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MASS SPECTROMETER

Background

  • It analyses samples of a substance and finds the relative mass and the abundances of them in the sample, from this we can work out what elements are in the sample

The 5 stages.

For the mass spectrometer to work the sample must go through 5 stages

  • Vaporise
  • Ionise 
  • Accelerate
  • Deflect
  • Detect
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