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Dysprosium

Symbol: Dy

Atomic Number: 66
Atomic Weight (Average): 162.4975

Mass (amu) 155.924287 157.924412 159.925203 160.926939 161.926805 162.928737 163.929183
Abundance
0.06000
0.10000
2.34000
18.90000
25.50000
24.90000
28.20000

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): 4

  • 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