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Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 6, 93-101, 2017
http://www.geosci-instrum-method-data-syst.net/6/93/2017/
doi:10.5194/gi-6-93-2017
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Research article
17 Feb 2017
A new device to mount portable energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometers (p-ED-XRF) for semi-continuous analyses of split (sediment) cores and solid samples Philipp Hoelzmann et al.
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This paper introduces a hands-on, low-cost device (German industrial property right no. 20 2014 106 048.0) that uses common adapters to mount p-ED-XRF devices so that these can provide bulk-sedimentary chemistry data from non-destructive measurements at the surface of a split sediment core or from other solid samples. The strength of combining p-ED-XRF analyses with this new sample chamber is demonstrated by exemplary sediment cores from an archaeological research project.
This paper introduces a hands-on, low-cost device (German industrial property right no. 20 2014...
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