- Know the advantages of using an ICP for atomic emission spectroscopy. (AES web page (sources, ICP))
- Be able to explain the differences between a sequential and a simultaneous multi-channel instrument for ICP spectroscopy. (AES web page (spectrometers))
- Be able to explain the different sample introduction methods/techniques used in atomic spectroscopy as well as relate the advantages and disadvantages of all. (AES web page, Introduction of Analyte).
- Be able to relate the functionality of an internal standard with atomic emission spectroscopy. (AES web page, Data Reduction)