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Raman Microscope - Renishaw InVia

The Renishaw inVia Raman Microscope can efficiently provide Raman spectra for chemical composition and structure analysis.


  • Three laser wavelengths:
    • 488 nm (Raman only)
    • 514 nm (Raman only)
    • 785 nm (Raman and PL mode)
  • Raman shift range: 100 – 4000 cm
  • Magnification: x5, x20, x50, L x50, x100
  • Two sets of gratings: 1200 l/m + 2400 l/m, 600 l/m + 1800 l/m
  • Measurement capabilities:
    • Spectral acquisition
    • Depth series acquisition
    • Map image acquisition
    • StreamlineHR image acquisition
    • Automatic image montaging
  • Image capture capabilities
  • Basic Raman spectra analysis capabilities (e.g. peak pick-up, substrate baseline, etc.)


Materials Characterization Laboratory
Furnas Hall room #109/110
University at Buffalo North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260


Usage Fee: Category B Rates

$25/hour (academic), $100/hour (industry)

Raman Microscope - InVia Renishaw

Raman Microscope - InVia Renishaw

For general inquiries, contact:

Donald J. Goralski

Director, Shared Instrumentation Laboratories

(716) 645-5151


For technical inquiries, contact:

Zongmin (Shirley) Bei, PhD

Senior Research Support Specialist

Shared Instrumentation Laboratories 

(716) 645-5165