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Raman Spectroscopy News

3 Sep 2021

Researchers have made a tiny camera, held together with “molecular glue” that allows them to observe chemical reactions in real time.

27 Aug 2021

It has now been discovered that care should be taken using Raman spectroscopy to analyse certain chiral molecules. A study shows that interference with circularly polarised light can falsify results.

16 Aug 2021

Raman microscopy has been used to reconstruct technical process parameters and the origin of the raw materials of Egyptian blue revealing trace compounds that inform us about its history.

9 Aug 2021

Shimadzu has appointed Jürgen Semmler as the new Managing Director of its European organisation. He previously headed Shimadzu Deutschland since its foundation in 2006.

4 Aug 2021

Scientists at the University of Nottingham are using Raman microspectroscopy to observe how plant roots take in and circulate water at the cellular level.

26 Jul 2021

The new Raman spectroscopy method is a powerful tool for real-time, uninterrupted monitoring of solid-state milling reactions.

1 Jul 2021

Raman spectroscopy can be a low-cost, simpler and non-intrusive technique in monitoring what goes on inside a pluripotent stem cell as it transitions.

28 Jun 2021

Researchers at the University of Illinois Chicago have used graphene and Raman spectroscopy to detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus in laboratory experiments.

17 Jun 2021

Oxford Instruments has acquired WITec for a cash-free, debt-free consideration of €42 m.

2 Jun 2021

Raman spectroscopy sort and sequence the genome of bacteria in soil one bacterial cell at a time, while also identifying what its function is in the soil environment.

28 May 2021

A general-purpose SERS method has been developed for actively capturing target molecules in small gaps based on a nano-capillary pumping model.

20 May 2021

This newly discovered enhancement mechanism of Raman scattering will open up the possibility of atomic-scale ultrasensitive vibrational spectroscopy to investigate surface structures of semiconductors.

7 May 2021

Papers covering Raman imaging measurements on zebrafish embryos, meteorites and jet engine thermal barrier coatings have received recognition in the WITec Paper Award 2021.

6 May 2021

An international research collaboration has found that Raman microspectroscopy and Raman imaging can identify aneurysm-specific signs in elastic and collagen fibres of the aorta.

26 Mar 2021

Applications are invited for two awards administered by the ABS Trust.

23 Mar 2021

Wasatch Photonics achieves ISO 9001:2015 certification for their volume phase holographic diffraction gratings facility.

8 Mar 2021

A research team from the Zhejiang University Institute of Translational Medicine has developed an active SERS probe that can be used for SERS imaging of tumours.

3 Mar 2021

Researchers at Kanazawa University have successfully tested a sensor for measuring hydrogen peroxide concentrations near cell membranes. The sensor has the potential to become a tool for new cancer therapies.

26 Feb 2021

Stress caused by soil bacteria can have a positive effect on plants and Raman spectroscopy is being used to help study this.

21 Jan 2021

A new study has improved a chemical sensing chip based on surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) that aims to identify drugs and other trace chemicals quickly and accurately.