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Infrared Spectroscopy News

13 Sep 2021

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

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.

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.

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.

2 Aug 2021

A blood test has been developed, based on ATR-FT-IR spectroscopy, to predict which people infected with COVID-19 are most likely to experience serious symptoms, which could help health care workers prioritise patients for hospitalisation and intensive care.

5 Jul 2021

Tumour types and mutations can be identified by IR imaging in 30 min.

1 Jul 2021

Transmission grating and OEM spectrometer manufacturer Ibsen Photonics celebrates 30 years in business.

29 Jun 2021

3D-printed attenuated total reflectance unit enables FT-IR spectroscopy to reveal the 3D orientation of molecules in thin films.

21 Jun 2021

Researchers have demonstrated the conversion of infrared images to the visible, using ultrathin and transparent semiconductor nanocrystals.

16 Jun 2021

An international team of researchers has developed a mid-infrared spectrometer with dimensions of 9 × 16 µm, comparable to the wavelength of light that it measures.

2 Jun 2021

ATR FT-IR spectroscopy is part of the MIND tool to identify unlabelled medication and counterfeit or out-of-date medicines.

2 Jun 2021

Senorics GmbH, a spin-off from the University of Technology Dresden (TU Dresden) and a startup in the ZEISS Ventures Portfolio has successfully closed a new financing round.

11 May 2021

Sensirion Holding AG has completed the acquisition of IRsweep AG, which develops, manufactures and supplies optical spectroscopy solutions based on QCL frequency comb technology in the mid-IR.

22 Apr 2021

Multi-spectroscopy analytical approach provides important information for preservation of Picasso paintings.

21 Apr 2021

Specac celebrate their 50th anniversary on 21 April 2021.

8 Apr 2021

A highly efficient way to collect infrared microscopy data avoids the use of slow, grid-based raster scans.

26 Mar 2021

NIR-HSI is non-invasive and can be used to quantify fat content in liver aiding medical research and the diagnosis of liver diseases.

26 Mar 2021

Applications are invited for two awards administered by the ABS Trust.

25 Mar 2021

KPM Analytics has partnered with AB Vista to provide their NIR analysis solutions with the Aunir calibration database.

23 Mar 2021

FT-IR spectroscopy has been shown to be able to detect individuals by their blood profile which lays the basis for rapid diagnosis of many diseases.