50 years of IR spectroscopy.

In: Nachrichten aus der Chemie, Jg. 50 (2002) ; Nr. 11, S. 1232,1234,1236
ISSN: 1439-9598
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Chemie
A history is given on the development of IR spectroscopy during the last 50 yr. Double-beam spectrometers, the Fourier-transform spectroscopy, the technique of attenuated total reflection, and the role of IR spectroscopy in process monitoring are included. News from market overviews and trend reports are used for illustration.