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  Focus: Careers/Salary/Employment September 2003
  Women in Industry: A Formula for Success  

Women in Industry: A Formula for Success (176 KB PDF)
The basic steps in a chemical reaction provide a career framework.
Randall Wedin

  Another Good/Bad Year  

Another Good/Bad Year (112 KB PDF)
The ACS salary survey finds good pay gains amid record unemployment.
Mary Jordan and Janel Kasper-Wolfe

  Networking Balances

  Networking Balances (380 KB PDF)
As corporate R&D becomes more interconnected, so do the instruments.
Randall C. Willis

For Openers
Good News, Bad Numbers
(44 KB PDF)
James F. Ryan

Update (152 KB PDF)
SciTECH Briefs and Science Bits

Heading Home
(64 KB PDF)
EAS returns to Somerset, NJ.

Virtual Answers to Solid ChallengesComputing and Chemistry
Virtual Answers to Solid Challenges
(176 KB PDF)
Computational materials science lets researchers design and improve materials with a few clicks of a mouse.
Michael Francis

Instruments & Applications
MS: The Whey to Purity
(196 KB PDF)
Food makers discover the purifying analytical powers of mass spec.
Kimberly S. Cleaves

The Business Page
Industry Facts & Figures
(52 KB PDF)
Chemists venture into alternative career paths.
Kimberly S. Cleaves and David Filmore

Workplace Perspectives
Making the Right Match
(68 KB PDF)
Partnership synergy is key in the new age of pharmaceutical development.
Michael D. Rogers


A Mass Spec TimelineChemistry Chronicles
A Mass Spec Timeline
(456 KB PDF)
Developing techniques to measure mass has been a Nobel pursuit.
Stu Borman, Hailey Russell, and Gary Siuzdak

Technology & Tools
Atomic Spectroscopy
(76 KB PDF)
Samples containing high dissolved solids require another look at ICP.
Geoff Tyler and Lisa Goldstone

The Chemist's Bookshelf
Chromatography Chronicles
(56 KB PDF)
Randall C. Willis

Crossword Puzzle
Cares and Careers
(36 KB PDF)
Randall Frey

Crossword Solution (html)

Product Information (html)
New products, literature, and websites.

Lighter Elements (60 KB PDF)
Humorous tales from readers and other sources . . . plus a cartoon.

ISSN 1532-4494