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23 Nov 2020

This review discusses three emerging applications in MSI—clinical, pre-clinical and forensics—and the roadblocks to the expansion of the use of MSI in these areas.

18 Nov 2020

A new 1 GHz solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer is now at field at University of Warwick.

13 Nov 2020

A team of scientists and students from the University of Sheffield has published the blueprints for a specialist single-molecule microscope they built for a tenth of the cost of commercially available equipment.

12 Nov 2020

Researchers have developed a new imaging spectrometer that is much lighter and smaller than state-of-the-art instruments while maintaining the same high level of performance. Because of its small size and modular design, the new instrument has obvious applications to airborne vehicles and even planetary exploration missions.

12 Nov 2020

New research reveals that applying a magnetic field to a chiral metamaterial can change the way it polarises light.

11 Nov 2020

Nuclear and atomic physicists and nuclear chemists of Mainz University and GSI are closely involved in the EU Innovative Training Network on Laser Ionisation and Spectroscopy of Actinide Elements.

10 Nov 2020

New virtual format for the 72nd Pittsburgh Conference.

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.