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System and method for detection of a contaminated beverage
A system and method for a beverage container configured to test for a contaminated beverage in the beverage container comprises a base of the beverage...
Dynamic recipe control
Nutritional substance systems and methods are disclosed enabling the tracking and communication of changes in nutritional, organoleptic, and aesthetic values of...
Particulate matter detection element and method of manufacturing same
The particulate matter detection element is constituted of a laminated body including first and second electrode layers each having a plate-like shape and a...
Multiplexed connection circuit and device for detecting at least one
particle using the connection circuit
The multiplexed connection circuit (100) comprises a plurality of channels furnished with p channels (101), in particular configured so as to detect at least...
Apparatus, system and method for flash heating
A flash heater element includes a first surface having a central region and an electrical flow path disposed on the first surface. The electrical flow path...
Enhanced sensitivity of detection in electrospray ionization mass
spectrometry using a post-column modifier and...
A microfluidic liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization (LC-ESI) device is provided for enhancing the sensitivity of mass spectrometric detection of an...
Liquid chromatograph and column oven for use therein
A liquid leakage decision unit includes a leak sensor value storage part that stores a leak sensor value that is based on the intensity of a signal received...
Reflection-mode photoacoustic tomography using a flexibly-supported
Noninvasively imaging biological tissue using a handheld device. A light pulse is focused into a predetermined area inside an object using a flexibly mounted...
System and a method of inspecting a rotary part to be monitored that is
arranged in a mechanical member
A system and method for inspecting a part to be monitored that is arranged inside a mechanical member, said part to be monitored including a plane wall and a...
Method of detecting a state of a coated gel
A method of detecting a state of a coated gel coated on an ultrasound probe includes coating a gel on the ultrasound probe, scanning and generating a scanned...
Provided is a buffer composition capable of suppressing temperature dependency of the pH of a buffer solution, and a specimen analysis method and a specimen...
Sensor arrays and methods for making same
A system includes a sensor including a sensor pad and includes a well wall structure defining a well operatively connected to the sensor pad. The sensor pad is...
Exhaust gas sensor
An exhaust gas sensor (100; 200) is configured so as to detect an oxygen concentration or air-fuel ratio in exhaust gas. The exhaust gas sensor includes a...
Gas sensor element and gas sensor
A cross-sectional shape of a gap of a gas sensor element has an end point A which is one of contact points at which the cross-sectional shape is in single-point...
Method and apparatus for measuring oxidation-reduction potential
Methods and systems for measuring the oxidation-reduction potential of a fluid sample are provided. The system includes a test strip with a sample chamber...
Analytical test strip with capillary sample-receiving chambers separated
by a physical barrier island
An analytical test strip for the determination of an analyte (such as glucose and/or hematocrit) in a bodily fluid sample (such as a whole blood sample)...
A method of operating a system having at least one sensor for detecting an analyte gas in an ambient atmosphere and a sensor responsive to oxygen includes...
Methods of and apparatus for measuring metal cleanliness
Methods and apparatus for measuring the cleanliness of molten metals. Direct current is passed between electrodes through molten metal advancing through a...
Inductive conductivity sensor with a multi-ply housing
An inductive, conductivity sensor comprising a transmitting coil, a receiving coil and, surrounding the transmitting coil and the receiving coil, a housing,...
Biosensor chip having precise count function and method of sensing amount
Disclosure is a biosensor chip having precise count function comprising: a substrate, a plurality of ground wire waveguide layers, a signal waveguide layer and...
A thermo-analytical instrument, especially a differential scanning calorimeter has a sample position (201, 401) for receiving a sample (206), a reference...
Pulsed neutron generated prompt gamma emission measurement system for
surface defect detection and analysis
A method of determining structural defects in a component that utilizes neutron activation of a solution having the ability to penetrate small cracks on the...
Method for rapid analysis of gold
A method to determine a concentration of a target element in a sample is provide. The method comprises (i) positioning a sample containing a target element with...
Method for evaluating modulus of repulsion elasticity, hardness and energy
loss of polymer material
The present invention provides a method for evaluating the rebound resilience, hardness, or energy loss of polymer materials, capable of sufficiently evaluating...
Methods of detecting inhomogeneity of a layer and apparatus for performing
In a method of detecting inhomogeneity of a layer, an incident light may be irradiated to at least two regions of the layer at a first incident angle position....
Method and device for detecting the structure of moving single items, in
particular for detecting foreign...
A method includes directing a broadband X-ray emission along a predetermined fixed detection line across a direction of travel of an object and detecting the...
Calibration method of radiation detecting apparatus, radiation imaging
apparatus and control method of...
A calibration method of a radiation detecting apparatus, a control method of a radiation imaging apparatus and a radiation imaging apparatus are provided. The...
Optical metrology for in-situ measurements
A method and system are presented for use in controlling a process applied to a patterned structure having regions of different layered stacks. The method...
Systems and methods for detecting crack growth
A system and method for detecting crack propagation in a material test specimen may include color contrasting a surface of a test specimen, acquiring a...
A monitoring system (2) for monitoring the number and/or concentration of particles and/or micro organisms (12, 22) in a fluid (10). The monitoring system (2)...
Device and method for detecting and/or determining the position of a
barrier layer contained in the wall of a...
The invention relates to a device for detecting and/or determining the position of a barrier layer contained in the wall of a tubular packaging material. The...
Front quartersphere scattered light analysis
A surface inspection system, as well as related components and methods, are provided. The surface inspection system includes a beam source subsystem, a beam...
Method and apparatus for determining analyte concentration by quantifying
and interpreting color information...
In one embodiment, an apparatus for automatic test diagnosis of a test paddle is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a personal computing device including: a...
Guided-mode resonance sensors employing angular, spectral, modal, and
polarization diversity for high-precision...
A guided mode resonance (GMR) sensor assembly and system are provided. The GMR sensor includes a waveguide structure configured for operation at or near one or...
Waveguide-based optical scanning systems
A scanning sensor system, methods of use and kits for detecting a biologically active analyte are provided. The scanning senor system includes a light source, a...
Fluorescence biopsy specimen imager and methods
Biopsy imaging devices with an imaging stage configured to rotate and tilt a biological sample, as well as a method for using it, are described. The stage can...
Clinical examination apparatus and method
A clinical examination apparatus is equipped with a measurement unit which measures a patient's clinical specimen, an output unit which outputs the measurement...
System and method for adjusting the light output of an optoacoustic
A system and method for adjusting the light output of an optoacoustic imaging system is presented. An optoacoustic imaging system includes a light source such...
Water weather station for monitoring changes in water quality
This invention presents a Water Weather Station system and method for monitoring changes in water quality comprising a water quality monitoring unit, a digital...
Reflection characteristic measuring apparatus
A measuring apparatus includes an illumination device including a surface light source, a detector configured to detect a light intensity distribution formed on...
Adjusting sample holder orientation for symmetric incident beam and
scattered beam geometry to compensate for...
An apparatus with an electromagnetic radiation source generates an incident-beam. A sample container accommodates a sample, receives the incident beam for...
Integrating sphere type device with specular control
The invention relates to a light integrating cavity device, such as an integrating sphere, for measuring diffuse reflectance of a sample. A light trap is...
Imaging systems for optical computing devices
One disclosed optical computing device includes a sampling window arranged on a housing, an electromagnetic radiation source configured to emit electromagnetic...
Adhering matter determination device
An adhering matter determination portion includes an irradiation portion, a light receiving portion and a determination portion. The irradiation portion...
Wide-area real-time method for detecting foreign fluids on water surfaces
A method using Infrared Imaging Polarimetry for detecting the presence of foreign fluids on water comprises estimating an expected polarization response for a...
Microfluidics system for sequencing
A sensor chip for use in multiplexed analysis of at least one sample is described. The sensor chip comprises a plurality of sensing sites, each sensing site...
Weathering testing having a plurality of radiation sources which are
independently operable of one another
The apparatus for artificially weathering or testing the lightfastness of samples has a weathering chamber, in which at least one sample can be arranged, and a...
Fluorescence flow cytometry device and method
A flow cytometer including a laser, indexing structure, adjustment structure, and sensor structure. The cytometer is conventionally used with a removable...
Spatial modulation of light to determine object position
Approaches for determining object position in a flow path are disclosed. A system includes a spatial filter having a length disposed along a longitudinal axis...
A photodetection device has an optical module (4) that includes a light source (7), an excitation optical system, and a detection optical system and that...