Spin Analytical, Inc. was founded in 2006 by Prof. Thomas M. Laue and J. Brett Austin for the purpose of developing the next generation of analytical ultracentrifuge.

Spin Analytical, Inc. manufactured precision instruments, tools and accessories for the biochemistry, biology, polymer, and pharmaceutical industries. In 2023, Tom and Brett retired and handed over their business to Nanolytics Instruments. This company, active since 2015 on the very same field, is continuing to manufacture and cell Spin Analytical’s product line.