Shimadzu UV-3600 Plus


UV-3600 Plus

Incorporating the latest technology to achieve high sensitivity, high resolution, and an ultra-low stray light level, leading the way to new solutions   
High Sensitivity   
Shimadzu developed the world’s first UV-VIS-NIR spectrophotometer with three detectors, consisting of a PMT (photomultiplier tube) for the ultraviolet and visible regions and InGaAs and cooled PbS detectors for the near-infrared region. With conventional instruments that use only PMT and PbS detectors, there is a drop in sensitivity in the crossover region between those detectors. Using an InGaAs detector to cover this crossover region, however, ensures high sensitivity across the entire measured wavelength range, and gives a noise level of 0.00003 Abs at 1500 nm.   
In addition to the main UV-3600 Plus unit, the Multi-purpose large-sample compartment and the Integrating sphere attachment also feature three detector, enabling the high-sensitivity measurement of solid samples.


High Resolution, Ultra-Low Stray-Light, and Wide Wavelength Range   
A high-performance double monochromator makes it possible to attain an ultra-low stray-light level (0.00005 % max. at 340 nm) with a high resolution (maximum resolution: 0.1 nm). The wide wavelength range of 185 to 3,300 nm enables measurement across the ultraviolet, visible, and near-infrared regions. This instrument can perform spectrophotometry for a variety of applications.   
The Advantages of Double-Grating Monochromators   
The UV-3600 Plus uses gratings for both the pre-monochromator and main monochromator. Our holographic diffraction gratings are designed to achieve high efficiencies and exceptionally low stray-light levels. Furthermore, to improve light energy efficiency, blazed gratings are used for wavelength regions that by nature have low light source energy or lower detector sensitivity. A G-G system that uses gratings for both the pre-monochromator and main monochromator ensures low stray light, with a constant optimal resolution of 0.1 nm in the ultraviolet and visible regions and 0.4 nm in the near-infrared region.    
Wide Range of Optional Accessories   
The three-detector Multi-purpose large-sample compartment or Integrating sphere options enable high-sensitivity measurement of solid samples. Use the ASR Series of absolute specular reflectance accessories to perform high-accuracy absolute reflectance measurements. In addition, temperature-controlled cell holders and micro cell holders are available to handle a wide range of measurement applications.


UV-3600 Plus UV-Vis-NIR Spectrophotometer

UV-3600 Plus UV-Vis-NIR Spectrophotometer

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