Stephen Brown | Authors

Stephen Brown is Chief Technical Officer at Vivalis.


Monday Tutorial Sessions

The tutorial sessions at HPLC 2018 are part of the conference’s educational mission. The sessions consist of presentations given by experts on various topics, with more background provided than might be presented in a typical 20-minute talk.

Instrumentation: Mass Analyzer Innovations

This Wednesday morning session will cover instrumental advances for improving signal-to-noise, digital waveform technology, ion mobility, and duty cycle, and for MS analysis of precursor and neutral loss scans and intact high m/z molecular ion analysis. It will be chaired by Randall E. Pedder of Ardara Technologies and will be held in Hall D from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Microorganisms and the Microbiome

This Wednesday afternoon session will present new research into the microbiome. It will be chaired by Trent Northern of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and will be held in Ballroom 20A from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

MS in the Field and in the Clinic

This Tuesday morning session will discuss clinical and field applications of mass spectrometry, such as proteomic genotyping, detection of cancer tumors and metastases, tissue profiling, and therapeutic drug monitoring. It will be chaired by Alan Rockwood of Rockwood Scientific Consulting and will be held in Ballroom 6CF from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.