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 #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 #21-24, 2017


DD-SIMCA A MATLAB GUI tool for data driven SIMCA approach LINK

Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy coupled with chemometrics for determining geographical origin of kudzu root LINK

Chemical Variability & Calibration Algorithms on Prediction of Solid Fraction of Compacted Ribbons Using NIR LINK

Calibration transfer of flour NIR spectra between benchtop and portable instruments LINK

Rapid Prediction of Moisture Content in Intact Green Coffee Beans Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy LINK

Calibration transfer of flour NIR spectra between benchtop and portable instruments LINK

Simultaneous Quantification of Paracetamol and Caffeine in Powder Blends for Tableting by NIR-Chemometry LINK

Model evaluation, model selection, and algorithm selection in machine learning. MachineLearning LINK

Development & Validation of a New Near-Infrared Sensor to Measure Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Concentration in Water LINK

Near Infrared

In-situ & real-time monitoring of ultrasonic-assisted enzymatic hydrolysis process of corn gluten meal by NIRS LINK

Near-Infrared Spectroscopic Evaluation of Water Content of Molded Polylactide under the Effect of Crystallization LINK

Repetition Suppression in Aging: A Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Study on the Size-Congruity Effect LINK

Broadband Light Source and Its Application to Near-Infrared Spectroscopy | sensor via LINK

Industrial applications using NIR chemical imaging LINK

Analysis of oilseeds for protein, oil, fiber and moisture by near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy LINK

Global Near Infrared Spectroscopy Market to Grow at a CAGR of Over 9% Through 2021, Reports Technavio -Business Wire LINK

Optical Sensors Advancing Precision in Agricultural Production – near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) LINK

“Could NIRS be useful to digital agriculture?”, high quality keynote by Veronique Bellon-Maurel from & … LINK!

Near Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopy for plant health monitoring! electronics engineering optics LINK


Raman Spectroscopy of Blood and Blood Components LINK


Short Wave Infrared and its use in Hyperspectral Imaging – SWIR HSI LINK


Make or buy your spectrometer – OEM Spectrometer LINK


Video: How near-infra red technology measures grass quality … LINK


Leveraging IoT to Improve Data Collection for Agriculture LINK

Food & Feed

‘Infrared spectrometers: NIR and MIR compared’ from the course ‘Identifying FoodFraud’. LINK


“Spectroscopy for the Masses” | Spectroscopy via LINK

Online Partial Least Square Optimization: Dropping Convexity for Better Efficiency. 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 #16, 2017

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UV/Vis spectroscopy combined with chemometrics for monitoring solid-state fermentation with … LINK

What is MODEL SELECTION? What does MODEL SELECTION mean? MODEL SELECTION meaning & explanation: LINK

Model selection with multiple regression on distance matrices leads to incorrect inferences LINK


Tiny spectrometer turns smartphone into molecular analyst LINK

High-grade, compact spectrometers for Earth observation from SmallSats LINK


Miniature and Micro Spectrometers End-Users Needs, Market & Trends 2015-2021 – Research and Markets – Yahoo Finance LINK


Prediction of milk fatty acid content with mid-infrared spectroscopy in Canadian dairy cattle using differently… LINK!


Smallest seismic sensor uses vibration spectral analysis LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #5+6, 2017


Non-Destructive Sensor-Based Prediction of Maturity and Optimum Harvest Date of Sweet Cherry Fruit | sensors LINK

IDC unveils its Top 10 Predictions for global Robotics Industry Industry40 Robotics LINK


Global Molecular Spectroscopy Market is expected to reach USD 6.712 billion till 2024. htt… LINK!

Near Infrared

Assessing pre-harvest sprouting in cereals using near-infrared spectroscopy-based metabolomics LINK

Rapid screening of commercial extra virgin olive oil products for authenticity: Performance of a handheld NIR device LINK


Imec () launches TDI, multispectral and hyperspectral sensors | imaging HSI LINK

Near-infrared hyperspectral imaging of lamination and finishing processes in textile technology LINK

Spectral Imaging

Viavi Solutions and ESPROS Photonics Corporation Debut New Miniaturized Spectral Sensor and Multispectral Sensor LINK


Meta-lenses bring benchtop performance to small, hand-held spectrometer – Science Daily LINK

Scan anywhere with Neospectra Spectrometer Case powered by XPNDBLS PhotonicsWest … LINK!


World feed production exceeds 1 billion MT LINK

Chemometric soil analysis on the determination of specific bands for the detection of magnesium & potassium by … LINK


This app uses spectral analysis to analyze objects and their makeup HawkSpex LINK

Research details developments in the multivariate analysis software industry | MVA LINK

“The worlds first ever spectroscopy enabled iPhone!” Check out our video to see it in action: LINK

Investments in AI will triple in 2017. ($47 billion by 2020 per ) CIO CMO | LINK

Some aspects of fetal development have long puzzled scientists, but new molecular technologies are shining a light: https:/… LINK!


Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 3+4, 2017 | Spectroscopy NIRS MVDA… LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 3+4, 2017 | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie Multivariate LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 3+4, 2017 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria news LINK

WHITE PAPER: A novel knowledge-based Chemometric Software Framework for quantitative NIRS Calibration Modeling LINK

Improve Accuracy of fast non-destructive NIR Measurements by Optimal Calibration | spectroscopy sensor modeling LINK

NIRS as a secondary method requires extensive calibration on an ongoing basis | foodindustry Digitalization IoT LINK

Services for Optimization of Chemometric Application Methods of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy | Quality Control NIRS LINK

► Timesaving NIRS Calibration ► near-infrared spectroscopy | protein fat moisture sensor measurement scanning LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #3+4, 2017


Fast sampling, analyses and chemometrics for plantbreeding: Bitter acids, xanthohumol and terpenes in lupulin … LINK

Near Infrared

Measurement of Soy Contents in Ground Beef Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy LINK

Near infrared spectroscopy for body fat sensing in neonates: quantitative analysis by GAMOS simulations | Bodyfat LINK

Fatty acids and fat-soluble vitamins in ewe’s milk predicted by near infrared reflectance spectroscopy. | NIRS LINK

NeoSpectra Micro, a small, chip-scale, near infra-red (NIR) spectral sensor – LINK


Drones on the Farm: Agribotix Partners with senseFly, and Sentera Announces Real-Time NDVI Streaming LINK

Early Detection of Aspergillus parasiticus Infection in Maize Kernels Using NIR Hyperspectral Imaging and MDA LINK

Nondestructive Estimation of Moisture Content, pH and Soluble Solid Contents in Intact Tomatoes Using HSI LINK


Spectrometers: Excitation source parameters dictate Raman spectroscopy outcomes LINK


Is molecular scanning the next killer smartphone app? killerapp futuretrends sensorik sensor LINK


It took 50 years for the world to install the first million industrial robots. The next million will take only eight … LINK!

“How Statistics lost their power – and why we should fear what comes next” | BigDataAnalytics bigdata LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #47, 2015

Near Infrared

NIR-Sensor ermittelt Trockensubstanz während der Mischwagenbefüllung | Futterkomponente LINK

Ultra-low maintenance FTNIR analyzer for the refining & petrochemical industries | pauto LINK


Seeing Through Crude Oil for Efficient Oil Separations using Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR) Cameras – AZoSensors LINK


RoboBees Can Fly and Swim. What’s Next? Laser Vision – Smithsonian UAS UAV LINK


Scientists create an all-organic UV on-chip spectrometer – The U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames LINK


… detection of contaminants in agro-food products, … melamine levels in milk using vibrational spectroscopy LINK


Examining Pigmented Human Tissue using SWIR Raman Spectroscopy – AZoSensors LINK


SCiO Molecular Scanner UNBOXING – Video LINK


Dear NIR-Spectrometer vendors, this is about how you can improve customer web-traffic | NIRS Spectrometer LINK

Efficient development of new quantitative prediction equations for multivariate NIR spectra | spectra LINK

How to Develop Chemometric Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Calibrations in the 21st Century? | NIR LINK

How to Develop Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Application Today? | pharma lab analysis chemist TechTrends LINK

Improve chemical analysis accuracy by optimized chemometric models for Near-Infra-Red (NIR) Spectroscopy LINK

Improving Accuracy, Precision and Robustness of NIR-analysis LINK

NewsLetter: Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 46, 2015 | Molecular Spectroscopy NIRS Chemometrics Raman LINK

Pro Tip: The NIR calibration is the central key to accurate NIR measurement LINK

Services for professional Development of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Calibration Methods | NIR Quality Testing LINK