Raman Microscopy

pic39Its unprecedented permanent stability of the wavenumber axis guarantees precise and accurate results at every time. The SENTERRA II is THE Raman microscope for both, the multi-user environment with high daily throughput and for the lab working at the forefront of scientific research.

SENTERRA II highlights:

Research-grade spectroscopic performance

Intuitive & convenient workflow due to software guidance and automated hardware

Unmatched wavenumber accuracy and precision by SureCALTM

Straightforward Raman imaging

Compact design with spectrometer included in the microscope

Full spectral range with all gratings

Multi laser excitation with fast switching capabilities

Combination with FT-Raman technology for minimized fluorescence

Fully automated instrument tests according to USP 1120, PhEur 2.2.48, ASTM E1840 and E2529-06

Full compliance with GMP/cGMP, GLP and 21 CFRp11

Open architecture version for the study of larger samples (e.g. in art) with high lateral resolution


  • Differentiation of polymorphs
  • Visualization of the distribution of API and excipients in tablets
  • Failure analysis: Identification of particles & inclusions



Materials Sciencepic41

Differentiation of amorphous and microcrystalline silicon

Characterization of novel 2D materials & carbon nanotube




  •  Identification of trace evidence from crime scenes such as fibers, particles, paint chips, etc
  • Proof of the authenticity of works of art
  • Analysis of counterfeit documents, pharmaceuticals and money
  • Illicit drug analysis



pic43Art and Cultural Heritage

  • Identification of materials used for art objects
  • Discrimination of genuine and fake artifacts
  • Study of preservation, degradation and aging of objects of art
  • Life Science
  • Study of the molecular composition of cells and tissue