About Us

Quantum Design UK and Ireland are one of the leading distributors of high-tech instrumentation and consumables for scientific, academic and industrial research.   

Our dedicated team of sales and service engineers, are able to provide fast, flexible and reliable service to our customers.


We are part of the Quantum Design International (QDI) group.  QDI manufacture and distribute scientific and industrial instrumentation through an international network with subsidiaries in every major technological centre around the world.  QDI’s success in distributing scientific instruments comes from more than 30 years’ experience in manufacturing and distributing its own industry-leading materials characterisation systems.  For more information please visit QUANTUM DESIGN NORTH AMERICA

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Free Sample Analysis Available – Closed Cycle Optical Cryostat

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Up to 25% off in the sale on selected International Light products.


Featured Product

Quantum Design OptiCool® Optical Cryostat

Quantum Design OptiCool® Optical Cryostat

The OptiCool optical cryostat is a cryogen-free system with automated software to control temperature and magnetic field. At the push of a button you can change your sample temperature from 1.7 K to 350 K, with or without an applied magnetic field. A generous 89 mm diameter by 84 mm tall sample volume provides exciting possibilities in experiment design.

Featured Product

Sigray Attomap 200 µ-XRF system

Sigray Attomap 200 µ-XRF system

The powerful sensitivity and high resolution of the AttoMap produces synchrotron-quality elemental distribution mapping of trace elements for a wide range of research applications, spanning from the life and materials sciences to industrial use for pharmaceuticals, natural resources (oil and gas, mining) and semiconductor failure analysis. Click here for an amazing gallery of MicroXRF results

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