Measurement Services

BRO now offers measurements of several optical properties:

  • UV, Visible, NIR and IR Transmittance
  • UV, Visible, NIR, and IR Reflectance
  • UV, Visible, NIR, and IR Absorptance/Emittance
  • UV, Visible, NIR, and IR Transflectance
  • Dispersive and FTIR Modes in the IR
  • Total, Specular and Diffuse Modes in the UV, Visible, NIR and IR
  • Variable Angle Transmittance and Reflectance in the UV, Visible, and NIR
  • Cryogenic Transmittance
  • Transmittance Haze and Gloss
  • Non-Contact Microtopography
  • Ambient/controlled/extreme environments for exposure & testing to MILSPEC/ASTEM/ANSI/ISO and other standards
  • NIST/NRC/NPL/VLSI traceable standards
  • Consulting in bulk and thin-film materials
  • Very large sample measurement by arrangement
  • Rapid turnaround by arrangement


Instruments & Accessories

  • Agilent Cary 5000 Grating UV-Vis-NIR Spectrophotometer with Universal Measurement Accessory (UMA) for variable angle, ABSOLUTE transmittance & reflectance for incident angles from 5° to 85°
  • Agilent Cary 500E Grating UV-Vis-NIR Spectrophotometer with Labsphere TM Spectralon TM side-looking & down-looking integrating spheres
  • Perkin-Elmer 983GTM Grating IR Spectrophotometers with Specular & Variable-Angle Reflectance Accessories
  • Nicolet iS10TM Fourier-Transform – IR Spectrophotometer with Labsphere TM Infragold TM integrating sphere
  • Agilent Eclipse TM spectrofluorometer
  • BYK-Gardner Haze-Gard Plus TM hazemeter
  • Micromap 512 TM & Veeco NT2000 TM non-contact optical profilometers
  • HunterLab TM & Minolta TM colorimeters
  • BYK-Gardner Pocket-Gloss TM and other glossmeters

Speak to an Engineer

Want the power of a world-renowned optical engineering R&D team on your project? Look no further than BRO. Submit your request now to speak with an engineer who will discuss your project specifications and create a detailed project proposal at no cost or obligation to you.