Electron Microprobe Laboratory
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Cameca SX-100 Electron Microprobe

  • 5 wavelength dispersive spectrometers (WDS)
  • PGT energy dispersive spectrometer (EDS) with thin window for light element detection
  • High intensity dispersive crystals for high sensitivity trace element analysis
  • High precision sample stage with 0.1 um stepping capability
  • Windows 2000 operating system
  • Cameca Peak Site analysis and imaging software
UC Davis Earth and Planetary Sciences