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ion source

[′ī‚än ‚sȯrs]
(electronics)
A device in which gas ions are produced, focused, accelerated, and emitted as a narrow beam. Also known as ion gun; ionization source.
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Process monitoring with a closed ion source Processes at pressures between [10.
Major changes to Agilent's upgraded TOF include fast polarity switching with accurate mass and compatibility with Agilent's proprietary multimode ion source, a technology that facilitates fewer experimental runs.
The AP/MALDI-PDF ion source can be switched with electrospray in just minutes, and it attaches to the LTQ easily without the need to break vacuum.
The ion source needs a different environment with a helium throughput as high as the GC method allows, typically 2 sccm.
All Agilent 6000 Series mass spectrometers will be compatible with 1) the Agilent multi-mode ion source, the first and only technology capable of simultaneously operating electrospray ionization (ESI) and atmospheric pressure chemical ionization (APCI), saving repetition of experiments; and 2) the Agilent HPLC-Chip/MS system, which replaces traditional columns with a credit-card-sized chip that eliminates 50 percent of the fittings and connections typically required in an LC/MS system, significantly simplifying workflow and increasing sensitivity and reliability.
It is a gas cluster source (GCS) that enables improved depth profiling by SIMS and gallium focused ion source (FIB), enabling 3D tomography using SIMS on TOF-SIMS5.
The StayClean ion source eliminates the need for source cleaning, while a convenient benchtop package saves valuable space in the laboratory.
UK-based mass spectrometry technology developer Mass Spec Analytical has launched its new Thermal Extraction Ion Source for the Sciex 3200 Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer and other V-Series models, the company said.
The company also offers a full range of Fab Service support, including ion source and subassembly rebuilds and miscellaneous parts cleaning for all implanter models.
The GCMS-QP2020 high-sensitivity gas chromatograph mass spectrometer features a proprietary multi-function ion source, patented high-speed scan control and an ultra-fast turbomolecular pump.
A REIMS ion source will complement the existing portfolio of ionization sources on Waters's universal ion source platforms and will become commercially available.
Hyun Jong You and his team at the National Fusion Research Institute (NFRI) in Korea have developed a Liquid-Helium-free, conductively-cooled Electron Cyclotron Resonance (ECR) ion source in collaboration with the Korean firm JH Engineering.