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Title: A Conversation with Fred W. McLafferty
Authors: McLafferty, Fred W.
Abruna, Hector
Keywords: Oral history
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Aspects of Cornell University history
mass spectrometry
gaseous ion reactions
McLafferty Rearrangement
GC/MS
LC/MS
MS/MS
collisionally activated dissociation
neutralization-reionization
electron capture dissociation
IR photodissociation spectroscopy
top down proteomics
Probability Based Matching
biomolecules and gaseous protein conformers
Issue Date: Sep-2006
Publisher: Internet-First University Press
Abstract: Sponsored by the Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University, led by Charles Wilcox and Kelly Strickland, this presents an extended interview with a senior member of the faculty, Fred McLafferty, in which he shares his life's journey, professional interests and reflections about the distinctive character of his department and its nurturing environment. Topics [m:s]: Biography [13:37]; Cornell Faculty [6:26]; Department Changes [19:54]; Industry Changes [4:48]; McLafferty Rearrangement [6:46]; Long View [10:51]; Fourier Transform [9:21]; Next Frontiers [10:46]; Concluding Remarks [3:59] Short biographies of interviewee and interviewer [Hector Abruna] are included, in addition to a photo gallery and list of publications of the interviewee. Video Total Run Time: 1 hr and 31 minutes The streaming video is openly accessible at: http://ifup.cit.cornell.edu. The DVD was produced by J. Robert Cooke.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/3525
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3_McLafferty_CV_and_Bio.pdfCURRICULUM VITAE and Biography13.21 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
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