Members of the SpectraBase Editorial Board who will provide editorial direction for SpectraBase as well as product guidance on KnowItAll U include:
"It is an honor to have such a renowned group of members on the KnowItAll U Advisory Board and SpectraBase Editorial Board," said Gregory M. Banik, Ph.D., General Manager of Bio-Rad's Informatics Division. "We are eager and excited about working closely with each of these members to further Bio Rad's commitment to outstanding educational resources and technologies."
KnowItAll U is a unique spectroscopy resource for research and teaching. Containing data for NMR, IR, UV-Vis, and Raman spectroscopy as well as mass spectrometry, KnowItAll U is a collection of over 1.3 million spectra—the world's largest collection. In addition, KnowItAll U includes Bio-Rad's award-winning spectroscopy and cheminformatics software, the KnowItAll Informatics System and Bio-Rad's new platform-independent web browser spectral search interface, KnowItAll AnyWare™, that runs on Windows, Macintosh, and Linux computers.
The SpectraBase database is a community reference spectral database that is created, reviewed, and edited by members of the community themselves. Data deposited in SpectraBase is attributed to the institution submitting the data, and a record-based ratings capability adds a peer review capability to the entire database.