|IUPAC RECOMMENDATIONS 2013|
|Delayed extraction (DE)|
|Application of the accelerating voltage pulse after a time delay in desorption ionization from a surface.
Note: The extraction delay can produce energy focusing in a time-of-flight mass spectrometer.
|Related Term(s): time-lag focusing|
R. J. Cotter. Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation and Applications in Biological Research, American Chemical Society, Washington, DC (1997).
M. L. Vestal, P. Juhasz, S. A. Martin. Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 9, 1044 (1995). (http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rcm.1290091115 )
|From Definitions of Terms Relating to Mass Spectrometry (IUPAC Recommendations 2013); DOI: 10.1351/PAC-REC-06-04-06 © IUPAC 2013.|