LCGC North America-02-01-2010

How the combination of an electroextraction with hollow-fiber liquid-phase microextraction can lead to a selective, rapid new method.

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From the Editor

February 01, 2010

Most readers of LCGC are no doubt familiar with the debate that has been going on within the field of analytical chemistry concerning the conference industry. Are in-person events becoming less popular? Will budget-tightening impact attendance significantly in 2010? And so on. While there is certainly some validity to the theory that in-person meetings in general are not as business-critical as they once were, to get an idea of how the staff of LCGC feels about this debate, one has only to look at the schedule of events we have planned for Pittcon 2010, set to run from February 28 to March 5 in the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

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MS–The Practical Art

February 01, 2010

This month's installment addresses some elementary aspects of the mass spectrum, the tools employed by the experienced practitioner, and advances being made into identifying unknowns.

In this article, the combination of SPME with GC×GC and GC×GC–TOF-MS is discussed using mixtures of solvents as example analytes

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John Dolan examines some questions he recently received concerning the changes that took place in the 2009 edition of the United States Pharmacopoeia.

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The History of Chromatography

February 01, 2010

Industry veteran and 2009 LCGC Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Harold McNair writes about the early days of gas chromatography and his experiences through the years.

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February 01, 2010

Click the title above to open the LCGC North America February 2010 regular issue, Vol 28 No 2, in an interactive PDF format.