Interfaces and Interphases in Analytical Chemistry (ACS Symposium Series 1062)

Interfaces and Interphases in Analytical Chemistry (ACS Symposium Series 1062)

By: Mark F. Vitha (editor), Robin Helburn (editor)Hardback

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The book focuses on analyses that occur at particular interfaces or in specific interfacial regions. A broad range of electroanalytical, spectroscopic, and chromatographic techniques are discussed. As analytical devices continue to shrink, and as nanoparticles and colloids continue to grow as interesting areas of research, it is important to develop methods that probe the unique chemistry at interfaces and to understand how that chemistry differs from bulk behavior. Each chapter in this book focuses, in some way, on the chemistry occurring in unique, non-bulk environments. At the same time, this is not a book about surface analysis techniques, per se. Rather, it is a book about taking advantage of the unique properties of interfaces and interphases to develop or better understand new methods of analysis. As such, the book is organized according to the type of material being used, rather than by analysis technique.

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Robin S. Helburn is Assistant Professor in the department of chemistry and physics at St. Francis College. Mark F. Vitha is Assistant Professor of chemistry at Drake University in Des Moines, IA, and the editor of the Chemical Analysis Series.


Preface ; 1. The "Interface" in Analytical Chemistry: Overview and Historical Perspective ; R. S. Helburn ; 2. Defining the Micelle/Water Interface Using Computational and Experimental Results ; Mark F. Vitha ; Drake University, Department of Chemistry, Des Moines, Iowa 50311 ; 3. Characterizing the Micelle/Water and Vesicle/Water Interface Using Solvatochromism and Linear Solvation Energy Relationships ; Mark F. Vitha ; 4. Supported Lipid Bilayer Electrophoresis for Separation and Analytical Studies of Cell Membrane Biomolecules ; Susan Daniel and Ling Chao ; 5. New Approaches to Monolithic Columns ; Stefan Vujcic, Ivonne M. Ferrer, Jose G. Rivera, Li Li, and Luis A. Colon ; 6. Formation, Structure, and Reactivity of Amino-Terminated Organic Films on Silicon Substrates ; Joonyeong Kim ; 7. Electrochemical Studies of Self-Organized Porphyrin-Polyoxometalate ; Films on ITO ; Giorgio Bazzan, Amit Aggarwal, and Charles Michael Drain ; 8. Temperature Dependent Resistance and Magnetoresistance of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes Mounted on Silica Fiber Surfaces ; Q. Lu, V. Samuilov, V. Ksenevich, T. Dauzhenka, and R. S. Helburn ; 9. Protein Microarray Substrates with High Interfacial Area Using Silica Colloidal Crystals ; Mary J. Wirth, Corey M. Smith, Joshua J. Scott, and Michael E. Rice ; 10. Guanosine Gels for DNA Separations ; Linda B. McGown and William S. Case ; 11. The Interface in Biosensing: Improving Selectivity and Sensitivity ; John I. Njagi and Stanley M. Kagwanja ; 12. Smart Interfacial Layers: Sorption-Reinforced Catalytic Substrates for Detection and "Self-Decontamination" ; Yongwoo Lee ; Author Index ; Subject Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 13/10/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780841226043
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 298
  • ID: 9780841226043
  • weight: 590
  • ISBN10: 0841226040

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