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Instrumentation for Infrared Spectroscopy

General reference: http://www.prenhall.com/settle/chapters/ch15.pdf

  1. Understand attenuated total reflectance and transmissive IR absorption techniques.

    http://las.perkinelmer.com/content/TechnicalInfo/TCH_FTIRATR.pdf

    http://www.niu.edu/ANALYTICALLAB/ftir/index.shtml

  2. Be able to discuss the disadvantages of performing quantitative IR analyses.

    http://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/ed062p886

  3. Review interpretation of IR spectra = qualitative analysis (including limitations).

    http://www2.chemistry.msu.edu/faculty/reusch/VirtTxtJml/Spectrpy/InfraRed/infrared.htm#ir3

    http://www.chem.ucla.edu/~webspectra/

    http://riodb01.ibase.aist.go.jp/sdbs/cgi-bin/cre_index.cgi?lang=eng

    http://www.colby.edu/chemistry/JCAMP/IRHelper.html

  4. Be aware of the variety of ways to prepare samples for specific instruments