Sample systems are a crucial component of and have a significant impact on the performance of a process GC analyzer. When working on sample systems, you must be aware of process conditions and tube environments that could cause your sample to change phases.
In this webinar, you will learn:
- Why vapors condense and which factors influence the separation
- Concept of partial pressure
- Explain what phase diagrams are and why are they important
- Along with some best practices of when, where, and how to properly heat sample transport lines.
Leave the training with a working knowledge of what to evaluate within a process, if GC problems exist.
Retired Yokogawa Advanced Analytical
Ron has worked in the Process Analytical Industry for 32 years until his retirement on Jan 1, 2016. Ron worked for Yokogawa for 23 years in the Systems Integration Group, GC Group, TDL Division, and Advanced Analytical Sales. He now does some Analytical Systems Consulting as well as holding Training Classes on Sample System Designs. In retirement, he also spends most of his time sailing his boat and traveling with his wife in their "Travel Trailer".
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The GC8000 is a process analyzer that uses gas chromatography to measure the composition of multiple components in a stream down to ppm levels.
Process gas chromatographs are used for separating and analyzing chemical compounds in the gas phase of on-line industrial processes.