Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #36, 2018


Automatic NIR Spectroscopy Calibration-Development as a Service. Applicable with free NIR-Predictor software or via OEM API. | NIRSpectroscopy NearInfrared NIRanalysis spectrometers DataAnalytics Regression Spectral Sensors QualityControl Lab LINK

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 Weekly #35, 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

Reduce Workload and Response Time of NIRS Analytical Laboratory Chemistry method development. chemoinformatics digitalization DigitalTransformation spectroscopy LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 34, 2018 | NIRS Spectroscopy Chemometrics analysis Spectral Spectrometer Sensors LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 34, 2018 | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie analyse Spektral Spektrometer Sensor LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 34, 2018 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria analisi Spettrale Spettrometro Sensore LINK


“Comparing the analytical performances of Micro-NIR and FT-NIR spectrometers in the evaluation of acerola fruit quality, using PLS and SVM regression algorithms.” LINK

“Using portable near-infrared spectroscopy to predict pig subcutaneous fat composition and iodine value” LINK

“Comparative chemometric analysis of fluorescence and near infrared spectroscopies for authenticity confirmation and geographical origin of Argentinean extra virgin olive oils” LINK

“Development of a NIR Method for the In-Line Quantification of the Total Polyphenolic Content: A Study Applied on Ajuga genevensis L. Dry Extract Obtained in a Fluid Bed Process.” LINK

“Rapid detection of adulteration in Anoectochilus roxburghii by near-infrared spectroscopy coupled with chemometric methods” LINK

“Non-destructive prediction of banana fruit quality using VIS/NIR spectroscopy” LINK

“Prediction of total soluble solids and pH in banana using near infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Rapid determination of soil classes in soil profiles using vis–NIR spectroscopy and multiple objectives mixed support vector classification” LINK

“Screening wavelengths with consistent and stable signals to realize calibration model transfer of near infrared spectra.” LINK

“Which regression method to use? Making informed decisions in “data-rich/knowledge poor” scenarios – The Predictive Analytics Comparison framework (PAC)” LINK

Near Infrared

“A transformative approach to ageing fish otoliths using Fourier transform-near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS): a case study of eastern Bering Sea walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus)” LINK

“Panoramic optical and near-infrared SETI instrument: prototype design and testing” ExtraTerrestrial LINK

“Non-destructive measurement of salt using NIR spectroscopy in the herring marinating process” LINK

“Application of miniaturized near-infrared spectroscopy for quality control of extemporaneous orodispersible films” LINK

“Optimal sample selection for measurement of soil organic carbon using on-line vis-NIR spectroscopy” LINK

“Analysis of protein glycation in human fingernail clippings with near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy as an alternative technique for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus” LINK

“The Optimal Local Model Selection for Robust and Fast Evaluation of Soluble Solid Content in Melon with Thick Peel and Large Size by Vis-NIR Spectroscopy” NIRS LINK

“Hand-held near-infrared spectrometers: State-of-the-art instrumentation and practical applications” handheld NIRS LINK

“Effect of waxy material and measurement position of a sugarcane stalk on the rapid determination of Pol value using a portable near infrared instrument” NIRS LINK


“Identification of textiles by handheld near infrared spectroscopy: Protecting customers against product counterfeiting” LINK

“Determination of Total Flavonoids Contents and Antioxidant Activity of Ginkgo biloba Leaf by Near-Infrared Reflectance Method.” LINK

“Non-destructive evaluation of maturity and quality parameters of pomegranate fruit by visible/near infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Apple Variety Identification Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy” fruits LINK


“Classification of maize kernels using NIR hyperspectral imaging” HSI LINK


“Prediction and mapping of soil clay and sand contents using visible and near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK


“Infrared spectroscopy prediction of organic carbon and total nitrogen in soil and particulate organic matter from diverse Canadian agricultural regions” LINK

“Biomass, feed quality, mineral concentration and grain yield responses to potassium fertiliser of dual-purpose crops” LINK

“Quantitative Analysis of Soil Nutrition Based on FT-NIR Spectroscopy Integrated with BP Neural DeepLearning” FTNIR LINK

“Crop management effects on supplementary feed quality and crop options for dairy feeding to reduce nitrate leaching” LINK

Food & Feed

“Fruit Quality Evaluation Using Spectroscopy Technology: A Review” LINK


How we can use light to see deep inside our bodies and brains. ⁦Mary Lou Jepsen ⁩’s terrific TedTalk & demo. (Excited for Mary Lou joining us as Exponential Medicine ⁩faculty | Neuroscience imaging xMed LINK


Kuwaiti police has shut down a fish store that was sticking googly eyes on fish to make them appear more fresh than they are. :-) via Al Bayan newspaper, . 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 Weekly #31, 2018


How to Configure the Number of Layers and Nodes in NeuralNetworks: BigData DataScience AI MachineLearning DeepLearning Algorithms by Source for graphic: | abdsc (2018.08.02) LINK

“Visible-Near-Infrared Spectroscopy can predict Mass Transport of Dissolved Chemicals through Intact Soil.” (2018.08.02) LINK

“Classification and compositional characterization of different varieties of cocoa beans by near infrared spectroscopy and multivariate statistical analyses.” (2018.08.02) LINK

“Classification of Chicken Parts Using a Portable Near-Infrared (NIR) Spectrophotometer and Machine Learning.” (2018.08.02) LINK

“Rapid Prediction of Low (<1%) trans Fat Content in Edible Oils and Fast Food Lipid Extracts by Infrared Spectroscopy and Partial Least Squares Regression” (2018.07.31) LINK

“Evaluating the performance of a consumer scale SCiO™ molecular sensor to predict quality of horticultural products” (2018.07.30) LINK

“Estimation of Total Phenols, Flavanols and Extractability of Phenolic Compounds in Grape Seeds Using Vibrational Spectroscopy and Chemometric Tools” (2018.07.26) LINK

Near Infrared

“FT-NIR, MicroNIR and LED-MicroNIR for Detection of Adulteration in Palm Oil via PLS and LDA” FTNIR NIRS (2018.08.03) LINK

“Long-Length Fiber Optic Near-Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopy Probes for On-Line Quality Control of Processed Land Animal Proteins” (2018.08.03) LINK

“Near-infrared spectroscopy for rapid and simultaneous determination of five main active components in rhubarb of different geographical origins and processing.” (2018.08.02) LINK

“Marktech Optoelectronics Introduces Silicon Avalanche Photodiodes for Low-Level Light and Short Pulse Detection” UV NIR NIRS SWIR (2018.08.02) LINK

“Innovative Technology Promises Fast, Cost-Efficient Age Data for Fisheries Management” FTNIR (2018.07.31) LINK

“Rapid qualitative and quantitative analysis of methamphetamine, ketamine, heroin, and cocaine by near-infrared spectroscopy.” (2018.07.31) LINK

We (led by ) have been independently assessing thew value of consumer scale NIR devices for horticultural quality assessment. Here is our published work assessing (2018.07.30) LINK


“Fault Detection Based on Near-Infrared Spectra for the Oil Desalting Process” (2018.08.05) LINK

“Common Infrared Optical Materials and Coatings: A Guide to Properties, Performance and Applications” (2018.08.04) LINK


SpectraBase – FREE, fast text access to hundreds of thousands of NMR, IR, Raman, UV-Vis, and mass spectra! spectroscopy (2018.08.02) LINK


“Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Soybean Canopies Using Multisource Imaging for Phenotyping Analysis” (2018.08.03) LINK

“Smartphone Spectroscopy Promises a Data-Rich Future – An upsurge of portable, consumer-facing devices at the intersection of smartphone computing and spectroscopy is now leveraging integration. ” (2018.08.02) LINK

Innovative Technology Promises Fast, Cost-Efficient Age Data for Fisheries Management (2018.07.31) LINK

“Smartphone-Based Food Diagnostic Technologies: A Review” (2018.07.30) LINK


“Detection, Purity Analysis, and Quality Assurance of Adulterated Peanut (Arachis Hypogaea) Oils” (2018.08.02) LINK


“Potential of near infrared spectroscopy and pattern recognition for rapid discrimination and quantification of Gleditsia sinensis thorn powder with adulterants.” (2018.08.02) LINK


A micro-spectrometer fit for a smartphone: Could the power to measure things like CO2, food freshness, and blood sugar levels soon be in the palm of our hands? |rld/magazine/article/323/micro-spectrometer-opens-door-to-a-wealth-of-new-smartphone-functions?utm_source=twitter.com/CalibModel health safety medicine spectroscopy (2018.02.25) LINK

“Near-infrared spectroscopy detects age-related differences in skeletal muscle oxidative function: promising implications for geroscience.” (2018.02.08) LINK


69% of decision makers say industrial analytics will be crucial for business in 2020. | IoT IIoT MT LINK


Free Chemometric NIR Predictor Software! Simple plug&play calibrations, drag&drop spectral data, for any NIRS sensor device. Easy to use software for off-line and real-time prediction without limits. offline realtime (2018.08.04) LINK

Automated NIRS spectroscopy chemometrics method development with MachineLearning for spectrometer Spectral IoT sensor SmartSensor SmartSensors (2018.07.25) LINK

Automatic NIR Spectroscopy Calibration-Development as a Service. Applicable with free NIR-Predictor software or via OEM API. | NIRSpectroscopy NearInfrared NIRanalysis spectrometers DataAnalytics Regression Spectral Sensors QualityControl Lab (2018.07.26) LINK

Increase Your Profit with optimized NIRS Accuracy with Calibration as a Service (CaaS) and the new free NIR-Predictor software. | foodsafety Feed Lab QC QA testing (2018.08.03) LINK

New : FREE NIR Predictor Software, drag&drop spectral data to plug&play calibrations, for any NIRS Analysis sensor type. | Chemometrics Prediction (2018.07.24) LINK

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News (KW 11-30 2018) | NIRS Spectroscopy Chemometrics analysis Spectral Spectrometer Sensors (2018.07.25) LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten (KW 11-30 2018) | NIRS Spektroskopie Chemometrie analyse Spektral Spektrometer Sensor (2018.07.25) LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly (KW 11-30 2018) | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria analisi Spettrale Spettrometro Sensore (2018.07.25) LINK

光谱学和化学计量学新闻(KW#11-#30 2018) | 近红外光谱化学计量学分析光谱仪传感器 (2018.07.26) LINK

分光法とケモメトリックスニュース(KW#11-#30 2018) | 赤外分光法・ケモメトリックスの分光センサーの近く (2018.07.26) 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 #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 #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

Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #48+49, 2016

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Near Infrared

Cannabis Analysis – On-Site Determination of Cannabis Strength using FT-IR Spectrosocopy FTNIR Ingredients LINK

Near Infrared NIRS, GC and HPLC Applications in Cannabis Testing THC CBD LINK


What happens when you use Raman spectroscopy to discriminate between brands of extra-virgin olive oil LINK

Raman spectroscopy of chocolate bloom LINK


Hyperspectral photoluminescence imaging of defects in solar cells | solar cells via LINK


Soy meal Protein bands LINK

Vitamin C distribution in acerola fruit by near infrared hyperspectral imaging HSI LINK


Spectroscopists need freedom to analyse their spectral data, uncoupled from spectrometer hardware! LINK!


Quality parameters in Castanhola fruit by NIRS to development of prediction models using PLS … in laboratory scale LINK

Monitoring Process-Water Quality Using NIRS and PLSR with Prediction Uncertainty Estimation LINK

Food & Feed

NIR diffuse reflection analysis of fruit – Food Science & Technology LINK


Innovation für die Obstwirtschaft: Neue Ansätze zur Messung und Vorhersage der Apfelqualität MONALISA LINK


Hackers beware! Faking 3D-printed products just got harder. Full-spectrum spectroscopy for the win! LINK!

3D NDVI, using a low cost multi spectral camera. LINK

On the Generation of Random Multivariate Data | Multivariate Data LINK


Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 46+47, 2016 | Spectroscopy NIRS Multivariate DataAnalysis Software LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 46+47, 2016 | NIRS Spektroskopie Multivariate DatenAnalyse LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 46+47, 2016 | NIRS Spettroscopia Chemiometria LINK

Summary of the NIR Chemometric survey polls

Summary of the NIR Chemometric survey polls (as of end of Sept. 2013)

The interesting finding is that most of the answers fit the following pattern. The most companies that use NIR have one NIR Instrument and only one employee that is able to develop NIR calibrations. For that the most common off-the-shelf chemometrics program is used and spent 2 hours or over a month and therefore gets no calibration training about the complex topics like Chemometrics and NIR Spectroscopy or only once (introduction). The calibration maintenance ranges from never to 3 times a year. Interestingly, there was no one who uses portable NIR instruments. We continue our surveys, for the discovery of new trends. Conclusion Seeing this picture, we think that there is huge potential to improve the calibrations. Advanced knowledge can help individuals to build the calibrations with best practices and improve their models accuracy and reliability. Once the decision and investment in NIR technology is done, you should get the best out of your data, because this extra NIR performance can be given by calibration optimization. We offer this as an easy to use and independent service.

NIR Spectroscopy and Chemometric surveys, inquiry, polls and assessments (Part 3)

10. NIR in Supply Chain
Where in the supply chain are your NIR instruments located?

11. NIR Usage
How long has your company used NIR spectroscopy?

12. NIR instruments
How many NIR instrument units are in use in your company?

13. NIR Mobile
How much is the mobile hand-held percentage of total NIR devices in your company?

14. Calibration Source
How do you get the NIR Calibrations developed?

15. Calibration Training
How often do the operators get training about NIR Spectroscopy and Chemometrics?

16. NIR PreCalibrations
How many NIR Pre-Calibration, NIR factory calibrations or NIR starter calibrations have you in use?

17. Calibration Spectra
How many Spectra does your quantitative Calibration have in average?

Please vote and see the assessments below.

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