Nikon Metrology

Ask our experts – The JCM-7000 SEM edition

Nikon Metrology’s European Partnership with JEOL has been established for over 10 years & together we have formed a strong relationship resulting in the NeoScope being sold & supported fully by Nikon Metrology in Europe.   JEOL’s NeoScope JCM-7000 Benchtop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) is the next-generation of SEM and is taking the European market by storm. We hear from the UK’s JEOL expert, David Hemingway, on his experience of working with JEOL’s NeoScope and how the new JCM-7000 is a game changer for all Read more...

EPIC installs Nikon’s industry leading inspection equipment

EPIC – Electronics & Photonics Innovation Centre, based in Torbay, Devon (UK) installs JEOL Benchtop SEM, SMZ745T, and ECLIPSE LV100ND to serve local microelectronics and photonics industries.     EPIC is a brand-new innovation centre built and funded to support the needs of the local tech cluster. It provides businesses in the area a venue to partially or fully relocate in a modern, purpose-built centre, with state-of-the-art facilities and access to the latest, top of the range inspection equipment. The centre has 27 modern Read more...

Spooky goings on this Halloween at Nikon Metrology

This Halloween, Nikon Metrology uses its technology to explore some creepy items… take a look at some of the haunting images, and find out more about how the technology works.   Scanning skulls with the ModelMaker H120     The raw point cloud data points (pictured left) captured by the ModelMaker H120, are converted to an STL mesh (pictured centre) which is used for subsequent inspection. It can be exported and used in many other software packages for purposes such as 3D printing. The third image, the colour map (pictured right) Read more...

JEOL JCM-7000 NeoScope: available in Europe from the Nikon Metrology & JEOL Strategic Partnership Program

JEOL’s latest benchtop SEM (scanning electron microscope) – the JCM-7000 is available to purchase from Nikon Metrology in Europe. Find out more about the latest release on the Nikon Metrology website.     Benchtop SEMs can be used in a wide range of fields, such as electrical component inspection, electronics, automobiles, machinery, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. In addition, SEM applications are expanding to not only cover research and development, but also address quality control and product inspection and failure Read more...

WATCH: CMM-Manager with MM-800 and iNEXIV on Quality Digest Live

Nate Frost demonstrates CMM-Manager on Quality Digest Live.

Nate Frost – Product Manager Application Software at Nikon Metrology – recently appeared in the TechCorner on Quality Digest Live. On the show, Nate demonstrates the MM-800 and iNEXIV VMA both running the CMM-Manager software. Watch the video below to find out more:       CMM-Manager now has a dedicated LinkedIn page for people to dicsuss applications and follow the latest news. Follow the page here.     CMM-Manager offers full 3D CAD environment for visualization during initial and repeat measurements. Easily Read more...

WEBINAR: CLEMEX image analysis on NIKON microscopes | Feb 8th 2018 – 16:00 CET | 10:00 EST

Automated Steel Inclusion Rating systems for ISO 4967 and ASTM E45 test methods, using CLEMEX image analysis on NIKON microscopes!        Thursday, February 8th 2018 – 16:00 CET | 10:00 EST – Register now for this free webinar, here. Or discover more about Nikon microscopes.     When it comes to materials quality, laboratories and steel mills need to meet industry specifications for inclusion rating. A challenge today for laboratories is to improve their productivity to inspect a high number of samples with the Read more...

Zebrafish “cell-fie” takes first place in Nikon Small World competition 2016

The annual Nikon Small World competition encourages scientists, photographers and hobbyists from around the world to showcase proficiency and photographic excellence of photography taken under the microscope. In this article you can find a selection of the top entries including the winning zebrafish face.     Dr. Ruiz brings the world face-to-face with his research on facial development and cellular morphogenesis with his winning image of a four-day-old zebrafish embryo. Dr. Ruiz uses the zebrafish to study genetic mutations that lead to Read more...

Medical Device Inspection Webinar

Medical Device Inspection Solutions: 101 – Nov 15, 2:00 PM EST As the Metrology industry continues to expand companies are finding themselves with a surplus of inspection solutions from stereo and compound microscopes, industrial confocal microscopy to benchtop SEM imaging devices. Each of these products has their strengths and weaknesses, making it difficult to decide which inspection solution will provide you with the competitive edge you have been searching for. This webinar will provide you with an overview of the latest metrology techniques Read more...

NEW: Nikon DS-Fi3 and DS-L4 microscope camera & control unit

  Nikon Metrology announces the release of the DS-Fi3 microscope camera and the DS-L4 camera control unit in the Digital Sight series. The Digital Sight series has gained a strong reputation amongst universities and laboratories in the medical and biological fields as well as industrial R&D and inspection sites. The DS-Fi3 introduces high-resolution color imaging, high sensitivity, low noise, high-speed live display and excellent colour reproducibility. It is presented alongside the DS-L4 tablet-type compact camera control unit optimized for Read more...

Nikon Movie Theater – Beyond the logo

Movie Theater - a video introduction to Nikon

Want to discover more about Nikon and find out what goes on behind the scenes? Take a look at the Movie Theater for a video introduction to the brand.   From the precision equipment and instruments to the imaging products, take an in depth look at what happens within Nikon, beyond the logo. See the history of the first ever microscopes, lenses and cameras to the present day development and production activities across the widening scope of solutions. Nikon has had an enormous impact on the modern society, not just with the digital cameras and Read more...