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Time-resolved Spectroscopy of Phosphorescent Oxygen Sensors

September 08, 2021

Application note describing how an Edinburgh Instruments FLS1000 Photoluminescence Spectrometer can be used to characterize solid sensors in a relevant environment of interest.

Avoiding Dead Time Losses with Reverse Mode TCSPC

March 08, 2021

In this technical note, the concept of dead time in TCSPC fluorescence lifetime measurements is introduced, and how it can be avoided using Reverse Mode is explained.

Studying Polymer Phase Transitions with Raman Spectroscopy

December 08, 2020

In this application Edinburgh Instruments RMS1000 Raman Microscope, with a heated stage, is used to observe phase transitions in 2 polymers - polyethylene and nylon-6.

Discrimination of Cooking Oils Using Raman Spectroscopy

November 11, 2020

In this application note, Edinburgh Instruments highlights how Raman spectroscopy, in combination with chemometrics, can be used to identify cooking oil adulteration.

Optimization of SERS for Glucose Sensing

September 10, 2020

In this application note the optimization of gold nanoparticles is investigated using Edinburgh Instruments Raman microscope for the development of a SERS glucose sensor.

Polarized Raman Spectroscopy

February 25, 2020

This technical note introduces the theory of polarized Raman spectroscopy and highlights the type of sample information that can be obtained using this technique.

Photoluminescence Spectroscopy of Carbon Dots

November 18, 2019

Application note showing how a photoluminescence spectrometer was used to examine the photoluminescence spectroscopy of carbon dots.

Kinetics of Photocatalysis Reactions

September 26, 2019

Application note showing how Transient Absorption Spectroscopy was used for the study of Kinetics of Photocatalysis