Chapter 16. Forensic Sciences

  1. Rolf Ekman2,
  2. Jerzy Silberring3,
  3. Ann Westman-Brinkmalm2 and
  4. Agnieszka Kraj3
  1. Maria Kala

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470395813.ch16

Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Interpretation, and Applications

Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Interpretation, and Applications

How to Cite

Kala, M. (2008) Forensic Sciences, in Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Interpretation, and Applications (eds R. Ekman, J. Silberring, A. Westman-Brinkmalm and A. Kraj), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470395813.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Molndal, Sweden

  2. 3

    Poland Faculty of Chemistry and Regional Laboratory, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

Author Information

  1. Institute of Forensic Research, Krakow, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 21 NOV 2008

Book Series:

  1. Wiley-Interscience Series in Mass Spectrometry

Book Series Editors:

  1. Dominic M. Desiderio4,5 and
  2. Nico M. M. Nibbering6

Series Editor Information

  1. 4

    Departments of Neurology and Biochemistry, USA

  2. 5

    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA

  3. 6

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471713951

Online ISBN: 9780470395813

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Keywords:

  • forensic toxicology and criminalistics analytical methods;
  • sample preparation and GC-MS or LC-MS analysis;
  • MS quantification and specific ion fragments (SIM)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials Examined and Goals of Analysis

  • Sample Preparation

  • Systematic Toxicological Analysis

  • Quantitative Analysis

  • Identification of Arsons

  • References