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Mass Spectrometry: Proton Affinities



E P. Hunter, S G. Lias


This article presents a short review for a general reader of determinations of proton affinities and basicites in the gas phase. The evaluation of the scale of proton affinities and gas phase basicities is described.
Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry


enthalpy, entropy, gas basicity, Gibbs free energy, proton affinity, proton transfer, protonation entropy


Hunter, E. and Lias, S. (2001), Mass Spectrometry: Proton Affinities, Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry (Accessed May 27, 2024)


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Created January 31, 2001, Updated October 16, 2008