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21 Oct 2021

Fluorescence spectroscopy can identify contaminated drinking water and so reduce the spread of deadly diarrhoeal diseases by enabling communities to take action more quickly to limit exposure.

20 Oct 2021

Raman spectroscopy and machine learning to understand the complex changes in tumours after immunotherapy. It has the potential to transform clinical methods for predicting therapy response.

7 Oct 2021

Rapiscan Systems are to distribute Metrohm handheld Raman spectrometer products to the security market under a non-exclusive agreement.

30 Sep 2021

Attosecond transient absorption spectroscopy can track the movement of electrons at a specific site of a molecule, which permits tracing the evolution of the molecular system with spatial resolution at the atomic scale.

27 Sep 2021

NMR spectroscopy and other analytical techniques were used in the study of the binding of EGCG, a green tea compound that may increase levels of p53, a natural anti-cancer protein.

27 Sep 2021

A deep neural network has been developed to analyse NMR data faster and with the same accuracy as human experts.

24 Sep 2021

Hyperspectral imaging has been used to develop a system to identify the change of salmon’s adaptation to salt water: smoltification

23 Sep 2021

BrightSpec has announced the start of operation of a broadband Molecular Rotational Resonance spectrometer at BASF’s research centre in Ludwigshafen, Germany.

13 Sep 2021

New partnerships to accelerate Rockley’s development of real-time, non-invasive biomarker sensing across a range of medical uses.

7 Sep 2021

A recent review paper discuss photoluminescence control by hyperbolic metamaterials and metasurfaces.

3 Sep 2021

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

30 Aug 2021

For the first time, researchers have studied the behaviour of a catalyst for water electrolysis at the atomic level.

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.

24 Aug 2021

Researchers have developed a rapid method, based on IR spectra of blood plasma, for differentiating COVID-19-positive patients expected to show severe symptoms from those likely to experience only mild symptoms.

20 Aug 2021

An international research team has used laser ablation ICP-MS to retrace the lifetime journey of an Arctic woolly mammoth, which covered enough of the Alaska landscape during its 28 years to almost circle the Earth twice.

16 Aug 2021

By combining mass spectrometry with laser spectroscopy and simulation techniques, researchers have revealed key differences in the fragmentation of dipeptide biomolecules with different chiral structures.

16 Aug 2021

A team of researchers from Korea has developed a metamaterial that improves the sensitivity of infrared absorption spectroscopy more than 100 times. It can be used in the creation of ultra-sensitive infrared sensors, is very affordable and easy to make.

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.

5 Aug 2021

Nominations are invited for the 2021 recipient of the Herman Wold gold medal, which will be awarded to an individual who has contributed significantly to the development and proliferation of Chemometrics.