Seminar: Digest, Synthesize & Analyze (Session Two)

Seminar: Digest, Synthesize & Analyze (Session Two)


Microwave Synthesis & Raman Spectroscopy Analysis

Join us for a half day presentations and demo with lunch included. We will explore the Raman Spectrometers (Cora 100 & 5001);  the Microwave Digestion Series (closed vessel), Multicube 48 (open vessel) and Ball Mill (grinding) as well as the new Microwave-Raman combination.


  • 08:00 - 09:00: Room is fogged with disinfectant 
  • 09:00 - 09:30: Arrival
  • 09:30 - 10:30: Presentation
  • 10:30 - 10:45: Break
  • 10:45 - 11:15: Unwind with a fun activity
  • 11:15 - 11:45: Laboratory demonstration
  • 11:45 - 12:45: Lunch (individually packed)
  • 12:45: End

*Strict COVID protocols will be place from entrance to exit*

Target group: Chemicals, Education

Date: 2021-04-14, 09:00 - 13:00 (SAST UTC+02:00)
Venue: Johannesburg, Afrika-Borwa, Anton Paar South Africa Johannesburg
Language: English
Number of participants: 10
Trainer: Ms. Akhona Qambela, Mr Shane Woods

Akhona obtained her BSc (Hons) in Chemistry from Rhodes University and joined Anton Paar Southern Africa in 2014 as part of the Measurement Department. She has extensive experience working with clients across various industries and took over the role of Raman Product Manager in 2018. Her main focus is providing solutions for R&D and quality control in Gauteng and surrounding inland provinces.

Shane obtained his BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry from the University of Johannesburg and started his career as a lab analyst which later progressed into a research and development role and eventually sales. He joined Anton Paar Southern Africa’s sales team in 2019 as part of the Measurement Department, responsible for the sales and support of the Analytical and Synthetic Chemistry (ASC) product range. He was appointed as Product Manager ASC in July 2020 with the main focus being to provide solutions for R&D and quality control laboratories in South Africa.

End of registration: 2021-04-13

Contact person and registration:
Ms. Akhona Qambela
Tel.: +27 83 325 8069
Lorin Renaud
Tel.: +27 10 443 0965
Mr Shane Woods
Tel.: +27 71 633 6975