Thermo Scientific Evolution 300


Evolution 300

The Thermo Scientific* Evolution 300 is ideal for life science, pharmaceutical and QA/QC applications. A wide selection of accessories and a low cost of ownership make it a versatile and affordable addition to the lab.

The powerful Xenon lamp-based platform and variable bandwidth make the Evolution 300 ideal for life science, pharmaceutical and QA/QC applications. A selection of VISION software packages expand instrument capability and Smart Accessories make your analyses easier to perform. The walk-up convenience of the Xenon lamp saves valuable time and increases your lab's productivity.
Evolution 300
Bandwidth 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, 2.0, 4.0nm
Light Source Xenon
Optics Double Beam
Photodetector Photodiode
Photometric Noise <0.00018A at 0A; <0.00022A at 1A; <0.00050A at 2A, 500nm, RMS
Photometric Range >4A
Scanning Speed 1-3800 nm/min
Stray Light 198nm: >2.0A KCl, EP; 220nm: >3.7A NaI, 340nm: >3.9A NaNO2
Wavelength Range 190 to 1100 nm
Depth 21 in
Height 15 in
Width 24 in
Power Requirements 100/240V 50/60Hz
Weight 22 kg
Additional Specifications Wavelength Accuracy: ±0.20nm (546.11nm Hg emission line), ±0.3nm for 190-900nm
Repeatability: Peak separation of repetitive scanning of a Hg line source: <0.10nm, Standard deviation of 10 measurements: <0.05nm
Photometric Accuracy: ±0.004A at 1A, ±0.004A at 2A, ±0.006A at 3A
Baseline Flatness: ±0.0015A (200 - 800nm) 2.0nm SBW, smoothed
Monochromator: Modified Ebert monochromator


  • 5 variable spectral bandwidth settings for matching customer assays to instrument
  • Acquisition rate: 50 data points per second
  • Longlife Xenon lamp

Xenon Lamp
  • Provides excellent performance over the full wavelength range
  • Ready to use without instrument warmup for fast readings
  • Activates only when taking a measurement; extended lamp life lowers cost of instrument ownership
  • 3-year warranty

Optional Smart Accessories For Any Application
  • Full line available for Life Sciences and QA/QC
  • Install or remove without restarting the instrument
  • Built-in software instantly identifies and configures to accommodate accessory
  • Each accessory has a unique serial number that is recorded for comprehensive event logs and audit trail capabilities
  • Automated performance verification with CVC accessory
  • Mercury lamp accessory is available for testing and defining wavelength accuracy

PC Control
  • Enables data collection and distribution to third party applications for advanced processing and archiving
  • Uses powerful VISION software suite to control instrument
  • Collects, stores, recalls and analyzes data

Local and PC Control
  • Combines keypad and PC control systems for maximum flexibility in labs with a variety of experimental needs


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