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Python Project Development for Spectroscopy (part 1)- Technote

Posted on: May 27th, 2020

This post is part of a series on “Creating a Python Spectroscopy Project” Developing a customized Python project application to integrate with Avantes Spectrometers is easier than you might expect. Join Justin Spott, regional sales engineer, with a new series of “tech notes” that explores this topic in greater detail. Part 1: Installing the AvaSpec…

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UV Radiometers- Ultraviolet Measurement Systems

Posted on: May 12th, 2020

UV Radiometers provide the quantitative measurement of light sources emitting electromagnetic radiation in the wavelengths from 100-400 nm.  The ultraviolet wavelength range can be subdivided into three distinct spectral bands, A, B and C.  The ultraviolet A covers the range from 315-400 nm, the ultraviolet B range from 280-315 nm and the Ultraviolet C from…

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Fluorescence Measurements with the AvaFluorimeter

Posted on: April 30th, 2020

A benchtop fluorimeter system provides for the ability to scan across wavelengths of excitation in order to find optimal excitation and emission combinations for fluorescent samples.  A common limitation of fiber optic spectroscopy systems is that they typically only allow for isolating excitation wavelengths one at a time using bandpass or other optical filters.  Fluorescence…

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Avantes Raspbian DLL Interface

Posted on: April 27th, 2020

Increasingly spectrometers are being deployed into field applications ranging from Raman & LIBS to radiometry and fluorescence.  The applications are only limited by ones imagination because the hardware options to support a multitude of spectroscopy applications are available and affordable. Avantes Compactline of spectrometers is ideally suited to field application.  At around size of a…

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Software Release for AvaSoft 8.11

Posted on: April 23rd, 2020

When you log in to AvaSoft next, don’t be surprised to get a prompt to upgrade to the latest version. The software release of AvaSoft 8.11 includes some highly anticipated new features such as saving merged LIBS spectra and displaying first and second derivative spectra after saving. These features combined with an improved user experience…

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Introducing the New AvaSpec-Mini-NIR spectrometer!

Posted on: March 26th, 2020

Now Available! Avantes is excited to announce the general availability of the newest addition to the Avantes CompactLine spectrometer series. The AvaSpec-Mini-NIR combines two of our most popular spectrometers, the Avaspec-NIR256-1.7 and the AvaSpec-Mini series. Small but powerful is how we like to describe the AvaSpec-Mini series spectrometers and the new Mini-NIR is no exception.…

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Dynamic Store to Ram Capabilities

Posted on: March 25th, 2020

One of the highlights of our newest DLL version is the introduction of Dynamic Store to RAM. Utilizing the dynamic store to RAM feature allows the user to save scans to the RAM buffer onboard the instrument, and simultaneously offload the spectra to the computer. This is especially useful when a large number of scans…

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Spectrometer Calibration Services at Avantes US

Posted on: March 25th, 2020

Avantes US Expands Wavelength Calibration Service Avantes US is excited to announce the expansion of our Calibration Lab capabilities. Our new Wavelength calibration system allows wavelength calibration for any range between 200-1100 nm. This proprietary multichannel system includes Mercury-Argon, Argon, Zinc, Cadmium spectral calibration sources, and DHc and Halogen test sources. To perform the calibrations,…

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Avantes Solutions for Semiconductors

Posted on: February 10th, 2020

Avantes Solutions for the Semiconductor Industry Avantes offers value for Engineers supporting the Semiconductor industry, providing non-contact, stand-off measurement systems for thin films and coatings, plasma characterization, and wafer inspection. Watch the video or view the brochure to learn more. Avantes Semiconductor Brochure Avantes Semiconductor Video

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2019 End of Year Sale!*

Posted on: November 22nd, 2019

Say Goodbye to 2019 and 2019 prices with the Ava-End of Year Sale! Buy any spectrometer with fiber coupling, or sample-interface accessories totaling $5,000 or more and receive 10% off your order now through December 20th, 2019*.  Restrictions apply. Please mention the Year End sale when ordering. For more information, speak with your Sales Engineer…

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