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Raising money for Shelter

At BlueScientific, we are all about helping the community around us as well as raising money for charities. This year one of our two Directors , Tom Warwick, will be taking part in the London Landmarks Half Marathon on the 3rd of April 2022. He will be raising money for Shelter, for every £1 donated, […]

Li-ion battery analysis

Analysing Li-ion Battery Electrode Materials with XPS

An example of how XPS surface analysis can be used in battery development, to analyse li-ion battery electrode materials for a better understanding of the SEI layer.

Thermo Scientific XPS

New XPS Range from Thermo Scientific

BlueScientific is now the official distributor for XPS from Thermo Scientific in the UK, Sweden and Denmark. XPS (X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy aka ESCA) is a quantitative surface analysis technique.

Nansocale IR system

New Bruker Dimension IconIR Nanoscale IR Spectroscopy Platform

The new Bruker Dimension IconIR is a large-sample nanoscale infrared spectroscopy and chemical imaging system. It sets new standards in chemical and material property mapping with sub-10nm chemical imaging resolution.

Why use FEG-SEM

Why use FEG-SEM?

FEG-SEM (Field Emission Gun – Scanning Electron Microscope) provides the very highest resolution imaging compared to regular SEM. It’s now available in an easy-to-use, desktop instrument: the Phenom Pharos G2.

RMS Geology Conference 2021

Microscopy and Microanalysis in Geological and Archaeological Sciences (Online Event)

A virtual event on 9-10 November 2021 from RMS about microscopic imaging and microanalysis of geological and archaeological materials (free to attend).

XRD in Battery Development

XRD in Battery Development

An overview of how X-Ray Diffraction is used in battery development and energy storage materials analysis.

Metals Analysis

New Bruker Q4 POLO – Compact Spark-OES Metals Analyser

The Bruker Q4 POLO is a new spark-OES metals analyser. It’s a compact, benchtop system, with best-in-class analysis of metals from Li to Bi, opening up new applications for a system of this size.

Aerospace engineering

Coating Failure Analysis with SEM-EDS for Aerospace Materials Development

A case study of how SEM-EDS was used for failure analysis of thermal barrier coating in a turbojet engine, for materials development in aerospace engineering.

Cryo-EM with the Gatan BioContinuum HD

New Gatan BioContinuum HD Imaging Filter

Gatan’s best-in-class BioContinuum imaging filter for cryo-EM is now available with EELS and EFTEM.