Prof. J.H. (John) van der Maas passed away on June 2 at the age of 83.
He will be missed.
VibSpec is a company set up in 2004 by Peter de Peinder and Prof. Joop (John) van der Maas to meet the demands as regards training, software and consultancy services in the field of Vibrational Spectroscopy.
VibSpec has access to high-end equipment to perform NIR, MIR and Raman measurements (FT-IR and Raman microscopes, ATR, DRIFT and specular or grazing angle). VibSpec is available to advise on subjects in the field of Near-, Mid- and Far-infrared as well as Raman spectroscopy and chemometrics. VibSpec performs feasibility studies and develops and implements methods based on spectroscopy and multivariate data analysis. We can measure, interpret and create the dedicated solution for you.
Currently courses are organised at Utrecht University on Multivariate Data Analysis, Interpretation of Infrared Spectra, Raman Spectroscopy, Infrared Reflection Techniques and the basics of Infrared spectroscopy (IRC). Over 1900 people have attended these courses. VibSpec also arranges training on-site (worldwide), tailored to the requirements of the customer.
VibSpec was partner of the CatchBio consortium (interview), NanoNextNL, TASC, SuBiCat and of NanoPhysics.