Detector Talks 2021

With the premiere of our free event Detector Talks, an event is approaching that we would like to share with you. In September, we invite you to our world of detector technology. Be our guest and experience renowned experts from science and industry.

In two compact online sessions, you will get an all-round view of pyroelectric detectors and their use in gas analysis. In view of the range of topics, the event offers great opportunities, especially as an introduction to this topic or as a general refresher for professionals.

28th and 29th September 2021
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm CEST
Online Event

Why You Should Attend

  • Great overview of pyroelectric detectors and their use in gas analysis in two compact sessions
  • Suitable as introduction to the theme or as a general refresher for professionals
  • Exclusive virtual tour through the production rooms of InfraTec
  • Discussion and question rounds afterwards complete every lecture
  • External speakers provide insights into experiences with InfraTec detectors
    • Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wiegleb, Wi.Tec-Sensorik
    • Prof. Dr. Jürgen Wöllenstein, Fraunhofer IPM
    • Dr. Brian C. Smith, Big Sur Scientific
    • Ulrich Ewerlin, Consultant
    • Stefan Andersson, Spectrogon AB

At the get-together at the end of each day, you can share your experiences of the day with other visitors in a relaxed atmosphere.

InfraTec Detector Talks

A Glance at the Event

Experience our guest speakers and InfraTec experts in their fields of expertise.

Day 1 – All You Need to Know About Detectors

Part A (2:00 – 4:00 pm)

Not a Closed Book – Design and Operating Principle of Pyroelectric Detectors
(Patrick Anders, InfraTec)
Hot Topics – Understanding and Tackling Temperature Effects in Pyroelectric Detectors
(Dr.-Ing. habil. Norbert Neumann & Dr.-Ing. Martin Ebermann, InfraTec)
How to Put Things Together – Automation Meets Quality in InfraTec’s Production
(Robert Herre & Falk Petzold, InfraTec)

Part B (4:30 – 6:00 pm)

IR Gas Analysis through the Ages
(Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wiegleb, Wi.Tec-Sensorik)
Optical Aspects of NDIR Gas Analysis
(Prof. Dr. Jürgen Wöllenstein, Fraunhofer IPM)
Get-together for exchange between all participants and speakers
PYROMID® Multi Channel Detectors

Day 2 – The Pyroelectric Detector in the Gas Analysis

Part A (2:00 – 4:00 pm)

Lambert-Beer Law – The Basics of NDIR Gas Measurement
(Dr. rer. nat. Volker Hönig, InfraTec)
Seven NDIR System Design Pitfalls (You Should Avoid)
(Ulrich Ewerlin, Consultant)
Design and Technical Challenges at the Manufacturing of Interference Filters for Gas Analysis

Part B (4:30 – 6:00 pm)

Behind the Scenes – How Pyroelectrics Are Utilized in Spectroscopy
(Justin Jensen, InfraTec LLC)
The Use of a Fabry-Perot Interferometer Based Spectrometer to Analyse Cannabis Samples
(Dr. Brian C. Smith, Big Sur Scientific)
Get-together for exchange between all participants and speakers

You are welcome to attend and forward this information to interested parties. Please note that you have to register for both days individually.

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