Charles Hohenberg

Charles M. Hohenberg

Professor Emeritus of Physics
PhD, University of California, Berkeley
BS, Princeton University
research interests:
  • Noble Gases
  • Mass Spectrometry
    View All People

    contact info:

    mailing address:

    • Washington University
    • CB 1105
    • One Brookings Drive
    • St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
    image of book cover

    Professor Hohenberg developed a new type of mass spectrometer that defines the state of the art noble gas mass spectrometry. Combining nearly perfect ion optics with the ultimate sensitivity afforded by ion-counting detection and the unique chemical properties of noble gases resulted in an instrument that can measure samples containing as few as several thousand noble gas atoms.