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Magnesium

Symbol: Mg

Atomic Number: 12
Atomic Weight (Average): 24.30502

Mass (amu) 23.985042 24.985838 25.982594
Abundance 78.99000 10.00000 11.01000

IBA Techniques to Analyze:

  • RBS (Rutherford BackScattering)
    Sensitivity >1.E-3 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+3 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+2 nm
    Mass Resolution (FWHM atomic number): 1

  • PIXE (Particle Induced X-ray Emission)
    Sensitivity >1.E-3 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+3 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+3 nm

Unique to Element Web Site Links:

Alpha Elastic Scattering

Proton Elastic Scattering


Point of Contact: Barney L. Doyle