Pharma Laser

Based on LIBS (Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy) technology, Pharma Laser's PharmaLIBS 250 is a laser-based analytical instrument designed for rapid, reliable testing of solid and oral dosage pharmaceuticals.


  • Dimensions: 135 centimeters x 60 centimeters x 99 centimeters (53 inches x 24 inches x 39 inches)
  • Weight: 130 kg (273 lbs)
  • Wheeled for mobility
  • Fully safety interlocks protection
  • Larger laser-safe viewing port
  • HEPA filtration system

Sample Tray

  • Capacity of 26 samples
  • Laser sampling positions are fully software selectable
  • Removable sample holders for customization to different sample size and shape
  • Disposable or reusable sample holders

CDRH Classification:

  • Class 1 Laser System (No safety eyewear necessary)


  • Pulse Nd-YAG laser operated at fundamental wavelength of 1064 nm
  • Pulse duration: 3-5 ns
  • Pulse energy: computer controlled, up to 190 mJ per pulse
  • Repetition rate: computer controlled, up to 10 Hz
  • Spot size: ~ 200 μm


  • Imaging Czerny-Turner configuration
  • Triple selectable grating (better resolution)
  • Spectral resolution: 0.1 nm
  • Grating and Wavelength selection under full computer control

System Software

  • PharmaLIBSTM 250 software
  • Fully automated data acquisition and results processing 'Methods' based
  • Real time display of acquired spectra and processed results
  • Graphical and tabular output data
  • Data export to text and Microsoft Excel format
  • Graphical export to BMP, WMF and JPG formats
  • Fully 21 CFR Part 11 Compliant Software

CCD Detector:

  • Interline readout scientific grade CCD
  • Thermoelectrically cooled
  • Electronic grating
  • Exposure window: 100 nm and up
  • Spectral sensitivity rage 300-1000 nm


  • High Power Computer
  • Compact LCD flat panel display
Process Analytics
Product Type:
Pharma Laser