Electron Microprobe

The Department of Earth Science houses a CAMECA SX-5 FE electron microprobe.

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It is equipped with a field emission gun, 5 wavelength dispersive detectors, and 1 energy dispersive detector (EDS).  It can conduct major, minor, and trace elemental analysis of sub-micron phases.

Costs to run the instrument are:

£ 700 per day for academic use

for commercial rates please contact Dr. Jon Wade