Ocean Insight


Real-time Monitoring of Nanoparticle Synthesis

May 12, 2023

Here we use UV-Vis spectroscopy to monitor a delicate chemical reaction relevant to the semiconductor industry -- the synthesis of gold nanoparticles.

Compact Spectrometer for UV Absorbance Measurements

March 09, 2023

This application note shows how the Ocean SR6 spectrometer's high SNR and thermal stability make it desirable for DNA analysis and protein concentration measurements.

Unlocking the Unknowns of Industrial Sensing

January 12, 2023

Navigating today’s industrial landscape is an ongoing challenge, with global competition placing a premium on innovation and creativity. Spectral solutions can help.

New Feature Boosts Spectrometer SNR

November 08, 2022

In this application, a novel signal-averaging technique is utilized that dramatically improves signal-to-noise ratio performance in Ocean Insight spectrometers.

Whole Blood Analysis Using UV-vis Spectroscopy

October 13, 2022

In this application note, we use an Ocean ST-UV microspectrometer (185-650 nm) to measure the absorbance of whole blood and methemoglobin.

New Spectrometer Function Boosts Signal-to-Noise Performance

September 19, 2022

Ocean Insight’s Ocean SR2 spectrometers are now able to function under high-speed averaging mode, which uses hardware-accelerated averaging to improve S/N performance.

Monitoring Pharmaceutical Waste

July 15, 2022

Researchers using optical emission spectroscopy tested the degradation efficiency of different plasma-jet processes on solutions of the medication Valsartan.

Plasma Monitoring with Modular Spectroscopy

June 16, 2022

In this application note, we used a modular spectrometer to monitor changes in argon emission after different gases were added to a closed-reaction plasma chamber.

New Spectrometer Excels for Absorbance Measurements v2

May 04, 2022

In this application note, we evaluate the effectiveness of a new spectrometer for measuring the absorbance of optical filters and potassium dichromate standards.