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30 Oct 2020

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

13 Oct 2020

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

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.

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.

15 Sep 2020

Waveguide-based SERS analysis could allow high-throughput, chip-based screening for protease inhibitors.

14 Sep 2020

Researchers at Texas A&M University have invented a new technology that can drastically reduce the size of instrumentation used for Raman spectroscopy.

10 Sep 2020

The French Chemometrics Society award is given in honour of the late Professor Jean-Pierre Huvenne for his early contribution to chemometrics in vibrational spectroscopy in France and is open to PhD students worldwide.

8 Sep 2020

Nominations for the 2020 Norman Sheppard Award are invited.

27 Jul 2020

Merck has acquired Resolution Spectra Systems, a company producing Raman spectroscopy instrumentation for bioprocess analytical monitoring.

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.

18 May 2020

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

6 May 2020

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

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.

20 Apr 2020

Applications are invited for these prestigious awards administered by the Association of British Spectroscopists (ABS) Trust.

11 Mar 2020

A number of awards are presented at each annual Pittsburgh Conference honouring scientists who have made outstanding contributions to analytical chemistry and applied spectroscopy. We report here those directly involved in spectroscopy.

19 Feb 2020

A new research project in partnership between academia, companies and the Netherlands Forensic Institute to develop ways to chain analytical techniques together to gain complementary information.

18 Feb 2020

Using cryogenic, ultrahigh-vacuum TERS and fine-tuning the highly localised plasmon field at the sharp tip apex has reduced the spatial resolution to 1.5 Å

17 Feb 2020

The state of thrombocytes in the blood of patients with cardiovascular diseases can be quickly evaluated using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS).

17 Feb 2020

Many spectroscopic techniques have been used in attempts to develop a practical non-invasive glucose monitor. Will Raman spectroscopy be the answer?

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