Imaging Room

A dark room housing a Raman 685nm spectrometer, a Quaser system and Labino Nova Torch Kits.

This room contains:

  • Raman 685nm spectrometer for the analysis of various types of evidential material such as drugs, inks, paint, and fibres.
  • Alternative light sources with selectable emission and viewing filters that can be used to visualise fluorescent items such as treated latent fingerprints and bodily fluids. 


  • Foster and Freeman Foram 685-3 Raman spectral comparator.
  • Foster and Freeman Quaser 2000/30


Photo of Imaging Room


Opening Times

Monday – Friday

9.00am – 5.00pm

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