Therefore, of all the complexes, the [alpha]-CD complex should be the easiest to photoionize
because a large portion of the DE protrudes into the solvent.
Among the high profile applications of lasers to analytical techniques, MALDI TOF (Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization-Time of Flight) mass spectrometry uses a pulsed laser to photoionize
a sample within an absorbing matrix.
Although the physical phenomenon measured by each instrument is the same, these monitors differ in many aspects, including the type of excitation sources used to photoionize
the particle-bound PAHs, the sample flow rate, data storage and retrieval capabilities, power requirements, and size.
A sharply defined laser beam comes in from the side and photoionizes