Vol. 76 No. 1-2 (2022): Mass Spectrometry at Swiss Academic and Industrial Institutions
Mass spectrometry is a important method in many fields of academic research, including chemistry, biology, cosmochemistry, pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences, earth and environmental sciences, materials science and technology development, forensics and art restoration. Mass spectrometry is equally widespread in industrial research and development as well as quality control, in particular in companies that are active in diagnosis, in the pharmaceutical sector, the biomedical area, and in flavors & fragrances. This compilation of contributions from specialists in many of these fields shows how the breadth of applications as well as the analytical and instrumental toolbox are constantly and rapidly developing.