Bruker Corp. has today announced the acquisition of Active Spectrum Inc., a company based in Foster City, California. Active Spectrum has developed and manufactures what they describe as an innovative bench top micro-ESR (Electron Spin Resonance) spectroscopy system. This product range will compliment Bruker’s own ESR products which serve the high-end, research market and will be distributed via their global sales, service and channel partner network. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Dr. Iris Mangelschots, President of the Bruker BioSpin Applied, Industrial & Clinical Division, stated: “With this acquisition, Bruker has strengthened its expertise and leadership in benchtop and on-line ESR. Active Spectrum’s unique, performance-leading micro-ESR systems offer an outstanding platform to develop tailored solutions for the industrial and applied markets using very compact magnetic resonance technology.”