CHEM 647 - Mass Spectrometry
Fall 2021, Section 100
Instruction Mode: Section 100 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Chemistry (CHEM)
Department: LSA Chemistry
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Advisory Prerequisites:
Undergraduate instrumental analysis.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course is focused on gaining a deep understanding of the physical principles of this technique, including generation and measurement of high vacuum, sample introduction systems, ionization methods, ion optics, mass analysis, ion detection, electronics, and data processing. Methods for tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS) experiments are also discussed in detail, including collision-induced dissociation, surface-induced dissociation, photodissociation, and techniques involving radical ion chemistry, e.g., electron capture and transfer dissociation, as well implementation of MS/MS on various mass analyzers.


CHEM 647 - Mass Spectrometry
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100 (LEC)
 In Person
MWF 11:00AM - 12:00PM

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