MountainsMap® Example Applications

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Abrasives – quality control, characterization of different grades

3D scanning profilometer +MountainsMap® Scanning Topography software

Input Data

  • Surface topography (x, y, z) of samples of two grades of abrasive.
  • Results

  • 3D visualization of both sample surfaces including grains.
  • Comparison of surface texture of the samples.
  • Mountains® tools used

  • Peak count distribution histograms.
  • Calculation of ISO 25178 areal surface texture parameters.
  • Grains & Particles module for advanced applications.

  • List of applications in gallery

    3D Optical

    3D Optical Profilers

    3D Scanning

    3D Scanning Profilometers


    AFM (atomic force microscope)


    SEM (scanning electron microscope)


    Hyperspectal microscopes


    2D Profilometers

    Correlative Studies

    3D Optical Profiler + SEM (scanning electron microscope)

    AFM-IR (atomic force microscope with tunable pulsed infrared source)

    STM (scanning tunneling microscope) + SEM (scanning electron microscope)

    AFM (atomic force microscope) + SEM (scanning electron microscope)

    AFM (atomic force microscope) + fluorescence microscope

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