Encyclopedia of Analytical Science, Volume 1

Alan Townshend, Paul J. Worsfold, Colin Poole

The important position of study, intrinsically associated with dramatic adjustments in know-how, has created a urgent want for a unmarried reference that encompasses each attainable element of analytical science.
The Encyclopedia of Analytical Science, the 1st and just one of its type, satisfies that desire. An project of unheard of scope, the Encyclopedia harnesses the professional wisdom of greater than 800 foreign authors to supply special, comprehensivecoverage of the perform of analytical science.
Meticulously prepared and edited, the ten-volume Encyclopedia covers all innovations which be sure particular components, compounds, and teams of compounds in any actual or organic matrix.
The purposes of study (within disciplines as diverse as nutrients technology, medication, geology, forensics, and environmental technology) additionally obtain large therapy, as do very important characterization suggestions corresponding to microscopy and floor analysis.
TheEncyclopedia's titanic variety of matters are divided into discrete entries which mirror the services and commitment of its editorial and advisory forums. an in depth cross-referencing process additionally allows speedy and simple study of all comparable details. even supposing geared toward practising analysts operating within the medical and business components, the Encyclopedia has additionally been adapted to fulfill the wishes of non-specialists, together with undergraduate and postgraduate students.
As such, the Encyclopediaof Analytical Science serves as a vital and worthy reference for libraries, examine associations, and business companies in the course of the global.

Key Features
* complete coverage
* Meticulous organization
* essentially written10 quantity Set comprising 3.5 million phrases, 6208 pages in huge double-column format
* Authoritative and wide insurance ensured by way of foreign editorial and advisory forums of ninety eight specialists from 28 countries
* greater than 800 authors from greater than forty countries
* 11,250 cross-references linking comparable articles
* 756 articles compiled below 301 topic entries, independently reviewed via 500 most sensible specialists
* professional association of entries make study quickly and simple for either expert and non-specialist readers
* 9000 bibliographic entries and recommendations for additional examining look on the finish of every article to guide the reader directly to the first literature
* 50,000 index entries, together with synonyms and references, plus a whole listing of authors and clinical referees indexed in quantity 10
* 1330 tables
* 2870 illustrations
* colour plate sections in each one quantity

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