Research

Cadmium

Symbol: Cd

Atomic Number: 48
Atomic Weight (Average): 112.4116

Mass (amu) 105.906461 107.904186 109.903007 110.904182 111.902761 112.904401 113.903361 115.904758
Abundance
1.25000
0.89000
12.49000
12.80000
24.13000
12.22000
28.73000
7.49000

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