Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer

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Maximize efficiency, ensure accuracy, achieve compliance—unleash the power of Apex FTIR

The Thermo Scientific Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer powered by OMNIC Paradigm Software welcomes you to the world of cutting-edge FTIR spectroscopy. Designed for both routine analysis and research applications, the Apex offers unparalleled performance and versatility. From routine quality control (QA/QC) to research and development, the Nicolet Apex is built to innovate, increase productivity, improve precision, and comply with extensive regulations. 

With the Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer you can maximize efficiency, ensure accuracy, and achieve compliance. Are you ready to unleash the power of the Apex FTIR?


Configure your FTIR to match the needs of your lab environment and the spectral range required with these three additional models:

  • Nicolet Apex KBr FTIR Spectrometer—A standard Mid-IR spectrometer.
  • Nicolet Apex XT-KBr FTIR Spectrometer—An extended range Mid and Near IR spectrometer.
  • Nicolet Apex ZnSe FTIR Spectrometer—A durable Mid-IR spectrometer for high humidity environments

Advanced technology for trustworthy analysis and increased productivity

  • Get best-in-class performance with a superb signal-to-noise ratio and top-notch resolution to tackle any experimental need.
  • Enhance your productivity by cutting analysis time by up to 50% using our patented smart background feature.
  • Improve your efficiency with a multi-sample compartment feature that allows for multiple accessories to be mounted and switched, thereby saving time and minimizing labor in the laboratory setting.

  • Configure your FTIR to match the needs of your lab environment and the spectral range required, with options like Apex KBr, Apex ZnSe, or Apex XT-KBr.
  • Upgrade your failure analysis capabilities by utilizing the advanced technology of the Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer, which effortlessly integrates with our range of FTIR microscopes, TGA-IR systems, and various other accessories to characterize drug formulations or facilitate defect analysis of small particles.
  • Achieve automation and high throughput capabilities using a TE-MCT detector and a range of accessories.

See the hidden details with high-resolution spectroscopy. The modern Michelson interferometer design delivers high-spectral-resolution for superior optical quality to uncover answers from challenging samples, including gases. 

Thermo Scientific OMNIC Paradigm Software is a powerful analytical tool that empowers researchers and scientists by simplifying spectroscopic data analysis, enhancing visualization, and accelerating scientific discoveries. With its user-friendly interface, customizable workflows, and seamless integration capabilities, the software enables researchers to gain valuable insights and make informed decisions effortlessly.


Access to OMNIC Anywhere cloud-based software enables remote access to the data and functionalities of the Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer, allowing for real-time analysis and collaboration from any location with any device. It’s a must for next-generation collaborative research.


Optional remote monitoring of instrument health for the Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer allows users to keep track of the condition and performance of their FTIR instrument. This advanced technology provides real-time information on various parameters including temperature, humidity, and source energy, enabling users to proactively identify any potential issues and take necessary actions to ensure optimal instrument performance.

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Nicolet Apex applications and industries

Unlock pivotal insights for polymer and chemical analyses with the Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer. Its adaptability to hundreds of accessories caters to diverse projects, ensuring acquisition of critical information for plastics, petroleum compounds, and polymers. Elevate precision in contaminant and failure analysis using the Nicolet iN5 FTIR Microscope or the fully automated Nicolet RaptIR+ FTIR Microscope. Enhance efficiency with the Pike XY autosampler for automated QA/QC and delve into comprehensive gas analysis with the additional sample compartment. The Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer is your streamlined solution for advanced polymer and chemical analysis.

Experience the pinnacle of FTIR technology with Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer. Nicolet Apex offers top-level performance, security, and support tailored for pharmaceutical and forensics. It offers automated validation, ASTM E-1421 testing, and performance verification for compliance.

Navigate qualification requirements seamlessly, ensure data security with digital signatures, and streamline audits with the audit manager. Unleash your investigative prowess with OMNIC Paradigm's superior data storage.

The Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer stands as an invaluable asset in academic chemistry laboratories. Its user-friendly design, compact size, and versatility cater to diverse teaching needs. Offering insights into molecular structures and chemical reactions, it enriches general chemistry classes and advanced organic labs. Elevate the learning experience with the Nicolet Apex.

Empower your material science research and semiconductor analysis with the cutting-edge capabilities of Nicolet Apex FTIR Spectrometer. Nicolet Apex unravels the complex chemical compositions and structures of diverse materials. Its high sensitivity and specificity offer invaluable insights into molecular properties, enhancing understanding of material interactions. From characterizing polymers and biomolecules to delving into the intricacies of minerals and semiconductors, Nicolet Apex stands as an indispensable tool for advancing your materials science research endeavors. 

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For the 120,000+ employees at Thermo Fisher Scientific, our success depends on your success. Put our experience and expertise to work for you so you can maintain your focus on R&D, improving productivity, meeting tighter deadlines, keeping up with the latest technologies, and educating the scientists of the future. We offer unmatched service and support plans for your vibrational spectroscopy needs.

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