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Identifying and Quantifying the Sugars Found in Maple Syrup using FTIR Spectroscopy

Identifying and Quantifying the Sugars Found in Maple Syrup using FTIR Spectroscopy

This article discusses the application of Shimadzu IRTracer-100 FTIR spectrophotometer to determine and measure the sugars present in maple syrup, a widely used sweetener. [More]
Analyzing Olive Oil Purity with Ultraviolet Spectroscopy using the UV-1800 Spectrophotometer from Shimadzu

Analyzing Olive Oil Purity with Ultraviolet Spectroscopy using the UV-1800 Spectrophotometer from Shimadzu

Since people have started realizing the health benefits offered by olive oil, there will be an increasing demand for this product. However, the purity of olive oil has always been the subject of controversy and based on this aspect, olive oil has been classified as ¡°Olive Oil,¡± ¡°Virgin,¡± and ¡°Extra Virgin.¡± [More]
Conflict Minerals: An Interview with Andreas Feichtinger

Conflict Minerals: An Interview with Andreas Feichtinger

Andreas Feichtinger, Head of Marketing and Sales Organisation at Plansee SE, talks to AZoM.com about conflict minerals and the importance of having a sustainable supply chain. [More]
Versatile Tire and Rubber Testing Systems from Bose®

Versatile Tire and Rubber Testing Systems from Bose®

Bose offers a variety of test instruments to support research and development of tire and rubber products. [More]
Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA) for Advanced Materials Testing from Bose®

Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA) for Advanced Materials Testing from Bose®

Bose offers a wide range of mechanical testing instruments for material and component characterization. [More]
Will Peltier Modules Replace Compressors in Thermoeletric Cooling Technology?

Will Peltier Modules Replace Compressors in Thermoeletric Cooling Technology?

Thermocouple is the smallest part of a thermal element, consisting of two electrical conductors that have very different Seebeck coefficients to produce the maximum thermoelectric voltage possible. [More]
Spero™ Infrared Microscope from Daylight Solutions: An Interview with Matthew Barre

Spero™ Infrared Microscope from Daylight Solutions: An Interview with Matthew Barre

Matthew Barre, Business Development Manager at Daylight Solutions, talks to AZoM.com about the advantages and applications of the new Spero Infrared Microscope. [More]
The New Spero™ Microscope by Daylight Solutions: Label-Free, High-Resolution, Real-Time Chemical Imaging and Identification of Intrinsic Biomarkers and Materials Defects

The New Spero™ Microscope by Daylight Solutions: Label-Free, High-Resolution, Real-Time Chemical Imaging and Identification of Intrinsic Biomarkers and Materials Defects

Infrared (IR) micro-spectroscopic imaging is a powerful technique which is gaining popularity in a wide range of fields, from biomedical and pharmaceutical research and development to materials science and analytical chemistry to industrial process and quality control. [More]
The Benefits and Advantages of the Spero™ from Daylight Solutions for High Resolution Spectral Imaging

The Benefits and Advantages of the Spero™ from Daylight Solutions for High Resolution Spectral Imaging

Daylight Solutions introduces SperoTM, the world’s first commercially available laser-based infrared (IR) chemical imaging microscopy platform. [More]
Drying Textiles and Maintaining Exact Temperatures using BINDER Drying Ovens

Drying Textiles and Maintaining Exact Temperatures using BINDER Drying Ovens

The Textile Research Institute Thuringia Vogtland e.V. (TITV Greiz), a business-related research institute situated in the state of Thuringia in Germany, provides testing, consulting, research, development and continuing education services for the entire value creation chain of the textile industry. [More]