Innovation, Experience, Response

Our Company


Hummingbird Scientific is a leading developer of sample holders for electron, ion and x-ray microscopy and x-ray spectroscopy. Founded in 2004, Hummingbird brings together some of the best scientists, engineers, and precision machinists in the business. Hummingbird is an engineering and manufacturing company first—our core competence is excellence in engineering and precision manufacturing. Science is the business we support by bringing new tools to the field.


Our strength lies in helping scientists advance their research by translating innovative ideas into user-friendly tools. Working both alone and in collaboration with our customers, we have created more than a dozen new electron microscopy experimental platforms.


We believe in leading. We believe in taking risks. We believe in putting science first.