13. Accurate Mass Measurements With a Reflectron Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer and the Direct Analysis in Real Time (DART) Interface for the Identification of Unknown Compounds below Masses of 500 DA

  1. Imma Ferrer Research Scientist and
  2. E. Michael Thurman Director
  1. O. David Sparkman Professor,
  2. Patrick R. Jones and
  3. Matthew Curtis

Published Online: 11 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470429969.ch13

Liquid Chromatography Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry: Principles, Tools, and Applications for Accurate Mass Analysis, Volume 173

Liquid Chromatography Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry: Principles, Tools, and Applications for Accurate Mass Analysis, Volume 173

How to Cite

Sparkman, O. D., Jones, P. R. and Curtis, M. (2008) Accurate Mass Measurements With a Reflectron Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer and the Direct Analysis in Real Time (DART) Interface for the Identification of Unknown Compounds below Masses of 500 DA, in Liquid Chromatography Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry: Principles, Tools, and Applications for Accurate Mass Analysis, Volume 173 (eds I. Ferrer and E. M. Thurman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470429969.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Center for Environmental Mass Spectrometry (CEMS), Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA

Author Information

  1. Pacific Mass Spectrometry Facility, Department of Chemistry, College of the Pacific, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUL 2008
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470137970

Online ISBN: 9780470429969

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Keywords:

  • accurate mass measurements with reflectron time-of-flight;
  • DART analysis using a TOF mass spectrometer;
  • schematic representation of DART ion source

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Information Content

  • DART Interface for Sampling and Ionization

  • Illustrative Example of a DART Analysis Using a TOF Mass Spectrometer

  • Conclusions

  • References