Special Issues-08-01-2017

Special Issues

Tracking Microplastics in the Environment via FT-IR Microscopy

August 01, 2017

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Microplastics from clothing, abrasive action on plastics, or engineered microbeads as found in some exfoliating cosmetics are showing up in many environmental systems. FT-IR microscopy is a useful tool in the analysis of microplastics, providing visual information, particle counts, and particle identification.

Assessing False Noncompliance and False Compliance with Limits Stated for Physicochemical Parameters in Red Wines Using a MIR-PLS Model

August 01, 2017

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When analytical techniques that depend on multivariate calibration models are used to analyze commercial products, the risks of false compliance and noncompliance must be assessed. This study presents an example from the application of a mid-IR partial least squares model to the analysis of seven parameters in red wine.

Solving Polymer Problems Using IR Spectroscopy

August 01, 2017

Featured Interview

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Naoto Nagai focuses on solving problems for industry. In this interview, he explains his research to determine the cause of resin cracks in polyoxymethylene mold plates using IR spectroscopy.

Vol 32 No s8 Spectroscopy August 2017 R Spectroscopy for Today's Spectroscopists Supplement PDF

August 01, 2017

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Click the title above to open the Spectroscopy August 2017 R Spectroscopy for Today's Spectroscopists, Vol 32 No s8, in an interactive PDF format.