Introduction

Accurate Isotope Data is Essential for Determining Elemental Compositions
AccuTOF Atmospheric Pressure Interface - an Ideal Configuration for DART and Ambient Ionization
Ambient Ionization Toolbox
Direct Analysis in Real Time (DART®) Mass Spectrometry

Drug Analysis

Direct Analysis of Drugs in Pills and Capsules with No Sample Preparation
Instantaneous Detection of Illicit Drugs on Currency
Instantaneous Detection of the “Date-Rape” Drug -- GHB
Instantaneous Screening for Counterfeit Drugs with No Sample Preparation

Food, Flavors, Fragrances

Analysis of deoxynivalenol in beer
Analysis of stobilurins in wheat grains using DART-TOFMS
Detection of Lycopene in Tomato Skin
Detection of Oleocanthal in Freshly Pressed Exra-Virgin Olive Oil
Detection of Unstable Compound Released by Chopped Chives
Direct analysis of caffeine in soft drinks and coffee and tea infusions
Distribution of Capsaicin in Chili Peppers
Flavones and Flavor Components in Two Basil Leaf Chemotypes
Instantaneous Detection of Opiates in Single Poppy Seeds
No-prep Analysis of Lipids in Cooking Oils and Detection of Adulterated Olive Oil
Rapid Detection of Fungicide in Orange Peel
Rapid Detection of Melamine in Dry Milk Using AccuTOF-DART
Rapid screening of stobilurins in crude solid materials (wheat grains) using DART-TOFMS
Using Solid Phase Microextraction with AccuTOF-DART® for Fragrance Analysis

Forensics

AccuTOF-DART® Analysis of Smokeless Powders
Analysis of Biological Fluids
Analysis of duct tapes by thermal desorption and pyrolysis mass spectrometry and X-ray-fluorescence spectroscopy
Chemical Analysis of Fingerprints
Clandestine Methamphetamine Labs - Rapid Impurity Profiling by AccuTOF-DART
Fiber analysis by thermal desorption - pyrolysis DART®
Instantaneous Detection of Illicit Drugs on Currency
Instantaneous Detection of the “Date-Rape” Drug -- GHB
Laundry Detective - Identification of a Stain

Homeland Security

Detection of Chemical Warfare Agents on Surfaces
Detection of Explosives in Muddy Water
Detection of the Peroxide Explosives TATP and HMTD
Instantaneous Detection of Explosives on Clothing
Rapid Detection and Exact Mass Measurements of Trace Components in an Herbicide

Industrial Materials

Analysis of duct tapes by thermal desorption and pyrolysis mass spectrometry and X-ray-fluorescence spectroscopy
Analysis of Motor Oils
Direct Analysis of Adhesives
Fiber analysis by thermal desorption - pyrolysis DART®
Identification of Contamination on Welding Wires using Cross-Platform Techniques in SEM and Mass Spec
Identification of Polymers
Rapid Analysis of Glues, Cements, and Resins
Rapid Analysis of p-Phenylenediamine Antioxidants in Rubber

Organic Synthesis

Chemical Reaction Monitoring
Direct Analysis of Organometallic Compounds

Published Papers

Elemental Composition Determinations Using the Abundant Isotope
6/27/2019
A protocol for automated timber species identification using metabolome profiling
6/24/2019
Rapid detection of fentanyl, fentanyl analogues, and opioids for on-site or laboratory based drug seizure screening using thermal desorption DART-MS and ion mobility spectrometry.
9/22/2017
Identification of selected CITES-protected Araucariaceae using DART TOFMS
4/19/2017
Blue Lotus Flower (Nymphea caerulea) Resin Used in a New Type of Electronic Cigarette, the Re-Buildable Dripping Atomizer
3/15/2017
Mechanosensitivity below Ground - Touch-Sensitive Smell-Producing Roots in the Shy Plant Mimosa pudica
1/27/2017
Direct, Real-Time Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Cinnamon
5/5/2016
Direct analysis in real time mass spectrometry with collision-induced dissociation for structural analysis of synthetic cannabinoids
4/25/2016
HerbalScience Group LLC uses AccuTOF-DART to Identify Health Benefits of its Elderberry Extract in Multiple Scientific Research Studies
4/25/2016
Mechanosensitivity Below Ground - Touch-Sensitive Smell-Producing Roots in the Shy Plant
2/29/2016
A High Throughput Ambient Mass Spectrometric Approach to Species Identification and Classification from Chemical Fingerprint Signatures
9/15/2015
AccuTOF-DART Forensic Articles
12/5/2014 164.4 KB
AccuTOF-DART Bibliography
9/30/2013 186.0 KB
What Is the Opposite of Pandora’s Box - Direct Analysis, Ambient Ionization, and a New Generation of Atmospheric Pressure Ion Sources
5/21/2013
Direct Analysis in Real Time - Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry -- Analysis of Pesticide Residues and Environmental Contaminants
9/21/2009
DART–TOFMS -- A Challenging Approach in Rapid Monitoring of Brominated Flame Retardants in Environmental Matrices
9/21/2009
Detection of Peroxide and Tetrazine Explosives on Surfaces by Direct Analysis in Real Time Mass Spectrometry
9/13/2009
Detection of Chemical Warfare Agents on Surfaces Relevant to Homeland Security by Direct Analysis in Real-Time Spectrometry
9/13/2009
An Improved Protocol for the Analysis of Alcohols by Direct Analysis in Real Time Mass Spectrometry
9/13/2009
Alcohols Can Now Be Analyzed by a Direct Analysis in Real Time Method - Applications for Chemical Warfare Agent Synthesis
9/13/2009
Collaborative Epidemiological Investigation into the Criminal Fake Artesunate Trade in South East Asia
2/21/2008 760.7 KB

Miscellaneous

DART Contamination Resistance - Analysis of Compounds in Saturated Salt and Buffer Solutions
Elemental Compositions from Exact Mass Measurements and Accurate Isotopic Abundances
GC-MS with a DART® Ion Source
Identifying “Buried” Information in LC-MS Data