Dr. Walter C. McCrone (1916-2002)

McCrone classrooms and laboratories

JenaMarie Baldaino of the FBI Laboratory Counterterrorism and Forensic Research Unit speaks at Inter/Micro 2016.

A “kings crown” diatom, Melosira granulata, used as an ingredient in an asbestos-containing product. (James R. Millette)

A microcrystal test for pseudoephedrine with dilituric acid

McCrone classrooms and laboratories

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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Inter/Micro

The international symposium on microscopy will be held at McCrone Research Institute in Chicago on June 12-16, 2017.

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McCrone Publications

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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