Describe an interference wedge and elaborate briefly as to where they are used.
Given: 1. GC instrument 2. polysiloxane column 3. 1mM solution of each of the following compunds in methanol. Compounds divided into 3 separate groups: 1. Carboxylic Acid: a. benzoic acid b. Phthalic acid c. Toluic acid 2. Amino: a. aniline b. 4-aminotoluene c. ortho- pheylenediamine 3. Amino
Suggest a buffer and mobile phase composition to get the best separation given: 1. HPLC instrument 2. C18 reverse phase column 3. 1mM solution of each of the following compounds in Methanol 4. Mobile phase is methanol-buffer mixture Compounds are 3 seperate groups: 1. Carboxylic Acids: a. Benzoic acid b
Question: Two analytes A and B, have retention times of 13.5 min and 19.5 min, with peak widths of 2 min and 2.8 min for a mobile phase composition of 20% methanol and 80% H2O, on a 15 cm C18 column which has a dead time of 1.5 min. Determine the composition of methanol and H2O at which the capacity factor for A becomes 2. What
The fraction of an analyte in the rth stage of a N stage separation if given by f(N,r)=(N!/r!(N-r)!p^r q^(N-r). Given: distribution ratios of 0.5 and 1.5 Stages 50 and 200 Phase volume ratio 0.3 What is the fraction of analyte in each stage and the stage number for analytes with the given dis
Is anyone familiar with a recent report where liquid water has been condensed inside a carbon nanotube and then imaged with an electron microscope at very low pressure (10^-5 torr)? Supposedly the water does not evaporate at this low a pressure. Is this truly possible and why? Does anyone have the reference for this experimen
Green Slime, an uncharged organic dye, is present in 600.0mL of water at an unknown concentration. The sample is extracted with 75.00mL of cyclohexane. After the extraction, the absorbance of the cyclohexane phase, measured at 635nm in a 1.00cm cell, is 0.870. The absorbance of a blank (pure cyclohexane) is 0.007. Using Beer's L
Question: An aromatic compound, RX, fluoresces at 470 nm (quantum yield = 0.1) after excitation at 340 nm. The molar absorptivity of RX at 340 nm is 1100. How much energy has been lost by non-radiative means or remains with the compound after it fluoresces at 470 nm? How many joules of energy per mole of 340 nm photons is retain
A red-colored complex PbX4 prepared from Pb with ligand X() shows promise as a means to determine trace levels of lead in the environment. The analyst prepares five standard solutions (A, B, C, D, and E) of PB: 30, 60, 90, 120, and 150 ppm, respectively. 5 ml of each solution is mixed with 5 ml of 0.10 M X. The transmittance of
Percent Composition: Gas chromatographic analysis of a mixture of organic compounds gave the following peak areas.
Gas chromatographic analysis of a mixture of organic compounds gave the following peak areas (sq cm): hexane = 2.7, heptane 1.6, hexanol = 1.8, toluene = 0.5 a. Calculate the mole percent composition of the mixture. Assume that the response of the detector (area per mole) is the same for each component. b. Calculate the
A laboratory has four hoods each of which is 39 inches wide. When the hood door is open to a height of 8 inches and the hoods are operating, the average air velocity through the hood is 170ft/min. a. Evaluate the total ventilation rate for this room assuming that there are no other exhausts. b. The laboratory is designed for
I have tried to play with all the numbers in this question, but nothing seems to be working. Nitrite ion, NO-2 is used as a preservative for bacon and other foods. It has been the center of controversy since it is potentially carcinogenic. Here is an abbreviated procedure for the determination: Step 1: 50.0 mL of unk
The problem highlights some key advanced NMR definitions, that are presentated towards the end of the undergraduate NMR course. The solution provides concise informative definitions that are frequently required by examiners.
BRAINMASS PROBLEM 10 Please describe the following terms: 1) Larmor Frequency 2) Nuclear Overhauser Effect 3) 180° Pulse 4) Spin Lattice relaxation 5) Free Induction Decay
Is there a chemical test to see if the solution has potassium bromide without using an indicator and what is the chemical equation for it?
If I had 5 solutions that are not labeled (the solutions are ethanoic acid, calcium hydroxide, potassium bromide, sodium chloride and nitric acid) is there a way of identifying which one is which without using an indicator?
How does Gaussian theory for elasticity compare to actual experiments (in compression and tension), and why?