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COVID-19 Photek Update

EAST SUSSEX, UK, March 23rd, 2020 –

We are taking the situation with regards to COVID-19 extremely seriously; the safety and wellbeing of our staff, customers and supply chain partners is of paramount importance to us.

We are working very hard to maintain, as far as possible, appropriate product supply and support to our customers.

We are following the relevant Government guidelines. Where possible, our staff are working from home and for those that have to work onsite, we have employed social distancing practices and enhanced cleaning procedures, in line with the recommended advice and procedures.

We have also initiated a “No Visitor” policy to our Office and Production facilities.

Photek continues to function effectively but, due to reduced office staffing, we would request that in the first instance you contact us by email, as follows:

Sales - [email protected]

Finance - [email protected]

Purchasing - [email protected]

Thank you for your assistance and understanding at this challenging time.

About Photek:

Photek is a specialist manufacturer and global supplier of vacuum based tubes and camera systems for photon detection. Their comprehensive range of products includes Image Intensifiers, Solar Blind Detectors, Photomultipliers, Streak Tubes and a range of associated electronics and Camera Systems. Photek has a unique ability to partner with their customers to design, manufacture and support complete, bespoke solutions for the most demanding photon detection and imaging requirements. They are recognized as a global leader in the design and manufacture of large area image intensifiers, ultra-fast photomultiplier tubes (PMTs), UV detectors and advanced photon counting camera systems. Photek products support specialist applications in; Physics (high energy, particle, nuclear), defense industries (threat warning), physical chemistry, bioluminescence, space science, material and biological inspection.

COVID-19 Press Release

Certification to ISO 14001:2015

We are delighted to announce that Photek has recently achieved certification to ISO 14001:2015.Press Release: here  >

Photek are pleased to be supporting and exhibiting at the 2017 International Symposium of Molecular Beams

We are pleased to announce that Photek are supporting and exhibiting at the International Symposium on Molecular Beams, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 25th to 30th of June 2017  …  More information can be found here  >

Photek are delighted to sponsor the Faraday Joint Interest Group Conference 2017

This takes place at the University of Warwick, Coventry between the 11th and 13th of April. We will also be exhibiting with our Velocitas-VMI range of instruments and components, as well as our extensive range of Photek detectors.  …  More information on the conference and exhibition can be found here  >

Awards and Recognition

Photek, University of Bristol and Orla Kelly were selected as finalists in the Best Partnership category at the KTP Best of the Best Awards 2014, hosted by Innovate UK as part of National KTP Week, 3-7 November 2014. The Best Partnership Award exemplifies the benefits of collaboration for innovation, and recognises Photek's successes with Velocitas VMI.

Following the successful completion of a two year KTP project in October 2013, to develop Velocitas VMI Double Prime in collaboration with the School of Chemistry at the University of Bristol, Dr Orla Kelly was recognised as a "Business Leader of Tomorrow" by the Technology Strategy Board. She was presented with her award at the KTP Awards 2013 on 3rd December 2013 in London.
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  • Spectroscopy and Dynamics Group Meeting - SDGM 2020, We are looking forward to exhibiting at the Annual Meeting of the RSC Spectroscopy and Dynamics Group at The University of Warwick, from Monday 6th January until Wednesday 8th January 2020.

  • January (7-9th) 2019, Photek are pleased to sponsor, and exhibit at, the RSC Spectroscopy and Dynamics Group conference at the University of Nottingham in January (7-9th) 2019

  • ISMB2017, International Symposium of Molecular Beams, Nijmegen, Netherlands, June 2017

  • SDGM 2016, Annual Meeting of the RSC Spectroscopy and Dynamics Group, Coventry, UK, January 2016

  • SDG 2015, Annual meeting of the Spectroscopy and Dynamics Interest Group of the Royal Society of Chemistry, Nottingham, UK, January 2015

  • ELI-ALPS 2nd User Workshop, Szeged, Hungary, September 2014

  • MOLEC 2014, Gothenburg, Sweden, August 2014

  • Stereodynamics 2014, St Petersburg, Russia, August 2014

  • Past Conferences  >

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