A function which relates the measured value
to the instrument reading
, with the value of all interferants,
, remaining constant. This function is expressed by the following regression of the
The analytical function is taken as equal to the inverse of the calibration function.
PAC, 1990, 62, 2167
(Glossary of atmospheric chemistry terms (Recommendations 1990))
on page 2174
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