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June 14, 2013
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Back to Basics: The Role of Thermodynamics in Chromatographic Separations
It's important for chromatographers (particularly those who are also graduate students) to understand the fundamental aspects of separation science. In this installment of the LCGC Blog, Kevin Schug discusses the connection between thermodynamics and chromatography. More...
Streamlined workflow and orthoganality
UltraPerformance Convergence Chromatography™ (UPC2®) is a new broad-based, complementary analytical platform that is taking its place alongside of LC and GC for modern laboratory analysis. The ACQUITY UPC2™ System should be your go-to technology platform that can routinely provide reliable orthogonal data. The impact on workflow starts with the time saved in sample preparation, analysis, and data interpretation, giving you a faster route to answers. Learn more
Featured News

MRC-NIHR Phenome Center Aims to Advance Personalized Medicine
Imperial College London announced the opening of a new and unique national research facility: the MRC-NIHR Phenome Centre, a collaboration between Imperial College London (London, UK), King’s College London (London, UK), Waters Corporation (Massachusetts, USA), and Bruker BioSpin (Massachusetts, USA). More...
Perform Trace-Level Analysis With Confidence
Ensure a reliably inert GC flow path for higher sensitivity, accuracy, and reproducibility, especially at trace levels with the new Agilent Inert Flow Path Solutions.Get the poster.

Agilent Technologies Supports University of California in Chemical Engineering Laboratory Redesign
Agilent Technologies (California, USA) has announced that it will support the campaign by the College of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley (California, USA) to redesign and rebuild its chemistry and chemical engineering laboratories. More...
Chromatography Performance Data in Easy-to-View Dashboards
Empower® Laboratory Analytics, a new capability of Waters® Empower 3 Chromatography Data Software, assembles and displays critical chromatography performance data in easy-to-view, graphical dashboards so that you can quickly and accurately determine how laboratory resources are being used.  Prebuilt dashboards include System Summary, System Usage, Project Usage Analysis and Methods Analysis. Learn more.
Bruker and 3M Sign Exclusive Patent License Agreement
Bruker Corporation (Bremen, Germany) has signed an exclusive patent license agreement with 3M Company (Elyria, Ohio), which allows Bruker to use 3M patented innovations relating to matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization (MALDI) mass spectrometry imaging. More...
Waters Purification Solutions
Waters' robust purification solutions are flexible, scalable, and easily and fully integrated with Waters' industry-leading analytical instrumentation. From high-throughput fraction collection of hundreds of samples, to purifying just a handful of samples a day, Waters' SFE, SFC, and LC purification solutions enhance the speed and reliability of your laboratory's workflow. With Waters' complete line of scalable and complementary solutions, prepare for tomorrow by streamlining the purification process today.
Need Help With LC Troubleshooting?
A free interactive LC Troubleshooter is now available at CHROMacademy, sponsored by Thermo Scientific. In 3 simple steps you will overcome your instrument, separation and quantitation issues. It's completely free. More...
Monitor Your Chromatography System Anytime, Anywhere
Empower® Mobile, a new capability of Waters® Empower 3 Chromatography Data Software, gives you wireless access to Empower from a tablet or smartphone, making it easier to know what’s happening in your laboratory no matter where you are.  Monitor system status, perform routine system administration tasks and review and signoff reports. Learn more
New Webcasts
The Seven Secrets of Successful Solid Phase Extraction
Tuesday, June18, 2013
8:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time (San Francisco, GMT-07:00).
Join us for your complimentary webcast from CHROMacademy on the Seven Secrets of Successful Solid Phase Extraction! Technical Director, Tony Taylor will be using CHROMacademy, our award winning multimedia eLearning website, to demonstrate how to make the most of every SPE protocol and help you understand the mechanisms, pitfalls, tricks, and tips of sample extraction. This is a great opportunity to refresh on topics such as successful equilibration, optimization of wash and elution solvents, improving selectivity, and a host of other topics all of which will be demonstrated using CHROMacademy.
Tips and Tricks on Screening and Confirmatory Methods for Residues and Contaminants in Foods
Tuesday, June18, 2013
11:00 AM EDT.
Tips and Tricks on Screening and Confirmatory Methods for Residues and Contaminants in Foods.
Multi-Residue Pesticide Analysis in Herbal Products Using Accelerated Solvent Extraction with Triple Quadrupole
Wednesday, June 25, 2013
8:00 am PDT/ 11:00 am EDT/ 16:00 BST/ 17:00 CEDT.
As the human population grows and farm acreage shrinks, the use of pesticides has increased, in order to produce food efficiently. Regulatory organizations are therefore requiring manufacturers to present test data on pesticide levels in food to address public safety concerns. Sensitive and robust routine screening methods to analyze hundreds of potential contaminants are therefore necessary.
Editors’ Series: A Generic HPLC-UV Platform Method for Cleaning Verification
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
11:00 AM EDT.
Tune in to learn about the development and qualification of a simple, 10-min generic HPLC-UV gradient method for quantitative assays used in cleaning verification in a pharmaceutical environment.
Simply Intelligent: Chromatography Data System Software Goes Mass Spec
Thursday, July 25, 2013
8:00 am PDT/ 11:00 am EDT/ 16:00 BST/ 17:00 CEDT
This web seminar will showcase the integration of MS instrument control, and MS data processing and reporting, ultimately transforming Chromeleon CDS into a Chromatography and MS data system.
Upcoming Events

16–20 June 2013
HPLC 2013: 39th International Symposium on High-Performance Liquid-Phase Separations and Related Techniques
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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18–20 June 2013
Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference (GC&E)
Bethesda, MD
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25–28 June 2013
Air & Waste Management Association 106th Annual Conference
Chicago, IL
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30 June–3 July 2013
24th International Symposium on Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis
Bologna, Italy
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2–5 July 2013
In Vino Analytica Scientia
Reims, France
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4–17 July 2013
PREP 2013 — 26th International Symposium
Boston, MA
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7–12 July 2013
Chirality 2013
Shanghai, China
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13–16 July 2013
IFT’s 2013 Annual Meeting & Food Expo
Chicago, IL
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21–24 July 2013
50th Annual North American Chemical Residue Workshop
St. Pete Beach, FL
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28 July–1 August 2013
2013 AACC Annual Meeting
Houston, TX
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4–8 August 2013
Microscopy & Microanalysis 2013 Meeting
Indianapolis, IN
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5–8 August 2013
2013 Analytical Land O’Lakes Conference: "Strategies for Analytical Excellence"
Madison, WI
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11–16 August 2013
XXII International Materials Research Congress (IMRC) 2013
Cancun, Mexico
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12–14 August 2013
CoSMoS 2013
San Diego, CA
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25–28 August 2013
AOAC 127th Annual Meeting & Exposition
Chicago, IL
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25–29 August 2013
Warsaw, Poland
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8–12 September 2013
246th National Meeting and Exposition, Chemistry in Motion
Indianapolis, IN
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23–25 September 2013
Polyurethanes 2013
Phoenix, AZ
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