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Hysitron is Devoted to Developing Innovative Nanomechanical Characterization Technologies for Your Continued Success

Hysitron® is the world leader in the development and commercialization of nanomechanical test instruments and has designed, manufactured, and serviced cutting edge technology for the scientific community since 1992. As the pioneers of in-situ imaging with nanomechanical property measurement capabilities, Hysitron has grown with the nanotechnology market for over two decades.

In addition to nanoindentation and microindentation, Hysitron's nanoindenter instrument capabilities include tribology, modulus mapping, dynamic mechanical analysis, acoustic emission monitoring, electrical contact resistance, and in-situ SEM and TEM nanomechanical testing. Our nanoindenter instruments are specifically designed to solve your nanomechanical property needs and our team of expert scientists and engineers is always available to answer your questions and help solve your problems.

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Minneapolis, MN 55344
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