Collisionally activated dissociation
| IUPAC RECOMMENDATIONS 2013
K. K. Murray, R. K. Boyd, M. N. Eberlin, G. J. Langley, L. Li and Y. Naito, Pure Appl. Chem., 2013, 85, 1515-1609, 10.1351/PAC-REC-06-04-06.
|Collisionally activated dissociation (CAD)|
|See collision-induced dissociation (CID).|
|Definitions of Terms Relating to Mass Spectrometry (IUPAC Recommendations 2013); DOI: 10.1351/PAC-REC-06-04-06 © IUPAC 2013.|
| ORANGE BOOK DEFINITION
IUPAC. Analytical Division. Compendium of Analytical Nomenclature (the “Orange Book”). Definitive Rules, 1979.
|Collisionally activated dissociation|
An ion/neutral species process wherein excitation of a projectile ion of high translational energy is brought about by the same mechanism as in collision-induced dissociation.
|IUPAC Orange Book Chapter 12|
|Index of Orange Book Terms|
|QUOTED TEXT FROM IUPAC RECOMMENDATIONS 2013|
|The terms collision-induced dissociation (CID) and collisionally activated dissociation (CAD) are both recommended by IUPAC  and are used interchangeably in recent literature. They are listed as synonyms in this document.|
|From Definitions of Terms Relating to Mass Spectrometry (IUPAC Recommendations 2013); DOI: 10.1351/PAC-REC-06-04-06 © IUPAC 2013.|