How Derivatisation is useful in GC analysis?

Derivatisation has been used in the analysis by Gas Chromatography in some situations to modify properties of analyte molecules to give desirable response for: Improvement of volatility so that thermally unstable compounds do not decompose at higher temperatures Improvement of detector response Improvement of peak shape Resolution of closely spaced peaks by derivatising one component […]

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