Sclerometry

Sclerometry

 

the science of measuring the hardness of various materials. Sclerometry also establishes the relations between the hardness of a material and the material’s other mechanical properties.

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The NTEGRA Platform made by NT-MDT can perform conventional AFM as well as magnetic force microscopy (MFM), nanoscale sclerometry, and AFAM.
Different tip materials are required for sclerometry depending on the sample being tested.
For a dynamical regime, i.e., when the bound abrasive particles is sliding on top of the surface, the sclerometry provides a description of the mechanisms associated with the abrasive displacements relative to those of the material to be polished.