Thesis Topics

LC/MS Studies

Piia Liigand, Master’s Degree, 2015, “Expanding the electrospray ionization efficiency scale in positive and negative mode ESI”
Jaanus Liigand, Master’s Degree, 2015, “Electrospray ionisation efficiency scales: mobile phase effects and transferability”

Martin Vels, Master’s Degree, 2013, “Software tool for validation of analytical HPLC procedures”

Vahur Toss, Master’s Degree, 2013, “Evaluation and solving of crucial problems in glyphosate groundwater analysis with SPE HPLC/ESI/MS”

Kristo Kleemann, Master’s Degree, 2013, “Ionization efficiency changes in electrospray ionization source on the example of amines”

Karin Kipper, Doctor’s Degree, 2012, “Fluoroalcohols as components of LC-ESI-MS eluents: usage and applications”

Riin Rebane, Doctor’s Degree, 2012, “Advanced method development strategy for derivatization LC/ESI/MS”

Hanno Evard, Master’s Degree, 2012, “Study of paperspray ionization and its possible applications”

Asko Laaniste, Master’s Degree, 2012, “Development of polymethacrylate monolithic columns for HPLC”

Anneli Kruve, Doctor’s Degree, 2011, “Matrix effects in liquid-chromatography electrospray mass-spectrometry”

Erik Berlin, Master’s Degree, 2011, “Stability testing of nitrocellulose based propellants using stabilizer depletion”

Gert Suurkuusk, Master’s Degree, 2010, “Validation of the gas chromatographic method for THC, CBD and CBN determination”

Ragne Auling, Master’s Degree, 2009, “Development of LC-MS method for determination of glyphosate residue in wheat”

Riin Rebane, Master’s Degree, 2008, “Determination of amino acid content of honey by HPLC – method development and analysis of results”

Allan Künnapas, Master’s Degree, 2007, “Comparison of sample preparation methods for LC-MS pesticide residues analysis”

Anneli Kruve, Master’s Degree, 2007, “Matrix effects in LC/ESI/MS analysis of pesticide residues. Comparison of sample preparation methods”

Kadi Künnapas, Master’s Degree, 2007, “Liquid chromatographic determination of Sudan dyes I – IV”


Cultural Heritage Objects

Pilleriin Peets, Master’s Degree, 2016, “Textile and dyes analysis with different instrumental methods”

Philippa Alice Hayes, Master’s Degree, 2013, “ATR-FT-IR and multivariate analysis of paints and coating materials”

Anu Teearu, Master’s Degree, 2009, “Investigation of pigments with ATR-FTIR spectroscopy”


Supramolecular Analytical Chemistry

Juuli Nõges, Master’s Degree, 2016, “Differentiation of similar receptor-anion binding affinities using an NMR-based method”

Sandip A. Kadam, Doctor’s Degree, 2015, „Anion receptors: synthesis and accurate binding measurements“

Astrid Pung,  Master’s Degree, 2014, “Computational estimation of receptor-anion binding in solution”

Kerli Martin,  Master’s Degree, 2014, “Building binding scales of simple carboxylate anions by synthetic receptors”