Research

Phosphorus

Symbol: P

Atomic Number: 15
Atomic Weight (Average): 30.9738

Mass (amu) 30.973762
Abundance 100.00000

IBA Techniques to Analyze:

  • NRA (Nuclear Reaction Analysis)
    Sensitivity >1.E-4 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+3 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+2 nm

  • 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-4 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+4 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+4 nm

Unique to Element Web Site Link:

Proton Elastic Scattering


Point of Contact: Barney L. Doyle