For immediate release

Press Release, Farum, July 2nd, 2014

Ibsen Photonics (, the global leader in fused silica transmission gratings and industrial grade spectrometer modules, today announced the new FREEDOM VIS-NIR spectrometer integrators of analytical and process control instruments.

FREEDOM VIS-NIR supplements the UV, VIS and UV-NIR spectrometers in the FREEDOM series of products. FREEDOM combines compact size, cost efficiency, and high performance with flexibility in the choice of detector system. These benefits make FREEDOM especially well-suited for integration into portable and handheld instruments.

The key benefits of the new FREEDOM VIS-NIR are: high efficiency across the 475 – 1100 nm range, ultra compact size of 25 x 48 x 16 mm, robust and athermal performance, and flexibility in choice of detector and electronics.

FREEDOM VIS-NIR comes in three standard variants with either a low cost front-illuminated CCD, a high dynamic range NMOS, or a low noise back-thinned CCD, however, more detector options are available upon request.

For complete information about the FREEDOM VIS-NIR spectrometer platform please visit

For additional information please contact:

Pernille Kennedy
Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Telephone: +45 4434 7000

About Ibsen Photonics

Ibsen Photonics is the global leader in holographic, fused silica transmission gratings and spectrometer modules for a wide range of telecom, analytical, sensing, and laser markets.

Ibsen Photonics is privately owned with FOSS A/S holding 85% of the shares and the rest owned by employees. Headquarters are in Farum, Denmark. For more information please visit