NIR Spectroscopy

Description: Fundamentals of NIR Spectroscopy is an in-depth course guiding you through NIR theory, instrumentation, and chemometrics. This course covers NIR model development and validation with Vision chemometric software and advanced data collection management and instrument management with Vision Air software. Hands-on exercises and Q&A sessions will help you with your key learning needs.

Who Should Attend? Operators of Metrohm benchtop NIR systems, lab managers and supervisors, anyone desiring a deeper knowledge of use and function of Metrohm NIR systems.
Prerequisites: None

What Knowledge Will You Leave With? A fundamental understanding of how qualitative and quantitative NIR analysis works, practice in creating models and libraries and the ability to manage large data sets.

Fundamentals of NIR Spectroscopy for Lab Systems

A comprehensive course covering NIR theory, process instrumentation, chemometrics, and model development/validation.

Day 1: Introduction and Data Acquisition

Spectroscopy and NIR theory


Sampling methods

Vision Air instrument management

Data acquisition with Vision Air software

Vision Air diagnostics and security

Sample sets, filtering, and alerts in Vision Air

Day 2: Qualitative Model Development

Intro to chemometrics

Pre-math treatments

Sample selection

Identification method development

Qualification method development

Library validation

Demonstration of Raman spectroscopy

Hands-on examples

Day 3: Quantitative Model Development

Sample selection

Regression method development

Method validation

Personalized application development

Hands-on examples