Accession Number : ADD012567
Title : Method of Mass Spectrometry.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Hudgens,Jeffrey W
Report Date : 23 Sep 1986
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : Ions of a particular gas in a mixture of gases are made for mass spectrometry purposes by selectively electronically exciting the target gas and allowing the excited target gas to undergo a charge exchange reaction with a reagent ion.
Descriptors : *PATENTS, *MASS SPECTROMETRY, *ION EXCHANGE, *CHARGED PARTICLES, EXCHANGE REACTIONS, GAS IONIZATION, IONIZED GASES, EXCITATION, LASER BEAMS, CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE