Read about how these companies benefited from the Plymouth Materials Characterisation Project (PMCP)
Use of the Plymouth Electron Microscopy Centre allowed us to delve in to a very new field of study dubbed geophycology, the study of algal interactions with rock – and now concrete...View the case study
Composite Innovations Ltd
Working with PMCP has been truly informative and accessible. The friendly and extremely, competent expertise at PMCP together with the advanced ion beam milling capability takes this visualisation to a completely new level.View the case study
Davy J Ltd
This study gave us a new insight into the micro properties of our fabrics and their performance characteristics. As a growing South West business, access to such technology on our doorstep with Plymouth University is invaluable.
Helen Newcombe, Davy J founderView this case study
This diagnostic work is delaying the development of new products and also a barrier to understanding why this particular element performs well. Gaining support with this investigation will allow us to potentially develop the company and grow quicker...View the case study
Esterlam International Ltd
The work carried out by PEMC on the FIB-SEM has gained Esterlam a lot of respect from our client. The outcome of the testing has strengthened our relationship...View the case study
It was lovely working with the PEMC team on the project, which gave us useful insights into what happens to the microstructure of a coffee bean as it progresses through our roasting process. This information will be invaluable in ensuring that...View the case study
Plessey Semiconductors Ltd
Having a local, state of the art tool, available to assist process development is a key resource for Plessey as we develop our LED processes to drive the mass adoption of micro LEDs in the display market.
A collection of three Plessey case studiesView the case studies
PML Applications Ltd
Working with PMCP was a great experience from the start. The team got really engaged with our project and helped us shape where we could and should go for maximum impact...View the case study
Our work with PMCP using the FIB-SEM has allowed us to carry out an experiment that conclusively proves the mechanism of PZT aging by providing visual results unavailable with any other technique.
Dr Anton Slipszenko, Radley Scientific Senior Project Engineer & Quality System ManagerView this case study
Ramer Sponges Ltd
This analysis provides evidence to explain why and how this is achieved, and how we can exploit these advantages to specifically target Ramerfoam® grades for additional technical applications.
Steve Cooper, Salston Associates Ltd DirectorView the case study
South West Metal Finishing
The results from PMCP have aided SWMF in developing a better understanding of the process aided by experts and access to specialist equipment.
James Bradbury, South West Metal Finishing Research and Development LeadView the case study