The Unscrambler 9.6

The Unscrambler 9.6 is a comprehensive, multivariate data analysis software product. This product focuses on interpretation rather than statistics thereby enhancing decision-making and the speed at which decisions can be made. It requires no programming and has easy to load data features.

Extensively used across a wide range of research and industrial applications, The Unscrambler 9.6 includes advanced Chemometrics, Spectroscopy and cutting-edge Sensometrics. The results are demand-driven formulations, process optimisation and cost-savings and increased ROI in product development, process control, quality control and R&D.

Application Areas of Unscrambler 9.6:

  • Exploratory Statistics
  • Regression Analysis
  • Classification
  • Prediction
  • Design of Experiments
  • Data Pretreatments


Analysis Method

  • Descriptive statistics (Mean, Standard Deviation, Box-Plot, skewness, kurtosis, correlation matrix)
  • Principal Component Analysis (PCA)
  • Multivariate Curve Resolution (MCR)
  • Regression (MLR, PCR, PLS-R, 3-way PLS-R)
  • Prediction from PCR, PLS-R and 3-way PLSR models
  • Clustering (K-Means)
  • Classification (SIMCA, PLS-DA)
  • ANOVA and Response Surface ANOVA
  • Validation options: Leverage Correction, Cross-Validation (freely choose number of samples per segment), Test Set
  • Variable Scaling options: Scaling is free on each variable. Suggested options: Auto-scaling, Constant, Passify
  • Interaction and Square terms can be included in PCA, MLR, PCR and PLS-R models


  • Combines ease-of- use with comprehensive DoE and MVA methods
  • Supports various instrument file formats and offers numerous data preprocessing capabilities
  • Ensures greater ROI by reducing the number of experiments required
  • Generates models that can be used for on-line prediction and classification in CAMO Software's Online Unscrambler Predictor (OLUP) & Online Unscrambler Classifier (OLUC)
  • Discovers patterns and relationships in data using the powerful methods of PCA, PLSR analysis & DoE capabilities
  • Has easy- to- upload data features and point-and-click ability that allow users to focus on interpretation of results rather than statistics
  • Is non-industry specific and has multiple applications within a variety of data intensive organizations
  • Facilitates data import, easy cut and paste transferability of various views, making it easier to develop reports and interpret results, competently

Industry Application Areas & Usage

Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology

  • Improves the understanding of the drug manufacturing environment and process.
  • Creates models (PLS .cal file) that can be used with third party software for discriminate analysis purposes (raw material identification).
  • 21 CFR Part 11 guideline Compliance


  • Provides the means to construct and deploy quantitative prediction models with unparalleled lead times.

Food & Beverage

  • Accurately derives the optimal average shelf life of the formulation ingredient
  • Helps quantify the link between product quality and location

Oil & Gas

  • Facilitates fuel classification according to type, and correlates physical parameters such as Density, Flash Point, Naphthalene’s, Aromatics etc
  • Enables determining of the proportion of CO, NO and water vapour concentrations for different engine conditions and at different temperatures
Analysis and opinion

Robert Roe investigates some of the European projects focusing on preparing today’s supercomputers and HPC programmers for exascale HPC


The Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC) at Forschungszentrum Jülich in Germany has been operating supercomputers of the highest performance class since 1987. Tim Gillett talks to Norbert Attig and Thomas Eickermann


Gemma Church investigates how simulation and modelling de-risks the detection and extraction of geothermal energy resources


Robert Roe investigates the importance of upgrading legacy laboratory informatics systems and the benefits this provides to scientists