We are the leader in providing the cutting-edge technology to key industries.


We carry Raman imaging instruments.


SRC provides the latest applications as they come into focus.


We provide atomic force microscopes for the surface and characterization of a range of materials.


We provide the latest innovative rheology and viscometry products.

About Spectra Research Corporation

Welcome to Spectra Research Corporation (SRC), the foremost Canadian supplier of scientific instruments to governments, universities and commercial facilities. Save time searching for the scientific equipment you need from leading international brands—it’s all here, under one roof.

If your facility needs scientific instruments or advanced industrial analysis and support services, you will find only the highest quality products and innovative solutions right here on our one-stop website. This includes scientific equipment for materials testing, precision measurement and quality assurance and advanced optical and scientific instruments for all your demanding research applications.


3D Printing

As the bioprinting field continues to grow and mature, SRC provides the newest applications as they come into focus.

Atomic Force Microscopy

We provide force microscopes for imaging the surface of a range of materials from metals to semiconductors to biological tissue.

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Extrusion/Compounding/Mixing Solutions and Injection Molding

Products include lab-scale and bench-top extruders designed to meet the key challenges.

Materials Characterization

Materials characterization instruments analyze the physical and chemical composition of materials including Raman Microscopes and more.


Nanolithography is the branch of nanotechnology concerned with the study and application of fabricating nanometer-scale structures.

Nanomechanical Testing

Nanoscale mechanical properties are a key consideration in many surface science applications from cells to ceramics.

Particle Characterization

Our particle characterization instruments utilize dynamic and static light scattering to measure particle size distribution and more.

Rheology and Viscometry

We provide innovative rheology and viscometry products including rotational rheometers and microfluidic-based viscometers.

Stability Testing

Stability testing technology allows the complete characterization of the stability of concentrated dispersions, emulsions, suspensions and foams.


We carry instruments including light sources (lasers) and spectrometers for producing and measuring light over a wide wavelength range.

Surface Science

Surface science is the study of physical and chemical phenomena that occur at the interface of two phases.

Surface Plasmon Resonance

Surface Plasmon Resonance instruments are used for studying biomolecular interactions and conformational changes in real time.

Recent News

Introduction email from Shane Graham

To whom it may concern, I would like to introduce myself as your new Account Manager, West for Spectra Research Corporation (SRC). As you know SRC is known for it’s excellent customer service, attention to detail and providing the highest quality products. SRC is committed to you the customer and therefore, the decision was made […]

Workshop : Hybrid Nano-lithography Technology combining Thermal SPM and Direct Laser Lithography

This fall SwissLitho is releasing its newest product “NanoFrazor Explore DLS“. This unique hybrid nano-micro lithography system, which combines thermal Scanning Probe Lithography (tSPL) with Direct Laser Sublimation (DLS) was developed by Heidelberg Instruments and SwissLitho. SwissLitho commercialized tSPL out of IBM Research in 2014 and its commercial NanoFrazor systems are installed at various institutions […]

Recent Posts


    CELLINK designs and develops bioprinting technology that enables researchers to 3D print organs and tissues for applications across industries, from pharmaceuticals to cosmetics. We are committed to continuous innovation and bring you the most advanced equipment in the 3D bioprinting world. Construct microscopic features with speed, fidelity and precision. Lumen X offers high […]

SwissLitho AG NanoFrazor

 Rocks the Competition DLS laser extension goes beta Nanofabrication of high-quality devices on two-dimensional materials presents daunting challenges. Spectra Research Corporation is pleased to highlight, however, advances made by SRC supplier SwissLitho that have mitigated the challenges. As recently demonstrated by SwissLitho customers, and as reported in respected publications, 2D nanodevices made with NanoFrazor lithography […]

Contact Us

Contact Spectra Research


3585 Laird Rd., Unit 15 & 16,
L5L 5Z8 Mississauga

Phone :  905-890-0555

Toll Free : 1-866-753-4433
Fax :  905-890-1959

About Spectra Research

Spectra Research Corporation (SRC) offers a range of innovative high-quality scientific products and laboratory services to industrial and scientific markets throughout Canada.

Established in 1993, SRC is a subsidiary of Allan Crawford Associates (ACA), one of Canada’s largest distributors of electronic components, test equipment and integrated networking solutions.

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