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Direct Analysis of Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Purified Mineral Oils for Foods & Cosmetics Applications with GC-VUV

Journal of Chromatography A

Dr. Hans-Gerd Janssen demonstrates the differences when measuring aromatics in mineral oil samples with GC-VUV versus the traditional methods NPLC-GC-FID and SPE-GC-FID for sensitivity and repeatability.

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Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy: A New Tool for Gas Chromatography Analysis of Terpenes in Flavours and Fragrances


Article describes the unique capabilities of GC-VUV in terpene analysis including straightforward isomer identification, easy resolution of co-eluting peaks, & shorter GC run times. Terpene isomer…

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Authentication Of Vanilla Extracts Using Gas Chromatography – Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy

Science Trends

Article explains how GC-VUV is a useful tool for the authentication of vanilla extracts and other food matrices. Co-eluting peaks can be easily deconvolved and GC…

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Carbohydrate Analysis by Gas Chromatography

Journal of Chromatography A

Methodology for qualitative and quantitative carbohydrate analysis by gas chromatography coupled to vacuum ultraviolet detection (GC-VUV) is presented.

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Vanilla Adulteration Using GC-VUV Spectroscopy

Food Analytical Methods

In this work, gas chromatography-vacuum ultraviolet spectroscopy (GC-VUV) was used for the authentication of vanilla extracts.

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VUV en Vogue – The Analytical Scientist

The Analytical Scientist

Kevin Schug, Nicholas Snow, and Luigi Mondello share thoughts on GC-VUV application to FAMEs, flavor and fragrance, and PAH analysis.

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GC-VUV Spectroscopy For Analysis of Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAMEs)

Food Chemistry

VUV absorption spectra of 37 FAMEs were recorded, including saturated, monounsaturated, and polyunsaturated isomers.

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Analysis of Long-Chain Unsaturated Fatty Acid Methyl Esters by Ionic Liquid Gas Chromatography – Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry

Four ionic liquid (IL) columns, SLB-IL59, SLB-IL60, SLB-IL65, and SLB-IL111, were evaluated for more rapid analysis or improved resolution of long-chain methyl and ethyl esters.

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An Interview with Dr. Nicholas Snow About Gas Chromatography and VUV Spectroscopy

Paul Johnson, VUV Analytics

VUV Analytics recently announced Dr. Nicholas Snow as the recipient of their summer 2016 academic grant, which provides Dr. Snow’s laboratory with the use of the…

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