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Title Quality assurance in analytical chemistry : training and teaching / Bernd W. Wenclawiak, Michael Koch, Evsevios Hadjicostas, editors
Edition 2nd ed
Published Berlin ; Heidelberg : Springer-Verlag, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 331 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Glossary of Analytical Chemistry Terms (GAT) -- Accreditation -- ISO/IEC 17025 -- ISO 9000 Quality Management System -- Accreditation or Certification for Laboratories? -- Good Laboratory Practice -- Total Quality Management and Cost of Quality -- Quality Manual -- Basic Statistics -- Calibration -- Metrology in Chemistry and Traceability of Analytical Measurement Results -- Validation of Analytical Methods -- to be Fit for the Purpose -- Measurement Uncertainty -- Control Charts -- (Certified) Reference Materials -- Interlaboratory Tests
Summary This new edition of a successful textbook has been completely revised and enlarged. In particular the chapters on measurement uncertainty, calibration and validation are practically all new. The authors provide an in-depth but easy to understand coverage of quality assurance for chemical measurements. This includes both internal as well as external quality assurance, necessary statistics as well as total quality management. All this is presented with more than 800 commented slides, which are also provided as downloadable Extra Material. The book will serve as an advanced textbook for analytical chemistry students and professionals in industry and service labs and as a reference text and source of course materials for lecturers
Analysis chemie
food sciences
analytische scheikunde
analytical chemistry
environmental monitoring
environmental analysis
Chemistry (General)
Chemie (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Analytical chemistry -- Quality control
Science des matériaux.
Analytical chemistry -- Quality control
Form Electronic book
Author Wenclawiak, Bernd.
Koch, Michael, Dr.-Ing.
Hadjicostas, Evsovios.
LC no. 2010932320
ISBN 9783642136092