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Triton Plus Thermal Ionization Mass Spectrometer (TIMS)

The TIMS system is ideal for the high-precision analysis of isotope ratios of Earth material, typically used for dating and tracing purposes. For a technical description go to: http://www.thermoscientific.com/en/product/triton-plus-multicollector-thermal-ionization-mass-spectrometer.html

High-Resolution Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer Element XR

The High-Resolution Element XR is capable of measuring the concentrations of metals and non-metals within a high dynamic range, i.e., concentrations as low as parts per trillion (ppt) to as high as parts per thousand (permil). For a technical description go to: https://tools.thermofisher.com/content/sfs/brochures/D21624~.pdf

Photon Machines Analyte 193 Excimer Laser Ablation System

The laser system is used for the ablation of solid material which is directly input to the Element XR high-resolution ICPMS.  For a technical description go to:

http://www.speciation.net/Database/Instruments/Photon-Machines-Inc/Analyte193-Ultrashort-Pulse-Excimer-Laser-Ablation-System-;i2907

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