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Gas Chromatography


Shellie, RA, Gas Chromatography, Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences, Academic Press, JA Siegel, PJ Saukko (ed), United States of America, pp. 579-585. ISBN 978-0-12-382165-2 (2013) [Revised Book Chapter]

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DOI: doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-382165-2.00245-2


© 2013 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. Gas chromatography (GC), along with other chromatographic techniques, is vitally important in forensic science to separate substances of analytical interest. This article explores some of the theories of GC and leads the reader through discussions of injectors, columns, and detectors. An introduction to column selection, choice of pneumatic conditions, and temperature settings is also provided.

Item Details

Item Type:Revised Book Chapter
Keywords:forensic science, gas chromatography
Research Division:Chemical Sciences
Research Group:Analytical chemistry
Research Field:Separation science
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in the chemical sciences
UTAS Author:Shellie, RA (Professor Robert Shellie)
ID Code:83925
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Austn Centre for Research in Separation Science
Deposited On:2013-03-27
Last Modified:2014-02-24

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