Spectroscopy-02-01-2005

Spectroscopy

Spectroscopy and the Search for Ancient Life on Mars (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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The author discusses an instrument called SEARCH (Scan for Extinct Astrobiological Residues and Current Habitats) designed for use on NASA Mars rover missions.

Analysis of Fusarium Toxins Using LC?MS-MS (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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The authors present an MS technique that reliably detects several types of fungal mycotoxins, and compare electrospray ionization and atmospheric chemical ionization techniques.

Monitoring API Drying Operations with NIR (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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The authors describe implementation and performance of a miniaturized NIR analyzer and associated chemometric techniques applied to the monitoring of a drying process for active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs).

End of the Spectrum: Embracing the Old and the New at PittCon 2005 (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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World's largest event for the analytical sciences emphasizes bioanalysis while staying true to its roots in traditional chemical science.

High-Resolution Ultrasonic Spectroscopy: Analysis of Microemulsions (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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This article introduces the application of high-resolution ultrasonic spectroscopy for the analysis of emulsions and suspensions.

Molecular Spectroscopy Workbench - Revisiting the Polarization Interferometer (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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Maligned by early design issues, the polarization interferometer has not been a significant tool in many analysts' arsenals. New technical improvements could change that.

Mass Spectrometry Forum - Masses in Mass Spectrometry: Perfluors and More (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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Part II of this four-part series on mass calibration looks at the chemical compounds used as mass calibrants in mass spectrometry.

Emerging Technologies in the Mass Spectrometry Arsenal (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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This article provides an overview of several recently developed technologies that will improve the utility and performance of mass spectrometers in a number of applications.

Tech Note - Design Criteria for ICP Spectrometry Using Advanced Optical and CCD Technology (PDF)

February 01, 2005

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The authors describe an ICP detection technology that combines photo-current conversion and a solid-state multichannel detector.