4. Advances in Laser Ablation–Multi-Collector Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry

  1. Prof. Dr. Frank Vanhaecke2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Patrick Degryse3
  1. Takafumi Hirata

Published Online: 21 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527650484.ch4

Isotopic Analysis: Fundamentals and Applications Using ICP-MS

Isotopic Analysis: Fundamentals and Applications Using ICP-MS

How to Cite

Hirata, T. (2012) Advances in Laser Ablation–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.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

Author Information

  1. Kyoto University, Graduate School and Faculty of Science, Kitashirakawa Oiwake-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan

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:

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

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Precision of Isotope Ratio Measurements

  • Stable Signal Intensity Profiles: Why So Important?

  • Signal Smoothing Device

  • Multiple Ion Counting

  • Isotope Fractionation During Laser Ablation and Ionization

  • Standardization of the Isotope Ratio Data

  • Acknowledgments

  • References