Equipment for Column Chromatography

  • S. G. Perry
  • R. Amos
  • P. I. Brewer


Until comparatively recently equipment for liquid chromatography was relatively simple and unsophisticated. Apart from glassware one might have used a vibrator to consolidate the bed of stationary phase in the column, perhaps have used a syringe to add sample to the head of the column, and, at the column exit, have collected effluent with a fraction collector. Today the picture is very different and, at the time of writing (late 1970), completely integrated commercial liquid chromatographs are available and cost $2– 20M, reflecting the cost of the various newly evolved and often complex components which make up a modern high-performance liquid chromatography system.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. G. Perry
    • 1
  • R. Amos
    • 1
  • P. I. Brewer
    • 1
  1. 1.Esso Petroleum CompanyLimited Esso Research Centre AbingdonBerkshireEngland

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