Current Analytical Chemistry publishes full-length/mini reviews and original research articles on the most recent advances in analytical chemistry. All aspects of the field are represented, including analytical methodology, techniques, and instrumentation in both fundamental and applied research topics of interest to the broad readership of the journal. Current Analytical Chemistry strives to serve as an authoritative source of information in analytical chemistry and in related applications such as biochemical analysis, pharmaceutical research, quantitative biological imaging, novel sensors, and nanotechnology.
Microwave-Assisted Extraction of Trace Metals from Sediments using Dilute Hydrogen Peroxide and Dilute Nitric Acid Prior to their Determination by Inductively Couple Plasma-Optical Emission Spectrometry
Samuel Achilefu Washington University St. Louis, MO (USA) Biography
Biography of Samuel Achilefu
Prof. Achilefu holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Nancy, France and was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Bioorganic/Inorganic Chemistry at Oxford University. He is the Director, Optical Radiology Laboratory, Professor of Radiology, Biomedical Engineering, and Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, Michel M. Ter-Pogossian Endowed Chair in Radiology, Vice Chair, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology. He has published more than 300 scientific papers. In 2014, Samuel received the prestigious St. Louis Award for creating and developing a set of high-tech cancer-visualizing goggles with the aim of helping surgeons see cancer cells in real-time while operating on patients.