Seminars and Training

Blend monitoring using integrated NIR in partnership with PHARMATECH

Tuesday 31st of March at 11:00   Using online near infrared PAT sensors isn’t new in the Quality By Design approach but the capabilities are constantly improving and evolving. Scimed and Pharmatech have partnered, with support from Viavi, to offer combined systems using the Viavi MicroNIR PAT-W near infrared sensor integrated with Pharmatech’s range of blender systems including their OPC interface. In this webinar, we will demonstrate the NIR and blender technology integration and showcase the recent chemometric features, such as Golden Batch, within the new V3.2 MicroNIR Pro software. We will give an introduction to the main features on…

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Webinar day: for the petroleum industry. latest testing methods and technologies

Wednesday 3rd March 2021 – Online SciMed are once again holding their popular one-day seminar on techniques for the petroleum industries from refineries to fuels and  lubricating products. This free to attend event includes a number of technical talks with technical experts your current and future analytical and process requirements.   The program will include the following talks: 09:30 – Determining the energy content of your fuel (ASTM D240 to modern day)   10:00 – Latest Petroleum International Standards for XRF.   11:00 – The importance of both robust and versatile sample handling combined with intelligent detector design to ensures…

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Understanding Chemical Reaction Hazards

This event has now taken place. You can still register to access our recording of the webinar   The consequences of uncontrolled exothermic chemical reactions and exothermic decompositions can be devastating, and it is important the hazards are fully understood. SciMed are the only “one stop shop” company able to offer a complete range of testing equipment, contract testing and expert advice for all your requirements. In this webinar we will give an overview of the equipment and testing we offer along with advice on when these instruments can be used in the study of chemical rection hazards.   Who…

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You call that a stirred reactor?

This event has now taken place. You can still register to access our recording of the webinar Please join us for a 60 minute webinar on stirred high pressure reactors with both practical demonstrations and discussions about stirring in a variety of applications in high pressure reactors. This webinar will define what is meant by a stirred reactor, discuss the mechanical obstacles that need to be overcome to provide mechanical stirring in a high pressure environment, and look at some interesting examples of what is possible in a Parr stirred reactor.     Who should attend? Scientists, engineers, and laboratory…

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Why switch from hydrogen bottles to a hydrogen generator

This event has now taken place. You can still register to access our recording of the webinar Please join us for a 60 minute webinar on hydrogen production with the H-Genie hydrogen generator including demonstrations of the H-Genie’s capabilities. In this webinar we will look at the benefits of using hydrogen generators in the laboratory over traditional bottled hydrogen. We will also dip into some of the inherent dangers of hydrogen, and how the H-genie can be used to address them.   Who should attend? Scientists, engineers, and laboratory staff members who use hydrogen in the laboratory. What will be…

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Powder XRF Forum organised by RIGAKU

We are pleased to announce that Rigaku Europe SE will be holding a three days Powder XRD Forum which will be conducted in ON-LINE format following the best practices for on-line conferences and events.   The event will be scheduled in the first week of March 2021 after attaining agreement with all key speakers.   During the meeting we will discuss classical XRD topics as well as advanced X-ray scattering techniques:   Progress in structure solution and refinement using powder diffraction data Total scattering studies (PDF analysis) Use of XRPD in the pharmaceutical industry Non ambient in-situ studies Battery materials…

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Battery and Energy storage Webinar Day

Following the success of our previous seminar day, which was held at University College London, SciMed is please to announce another day dedicated at the applications of battery and energy storage research. The day will consist in a series of individual Webinars covering: X-ray Diffraction (XRD) Thermal Methods: thermal analysis and calorimetry Eletrochemistry. When will it take place? Wednesday 14th of June   The talks will be as follows: Applications of thermal analysis & calorimetry for the development & testing of batteries –Thermal Analysis and calorimetry can play an important part in the characterisation of batteries and battery materials. This…

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The importance of elemental analysis in the food and beverage market

This event has now taken place. You can still register to access our recording of the webinar   This webinar will focus on the full range of applications to the food & beverage market, from raw materials to packaging to finished-goods testing. We will cover everything from percentage-level macro-testing to trace-level elemental speciation. We will explore the range of techniques available, particularly AAS, ICP-OES and ICP-MS, and look at both liquid and solids analyses. We will also be running a live analysis session on our demo ICP-MS. Who is this webinar for? Any scientists, analysts, researchers or technicians involved in…

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Webinar: The formulation of CBD products (and other botanical extracts) using Ultrasound and assessing their stability and key characteristic of particle size

The formulation of CBD products (and other botanical extracts) using Hielscher Ultrasound and assessing their stability and key characteristic of particle size using a Brookhaven Omni.   This Webinar will cover the following topics Forming emulsions with CBD and formulation of products using Hielscher ultrasound technology Drinks, gels, juices, sweets & candy or just good old oil under the tongue are all ways CBD has been marketed. The questions is, how do you go from the raw extract or isolate to dispersing this precious commodity into your product that will hopefully hit the shelves of shops across the country? The…

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Webinar: Fast and simple determination of fat, oil and grease (FOG) in effluent samples

Food production, manufacturing sites and waste services are facing increasing demand to quantify the amount of fat, oil and grease in their effluent streams. The classical methods are cumbersome, laborious and often inaccurate. This talk discusses the issues with the different analytical methods and positions a quick and easy method, based around the InfraCal analyser using EPA method 1664. When will this take place? This webinar will take place on Wednesday 27th of January at 14:00 and will last 1h approx. It will be run via Microsoft Teams Live. It will be a combination of a technical presentation and a…

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On-Line Webinar Day for the Waste, Environmental and Recycling Industries December 2020

Thursday 3rd December 2020 – Online SciMed are once again holding their popular one-day seminar on techniques for the waste, environmental & recycling industries.  But this time it will be online! This free to attend event includes a number of technical talks with technical experts your current and future analytical and process requirements. The program will include the following talks: Analysis of waste and other unknown materials by XRF Sensitivity, selectivity & simplicity. Getting the most from your samples with AA & ICP Environmental monitoring of total organic carbon by TOC for dirty samples Bomb calorimetry – how to determine…

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Spectro Scientific Minilab presentation for on site preventative oil condition monitoring

Watch this excellent video by Malcolm Haigh our Oil Condition Monitoring Product Manager providing a detailed over view of the benefits and use of the Spectro-Ametek Minilab.   For more information about registering to this event or to get more information on the MINILAB please contact us by either calling us on  +44 (0) 161 442 9963, send an email to enquiries@scimed.co.uk or complete our enquiry form.

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Webinar: The benefit of direct injection Total Carbon/Nitrogen for the handling of heavy and dirty matrices

Please join us for a 90 minute webinar with both practical and presentation sessions. In this webinar we will explore new application areas for TOC /TN analysis, and demonstrate the unique benefits that the Multi NC 2100 S offers with its unique direct injection. The Multi NC 2100 S TOC/TN analyser (with its direct-injection sample introduction) is suitable for a wide variety of analyses ranging from ultra-pure water testing in pharmaceuticals to vaccine quality control to sediment and soils. When will this take place? This webinar will take place on Wednesday 27th of January at 10:00 and will last 1h30…

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