VUV Analytics Hires New Senior Director of Applications

Addition to Executive Team Expands Company's Chromatography and Applications Expertise

Jack Cochran, VUV Analytics, Senior Director of Applications

VUV Analytics Inc. is pleased to announce Jack Cochran as Senior Director of Applications.

"Applications development is becoming increasingly important, as VUV technology proliferates from R&D chemists and early adopters to mainstream analytical users across the full range of laboratory and process functions, " said Clark Jernigan, CEO of VUV Analytics. "We are extremely excited to have someone of Jack’s reputation and experience to lead our team and expand our capabilities in this critical area."

Jack has spent 30 years in laboratories performing GC method development related to environmental, food safety, metabolomics, forensics, petroleum, and cannabis applications.  He is a noted expert in sample preparation, GC-MS, and GC×GC, and is frequently an invited speaker at scientific conferences. 

"I am thrilled to be a part of VUV Analytics and help drive the development of new methods using VUV spectroscopy," stated Jack Cochran, Senior Director of Applications. "It is exciting to be part of this growing team and to lead the expansion of applications leveraging our innovative technology.”

Mr. Cochran will oversee the Applications Team at VUV Analytics as well as develop new applications for the award-winning VGA-100, VGA-101, and SVGA-100 gas chromatography and streaming gas detectors.  Mr. Cochran previously served as Director of New Business and Technology at Restek where he led the GC Applications Team and contributed significantly to new product development.

About VUV Analytics

VUV Analytics is the world leader in vacuum ultraviolet (VUV) absorption spectroscopy. VUV Analytics manufactures the VGA-100, VGA-101, and SVGA-100 universal gas chromatography (GC) and streaming gas detectors.  Everything absorbs strongly in the VUV spectrum.  Compounds can be unambiguously identified and quantitated in a variety of applications including oil & gas, forensics, fragrances & flavors, petrochemical, environmental, and life science.  For more information visit​​

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Source: VUV Analytics

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