We are delighted to announce the appointment of four new members to theJAASAdvisory Board.All four of our new members have been recipients ofJAASEmerging Investigator Lectureships in recent years.The Lectureship aims to recognise and support an emerging scientist working in the area of atomic spectrometry in the early stages of their independent career.
Lara Lobo,Oviedo University,Spain
Lara Lobo was one of two winners of the 2015JAASEmerging Investigator Lectureship,launched to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the journal.Read Lara's recent critical review article on depth profile analysis with glow discharge spectrometryhere.
Gerardo Gamez,Texas Tech University,USA
Gerardo Gamez was one of two winners of the2015JAASEmerging Investigator Lectureship,launched to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the journal.Check out Garardo's article on compressed sensing spectral imaging for plasma optical emission spectroscopyhere.
Sohail Mushtaq,University of Bristol,UK
Sohail Mushtaq was the recipient of the2016JAASEmerging Investigator Lectureship.Read Sohail's article on "The production of doubly charged sample ions by "charge transfer and ionization" (CTI) in analytical GD-MS" featured in the journal's fifthYoung Analytical Scientistsissue.
Márcia Mesko,Federal University of Pelotas,Brazil
Márcia Foster Mesko was the recipient of the2018JAASEmerging Investigator Lectureship.Read her contribution to the recent Young Analytical Scientist Issue of the journal titled "Sample preparation of lipstick for further Cd and Pb determination by ICP-MS: is the use of complexing acids really necessary?"
JAASis guided by an international Editorial Board and Advisory Board – more information on our board members can be found on ourwebsite.We welcome the knowledge and expertise our four new Advisory Board members will bring to the journal and we very much look forward to working with them.Welcome to theJAASteam!