SphereOptics GmbH, founded 2003, provides measurement equipment and materials for development and calibration of optical sensors. Furthermore, Sphereoptics delivers hyperspectral measurement equipment for the spectral range 0,25 µm to 15 µm. The company‘s range of services includes, in addition to numerous optical measurands, DAkkS accredited reflexion measurements, the calibration of optical sensors and the photometric measurement of luminaires.

Fields of Activity
• Optical Sensors
• (LED-) Technology
• Remote Sensing

Range of Services

• Test & measurement service for lighting technology
• Camera and spectrometer calibration
• Manufacturing, refinement and calibration of optical materials and standards for diffuse transmission and reflection
• Distribution of test & measurement instruments for measuring the color and brightness of light sources and displays (e.g. Goniophotometer, Integration sphere systems and Imaging colorimeters)
• Distribution of portable field spectroradiometers, industrial Infrared cameras, hyperspectral cameras for remote sensing applications and handheld FTIR sensors for the spectral range 0,250 μm to 15 μm

Research & Development Activities

Development of optical calibration standards

Special Equipment

• Laboratory for PTB & NIST traceable calibrations of reflectance standards and sensor & spectrometer calibrations
• Laboratory for light measurement

Technology partners
Labsphere Inc., Cubert GmbH, Jeti Technische Instrumente GmbH, Telops Inc., Norsk Elektro Optic AS, Wasatch Photonics

Current State-of-the-art Technologies
Lighting and optical test laboratory


Managing Director
Dr. Rainer Böhm

SphereOptics GmbH
Gewerbestr. 13
82211 Herrsching

Tel.: +49 8152 983 7890
Fax: +49 8152 983 7891