PolyInsight has capabilities related to problem solving, analytical laboratory testing, measurement science and materials characterization. Featured capabilities and instruments include:

Atomic-Force Microscopes (AFM) -The Dimension 3000 and Multimode AFMs, manufactured by Bruker Instruments (formerly Veeco Instruments and formerly Digital Instruments), give PolyInsight the flexibility required to analyze a wide variety of sample shapes and sizes at the micro- and nano-scale.

Optical Microscope – The Olympus BX51 research microscope is equipped with both reflected and transmitted light options, polarized light, a digital camera, and image analysis software.

Cryomicrotomes – For specialized sample preparation requirements, PolyInsight is equipped with microtomes from Leica and Microstar. Samples can be cooled to temperatures as low as -150 C, and sectioned with glass, tungsten carbide, or diamond knives.

Areas where we’ve helped our customers include:

  • Failure Analysis
  • Materials Testing
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Materials Certification
  • Expert Witness
  • Patent Support
  • Consulting
  • Instrument Access