Monthly Archives: February 2018

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Acquires BrightSpec Spectrometer

Charlottesville, VA—Feb 8, 2018— BrightSpec announced today the sale of a BrightSpec MRR Discovery K-band spectrometer to University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.  The instrument is intended for both fundamental research and educational use. The patented BrightSpec Discovery™ series of instruments utilize an open, reconfigurable form factor to allow research chemists to integrate custom sample… | Read article >>

BrightSpec and Cornes Technologies Conclude Demo and Symposium in Japan

Charlottesville, VA—Jan 15, 2018— BrightSpec announced today the successful conclusion of a demonstration of the BrightSpec MRR Discovery series W-band spectrometer in Japan, and a symposium on the molecular rotational resonance (MRR) technique for advanced chemical analysis. The demonstration instrument was hosted in a research laboratory at Sophia University in Tokyo, where it was used… | Read article >>

BrightSpec Tests Continuous Reaction Monitoring in Collaboration with UVA and VCU Medicines for All Institute

Charlottesville, VA—December 20, 2017— BrightSpec, in collaboration with research groups at Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Virginia, completed a successful test of MRR for analyzing and improving innovative drug manufacturing processes.  As part of the collaboration, a BrightSpec MRR Diastereomer/Conformer analyzer was installed at VCU for the near real-time monitoring of a continuous… | Read article >>

BrightSpec Completes First Dual-Band 260-290/520-580 GHz MRR Spectrometer

Charlottesville, VA—Dec 15, 2017— BrightSpec announced today the completion of a new instrument for chemical analysis and dynamics research for the US Army. The BrightSpec Discovery Series MRR instrument is intended for fundamental chemical dynamics research. In a first, the new instrument can be set up to analyze chemical species with frequency transitions in the… | Read article >>