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EAS 2017 Final Program & Mobile App now Available

Download the 2017 EAS Final Program and check out our list of short courses, Tech Program, the six honorees of the EAS Awards and eight student awardees, read what’s new for our exposition at the Crowne Plaza Princeton Conference Center in Plainsboro, NJ and so much more! Final Program (be patient it is a large file)  Don’t…

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Plenary Lecture

Think Big but Design Small, a Path to Modern Analytical ChemistryJanusz Pawliszyn, University of Waterloo, Department of Chemistry, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 3G1 The presentation summarises my involvement in different areas of Analytical Chemistry leading to miniaturized portable devices and on-side applications.  My early work as new faculty in 1980’s on application of technologies developed…

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The move to Princeton

Earlier this year, EAS President Justin Pennington announced our move to the Crowne Plaza Princeton-Conference Center and Hotel in the Princeton area. The move from Somerset, after more than 25 years, may have been a surprise to regular attendees but it had been planned for some time. While we valued the relationships we had built…

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2017 American Microchemical Society Benedetti Pichler Award

Somenath Mitra is a Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Science and the Exec. Director Otto York Center for Environmental Engineering and Science at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).   He received his BS in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (Kharagpur, India), MS in Environmental Engineering and PHD in Analytical Chemistry from Southern…

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2017 New York Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy Gold Medal Award:

Professor Van Duyne discovered surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS), invented nanosphere lithography (NSL), and developed ultrasensitive nanosensors based on localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR) spectroscopy. His research interests include SERS, LSPR spectroscopy, plasmonics, nanoscale biosensors, atomic layer deposition (ALD), ultra-high vacuum tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (UHV-TERS), electrochemical tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (EC-TERS) and surface-enhanced femtosecond stimulated Raman spectroscopy…

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Message from the EAS President

The year 2017 begins a new journey for EAS with our move to the Crowne Plaza Princeton – Conference Center in Plainsboro, NJ.  We are very grateful for the past 25 years in Somerset, have many fond memories of the times we spent, and truly are appreciative of the consistency it afforded.   However, over the…

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American Microchemical Society Benedetti-Pichler Award

Merlin Bruening is a Professor of Chemistry at Michigan State University.  He received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering in 1989 and an M.S. in Chemistry in 1990 from Brigham Young University.  In 1995, Dr. Bruening obtained his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rohovot, Israel, where he worked under the direction…

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EAS/CoSMoS Proudly Present – Method Development Olympics!

Are you interested in a challenge?  Would you enjoy designing experiments and competing against other state of the art laboratories developing an analytical method to characterize an unknown sample?  If so, the EAS/CoSMoS Method Development Olympics (MDO) 2016 is the challenge for you!  Judges will evaluate results based on accuracy and amount of ancillary information…

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2016 New York Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy Gold Medal Award

Professor James G. Fujimoto obtained his bachelors, masters, and doctorate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1979, 1981, and 1984, respectively. His doctoral research was under Prof. Erich Ippen in the area of ultrafast optics. He is currently the Elihu Thomson Professor of Electrical Engineering and on the faculty of the Research Laboratory of…