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– Kati Laakso, a geologist by profession, Kati joined Specim in October 2014 after finishing her PhD in mineral spectroscopy at the University of Alberta, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences. An eager advocate of hyperspectral imaging, Kati uses her experience in image analysis to conduct feasibility studies across a broad range of laboratory and remote sensing applications.