High Resolution Mass Spectrometer for (MS)n Chemical Characterisation

  • Mander, Lewis (PI)
  • Collins, John (CoI)
  • Crossley, Maxwell (CoI)
  • Easton, Chris (CoI)
  • Field, Leslie D (CoI)
  • Lay, Peter (CoI)
  • Lindoy, Leonard (CoI)
  • Radom, Leo (CoI)
  • Rolfe, Barry (CoI)
  • Wild, Bruce (CoI)

    Project: Research

    Project Details


    A Fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance ("FT-ICR") mass spectrometer equipped with electrospray ionisation (ESI) plus a "benchtop" matrix assisted laser desorption ionisation time of flight (MALDI-TOF) mass spectrometer are required to support the research of ca 28 research groups, including 44 postdoctoral fellows, and 138 honours and postgraduate students. By means of its high resolution and (MS)n capabilities, the FT-ICR-MS will provide key structural information on a wide range of synthetic and natural chemical substances, including sequence (e.g. peptides) and fragmentation patterns, while the MALDI-TOF instrument will be used primarily for high through-put proteomic analyses.
    Effective start/end date1/01/0231/12/02


    • Australian Research Council (ARC): A$900,000.00


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