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GC / MS: A Practical User's Guide, 2nd Edition

GC / MS: A Practical User's Guide, 2nd Edition

Marvin C. McMaster

ISBN: 978-1-118-21005-5

Sep 2011

192 pages

$78.99

Description

Updated and expanded, the classic guide to GC/MS helps chromatographers quickly learn to use this technique for analyzing and identifying compounds. After explaining the fundamentals, it discusses optimizing, tuning, using, and maintaining GC/MS equipment; explores advances in miniaturized and field-portable GC/MS systems and microfluidic components; and more. Complete with a CD-ROM, it covers applications in the environmental laboratory and in forensics, toxicology, and space science. This is the premier resource for professionals in those fields and for students.
Chapter 1: Introduction.

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.

  • 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