EDISON, N.J., May 17, 2012 — Horiba Scientific’s LabSpec 6 Raman software platform is a complete application that guides researchers through system setup, Raman spectrum data and map acquisition, measurement and data processing, and report generation. It enhances the functionality of earlier versions and offers comprehensive data acquisition, processing and display functions for the company’s full range of Raman, cathodoluminescence and photoluminescence spectrometers. LabSpec 6 has a newly designed interface with an intuitive data browser. New features include an integrated multivariate analysis module for characterization of complex data sets and increased ultrafast “on the fly” data processing, enabling final results to be obtained during the acquisition. There is also a customizable report generation tool. Simple and powerful, the software allows researchers to handle advanced analytical functionalities in multiuser environments without having to learn the intricacies of a new software platform.