IR Spectral Interpretation Workshop

May 21, 2020

Here we delve into the interpretation of another organic nitrogen compound, known as polyurethane, a ubiquitous polymer used for wood finishes and foam rubber.

Spectroscopy May 2020

May 01, 2020

Click the title above to open the Spectroscopy May regular issue, Volume 35, Issue 5, in an interactive PDF format.

Recent advances in laser ablation laser ionization TOF mass spectrometry (LALI-TOF-MS) are allowing laboratories to reach required limits of quantitation for trace impurities in solid materials by direct analysis, while avoiding common limitations of other techniques.


A Raman study of vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is conducted at high pressure to determine phase changes and crystal symmetry through spectral interpretation.


Our annual review of products introduced at Pittcon or during the previous year.