Neil Lander
Neil Lander
I have worked for Waters Corporation since 1994 and have held a variety of positions including Technical Support Specialist, Technical Trainer, Manager Customer Education and currently, Principal Product Manager in the Informatics group. I provide internal support for Empower CDS software and I am focused on developing laboratory software solutions that help organizations achieve their scientific and operational objectives. Prior to joining Waters Corporation, I was an analytical chemist where I gained experience in both the cosmetics and specialty chemical industries.

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Get Empowered: Another Reader Question on Quantitating Impurities | Tip #78

By July 18, 2018
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Lots of questions about calculating impurities in Empower Software! Here’s another answer to a reader who inquired: How do you quantitate impurities against the main component? We’re happy to show how…

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Get Empowered: Reader Question on Quantitating Impurities | Tip #77

By July 11, 2018
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We answer another reader’s question about using Empower Software: How do you summarize specified and unspecified impurities in a sample and quantitate them against the main component?

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Get Empowered: Reader Question on Impurity Response with Two APIs | Tip #76

By July 3, 2018
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We answer a reader’s question about using Empower Software: How do you calculate impurity response when there are two APIs in the sample?

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Get Empowered: Reader Question on Retention Time Difference | Tip #75

By June 27, 2018
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We answer another reader’s question: Why is the retention time of my peak slightly different than the retention time of the UV apex spectrum for the peak?

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Get Empowered: Reader Question | Tip #74

By June 20, 2018
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We answer a reader’s question as we’re discussing how to use Empower’s System Suitability option: How can I calculate the ratio of peak height to valley height when I have a valley point between peaks?

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Get Empowered: Review Window and the Processing Method | Tip #73, System Suitability

By June 13, 2018
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Whether you’re in a QC lab and need to track the amount of active in each batch that ships, doing Method Development and need to track the number of injections you get out of a column, or if you are a process chemist tracking the completion of a reaction, Control Charts is a great visual tool in Empower Software. See how to use it.

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Get Empowered: Review Window and the Processing Method | Tip #72, System Suitability

By June 5, 2018
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72: What is the Acceptance Criteria Limits on the Limits tab in Empower Software’s System Suitability Option? What is it and when would it be used?

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Get Empowered: Review Window and the Processing Method | Tip #71, System Suitability

By May 30, 2018
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#71: Learn how Empower CDS calculates Detector Noise and Drift using the System Suitability option.

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Get Empowered: Review Window and the Processing Method | Tip #70, System Suitability

By May 23, 2018
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#70. Using the System Suitability Option, learn how Empower Software calculates Baseline Noise and Drift. This can be useful if you are not in a regulated laboratory environment when you probably want to calculate Signal to Noise without the USP, EP, or JP formula.

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Get Empowered: Review Window and the Processing Method | Tip #69, System Suitability

By May 16, 2018
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#69: Learn how Empower Software calculates Peak-to-Peak Noise for USP, EP, and JP Signal-to-Noise calculations.

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