Analytical Instruments News

  1. UQ Dipstick Technology Could Revolutionise Disease Diagnosis
    11/22/2017

    New dipstick technology that enables pathogen detection and the rapid diagnosis of human, animal and plant disease in even the most remote locations has been developed by University of Queensland scientists.

  2. Endress+Hauser Announces TrustSens Self-Calibrating RTD Temperature Sensor
    11/16/2017

    Endress+Hauser announces the iTHERM TrustSens hygienic RTD, the world’s first self-calibrating temperature sensor. TrustSens’ self-calibration process functions in situ and provides the necessary documentation to meet the conformance requirements for various regulatory agencies.

  3. Smurfit Kappa Leads The Way In Sustainability With New Water Milestone
    11/7/2017

    The company had set an ambitious goal to improve the quality of its water quality by reducing the COD by 1/3 per tonne of produced paper by the end of 2020 compared to 2005. This significant improvement in water quality is an important step for protecting aquatic life and comes after extensive research and development.

  4. ST51 Syngas Flow Meter Excels In Combined Heat & Power (CHP) Systems
    10/31/2017

    Process engineers responsible for on-site plant biomass combined heat and power (CHP) systems will find the rugged and reliable ST51 Series Thermal Mass Flow Meter from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides continuously accurate measurement of syngas fuel flow to the CHP engine.

  5. Nanoantenna Arrays Power A New Generation Of Fluorescence-Based Sensors
    10/16/2017

    Researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Bedfordshire, in collaboration with multinational company ABB, have designed and tested a series of plasmonic nanoantenna arrays that could lead to the development of a new generation of ultrasensitive and low-cost fluorescence sensors that could be used to monitor water quality.

  6. Water Environment & Reuse Foundation Awards Research Contract To Measure Pathogen Infectivity
    10/16/2017

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) recently awarded a contract to the University of Michigan to begin research on Molecular Methods for Measuring Pathogen Viability/Infectivity (Reuse-15-07).

  7. University Scientists Partnering With University Of Antwerp Develop New Technology And Weapon In The Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance
    10/5/2017

    Sensors have many applications, including the detection of antibiotics in waste water. A joint team of scientists from Seton Hall University in the United States and University of Antwerp in Belgium has developed a high-tech sensor that is robust and highly sensitive, yet easy to use in the field. By Laurie Pine

  8. Sensorex Donates Monitoring Instruments To AZ Pure Water Brew Challenge
    9/28/2017

    Sensorex has donated two UVT-LED UV transmittance monitors that were deployed in a mobile water treatment center. The monitors are part of the AZ Pure Water Brew Challenge–an inspired public education campaign to raise awareness of water reuse through a craft brewing competition.

  9. New Oakton Pocket Testers Stand Up To The Challenges Of Measuring Water Quality
    9/19/2017

    The new and improved Oakton pocket testers, from Cole-Parmer, stand up to everyday use, harsh environments and time.

  10. SWAN Distribution Quality Monitors – Multiple Parameters; One Simple Panel
    9/15/2017

    The SWAN DIST series Distribution Quality Monitor line offers three options for measuring chlorine, pH, conductivity and turbidity on one easy to install, easy to maintain panel. Versatile output options ensure water quality throughout your distribution system, proving piece of mind and customer satisfaction.