Author | Charles William Russ IV

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Why Use Signal-To-Noise As a Measure of MS Performance When It Is Often Meaningless?

May 01, 2011

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Signal-to-noise of a chromatographic peak from a single measurement has been used determine the performance of two different MS systems, but this parameter can no longer be universally applied and often fails to provide meaningful estimates of the instrument detection limits (IDL).