Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #50, 2019

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Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly 49, 2019 | NIRS NIR Spectroscopy MachineLearning Spectrometer Spectrometric Analytical Chemistry Chemical Analysis Lab Labs Laboratories Laboratory Software Sensors QA QC Testing Quality LINK

Spektroskopie und Chemometrie Neuigkeiten Wöchentlich 49, 2019 | NIRS NIR Spektroskopie MachineLearning Spektrometer Sensor Nahinfrarot LaborAnalytik Analysengeräte Analysentechnik Analysemethode Labor Nahinfrarotspektroskopie Qualitätslabor LINK

Spettroscopia e Chemiometria Weekly News 49, 2019 | NIRS NIR Spettroscopia MachineLearning analisi chimica Spettrale Spettrometro Chem Sensore Attrezzatura analitica Laboratorio analisi prova qualità Analysesystem prediction models LINK

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Near Infrared

” Raman Spectroscopy and NIR Spectroscopy as Possible AID in Localisation of Solitary Pulmonary Nodules” LINK

NIR spectroscopy has potential for rapid on farm analysis of slurry nutrient content. Wouter Saeys, IFSConf LINK

“Modeling for SSC and Firmness Detection of Persimmon Based on NIR Hyperspectral Imaging by Sample Partitioning and Variables Selection” LINK

” Application of the NIR Spectroscopy in the Researches of Orthopedics Diseases” LINK

“FT-NIR による油脂の迅速な品質管理” LINK

“Accuracy improvement of quantitative analysis in VIS-NIR spectroscopy using the GKF-WTEF algorithm.” LINK

“Rapid determination of the content of digestible energy and metabolizable energy in sorghum fed to growing pigs by near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy.” LINK

“Characterization of the Processing Conditions upon Textural Profile Analysis (TPA) Parameters of Processed Cheese Using Near-Infrared Hyperspectral Imaging” LINK

“Total aromatics of diesel fuels analysis by deep learning and near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Rapid Assessment of Soil Quality Indices Using Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy” LINK

“Quantitative Determination of the Fiber Components in Textiles by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Extreme Learning Machine” LINK

“Non-Destructive Method for Predicting Sapodilla Fruit Quality Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Qualitative analysis for sweetness classification of longan by near infrared hyperspectral imaging” LINK

” MENGUKUR BERAT VOLUME TANAH DI LAPANGAN MENGGUNAKAN NEAR INFRARED SPECTROSCOPY MEASUREMENT OF SOIL BULK DENSITY IN …” LINK

“Hyperspectral Characteristics of Coastal Saline Soil with Visible/near Infrared Spectroscopy” LINK

“Monitoring Soil Surface Mineralogy at Different Moisture Conditions Using Visible Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Data” LINK

“Near infrared spectroscopy for assessing mechanical properties of Castanea sativa wood samples” Modulus of elasticity LINK

” Development of near-infrared spectroscopic sensing system for online real-time monitoring of milk quality during milking” LINK

” Advances in Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Related Computational Methods” LINK

“Morphological, Physicochemical and FTIR Spectroscopic Properties of Bee Pollen Loads from Different Botanical Origin” LINK

“Fourier transform infrared imaging and quantitative analysis of pre-treated wood fibers: A comparison between partial least squares and multivariate curve resolution with alternating least squares methods in a case study” LINK

“Antioxidant Activity of Blueberry (Vaccinium spp.) Cultivar Leaves: Differences Across the Vegetative Stage and the Application of Near Infrared Spectroscopy.” LINK




Hyperspectral

“Development of Simplified Models for Nondestructive Testing of Rice with Husk Starch Content Using Hyperspectral Imaging Technology” LINK




Spectral Imaging

“Model for estimation of total nitrogen content in sandalwood leaves based on nonlinear mixed effects and dummy variables using multispectral images” LINK

“Sources of Variation in Assessing Canopy Reflectance of Processing Tomato by Means of Multispectral Radiometry” LINK




Chemometrics

“Sampling for spectroscopic analysis: consequences for multivariate calibration” LINK

“Combination of hyperspectral sensing images and chemometrics for measuring tensile strength indices of organic plastic sheeting in the field” LINK

” Comparison of prediction power of three multivariate calibrations for estimation of leaf anthocyanin content with visible spectroscopy in Prunus cerasifera” LINK

” Prediction of quality parameters of food residues using NIR spectroscopy and PLS models based on proximate analysis” LINK

“Pre-processing spectroscopic data: for good or ill?” LINK




Process Control

“Optimization of pickled herring production-Approaches for process and quality control-DTU Orbit (26/09/2019)” LINK




Environment

“Response surface methodology for optimizing LIBS testing parameters: A case to conduct the elemental contents analysis in soil” LINK




Pharma

“Rapid detection of cAMP content in red jujube using near-infrared spectroscopy” LINK

“Rapid identification of pathogenic bacteria using Raman spectroscopy and deep learning.” LINK




Other

“Determination of Carvacrol Content in Alaska Yellow Cedar (Callitropsis nootkatensis) Extractives” LINK





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CM fix € pricing Others € Price Range (approx.)
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Computation
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Development and Usage
fix price
Development of a Calibration
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80 – 150 / hour
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299 in second year
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very high initial costs
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high personnel* costs
constant CM services
risk of Employee Turnover
global knowledge
risk of only use personal knowledge
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