Spectral interference of lead in Zeeman atomic absorption spectrometry by S(2) molecular absorption
In atomic absorption spectrometry spectral interference is observed when analysing samples with high sulphur content for lead at 283.3 nm. This interference is not properly corrected for, even with Zeeman background compensation. It is shown that this interference is due to molecular absorption by S(2) molecules.
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 5th International Colloquium on Solid Sampling with Atomic Spectroscopy, Geel (BE), May 18-20, 1992
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 36698 ORA
Record Number: 199210454 / Last updated on: 1994-12-02
Original language: en
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