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The latest on new equipment, updates on how our amazing customers are using our products, and where we will be next!

CO2 gas analyzer

Easy to set up and use. Requires minimal maintenance.

Fish Toximeter

Real-time biomonitoring: Continuous analysis of fish behavior patterns for the detection of toxins in water.

Chlorophyll fluorimeter

This analyzer is ideal for rapid, large-scale screening of samples in the field or the greenhouse!

EGM-5 Soil Respiration System

The ideal solution for soil CO2 efflux, net canopy CO2 flux & more!

#PlantBio20

Stop by our virtual booth to say hello!

Red, Green, & Blue: Misconceptions About the Photosynthetic Efficacy of Different Light Colors
Presented by Marc van Iersel, PhD

3-axis right-angled ultrasonic anemometer

WindMaster RA: Ideal for minimized mechanical influence in the vertical wind plane.

Leaflab 2+: Ideal for high-level lab research as well as teaching environments

Check out these solutions for wind speeds up to 201 mph!

Chlorolab 3 Plus

Chlorolab 3+ For the advanced study of respiration & photosynthesis from larger volume liquid samples (to 20ml)

What, Why & How: A/Ci?

2:00 PM EDT

WindSonic M from Gill Instruments

WindSonic™ M: The ultrasonic wind speed & direction sensor ready for the harshest environmental conditions.

 

bbe algae guard

Check out this cost-effective, low maintenance chlorophyll measurement system!

 

No Multiplexers Needed!

 

NEW Oxytherm Plus R NEW Oxytherm Plus P

24-bit resolution detects even the smallest changes in oxygen tension without needing to apply instrument gain.

 

Up to 10 reference quality parameters!

 

Your solution for custom applications that demand accuracy, reliability and long-term stability.

 

Check out the ideal for online measurement of water quality for rivers, reservoirs, dams, and lakes as well as in drinking water production.

3-axis ultrasonic anemometer

Check out this 3D sonic anemometer!

advantage of small system volume

Learn more about the small system volume advantage!

Are you presenting? Let us know so we can show our support!

Chlorophyll fluorimeter

Handy PEA+ This easy-to-use analyzer is ideal for rapid, large-scale screening of samples in the field or greenhouse!

WindObserver™ II: The 2-axis ultrasonic high wind speed & direction sensor for the harshest environments

TARGAS-1 Portable Photosynthesis System

TARGAS-1: Ideal for teaching and basic research

Leafview 1: Perfect for teaching environments as well as high-level research facilities

WindSonic ultrasonic anemometers from Gill Instruments

WindSonic™: For true ‘fit and forget’ wind sensing.

CO2 gas analyzer

H2O/O2 measurement & remote monitoring options available.

Suitable for liquid-phase samples with 0 – 100% oxygen concentration.

With minimal interruption from anemometer geometry?

Fluoroprobe from bbe Moldaenke

Up to 4 measurements per second displayed in real time!

From chloroplast extractions to mitochondrial suspensions!

Endless effortless research possibilities

6 reference-quality parameters & 6 wind sensor options to meet your application needs.

metpak w remote sensor

Rapid screening capability with single-button operation!

Fast & easy measurement. No sample prep!

$1,000 each to 5 deserving students!

February 27, 2020


No multiplexer needed!

Your solution for long-term soil CO2 flux measurement.

windmaster pro

Fast maximum data output rate of 32Hz comes standard.

Chlorophyll Content Measurement

Check out the affordable go-to handheld device for highly accurate measurement of relative chlorophyll content of a leaf sample.

service and technical support

Let’s get your instruments in top condition for the best research experience!

Switch on, dip in, read off!

Check out the most comprehensive advanced lab-based system for investigation of plant photosynthetic efficiency.

Need a cost-effective & reliable compact weather station?

Don’t wait too long! Our schedule is filling up quickly.

Algae Toximeter from bbe Moldaenke

Fast & sensitive toxic substances in water now!

January 28, 2020

Measuring CO2?

SBA-5 CO2 Gas Analyzer

Check out the ideal solution for measurement of CO2: Robust & reliable. Accurate & affordable.

The versatile system for teaching as well as high-level research facilities worldwide

We can’t tell our 35-year story without including you!

January 16, 2020

More data in less time.

#AMS100
Gill Instruments corporate logo

Stop by Booth #339 to check out their range of ultrasonic weather sensors.

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AlgaeGuard

  • Continuous Chlorophyll Measurement
  • Distinction of green algae, blue-green algae (cyanobacteria), diatoms and crytophytes in a flow-through chamber
  • Simple, quick and reliable
  • No need for continuous configuration
  • Maintenance as low as 1 hour/month

Stop by Booth #618 to see what all the excitement is about!

TARGAS-1 Portable Photosynthesis System:

  • Robust & lightweight for field measurements
  • User-friendly & affordable for teaching & basic research
  • Highly versatile

November 20, 2019

The AlgaeOnlineAnalyzer: The quick & simple solution for 24/7 online detection of chlorophyll concentration, algae classes & photosynthetic activity.

bbe algae online analyzer

The AlgaeOnlineAnalyzer continuously determines the algal content of water-based on chlorophyll fluorescence in real time and without the need for sample preparation. The chlorophyll-a measurement is used as an approximation of the biomass of the micro-phytoplankton in the water. The measurement is based on the natural fluorescence of the photosynthesis apparatus of chlorophyll using excitation by light sources. Comprehensive excitation of all microalgae is made possible by six different LEDs at particular frequencies.

Advantages of the AlgaeOnlineAnalyzer:

  • Quick, simple chlorophyll determination using algal class analysis
  • Determination of the photosynthetic activity of algae
  • Maintenance-free
  • Simple operation
  • Direct measurement without sample preparation via filtration, dilution
  • Integrated cleaning unit reduces maintenance to a minimum
  • Touch screen display
  • Integral PC operation using bbe AOA software
  • Water temperature measurement
  • Different communication possibilities also for industrial applications:
    • up to 8 alarm outputs (potential-free contacts)
    • up to 16 analog outputs (4-20mA)
    • serial interface for data transfer
    • Ethernet – access to data from an external PC
    • USB connector for data transfer
    • optional ModBus connector

Contact us today to learn more about bbe’s AlgaeOnlineAnalyzer

November 7, 2019

Attending #ACS2019? Stop by booth #471 to say Hello!

ASA CSSA SSSA 2019


If you or a colleague are attending the ASA, CSSA, & SSSA 2019 meeting, please stop by to see our innovative solutions:


Long-Term, Unattended Soil CO2 Flux Measurement

Unattended Automated Soil CO2 Flux Measurements

CFLUX-1
Automated Soil CO2 Flux System

This all-in-one system comes complete with built-in CO2/H2O gas analyzers for long-term, unattended field operation. Ideal for both spatial and temporal analysis. No multiplexing required!


Soil & Net Canopy Flux Survey Measurement

EGM-5 Soil Respiration System

EGM-5
Portable CO2 Gas Analyzer

As versatile as it is portable, this popular CO2 gas analyzer along with our SRC-2 Soil Respiration Chamber or CPY-5 Canopy Assimilation Chamber is your solution for rapid, accurate, survey measurement of soil and canopy flux.

Ultra-fast AC/i Curves in MInutes


CIRAS-3
Portable Photosynthesis & Chlorophyll Fluorescence System

Not to be missed! Our truly portable CIRAS-3 Portable Photosynthesis/Chlorophyll Fluorescence System is changing the way researchers make field leaf gas exchange measurements — including ultra-fast, highly accurate A/Ci measurements in minutes.
Stop by booth #471 to learn how!


Advanced Analysis of Fast-Fluorescence Induction Kinetics

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Handy PEA+
Advanced Continuous Excitation Chlorophyll Fluorimeter

The compact and lightweight chlorophyll fluorimeter with high-time resolution of 100kHz — essential for accurate determination of fast-fluorescence kinetics.

Handy PEA+
Gill Instruments

Measure Multiple Weather Parameters With a Single Maintenance-free Instrument

MaxiMet Compact Weather Station


MaxiMet
Compact Weather Stations

Easy-to-use and install, this robust weather station is your maintenance-free solution for consistent highly accurate measurements. Available in multiple configurations.

Ultrasonic 3D Wind Measurement: Ideal for Marine Applications

windmaster pro


WindMaster Pro
3-Axis Ultrasonic Anemometer

This precise anemometer offers robust, stainless-steel construction and precise sonic temperature, speed of sound and U, V, & W vector outputs with a wind measurement range of 0-65m/s (0-145mph).

PP Systems Innovator's Travel Award Recipient

Don’t miss ITA Recipient Krishna Katuwal’s Oral & Poster Presentations @ the #ACSmtg!

Krishna Katuwal

Krishna Katuwal
University of Georgia
Crop & Soil Sciences Department

Krishna Katuwal

Oral Presentation
Drought Tolerance in Seashore Paspalum Ecotypes Collected from Different Climatic Zones

Mon | November 11
3:45 – 4:00 PM

Hilton Palacio del Rio
Salon del Rey A

Poster Presentation
Root Osmotic Adjustment and Antioxidant Mechanisms of Seashore Paspalum and Centipede Grass Exposed to Iso-Osmotic Salt and Drought Stresses

Mon | November 11
4:00 – 6:00 PM

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1

Stop by booth #471 to learn more about the innovative solutions PP Systems has to offer!

October 31, 2019

Will we see you at #USHAB2019?

#USHAB2019

bbe Moldaenke GmbH has developed and produced measuring instruments and software to assess and manage water quality for more than 20 years. Made for use in oceanography, limnology, drinking water monitoring, river dam monitoring, bathing water analysis, supervision of aquaculture systems and environmental assessment, these instruments have come to be relied upon as the industry standard.

If you or a colleague will be at the USHAB Symposium, stop by to see the following instruments on display:

AlgaeTorch: The handheld instrument for the rapid measurement of chlorophyll-a without sample preparation

AlgaeTorch

Advantages of the AlgaeTorch:

  • Lightweight, field portable
  • Measures total chlorophyll and blue-green algae (cyanobacteria)
  • Uses 7 LEDs for fluorescence excitation. The LEDs emit light at 3 selected wavelengths (470nm, 525nm, 610nm)
  • Additional LED used for turbidity measurement & data correction
  • Internal memory
  • High sensitivity
  • No sample preparation is required
  • Display of data on the instrument
  • Internal rechargeable batteries

PhycoLabAnalyzer: The early warning system for detection of cyanotoxins, flavors & odorous substances in raw water.

Advantages of the PhycoLabAnalyzer:

  • Quick, simple chlorophyll measurement with algal class differentiation
  • Unbound Phycocyanin (Free PC) measurements – indicator for release of cyanotoxins as well as flavors and odorous substances
  • Turbidity compensation up to 200 FTU
  • Maintenance-free
  • Easy to use
  • Direct measurement without preparation
  • Laptop included
  • Integrated stirrer
  • Splash-water proof
  • PC operation with bbe software
  • Simple data export
  • Rugged transport case

FluoroProbe: The depth profiler for the rapid detection of chlorophyll-a in phytoplankton

Advantages of the FluoroProbe:

  • Determination of up to 5 different algae classes
  • Quantification of different algae classes within seconds in situ
  • CDOM measurement
  • Turbidity measurement & data correction
  • Internal datalogger
  • Pressure sensor
  • bbe++ PC software for data transfer & analysis
  • Optional water temperature sensor
  • Optional transmission sensor
  • Workstation accessories to easily convert from field instrument to lab analyzer
  • Hydro-Wiper unit to prevent biofoulin
  • Submersible to 1000m

Don’t miss Tobias Boehme’s
“Determination of Different Algal Groups with Special Emphasis on Cyanobacteria and Their Toxins in Natural Waters”
Monday, November 4th
10 AM
Ballroom 1
[Part of Innovation in HAB Detection]

We hope to see you at #USHAB2019!

October 17, 2019

From Eddy Covariance to trace gas dispersion analysis studies: Gill’s research range of 3-axis anemometers are the ideal choice!

Gill Instruments’ Research & HS range of 3-axis anemometers are the industry standard for those requiring fast, accurate measurement for applications such as fine scale Eddy Covariance or trace gas dispersion analysis studies, as well as no compromise high-speed aerodynamic flow pattern work.

The R3 Range:

R3 professional 3D ultrasonic anemometers have an omni-directional head design, ideal for fine scale Eddy Covariance analysis and the study of turbulent air flows. R3 products will monitor wind speeds up to 45m/s and offer sonic temperature, speed of sound and U, V & W vector outputs, at an output rate of 50Hz for the R3-50 and 100Hz for the R3-100.

The R3A-100 offers an asymmetric sensor head for minimal flow disturbance, a 100Hz output rate and additional SOS, PRT vector outputs.

Additional features include:

  • 0-359° wind direction
  • Custom wind tunnel calibration (standard)
  • Aluminum/carbon fiber construction
  • Heavy-duty transport carry case (Optional for R3-50)
3-axis research ultrasonic anemometer
HS 3-axis ultrasonic anemometer

The HS Range:

HS professional 3D ultrasonic anemometers feature a unique horizontal head design allowing more accurate measurement of vertical flows with minimal interruption from the anemometer geometry. They have a built-in inclinometer for simple positioning of the instrument on a tower or mast and a separate electronic interface allows easy access to the PRT and 6 analogue inputs.

The HS range will monitor wind speeds up to 45m/s and offers sonic temperature, speed of sound and U, V & W vector outputs at an output rate of 50Hz for the HS-50 and 100Hz for the HS-100.

Additional features include:

  • 0-359° wind direction
  • Custom wind tunnel calibration (standard)
  • Stainless steel construction
  • Heavy-duty transport carry case

October 15, 2019

Important early detection of cyanotoxins, flavors & odorous substances: We’ve got your solution. It’s easy to use & maintenance-free!

The bbe Moldaenke PhycoLabAnalyzer:
The early warning system for detection of cyanotoxins, flavors & odorous substances in raw water including unbound phycocyanin (free PC)

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Early warning system for detection of cyanotoxins, flavours and odorous substances

bbe Moldaenke’s PhycoLabAnalyzer (PhycoLA) offers an easy-to-use and maintenance-free solution for the simultaneous determination of chlorophyll concentrations, transmission, and the photosynthetic activity of microalgae (optional) in a 25 ml glass cuvette. Additionally, the PhycoLA measures the amount of unbound phycocyanin (free PC) which reflects the release of blue-green algae contents like toxins as well as flavors and odorous substances.

The chlorophyll and phycocyanin content is excited by colored LEDs and allocated to the different algal classes. The PhycoLabAnalyser enables direct measurement without sample preparation by filtration or solvent. The fluorescence signals f0, f, and fm are used to calculate the photosynthetic activity using the Genty parameter method. A yellow substances (CDOM) correction is also used to correctly calculate the total chlorophyll content.

Advantages of the bbe PhycoLabAnalyzer:

  • Quick, simple chlorophyll measurement with algal class differentiation
  • Unbound Phycocyanin (Free PC) measurements – indicator for release of cyanotoxins as well as flavors and odorous substances
  • Turbidity compensation up to 200 FTU
  • Maintenance-free
  • Easy to use
  • Direct measurement without preparation
  • Laptop included
  • Integrated stirrer
  • Splash-water proof
  • PC operation with bbe software
  • Simple data export
  • Rugged transport case

Applications:

  • Monitoring and assessment of water quality
  • Reservoir monitoring
  • Process tracking in Water Treatment facilities
  • Environmental and hygiene monitoring
  • Chemical assessment
  • Toxicity tests
  • Analysis of contaminated sites
  • Limnological work
  • Research and teaching
  • Oceanography
  • Laboratory tests

October 10, 2019

Researching mitochondria and cellular respiration or photosynthesis?

The Hansatech Oxygraph+:
The ideal liquid-phase oxygen electrode & chlorophyll fluorescence measurement system for cellular respiration and photosynthesis research

The Oxygraph+ oxygen electrode system provides PC control of oxygen uptake or evolution measurements across a broad range of applications from studies of mitochondria and cellular respiration to measurements of isolated chloroplast suspensions in photosynthesis research applications with up to 100% oxygen concentration.

Versatile & Accurate
The Oxygraph+ system consists of a highly sensitive S1 Clark-type polarographic oxygen electrode disc mounted within a DW1/AD electrode chamber, providing a highly versatile solution to measurements of dissolved oxygen in liquid-phase samples of between 0.2ml – 2.5ml., with its clear cast acrylic construction providing excellent sample visibility & uniform illumination.

The liquid-phase oxygen measurement solution suitable for multiple applications.

oxygen electrode system

Oxygraph+ Features:

  • Liquid-phase oxygen electrode system for the study of respiration by oxygen uptake in liquid suspensions of 200µl – 2.5ml in cellular respiration and photosynthesis research applications.
  • PC operated oxygen electrode control unit with USB connectivity
  • Clear cast acrylic DW1/AD oxygen electrode chamber with integral Clark type polarographic oxygen electrode
  • Suitable for liquid-phase samples with 0 – 100% oxygen concentration
  • 24-bit high-resolution measurement of oxygen signals
  • Integral systems for measurement of pH & other ion-selective electrode signals with 16-bit resolution
  • System expansion to 8 channels via the purchase of additional Oxygraph+ systems
  • OxyTrace+ Windows® software for data acquisition, hardware control & data analysis

October 8, 2019

The WMA-5 CO2 Gas Analyzer:
For applications demanding high accuracy and control with minimal maintenance.

Easy to set up & install, rely on the WMA-5 for accurate, reliable & continuous CO2 measurement

Highly Accurate
The The WMA-5’s non-dispersive, infrared measurement technique and microprocessor based in signal processing results in precise measurement of CO2.

Our innovative “Auto-Zero” technology and insulated, thermostatically controlled optical bench ensure fast warm-up, long-term stability, accuracy, and analyzer calibration.

Minimal Maintenance
The WMA-5 requires minimal maintenance without the need for factory recalibration that saves both time and money.

CO2 gas analyzer

WMA-5 Features:

  • High precision, compact, non-dispersive
  • infrared gas analyzer for CO2
  • Accuracy: < 1% over calibrated
  • CO2 range CO2 ranges up to 100000 ppm (10%)
  • Automatic pressure and temperature compensation
  • Numeric and graphical display of data
  • Convenient data storage and transfer using USB flash drive
  • Operation from AC or DC power inputs Rugged IP65 enclosure
  • Large touch display – excellent readability
  • Built-in air sampling pump and electronic flow sensor
  • Voltage, current and digital output
  • External water trap
  • Audible and visual alarms/warnings
  • Available options:
    • H2O sensor (Solid state)
    • O2 sensor (Electrochemical cell)
    • WiFi

Interested in WiFi?
Monitor the WMA-5 remotely from your computer or smartphone browser in real-time with our WiFi option.

WMA-5 Co2 Gas Analyzer remote monitoring
remotely monitor the WMA-5

Software
GAS (Gas Analysis Software) is available for use with the WMA-5 for monitoring, logging and recording environmental sensor data.

WMA-5 software

October 3, 2019

The WindObserver
2-Axis Ultrasonic Wind Sensors:

Rugged construction + no moving parts = maintenance-free operation, no re-calibration and a wide range of applications.

Known for its decades of experience in the field of ultrasonic airflow measurement, Gill Instruments offers the latest technology and most extensive range of ultrasonic wind speed and direction sensors available, affording you solutions for a wide range of applications.

Maintenance-free
WindObservers have no moving parts, offering maintenance-free operation and no re-calibration for a wide range of applications.

Ready for the most hostile environment
With a robust, IP66-rated stainless-steel housing and wind-speed ranges up to 0-90 m/s, you can count on the WindObserver in the harshest environmental conditions.

September 26, 2019

The Hansatech Oxyview 1:
The cost-effective solution for teaching liquid-phase respiration and photosynthesis measurements using oxygen electrode technique.

Cost-Effective Teaching Solution
The Oxyview 1 liquid-phase oxygen electrode teaching system meets the ever-increasing demand for a low-cost system for teaching photosynthesis and respiration measurements using oxygen electrode technique — Ideal for the busy teaching environment as well as the modern research facility.

Versatile & Accurate
The highly sensitive S1 Clark-type polarographic oxygen electrode disc mounted in a DW1/AD electrode chamber connected to the electrode control unit provides a highly versatile solution to measurements of dissolved oxygen in liquid-phase samples of between 0.2 – 2.5ml. Its clear cast acrylic construction allows excellent sample visibility and uniform illumination. Precise temperature control of the sample and electrode disc can be achieved by connecting the water jacket of the DW1/AD to a thermoregulated circulating water bath.

The versatile system designed for use in demanding teaching and research environments.

OxyView System from Hansatech Instruments

Features of the Oxyview 1

  • Convenient, low-cost system for teaching of photosynthesis research & cellular respiration measurements
  • Clear cast acrylic DW1/AD oxygen electrode chamber with integral Clark type polarographic oxygen electrode
  • Oxyview electrode control unit with integral magnetic stirrer
  • Oxygen content of sample displayed as digital or percentage value
  • User-friendly configuration via a responsive 4 button control panel and a series of comprehensive menu screens
  • Analogue output for connection to a chart recorder or other external recording device
  • Minimal footprint (90 x 135mm) allowing multiple units when bench space is limited

September 25, 2019

Simultaneous chlorophyll determination, algal class analysis & photosynthesis activity

The bbe Moldaenke AlgaeLabAnalyzer:
Ideal for quick & simple lab chlorophyll measurement with algal class determination.

The bbe AlgaeLabAnalyzer offers simultaneous determination of chlorophyll concentrations, transmission, and photosynthetic activity (optional) of microalgae in a 25 ml glass cuvette. The chlorophyll content is excited by colored LEDs and allocated to the different algal classes.

The AlgaeLabAnalyser enables direct measurement without sample preparation by filtration or solvent. The fluorescence signals f0, f, and fm are used to calculate photosynthetic activity using the Genty parameter method. A yellow substances (CDOM) correction is also used to correctly calculate the total chlorophyll concentration.

Advantages of the bbe AlgaeLabAnalyzer

  • Quick, simple chlorophyll measurement with algal class determination
  • Maintenance-free
  • Direct measurement without sample preparation via filtration, dilution
  • Integrated stirrer
  • PC operation using bbe++ software
  • Hard case for mobile deployment (optional)
  • Optional external battery (optional)

Software

The database software used to record and analyze the data offers important features:

Features Include

  • Saving of data & parameters at any time
  • Graphic display of all measurement values
  • Calibration of the instrument
  • Parameterization of the measurement
  • Data export function
  • Print function
  • Subsequent recalibration of algae classes

Applications

  • Waterway analysis and assessment
  • General environmental assessment
  • Intake monitoring
  • Chemical analysis
  • Waste detection
  • Dam monitoring
  • Limnological work
  • Research and education

September 4, 2019

Need an ultrasonic wind sensor designed for the harshest environments?

How about the latest technology & low cost?

Discover the most extensive range of ultrasonic wind-speed and direction sensors available to date.

Gill Instruments corporate logo

WindSonic
Compact 2-Axis Ultrasonic Wind Sensors

With more than twenty-five years of experience in the field of ultrasonic airflow measurement, Gill offers not only the most extensive range of ultrasonic wind speed and direction sensors on the market to date, each sensor utilizes the latest measurement technology to provide data via multiple output options.

WindSonic ultrasonic anemometers from Gill Instruments

True Solid-State Sensors
With a robust, corrosion-free housing, this small, lightweight wind sensor is recommended for use in the harshest environmental conditions and is particularly suited to marine & offshore (ships, data buoys) and land-based installations.

Maintenance-free
The WindSonic has no moving parts, offering maintenance-free operation and no re-calibration for a wide range of applications.

Features Include:

  • Compact wind speed & direction sensor
  • Wind speeds up to 75 m/s (146 knots)
  • 0-359º wind direction
  • NMEA output
  • Low power consumption
  • Highly accurate
  • Excellent reliability
  • Fast start up
  • Solid-state – maintenance free
  • Rugged corrosion-free construction
  • Low cost
  • Multiple output options

August 27, 2019

Highly Accurate Portable CO2 Gas Analyzer + 7 Optional Accessories = Endless Effortless Research Possibilities

Watch how simple & easy it is to perform measurements!
You are monitoring, logging and recording environmental sensor data in no time with the EGM-5’s highly user-friendly software.

The EGM-5 Portable CO2 Gas Analyzer:
The go-to solution for multiple applications that require a high level of accuracy in demanding field conditions.

portable Co2 gas analyzer

Powerful Battery Technology
An energy-efficient, rechargeable Li-ion battery allows for up to 16 hours of field operation.

Touch Display
The large, high-contrast display offers outstanding readability in the brightest sunlight.

Minimal Maintenance
No need for factory recalibration — saving you both time and money.

Rugged Portability
Compact and lightweight (1.5 kg), the rugged aluminum enclosure and shock-absorbing polyurethane base provides absolute reliability under the harshest environmental conditions.

Highly Accurate & Stable
Our innovative Auto-Zero measurement technique ensures fast warm-up, long-term stability, accuracy and analyzer calibration, while minimizing the effects on span gas sensitivity, sample cell contamination, IR source aging and changes in detector sensitivity and electronics.

Integral Air Sampling pump
A miniature, long life air sampling pump comes standard for dynamic gas sampling and if needed, is easily disabled for static measurements.

What measurements can you perform with the EGM-5 other than Soil CO2 Efflux?

Great question!

We offer a range of environmental probes and sensors for use with our analyzers, further enhancing their already extensive list of applications.

Soil Respiration

SRC-2 Soil Respiration Chamber

net canopy CO2 flux

CPY-5 Canopy Assimilation Chamber

soil temperature measurement

STP-2 Soil Temperature Probe

PAR

apogee quantum sensor

Quantum Sensor with Leveling Plate

Soil Temperature & PAR Measurement

TRP-3 Temperature/PAR Probe

Interested in small volume sampling?
We have a kit for that.

PP Systems’ Sample Injection Kit includes a fully-assembled and leak-tested injection port with four spare septa and an absorber column to establish a zero baseline.

small volume sampling

Sample Injection Kit

Learn more about how our customers use their EGM-5:

Contact us to learn more about the versatile EGM-5 Portable CO2 Gas Analyzer!

August 8, 2019

Are you attending? Stop by booth #401 to say hello.

Lots to check out! Test drive our soil respiration measurement solutions including the EGM-5 – the go to survey solution – and CFLUX-1 for automated long-term measurement. Experience the CIRAS-3’s V2.01 software & see how lightweight & compact both the console & cuvette are! For those interested in compact weather stations, we will have the MaxiMet® on display. Come on by to find the solution for your research application!

EGM-5 Soil Respiration System
The most versatile portable CO2 gas analyzer available. The ideal solution for soil CO2 efflux, net canopy CO2 flux & more.

  • Quick set up and highly user-friendly software
  • Energy-efficient, rechargeable Li-ion battery – up to 16 hours of field operation
  • Our innovative Auto-Zero measurement technique ensures fast warm-up & long-term stability, accuracy and analyzer calibration.
  • Large, high-contrast touch display
  • Integral long life air sampling pump
  • Fast, Accurate & Rugged Portability

The instrument of choice for applications that demand portability and a high level of accuracy and control.

Our proprietary non-dispersive infrared gas measurement technique, coupled with microprocessor-based signal processing means excellent stability and specificity to CO2.

Compact and lightweight (1.5 kg), the rugged aluminum enclosure and shock-absorbing polyurethane base provides absolute reliability under even the harshest environmental conditions.

Check out the optional accessories that will enhance your measurement capabilities!

CFLUX-1 Automated Soil CO2 Flux System
For long-term deployment & unattended operation. Ideal for both spatial & temporal analysis

  • Fully automatic, programmable & stand-alone operation
  • Integral CO2 & H2O infrared gas analyzers
  • WiFi for setup & remote monitoring from desktop & mobile devices
  • Easy installation & setup
  • Optional sensors for soil moisture & soil temperature
  • Full data storage direct to a USB Flash Drive
  • Large hemispherical chamber (2500 cm3) includes an internal mixing fan with adjustable control
  • Unique venting system to balance the pressure between chamber air and ambient air.
With built-in CO2 & H2O infrared gas analyzers (IRGAs). No need for multiplexing chambers!

With built-in CO2 & H2O infrared gas analyzers (IRGAs). No need for multiplexing chambers!

CIRAS-3 Portable Photosynthesis System

Interested in Rapid A/Ci measurements in minutes?
Experience the game-changing technology & technique that is generating the fastest & easiest measurements available.

Field Fit & Lab Accurate
Experience the fastest & most accurate mobile system for simultaneous leaf gas exchange & chlorophyll fluorescence measurement.

Small system volume optimized for high-level field performance.

Mobile
Approximately 5 kg for BOTH console & cuvette!

Full Control
Full control of CO2, H2O, temperature & light

MaxiMet Compact Weather Stations
The most advanced compact weather stations for demanding applications

  • Consistent high-quality measurement
  • Measure multiple parameters with a single instrument
  • Cost-effective Gill proven quality and reliability
  • Plug and play
  • Easy to use software
  • Easy installation
  • Robust construction
  • No moving parts
  • Minimal maintenance
  • Access to Gill customer support

See all of the MaxiMet Configurations

compact weather stations

MaxiMet is unique in its ability to provide the widest number of measurements and output protocol options

Stop by Booth #401 to see how PP Systems is redefining the boundaries of life science research.

August 2, 2019

Booth 601 #plantbio19

We’re headed to San Jose! Hope to see you there!

Upcoming Events

ASA / CSSA / SSSA 2020

November 9 – 13

AGU 2020
#AGU20

December 1 – 17

What Conferences Do You Attend? We’re always looking for conferences that our researchers benefit from. Let us know. We might see you there!

Are you presenting a poster or talk that references any of our instruments? Please let us know! We would love to learn more about your research and how you have put our instruments to good use!