Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #41, 2016

Chemometrics

Lipstick traces: FTIR calibration. cosmetics LINK

Using FT-Near-Infrared Spectroscopy to Predict the Mechanical Properties of Thermally Modified Southern Pine Wood LINK


Near Infrared

Fast Detection of Paprika Adulteration Using FT-NIR Spectroscopy – analytical techniques LINK

NIR spectroscopy to determine health of garlic cloves. vegetables LINK

Two-Dimensional MEMS Arrays Pave Way for Mobile Spectrometers. near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy spectrometer LINK


Raman

Turning Raman into sound for Diagnostics – the Spectral Light Orchestra now here … LINK

Discrimination of Apple Liqueurs (Nalewka) Using a Voltammetric Electronic Tongue, UV-Vis and Raman Spectroscopy LINK


Optics

Perten NIR system approved for use in combustible dust environments – DA 7300 diode array LINK


Equipment

New DISB spectrometer electronics with fast timing for instrument integrators OEM LINK

Screening system for MDMA in ecstasy tablets using a portable NIR spectrometer LINK


Food & Feed

Food scientists: We can detect much more food fraud – rawMaterials ingredients spectroscopic monitoring LINK

Food2030EU a platform for research and innovation shaping tomorrow’s sustainable food systems. FoodInnovation nutrit… LINK!

There’s a better way to detect food fraud – The fingerprint, or spectrum, can be compared to a validated fingerprint LINK



Spectroscopy and Chemometrics News Weekly #36, 2016

Near Infrared

Near-infrared technology boosts quality of SA onions – by investing $5 million into near-infrared sorting LINK


Infrared

Using Infrared Spectroscopy to Develop and Improve Lithium Ion Batteries – AZoM LINK


Spectral Imaging

Low cost Multispectral Imaging “CLICK” LINK


Equipment

Ultra-portable wireless smartphone spectrometer for rapid non-destructive testing of fruit ripeness LINK


Food & Feed

Global Food Safety Testing Market expected to reach USD 8.04 Billion by 2021: Zion Market Research: Global demand… LINK

Handy Device + Phone App Tells if Fruit Is Ripe – IEEE Spectrum LINK


Other

Countering Counterfeit with Mobile Spectroscopy LINK