California Analytical Instruments 700 Fourier Transform Infrared Analyzer (FTIR)

    Equipment/facility: Equipment

    • Location

      University Park, PA 16801

      United States

    Description

    The analyzer provides fast, continuous measurement of gases that have an infrared absorption spectrum. Gases currently available for the FTIR include:

    Gas* & Calibration Range (ppm)

    Ammonia (NH3) | 0 - 1000

    Carbon Dioxide (CO2) | 0 - 1500

    Carbon Monoxide (CO) | 0 - 500

    Nitric Oxide (NO) | 0 - 1000

    Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) | 0 - 1000

    Nitrous Oxide (N2O) | 0 - 500

    Sulfur Hexafluoride (SF6) | 0 - 100

    Propane (C3H8) | 0 - 100

    Acetylene (C2H2) | 0 - 100

    Ethylene (C2H4) | 0 - 100

    Methane (CH4) | 0 - 100

    H2S as Sulfur Dioxide | 0 – 1000

    Sulfur Dioxide | 0 - 1500

    *Additional reference gases (available in CAI’s library) can be added upon request

    Features:

    0.8 wave number (cm-1) resolution
    High sensitivity with 10.2 meter optical path
    Laptop controlled with OPUS software
    Intelligent multi-point sampler
    Example Applications:

    Greenhouse gases
    Biomass/landfill gases
    Agricultural emissions
    Vehicle emissions

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    Fourier transforms
    Gases
    Infrared radiation
    Oxides
    Computer aided instruction
    Sulfur Dioxide
    Greenhouses
    Infrared absorption
    Carbon Monoxide
    Land fill
    Ammonia
    Absorption spectra
    Calibration