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Nanoscale Materials Characterization Chapter 1

Assessing chemical agent decontamination efficacy of a nanostructured fabric using headspace and split/splitless injection gas chromatography and mass spectrometry (GC-MS)

J.C. La Favors, X. Calderón-Colón, L.M. Baird, T.P. Lippa
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, United States

pp. 67 - 70

Keywords: decontamination, nanoparticle, GC-MS, simulant

Development of a multifunctional decontamination system embedded with nanoparticles for select agent capture and degradation upon UV exposure. Degradation products and decrease in agent concentrations evaluated by GC-MS.