Gas Chromatography @ NUI Maynooth

Institution NUI Maynooth
County Kildare
Technique Category Chromatography
Technique Gas Chromatography

Basic Capabilities

The robust Flame Ionisation Detector (FID) is sensitive to a wide range of components, and operates over a wide range of concentrations.


Equipment Make Perkin Elmer
Equipment Model Clarus Series 500


Advantage of Technique/Equipment

Separation technique for volatile compounds, from complex mixtures into single components. Allows for both qualitative and quantitative information to be obtained. Excellent minimal detection (signal to noise) with maximum signal detection at 1 V.

Limitations of Technique/Equipment Destruction of the sample. Limited to volatile organic compounds.

Other Details

Containment Fume Hoods
Turnaround Time Days
Report yes
Interpretation yes
Data on Analyst Experienced staff member/technician
Indicative Price Depends on analysis required - price available on request.

Industry Recommendation


Dr. Ken Maddock

Quality & Systems Supports

Quality Management System in Place

Good Manufacturing Practice Status

Preventative Maintenance

Routine internal maintenance carried out.


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