Posted: 04 February 2013
Renishaw inVia System now installed at LaTrobe University. The system was installed at the new LaTrobe Institute for Molecular Science. Photo with Dr Evan Robertson and Dr Adam Mechler.[ View Product Info ]
Posted: 30 January 2013
The new NarrowDiode Laser from Radiant Dyes is a small-sized, low-priced external cavity Diode Laser. The wavelength separation is realised by a low loss interference filter instead of the common diffraction grating. Due to this new design, the Laser is characterised by a very high robustness against mechanical and thermal disturbances.[ Read More ]
Posted: 25 January 2013
Herzan this month announced the release of The WaveCatcher Pro; an upgrade of the popular WaveCatcher, and the first mobile site survey tool capable of measuring all vibration, acoustic and EMI noise levels with the push of a button.
Posted: 24 January 2013
Until recently, all available detectors were analogue, i.e. they provide an analogue signal output. Warsash Scientific now offer the first thermopile detector series that, unlike previous generations, offers a digital signal output.
Posted: 18 January 2013
Control the motion of your PI system with your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad by using PITOUCH™.
Command the motion by using the motion sensors or the touch controls of your Apple device: Just move the device or touch the screen and the motion system will move correspondingly. To set up a wireless connection between your Apple device and your PI system, connect the TCP/IP port of your PI controller to a wireless router and install PITOUCH on your Apple device.
Posted: 17 January 2013
The extremely cost-efficient and compact P-604 lever actuator supplements the portfolio of the PiezoMove® series from PI (Physik Instrumente). The linear actuator achieves a travel range of 300µm and is exclusively designed for open-loop operation.[ Read More ]
Posted: 16 January 2013
For applications, such as material testing for quality control purposes or highly dynamic control of valves in test stands, PI (Physik Instrumente) presents the E-482, a new high-power piezo amplifier/controller with 6A peak current at 1050V voltage swing.
The 19-inch bench-top amplifier is especially designed for the operation of piezo actuators with high electrical capacitance, such as the PICA piezo actuator series P-225 and P-235. This class D switching amplifier modulates the pulse width of the control signal and thus controls the piezo output voltage.[ Read More ]
Posted: 15 January 2013
Recently, the Swedish manufacturer of high performance lasers, Cobolt, has released four higher power lasers on the single frequency DPSS laser platform, 05-01.
Posted: 11 January 2013
Warsash Scientific are pleased to announce that we now exclusive distributors for M Squared Lasers in Australia and New Zealand.
M Squared Lasers develops and manufactures next-generation lasers and photonic instruments that bring new capabilities, higher reliability and greater ease of use to a diverse range of industrial and scientific applications. With a core team that has more than twenty years of experience, and a track record of supplying award-winning products to worldwide markets, M Squared is ideally placed to help solve problems, de-risk your projects and accelerate your applications.[ View Product Range ]
Posted: 02 January 2013
Combined Raman/AFM (atomic force microscope) systems are excellent for characterising the properties of materials at sub-micrometre, and potentially nanometre, scales. Renishaw's inVia Raman microscope is the perfect partner for a wide range of AFMs, and other scanning probe microscopes (SPMs), as it offers users efficient, flexible, reliable, high performance operation.
The combined Raman/AFM systems consist of:
Posted: 02 January 2013
Warsash Scientific offer low cost, miniature fibre optic spectrometers and accessories for industrial and academic applications.
Posted: 18 December 2012
Designed to be added to many different types of optical microscopes, Artemis™ offers very high sensitivity, high resolution, a broad spectral range and rapid sampling times. It enables scientists and engineers to measure the Raman spectra from microscopic samples or microscope sampling areas of large samples, such as semiconductors.
Posted: 13 December 2012
The Portable Digital Vibrometer PDV-100 Vibrometer Education Kit is designed to introduce the fundamentals of structural dynamics through direct experimental measurements using laser Doppler vibrometry. The PDV-100 Vibrometer measures the vibration velocity of the sample using Doppler-shifted, retroreflected laser light. This non-contact measurement technique monitors an object's natural dynamic behaviour with high precision.
Posted: 13 December 2012
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Posted: 12 December 2012
Expand the capabilities of your Wavelength Electronics controllers with the USBKIT and QuickConnect™ software. The USBKIT provides convenient computer control of most Wavelength chassis mount controllers and evaluation boards at a surprisingly low price.
The software provides an intuitive virtual control panel that allows you to leverage the low-noise, high-stability laser diode and temperature control capabilities of components to save time and money. The QuickConnect™ software is easily loaded onto your computer with the automated installer, and is compatible with x86 (32-bit) and x64 (64-bit) PCs.[ Read More ]
Posted: 11 December 2012
For the Hexapod systems H-XXX a new manual control pad is now available. It can be used with all versions of the C-887 Hexapod controller.
Posted: 06 November 2012
Laservision is the first manufacturer of laser safety equipment to offer a certified laser protection glove. Gloves protect at 800nm - 1100nm and are available from Warsash Scientific in Australia and New Zealand.
Posted: 06 November 2012
CRAIC Technologies, the leading innovator of UV-visible-NIR microspectroscopy solutions for science and industry, announced Windows™ 8 compatibility of its MINERVA microspectrometer control and spectral analysis software.[ Read More ]
Posted: 06 November 2012
Portacare™ is Coltraco's commitment to through-life maintenance and calibration support and is available now through Warsash Scientific. It applies to all products and systems, whether delivered today or back in 1990.
Over the last five years Coltraco have reduced average turnaround times on repairs and calibrations from 60 days to 3 working days and want to get better still. Portacare is designed to cap the cost of ownership for one fixed annual fee, and embody into this over 3 or 5 year contract term duration:
It excludes only customer-induced or accidental damage.[ Read More ]
Posted: 05 November 2012
Pulsed UV sintering, a low-heat solution, is an essential step in the printed and improved electron process for the production of low cost electronics.
The heart of the system is Xenon's patented pulsed light technology that delivers high-energy bursts of pulsed light without harming or overheating substrates such as plastic, film, cloth or paper. Pulsed UV sintering is an essential step in the printed and improved electron process for the production of low cost electronics.[ Read More ]
Posted: 05 November 2012
Excelitas recently announced the introduction of its new Silicon Photomultiplier (SiPM) Module, under the brand name LynX™, now available from Warsash Scientific. It is expressly designed to meet state-of-the-art analytical measurements needs.
The LynX SiPM Module (LynX-A-33-050-T1-A) is a compact, easy-to-use, analogue module based on the new C30742 Series low noise, ultra-fast timing resolution, low cross-talk SiPM chips. The LynX SiPM Module offers an attractive alternative to traditional Photomultiplier Tubes (PMTs) for a variety of Analytical Instrumentation and Life Sciences applications including Fluorescence measurement and Flow Cytometry.[ Read More ]
Posted: 26 October 2012
Yes, new Warsash Scientific mugs are finally here! Are you still using your old mug and need an upgrade? Or, worse, not using a Warsash Scientific mug at all? These 2012 edition mugs won't tip over easily in a lab or at your desk. A reminder of our major specialty areas are wrapped around the bottom, and the back features a molecular diagram.. if you haven't guessed it already, for caffeine!
* These mugs have been designed for our customers and their distribution is entirely at the discrepancy of Warsash Scientific.
Posted: 25 October 2012
CRAIC Technologies, the world leading innovator of microspectroscopy solutions, is proud to announce the addition of Raman microspectroscopy capabilities to its flagship product: the 20/20 Perfect Vision™ microspectrophotometer, which is available from Warsash Scientific. Users of the 20/20 PV now have the ability to acquire Raman spectra, with lasers from the blue to the near infrared, in addition to UV-visible-NIR absorbance, reflectance, fluorescence and emission microspectra™. The 20/20 PV™ is able to acquire all these types of spectra of even sub-micron samples rapidly and easily. Better yet, the 20/20 PV is able to acquire all these spectra from the same area because it features proprietary optical aperturing technology. Additionally, the 20/20 PV features the ability to acquire images of these same microscopic samples in the UV, visible and NIR regions.[ Read More ]
Posted: 01 October 2012
Warsash Scientific are very excited to announce that we have been chosen as the exclusive representatives for Nanoscribe in Australia and New Zealand.
The Nanoscribe Photonic Professional is an easy-to-operate, table-top laser lithography system allowing for true three-dimensional nanostructures in commercially available photoresists. Designed for the high demands of three-dimensional photonic crystal structures, the instrument is suitable for generating three-dimensional scaffolds for biology, micro- and nanofluidic circuitry and more.
Posted: 18 September 2012
Spectral Surface Mapping (S2M™) capabilities are suitable for the Perfect Vision™ microspectrophotometer line from CRAIC Technologies. S2M™ gives microspectrometer users the ability to map the spectral variation of surfaces of their samples with microscopic spatial resolution. Surface profiles can be created using UV-visible-NIR transmission, absorbance, emission, fluorescence and polarisation microspectral data. S2M™ can even create maps from Raman microspectral data from an Apollo™ Raman microspectrometer. Microspectrometers can now create highly detailed spectral maps with micron scale resolution rapidly and automatically.[ Read More ]
Posted: 05 September 2012
Cobolt Calypso™ 491nm is a continuous wave (CW) diode-pumped solid-state (DPSS) laser. It is a single-frequency laser with high level of stability, ultra-low noise, very narrow spectral bandwidth and a perfect quality beam over a wide range of operation temperatures. It is based on proprietary PPKTP technology which provides improved power efficiency, large wavelength flexibility and multiline emission possibility.
Posted: 03 September 2012
StellarNet is offering incredible savings on all UV-VIS-NIR spectrometer systems. Buy a NIR spectrometer (900-1700nm) and get a FREE VIS spectrometer. The offer gets even better with the extended range NIRX-SR spectrometer (900-2300nm), receive a UV-VIS spectrometer for FREE![ Read More ]
Posted: 14 August 2012
Height measurement has been the initial application for the TopSens distance sensors. A choice of sensor heads allow you to find an optimal solution in terms of measurement range, accuracy and lateral resolution. The controller is designed for easy integration into the manufacturing system.
Posted: 13 August 2012
LED manufacturers and luminaire designers require a quick, portable device for complete spectral flux analysis. Reliable measurements of small LEDs, fibre outputs, and other small sources has usually meant compromising on accuracy or speed. As the leader in the field, Labsphere has designed a sphere-based portable solution including self-absorption correction that is both reliable and affordable.
Posted: 07 August 2012
CRAIC Technologies, the leading manufacturer of advanced UV-visible-NIR range systems for microscale analysis, announces the introduction of a mobile version of its website microspectra.com. This feature allows customers and prospective customers browsing with their smart phones or tablet computers to readily access the CRAIC Technologies website for information on the latest instruments as well as to obtain technical support for CRAIC Technologies products they already own. CRAIC Technologies customer support representatives can be reached either by email by telephone using the email addresses and telephone numbers listed on the site.
The mobile website can assist customers during the sales process as well as providing after sales support via direct email from a smartphone or tablet computer. Visitors to microspectra.com with smartphones and tablet computers will be directed to the mobile website automatically. From there, they can obtain information about the latest technologies from CRAIC or request technical support from their representatives. They can even access the main website for all the information that it has to offer.
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Note: Mobile Version is automatic and will not appear from a desktop computer
Posted: 02 August 2012
A new software update to SpectraWiz, which is included free-of-charge with each spectrometer, is now available for download at www.StellarNet.us. The Spectral-ID application has been updated to allow users to save sample spectra to a specified library, and later perform a real time search using unknown samples to look for matches. This new feature works for Raman, NIR, or UV-VIS spectra using covariance mathematics to assign a correlation value and display the top 10 library entries that qualify as a match.
Posted: 31 July 2012
The Model 763 OEM seed laser diode driver (pump laser diode driver) from Analog Modules is ideal for driving 14-pin butterfly packaged laser diode modules or semiconductor optical amplifiers (SOA) for use in CW or pulsed fibre MOPA and EDFA systems. The driver is implemented as a transconductance amplifier (analogue voltage in, scaled current out) with operation up to 1.2A, 3.0V and pulse widths down to 10ns. The driver circuitry operates from a single +5V power source. All other required voltages are generated on the board by high efficiency switching power supplies. The 763 is manufactured to the RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC requirements.[ Read More ]
Posted: 04 July 2012
Wavelength Electronics has redesigned the PLD10000 with a new compact heatsink and fan shroud, and improved internal heat dissipation capability. This technology has been leveraged into a high-current driver, the PLD12500, which can drive up to 12.5 amps. Both the PLD10000 and PLD12500 are mounted on printed circuit boards.
Posted: 10 July 2012
Zurich Instruments is a technology leader developing and selling advanced test and measurement instruments for dynamic signal analysis. These devices are used in many fields of application by high-technology research laboratories and industrial development sites.
Posted: 10 July 2012
After two years in development, Coltraco launched the Portalevel® MAX at the prestigious maritime exhibition, Posidonia. Portalevel MAX is the next generation portable liquid level indicator for monitoring fire suppression systems comprising CO2, FM200™, NOVEC™, Halons, and other liquidbased Halon replacement extinguishants. It employs easy-to-use, clean, environmentally-safe ultrasonic technology.
Posted: 06 July 2012
Recently PI has become the majority owner of miCos GmbH in Eschbach, Germany, allowing them to supplement their extensive nanopositioning and micropositioning portfolio with the products and know-how of a leader in the field of vacuum precision positioning applications and system integration.
Posted: 22 June 2012
The ShockBug is designed to record shock events experienced during the transportation, storage and usage of products and equipment. This unit has been designed as an event recorder, providing an accurate record of the date and time at which user defined g force limits are exceeded. These thresholds offer the added advantage, on the Plus model, of being programmable individually for each axis allowing more sensitive axis to be monitored with a lower g level.[ Read More ]
Posted: 14 June 2012
The H-811 miniature hexapod from PI is now available for air-environment.
Posted: 08 June 2012
Herzan has successfully designed numerous custom solutions ranging from large scale acoustic enclosures, tabletop active vibration isolation systems and custom EMI Isolation systems. These custom solutions began with an intensive design and engineering process with Herzan's technical staff to ensure all nuances within the requirements of an application were addressed.[ Read More ]
Posted: 04 June 2012
The F70 Series from Filmetrics includes general-purpose thickness measurement instruments that are capable of measuring thicknesses up to 13mm. The basic F70 is designed to measure transparent materials while the F70-NIR measures semiconductor materials. The thickness range is determined by the lens and software options.
Posted: 01 June 2012
Cobalt Light Systems develops products and technology for non-invasive sub-surface analysis. They have unique and proprietary analysis systems with applications in many areas. At the heart of their technology is the ability to rapidly and accurately measure chemical composition without touching or changing the sample.
Cobalt was established in 2006 to develop its novel technologies into a range of Raman applications for laboratory and industrial analysis. The underlying technology is exclusive to the company and was invented at the Science and Technology Facilities Council's Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in the UK.
Posted: 31 May 2012
The new SMD (surface-mount design) pyroelectric infrared detectors and SMD thermopiles from Excelitas are taking infrared sensing innovation to a whole new level, enabling automated high-volume production for major sensing applications from intrusion alarm to automatic light switch and even the latest high-tech consumer devices.
Posted: 25 May 2012
The new MK52 negative-stiffness optical vibration isolation table from Kinetic Systems achieves vertical and horizontal natural frequencies of 0.5 Hz or lower without limiting its ability to support static loads. At a natural frequency of 0.5 Hz, it provides isolation efficiencies of 93% at 2 Hz, 99% at 5 Hz, and 99.7% at 10 Hz.
The MK52 can be configured for a wide variety of locations and applications — wherever external vibrations can adversely affect the operation of sensitive equipment. Ultra-low natural frequencies, high internal structural frequencies, and excellent vertical and horizontal isolation efficiencies make the system well-suited to a wide variety of applications.[ Read More ]
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Posted: 22 May 2012
aRTie from Filmetrics represents a breakthrough in spectral reflectometer affordability and ease-of-use. Time consuming reference readings and minutes-long lamp warm-ups are a thing of the past. Simply plug aRTie into your computer's USB port and you're ready to go. aRTie's 40,000-hour light source and on-board spectroscopic calibration mean that maintenance is nil and measurement confidence is high.
Posted: 15 May 2012
PI (Physik Instrumente) has developed PILine® driven XY microscopy stage series M-687 with high resolution linear scales to add to the standard product range available from Warsash Scientific. Bundled together with the C-867.262 controller that was specifically designed for microscopy applications, the systems provide:
Posted: 01 May 2012
The 298TR ShockLog from Lamerholm combines advanced tri-axel piezo electric accelerometer technology with the latest in MEMS electronic accelerometers in a single unit, offering users a complete "Motion" monitoring instrumentation solution.
By combining these technologies into a single unit the 298TR ShockLog provides users with details of all physical motion experienced in a given storage period or transportation journey, measuring Shock (impacts), Vibration, Tilt and Roll (sway).
Posted: 12 April 2012
Warsash Scientific is pleased to announce a cost-effective online monitoring solution based on proven, state-of-the-art non-dispersive infrared (NDIR) technology. The SmartDGA Gauge and EZHub from LumaSense are new products designed to allow customers to continuously monitor and control the condition of LTCs and transformers. SmartDGA addresses three major challenges:
Posted: 2 March 2012
Warsash Scientific is pleased to announce the release of rIQ™: the intelligent solution for the analysis of glass trace evidence. rIQ (Refractive Index Quantification), from CRAIC Technologies, combines sophisticated image analysis software, advanced optical design and electronics to enable criminalists in modern forensic laboratories to measure the refractive index of multiple glass fragments simultaneously, quickly and with the highest accuracy.
Posted: 2 March 2012
Unlike traditional contact transducer measurement techniques, the measurement of solar panel dynamics with a Scanning Vibrometer from Warsash Scientific is a non-destructive, non-contact, remote method that allows a highly precise calculation of mechanical properties and can be used to predict service times for newly designed materials.
Computer modelling and simulation can help to determine load/strain scenarios and processes for materials and parts prior to actual deployment. In this way, they can be further developed and improved based on the results and customised to their future applications and environments. Combining simulated results with real experimental data allows a highly precise calculation of mechanical properties and can be used to predict service times for newly designed materials.[ Read More ]
Posted: 21 February 2012
Identification of suspected narcotics is a critical challenge for law enforcement agencies. With the Thermo Scientific TruNarc™ analyser from Warsash Scientific, narcotics officers, customs, border patrol, and other law enforcement personnel can scan a sample for multiple narcotics in one single test.
Lightweight and easy to use, the TruNarc device delivers fast and accurate narcotics analysis anywhere it's needed. It easily identifies narcotics, stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens and analgesics using lab-proven Raman spectroscopy. The TruNarc device is able to analyse key drugs of abuse as well as common cutting agents, precursors and emerging threats — ensuring that law enforcement personnel are always ahead of the curve.
Posted: 15 February 2012
Warsash Scientific is pleased to introduce a drive solution that customers can easily integrate into OEM applications themselves. The U-264 RodDrive offers a fast, low-profile linear drive for travel ranges from 50 to 150mm, velocities of up to 250mm/s, or propulsion forces of up to 15 N.
Ideal applications for this drive include moving shutters, sorters, pipettes, sensing probes, etc. The RodDrive can also be used to create positioning systems in a precision class of a few micrometres to under one micrometre. Warsash Scientific offer more highly integrated linear positioning systems, XY stages or rotation adjusters with PILine piezomotors.
Posted: 2 February 2012
Warsash Scientific is pleased to announce the release of the Sprout-D, high-power, continuous-wave Green DPSS Laser System from Lighthouse Photonics. Sprout™ is a near-perfect TEMoo mode with extremely low optical noise and excellent long-term stability. It is a next-generation laser designed and manufactured to provide a sealed, turn-key source of collimated green light with high spectral purity.
Posted: 31 January 2012
The ShockLog — 298GPS, from Warsash Scientific, has been designed to monitor shock and vibration based on acceleration or velocity measurements and incorporates the latest in GPS tracking technology. It incorporates all of the features of a standard 298 ShockLog while adding the additional benefit of GPS positioning throughout the journey and for every event.[ Read More ]
Posted: 30 January 2012
Warsash Scientific delivers even greater flexibility for sintering conductive Cu and Ag metallic inks, curing thin-film substrates and for solar and surface modifications with the Sinteron 2010 from Xenon Corporation. The new Sinteron 2010 now allows for digitally programmable pulse widths, making it extremely flexible and valuable to process development.[ Read More ]
Posted: 20 January 2012
Warsash Scientific is proud to announce the addition of kinetic spectroscopy capabilities to the 20/20 Perfect Vision™ UV-visible-NIR microspectrophotometer.
With the kinetic spectroscopy package, this system is able to monitor the full range spectra of a microscopic sample area over time and plot the results. Analysis of samples can be done by absorbance, reflectance and even optical emission from the deep UV to far into the near infrared spectral regions. Applications are numerous and include biological time resolved analysis to measuring the degradation of LED's over time, chemical reactions on metallic films and much more. The ability to analyse the time resolved spectra of microscopic sample areas with multiple spectroscopic techniques, makes the kinetic package for the 20/20 Perfect Vision™ the cutting-edge micro-analysis tool for any laboratory or manufacturing facility.[ Read More ]
Posted: 15 December 2011
Warsash Scientific presents the MP-2 microscope photometers from CRAIC Technologies.
The MP-2 is an all solid state system designed for photometry of microscopic samples in many fields including biology, geology and cytophotometry. CRAIC MP-2 microscope photometers are rugged instruments designed to measure the reflectance, transmittance or fluorescence photometric values from microscopic samples rapidly and accurately.
Posted: 13 December 2011
Warsash Scientific introduces the new CW and pulsed laser diode drivers from Analog Modules.
Model 784 CW and pulsed laser diode drivers (pump laser diode drivers) are ideal for compact industrial and medical laser applications. Proprietary technology allows Analog Modules to offer a 50A, 2.5V driver with industry leading efficiency and footprint that only requires +5VDC input power.[ Read More ]