Renishaw InVia Raman Microscope

The Renishaw InVia Raman microscope yields high resolution Raman spectra for determination of molecular compositions and bonding. The instrument is automated for ease of use and enables both point analysis and mapping.

Renishaw Capabilities:

  • Searchable inorganic spectral databases
  • Dual laser excitation sources: 514 nm & 785 nm
  • Motorised stage for streamline mapping
  • Automated white light imaging and montaging
  • Heating and cooling stage for fluid inclusion analysis
  • Stage accessories to accommodate a wide range of samples

Reinshaw Techniques:

  • Phase identification and discrimination of mineral polymorphs
  • Analysis of the effects of bonding, environment, and stress on a sample
  • Determination of crystallinity, crystal symmetry, and orientation