Automated UV-visible-NIR Spectroscopy of Microscopic Features with the 20/30 PV™ from CRAIC Technologies

 

The 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer allows you to image and measure spectra by absorbance, reflectance, fluorescence and emission from the deep ultraviolet to the near infrared of sub-micron sized sample features...automatically.

 

San Dimas, CA (August 1, 2013)-- CRAIC Technologies, the worlds leading innovator of UV-visible-NIR microspectroscopy solutions, is proud to introduce the automated version of its flagship product: the 20/30 Perfect Vision™ UV-visible-NIR microspectrophotometer. This system is designed to be fully programmable with touchscreen controls so that it can automatically analyze microscopic samples with UV-visible-NIR spectroscopy and microscopy.  Imaging and spectroscopic a nalysis of samples can be done by absorbance, reflectance and fluorescence from the deep UV to far into the near infrared. Applications are numerous and include contamination analysis of hard disk components, thin film measurement of semiconductors, microcolorimetry of flat panel displays and quality control of pharmaceuticals.  With multiple spectroscopic techniques, high resolution UV, color and NIR microscale imaging and advanced automation, the 20/30 PV™ is the cutting-edge micro-analysis tool for any laboratory or manufacturing facility. 

“CRAIC Technologies has been an innovator in the field of UV-visible-NIR microanalysis since its founding. We have helped to advance the field of microscale analysis with innovative instrumentation, software, research and teaching. The automated 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer is the ideal tool for a laboratory or factory due its cost effectiveness for analyzing many samples quickly and accurately” states Dr. Paul Martin, President of CRAIC Technologies. “CRAIC Technologies microspectrophotometers are backed by years of experience in both designing, building and the using of this type of instrumentation for imaging and spectroscopic analysis.”

The automated 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer integrates CRAIC Technologies advanced Lightblades™ spectrophotometer technologies with custom built UV-visible-NIR microscope and powerful, easy-to-use software.  Incorporating fully programmable automation features, touchscreen controls and advanced software control, this flexible instrument is designed to acquire data from microscopic samples by absorbance, reflectance or even emission spectroscopy.  By including high-resolution digital imaging, the user is also able to use the instrument as an automated UV, color and NIR microscope.  Sophisticated software, ranging from image analysis, spectral analysis, film thickness determination and even colorimetry are all available to enhance the capabilities of the automated 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer.  With high sensitivity, durable design, ease-of-use, multiple imaging and spectroscopic techniques, automation and the experience of CRAIC Technologies in microanalysis, the 20/30 PV™ is more than just a scientific instrument…it is a solution to your analytical challenges.

For more information about the 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer and microspectral analysis, visit http://www.microspectra.com/.

About CRAIC Technologies: CRAIC Technologies, Inc. is a global technology leader focused on innovations for microscopy and microspectroscopy in the ultraviolet, visible and near-infrared regions.  CRAIC Technologies creates cutting-edge solutions, with the very best in customer support, by listening to our customers and implementing solutions that integrate operational excellence and technology expertise.  CRAIC Technologies provides answers for customers in forensic sciences, biotechnology, semiconductor, geology, nanotechnology and materials science markets who demand quality, accuracy, precision, speed and the best in customer support.

Contact information:

CRAIC Technologies, Inc.

http://www.microspectra.com/

sales@microspectra.com
+1-310-573-8180

Spectroscopy of Microscopic Features of Very Large Samples-The Solution From CRAIC Technologies

The 20/30 XL™ is able to take spectra and images of microscopic features of very large objects from the deep UV to the near infrared.  Because of the flexible instrument design, the is no upper limit to the sample size which makes this instrument perfect for everything from quality control of the largest flat panel displays to film thickness of 300 mm wafers to the non-destructive analysis of great artworks. 

San Dimas, CA – September 1, 2013 -- CRAIC Technologies, the world’s leading innovator of UV-visible-NIR microspectroscopy solutions, is proud to introduce the 20/30 XL™ UV-visible-NIR microspectrophotometer. The 20/30 XL™ microspectrophotometer is designed to non-destructively analyze microscopic features of very large samples when integrated into large scale sample handling machinery.  With a spectral range from the deep ultraviolet to the near infrared, analysis of samples can be done by absorbance, reflectance, Raman, luminescence and fluorescence with unparalleled speed and accuracy. The system can also be configured to image microscopic sample areas in the UV and NIR regions in addition to high resolution color imaging.  Due to its flexible design which gives it the ability to analyze the largest samples, applications are numerous and include mapping color and intensity variations of flat panel displays, film thickness measurements across the entire surface of 300 mm wafers, scanning the surfaces of hard disks for defects to the analysis of entire paintings with high spatial resolution.  With the ability to spectral analyze and image microscopic samples, very large devices and everything in between, the 20/30 XL™ microspectrophotometer is the cutting-edge micro-analysis tool for laboratories and manufacturing facilities. 

“CRAIC Technologies has been an innovator in the field of UV-visible-NIR microanalysis since its founding. We have helped to advance the field of microscale analysis with innovative instrumentation, software, research and teaching. The 20/30 XL™ microspectrophotometer was born out of demand from our industrial customers to be able to analyze microscopic features of very large samples” states Dr. Paul Martin, President of CRAIC Technologies. “As such, we have listened to our customers and created the 20/30 XL™, a system backed by years of experience in designing, building and the using of this type of instrumentation for spectroscopic and image analysis.  It is a tool that can be used both in the research laboratory or on the production floor.”

The 20/30 XL™ microspectrophotometer integrates advanced spectrophotometers with a sophisticated UV-visible-NIR range microscope and powerful, easy-to-use software.  This flexible instrument is designed to attach to large frames that can accomodate large scale samples.  It is then able to acquire data from microscopic features of very large samples by absorbance, reflectance, Raman, fluorescence and other types of emission spectroscopy.   By including high-resolution digital imaging, the user is also able to use the instrument as a ultraviolet or infrared microscope.  Touch screen controls, sophisticated software, calibrated variable apertures and other innovations all point to a new level of sophistication for microanalysis.   With high sensitivity, durable design, ease-of-use, multiple imaging and spectroscopic techniques, automation and the support of CRAIC Technologies, the 20/30 XL™ is more than just a quality control measurement tool…it is the solution to your analytical challenges.

For more information on the 20/30 XL™ microspectrophotometer and the Perfect Vision for Science™, visit http://www.microspectra.com/.

About CRAIC Technologies:CRAIC Technologies, Inc. is a global technology leader focused on innovations for microscopy and microspectroscopy in the ultraviolet, visible and near-infrared regions.  CRAIC Technologies creates cutting-edge solutions, with the very best in customer support, by listening to our customers and implementing solutions that integrate operational excellence and technology expertise.  CRAIC Technologies provides answers for customers in forensic sciences, biotechnology, semiconductor, geology, nanotechnology and materials science markets who demand quality, accuracy, precision, speed and the best in customer support.

Contact information:

CRAIC Technologies, Inc.

http://www.microspectra.com/

sales@microspectra.com
+1-310-573-8180

The 508 PV™ UV-visible-NIR Spectrophotometer for Your Microscope

CRAIC Technologies introduces the 508 PV™: an instrument that adds UV-visible-NIR and fluorescence spectroscopy and imaging to your microscope.

San Dimas, CA (October 1, 2013)--CRAIC Technologies, the worlds leading innovator of UV-visible-NIR microspectroscopy solutions, is proud to introduce the 508 PV™ UV-visible-NIR spectrophotometer for your microscope. The 508 Perfect Vision™ is designed to be added to an open photoport of a microscope or probe station so that you  can non-destructively analyze the spectra of many types of microscopic samples.   Featuring CRAIC Technologies' cutting edge Lightblades™ spectrophotometers and proprietary optical interface technologies, the 508 PV™ can acquire spectra of microscopic sample areas by absorbance, reflectance, polarization, luminescence and fluorescence, in addition to high-resolution color images, when attached to properly configured microscopes.  Applications are numerous and include characterization of new materials, measurement of surface plasmon resonance, graphene, vitrinite reflectance of coal and high resolution colorimetric and relative intensity mapping of flat panel displays.  Thin film thickness of microscopic areas can also be measured using the 508 PV™.  Combined with CRAIC Technologies Traceable Standards, which are specifically designed for use with microspectrophotometers and traceable to Standard Reference Materials from NIST, the 508 PV™ spectrophotometer is a cost effective micro-analysis tool for any laboratory or manufacturing facility. 

“CRAIC Technologies has been an innovator in the field of UV-visible-NIR microanalysis since its founding. We have helped to advance the field of microscale analysis with innovative instrumentation, software, research and teaching. The 508 PV™ microscope spectrophotometer is the ideal tool for a laboratory or production line due the fact that it can add so many capabilities to a microscope or probe station.  It can also be used to upgrade older microspectrophotometers with cutting edge detectors, electronics and software” states Dr. Paul Martin, President of CRAIC Technologies. “The 508 PV™ also features our proprietary Lightblades™ spectrophotometers and optical interface technology for improved performance and enhanced flexibility.  With the addition of advanced spectroscopic, data analysis, film thickness and colorimetric software, this tool is perfect for any environment.”

The 508 PV™ spectrophotometer integrates CRAIC Technologies Lightblades™ spectrophotometer with a sophisticated optical interface hardware and powerful, easy-to-use Lambdafire™ software.  Lightblades™ are spectrophotometers designed and built by CRAIC Technologies specifically for microscale analysis.  This new level of sensitivity and stability give us a flexible instrument that is custom designed to add to a microscopes photoport and rapidly acquire high quality spectra from microscopic samples.  Sophisticated software, high resolution imaging, permanently calibrated variable apertures and other innovations all yield a new level of sophistication for microanalysis.   With high sensitivity, durable design, ease-of-use, imaging and spectroscopic techniques and the support of CRAIC Technologies, the 508 PV™ is more than just a scientific instrument…it is a great solution to your analytical challenges.

For more information on the 508 PV™ microscope spectrophotometer and the Perfect Vision for Science™, visit microspectra.com .

About CRAIC Technologies:CRAIC Technologies, Inc. is a global technology leader focused on innovations for microscopy and microspectroscopy in the ultraviolet, visible and near-infrared regions.  CRAIC Technologies creates cutting-edge solutions, with the very best in customer support, by listening to our customers and implementing solutions that integrate operational excellence and technology expertise.  CRAIC Technologies provides answers for customers in forensic sciences, biotechnology, semiconductor, geology, nanotechnology and materials science markets who demand quality, accuracy, precision, speed and the best in customer support.

Contact information:

CRAIC Technologies, Inc.

http://www.microspectra.com/

sales@microspectra.com
+1-310-573-8180

UV-visible-NIR, Fluorescence and Raman Microspectroscopy With the New 20/30 PV™ from CRAIC Technologies

San Dimas, CA (April 2, 2013)-- CRAIC Technologies, the worlds leading innovator of UV-visible-NIR microanalysis solutions, is proud to introduce the 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer. As the new flagship product for CRAIC Technologies, 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer is designed to non-destructively analyze many types of microscopic samples from the deep ultraviolet to the near infrared by several different techniques. Analysis of samples can be done by absorbance, reflectance, Raman, luminescence and fluorescence with unparalleled speed and accuracy and all with the same instrument. The system can also be configured to image microscopic samples in the UV and NIR regions in addition to color imaging. Applications are numerous and include materials science research, forensic analysis of trace evidence and documents, spectral analysis of minerals, measurement of protein crystals, contamination analysis on hard drives and thin film measurement on patterned semiconductors. Combined with CRAIC Technologies Traceable Standards, specifically designed for use with microspectrophotometers and calibrated using Standard Reference Materials from NIST, the 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer™ is the cutting-edge micro-analysis tool for any laboratory or manufacturing facility.

“CRAIC Technologies has been an innovator in the field of UV-visible-NIR microanalysis since its founding. We have helped to advance the field of microscale analysis with innovative instrumentation, software, research and teaching. The 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer is the ideal tool for a laboratory or factory due its reliability, its speed and its ease of use” states Dr. Paul Martin, President of CRAIC Technologies. “With up to twice the sensitivity of previous models, an extended spectral range and all new software, the 20/30 PV™ offers more power and capabilities than any previous model. Additionally, CRAIC Technologies microspectrophotometers are backed by years of experience in both designing, building and the using of this type of instrumentation for spectroscopic and image analysis in many different fields. This new tool is therefore a cutting edge instrument for cutting edge research.”

The 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer integrates advanced spectrophotometers with a sophisticated UV-visible-NIR range microscope and powerful, easy-to-use software. This flexible instrument is designed to acquire data from microscopic samples by absorbance, reflectance, luminescence or even Raman spectroscopy. By including high-resolution digital imaging, the user is also able to use the instrument as a ultraviolet or infrared microscope. Touch screen controls, sophisticated software, calibrated variable apertures and other innovations all point to a new level of sophistication for microanalysis. With high sensitivity, durable design, ease-of-use, multiple imaging and spectroscopic techniques, automation and the support of CRAIC Technologies, the 20/30 PV™ is more than just a scientific instrument…it is the solution to your analytical challenges.

For more information on the 20/30 PV™ microspectrophotometer and the Perfect Vision for Science™, visit http://www.microspectra.com/.

About CRAIC Technologies:CRAIC Technologies, Inc. is a global technology leader focused on innovations for microscopy and microspectroscopy in the ultraviolet, visible and near-infrared regions. CRAIC Technologies creates cutting-edge solutions, with the very best in customer support, by listening to our customers and implementing solutions that integrate operational excellence and technology expertise. CRAIC Technologies provides answers for customers in forensic sciences, biotechnology, semiconductor, geology, nanotechnology and materials science markets who demand quality, accuracy, precision, speed and the best in customer support.

Contact information:

CRAIC Technologies, Inc.

http://www.microspectra.com/

sales@microspectra.com
+1-310-573-8180

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2016

2013

  • Spectroscopy with a Light Optical Microscope, Microscopy Today, vol. 21, 1, 22-26 (2013)

2011

2008

  • "UV Instrument Spots Hidden Contaminants", Optics.org, May 30, 2008

2006

  • CSI: Miami - "Collision", CBS, March 6, 2006
  • Art as a Chemistry Project, Ann Geracimos, Washington Times, February 9, 2006.

2005

  • Examination of Gel Pen Ink by Microspectrometry, A. H. Lyter III and P. Martin, J. Am. Soc. Questioned Document Examiners, Vol. 8, No. 2, Page 73, December 2005
  • CSI: Miami - "Under Suspicion", CBS, October 24, 2005
  • New Way of Mapping Gemstones, CNN Spark, April, 2005
  • Forensic Experts Profile Gemstones, National Jeweler, April 12, 2005
  • Color Profile Exposes Faked or Stolen Gems, New Scientist, March 14, 2005
  • Mikro-Reflexionsspektrosckopie an Banknoten zur Untersuchung von Tinte, GIT Labor-Fachzeitschrift, February, 2005

2004

  • Automated Positioning Meets Microspectrophotometry, M. DeJonge and P. Martin, Photonics Spectra, Page 82, November, 2004

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