Ocean Optics

The Applied Spectral Knowledge Company

For more than 25 years we have discovered, refined and delivered new approaches to solving problems with optical sensing technologies. We partner with customers to unlock the unknown, leveraging the power of light to build a safer, cleaner, healthier world.

Ocean Optics offers robust, scalable optical sensing tools, complemented by deep application knowledge, design and manufacturing expertise, and a global support and service network.


  • Spectrometers, multispectral cameras and sensors

  • Light sources, fiber optics and accessories

  • Software and advanced analytics (algorithm development, chemometrics, machine learning)

  • Digital tools (cloud deployment)


  • Design partnership from concept to solution

  • Global, ISO-certified manufacturing operations

  • Applied spectral knowledge – multi-discipline, in-house expertise across thousands of applications

Application Areas

  • Biomedical

  • Education

  • Environmental

  • Food & Agriculture

  • Industrial

  • Lighting and Illumination

  • Safety & Security

  • Research & Science

Service & Support

  • Application Services

  • Calibration Services

  • Lab Services (consultation, feasibility, insight)

  • Global Sales & Support (USA, Europe & China)

Download our Capabilities Overview

Ocean: Research
We work with the world’s leading scientists and researchers in academia and industry to apply spectral knowledge to solve the world’s most challenging problems. Our modular, miniature spectrometers, cameras and multispectral sensors provide a flexible toolkit for experimentation and discovery. But more than just products, we offer expert consultation, support and commitment.

Working at Ocean Optics is more than a job. I am proud knowing that our solutions enable customers to do things they’ve never done before. – Yvette M., Principal Application Scientist 

Ocean: Solutions
From supplying spectroscopy modules and multispectral sensors in volume to providing turnkey systems for a wide range of applications, we partner with the world’s leading companies to deliver solutions that produce decisive results. Our sensing technologies, ability to engineer complex solutions, and experience in applying spectral knowledge to solve measurement challenges are uniquely placed to deliver custom solutions from prototype to mass production.

“We offer technological solutions to our customers that will meet their needs and provide full value for their investment. We found in Ocean Optics a determined and talented team that provides us with real-time answers. – Ofir Luk, co-founder of Lugo Machinery & Innovation, a leading supplier of fresh produce sorting products

Halma PLC
Ocean Optics has full-service locations throughout the United States, Europe, India and China. The company is a subsidiary of Halma plc, a global group of life-saving technology companies with a common purpose: growing a safer, cleaner, healthier future for everyone, every day.


Geograaf 24

6921 EW, Duiven


+31 26 3190500