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eBook: Improving the Accuracy of Optical Coating Monitoring

Posted on: February 11th, 2021

Avantes is a leader in the field of fiber optic spectroscopy offering a complete line of spectrometers, light sources, fiber optics, and sample interface accessories. Avantes has nearly 25 years of experience working with optical spectroscopy applications across many industries. Boulder Optical Design is dedicated to serving the optics industry with high-level scientific and technical…

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Chemometrics/Fruit Analysis

Posted on: February 11th, 2021

Background/Applications: The application of visible (400 nm to 750 nm) and near-infrared red (750 nm to 2500 nm) region spectroscopy to assess fruit and vegetables is an efficient way to measure the properties of the fruit, as opposed to multi or hyperspectral imaging. Vis spectroscopy targets color assessment and pigment analysis, while NIR spectroscopy has been applied…

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Avantes Upgrades Manufacturing

Posted on: February 11th, 2021

Edwin Sportel – New Manufacturing Manager for Avantes Avantes BV, the leading manufacturer of instruments for fiber optic spectroscopy and sensing has recently updated its manufacturing organization to better serve our customers.  Edwin Sportel, formerly the Chief Engineer for Avantes AvaSpec Compactline has been appointed to the new role of Manufacturing Manager.  Edwin has a…

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SPIE Photonic West 2021 Digital Forum

Posted on: February 9th, 2021

Avantes is looking forward to participating in the 2021 Photonics West Digital Forum. Sign up now for the special event mailing list and get updates about how you can participate in this exciting online event and where you can visit the Avantes digital trade show booth.

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Fluorescence Spectroscopy for Non Invasive Procedures

Posted on: January 11th, 2021

Conducted by: David Ademe, Avantes Inc. Theme: Fluorescence Background/Applications: Fluorescence spectroscopy can be used in a wide range of applications, including medical research and analysis. There are a number of researchers that use a fiber-optic probe for in vivo fluorescence spectroscopy to study and test for cancerous cells. Fiber optic needle biopsy plays an important…

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Fluorescence Spectroscopy

Posted on: January 11th, 2021

Fluorimeters are widely utilized for the quantitation of biological compounds in solution, with applications ranging from environmental/agricultural water monitoring to DNA sequencing. These devices measure fluorescence by exciting a sample with an integrated light source and collecting the emitted light using either filtered detectors or embedded spectrometers. Historically laboratory fluorimeters utilized spectrometers due to their…

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Thin Film Spectra Experiment

Posted on: November 23rd, 2020

Conducted by: David Ademe, Avantes Inc. Theme: Thin film Measurement Background/Applications: Thin films play a vital role in a variety of industries and applications, such as consumer electronics, semiconductors and optics. Thin film deposition refers to the process of applying a very thin film of material, typically between a few nanometers to 100 micrometers, onto…

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Introducing our new High-Power Light Sources for Fluorescence Applications!

Posted on: November 21st, 2020

Now Available! Our new Avalight-HPLED-285 is here! With a limited wavelength range, this new light source is ideal for fluorescence measurements. Due to the absence of emitted light in the fluorescence range, the fluorescence effect can easily be detected. High powered and compact, this new light source version was made for more demanding applications. Benefits…

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New Preconfigured Spectrometers in the Shop

Posted on: November 21st, 2020

Find select preconfigured models of the popular AvaSpec-Mini and AvaSpec-ULS instruments, now available for direct purchase in the Avantes Online Shop. Skip the PO process and cut your lead time, order one or more of these common configuration instruments for fast delivery now.

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