Discrete Sample Introduction Techniques for Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444899514, 9780080934556

Discrete Sample Introduction Techniques for Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry, Volume 34

1st Edition

Authors: D. Beauchemin D.C. Grégoire D. Günther V. Karanassios Jean-Michel Mermet T.J. Wood
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444899514
eBook ISBN: 9780080934556
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 12th December 2000
Page Count: 594
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Table of Contents

Series Editor´s Preface. Authors' Preface. Current status of ICP-MS. Introduction. Description of the technique. Advantages. Limitations. Present capabilities. Extended capabilities with mixed-gas plasmas. Acknowledgement. References. Flow injection techniques. Introduction. Principles. Limited dispersion systems (D = 1 - 3). Medium dispersion systems (D = 3-10). Large dispersion systems (D > 10). Reduced dispersion systems (D < 1). Other possibilities. Acknowledgement. References. Electrothermal vaporization sample introduction for inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry. Introduction. Instrumentation. Analytical domain of ETV-ICP-MS. Principle of operation of ETV-ICP-MS. Background spectral features. Mechanism of vaporization of analyte. Chemical modification, physical carriers and mass transport efficiency. Non-spectroscopic interferences. Applications. Concluding remarks. References. Laser ablation for inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry. Laser ablation. Different types of laser ablation-based analysis. Specific use of LA-ICP-MS. Laser principles. Laser ablation systems. Signal acquisition and data processing. Sample preparation. Calibration. Elemental fractionation. Figures of merit. Applications. Spark and arc ablation. The future. References. Direct sample insertion. Introduction. Instrumentation for DSIs. Effect of operating conditions on analyte signal behaviour. Mixed-gas DSI-ICP-AES. Chemical modification. Further extension of the analytical capability of the ICP. using DSIs. Reductions of spectroscopic interference in ICP-MS. Analytical performance characteristics. Applications. Conclusions. Acknowledgements. References. Index.


Description

Series Editor´s Preface. Authors' Preface. Current status of ICP-MS. Introduction. Description of the technique. Advantages. Limitations. Present capabilities. Extended capabilities with mixed-gas plasmas. Acknowledgement. References. Flow injection techniques. Introduction. Principles. Limited dispersion systems (D = 1 - 3). Medium dispersion systems (D = 3-10). Large dispersion systems (D > 10). Reduced dispersion systems (D < 1). Other possibilities. Acknowledgement. References. Electrothermal vaporization sample introduction for inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry. Introduction. Instrumentation. Analytical domain of ETV-ICP-MS. Principle of operation of ETV-ICP-MS. Background spectral features. Mechanism of vaporization of analyte. Chemical modification, physical carriers and mass transport efficiency. Non-spectroscopic interferences. Applications. Concluding remarks. References. Laser ablation for inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry. Laser ablation. Different types of laser ablation-based analysis. Specific use of LA-ICP-MS. Laser principles. Laser ablation systems. Signal acquisition and data processing. Sample preparation. Calibration. Elemental fractionation. Figures of merit. Applications. Spark and arc ablation. The future. References. Direct sample insertion. Introduction. Instrumentation for DSIs. Effect of operating conditions on analyte signal behaviour. Mixed-gas DSI-ICP-AES. Chemical modification. Further extension of the analytical capability of the ICP. using DSIs. Reductions of spectroscopic interference in ICP-MS. Analytical performance characteristics. Applications. Conclusions. Acknowledgements. References. Index.

Readership

For users and potential users of ICP-MS equipment in research establishments.


Details

No. of pages:
594
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2000
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080934556
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444899514

About the Authors

D. Beauchemin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemistry, Queens University, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 3N6

D.C. Grégoire Author

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Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0E8

D. Günther Author

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Laboratorium für Analaytische Chemie und Spurenanalytik, ETH, CH-0092 Zürich, Switzerland

V. Karanassios Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Guelph-Waterloo Center for Graduate Work in Chemistry, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3G1

Jean-Michel Mermet Author

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Spectroscopy Forever, Tramoyes, France

T.J. Wood Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Guelph-Waterloo Center for Graduate Work in Chemistry, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3G1