Gas And Liquid Chromatography And Troubleshooting

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Course Description

Gas & Liquid Chromatography and Troubleshooting is a comprehensive course covering the following areas:

  • Sample preparation
  • Sample introduction
  • Sample separation
  • Columns
  • Detectors
  • Data acquisition
  • Troubleshooting
  • Reporting


This program is designed to give the participants the capability to:

  • Gain the basic theoretical aspects of Gas Chromatography
  • Communicate practical information, capabilities and limitations of Gas & Liquid Chromatography
  • Gain confidence on the analysis technique, troubleshooting and analytical results evaluation.

Course Outline

  • The History of Chromatography – GC & LC
  • Overview of GC & LC Chromatography
  • The Modern Chromatograph
  • Liquid Chromatography – The Development Process
  • Factors Controlling Retention
  • Molecular Forces and Chromatographic Selectivity
  • Effects of Stationary Phase Loading on the Performance of a Chromatographic System
  • Chromatography Nomenclature
  • Basic Chromatography
  • Sample Introduction
  • The role of sample introduction and injection ports in GC operations
  • Injection ports maintenance and its impact on GC performance
  • Columns
  • The role of columns in GC operations.
  • Column selection & maintenance
  • How columns can impact GC performance
  • Peak Dispersion in a Chromatographic Column
  • Detector Selection
  • The role of Detectors in GC operations
  • Detector maintenance
  • How detectors can impact GC performance
  • Setup and GC. Operation, Basic steps
  • Preparation for operation.
  • Sampling Techniques
  • Calibration
  • Data Acquisition and Processing System
  • Calibration linked to GC performance
  • Chromatography Applications
  • Method Development
  • Gas Chromatography
  • Liquid Chromatography
  • ISO17025 Accreditation Basics
  • Laboratory Management & Troubleshooting