Since the turn of the twenty-first century, applications of ion mobility spectrometry (IMS) have diversified, expanding their utility in the military and security spheres and entering the realms of clinical practice and pharmaceutical exploration. Updated and expanded, the third edition of Ion Mobility Spectrometry begins with a comprehensive discu

chapter 1|20 pages

Introduction to Ion Mobility Spectrometry

chapter 2|24 pages

History of Ion Mobility Spectrometry

chapter 3|26 pages

Sample Introduction Methods

chapter 4|20 pages

Ion Sources

chapter 5|28 pages

Ion Injection and Pulsed Sources

chapter 6|36 pages

Drift Tubes in Ion Mobility Spectrometry

chapter 7|10 pages

Ion Detectors

chapter 8|24 pages

The Ion Mobility Spectrum

chapter 9|26 pages

Ion Mobility–Mass Spectrometry

chapter 12|20 pages

Detection of Explosives by IMS

chapter 13|12 pages

Chemical Weapons

chapter 14|16 pages

Drugs of Abuse

chapter 15|16 pages


chapter 16|16 pages

Industrial Applications

chapter 17|16 pages

Environmental Monitoring

chapter 18|28 pages

Biological and Medical Applications of IMS