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Welcome to Ivium Technologies!


As one of the leading manufacturers of potentiostat/ galvanostat instruments, Ivium Technologies is best known for its development of the only USB powered P/G's with integrated impedance analyser on the market. Next to two different versions of these truely mobile instruments (the CompactStatTM and the pocketSTATTM) Ivium also offers entry level-, high power- and multichannel- instruments.

In addition to our potentiostat/galvanostat platforms we offer a wide range of additional options, such as:
- Multiplexers
- Bipotentiostat
- Power Boosters
- Peripheral Port Interfacing
- Various Accessories
- Etc.


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For our main office in Eindhoven, NL, we are looking for:



  Electrochemical Specialist



Ivium Technologies has opened an office in the USA: 


Ivium Technologies USA
961687 Gateway Blvd., Suite 201D
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

phone: 800-303-3885 (toll free) / 904-310-9060 (office)
fax: 904-310-9068
e-mail  pete [at] ivium [dot] us

contact: Dr. Pete Peterson


Latest products


Ivium Technologies has developed the MCF-cell: a magnetic cell that can be clamped to any (iron) surface. A soft silicon seal prevents leakage, so that the cell can be used in any position, horizontal, vertical or up-side-down.
The MCF-cell is constructed from durable materials and can also be used in the field. Among its applications are corrosion studies and EIS-measurements on coatings.

The MCF-cell contains a stainless steel electrode, the surface the cell is clamped to can be used as working electrode. If the surface is not electrically accessible, for example in case of coating measurements, a second MCF-cell is included to create a full electrochemical cell.

The MCF-cell can be filled using a syringe and tube (included) and additional portals are available for the use of reference electrodes.

pocketSTAT hand held potentiostat

Download: MCF-cell brochure

Increased Vertex product range

The Vertex.S-range of Ivium entry level instruments has been increased to include several higher-power potentiostats. Apart from higher available power, these models also standard include a peripheral I/O port for external communication or signal acquisition.

Available models:
- ±5A @ ±10V
- ±10A @ ±10V
- ±2A @ ±20V (compliance; applied ±10V)
- Optional FRA/EIS: 10µHz to 1MHz

Ivium Technologies Products Brochure


pocketSTAT hand held potentiostat

           Vertex.S: high power


Other recent developments


The pocketSTATTM

The pocketSTATTM is a handheld potentiostat/galvanostat/ZRA with integrated impedance analyser. It is a complete electrochemical measurement instrument with the size of a smart phone. It has been specifically designed for (field) measurements, such as corrosion and analysis.

Key specifications:
Scan range: ±10mA / ±4V
Impedance: 10µHz - 100kHz
Size: 115.5 x 58.5 x 12.5 mm
Weight: 140 gr.
Waterproof: IP44


Ivium Technologies Products Brochure

pocketSTAT hand held potentiostat

handheld potentiostat/galvanostat/ZRA
             with impedance analyser

The Vertex

The Vertex is an entry level potentiostat/galvanostat with optional FRA/EIS. Its price easily matches its application in educational and applied electrochemistry. A complete suite of IviumSoft control and and data processing software is included!

Key specifications:
- Entry level Potentiostat/galvanostat, two versions:
              ±1A @ ±10V
           ±100mA @ ±10V
- 9 current ranges: 10nA to 1A
- Ideal for educational or routine applications
- All DC elechtrochemical techniques are standard
- Optional FRA/EIS: 10µHz to 1MHz


Ivium Technologies Products Brochure

 Vertex entry level potentiostat

Vertex: Entry level potentioststat/galvanostat


More for less: The Ivium-n-Stat

The Ivium-n-Stat is a state-of-the-art multi-channel potentiostat-galvanostat with integrated impedance analyser in each channel! It is the affordable solution for all electrochemical research that requires simultaneous control of multiple cells.

The Ivium-n-Stat is designed to address the needs of a wide range of applications. It combines a high power of up to 2.5A @ 10V per channel with a high precision of 16 bit resolution. The possibility of low current measurement, down to 10 nA full-scale, is standard included. All channels are independent and floating. The channel-modules are encapsulated for easy handling.


            1-8 modules per frame
                    Stackable up to 64 channels




Key specifications:

• ±2.5 A and ±10 V
• Current ranges: 10nA - 10A
• Each channel with integrated FRA: 10 µHz - 250 kHz
• Data acquisition rate: 100 kHz
• 4-Electrode measurement
• Independent floating operation
• Peripheral analog/digital channels included
• USB-controlled
• With power booster: ±5 A/±10 V


Ivium Technologies Products Brochure  
The ModuLight:
The ModuLight-module is a programmable light source that has been designed to investigate photo-electrical devices, such as solar cells. The add-on module operates in combination with the IviumStat and CompactStat, through the peripheral I/O-port.
Download: ModuLight Brochure

The ModuLight, by default, contains 7 LEDs with wavelengths ranging from 460-740 nm. On request LEDs can be exchanged for others from the same product range.

During operation an LED can be programmatically selected. The sinewave generator of the potentioststat can then be used to modulate the intensity of the LED with a frequency of 10µHz to 2MHz. The extensive Solar cell applications that are included in the Ivium software, allow a full characterization of the solar cell. The functionality includes E/I-curves as a function of the light intensity, IMVS/IMPS, and solar cell modelling that gives all characteristic values of the studied subject.

Light intensity: Can be modulated with the FRA-output of the Ivium-potentiostat from: 10µHz to 2MHz  
Bias resolution:
16 bit, 0.0015%
Programmable in 7 steps: 460-740 nm
0 - 976 mW



The MultiWE32:
The MultiWE32 is a multi-channel potentiostat unit that can control up to 32 working electrodes that share a single CE and RE. The potential is not multiplexed: it is applied simultaneously and continuously!
It is used in combination with either a CompactStatTM or an IviumStat and is developed especially to be used in micro and nano electrochemistry. The maximum applied voltage is determined by the controlling potentiostat.

                Download:  MultiWE32 BROCHURE

The MultiWE32 can be operated in 2 modes:


• CV/LSV/DPV/SQRwave/ChronoAmperometry
• Data acquisition of 32 WE currents at the same time,
• maximum rate of 10 samples/sec (0.1sec interval time)


• All electrochemical potentiostatic methods possible
• Frequency response analysis


Channel performance:

• Max. current per WE: ±1 mA
• Programmable offset: ±2 V
• 0.0625mV resolution