Improve process efficiency while reducing waste
Enhance product quality and consistency
Bringing NIR analytical solutions to the point of need
Proven NIR analytical solutions
for food, feed, forage, and agriculture

High Performance, Portable FT-NIR Instruments For A new kind of NIR analysis solution

Portability without Compromise

Galaxy Scientific, an industry pioneer in portable optical NIR spectroscopy, is an agile innovator, enabling organizations to use the power of optical spectroscopy to analyze and authenticate important chemicals and materials. We are specialized in the development and manufacturing of high performance, rugged and portable near infrared solutions for lab, process, and field use. Our passion is innovation and our mission is to develop uniquely robust instruments to tackle critical analytical problems in the food, feed, agriculture, pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical, polymer & chemical, energy, and environmental sectors.

Near Infrared Uses in Agriculture


  • Natural Products
  • Livestock
  • Grains
  • Flour Milling
  • Biofuels
  • Corn & Oilseed Processing
Chemicals and Polymers

Chemicals & Polymers

  • Hydroxyl Number
  • Raw Materials Purity & confirmation
  • Residual Solvents Analysis
  • Additives and Monomers Analysis

Feed & Forage

  • Animal Feed
  • Feed Ingredients
  • Forages
  • Pet food
Advanced Near Infrared Spectroscopy For Food Products


  • Meat
  • Dairy
  • Spices
  • Snacks
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Baked Products
  • Non-Alcoholic Beverages


  • Drug Manufacturing
  • Raw materials ID
  • Advanced ID
  • Counterfeit Drug Screening


  • Whole Leaf
  • Cut Tobacco
  • Reconstituted Tobacco and Chewing Tobacco



Ruggedness and portability are the key aspects of Galaxy Scientific’s near infrared products. While our near-infrared analyzers are suitable for laboratory use, they can also be taken into the field or near the manufacturing line. We do not sacrifice performance, utilizing the full benefit of FT-NIR spectroscopy. Our QuasIR™ family of NIR analyzers uses Fourier Transform Near Infrared (FT-NIR) technology based on novel PermAlign™ optics to ensure unmatched instrument accuracy and repeatability, even under extreme conditions.

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