8. Automated Data Processing and Quantification in Polymer Mass Spectrometry

  1. Prof. Dr. Christopher Barner-Kowollik4,
  2. Dr. Till Gruendling4,
  3. Dr. Jana Falkenhagen5 and
  4. Dr. Steffen Weidner5
  1. Dr. Till Gruendling4,
  2. William E. Wallace1,
  3. Prof. Dr. Christopher Barner-Kowollik4,
  4. Charles M. Guttman2 and
  5. Anthony J. Kearsly3

Published Online: 2 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527641826.ch8

Mass Spectrometry in Polymer Chemistry

Mass Spectrometry in Polymer Chemistry

How to Cite

Gruendling, T., Wallace, W. E., Barner-Kowollik, C., Guttman, C. M. and Kearsly, A. J. (2011) Automated Data Processing and Quantification in Polymer Mass Spectrometry, 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.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 4

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

  2. 5

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Institute of Standards and Technology, Chemical and Biochemical Reference Data Division, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA

  2. 2

    National Institute of Standards and Technology, Polymers Division, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA

  3. 3

    National Institute of Standards and Technology Applied and Computational Mathematics Division Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA

  4. 4

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

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:

  • mass spectrometry (MS);
  • molecular mass distribution (MMD);
  • homopolymers;
  • ion mobility spectrometry (IMS);
  • size-exclusion chromatography (SEC);
  • poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • File and Data Formats

  • Optimization of Ionization Conditions

  • Automated Spectral Analysis and Data Reduction in MS

  • Copolymer Analysis

  • Data Interpretation in MS/MS

  • Quantitative MS and the Determination of MMDs by MS

  • Conclusions and Outlook

  • References