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Contact: Dr. Uwe Brand
Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB)

Sensing Device on a Surface

Caption: This is a simplified representation of a probe which delineates the surface of a component. To be able to precisely measure also the height of small components made of polymers, the manufacturers need a new procedure.

Credit: Photo: PTB

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