Life is often about making a choice or the best possible compromise
between two aspects that seem to stand diametrically opposed to each
other. For example, staying out late for dinner with friends while
planning a long hike the following day with an...
I particularly enjoy this time of year: Warm evenings, late sunset, the
sky illuminated in a wide variety of colors between blue, yellow and
red. This fantastic mixture makes me relax and helps me prepare for the
next day.Interestingly, the analysis ...
The analysis of metals is commonly performed on all types of waters and
foodstuffs to make sure the water we drink is free from toxic lead and
the food we eat does not contain the highly toxic inorganic forms of
arsenic. But what about metals in the ...
This week, I had to carry out a task I rarely need to do these days. One
of the lamps in the ceiling light blew when I was preparing the coffee
maker for its daily service. While searching unsuccessfully in the house
for a replacement, it occurred to...
Like many others in the past few months, I have been tasked to find new
solutions to problems I did not realize existed. For example, working
from my home office instead of going to the Thermo Fisher Scientific
Center of Excellence for Mass Spectrome...
Les deux techniques (ICP-OES et ICP-MS) fournissent une analyse rapide
multi-éléments. Des éléments tels que le Cd et le Pb font souvent
l'objet de recherches en raison de leur toxicité, mais de nombreux
autres éléments peuvent également être analysé...