Dr. Walter C. McCrone (1916-2002)

William Randle of the Missouri State Highway Patrol Crime Lab displays the The Technician forensic science journal.

Microscopy students at McCrone Research Institute in Chicago.

Detail of crystal morphology illustration of two fundamental cubic crystal forms, cube {100} and octahedron {111}.

A microcrystal test for pseudoephedrine with dilituric acid reagent

Sample boards with fabric swatches in position for sunlight exposure in Arizona.

Microscopy Training

McCrone microscopy training courses include particle and contaminant identification, crystal characterization, sample preparation, and microanalysis.

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Inter/Micro

June 11-15, 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of Inter/Micro, the premier international microscopy conference, held at McCrone Research Institute in Chicago.

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McCrone Publications

Microscope Publications (division of McCrone Research Institute, Inc.) 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 problems in the forensic, industrial, air quality, asbestos, environmental, and conservation sciences.

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