Multidimensional Gas Chromatography-A Powerful Tool for the Analysis of Multicomponent Mixtures

  • Kim, Kyoung-Su
  • Published : 1996.06.01


The development of high resolution capillary columns and a large variety of different detectors led to a strong position of gas chromatography in instrumental analysis. Every effort has been made to solve sophisticated separation problems by column switching. Nowadays, several systems are commercially available for this purpose. The principle and the capabilities of multidimensional gas chromatography(MDGC) are illustrated by different applications in the field of modern flavor and essential oil research.


multidimensional gas chromatography;complex mixture analysis;flavor research;essential oils;chiral analysis


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