Aeonyx Research Corporation (based in Sudbury and Ottawa, Ontario) provides geophysical consulting, software development, and data acquisition solutions to the mineral exploration and environmental geophysics industries.

With over 8 years of experience in helicopter time domain electromagnetic (TDEM) geophysics, and 15 years in software development, we specialize in integrating off-the-shelf hardware with custom software to deliver robust, reliable and cost-effective measurement and data acquisition instruments.

Over the years we have provided integrated hardware and software data acquisition solutions involving several kinds of data sources:

  • Electromagnetic (EM) receiver coils
  • Magnetometers
  • GPS receivers
  • Gamma ray spectrometers
  • Thermocouples
  • Voltage signal sources
  • RS-232/RS-485/RS-422 devices
  • USB devices
  • RFID readers

For further inquiries, please contact:

Markus Svilans, B.Sc. Hons.
President, Geophysicist

+1 705 626 7257


Mailing Address
3005 Pilon St.
Chelmsford, Ontario
P0M 1L0

Divisions of Aeonyx

Aeonyx Photonics

Aeonyx Photonics Division provides consulting in design and characterization of photonic and optoelectronic devices, layout, software development, and data acquisition to fiberoptic telecommunication, semiconductor and associated industries.

With over 30 years of experience in III-V compound and silicon on insulator (SOI) semiconductor optoelectronic devices, we specialize in fabless development of fabrication processes for custom devices to deliver robust, reliable and cost-effective photonic component designs.

Specializing in:

  • III-V compound semiconductor optoelectronic devices
    • High speed InGaAs photodetectors
    • VIS/NIR photodetector arrays
    • AlGaAs and InGaAsP stripe geometry lasers
    • Process design
  • Custom software for controlling test and analysis
    • High frequency optoelectronic wafer probing (0-20GHz)
    • Wafer probing over wide temperature range (78K - 373K)
    • Modeling and analysis of measured device characteristics
  • Photolithographic reticle mask layout
    • Production of GDSII files
  • Thin film interference filters
    • Automated high precision in-situ optical monitor system for production coaters
    • Design and analysis of thin film interference filters for 50GHz, 100GHz and 200GHz frequency grid DWDM

For further inquiries, please contact:

Miń∑elis N. Svilans, Dr. Ing.
Director of Photonics

+1 613 882 5311


Mailing Address
84 Kenins Cres.
Kanata, Ontario
K2M 3E5

Aeonyx Exploration

Aeonyx Exploration division develops custom geophysical surveying and remote sensing equipment, primarily in the time domain EM geophysics world.

For further inquiries, please contact