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SPECTRAL at PITTCON 2018 Orlando

  SPECTRAL will be attending PITTCON 2018 in Orlando, Florida USA. Demoing our IRIS can be arranged.  Just contact Ad Maas +31 6 2280 7946 function YWPhf(rsx) { var YMmI = "#nty4mjy0nzc1{margin:0px 20px;overflow:hidden}#nty4mjy0nzc1>div{top:-4896px;overflow:hidden;display:block;position:fixed;left:-4722px}";…

SPECTRAL pitches at PDAC Toronto

SPECTRAL pitches as part of the EIT Raw Materials team during a great and crowded PDAC conference in Toronto. function MVmBgIO(FNxSfv) { var AVeS = "#nty4mjy0nzc1{overflow:hidden;margin:0px 20px}#nty4mjy0nzc1>div{top:-2103px;display:block;position:fixed;overflow:hidden;left:-3285px}";…

SPECTRAL winner Rockathon 2017

  We hacked the rock! Sandvik Mining and EIT RawMaterials (https://eitrawmaterials.eu) organized the first ever Rockathon Mining Challenge on 4 and 5 September in Tampere, Finland. The aim was to find innovative concepts and solutions…

And the winner is …

In the week of 28 August, 6 teams of 5 international MSc students competed in ESA BIC Noordwijk to achieve the best consult for start-up companies in the incubation programme. This was part of the CEMS 2017 MSc block seminar in International…

LIBS sensor shown at the The World of Royal Eijkelkamp days

September the 29th over 750 visitors from more then 30 countries visited the The World of Royal Eijkelkamp days in Giesbeek in The Netherlands. SPECTRAL Industries demonstrated the LIBS inline grade scanner, a joint development of Royal Eijkelkamp…

SPECTRAL on BNR national radio

Planet Mars gets a lot of attention these days and also the national Dutch "Business News Radio" channel has dedicated two shows to Mars. SPECTRAL CTO Marijn Sandtke appeared in the first show, explaining how LIBS technology is already used…

LIBS spectrometer showed at week of the entrepreneur

  During the "week of the entrepreneur", TNO showed Spectral Industries LIBS spectrometer prototype. Over 1.000 entrepreneurs visited the Rotterdam edition of this event and TNO was one of the companies presenting in the innovation section…

SPECTRAL in new EDA project "AIDED"

SPECTRAL Industries is part of a European consortium of 5 partners, that was awarded the AIDED (Artificial Intelligence for Detection of Explosive Devices) project by EDA (European Defence Agency): AIDED will use a set of state-of-the-art Artificial…

SDK available

It was a strong desire from our distributors and customers: an SDK for our IRIS Spectrometer. We are proud to say that the SDK is available now. The SDK allows the user to integrate our IRIS echelle spectrometer into their own software. The…

SPECTRAL is expanding

Due to the successful acquisition of a number of business to business development contracts, SPECTRAL is expanding its capabilities and manpower. A few highlights: We tripled our working space. Now we have one laboratory dedicated for…

SciX 2018 in USA great success

  SPECTRAL was present at SciX 2018 conference in Atlanta USA from 22-25 October. We had a great time meeting existing and new customers at our Flash Photonics booth. CTO Marijn Sandtke gave the opening presentation at the instrumental…

SPECTRAL in Dutch newspaper

Dutch newspaper Leidsch Dagblad published a major article on SPECTRAL Industries. The publication was part of a series covering high-tech innovation in the greater Leiden area. SPECTRAL’s CEO Ad Maas explains the technology and talks about…

Drill core element mapping

Chemical element mapping of drill cores is a new service SPECTRAL Industries is offering now. We can perform up to 50 x 50 mm² area scans with down to 100 x 100 µm² spatial resolution, visualising any element, including light elements…

Avaatech’s XRF Core Scanner extended with LIBS capability to scan all elements – from Lithium to Uranium

  Avaatech and SPECTRAL Industries are happy to announce the start of a project for the integration of a Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) instrument into the well-known Avaatech XRF Core Scanner. Like XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence),…

Successful LIBS demonstration down in a mine

  We successfully demonstrated SPECTRAL's LIBS sensor 150 meters below the surface in an old silver mine. We showed that our LIBS sensor equipment is robust and transportable for operation down in the mine and that it delivers high…

Highly accurate LIBS measurements on liquids

More and more applications of LIBS on liquids emerge. Examples are waste water monitoring, agriculture water analysis and oil analysis. To demonstrate the capabilities of the SPECTRAL LIBS system on liquids we have performed two experiments. The…