3. Tandem Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Polymer Structures and Architectures

  1. Prof. Dr. Christopher Barner-Kowollik2,
  2. Dr. Till Gruendling2,
  3. Dr. Jana Falkenhagen3 and
  4. Dr. Steffen Weidner3
  1. Vincenzo Scionti and
  2. Chrys Wesdemiotis

Published Online: 2 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527641826.ch3

Mass Spectrometry in Polymer Chemistry

Mass Spectrometry in Polymer Chemistry

How to Cite

Scionti, V. and Wesdemiotis, C. (2011) Tandem Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Polymer Structures and Architectures, in Mass Spectrometry in Polymer Chemistry (eds C. Barner-Kowollik, T. Gruendling, J. Falkenhagen and S. Weidner), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527641826.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institut für Technische Chemie und Polymerchemie, Macromolecular Chemistry, Engesserstr. 18, 76128 Karlsruhe, Germany

  2. 3

    Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM), Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Richard-Willstätter-Strasse 11, 12489 Berlin, Germany

Author Information

  1. University of Akron, Department of Chemistry, 302 Buchtel Common, Akron, OH 44325, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527329243

Online ISBN: 9783527641826

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Keywords:

  • collision-induced dissociation (CID);
  • collisionally activated dissociation (CAD);
  • chain end analysis;
  • electron transfer dissociation (ETD);
  • fragmentation efficiency curves;
  • in-space tandem MS;
  • ion mobility separation and tandem MS;
  • tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS, MS2);
  • polymer sequence and architecture

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Activation Methods

  • Instrumentation

  • Structural Information from MS2 Studies

  • Summary and Outlook

  • References