Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer by Thermo Fisher Scientific

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Solve analytical challenges with ease using the Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS™50 FT-IR Spectrometer, featuring purpose-built accessories and integrated software — making it an all-in-one materials analysis workstation. Designed to be highly flexible, the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR Spectrometer can be upgraded from a simple FT-IR bench to a fully-automated multi-spectral range system that can acquire spectra from far-infrared to visible. You can initiate novel ATR, Raman and NIR modules at the touch of... Read more


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Average Rating: 4.6
15 Scientists have reviewed this product

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  • Member since: 2019

  • Organization: Linde



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    5 out of 5
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Very capable instrument.
Rating: 4.7

  • Application Area: Gas analysis

"This product is very effective. It has lots of functionality and we use it regularly. We wish the software was a bit better."

Review date: 26 Jul 2021 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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  • Member since: 2015

  • Organization: MMU



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    5 out of 5
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Great little instrument that our labs cannot do without.
Rating: 4.7

  • Application Area:General analysis of organic compounds as a first screening tool

"Very easy-to-use benchtop instrument, portable, small footprint. Excellent for teaching purposes on all levels at university, great screening tool. Appropriate software to install several libraries. Fast, reliable IR spectra."

Review date: 16 Jul 2021 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2017

  • Organization: chemco systems, inc



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    4 out of 5
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    3 out of 5
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    3 out of 5
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Convenient to use for quick material comparison and QC qualification.
Rating: 3.3

  • Application Area:Organic monomers and polymers

"It is not very hard to use generally speaking. It does require regular maintenance and care more than other equipment."

Review date: 24 Mar 2021 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2019

  • Organization: Yeditepe University



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    5 out of 5
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    5 out of 5
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Great reproducibility.
Rating: 5.0

  • Application Area:Analysis of bacteria and nanoparticles

"It is easy to use, and no need for any sample preparation for ATR-FTIR. However, it has not a library for assignments."

Review date: 26 Apr 2020 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2020

  • Organization: Honeywell UOP



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    5 out of 5
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    5 out of 5
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Great instrument.
Rating: 5.0

  • Application Area:Infrared

"Great instrument for both basic and research samples."

Review date: 16 Mar 2020 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2020

  • Organization: PDI



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    4 out of 5
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    5 out of 5
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Training and support were excellent.
Rating: 4.7

  • Application Area:QC

"Easy to crack methods. Training and support were excellent."

Review date: 06 Mar 2020 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2020

  • Organization: owens corning



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    5 out of 5
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    4 out of 5
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    4 out of 5
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The instrument is easy to use and gives great results.
Rating: 4.3

  • Application Area:Quantification

"The instrument is easy to use. Interchanging parts is easy. The integration with the software is done well."

Review date: 05 Mar 2020 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2019

  • Organization: KEA



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    4 out of 5
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    5 out of 5
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Rating: 4.3

  • Application Area:Vibrational spectroscopy, quality and quantity

"We are using iS50 from Thermo and it's a great instrument for quantity and quality measurements of different compounds. The high resolution, ease of use, fast and reliable results make you comfortable to continue working with it. "

Review date: 27 Mar 2019 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2019

  • Organization: Canada Border Services Agency



  • Ease of use
    5 out of 5
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    5 out of 5
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    4 out of 5
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The instrument is easy to use and a staple in our lab.
Rating: 4.7

  • Application Area:Drug chemistry

"The instrument is easy to use and a staple in our lab."

Review date: 26 Mar 2019 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2019

  • Organization: Axalta



  • Ease of use
    5 out of 5
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    5 out of 5
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Five stars.
Rating: 5.0

  • Application Area:Research

"Great Product. Very easy to use and great sales and service people."

Review date: 26 Mar 2019 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer


  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2019

  • Organization: Temple University



  • Ease of use
    4 out of 5
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Good start with the technique.
Rating: 4.0

  • Application Area:Catalysis and energy

"It is very good system for supporting research of enery applications."

Review date: 26 Mar 2019 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2006

  • Organization: MTSU



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    5 out of 5
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    4 out of 5
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Productivity is very high with iS50 FTIR
Rating: 4.3

  • Application Area:Methods development for environmental analysis

"The Thermo iS50 is very easy to use and there are a variety of compatible FTIR accessories."

Review date: 26 Mar 2019 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2014

  • Organization: Cargill



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    5 out of 5
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Great results! Good addition to the research lab.
Rating: 5.0

  • Application Area:analyze food materials

"Very good instrument! Easy to operate and easy to maintain by a regular user. The modular design is helpful to adding accessories and capabilities when needs come up."

Review date: 05 Apr 2017 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Advanced Reviewer

  • Member since: 2015

  • Organization: Analytical & Process Chemistry



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    5 out of 5
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Highly recommend
Rating: 5.0

  • Application Area:Biopharmaceutical

"Software easy to use, CFR Part 11 compliant, after sales service superior."

Review date: 28 Jun 2016 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
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    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2014

  • Organization: Cargill



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    5 out of 5
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    4 out of 5
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High quality instrument and easy to use
Rating: 4.7

  • Application Area:Food ingredient, food products, contamination, quality control,

"This is a great piece of instrument. Very easy to learn and use. Software is user friendly, although a little lack of functions for user to manipulate. The modular design is a plus. One can easily add different accessories. "

Review date: 19 May 2016 | Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS50 FTIR Spectrometer
Solve analytical challenges with ease using the Thermo Scientific™ Nicolet™ iS™50 FT-IR Spectrometer, featuring purpose-built accessories and integrated software — making it an all-in-one materials analysis workstation.

Designed to be highly flexible, the Nicolet iS50 FT-IR Spectrometer can be upgraded from a simple FT-IR bench to a fully-automated multi-spectral range system that can acquire spectra from far-infrared to visible. You can initiate novel ATR, Raman and NIR modules at the touch of a button, enabling access to these techniques without manually changing system components.


Nicolet™ iS50 FT-IR Spectrometer Features:

  • Dual Source capable
  • The Polaris™ long-life IR source
  • Tungsten-Halogen white light source
  • Three detectors for the main sample compartment
  • High-resolution standard
  • Validation wheel standard
  • All gold optics standard (aluminum available)
  • Full support for existing accessories
  • Energy screens for high-res motorized (standard)
  • Optional purge shutters, motorized filters, Optional motorized polarizer, Collimated or focused emission port

Applications:

  • Polymers and Rubbers
  • Forensics
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Pigments/Paints/Inks
  • Food/Flavors/Oils
  • General Laboratories