Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #21, 2020

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Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS)

“New applications of visnir spectroscopy for the prediction of soil properties” LINK

“Simultaneous determination of quality parameters in yerba mate (Ilex paraguariensis) samples by application of near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy and partial least …” LINK

“Fault detection with moving window PCA using NIRS spectra for the monitoring of anaerobic digestion process” LINK

“Control of ascorbic acid in fortified powdered soft drinks using near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) and multivariate analysis.” LINK

“Fiber Content Determination of Linen/Viscose Blends Using NIR Spectroscopy” LINK




Infrared Spectroscopy (IR) and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIR)

“ripening stages monitoring of Lamuyo pepper using a new‐generation near‐infrared spectroscopy sensor” LINK

“Modeling bending strength of oil-heat-treated wood by near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Performance Improvement of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy-Based Brain-Computer Interface Using Regularized Linear Discriminant Analysis Ensemble Classifier Based on Bootstrap Aggregating.” LINK

“Continuously measurement of the dry matter content using near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“A Rapid and Nondestructive Approach for the Classification of Different-Age Citri Reticulatae Pericarpium Using Portable Near Infrared Spectroscopy.” LINK

“Rapid identification of Lilium species and polysaccharide contents based on near infrared spectroscopy and weighted partial least square method.” LINK

“Near-infrared spectroscopy as a new method for post-harvest monitoring of white truffles” LINK

“Functional Classification of Feed Items in Pampa Grassland, Based on Their Near-Infrared Spectrum” LINK

“A Rapid and Nondestructive Approach for the Classification of Different-Age Citri Reticulatae Pericarpium Using Portable Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Rapid Prediction of Apparent Amylose, Total Starch, and Crude Protein by Near‐Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy for Foxtail Millet (Setaria italica)” LINK

“A novel CC-tSNE-SVR model for rapid determination of diesel fuel quality by near infrared spectroscopy” LINK




Raman Spectroscopy

“Differentiating cancer cells using Raman spectroscopy (Conference Presentation)” LINK




Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI)

“A deep learning based regression method on hyperspectral data for rapid prediction of cadmium residue in lettuce leaves” LINK

“Detection of fish fillet substitution and mislabeling using multimode hyperspectral imaging techniques” LINK

“Deep learning applied to hyperspectral endoscopy for online spectral classification” DOI:10.1038/s41598-020-60574-6 LINK

“Estimating leaf mercury content in Phragmites australis based on leaf hyperspectral reflectance” LINK

“A hyperspectral microscope based on a birefringent ultrastable common-path interferometer (Conference Presentation)” LINK




Chemometrics and Machine Learning

“Identification of invisible biological traces in forensic evidences by hyperspectral NIR imaging combined with chemometrics” LINK

“Sample selection, calibration and validation of models developed from a large dataset of near infrared spectra of tree leaves” Eucalyptus forage quality LINK

“Detection and Assessment of Nitrogen Effect on Cold Tolerance for Tea by Hyperspectral Reflectance with PLSR, PCR, and LM Models” LINK




Equipment for Spectroscopy

“Determination of soluble solids content in Prunus avium by Vis/NIR equipment using linear and non-linear regression methods” LINK

“Characterization of Deep Green Infection in Tobacco Leaves Using a Hand-Held Digital Light Projection Based Near-Infrared Spectrometer and an Extreme Learning …” LINK




Environment NIR-Spectroscopy Application

“An Evaluation of Citizen Science Smartphone Apps for Inland Water Quality Assessment” LINK




Agriculture NIR-Spectroscopy Usage

“Robustness of visible/near and midinfrared spectroscopic models to changes in the quantity and quality of crop residues in soil” LINK

“Complex Food Recognition using Hyper-Spectral Imagery” LINK

“Development of a compact multimodal imaging system for rapid characterisation of intrinsic optical properties of freshly excised tissue (Conference Presentation)” LINK




Horticulture NIR-Spectroscopy Applications

” The Effect of Spent Mushroom Substrate and Cow Slurry on Sugar Content and Digestibility of Alfalfa Grass Mixtures” LINK




Laboratory and NIR-Spectroscopy

“The influence analysis of reflectance anisotropy of canopy on the prediction accuracy of Cu stress based on laboratory multi-directional measurement” LINK

“UV Irradiation and Near Infrared Characterization of Laboratory Mars Soil Analog Samples: the case of Phthalic Acid, Adenosine 5′-Monophosphate, L-Glutamic Acid …” molecular biosignatures; spectroscopy; lifedetection LINK









Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #20, 2020

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Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS)

” RAPID EVALUATION OF DRY WHITE KIDNEY BEANS COOKING CHARACTERISTICS BY NEAR-INFRARED (NIR) SPECTROSCOPY” LINK

“Potential of Vis-NIR spectroscopy for detection of chilling injury in kiwifruit” LINK

“The application of NIR spectroscopy in moisture determining of vegetable seeds” LINK

“Detection and quantification of active pharmaceutical ingredients as adulterants in Garcinia cambogia slimming preparations using NIR spectroscopy combined with …” LINK

“Comparison of the Potential Abilities of Three Spectroscopy Methods: Near-Infrared, Mid-Infrared, and Molecular Fluorescence, to Predict Carotenoid, Vitamin and Fatty Acid Contents in Cow Milk ” LINK




Infrared Spectroscopy (IR) and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIR)

” Machine Learning Classification of Articular Cartilage Integrity Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“A Rapid and Nondestructive Approach for the Classification of Different-Age Citri Reticulatae Pericarpium Using Portable Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Non-destructive assessment of moisture content and modulus of rupture of sawn timber Hevea wood using near infrared spectroscopy technique” LINK

“Accurate prediction of glucose concentration and identification of major contributing features from hardly distinguishable near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Determination of in situ ruminal degradation of phytate phosphorus from single and compound feeds in dairy cows using chemical analysis and near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

” RAPID, NONDESTRUCTIVE AND SIMULTANEOUS PREDICTIONS OF SOIL CONTENT IN WULING MOUNTAIN AREA USING NEAR INFRARED …” LINK

” Multiblock PLS-DA on fecal and plasma visible-near-infrared spectra for discriminating young bulls according to their efficiency. Preliminary results” LINK

“Developing deep learning based regression approaches for determination of chemical compositions in dry black goji berries (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) using near-infrared hyperspectral …” LINK

“Near-infrared wavelength-selection method based on joint mutual information and weighted bootstrap sampling” LINK

“Rapid and simultaneous analysis of direct and indirect bilirubin indicators in serum through reagent-free visible-near-infrared spectroscopy combined with …” LINK

“Sensors, Vol. 20, Pages 1472: Fusion of Mid-Wave Infrared and Long-Wave Infrared Reflectance Spectra for Quantitative Analysis of Minerals” LINK

“Near-infrared spectroscopy as a quantitative spasticity assessment tool: A systematic review.” LINK




Raman Spectroscopy

“Surfaceenhanced Raman spectroscopy for onsite analysis: A review of recent developments” LINK




Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI)

“Comparative Study on Hyperspectral and Satellite Image for the Estimation of Chlorophyll a Concentration on Coastal Areas” LINK

“Performance of Fluorescence and Diffuse Reflectance Hyperspectral Imaging for Characterization of Lutefisk: A Traditional Norwegian Fish Dish” LINK

“Dual-camera design for hyperspectral and panchromatic imaging, using a wedge shaped liquid crystal as a spectral multiplexer” LINK




Spectral Imaging

“Functional Imaging of the Ocular Fundus Using an 8-Band Retinal Multispectral Imaging System” LINK

“Multispectral imaging for predicting the water status in mushroom during hotair dehydration” LINK




Chemometrics and Machine Learning

“Development of spectral signatures and classification using hyperspectral face recognition” LINK

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“Vibrational spectroscopy and chemometrics for quantifying key bioactive components of various plum cultivars grown in New Zealand” LINK

“ATR-MIR spectroscopy to predict commercial milk major components: A comparison between a handheld and a benchtop instrument” LINK

“Chemometrics as a Green Analytical Tool” LINK




Facts

“Systematic review of deep learning techniques in plant disease detection” LINK

“Machine learning estimators for the quantity and quality of grass swards used for silage production using drone-based imaging spectrometry and photogrammetry” LINK




Environment NIR-Spectroscopy Application

“Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 931: Optical Water Type Guided Approach to Estimate Optical Water Quality Parameters” LINK

“Estimation of total nitrogen and organic carbon contents in mine soils with NIR reflectance spectroscopy and various chemometric methods” LINK

“Improved mapping of soil heavy metals using a Vis-NIR spectroscopy index in an agricultural area of eastern China” LINK




Agriculture NIR-Spectroscopy Usage

“Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 940: Editorial for the Special Issue Estimation of Crop Phenotyping Traits using Unmanned Ground Vehicle and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Imagery”” LINK

“Predicting grain protein content of field-grown winter wheat with satellite images and partial least square algorithm.” LINK

“The development of models to predict the nutritional value of feedstuffs and feed mixture using NIRS” LINK

“Permafrost soil complexity evaluated by laboratory imaging Vis‐NIR spectroscopy” LINK

“Agriculture, Vol. 10, Pages 164: Chemical Variation and Implications on Repellency Activity of Tephrosia vogelii (Hook f.) Essential Oils Against Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky” LINK

“The Use of Multi-temporal Spectral Information to Improve the Classification of Agricultural Crops in Landscapes” LINK




Horticulture NIR-Spectroscopy Applications

“Recent advances in imaging techniques for bruise detection in fruits and vegetables” LINK




Food & Feed Industry NIR Usage

“Beef Nutritional Quality Testing and Food Packaging” LINK

“Foods, Vol. 9, Pages 619: Evaluation of the Physicochemical and Sensory Characteristics of Different Fig Cultivars for the Fresh Fruit Market” LINK




Laboratory and NIR-Spectroscopy

“Laboratory-Scale Preparation and Characterization of Dried Extract of Muirapuama (Ptychopetalumolacoides Benth) by Green Analytical Techniques” LINK




Other

“Sony releases industrial SWIR sensors with 5m pixels” LINK





Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #18, 2020

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Infrared Spectroscopy (IR) and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIR)

“Near-infrared spectroscopy as a new method for post-harvest monitoring of white truffles” LINK

“Fiber Content Determination of Linen/Viscose Blends Using NIR Spectroscopy” LINK

” RAPID EVALUATION OF DRY WHITE KIDNEY BEANS COOKING CHARACTERISTICS BY NEAR-INFRARED (NIR) SPECTROSCOPY” LINK



“Functional Classification of Feed Items in Pampa Grassland, Based on Their Near-Infrared Spectrum” LINK

“A Rapid and Nondestructive Approach for the Classification of Different-Age Citri Reticulatae Pericarpium Using Portable Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Rapid Prediction of Apparent Amylose, Total Starch, and Crude Protein by Near‐Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy for Foxtail Millet (Setaria italica)” LINK

“A novel CC-tSNE-SVR model for rapid determination of diesel fuel quality by near infrared spectroscopy” LINK

” Machine Learning Classification of Articular Cartilage Integrity Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Determination of in situ ruminal degradation of phytate phosphorus from single and compound feeds in dairy cows using chemical analysis and near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Non-destructive assessment of moisture content and modulus of rupture of sawn timber Hevea wood using near infrared spectroscopy technique” LINK

” Multiblock PLS-DA on fecal and plasma visible-near-infrared spectra for discriminating young bulls according to their efficiency. Preliminary results” LINK

” RAPID, NONDESTRUCTIVE AND SIMULTANEOUS PREDICTIONS OF SOIL CONTENT IN WULING MOUNTAIN AREA USING NEAR INFRARED …” LINK

“Accurate prediction of glucose concentration and identification of major contributing features from hardly distinguishable near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK




Raman Spectroscopy

“Differentiating cancer cells using Raman spectroscopy (Conference Presentation)” LINK

“Surfaceenhanced Raman spectroscopy for onsite analysis: A review of recent developments” LINK




Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI)

“Estimating leaf mercury content in Phragmites australis based on leaf hyperspectral reflectance” LINK

“Detection and identification of Cannabis sativa L. using near infrared hyperspectral imaging and machine learning methods. A feasibility study.” LINK

“A hyperspectral microscope based on a birefringent ultrastable common-path interferometer (Conference Presentation)” LINK

“Performance of Fluorescence and Diffuse Reflectance Hyperspectral Imaging for Characterization of Lutefisk: A Traditional Norwegian Fish Dish” LINK




Spectral Imaging

“Multispectral imaging for predicting the water status in mushroom during hotair dehydration” LINK




Chemometrics and Machine Learning

“Identification of invisible biological traces in forensic evidences by hyperspectral NIR imaging combined with chemometrics” LINK

“Sample selection, calibration and validation of models developed from a large dataset of near infrared spectra of tree leaves” Eucalyptus forage quality LINK

“Detection and Assessment of Nitrogen Effect on Cold Tolerance for Tea by Hyperspectral Reflectance with PLSR, PCR, and LM Models” LINK

“Vibrational spectroscopy and chemometrics for quantifying key bioactive components of various plum cultivars grown in New Zealand” LINK




Environment NIR-Spectroscopy Application

“Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 931: Optical Water Type Guided Approach to Estimate Optical Water Quality Parameters” LINK

“Estimation of total nitrogen and organic carbon contents in mine soils with NIR reflectance spectroscopy and various chemometric methods” LINK




Agriculture NIR-Spectroscopy Usage

“Development of a compact multimodal imaging system for rapid characterisation of intrinsic optical properties of freshly excised tissue (Conference Presentation)” LINK

“Complex Food Recognition using Hyper-Spectral Imagery” LINK

“Predicting grain protein content of field-grown winter wheat with satellite images and partial least square algorithm.” LINK

“Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 940: Editorial for the Special Issue Estimation of Crop Phenotyping Traits using Unmanned Ground Vehicle and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Imagery”” LINK

“The development of models to predict the nutritional value of feedstuffs and feed mixture using NIRS” LINK

“Permafrost soil complexity evaluated by laboratory imaging Vis‐NIR spectroscopy” LINK




Food & Feed Industry NIR Usage

“Beef Nutritional Quality Testing and Food Packaging” LINK




Laboratory and NIR-Spectroscopy

“UV Irradiation and Near Infrared Characterization of Laboratory Mars Soil Analog Samples: the case of Phthalic Acid, Adenosine 5′-Monophosphate, L-Glutamic Acid …” molecular biosignatures; spectroscopy; lifedetection LINK





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Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS)

“Authentication of Iberian pork official quality categories using a portable near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) instrument” meat pig LINK

“NIR SPECTROSCOPY METHOD FOR FATTY ACID CONTENT OF OILSEEDS” LINK

“Proximate composition determination in goat cheese whey by near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS).” LINK

“Soil Organic Carbon Prediction by Vis-NIR Spectroscopy: Case Study the Kur-Aras Plain, Azerbaijan” LINK

“Near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) data analysis for a rapid and simultaneous prediction of feed nutritive parameters.” LINK




Infrared Spectroscopy (IR) and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIR)

“Identification of human brown/beige adipose tissue using near-infrared time-resolved spectroscopy” LINK

“Visible near infrared reflectance molecular chemical imaging of human ex vivo carcinomas and murine in vivo carcinomas” LINK

“Data analysis on near infrared spectroscopy as a part of technology adoption for cocoa farmer in Aceh Province, Indonesia.” LINK

“Sensor Development for Soil-Property Detection Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Classifying maize kernels naturally infected by fungi using near-infrared hyperspectral imaging” LINK

“Estimating Soil Arsenic Content with Visible and Near-Infrared Hyperspectral Reflectance” LINK




Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI)

“Novel Deep-Learning-Based Spatial-Spectral Feature Extraction For Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Applications” LINK

“Estimation of grapevine predawn leaf water potential based on hyperspectral reflectance data in Douro wine region” LINK




Chemometrics and Machine Learning

“Classification Modeling Method for Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of Tobacco Based on Multimodal Convolution Neural Networks.” LINK

“Analysis of the Influence of Substrate Formulations on the Bioactive Chemical Profile of Lingzhi or Reishi Medicinal Mushroom, Ganoderma lucidum (Agaricomycetes) by Conventional and Chemometrics Methods.” LINK

“Use of precision farming practices and crop modelling for enhancing water and phosphorus efficiency” LINK

“A chemometric strategy to evaluate the comparability of PLS models obtained from quartz cuvettes and disposable glass vials in the determination of extra virgin olive …” LINK




Research on Spectroscopy

Classical Least Squares Method for Quantitative Spectral Analysis with Python LINK

“Method for Quantitative Broadband Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy of Tumor-Like Inclusions” LINK




Process Control and NIR Sensors

“Monitoring composting process of olive oil solid waste using FT-NIR spectroscopy” LINK

“Monitoring of CO2 Absorption Solvent in Natural Gas Process Using Fourier Transform Near-Infrared Spectrometry.” LINK




Agriculture NIR-Spectroscopy Usage

“Development of sugarcane and trash identification system in sugar production using hyperspectral imaging” LINK

“Smart Agriculture: The Age of Drones in Agriculture” LINK

“Estimation of Crop Growth Parameters Using UAV-Based Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Data” LINK

“Hyperspectral imaging in assessing the condition of plants: strengths and weaknesses” LINK

“Detection and identification of fungal growth on freeze-dried Agaricus bisporus using spectrum and olfactory sensor.” LINK

“Effect of strain and nutritional density of the diet on the water-protein ratio, fat and collagen levels in the breast and legs of broilers slaughtered at different …” LINK

“Detecting Bruise Damage and Level of Severity IN APPLES USING A CONTACTLESS NIR SPECTROMETER” LINK

“Estimation of the Yield and Plant Height of Winter Wheat Using UAV-Based Hyperspectral Images” LINK

“Non-destructive estimation of winter wheat leaf moisture content using near-ground hyperspectral imaging technology” LINK




Food & Feed and Beverage Industry NIR Usage

“Chemometric tools for food fraud detection: the role of target class in non-targeted analysis” LINK

“Utilization of text mining as a big data analysis tool for food science and nutrition” LINK





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Knowledge
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Computation
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Development and Usage
Development of a Calibration
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of Chemometrician* using a Chemometric Software (click and wait) and applying it’s knowledge
Usage of a Calibration
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€60 in second year
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very high initial costs
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constant CM services
risk of Employee Turnover
global knowledge
risk of only use personal knowledge
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difficult to calculate variable cost on demand plus Chemometrician* Recruitment needed
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calibration prediction performance
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