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Why Choose Mid-IR Spectroscopy?

Tags: News Applications Blog Home News Newsletter IR Mid-IR MIR Ocean MZ5 Technical Tips Absorbance

Jun 20, 2018


The power of spectroscopy stems from its ability to provide detailed information by measuring the interaction of electromagnetic radiation with a..

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Lavender Oil Adulteration

Tags: News Applications Blog Home News Newsletter ATR chemometrics essential oil lavender oil MIR MZ5 adulteration MWIR

Jun 19, 2018

Analyzing Lavender Oil from Flower to Fluid

by Carly Burleson, Applications Engineer, and Joseph Bonvallet, Applications Engineer, Ocean Optics
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Measuring the Concentration of Protein Samples

Tags: News Applications Blog UV absorbance biomedical diagnostics Home News Newsletter Ocean HDX proteins

May 16, 2018

Quantifying Protein Concentration using UV Absorbance Measured by the Ocean HDX Spectrometer

Proteins are a common sample in clinical, diagnostic and..

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Using Optical Probes in Air and Water

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter probes reflection light Snell's Law Technical Tips transmission transmissive dip probes fibers Fresnel refractive index

Apr 18, 2018

Accounting for Differences in Sample Media and Index of Refraction

Ocean Optics fiber optic transmission and reflection probes are optical sampling..

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Emissions Monitoring of Seagoing Commercial Vessels

Tags: News Applications Blog UV absorbance Newsletter emissions Absorbance custom solutions

Apr 18, 2018

How Danfoss Helps Ship Operators Measure Exhaust Emissions

Based in DenmarkDanfoss IXA develops emission sensors for the maritime industry. At the..

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Exploring Bioluminescent Proteins in Arctic Waters

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter proteins fluorescence QE Pro spectrometer bioluminescence light environmental monitoring

Apr 12, 2018

Under The Pole Expedition Dives Deep

Marcel Koken ( is a Ph.D.-level research scientist and molecular biologist from CNRS-LABOCEA..

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High Definition Optics for Exceptional Performance in a Compact Spectrometer

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Mar 13, 2018

The innovative design of the Ocean HDX spectrometer sets new benchmarks for throughput, resolution, stray light and thermal stability. With a..

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From Predator to Prey: Identifying Non-native Python Species using NIR Reflection

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter Flame NIR NIR Spectroscopy Python Environmental nir

Nov 28, 2017

How do you measure reflectance from a 10-foot long live python? Very carefully and at a safe distance!

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Quantifying Color Differences in Plastic Components

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter Color Measurement Delta E CIELAB

Nov 28, 2017

Calculating Delta E using Reflective Color Measurements

Maintaining color consistency during manufacturing processes comes with many challenges...

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Spectral Analysis of the Total Solar Eclipse

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Sep 27, 2017

Monitoring Irradiance using an STS-UV-RAD Spectrometer

A hundred years is a long time to wait for the chance to see a total solar eclipse. On August..

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