Coblentz Society News & Events

We’ll share links to interesting news stories, announce Coblentz events and more.

Dr. Richard A. Crocombe

2022 EAS Award Winner

Dr. Richard A. Crocombe, past secretary of the Society and a past president of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy will be honored by the Eastern Analytical Symposium with the 2022 EAS award for Outstanding Achievement in Vibrational Spectroscopy.  The Award will be presented at the conference scheduled November 14-16, 2022. Learn more. 

Rohit Bhargava

Rohit Bhargava Wins Gold Medal

Professor Rohit Bhargava, a well-known member of the Society will be honored by the NY/NJ Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy and receive the section’s Gold Medal Award at the 2022 Eastern Analytical Symposium scheduled November 14-16, 2022. Learn more.

Dr. L. Robert Baker

2022 Coblentz Award Winner

The Society has announced that Dr. L. Robert Baker is the winner of the 2022 Coblentz Award. His accomplishments include developing a reflection analog to XUV transient absorption.  Learn more.

Dr. Wei Min

2022 Craver Award Winner

The Society has announced that Dr. Wei Lin is the winner of the 2022 Craver Award. Dr. Min has made important contributions to the development of stimulated Raman scattering (SRS) microscopy.  Learn more.

Yamuna Phal

2022 Fateley Award Winner

The Society has announced that the 2022 William G. Fateley Award winner is Yamuna Phal, a Ph.D. candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC).  Learn more.

Coblentz Student Awards

2022 Coblentz Student Winners

Sayantan Mahapatra, Lamyaa M. Almehmadi, and Ethan A. Perets are the winners of the 2022 Coblentz Society Student Awards.  Learn more.

Martin Zanni

2022 Lippincott Award Winner

The Society has announced that the 2022 Ellis R. Lippincott Award will be presented to Martin Zanni, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA “for innovative contributions to the technology and application of two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy.” Learn more.

Photonics Spectra Spectroscopy Conference

Discover New & Evolving Trends

View the Photonics Media Spectroscopy conference and learn about evolving trends and applications in spectroscopy. Register or login to watch. Learn more.

International Journal of Spectroscopy Special Issue

Dr. Peter Griffiths Honored

Applied Spectroscopy is proud to honor longtime former Coblentz President, SAS member  and infrared and Raman spectroscopy specialist Dr. Peter Griffiths, with this January 2022 (76/01) special issue, out just in time for his January 20th birthday! See an overview of the special edition.

Coblentz Society Sponsor Program

Coblentz Society Sponsors

The Society has launched a corporate Sponsor program. If you are interested in gaining the benefits of the sponsorship, please contact for more information.

Coblentz Society T-shirts

Coblentz Society T-shirts!

Congratulations to Chelsea Zoltowski, Dave Schiering, and Taylor Payne, who all claimed new Coblentz Society T-shirts during our contest at SciX. If you would like one of the new T-shirts, visit the Coblentz Store!