The performance and lifetime of many manufactured devices relies upon the precise control over the surface and sub-surface characteristics of its component parts, along with an understanding of how these characteristics relate to the function of each part within the whole device.
We are performing fundamental research to develop:
We also provide expert consultancy for surface metrology challenges and develop bespoke solutions for process control problems in industry.
Find out more about NPL's Microstructured surface measurements services
Find out more about NPL's Surface texture calibration standards services
Find out more about NPL's Surface texture measurements services
Providing confidence in surface texture analysis software
Senior research scientist
Our research and measurement solutions support innovation and product development. We work with companies to deliver business advantage and commercial success. Contact our Customer Services team on +44 20 8943 7070