Founded in the 1990's by scientist and entrepreneur, Dr. Raj Lartius, Novascan Technologies has established itself as a leader in the development of products and instrumentation for molecular detection and the scanning probe microscope industry. Despite recent economic downturns Novascan has demonstrated profitable growth since it's inception by providing innovative and high quality products. To date, Novascan has provided thousands of instruments, products and services to clients throughout the world.
To meet the growing needs of its clientele, Novascan Technologies maintains a robust Research and Development division. Among its collaborators are researchers at several prominent universities and corporate R&D departments. The company has been honored to receive recognition, support and grants for business and innovative research.
As the excitement and recognition regarding Novascan Technologies continues to grow so, too, do the company's facilities. During the spring of 2003, the company moved its business headquarters to a 7,500 square foot building in downtown Ames, IA. This building houses the business and customer support offices, a wet lab, microscopy facility, micro-fabrication lab and a 2,500 sq. ft. machine shop and assembly center. Additionally Novascan boasts equipment that currently includes atomic force and laser optical microscopes, ion beam and magnetron sputter coaters, various lasers and CNC machining equipment.
As Novascan Technologies experiences remarkable growth, the emphasis on maintaining our tradition of unequaled customer support and satisfaction continues. Our wealth of experience and personality has been cited by both clients and competitors. It is our sincere hope to do business with you in the future.
The Novascan Team