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ETV

Lab name:

ETV

Staff:

Dr Emma Tomlinson

Location

Unit 7, Trinity Technology And Enterprise Centre (TTEC), Pearce Street.

Instrument:

  • Spectral Systems ETV4000c electrothermal vapouriser coupled to Spectro Arcos ICP-OES.
  • Solid sample vapourised in a graphite furnace at temperatures up to 3000oC.
  • Useful for analysis of samples that are difficult to digest and volatile analytes.

Samples

  • Geological and environmental samples, in particular peat, coal, ash, soil

Sample preparation

  • Air dry, powder