Dr. Walter C. McCrone (1916-2002)

Peter Zoon of the Netherlands Forensic Institute speaks at Inter/Micro 2017.

Course attendees at McCrone Research Institute

Elongated yellow crystals resulting from a microcrystal test for the drug d-amphetamine using a gold chloride reagent.

A microcrystal test for pseudoephedrine with dilituric acid

Polylactic acid (PLA) fibers viewed in crossed polars after being exposed to composted conditions for 104 weeks.

Microscopy Courses

McCrone vocational and technical training courses range from introductory to specialized microscopy education and include a variety of subjects and applications.

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The international microscopy conference was held at McCrone Research Institute in Chicago on June 12-16, 2017.

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Microscope Publications (division of McCrone Research Institute) publishes The Microscope journal, The Microscope Series monographs, and many other titles.

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McCrone Research

McCrone’s applied research in microscopy and microanalysis addresses solutions to problems in forensic, industrial, environmental, and conservation sciences.

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