Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #44, 2018


AI-driven Machine Learning for NIR-Spectroscopy as a Service. LINK

Automated : data cleaning, data transformation, method selection, outlier removing, parameter tuning, model selection, report generation => Making NIRS Spectroscopy easier (2018.09.25) LINK

We are a start-up that has trained an AI to optimize prediction models for NIR Spectroscopy. LINK

NIR-Predictor does : NIR scan spectral data -> pre-treatment -> multivariate-analysis -> quantitative prediction results LINK

NIR Machine Learning as a Service, a Game Changer for Productivity and Accuracy/Precision! ( NIRS Spectroscopy AI MLaaS ) (2018.10.15) LINK

Near Infrared (NIR) Analysis Software, work smart with all NIR Spectrometers for quantitative sensing & detection. | AnalyticalChemistry LabManger Chemical Analysis Equipment ChemicalAnalysis Analytical Instruments Laboratory LabEquipment (2018.10.12) LINK

New : FREE NIR Predictor Software, drag&drop spectral data to plug&play calibrations, for any NIRS Analysis sensor type. | Chemometrics Prediction (2018.10.20) LINK

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Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 43, 2018 | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie analyse Spektral Spektrometer Sensor LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 43, 2018 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria analisi Spettrale Spettrometro Sensore LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 43, 2018 | NIRS Spectroscopy Chemometrics Analysis Spectral Spectrometer Sensors LINK


“Quantification of sterols and fatty acids of extra virgin olive oils by FT-NIR spectroscopy and multivariate statistical analyses” FTNIR LINK

“Rapid identification of geographical origins and determination of polysaccharides contents in Ganoderma lucidum based on near infrared spectroscopy and chemometrics” LINK

“Heterospectral two-dimensional correlation analysis with near-infrared hyperspectral imaging for monitoring oxidative damage of pork myofibrils during frozen storage.” LINK

“Non-targeted NIR spectroscopy and SIMCA classification for commercial milk powder authentication: A study using eleven potential adulterants” LINK

“Infrared spectroscopy and chemometrics to evaluate paper variability in document dating” LINK

“Chemometric approach for discriminating tobacco trademarks by near infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Phenomic Selection Is a Low-Cost and High-Throughput Method Based on Indirect Predictions: Proof of Concept on Wheat and Poplar.” LINK

New article: Infrared spectroscopy and chemometrics to evaluate paper variability in document dating | forensics infrared chemometrics LINK

“Determination of sulfur dioxide content in osmotically dehydrated papaya and its classification by near infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Chemometric models for quantification of carbamazepine anhydrous and dihydrate forms in the formulation” calorimetry thermogravimetric |(18)30623-3/fulltext LINK

Near Infrared

“Visible+ Near Infrared Spectroscopy as taxonomic tool for identifying birch species” NIRS LINK

“Comparison of Quality Characteristics of Sesame Oil and Blend Oil by Using Component Analysis and NIR Spectroscopy” NIRS LINK

“Comparison of volumetric and FT-NIR method on iodine value of RBDPO and stearin” FTNIR LINK

“Banknote analysis by portable near infrared spectroscopy” NIRS Documentoscopy LINK

“Near Infrared Spectroscopic Evaluation of Ligament and Tendon Biomechanical Properties.” NIRS LINK

“Application of feedforward control strategy based on spectra of raw materials to optimize alcohol extraction process of Panax notoginseng” NIRS LINK

“Blending and Characterization of Pharmaceutical Powders” NIRS Raman LINK

“NIR inspection of each tablet that exits a tablet press – European Pharmaceutical Review” LINK

New article: Activated sludge settling analysis using a near infrared optoelectronic device: overview and application to wastewater treatment | NIR nearinfrared wastewater LINK

“Study of the Influence of Different Yeast Strains on Red Wine Fermentation with NIR Spectroscopy and Principal Component Analysis” LINK

“Machine-learning-based quantitative estimation of soil organic carbon content by VIS/NIR spectroscopy.” LINK


“Integrable Near-Infrared Photodetectors Based on Hybrid Erbium/Silicon Junctions” LINK

“Non-destructive evaluation of wood stiffness and fiber coarseness, derived from SilviScan data, via near infrared hyperspectral imaging” LINK

“Application of fractional-order derivative in the quantitative estimation of soil organic matter content through visible and near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“A Rapid and Simple Quantitative Method for the Active Ingredients of Aescin in the Extraction Process Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK


“Development of Quantitative Analysis Techniques for Saccharification Reactions Using Raman Spectroscopy” LINK


“AI and NMR spectroscopy determine configuration of atoms in minutes” LINK

“Using fieldable spectrometers and chemometric methods to determine RON of gasoline from petrol stations: A comparison of low-field 1H NMR MHz, handheld RAMAN and benchtop NIR” LINK


“Avalanche-Photodioden für den NIR-Wellenlängenbereich” LIDAR LINK


“A Multivariate Control Chart Approach for Calibration Transfer between NIR Spectrometers for Simultaneous Determination of Rifampicin and Isoniazid in Pharmaceutical Formulation.” LINK

“Rapid detection of the component contents in caryophylli flos by a handheld near infrared spectrometer based on digital light processing technology” LINK

Process Control

“Monitoring batch processes with dynamic time warping and k-nearest neighbours” LINK


“Detection of adulteration in milk: A review” LINK

“Near-infrared spectroscopy for determination of soil organic C, microbial biomass C and C and N fractions in a heterogeneous sample of German arable surface soils” LINK

Food & Feed

“Application of visible/near infrared spectroscopy to quality control of fresh fruits and vegetables in largeâ scale mass distribution channels: a preliminary test on carrots and tomatoes” LINK

“Inspektion und Dichtheitsprüfung von Pharmaprodukten – Pharma + Food online” LINK


“Process analytical technologies and injectable drug products: is there a future?” PAT LINK


“Characterization of the optical properties of color pastes for the design of optical phantoms mimicking biological tissue” oximeters LINK


“New post-harvest aproach for high quality fresh ‘Medjhool’ date” LINK


“Morphological and biochemical characterization of elite genotypes of linseed” LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #40, 2018

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NIR Machine Learning as a Service, a Game Changer for Productivity and Accuracy/Precision! ( NIRS Spectroscopy AI MLaaS ) LINK

New : FREE NIR Predictor Software, drag&drop spectral data to plug&play calibrations, for any NIRS Analysis sensor type. | Chemometrics Prediction LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 39, 2018 | NIRS NIR Spectroscopy Chemometrics analysis Spectral Spectrometer Sensors quality control laboratories LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich, KW 39 2018 | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie analyse Spektral Spektrometer Sensor LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 39, 2018 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria analisi Spettrale Spettrometro Sensore LINK


“Development and validation of near-infrared spectroscopy for the prediction of forage quality parameters in Lolium multiflorum.” LINK

“Determination of pesticides in flour substrate by chemometric methods using terahertz spectroscopy” LINK

“Accuracy of Predicting the Moisture Content of Three Types of Wood Sections Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Soil fertility assessment by Vis-NIR spectroscopy: Predicting soil functioning rather than availability indices” LINK

Near Infrared

“Discrimination of Chili Powder Origin Using Inductively Coupled Plasma–Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS), Inductively Coupled Plasma–Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES), and Near Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopy” LINK

“A digitalization strategy for quality control in food industry based on Artificial Intelligence techniques” NIRS Sensory LINK

“MicaSense releases new sensor Altum and introduces sensors powered by DJI – Geospatial World (press release) (blog)” NIR LINK

“Identification of Hybrid Okra Seeds Based on Near-Infrared Hyperspectral Imaging Technology” LINK

“Tensile deformation of polyamide (PA) 6 probed by rheo-optical near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy” LINK

“Fourier transform near-infrared and mid-infrared spectroscopy as efficient tools for rapid screening of deoxynivalenol contamination in wheat bran.” LINK

“The application of FT‐NIRS for the detection of bruises and the prediction of rot susceptibility of ‘Hass’ avocado fruit” FTNIRS LINK

“The potential of near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) to trace apple origin: Study on different cultivars and orchard elevations” fruits LINK


“Recent advancement in near infrared spectroscopy and hyperspectral imaging techniques for quality and safety assessment of agricultural and food products in the …” LINK


“Effect of knots and holes on the modulus of elasticity prediction and mapping of sugi (Cryptomeria japonica) veneer using near-infrared hyperspectral imaging (NIR-HSI)” LINK

“Determination of Total Polysaccharides and Total Flavonoids in Chrysanthemum morifolium Using Near-Infrared Hyperspectral Imaging and Multivariate Analysis.” LINK


“The common quantitative model for the determination of multiple near infrared spectrometers” LINK


“The inversion of nitrogen balance index in typical growth period of soybean based on high definition digital image and hyperspectral data on unmanned aerial vehicles” LINK

Food & Feed

“Nitrogen Distribution Analysis for All Seeds of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) Using Single-Seed near Infrared Spectroscopy” foodsecurity foodsafety LINK


“Outlook on optical identification of micro- and nanoplastics in aquatic environments.” LINK


“The Potential of the Quick Detection of Selectins Using Raman Spectroscopy to Discriminate Lung Cancer Patients from Healthy Subjects” LINK


“Non-invasive monitoring of blood glucose using optical methods for skin spectroscopy-opportunities and recent advances.” LINK


This reads like a noir SciFi Thriller LINK

” 红松仁脂肪的近红外光谱定量检测 Quantitative detection of fat in peeled Korean pine seeds using near infra-red spectroscopy” LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #34, 2018


New : FREE NIR Predictor Software, drag&drop spectral data to plug&play calibrations, for any NIRS Analysis sensor type. | Chemometrics Prediction LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 33, 2018 | NIRS Spectroscopy Chemometrics analysis Spectral Spectrometer Sensors LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 33, 2018 | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie analyse Spektral Spektrometer Sensor LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 33, 2018 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria analisi Spettrale Spettrometro Sensore LINK

We updated the Near Infrared (NIR) Spectrometer Directory of Suppliers / Manufacturers / Vendors. The list includes now also mobile miniature NIR spectrometer sensors. | NIRS NIR FTNIR NIT NearInfrared MEMS Spectral Sensor IoT LINK


“Enhancing near infrared spectroscopy models to identify omega-3 fish oils used in the nutraceutical industry by means of calibration range extension” omega3 LINK

“Near infrared spectroscopy coupled with chemometric algorithms for predicting chemical components in black goji berries (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.)” LINK

“Towards innovation in paper dating: a MicroNIR analytical platform and chemometrics” nondestructive diagnostic forensic LINK

“Least-squares support vector machine and successive projection algorithm for quantitative analysis of cotton-polyester textile by near infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Direct calibration transfer to principal components via canonical correlation analysis” NIRS corn tobacco LINK

“Collaborative representation based classifier with partial least squares regression for the classification of spectral data” LINK

Near Infrared

“Rapid and non-destructive discrimination of special-grade flat green tea using Near-infrared spectroscopy.” LINK

“HOW DID SCIENTISTS DISCOVER WATER ON THE SURFACE OF THE MOON? …. used near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) to find surface water at the moon’s polar regions. …. electromagnetic spectrum, from about 700 to 2,500 manometers.” LINK


“DSC, FTIR and Raman Spectroscopy Coupled with Multivariate Analysis in a Study of Co-Crystals of Pharmaceutical Interest” LINK


“Calibration transfer of near infrared spectrometers for the assessment of plasma ethanol precipitation process” LINK


“ILS: An R package for statistical analysis in Interlaboratory Studies” | outliers ANOVA LINK


“Spectral Identification of Disease in Weeds Using Multilayer Perceptron with Automatic Relevance Determination” LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #32, 2018

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“Quantification of active ingredients in Potentilla tormentilla by Raman and infrared spectroscopy.” LINK

“Selecting the Best Machine Learning Algorithm for Your Regression Problem” LINK

New Release via OSA_Optica: Machine Learning Technique Reconstructs Images Passing through a Multimode Fiber. “The new method showed remarkable robustness against environmental instabilities even over long fibers.” Read More: LINK

“Building Reliable Machine Learning Models with Cross-validation” LINK

“Assessing the capability of Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy in tandem with chemometric analysis for predicting poultry meat spoilage” LINK

“Rapid identification and quantification of Panax notoginseng with its adulterants by near infrared spectroscopy combined with chemometrics.” Adulteration LINK

“Quantitative analysis modeling of infrared spectroscopy based on ensemble convolutional neural networks” LINK

“Machine Learning Applied to Near-Infrared Spectra for Chicken Meat Classification” LINK

“Rapid detection of three quality parameters and classification of wine based on Vis-NIR spectroscopy with wavelength selection by ACO and CARS algorithms.” LINK

Near Infrared

“Single-trial NIRS data classification for brain-computer interfaces using graph signal processing.” LINK

“Non-destructive prediction of protein content in wheat using NIRS.” Nondestructive LINK

“Fast authentication of tea tree oil through spectroscopy.” NIRS AnalyticalChemistry LINK

“Real time release testing of tablet content and content uniformity.” | Pharma dosage QualityByDesign QbD NIRS LINK

“Physical Barrier Type Abuse-Deterrent Formulations: Monitoring Sintering-Induced Microstructural Changes in Polyethylene Oxide Placebo Tablets by Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS).” LINK

“Rapid Authentication and Quality Evaluation of Cinnamomum verum Powder Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Multivariate Analyses.” LINK


“New study first to demonstrate a chip-scale broadband optical system that can sense molecules in the mid-infrared” LINK


“An improved method based on a new wavelet transform for overlapped peak detection on spectrum obtained by portable Raman system” LINK


“A small team of student AI coders beats Google’s machine-learning code” LINK

“Machine Learning Technique Reconstructs Images Passing through a Multimode Fiber” LINK


“Are your spectroscopic data FAIR?” – FAIR stands for Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable. – IUPAC JCAMP-DX 6.0 is coming…. – spectroscopy LINK

Process Control

The key concept of sampling errors – the Theory of Sampling (TOS) – is applied in key industrial sectors (mining, minerals, cement and metals processing). LINK


“Canopy Hyperspectral Sensing of Paddy Fields at the Booting Stage and PLS Regression can Assess Grain Yield” LINK

“Agricultural Applications of Spectroscopy – The basic principle of spectroscopy involves dissecting the light of a specific object into various wavelengths that represent different physical properties of the object, some of which include temperature..” LINK


“ILS: An R package for statistical analysis in Interlaboratory Studies” LINK


Near Infrared (NIR) Analysis Software, work smart with all NIR Spectrometers for quantitative sensing & detection. | AnalyticalChemistry LabManger Chemical Analysis Equipment ChemicalAnalysis Analytical Instruments Laboratory LabEquipment LINK

New : FREE NIR Predictor Software, drag&drop spectral data to plug&play calibrations, for any NIRS Analysis sensor type. | Chemometrics Prediction LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News #01-#10 2018


Check out Applied Spectroscopy’s special issue on chemometrics! (2018.03.10) LINK

“Development and Validation of a New Methodology to Assess the Vineyard Water Status by On-the-Go Near Infrared Spe… (2018.02.27) LINK

“Outliers, Part II: Pitfalls in Detecting Outliers” (2018.02.22) LINK

Identification of ground meat species using near-infrared spectroscopy and class modeling techniques – Aspects o… (2018.01.31) LINK

“Combining Broadband Spectra and MachineLearning to Derive Material Properties” – Steve Buckley (2018.01.31) LINK

Near Infrared

“Near-Infrared Spectroscopic Study of Chlorite Minerals” (2018.02.27) LINK

“Comparison of Methods for Estimating Mechanical Properties of Wood by NIR Spectroscopy” | NIRS (2018.02.25) LINK

“Verification of Pharmaceutical Raw Materials Using FT-NIR Spectroscopy” | FTNIR (2018.02.19) LINK

“The scanner claims to help stylists determine natural hair color & health through the use of near-infrared and vi… (2018.02.05) LINK

Near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) calibrations for assessment of oil, phenols, glucosinolates and fat… (2018.02.02) LINK

This is how I choose avocados for dinner – see a video of our new VNIR hyperspectral sensor demo in action! https://t.… (2018.02.02) LINK!

Near infrared chemical analysis technique is a small piece of a big cake a large part of study known as spectroscopy.… (2018.01.09) LINK!

mRMR-based wavelength selection for NIRS quantitative detection of Chinese yellow wine (2018.01.09) LINK

Saturn’s north polar hexagon in near-infrared, February 13 2017. Processed using data – (2018.01.08) LINK!


Research on the Effects of Drying Temperature on Nitrogen Detection of Different Soil Types by Near Infrared… (2018.02.02) LINK

Application of Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy for Rapid and Non-Destructive Discrimination of Hulled Barl… (2018.01.09) LINK


Press Release – Imec demonstrates Shortwave Infrared (SWIR) range hyperspectral imaging camera | http… (2018.02.02) LINK


A micro-spectrometer fit for a smartphone: Could the power to measure things like CO2, food freshness, and blood su… (2018.02.25) LINK

TactiScan – unforeseen safety, efficiency and accuracy for detecting illicit narcotics. Visit TactiScan’s website for… (2018.02.22) LINK!

Ocean Optics () partners with Pyreos () on mid-IR spectroscopy solutions; laserfocusworld; see… (2018.02.08) LINK!

Ibsen ( ) Launches new Compact Spectrometer with Improved Resolution and 4096 Pixels (2018.02.02) LINK

Light Sensors: The Absorption Spectrometer, LIDAR, and Thermal Cameras on Display at CES 2018 (2018.02.02) LINK

more PIXELS … “Spectroscopy: The full spectrum” (2018.02.02) LINK

Process Control

Development of NIR-Spectroscopy-based Process Monitoring Methodology for Pharmaceutical Continuous Manufacturing … (2017.08.18) LINK


Nonlinear Regression with High-Dimensional Space Mapping for Blood Component Spectral Quantitative Analysis (2018.02.02) LINK


Where Agriculture and Blockchain Could Meet (2018.02.02) LINK

Food & Feed

Rapid Determination of Active Compounds and Antioxidant Activity of Okra Seeds Using Fourier Transform Near Infrare… (2018.03.03) LINK

Fascinating read: Using spectroscopy to detect if milk is really grass-fed. One way to validate NZ’s high-value food? The bes… (2018.02.08) LINK!

“How To Detect Coffee Fraud By Quantifying Robusta In Arabica Coffee Blends” – (2018.02.08) LINK

Measuring protein in semolina flour and durum wheat using Near Infrared Spectroscopy – Near Infrared Spectroscopy m… (2018.01.09) LINK


“Near-infrared spectroscopy detects age-related differences in skeletal muscle oxidative function: promising imp… (2018.02.08) LINK


These are the best countries and cities for attracting and developing talent | work (2018.02.14) LINK

ESA’s first launch of 2018 goes up tomorrow from China – it’s only the size of a cereal box but equipped with micro-propulsio… (2018.02.02) LINK!

Hi, I’m a chemistry prof who loves over-the-top makeup. I’m teaching spectroscopy today, so seemed appropriate. Colors… (2018.02.02) LINK!

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 2018: #44-52, 2017


Understanding the molecular interaction in solutions by chemometric resolution of near−infrared spectra… (2017.12.20) LINK

Application of near-infrared spectroscopy combined with chemometrics for online monitoring of Moluodan… (2017.12.05) LINK

“Assessment of mefenamic acid polymorphs in commercial tablets using chemometric coupled to MIR and NIR… (2017.12.05) LINK

“Multiproduct, Multicomponent and Multivariate Calibration: a Case Study by Using Vis-NIR Spectroscopy” (2017.12.05) LINK

Traceability of Active Compounds of Essential Oils in Antimicrobial Food Packaging Using a Chemometric Method by AT… (2017.11.21) LINK

Visualization of hydrolysis in polylactide using near-infrared hyperspectral imaging and chemometrics (2017.11.06) LINK

Clever chemometrics catches funny honey cheats (2017.11.06) LINK

Quantification of soil Properties with Hyperspectral Data. : Selecting Spectral Variables (2017.11.06) LINK

Linear Multi-Task Learning for Predicting Soil Properties Using Field spectroscopy (2017.11.06) LINK

Near Infrared

“Near infrared reflectance spectroscopy NIRS to predict fecal indigestible neutral detergent fiber for dairy cows” |(17)31149-9/fulltext (2017.12.30) LINK

New post: NIR imaging helps improve seed QC (2017.12.30) LINK

“Robust new NIRS coupled with multivariate methods for the detection and quantification of tallow… (2017.12.24) LINK

Global Process Spectroscopy Market (2017-2023): Growing Demand For NIR Spectroscopy – Research and Markets (2017.12.11) LINK

The combination of NIR spectroscopy and HPLC chromatography for differentiating lotus seed cultivars and… (2017.11.29) LINK

Fast, Low-Cost and Non-Destructive Physico-Chemical Analysis of Virgin Olive Oils Using NIR Reflectance Spectroscopy (2017.11.17) LINK

Near infrared signature of opal and chalcedony as a proxy for their structure and formation conditions /papers/ejm/detail/29/87623/Near_infrared_signature_of_opal_and_chalcedony_as_a_proxy_for_their_structure_and_formation_conditions (2017.11.06) LINK

NIR technology enables precise sorting in fractions of a second (2017.11.06) LINK

“Theoretical and technical advancements of near-infrared spectroscopy and its operational impact in industry” (2017.10.25) LINK

Quantum mechanically calculated NIR spectra of fatty acids | NIRS fattyacids (2017.10.25) LINK


“Discrimination of CRISPR/Cas9-induced mutants of rice seeds using near-infrared hyperspectral imaging.”… (2017.11.23) LINK

Protein content prediction in single wheat kernels using hyperspectral imaging. | HSI… (2017.11.17) LINK

NIR hyperspectral imaging with multivariate analysis for measurement of oil and protein contents in peanut varieties (2017.11.06) LINK

Spectral Imaging

“Color and Spectral Imaging with Smartphones – current and future developments” (2017.12.20) LINK


“Global $6.4 Billion Molecular Spectroscopy Market to 2024″ – BusinessWire | Spectroscopy (2017.11.21) LINK


Specim launched SPECIM IQ, the world’s first mobile hyperspectral camera that allows you to analyze material samples an… (2017.12.05) LINK!

Wireless Handheld Spectrometer Transmits Data to Smartphone (2017.11.09) LINK

“Infrared spectrometers: NIR and MIR compared” | Infrared spectrometer (2017.10.19) LINK


Another infographic to illustrate an answer to the questions: What is DataScience in the context of BigData DataMining… (2017.12.30) LINK!

Vis-NIR Spectroscopy and PLS Regression with Waveband Selection for Estimating the Total C and N of Paddy Soils in.. (2017.11.06) LINK


Near-Infrared Spectrum Detection of Wheat Gluten Protein Content Based on a Combined Filtering Method. (2017.12.30) LINK

Non-destructive technique for determining the viability of soybean (Glycine max) seeds using FT-NIR spectroscopy. (2017.10.20) LINK

Mid- and near-IR spectroscopy diagnostic tools developed under EU project (2017.10.19) LINK

“Supercontinuum Lasers Lead to Better Bread and Beer” | barley grains beta-glucan seed sorting (2017.10.19) LINK

Fluorescence and Reflectance Sensor Comparison in Winter Wheat (2017.10.03) LINK

Food & Feed

“Food Safety for the 21st Century” | FSMA spectroscopy blockchain (2017.10.19) LINK


Das KI-basierte Unternehmen wird Realität – Schnelle Materialanalyse auf dem Smartphone (2017.11.21) LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #31-37, 2017

Near Infrared

Rancidity Estimation of Perilla Seed Oil by Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy & Multivariate Analysis Techniques LINK

Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy to Analyze Meat in Live Animals LINK

“Near-infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) Equipment Market Analysis with Inputs from Industry Experts 2017 to 2022″ LINK

NIRS Process Monitoring Methodology for Pharmaceutical Continuous Manufacturing using a Offline Calibration Approach LINK

Near infrared system coupled chemometric algorithms for enumeration of total fungi count in cocoa beans | NIRS LINK

Prediction of Cortisol & Progesterone Concentrations in Cow Hair Using Near-Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy NIRS LINK

“Near-infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) Equipment Market is Expected to Grow 12 % CAGR till 2022″ LINK

Determination of Spatially Resolved Tablet Density and Hardness Using Near-Infrared Chemical Imaging (NIR-CI) LINK

Prediction of Lignin Content in Different Parts of Sugarcane Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIR), … LINK


Evolution of Machine Learning – Infographics MachineLearning AI LINK

Quantification of the contents in biojet fuel blends using near infrared spectroscopy and multivariate calibration LINK

“Calibration model to predict nitrogen content in single seeds of cowpea using NIRS” LINK

Classification of Ciprofloxacin Tablets Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Chemometric Modeling | NIRS LINK


Updated : NIR-Spectrometer vendor overview list NIRS Spectrometer Spectroscopy Sensors Spektrometer LINK

PerkinElmer Launches Spectrum Two™ N FT-NIR System | NIRS FTNIR spectrometer LINK


Discrimination of Transgenic Maize Kernel Using NIR Hyperspectral Imaging and Multivariate DataAnalysis | HSI LINK

Process Control

Development of NIR-Spectroscopy-based Process Monitoring Methodology for Pharmaceutical Continuous Manufacturing … LINK

Food & Feed

Application of Visible/Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in the Prediction of Azodicarbonamide in Wheat Flour LINK


Nondestructive Technique for Determining the Viability of Soybean (Glycine max) Seeds Using FT-NIR Spectroscopy. LINK


Android Tricorder: Google übernimmt Startup, das Körperwerte mit dem Smartphone messen kann LINK


Some of our favorite postcards from our journeys at Saturn, now available in a free, downloadable e-book: LINK!


Spectroscopic ‘science camera’ system for smartphones LINK
Using Deep Neural Networks to Automate Large Scale Statistical Analysis for Big Data Applications. LINK


Echo Geoff’s sentiment no tool is eternal, even backprop or deeplearning. V. important to continue basic research. https://t.… LINK!

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #25-30, 2017


“New insights in forensic chemistry: NIR/Chemometrics analysis of toners for QD examination” | NIRS LINK

“Common Mistakes in Cross-Validating Classification Models” LINK

Determination of cannabinoids in hemp nut products in Taiwan by HPLC-MS/MS coupled with chemometric analysis LINK

Prediction of local and global tomato texture and quality by FT-NIR spectroscopy and chemometric | penetrometry LINK

Quantification of the contents in biojet fuel blends using near infrared spectroscopy and multivariate calibration LINK

Statistical Aspects of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy for the Characterization of Errors and ModelBuilding LINK

Development of a Direct Spectrophotometric and Chemometric Method for Determining Food Dye Concentrations LINK

Evaluation of chemometric methodologies for the classification of Coffea canephora cultivars v/ FT-NIR spectroscopy LINK

Investigation of Pre-Processing, Wavelength Selection, & Regression Methods on NIRS Calibration Model Performance LINK

Grading of Chinese Cantonese Sausage Using Hyperspectral Imaging Combined with Chemometric Methods LINK

Near Infrared

“Designing a calibration set in spectral space for efficient development of an NIR method for tablet analysis” | NIRS LINK

“At-line prediction of mineral composition of fresh cheeses using near-infrared technologies” |(17)30598-2/fulltext?utm_source=twitter.com/CalibModel NIRS LINK

VBaeten showing just how different the same wheat flours look spectrally over 19 NIR instruments icnirs2017 LINK!

Project to create NIR packaging alternatives. plastic recycling NIRS LINK

Handheld NIR Engine The i-Spec Nano compact, from B&W Tek Inc. | NIRS spectrometer LINK

Trend Expected to Guide Near-infrared Spectroscopy Market from 2016-2021 : Growth Analysis by Manufacturers … LINK

Review of the Principles and Applications of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy to Characterize Meat, Fat, and MeatProducts LINK

Viavi Introduces the MicroNIR™ Transmission Fixture for Precision Material Analysis | MaterialAnalysis NIRS LINK

Flavonoid and Antioxidant Capacity of Propolis Prediction Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy | NIRS Antioxidant LINK

. Animal Nutrition collaborate with Consumer Physics | AnimalNutrition NIRS spectrometer LINK


“Application of NIR hyperspectral imaging to discriminate different geographical origins of Chinese wolfberries.” LINK


“Essential CheatSheets for MachineLearning and DeepLearning Engineers” LINK


Optimising analysis in the lab with modern instruments & high-performance software partnering LINK!


Identifying Pharmaceutical Raw Materials with Pattern Recognition and MicroNIR™ Spectroscopy w/ … LINK!


Discr. forchlorfenuron-treated kiwifruits with portable spectrometer & Vis/NIR diffuse transmittance spectroscopy LINK

Agilent Expands into Raman Spectroscopy with Purchase of Cobalt Light Systems LINK


Animal Nutrition has selected Consumer Physics to collaborate | forageanalysis NIRS spectrometer LINK


Asian Spectroscopy Conference (ASC2017) on 3-6 September 2017, Taiwan LINK

Understanding Polarization and its Benefits LINK

“Chemical Characterization and Determination of the Anti-Oxidant Capacity of Two Brown Algae with Respect to …” LINK


Spectroscopy & Chemometrics News Weekly 21-24, 2017 | Spectrometer Sensor Spectroscopy NIRS Chemometrics Raman LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 21-24, 2017 | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie Spektrometer LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 21-24, 2017 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria sensor LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #17-18, 2017


Conferentia Chemometrica 2017, 3–6 September 2017, Gyöngyös, Farkasmály, Hungary. | chemometrics LINK

“Chaos theory in chemistry and chemometrics: a review” LINK

Predicting herbivore faecal nitrogen using a multispecies near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy calibration. LINK

Calibration transfer of flour NIR spectra between benchtop & portable instruments | directstandardization spectro LINK

Near Infrared

Fast Detection of Paprika Adulteration Using FT-NIR Spectroscopy LINK

How to analyze food and future requirements for NIR spectroscopy LINK


“On-Site Analysis of Cannabis Potency Using Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK


5th International Taiwan Symposium on Raman Spectroscopy (TISRS 2017) 27–30 June 2017, Chiayi, Taiwan. LINK


Corning and PrecisionHawk and partnership enables hyperspectral imaging on drones LINK

Employing NIR-SWIR hyperspectral imaging to predict the smokiness of scotch whisky LINK

Defect detection of green coffee by NIR-hyperspectral imaging and multivariate pattern recognition LINK


Getting ready for the LinkSquare SDK kickstarter with some beauty shots of our handheld spectrometer! LINK!

“Learning about Spectroscopy with Ocean Optics” LINK


Analysis of multiple soybean phytonutrients by near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy LINK


A great demonstration of why we need to plot the data and never trust statistics tables! LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #13-15, 2017


NIR spectroscopy and cellulose content predicted coating build-up on drug layered pellets AAPSPT | h… LINK

Prediction of Soil Physical & Chemical Properties by Visible & Near-Infrared Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy in … LINK

How does multivariate calibration work for Raman monitoring? Bioprocess | LINK

Characterization of Mammalian Cell Culture Raw Materials by Combining Spectroscopy and Chemometrics. LINK

Near Infrared Spectroscopy Predicts Compositional & Mechanical Properties of Hyaluronic Acid-Based Engineered Cart. LINK

PAT for Continuous API Manufacturing Progresses – Chemometrics are applied to collected spectra to maximize the … LINK

Quantification of Lycopene,Carotene,Soluble Solids in Red-Flesh Watermelon Using On-Line Near-Infrared Spectroscopy LINK

Near Infrared

PAT-Based Control of Fluid Bed Coating Process Using NIR Spectroscopy to Monitor the Cellulose Coating on Pellets LINK

RISI Pulp: Fitnir Analyzers to supply FT-NIR online analyzer system to Harmac Pacific’s NBSK pulp mill in Nanaimo,… ht… LINK!

Paperindex Times: Harmac Pacific Selects Fitnir Analyzers To Supply Online Ft-Nir Analyzer LINK

Using Spectroscopy to Grade and Sort Fruit – choosing appropriate wavelengths – monitoring the entire NIR spectra LINK

Global Near Infrared Spectroscopy Market 2017 – Market Research News by | (press release) LINK


Active Mode Remote Infrared Spectroscopy Detection of TNT and PETN on Aluminum Substrates LINK

Food & Feed

Congratulations to the winners of the foodscanner HorizonPrize! ScioScan cebit17 LINK!


From Crop Science to Space Exploration, Optical Sensing on the Rise | OpticalSensing LINK


Der Laborausrüster Sartorius kauft den Datenspezialisten Umetrics. Datenanalyse LINK


Visible and Near-IR Sensing: Plastic-optical-fiber-based ethanol sensor is simple, low-cost | NearIR LINK


Fructose and Pectin Detection in Fruit-Based Food Products by Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS) LINK


A Retiree Discovers an Elusive Math Proof-And Nobody Notices – WIRED LINK