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XRF Elemental Analysis

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We propose, in this post, the use of XRF spectrometer, described previously, for the elemental analysis of some significant samples of elements.

Iron (atomic number Z=26)

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Iron Sample
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XRF Spectrum of Iron with K lines

 Arsenic (atomic number Z=33)

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Arsenic Sample (Realgar Ore)
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XRF Spectrum of Arsenic with K lines

Bromine (atomic number Z=35)

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PCB containing Bromine
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XRF Spectrum of Bromine which is present in PCB with K lines

Yttrium (atomic number Z=39)

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Modern gas mantle containing Yttrium
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XRF Spectrum of Yttrium inside the mantle with K lines

Zirconium (atomic number Z=40)

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Zirconium oxide knives
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XRF Spectrum of Zirconium with K lines

Niobium (atomic number Z=41)

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Piercing made of Niobium
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XRF Spectrum of Niobium with K lines

Cadmium (atomic number Z=48)

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Cadmium paint
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XRF Spectrum of Cadmium with K lines

Tellurium (atomic number Z=52)

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Peltier cell with Tellurium and Bismuth components
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XRF Spectrum of Tellurium and Bismuth with K and L lines

Iodine (atomic number Z=53)

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Iodine alcoholic solution
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XRF Spectrum of Iodine with K lines

Neodymium (atomic number Z=60)

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Neodymium sample
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XRF Spectrum of Neodymium with K and L lines

Lutetium (atomic number Z=71)

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LYSO crystal : Lutetium + Yttrium
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XRF Spectrum of Lutetium and Yttrium with K and L lines

Osmium (atomic number Z=76)

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Osmium sample
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XRF Spectrum of Osmium with L lines

Gold (atomic number Z=79)

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Gold ear ring
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XRF Spectrum of Gold (and Silver inside the gold alloy) with K and L lines

Bismuth (atomic number Z=83)

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Bismuth sample
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XRF Spectrum of Bismuth with L lines

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