Reid, A. P. and Potts, W. T. W. and Oates, K. and Mulvaney, R. and Wolff, E. W. (1992) Preparation of aqueous standards for low temperature X-ray microanalysis. Microscopy Research and Technique, 22 (2). pp. 207-211. ISSN 1059-910XFull text not available from this repository.
A technique, using Nuclepore polycarbonate membrane filters as a containing medium for very small volumes of ionic standard solutions, to produce homogeneous ice standards is described. The standards are suitable for use in a scanning electron microscope. The relationship between elemental X-ray counts and ionic concentration is found to be linear. The method is rapid and simple. Minimum detectable concentrations are given.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Microscopy Research and Technique|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Quantitative low temperature X-ray microanalysis • Homogeneous dispersion in ice • Aqueous standards|
|Subjects:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Lancaster Environment Centre|
|Deposited On:||07 Jan 2009 14:27|
|Last Modified:||01 Jan 2017 01:34|
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