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Handbook of GC/MS: Fundamentals and Applications

Handbook of GC/MS: Fundamentals and Applications

Hans-Joachim Hübschmann

ISBN: 978-3-527-61285-7

Dec 2007

608 pages

Select type: O-Book

Description

This is the first comprehensive reference work for GC/MS.
It offers broad coverage, from sample preparation to the evaluation of MS-Data, including library searches. Fundamentals, techniques, and applications are described.
A large part of the book is devoted to numerous examples for GC/MS-applications in environmental, food, pharmaceutical and clinical analysis. These proven examples come from the daily practice of various laboratories.
The book also features a glossary of terms and a substance index that helps the reader to find information for his particular analytical problem.
The author presents in a consistent and clear style his experience from numerous user workshops which he has organized. This is a thoroughly revised and updated English edition based on an edition which was highly successful in Germany.
Introduction
BASICS
Sample preparation
Gas chromatography
Mass spectrometry
Special aspects of GC/MS coupling
INTERPRETATION OF A GC/MS ANALYSIS
Graphic representation of chromatograms
Compound identification based on GC/MS analysis
Quantitative analysis using GC/MS systems
Common contaminants in GC/MS
APPLICATIONS
Glossary