Highly regarded research labs around the world trust in our technology

Center of Super-resolution Optics, Chongqing, China
"Our neaSCOPE powered with a THz TDS solution enable us to open new routes to imaging single biomolecules with THz techniques."

Prof. Huabin Wang
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Institute of Green and Intelligent Technology
Center of Super-resolution Optics, Chongqing, China

NEST- CNR Istituto Nanoscienze, Pisa, Italy
"neaSCOPE is one of the key tools of our interdisciplinary research centre dedicated to nanoscience and nanotechnology at the frontier of basic and applied research."

Prof. Miriam Vitiello
Istituto Nanoscienze
Pisa, Italy

Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

William L. Wilson, Ph.D.
Harvard University
Center for Nanoscale Systems
Cambridge, USA

University of Cambridge, UK

Dr. Felix Deschler
University of Cambridge
Cavendish Laboratory, Optoelectronics
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Columbia University, New York, USA
"The neaSCOPE microscope with it’s imaging and nano-FTIR mode is the most useful research instrument in years, bringing genuinely new insights."

Prof. Dmitri Basov
Columbia University
Department of Physics
New York, USA

Brown University, Providence, USA
"The neaSCOPE 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. Daniel Mittleman
Brown University
School of Engineering

LNLS, Brazil
"The great stability and robustness of the neaSCOPE 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)

Université Paris Sud, Paris, France

Université Paris Sud
Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Material Research Laboratory
Champaign, 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

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
"We were looking for a flexible research tool capable of characterizing our energy storage materials at the nanoscale. neaSCOPE 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

University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei
"After very successful scientific research with the neaSCOPE microscope, we now decided to bring our research to the next level with the brand-new ultra-low temperature cryo-neaSCOPE."

Prof. Xuelin Zhu
University of Science and Technology of China at Hefei
Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale

Soochow University, China
"Our neaSCOPE microscope enabled us to maximize our scientific output. It also strengthens the collaboration with several partners worldwide."

Prof. Qiaoliang Bao
Soochow University
Key Laboratory for Carbon-Based Functional Materials and Devices

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, China
"Surfaces & interfaces play an important role in physical chemistry. The neaSCOPE microscope is the ideal tool to study two-dimensional materials, energy conversion & storage. It allows us full access to surface chemical information & modification at the highest spatial resolution."

Prof. Peng Jiang
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics
State Key Laboratory of Catalysis

Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
"The neaSNOM is the most powerful tool for plasmonic studies. It provides both, the spatial resolution and the complex field mapping, which is essential to the success of our projects."

Dr. Jiayu He
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Institute of Optics and Electronics

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
"We propose to establish a complete set of nano-FTIR and scattering-type s-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 neaSCOPE 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

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

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

College of William & Mary, USA

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

Seagate Technology PLC, California, USA

Dr. Chubing Peng

Seagate Technology PLC

The University of Queensland Aleksandar Ratic Australia
"Our neaSCOPE microscope contributes to the development of sensing and imaging systems exploiting the THz spectrum for applications from security and defence to in vivo biomedical imaging."

Aleksandar D. Rakić
The University of Queensland
School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

ICFO Quantum Nano-Optoelectronics Prof. Dr. Frank Koppens
"With the neaSCOPE nanoscope, it was possible to “see” the light ripples moving on the graphene, about 300 times slower than light, and dramatically different from what is expected from classical physics laws."

Prof. Dr. Frank Koppens
Quantum Nano-Optoelectronics

University of Texas, Austin, USA

University of Texas Austin
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
"The neaSCOPE 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 neaSCOPE 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

University of Bristol, UK
"I needed a flexible experimental platform with a high degree of optical access. The highly modular design of neaSCOPE 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
"Our neaSCOPE microscope supported us to be the first to develop the research field of optical skyrmions and set the stage for a new platform for information processing, transfer and storage applications."

Dr. Guy Bartal
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 neaSCOPE 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

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

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

Tel Aviv University, Israel

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

Tokyo Institute of Technology (TITEC), Tokyo, Japan

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

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 neaSCOPE is the only optical AFM microscope completely satisfying the needs of demanding near-field experiments. It’s the best commercially 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 neaSCOPE 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 neaSCOPE 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
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