Korshun method

Korshun method

[′kȯr·shən ‚meth·əd]
(analytical chemistry)
Microdetermination of carbon and hydrogen in organic compounds; the sample is prepyrolyzed (cracked) in a shortage of oxygen, then oxidized in an excess of oxygen.
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