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The Troubleshooting and Maintenance Guide for Gas Chromatographers, 5th Edition

The Troubleshooting and Maintenance Guide for Gas Chromatographers, 5th Edition

Dean Rood

ISBN: 978-3-527-33287-8

Jan 1991

400 pages

Select type: Hardcover

$140.00

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Description

The fifth edition of this best-selling classic in gas chromatography has been thoroughly revised and updated, and now features approximately 25% completely new content, including the new topics of purge and trap samplers, headspace samplers, and chromatogram integration.
The content covered is based on the most common problems, questions and misconceptions about capillary gas chromatography, taken from dozens of years of experience the author has gathered in customer support for the leading manufacturer. The result is the only efficient and logical troubleshooting guide for users of this technique, maximizing both lifetime and performance of GC instrumentation. Since a detailed knowledge of chemistry or chromatography is not required, this is the perfect guide for technicians.
Introduction to Capillary Gas Chromatography
Basic but Essential Definitions and Equations
Capillary GC Columns: Tubing
Capillary GC Columns: Stationary Phases
Capillary GC Columns: Dimensions
Carrier Gas
Operation and Maintenance of Injectors
Operation and Maintenance of Detectors
Column Installation
Column Test Mixtures
Causes and Prevention of Column Damage
Troubleshooting Capillary GC Systems
*The new edition features approximately 25% completely new content, including the new topics:
-purge and trap samplers
-headspace samplers
-chromatogram integration