Author | Rachael Szafnauer

Rachael Szafnauer received an M.Sci in forensic science from the University of South Wales, UK, where her final‑year project focused on fingerprinting emerging psychoactive substances using advanced techniques such as GC×GC–TOF MS, in collaboration with Markes International. She later took up the role of thermal desorption product specialist at Markes, providing technical and application support to the commercial team, before taking on her current role at the start of this year, specialising in the development of applications using extraction and enrichment techniques.