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Undergraduate Instrumental Analysis

7th Edition

By James W. Robinson, Eileen Skelly Frame, George M. Frame II

CRC Press

1,264 pages

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Crucial to research in molecular biology, medicine, geology, food science, materials science, and many other fields, analytical instrumentation is used by many scientists and engineers who are not chemists. Undergraduate Instrumental Analysis, Seventh Edition provides users of analytical instrumentation with an understanding of these instruments, c

Table of Contents

Concepts of Instrumental Analytical Chemistry. Introduction to Spectroscopy. Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. Infrared, Near-Infrared, and Raman Spectroscopy. Visible and Ultraviolet Molecular Spectroscopy. Atomic Absorption Spectrometry. Atomic Emission Spectroscopy. X-Ray Spectroscopy. Mass Spectrometry I: Principles and Instrumentation. Mass Spectrometry II: Spectral Interpretation and Applications. Principles of Chromatography. Gas Chromatography. Chromatography with Liquid Mobile Phases. Surface Analysis. Electroanalytical Chemistry. Thermal Analysis. Acronyms Index. Index.

About the Authors

James W. Robinson earned his B.Sc. (Hons), PhD, and D.Sc. from the University of Birmingham, England. Heis professor emeritus of chemistry, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. A fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, he is the author of 250 professional papers, book chapters, and several books including Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy and Atomic Spectroscopy, first and second editions. He was editor in chief of Spectroscopy Letters and the Journal of Environmental Science and Health (both Marcel Dekker, Inc.); executive editor of Handbook of Spectroscopy Vol. 1 - 1974, Vol. 2 - 1974, Vol. 3 - 1981; and Practical Handbook of Spectroscopy- 1991 (all CRC Press). He served on the National University Accreditation Committee from 1970-1971. He was a visiting distinguished professor at University of Colorado - 1972 and University of Sydney, Australia - 1975. He served as the Gordon Conference Chairman in Analytical Chemistry - 1974.

Eileen M. Skelly Frame heads a private consulting company, Full Spectrum Analytical Consultants and is Adjunct Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York. Dr. Skelly Frame has extensive industrial experience in the use of instrumental analysis to characterize a wide variety of substances, from biological samples and cosmetics to high-temperature superconductors, polymers, metals, and alloys. She is a member of the American Chemical Society and ASTM International. Dr. Skelly Frame earned her BS in chemistry from Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and her PhD in analytical chemistry from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge.

George M. Frame II is a retired scientific director, Chemical Biomonitoring Section of the Wadsworth Laboratory, New York State Department of Health, Albany and is a private consultant. He has a wide range of expe

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Analytic
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Organic
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical