Applied Maintenance and Troubleshooting for Gas Chromatography and Gas Chromatography – Mass Spectrometry

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Instructor: Diane Turner, Anthias Consulting Ltd
Tuesday, May 18, 2023 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
Cost: $250

Track: Professional Skills Building

Course Level: Advanced

Course Description: This course has been approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry for purposes of Continuing Professional Development. This course looks at the parts of the GC and GC-MS system requiring maintenance. The frequency and how to identify when maintenance is required, are covered in detail. The course then looks at preparing for problems, how to identify problems and the troubleshooting process. Participants will then implement the knowledge gained through exercises on troubleshooting chromatograms. The course has a strong focus on the practical information regarding the techniques, with instrument parts and consumables to see and chromatograms to troubleshoot. The knowledge gained can be utilised the instant you return to your lab.

Target Audience: This course is aimed at participants with good knowledge of gas chromatography and would like to learn in detail about maintenance and troubleshooting.

Categories: Gas Chromatography, Separation Sciences, Mass Spectrometry


About the Instructor

Diane Turner
Diane is the Founder, Director and Senior Consultant of Anthias Consulting Ltd, which provides training and consultancy in analytical techniques. Diane has over 20 years’ experience in Chromatography, Mass Spectrometry and related techniques, providing support with method development and optimisation, applications, sample analysis work-flow improvements, interpretation, data analysis, maintenance and troubleshooting. Diane is a regular presenter at seminars and conferences around the world, sits on various committees and is the president of the Royal Society of Chemistry Analytical Sciences Community.