Chapter 4. Ion Detection Systems

  1. Johanna Sabine Becker

Published Online: 19 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470517222.ch4

Inorganic Mass Spectrometry: Principles and Applications

Inorganic Mass Spectrometry: Principles and Applications

How to Cite

Becker, J. S. (2007) Ion Detection Systems, in Inorganic Mass Spectrometry: Principles and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470517222.ch4

Author Information

  1. Research Centre Jülich, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470012000

Online ISBN: 9780470517222

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Keywords:

  • collision surface;
  • ion beam collector;
  • secondary electron multiplier (SEM);
  • secondary electrons formation;
  • magnetic shielding;
  • magnesium oxide surface layers;
  • high work function and low dark current;
  • medium amplification range;
  • conventional amplification techniques;
  • individual electron pulses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Faraday Cup

  • Secondary Electron Multiplier

  • Combination of Faraday Cup and Secondary Electron Multiplier

  • Channel Electron Multiplier and Microchannel Plates

  • Daly Detector

  • Multiple Ion Collection System

  • Fluorescence Screen and Photographic Ion Detection

  • References