Chapter 9. Isotopic Calibration and Quality Control in Continuous Flow Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry

  1. Dr Wolfram Meier-Augenstein1,2

Published Online: 30 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688762.ch9

Stable Isotope Forensics: An Introduction to the Forensic Application of Stable Isotope Analysis

Stable Isotope Forensics: An Introduction to the Forensic Application of Stable Isotope Analysis

How to Cite

Meier-Augenstein, W. (2010) Isotopic Calibration and Quality Control in Continuous Flow Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry, in Stable Isotope Forensics: An Introduction to the Forensic Application of Stable Isotope Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470688762.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre for Anatomy & Human Identification, University of Dundee, UK

  2. 2

    SCRI, Invergowrie, Dundee, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470517055

Online ISBN: 9780470688762

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Keywords:

  • isotopic calibration and quality control in continuous flow IRMS;
  • two-point or end-member scale correction;
  • scale correction of measured δ2H values - measured difference smaller than the actual difference;
  • scale correction of measured δ13C values;
  • raw sample data calibration - proprietary instrument software

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Two-Point or End-member Scale Correction