INNOVA Photoacoustic Multi-Gas Infrared (IR) Analyzer

INNOVA Photoacoustic Multi-Gas Infrared (IR) Analyzer

Using This Equipment

For more information and to utilize this equipment, please contact Eileen Fabian.

Equipment full name: California Analytical Instruments (CAI)/Model 1412 configured for bench-top operation


The INNOVA can be used to measure any gas with an IR absorption spectrum.

  • Measures up to five gases plus H2O
  • Measures numerous IR-absorbing gases
  • Sensitivity levels ranging from ppb to %
  • High accuracy with minimal interference from non-measured gases
  • Temperature and pressure compensation

Example Applications

  • Stack gases
  • Fermentation/greenhouse gases
  • Livestock emissions monitoring
  • VOC/THC analysis
  • Trace gas analysis

Rental Cost includes:

  • Written standard operating procedures
  • Training on use, calibration, and maintenance as appropriate (as needed-depends on length of rental period)