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Sample preparation   

Sample preparation

Facility:

Planetary Ball Mill PM400 and Pellet Press HTP 40

Staff:

Dr. Michael Stock, Sarah Carty

Location

Unit 6b, Trinity Technology And Enterprise Centre (TTEC), Pearce Street.

Instrument:

ESRL sample preparation equipment includes a Planetary Ball Mill PM400 (with agate grinding jars and agate grinding balls) and a Pellet Press HTP 40 for pressing samples into pellets (40 mm diameter) for x-ray fluorescence spectroscopy.

Samples:

Feed material can be soft, hard, brittle, fibrous - dry or wet. Fields of application are agriculture, biology, chemistry, construction materials, engineering / electronics, environment / recycling, geology / metallurgy, glass / ceramics, medicine / pharmaceuticals. Material feed size must be less than 10 mm.

Additional information:

Schedule by link https://forms.gle/StfZ9LE6gknHoq2x9 or QR CODE below. Wait for confirmation email.

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