Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #40, 2018

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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


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” 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 #36, 2018


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Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 35, 2018 | NIRS Spectroscopy Chemometrics analysis Spectral Spectrometer Sensors LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 35, 2018 | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie analyse Spektral Spektrometer Sensor LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 35, 2018 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria analisi Spettrale Spettrometro Sensore LINK


“Classification of Overt and Covert Speech for Near-Infrared Spectroscopy-Based Brain Computer Interface” LINK

“Proof of concept for a model of light reflectance of plastics floating on natural waters” LINK

“Prediction of total carbon, total nitrogen, and pH of organic materials using visible near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy” LINK

“Chemometric Analysis of Cannabinoids: Chemotaxonomy and Domestication Syndrome.” LINK

“Automatic Identification of Cigarette Brand Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Sparse Representation Classification Algorithm.” LINK

“Fourier-transform near infrared spectroscopy and chemometrics for discrimination of cold-pressed oils and determination of their chemical parameters” LINK

“SSC and pH for sweet assessment and maturity classification of harvested cherry fruit based on NIR hyperspectral imaging technology” LINK


“Fast discrimination of the geographical origins of notoginseng by near-infrared spectroscopy and chemometrics.” PLSDA SIMCA LINK

“Non-destructive identification of native egg by near-infrared spectroscopy and data driven-based class-modeling.” LINK

Near Infrared

“Blood-based near-infrared spectroscopy for the rapid low-cost detection of Alzheimer’s disease.” LINK

“The invisible colours protecting birds from overheating – Some Australian birds can control their temperature and avoid overheating by reflecting near-infrared wavelengths of sunlight, regardless of their feather colour” NIR LINK

Spanish research group managed to accurately measure cannabinoids using near infrared spectroscopy, paving the way for cheaper, faster and more accurate testing of cannabinoids! | cannabis labtesting THC CBD CBG CBN spliffseeds cañamo mota LINK

“Simultaneous determination of six main types of lipid-soluble pigments in green tea by visible and near-infrared spectroscopy.” greentea LINK

“Physical barrier type abuse-deterrent formulations: monitoring sintering-induced microstructural changes in polyethylene oxide placebo tablets by near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)” LINK

“Rapid qualitative and quantitative analysis of methamphetamine, ketamine, heroin, and cocaine by near-infrared spectroscopy.” NIRS LINK

“Towards on-line monitoring of phenolic content in red wine grapes : A feasibility study.” NIRS winery winemaking LINK

“The potential of near infrared spectroscopy to estimate the content of cannabinoids in Cannabis sativa L.: A comparative study.” LINK


“Safety Analysis of Edible Oil Products via Raman Spectroscopy” LINK


“Terahertz spectroscopy enters the single-molecule regime” LINK


“Compact hyperspectral system captures “5D” images” HSI LINK


“What’s the Purpose of Companies in the Age of AI?” LINK

Process Control

“Mechanisms, performance optimization and new developments in demulsification processes for oil and gas applications.” oilandgas LINK

“Characterizing Drug Product Continuous Manufacturing Residence Time Distributions of Major/Minor Excipient Step Changes using Near Infrared Spectroscopy and Process Parameters.” LINK


“FVI—A Floating Vegetation Index Formed with Three Near-IR Channels in the 1.0–1.24 μm Spectral Range for the Detection of Vegetation Floating over Water Surfaces” LINK

“Infrared spectroscopy estimation methods for water-dissolved carbon and amino sugars in diverse Canadian agricultural soils” LINK


“African agriculture has a lot to gain from increased access to big data” BigDataAnalytics LINK

Food & Feed

“Mixtures of betamethasone butyrate propionate ointments and heparinoid oil-based cream: Physical stability evaluation.” LINK


Each human cell packs 46 chromosomes in its nucleus. For the first time, we resolved their 3D structure in single cells with high spatial resolution. Our Dip-C paper (with and of the X.S.Xie Lab, and ) is now in Science (|). 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 #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 #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 #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