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10 Nov 2020

A new, ERC-funded project, HiSCORE, aims to develop a method for high throughput screening using nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.

6 Nov 2020

Fluorescence spectroscopy can identify the geographical origins of wines originating from three wine regions of Australia and from Bordeaux in France with 100 % accuracy.

3 Nov 2020

In a proof-of-principle experiment, Nathalie Picqué and Theodor Hänsch from the Max-Planck Institute of Quantum Optics and the Ludwig-Maximilian University have recorded broad spectra with close to 100,000 wavelengths in almost complete darkness.

2 Nov 2020

Howard Mark and Jerry Workman have been awarded the 2020 Gold Medal by the New York section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy.

2 Nov 2020

Mass spectrometry, XRF and NIR spectroscopy are being used together with voltammetry to determine the origin of ancient ceramic fragments.

30 Oct 2020

Chinese customers of PicoQuant will benefit from a website in Chinese and a local presence.

30 Oct 2020

Shimadzu opened a branch office in Denmark in September, providing local support.

29 Oct 2020

Researchers have developed a novel ultrafast coherent light source in the extreme ultraviolet (XUV) wavelength region with multi-MHz range repetition rates by utilising intracavity high-order harmonic generation (HHG) in a Yb:YAG thin-disk mode-locked oscillator.

29 Oct 2020

Initial findings from a new study using gas chromatography-ion mobility spectrometry has shown how Covid-19 can be detected via a non-invasive breath test, providing almost instant results.

21 Oct 2020

University of South Australia scientists have used mass spectrometry imaging to identify signs of osteoarthritis.

20 Oct 2020

Tohoku University researchers have improved a method for probing semiconducting crystals with light to detect defects and impurities.

14 Oct 2020

Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging of the prostate is a promising tool for diagnosing prostate cancer.

13 Oct 2020

The combination of Raman spectroscopy and stimulated Raman scattering microscopy is allow the metabolic processes within cancer cells to be probed.

9 Oct 2020

Oxford Instruments plc and Bruker Corporation have announced that they have reached a settlement on a patent related issue with Bruker’s Cube product.

2 Oct 2020

A research team at Kiel University has developed new NMR methods for investigating paramagnetic complexes and supramolecular cages.

29 Sep 2020

Using spatial encoding of multidimensional data, an ultrafast DEXSY experiment has been developed in which the data can be collected in a single scan.

29 Sep 2020

Researchers investigating catalyst materials used in the production of gasoline from simple hydrocarbons, such as methanol, have made a new and unexpected discovery that could help to reduce the cost, and environmental impact, of the process.

25 Sep 2020

Researchers combined AFM-IR and TERS to study the surfaces and interiors of viruses.

25 Sep 2020

Researchers have used GC-MS to identify key aroma compounds in dog food that seem to be the most appealing to canines.

24 Sep 2020

Researchers from the University of St Andrews have developed a new type of spatially offset Raman spectroscopy (SORS) to accurately measure the authenticity of some of the world’s most exclusive whiskies without opening the bottle.