White on White Paper: Attogene

White on White Paper: Attogene

Communicating the Stories of Colour in Science: Formaldehyde testing in consumer products through colour measurement The Company: Attogene The Project: Formaldehyde testing in consumer products through colour measurement The Need: Rapid, accurate and affordable colour measurement tools. The Solution: The Attotector Detection Kit + the Nix QC Colour Sensor; creating a portable, durable and accurate way of measuring colour (without paper colour cards) and improving formaldehyde detection capabilities. To improve

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A better way to measure color

A better way to measure color

Cheese, avocados, fish, meat…the list goes on. Food comes in all shapes, forms, and colors. And where there’s color, there’s color management.  “Every single product on the market inherently has a color,  and this color needs to be measured and controlled in some way. ” explains Will Sheridan, Nix’s resident Scientific Applications Consultant. “Color is one of the first things that a customer will notice about a product. It creates

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Where there’s a Will, there’s a way.

Where there’s a Will, there’s a way.

Meet Will Sheridan, our resident Scientific Applications Consultant. To get a better understanding of everyday life at Nix for Will, we chatted with him about his work, his clients (spoiler alert: alpaca farmers!), and the project he’s patiently waiting to tackle… Nix: Will, not everyone knows the ins-and-outs of the role of a Scientific Applications Consultant. Can you tell us what you do? Will: To put it simply, I help

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Using the Nix Pro for Soil Color Sensor Data

Using the Nix Pro for Soil Color Sensor Data

A group of students and staff members at Clemson University have created a study using accurate, and low-cost sensor technology to collect soil color data. The objective of this study was to develop a mobile application that would enable users to create their own soils database consisting of GPS location and soil color data gathered using the application with the Nix Pro. The content below will discuss background knowledge on this study,

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