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Graphene Scanner Reveals Hidden Aspects in Works of Art and Historic Objects

Graphene Scanner Reveals Hidden Aspects in Works of Art and Historic Objects

Researchers in Europe are developing an advanced graphene based scanner that will help reveal unknown aspects of historic objects and works of art. This scanner will allow viewing of things hidden inside ancient sealed 3D objects, images hidden on canvases, over paintings and preliminary drawings. [More]
Leica Microsystems Introduces HyD SMD Universal Hybrid Photodetector for Single Molecule Detection

Leica Microsystems Introduces HyD SMD Universal Hybrid Photodetector for Single Molecule Detection

Mannheim, Germany. Leica Microsystems introduces the Leica HyD SMD universal hybrid photodetector with superior characteristics for single molecule detection (SMD), which allows precise measurement of concentration and observation of fast cellular processes. It was presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) 2014 in Washington, D.C., and will also be shown at the annual meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), in Philadelphia, PA, USA from December 6 to 10. [More]
Rigaku Publishes WDXRF Application for Semi-Quantitative Analysis of Geological Samples

Rigaku Publishes WDXRF Application for Semi-Quantitative Analysis of Geological Samples

Rigaku Corporation has published a new application report demonstrating the analysis of geological samples using the semi-quantitative method and employing wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) spectrometry. ... [More]
High-Throughput X-ray Imaging Method Studies Single Biological Particle Structure

High-Throughput X-ray Imaging Method Studies Single Biological Particle Structure

A research team from Uppsala University has developed an imaging method to study biological particle structures using X-ray lasers. They used carboxysome – a tiny cellular organelle in photosynthetic bacteria to test the method. The results showed that the technique provides an in-depth knowledge in understanding the structure of smaller organisms through 3D imaging. [More]
Linkam Launch Educational Videos Describing Thermal Microscopy and Associated Applications

Linkam Launch Educational Videos Describing Thermal Microscopy and Associated Applications

Market leaders in temperature controlled microscopy, Linkam Scientific Instruments have launched their first educational videos to help introduce users to some of the new thermal microscopy techniques and associated testing methods. [More]
Interlaced Crystal Structure Could Help Improve Thermoelectric Efficiency

Interlaced Crystal Structure Could Help Improve Thermoelectric Efficiency

Researchers have discovered an innovative form of crystalline structure that displays crystal and polycrystalline properties at the same time. The research was a joint effort between Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Vanderbilt University. [More]

Peak Scientific Showcases its Precision Range of Laboratory Gas Generators and GC Specialist Dr Ed Connor Presents his Paper at Separation Science 2014

Peak Scientific is delighted to be exhibiting its comprehensive range of GC laboratory gas generators at Separation Science Asia on 19-20 November, Biopolis, Singapore. [More]
Rigaku Announces New Method for Analyzing Lube Oils

Rigaku Announces New Method for Analyzing Lube Oils

Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. today announced a new method for analyzing lube oils that demonstrates the capabilities of the advanced, high-resolution Rigaku NEX QC+ EDXRF benchtop analyzer. The new method, presented in Rigaku Application Note #1312, describes the effective measurement of phosphorus (P), sulfur (S), calcium (Ca), and zinc (Zn) in lube oil in compliance with ASTM D6481, a standard test method for measuring lube oil, using energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometry. [More]
Faster Pesticide Analysis With Positive/Negative Switching LC-MS/MS Demonstrated By Bruker

Faster Pesticide Analysis With Positive/Negative Switching LC-MS/MS Demonstrated By Bruker

Bruker has demonstrated a faster method for pesticide analysis in food using the EVOQ Elite triple quadrupole chromatography mass spectrometer (LC-MS/MS) in multiple reaction monitoring (MRM) mode. [More]
TacticID-GP Used for Department of Defense Simulations

TacticID-GP Used for Department of Defense Simulations

B&W Tek, Inc., an advanced instrumentation company that delivers lab quality Raman spectroscopy solutions through user-friendly mobile platforms, is pleased to announce that the TaciticID-GP handheld Raman spectrometer has been very well received thus far with military users.
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