Analytical Sciences


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What's New

  • May 10, 2015
    Volume 31, Number 5 was released on the Web.

    This special issue features thirteen Originals, and two Notes. Three Hot Articles are announced.

    Call for Papers Special Issue: "Recent Advances in Nanoscale Particles and Structures for Analytical Applications" is scheduled for publication in March 2016. See Call for Papers

    Call for Papers Special Issue: "Micro/Nanofluidics and Micro/Nanotechnologies for Analytical Chemistry: Fundamental Technologies, Characteristic Phenomena, Applications, and Instrumentation" is scheduled for publication in January 2016. See Call for Papers

    Cover illustration of this month"Temporal Changes of Fractionation Index Caused by Changes in the Large Size of Ablated Particles in Laser Ablation–Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry" by Ryo MACHIDA et al. (p.345). See larger image


Hot Articles − Volume 31, Number 5 (2015)

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Temporal Changes of Fractionation Index Caused by Changes in the Large Size of Ablated Particles in Laser Ablation–Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry
Ryo MACHIDA, Takashi NAKAZAWA, and Naoki FURUTA
Keywords: Elemental fractionation, laser ablation, ICP-MS, NIST glass, fractionation index, large ablated particles, SEM, defocus
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 345.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.345, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.345

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Double-sided Microfluidic Device for Speciation Analysis of Iron in Water Samples: Towards Greener Analytical Chemistry
Napaporn YOUNGVISES, Porapichcha THANURAK, Thanatcha CHAIDA, Jaroon JUKMUNEE, and Awadh ALSUHAIMI
Keywords: Double-sided, microfluidic lab-on-a-chip, iron speciation, green analytical chemistry, natural water
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 365.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.365, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.365

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A Novel Analysis Method for Lactate Dehydrogenase Activity in Serum Samples Based on Fluorescence Capillary Analysis
Qiao-Jing LI, Yong-Sheng LI, and Xiu-Feng GAO
Keywords: Fluorescence capillary analysis, immobilized enzyme, biosensor, pyruvate, lactate, lactate dehydrogenase
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 413.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.413, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.413


Table of Contents − Volume 31, Number 5 (2015)

Call for Papers

“Recent Advances in Nanoscale Particles and Structures for Analytical Applications”
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 343.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.343, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.343

Original Papers

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Temporal Changes of Fractionation Index Caused by Changes in the Large Size of Ablated Particles in Laser Ablation–Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry
Ryo MACHIDA, Takashi NAKAZAWA, and Naoki FURUTA
Keywords: Elemental fractionation, laser ablation, ICP-MS, NIST glass, fractionation index, large ablated particles, SEM, defocus
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 345.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.345, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.345
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Study of the Roles of Chemical Modifiers in Determining Boron Using Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrometry and Optimization of the Temperature Profile During Atomization
Yuhei YAMAMOTO, Toshihiro SHIRASAKI, Akira YONETANI, and Shoji IMAI
Keywords: Boron, graphite furnace, atomic absorption spectrometry, chemical modifier
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 357.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.357, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.357
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Double-sided Microfluidic Device for Speciation Analysis of Iron in Water Samples: Towards Greener Analytical Chemistry
Napaporn YOUNGVISES, Porapichcha THANURAK, Thanatcha CHAIDA, Jaroon JUKMUNEE, and Awadh ALSUHAIMI
Keywords: Double-sided, microfluidic lab-on-a-chip, iron speciation, green analytical chemistry, natural water
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 365.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.365, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.365
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Fast and Efficient Separation and Determination of UV-absorbing Amino Acids, Nucleobases, and Creatinine Using a Carboxy-functionalized Cation-exchange Column
Yukio YOKOYAMA, Takeru FUJISHIMA, and Kazuki KUROTA
Keywords: HPLC, carboxy-functionalized cation-exchange column, amino acids, nucleobases, phenylalanine/creatinine ratio, phenylketonuria
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 371.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.371, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.371
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Quantification of Lipopeptides Using High-performance Liquid Chromatography with Fluorescence Detection after Derivatization
Yong MENG, Jin-Feng LIU, Shi-Zhong YANG, Ru-Qiang YE, and Bo-Zhong MU
Keywords: Lipopeptide, surfactin, 1-bromoacetylpyrene, derivatization, fluorescence detection
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 377.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.377, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.377
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Automatic On-line Solid-phase Extraction–Electrothermal Atomic Absorption Spectrometry Exploiting Sequential Injection Analysis for Trace Vanadium, Cadmium and Lead Determination in Human Urine Samples
Georgia GIAKISIKLI, Alejandro AYALA QUEZADA, Junpei TANAKA, Aristidis N. ANTHEMIDIS, Hiroya MURAKAMI, Norio TESHIMA, and Tadao SAKAI
Keywords: Automation, sequential injection, solid phase extraction, metal determination, atomic spectrometry, chelating resin
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 383.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.383, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.383
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On-line Determination of Zinc in Water and Biological Samples after Its Preconcentration onto Zincon Anchored Polyurethane Foam
Sami M. Abdel AZEEM, Hassan A. HANAFI, and M. F. EL-SHAHAT
Keywords: Zincon, polyurethane foam, preconcentration, spectrophotometry
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 391.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.391, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.391
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Fabrication of Fe3O4 Nanoparticle-coalesced Hydroxylated Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes for the Analysis of Strychnine in Human Serum
Zufei FENG, Yuehong XU, Shuguang WEI, Bao ZHANG, Fanglin GUAN, and Shengbin LI
Keywords: Fe3O4 nanoparticles, hydroxylated multi-walled carbon nanotubes, strychnine, serum samples, forensic toxicological analysis, traditional Chinese medicine
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 399.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.399, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.399
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Developing a New Micro Cloud Point Extraction Method for Simultaneous Preconcentration and Spectrophotometric Determination of Uranium and Vanadium in Brine
Elham GHASEMI and Massoud KAYKHAII
Keywords: Micro cloud point extraction, uranium(VI), vanadium(V), water analysis, spectrophotometry
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 407.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.407, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.407
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A Novel Analysis Method for Lactate Dehydrogenase Activity in Serum Samples Based on Fluorescence Capillary Analysis
Qiao-Jing LI, Yong-Sheng LI, and Xiu-Feng GAO
Keywords: Fluorescence capillary analysis, immobilized enzyme, biosensor, pyruvate, lactate, lactate dehydrogenase
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 413.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.413, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.413
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Comparison of Candidate Pairs of Hydrolytic Enzymes for Spectrophotometric-dual-enzyme-simultaneous-assay
Hongbo LIU, Mei YUAN, Xiaolan YANG, Xiaolei HU, Juan LIAO, Jizheng DANG, Yanling XIE, Jun PU, Yuanli LI, Chang-Guo ZHAN, and Fei LIAO
Keywords: Enzyme-linked-immunosorbent-assay, spectrophotometric-dual-enzyme-simultaneous-assay, 4-nitro-1-naphthylphosphate, alkaline phosphatase, acetylcholinesterase, Pseudomonas aeruginosa arylsulfatase
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 421.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.421, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.421
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Amperometric Determination of Ascorbic Acid on an Au Electrode Modified by a Composite Film of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) and Superconductive Carbon Black
Xinfei ZHOU, Kunyun HE, Yu WANG, Haitao ZHENG, and Shin-ichiro SUYE
Keywords: Ascorbic acid, poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene), superconductive carbon black, cyclic voltammetry, chronoamperometry
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 429.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.429, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.429
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Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticle: A New Analytical Approach for the Quantitative Assessment of Adrenaline
Masoom R. SIDDIQUI, M. Z. A. RAFIQUEE, Saikh M. WABAIDUR, Zeid A. ALOTHMAN, Mohammad S. ALI, and Hamad A. ALLOHEDAN
Keywords: Adrenaline, spectrophotometry, silver nanoparticle, mass spectrometry
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 437.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.437, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.437
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Notes

Quantitative Analysis of Chloramphenicol in Royal Jelly by Column-switching LC-MS/MS Using a Pretreatment Column with a Higher-pressure Capability
Shin-ichi KAWANO, Yoshihiro HAYAKAWA, Yuki HASHI, and Jin-Ming LIN
Keywords: Chloramphenicol, royal jelly, methylcellulose, restricted access media, on-line pretreatment, LC-MS/MS
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 445.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.445, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.445
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Temperature-dependent Photodegradation in UV-resonance Raman Spectroscopy
Hikaru YOSHINO, Yuika SAITO, Yasuaki KUMAMOTO, Atushi TAGUCHI, Prabhat VERMA, and Satoshi KAWATA
Keywords: UV-resonance Raman spectroscopy, photodegradation, Arrhenius formula, photothermal effect
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 451.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.451, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.451
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Announcements

Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(5), 455.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.455, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.455