A Very Memorable Gulf Coast Conference 2016

Posted by Paul Johnson on November 01, 2016

As the calendar turns into November, it’s hard to believe that the annual conference took place three weeks ago. This was a memorable year for VUV Analytics due to both our platinum sponsorship of the golf tournament and several scientific talks describing how VUV spectroscopy has been utilized in fuel and environmental applications. The golf tournament that officially kicked off the conference was well attended, and everyone seemed to enjoy the spectacular weather and lively awards dinner that concluded the event. There were five talks and one poster showcasing VUV detection: 

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VUV Analytics / Supelco Seminar Tour

Posted by Paul Johnson on April 28, 2016

A productive three date, three city tour took place April 19th – 21st making stops in Greenbelt, MD, Wilmington, DE, and Edison, NJ.  Lindsey Shear, MS, Application Scientist at VUV Analytics, presented the theory and applications of Vacuum-Ultraviolet (VUV) Detector Technology for Gas Chromatography.  A key topic covered during her talk was how GC-VUV analysis offers a more accurate and precise water quantitation alternative to Karl Fisher and Thermal Conductivity Detection (TCD) analysis.  Len Sidisky, Ph.D., R&D Manager at Supelco, presented information about Supelco’s new line of gas chromatography columns including the Watercol 1460, 1900, and 1910. 

Each seminar location had strong representation from the food and chemical industries, as well as academic and government research.  It was clear that the VGA 100 data captivated the attention and curiosity of the audience.  A number of questions were asked regarding its capabilities and compatibility, and we would welcome any additional questions you may have.

The top five most commonly asked questions during the seminars were:

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