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. 16 TWAs are currently active.
Projects and Interlaboratory Comparisons:
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Steering Committee Meeting

Delegates at the VAMAS/BSI technical workshop  - Materials Meets Standards - May 2015

The 40th Steering Committee Meeting of VAMAS was held at the National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, London in May 2015, represented by 13 member regions.

The meeting was preceded by a joint VAMAS/BSI technical workshop 'Materials Meets Standards'.

A new Technical Area on Solid Sorbents (VAMAS TWA 39) was initiated this year.

Select this link to download a current review of Standardisation efforts for Organic Electronics (VAMAS TWA 36).