Shimadzu Scientific Instruments

Manufacturer of a wide range of materials testing equipment, including floor and tabletop electro-mechanical universal testers, static hydraulic testers, nondestructive X-ray testing instruments and thermal analyzers.

7102 Riverwood Dr.
Columbia, MD 21046 US

Additional Locations:
7060 Koll Center Pkwy., Ste. 328
Pleasanton, CA 94566 US
(925) 417-2090

8052 Reeder St.
Lenexa, KS 66214 US
(913) 888-9449

377 Simarano Dr.
Marlborough, MA 01752 US
(800) 396-4943

4022 Stirrup Creek Dr., Ste. 312
Durham, NC 27703 US
(800) 951-9167


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AG-X Plus Series Precision Universal Testers

Shimadzu’s AG-X Plus Series universal testers deliver high-level control, intuitive operation, and convenient support functions.

inspeXio SMX-225CT FPD HR Microfocus X-Ray CT System

The inspeXio SMX-225CT FPD HR is a high-performance microfocus X-ray CT system equipped with a Shimadzu microfocus X-ray generator and a large high-resolution flat panel detector.

TRViewX Non-Contact Digital Video Extensometer

Available in single and double-camera models, the TRViewX non-contact digital video extensometer offers high-accuracy elongation measurements compliant with ISO 9513 Class 0.5 and JIS B7741 Class 0.5 standards, and supports temperature-dependent measurements within thermostatic chambers.

AIM-9000 Infrared Microscope

The fully automated AIM-9000 allows performing all steps in micro analysis quickly and easily.

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Shimadzu Scientific Instruments and University of North Florida create Materials Science & Engineering Research Facility
Backed by the State of Florida’s Advanced Manufacturing and Materials Innovation (AMMI) initiative, MSERF is designed to support education and research efforts.

CAMX 2015 preview: Shimadzu Scientific Instruments
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (Columbia, MD, US) is featuring its AG-X plus testers, designed to provide high-level control for demanding applications.

All-electric fatigue-testing machine
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments has introduced the EMT-series Servopulser fatigue-testing machine.

Mass spectrometer
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments' gel permeation chromatography (GPC) mass spectrometer is for quick analysis of ultra-trace substances such as impurities and additives in plastics and synthetic polymers

Infrared spectrophotometer
Shimadzu's IRAffinity-1 Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) spectrophotometer confirms, identifies and detects foreign matter in raw materials.

Spectroscopy literature
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (Columbia, Md.) has published a new full-color product catalog, Solutions for Spectroscopy, which features the company’s line of UV-VIS, FTIR, Fluorescence, ICP, AA and EDX instruments and software. The 11-page publication provides a brief description of each product in the company’s

Spectrophotometer - 3/1/2008
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (Columbia, Md.) has developed the UV-1800, the company’s latest UV-VIS (ultraviolet/visible spectroscopy) spectrophotometer. The device features a wavelength resolution of 1 nm and can function as a standalone instrument or can be PC-controlled with USB memory. UVProbe data processing

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments’ (Columbia, Md.) UV-1800 spectrophotometer, the latest of its UV-VIS-class instruments, reportedly maintains the highest level of wavelength resolution in its class (1 nm). It functions as a standalone instrument or it can be PC-controlled with USB memory. The instrument comes with

Testing equipment
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments Inc.’s (Columbia, Md.) new Autograph AG-X Series testing machines reportedly delivers increased precision and productivity with intuitive operation and convenient support functions. Its portable USB memory and TRAPEZIUM X software make it possible to perform efficient analysis in the


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Product Categories of Shimadzu Scientific Instruments

Testing, gauging, monitoring, analytical equipment and software
  • Chromatography
  • Environmental testing equipment
  • Hardness testers
  • Modulus testers
  • Rheological testing equipment
  • Tensile testers
  • Thermal analysis instruments