Spectroscopy-03-01-2007

Industry expert Lawrence Schmid presents his annual overview of the market in the laboratory analytical and life science instrument industry. Strong growth in Asia and continued growth in North America and Europe are promising signs for the industry in 2007 and beyond.

Spectroscopy
Articles

March 01, 2007

Staff editor Brian Johnson takes a look at this year's salaries and trends in employment for spectroscopists.

Spectroscopy
The Baseline

March 01, 2007

David Ball discusses how the electromagnetic spectrum was originally mapped out and what this means for spectroscopy.

Spectroscopy
Molecular Spectroscopy Workbench

March 01, 2007

Guest author Rebecca Bain of SYFT Technologies discusses a new technique for VOC analysis. SIFT-MS can be used successfully in a wide variety of applications, including medical research, shipping container air analysis, laboratory analysis, and air-quality monitoring.

Raman is a category of molecular spectroscopy that has achieved widespread commercial development over the past decade or so for laboratory applications. However, such technological development has helped to make Raman into a viable analytical technology for other applications, such as in the security market. Although this market is only in its infancy, it is expected to see very rapid growth.

Spectroscopy
Departments

March 01, 2007

Featured products from the spectroscopy marketplace.