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The Mass Spectrometer

A mass spectrometer is used to: Identify the presence of isotopes. Measure the relative abundances of isotopes. Measure relative atomic masses and relative molecular masses. Identify unknown compounds. Five stages of the spectrometer Vaporisation. The sample is injected as a gas, or as a liquid that is heated to vaporise it. Ionisation. An electron… Continue Reading →