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Hitachi F-7000 fluorescence spectrophotometer

High-speed scanning fluorescence spectrophotometer with unparalleled performance and reliability


The Hitachi F-7000 Fluorescence Spectrophotometer surpasses the competition with its superior performance, functionality, and reliability. Designed to conserve benchspace (620 mm W x 520 mm D x 300 H mm), the F-7000's Ultra-High Sensitivity (S/N: 800) and High-Speed Scanning (60,000 nm/min) provide unparalleled performance.

Control via FL Solutions software offers 3-D measurements, Wavelength and Time Scanning, Quantitative Calculations, and functionality to facilitate compliance with FDA's 21 CFR Part 11 regulations.


Also, the F-7000 is available with a widevariety of accessories, such as a 96-well microplate reader to serve various applications.

F-7000 MPR

F-7000 with a 96-well microplate reader accessory

Engineered for a wide range of fluorescence applications, e.g., industrial, environmental, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and more, the F-7000 will significantly enhance the productivity and capabilities of your laboratory.


F-7000 Fluorescence Spectrophotometer Specifications
Sensitivity S/N 800 or better (RMS) using Raman band of water
S/N 250 or better (Peak to Peak)
Excitation wavelength 350 nm, bandwidth 5 nm response 2 s
Minimum sample volume 0.6 mL (with standard 10 mm rectangular cell)
Light source 150 W Xenon lamp with self-deozonating lamp compartment
Monochromator Stigmatic concave diffraction grating: 900 lines/mm, F2.2
Brazed wavelength: excitation side 300 nm, emission side 400 nm
Measuring wavelength range
(on both EX and EM sides)
200 to 750 nm, Zero Order

Extendable to 900 nm with optional detector)
Bandwidth Excitation side: 1, 2.5, 5, 10, 20 nm
Emission side: 1, 2.5, 5, 10, 20 nm
Resolution 1.0 nm
Wavelength accuracy 1 nm
Scan speed 30, 60, 240, 1200, 2400, 12000, 30000, and 60000 nm/min
Drive speed 60000 nm/min
Response Response from 0 to 98%
0.002, 0.004, 0.01, 0.05, 0.1, 2, 4 s
Dimensions 620 mm (W) x 520 mm (D) x 300 mm (H)
(Spectrophotometer only)
Weight 41 kg (Spectrophotometer only)
Power requirements 100, 115, 220, 230, or 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz, 380 VA


Application Notes

Note Number:
Measuring Quantum Yields of Powder Samples by Using the Hitachi F-7000 Fluorescence Spectrophotometer

Measuring quantum efficiency of materials is an important component for the development of more efficient illumination systems. The Hitachi Quantum Yield Measurement System provides accurate and efficient QY measurements.

Note Number:
Spectral Correction for Fluorescence Spectrophotometers

Spectral Correction has been simplified via a 4-step procedure and software to perform spectral correction in the full extended range of the instrument, in both the excitation and the emission sides.


High-speed scanning fluorescence spectrophotometer with unparalleled performance and reliability