Photek is a specialist manufacturer and global supplier of vacuum based tubes and camera systems for photon detection.

We manufacture Image Intensifiers, Solar Blind Detectors, Photomultipliers, Streak Tubes and a range of associated electronics and Camera Systems.

We have a comprehensive range of products for most photon detection applications and work with our customers to design bespoke solutions where these are required.

Photek has particular expertise 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), defence industries (threat warning) , physical chemistry, bioluminescence, space science, material and biological inspection.

Please contact us to discuss your application in depth with our team of specialist engineers and scientists.

"The Development of an Improved Streak Tube for Fusion Diagnostics" Poster is now available to view

The poster "The Development of an Improved Streak Tube for Fusion Diagnostics" presented by Photek's Dr James Milnes at "HTPD16" the High-Temperature Plasma Diagnostics Conference, is now available to view here.

Wide-field TCSPC-based flourescence lifetime imaging (FLIM) microscopy

A new paper published on SPIE, more information can be found here

Authors: Klaus Suhling, Liisa M. Hirvonen, Alix Le Marois, Wolfgang Becker, Stefan Smietana, Holger Netz, James Milnes, Thomas Conneely & Ottmar Jagutzki.