GC / MS: A Practical User's Guide, 2nd Edition
Chapter 2: Sample Preparation and Introduction.
Chapter 3: The Gas Chromatograph.
Chapter 4: The Mass Spectrometer.
Chapter 5: Getting Started In GS/MS.
Chapter 6: Chromatographic Methods Development.
Chapter 7: Mass Spectrometer Setup and Operation.
Chapter 8: Data Processing and Network Interfacing.
Chapter 9: System Maintenance and Troubleshooting.
Chapter 10: GC/MS in the Environmental Laboratory
Chapter 11: GC/MS in Forensics, Toxicology, and Space Science.
Chapter 12: An Introduction to Structural Interpretation.
Chapter 13: Ion Trap GC/MS Systems.
Chapter 14: Other GC/MS Systems.
Chapter 15: An Introduction to LC/MS.
Chapter 16: Innovation in GC/MS.
Marvin C. Mcmaster, PHD, is a consultant and adjunct professor of chemistryat the University of MissouriSt. Louis, teaching courses on HPLC, GC/MS, LC/MS,and laboratory computing. He is a former researcher and product developerfor DuPont, Kraft Foods, and Ciba-Geigy, and previously worked as a technical sales support specialist for instrument companies. In addition to the first edition of this book, Dr. McMaster is the author of HPLC: A Practical User's Guide, Second Edition and LC/MS: A Practical User's Guide, both available from Wiley.
Updated with information on new advances in gas chromatography and mass spectrometry
Includes an annotated CD-ROM
- Discusses the practical aspects of optimizing, tuning, using, and maintaining GC/MS equipment
- Explores recent advances in miniaturized and field-portable GC/MS systems and microfluidic components
- Covers applications in the environmental laboratory and in forensics, toxicology, and space science
- Features information on using spectral databases for identifying compounds
- Includes a CD-ROM with a PowerPoint® slide set, FAQs, tables, and a glossary