CH-728 / 3 credits

Teacher(s): Patiny Luc, Ortiz Trujillo Daniel, Menin Laure, Gasilova Natalia

Language: English

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The goal is to provide students with a complete overview of the principles and key applications of modern mass spectrometry and meet the current practical demand of EPFL researchers to improve structural analsis of molecules. Numerous instrumental aspects of mass spectrometry are described.



mass spectrometry, tandem mass spectrometry, High-resolution mass spectrometry (HRMS), liquid chromatography, Gas chromatography, quantification, proteomics, lipidomics, metabolomics, proteomics

Assessment methods


In the programs

  • Number of places: 10
  • Exam form: Oral (session free)
  • Subject examined: Mass spectrometry, principles and applications
  • Lecture: 20 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 8 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 24 Hour(s)

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