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Title: Soil Organic Matter (SOM): Mass Spectrometry Data Analysis

Abstract

Considered a general purpose tool for characterization of samples at the molecular level in environmental and life sciences, mass spectrometry (MS) is commonly used for measuring organic matter in air, water and soil. Broad base of commercially available instrumentation and data analysis tools provide functional analytical platforms for molecular characterization for a variety of applications and samples. MS instrumentation with ultrahigh resolving power (m/ΔmFWHM > 200 000) is necessary for broad identification of thousands of molecular components present in organic matter samples. This article discusses basic principles of data analysis for ultrahigh resolution MS measurements of small molecules of organic matter.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, WA (US), Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1440697
Report Number(s):
PNNL-SA-117244
48698; KP1704020
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Book
Resource Relation:
Related Information: Encyclopedia of Soil Science, Third Edition, 3
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance; high resolution mass spectrometry; small molecules; mass defect; formula assignment; visualization; Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory

Citation Formats

Tolic, Nikola, Tfaily, Malak M., Shen, Yufeng, Chu, Rosalie K., Fillmore, Thomas L., Zhao, Rui, Bloodsworth, Kent J., Robinson, Errol W., Pasa-Tolic, Ljiljana, and Hess, Nancy J. Soil Organic Matter (SOM): Mass Spectrometry Data Analysis. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1081/E-ESS3-120053757.
Tolic, Nikola, Tfaily, Malak M., Shen, Yufeng, Chu, Rosalie K., Fillmore, Thomas L., Zhao, Rui, Bloodsworth, Kent J., Robinson, Errol W., Pasa-Tolic, Ljiljana, & Hess, Nancy J. Soil Organic Matter (SOM): Mass Spectrometry Data Analysis. United States. doi:10.1081/E-ESS3-120053757.
Tolic, Nikola, Tfaily, Malak M., Shen, Yufeng, Chu, Rosalie K., Fillmore, Thomas L., Zhao, Rui, Bloodsworth, Kent J., Robinson, Errol W., Pasa-Tolic, Ljiljana, and Hess, Nancy J. Tue . "Soil Organic Matter (SOM): Mass Spectrometry Data Analysis". United States. doi:10.1081/E-ESS3-120053757.
@article{osti_1440697,
title = {Soil Organic Matter (SOM): Mass Spectrometry Data Analysis},
author = {Tolic, Nikola and Tfaily, Malak M. and Shen, Yufeng and Chu, Rosalie K. and Fillmore, Thomas L. and Zhao, Rui and Bloodsworth, Kent J. and Robinson, Errol W. and Pasa-Tolic, Ljiljana and Hess, Nancy J.},
abstractNote = {Considered a general purpose tool for characterization of samples at the molecular level in environmental and life sciences, mass spectrometry (MS) is commonly used for measuring organic matter in air, water and soil. Broad base of commercially available instrumentation and data analysis tools provide functional analytical platforms for molecular characterization for a variety of applications and samples. MS instrumentation with ultrahigh resolving power (m/ΔmFWHM > 200 000) is necessary for broad identification of thousands of molecular components present in organic matter samples. This article discusses basic principles of data analysis for ultrahigh resolution MS measurements of small molecules of organic matter.},
doi = {10.1081/E-ESS3-120053757},
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number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {2016},
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