Versailles Project on Advanced Materials and Standards (VAMAS)

VAMAS supports world trade in products dependent on advanced materials technologies, through International collaborative projects aimed at providing the technical basis for harmonized measurements, testing, specifications, and standards.


Determination of the shape, size and size distribution of nano-filler particles (TWA 33)
Chemical composition of nanofillers (TWA 33)
Determination of total sulfur and sulfate half ester content in cellulose nanocrystals (TWA 34)
Assessment of a quantitative nanomaterial definition (TWA 34)
Measuring CH4 Adsorption Isotherms on Zeolite (TWA 39)
Measurement of the morphology of extracellular protein filaments and matrices (TWA 40)
Structural characterisation of CVD-grown graphene (TWA 41)
Elemental analysis and oxygen content of a graphene powder (TWA 41)
             Measurement of the metal impurities of a graphene powder (TWA 41)
Raman shift calibration (TWA 42)
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The 42nd Steering Committee Meeting of VAMAS was held in Sydney, Australia in June 2017. The meeting was preceded by a technical workshop on 'Measurement Challenges for 2D Materials' involving a global representation of experts.