Analytical Sciences


Cover image of volume 31, number 6

What's New

  • June 10, 2015
    Volume 31, Number 6 was released on the Web.

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

    New Editorial Board members

    • We welcome new Editor in chief, Professor Takeaki OZAWA of the University of Tokyo, and six new Editorial Board members. Professors Masanori Fujinami, Koji Nakano, Seiichi Nishizawa, Yoshitaka Takagai, Hideji Tanaka, and Yasuko Terada have retired from the Editorial Board. We thank for their valuable contributions. As of March 1st, Prof. Hideaki Hisamoto of Osaka Prefecture University is serving as the Senior Associate Editor. Biographies (p.461)

    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"Purity Determination of Acetaldehyde in an Acetaldehyde Certified Reference Material" by Taichi YAMAZAKI et al. (p.463). See larger image


Hot Articles − Volume 31, Number 6 (2015)

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Photoluminescent Detection of Nitrite with Carbon Nanodots Prepared by Microwave-assisted Synthesis
Kotaro MORITA, Akane KOBAYASHI, Hirohisa NAGATANI, and Hisanori IMURA
Keywords: Carbon nanodots, photoluminescence, nitrite, p-phenylenediamine
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 481.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.481, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.481

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Fluorescence Enhancement of Nanoraspberry Hot-spot Source Composed of Gold Nanoparticles and Aniline Oligomers
Takamasa KINOSHITA, Dung Quang NGUYEN, Tomoaki NISHINO, Hidenobu NAKAO, Hiroshi SHIIGI, and Tsutomu NAGAOKA
Keywords: Gold nanoparticles, fluorescence enhancement, hot-spot
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 487.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.487, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.487


Table of Contents − Volume 31, Number 6 (2015)

Analytical Sciences Editorial Board Members: Biographies
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 461.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.461, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.461

Original Papers

Purity Determination of Acetaldehyde in an Acetaldehyde Certified Reference Material
Taichi YAMAZAKI, Takuro WATANABE, Satoe NAKAMURA, and Kenji KATO
Keywords: Acetaldehyde, purity determination, certified reference material, accuracy, uncertainty
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 463.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.463, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.463
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A G-quadruplex-based Label-free Fluorometric Aptasensor for Adenosine Triphosphate Detection
Li Juan LI, Xue TIAN, Xiang Juan KONG, and Xia CHU
Keywords: Label-free, G-quadruplex, fluorescence, ATP
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 469.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.469, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.469
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Sensitive and Specific Neutrophil Gelatinase-associated Lipocalin Detection by Solid-phase Proximity Ligation Assay
Yawen MU, Hao XIE, and Yakun WAN
Keywords: Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin, solid-phase proximity ligation assay (SP-PLA), diagnostic biomarker
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 475.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.475, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.475
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Photoluminescent Detection of Nitrite with Carbon Nanodots Prepared by Microwave-assisted Synthesis
Kotaro MORITA, Akane KOBAYASHI, Hirohisa NAGATANI, and Hisanori IMURA
Keywords: Carbon nanodots, photoluminescence, nitrite, p-phenylenediamine
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 481.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.481, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.481
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Fluorescence Enhancement of Nanoraspberry Hot-spot Source Composed of Gold Nanoparticles and Aniline Oligomers
Takamasa KINOSHITA, Dung Quang NGUYEN, Tomoaki NISHINO, Hidenobu NAKAO, Hiroshi SHIIGI, and Tsutomu NAGAOKA
Keywords: Gold nanoparticles, fluorescence enhancement, hot-spot
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 487.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.487, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.487
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Thermal-induced Immuno-nephelometry Using Gold Nanoparticles Conjugated with a Thermoresponsive Polymer for the Detection of Avidin
Nobuo UEHARA, Yoshikuni NUMANAMI, Toru OBA, Noriyuki ONISHI, and Xiaomao XIE
Keywords: Thermoresponsive polymer, gold nanoparticles, immunonephelometry, avidin
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 495.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.495, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.495
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Deviation from Normal Boltzmann Distribution of High-lying Energy Levels of Iron Atom Excited by Okamoto-cavity Microwave-induced Plasmas Using Pure Nitrogen and Nitrogen–Oxygen Gases
Kazuaki WAGATSUMA
Keywords: Microwave-induced plasma, Okamoto-cavity, nitrogen.oxygen mixed gas, Boltzmann plot, iron atomic lines
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 503.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.503, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.503
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MALDI MS-based Composition Analysis of the Polymerization Reaction of Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI) and Ethylene Glycol (EG)
Yeong Hee AHN, Yeon Jung LEE, and Sung Ho KIM
Keywords: Polymerization, composition analysis, toluene diisocyanate, ethylene glycol, MALDI MS
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 513.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.513, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.513
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Reversed Phase Column HPLC-ICP-MS Conditions for Arsenic Speciation Analysis of Rice Flour
Tomohiro NARUKAWA, Eri MATSUMOTO, Tsutomu NISHIMURA, and Akiharu HIOKI
Keywords: Arsenic speciation, HPLC-ICP-MS, arsenic extraction, ODS column, rice flour, certified reference material
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 521.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.521, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.521
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A Miniaturized Stepwise Injection Spectrophotometric Analyzer
Anastasiia PETROVA, Andrey BULATOV, Andrey VISHNIKIN, Leonid MOSKVIN, Ryoichi ISHIMATSU, Koji NAKANO, and Toshihiko IMATO
Keywords: Stepwise injection spectrophotometric analysis, automation, miniaturization, determination of cysteine
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 529.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.529, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.529
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A Comprehensive Method for Quality Evaluation of Houttuyniae Herba by a Single Standard to Determine Multi-components, Fingerprint and HPTLC Method
Wenjing DAI, Lihua HU, Lifang JI, Jing LI, Kaishun BI, and Qing LI
Keywords: Houttuyniae Herba, single standard to determine multi-components, fingerprint, high-performance thin layerchromatography
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 535.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.535, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.535
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Novel Method for the Analysis of Ribonuclease Based on Fluorescence Recovery of a Cationic Aluminum Phthalocyanine-RNA Association Complex as a Red-emitting Fluorogenic Substrate
Huiqing YANG, Lin CHEN, Menglin GUO, Yabin DENG, Ping HUANG, and Donghui LI
Keywords: Ribonuclease, fluorescence, phthalocyanine
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 543.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.543, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.543
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Kinetic Spectrophotometric Determination of Trace Cadmium in Environmental Fresh Water with 5,10,15,20-Tetraphenyl-21H,23H-porphinetetrasulfonic Acid
Yuya SASAKI, Natsuki YAMAMOTO, Yasutada SUZUKI, Ikuo UETA, and Susumu KAWAKUBO
Keywords: Kinetic determination, determination of cadmium, porphyrin, zinc, water analysis
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 551.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.551, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.551
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Notes

External and Intraparticle Diffusion of Coumarin 102 with Surfactant in the ODS-silica Gel/water System by Single Microparticle Injection and Confocal Fluorescence Microspectroscopy
Kiyoharu NAKATANI and Emi MATSUTA
Keywords: Porous material, ODS-silica gel, diffusion, confocal fluorescence microspectroscopy, surfactant
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 557.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.557, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.557
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Complementary Use of LC-ICP-MS and LC-ESI-Q-TOF-MS for Selenium Speciation
Yasumi ANAN, Genki NAKAJIMA, and Yasumitsu OGRA
Keywords: Selenium, speciation, ICP-MS, Q-TOF-MS, selenate, selenomethionine, trimethylselenonium
Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 561.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.561, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.561
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Announcements

Analytical Sciences, 2015, 31(6), 565.
DOI: 10.2116/analsci.31.565, JOI: JST.JSTAGE/analsci/31.565