January 23, 2020

Radboud University is currently developing a compact, fast scanning, transportable Fourier Transform Spectrometer (FTS) which is compatible with high repetition rate mid-infrared supercontinuum sources. This FTS system will be used in combination with the novel mid-inf...

December 10, 2019

The FLAIR sensor system consists of an innovative 2D spectrometer system embedded on an airborne platform. Please, see the picture. 

The general working principle is the following: a broad spectrum generated by a specifically designed supercontinuum laser (emi...

November 14, 2019

The Consortium has decided to rely on new airborne platforms: a zeppelin for initial tests and comparison to a ground based sensor installed on a tower (at tower test in Switzerland) and a manned helicopter for final verification and measurements (see Figure).

The...

February 25, 2019

Senseair has built and trimmed a long path length Multipass cell with a light distance of almost 18 meters. This equipment has been shipped to the researchers at CSEM in Neuchatel, Switzerland for verification and test.

The next step in the development of optics is to r...

January 25, 2019

CSEM in Switzerland is currently designing and implementing an alternative detector prototype. The initial spectrometer with the VIPA is showing adequate resolution to resolve the fine structure of N2O gas spectral footprint. However, it appeared that the detection lim...

January 10, 2019

Radboud University has recently finished the characterization and performance verification of the new NIT camera for spectroscopy applications. “ We developed a lab-based spectroscopy system based on a supercontinuum light source from NKT, a multipass absorption cell,...

October 1, 2018

FLAIR project now has presence on Youtube! Watch our recently released documentary if you missed it. 

July 12, 2018