The first products for industrial LCD research and development have been provided to the display industry in 1985 by autronic GmbH after two engineers from the University of Karlsruhe had joined the company after their graduation. 

AUTRONIC-MELCHERS, established in 1993 and headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, is a recognized global supplier of metrology solutions for LCD research and development, for both high-end LCD screens and simple display cells. Our customers include manufacturers of displays and telecommunication devices (e.g. mobile and smart telephones), LCD monitors and TV sets and automotive instrumentation. 

The majority of AUTRONIC-MELCHERS’ customers are located in Asia, mainly Taiwan, China, Republic of Korea and Japan. 

The engineers of AUTRONIC-MELCHERS contribute to the international standardization of display metrology in the framework of the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission), the ISO (International Standards Organization) and the ICDM (International Committe for Display Measurement in the SID), the organization that is carrying on the activities that are manifested in the Vesa Flat-Panel Display Measurement Standard, FPDM-2.