A UV –Visible Spectrophotometer is commonly seen in most laboratories. Due to its simplicity, speed, ease of use and non-destructive analysis features it finds applications in several qualitative and quantitative estimations. It is accepted as a workhorse and its performance reliability is generally taken for granted. However, like any other sophisticated laboratory instrument its performance validation against reference materials needs to be performed regularly to ensure highest reliability on reported results.
Performance Verification of UV – Visible Spectrophotometer
Dr Deepak Bhanot is a seasoned professional having nearly 30 years expertise beginning from sales and product support of analytical instruments. After completing his graduation and post graduation from Delhi University and IIT Delhi he went on to Loughborough University of Technology, UK for doctorate research in analytical chemistry. His mission is to develop training programs on analytical techniques and share his experiences with broad spectrum of users ranging from professionals engaged in analytical development and research as well as young enthusiasts fresh from academics who wish to embark upon a career in analytical industry.