FTIRbaselines (R script)


This is an R script for determining relative peak heights from Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR), including peaks corresponding to carbohydrates, aromatics, aliphatics, and organic acids.

For more information, please see the following publication:

Hodgkins, S. B., Richardson, C. J., Dommain, R., Wang, H., Glaser, P. H., Verbeke, B., Winkler, B. R., Cobb, A. R., Rich, V. I., Missilmani, M., Flanagan, N., Ho, M., Hoyt, A. M., Harvey, C. F., Vining, S. R., Hough, M. A., Moore, T. R., Richard, P. J. H., De La Cruz, F. B., Toufaily, J., Hamdan, R., Cooper, W. T., & Chanton, J. P. (2018). Tropical peatland carbon storage linked to global latitudinal trends in peat recalcitrance. Nature Communications, 9(1), 3640. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-06050-2