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Analytical Chemistry

 

Modern analytical chemistry is focused to a large extent on instrumental analysis. It involves new applications, new methods of analysis, discovery of new principles of measurements, and application of other discoveries (e.g. microchip devices, lasers, plasma) for qualitative and quantitative measurements. Analytical chemistry makes important contributions to a diverse set of fields including industry, forensics, medicine, biology, physics, archaeology, geology, homeland security, food science, space science, and nanotechnology. Students conducting research with analytical faculty receive training in different areas including chromatography, electrophoresis, mass spectrometry, electrochemistry, microscopy, spectroscopy, and hyphenated techniques. These skills, together with the interdisciplinary training, serve well during the job search after graduation.

 

For more information, go to the ACS Division of Analytical Chemistry




Participating Faculty


Steven Bach
Carlos García
Waldemar Gorski

 

 

Relevant Journals


Analytical Chemistry
Electroanalysis
Electrophoresis
The Analyst
Analytical Chimica Acta
J. of Electroanalytical Chemistry

 

 

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