Control Plating Thickness with Polycapillary Optics 

July 29, 2020

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This application note demonstrates the performance of polycapillary optic-enabled instruments that improve measurement capabilities.

Applying Data-Rich Experimentation Tools to Biocatalytic Process Engineering

July 29, 2020

Learn how Merck applies in situ FTIR in data-rich experimentation. This webcast highlights past and ongoing efforts centering on enzyme discovery and reaction engineering, underpinned by data-rich experimentation methods including high-throughput experimentation and analysis, automation, and in situ reaction analysis using novel analytical tools. Furthermore, development of a robust process optimized for a commercially relevant synthetic chemistry reactor (vs. for example a more optimal bioreactor or fermenter) will be reviewed including demonstration across scales. Live: Thursday, Aug. 13th, 2020 at 11am EDT | 8am PDT | 4pm BST | 5pm CEST On demand available after airing until Aug. 13th, 2021

Composite and Coatings

July 24, 2020

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Molecular Spectroscopy in Practice

July 22, 2020

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Join us for this special two-day virtual symposium, “Molecular Spectroscopy in Practice,” presented jointly by the Society for Applied Spectroscopy (SAS) and Spectroscopy magazine, on July 22 and 23, 2020. The first day will focus on Raman spectroscopy and the second day will focus on infrared (IR) spectroscopy, in both cases providing highly practical information about how to use these techniques effectively. All attendees will receive a certificate of completion from the Society for Applied Spectroscopy. Live: Day 1: Session 1: Wednesday, Jul. 22, 2020 at 10am EDT – 12pm EDT Session 2: Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 1pm EDT – 3pm EDT Day 2: Session 1: Thursday, Jul. 23, 2020 at 10am EDT – 12pm EDT Session 2: Thursday, Jul. 23, 2020 at 1pm EDT – 3pm EDT On demand available after final airing Jul. 23, 2021 Register free

Analyzing Soil and Meat with Shifted Excitation Raman Difference Spectroscopy

July 22, 2020

Kay Sowoidnich, PhD, is a research associate with Laser Sensors Lab at the Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Leibniz-Institut für Höchstfrequenztechnik and one of the 2020 winners of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy William F. Meggers Award. His group have been able to demonstrate the potential of shifted-excitation Raman difference spectroscopy (SERDS) as an efficient tool for soil nutrient analysis.

Effective Imaging for Identification and Sizing API Domains

July 21, 2020

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Combining FTIR and Raman spectroscopy provides the insight needed to ensure appropriate distribution and concentration of APIs within tablets. Watch this webcast to learn more. Live: Tuesday, Jul. 21, 2020 at 11am EDT | 8am PDT | 4pm BST | 5pm CEST On demand available after final airing Jul. 21, 2021 Register free

Spectroscopy and LCGC North America Sponsor Student Award at the 70th Los Angeles County Science & Engineering Fair

July 20, 2020

Lydia Neguse of The California Academy of Mathematics and Science School was selected as the winner of the Most Outstanding Female in Chemistry or Chemical Analysis award at the Fair

WITec GmbH Expands Ulm Headquarters Building

July 20, 2020

Raman imaging manufacturer WITec (Ulm, Germany) is expanding its headquarters building.

TOC Determination in Raw and Drinking Water

July 20, 2020

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This application note describes how to achieve reproducible and reliable determination of total organic carbon (TOC) content in drinking water that has a high inorganic-carbon matrix.

Plasma Monitoring with High-resolution Spectroscopy

July 17, 2020

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In this application note, we report how a high-resolution spectrometer monitored changes in argon emission after gases were added to a closed-reaction plasma chamber.

Cell Culture Media Identification in Biopharmaceuticals with Handheld 1064 nm Raman

July 16, 2020

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Handheld Raman instruments are valued for cell culture media analysis in the biopharmaceutical industry. Here we present an analysis of a selection of common media powders.

Analysis of SiO2 Nanoparticles in Reaction Mode with Single Particle ICP-MS

July 16, 2020

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This study demonstrates the ability of PerkinElmer’s NexION® ICP-MS Single-Particle Analyzer to accurately measure 50 nm SiO2 nanoparticles.

Extraction of Gold Nanoparticles from Fish Larvae and Soils

July 16, 2020

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This work demonstrates the ability of PerkinElmer's NexION® ICP-MS Single-Particle Analyzer to reliably detect and characterize nanoparticles in soil and aquatic samples.

Early Detection of Chloride in 3-MCPD Precursors in Palm Oil with the Avio 200 ICP-OES

July 16, 2020

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This work describes the ability to measure Cl extracted from palm oil by ICP-OES, leveraging the unique capabilities of PerkinElmer's Avio® 200 hybrid-scanning system.

Characterization of Ultrapure Water Using the NexION 5000 ICP-MS

July 16, 2020

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This method describes the characterization of ultrapure water using PerkinElmer's NexION® 5000 Multi-Quadrupole ICP-MS, demonstrating outstanding analytical performance.

Analysis of Blood Using the NexION 5000 ICP-MS

July 16, 2020

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The the NexION® 5000 Multi-Quadrupole ICP-MS performs reproducible analyses of blood samples with outstanding stability over long sample run times.

Analysis of Impurities in Gold with the Avio 500 ICP-OES Following ASTM B562-95

July 16, 2020

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PerkinElmer’s Avio® 500 ICP-OES measures impurities in gold at the levels defined in ASTM Method B562-95: Standard Specification for Refined Gold.

The Analysis of Brines with the Avio 200 ICP-OES

July 16, 2020

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This application note demonstrates the ability of PerkinElmer’s Avio® 200 hybrid-scanning ICP-OES to accurately measure important contaminants at low levels in brines.

Determination of Nutrients in Animal Feed with the Avio 500 ICP-OES Following EN 15621

July 16, 2020

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This study discusses the analysis of animal feed by ICP-OES following EN 15621 guidelines, demonstrating the advantages of the Avio® 500 ICP-OES for this application.

Where Do Pollutants in Soil and Sediment Come From?

July 15, 2020

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Isotope fingerprints can be used as a tool for environmental forensics investigations of potentially carcinogenic pollutants, such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.