Danish Institute of Fundamental Metrology (DFM)
DFM was established in 1985 and is now 100% owned by DTU (Technical University of Denmark).
DFM provides critical infrastructure to the Danish industry by providing traceability at the highest possible international level within metrology.
DFM is designated to be the Danish national metrological institute (NMI) and has an obligation to conduct fundamental research within metrology and is at the same time, as a GTS (Advanced Technology Group), obliged to knowledge share and make sure that the knowledge obtained from national and international projects, when all comes to all, benefits the industry.
DFM is DANAK accredited and ISO certified.
WHAT THEY DO
DFM’s scientific research results in new knowledge, measurement techniques and standards, which support the need for accurate measurements required by Danish industry and authorities.
The services offered are high-level calibrations and reference materials traceable to national primary or reference standards, courses related to metrology and consultancy services.
DFM has a special role in developing measurement capabilities needed by small and medium sized high-tech companies in order for them to evolve and prosper.
DFM works to ensure global confidence in Danish metrological services, which is critical for competing in the global market place.
DFM's mission is to develop and disseminate measurement knowledge at an international level with focus on Danish interestsSee more