3. Multi-Collector Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry

  1. Prof. Dr. Frank Vanhaecke4 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Patrick Degryse5
  1. Michael Wieser1,
  2. Johannes Schwieters2 and
  3. Charles Douthitt3

Published Online: 21 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527650484.ch3

Isotopic Analysis: Fundamentals and Applications Using ICP-MS

Isotopic Analysis: Fundamentals and Applications Using ICP-MS

How to Cite

Wieser, M., Schwieters, J. and Douthitt, C. (2012) Multi-Collector Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry, in Isotopic Analysis: Fundamentals and Applications Using ICP-MS (eds F. Vanhaecke and P. Degryse), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527650484.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Ghent University, Department of Analytical Chemistry, Krijgslaan 281-S12, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

  2. 5

    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Center for Archaeological Sciences, Celestijnenlaan 200E, 3001 Leuven, Belgium

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Calgary, Department of Physics and Astronomy, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada

  2. 2

    Thermo Fisher Scientific, Hanna-Kunath-Strasse 11, 28199 Bremen, Germany

  3. 3

    Thermo Fisher Scientific, 8848 S Raven Ridge, Safford, AZ 85546, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328963

Online ISBN: 9783527650484

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Keywords:

  • inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry;
  • multi-collector;
  • isotope ratio

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Early Multi-Collector Mass Spectrometers

  • Variable Multi-Collector Mass Spectrometers

  • Mass Resolution and Resolving Power

  • Three-Isotope Plots for Measurement Validation

  • Detector Technologies for Multi-Collection

  • Conclusion

  • References