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Meet us at Photonics West 2023 For a Product Launch and Beer!

Posted on: December 20th, 2022

New Spectrometer Launch at Photonics West! The wait is finally over! We are excited to announce the release of the Pacto spectrometer upcoming Tuesday, January 31st.  Without giving too much away, some of the new key features include: High precision and accuracy Outstanding stray light performance Compact and portable design Smooth integration into your product…

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Meet Our new Customer Support Engineer!

Posted on: November 8th, 2022

Introducing Kurt Ameku Originally from Lincoln, Nebraska, Kurt moved to the Denver area at the beginning of August, 2022. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, a minor in Mathematics, and a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics. As the newest member of Avantes Inc., he…

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Absorbance Testing on Weed Killer Using Spectroscopy Instruments

Posted on: November 3rd, 2022

Roundup Experiment In this experiment, we tested low concentrations of glyphosate with a special variable path length dip probe with a narrow tip to measure the chemical’s absorbance. We tested the dip probe with a path length of 10mm and 5mm to also measure the limit of detection for the lower concentrations. As path length…

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Avantes 2022 International Sales and Marketing Meeting

Posted on: October 27th, 2022

After two years of digital meetings, emails, and phone calls we were once again reunited with our colleagues in the Netherlands! Unfortunately, our Chinese colleagues couldn’t visit due to Covid restrictions, but we made sure to make the online participation as smooth as possible. It was a week filled with workshops, presentations, discussions, and bonding!…

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Spectroscopy Experiment: Dry Ice Effect on Color Absorbance of pH Indicators

Posted on: October 27th, 2022

In this experiment, we tested the color change of three pH indications from a basic initial state to an acidic final state. The three indicators used were universal indicators, bromocresol green, and phenol red. Dry ice was used to increase the acidity of these solutions. Dry ice is the solid form of carbon dioxide, and…

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Brochure: Common Configurations for Irradiance Measurements

Posted on: October 27th, 2022

Avantes instruments and accessories have been used successfully in a multitude of radiometry applications. Use cases include display monitoring, laser characterization, direct solar and solar simulator measurements, LED metrology, UV radiometry, pulsed source measurements, and many more. The flexibility of Avantes instrument platform and ability to couple collection optics (integration sphere, collimator, cosine correctors) easily…

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Meet us at Geological Society of America Annual Meeting

Posted on: October 8th, 2022

Next month in our home state of Colorado, Avantes will be joining other rock enthusiasts at the Annual GSA Conference from October 9-12. Stop by and visit our team including our resident Geologist, Nathan Robey who will showcase Avantes instruments in LIBs, Raman and OEM setups. Check out our Gemology Application Note, Characterization and Identification…

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Meet us at SciX!

Posted on: September 2nd, 2022

SciX 2022 conference in Covington, Kentucky! SciX, presented by FACSS, is a leading conference for analytical chemists. Visit us at booth 405 where we will be showcasing live demonstrations of Avantes instruments in Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS),  and Fluorescence Spectroscopy! If you’d like to schedule some one-on-one time, please feel free to contact our sales…

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Avantes Open House Event and CEO Visit!

Posted on: August 26th, 2022

Earlier this month, Avantes USA hosted an open house event to celebrate the move to our new office, and we were honored to have the CEO of Avantes BV visit for the occasion! Before coming to the office in Colorado, Pierre was able to visit some of our biggest customers in the Northeast area of…

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Open House Event for Avantes USA New Office!

Posted on: July 28th, 2022

YOU ARE INVITED! Join us in celebrating the opening of our new office! There will be food, drinks, and more importantly, spectroscopy demonstrations! Refresh yourself with some fine colorado beer and explore our Avantes technology and all it has to offer! Date: August 12th, 2022 Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm RSVP evite: Email: [email protected] Phone:…

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