Chapter 5. Introduction to Mass Spectra Interpretation: Organic Chemistry

  1. Rolf Ekman2,
  2. Jerzy Silberring3,
  3. Ann Westman-Brinkmalm2 and
  4. Agnieszka Kraj3
  1. Albert T. Lebedev

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470395813.ch5

Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Interpretation, and Applications

Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Interpretation, and Applications

How to Cite

Lebedev, A. T. (2008) Introduction to Mass Spectra Interpretation: Organic Chemistry, 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.ch5

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. Organic Chemistry Department, Moscow State University, Russia

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:

  • quantitative GC-MS and LC-MS analyses and mass chromatograms;
  • mass spectrometry ortho-effect and alkylsalicylate fragmentation;
  • mass spectra interpretation - theoretical rules and approaches

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Basic Concepts

  • Inlet Systems

  • Physical Bases of Mass Spectrometry

  • Theoretical Rules and Approaches to Interpret Mass Spectra

  • Practical Approaches to Interpret Mass Spectra

  • References