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  • Discover why the XploRA Examina is a prefered choice for Forensic Science

    Discover why the XploRA Examina is a prefered choice for Forensic Science for its high quality data and speed over other analytical techniques. XP Examina is a dedicated forensic and analytical toolbox enabling easier comparative analysis, unknown chemical identification and improved value for money. ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • Forensic disaster investigations get underway

    One of the first countries to test a new approach to analysing natural disasters reported its initial findings at a major conference on disaster risk reduction in China last week (31 October–2 November). Japan used the Forensic Investigations of Disaster (FORIN) methodology, developed by the ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • International Forensic LIMS Projects Showcased at IAFS 2005

    Hong Kong August 22, 2005. The upcoming 17th Meeting of the International Association of Forensic Sciences (IAFS) August 2005, in Hong Kong, will highlight STARLIMS involvement in international forensics. STARLIMS is co-sponsoring the event and will be showcasing two case studies: a DNA database laboratory and a comprehensive forensic operation covering multiple-labs. STARLIMS assists a ...


    By STARLIMS Corporation

  • Countries work with the IAEA to reinforce nuclear forensic capabilities

    More atomic sleuths – scientists with expertise in what´s known as nuclear forensics – are needed to reinforce the world´s nuclear security, IAEA officials and scientists report. Making progress represents a key international challenge, emphasized Anita Nilsson, head of the IAEA Office of Nuclear Security, in sessions at the 2008 conference of the American Association for the Advancement of ...

  • Maxxam’s Bryan Chubb provides expert training on environmental forensics and analytical chemistry

    We are pleased to announce that Bryan Chubb, Vice President of Business Development for Environmental Services at Maxxam, will give a lecture on Enviro nmental Forensics and Analytical Chemistry Requirements at the GOwen Contaminated and Hazardous Waste Site Management Course in Toronto (June 2 to 4, 2014). With 16 years of industry experience, Bryan leads Maxxam’s R&D committee and ...


    By Maxxam Analytics

  • A&M System members team up to improve forensics training in Texas

    STEPHENVILLE - An agreement signed by officials with the Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) and Tarleton State University will improve the training of forensic technicians and investigators in Texas, while providing an opportunity for some to earn a bachelor's degree in criminal justice administration. TEEX Director Gary Sera and Tarleton State University President F. Dominic Dottavio ...


  • Waters’ Centers of Innovation Program Recognizes Forensic Chemistry Laboratory at the University of Copenhagen

    At a ceremony at the University of Copenhagen, Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) officially welcomed the University’s Forensic Chemistry Laboratory within the Department of Forensic Medicine into the ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Agilent Technologies Hosts Forensics e-Seminar Series: `Definitive Drug Detection`

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced the program lineup for its 2014 forensic e-seminar series titled "Definitive Drug Detection," presented by RTI International, the Center of Excellence for the U.S. National Institute of Justice. A series of five seminars will feature industry ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Seasoned Environmental Expert & Forensic Engineer the Newest Additions to Clark Seif Clark

    Clark Seif Clark (CSC) is pleased to announce that Jeff Bannon, PG and Mike Hennessy are now part of the company’s esteemed group of veteran industry professionals.  Together, they bring decades of combined environmental consulting, geology and engineering experience to benefit Clark Seif Clark’s list of clients.   Mr. Bannon has over 27 years of diversified environmental ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Agilent Technologies expands forensic and toxicology compendium with 30 new applications

    Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) today introduced its 2011 Forensic and Toxicology Compendium, featuring 125 applications, including 30 new ones based on former Varian platforms. Agilent acquired Varian, Inc. in May 2010. "Labs analyzing samples for drugs of abuse, sports doping or crime-scene evidence have ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Science in 2011: revolutions and disasters

    Science and technology can seem remote from the unfolding dramas of the world but they were never far from the front line in the first months of the Arab Spring. When revolution broke out in Egypt's Tahrir Square in January, scientists were there in force, helping to plant the seeds of change. When dictatorship was replaced by a move towards a more democratic system of government that openly ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • USGS science helps understand flash flooding

    The Little Missouri River in Southwest Arkansas experienced a flash flood Friday, with waters that rose over 20 feet in just 5 hours, killing 20 people. In response to this severe and unusual flooding the USGS deployed a team of scientists to document and study the flow and height of the floodwater as it coursed down the Little Missouri River and its tributaries. "Flash flooding is one of the ...


  • Agilent Technologies to host online science and technology symposium for life science and chemical analysis customers

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that it will host the Agilent Science and Technology Symposium 2013, March 5 and 6. The online symposium will feature more than 20 live e-seminars focused on the life sciences and chemical analysis industries. A mobile trade show will follow with stops in Indianapolis, Ind.; ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Science and engineering firm Integral Consulting Inc. announces employee promotions

    Integral Consulting Inc., a national science and engineering consulting firm with practice areas in health, environment, technology, and sustainability, today announced several promotions within the company. The promotions include principal level and senior level scientists who have contributed to the firm’s success. Dr. Lucinda Jacobs, Integral President and Principal Sediment Scientist, said ...


    By Integral Consulting Inc.

  • Keystone XL Opposition not based on Reason or Climate Change but on EU Carbon Markets looking to Expand in US EU Free Trade say Friends of Science

    Multi-trillion dollar mission-based investment funds in climate change to theoretically stop global warming pushed by the dying EU carbon market are the real motivators behind the anti-Keystone rhetoric flying around the United States, say Friends of Science. “EU Climate Commissioner ...

  • Bibby Scientific supports future scientists at GradEx 2015

    Bibby Scientific joined local industry representatives at Staffordshire University's GradEx 2015 event for final year students on May 15th, and was proud to sponsor the Biomedical Science special prize, which was awarded to Stephen Foster. The annual GradEx event provides students from the Faculties of Computing, Engineering and Sciences with an opportunity to showcase their final year projects ...


  • Fingerprinting method identifies petroleum contamination age and type

    Sitelab's fingerprinting procedure helps to identify the age or type of contamination on its clients' site at a fraction of the cost compared to conventional laboratory forensic testing. Field screening fingerprinting procedure Extract and prepare samples in solvent using Sitelab test kits; soil, sediment, water or oil (NAPL) samples can be analyzed. Test for GRO (BTEX): ...


    By Sitelab Corporation

  • Agilent Technologies` Criminalistics Tools Featured in Online Video Presentation

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced its participation in a special online video feature series, "The Science Behind the FIFA World Cup," produced by SelectScience. SelectScience is an online publication focused on information for laboratory scientists. Ahead of this year's FIFA World Cup, SelectScience traveled to Brazil to talk to leading scientists to learn how ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Join Bruker at ASMS 2015

    The American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) was formed in 1969 to promote and disseminate knowledge of mass spectrometry and allied topics. Membership includes over 8,500 scientists involved in research and development and they come from academic, industrial and governmental laboratories. Member interests include advancement of techniques and instrumentation in mass spectrometry, as well as ...


    By Bruker Corporation

  • Bibby Scientific brands take centre stage in Malaysia

    Following the recent opening of Bibby Scientific's new sales office for Asia, the company's main dealer in Malaysia, Advantech, hosted a two-day seminar presenting Jenway, Stuart and Techne products. The first day of the Bibby Scientific event was attended by 19 different dealers covering the Asia region, who were briefed on a wide range of Stuart benchtop science equipment, Jenway analytical ...


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