Tutorial: Fundamentals of GC-MS

Paramaters Expressing Performance of Mass Analyzer

Mass Resolution and Peak Width

The definition of mass resolution and the width of mass peak profiles will be explained here.

Signal-to-Noise Ratio

The signal-to-noise ratio is sometimes used for expressing the sensitivity of an instrument. An explanation of the S/N ratio will be provided here.

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