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Mass: Soft Beta-ray

Provider

DRUMAir, LLC.
Austin - Houston - Dallas
Phone: (424)703-3786

Specifications

Source characteristics Ni 63
Energy range Maximum energy: 66 keV; Average energy: 17 keV
Half-Life 100.1 years
Characteristics Beta-ray attenuation analysis of samples
Detectors Model BU-XXX-150-300-S. Special ULTRA lon-Implanted Detector with aluminum coating
Spot size at sample 6 x .5 mm
Sample format Sample size 2.54 x 21 cm
Sample environment Air
Scientific applications Mass analysis (e.g., atmospheric particulates, environmental soil samples, and biological samples)
Scientific disciplines Aerosol science

Contacts

Sales contact


Lee Portnoff
DRUMAir , LLC.
Austin - Houston - Dallas
Phone: (424)703-3786

Components

Ortec Components

  • Model BU-XXX-150-300-S. Special ULTRA lon-Implanted Detector with aluminum coating
  • Model 142A Preamplifier
  • Model 428 Detector Bias Supply
  • Model 590A Amplifier
  • Model 4006 Power Supply
  • Cables and adapters
  • DRUMAir Components

  • Project Management with 3-Day on-site installation, software install, custom programming, database initialization, setup, calibration, testing, system optimization, training and limited 60-day support.
  • Sample Motion Controller System for DRUM Aerosol Samples
  • Sample Analysis Chamber for DRUM Aerosol Samples
  • Database and data processing workstation
  • Ocean Optics Components

  • USB 2000+ Spectrometer
  • UV Light Source
  • 74 uv Series Calumniating Lens
  • 300 um Solarization Resistant Fiber cable
  • DELTA Group Software

  • 'SET' Analysis Software (version 4 update (DRUMAir))
  • LabView Optical Analysis Software
  • Amp / Controller

    Amplifier

    Controller

    Front Panel Com Pin mDRIVE
    button 1 1 i/o 1
    button 2 2 i/o 2
    button 3 3 i/o 3
    button 4 4 i/o 4
    5 Ground
    selector knob 6 i/o 11
    toggle left 7 i/o 9
    toggle right 8 i/o 10
    9 +12 Vdc

     

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    Synchrotron X-ray Fluorescence (XRF)

    Provider

    Advanced Light Source
    1 Cyclotron Road
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
    Berkeley, CA 94720-8229

    Specifications

    Source characteristics Bend magnet
    Energy range 3-20 keV
    Monochromator White light, multilayer mirrors in Kirkpatrick-Baez configuration
    Calculated flux (1.9 GeV, 400 mA) 3 x 1010 photons/s at 12.5 keV
    Resolving power (E/?E) White light to 30 at 12 keV
    Endstations Large hutch with optical table
    Characteristics X-ray fluorescence analysis of samples with high elemental sensitivity and high spatial resolution
    Spacial resolution 10 x 10 µm
    Detectors Silicon drift detector
    Spot size at sample 1.0 x 1.2 µm
    Sample format Sample size flexible up to 30 cm x 1 meter depending on configuration.
    Sample environment Air and vacuum
    Scientific applications Trace-element analysis with high spatial resolution (e.g., silicon solar cells, GaN, atmospheric particulates, environmental soil samples, and biological samples)
    Scientific disciplines Environmental science, detector development, low-dose radiation effects in cells.

    Contacts

    Local contact / Spokesperson Jun Hamamoto
    Advanced Light Source, Berkeley Lab
    Phone: (510) 486-5527
    Fax: (510) 486-4102
    Steven S. Cliff
    University of California, Davis
    Phone: (530) 867-2037

    Proton Elastic Scattering Analysis (STIM / PESA)

    Research Expert

    Graham Bench

    Ph.D., Physics, University of Melbourne, 1992
    B.Sc., Physics: First Class Honors, University of Melbourne, 1987
    B.Sc., Physics & Math: First Class Honors, University of Melbourne, 1986

    Director - Center for Accelerator Mass Spectrometry
    Atmospheric, Earth & Energy Division

    Phone: 925-423-5155
    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    https://www-pls.llnl.gov/?url=about_pls-scientific_staff-bench_g

    Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)

    Organic Speciation

    Research Expert

    Thomas M. Cahill
    Asst Professor
    Div of Mathematical & Natural Sciences
    Arizona State University, West campus
    (Note: research facility only -- not for contracted analyses)