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Plastics Identification Using ATR-FTIR Spectroscopy

September 14, 2023

This application note explores Identifying different types of plastic to ensure efficient waste management a tactic for reducing plastic pollution in our environment.

Multiphoton Imaging of Mouse Intestines

February 07, 2023

This application note shows the Imaging a tissue section of mouse intestines using 2PEF and SHG microscopy with a confocal Raman microscope.

Rapid Excitation Emission Matrix Analysis of SWCNTs

August 03, 2022

Using excitation emission matrix spectroscopy, a photoluminescence spectrometer with InGaAs NIR camera, is used to identify the chiral indexes present in a SWCNT sample.

Whisky Analysis by Raman Spectroscopy

June 15, 2022

This application note details the quantitative use of Raman spectroscopy to determine ethanol content in samples of whisky.

X-ray-Excited Luminescence Lifetime of Scintillators

October 08, 2021

The spectral and time-resolved X-ray-excited luminescence of a liquid scintillator is studied using an Edinburgh photoluminescence spectrometer and X-ray sample chamber.

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.