Laitinen, Herbert A. Formerly, Department of Chemistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.
Wilson, George S. Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas.
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- Molecular spectroscopy
- Mass spectrometry
- Nuclear magnetic resonance
- Electron spectroscopy
- Electrochemical analysis
- Other phenomena
- Separation techniques
- Biochemical methods
- Thermal methods
- Sample handling and processing methods
- Links to Primary Literature
- Additional Readings
The science of chemical separations, characterizations, and measurements, which yield information about chemical systems. Analytical chemistry has a broad range of practices from basic research to industry, including applications in food, pharmaceutical, forensic, environmental, materials, and space science as well as biotechnology, nanotechnology, and medical technology.
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