufacturing

December 29, 2020


The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology has awarded nearly $4 million in grants to help accelerate the adoption of new measurement methods and standards to advance U.S. competitiveness in metals-based additive manufacturing (AM). “NIST and […]