Introduction and Motivation

  • Craig S. SlaterEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


Few experimental techniques have found such a diverse range of applications as has ion imaging. The field of chemical dynamics is constantly advancing, and new applications of ion imaging are being realised with increasing frequency. This thesis is concerned with the application of a fast pixelated imaging sensor, the Pixel Imaging Mass Spectrometry (PImMS) camera, to ion imaging applications. The experimental possibilities of such a marriage are exceptionally broad in scope, and this thesis details with the development of a selection of velocity-map imaging applications within the field of photoinduced molecular dynamics.


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