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.


Active Intercomparison Exercises  
Lateral size of graphene oxide flakes by Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)
Development of standardized methodologies for characterisation of microplastics with microscopy and spectroscopy methods
Development of guidelines for reproducible TEM specimen preparation by focused ion beam processing
Measurement of lateral resolution of Raman Microscopy with nanowire artefacts
Validating biosensor binding kinetics for microorganism antigens  
Quantification of an SI-traceable reference material in cells post-transfection 
Lateral size and thickness measurement of few-layer graphene flakes using scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and atomic force microscopy (AFM)

48th VAMAS Steering Committee Meeting

Hosted by CSIR NPL (New Delhi),
11th and 12th October 2023

The meeting will be preceded by a Technical Discussion Workshop

Advanced materials challenges and standardisation needs for net zero technologies

CSIR National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi
9th and 10th October 2023,