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.

Technical Working Areas

The VAMAS technical committees, called Technical Working Areas (TWA), are at the centre of all VAMAS activities. 15 TWAs are currently active.

Projects and Interlaboratory Comparisons

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Tensile test specimens

Steering Committee Meeting

The 39th Steering Committee (SC) Meeting of VAMAS was held in Beijing, China in May 2014 and hosted by the National Institute of Metrology (NIM). A technical workshop on measurement and characterisation in the semiconductor and graphene trade preceded the SC meeting.