Highly regarded research labs around the world trust in our technology

University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA
"The neaSNOM microscope with it’s imaging and nano-FTIR mode is the most useful research instrument in years, bringing genuinely new insights."

Prof. Dmitri Basov
University of California San Diego
Department of Physics
La Jolla, USA

Brown University, Providence, USA
"The neaSNOM near-field microscope and it’s user-friendly software offer us an incredible flexibility for the realization of our unique experiments – without compromises in robustness, handling and ease-of-use."

Prof. Dan Mittleman
Brown University
School of Engineering
USA

LNLS, Brazil
"The great stability and robustness of the neaSNOM are key features for serving our diverse user’s demands. The neaSCAN software is user-friendly and intuitive allowing fresh users to quickly start measuring."

Dr. Raul Freitas
Centro Nacional de Pesquisa em Energia e Materiais (CNPEM)
Laboratório Nacional de Luz Síncrotron (LNLS)
Brazil

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
"We propose to establish a complete set of nano-FTIR and scattering-type SNOM in order to stay competitive in nanophotonics research as well as to maintain our state-of-the-art design and fabrication of novel nanomaterials. Only because of the unique technology from neaspec we were able to win this desirable university grant."

Dr. Dangyuan Lei
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Department of Applied Physics
Hong Kong

Sun Yat-sen University, China
"The neaSNOM microscope boosted my research in plasmonic properties of noble metal nanocrystals, optical resonances of dielectric nanostructures, and plasmon polaritons of graphene-like two dimensional nanomaterials."

Prof. Huanjun Chen
Sun Yat-sen University
School of Physics and Engineering
China

University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
"The unique dual beam-path design of the neaSNOM near-field microscope makes neaspec the natural choice for ultrafast spectroscopy at the nanoscale."

Prof. Dr. Rupert Huber
University of Regensburg
Department of Phyics
Germany

Seagate Technology PLC, California, USA

Dr. Chubing Peng
USA

Seagate Technology PLC

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
"We were looking for a flexible research tool capable of characterizing our energy storage materials at the nanoscale. neaSNOM proofed to be the system with the highest spatial resolution in infrared imaging and spectroscopy and brings us substantial new insights for our research."

Jaroslaw Syzdek PhD
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Environmental Energy Technologies Division
Berkeley, USA

Imperial College London, UK
"As a newcomer to the near-field optics I am very grateful for the prompt and competent support provided by neaspec’s experts."

Edward Yoxall
Imperial College London
Department of Physics
London, United Kingdom

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA

University of Illinois
Material Research Laboratory
USA

University of Texas, Austin, USA

University of Texas Austin
Department of Mechanical Engineering
USA

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
"The neaSNOM new imaging technique offers me the right tool to unravel the fascinating world of protein folding in complex biological systems at the nanoscale"

Prof. Shinobu Hikami
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
Okinawa, Japan

Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München, Germany
"A unique advantage of the neaSNOM microscope is that it can be applied to many fields of scientific research such as Chemistry, Semiconductor Technology, Polymer Science and even Life-Science."

Dr. Fritz Keilmann
Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München
Co-Founder and Scientific-Advisor
Munich, Germany

Université Paris Sud, Paris, France

Université Paris Sud
Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale
France

University of Bristol, UK
"I needed a flexible experimental platform with a high degree of optical access. The highly modular design of neaSNOM provides an ideal foundation for the development of my own experiments on top of it."

Dr. Ian Lindsay
University of Bristol
School of Physics
Bristol, United Kingdom

Technion, Israel

Dr. Guy Bartal
Technion
Department of Electrical Engineering
Haifa, Israel

Iowa State University, Ames, USA
"With its ultra-small & ultra-fast capabilities as well as the highly-compatible & user-friendly design, the neaSNOM near-field microscope offers us unique opportunities to uncover the intriguing nano-optical phenomena of novel two-dimensional materials."

Dr. Zhe Fei
Iowa State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
USA

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Prof. Qijie Wang
Nanyang Technological University
Centre for Disruptive Photonic Technologies (CDPT)
Singapore

Tel Aviv University, Israel

Prof. Haim Suchowski
Tel Aviv University
School of Physics and Astronomy
Isreal

Tokyo Institute of Technology (TITEC), Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo Institute of Technology
Quantum NanoElectronics Research Center and Department of Physical Electornics
Japan

Nanjing University, China

Prof. Xuejin Zhang
Nanjing University
National Laboratory of Solid State Microstructures
Nanjing, China

RWTH Aachen, Germany
"As a near-field expert I was quickly convinced that neaSNOM is the only optical AFM microscope completely satisfying the needs of demanding near-field experiments. It’s the best comercially available technology and in addition really easy to use."

Prof. Thomas Taubner
RWTH Aachen
Metamaterials & Nano-Optics
Aachen, Germany

Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology, Germany
"Developed by the s-SNOM experts, the neaSNOM microsocope is the ideal tool for our demanding applications. We work on characterizing opto-electronic devices like LEDs, transistors based on GaN and SiC as well as nanocomposites in e.g. textile fibers."

Dr. Christoph Janzen
Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT)
Aachen, Germany

CIC nanoGUNE Research Center, San Sebastian, Spain
"After many years of research and development in near-field microscopy, we finally made our dream come true to perform infrared imaging & spectroscopy at the nanoscale. With neaSNOM we can additionally realize Raman, fluorescence and non-linear nano-spectroscopy."

Prof. Rainer Hillenbrand
CIC nanoGUNE Research Center
Co-Founder and Scientific Advisor
San Sebastian, Spain

California State University Long Beach, USA
"neaspec provides an ideal and reliable near-field optical microscope. Their expertise has proved invaluable in setting up my experiments."

Prof. Yohannes Abate
California State University Long Beach
Nano-Optics
Long Beach, USA

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary

Prof. Katalin Kamarás
Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Wigner Research Centre for Physics
Budapest, Hungary

Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), Germany
"Already after the first day of the system installation we have been able to measure publishable data."

Prof. Gerhard Ulm
Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB)
Metrology Light Source (MLS)
Berlin, Germany

College of William & Mary, USA

Prof. Mumtaz Qazilbash
College of William & Mary
Department of Physics
Williamsburg, USA