Chemical Microscopy to Teach Special Course at Emporia State University | News


LAFAYETTE OUEST, Ind., December 14, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Dale Purcell, Ph.D., president of Chemical Microscopy and consultant at Improved Pharma, will teach a microscopy sample preparation course at Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas. The course will be a hybrid course including aspects of sample preparation as well as advanced polarized light microscopy (PLM) techniques. Special topics that will be covered include: interactions of polarized light with matter, anisotropy, extinction, thickness vs. optical path difference, sign of elongation, interference figures, pleochroism, Becke’s line, relative refractive indices, and analyzes of glass, fibers, animals and humans. hair and polymer films. The course is aimed at laboratory instructors, who will then pass their knowledge on to the students of the university. Dr Purcell says: “As scientists we are always looking for ways to share our knowledge and advance the field. Microscopy is an area that requires extensive practice and training, and I am delighted to be able to participate in this educational opportunity. »The course takes place from December 13 until 17.

For more information on microscopy techniques, please contact us at 1-765-490-6428. For more information on all of Improved Pharma’s services, please contact us at [email protected] or 1-765-463-9951.

About chemical microscopy:

Chemical Microscopy is a materials research and analysis company specializing in the identification, classification and characterization of small quantities, unknown or foreign substances, using optical microscopy, electron microscopy, microspectroscopy and microchemistry in pharmaceutical and other industries. The company was founded in 2011.

About the Enhanced Pharmacy

Improved Pharma is a research, consultancy and information company dedicated to improving pharmaceutical methods, formulations and processes. Services include solid state shape studies, formulation design, synchrotron techniques, analytical testing and expert advice for the development and defense of intellectual property issues. The company was founded in 2006 by Stephen and Sarah Byrn, who also founded SSCI.

Media contact

Pam smith, Improved Pharma, (765) 463-9951, [email protected]

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