Tandem mass spectrometer
|Tandem mass spectrometer|
|Considered between 2004 and 2006 but not included in the 2006 PAC submission|
|This is an unofficial draft definition presented for information and comment.|
Orange Book Entry
An instrumental arrangement in which ions are subjected to two or more sequential stages (which may be separated spatially or temporally) of analysis according to the mass/charge ratio. The study of ions by means of two stages of mass analysis is termed mass spectrometry/mass spectrometry MS/MS.