Flame Ionization Detector for Gas Chromatography

@article{McWilliam1958FlameID,
  title={Flame Ionization Detector for Gas Chromatography},
  author={I. G. McWilliam and R. Dewar},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1958},
  volume={181},
  pages={760-760}
}
  • I. G. McWilliam, R. Dewar
  • Published 1958
  • Materials Science
  • Nature
  • IT has been found that the electrical conductivity of a flame burning a mixture of hydrogen and nitrogen (in air) is very sensitively affected by the vapours of organic substances, and this effect can be used for detection purposes in gas chromatography. 
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