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Nicol Ecke , Dr.

Nicol Ecke

Nicol studied Geosciences in Bonn. Afterwards she did her PhD thesis in collaboration with the University of Bonn and the Academy of Sciences in St. Petersburg, Russia. Since 2004 Nicol has been a member of the European Application Team for Industry at Leica Microsystems. In addition to microscopy and polarization microscopy, she is also a specialist in automated microscope systems and image analysis, especially for cleanliness analysis and steel inclusion rating. In 2008 Nicol became leader of the Application Team for Industry in Germany and is always happy to help customers with their application questions. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and in the countryside.

User analyzing particles and fibers on a filter for cleanliness analysis with the DM6 M LIBS 2-methods-in-1 solution.

Basics in Component Cleanliness Analysis

An overview on the basics of component cleanliness and analysis solutions that can be tailored to your specific needs is presented. For the automotive industry, obtaining results rapidly, accurately,…
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Analyzing Non-metallic Inclusions in Steel

Oftentimes we find ourselves caught up in tedious analyses by reticle and comparison chart, time-consuming double-evaluation according to several standards or subjective inspection results with a bias…
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