All Analysis articles – Page 10

  • Green fluorescent protein
    Feature

    Fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy

    2009-07-01T00:00:00Z

    Scientists are using this non-invasive technique to cast light on the workings of living cells to learn more about the molecular mechanisms involved in cancer, allergies and immune responses

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    Feature

    Printing on plastic

    2009-01-01T00:00:00Z

    The dye diffusion thermal transfer method is used for printing digital photos on plastics, and for direct printing on PVC cards

  • Beer bottles and test tubes
    Opinion

    Hygrometer or hydrometer?

    2008-03-01T00:00:00Z

    Peter Childs, University of Limerick, investigates words in chemistry. In this issue: hygrometer or hydrometer?

  • King George III
    Feature

    George III, indigo and the blue ring test

    2008-03-01T00:00:00Z

    Can a urine test offer insight into George III's insanity?

  • Electronic components connected by wires
    Feature

    Build your own spectrophotometer

    2007-09-01T00:00:00Z

    By designing and building their own visible-light spectrophotometers, students get to grips with the underlying principles of this widely used analytical tool

  • Nagyvary Box image
    Feature

    Investigating the secrets of the Stradivarius

    2005-07-01T00:00:00Z

    For the past 200 years violin makers around the world have sought to produce violins that would rival those of Stradivari and Guarneri made during 1700-50.

  • Scientist with test tubes
    Feature

    Analytical chemistry makes the news

    2005-03-01T00:00:00Z

    University departments traditionally divided chemistry into inorganic, organic and physical subsets, with analytical chemistry sitting somewhere in between. But this is changing. The teaching of analytical chemistry is currently undergoing a renaissance in many universities.