TDAG Research

Background information

Originally Environmental Chemistry Team

  • Started in early 90s

Field or “On Site” Analytical Method Development

  • Field GC & MS, Mobile Lab (at DOE & DOD sites)
  • Portable XRF (Pb, Hg, As)
  • Chemical Sensors

Site Investigations

  • Analysis of environmental samples

Analytical Method Development

  • Chemical agent determination (Projects at DPG, APG, RMA)
  • Environmental analysis (EPA methods)
  • Process analysis (CAMDS, AMTEX)

Current Capabilities

  • ICP/MS Lab – Perkin Elmer. Used for trace characterization of metals
  • GC/MS Lab – Perkin Elmer Clarus 600 GC/MS system. Used for characterization of gases and organic molecules
  • Chemical Sensor Lab – Development and evaluation of chemical sensors and chemical sensor array systems (electronic nose)