Cookies

Like most websites The Analytical Scientist uses cookies. In order to deliver a personalized, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. Learn more.
Techniques & Tools Liquid Chromatography

Critical Calling

What’s your drive for conducting research?


I’ve worked within an instrument manufacturer and as an academic researcher, and obviously the motivation is dependent on the role. As a vendor, it’s interesting to lend a hand in supporting the research of your customers while generating business revenue – I thoroughly enjoyed the many collaborations with customers across industries in this space.

My overall drive, though, is the impact that our field has on developing understanding across disciplines. It’s not simply about the chromatography or the MS, but mostly about the information these techniques present to us. In biopharmaceuticals, for example, analytical approaches facilitate drug development and quality, and – further afield – they also ensure the quality of the food we eat and the water we drink. Many are unaware of this link between analytical science and our day-to-day lives, but it’s highly motivating to know that we support crucial areas of society.

Read the full article now

Log in or register to read this article in full and gain access to The Analytical Scientist’s entire content archive. It’s FREE!

Login

Or register now - it’s free!

You will benefit from:

  • Unlimited access to ALL articles
  • News, interviews & opinions from leading industry experts
  • Receive print (and PDF) copies of The Analytical Scientist magazine

When you click “Register” we will email you a link, which you must click to verify the email address above and activate your account. If you do not receive this email, please contact us at [email protected].

Register to The Analytical Scientist

Register to access our FREE online portfolio, request the magazine in print and manage your preferences.

You will benefit from:

  • Unlimited access to ALL articles
  • News, interviews & opinions from leading industry experts
  • Receive print (and PDF) copies of The Analytical Scientist magazine

Register