US Patent No. 9,170,191

Motorized variable path length cell for spectroscopy
Oct 30, 2015

Thermo Electron Scientific Instruments (Thermo Fisher) has been awarded US Patent No. 9,170,191, "Motorized variable path length cell for spectroscopy."

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