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Agilent Technologies Announces Gas Chromatography App on the App Store



Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that a GC Calculator App is now available on the App Store. The GC Calculator is a first-of-its-kind gas chromatography app for the iPhone and iPod touch. The GC pressure and flow calculator app can be used to instantly and accurately determine pressures and flows through open tubular capillary columns. The app is based on the popular PC version that has been downloaded more than 10,000 times from the Agilent website.

“Agilent continues to provide innovative solutions to help our customers drive productivity,” said Anne Jones, vice president of Agilent’s Chemistries Division. “Our customers can use this practical and convenient app anywhere and at anytime to quickly see how different GC conditions will affect their column flow and pressure before setting up their system.”

The GC Calculator App is available free of charge from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at Agilent GC Calculator works with iPhone 4, iPhone 3G, the original iPhone, and iPod touch.

Agilent introduced an LC Calculator App earlier this year, also available free of charge from the App Store, which includes hundreds of Agilent column configurations and other method parameters to improve chromatography. Scenarios can be quickly formed and compared with a simple tap or swipe on the innovative multi-touch user interface to discover what combination of parameters work best to increase analysis speed and lab productivity.

Agilent is the world’s leader in chromatography instrumentation, offering the widest selection of industry leading GC columns, sample preparation products and supplies. All are engineered or selected by experienced design teams, manufactured to demanding specifications and tested under a variety of strict conditions. Agilent’s entire GC portfolio ensures a lifetime of peak performance for the instrument and maximum productivity in the lab.

About Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is the world’s premier measurement company and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, electronics and communications. The company’s 18,500 employees serve customers in more than 100 countries. Agilent had net revenues of $4.5 billion in fiscal 2009. Information about Agilent is available at


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