News tagged with near-infrared spectroscopy

Analyzing uranium ore concentrate samples

(Phys.org) —A team of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers has pioneered the use of a long-standing technology for a new application—analyzing the chemical composition of uranium ...

Oct 03, 2013
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Babies' brains tuned to sharing attention with others

Children as young as five months old will follow the gaze of an adult towards an object and engage in joint attention, according to research funded by the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research Council. The findings, published ...

Jan 27, 2010
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The hair brush that reads your mind

(PhysOrg.com) -- One of the main techniques for measuring and monitoring mental activity, called functional near infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS), can often be impaired because a person's hair gets in the way. But now, thanks ...

Oct 19, 2010
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