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10 Jun 2020

Vibrational circular dichroism spectroscopy has been applied the VCD method to supramolecular systems.

10 Jun 2020

CERN’s nuclear-physics facility, ISOLDE, has succeeded in performing the first ever laser-spectroscopy measurements of a short-lived radioactive molecule, radium monofluoride.

10 Jun 2020

Alison Ashcroft and Ron Heeren have been awarded 2020 Thomson Medals.

10 Jun 2020

Electron microscopy and Raman spectroscopy have shown the mechanism by which microorganisms are able to extract water from the rocks they colonise.

10 Jun 2020

Using a smartphone camera and spectral super-resolution spectroscopy, anaemia and blood disorders can be assessed outside the lab.

10 Jun 2020

The interplanar bond strength of graphene has been evaluated by measuring the elastic constant of graphite, demonstrating that the elastic constant of monocrystalline graphite was above 45 GPa, higher than conventionally believed.

8 Jun 2020

Synchrotron-generated X-rays can be used to probe what happens when liquids solidify into disordered solids, a process that has puzzled physicists for decades.

1 Jun 2020

Bruker is partnering with the Australian National Phenome Centre which has launched a major research and diagnostics project to better understand COVID-19.

28 May 2020

The COVID-19 MS Coalition of more than 500 scientists from around the world has been created to share data on COVID-19 gleaned from the use of mass spectrometry techniques to examine people’s blood and other biomarkers.

26 May 2020

Researchers from Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology have used SIMS to visualise up to tens of different proteins simultaneously in the same cell.

18 May 2020

A sandwich of molybdenum, sulfur and selenium turns out to be well suited as a SERS substrate.

15 May 2020

XANES has helped explain how ultramarine paint was traditionally made and offered an insight into the problem of “ultramarine disease” suffered by some paintings.

14 May 2020

The multiplexed enhanced protein dynamics (mePROD) mass spectrometry method helps show how a SARS-CoV-2 infection changes the human host cells.

12 May 2020

A type of photothermal spectroscopy is being used to measure thermal energy to understand more about the processes of energy-converting systems like leaves during photosynthesis.

11 May 2020

Researchers from the University of Konstanz have observed in real time the molecular processes that take place at DNA strand breaks by means of infrared spectroscopy.

6 May 2020

Congratulations to Yuki Ozaki on the announcement of his latest award.

4 May 2020

Södra, a pulp producer in Sweden, is installing its second FITNIR analyser for online pulp liquor monitoring.

30 Apr 2020

Every year, the WITec Paper Award competition recognises three exceptional peer-reviewed publications that feature results acquired with a WITec microscope.The 2020 Paper Awards go to researchers from Japan, Poland and Austria.

29 Apr 2020

Using gas cluster ion beam secondary ion mass spectrometry (GCIB-SIMS), researchers at Penn State have directly observed functional enzyme clusters (metabolons) involved in generating purines, the most abundant cellular metabolites.

28 Apr 2020

SCIEX and Intabio are working to couple the Blaze imaged capillary isoelectric focusing with mass spectrometry system with SCIEX high-resolution accurate mass spectrometers.

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