Chapter 2. A Mass Spectrometer's Building Blocks

  1. Rolf Ekman1,
  2. Jerzy Silberring2,
  3. Ann Westman-Brinkmalm1 and
  4. Agnieszka Kraj2
  1. Ann Westman-Brinkmalm and
  2. Gunnar Brinkmalm

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470395813.ch2

Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Interpretation, and Applications

Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Interpretation, and Applications

How to Cite

Westman-Brinkmalm, A. and Brinkmalm, G. (2008) A Mass Spectrometer's Building Blocks, 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.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

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

Author Information

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

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. Desiderio3,4 and
  2. Nico M. M. Nibbering5

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    Departments of Neurology and Biochemistry, USA

  2. 4

    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA

  3. 5

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471713951

Online ISBN: 9780470395813

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Keywords:

  • mass spectrometer and its building blocks;
  • atmospheric pressure photoionization (APPI);
  • cryogenic or energy-sensitive calorimetric detectors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Ion Sources

  • Mass Analyzers

  • Detectors

  • References