Research

Gadolinium

Symbol: Gd

Atomic Number: 64
Atomic Weight (Average): 157.2521

Mass (amu) 151.919803 153.920876 154.922629 155.922130 156.923967 157.924111 159.927061
Abundance
0.20000
2.18000
14.80000
20.17000
15.65000
24.84000
21.86000

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