Chapter 1. Spectroscopy of Neutral Peptides in the Gas Phase: Structure, Reactivity, Microsolvation, Molecular Recognition

  1. Julia Laskin PhD2 and
  2. Chava Lifshitz PhD3
  1. Markus Gerhards

Published Online: 6 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/047005042X.ch1

Principles of Mass Spectrometry Applied to Biomolecules

Principles of Mass Spectrometry Applied to Biomolecules

How to Cite

Gerhards, M. (2006) Spectroscopy of Neutral Peptides in the Gas Phase: Structure, Reactivity, Microsolvation, Molecular Recognition, in Principles of Mass Spectrometry Applied to Biomolecules (eds J. Laskin and C. Lifshitz), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047005042X.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Fundamental Sciences Division, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, P.O. Box 999 K8-88, Richland, WA 99352, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Physical Chemistry and The Farkas Center for Light Induced Processes, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91904, Israel

Author Information

  1. Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Institut für Physikalische Chemie I, Universitätstrasse 26.33.O2, 40225 Düsseldorf, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2006
  2. Published Print: 16 OCT 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471721840

Online ISBN: 9780470050422

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Keywords:

  • laser spectroscopic methods and microwave spectroscopy;
  • double-resonance and amino acid microwave spectroscopy;
  • neutral peptides spectroscopy in gas phase

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Historical Background

  • Experimental Setups and Methods

  • Spectroscopy on Selected Amino Acid Model Systems

  • Double-Resonance and Microwave Spectroscopy on Amino Acids

  • Spectroscopic Analysis of Peptide Structures

  • Molecular Recognition

  • Calculations and Assignment of Vibrational Frequencies

  • Summary and Outlook

  • References