Research

Platinum

Symbol: Pt

Atomic Number: 78
Atomic Weight (Average): 195.0802

Mass (amu) 189.959937 191.961049 193.962679 194.964785 195.964947 197.967897
Abundance
0.01000
0.79000
32.90000
33.80000
25.30000
7.20000

IBA Techniques to Analyze:

  • HIBS (Heavy Ion BackScattering)
    Sensitivity >1.E-8 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+2 nm

  • RBS (Rutherford BackScattering)
    Sensitivity >1.E-5 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+3 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+2 nm
    Mass Resolution (FWHM atomic number): 5

  • PIXE (Particle Induced X-ray Emission)
    Sensitivity >1.E-6 atomic fraction
    Analysis Range <1.E+4 nm
    Depth Resolution <1.E+4 nm

 

Point of Contact: Barney L. Doyle