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Trace Level Detection of Pesticides on Apple Skin

Tags: SERS pesticide food contamination food safety

Feb 13, 2019


Trace Level Detection Utilizing Gold Nanoparticles and Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS)


Pesticides play a critical role in protecting..

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Analyte Validation and Concentration via Raman Peak Ratios

Tags: Raman SERS BPE Analyte

Aug 20, 2018

Select Observations and Thought-Provoking Methods

If you have been active in the world of spectroscopy over the last decade, you are aware that Raman..

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Detection of Pesticide Residues on Fruit Surfaces Using Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter Fruit Raman SERS pesticide

Aug 23, 2017

The material available here was first presented as a poster at the 2017 North American Chemical Residue Workshop. The material describes how we..

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Identifying Illicit Drugs using Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy

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Jul 24, 2017

SERS Methods Detect Trace Levels of Cocaine, Heroin, Methamphetamine and THC 

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Ensuring Food Safety Using SERS

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter SERS Melamine food contamination food safety

Sep 24, 2015

SERS Substrates: Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Made Fast, Easy and Affordable

SERS Quantifies Toxic Melamine in Infant Formula

In 2008, an..

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The Great Scientific Exchange

Tags: News Newsletter Raman SERS Integrated Sampling System SciX trade show IDRaman mini

Sep 23, 2015

Ocean Optics Celebrates SciX 2015 with Exciting New Live Demos

Analytical techniques including UV-Vis, NIR and Raman spectroscopy take center stage at ..

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Authenticating Fuel From Plant to Pump

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter Raman SERS Authentication

Jul 22, 2015

The Larger Costs of Fuel Fraud

Despite advancements in renewable energy production technology like solar and biomass, fossil fuels are likely to be our..

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VIDEO - From Farm to Fork - Food Safety in the Supply Chain

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Jun 29, 2015
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SERS for Label-Free Biosensing

Tags: News Applications Blog Newsletter Raman SERS Label-free Biosensing Life Sciences

Jun 17, 2015


Surface enhanced Raman sensing (SERS) has expanded the applications of Raman spectroscopy to include trace analysis of materials such as..

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