Research

Boron

Symbol: B

Atomic Number: 5
Atomic Weight (Average): 10.81102

Mass (amu) 10.012938 11.009305
Abundance 19.90000 80.10000

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

Unique to Element Web Site Links:

Nuclear Reaction 10

Nuclear Reaction 11

Alpha Elastic Scattering

Proton Elastic Scattering


Point of Contact: Barney L. Doyle