XploRA™ PLUS Confocal Raman Spectrometer

Incorporating unique and powerful functions in a reliable, high performance system, ideally suited to the research and analytical lab, the XploRA PLUS is Horiba’s best multi-sample, multi-user Raman microscope ever. It is fully confocal, not compromising image quality, spatial or depth resolution. The SWIFT Fast Raman images are the fastest fully confocal Raman images available, typically 10x faster than conventional Raman imaging. The simplicity and power of the XploRA PLUS is unmatched with an enhanced range of options such as multiple laser wavelengths, EMCCD detection, Raman polarisation and even Raman-AFM combination.

Key Features

  • SWIFTTM 10x faster Raman imaging
  • Improved detection and sensitivity
  • Full confocality for complete image detail
  • Full optical microscope for sample visualisation
  • Maximum detail, resolution and range for enhanced spectroscopy
  • HORIBA’s OneClick easy Raman analysis
  • NIST traceable and patented Autocalibration options for validated results
  • Ultimate optical stability- robust, reliable, long term operation
  • Automated operation offering simple, powerful reliability

Future-proof Expansion

  • Compatible with atomic force microscopes for combined Raman-AFM and TERS (Tip Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy)
  • Multiple laser wavelengths – ensures optimal results and minimised fluorescence interference from the widest range of sample types
  • Full system automation with software control and intuitive operation
  • Comprehensive Raman spectral libraries for fast Raman chemical identification

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Step into a realm of scientific exploration like never before with the Horiba XploRA Plus Confocal Raman Spectrometer – a groundbreaking instrument that elevates material analysis to new heights. This state-of-the-art spectrometer embodies precision, versatility, and innovation, making it an indispensable tool for researchers and analysts across diverse fields. The XploRA Plus empowers scientists to unlock the mysteries of materials, delving deep into their molecular structures with exceptional clarity and accuracy.

Unveiling the Power of XploRA Plus:

At the heart of the XploRA Plus lies a sophisticated design that combines cutting-edge technology with remarkable flexibility. Its true confocal microscope architecture enables transmission and reflection illumination, paving the way for high-quality 2D and 3D imaging. Researchers can explore samples from different angles and perspectives, revealing new dimensions of understanding.

Equipped with up to three internal lasers and 12 density filters, the XploRA Plus puts precise laser power control at your fingertips. This seamless integration of lasers and filters facilitates an unparalleled level of customization, catering to the unique characteristics of each sample under investigation. The system’s adaptability ensures optimal excitation for various materials, enhancing the quality of results across a wide range of applications.

Moreover, the XploRA Plus’s 4-grating spectrometer boasts an impressive UV-vis range, offering maximum resolution for detailed spectral analysis. From the ultraviolet to visible wavelengths, no region is beyond the reach of this instrument, providing comprehensive insights into the spectral properties of diverse materials.

One of the XploRA Plus’s remarkable features is its ability to perform both Raman and photoluminescence analysis across the entire spectral range. This dual capability allows researchers to probe molecular vibrations and study luminescent properties, opening up new avenues for comprehensive material characterization.

The system’s microscopy prowess further expands its analytical capabilities. Offering various microscopy modes, including DIC, epifluorescence, dark field, and polarized light microscopy, the XploRA Plus delivers high-resolution images with enhanced contrast and specificity. These modes complement Raman and photoluminescence analysis, providing a comprehensive understanding of sample morphology and behaviour.

In conclusion, the Horiba XploRA Plus Confocal Raman Spectrometer redefines the boundaries of material analysis, empowering researchers to explore the unseen world of molecular structures and properties. With its versatile laser and filter configurations, extensive spectral coverage, and true confocal microscope design, this powerful instrument opens up a multitude of possibilities in scientific research and analytical pursuits. Embrace the XploRA Plus to embark on a transformative journey of discovery and innovation in the realm of materials science.

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