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Rapid analysis of the chemical composition of agricultural fibers using near infrared spectroscopy and pyrolysis molecular beam mass spectrometryAuthor(s): Stephen S. Kelley; Roger M. Rowell; Mark Davis; Cheryl K. Jurich; Rebecca Ibach
Source: Biomass and bioenergy. Vol. 27 (2004): Pages 77-88
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionThe chemical composition of a variety of agricultural biomass samples was analyzed with near infrared spectroscopy and pyrolysis molecular beam mass spectroscopy. These samples were selected from a wide array of agricultural residue samples and included residues that had been subjected to a variety of di2erent treatments including solvent extractions and chemical modifications. This analysis showed that both spectroscopic tools, coupled with multivariate analytical techniques, could be used to differentiate the samples and accurately predict the chemical composition of this disparate set of agricultural biomass samples.
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CitationKelley, Stephen S.; Rowell, Roger M.; Davis, Mark; Jurich, Cheryl K.; Ibach, Rebecca. 2004. Rapid analysis of the chemical composition of agricultural fibers using near infrared spectroscopy and pyrolysis molecular beam mass spectrometry. Biomass and bioenergy. Vol. 27 (2004): Pages 77-88
KeywordsRapid chemical analysis, near infrared spectroscopy, pyrolysis-molecular beam mass spectrometry
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