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Coronavirus Information and Resources

Micro Photonics values the long relationships we have with you, our customers, and the safety and well-being of our customers and our staff

How long can the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 survive on surfaces? What the research tells us so far.

Figure 1: Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a

How to shut down your Instrument

With current changes to working hours and increased utilization of social distancing to minimize the community transmission of the COVID19 virus, many laboratories

Remote Training and Service Options

Remote service of instruments from Micro Photonics: We love to talk to our users, and we know that some are still at work,

Remote Work Options with your SkyScan System or Lab Outsourcing

With current changes to working hours and increased utilization of social distancing to minimize the community transmission of the COVID19 virus, many laboratories

Micro-CT Applications for Food Safety

Imaging food freezing using X‐ray microtomography ABSTRACT This study evaluates the effectiveness of micro-CT for visualizing ice crystal structures formed during freezing of

Micro-CT Examination of Sardines Packed in Oil

The food processing and manufacturing industry utilizes micro-CT analysis in several ways, from studying the distribution of ingredients within products to inspecting finished

Micro-CT Applications for Primate Studies

Skull reconstruction of the late Miocene ape Rudapithecus hungaricus from Rudabánya, Hungary ABSTRACT This study presents a reconstruction of a well-preserved ape skull

Micro-CT for Primate Studies

Micro-CT examination of the primate cranial morphospace allows scientists to explore developmental, evolutionary, and functional influences that have contributed to primate cranial diversity.

Micro-CT Applications for Additively Manufactured Parts

X-Ray Microcomputed Tomography in Additive Manufacturing: A Review of the Current Technology and Applications Micro-CT is  especially useful and accurate for dimensional measurement

Micro-CT Examination of Additively Manufactured Parts

Micro-CT has become widely used to analyze and test additively manufactured parts, particularly for porosity analysis and dimensional measurement. In conventional manufacturing, a

Micro-CT Applications for Fiber-Reinforced Plastics

Fiber characterization and orientation analysis Fibrous structures occur frequently in both natural and synthetic materials. With micro-CT, it is possible to analyze individual

Micro-CT Examination of a Hockey Stick

Fiber-reinforced plastics (or polymers) are composite materials made of a polymer matrix that is reinforced with fibers. Typically, most of these composites have

Micro-CT Applications for Manufacturing Process Optimization

Comparison of medical and industrial X-ray computed tomography for non-destructive testing Industrial micro-CT scanning is a laboratory-based non-destructive testing technique used in a

Micro-CT Examination of Seal Integrity in Glass Vials

Closure systems for glass vials containing parenteral pharmaceuticals are critical for protecting the contents against microbial or other environmental contamination. The most common

Micro-CT Applications for Archaeological Forensic Studies

Modern Forensics Reveal Gruesome Details Of King Richard III’s Death ABSTRACT Richard III was buried in haste in 1485 after he was killed

Micro-CT Examination of a Human Skull

One of the most intriguing and historic forensic examinations of a human skull was that of King Richard III’s, the last king of

Micro-CT Applications for Examining Archaeological Ceramics

Insights into manufacturing techniques of archaeological pottery: Industrial X-ray computed tomography as a tool in the examination of cultural material ABSTRACT Using micro-CT

Micro-CT Examination of Ceramic Pottery

Examining the internal structure of archaeological artifacts can provide unique insights that can help us understand the people who made them, their culture,

Micro-CT Examination of a Rusty Screw Point

Corrosion in metals can affect a wide array of man-made materials, from reinforced steel in concrete to historic monuments and implanted medical devices.

How much does a Micro-CT scanner cost?

How Much Does A Micro-CT Scanner Cost? One of the first questions customers ask us is How much is a micro-CT scanner? The

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