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Palladium

Symbol: Pd

Atomic Number: 46
Atomic Weight (Average): 106.4153

Mass (amu) 101.905609 103.904026 104.905075 105.903475 107.903894 109.905168
Abundance
1.02000
11.14000
22.33000
27.33000
26.46000
11.72000

IBA Techniques to Analyze:

  • HIBS (Heavy Ion BackScattering)
    Sensitivity >1.E-7 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+2 nm

  • RBS (Rutherford BackScattering)
    Sensitivity >1.E-4 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+3 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+2 nm
    Mass Resolution (FWHM atomic number): 3

  • PIXE (Particle Induced X-ray Emission)
    Sensitivity >1.E-5 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+4 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+4 nm

 

Point of Contact: Barney L. Doyle