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Department of Chemistry
The Johns Hopkins University
138 Remsen Hall
3400 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

John Toscano
Department Chair

Phone 410-516-7429
Fax 410-516-8420
chemdept@jhu.edu

 

GC17A/QP5050A GCMS (Shimadzu, USA/Japan)

This instrument is used for routine mass spectral analysis of volatile organic mixtures. It consists of an autosampler equipped capillary GC interfaced with an EI ionization quadrupole mass analyzer with a mass range of 900 Da. A low polarity (5% phenyl-, 95%methyl-siloxane) column is normally installed. This instrument is also located in Room B14, Remsen Hall. Guidelines for sample preparation and user instructions can be found here.