Product News: Rigaku Analytical Devices to Showcase Handheld Raman Feature Enhancements at Security and Defense Events

Latest handheld technology from Rigaku will be featured at conferences focusing on emergency response, law enforcement, military and security industries

28 Jun 2017


Rigaku Corporation is pleased to announce that Rigaku Analytical Devices, a leading provider of innovative handheld Raman spectrometers, will be showcasing feature enhancements of the handheld Rigaku Progeny ResQ analyzer at a number of upcoming events.  These enhancements include an expanded library that includes the latest fentanyl strands, the ability to pair a smartphone to view live field analysis, customized setting applications specific to analysis conditions, and the ability to identify lower concentrations using a SERS signal enhancement kit. 

With the use of a handheld 1064nm Progeny ResQ spectrometer, first responders have the ability to bring analytical technology to the point of need, which minimizes the impact of HazMat (hazardous materials) incidences, terrorist threats, and drug trafficking. 

Product demonstrations can be seen at the following upcoming events:

  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (CBRN) Exhibition in Fort Leonard Wood, MO June 26-28 at Booth #219
  • Non-Conventional Threat (NCT Europe), Congress Center Haus in Sonthofen, Germany June 28-29 Booth #43
  • Interpol World Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Singapore July 5-7 Booth #4N01
  • Ravens Challenge, Real World IED Incident Training in Hua Hin, Thailand July 10-21
  • International Association of Fire Chiefs’ Fire Rescue International (FRI 2017)  Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC  July 27-29 Booth #504

To find out more visit the Rigaku Analytical Devices team at the aforementioned events, or visit here.