PIXE


Also found in: Acronyms.

PIXE

[′pik·sē]
(analytical chemistry)
References in periodicals archive ?
Metal analysis was performed by PIXE using the AGLAE facility (3 MeV tandem particle accelerator) (Dran et al.
y Maria Dolores Flo res, "Analisis por la tecnica PIXE de artefactos de oro del Museo Nacional de Antropologia", Antropologicas, 15, 1999, p.
The nuclear microscopy constitutes a group of imaging and analytical techniques composed of scanning transmission ion microscopy (STIM), particle induced X-ray emission (PIXE), and Rutherford backscattering (RBS) which uses focused MeV proton beam in a microprobe for analysis.
La tecnica PIXE (Particle Induced X ray Emission), de gran precision para el analisis cuantitativo de los elementos quimicos mas pesados, constituyo el procedimiento basico para el estudio de los objetos metalicos.
The use of biomonitors and PIXE analysis in the study of air pollution in Mexico City.
Kumar, V Menon et al., "Trace element studies on Tinospora cordifolia (Menispermaceae), Ocimum sanctum (Lamiaceae), Moringa oleifera (Moringaceae), and Phyllanthus niruri (Euphorbiaceae) using PIXE," Biological Trace Element Research, vol.
Omobuwajo et al., "PIXE analysis of some Nigerian anti-diabetic medicinal plants (II)," Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B: Beam Interactions With Materials and Atoms, vol.
Aerosol elemental composition by PIXE and aerosol absorption coefficients by Laser Integrating Plate Method.
PIXE analysis to estimate the elemental composition of ectomycorrhizal rhizomorphs grown in contact with different minerals in forest soil.
Additional analysis of the feldspar samples by x-ray diffraction (XRD), electron microprobe (EMP), micro x-ray fluorescence ([mu]XRF), and particle induced x-ray emission (PIXE) was performed in an attempt to determine the mechanism for the unassigned IR peak, as well as shifting within luminescent peak signatures.